Bill Toulas

An open-source advocate who has been writing about Linux and SaaS tools for years. Having entered the fascinating world of InfoSec now, he reports on the daily news and developments in the fields of data privacy, data breaches, software vulnerabilities, phishing campaigns, malware, and all things "online danger". Contact me at "billtoulas@technadu.com"
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Google is Incorporating their “Smart Reply” Technology on Hangouts Chat

Google “Smart Reply” assistive technology to land on Hangouts Chat. Gmail’s implementation has raised both satisfaction and scrutiny for not being always great. ...

Huawei’s CFO Hoping to Prove Innocence of Fraud by Producing a 2013 PowerPoint Presentation on Court

Huawei’s CFO accused of Iran sanctions violation, planning to produce evidence that got accepted before. China-USA relations on the verge of the cliff,...

Netflix Sees Mobile Revenue Grow Past $1.5 Billion in November

Netflix continues its revenue growth across the global market November 2018 was a record month for the mobile app, with figures reaching $86.6...

AOL Obliged to Pay a Record-Breaking $5 Million Fine for Children Privacy Law Violations

AOL was found to violate a whole set of COPPA regulations between 2015 and 2017 Parent company Verizon is called to pay a...

Leechers Paradise Quits After 12 Years of Torrent Tracking

Leechers Paradise goes offline, leaving a significant gap in global torrent tracking Article 13 has seemingly pulled the carpet from under Leechers Paradise...

Hulu Partners with Venmo to Increase Comfort and Flexibility on Payments

Hulu now supports Venmo payments for subscribers This is the first time the Venmo option is available on a TV streaming service Hulu...

Postman Chrome Extension Stealing Crucial Browsing Data from Users

Post extension found to be stealing browsing data by ExtraHop The type of data causes great concern to the IT analytics company Postman...

MoviePass Tries to Revive its Business by Launching New Subscription Plans

MoviePass launches three new subscription plans Balance between cost and value of service is now the goal of the company MoviePass going through...

Safari Offers Safer Browsing with a USB Authentication Key

Safari Preview 71 adds support for WebAuth API Apple is the 3rd to implement this feature after Firefox and Chrome The testing version...