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Warning sounded over medical apps

By the time a health app is properly assessed, it is no longer on the market.

Researchers around the world, including Australia, are warning that none of the 165,000 available medical apps have been properly tested – so how do you know which ones work, and which ones could endanger your health?

WhatsApp gets full encryption

WhatsApp co-founders announce the changes on their blog on Tuesday.

Law authorities attempting to access private citizens' phone messages and telephone calls have suffered an enormous setback with cross platform messaging service WhatsApp announcing full encryption for their one billion users.


This year the AFL grand final will screen on free-to-air in HD for the first time, but is that reason enough to buy a ...

This year has marked a turning point, with television manufacturers focused once more on picture quality, but is it time to upgrade your HD TV? First, we have to look at 2016's marketing buzzwords, and see which you care about.