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Twitter Rejects Claims It Snoops on Private User Data Including Direct Messages

Twitter has rebuffed claims by a conservative media outlet that its staff monitor users’ private data, including direct messages sent over the social network (via TechCrunch). Earlier this week, Project Veritas, which hosts sting operation-style videos produced by self-proclaimed “guerrilla … Continue reading

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An Indian academic fellow has designed thin organic films which can take data for more than 10 years

Owing to data explosion which comes with Internet of Things, this academic fellow develops ultrathin films which can store unprecedented amount of data Latest News News & Analysis on Firstpost

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Latest Aadhaar security flaw isn’t as serious as a data breach, but opens up the public to social engineering attacks

The flaw is based on USSD that was publically shared by UIDAI in December telling if your bank account has been linked with your Aadhaaar number or not. Latest News News & Analysis on Firstpost

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Apple Announces Relocation of Chinese Customers’ iCloud Data From U.S. to Mainland China

Apple today confirmed that its iCloud services in mainland China will be operated by a Chinese company from next month (via People’s Daily, China). The firm, called Guizhou on the Cloud Big Data (GCBD), is owned by the Guizhou provincial … Continue reading

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OnePlus Switch app makes it easier to transfer data to your new phone

There has been a lot of advancement in the last couple of years to make it easier to switch phones. You can use a plethora of backup services and a lot of phones now come with built-in tools. Android’s built-in … Continue reading

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Best backup apps: never worry about losing app data again

Android lacks a universal, iOS-style cloud backup system, but there are some truly excellent apps to make sure you don’t lose your vital app data. (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) Android News + … Continue reading

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How to back up Android and keep your data safe

Knowing how to do an Android backup is essential. So we’ve brought together the best ways to backup your Android device: using Google, PC, apps or rooted solutions. (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) … Continue reading

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New net neutrality legislation would ban blocking and throttling of data

Last week the FCC voted to kill net neutrality regulations, which has prompted a huge backlash among Americans and some legislators in Washington DC. Republican Representative Marsha Blackburn from Tennessee has now introduced legislation that will ban ISPs from blocking … Continue reading

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Google’s new Datally app will help you save data (and money)

Google wants to help us to save data on our smartphones with Datally, an app that you may remember previously appeared under the name of Triangle. (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) Android News … Continue reading

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OnePlus at it again-new covert data collection app found

The discovery of a new suspicious app found on OnePlus phones reveals that they haven’t stopped covertly harvesting user data, raising widespread privacy concerns. (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) Android News + App … Continue reading

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