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Whatsapp users; Here's what that new little yellow message about encryption means Whatsapp users; Here's what that new little yellow message about encryption means
- April 18, 2016

Those using the newest version of the app won't have to go fishing for the feature, either: WhatsApp said end-to-end encryption will be enabled by default. WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum said that, in fact, private conversations are personally very important for him. Apple stood its ground and didn't create a backdoor for the FBI to access an iPhone belonging to the San Bernardino shooter but the bureau was able to crack it open anyway. (more...)
Dark Souls 3 Update v1.03.1 coming Monday Dark Souls 3 Update v1.03.1 coming Monday
- April 16, 2016

GameSpot notes that the two expansions may be sold separately outside of the Dark Souls III season pass, but they don't have any verification on that from Bandai, nor do they have any pricing details. The makeshift fixes aren't 100% full proof. The upcoming DLC will be the first of two planned expansions for Dark Souls III launching by the end of 2016. (more...)
HTC's new phone focuses on camera quality HTC's new phone focuses on camera quality
- April 16, 2016

The latest one now is the promotional video that will reportedly be used to reveal the sleek design of the new smartphone. For those who prefer to listen to their content through a device's speakers, the HTC 10 features a re-engineered version of its HTC BoomSound Hi-Fi edition speakers. (more...)
Apple stock drops suddenly on report of slow iPhone production through June Apple stock drops suddenly on report of slow iPhone production through June
- April 16, 2016

Flawless: the iPhone SE appears to be a surprisingly capable model, delivering most of the power and possibility of the iPhone 6s in a compact and much, much cheaper package. Will the iPhone 7 do better? Apple opened at 112.11 points this morning, then fell two points to 110.03 by the afternoon period in a sharp dive. (more...)
IOS 9.3.2 fixes some 9.3.1 problems IOS 9.3.2 fixes some 9.3.1 problems
- April 15, 2016

After waiting for more than a month so Apple users could update their devices, two security researchers, Patrick Kelley from PacketSled and Matt Harrigan from Critical Assets, have now presented details about research they carried out a few weeks back. (more...)
Facebook wows crowd with a demonstration of 'social VR' Facebook wows crowd with a demonstration of 'social VR'
- April 15, 2016

Schroepfer was showing off so-called " social VR", where two or more people can hang out in virtual reality, at today's Facebook F8 conference in San Francisco. "We think you should be able to message a business... and get a quick response". His buddy makes a dap fist, and they wind up doing a VR version of the "Now I'm grabbing your fist with my open palm because I thought we were doing a high-five". (more...)