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Facebook is making two-factor authentication even easier to set up

Facebook is making two-factor authentication even easier to set up

7 hours ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport

Facebook has become so ingrained in our lives that even a massive controversy like Cambridge Analytica collecting our data won't stop hundreds of millions of people from...
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Facebook refuses to compensate users after Cambridge Analytica data scandal

Facebook refuses to compensate users after Cambridge Analytica data scandal

13 hours ago   |   Telegraph   |   2 articles


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Facebook and Twitter are cracking down on political ads with new requirements and labels

Facebook and Twitter are cracking down on political ads with new requirements and labels

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   6 articles

Political and issue-based advertisers must now go through a verification process before they can buy ads on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Both Facebook and Twitter are...
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Congressman Wants Hearings Over Securus and LocationSmart Data Leaks

13 hours ago   |   Phone Scoop

Representative Frank Pallone of New Jersey has asked Greg Walden, chairman of the Energy and Commerce Committee, to hold a hearing concerning the recent location leaks from...
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Polymer crystals hold key to record-breaking energy transport

14 hours ago   |   Phys.org   |   2 articles

Scientists from the universities of Bristol and Cambridge have found a way to create polymeric semiconductor nanostructures that absorb light and transport its energy further...
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Facebook suggests Europeans won't be compensated for data fiasco

15 hours ago   |   Engadget

Apparently, people in the European Union expected a payout from Facebook following the Cambridge Analytica data fiasco. "This was clearly a breach of trust," the social network...
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Facebook begins asking all users to review privacy settings

Facebook begins asking all users to review privacy settings

15 hours ago   |   MobileSyrup   |   2 articles

Facebook users will soon see an alert in their News Feed asking them to review their privacy settings on the social network. Each user will receive a customized message...
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Facebook won't pay compensation for Cambridge Analytica case

15 hours ago   |   Phys.org   |   2 articles

Facebook said Thursday it will not compensate users in the scandal over the misuse of their personal data by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica.
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Obama sounds off on the need for Silicon Valley tech companies to be regulated and improve the way they handle data breaches

Obama sounds off on the need for Silicon Valley tech companies to be regulated and improve the way they handle data breaches

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Barack Obama talked about Silicon Valley and the need for regulation at a recent tech conference in Las Vegas. The former president said that both tech companies and lawmakers...
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Facebook Won't Compensate CA-Compromised EU Users

23 hours ago   |   Android Headlines   |   3 articles

Facebook won't compensate 2.7 million European users compromised by Cambridge Analytica in 2014, the company said as part of its follow-up on some of the questions directed at...
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Apple wins $539 million in damages from Samsung in design patent...

Apple wins $539 million in damages from Samsung in design patent infringement retrial

This could be the end... well, no, probably not. In what feels like a never-ending technology patent spat, Apple has just been awarded a hefty amount of damages from Samsung... Read more ...

Essential reportedly cancels next phone, considers sale

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Motorola has started sending out press invites for a product launch event on June 6 in Brazil. While the invite does confirm a smartphone will be the star of the event, the... Read more ...

HTC U12+, VIVE Focus integration bridges the mobile, VR divide

HTC U12+, VIVE Focus integration bridges the mobile, VR divide

HTC has just unveiled its 2018 flagship, the HTC U12+, proving that it's not yet done in the mobile market. It is perhaps no coincidence that it scheduled that announcement... Read more ...

Apple rejects Valve's Steam Link, the app won't come to iOS

Apple rejects Valve's Steam Link, the app won't come to iOS

Valve announced early this month that it will make game streaming from PC/Mac to mobile devices possible via Steam Link app. Initially, the app was launched on Android, but... Read more ...

Paypal lets you spend money in Gmail, YouTube and more

Paypal lets you spend money in Gmail, YouTube and more

Android Pay users have been able to dip into their PayPal accounts for a little over a year. Now, the money transfer service has partnered with Google to provide a more... Read more ...

Steam Link app isn't coming to iOS

Steam Link app isn't coming to iOS

In light of Facebook's most recent and biggest scandal, Apple has often touted its more direct and human-curated system of screening apps that go into its app stores. While... Read more ...

Take a look at your Twitter timeline 10 years ago

Take a look at your Twitter timeline 10 years ago

Here's a fun thing for a Friday: go back and see what your Twitter timeline looked like 10 years ago. Twitter has pretty powerful search settings, but Andy Baio - of... Read more ...

Certain Android phones have malware pre-installed at the firmware level

Certain Android phones have malware pre-installed at the firmware level

According to a report published by Avast Threat Labs, several hundred Android handsets made by ZTE, Archos and myPhone come pre-installed with malware called "Cosiloon." The... Read more ...