Archive for February, 2013

Mozilla’s Firefox launches smartphone operating system software

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Mozilla Firefox web browser has announced handsets based on its operating system for mobile smartphones.In a press conference ahead of Mobile World Congress, Mozilla said that 18 operators including Deutsche Telekom and Telefonica, were signed up. The mobiles smartphones will go head to head with established software from Apple iOS and Google’s Android division. Mozilla […]

Google’s privacy data policy under fire by EU

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, February 25, 2013

EU data watchdogs plan to take action against Google by this summer over the web giant’s current privacy policy, French privacy regulator CNIL has said.Since March 2012, Google has been combining data from across its sites to potentially better target adverts – which regulators see as “high risk” to people’s privacy. Last October, the firm […]

Job interviews by Skype- how to best use the technology

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, February 22, 2013

A new process is starting to take place- job interviews by Skype- but how do make the best use of the technology?As more online interviews starts to take the place of the face-to-face interview, is it easier or harder now to use SKype? Today the trick to making a good impression at interviews may be […]

APT Chinese hacking- new Advance Persistent Threat revealed by new research

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Further to Dyenamic Solutions’ post this week- Hackers are hunting for clues about you- the Comment Group new research by Mandiant has colloborrated and expanded on the threat that what appears to be Chinese state sponsered hacking and theft is Advanced, Persistent and a major Threat to English speaking businesses around the world.Both Napoleon and […]

Hackers are hunting for clues about you- the Comment Group

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, February 18, 2013

When US security experts started looking into some of the highest profile hacks in recent years – one particular criminal group kept on coming to their attention.The Comment Group, which industry insiders say is based in China, offer hacking for hire – be it for individuals, corporations or governments. It got its name from what […]

Electronic betting machines- the crack cocaine of the gambling industry

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Friday, February 15, 2013

Gamblers in Wales alone have spent more than £1.5 billion on electronic betting machines found in bookmakers and casinos last year according to new research.It is the equivalent of £650 a year for every adult in Wales who gambled on fixed odds casino games machines. However estimates show that gamblers in England stake even more […]

Samsung gains tablet market share as Apple’s dominance decreases

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Samsung has doubled its share of the tablet market in the last three months of 2012 according to research from IDC.Samsung which makes the Galaxy range of tablets sold 7.9 million units- up from 2.2 million a year ago, taking its market share to 15.1%. The market leader Apple with it’s iPad saw its share […]

Number of technology patents hits new record

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Monday, February 11, 2013

Last year 14,205 patent applications for technology related products and technologies were filed.In 2011 that figure was 11,974, showing an increase of 19% in 2012. The cost of filing a patent varies from country to country, but prices start at £230 in the UK. Graphene had been a particularly popular patent subject in 2012, as […]

Twitter’s video social media Vine gets X rating

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Thursday, February 7, 2013

Surprise, surprise- as suggested by the Dyenamic Solution’s post last month Twitter launches Vine video sharing service in which we warned about potential content issues- Apple have re rated Twitter’s social media Vine video service.Vine – Twitter’s new video clip sharing app – has had its age rating increased to 17+ on Apple’s store, the […]

Safe Internet Day- Connect with Respect

By Dyenamic Solitions - Last updated: Tuesday, February 5, 2013

The theme for Safer Internet Day 2013 is Online Rights and Responsibilities with the slogan “Connect with Respect”.Safer Internet Day 2013 is taking place today on 5th February, and this will be the tenth anniversary of the event. Get involved and help raise awareness of internet safety for this year’s Safer Internet Day. There are […]