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Twitter faces Irish investigation over user tracking

3 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Twitter is the latest internet giant facing scrutiny over its data transparency in Europe. Ireland's Data Protection Commission has launched an investigation into the social...
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Facebook's gaming hub comes to Android in limited beta

Facebook's gaming hub comes to Android in limited beta

3 days ago   |   Engadget   |   3 articles

Facebook's new gaming hub is now available as a mobile app - for a handful of people, that is. Sensor Tower and TechCrunch have noticed that Fb.gg has launched on Android in a...
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Google+ is dead, but its legacy lives on

6 days ago   |   Engadget   |   4 articles

Following the revelation of a security vulnerability that exposed the private data of up to 500,000 Google+ users, Google is finally ready to pull the plug on the consumer...
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Instagram's app-based two-factor authentication is available now

6 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Now might be a good time to add an extra layer of security to your Instagram account. As previewed in August, Instagram has switched on two-factor authentication using apps...
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Instagram uses machine learning to spot bullying in photos

6 days ago   |   Engadget   |   5 articles

Instagram can already thwart some bullying in comments. Now, however, it can do the same for photos. The social service is introducing a system that uses machine learning to...
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Instagram uses Snapchat-like tags to make adding friends easier

Instagram uses Snapchat-like tags to make adding friends easier

11 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Instagram has yet another answer to Snapchat, but this time it's covering one of the basics: namely, adding friends. Months after it started testing, the social network has...
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Twitter brings a data-saving feature to its main mobile app

12 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

To date, invoking Twitter's data-saving mode on your phone has meant either installing Twitter Lite or relying on the mobile web version. You won't have to make that compromise...
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Facebook political ad policy also blocked LGBT messages

12 days ago   |   Engadget

Facebook's tougher political advertising policy has had more unintended side-effects. The Washington Post has discovered that the social network inadvertently blocked dozens of...
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Facebook tests Snapchat-like map for Nearby Friends

Facebook tests Snapchat-like map for Nearby Friends

12 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Facebook's eagerness to replicate Snapchat features might extend beyond particularly conspicuous elements like Stories and selfie filters. The company has confirmed to...
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Facebook increases account deletion grace period to 30 days

12 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

You may be determined to delete Facebook from your life after the Cambridge Analytica scandal and hacking reports, but the company wants to give you extra time for a change of...
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10 things you didn't know about Paul Allen, who has sadly passed away

10 things you didn't know about Paul Allen, who has sadly passed away

Image via PaulAllen.com . Microsoft Cofounder Paul Allen sadly passed away today. In his memory, here are 10 facts about the man that you might not know. When you think of... Read more ...

Google CEO speaks out about controversial Chinese search engine plans

Google CEO speaks out about controversial Chinese search engine plans

Pichai says development of censored engine is going 'very well' Read more ...

China-only Nokia X7 foreshadows international Nokia 7.1 Plus with Snapdragon 710

China-only Nokia X7 foreshadows international Nokia 7.1 Plus with Snapdragon 710

HMD Global's fourth Nokia-branded smartphone with a notch is official in China , dwarfing both the X6, aka 6.1 Plus, and recently unveiled 7.1. We're talking both literally and... Read more ...

T-Mobile and Sprint meet with the FCC to show it how much good will come...

T-Mobile and Sprint meet with the FCC to show it how much good will come from their merger

The proposed merger between T-Mobile and Sprint is a big deal for US consumers. The question is, will the new T-Mobile-Sprint alliance put Verizon and AT&T on their heels... Read more ...

Huawei Mate 20, Mate 20 Pro, and Mate 20 X get compared in dummy unit leak

Huawei Mate 20, Mate 20 Pro, and Mate 20 X get compared in dummy unit leak

After months of waiting, today is finally the day of Huawei's Mate 20 announcement. And, while there may only be three hours to go until the event, this hasn't stopped the... Read more ...

Sony fixes malicious message exploit that borked PS4 consoles

Sony fixes malicious message exploit that borked PS4 consoles

But you should probably still set you messages to private Read more ...

Windows 10 October 2018 Update issues get fixed including HP Blue Screen of...

Windows 10 October 2018 Update issues get fixed including HP Blue Screen of Death

Microsoft has fixed a couple of problems that affect the October 2018 Update , namely an Intel audio driver issue, and the scarier Blue Screen of Death flaw which affected some... Read more ...

How Much Is The Galaxy Note 9 - Spoiler: It's Very Pricey!

How Much Is The Galaxy Note 9 - Spoiler: It's Very Pricey!

Richard Goodwin 16/10/2018 - 9:35am How much does Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 ACTUALLY cost? The Samsung Galaxy Note release, for many, is a far bigger deal than the release of... Read more ...

T-Mobile three-year installment plan is coming soon

T-Mobile three-year installment plan is coming soon

24 months is almost like a sacred number in the mobile industry. It's how long a standard carrier line contract lasts and, consequently, how long you have to pay for the device... Read more ...

POCO Launcher Is Now Out Of Beta, Stable Version Available

POCO Launcher Is Now Out Of Beta, Stable Version Available

In Short: Xiaomi 's POCO Launcher is now out of beta , and it is available via the Google Play Store. Now, it is worth noting that this launcher will not be compatible with... Read more ...