Tag: privacy

Google security improvements include cross-app alerts, guest mode on Google Assistant

While most people probably take security and privacy settings on their apps and services for granted, it’s actually pretty important that we be aware...
Google Selfie Privacy

Google set to disable camera filters by default

No doubt that taking selfies is a favorite activity of many people. Well, you may not admit it but in secret, you take one...
Google Home Google Assistant Voice Audio Privacy

Google updates users’ voice, audio settings, notified via email

Don't be surprised if you received an email from Google regarding audio privacy. Just like the lawsuit settlement notices, this is real. If you...

OnePlus mistakenly “leaks” hundreds of emails

Someone who pushed a button in an email in the OnePlus office is definitely getting a reprimand (or worse) from the bosses. The company...

Viber migrates to scoped storage for better app, user data protection

When Android 10 was released, it came with a concept called scoped storage, and Google hinted that Android 11 will require all apps –...

Android 11 privacy and security improvements you should know

The beta version of Android 11 is already available for testing, development, and feedback. The new mobile operating system from Google brings new ways...

WeChat reportedly monitors messages from international users too

It’s not a secret that China heavily monitors the Internet traffic within its country and for its citizens, to the point where messaging apps...

Xiaomi denies violating their users’ privacy with data collection

Usually, Huawei is the Chinese OEM in the midst of privacy and security issues. However, the past few days, Xiaomi has been put through...
Zoom Security Privacy Exposed Issue

Zoom can expose video calls, video conferences

This pandemic coronavirus has truly shaken the rest of the world. It's not just one country, the whole world is now affected. If there's...

Facebook reminds you to check your privacy settings on Data Privacy Day

Facebook is, of course, no stranger to privacy and security issues the past couple of years. So we have mixed feelings whenever they announce...
RING DOORBELL APP

UPDATE: Ring Doorbell Android app sharing data with analytics groups

Ring doorbells are very useful to most people when it comes to checking out and surveilling their surroundings, neighbors, and homes. However, not many...

Samsung may have been selling your data to 3rd parties all along

Privacy and security issues have been hounding brands like Google, Facebook, and Apple, for so long. Samsung was able to escape closer scrutiny but...

Features

Google Search US DOJ Antitrust Lawsuit

US DoJ hits Google with antitrust lawsuit, search giant explains

Google is facing another major challenge. No, the new Pixel phones don't have new issues (none yet) but the US Justice Department has recently...

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2020’s Unconvential Phones: Foldables, Rollable Concept, and More

The year 2020 will probably be marked in history for several reasons. Most of them are not good. The coronavirus pandemic is just one....