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Facebook accused of revealing sensitive health data

Facebook accused of revealing sensitive health data

The issue was first noticed in July.

Feb 19, 2019, 12:28 PM IST
Internet all praise for Anand Mahindra’s twitter post saluting working women

Internet all praise for Anand Mahindra’s twitter post saluting working women

Mahindra acknowledged that woman's successe have required a much greater amount of effort than their male counterparts

Feb 08, 2019, 12:47 PM IST
Facebook launches new Privacy, Data Use Business Hub to protect information

Facebook launches new Privacy, Data Use Business Hub to protect information

Facebook has also said that over the next two weeks the social media platform is Privacy Checkup for users.

Jan 28, 2019, 16:01 PM IST
Facebook not selling users' data: Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook not selling users' data: Mark Zuckerberg

The 1,000-word defence came after Facebook faced intense scrutiny over how it handled data of over two billion users amid several data scandals in recent years.

Jan 25, 2019, 13:51 PM IST
Facebook to discontinue Moments app from February 25

Facebook to discontinue Moments app from February 25

The social media giant first launched "Moments" in 2015 to allow users to share pictures with friends without having to upload them on Facebook.

Jan 25, 2019, 13:49 PM IST
Facebook to proactively shut down fake Pages, Groups

Facebook to proactively shut down fake Pages, Groups

Facebook said that it will be providing more information in the Page Quality tab over time.

Jan 24, 2019, 10:48 AM IST
Twitter rolls out new interface for web-users

Twitter rolls out new interface for web-users

With this update, Twitter has kept in mind little aesthetic updates to make it easier to see who all are involved in a conversation.

Jan 23, 2019, 12:57 PM IST
Twitter bug exposed private tweets for five years

Twitter bug exposed private tweets for five years

The bug affected Android users who made changes between November 3, 2014, and January 14, 2019.

Jan 18, 2019, 13:21 PM IST
More privacy for Android users; WhatsApp working on fingerprint authentication for chats

More privacy for Android users; WhatsApp working on fingerprint authentication for chats

The feature is current under development in Beta for Android 2.19.3 version.

Jan 09, 2019, 11:07 AM IST
WhatsApp gold upgrade messages are hoax, don't download any link

WhatsApp gold upgrade messages are hoax, don't download any link

Have you got any message asking to upgrade to the Gold version of WhatsApp?

Jan 08, 2019, 13:34 PM IST
Google makes cute elephant doodle to celebrate New Year 2019

Google makes cute elephant doodle to celebrate New Year 2019

In today's doodle, the first baby elephants is jumping with joy and excitement while the other one was making a 2019 popcorn banner by pumping his trunk as they step into the New Year.

Jan 01, 2019, 13:08 PM IST
Google celebrates New Year's Eve with animated doodle

Google celebrates New Year's Eve with animated doodle

Google's doodle shows two cute elephants blowing up balloons and eating popcorn.

Dec 31, 2018, 12:13 PM IST
Reliance Jio Happy New Year Offer: 100% cashback on recharge of Rs 399

Reliance Jio Happy New Year Offer: 100% cashback on recharge of Rs 399

The coupons can be redeemed over and above the existing AJIO offers.

Dec 28, 2018, 16:18 PM IST
Facebook Messenger rolls out Boomerang, Selfie feature

Facebook Messenger rolls out Boomerang, Selfie feature

The company also announced new stickers, powered by augmented reality (AR).

Dec 18, 2018, 14:50 PM IST
Facebook may see higher attrition rate in coming days

Facebook may see higher attrition rate in coming days

Only 53 per cent of Facebook employees said the company was making the world better, which is 19 per cent lower than last year.

Dec 05, 2018, 12:03 PM IST
Private messages of 120 mn Facebook users hacked: Report

Private messages of 120 mn Facebook users hacked: Report

According to Digital Trends, the latest hack involves the use of browser extensions.

Nov 05, 2018, 11:03 AM IST
India ranked 12 globally in web-borne threats: Kaspersky Lab

India ranked 12 globally in web-borne threats: Kaspersky Lab

About a third of Internet users in the country were attacked by web-borne threats between the July-September period of this year, the report said.

Nov 05, 2018, 11:01 AM IST
Reliance Jio announces eight offers under Diwali Dhamaka

Reliance Jio announces eight offers under Diwali Dhamaka

As part of the Diwali Dhamaka offer, Jio has launched Rs 1699 annual plan, 100 percent cashback, Jiophone gift card and a host of other exciting deals.

Nov 02, 2018, 18:35 PM IST
Twitter testing home button to switch tweet order

Twitter testing home button to switch tweet order

The micro-blogging platform in 2016 announced that it will only show "most important tweets" and stop the most recent tweets first which irked many users.

Nov 01, 2018, 12:07 PM IST
Twitter gives more freedom to report spam, fake accounts

Twitter gives more freedom to report spam, fake accounts

Twitter will allow users to flag tweets as originating from a fake account or a bot which are impersonating as something or someone else, and mark them as "fake".

Nov 01, 2018, 12:06 PM IST