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Twitter warns that private tweets were public for years

22/01/19 09:54 AM By Nico - Comment(s)
Twitter warns that private tweets were public for years

Private tweets sent by users of Twitter's Android app could have been exposed publicly for years.


Twitter said it had discovered a security flaw which meant "protected" tweets became public when some changes were made to accounts.


Anyone who updated the email address linked to their account ...

5G is here. What that means and how you can get it

08/01/19 11:23 AM By Nico - Comment(s)
5G is here. What that means and how you can get it

New York (CNN Business)— 5G is here. It promises super-fast speeds, and it will enable some really cool, futuristic technology. You can get it if you want it, but you practically have to stand on your head.


What 5G tech you can get now

Ushering in the mobile 5G era, AT&T announced in December tha...

US reportedly urges allies to block use of Huawei equipment

27/11/18 08:26 AM By Nico - Comment(s)
US reportedly urges allies to block use of Huawei equipment

New York (CNN)The United States is urging its allies to stop using Huawei telecommunications equipment because the Chinese company poses a security threat, according to a published report.

The Wall Street Journal, citing sources familiar with the discussions, reports that US officials are pushing cou...

Google News may shut over EU plans to charge tax for links

20/11/18 11:34 AM By Nico - Comment(s)
Google News may shut over EU plans to charge tax for links

Search engine is lobbying hard to stop proposed tax, aimed at compensating news publishers.


Google’s top news executive has refused to rule out shutting down Google News in EU countries, as the search engine faces a battle with Brussels over plans to charge a “link tax” for using news stories.


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