Tag: data

A vulnerability in Apple’s AirDrop file transfer system may result in contact information such as email addresses and phone numbers being easily attained by hackers, experts warn.
Apple’s AirDrop Vulnerable to Leak Personal Information Easily Attained by Any Nearby Hackers
A vulnerability in Apple’s AirDrop file transfer system may result in contact information such as email addresses and phone numbers being easily attained by hackers, experts warn.  Academics from the Technical University of Darmstadt in...
People walk past the Google pavilion at CES 2020 at the Las Vegas Convention Center on January 8, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Google Maps To Show ‘Eco-Friendly’ Routes, Air Quality Checks, Stores in Mall, Among New Features
Google has announced that its Maps app will soon start directing drivers along routes that are the most eco-friendly, generating the least carbon emissions. The feature will initially be launched in the United States later...
An international hacker collective broke into the network of cloud-based surveillance firm Verkada and accessed live footage of 150,000 surveillance cameras of several clients.
Hackers Access Thousands of Security Camera Data Collected by American Startup
An international hacker collective broke into the network of cloud-based surveillance firm Verkada and accessed live footage of 150,000 surveillance cameras of several clients. The hackers also gained access to entire archive videos of the...
A major airline disaster was averted when United Airlines Flight 328 made an emergency landing at the Denver International Airport.
United Airlines Flight Lands Safely After Engine Explodes
A major airline disaster was averted when United Airlines Flight 328 made an emergency landing at the Denver International Airport. Its right engine exploded shortly after take-off. With ten crew members and 231 passengers on...
In this photo illustration, the WeChat app is displayed in the App Store on an Apple iPhone on August 7, 2020 in Washington, DC. (Image: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
How WeChat Censors Users in America
A recent report published by The Washington Post reveals that the Chinese app WeChat has been censoring users living on American soil. WeChat basically tracks down Chinese people living in the U.S. who criticize the...
According to the results of the 2020 presidential elections, Biden is said to have received more than 81 million votes, and Trump 74 million.
Highest Number of Voters in History Defies Simple Math
According to the results of the 2020 presidential elections, Biden is said to have received more than 81 million votes, and Trump 74 million. These are the highest numbers in history, beating Obama’s 2008 record...