Productivity

Half a billion WhatsApp numbers are currently up for sale

15 days ago   |   By Phandroid

Unlike other messaging platforms that might require you to login using a username and password combination, WhatsApp uses phone numbers. Unfortunately for WhatsApp users, it looks like there is a chance that your phone number could have been compromised and is up for sale in a database right now. This is according to a report from CyberNews in which they discovered an ad posted in a hacking community where they are selling a database from 2022 that contains 487 million WhatsApp phone numbers. These numbers come from 84 different countries and it is estimated that 32 million US user records...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Productivity      Phone      Phones      Productivities      Personalizations      Personalization      Apps      News      Software      Hack      Privacy      WhatsApp  


These apps support Material You's themed icons on Android 13

These apps support Material You's themed icons on Android 13

Google debuted the ability to have themed icons on the homescreen in Android 12, designed to help go all-in on Material You theming. Now, in Android 13, third-party apps can... Read more ...

Unified Security & privacy settings rolling out to complete Pixel Feature Drop

Unified Security & privacy settings rolling out to complete Pixel Feature Drop

To close out the December Feature Drop , Google is now rolling out the combined Security & privacy settings for Pixel phones running Android 13 QPR1 . more... Read more ...

Apple, Ericsson kiss and make up while signing a new licensing deal

Apple, Ericsson kiss and make up while signing a new licensing deal

Apple and networking firm Ericsson reached a settlement that ends all lawsuits between the pair related to patent and licensing issues. Read more ...

9to5Rewards: Win a MacBook Air + Chargeasap's new Zeus 270W USB-C GaN Charger

9to5Rewards: Win a MacBook Air + Chargeasap's new Zeus 270W USB-C GaN Charger

We've teamed up with Chargeasap to give away Apple's latest MacBook to celebrate the launch of Chargeasap's new Zeus 270W USB-C GaN Charger. Head below to enter the giveaway... Read more ...

Every Google app with an Android tablet UI

Every Google app with an Android tablet UI

At I/O 2022, Google announced that it will update over 20 of its first-party apps for large screens in a show of its commitment to the form factor. This will undoubtedly... Read more ...

HomePod mini is now available in three more countries

HomePod mini is now available in three more countries

Today, Apple began accepting orders of the HomePod mini in Sweden, Norway, and Finland. Read more ...

Apple and Ericsson finally settle long dispute over cellular patents

Apple and Ericsson finally settle long dispute over cellular patents

Ericsson has announced that it has reached a licensing agreement with Apple over its cellular patents. Read more ...

Tor browser finally gets Apple Silicon support in new update

Tor browser finally gets Apple Silicon support in new update

A new version of the anonymous Tor browser has been released, bringing native support for Apple Silicon equipped devices, as well as optimizations for Android devices. The... Read more ...

RIP Passwords? Passkey support rolls out to Chrome stable

RIP Passwords? Passkey support rolls out to Chrome stable

Enlarge / Please don't do this. Passkeys are here to kill the password. Following Google's beta rollout of the feature in October, passkeys are now hitting Chrome stable M108... Read more ...

Musk brings back Twitter Blue with new features to prevent impersonation

Musk brings back Twitter Blue with new features to prevent impersonation

Enlarge (credit: NurPhoto / Contributor | NurPhoto ) Today is apparently the day when Twitter Blue is coming back. Reuters reported that subscriptions would be available... Read more ...