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Yahoo's new email app lets you skip passwords

You no longer need to enter a password when using the Yahoo Mail app.<p>The company unveiled a redesigned email app on Thursday introducing a new …

Pocket Programming helps beginners polish their coding skills

Are any of you learning to code? It can be hard to get everything down at first, especially if you are an autodidact who learnt to code on his own. These are the users developer ffab0 is targeting with Pocket Programming – true beginners.<p>With that in mind, we have to tell you this app is not about …

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Facebook Aware of iOS App Battery Life Drain Issue and Working on a Fix

Facebook today acknowledged its awareness of an issue raised by a few iOS users last week, who saw large amounts of battery drain on their iPhones while the social networking app ran in the background, even with background app refresh toggled off. Speaking with <i>TechCrunch</i>, a Facebook spokesperson …

Malicious adware's latest trick is replacing your whole browser

On Friday, infosec celebrity Swift on Security pointed out a new piece of adware called the "eFast Browser." It does the kind of malicious crap that we've all seen quite often over the years: throwing pop-up and pop-under ads on your screen, putting other ads into your web pages, pushing you toward …

Clinton suggests she'd consider mandatory gun buy-backs, sparking fears of ‘confiscation’

Hillary Clinton said Friday that mandatory gun buy-back programs like ones in Australia are “worth looking into,” sparking criticism that the Democratic presidential front-runner would, if elected, impose gun-confiscation efforts.<p>Clinton made the comments during a campaign stop in Keene, N.H., when …

Earth to send final postcard to Voyager

Scientists rush to write final brief note to alien species before spacecraft carrying information about earth leaves the solar system<p>When the Voyager twin spacecrafts set out in the 1970s they took with them a snapshot of life on Earth in the hope that aliens might one day happen upon the probes …