Certain iPhone and iPad models that are jailbroken are actively at risk of malware that "listens" to outgoing SSL connections and attempts to pilfer the user's Apple ID and password. The information was detailed by researchers after being discovered by a Reddit user, who asked for advice about it on Reddit's Jailbreak board.
Samsung's recently launched range of Gear products -- the Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo, and Gear Fit -- have all gained support for a total of 20 Samsung smartphones and tablets, the company announced this evening. The support extends the number of devices with which the wearables can be used, making them a more attractive option for some.
Google's Project Ara modular smartphone will be hitting shelves in January 2015, said project leader Paul Eremenko during Ara's first developers' conference. This falls in line with word we've heard in the past, and while interested parties won't have to wait long to get one, the handset will initially be launching in gray.
Google's Project Ara, the modular smartphone effort, has been detailed in bits and pieces (pun intended) over past months, the latest of which being over on MIT's Technology Review. Along with some details on the project's current efforts, several shots of the phone's components and parts have been published.