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Instagram to Introduce Non-SMS Two-Factor Authentication to Prevent SIM Hacking

Instagram to Introduce Non-SMS Two-Factor Authentication to Prevent SIM Hacking

7 hours ago   |   Mac Rumors   |   2 articles

Instagram is planning to introduce a new two-factor authentication method that will not require a user's phone number and will instead work with authentication apps like Google...
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Congress questions YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter on what it takes to ban an account

Congress questions YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter on what it takes to ban an account

11 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

During a Tuesday Congressional hearing, representatives from Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube emphasized that if a user on their platform garners too many strikes - that is, they...
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Microsoft overtakes Facebook as the 1 spoofed brand

16 hours ago   |   Beta News

Phisherfolk love to try to trick people into thinking they are a major brand in order to get them to reveal passwords or personal data. New research from Vade Secure reveals...
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Xiaomi reveals Mi Max 3 design and specifications: 5,500mAh battery, 6.9-inch display and more

Xiaomi reveals Mi Max 3 design and specifications: 5,500mAh battery, 6.9-inch display and more

16 hours ago   |   Tech Radar   |   3 articles

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has teased it upcoming phablet, the Mi Max 3 ahead of its launch in China on July 19. The device has been in the news for some time now after...
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HomeCourt helps basketball players improve their game with AI

HomeCourt helps basketball players improve their game with AI

17 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

NEX Team today announced the launch of HomeCourt, a smartphone app that applies artificial intelligence to videos to tally made and missed shots and offer tips for improvement...
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Openbook Honest, Open Source Social Network

Openbook Honest, Open Source Social Network

19 hours ago   |   Geeky Gadgets

Over the fast few months it has been revealed how Facebook uses your personal data to make billions of dollars and how third-party external companies were easily able to lift...
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Facebook: ‘Turning a blind eye to bad content is not in our commercial interests'

Facebook: ‘Turning a blind eye to bad content is not in our commercial interests'

20 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

Facebook has responded to fresh allegations that emerged over the weekend relating to inconsistent moderation practices, with claims ensuing that the company turns a blind eye...
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Instapaper is independent again 2 years after Pinterest acquisition

Instapaper is independent again 2 years after Pinterest acquisition

1 day ago   |   VentureBeat   |   3 articles

Bookmarking service Instapaper is unpinning itself from Pinterest, two years after being acquired by the social media giant. In a blog post, the Instapaper team announced that...
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Nathan Fillion as Nathan Drake: Uncharted dreams come true in unofficial video

Nathan Fillion as Nathan Drake: Uncharted dreams come true in unofficial video

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica   |   4 articles

Allan Unger Ever since Sony and Naughty Dog released the first Uncharted video game , fans have pestered the companies about two things: wanting a live-action version, and...
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Apple promises 70 new emoji in 2018, such as superheroes, hair, and food

Apple promises 70 new emoji in 2018, such as superheroes, hair, and food

1 day ago   |   VentureBeat   |   3 articles

Apple announced today that it will add over 70 new emoji to its 2018 operating system releases, enabling iOS 12, macOS Mojave, and watchOS 5 users to further customize the hair...
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Bose QuietComfort 25 deal sees price slashed to just £139.95

Bose QuietComfort 25 deal sees price slashed to just £139.95

Let the Amazon Prime Day deal frenzy go straight to your head with these over-ear, noise-cancelling headphones from Bose. The QuietComfort 25 's usual retail price of £289.95... Read more ...

Dyson V8 Absolute vacuum cleaner deal will suction less money from your wallet

Dyson V8 Absolute vacuum cleaner deal will suction less money from your wallet

Amazon Prime Day can be a great time for deals on flashy smart home tech. But this year Prime members can save big on one of our favorite premium vacuum brands, Dyson, to keep... Read more ...

Samsung touts Galaxy S9 LTE speeds, mocks iPhone X and Genius Bar in new ad

Samsung touts Galaxy S9 LTE speeds, mocks iPhone X and Genius Bar in new ad

Samsung is back today with its latest Apple-bashing ad for its Galaxy S9 flagship. This time around, the ad takes it straight to an Apple Store, where a customer inquires about... Read more ...

Deal: Score an NVIDIA SHIELD TV for less than $140 on Amazon

Deal: Score an NVIDIA SHIELD TV for less than $140 on Amazon

Amazon Prime Day is not just about smartphones, and we'd like to think that our readers offer themselves enough time to relax before a workday. If you want to diversify your... Read more ...

Announcing Windows Admin Center Preview 1807

Announcing Windows Admin Center Preview 1807

Windows Insiders! Thank you for your continued interest in the Windows Admin Center insider preview! If you are new to the preview, check out last month's post Announcing... Read more ...

Our favorite Amazon Prime Deals priced $10 or less

Our favorite Amazon Prime Deals priced $10 or less

Take advantage of these inexpensive deals while they last. We're almost at the close of Prime Day 2018 , and if you're anything like me, you're praying that you won't see any... Read more ...

Feeling flush? Save over £1,000 on this Threadripper-powered Alienware gaming PC

Feeling flush? Save over £1,000 on this Threadripper-powered Alienware gaming PC

After a deal on a really, really good gaming PC this Amazon Prime Day? Are you sure you've got enough money? Seriously, this is a great deal, but it's far from cheap. That's... Read more ...

New leak reportedly shows a powered on Samsung Galaxy Note 9 for the first time

New leak reportedly shows a powered on Samsung Galaxy Note 9 for the first time

With the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 only weeks away from its official August 9 reveal , the leaks purportedly showing off the device have started to increase dramatically. Following... Read more ...

New photos detail possible construction of second Taiwanese Apple retail store

New photos detail possible construction of second Taiwanese Apple retail store

Construction of Apple's second retail store in Taiwan may be well underway, new photos show. The country's first official Apple store opened in the Taipei 101 skyscraper last... Read more ...

Video raises concerns about excessive thermal throttling on 2018 MacBook Pro...

Video raises concerns about excessive thermal throttling on 2018 MacBook Pro w/ Intel Core i9

Last week, Apple announced new versions of its 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pro models with Touch Bar. Perhaps most notable is the new power that is now available with the... Read more ...