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PayPal, Apple, and Others Expose Your Passwords

Today I discovered a security flaw in PayPal’s mobile website and Apple’s autocomplete on iOS. This bug also exists in many Android device keyboards. Many mobile websites show your password as you type it in, to help ensure you haven’t created a typo. I especially use this feature on my Android devices, which often are...

CES 2018 Excluded Women

Was the lack of women keynote speakers at CES 2018 due to a lack of women in the industry, or does it make the problem worse? Women are woefully underrepresented in the tech industry. That wasn’t always true. For decades, people saw computer programming and math as jobs for women. The first computer programmer was...

James Damore Suing Google

James Damore is joined in his suit against Google by a man who was fired after accusing a Muslim coworker of possibly being a terrorist. What do you do after you publish a sexist, racist screed against diversity at your company? Go looking for new jobs, obviously. Unfortunately, for Damore, anyway, few people want to...

The New Leaf & Core is Here!

Leaf and Core has a new look! It’s going to make you forget all about that old theme and move on. The idea with this new design was to increase the amount of content you can reach with ease. Quick links in the menu to reviews, iPhone information, rumors, editorials, and more bring them closer...

PSA: Low Power Mode Slows Down Your iPhone

Some people keep low power mode on their iPhone all the time. That’s an awful idea. You can see why above. On the right, you have my iPhone X running Geekbench’s CPU test. On the left is the same iPhone X, but this time with low power mode turned on. You can see my iPhone...

Spectre and Meltdown: Why They’re Extremely Dangerous

You may have heard something about these two security flaws, Spectre and Meltdown and you know they have to do with your computer’s processor. But explaining Spectre and Meltdown is simple, and patches are already out for most platforms. Here’s everything you need top know about Spectre and Meltdown, extremely dangerous security threats that hit...

Preorder Apps on the App Store

Apps available for preorder on the App Store.
Apple secretly released an update to the App Store that you’re going to love. When I first saw a link to download Life is Strange on the iOS App Store, I was a bit confused. It said “preorder,” instead of download or buy. I had to double check that I was, in fact, in the...