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Google Will Make Biometric Authentication Mechanisms in Android P More Secure

2 hours ago   |   Linuxtoday   |   2 articles

Softpedia: As biometric authentication mechanisms like fingerprint scanning and face unlocking are becoming more and more popular among Android users, Google has to make them...
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Google's new Account Hub is something every tech giant should copy

Google's new Account Hub is something every tech giant should copy

3 hours ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport

Google has rolled out an update to the Google Account Hub on Android, centralizing information about your data, privacy, security, and recurring payments in one place. Given...
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Google Account update brings easier navigation and better security tools

Google Account update brings easier navigation and better security tools

6 hours ago   |   PhoneDog   |   4 articles

Heads up, Google users, because an important update is now going out for Google Account. The updated Google Account experience adds features to make it easier to navigate your...
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The future of AI relies on a code of ethics

7 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Facebook has recently come under intense scrutiny for sharing the data of millions of users without their knowledge. We've also learned that Facebook is using AI to predict...
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Viber Survey Highlights Key Consumer Data Privacy Concerns

Viber Survey Highlights Key Consumer Data Privacy Concerns

7 hours ago   |   Android Headlines

Viber has recently published the results of a survey that it took containing the data from responses of over 1,500 people, highlighting key consumer data privacy concerns, and...
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Liberal MP introduces private member's bill to increase the privacy commissioner's powers

Liberal MP introduces private member's bill to increase the privacy commissioner's powers

8 hours ago   |   MobileSyrup

Liberal MP Nathaniel Erskine-Smith put forward a private member's bill in Parliament today aimed at increasing the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada's ability to...
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Facebook takes fight against fake news to more countries & ups machine learning efforts around bad actors

9 hours ago   |   Marketing Land   |   2 articles

The company announced a number of new initiatives to stop the spread of misinformation on the platform.
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Google Account Settings Remade For Transparency, Ease Of Use

Google Account Settings Remade For Transparency, Ease Of Use

9 hours ago   |   Android Headlines   |   5 articles

Web giant Google has heavily revamped the Google Account screen on Android to make data more transparent and easier to access, and for an easier experience all around. The...
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Over half of Americans would stop using an app if their messages could be read by others

9 hours ago   |   ZDnet

Social media platforms must evolve to higher privacy standards - to stop their users leaving for more secure channels.
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UNICEF USAVoice: UNICEF Offers Companies Guidance On Protecting And Empowering Kids Online

9 hours ago   |   Forbes   |   13 articles

As the European Union launches new online privacy protections, and the Pew Research Center releases a report on record levels of American teens' use of social media, UNICEF &...
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Landmark Supreme Court decision lets states force online stores to pay sales tax

Landmark Supreme Court decision lets states force online stores to pay sales tax

A contentious case has reached a rather contentious ruling in the Supreme Court today, and in a 5-4 decision, the highest court in the United States found that states can... Read more ...

Here's why Fortnite shopping carts are giving Epic Games such a big headache

Here's why Fortnite shopping carts are giving Epic Games such a big headache

One of Fortnite's biggest draws is that it's constantly updated with new things, like limited-time events or fancy weapons. While the steady drip of tweaks and additions help... Read more ...

Steam's Summer Sale is now live with oodles of PC game discounts

Steam's Summer Sale is now live with oodles of PC game discounts

Get ready to empty your wallet. Heads up, PC gamers: it's time to break out your wallets for the annual slaughter of your bank account. Read more ...

3 Best Powerline Network Adapters in 2018

3 Best Powerline Network Adapters in 2018

Powerline network adapters are handy devices that help you expand your home network coverage. There's another way to expand your home network and cover more parts of the house... Read more ...

Google Assistant update makes conversations more natural

Google Assistant update makes conversations more natural

In its attempt to streamline the way people interact with its Assistant, Google announced it has released a new update that makes chatting with the personal digital assistant... Read more ...

Oculus Summer Sale 2018: the best time to stock up on VR games is right now

Oculus Summer Sale 2018: the best time to stock up on VR games is right now

Your wallet might already be hurting from the 2018 Steam Summer Sale going on today, but remember, sales on regular PC games are a dime a dozen. That said, finding sales on VR... Read more ...

Mi Pad 4 to come with AI face recognition tech, Xiaomi confirms

Mi Pad 4 to come with AI face recognition tech, Xiaomi confirms

Xiaomi has confirmed another key detail for the upcoming Mi Pad 4. In a post on its official Weibo account, the Chinese company revealed the tablet features AI face unlock... Read more ...

Facebook launches auto-translate in Messenger for English, Spanish

Facebook launches auto-translate in Messenger for English, Spanish

Facebook's new AI assistant , M, can now translate your Messenger conversations from Spanish to English, or vice versa, with the tap of a finger. All users in the United States... Read more ...

Despite protesting immigration policies, big-name tech companies are all...

Despite protesting immigration policies, big-name tech companies are all over ICE's IT contracts

The leaders of some of the most prominent tech companies in the US protested against Donald Trump's border policy on children in previous days, including Microsoft, which has a... Read more ...

T-Mobile Galaxy S9 and S9+ getting new software updates

T-Mobile Galaxy S9 and S9+ getting new software updates

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ owners have been wondering when they'll get another software update after T-Mobile began pushing one in mid-April but then paused it a day later. Now... Read more ...