How to Create a Secure Folder on Your Phone

Other options on Android are available, but the best one depends on what you want to protect. If you want to lock away sensitive photos and videos in Google Photos, for example, the feature is built right in: From the app, pick Library, Utilities, then Get Started under Locked Folder. Follow the…

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5 best Apple Watch apps to download now

I love my Apple Watch without shame. It keeps me off my phone when I don’t really need to be on it, while still keeping me up to date. That’s because of the Watch-unique apps I have installed, which range from utility and habit-tracking apps to just plain fun distractors. There are plenty of…

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Charge your iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch and support a good cause

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It could be the first day of a new semester or your first time sitting in your revamped work space,…

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Gmail And GPay Cookies Targeted By New Smartphone Ransomware Threat To 200+ Apps

New malware can infect smartphones with ransomware, researchers reveal
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We tend to think of ransomware as being something that mostly targets businesses and organizations, and primarily does so via gaining access to their networks. Yet, security researchers at Cleafy have uncovered a…

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How Frustration Over TikTok Has Mounted in Washington

In an interview, Mr. Beckerman called TikTok’s data collection “all very minor” compared with other social apps. To reduce security concerns, the app has said that it plans to store all its American data in the United States, a process that Mr. Beckerman said would likely happen this year. He did…

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Black and Mobile, 3 years after launch, continues to grow

PHILADELPHIA — August is Black Business Month. All month long, we are celebrating local businesses that are making an impact in the community. Meet the twin brothers behind the growing Black and Mobile delivery service in Philadelphia. “We support Black people, the Black business, the Black community, the dollar circulation,” David Cabello said.

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‘India is a perfect example of the application of open hybrid cloud’: Matt Hicks

Matt Hicks is President and chief executive officer of US-headquartered enterprise open source solutions company Red Hat Inc., which was acquired by International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) in July 2019 for $34 billion but runs as an independent unit. Hicks, who took charge from Paul Cormier (now chairman of Red Hat) this July, is an IBM veteran and has been at the forefront of cloud computing for over a decade.

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7 of the most fun trivia apps to download today

The days of Alex Trebek’s cherished Jeopardy! and Scott Rogowsky’s controversial HQ Trivia are behind us, but that doesn’t mean trivia is over. There are dozens of trivia apps and quiz games online, and, truly, most of them are full of delightfully addicting competitions that have users…

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New mobile clinic to treat homeless with chronic health problems who are living on Sydney’s streets

For Peter Carroll, managing his chronic health conditions is hard enough, but being homeless as well can make the barriers feel insurmountable. Mr Carroll lives with arthritis and thrombocytosis, a blood disorder.He is on a waitlist for emergency housing so he can receive a hip replacement.”I…

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Back to Education: Get 1TB of lifetime cloud storage for only $140

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5 iPhone apps for enhancing your old blurry photos with AI

If your pics aren’t quite as sharp or clear as you’d like them to be, you probably wish something existed that could fix that via artificial intelligence (AI). After all, not everybody is a top-tier photo editor with access to top-tier photo editing software.Thankfully, it’s the 2020s, and you…

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Over 24% Said This Was Their Least Favorite Thing About Android Phones

Of the people we polled, 24.16% identified low energy efficiency as the biggest problem with Android. Fortunately, this may not be a problem forever. Battery technology will continue to improve, but other phone components are also getting more efficient too. Earlier this year, it was announced…

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