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1,900 Signal users’ phone numbers exposed by Twilio phishing

No message, profile, or other data exposed—but SMS remains a weakness. Enlarge / Signal's security-minded messaging app is dealing with a third-party phishing attempt that exposed a small number of users' phone numbers. (credit: Gett.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaAug 15th, 2022

Twitter starts rolling out the ability for users to edit tweets

It looks like Twitter’s long-awaited edit feature is finally rolling out, but there’s a catch in case you’re curious about it. The post Twitter starts rolling out the ability for users to edit tweets first appeared on Phandroid. For y.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News2 hr. 54 min. ago

Ubisoft, Bungie, and IO to Look into Data Migration Support for Stadia Users

Gamers will hopefully be able to move their save files soon. The post Ubisoft, Bungie, and IO to Look into Data Migration Support for Stadia Users first appeared on Phandroid. Following the announcement of Google Stadia’s planned shut.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News2 hr. 54 min. ago

This dangerous vulnerability tricks researchers by mimicking old threats

The CVE-2022-41040 and CVE-2022-41082 zero-day flaw has been brought to Microsoft's attention after its Exchange email servers were left exposed to bad actors......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 27 min. ago

PSA: iOS 16 has a limit to how many custom lock screens users can create

One of the key features of iOS 16 is the new, customizable iPhone lock screen. It lets users create multiple sets with different wallpapers, font settings, and even widgets. However, despite having multiple customization options, the latest version.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News9 hr. 54 min. ago

HackNotice’s phishing capability empowers users to identify phishing emails

HackNotice has added continuous phishing capability that educates employees about phishing and social engineering attacks while helping businesses to achieve cybersecurity compliance. HackNotice’s phishing helps people understand and recognize.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News10 hr. 26 min. ago

Black holes can’t trash info about what they swallow—and that’s a problem

Solving the information paradox could unlock quantum gravity and unification of forces. Enlarge (credit: Aaron Horowitz/Getty Images) Three numbers. Just three numbers—that’s all it takes to completely, unequivocally, 100.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News13 hr. 55 min. ago

Apple joins project to improve speech recognition for disabled users

The University of Illinois (UIUC) is working with Apple and other tech giants on the Speech Accessibility Project, which aims to improve voice recognition systems for people with speech patterns and disabilities current versions have trouble understa.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

Rachio abandons HomeKit for its smart garden sprinkler

Rachio has announced that its Rachio 3 smart sprinkler controller will no longer support HomeKit after engineers are unable to resolve issues, and is offering refunds to users.The Rachio 3 sprinkler controller added HomeKit support back in 2018. Rece.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

India roundup: 5G services launched

India became the last major Asian economy to launch 5G services, heralding huge demand for the 5G ecosystem and devices. Pegatron inaugurated its Indian mobile phone manufacturing facility, with iPhone production in India expected to rise......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

Apple SIM for iPad cannot be used to activate cellular plans anymore

Owners of cellular iPads are no longer able to use a supplied Apple SIM to activate a data plan for their tablet, forcing users to either use a different physical SIM or move to eSIM.Apple included an Apple SIM with its cellular iPads to allow users.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2022

Lenovo Slim 9i vs. Apple MacBook Pro 14

The 14-inch laptop has seen something of a renaissance lately. It seems that users, or at least manufacturers, see a ton of value in a laptop that’s slightly larger than a 13-inch machine but considerably smaller than 15 inches. There’s a.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2022

Lowest price ever: Microsoft Office for Mac Home & Business 2021 drops to $35.99

A lifetime Microsoft Office for Mac Home & Business 2021 license is discounted by 86% for a limited time only, delivering the best deal available on the suite of tools for Apple users.Save 86% on Microsoft Office for Mac Home & Business 2021 for a li.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsOct 1st, 2022

Twitter rolling out TikTok-like full-screen vertical videos to iOS users

At this point, you can’t deny that vertical videos are here to stay, and more platforms are focusing on such content following the success of TikTok. This time, Twitter is the one to follow in the footsteps of the competing social network. The com.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsOct 1st, 2022

YouTube age-restriction quagmire exposed by 78-minute Mega Man documentary [Updated]

"Summoning Salt" left with little understanding on where auto-moderation line is drawn. Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Capcom) A YouTube creator has gone on the offensive after facing an increasingly common problem on the pl.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsOct 1st, 2022

YouTube age-restriction quagmire exposed by 78-minute Mega Man documentary

"Summoning Salt" left with little understanding on where auto-moderation line is drawn. Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Capcom) A YouTube creator has gone on the offensive after facing an increasingly common problem on the pl.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022

iPhone 6 is now considered a ‘Vintage’ product by Apple

iPhone 6 will certainly remain in the memory of many Apple users as it was the company’s first smartphone with a considerably larger display than its predecessors. The phone was discontinued a few years ago, but it still gets security patches and.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022

Most Twitter users don"t follow political elites, researchers suggest

While social media platforms are the primary source of political information for a growing number of people, a majority of Twitter users do not follow either members of Congress, their president or news media, a new study suggests. They are much more.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022

Exploring the plasma loading mechanism of radio jets launched from black holes

Galaxies, including our Milky Way, host supermassive black holes in their centers, and their masses are millions to billions of times larger than the sun. Some supermassive black holes launch fast-moving plasma outflows which emit strong radio signal.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022

Reducing Apple’s dependence on China by just 10% would take eight years – Bloomberg

We’ve been talking for many years about both the need and the difficulty of reducing Apple’s dependence on China, and Bloomberg’s research division has now put some estimated numbers on it. The research suggests that moving just 10% of Apple p.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022

Windows 11 update gives users more control over what"s using a file

An upcoming PowerToys update for Windows 11 lets you select a file to see what processes it's using......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022