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Anonymous App Whisper Faces Allegations About Privacy, Says They're 'A Vicious Pack Of Lies'

The reporters were there to explore a journalistic partnership with Whisper and came away with a damning exposé about the Los Angeles-based startup, which was recently valued at $200 million.<p>The Guardian reporters, Paul Lewis and Dominic Rushe, say Whisper tracks the locations of some users even …

Privacy

Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini starts shipping in the UK August 7

The Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini is set to begin shipping in the UK on August 7. The phone, announced earlier this month, is currently available for …

Samsung Galaxy S5

The Information: Nexus phablet is happening, Android Silver's future uncertain

Over the weekend we reported on a new rumor claiming that the next Nexus handset would not only be built by Motorola, it would be a massive 5.9-inch device with the codename Shamu. Lending a little extra weight to the rumor, <i>the Information</i> says that they have now verified with “three people with …

Android News

Virgin America crew members now equipped with Nexus 7s

If you’re planning on flying Virgin America anytime soon you may notice some shiny new tablets in the hands of the crew. For a while now passengers …

Twitter Starts to Change the Central Logic of Its Service

The company is now showing users tweets from accounts they don't follow. That’s a bigger deal than it seems.<p>When will Twitter no longer be Twitter?<p>This week, the company tested a change to its core product that could alter the service in a small but important way. According to <i>Mashable</i>, Twitter is …

The Colors of Motion Is a Visualization of Movie Color

The Colors of Motion is a beautiful, interactive experiment that looks at the use of colors in movies, showing them off in a way that you’d usually never see.<p><i>The Matrix in color</i><p>Built by interaction designer Charlie Clark, the site uses a bash script to analyse movies frame by frame in order to get …

Image of Redesigned Apple USB Power Adapter Surfaces [Updated]

A new image said to be of a redesigned Apple USB power adapter has been shared by a user on Weibo (Google Translate, via <i>Gizmobic</i>), hinting that Apple's supposed new Lightning cable may be released alongside a new charger. The power adapter appears to be more rounded compared to Apple's current …

Tor Exec Claims NSA Agents Supply It With Vulnerability Information

The Tor Project, an effort to allow users to browse the Internet anonymously, thinks that it is receiving tips from spies focused on finding its flaws. Tor’s Andrew Lewman alleges that the folks tasked with finding ways to break Tor, are supplying the group with the information that they …

Man jailed for filming Fast And Furious in cinema

<b>A man has been jailed for 33 months after recording Fast And Furious 6 from the back of a cinema in Walsall.</b><p>A judge in Wolverhampton ruled that Philip Danks, 25, uploaded the movie, which was downloaded 700,000 times.<p>The Federation Against Copyright Theft (Fact) claimed this meant "millions of …

Filmmaking

Sneak Attack: Android Apps Can Spy on Each Other

Modern operating systems "sandbox" apps so that they can't affect each other — in theory. Yet three researchers have shown that, at least in Android, one app can "spy" on another and then, at just the right moment, interfere with the targeted app's user display in order to steal passwords, …

Apps

iPhone 6 Screen Resolution Broken Down In Detail

Long-time Apple reporter John Gruber has taken on the issue of the iPhone 6 this weekend with a detailed analysis on the potential screen resolutions of Apple’s upcoming smartphones. Basing his thoughts on the existing data, with a little bit of theory and examination of Apple’s historical trends …