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If safety and security ap …

Irish sex workers say Google could potentially be putting lives at risk if it disables key functions on an app used to warn of dangerous clients. The decision was taken by the tech giant last year to refine its Developer Program Policies to include limits on call logs and SMS permission access on apps in the Google Play Store. The new limitations could have serious consequences for some sex workers, as the prominent safety app UglyMugs, which is used by hundreds of people in the UK and Ireland, looks […]

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Google and also Facebook placed advertisements in youngster sex misuse exploration ap …

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption WhatsApp does not allow users to search for groups in its own app, which led to the creation of other services that did Evidence that adverts for major brands were placed in “child abuse discovery apps” via Google and Facebook’s ad networks has led to fresh calls for the tech giants to face tougher regulation. The apps involved used to be available on Google’s Play Store for Android devices, and directed users to WhatsApp groups containing the illegal content. Facebook and […]

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Ben Givon Says: A Hidden Instagram Feature Shows Users Time Spent in the Ap…

Instagram is testing a hidden “Usage Insights” feature, which shows users how much time they spend in the app. This feature was discovered by a computer science student who has a history of uncovering new features in Instagram before they’re rolled out to the public. All that we have to go on at this time is the screenshot shared by Jade M. Wong, so it’s unclear how detailed these insights are. Instagram is testing “Usage Insights” to show the amount of time users have spent on the […]

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