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Coronavirus hype leads New York's top lawyer to probe Zoom over security

1 month ago   |   By The Next Web

Zoom, the free conference calling app that's found booming popularity amongst both users and stock traders during the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, has now drawn the attention of New York attorney general, Laetitia James. James' office sent the company a letter on Monday that requested the startup provide details of additional steps its taken to protect new users, which are especially important considering Zoom's rough history with security flaws, the New York Times reports. [Read: SEC halts $ZOOM after coronavirus traders confuse it for Zoom app] “is concerned that Zoom's existing...
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Coronavirus is a wake-up call: our war with the environment is leading to pandemics

Coronavirus is a wake-up call: our war with the environment is leading to pandemics

1 month ago   |   By Phys.org

The COVID-19 pandemic sweeping across the world is a crisis of our own making.
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Tech advocates say Trump's executive order could ruin the internet

Tech advocates say Trump's executive order could ruin the internet

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Donald Trump signs executive order targeting social media companies

Donald Trump signs executive order targeting social media companies

Photo by Doug MIlls-Pool / Getty Images President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Thursday targeting tech companies like Facebook, Twitter, and Google and the pivotal... Read more ...

Josh Gad Announces a LORD OF THE RINGS Reunion For His Reunited Apart Series!

Josh Gad Announces a LORD OF THE RINGS Reunion For His Reunited Apart Series!

Actor Josh Gad is teasing a future episode of his Reunited Apart web-series and it will reunite the incredible cast of Peter Jackson 's The Lord of the Rings! There are no... Read more ...

Netflix might be launching feature that lets you watch content as it downloads

Netflix might be launching feature that lets you watch content as it downloads

New strings of code found in the latest version of Netflix's Android app suggest that in future subscribers will be able to watch content as it's downloading. The code was... Read more ...

Google's new Scam Spotter site could help curb coronavirus scams

Google's new Scam Spotter site could help curb coronavirus scams

Google launched a new program called Scam Spotter this week that aims to help people spot and avoid common scams on the internet. The three golden rules of scam spotting are to... Read more ...

Linux Kodachi 7.0 Security-Focused OS Moves to Linux 5.4, Based on Xubuntu...

Linux Kodachi 7.0 Security-Focused OS Moves to Linux 5.4, Based on Xubuntu 18.04 LTS

Coming nine months after version 6.3, the Kodachi OS 7.0 release is dubbed Katana and it's here to introduce a new kernel series Read more ...

Telecom executives detail COVID-19 impacts, new measures at annual TD conference

Telecom executives detail COVID-19 impacts, new measures at annual TD conference

Canadian carriers reflected on how COVID-19 is impacting sales and operations at the annual TD Securities Telecom & Media conference on May 27th. The carriers have likely been... Read more ...

Amazon.com is down for many in the US

Amazon.com is down for many in the US

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Amazon.com appears to be down for many people in the US. A number of Verge staffers are unable to access the site, and there are... Read more ...

Forget the Apple iPhone 12, everyone's talking about the iPhone 13

Forget the Apple iPhone 12, everyone's talking about the iPhone 13

While the iPhone 12 is still yet to be released, some seem to have forgotten about it already as new leaks today speculate what the iPhone 13 could look like. It might be over... Read more ...

Magento E-Commerce Platform installation with Apache2 and Let's Encrypt on...

Magento E-Commerce Platform installation with Apache2 and Let's Encrypt on Ubuntu 20.04

HowToForge: Magento is a free and open-source e-commerce web application that allows you to create a fully functional eCommerce store in minutes. Read more ...