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How to generate an app-specific password for Twitter on Mac

How to generate an app-specific password for Twitter on Mac

1 hour ago   |   iMore

Looking to generate an app-specific password to really lock down your Twitter account? Here's how. Sure, having your phone number attached to your Twitter account for...
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Instagram Developing A Safer Non-SMS Two-Factor Authentication System

Instagram Developing A Safer Non-SMS Two-Factor Authentication System

20 hours ago   |   Ubergizmo

A detailed investigation by Motherboard has revealed that hackers can find their way around SMS-based two-factor authentication by stealing a target's phone number and...
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Mastercard targets major blockchain breakthrough

Mastercard targets major blockchain breakthrough

1 day ago   |   Tech Radar

Mastercard is looking to make blockchain transactions easier for everyone with a new payments system. The company has applied for a patent concerning a simpler way to tie...
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BetterCloud adds activity-based alerts to boost G Suite security

1 day ago   |   Beta News

SaaS management platform BetterCloud is launching a new activity-based alerts solution for Google to strengthen security for G Suite applications. The solution enables...
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Venmo's default settings expose ‘alarming' personal data, shows analysis of 200M transactions

Venmo's default settings expose ‘alarming' personal data, shows analysis of 200M transactions

1 day ago   |   9to5Mac   |   2 articles

A security researcher who analyzed more than 200 million Venmo transactions said that she was able to learn ‘an alarming amount' about the private lives of users thanks to a...
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Credential stuffing costs businesses over $5 billion a year

1 day ago   |   Beta News

When usernames and passwords are exposed through a data breach or attack on users, criminals harvest these credentials and test them on a wide range of websites and mobile...
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OxygenOS 5.1.9 Brings Camera Improvements To The OnePlus 6

OxygenOS 5.1.9 Brings Camera Improvements To The OnePlus 6

1 day ago   |   Android Headlines   |   3 articles

OnePlus has started rolling out the latest OxygenOS update for its 2018 flagship that includes a number of significant improvements in the camera department along with other...
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Here's why ad blockers don't work in the Apple News app

Here's why ad blockers don't work in the Apple News app

6 days ago   |   iMore

Why don't content blockers - AKA ad blockers - work in Apple News? Here's the deal! Apple's content blocker extensions, released last year, let third party apps set up rules to...
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Canary iOS App Receives New SOS Feature

Canary iOS App Receives New SOS Feature

6 days ago   |   Geeky Gadgets   |   4 articles

The developing team at Canary have this week announced a new partnership between Canary and Noonlight which has allowed Canary to add a new SOS feature to their iOS...
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Firefox Expands Test Pilot To Android With New Note-Taking App

Firefox Expands Test Pilot To Android With New Note-Taking App

6 days ago   |   Android Headlines   |   2 articles

Mozilla , the team behind the popular Firefox web browser solution has now announced mobile device owners can take part in its Test Pilot program. The Firefox Test Pilot, is...
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VLC for iOS updated with Chromecast support, lots of fixes

VLC for iOS updated with Chromecast support, lots of fixes

The folks over at VideoLAN added experimental Chromecast support to their VLC app back in January, but it took the developers more than six months to deliver it in final form... Read more ...

Assistant's new Google Now-esque dashboard replaces ‘Upcoming' in the Google app

Assistant's new Google Now-esque dashboard replaces ‘Upcoming' in the Google app

The visual redesign of Google Assistant first unveiled at I/O 2018 officially began rolling out yesterday. Touted by many as the successor to the original vision for Google... Read more ...

VLC for iOS Gains Chromecast Support

VLC for iOS Gains Chromecast Support

Popular media player VLC for iOS was today updated to version 3.1, introducing long-awaited support for Chromecast. Chromecast functionality has been a highly requested feature... Read more ...

Survey: iOS users averse to subscription-based apps, but willing to spend...

Survey: iOS users averse to subscription-based apps, but willing to spend more than Android users

Earlier this week, a report explained that the App Store is still bringing in nearly double the revenue of Google Play, despite the fact that the Play Store accumulates one... Read more ...

VLC for iPhone and iPad updated to support 360 video, Chromecast, more

VLC for iPhone and iPad updated to support 360 video, Chromecast, more

VLC has today updated its app on iOS with a handful of new features. Today's update brings the app to version 3.1.0 and includes several long-awaited features sure to please... Read more ...

Netflix's new interface borrows a page from Google Play Movies & TV

Netflix's new interface borrows a page from Google Play Movies & TV

If you turn on Netflix tonight and you notice that the interface looks like Google Play Movies & TV, don't worry, you aren't in an episode of Black Mirror or, worse, mistakenly... Read more ...

Netflix Redesigns TV Apps With Side Bar Interface Housing My List, Search...

Netflix Redesigns TV Apps With Side Bar Interface Housing My List, Search, and More

Netflix today revealed a new design for its "TV experiences," or TV-based apps, that aims to make it easier to find TV shows and movies on the service. In addition to the rows... Read more ...

Google CEO Claims Android Not A Monopoly, Hits Back At EU Fine

Google CEO Claims Android Not A Monopoly, Hits Back At EU Fine

Google Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai hit back at the European Union's decision to hit the company with a historic $5 billion fine over its Android app promotion... Read more ...

Today's Apps Gone Free: SpriteBox Coding, YoWindow and Sweet Factory

Today's Apps Gone Free: SpriteBox Coding, YoWindow and Sweet Factory

Play while learning to code, have a look at the weather, and make tasty treats with today's collection of apps and games. All app prices are subject to change at any time and... Read more ...

OnePlus 6 gets updated Android P beta w/ stability fixes, redesigned app...

OnePlus 6 gets updated Android P beta w/ stability fixes, redesigned app switcher

After Google revealed that some non-Pixel devices would be picking up Android P betas, we were excited to see the OnePlus 6 on that list. Today, OnePlus is releasing the third... Read more ...