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Spam calls are on the rise globally, but down in the US, new study finds

Spam calls are on the rise globally, but down in the US, new study finds

2 hours ago   |   Phone Arena   |   6 articles

Truecaller is one of the most popular and well-reviewed spam-blocking mobile apps in the world, with over 100 million installs and a 4.6-star rating average based on feedback...
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You get what you pay for

4 hours ago   |   Computerworld

This pilot fish actually looks at some of his spam, and for once his willingness to shovel through endless pitches for mail-order brides and offshore business deals is...
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Glitch Causes Infinite Assist Trophies

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Glitch Causes Infinite Assist Trophies

19 hours ago   |   GameInformer   |   9 articles

Even the most polished games have unforeseen bugs and it seems like Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is no exception. A new bug discovered spawns an infinite number of assist...
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New malware pulls its instructions from code hidden in memes posted to Twitter

23 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Security researchers said they've found a new kind of malware that takes its instructions from code hidden in memes posted to Twitter. The malware itself is relatively...
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Dopplegänger accounts are still a powerful tool for cyberstalkers

Dopplegänger accounts are still a powerful tool for cyberstalkers

1 day ago   |   The Verge

Starting in 2017, Joel Kurzynski started to make life hard for his enemies. According to his plea agreement , he targeted four people in particular - a man and a woman - with a...
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YouTube took down 58 million videos in three months - CNET

3 days ago   |   CNET

Most of the videos were taken down for violating YouTube's policies on spam or adult content.
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Fake Bomb Threat Emails Demanding Bitcoins Sparked Chaos Across US, Canada

4 days ago   |   The Hacker News

"Pay $20,000 worth of bitcoin, or a bomb will detonate in your building" A massive number of businesses, schools, government offices and individuals across the US, New Zealand...
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YouTube is purging thousands of spam accounts this week

4 days ago   |   WMPoweruser   |   2 articles

Just like Facebook and Twitter have done in recent times, Google is auditing the authenticity of accounts across YouTube. A YouTube PM explained the decision today: ou may see...
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Bomb Threat Reportedly Causes Evacuation At Call Of Duty Dev

4 days ago   |   GameSpot   |   10 articles

Call of Duty developer Infinity Ward was reportedly evacuated this morning following a bomb threat. Kotaku reports that police presented themselves at the studio and alerted...
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YouTube took down 58 million violative videos last quarter

YouTube took down 58 million violative videos last quarter

4 days ago   |   MobileSyrup   |   4 articles

YouTube has announced that it removed 58 million videos and 224 million comments from its site in the third quarter of 2018. In a blog post, the video-sharing company noted...
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AT&T's 5G network goes live in 12 US cities - but you can't use it yet

AT&T's 5G network goes live in 12 US cities - but you can't use it yet

AT&T says its 5G network went live in parts of 12 cities this morning, making it the first wireless carrier to launch a mobile network based on the 5G standard. A small number... Read more ...

Uber's new Jump e-bikes are easier to charge and harder to vandalize

Uber's new Jump e-bikes are easier to charge and harder to vandalize

Jump, the bike and scooter rental company owned by Uber, is getting a facelift. On Tuesday, the bike-share company unveiled the next generation of its electric-powered bikes... Read more ...

Xbox One Game Deals On Xbox Live This Week

Xbox One Game Deals On Xbox Live This Week

It's the last week before Christmas, so you might think video game sellers would be pulling out all the stops to get your last-minute holiday spending. That's the case with... Read more ...

Byte's creator culture will make or break Vine 2

Byte's creator culture will make or break Vine 2

Vine's spiritual successor is slated to launch in 2019, yet it already faces two immense and conflicting expectations: that it will be a launching pad for another era of huge... Read more ...

Next-gen Xbox release leak tips codenames and more

Next-gen Xbox release leak tips codenames and more

Over the summer, Microsoft confirmed that it's already at work on next-generation Xbox hardware. Though these new consoles are likely still some time off, we're potentially... Read more ...

Lenovo just announced an Android phone with 12GB of RAM

Lenovo just announced an Android phone with 12GB of RAM

It also features a slider design and Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855. Although Lenovo is associated pretty much exclusively with computers here in the U.S., the company's also... Read more ...

Microsoft makes Windows 10 October 2018 Update available for everyone

Microsoft makes Windows 10 October 2018 Update available for everyone

Microsoft says the Windows 10 October 2018 Update is officially available for everyone. The company halted the update after reports of file deletion following the initial... Read more ...

Discounts On PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch Gift Cards

Discounts On PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch Gift Cards

While sales on individual games are always nice, a sale on digital currency is even better. That's because you can use it to buy any game you want, effectively creating your... Read more ...

How to watch four rocket launches on a banner day for the space industry

How to watch four rocket launches on a banner day for the space industry

The space industry is rocketing through the last few weeks of 2018 - today, there are four rockets slated to launch from locations all over the Western Hemisphere. Thanks to... Read more ...

The best web hosting services for 2019

The best web hosting services for 2019

Web hosting might not be the most exciting part of running a successful creative business. But if you want to win new work and clients, it's essential that you have a robust... Read more ...