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Facebook upgrades Privacy Basics with more guides

Facebook isn’t exactly a stellar example of a company that values your privacy, but it just made its features’ privacy settings much easier to understand. The social network has debuted a redesigned Privacy Basics section, which now works better on mobile and contains more interactive guides to help make sure your account is safe and stalker-proof. When you visit the ...

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Twitter apps’ Explore tab combines moments, trends and more

A new Twitter tab marked “Explore” has squeezed its way between Home and Notifications in the microblogging website’s mobile app. When it makes its way to your device, that’s where you’ll have to go to find Twitter’s trending topics, Moments, search and any featured live video. In fact, it completely replaces the Moments tab if you have it in your ...

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Facebook Slideshows are slowly rolling out on Android

Last June Facebook launched the Google-Photos-like Slideshow feature on iOS and now the social network is ready to spread the love. Android Policereports that the feature is in a slow rollout, so you might not be able to upload photos into a mini-movie of sorts yourself just yet. To see if you have it, make a new status update within ...

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13 Million Pages of Declassified CIA Documents Were Just Posted Online

A nonprofit organization, a persistent rabble-rouser, and their pro-bono attorney have succeeded in getting the Central Intelligence Agency to post the full contents of its declassified records database online, meaning it’s now possible to access roughly 13 million pages of CIA documents dating back to the beginnings of the Cold War. Since 2000, the CIA has maintained the CIA Records ...

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Beware of WhatsApp scam offering free internet without WiFi

FacebookTwitterWhatsAppLinkedIn The latest WhatsApp scam offers free internet without the need of using WiFi. Another day, another scam. This time the attackers are offering free internet to WhatsApp users if they open the given link and invite their friends too. Though many people today are aware of such hoaxes but many naive people still open such links, especially if they ...

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Whatsapp Messages are Not Secure and Could be Intercepted by Anyone: Report

Whatsapp messages, that the company had claimed to be so secure that even staff couldn’t intercept it, aren’t secure, reported Guardian Newspaper today. Paper said that there’s a loophole in Whatsapp that could allow Facebook and others to intercept and read your Whatsapp messages. Citing a new research, the paper said that Facebook or others could read Whatsapp messages due to ...

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12 Tips & Tricks to Help You Make the Most Out of Whatsapp

There is no doubt that WhatsApp Messenger is one of the most popular application across all mobile platforms. The messenger has over one billion active users. With the new updates rolling in, it is tough to keep track of all the updates. ProPakistani has created a guide of all the old and new tips and tricks which can prove useful ...

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