Samsung apologizes for worrying Galaxy users with weird “1” notification

What just happened? Are you one of the many millions of people who own a Galaxy smartphone? If so, you might have received a strange notification last night via Samsung’s Find My Mobile app—I did. The message simply showed a “1” with another “1” underneath it, which led to some Continue Reading

Google is warning Edge users of security risks, suggests switching browsers

A hot potato: Chrome still dominates the browser market, and it looks like Google will do anything to keep it that way, including showing a security warning to users of Microsoft’s Edge browser when they access the Chrome Web Store. Edge has long lived in the shadow of Chrome, but Continue Reading

UK Google users could lose EU GDPR data protections | Technology

Google is to move the data and user accounts of its British users from the EU to the US, placing them outside the strong privacy protections offered by European regulators. The shift, prompted by Britain’s exit from the EU, will leave the sensitive personal information of tens of millions not Continue Reading

Google users in UK to lose EU data protection – Strategy- Tempemail

Google is planning to move its British users’ accounts out of the control of European Union privacy regulators, placing them under US jurisdiction instead, sources said. The shift, prompted by Britain’s exit from the EU, will leave the sensitive personal information of tens of millions with less protection and within Continue Reading

Facebook expresses censorship concerns after blocking Singapore users’ access to fake news page- Tempemail

Facebook has blocked Singapore-based users access to the page of the State Times’ Review (STR) on the orders of the Singapore government. STR has been accused on multiple occasions by the government of perpetuating fake news and misinformation. It had been served three correction directions by the government under the Continue Reading

ShareChat Plans To Stay Focussed On Users and Unique Content- Tempemail

Read Article ShareChat would continue focussing on growing and retaining users for monetising the platform. This was said by a top executive of the social media platform. This is amid ShareChat facing intense competition from Chinese ByteDance owned short video platforms TikTok and Helo in India. Compared to the last Continue Reading

Facebook express censorship concerns after blocking Singapore users’ access to fake news page- Tempemail

Facebook has blocked Singapore-based users access to the page of the State Times’ Review (STR) on the orders of the Singapore government. STR has been accused on multiple occasions by the government of perpetuating fake news and misinformation. It had been served three correction directions by the government under the Continue Reading

500 Chrome Extensions Caught Stealing Private Data of 1.7 Million Users – Tempemail

Google removed 500 malicious Chrome extensions from its Web Store after they found to inject malicious ads and siphon off user browsing data to servers under the control of attackers. These extensions were part of a malvertising and ad-fraud campaign that’s been operating at least since January 2019, although evidence Continue Reading