Hackers Release New Variant Of ‘Mac Defender’ Malware Called MacGuard

Yesterday Apple announced an update to Mac OS X that would be released over the next few days which is designed to get rid of the Mac Defender malware, and now it seems the hackers behind the Mac Defender malware have released a new variant.

The new malware is called ‘MacGuard’ and it is designed to be installed on your Mac when you visit an infected website, and it looks like this one is potentially more dangerous than the last as it doesn’t require an administrator password to be installed.

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Google Maps For Android Gets Updated

Google has updated its Google Maps for Android, the latest version is Google Maps 5.5 and it comes with a range of new features, which include making in easier to check in and out of places, rate various locations and get travel information.

The latest version of Google Maps for Android adds check in and rate and review buttons to Places, and you can now also edit your home and work address for latitude.

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NowStream Enables You To Stream Torrents Directly To Your iPhone (video)

NowStream is a new iPhone application which has been designed to rethink the way people consume media on their mobile devices. NowStream enables users to easily use one-tap streaming from sources never before supported on the iPhone.

The new application is the very same that was recently showcased at the TechCrunch Hackathon in New York and has been designed and built by Sohail Prasad.

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Samsung Announces AF315 All In One 3D PC

Samsung has added a new all in one PC to its range with the launch of the Samsung AF315 All In One 3D PC, and it features a 32 inch Full High Definition display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

The Samsung AF315 features an ultra thin bezel, and it comes with an Intel Core i5 processor, has 4GB of RAM and an AMD Radeon HD6730M 1GB graphics card.

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YouTube Celebrates Its 6th Birthday With Over 3 Billion Views A Day

This month YouTube celebrates its sixth birthday after being launched back in 2005 and will be celebrating even harder with the news that last weekend it passed the 3 billion views a day mark, a 50% increase over last year.

To put this in to some sort of perspective YouTube compares it to, “ the equivalent of nearly half the world’s population watching a YouTube video each day, or every U.S. resident watching at least nine videos a day.” Wow.. I wonder what the bandwidth bill is for that sort of traffic would be?

 

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AT&T LTE Arriving In 5 US Cities This Summer

AT&T has today announced that it will be rolling out its new LTE service across 5 US cities this summer and will be looking to add another 10 or more cities in the second half of 2011, which are yet to be named.

AT&T’s plan is to bring their LTE service to over 70 million Americans by the end of 2011 and is also planning to add an additional twenty 4G devices to its mobile portfolio before the year is out.

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Dungeons & Dragons, Daggerdale Arrives On Xbox Live Acrade And PC (video)

If you have been waiting for the arrival of the highly anticipated Dungeons & Dragons: Daggerdale console game, your wait is now over as it has now arrived on Xbox Live Arcade and PC.

Created by Atari the new Dungeons & Dragons:  Daggerdale game is a hack and slash action role playing game set in the deep mythology of the Forgotten Realms, and is the first Dungeons & Dragons video game for connected consoles. Check out the launch trailer after the jump.

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HTC Working On New Mango Windows Phone 7 Devices

HTC already has some Windows Phone 7 devices on the market, and it looks like they have a few more planned for later this year to coincide with the launch of the latest version of Microsoft’s mobile OS Windows Phone 7 Mango.

HTC’s CEO, Peter Chou recently told Reuters that the company is currently working on some new Windows Phone 7 devices for Windows Phone 7 Mango, although he didn’t give any details on the actual hardware specifications.

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Angry Bird iPad 2 Cases Allow You To Choose Your Favourite Character

If you are a fan of the Angry Bird iPad games you can now show your admiration for the game by protecting your iPad in an Angry Bird case specifically designed to keep your iPad or iPad 2 safe from flying birds.

The new range of cases are available to purchase from iWOWcases for $19.95 and come depicting the Yellow Bird, Red Bird, Green Bird, Blue Bird, Black Bird and Green Pig King, allowing you to choose your favourite bird or pig.

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Sony’s S Series Notebooks Get Core i5 And i7 Processors

Sony has updated its Vaio S Series range of notebooks with Intel’s latest Core i5 and Core i7 processors, and it now also comes with an optional battery which Sony claims will give you up to a massive 15 hours of battery life.

The Sony Vaio S Serries features a 13.3 inch display, and  a choice of two Intel Core i5 processor and one Intel Core i7 processor, plus 4GB of RAM as standard with the option to upgrade to 8GB.

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Samsung 950 Series 3D LED Monitor Now Shipping

Samsung have this week announced that their new fantastic looking 950 Series 3D LED monitors has now started shipping. The new innovatively shaped monitor was first showcased back in CES this year and features a 27 inch screen size with 1920 x 1080 pixels of native screen resolution.

The new monitors also come with Samsung Apps and Smart Hub installed and are equipped with Samsung’s Ultra Clear Panel technology. Together with full HD resolution, a 2Ms response time, a 1000:1 contrast ratio, D-SUB, HDMI, DisplayPort and DVI-DualLink connectivity.

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LG Revolution Hits Verizon Tomorrow For $249.99

We heard a rumor recently that the new LG Revolution would be available on Verizon Wireless from tomorrow the 26th of May, and Verizon has just confirmed that it will start selling the LG Revolution from tomorrow.

The LG Revolution will be available for $249.99 from Verizon Wireless, and you will have to sign up for a new 2 year contract, and it will come with Android 2.2 Froyo.

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