Scan Websites for Annoying Data Trackers With ‘Blacklight’
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Blocking website trackers is easy. Several popular web browsers block ads and trackers by default, and there are plenty of third-party apps and browser add-ons that can fill in the gaps where needed. But have you ever wondered what, exactly, these helpful tools are actually blocking?For an easy way to see everything a website tracks…

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Trump Admin to Ban TikTok, WeChat From U.S. App Stores
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It issued new rules that will cripple the operation of two popular Chinese-owned apps in the United States.The Trump administration said it would bar TikTok and WeChat from U.S. app stores as of Sunday night.Credit…Al Drago for The New York TimesWASHINGTON — The Trump administration said Friday it would bar the Chinese-owned mobile apps WeChat…

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iOS 14 Update Fixes Bug That Borked Your Default Browser and Mail Settings
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Image: GizmodoThe latest version of Apple’s iOS brought with it some nifty new changes that allow for customization of both home screens as well as apps themselves (in some cases, arguably too much customization). But one feature that allows iOS users to select their default browser and mail apps got borked after a reboot.Now, Apple…

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