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Uber Discloses Massive Data Breach That Occurred In 2016

11/21/2017, If your account got hacked, isn’t that something you’d like to be immediately aware of right away? Unfortunately for Uber, the company is only now disclosing a year later that back in 2016, they experienced a massive data breach that saw 57 million...

iMac Pro Could Feature Cellular Connectivity For Theft Protection

11/21/2017, In the past we have seen how Apple has filed for patents for computers, like the MacBook, that could feature cellular connectivity. The basic idea is to give it access to mobile internet, meaning that like the iPhone or iPad with cellular, it can connect...

Samsung Reportedly Order Components For Facial Recognition System

11/21/2017, Given how fast Android OEMs lept onto fingerprint scanners following the launch of the iPhone 5s, we suppose it didn’t really come as a surprise to hear that Android OEMs are now expected to start looking into facial recognition tech following the...

Samsung Galaxy S9 Could Feature Iris And Facial Scanners

11/20/2017, Ever since Apple launched the iPhone X with its Face ID facial recognition feature, the rumors are now all claiming that Android OEMs are expected to follow suit, but could Samsung be one of them? According to a report out of Korea from ETNews (via...

Flaw Found In Amazon Key That Could Disable The Cloud Cam

11/17/2017, A couple of weeks ago, Amazon announced Amazon Key. This is basically a system that allows a courier to enter your home and leave your package in your home, which means that even if you’re not home you will still receive your packages as promised. This...

Report Claims Android Is The Most Targeted By Malware

11/16/2017, Malware, viruses, hacks; those are security issues that aren’t exactly new, but unfortunately it seems that some platforms are more affected than most. According to Nokia’s latest Threat Intelligence Report, it seems that they have discovered that...

10-Year Old Successfully Unlocks His Mom’s iPhone X Using Face ID

11/15/2017, While facial recognition isn’t exactly a new piece of technology, Apple is marketing the iPhone X with Face ID as the next-generation of facial recognition, where it combines the use of AI and various hardware sensors and components to scan a user’s...

Future HomePods Could Come With Face ID Integration

11/13/2017, At the moment there is a bit of resistance amongst some consumers when it comes to adopting smart speakers. This is because there are some who are concerned about their privacy, and how they think that these smart speakers are eavesdropping on their...

Your Google Account Is Most Likely To Be Hijacked Through Phishing

11/12/2017, There are many ways to get hacked on the internet, but it seems that one of the more common ways that people are getting their accounts hacked and taken over is through phishing. This is according to a recent study conducted by Google in an attempt to...

These Groovy Lava Lamps Help Keep Part Of The Internet Secure

11/12/2017, Lava lamps at some point in time were an extremely popular piece of home decoration, but fast forward to today, it seems that these groovy pieces of home furnishing has found a new lease on life: protecting part of the internet. Wait, what? Yup, you read...

OPPO & Xiaomi Could Launch Smartphones With Facial Scanning In 2018

11/10/2017, Just like Touch ID, it seems that Apple’s Face ID is testing pretty positive amongst reviewers. Sure, there might be some issues here and there, but we expect that Apple will improve upon it and fix it with software updates over time, but for the most...

Connected Sex Toy Bug Accidentally Records Intimate Sessions

11/10/2017, As our devices grow more connected with every release, it also introduces a new problem in form of security and privacy. This problem has recently manifested itself again in a post on Reddit where user tydoctor discovered that a connected sex toy by...