Permissions

06.04.16
Facebook: No, we're not using your phone's mic to eavesdrop
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Facebook: No, we're not using your phone's mic to eavesdrop

The company responded to rumors that it listens in to decide which ads it will show you.

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08.27.14
Dropbox Pro changes increase storage to 1TB at the same price
08.27.14

Dropbox Pro changes increase storage to 1TB at the same price

Perhaps the most useful utility on all of my Apple devices is Dropbox, which makes sharing data be...

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06.22.14
EVE Evolved: Four top tips for living in wormholes
06.22.14

EVE Evolved: Four top tips for living in wormholes

One of the biggest goals you can reach for in many sandbox MMOs is building your own empire and con...

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02.02.12
Google's 'Bouncer' service scans the Android Market for malware, will judge you at the door
02.02.12

Google's 'Bouncer' service scans the Android Market for malware, will judge you at the door

Google has had its fair share of malware-related problems in the Android Market, but that's hopeful...

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05.24.11
New CyanogenMod lets you rule Android app permissions with an iron fist
05.24.11

New CyanogenMod lets you rule Android app permissions with an iron fist

We've recently seen Google crack down on rogue apps and patch some server-side security issues, b...

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10.29.10
Microsoft loosens up, enables Windows Phone 7 apps to run beneath screen lock
10.29.10

Microsoft loosens up, enables Windows Phone 7 apps to run beneath screen lock

We felt that Microsoft's Windows Phone 7 was a product that would be perpetually evaluated, tweaked...

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06.23.10
Hacker finds root for Samsung's Galaxy S
06.23.10

Hacker finds root for Samsung's Galaxy S

We've seen the inside of the hardware for Samsung's Galaxy S, and now a Russian coder who goes by t...

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08.05.06
Everything you need to know about Repairing Permissions (and more)
08.05.06

Everything you need to know about Repairing Permissions (and more)

The 'Repair Permissions' function of Disk Utility has been under quite a bit of speculation as of la...

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05.31.06
Apple's 'Quick Assist' support document edited, drops permissions repair and 'restart just because' tips
05.31.06

Apple's 'Quick Assist' support document edited, drops permissions repair and 'restart just because' tips

Remember that 'Mac Maintenance Quick Assist' Apple Support document we found that seemed to be aimed...

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