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How to add vaccine card to Apple Wallet

iOS 15.1 comes with a slew of exciting new features, including SharePlay and ProRes video recording for iPhone 13 Pro users. To add your COVID-19 vaccine card to Apple Wallet, you must have the QR code associated with it. If you have no idea how to do it, don’t worry. We have easy-to-follow instructions on…

Millions of Microsoft Teams users are in for a nasty surprise

Microsoft has set out timelines for the retirement of Microsoft Teams on Android versions 5, 6 and 7. The most recent supported versions will be available via the Play Store for two months after each retirement date. Around 360 million Android devices will no longer have access to a supported version of the Teams client…

Facebook to refocus its efforts toward serving younger users

Facebook and Instagram will put even more emphasis on video, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in a conference call with investors. The company is being accused of misrepresentation after spending years showing huge growth but leaving out key demographics. “Our goal is to help the metaverse reach a billion people,” Zuckerberg said.   Click here to…

You can now get a Fisher-Price Chatter toy telephone that actually works

The Chatter toy telephone has been around since the 1960s. New version is Bluetooth-enabled and can be used to make and receive calls via an iPhone or Android phone. Has the trademark “wobbly eyes” and wheels that work, so you can whizz it around your desk. Will be available from today at BestBuy in the…

A piece of cloth to clean your Apple devices will cost you $19

Apple is launching a $19 cloth that it says can be used to clean the displays — and nano- texture glass — on any Apple device. Other than having an Apple logo stamped on it, it’s unclear how the cloth is any different from a typical microfiber cloth. Did we mention the cloth comes free…

Scam artists are recruiting English speakers for business email campaigns

Business Email Compromise (BEC) schemes can be simple to execute and are among the most devastating for a business. A BEC scam will usually start with a phishing email, tailored and customized depending on the victim. Threat actors need to be able to communicate effectively in order to succeed in these endeavors. If they are…

The best Windows 11 themes

Windows Insiders are finding more ways to make the new Windows 11 OS more personalized. Microsoft has brought back widgets for the home screen and made the start menu more customizable. Our favorites are Glow, an eclipse-like package that cycles through various hues, and Sunrise, which offers a selection of tundra-based sunrise photographs.   Click…

This devious cyberattack might be selling off your internet bandwidth

Security researchers have flagged a new malware family that’s siphoning off the bandwidth of their victims. In much the same fashion cryptomining malware attempt to monetize the CPU cycles of the victims. Threat actors have begun abusing internet-sharing apps, commonly known as proxyware. This new type of malware could eventually become popular enough to pose…

The latest app to get a Windows 11 redesign? The humble Notepad

Windows 11 is out, but the process of updating the operating system’s built-in apps continues. Over the weekend, screenshots leaked for an as-yet-unannounced redesign of the Notepad app. The screenshots show fewer menu options and a larger, more touch-friendly amount of padding. When available, the app updates will be downloadable from the Microsoft Store.  …