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Twitter Alerts Users to Change Passwords Due to Flaw that Stored Them Unprotected
Social media giant discovered bug in an internal system that inadvertently stored passwords in plain text. Happy World Password Day: Twitter today alerted its 330 million users to change their passwords after it detected a flaw in one of its internal ...
Google Assistant on Wear OS watches is getting much more useful
Google's smartwatch platform, Wear OS, is getting several updates that should make interacting with Google Assistant more convenient with watches using the platform. Smart suggestions will soon be integrated, so when you ask Google Assistant a question ...
Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with snipping, Sets, Fluent, security, and gaming improvements
Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview for PCs with snipping, Sets, Fluent Design, security, Focus assist while gaming, sound, language, and HEIC improvements. This build is from the RS5 branch, which represents the Windows 10 update the ...
Instagram quietly launches payments for commerce
Get ready to shop the 'Gram. Instagram just stealthily added a native payments feature to its app for some users. It lets you register a debit or credit card as part of a profile, set up a security pin, then start buying things without ever leaving ...
NASA Gives 'Go' for InSight Mars Lander Launch, Visible or Not
VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — NASA's next Mars-bound spacecraft is ready to launch — even if there is a better than likely chance that no one will be able to see it when it leaves the ground. Space agency officials on Thursday (May 3) gave ...
Chrome Is Changing How It Mutes Autoplaying Videos—Again
Google's quest to kill autoplay videos with sound has been a confusing ride over the last year. But last month, Chrome finally went all the way and started muting autoplaying videos on sites by default. Now, Google is changing the way its mute system ...
Black, Female Finalists In A NASA-Funded Competition Targeted By Hackers Based On Their Race
A three-girl team from Benjamin Banneker Academic High School in Washington D.C. made it to the finals of the NASA-sponsored OPSPARC 2018 science competition. Seventeen-year-old Bria Snell, India Skinner and Mikayla Sharrieff are the only all-black, ...
Some of Samsung's key Galaxy S10 features just leaked from a solid source
There is no question whatsoever that the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ are among the best smartphones you can buy right now. The problem, it would seem, is that not enough people are buying them. Samsung has undoubtedly already sold millions of Galaxy ...
Pocket Casts acquired by NPR, other public radio stations, and This American Life
Pocket Casts, widely considered to be one of the best mobile apps for podcast listening, has been acquired by a collective group that includes NPR, WNYC Studios, WBEZ Chicago, and This American Life. “This unprecedented collaboration furthers public ...
New Beyond Good And Evil 2 Gameplay Details Revealed - GameSpot Daily
Beyond Good and Evil 2 is one of Ubisoft's most anticipated games, and today, we got a bunch of details on the story, gameplay, character customization, and more. It all came in a livestream that featured alpha gameplay and conversation between ...