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Facebook's privacy problems: a roundup

44 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

The social media giant's troubles have led to lawsuits, House of Commons hearings and several apologies Facebook disclosed on Friday that a bug may have affected up to 6.8...
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NBA League Pass is now available through Amazon Prime Video Channels

56 minutes ago   |   Engadget

If you can't get enough NBA action, you're in luck. Amazon is now offering live games from NBA League Pass part of its Prime Video Channels service. You'll have to get a League...
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The Internet Reacts To Sonic The Hedgehog Movie Posters

The Internet Reacts To Sonic The Hedgehog Movie Posters

5 hours ago   |   GameInformer

Sonic the Hedgehog as a movie was always a collar-tugging proposition, but a recent movie poster teaser has gotten a lot of people scratching their heads. Even former Sonic the...
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New York settles with Equifax and others over lax mobile app security

5 hours ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood announced that the state has reached settlements with five companies regarding a security vulnerability present on each of their...
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Facebook Portal gets a web browser, games, and $50 discount

Facebook Portal gets a web browser, games, and $50 discount

6 hours ago   |   Pocket-lint   |   4 articles

Facebook's line of Portal devices has received an update that adds some cool new features, such as an internet browser. It's also on sale. Facebook's Portal and the larger...
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Benefits of Protecting Your IP Address

6 hours ago   |   Privacy Online

What is an IP address? I'm sure you've heard of IP Address. It's the little sequence of numbers that is essentially your computers “address” on the internet. Your IP address...
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CenturyLink intentionally abuses Utah law to shutdown internet and serve ads via DNS hijacking

6 hours ago   |   Privacy Online

CenturyLink, the United States's fifth largest ISP is forcing their users to view ads using a combination of DNS Hijacking and blocking of internet access. For months now, Utah...
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Latest Episode of Pokemon Anime References Pikachu Meme

7 hours ago   |   Game Rant

The latest episode of the Pokemon Sun and Moon anime seemingly makes reference to the viral surprised Pikachu meme that has been all over the Internet.
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Apple's streaming service will include new 'Peanuts' cartoons

7 hours ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

Apple's plans for streaming animated shows won't be limited to completely new properties. The tech firm has struck a deal with DHX Media to produce original shows based on...
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‘Donald' debuts at No. 23 on worst passwords of 2018 list

‘Donald' debuts at No. 23 on worst passwords of 2018 list

7 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Almost 10 percent of people on the interwebs used at least one of the 25 worst passwords on SplashData's annual list, which was released this week. And nearly three percent of...
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Facebook bug exposes millions of  private photos

Facebook bug exposes millions of  private photos

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Streaming services blast past networks for the most scripted TV shows in 2018

Streaming services blast past networks for the most scripted TV shows in 2018

For the first time in history, streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon, produced more original scripted series than broadcast or cable channels, setting a new record... Read more ...

Alexa can now arm your home security system - including Amazon's Ring Alarm

Alexa can now arm your home security system - including Amazon's Ring Alarm

You would think that Amazon's Ring home security system and Amazon's Echo smart speakers would intelligently work together, right? You'd be mostly wrong - but today, the... Read more ...

Huge Geminid meteor shower fireball caught on police dashcam

Huge Geminid meteor shower fireball caught on police dashcam

This week brought a treat for astronomy enthusiasts: the Geminid meteor shower. The shooting stars were visible last night in areas where the sky was clear, and now content is... Read more ...

Last minute Christmas deals: get the 2018 Apple iPad for $249

Last minute Christmas deals: get the 2018 Apple iPad for $249

Christmas is fast approaching and deals are ramping up for retailers such as Walmart and Best Buy. Walmart's 20 Days of Deals promotion is still going strong, and Best Buy has... Read more ...

Google Store offering Home Hub and two Home Mini speakers for $129

Google Store offering Home Hub and two Home Mini speakers for $129

Google unveiled its array of holiday deals last week , but it turns out that the company had another special offer up its sleeve. The Google Store is now offering a deal... Read more ...

T-Mobile, Sprint parent companies could remove Huawei equipment to boost...

T-Mobile, Sprint parent companies could remove Huawei equipment to boost merger odds

T-Mobile, Sprint, and their parent companies want to get the T-Mo-Sprint merger approved , and they're willing to change their network equipment to help facilitate it. Deutsche... Read more ...

Amazon Echo speakers now play friendly with Apple Music

Amazon Echo speakers now play friendly with Apple Music

Amazon recently said Apple Music would find its way onto Amazon Echo devices sometime soon - and sure enough, it appears to be rolling out now. To make Alexa work with Apple's... Read more ...

Old Automatic Renewal TidBITS Memberships Need Manual Updating

Old Automatic Renewal TidBITS Memberships Need Manual Updating

If you set up an automatically renewing TidBITS membership before April 2018, our new membership system will require a one-time restart from you. Sorry for the inconvenience! Read more ...

The best iPad deal is back on for $250

The best iPad deal is back on for $250

If you're looking to pick up the latest iPad - and why wouldn't you, they're great for browsing and binging media - now is the best time to pick one up. Amazon has its $80 off... Read more ...