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Tom Warren / The Verge:
Apple disables Group FaceTime on the server side as a temporary workaround after recently reported security flaw, says software update is coming this week   —  Software update still due later this week  —  Apple has temporarily disabled its Group FaceTime feature in iOS and macOS to fix a major security flaw.
Jan 29, 2019, 12:12 AMIn context
Andrew Liptak / The Verge:
Scribd says its reading service has surpassed 1M subscribers paying $8.99/month, up 40% YoY, and the number of users listening to audiobooks has doubled   —  Up from 700,000 last year  —  Reading subscription site Scribd announced today that more than 1 million people have signed up for the service …
Jan 28, 2019, 4:20 PMIn context
Jon Porter / The Verge:
Testing GDPR's “Right of Access”, a reporter received 138GB of raw personal data from Apple, Amazon, Facebook, and Google, much of which was very hard to parse   —  138GB of data and no real answers  —  If the numerous tech scandals of recent years have taught us anything …
Jan 27, 2019, 8:15 PMIn context
James Vincent / The Verge:
Pictures of what appear to be the two models of Samsung's Galaxy S10 leak, showing “Infinity-O” display, very thin bezels, USB-C port, and a headphone jack   —  Well, the leaks start coming and they don't stop coming  —  There's less than a month to go before Samsung unveils …
Jan 26, 2019, 6:15 PMIn context
Russell Brandom / The Verge:
Illinois Supreme Court rules that companies can be sued for collecting biometric data without opt-in consent, even if no tangible injury was demonstrated   —  Privacy advocates won a crucial court victory on Friday, as the Illinois Supreme Court dismissed a case that would have pared …
Jan 26, 2019, 2:25 PMIn context
Andrew Liptak / The Verge:
Profile of Front Porch Forum, a thriving message board community of ~160K members covering towns in Vermont, which has helped create resilience during disasters   —  On August 29th, 2011, Tropical Storm Irene passed over Vermont, the first such storm to hit the state since 1938.
Jan 26, 2019, 11:15 AMIn context
Dami Lee / The Verge:
Tinder settles class action about charging users over 30 double the standard Tinder Plus fee, will pay class members $11.5M+ and stop the practice in California   —  Tinder last week settled a class action lawsuit for $17.3 million over charging users 30 and older double the standard fee for one of its subscription services.
Jan 25, 2019, 3:40 PMIn context
Julia Alexander / The Verge:
Responding to reports of a planned streaming video service, T-mobile hints it will just launch a “snackable content app” on its Metro brand next month   —  What you'd heard was wrong  —  T-Mobile is gearing up to launch a free mobile TV streaming service …
Jan 25, 2019, 2:53 PMIn context
Dan Seifert / The Verge:
HP Spectre Folio review: the unique hinge design and the leather finish are nice but the 16:9 screen feels cramped and the trackpad is horrible   —  The Folio is one of the most unique laptops in years, but it isn't perfect  —  There's nothing really quite like HP's new Spectre Folio.
Jan 25, 2019, 11:10 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Amazon joins the board of the Zigbee Alliance, which oversees implementation of the Zigbee wireless protocol commonly used in smart home devices   —  It joins the board of the Zigbee Alliance  —  Amazon now has a say in the development of a commonly used smart home standard …
Jan 24, 2019, 5:40 PMIn context

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