TikTok monitors users’ internet activities outside of its service, researcher

TikTok According to researcher Felix Krause, it tracks people’s internet activity when they navigate to other websites via links clicked on the Chinese-owned platform. Mr. Krause wrote that the monitoring is like a “keylogger” collecting someone’s keystrokes. “TikTok iOS subscribes to every keystroke (text inputs) that occurs on third-party websites created in it. TikTok app,” […]

Juul Users Prepare to Say Goodbye to Their Vape of Choice

After nearly 25 years of smoking, Tim Marchman wanted to quit. Still, he didn’t want to be what he called the “vape guy,” the kind of person who spends hours in specialty stores choosing from dozens of electronic nicotine delivery devices, most of them quite elaborate. So he settled on what struck him as the […]

Juul Users Are Starting To Say Goodbye To Their Vape Of Choice

After nearly 25 years of smoking, Tim Marchman wanted to quit. Still, he didn’t want to be what he called the “vape guy,” the kind of person who spends hours in specialty stores choosing from dozens of electronic nicotine delivery devices, most of them quite elaborate. So he settled on what struck him as the […]

Google Says It’s Time for Long-Term Small Business Users to Pay

When Google told some small businesses in January that they could no longer use a customized email service and other workplace apps for free, long-time scholastic tester Richard J. Dalton Jr. To him, this felt like an unkept promise. – Prep company in Vancouver, British Columbia. “They’re basically powerfully arming us to switch to something […]

Blood Tests Detecting Cancer Create Risks For Users

The price tag can be substantial, with 44 million Medicare beneficiaries and an annual test costing about $1,000 a year, as well as expensive scans and biopsies for those who test positive. He and other critics warn that the risks of releasing the tests are significant. As paradoxical as it may sound, finding cancers earlier […]

China’s Internet Censors Are Trying a New Trick: Revealing Users’ Locations

A hashtag calling for the feature’s swift cancellation had amassed 8,000 posts and had more than 100 million views before it was censored in late April. A university student in Zhejiang province sued the Chinese social platform Weibo in March for leaking personal information without his consent when the platform automatically showed his location. Others […]

Do Internet Users Have a Ceiling?

Facebook and Netflix they have a hard time hiring new people who want what they have to offer. At least for now, user numbers are dwindling. There are complex reasons growth recessions, and we’ll learn more later today when Facebook’s parent company Meta releases its quarterly financial report. This issue of the newsletter is about […]

Twitter users are testing the waters of forbidden tweets after Elon Musk deal

Some Twitter users aren’t waiting for Elon Musk to take over to start breaking the rules. After Monday’s announcement that Twitter had agreed to sell the company to Mr. Musk for approximately $44 billion, a number of accounts began tweeting detailed statements such as “Rachel Levine is a man” and “Lia Thomas is a man.” […]

Block Says Cash App Breach Affected 8 Million Users

Sensitive information for more than eight million users of Cash App Investing, a stock trading app run by Block, owner of the Square payment system, was exposed when a former employee downloaded company reports after he left the company. Block uncovered a data exposure. editor filing He said Monday and contacted affected customers. “Once it […]

Supreme Court dismisses lawsuit against Facebook over gender of users

The Supreme Court refused to hear the case against him on Monday. Facebook This was brought by an underage girl who was trafficked for sex by a user through her platform. The judges refused to consider the girl’s case without comment. defined asJane Doe“On the court papers,” said the girl. he is when was he […]

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