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Charity raises concerns over NHS Covid-19 app day before launch

Charity raises concerns over NHS Covid-19 app day before launch

9 hours ago   |   Metro

The official NHS Covid-19 ‘Test and Trace' contact tracing app is seen on a screen (Photo Illustration by Leon Neal/Getty Images) Major questions about the effectiveness of the...
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1Password Introduces Virtual Cards for Safer Online Payments

1Password Introduces Virtual Cards for Safer Online Payments

10 hours ago   |   PC Mag

A partnership with Privacy.com allows 1Password users to create a different virtual card for every merchant. Entering credit or debit card details online always requires...
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The fight over the fight for California's privacy future

The fight over the fight for California's privacy future

13 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge When state Senator Bob Hertzberg learned that an ambitious privacy initiative had gotten enough signatures to qualify for the ballot in California, he knew he had to...
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The NHS Test and Trace app has two flaws: QR codes and people

17 hours ago   |   Wired

A trial in Newham suggests that adoption and the understanding QR codes will be the app's biggest challenges
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Android 11 for Android TV begins to roll out, but on a very limited basis

Android 11 for Android TV begins to roll out, but on a very limited basis

20 hours ago   |   Pocket-lint

Google rolled out Android 11 earlier this month for Pixel devices, and now, the company has announced Android 11 for Android TV devices. The software update includes...
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DATA TALKS: TELECOMS

1 day ago   |   Reg Whitepapers

From mobile networks to handset providers, telecommunications organisations are using data to keep pace with the changing expectations of their clients. But many organisations...
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DATA TALKS: RETAIL AND INVESTMENT BANKING

1 day ago   |   Reg Whitepapers

Retail and investment banks are using data to keep pace with the changing expectations of their clients. But many organisations don't achieve the potential of their data...
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Facebook warns data protection rules could force European shutdown

Facebook warns data protection rules could force European shutdown

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / Facebook's European headquarters in Dublin. (credit: Brian Lawless - PA Images / Getty) Facebook has warned that it could be forced to pull out of the European market...
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Call of Duty publisher says account hacking reports are “not accurate”

Call of Duty publisher says account hacking reports are “not accurate”

1 day ago   |   PCGamesN

Activision has moved to squash reports that more than 500k Call of Duty accounts have been compromised. The publisher took to Twitter to say that the reports were "not...
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Best Ring deals for September 2020: Cheap deals on Ring doorbells and cameras

Best Ring deals for September 2020: Cheap deals on Ring doorbells and cameras

1 day ago   |   Pocket-lint

Ring offers a wide range of cameras and video doorbells and a load of the cameras are reduced in price at the moment. Amazon-owned Ring offers a versatile system that lets you...
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Celtics vs Heat live stream: how to watch game 4 of NBA playoffs 2020 from...

Celtics vs Heat live stream: how to watch game 4 of NBA playoffs 2020 from anywhere

The Eastern Conference Finals are delicately poised at 2-1 and here's how to get a Celtics vs Heat live stream and watch game 4 NBA playoffs action tonight. Read more ...

Facebook 'Empowered Right Wing Militias' Ahead of Kenosha Shooting, Lawsuit Says

Facebook 'Empowered Right Wing Militias' Ahead of Kenosha Shooting, Lawsuit Says

The lawsuit from Kenosha residents-including the partner of a man who was shot and killed during an Aug. 25 protest-wants Facebook to pay damages and do more to stop right-wing... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE pre-orders open: an affordable 'Fan Edition' smartphone

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE pre-orders open: an affordable 'Fan Edition' smartphone

The new Fan Edition phone comes in six new colourways, boasting core innovations found on Samsung's flagship Galaxy S20 launched in March. Read more ...

Black Widow pushed to May 2021, other Phase 4 MCU and Disney films shift to...

Black Widow pushed to May 2021, other Phase 4 MCU and Disney films shift to late next year

Black Widow gets pushed to 2021 while Shang-Chi and The Eternals also move down the calendar, changing the order of the MCU films Read more ...

Google Pixel 5 specs outed by leak days before launch event

Google Pixel 5 specs outed by leak days before launch event

The Pixel 5 official event is happening on September 30 Google itself revealed the Pixel 5 was happening back when it announced the Pixel 4a at the start of August . But now... Read more ...

UFC 253 live stream: how to watch Adesanya vs Costa from anywhere

UFC 253 live stream: how to watch Adesanya vs Costa from anywhere

A return to Fight Island yields a long-awaited Adesanya vs Costa clash, but it's not just the middleweight title on the line. Discover how to get a live stream of UFC 253 where... Read more ...

New Kia Sorento HEV 2020 review

New Kia Sorento HEV 2020 review

Verdict When it comes to image, technology and space, the Sorento has really upped its game. The new hybrid powertrain is punchy and efficient and will certainly appeal to... Read more ...

Zoom's new virtual background for Android only works on flagship phones

Zoom's new virtual background for Android only works on flagship phones

Zoom rolled out a new feature to its meeting app for Android phones, and with the usual bugs and optimisations, the latest app update includes virtual backgrounds. But there's... Read more ...

Apple Watch deals land at Amazon: save on all models - including Series 6

Apple Watch deals land at Amazon: save on all models - including Series 6

Amazon's latest Apple Watch deals are cutting prices on all models this week - including the brand new Series 6. Read more ...

More Xbox Series X UK pre-orders will be available today at this retailer

More Xbox Series X UK pre-orders will be available today at this retailer

Xbox Series X/S pre-orders may currently be out of stock, but this retailer has guaranteed it will have some today. Read more ...