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WhatsApp security flaw highlights end-to-end encryption fail, allows anyone to read group messages without the admins knowledge

Have you ever wondered whether your WhatsApp group conversations are being monitored by the government? A security flaw in WhatsApp can give access to group conversations to outsiders without the knowledge of the group administrator. A group of researchers from Ruhr University Bochum in Germany described a series of flaws in instant messaging apps including Signal, WhatsApp and Threema, all three of which claim end-to-end encryption of their messages. While the flaws of Signal and Threema are mostly harmless, their findings state anyone who has …
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To anyone expecting techno-utopia: don’t hold your breath

Last week, as I took some time out of all things tech, I bookmarked an article from Rick Webb about the failures of the internet, and the culpability of those driving its adoption. It’s a harsh self-indictment of all those driving the digital revolution, specifically the faith paced in the information-rich utopia that would undoubtedly emerge. “I believed that the world would be a better place if everyone had a voice. I believed that the world would be a better place if we all had no secrets. But so far, the evidence points to an escapable conclusion: we were all wrong,” he wrote.

Well, Rick, perhaps I can put your mind at ease. The good news is, you sti…
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With Just $1,000, Anyone Can Track Your Every Move

By now, most of us are probably used to the idea that large corporations track our preferences and activities every time we go online. It’s the price we pay for the custom, convenient experiences we seek on the internet. But tracking your activity online isn’t exclusive to high-flying FAANG companies. For a modest sum, anyone can use the similar tracking tools to essentially spy on another person’s activities. To illustrate the ease of web-based voyeurism, researchers from the University …
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Does Anyone Still Care about the 12.9″ iPad Pro?- Part Two

Does Anyone Still Care about the 12.9″ iPad Pro?- Part Two

After the testing I’ve done with both of the new iPad Pros this week, I am unchanged in my personal opinion- the 12.9 is still the one for me. I absolutely love the big screen and it’s the main reason that I came back to the iPad after moving on for a …
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Facebook Builds a VR Space, but Will Anyone Come?

Facebook has announced the beta launch of Facebook Spaces, a new app that allows users to connect with friends and colleagues in an interactive virtual reality environment. The app provides a way for social media users to hang out as they might otherwise in person — even bridging great distances — noted Rachel Franklin, head of social VR at Facebook. An avatar represents each user in Facebook Spaces. Its appearance is based on the user’s photo, but can be further modified with choices of eye color, hairstyle and facial features….
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This Tool Temporarily Mutes Twitter Accounts of Anyone Who Uses Words You’re Sick Of 

Twitter is a weird social network, and while there are plenty of tools for muting an account or keyword entirely, Supermute takes a different approach. Enter a keyword or phrase into Supermute, and it then mutes any account with that phrase for a set duration of time.

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A word of warning to anyone who hasn’t already updated to iOS 10.3

A word of warning to anyone who hasn’t already updated to iOS 10.3

Earlier this week, Apple put an end to the beta madness and released iOS 10.3 to the public. Don’t worry, a new developer beta — iOS 10.3.2 — was promptly released the very next day. We already told you about all the best new features in iOS 10.3 …
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The ‘open and free’ Android is no longer what anyone wants to buy (or sell)

The ‘open and free’ Android is no longer what anyone wants to buy (or sell)

Around the water cooler, talk suggests that much of what will be great in Android O is really a collection of things that will be great in the Google Pixel 2 or whatever its name will be. When we say great, we mean things that improve the lives of the …
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