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Mark Zuckerberg Is Worried About Whether Teens Still Like Facebook

Yes, Zuck cares whether the kids think he's cool.<p>The issue here is that one of Facebook's big downside risks is the day when Facebook suddenly becomes so uncool that no one wants to use it. That was the MySpace story, basically. Once teenagers made a collective decision that there were too many …

More than 80% of children lie about their age to use sites like Facebook

The UK advertising watchdog has criticised the lax age verification systems used by websites such as Facebook, after finding that more than 80% of children lie about their age when using social media.<p>The Advertising Standards Authority uncovered the issue while conducting a survey assessing what …

This Fake Charger Will Hide A Trojan In Your iPhone's Facebook App

Apple takes great pains to protect its air-tight iOS app store from the malware that plagues PCs. But get physical access to the device’s data port–with, for instance, a carefully spoofed charger–and those app store protections can be bypassed in seconds.<p>At the Black Hat security conference in Las …

Apple deluged by police demands to decrypt iPhones

Apple receives so many police demands to decrypt seized iPhones that it has created a "waiting list" to handle the deluge of requests, CNET has learned.<p>Court documents show that federal agents were so stymied by the encrypted iPhone 4S of a Kentucky man accused of distributing crack cocaine that …

iMac launch should have been delayed, admits Apple's CEO

The new iMacs should have been announced in 2013 instead of last year, Apple CEO Tim Cook has admitted.<p>During Apple's second-quarter earnings conference call on Tuesday, Cook acknowledged that customers had to wait too long to receive their iMacs after the new models were announced last October.<p>"If …

Apple investigates iPhone electrocution death in China

Apple is investigating the death of a woman in China who was allegedly electrocuted by her iPhone, in the latest public relations setback for Apple in its second-largest market.<p>Ma Ailun, 23, was found dead holding her plugged-in iPhone 4, with burns on her hand and foot, according to media accounts …

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Another Person in China Gets Electrocuted While Charging His iPhone 4

Using counterfeit products is not always recommended. Few days back, a Chinese girl was killed when she tried to answer a call on her iPhone 5 while …

Consumers Still Buying Tons of Older iPhones

Apple’s iPhone sales for the second calendar quarter of 2013 were pretty much evenly split between the iPhone 5 and its two precursors — the iPhone 4 …

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Why You Shouldn't Buy the iPhone 4 Right Now

The iPhone 4 is a tempting device thanks to it being free through Apple and the fact that it will be getting iOS 7 when it arrives this fall. As …

iOS 7 Installs Hit All-Time High for Beta Software

According to mobile publishing company Onswipe (via <i>TechCrunch</i>) adoption of Apple's iOS 7 beta software is ramping up faster than for previous versions.<p>For example, after the iOS 6 beta was released to developers on June 11, 2012, Onswipe noted two weeks later that 0.25% of mobile devices that …