Australian man charged for selling 1 million Netflix and Spotify passwords.

Australian Federal Police have announced the arrest of an Australian man who is alleged to have been behind a website selling stolen usernames and passwords for streaming services. The website, called, is alleged to have had 120,000 users and contained over 1 million stolen Hulu, Netflix and Spotify passwords.  The arrest was said to … Read more

CoinHive cryptocurrency miner shuts down

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Popular cryptocurrency mining operation CoinHive, has officially closed.  CoinHive’s product was a web browser-based cryptocurrency miner. The miner, a Javascript application, could be loaded into any website. It was very popular with cryptocurrency faucet websites. Most used it as an additional source of income while sharing part of the profits with users. Mainstream sites such … Read more

Energizer Mobile announces a battery that’s also a phone

Energizer - POWER MAX P18K POP

The Energizer brand is known for a lot of things. Most obviously batteries, and that drumming bunny in their commercials. In recent years, however, it has been associated with cellphones. French phone manufacturer Avenir Telecom has licensed the brand and is selling phones through its Energizer Mobile division. Their latest phone, the P18K Pop, is … Read more