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Over 419 million phone numbers linked to Facebook users exposed online

Over 419 million phone numbers linked to Facebook users exposed online

San Francisco: In yet another data breach, over 419 million phone numbers linked to Facebook users have been discovered in an open online...Read More

Sex tech startups protest outside Facebook office in US over ad ban policy

Sex tech startups protest outside Facebook office in US over ad ban policy

The founders, employees and supporters of sex tech startups were up in arms against Facebook's advertising policies with respect to what ...Read More

Slack launches encryption keys for better user control

Slack launches encryption keys for better user control

California: Slack has announced that it is launching Enterprise Key Management (EKM), a new tool that allows customers to control their e...Read More

Is it the end of road for bike-sharing firms?

Is it the end of road for bike-sharing firms?

Singapore: There have been strong rumours that Mobike, one of the Chinese companies that pioneered dockless bike-sharing around the world...Read More

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Nintendo introduces new Labo kit that brings virtual reality to Switch

Kyoto Prefecture [Japan]: Nintendo has introduced a new Labo Kit to make its Switch gaming console a little more interesting for the young.

Bank data of millions exposed

Bank data of millions exposed

Mumbai: A report in TechCrunch on Wednesday revealed that India’s largest bank forgot to secure a key server hosting sensitive informatio...Read More

WhatsApp giving rise to child pornography

WhatsApp giving rise to child pornography

San Francisco: Traders of child pornography have been using WhatsApp to distribute their disturbing content without much of a hurdle, sai...Read More

Kerala-based security engineer spots bug in Microsoft Office 365, Outlook

Kerala-based security engineer spots bug in Microsoft Office 365, Outlook

New Delhi; A Kerala-based application security engineer has won bug bounty from Microsoft for discovering a series of vulnerabilities tha...Read More

Instagram testing ‘tap-to-advance’ feature to browse through posts

Instagram testing ‘tap-to-advance’ feature to browse through posts

San Francisco : Facebook-owned photo-messaging platform Instagram is testing “tapping” as a replacement of scrolling through posts on the...Read More

Facebook testing voice commands in Messenger

Facebook testing voice commands in Messenger

San Francisco: Facebook is testing voice commands for chat and calls in its Messenger platform. According to a report in TechCrunch on Fr...Read More

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FB admits using phone no. to provide targeted ads

San Francisco : Facebook has admitted that the phone numbers that its users provide for security purposes are being used to target them w...Read More

Facebook admits using your phone number to provide targeted ads

Facebook admits using your phone number to provide targeted ads

San Francisco: Facebook has admitted that the phone numbers that its users provide for security purposes are being used to target them wi...Read More

Snapchat to shut down its digital payment service ‘Snapcash’

Snapchat to shut down its digital payment service ‘Snapcash’

San Francisco: Photo-messaging app Snapchat is reportedly terminating its digital peer-to-peer payment service “Snapcash” on August 30, e...Read More

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Facebook shrinks doubtful stories to fight fake news 

San Francisco : After Facebook’s red warning labels to flag fake news backfired, the social networking giant is now literally sizeing dow...Read More

Google unveils its standalone task management app

Google unveils its standalone task management app

New York: Tech giant Google announced the launch of a new standalone app called Google Tasks, which will enable users to create their own...Read More

Soon, WhatsApp will let you transfer money across India

Soon, WhatsApp will let you transfer money across India

San Francisco : Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp is testing a new payments feature in India that aims to allow people to send mo...Read More

Apple apologises, fixes login security flaw through update

Apple apologises, fixes login security flaw through update

San Francisco: Apple has reportedly apologised and rolled out an update to fix a major security flaw in its Mac operating system (OS) tha...Read More

Now answer questions before joining Facebook Group

Now answer questions before joining Facebook Group

Ensuring that right persons are added in a Group, Facebook has rolled out a feature that allows admins to set up three questions for peop...Read More

From the world of social media : Here’s what is happening at three info tech giants

From the world of social media : Here’s what is happening at three info tech giants

Curbing fake news: Work underway at Facebook  

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Soon, Twitter to identify your BFF

New York : You will no longer miss the tweets from your best friend as Twitter is testing a new feature that highlights tweets from a sel...Read More

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