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China threatens India with ‘reverse sanctions’ over Huawei 5G trials

China warns there would be consequences for Indian firms if Huawei is blocked from 5G trails.

What you need to know A new Reuters report suggests Chinese is threateing India with sanctions if Huawei is prevented from doing business in the country. India is set to hold 5G trails, and the government hasn’t decided if Huawei should be included yet. For now though, no evidence of a backdoor has been found in Huawei’s networking infrastructure.

India is  [Read More…]

Should Google Home intervene when someone threatens self-harm?

A Google Home responds to a father and son’s mention of death. Could this have been intentional?

My husband and I have had quite an experience adapting to the Google Home in our home. We love its presence, truly, but there are continually times when we’re surprised at some of the interactions we’ve had with it.

For example, there have been several instances where we’d be chatting loudly and casually between the two of us, about something  [Read More…]

Snapchat is clamping down on third-party apps, threatens to lock accounts

Snapchat has a had a rough few weeks in terms of security. People’s photos were allegedly stolen and posted online recently through the use of a third-party apps. Those apps used reversed-engineered APIs to access the service, which creates a significant vulnerability in account security.

Now, the company appears to be taking a hardline against the practice by sending out emails to those who have been utilizing third-party apps.

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