updated 04:30 pm EDT, Mon May 5, 2014
Patriot launches new Stellar Boost XT and Stellar Lite USB OTG storage systems
Memory storage company Patriot has announced the release of two new additions to its Stellar USB On-The-Go memory storage ecosystem -- the Stellar Boost XT and Stellar Lite -- offering USB storage compatible with Android and Windows mobile devices. Both featuring a dual connector design for MicroUSB and USB connection options, the Boost XT is equipped with USB 3.0 connectivity, and the Lite with USB 2.0.
John McAfee launches new encrypted private messaging app
John McAfee, former CEO of the anti-virus software that bears his name, has launched a new messaging app called Chadder. Focusing on encryption and security, the app -- produced by McAfee's new company, Future Tense Private Systems -- ensure that the only recipient of a message is a the intended receiver.
Users are required to provide a nickname, username and password upon sign-up, and then can either add their email address and mobile number or generate a code to share and connect with desired individuals. Now available for Android and Windows Phone, an iOS version is anticipated to launch in the common weeks.