Precise location gives your coordinates to apps

Photo: AngieYeoh (Shutterstock) It’s no secret that our apps use our locations: in fact, many need them to function properly. You wouldn’t get very far on your road trip if Google Maps couldn’t see your location. But smartphone manufacturers do not specify how the location-sharing of works—in particular that you can choose between sharing your … Read more

Donald Trump’s Truth Social app faces financial fallout

Former President Donald Trump’s social media team Truth Social is locked in an uphill battle with one of its providers claiming the platform is starving the company of more than $1 million in payouts contractors, FOX Business has learned. If the allegations are true, they would suggest Truth Social’s finances are in disarray, say people … Read more

Elon Musk’s cryptic tweet after an ex-hacker whistled on Twitter

Elon Musk posted a cryptic tweet in response to the explosive allegations of the former security chief of Twitter that the company misled the federal government over its alleged efforts to protect user data and crack down on spam and bot accounts. The Tesla boss tweeted a photo of Disney character Jiminy Cricket making a … Read more

Whistleblower accuses Twitter of cybersecurity negligence

A former Twitter security chief has alleged the company misled regulators about its cybersecurity defenses, privacy protections and ability to detect and root out fake accounts, pitcher complaint claims alert filed with US officials. The revelation could create serious legal and financial problems for the social media platform, which is currently trying to force Tesla … Read more

3 Arkansas officers suspended after video captures beaten

MULBERRY, Ark. (AP) – Three Arkansas law enforcement officers have been suspended and state police have opened an investigation after a video posted on social media showed two of them beating a suspect while a third officer held him down. Officers were responding to a report of a man making threats outside a convenience store … Read more

Finland asks the question: can a prime minister party like a rock star?

HELSINKI (AP) — In a leaked video, Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin is seen dancing and singing with friends at a private party. The 36-year-old leader poses for the camera. She is sitting on her knees, her hands behind her head. She is entangled in a group hug. She is having a good time. Countless … Read more

YouTube removes video of Tesla investors using children in FSD beta test

Tesla Model 3 Source: Tesla YouTube has removed a pair of videos from its platform showing Tesla drivers performing amateur vehicle safety tests using their own children instead of mannequins on the road or in the driveway. The tests aimed to determine whether a slow movement You’re here equipped with the company’s latest driver assistance … Read more

Chinese tech giant registers first drop in revenue

Tencent faced a number of headwinds in 2022, including a Covid-induced slowdown in the Chinese economy and a tougher market for games. Bobby Yip | Reuters Tencent recorded its first-ever quarterly decline in year-over-year revenue as tougher gaming regulations in China and a resurgence of Covid-19 in the world’s second-largest economy hit the tech giant. … Read more

How to Use End-to-End Encryption in Facebook Messenger Right Now

Meta may not be a stronghold of digital privacy (and may very well be an enemy of it), but times could change. The company announced on Thursday, August 11, they are testing end-to-end encryption (E2EE) for Facebook Messenger as default, which means that all Messenger users would have their chats protected from prying eyes, unless … Read more

The man who tried and failed to break into the Cincinnati FBI office had a volatile and combative online presence

Calling it a “call to arms,” ​​a post on Truth Social was reportedly written by Ricky Shiffer, who died Thursday after trying to force his way inside the FBI’s field office in Cincinnati. The message appeared shortly after officers executed a search warrant. at the Florida home of the man whose media company runs Truth … Read more