Facebook to launch a newsletter platform for independent writers

On Tuesday, Facebook announced the launch of a new platform that will enable independent writers to connect with their audiences through websites and email newsletters. In the coming months, the…

18 year old Twitter hacker pleads guilty. Sentenced for 3 years in prison

In a plea bargain, the teen who took over multiple high-profile Twitter accounts in a Bitcoin scam in 2020 sentenced to three years in jail.     Graham Clark, 18,…

Apple to discontinue the Homepod, focusing on Homepod mini instead: Reports

The first Apple HomePod smart speaker was launched in 2018. After four years, Apple has decided to discontinue the premium smart speaker, opting instead to concentrate on the HomePod Mini,…

Twitter fixes the “MEMPHIS” bug

Twitter has corrected a bug that caused accounts to be suspended automatically when they tweeted the word “Memphis.” The social media platform also stated that accounts that were briefly affected…

With a new test, Netflix intends to prevent password sharing

Netflix is experimenting with a new feature that seeks to prevent password sharing. The new functionality, which is currently available on Netflix on TV, prohibits users from accessing the service…

Dropbox plans to acquire document sharing startup, Docsend for $165 million: Reports

Dropbox today, announced plans to acquire DocSend for a whopping $165 million. The company enables clients to exchange and monitor documents by sending a secure link instead of an attachment.…

Twitter exec talks about Google and Apple’s cut

Twitter’s head of consumer product, Kayvon Beykpour, has spoken in support of the commission fees levied by Apple and Google for iPhone and beyond apps, and said a great deal of work goes…

A bug in a popular iPhone app exposes thousands of call recordings

A bug in a popular call recording app has leaked over thousands of users’ recorded conversations. According to a report by TechCrunch, the bug was discovered by security researcher Anand…

WhatsApp reportedly working on password-protected chat-backup function

Facebook owned WhatsApp is reportedly working on a feature that will allow users to password-protect and encrypt their cloud chat backups. Earlier, only end-to-end chats were encrypted on the Facebook-owned…