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Russian company's FaceApp raises privacy concerns: Here's how to protect yourself and lessons learned

4 hours ago   |   ABC

POPULARITY & PRIVACY: A lot of people are giving up the latter for the former. Here are some of the lessons we're learning from FaceApp and why it's worth it to read the fine...
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FaceApp: How to protect your privacy

9 hours ago   |   ABC

There are new warnings about a popular app that gives you a glimpse into the future.
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THE MOBILE CHECKOUT BENCHMARK REPORT: How Amazon, Target, and other top e-tailers rank on checkout features that drive conversion

THE MOBILE CHECKOUT BENCHMARK REPORT: How Amazon, Target, and other top e-tailers rank on checkout features that drive conversion

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here . Mobile commerce isn't just the future of online...
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How to pair an iPhone with your car in 3 different ways, including through Apple's advanced CarPlay app

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

You can pair your iPhone to your car in a number of ways. You can connect wirelessly via Bluetooth, connect your iPhone with CarPlay, or plug the iPhone into the car's...
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The Trump 2020 re-election campaign has a new smartphone app intended to rally the president's most loyal supporters

The Trump 2020 re-election campaign has a new smartphone app intended to rally the president's most loyal supporters

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

President Trump's re-election campaign is planning to release a "Trump app" in the coming weeks, according to The Washington Post . The app aims to rally Trump's most loyal...
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Myths and risks in FaceApp, the app that gives you peek into older self

1 day ago   |   WGN TV

SAN FRANCISCO - Is a peek into the future worth your privacy in the present? That concern was pushed to the spotlight this week with the resurgence of a smartphone app that...
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Top senator calls for FBI to review popular photo app

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The top Senate Democrat is calling on the FBI to review a Russian company's trendy smartphone app that transforms faces from photos into younger and older images...
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Kevin Spacey case unravels, criminal charge dropped

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

A sexual assault charge against Academy Award-winning actor Kevin Spacey has been tossed less than two weeks after a civil suit was dropped and the accuser refused to testify...
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FaceApp Lets You ‘Age' a Photo by Decades. Does It Also Violate Your Privacy?

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Some security concerns raised about the app at the center of a popular social media trend are exaggerated, but experts say the developer should be more transparent.
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Popular smartphone app - tied to Russia - in a whirlwind of controversy over privacy concerns

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News

This privacy concern is getting old quickly. A free mobile app that lets people create pictures of their aged selves went viral this week, but concerns have mushroomed over who...
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Get ready for Round 2 of Kamala Harris vs. Joe Biden

Get ready for Round 2 of Kamala Harris vs. Joe Biden

It will be “Biden and Harris Round 2” at the second Democratic debates. The lineups for the Democratic presidential primary debates at the end of the month were drawn at random... Read more ...

Trump to nominate Eugene Scalia, son of former Supreme Court justice, for...

Trump to nominate Eugene Scalia, son of former Supreme Court justice, for labor secretary

President Donald Trump tweets that Scalia "is highly respected not only as a lawyer, but as a lawyer with great experience working with labor and everyone else." Read more ...

Woman confuses sculpture of Spider-Man hands for devil horns

Woman confuses sculpture of Spider-Man hands for devil horns

What a tangled web a Nebraska woman weaved about a sculpture she thought depicted devil horns - but is actually Spider-Man's hands. “It is a sculpture of two hands open... Read more ...

Strasburg hits and pitches Nationals to 13-4 win over Braves

Strasburg hits and pitches Nationals to 13-4 win over Braves

ATLANTA - Stephen Strasburg had a three-run homer among his three hits and set a franchise-record for a pitcher with five RBIs, as the surging Washington Nationals beat the... Read more ...

Buzz Aldrin peed his pants on the moon and 18 other wild facts you never...

Buzz Aldrin peed his pants on the moon and 18 other wild facts you never learned about NASA's Apollo 11 mission

Fifty years ago, on July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first people to walk on the moon . In the years since, behind-the-scenes... Read more ...

Judge denies Jeffrey Epstein's bail request, so the wealthy financier will...

Judge denies Jeffrey Epstein's bail request, so the wealthy financier will have to wait in jail for his trial on sex trafficking of minors and conspiracy charges

US District Judge Richard Berman announced his decision to deny wealthy financier and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein 's bail request Thursday morning in the US District... Read more ...

Man freed from prison because he was deemed too old to be a threat convicted...

Man freed from prison because he was deemed too old to be a threat convicted of woman's murder

Jurors deliberated less than an hour before reaching a guilty verdict. Read more ...

Trump Picks Scalia Son for Labor Secretary

Trump Picks Scalia Son for Labor Secretary

President Trump has picked one of late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia's five sons as his next secretary of labor. "I am pleased to announce that it is my intention to... Read more ...

House approves $15 minimum wage; Senate prospects are dim

House approves $15 minimum wage; Senate prospects are dim

House Democrats approved legislation to raise the federal minimum wage for the first time in a decade. Read more ...

Stocks are jumping after two Fed officials signal rate cuts are coming - 'it...

Stocks are jumping after two Fed officials signal rate cuts are coming - 'it pays to act quickly'

World stocks jumped on Friday after comments from two Federal Reserve officials cemented traders' expectations of a cut to interest rates later this month. "You don't need to... Read more ...