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Users claim that iCloud for Windows is showing photos from strangers in their library

Users claim that iCloud for Windows is showing photos from strangers in their library

iCloud for Windows reportedly has some major problems. Some users have alleged that the app is showing photos from strangers in their library. iCloud for Windows is displaying images from random people […]

Apple's adds support for Emergency SOS via Satellite to the iPhone 14 series

Apple has announced that Emergency SOS via Satellite is now available for the iPhone 14 series. The company had revealed the feature during the iOS 16 launch event, but it wasn't ready […]

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Amazon is shutting down Amazon Drive at the end of 2023

Amazon customers who use the company's file storage service Amazon Drive are notified by email currently that Amazon will shut down the service at the end of 2023. A similar notification is […]

Apple releases macOS Ventura 13.0.1, iOS 16.1.1 and iPadOS 16.1.1 to patch two security issues

Apple releases macOS Ventura 13.0.1, iOS 16.1.1 and iPadOS 16.1.1 to patch two security issues

Apple has released the macOS Ventura 13.0.1, iOS 16.1.1 and iPadOS 16.1.1 for all users. The updates patch two security vulnerabilities in the operating systems. What's new in macOS Ventura 13.0.1, iOS […]

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How to remove your phone number or email from Facebook, even if you have no account

Social sites such as Facebook require that users provide them with some data on sign up; this usually involves handing over a phone number or email address, name, and other personal information. […]

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How to disable YouTube's new Ambient Mode playback feature

Google announced the rollout of a new design on its YouTube website today. After gathering input from "thousands of viewers around the world", Google decided to give YouTube a "cleaner, more lively […]

Apple will start displaying ads on the App Store from October 25th

Apple will start displaying ads on the App Store from October 25th

Remember when we said Apple could start displaying ads on your devices? It's happening, the company is rolling out ads to some sections of the App Store. Earlier this year, Apple announced […]

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Google is increasing the price of YouTube Premium Family significantly

Google is informing YouTube Premium Family subscribers currently that the price of the service will go up for them. Especially those grandfathered into YouTube Premium plans receive emails, but the price increase […]

Misconfigured Microsoft Endpoint exposed B2B customer data

Security researchers at SOCRadar informed Microsoft about a misconfigured data bucket that exposed 2.4 Terabytes of data to the public. The data includes sensitive information, including personally identifiable information, product orders and […]

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The future of streaming video is scary: Virtual Product Placement Ads incoming

Virtual Product Placement ads are the holy grail when it comes to product placement in video content. The new ad type may change content in streaming videos to display advertisement on billboards […]

Google promotes cloud gaming Chromebooks mere days after killing Stadia, its cloud gaming service

Oh, the irony. When Google announced the end of its cloud gaming service Stadia, barely anyone thought that the company would promote anything cloud gaming related in the near future. Announced on […]

Facebook has identified over 400 malicious Android and iOS apps that stole user logins

Facebook has identified over 400 malicious Android and iOS apps that stole user logins

Meta has identified over 400 malicious apps on Android and iOS that were used to steal the login information of Facebook users. The social media company has published a report to share […]

Twitter is preventing users from taking screenshots on iOS

Twitter is preventing users from taking screenshots on iOS, and wants them to share links instead

Twitter is testing a way to prevent users from capturing screenshots via its mobile app. The limitation has been reported by a few users over the weekend. Twitter is preventing iOS users […]

Twitter's edit button is available for Blue subscribers in 3 Countries

Twitter's edit button is available for Blue subscribers in 3 Countries

Twitter finally lets you fix your typos, the Edit Tweet button is here. But there is a catch, you will need to be a Twitter Blue subscriber to use the feature. In […]

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Rumor: You may soon need YouTube Premium to watch 4K video

Google experimented on YouTube to increase the company's revenue on the platform recently. After running tests with up to 10 unskippable ads before videos, users on Reddit report that YouTube limited 4K […]

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Google is shutting down Stadia and offering refunds

Google announced today that it will end support for its game streaming service Stadia by January 2023. The company will refund Stadia hardware purchases and all content purchases made through the Stadia […]

Apple to increase App Store prices in several regions from next month

Apple to increase App Store prices in several regions in October

Apple has announced that it plans to increase App Store prices starting next month. The price hike will be effective in several regions. Apple to increase App Store prices Inflation is likely […]

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YouTube is testing up to 10 unskippable ads before videos

If you are still using YouTube, you may have been hit with an increase in unskippable advertisement recently. Up until now, YouTube viewers saw up to two so-called unskippable ads before the […]

Apple releases Safari 16 for macOS Monterey and Big Sur

Apple releases Safari 16 for macOS Monterey and Big Sur

The Safari 16 update is now available for macOS Monterey and Big Sur users. Let's take a look at the new version of the web browser. What's new in Apple Safari 16 […]

Apple releases macOS Monterey 12.6, iOS 15.7 and iPadOS 15.7 with Security Updates

Apple releases macOS Monterey 12.6, iOS 15.7 and iPadOS 15.7 with security updates

Apple has released macOS Monterey 12.6, iOS 15.7 and iPadOS 15.7. The updates bring a number of critical security fixes for Macs, iPhones and iPads. Security fixes in macOS Monterey 12.6 The […]

