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Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
The NSA is capturing nearly every phone call in Afghanistan, WikiLeaks claims   —  The US National Security Agency has been recording nearly every phone call made in Afghanistan, according to WikiLeaks.  The recordings are being made as part of the same program that was reported earlier …
May 23, 2014, 11:35 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Detect edited photos with image analyzer Izitru   —  Thanks to editing tools like Photoshop, it can be hard to tell what's real on the web.  There have been a number of forensic tools available to those wishing to investigate suspect images, but likely none so easy to use as Izitru …
May 8, 2014, 12:25 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google releases Docs and Sheets apps for iOS and Android   —  Google is launching standalone mobile apps for the three key tools in its productivity suite: Docs, Sheets, and Slides.  The apps will be available on both iOS and Android, with the former two already out today and Slides coming at a later date.
Apr 30, 2014, 1:55 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Netflix opposes Comcast-TWC merger over ‘anticompetitive’ concerns   —  Netflix has come out in opposition of Comcast's proposed purchase of Time Warner Cable, writing in a letter to shareholders that the merger would give the combined service provider “even more anticompetitive leverage” …
Apr 21, 2014, 5:30 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
RunKeeper's new Breeze app tracks every step you take   —  RunKeeper is one of the most popular run-tracking apps for the iPhone, and today it's launching a new app called Breeze to take count of how much you're walking around too.  The app works only on the iPhone 5S and is based around …
Apr 17, 2014, 11:50 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Project Ara's Module Developers Kit released, provides guidelines for module manufacturers   —  Here are some of the crazy phones you can build with Google's Project Ara  —  Google is starting to show developers what they need to do to create swappable parts for its upcoming modular smartphones, currently called Project Ara.
Apr 10, 2014, 8:55 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
T-Mobile backtracks on corporate discounts, grandfathering current customers   —  After receiving some backlash earlier this week when it announced that it was ending its corporate discount program, T-Mobile has backtracked somewhat and decided to grandfather in everyone who currently participates …
Apr 2, 2014, 3:40 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Comcast obeyed over 24,000 government data requests last year   —  First transparency report details total compliances, not requests  —  Following in the footsteps of tech companies and wireless carriers, Comcast issued its first transparency report today, detailing for how many customer …
Mar 20, 2014, 8:30 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
EA investigating alleged hack using its website to steal Apple IDs   —  Hackers used EA's web site to host a fake Apple login screen designed to steal visitors' credit card information and Apple IDs, a security firm reported today.  The fake page appeared to exist on a subdomain of EA.com …
Mar 19, 2014, 5:15 PMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Ukrainian hackers claim they took down NATO websites ahead of secession vote   —  Ukrainian hackers are claiming responsibility for a cyberattack that brought down a pair of NATO websites today, in an act of protest against Western powers on the eve of a major vote that could see a portion of Ukraine handed over to Russia.
Mar 16, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context

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