Zuckerberg Wants to Unite WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook Messenger’s Infrastructures

Mark Zuckerberg wants to unite WhatsApp, Instagram, and Facebook Messenger’s infrastructure. Facebook’s chief executive officer’s decision…

Amazon Owned Security Company Ring Accused of Spying on Customers

Online news publication The Intercept recently published an investigation that accuses a home security company owned…

England’s NHS Will Sell DNA Tests to Individuals Provided They Share the Data

The NHS, England’s national healthcare system, recently announced that it will be offering paid-for DNA tests…

More Than 11k Microsoft Employees Got Caught in a Reply-All Armageddon

In some light-hearted news, more than 11 thousand Microsoft employees got swamped in a reply-all email…

Facebook Kills Invasive ‘Research’ App on iOS, Keeps It on Android

Whatever slim hope any person may have had that Facebook would one day repent and redeem…

All US Carriers Halt Selling Location Data to Third Parties

Earlier in January, telecoms carrier Sprint announced that it would stop selling its users’ location data…

India’s Proposed Anti Fake News Law Could Have Severe Consequences

The Indian government’s recent effort to curb the spread of fake news has gotten free speech…

How Accurate Are Facebook’s Political & Cultural Classifications?

A recent study by the Pew Research Center showed just how little Facebook users know about…

Why Do ISPs Impose Data Caps?

Learn why and how ISPs impose Data Capping on their customers.

Ancestry DNA Testing Still Has a Long Way to Go

It’s “kind of a science and an art.” That’s how the chief geneticist at FamilyTreeDNA, a…