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4 ways social media platforms can stop hateful content after terror attacks

4 ways social media platforms can stop hateful content after terror attacks

7 hours ago   |   The Next Web   |   2 articles

The deadly attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, in which 50 people were killed and many others critically injured, was streamed live on Facebook by the man...
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Are free VPNs worth downloading?

Are free VPNs worth downloading?

1 day ago   |   TechRadar

There's a ton of free stuff out there on the internet, not just in terms of knowledge - and indeed misinformation - but there are literally millions of free services available...
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CHEAP: At $185, this Samsung Chromebook 3 is more than half off

CHEAP: At $185, this Samsung Chromebook 3 is more than half off

1 day ago   |   The Next Web

It's always nice when something a bit overpriced becomes... well... cheap. Take the Samsung Chromebook 3, for example. Would I pay $399 for this? Absolutely not. But drop that...
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German minister on Facebook password glitch: Didn't expect such frightening unprofessionalism

1 day ago   |   Reuters

Germany's Justice Minister on Friday said she would hardly have expected such "frightening unprofessionalism" from Facebook after the company acknowledged a glitch that exposed...
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Facebook's been reportedly storing user password in plain text since 2012

Facebook's been reportedly storing user password in plain text since 2012

1 day ago   |   The Next Web   |   2 articles

Last night, Facebook revealed that it found a flaw in January in its systems that stored user passwords in plain text, which meant that anyone who had access to them could read...
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Bitcoin scammer boasts $760,000 payday through dark web domain squatting

Bitcoin scammer boasts $760,000 payday through dark web domain squatting

2 days ago   |   The Next Web

A scammer is claiming to have made 200 BTC through ‘typosquatting' criminal dark web sites on the Tor network, over the past four years. Typosquatting is a form of...
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How Much Worse Can It Get? Facebook Stored Up to 600M Plain Text Passwords

2 days ago   |   CBR   |   17 articles

What next?
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Facebook fixes glitch that exposed millions of user passwords to employees

2 days ago   |   Reuters   |   6 articles

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it has resolved a glitch that exposed passwords of millions of users stored in readable format within its internal systems to its employees.
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Facebook says issues fixed after finding user passwords in readable format

2 days ago   |   Reuters   |   17 articles

Facebook Inc said on Thursday it has fixed an issue in which passwords of hundreds of millions of platform users were found stored in readable format within its internal systems.
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What marketers can do next time a major social network goes down

2 days ago   |   Marketing Land   |   2 articles

Though Facebook's March 13 outage was the longest in its history, there's a lot that can be done to make sure you're prepared for the next blackout.
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UFC Nashville live stream: how to watch Thompson vs Pettis from anywhere

UFC Nashville live stream: how to watch Thompson vs Pettis from anywhere

UFC's new home on ESPN+ continues today with the latest Fight Night event. The card is jam-packed in the Octagon, culminating in a huge welterweight main event between Stephen... Read more ...

4 ways social media platforms can stop hateful content after terror attacks

4 ways social media platforms can stop hateful content after terror attacks

The deadly attack on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, in which 50 people were killed and many others critically injured, was streamed live on Facebook by the man... Read more ...

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Comme tout logiciel, les navigateurs web sont susceptibles de contenir des failles de sécurité. Les conséquences peuvent être plus ou moins graves. La dernière en date de... Read more ...

Dyson's V11 vacuum automatically changes its suction power to last longer

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Friday's top deals: Amazon Echo Dot, ARRIS modems, and more

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It's Friday, Friday, gotta shop deals on Friday! We've rounded up the best deals of the day below so you don't have to waste your Friday trawling the web to find the good... Read more ...

You can now play scratchcards with Bitcoin, thanks to the Lightning Network

You can now play scratchcards with Bitcoin, thanks to the Lightning Network

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Two months on, the Honor View 20 is still one of the best mid-range phones...

Two months on, the Honor View 20 is still one of the best mid-range phones you can buy

Late last year, I flew to Hong Kong to see the the launch of the Honor View 20 first hand. This phone was notable for three reasons. Firstly, it was the second commercially... Read more ...

If you really, really want to watch the Apple 25 March event in an Apple...

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Apple will host its spring event this coming Monday, 25 March in the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino. Titled "It's show time", the media briefing is expected to centre on the... Read more ...

PUBG Mobile is testing a 6-hour per day limit in India

PUBG Mobile is testing a 6-hour per day limit in India

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