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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...

Coding Error Leaves Hundreds Of Messaging Apps Vulnerable

11/09/2017, Many messaging apps these days offer users end-to-end encryption for their messages, meaning that these messages are protected from hackers who could still intercept them, but even if they did they wouldn’t be able to read them. However security is only...

Apple Could Launch Two OLED iPhones With Face ID In 2018

11/06/2017, The iPhone X has only just recently started going out to customers but it seems that rumors and interest in 2018’s models have already started to build. In a recent report from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, it seems that if you wanted more...

Siblings Manage To ‘Trick’ Face ID Into Unlocking The iPhone X

11/06/2017, Face ID is the iPhone X’s new touted security feature which is said to be more secure than fingerprints and harder to fool. In fact Apple made a pretty big deal about it by claiming to have worked with makeup artists, mask makers, and others to ensure...

Watch Fraternal Twins Attempt To Fool The iPhone X’s Face ID

10/31/2017, When Apple launched the iPhone X, they announced their new Face ID facial recognition security feature which is said to be more secure than Touch ID. Apple also boasted how there is a very miniscule chance of the system getting fooled, thanks to their...

Apple: Touch ID For The iPhone X Was Never An Option

10/31/2017, Prior to the iPhone X being announced, there was one consistent rumor and that is Apple would be getting rid of the home button once and for all. This led to many wondering about how Touch ID would work: would it be moved to the back like what we’ve...

iOS Apps With Camera Permission Can Record You At Any Time

10/28/2017, Sometimes when you install/launch certain apps for the first time, you are usually asked for permission on what it can or cannot do, such as whether it can be allowed access to your smartphone’s camera. Usually if you are using some kind of...

Your Favorite Dating Apps Might Not Be As Secure As You Thought

10/25/2017, Dating apps rely a lot on personal information about the user, after all that’s the point, right? This includes information like education, workplace, age, name, and even your location, since some dating apps like to try and connect users who are within...