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Google to turn on two-step verification by default

When someone asks me about improving their online security, I tell them to enable two-factor authentication (2FA). By introducing another security element besides your password, like a Google Authenticator...

Tesla has unleashed Full Self-Driving mode on city streets way too soon

From the robots that fail miserably at their jobs to the robots dealing with our literal crap, Techskylight’s Crappy Robots dives into the complex world of automation — for better or...

Now the kids can learn to invest with a game in Snapchat

Bust out those child-size suits, because Snapchat is here to help its users become the next hot players on Wall Street. In July, Snapchat launched its first...

How to find a buyer or seller’s Facebook profile on Marketplace

Despite countless reasons to leave Facebook, there's one feature that keeps me on the site: Facebook Marketplace, a section where you can buy and sell items such as furniture, cars, and vintage...

Titanic documentary ‘The Six’ spotlights the Chinese survivors the world forgot

The Titanic's sinking is one of the most notorious and well-documented maritime disasters in the world. Academics and enthusiasts alike have studied the doomed vessel for over a century, meticulously...

How shady companies got millions of names for fake anti-net neutrality comments

Entered an online contest lately? Congrats! You could have unwittingly supported the repeal of net neutrality. In 2017, the Trump-era Federal Communications Commission (FCC) solicited public...

Facebook’s Oversight Board upholds Trump’s suspension

Trump will remain suspended on Facebook. Facebook's Oversight Board, the independent body that reviews content moderation decisions made by the social media company, announced its long-awaited decision...

Apple’s macOS needs another update (yes, again) to fix vulnerabilities

Yeah, you need to update your Mac again. It was only last week that Apple alerted customers to a serious security vulnerability that was patched in macOS 11.3. Welp, it's...

Twitter refines its scolding prompts in an ongoing effort to make users nicer

If at first, you don't succeed...  Twitter announced Wednesday an update to its ongoing effort to pare back the volume of what it deems to be toxic replies...

Peloton does the ‘right thing’ and recalls both of its treadmills in the U.S.

On Wednesday, Peloton announced a sweeping, voluntary recall for both of its treadmills — the Tread and Tread+ — due to safety hazards.  The issue dates...