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Ivan Mehta / TNW:
WhatsApp says it won't deactivate accounts of users who don't accept new privacy policy rolling out on May 15, but will keep reminding them to accept new terms   —  It will keep reminding you to accept the policy … WhatsApp said today that it won't delete or deactivate your account …
May 7, 2021, 12:35 PMIn context
Thomas Macaulay / The Next Web:
Computer scientists at the University at Buffalo have developed an AI tool that can detect a deepfake photo by analyzing the light reflections in the eyes   —  THE METHOD HAS PROVEN ACCURATE ON PORTRAIT-STYLE DEEPFAKES  —  Deepfakes are being used for a range of nefarious purposes …
Mar 13, 2021, 10:05 PMIn context
Callum Booth / The Next Web:
Security researcher demonstrates how Apple's apps on macOS Big Sur bypass firewalls and VPNs, an issue first brought to light in October   —  DON'T WORRY THOUGH, APPLE REALLY, REALLY, REALLY CARES ABOUT YOUR PRIVACY  —  For all of Apple's talk of being privacy-first, often its marketing speak …
Nov 16, 2020, 11:10 PMIn context
Napier Lopez / The Next Web:
Todoist rolls out Kanban-style Boards as an optional view, similar to Trello   —  Todoist today officially introduced a feature that could significantly change how people use the popular task-management app: Boards.  It basically works a lot like Trello, but built right into Todoist.
Sep 23, 2020, 11:15 PMIn context
Thomas Macaulay / The Next Web:
Stanford launches Cable TV News Analyzer, a free AI-powered online service for querying the screen time of public figures or specific topics on cable TV news   —  A new AI-powered tool can show you how much screen time different public figures and topics are getting on TV.
Sep 1, 2020, 12:05 AMIn context
Ivan Mehta / The Next Web:
Zoom CEO says the app's upcoming end-to-end encryption feature will be available only to paid users in order to comply with law enforcement in case of misuse   —  If you're a free Zoom user, and waiting for the company to roll out end-to-end encryption for better protection of your calls, you're out of luck.
Jun 3, 2020, 3:13 AMIn context
David Canellis / The Next Web:
CipherTrace: at least $356M of cryptocurrencies were stolen from exchanges in Q1 2019; cross-border payments from US exchanges are up 46% in past two years   —  ... AND IT'S GOING TO NEED LAUNDERING  —  Cryptocurrency thieves earned at least $356 million in the first quarter of 2019 …
May 1, 2019, 2:25 PMIn context
David Canellis / The Next Web:
Bitcoin wallet Electrum hit by DoS attack with the attackers apparently directing users to download “backdoored” versions of Electrum to steal their bitcoin   —  The servers of popular Bitcoin wallet Electrum are under heavy attack, and users are advised to be extra careful when using the pl
Apr 8, 2019, 11:00 PMIn context
Ivan Mehta / The Next Web:
WhatsApp now allows users to control who can add them to group chats   —  WhatsApp's group conversations can be awfully annoying when you're dragged into them without your consent.  It's finally rolled out a fix for that, in the form of a new setting that lets you choose who can add you to group chats …
Apr 3, 2019, 10:00 AMIn context
Abhimanyu Ghoshal / The Next Web:
WhatsApp debuts a fact-checking tip line in India to combat fake news, will work with startup Proto to help review text, photos, links, and video sent by users   —  WhatsApp has launched its next weapon in the fight against misinformation on its platform in India: a tip line to which you can send forwards …
Apr 2, 2019, 7:40 AMIn context

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