A phenomenal Android privacy feature you probably forget to use

Credit to Author: JR Raphael| Date: Tue, 20 Oct 2020 08:51:00 -0700

It’s amazing how many useful Android features get buried in the operating system and then forgotten over time.

When you stop and think about it, it’s also kind of inevitable: With every passing year, Android grows increasingly robust and complex, as more advanced options make their way into the software. So it’s only logical that certain elements will become out of sight and out of mind and get lost in the shuffle somewhere along the way.

One such item jumped out at me the other day, triggering an immediate “AHAH!” in this rusty ol’ noggin of mine as I remembered its existence and then scolded myself for forgetting to use it all this time. It’s a little somethin’ called Android Guest Mode, and it first showed up way back in the Android 5.0 (Lollipop) era of 2014.

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Caught in the payment fraud net: when, not if?

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 17:00:00 +0000

Will we be stuck with payment fraud forever? Come with us as we explore what can go wrong, and why you shouldn’t blame yourself if you suffer a loss.

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Answer these questions to find out how safe your social media profiles are

Credit to Author: Quickheal| Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2020 10:55:23 +0000

Unless you’re a hermit who lives under a rock, you probably use social media in some form or the other. You’re not alone; recent statistics reveal that you’re among 3.5 billion social media users worldwide. And it’s a rapidly increasing number that already constitutes half the world’s population. Social media…

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Charities and the advertising industry: data ecosystems and privacy risks

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 16:59:59 +0000

We take a look at a study which dives into the connection between popular UK based charity organisations and tracking, Real Time Bidding, and data analysis

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