Tag: privacy

Facebook Login Notifications alert you when interacting with 3rd party apps

Facebook has been widely criticized for its privacy and security practices and yet, a lot of people still use it not just to network...

Faebook updates, simplifies Privacy Checkup tool

If you’re still on Facebook and have not beefed up your data and privacy settings after all their security mishaps and troubles, now would...

Facebook to finally stop using 2FA numbers for “people you may know”

Two-factor authentication has been pretty helpful in preventing unauthorized access to your online accounts by getting a confirmation code whenever you try to log...

Niantic collected Wizards Unite location data even when users not playing

While we probably have a lot of goodwill towards Niantic for bringing us addictive games like Pokemon Go and Harry Potter Wizards Unite, they...
Zenkey

ZenKey by the Mobile Authentication Taskforce will be ready soon

A couple of years ago, the major mobile carriers in the US worked together as part of the Mobile Authentication Taskforce. The group then...

Security and privacy made better with updates, Password Checkup

The Google team always aims to come up with products and services that are helpful to most people. For most Android users, there’s data...

Facebook now lets you choose to turn facial recognition on or off

If you’ve ever felt spooked or confused or downright paranoid about Facebook’s facial recognition capabilities, you’re not alone. It’s long been a source of...

Facebook now lets you view (and delete) Off-Facebook Activity

If you’ve always wondered why ads from websites you’ve visited follow you on Facebook, that’s because they have tools like Login with Facebook, like...

Facebook Group settings now simplified to Private and Public

As more people shift to Facebook Groups for more personal discussions and interactions rather than the more public personal profiles or pages, the social...

Facebook sends user audio clips to 3rd party contractors for “analysis”

Just last year, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg assured the public that they weren’t listening in on the conversations that we conduct over the social...

Robocall blocking apps may be sending private data to 3rd parties

You know that robocalls have become a huge problem and nuisance when even lawmakers are involved in combatting it. And while carriers will eventually...

Amazon now lets you opt out of Alexa recordings review

While digital assistants like Apple’s Siri, Google’s Google Assistant, Samsung’s Bixby, and Amazon’s Alexa are pretty helpful and convenient for us all, there have...

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GOOGLE Assistant CES 2020

Google Assistant updates, improvements announced at CES 2020

Google usually makes major announcements during the Google I/O which happens May of each year but it's taking advantage of this year's biggest tech...

LG G8X ThinQ Dual Screen review: a few steps shy of...

Foldables are the new obsession in the mobile tech industry but we're still very far from the ideal, especially when it comes to durability...