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Autoplay Videos Are Coming To Google Search Results

07/25/2017, Is Google about to make search results annoying? It seems so. We tend to have divided opinions about videos that autoplay. I’m not a fan and I’m sure there are many who agree with me. According to a new report, Google is testing out...

Hungarian Teen Discovers Major Security Flaw, Gets Arrested

07/25/2017, You’d think that an ethical hacker who discovers a vulnerability before the bad guys do and reports it to the authorities would not end up behind bars. Sure enough, countless companies run bounty programs to encourage ethical hackers to test their...

Adobe Flash Will Finally Die In 2020

07/25/2017, The Adobe Flash web technology has long enabled content creators to offer interactive online gaming, video, and education services but Flash has also long struggled with malware and vulnerabilities. There are much better and safer web technologies...

Nissan Is Using Final Fantasy Characters To Sell Cars

07/24/2017, Nissan is one of the most popular car brands in Japan, why wouldn’t it be, it’s based in the country after all. Final Fantasy is one of the most popular gaming franchises in the country so the two appear to be a natural fit. No wonder Nissan...

YouTube Video Editor Will Be Shut Down Soon

07/23/2017, As YouTube is the most popular online video service in the world, you might not think that there are some features on the website that no one uses, but that’s the case as far as the YouTube video editor and photo slideshows are concerned. YouTube...

WhatsApp Faces Partial Disruption In China

07/18/2017, Since the internet in China is heavily regulated, popular services that are easily accessible in most countries across the globe are often banned in the country. Facebook happens to be one of those services. However, one of its major products was allowed...

ISPs Can No Longer Tell Users If The FBI Is Investigating Them

07/18/2017, A federal judge ruled back in 2013 that an ISP couldn’t be forced by the FBI to turn over users’ private data without the user being informed about it first. There has been a change in the law now, though, which means that ISPs no longer have...

Google Shifting 2-Step Verification From SMS To Prompts

07/17/2017, Google has long offered users the ability to protect their accounts with 2-step verification. The functionality adds an additional layer of security over and above the password. It becomes impossible to change the password unless a code that’s sent...

A Major Global Cyberattack Could Cause Damages Worth $53 Billion

07/17/2017, There has been a wave of global cyberattacks over the past few months and even though they were launched on a global scale, significant devastation was avoided. Nevertheless, one has to think about the possibility of that happening at some point in the...

YouTube GIF Thumbnails Now Live For Most Users

07/16/2017, If you’ve used YouTube on the desktop recently you might have noticed a slight change in the user experience. YouTube GIF thumbnails are now live for a larger number of users. Google’s online video streaming service actually launched this...

How To Bookmark on iPhone (Safari+Chrome)

07/15/2017, Bookmarks are shortcuts to your favorite web pages for quick access. For instance, if you are looking for a guide to install Ubuntu on Windows, and let us assume that the web page you encountered is beneficial to get the job done. In this case, you might...

China Personal VPN Ban Clarified

07/13/2017, The internet in the People’s Republic of China is heavily regulated. The restrictions that the government has put in place are collectively referred to as the “Great Firewall of China.” It was reported earlier this week that China was...

You Can Book Spa Appointments Via Google Now

07/13/2017, Summer is here in full swing so it’s all the more reason to get ready to attend all those barbecue and beach parties. You may be thinking about visiting a spa or salon before you do that, though, and now Google is making it much easier for you to...