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Facebook no longer allows users to share Pirate Bay links

Facebook now blocks users from sharing Pirate Bay links in posts Facebook has started blocking users from sharing The Pirate Bay links on their timelines or in chat messages citing a violation of the platform’s “community standards”, according to a new report from TorrentFreak. Also read- Best Torrent Sites Going […]

Kaspersky Antivirus Injected Unique ID That Allowed Tracking Its Users Online

A security flaw in Kaspersky antivirus leaves millions of users exposed to online hack A security journalist Ronald Eikenberg at German computer magazine C’T revealed that a flaw in Kaspersky antivirus software allowed third parties to spy on its millions of users for years – even in the browser’s Incognito […]

GitHub Restricting Access For Developers In US Sanctioned Countries

GitHub starts blocking developers in countries like Crimea and Iran, which are under US trade sanctions Microsoft-owned GitHub, the largest source-code repository in the world, is “restricting” users from countries that are facing US-imposed trade sanctions from using its online services. The countries affected are Crimea, Cuba, Iran, North Korea, […]

Microsoft’s Windows 10 May 2019 Update to give users better control over updates

Microsoft gives control of feature updates back to users with Windows 10 May 2019 Update Microsoft has confirmed that its next feature update named ‘May 2019 update’ will bring “significant changes” to the Windows update process. “We are excited to announce significant changes in the Windows update process, changes designed […]

Facebook asking new users for their email passwords for using the site

Facebook caught asking some new users for passwords to their email accounts Some new Facebook users were taken aback when they were greeted with a page asking them to hand over the passwords to their personal email accounts as part of the signing-up process. The issue was first noticed by […]

Facebook to become world’s biggest ‘virtual graveyard’ by the end of this century

Have you kept your digital will ready, as about 8,000 Facebook users die daily Facebook will have more profiles of dead people than those of alive users by the end of this century. The social media giant, which currently has over 2 billion users worldwide, is set to become the […]

Shocking! Samsung smartphone users are unable to delete Facebook app

Samsung phone users complain that they cannot delete the Facebook app Some Samsung smartphone users were in for a shock when they discovered that they were unable to delete the Facebook app from their devices, according to a report by Bloomberg. Users took to forums such as the Android Central to […]

Yahoo agrees to pay $50M to users hit by biggest ever data breach

Yahoo agrees to pay $50 million in data-breach settlement and give affected users free credit monitoring services Yahoo has agreed to pay $50 million in data-breach settlement to 200 million victims of what is believed to be the biggest data breach ever. The company will also provide two years of […]