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Facebook wants to start the 2020s on the right privacy footing, and it's about to make that abundantly clear to most of its users. The social network is planning to prompt almost 2 billion people ...
Tuesday, 28 January 2020
Pinterest is joining the AR makeup game. From today, Pinners will be able to virtually try on lipstick from brands such as Sephora, Urban Decay, NYX and Lancôme before they buy, using a new Try ...
Tuesday, 28 January 2020
Google will now answer your Android-related problems on Twitter, and you don't even have to slide into its DMs. The company has announced that it's now assisting users who tweet their issues ...
Tuesday, 28 January 2020
[My EFF colleague Bill Budington has a fantastic report on all the ways that Ring surveils its own customers. Caveat emptor, indeed. -Cory] Ring isn't just a product that allows users to surveil their ...
Tuesday, 28 January 2020
“I design Unnecessary Inventions for fun,” says IMGURian @rightcoastguy, who was challenged by fellow users to make this truly silly and wacky invention. “Meet the SockNoMore.” I like it. I would... sheepishly ...
Monday, 27 January 2020
Finnish company Eve focuses on crowd-developed products, taking input from gamers and power users to shape hardware designs. In 2017 the Eve V, a convertible tablet similar to the Microsoft Surface, was ...
Monday, 27 January 2020
Documents show that the antivirus company Avast has been selling its users' internet browsing data, through a subsidiary named Jumpshot, to clients that include Pepsi, Google, and Microsoft, reports Motherboard. ...
Monday, 27 January 2020
The popular antivirus program Avast has been selling users data to giant companies like Google, Home Depot, Microsoft and Pepsi, a joint investigation by Motherboard and PCMag found. Avast reportedly scraped ...
Monday, 27 January 2020
Vine replacement Byte already seems to be a success, gathering not only former Vine users but the TikTok crowd, too. With that popularity has come a new problem, however: comment spam. In particular, the ...
Monday, 27 January 2020
Mac users are getting hit with Shlayer, a malware that installs an “Any Search” bar on their computer, reports Lifehacker. It's easy to avoid Shlayer and most other Mac (and Windows) malware - never click ...
Saturday, 25 January 2020
... no checks and balances and virtually no penalties for abuse, and users who complain can attract "copystrikes" -- three of these, and you lose your account and your videos, permanently, with no appeal. Filter ...
Saturday, 25 January 2020
TechRepublic: The reporting of bugs is stuck in the early 2000s and needs to evolve into something end users won't hesitate to use. Read all  ...
Friday, 24 January 2020
Last week, Google upset desktop users when it changed the appearance of Search. The changes were relatively minor, showing companies' favicons next to link previews, but critics argue that the changes ...
Friday, 24 January 2020
Many users, beginners and advanced are sometimes confused on how the PATH environment variable is handled on Linux. Read all  ...
Friday, 24 January 2020
... largest government funded drug consumption rooms, H17, where users can safely smoke or inject their drugs with clean needles and medical staff on hand. This has resulted in the local areas being safer ...
Thursday, 23 January 2020
TikTok users will soon be able to choose from a huge variety of independent music to accompany their videos. Merlin, a digital rights agency for indie record labels, has signed a global partnership with ...
Thursday, 23 January 2020
Now that the latest iPhones have embraced the wireless charging revolution, there’s really no excuse for not having a wireless charger of your own. But even the best wireless chargers don’t allow users ...
Thursday, 23 January 2020
18. EA to brick Tetris phone app
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
A popular, official Tetris app is going to get bricked. Users of Tetris Blitz fired up the game yesterday to be given a smarmy "it's time to say goodbye" message from the publisher. Hello Fans, We ...
Thursday, 23 January 2020
Microsoft is making Bing the default search engine in Chrome -- for business users, that is. The tech giant has announced that when enterprise customers install Office 365 ProPlus Version 2002 or update ...
Thursday, 23 January 2020
Twitter, where Donald Trump posted 123 bonkers tweets today and Nazis and psyops bots roam free, is rolling out a pop-up feature that lets users add an emoji reaction to a Direct Message, kind of like ...
Thursday, 23 January 2020
21. Zorin OS 15.1 Review
(English/Linuxtoday)
Zorin OS touts itself as a Windows alternative and is targeting Windows users that are looking to switch to Linux. Read all  ...
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
... used to hack Whatsapp users in more than 20 countries, primarily journalist, activists and human rights workers, on behalf of dictators and corporate spies. Read the rest Read all  ...
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Spotify is testing a new feature that lets influencers share Stories alongside their public playlists, TechCrunch reports. Spotify's version will allow select users to share video clips that contain ...
Tuesday, 21 January 2020
If you want to delete an existing user in Ubuntu or any other Linux distribution, you can use the userdel command in the terminal. Read all
Tuesday, 21 January 2020