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Zoom's been in the spotlight, but it's still useful in times like these

Zoom's been in the spotlight, but it's still useful in times like these

1 day ago   |   iMore

Zoom has rightly been criticized in recent weeks over privacy and security concerns. Still, there are reasons you should continue using it to connect with business associates...
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Zoom is making its security features easier to access, as it moves to improve the privacy of its app and stop all the 'Zoombombing'

Zoom is making its security features easier to access, as it moves to improve the privacy of its app and stop all the 'Zoombombing'

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Zoom is making its security features easier to access by consolidating them in a single button that users can access during a video call. This is part of Zoom's plan to address...
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Zoom Rushes to Improve Privacy for Consumers Flooding Its Service

1 day ago   |   NY Times

The features that allowed companies to hop on videoconferences also made it easy for trolls to hijack meetings and harass students.
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Perhaps Apple should consider some price cuts to boost iPhone sales

Perhaps Apple should consider some price cuts to boost iPhone sales

2 days ago   |   iMore

Apple isn't a company known to give many discounts, but hey, we haven't been in a pandemic before either. According to some reports, it seems that several e-commerce sites in...
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Zoom CEO Tells NPR He Never Thought 'Seriously' About Online Harassment Until Now

Zoom CEO Tells NPR He Never Thought 'Seriously' About Online Harassment Until Now

2 days ago   |   NPR

Eric Yuan says he is willing to make his video-conferencing software harder to use, if that means it will be safer. Zoom is grappling with a wave of online harassment on its...
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Zoom announces massive collaboration with security experts

Zoom announces massive collaboration with security experts

2 days ago   |   iMore

It has also hired the former Chief of Security for Facebook as an advisor. What you need to know Zoom has announced a collaboration with security experts from several major...
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IPhone 11 prices in China slashed to boost demand

IPhone 11 prices in China slashed to boost demand

2 days ago   |   iMore

Several e-commerce sites are offering a discount of up to US$227. What you need to know Several e-commerce sites in China have slashed their iPhone prices. The iPhone 11 can...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday. WeWork board members are suing SoftBank for backing out of a plan to buy $3 billion of shares. The...
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Privacy Cannot Be a Casualty of the Coronavirus

2 days ago   |   NY Times

Many Americans now rely on digital tools to work remotely and stay connected. They shouldn't have to sacrifice their privacy to use them.
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'Every day is a crisis': Zoom boosts its security as scrutiny grows

3 days ago   |   NBC News

“We've got to double down on privacy, double down on security," Zoom CEO Eric Yuan said.
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Drums, dancers livestream as coronavirus moves powwows online

Drums, dancers livestream as coronavirus moves powwows online

The largest powwows in the country have been canceled and postponed amid the spread of the coronavirus Read more ...

World War II veteran, 99, set to return home after beating coronavirus

World War II veteran, 99, set to return home after beating coronavirus

A 99-year-old vet who survived being a Nazi prisoner of war has recovered from the coronavirus, and will return to his home in England Friday, hospital officials said. Albert... Read more ...

IRS Launches New Way For People To Get Coronavirus Rebates

IRS Launches New Way For People To Get Coronavirus Rebates

The new online portal is a way for people to give the government bank account information if they don't normally file a federal tax return. Read more ...

XFL suspends operations, lays off entire staff over coronavirus

XFL suspends operations, lays off entire staff over coronavirus

Less than a month after cancelling the remainder of its return season, the XFL informed its employees they have been laid off and the fledgling football league is suspending... Read more ...

Still climbing: Covid-19 death toll reaches 100,000 worldwide - AFP

Still climbing: Covid-19 death toll reaches 100,000 worldwide - AFP

The number of deaths from the novel coronavirus has reached 100,000 globally, according to figures compiled by the AFP news agency, while the number of confirmed cases is... Read more ...

Apple and Google announce partnership to help track COVID-19 infections

Apple and Google announce partnership to help track COVID-19 infections

Apple and Google are partnering up in a huge way. What you need to know Apple and Google are partnering to fight COVID-19. The companies are working on technology to help with... Read more ...

Coronavirus death toll surpasses 100,000 worldwide

Coronavirus death toll surpasses 100,000 worldwide

The grim figures were released by Johns Hopkins University, which began tracking deaths caused by the disease since it first emerged in China in December. Read more ...

Trump administration seeks bipartisan coronavirus negotiations with Congress

Trump administration seeks bipartisan coronavirus negotiations with Congress

The Trump administration has agreed to begin bipartisan talks on the next tranche of aid money for coronavirus relief, according to Senate Minority Leader Chuck... Read more ...

Fauci says coronavirus hospitalizations are dropping because social...

Fauci says coronavirus hospitalizations are dropping because social distancing is working

While social distancing and sheltering in place appear to be working, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio cautioned that people shouldn't let down their guard. Read more ...

Pennsylvania moves ahead with plan to release some state prison inmates

Pennsylvania moves ahead with plan to release some state prison inmates

Gov. Tom Wolf is issuing an executive order on Friday to authorize the early release of up to 1,800 inmates from Pennsylvania state prisons in an effort to minimize the spread... Read more ...