Olympic Note 8 for Pyeongchang-athletes

The Olympics are already almost back on. Dutch participants will return with the necessary gold paste, but also those who were unable to go due to Samsung not without empty hands at home. Samsung donates namely 4000 special editions of the Galaxy Note 8 to athletes and employees of the grand sporting event. Which only differs in appearance from the normal Note 8. Logo Notice, for example, on the white back with the gold Olympic logo. This variant is not in the loose sale. It is notable that athletes from…

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Gold for Schulting… by a slim suit?

You will not have gone unnoticed: Suzanne Schulting has today won a gold medal at the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang. In the preparation for that tournament, she got help from an unexpected corner: the techwereld. Samsung has designed a smart schaatspak that the Dutch shorttrackers even closer to perfection. And that helped. Schulting, and Sjinkie Knegt were the last months help of the technique with their training. Samsung has Sjinkie and Suzanne a so-called SmartSuit provided that their attitude on the ice, you can optimize. The custom-made schaatspak has a…

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New hi-res images of the Samsung Galaxy S9

The Samsung Galaxy S9 will be launched this weekend only presented to the world, but the closer we get to this point out how, more information we can find about the S9. So, there are today new hi-res images of Samsung’s new flagship to find. With thanks to Roland Quandt let these images latest S9. On Twitter gives Quandt us the images of the standard S9 in blue and black. Unfortunately, we get the other colors, and the S9 +, not to see, but these images give us a nice…

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Lenovo Mirage, the Camera makes 180-degree photos

This remarkable camera of Lenovo has two lenses. Together, they establish a wider picture than you’re used to, with an angle of view of 180 degrees. The result is ideal for virtual reality applications. The Mirage Camera itself has no screen, via a smartphone app, you can connect your phone a look as well. Livestream There is 16 GB of internal memory for storage, with the option to expand via micro-sd. Livestreamen to YouTube or directly backup to Google Photos is also an option, thanks to wi-fi or 4G. At…

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Help with tax returns 2017

You will soon also need help with your tax return? Computer Idea helps you. Every year helps Computer Idea you with your tax return. In the next issue of Computer Idea you will find our annual assistance with the tax return. Our Excel expert Wim de Groot you Computer Idea 7 to see how using an advanced excel file simple your tax return can fill. In addition, you can also directly see how much money you owe, or refunded. Online soon The excel file that your tax return can fill…

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Keyboard app Swype do not download

Swype is one of the best keyboard apps for smartphones to download for Android and iOS. The company behind it will stop the support of it and pulled the app from the downloadwinkels. Swype introduced the first in a way of text input on mobile phones, namely, by about the letters to wipe. You didn’t have more piece to tap, but the keyboard predicted the correct word based on the letters that you are consecutively touched. Now, this is a standard feature in many other keyboard apps, including the Android…

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Android P prevents eavesdropping apps

The risk of a person the camera of your phone without you even knowing is often exaggerated, but it is definitely a possibility. One that’s large enough for Google to decide to do something about it. By released code of Android P is detected that the operating system wants to prevent inactive apps the camera or the microphone can use. The time that an inactive program, the camera tries to use, will Android close the program and give an error message. With the microphone it works just a bit differently:…

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Google Pay replaces Android Pay, and Google Wallet

Google is the roll-out started Google Pay, a payment system that Android Pay, and Google Wallet to replace. In the United States, it is all so far, but in the Netherlands we have to wait a while. Google Pay is a app where you have different credit cards/debit cards to can associate, in addition to gift vouchers and cards. You can make online payments with performance, but also pay with your smartphone in physical stores is an option. The service has an additional layer of security built in, so credit…

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Imprisonment for fugitive internetpiraat

The French court has the administrator of an illegal streaming website to a prison sentence of two years condemned. Before his punishment can sit, should the authorities give him just find. Currently, he is a wanderer. That writes Torrentfreak today. The 41-year-old man in question was in 2011 arrested for running the site Streamiz, where free movies and series on were offered. At the time it was the most popular streaming site in the country with an average of 250,000 visitors per day. There were up to 40,000 different movies…

