updated 11:45 pm EST, Wed March 5, 2014
Avira Free Mac Security adds Time Machine optimization, improved real-time tracking
Avira has updated its security software for Mac, offering performance enhancements and new security features, including Avira Protection Cloud and Avira Browser Safety. Avira produces free anti-virus and security software for PC, Mac, Android and iOS. Free Mac Security now includes optimized Time Machine back-ups, and an increase in scan performance for scheduled scanning. Quarantine management is also featured, as well as real-time detection of zero-day threats and notifications through Apple Notification Center. Avira's anti-virus software can be downloaded online.
WeTransfer for iPhone sends large photo and video files within seconds
WeTransfer launched for iPhone on iTunes this week, offering users the ability to send large media files quickly. WeTransfer offers 10GB of transferring for free, and can send multiple high-resolution photos and videos without requiring signing up. Users can double tap to select multiple items, double swipe to scroll between months, and tap and hold to previous content that is to be sent over email. WeTransfer's iOS app requires iOS 7.0 or later.