Kids are outsmarting parents and Silicon Valley engineers when it comes to using their phones. Children as young as 9 continue to find new ways to avoid parental controls on their devices, according to
Whether it's to give yourself more time to get things done or to simply have time away from other people, sometimes you just need to take a break from constant, virtual interaction with others. If you
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The ongoing debate over encryption just took a big turn. Send someone a note on WhatsApp or iMessage, and the words you write—whether they’re silly or serious—are encrypted from end-to-end. Services like
US Attorney General and UK/AU officials hit Facebook over encrypted messaging apps, Apple could be targeted too
After Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced this past spring that the company would build end-to-end encryption into all of its products and services, government officials from the US, UK, and Australia
In a software update coming this year, Apple will allow Siri to use third-party messaging apps by default, Bloomberg reports. It will later expand to phone apps for making calls. Currently, if you want
Siri will no longer default to using Apple messaging and phone apps after an iOS update later in the year, revealed the company. Instead, Siri will intelligently choose the appropriate text or voice messaging