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Adblock Plus Defeats Facebook’s Anti-Adblocking Measures

08/11/2016, Facebook announced earlier this week that it has developed a new method of serving ads to users who have ad blockers enabled on the desktop version of its website. It will now be able to show those users ads even if they have the ad blocker switched on....

Illegal Online Drug Sales Tripled Since Silk Road’s Closure

08/11/2016, Several years ago, what was buzzing on the internet was the discovery of an online website called the Silk Road. Basically it was a website on the dark web that pretty much acted as a storefront for illegal drugs where anyone could buy just about any drug...

Judge Dismisses Case Claiming Twitter Is Liable For ISIS Tweets

08/11/2016, When someone makes a comment on social media that results in something bad happening to someone else, like a death, or maybe ruining someone’s business and life, who’s fault is it? Most of us would probably think it’s the person who made the comment...

You Will Soon No Longer Be Able To Block Ads On Facebook

08/09/2016, Ads can be intrusive and sometimes ugly when not implemented properly, or when they’re completely irrelevant. We’re sure we’ve all seen those “work from home” ads, and how someone from your country made X amount of money, “click here to find...

Chrome Will Block Flash Content Starting Next Month

08/09/2016, Google has hammered another nail in Adobe Flash’s proverbial coffin. In a blog post today the company sang praises of Flash and acknowledged the “pivotal role” it has played in the adoption of gaming, video, and animation on the...

Facebook Will Soon Start Bypassing Your Ad Blocker

08/09/2016, Millions of people use ad blockers to eliminate advertisements from their browsing experience. Many publishers and online services have adapted and some now require users to turn off ad blockers before they can access content. Facebook, which makes the...

Facebook Launching Cheap Wi-Fi Service In India

08/08/2016, Facebook is working hard on its vision to connect billions of people on this planet that still don’t have reliable access to the internet. The company has created a solar plane which is going to be crucial to this entire agenda but Facebook is...

How To Delete Your Twitter Account, Tweets and Followers

08/07/2016, Social networks can be addictive, and it’s not always clear if one is putting too much out there, or connecting to the wrong people. Whether you want to remove a tweet, cut ties with shady followers or just restart with a clean slate, deleting...

How to scan QR Codes

08/05/2016, QR Codes have been invented a couple of decades ago in Japan. They are 2D barcodes that can pack a lot of information into a relatively small space. Also, their design makes them pretty resilient in case their support gets scratched. Since QR Codes are...

Torrentz Appears To Have Closed Its Doors For Good

08/05/2016, Several weeks ago, we reported that KickassTorrents had its domain seized and saw its alleged owner arrested. Given that KAT was one of the major players around, this was a huge blow to the torrents community, and it seems that less than a month later, it...

Facebook Tweaks News Feed To Further Clamp Down On Clickbait

08/04/2016, For years, Facebook Pages have been used as a means of clickbaiting people into clicking through to websites that provide low quality content, but the strategy worked for those who were looking to generate easy traffic. Facebook regularly clamps down on...