Apple silently upgrades AppleCare+ plans to cover unlimited repairs for accidental damage

Apple silently upgrades AppleCare+ plans to cover unlimited repairs for accidental damage

Apple launched the much awaited iPhone 14 series yesterday. The Cupertino company also made a change to its AppleCare+ plans, they now include unlimited repairs. AppleCare+ now covers unlimited repairs For those […]

iOS 12.5.6 update for iPhone 5s, 6 and 6 Plus fixes a critical security issue

iOS 12.5.6 update for iPhone 5s, 6 and 6 Plus fixes a critical security issue

Apple has released a new update for the iPhone 5s, 6 and 6 Plus, and a couple of older iPads. The iOS 12.5.6 update that contains a security fixe for a critical […]

How to post Tweets to your Twitter Circle

Twitter Circle is now available for all users; here's how to use it

Twitter has announced that it has rolled out Twitter Circle for all users. The social network began testing the feature in May 2022 for some users, before making it available for everyone. […]

Ads in Microsoft Outlook app for Android and iOS are getting worse

Ads in Microsoft Outlook app for Android and iOS are getting worse

The Microsoft Outlook app for Android and iOS is displaying more ads than before. The new banners are appearing right in the inbox. Microsoft is displaying more ads in its Outlook app […]

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First look at YouTube's Podcast directory

YouTube just launched a dedicated podcast page on its website. Limited to visitors from the United States at the time, it is designed as a central hub for all-things podcasts on the […]

Apple could start displaying ads in its apps on your iPhone

Apple could start displaying ads on your iPhone

Apple is reportedly working on a way to display ads on its apps on iPhones. The news comes via a report by Mark Gurman on Bloomberg (paywalled article). Apple isn't the first […]

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Here is an easy fix for Amazon Prime Video Error 7031

Amazon Prime Video customers may receive all sorts of error messages when they use the service. One of them is Video Unavailable and the error code 7031. It is displayed right after […]

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YouTube keyboard shortcuts help you save time on the site

YouTube is one of the most popular video streaming sites on today's Internet. What many desktop users do not know is that it supports keyboard shortcuts that may help save time on […]

Microsoft OneDrive turns 15

Microsoft OneDrive turns 15; gets a redesigned web interface called OneDrive Home

Microsoft's OneDrive has turned 15. The Redmond company is marking the occasion by introducing a new design called OneDrive Home. The cloud storage service debuted in August 2007, under the name Windows […]

Twitter confirms that a data breach leaked email addresses and phone numbers of users

Twitter confirms that a data breach leaked email addresses and phone numbers of users

Twitter has confirmed that it suffered a data breach which leaked the email addresses and phone numbers of users. The issue came to light after a hacker leaked a sample of the […]

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Google's merging of video chat app begins: now there are two Google Meet apps

Some say, it takes a fulltime job to keep track of Google's communication applications. The company has created, rebranded, merged and terminated so many communication apps, that it seems impossible to keep […]

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How to subscribe to YouTube RSS Feeds without third-party services

YouTube, at one time, supported RSS feeds. Anyone could subscribe to channel feeds to receive updates in any RSS reader. Google made it harder over the years to subscribe to channels, likely […]

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Amazon is retiring Amazon Drive in 2023

Amazon is sending out emails to customers that use Amazon Drive currently to inform them that it plans to retire the cloud storage service in 2023. Customers need to download files from […]

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Opinion: it is time to drop your Amazon Prime subscription

Amazon just announced that it is going to increase the price of Amazon Prime in several European countries in September 2022. The price for an Amazon Prime membership in Europe's five biggest […]

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Google is adding another option to combat Google Calendar spam

Google is rolling out a change to Google Calendar that gives customers more control over email event invitations. Google announced in 2019 that it would do something about spam on Google Calendar. […]

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Europe's Digital Markets Act has serious implications for Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook and Microsoft

Companies such as Apple, Google and Amazon could soon face fines of up to 20% of their worldwide turnover or even behavioral or structural remedies, when they violate rules laid out in […]

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Facebook has started to encrypt links to counter privacy-improving URL Stripping

Facebook has started to use a different URL scheme for site links to combat URL stripping technologies that browsers such as Firefox or Brave use to improve privacy and prevent user tracking. […]

Microsoft will not ban legitimate paid open source programs

Microsoft Store will not ban legitimate paid open source programs

A few days ago, Microsoft published an update to a policy, forbidding open source programs from being sold on the Microsoft Store. This didn't sit well with some developers, who caused an […]

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Apple's Business website is blocking Firefox. Here is how to gain access

When you open Apple's Business website in Mozilla Firefox, you are greeted by a "your browser is not supported" prompt. The message is displayed for all recent versions of Firefox, including Firefox […]

Apple's Lockdown Mode for iOS 16, iPadOS 16 and macOS Ventura will protect users from targeted spyware attacks

Apple's Lockdown Mode for iOS 16, iPadOS 16 and macOS Ventura 13 will protect users from targeted spyware attacks

Apple has announced a new security feature called Lockdown Mode, to help protect users from targeted spyware attacks. What does Lockdown Mode do? In a nutshell, it restricts the functionality of apps […]