Facebook Reveals That 29 Mln Users Were Affected
Following the data breach issue which has caused huge spikes across the world, facebook has been under pressure to safeguard its status. It has been a long battle towards protecting it’s image.
Now see, how do feel and how can you explain yourself spending more time on platform that isn’t secure. According to the news on Reuters over 29 million facebook users were affected by this breach.
The company issued a statement addressing the issue which explains that an automated system was used by hackers in form of friend-to-friend hacklane.
initially, the reports around various media outlets including Sitevanguard suggested over 50 million facebook accounts were affected. Now facebook has stepped in to address the report after so much investigations on the issue and have reported that fewer than the initial number was affected.
The company stated that only 29 million profiles were affected.
As a measure to safeguard the account of users, facebook automatically logged all affected accounts just after the hack was carried out.
The company has further given hope to users with more investigation an are expected to message all affected users informing them about the informations that were accessed by hackers..
Facebook is in the middle of several cyber hacks more especially in 2018. Every hacker out there want’s to get the feel of facebook. Last two weeks a
hacker stated that he was going to hack Mark Zuckerberg’s account and possibly delete it from facebook entirely. Although he couldn’t do it and called it off.
The recent hack has further opened up the lapses and how insecure facebook has become.
Several Companies were affected by series of hacks like the Apple case which saw a teenage hacker hack Apple systems just for fun as well as british airways hack which affected as estimated number of 380000 British Airways passengers.
The thing is, the hackers accessed those accounts and they are still with those informations they got . The informations cannot be retrieved from these hackers unless otherwise.
Other reports we got concerning the 50 million hack which is cut to 29 million is that facebook has continued investigation seeking for more details more especially to find out if the hackers took other informations.
Data protecting should be at the forefront of every company that wishes to part of the leading group.
Social media users should apply caution on the type of information they upload to their social proifiles. Cyber hackers can access profiles through bugs. Also the use of facebook as thirdparty authentication system should be avoided by all means.
Software Bug Responsible For Audi SUV Delay
Software Bug Responsible For Audi SUV Delay
(Reuters) In a bid to step into the world of electric cars may have faced some obstacles but the company is not taking chances. Audi’s bid to launch its first Electricity based (Electric Car) cars faced an obstacle following a software bug.
The company initially planned on date for the launch however a new date will be choosen by the company so as to sort out the software issues and possibly fix them.
The spokesman of the company stated that the company require a regulatory clearance for a software that was modified during the development process.
Audi is making its way into electric cars having a feeling that they will succeed. Audi will face competition from Tesla and Uber, two giants and makers of electric cars.
The evolution of electric cars isn’t that fast. Automobile manufacturers are approachinng it step by step. Audi entrance could pave way for others however Apple Inc is planning on launching the Apple Car in 2023
Floating Keyboard Now On Gboard Android App
Floating Keyboard Now On Android Gboard
Google has released a new update to its Gboard keyboard app. The new update is a floating keyboard feature that allows more easy navigation.
With the new update, users can now manually move the keyboard to any given location or desired position. Floating keyboard is not a new feature either, it has been there in several android keyboard apps. It only took google a lot of time to add the feature to the Gboard app.
Android is owned by google, but google isn’t doing its best to become the first in updates and feature addition to apps and services.
The new update brings alot of features like the ability to resize the keyboard layout.
The usual bootom position of the Gboard app is no longer needed. You can now move it to your desired location.
Gboard isn’t the best in terms of android keyboard apps but you can trust it for sure because google owns it and updates are guaranteed.
Google is a bit slow in the android game, other third party providers are far more ahead of google in some areas although google’s key focus is on android alone.
How To Use
Using the floating keyboard on the and Gboard app is very easy. You can do it by;
1. Tap on Menu at top left corner of your Gboard app
2. Select Floating keyboard option
3. You can move it anywhere
Hold any portion of the four corners of the app, then resize to any desired way.
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Hwobi Wallet Now Supports 7 Stablecoins
Hwobi wallet has expanded its service by supporting over 7 stablecoins. The company took the decision to upgrade its service after more customers demanded for more services
With the new development, the Hwobi wallet now supports over 7 stablecoins.
The services now covered by Hwobi wallet includes TUSD,DAI, PAX, EURS, GUSD, and USDC. With this Hwobi wallet users can now access these services with ease.
Hwobi wallet, a well establish and professional multi chain wallet supporting over 7 stablecoins in the world.
Hwobi wallet has a dream, the dream of delivering better service to customers and better ease of access to several range of multi chains. Customers can choose from any according his/her choice.
Hwobi group the company behind the Hwobi wallet is a big name in the blockchain industry providing easy and secure trading and management system to users from different location.
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