Category Archives: Technology News

iPhone 5s fingerprint swipe hacked already – took less than 48 hours

Very newsworthy on a technology blog, while I found the fingerprint swipe to be one of the coolest features of the newest iPhone, I really didn't think it would take that long for someone to figure out a way around it. At least I didn't they didn't have to lose a finger... Lets see how fast Apple can response to this flaw. By Matt Picht Newsy
Well, that didn’t last long. Less than 48 hours after Apple began selling its new iPhone 5s with the Touch ID fingerprint security system, someone’s managed to find a way around it. A member of the German hacker organization Chaos Computer Club posted a video to YouTube Sunday showing one of the new iPhones being hacked with a lifted fingerprint. (Via YouTube / star bug) Despite Apple’s claims about the advanced security of the...

Start button coming back with Windows “Blue” Update

"Windows 8 sucks" a complaint that I hear frequently from my clients. Okay, so it is not a complaint as much as it is a statement. The fact of the matter is that Microsoft changed the OS so much that people are lost in it. Microsoft started Windows 8 as an Operating System for tablets and phones to compete with Android and iOS. If they would have stopped there I think they would have been very successful. On a phone an don a tablets windows 8 is very cool. On the convertible laptops Windows 8 is okay also, but it has no place on a desktop or non touch screen laptop. In a year or so I think every one will be speaking of Windows 8 the way they speak about Vista. So Microsoft has heard the...