Just a couple of days ago, we heard about some McDonalds-branded MP3 players that came with a side order of spyware, but that could be pretty easily dismissed, considering they used some generic made-in-China player for their purposes. This more recent news, however, is a little more disconcerting. It appears that about 1% of Video iPods shipped since September 12th are infected with RavMonE.exe, a menacing virus that cripples your computer’s security system. Worst yet, after downing your defences, it broadcasts your vulnerability to a number of shady websites to let them know that you are there for their hacking pleasure. Interestingly, this is a Windows-only virus: Apple says that “we are upset at Windows for not being more hardy against such viruses, and even more upset with ourselves for not catching it.”
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There are tons of deals from the Amazon Appstore that will be offered starting now and throughout the holiday shopping season. They say that they will have "hundreds of titles that are eitehr free... or available between 50-90% off" the regular price.
Case in point, if you head over to the Google Play Store right now, you'll find that Google is celebrating all Cyber Weekend with discounts on all sorts of content. This includes many popular apps and games
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Mellis was one of the people who came up with the now hugely popular Arduino platform and now he has come up with plans for people to build their own cell phone for about $200 in parts.
If you were hoping to save yourself some cash as you brave the Black Friday shopping crowds, you'll want to go somewhere other than the official Apple Stores.