If you have a Windows 7 or 8.x, chances are that you already upgraded to the latest Windows version.
What you probably don’t know is that Windows Update Delivery optimization (WUDO) has set up your computer in a Peer to Peer network to deliver updates for other Windows 10 users.
„Windows Update Delivery Optimization lets you get Windows updates and Windows Store apps from sources in addition to Microsoft. This…Read More
The Avira Browser is looking for a cool and catchy name. Submit your idea and win!
Heard about our newest product? If not, you’ll want to meet: The Avira Browser We’re not reinventing the browser. We’re…Read More
Besides Apple Music, iOS 9, and watchOS 2, this June was an exciting month for Mac developers with Apple’s presentation of OS X El Capitan at its Worldwide Developers Conference.
Codename: Made in California Named after a vertical rock formation in Yosemite National Park, the latest version of operating system suggests that…Read More
You might know us as the guys and girls making that awesome antivirus, but deep down inside most of us are geeks that love a good sci-fi movie, book or a damn good video game. And we are pretty excited about this year’s Gamescom.
Starting with the 5th of August up until the 9th, Cologne will be host to the biggest gaming convention in…Read More
Nowadays, our Personal Computers are able to perform a huge amount of tasks as we can find Applications for mostly everything one can imagine. Not to mention, we often have more than one App installed for the same kind of task. When does it become too much?
Probably most of you (me included), after buying a brand new and shiny computer, can’t wait to install all the…Read More
Without encryption you could not do online shopping, online banking or even downloads and updates over the internet without running an extreme risk.
Did you know that you are already using encryption in your browser without noticing it? The small lock icon in…Read More
You sure remember the big data breach that targeted the U.S. Office of Personnel Management, right? Well, the same group apparently attacked United Airlines.
The attack didn’t just happen yesterday though, but around the same time the US government was broken into. According to…Read More
Huge vulnerability disclosed this week for Android devices performing a remote code execution over MMS. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to increase the level of security on your smartphone.
We rely on smart security devices to protect our homes: alarms, smoke detectors, video surveillance and such. But what if…Read More
Continue to stay safe with Avira Antivirus – it works great on Windows 10!
We’re ready – are you? Windows 10 has arrived. You’ve heard all about it. You’ve read about it (honestly, it’s…Read More
When you have to work with thousands of files per day, it is generally a good idea to generate a hash of a file that would identify it on a unique way. A hash function is any function that can be used to map digital data of arbitrary size to digital data of fixed size.
There are many hashing algorithms to choose from. Here are the main factors to take into consideration when deciding which one…Read More