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Digital Offers: Become a certified hacker for only $59

As the online landscape grows and changes, so does the requirement for security. One tried and true way of testing security is to crack through it, after all, it’s easier to know what needs to be fixed once something breaks through. Believe it or not, this is actually a job known as ethical hacking, and the people who can do such tasks, they are in high demand.

Companies, especially ones that work primarily online, would rather have someone on payroll  [Read More…]

The Google Pixel is IP53 certified — here’s what that means

Phones don’t make good dive buddies. But it’s important to know what those certification numbers mean.

One spec you won’t find on the sheet for the new Google Pixel and Pixel XL is their IP53 certification. Google has confirmed that like the HTC 10 that they resemble, both Pixel phones are indeed tested and rated with an ingress protection score. Let’s have a look at what that really means.

Your new Pixel won’t be waterproof. Not  [Read More…]

This weekend’s best tech deals: Nexus 5X and 6P, 6 pack certified USB type-C cables

Welcome to the weekend edition of our best tech deals from around the web. The highly acclaimed Nexus 6P is back on sale for just $ 399 at Amazon. It is one of the best Android devices you can get today with its gorgeous 2K 5.7″ AMOLED display, high powered processor, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of

LG G5 and V10 now certified for enterprise and military use

LG has announced that the G5 and the V10 have both been certified by the U.S. National Information Assurance Partnership for use in enterprise and military programs.

The NIAP uses the internationally recognized Common Criteria Evaluation and Validation Scheme to evaluate conformity with security standards in 25 different countries, including the U.S., Canada, France, Germany, India, Japan, South Korea and the United Kingdom.

LG mentions that a big part of the device security on the G5 and  [Read More…]

Samsung’s KNOX gets certified for regulated industry use in China and France

Samsung has announced that government agencies in both China and France have certified KNOX for use by regulated industries. Having its secure platform certified in new markets means Samsung will be able to push forward with forming contracts with government authorities, as well as parties previously locked behind regulated access.

Following certification in the UK, Samsung and authorities deployed the latest Galaxy hardware for testing. Dr. Injong Rhee, Executive Vice President and Head of R&D, Software  [Read More…]

OnePlus 2 Mini certified on TENAA with 4.99-inch FHD display, Snapdragon 810

It looks like OnePlus is getting ready to launch a smaller variant of the OnePlus 2. A device with model number One E1000 has been certified by China’s TENAA, giving us a look at the possible hardware on offer.

Samsung KNOX certified by the UK government on Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge

Samsung has announced that both the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge have been certified by the UK government for data-at-rest. Samsung is the first mobile phone manufacturer to receive said certification from the Communications and Electronics Security Group (CESG). Both smartphones are now recommended for use by government and public sector organizations, including police forces, hospitals, and local councils.

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Adobe Certified Training: Lifetime access to expert tutorials, 84% off

In today’s world it’s almost a social prerequisite to have a fundamental understanding of Adobe’s suite of products. Whether you’re a journalist that needs to superimpose your publication’s logo into your article’s featured image, a restaurateur that needs a gripping logo design for his/her franchise, an exciting skateboarder who needs a sizzling video reel to go pro, or just about ANY position you can think of — Adobe is THE software developer for the modern creative professional.  [Read More…]

The World’s first Tor certified phone is a Boss

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CES 2015 rolls on with some great news in the Android security space.  The duo of Briggs & Spriggs announced The Boss phone alongside an Indegogo campaign.  Why is this device so important?  The Boss is the first phone of its kind in the US market, and it is a beast.  The fully unlocked 7” UHD machine sports a 1900×1200 resolution, a Meditek octa-core processor,  [Read More…]

Adobe Certified Training: Lifetime access to expert tutorials, 84% off

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In today’s world it’s almost a social prerequisite to have a fundamental understanding of Adobe’s suite of products. Whether you’re a journalist that needs to superimpose your publication’s logo into your article’s featured image, a restaurateur that needs a gripping logo design for his/her franchise, an exciting skateboarder who needs a sizzling video reel to go pro, or just about ANY position you can think  [Read More…]