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‘Spotify is working on their own speaker

Many speakers nowadays offer support for Spotify. Now, it appears that the streaming service with its own speaker on the come up, in addition to possible other Spotify gadgets. There is at least to be suggested in the positions on the Spotify site, as discovered by Musically. They’re looking for new employees for the start-up of a line of ‘physical products’, which will later be described as ‘connected hardware’. Sounds like a clever speaker in the style of Sonos or Alexa. Wearables and headphones Last year, dove had a vacancy,…

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AC2600 router D-Link protects against malware

You might not say it, but this cube from D-Link is a router. And only one that focused specifically on security of smart devices. The AC2600 router is equipped with the Secure Home Platform from McAfee, anti-virus software for the internet-of-things. One of the tasks is to ensure that possibly infected devices, not other devices in your network, infect. Distribution This type of malware can, in this way, a fast and often undetected spread. Only an antivirus package on your pc is often not sufficient, in the opinion of the…

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Perfect sound for each ear with Nuraphone

Everyone hears music in his own way. Therefore, you can read also often different opinions about the same headphones; each ear distinguishes high and low tones are just a little different. The creators of the Nuraphone have found something. This headset makes a sound profile that fits with your personal experience. So are high tones, for example, which is more turned on, when you are this difficult to understand. Over-ear and in-ear Notable also is the form. It is a model that over the ears is worn, but on the…

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View the Winter games in Virtual Reality

In collaboration with Intel sends NBC has the winter Olympics in VR. By the NBC VR-application to download from the App Store or Google Play Store, is it possible to have up to 50 hours of sports in Virtual Reality. In the meantime, the Olympics are in full swing and we have all the necessary medals in the wait can drag. Eurosport broadcasts this year, the winter Olympics in Virtual Realty. By the Winter Olympics Eurosport VR app to download, you get access to a whopping 50 hours of virtual…

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Visit new Dutch locations within Street View

With Street View you can walk on Google Maps through the digital streets of the Netherlands. In addition, there are more and more locations that you can view, including since today, eight new. Among the offerings is something for everyone to find. Three universities (Groningen, Amsterdam and Eindhoven university of technology), Rotterdam Central station, Eindhoven Airport, museum of photography FOAM, Burgers’ Zoo and Carré theatre are now to visit without you there in front of the door. You can change the locations of close by looking them up on Google…

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Possible imprisonment for Swedish internetpiraten

In Sweden, new legislation examined those authorities, to establish illegal downloaders a prison sentence to impose. In extreme cases it can be up to six years. Reports that the site Torrentfreak. The local government is currently examining a bill which increased penalties to internetpiraten distributed. Also, fines are below. Or a sentence of imprisonment is actually imposed, depends on the ago financial damage to copyright owners. Uploaders and administrators Swedish internet users that once a movie via torrents retrieve it, do not have to be directly to worry. The custom…

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Help Horse Reality at a rapid gameserver

Since 2012 works Deloryan Hommers in an online simulation game that allows anyone to horses can breed, train and trade: Horse Reality. But now she has really a faster server is needed, and you can be a help. To march 3, running the Kickstarter campaign for Horse Reality, which Hommers five thousand euros want to collect to one year long a fast game server to be able to hire. Hommers: “That is really needed to keep the game nice and fast to run.” From 2 euro, you can Horse Reality…

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Play mysterious game and win bitcoin

Games to play do you usually do purely for the fun of it. You win nothing with it. But for MonteCrypto: The Bitcoin Enigma that is not true. Who is this game for the first, wins a bitcoin. In MonteCrypto, the players find themselves in a spooky mansion, where 24 different puzzles central. The creators promise a bitcoin to the person that they will be the first all cracks. Working with others is allowed, where the booty at the end of the ride can be shared. Each other counter, of…

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Chrome browser blocks annoying ads

