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Facebook Is Spying on Your Messenger Chats

To the surprise of some, Facebook has admitted spying on Messenger chats. While the social network maintains Messenger conversations are private, automated tools scan the contents, and if someone reports a message for violating community standards, human employees may review them. Facebook has been in the news of late, and …

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The New Reddit Redesign Is Rolling Out Now

Reddit has started rolling out its redesign, the first the site has undertaken in years. Reddit looks pretty much identical today as it did back in 2008, which is useful for longtime users, but bad for attracting newcomers more used to modern design principles. The Front Page of the Internet …

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3 Recent Features That May Get You Using Skype Again

You can either love Skype or hate Skype, but you can’t ignore it. The video conferencing tool from Microsoft has been a staple of many remote meetings since 2003. Last year, Skype was redesigned for the new generation. Since then, it has made incremental improvements that may keep you coming …

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How to Limit Your Data Being Shared With Third Parties

By now you’ve probably heard that UK-based company Cambridge Analytica reportedly harvested 50 million Facebook profiles and used that data to build software that targets and influences voters. Cambridge Analytica was able to access the data of millions of users through an app that was used by just a few hundred thousand people. Because …

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