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Apple releases iOS 11.2.6, macOS 10.13.3 update, and more to fix Telugu 'text bomb' bug

Apple releases iOS 11.2.6, macOS 10.13.3 update, and more to fix Telugu 'text bomb' bug

6 minutes ago   |   Macworld   |   4 articles

Internet trolls had a great time causing Apple products to freeze last week thanks to a bug involving a specific character from India's Telugu language. Fortunately, the...
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200,000 Tweets By Troll Accounts During 2016 Election Leaked

2 hours ago   |   Tech Times

Twitter decided to deal with the effects of Russian meddling by deleting the tweets from Russian troll accounts. Two hundred thousand of those deleted tweets were leaked.
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Apple rolls out iOS 11.2.6 update for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

Apple rolls out iOS 11.2.6 update for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

9 hours ago   |   TechRadar   |   4 articles

Were you a victim of the recent ‘ Telugu Unicode ' bug that's doing the rounds? Stuck with your iPhone looping reboots and your Springboard being out of control? In the past...
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Twitter is brutally mocking the fake Black Panther assault stories

Twitter is brutally mocking the fake Black Panther assault stories

21 hours ago   |   The Verge   |   2 articles

In terms of critical response and opening weekend box office , Marvel's Black Panther has been an unmitigated, record-breaking success. Anticipation has been high from the...
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Telegu Unicode spreading via trolls on Twitter to crash Apple devices

Telegu Unicode spreading via trolls on Twitter to crash Apple devices

23 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Three days ago the Telegu Unicode was wreaking havoc on iMessage, Whatsapp and other messaging platforms that the iPhone features. Now, it's spread to Twitter. There's nowhere...
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US INDICTS RUSSIAN TROLLS, FACEBOOK REACTS video - CNET

1 day ago   |   CNET   |   2 articles

In today's tech news, the US charges Russian nationals over election meddling, Facebook announces plans to verify advertisers and Google cleared over firing of ex-engineer.
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Facebook Solution To Election Trolls Involves Sending Postcards To Advertisers

1 day ago   |   Tech Times   |   2 articles

Facebook has unveiled an unconventional way of preventing fraudulent foreign advertisers from easily purchasing election ads. The company is going to send them postcards...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Good morning! Here's the tech news you need to start your week. 1. Facebook is under fire after one of its execs, Rob Goldman, railed against the Russia coverage in a tweet...
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Facebook is under fire after one of its execs railed against the Russia coverage in a tweet that Trump cited

Facebook is under fire after one of its execs railed against the Russia coverage in a tweet that Trump cited

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Facebook came back under fire this weekend after its advertising executive Rob Goldman accused the media of misrepresenting the way Russian trolls used its platform. Goldman...
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Facebook proved popular with Russian election trolls - CNET

2 days ago   |   CNET   |   4 articles

Social network singled out in indictment charging 13 Russians with interfering with the US election.
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Nuance has sunsetted its Swype keyboard app for Android and iOS

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Samsung is planning to significantly reduce its OLED panel production for Apple in the January-March period as the result of weaker than expected demand for the iPhone X... Read more ...

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What is Google Pay, how does it work, and which banks support it?

While iPhone users have Apple Pay, Android users have Google Pay.Technically, it was first called Android Pay. Google launched that mobile wallet in September 2015 in the US... Read more ...