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October 5, 2018 / by / Security tips / No Comments

Instagram prototypes handing your location history to Facebook

New Instagram feature that allows the app to collect your location history caused huge controversy among users. This is sure to exacerbate fears that Facebook will further exploit Instagram now that its founders have resigned. Instagram has been spotted prototyping a new privacy setting that would allow it to share your location history with Facebook. […]

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August 29, 2018 / by / Tech News / No Comments

Twitter’s deletion of its Facebook app caused old cross-posts to temporarily disappear

Lot’s of users have complained that Facebook removed all Twitter cross-posts because of new Facebook rules. Facebook users are complaining the company has removed the cross-posted tweets they had published to their profiles as Facebook updates. The posts’ removal took place following the recent API change that prevented Twitter users from continuing to automatically publish […]

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July 2, 2018 / by / Security tips / No Comments

Facebook gives US lawmakers the names of 52 firms it gave deep data access to

Facebook finally responses to 2000 questions from US lawmakers and answers are quite interesting! Last month the New York Times revealed that Facebook had given device makers deep access to data on Facebook users and their friends, via device-integrated APIs. The number and scope of the partnerships raised fresh privacy concerns about how Facebook (man)handles […]

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December 29, 2016 / by / Tech News / No Comments

Top-6 biggest tech failures of 2016

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 The biggest failure of Samsung for all history is Galaxy Note 7. Smartphones started exploding, that caused a stoppage in production and users were forbidden from taking them on airplanes. It will take a lot of time to clear the PR debacle from this company. Windows 10 We all waited for […]

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