TechLife News

HOW TO PICK A NEW PASSWORD, NOW THAT TWITTER WANTS ONE

Yet another service is asking you to change your password.

Twitter said last week it discovered a bug that stored passwords in an internal log in plain text, without the usual encryption. Though Twitter says there’s no indication that anyone has stolen or misused those passwords, the company is recommending

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from TechLife News

TechLife News1 min readScience
Amazon Rejects Facial Recognition, Climate Change Proposals
Despite pressure from civil rights groups, activist investors and its own employees, Amazon said that shareholders at an annual meeting in Seattle voted against proposals related to two major social issues: climate change and facial recognition techn
TechLife News6 min read
AFFORDABLE: CHEAPER iPHONE COULD BOOST SALES
With Google, Xiaomi, and Huawei all releasing powerful smartphones with mid-spec features for less than $400, we ask whether it’s time for Apple to introduce its own low-cost iPhone. In today’s competitive times where Apple’s smartphone market share
TechLife News3 min read
Huawei Apt To Be Stripped Of Google Services After Us Ban
Huawei could quickly lose its grip on the No. 2 ranking in worldwide cellphone sales after Google announced it would comply with U.S. government restrictions meant to punish the Chinese tech powerhouse. The Trump administration’s move, which effectiv