Tag Archives: Software

23Apr/21

Use of Stalkerware and Spyware Apps Increase by 93% since Lockdown Began in the UK

Avast (LSE: AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy products, reveals there has been a 93% increase in the use of spyware and stalkerware apps1 in the UK since lockdown measures were first introduced. In the past year, Avast has protected over 4,585 users in the UK from apps capable of spying, and 165,049 users across the globe. Continue reading

21Apr/21

Wix Launches Spaces by Wix App for Customers to Engage with Wix Business Owners on Mobile

Wix (Nasdaq: WIX), a leading global SaaS platform to create, manage and grow an online presence, today announced the launch of Spaces by Wix, a native mobile app for customers to engage and transact with businesses built on Wix. Extending to mobile furthers Wix’s vision to provide Wix users with a full business solution and provides their customers with a best-in-class experience to interact with the business. Continue reading

29Mar/21

Experiential Travel Company Launches To Help People ‘Move Beyond The Nest’

Beyond the Nest, a new experiential travel company, has launched with the aim of supporting people ready to take the first step of recalibrating their lives, whether they’re empty nesters looking to rediscover themselves and reboot their lives, or just opening their world to new experiences after a year of working from home. Continue reading

22Mar/21

Opera Touch for iOS celebrates its 3rd anniversary with revamped UI and changes its name to Opera

Today, Opera (NASDAQ: OPRA) is announcing a major rebranding of its award-winning browser Opera Touch on iOS, which now changes its name to Opera. This rebranding marks a new milestone for the Norwegian browser maker. The company is unifying its brand and products across all platforms to offer users a seamless browsing experience on all their devices. Continue reading

24Feb/21

Opera continues its growth in Africa with launch of Hype, an in-browser chat service for Opera Mini users

Opera (NASDAQ: OPRA) is announcing the launch of its new dedicated chat service Hype, built into mobile web browser Opera Mini. With the introduction of Hype, Opera is rethinking the concept of mobile browsers, providing users with a personalized, engaging browsing experience that enables seamless surfing, sharing and communication – without compromising speed or driving increased data consumption. Continue reading

25Jan/21

Who Knows Generation Z Best? Soul App Gives the Answer as A New Social Playground for A Hundred Million Gen Z

SHANGHAI, Jan. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Social networking has not been a “blue ocean”, but a rising star is indeed leading the market. Soul App – Chinese version, a representative of new social connections, has recently reached over 100 million registered users and over 30 million monthly active users (MAU) around the world. Topping the Social category list of the App Store in mainland China, SOUL has been a key player in this industry. With their aggressive market entry plans into oversea markets, Soul App has already launched in North America, Japan, and South Korea. Continue reading

08Dec/20

Avast Cybersecurity Experts Predict Covid-19 Vaccination Scams and Deepfake Disinformation Campaigns for 2021

Cybersecurity experts at Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy products, foresee more Covid-19 vaccination scams, abuse of weak home office infrastructures, enterprise VPN infrastructure and providers, and ransomware attacks in 2021. Avast also expects deepfake disinformation campaigns and other malicious AI-generated campaigns to gain more traction. Specifically, on the Android platform, Avast experts predict further adware attacks, fleeceware scams, and stalkerware usage. Read more

21Sep/20

Trust Payments partners with Wakanda Messenger to empower Africans around the world

Trust Payments, the global unified payments group for global pay-in, pay-out and customer journey technologies, has partnered with social network, messaging and e-commerce startup Wakanda Messenger to provide the payments element for their online marketplace and money remittance service. Wakanda Messenger, developed by Kemit Kingdom, will be widely available on iPhone and Android from 15 October 2020. It has already launched its Beta app in Africa and Europe to a selected audience of 20,000 trial users. Read more

20Sep/20

Oracle Chosen As TikTok’s Secure Cloud Provider

Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL) announced today that it was chosen to become TikTok’s secure cloud technology provider. This technical decision by TikTok was heavily influenced by Zoom’s recent success in moving a large portion of its video conferencing capacity to the Oracle Public Cloud. Read more

26Aug/20

Elementor Launches the First Centralized ‘Mission Control’ for Pro Website Design On WordPress

Elementor, the leading WordPress website building platform, announced today that with their new version 3.0 release, website designers can, for the first time, implement an advanced and comprehensive design system on WordPress sites.

Elementor’s new functionality gives web design professionals the ability to view and control any web element on their sites from a centralized hub, thus streamlining the implementation of a design system. With it, users can now apply sitewide changes to overall layout, typography, color, style, images, logos, favicons, buttons, and form fields. Read more