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Third-party apps are tracking your WhatsApp activity
social media

Third-party apps are tracking your WhatsApp activity

Dozens of apps can track users' activity, including who they talk to and when they're asleep
21 Sep 2020
Need Excel training? Try these 10 cheap or free options
Microsoft Windows

Need Excel training? Try these 10 cheap or free options

These 10 Excel training resources teach get you the Excel skills you need for free or cheap
17 Aug 2020
Over two dozen Android apps found stealing user data
Google Android

Over two dozen Android apps found stealing user data

Google deletes another 25 Android apps caught stealing user data, including Facebook credentials.
7 Jul 2020
TikTok and other Chinese social media apps in danger of US ban
social media

TikTok and other Chinese social media apps in danger of US ban

Officials say they’re “looking at” Chinese social media apps to see if they’re security threats
7 Jul 2020
Ford partners with TomTom for next-generation navigation system
Software

Ford partners with TomTom for next-generation navigation system

SYNC system will use TomTom data to provide real-time traffic and construction information
2 Jul 2020
Trend Micro and Girls in Tech join forces to tackle the tech gender gap
cyber security

Trend Micro and Girls in Tech join forces to tackle the tech gender gap

The partnership will offer cyber security training to females around the globe
2 Jul 2020
Mercedes heads to the cloud as Daimler expands IBM agreement
cloud computing

Mercedes heads to the cloud as Daimler expands IBM agreement

Moving to the IBM public cloud offers Daimler an opportunity for scaling and improved security
2 Jul 2020
Bitcoin scam exposes the personal details of 250,000 people
cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin scam exposes the personal details of 250,000 people

The UK and Australia represent approximately 93% of users hit by the crypto-scam
1 Jul 2020
University of California gets fleeced by hackers for $1.14 million
Ransomware splash screen mockup
ransomware

University of California gets fleeced by hackers for $1.14 million

University studying the coronavirus had data stolen then held hostage
30 Jun 2020
Fivetran is now worth $1.2 billion thanks to new funding
Unicorn in a field
big data

Fivetran is now worth $1.2 billion thanks to new funding

Fivetran reaches coveted “unicorn” status after receiving Series C financing
30 Jun 2020
Area 1 Security raises $25 million in growth funding
phishing

Area 1 Security raises $25 million in growth funding

Company provides AI-driven protection against phishing
30 Jun 2020
8 developers take home Apple Design Awards
Development

8 developers take home Apple Design Awards

Each year the tech giant recognizes developers who stand out
29 Jun 2020
TikTok launches TikTok for Business for marketers
social media

TikTok launches TikTok for Business for marketers

The popular video app is looking to cash in with advertisers
29 Jun 2020
LG bringing self-disinfecting wireless earbuds to the US
Hardware

LG bringing self-disinfecting wireless earbuds to the US

The new earbuds will get a dose of UV light in the case to zap them clean
26 Jun 2020
Netflix is making it easier to hide what you’ve been watching
streaming

Netflix is making it easier to hide what you’ve been watching

Now you can drop that movie you gave up on from your Netflix homepage.
25 Jun 2020
Trump administration wants to enhance the security of .gov sites
hacking

Trump administration wants to enhance the security of .gov sites

The government hopes to strengthen defenses on all .gov sites to protect users
24 Jun 2020
Microsoft is shutting down Mixer and teaming up with Facebook
streaming

Microsoft is shutting down Mixer and teaming up with Facebook

The Mixer platform never took off, and Microsoft has seen enough
24 Jun 2020
Google Maps may soon help you connect to mass transit
Google Android

Google Maps may soon help you connect to mass transit

The app is looking at ways to help people commute via mass transit
23 Jun 2020
Apple to remove thousands of unlicensed iPhone games in China
Mobile Phones

Apple to remove thousands of unlicensed iPhone games in China

Apple App Store is removing games permitted to operate in China while awaiting licenses
23 Jun 2020
Google takes another stab at social media with 'Keen' app
social media

Google takes another stab at social media with 'Keen' app

Google’s experimental workshop is targeting social media again with a new Pinterest-like app
22 Jun 2020
Colin Kaepernick to join Medium as board member and columnist
communications

Colin Kaepernick to join Medium as board member and columnist

Former Super Bowl quarterback cashes in on his activism
19 Jun 2020
Civil rights groups call for a Facebook advertising boycott
social media

Civil rights groups call for a Facebook advertising boycott

Civil rights groups are urging major advertisers to boycott Facebook in July to help stop hate speech.
18 Jun 2020
iPhone “I’m getting pulled over” shortcut is gaining popularity. Here’s how to get
Mobile Phones

iPhone “I’m getting pulled over” shortcut is gaining popularity. Here’s how to get

iPhone users can get Siri to record a traffic stop with a simple voice command
18 Jun 2020
Google Meet is now available on Android and iOS devices
Google Android

Google Meet is now available on Android and iOS devices

Google weaves Meet into the Gmail iOS and Android app, making mobile meetings possible
17 Jun 2020
Microsoft might release the dual-screen Surface Duo next month
Mobile Phones

Microsoft might release the dual-screen Surface Duo next month

Hoping to beat Samsung to the punch, Microsoft is reportedly pushing up its release date
16 Jun 2020
Android TV may soon recognize individual voices
Google Android

Android TV may soon recognize individual voices

Your Android TV may soon be able to tell you from everyone else in your house
15 Jun 2020
Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 update is wreaking havoc on printers
Microsoft Windows

Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 update is wreaking havoc on printers

Users complain that the Windows 10 May 2020 Update is causing printer failures
15 Jun 2020
7 great cities for tech jobs in 2020
Careers & training

7 great cities for tech jobs in 2020

These seven cities may not be top of mind for tech jobs, but they should be
5 Jun 2020
Seven IT jobs you can land with an associate’s degree
Careers & training

Seven IT jobs you can land with an associate’s degree

These IT careers are more focused on your skill than your degree
7 Apr 2020
7 simple steps to change your Wi-Fi password
Network & Internet

7 simple steps to change your Wi-Fi password

Keep your network secure by updating your Wi-Fi password frequently
30 Mar 2020
How to write an executive summary that wows the right people
Business

How to write an executive summary that wows the right people

Get the funding or approval you need with a stellar executive summary
25 Mar 2020
Blaze your career path with these 7 high-tech freelance jobs
Careers & training

Blaze your career path with these 7 high-tech freelance jobs

These seven high-tech freelance jobs let you blaze your own path
19 Mar 2020
10 quick tips to identifying phishing emails
Security

10 quick tips to identifying phishing emails

Avoid falling victim to a phishing attack with these 10 quick tips
16 Mar 2020
10 tips to get employees into cybersecurity awareness training
Tutorials

10 tips to get employees into cybersecurity awareness training

Cyberattacks are growing. Here's how to get employees on board with cybersecurity.
9 Mar 2020
10 best IT certifications for beginners
Careers & training

10 best IT certifications for beginners

Ready to start your IT career? Give it a boost with these entry-level IT certifications.
9 Mar 2020