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Google's iOS and Android Apps Track and Store Location Data With Location History Disabled

Some Google apps on iOS and Android devices continue to store location history even with the setting disabled, according to a new AP report citing data collected by computer science researchers at Princeton. Location History, a feature available in Google apps like Google Maps, is an option that al...

Apple

Apple Pulls iOS 12 Beta 7 Update Due to Performance Issues

If you haven't updated to the new iOS 12 beta 7 on your iOS device as of yet, you may notice that the over-the-air update option is no longer available, and that's because Apple has pulled the download. Apple appears to have removed the beta 7 update because of performance issues. On the MacRumors...

Software

Block Windows 10 from preloading Microsoft Edge on Start

Microsoft Edge is the default web browser of Microsoft's Windows 10 operating system. It replaced Internet Explorer as the default browser even though Internet Explorer 11 is also still available on devices for backwards compatibility reasons. Microsoft Edge loads quite fast when you run it on Windo...

Software

Google may track your location even if you disable Location tracking

The Location feature that Google built-into the Android operating system and some of its applications power location-based services such as Google Maps and provide Google with information about a customer's whereabouts. The Location feature is not turned on by default but Google apps, services, and...

Tech

The 10 Best Sites for Cheap Last-Minute Online Car Rentals

Next time you’re trying to find a last-minute car rental, give the traditional companies a wide-berth. They might not have the car model you want and are likely to hike their prices to try and exploit your desperation. Instead, you’ll find better deals by using third-party car rental web...

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30+ Great Emulators You Can Run on Your Nintendo Wii

The Nintendo Wii was released in 2006, bringing a revolutionary new console to the market. While its highlight feature was motion control, the Wii also touted retro gaming capabilities. Using the Virtual Console, users could download retro video games for a variety of past consoles including the Nin...

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How to Convert YouTube Videos to MP3 for Offline Listening

Despite being a video hosting site, the most searched topic on YouTube is actually music. Even if we exclude all the official music videos, YouTube is still home to millions of audio-only uploads. YouTube pretty much doubles as a music streaming service these days. But the downside is that the music...

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The 13 Best Xposed Modules for Customizing Your Android Device

The Xposed Framework is the most important tool for modding and tweaking Android. Xposed uses modules, small apps that plug directly into the operating system and give you total control over the look and feel of your phone. It’s so powerful, yet all the changes can be undone simply by deactiva...

Tech

How to Check Your Mac’s Memory for Problems

Random Access Memory (RAM) is a vital component of any computer. When you launch an app on your Mac, it requires a portion of your available memory to run. Serious problems can arise if there are problems with your computer’s memory. Today we’ll look at how to find out how much memory yo...

Internet

Openreach lowers G.Fast targets as fibre takes priority

BT Openreach will upgrade fewer copper lines with G.Fast than previously planned in recognition that full fibre connectivity is now the preferred technology of both industry and the government.The vast majority of superfast broadband connections in the UK make use of fibre to the cabinet (FTTC) tech...


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