Facebook’s five guilty secrets revealed

From the very first moment of its operation, Facebook gathered negative reviews on various kinds of issues. In recent years, the platform that created the world of social media, has been put under the microscope of various authorities around the world on issues related to its tactics, the security of personal Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Internet: Increased number of internet users arrested or mistreated

The number of countries where internet users were arrested, or mistreated because of their posts, reached a new record between June 2020 and May 2021, according to a report by the US non-governmental organization “Freedom House”. The most characteristic incidents of this period are the internet disruption in Myanmar and Belarus, Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

7 ways to communicate more securely through messaging apps

Digital security is in the spotlight, as approximately 2.8 billion people worldwide used messaging applications in 2020 and are expected to exceed 3 billion by 2022. In this context, “Viber” experts share with the public the best tips for digital security. As they say, it all starts with using a secure application and checking Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

The simple step that can prevent hackers from intercepting your data

Angus King, a member of the US Senate intelligence committee, received interesting advice to protect his phone at a staff briefing he attended this year. The first key step is to turn off the phone and the next step is to turn it on. According to him, the tactic of restarting phones makes it difficult for hackers to maintain their access Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

What Pegasus spyware is; How users can be protected

“”Pegasus” is spyware for “iOS” and “Android”. In 2016, an “iOS” version of “Pegasus” was discovered. Later, a version was also found for “Android”, which is slightly different from that for “iOS” devices. One of the main infection schemes is this: The victim receives an “SMS” with a “link” and if he “clicks” on it, his device becomes infected with Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

The update you need to download for your security if you have old iPhones

One of the reasons someone buys an “iPhone” is for the security it provides, from malware. At a time when “hackers” are making millions, collecting “data” from businesses and personal information of those who use “smartphones” and “apps”, it is understood that Apple could not be spared the ‘experience’. The colossus has found the solution to Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Google: Almost impossible to protect location privacy on devices

The issue of maintaining location privacy on users’ devices has always been an unresolved question. There are undoubtedly many features that allow you to disable the display of your location, however, if Google wants to constantly “see” your location, can it do so? Or is it already doing it? According to BusinessInsider, which Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

End titles in 2022 for Internet Explorer

The Web browser  “Internet Explorer”  will “expire”, after almost  27 years of life, and it will not reappear in versions of “Windows 10” after June 15, 2022, according to Microsoft. Discontinuing support also means that the company will not release periodic security updates for “Explorer”. The once hugely popular browser appeared in 1995 with “Windows 95” and between 2000-2005 had a market share of 90% Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Clubhouse: New social media that you enter only by invitation

Never before have there been so many “social media” platforms where people connect and share their thoughts. Whether it’s classic options like “Facebook” and  Twitter”, image-based apps like “Snapchat” or “Instagram”, or video sharing platforms like “Tiktok”; it matters that there’s something for every taste. A new app comes to focus on a different medium: sound; the “Clubhouse” Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

What apps eat up your data

Are you anxiously looking at the rest of your mobile plan data, like the rest of your bank account, as you approach the end of the month? You are not alone. We searched and found which applications consume the lion’s share of your valuable data, and what you can do Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

TeamViewer integrates TeamViewer Meeting for free into its platform

TeamViewer®, a leading global provider of secure remote connection solutions, today announces the integration of the enhanced “TeamViewer Meeting” application for one-click meetings directly from the existing “TeamViewer” application. The “TeamViewer Meeting” application, recently renamed from “blizz” and now visibly part of the “TeamViewer” product family, is added free of charge to all “TeamViewer” customers, Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …

Stay safe when using your mobile phone to make payments

The popularity of electronic payments has been steadily increasing in recent years. According to a recent US federal reserve survey, cash payments accounted for only 26% of all payments in 2019, while for the remaining 64% used credit and debit cards and electronic payment methods. Meanwhile, the COVID-19 pandemic has brought with it drastic changes in Διαβάστε Περισσότερα …