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  1. SwiftKey leak sends users' email addresses, phone numbers to strangersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    It's supposed to be predicting the next word or now, emoji , that you want to use, but SwiftKey is in trouble after users discovered that bad suggestions were actually the result of a data leak . The British keyboard app that was acquired by Microsoft earlier this year is known for its approachable use of artificial intelligence in helping people figure out that next word on the tip of their tongues, but now, some of its services have been temporarily suspended.

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  2. SwiftKey bug leaking email ID's, company assures no security threatRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Washington D.C., July 30 : SwiftKey, a third-party keyboard app used across iOS and Android operating systems, developed a bug whereby the users were getting 'unfamiliar suggestions' while typing. According to The Verge, some users reported that their keyboards would often pop up with other people's email address' while typing their own.

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  3. SwiftKey app bug leaked user suggestions and email IDs to strangersRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    SwiftKey blog post says that the bug related back to the app's cloud sync service that has now been suspended Users of the keyboard app SwiftKey recently realised that the application was sending other people's predictive texts onto their own devices. This included the app populating someone's prediction column with another person's email address and searched phrases.

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  4. New breed of computer bug goes right for your bank accountRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WDTN-TV Dayton

    Consumer watchdogs are warning Internet users of a growing tech support scam that is especially aggressive. Hackers utilize malware that takes control of your computer, and you end up paying hundreds of dollars to get control of your computer back.

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  5. E Fun Nextbook Flexx 11A 2-in-1 targets the student populationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Coolest Gadgets

    Owning a tablet simply will not do these days. After all, tablets have been in a decline for quite some time already, and it does not look like they are going to persist being a major market device in the future.

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  6. Remains of the Day: SwiftKey Accidentally Revealed Some Private User DataRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lifehacker

    SwiftKey works by learning words and phrases that you commonly use, and can sync that personalized data to the cloud so that you can access it from multiple devices. A recent bug, though, caused some emails and phone numbers in the predicted text to be sent to the wrong users.

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  7. Your wireless keyboard could be vulnerable to hackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Herald

    Every keystroke you make on some wireless keyboards can be spied on by hackers lurking nearby, according to research released by cybersecurity firm Bastille Tuesday. The "vast majority" of low-cost wireless keyboards are vulnerable to an attack researchers have dubbed "KeySniffer," according to the company.

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  8. HP Chromebook 13 review: Google's Pixel has a rival for best Chromebook everRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PC World

    HP's Chromebook 13 aims at the corporate user, with beauty and power to spare. It's the first Chromebook with a 3200x1800 QHD+ display and a Core m processor.

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  9. Gilded as chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TechCrunch

    ... else is in control: the mainstream media, the politicians, the elite. But the trusty mob, armed with mice and keyboards rather than pitchforks (so 19th century), can exercise their will and create a counterbalance, a check to the establishment. ...

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  10. The Freewrite is the ultimate distraction-free writing toolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TechCrunch

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  11. Bugtraq: [Syss-2016-032] Cherry B.Unlimited Aes - Insufficient...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Security Focus

    Hash: SHA512 Advisory ID: SYSS-2016-032 Product: CHERRY B.UNLIMITED AES Manufacturer: Cherry GmbH Affected Version : JD-0400EU-2/01 Tested Version : JD-0400EU-2/01 Vulnerability Type: Insufficient Protection of Code and Data Risk Level: Medium Solution Status: Open Manufacturer Notification: 2016-04-22 Solution Date: - Public Disclosure: 2016-07-29 CVE Reference: Not yet assigned Authors of Advisory: Gerhard Klostermeier and Matthias Deeg Overview: CHERRY B.UNLIMITED AES is a wireless desktop set consisting of a mouse and a keyboard.

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  12. Android device updates: AT&T Wi-Fi calling comes to Galaxy S7, S7 EdgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ITworld

    It took a while, but one of the best features that a carrier can offer is finally here for the AT&T Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge: Wi-Fi calling. It's a key update that joins plenty of other improvements to Android phones and tablets after a brief hiatus for our regular roundup .

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  13. Microsoft's Deadline for Free Windows 10 Upgrade Is HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNet News

    July 29 not only marks Windows 10's first anniversary, it's the last chance for users to score a free upgrade. On July 29, 2015, Microsoft released Windows 10 to the public as a free upgrade for eligible systems running Windows 7 and 8.1. Now, a year later, the Redmond, Wash., software giant is pulling the plug on the promotion.

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  14. Windows engineers compile their favorite Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts, including some new onesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WinBeta

    As we're nearing the release of the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, now is a good time to evaluate if you have already mastered all the Windows 10 secrets to become a skilled ninja cat . If you have yet to unlock the "Windows shortcuts Master" achievement, it's ok: Brandon LeBlanc, Microsoft's Senior Program Manager on the Windows Insider Program Team, has shared today a list of the team's favorite Windows shortcuts and you will soon know if you have still some training to do.

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  15. Windows 10 Anniversary Update: What's new with the Microsoft Edge browserRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WinBeta

    The Windows 10 Anniversary Update brings new features to the Windows 10 Action Center , improvements to pen and touch , among others. The Windows 10 Anniversary Update improves Microsoft Edge with a more refined user experience with some new features, along with Windows Hello native biometrics and Extension support.

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  16. The SwiftKey keyboard app is busy leaking email addresses and phone numbers to strangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BetaNews

    Who doesn't love a good AI-driven keyboard, eh? Well, people who have discovered that the keyboard is sending their email address and phone number to strangers, for starters. And that seems to be precisely what's happening with SwiftKey.

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  17. Deal: Save 20% on a Quad-Core Dell Inspiron 3650 Desktop PCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PC Magazine

    Need a powerful PC on the cheap? Take a look at today's deal from Dell. When you use coupon code " DELLDT579 " during checkout, you can grab a Dell Inspiron 3650 with a quad-core Skylake CPU, a discrete AMD video card, and loads of RAM for just $579 .

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  18. Microsoft's Lumia 950 XL drops to A 359.99 in the UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Neowin.net

    Last month, Microsoft introduced a permanent price cut of 17% on its Windows 10 Mobile flagships in the UK, reducing the cost of the Lumia 950 to 319.99 SIM-free, and that of the Lumia 950 XL to 399.99. Microsoft and its retail partners have been steadily reducing the prices of both handsets in the UK since before they even went on sale there .

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  19. Small Number of SwiftKey Users Discover App Leaked Private Data to StrangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MacRumors

    A week after launching a new emoji-predicting keyboard, SwiftKey is now facing some pushback after a few users noticed that the main SwiftKey app was propagating suggestions related to the email accounts, phone numbers, and names of complete strangers . The Microsoft-owned app , available on iOS and Android, is widely known for its artificial intelligence and machine learning tools, which create custom word predictions based on what each user has previously typed.

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  20. SwiftKey has been sharing users' phone numbers and email addresses with strangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tech.Life.Blogged

    "Oh dear. SwiftKey - the Android and iOS virtual keyboard bought by Microsoft earlier this year for a cool $250 million - has suspended a key component of the app after it was found to be leaking other users' private data."

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