Google lives from ads. Even more striking is that Chrome from now on certain online advertising blocks. Fine for Chrome users, but there is at Google, indeed, is there any self-interest. Google is one of the initiators behind the Coalition for Better Ads, where, among others, Microsoft and Facebook are part of. The purpose of this group was in the first instance, to investigate which ads as the most annoying experience. Now that it is clear, there may be measures to be taken. Thus, the annoying commercials now default in…

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Google delete button for the images to display in search results

Google is going the way of the images in the search results are displayed, adjust. It is not possible to get a larger version directly in the results view. Instead, you will be redirected to the original website where the image is stored. The wijzigiging comes after several companies, including Getty Images, have complained to the search engine about the illegal downloading of copyrighted photos and images. Users of Google Images could via the button ‘View image’ for a larger version of the picture viewing and instant download. Getty Images…

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Win a EM8617 OV2 Wi-fi Alarm system of Eminent

Your house is secure, that works today, soon in combination with a smartphone. That also goes for the EM8617 OV2 Wi-fi Alarm system of Eminent. When motion detection starts the siren to blare, and you get a push notification of it on your phone. The remote alarm on and off works through the free OV2-app. Convenient is also that there are guest accounts to create. This allows you, for example, temporarily the neighbours access when you’re on vacation, there is then no alarm is given. In the starterkit you will…

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Facebook begins testing Messenger Kids

Facebook is currently testing a chat app designed for children. At the moment the app is only available in America or we the app ever here in Europe, is still the question. Many companies and organisations have their concerns already expressed across Facebook and hope Facebook the app to remove it. The app is designed so that parents and their younger children in the holes while they are with friends and family can chat. The app is designed for kids of 6-12 years and in addition to chatting you can…

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Huawei under fire for fake reviews

Huawei has come under fire since the U.s. customers called online reviews for the Huawei Mate 10 Pro. The problem? That device is in that country is still not on sale. Writes, inter alia, the site 9to5Google. Huawei Mobile set at the end of January a call online on Facebook. Huawei-fans could win the opportunity to early a Level 10 Pro to try, but only if they are on the site of retail chain Best Buy a response to the device placed in the review section. Thus, it was elicited…

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Roll-out Android 8, for Galaxy S8 is going

Owners of a Samsung Galaxy S8 have a while to wait, but the roll-out of Android 8.0 (Oreo) is finally started. In some countries, is the update already available. The site Androidworld reports that the update this week would come out in the Netherlands, but now there is still the question of whether that in time will succeed. Samsung appears to be the update to have withdrawn at a later stage a newer version to be able to offer. O. a. in Belgium, Germany and France, is the update a…

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Online magazine Salon test cryptomining instead of ads

More and more people use an adblocker. This handy plug-in blocks all ads on a site. This has the big disadvantage that web sites that earn their living with online-ads is no more money intake. In the online magazine Salon, they had an idea: the creators allow the readers to choose between disabling the adblocker or the acceptance of cryptomining. In this way, can be a site that lives off of advertisements on a other way profitabel continue. The site will be your choice 24 hours remember, at the end…

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Microsoft fixes critical vulnerability in Skype is still not on

Microsoft is aware of a critical vulnerability in Skype, but solves it for now, not because this would be too much work. The current software would be too much need to be adjusted. Microsoft works prefer to a whole new Skype version, then the leak through an update to close in the current variant. That writes ZDNet, after the site by the discoverer of the leak, it was informed. Cyber criminals can use Skype to access the pc’s of users by, ironically, the process of updating Skype to the outside.…

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Robothond open door with a creepy manipulator

Boston Dynamics demonstrates in a new video how the robothonden of the company is now smart enough to choose the doors to open. A clever piece, but it also has something so spooky. In the video it is shown how a SpotMini for a closed door. Then there is the other SpotMini in the picture, which, with its gripper arm to open the door can do for his comrade. Then they go together through the door. Robots that itself doors can open, for example, can come in handy during rescue…

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