Saturday, May 5, 2018

Beware don'tap on this box WhatsApp 'hang' message .Here is the reason behind this


'Don't touch here WhatsApp hang message is the mystery for the many user who forward this message that leads to crash or hand the WhatsApp . Here we will tell you what is the reason behind it.

Their are many user who facing the issue with functioning of their WhatsApp after tapping on the message usually forwarded by friends who wants a quick laugh. A new forward message is the new trend which is floating in the WhatsApp where If you tap on the message that leads to jam for few second. Many people are thinking  that it is a bug of the WhatsApp or you got hacked by this but actually it is not a bug or hacking of your WhatsApp account. We will explain what is the reason behind this. 

WhatsApp hang message
Beware don't tap on this box viral WhatsApp hang message
If you look the above image it contain some text and a black ball .For every character there are some specific number in Unicode format.As our computers only deals with numbers. The character and number are stored by assigning a number for each one. This simple principle is basic hack for this viral message . Now we will explain how.
whatsapp hand message
whatsapp viral hand message

    As we said that every character there are some specific number in Unicode format so in above image if you look at 'I' has some specific number whereas other has some other specific number. But you have noticed that there are some Unicode characters that repeat a bunch of times. There are ordinary spaces interspersed to give the box some width.These marks, called control characters, don't take up any width and are practically invisible.

And Your mobile phone  or the app involved probably got stuck because it couldn't process all these control characters used in this unexpected way.

If you noticed that if you click on the text of the message or black ball it isn't stucking but if you click on the black space it got stucked and also if you open this message by WhatsApp web it willn't be stuck.
So your account is safe and secure it is due to your mobile couldn't process the control character which is repeated for the many time.

Share this article to your friend to remove the misconception about this . Happy reading :)

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Wednesday, March 28, 2018

How to use Facebook’s new privacy settings

   How to use Facebook’s new privacy settings


   How to use Facebook’s new privacy settings
   How to use Facebook’s new privacy settings

After facing lots of criticisms of data scandal  CEO of the Facebook Mark Zuckerberg changes few policies in the Facebook. Facebook works hard on to strengthening the policy and making it easier for people to use minimal personal data by the third party apps in the facebook .

The Following major changes are implemented by the facebook in the recent updates-
  • Implements the Controls that are easier to find and use.
  • Implemented the New Privacy Shortcuts menu.
  • More control of your data :Tools to find, download and delete your Facebook data

1. Implements  the new Controls that are easier to find and use.

   How to use Facebook’s new privacy settings


Facebook are using the new control that increase the user experience and now it is easier to find the setting on the facebook.

2. Implemented the New Privacy Shortcuts menu.

   How to use Facebook’s new privacy settings


After the data scandal of the Cambridge Analytica , Facebook strengthen the policy and it is now introduce new Privacy Shortcuts which will increase the safety in the facebook. 

3. More control of your data: 

                                         How to use Facebook’s new privacy settings techferb

Previously in Facebook we have minimal controlled on the data like deleting the particular old data. Facebook now introduced the new tools to find, download and delete your Facebook data.

Also Read: Facebook releases new policy to fight against fake news

Conclusion

Now it is easier to download the data you’ve shared with Facebook . Facebook respect  your data, after all it is our data. If you have suggestions of  Facebook’s new privacy settings, please do provide them in the comments section below. Thank you!
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Why Indian social media users more prone to data breach?

Why Indian social media users more prone to data breach??


Why Indian social media users more prone to data breach??

Facebook continues to face serious fallout after the Cambridge analytical scandal . CEO of the Facebook Mark Zuckerberg has issued a new apology for the data leak affecting tens of billions of users.This is the biggest mistake by the Mark Zuckerberg , who don't take responsible to privacy of billions of people.
But there were millions of Apps are there who access your data and facebook don't take control on the data of this. After launching the jio millions of the user added to the facebook and most of them has no knowledge of the privacy.
The major Reason to the data breach in India are-
  • No Rules and Regulation to reduce Cyber Security. 
  • Downloading the unwanted app .
  • Indian politics war. 
  • India is a big market.
In this article I will tell you how the India will be major target for the Data breach.

1. No Rules and Regulation to reduce Cyber Security.



Image result for data breach

INDIA is the second largest country in the world with  132.42 crores population. But in India there is almost no regulation the cyber security . This is one of the scare of the nations. There are many data researcher like Cambridge Analytica who stores the all user information . This information can be used in the politics.  

2. Downloading the unwanted app. 

Why Indian social media users more prone to data breach??

In India people are addicted to unwanted app . There are many apps in the playstore which can take unwanted access to your android phone and store the information in the server  . This information can be used against you and there are lots of quiz apps present in the facebook which takes your personal information and tracks your account .

3. Indian politics Scenario- 

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INDIA is a democratic country . In this country there were lots of war happens in between political parties. The data from your profile can be used by the third party and can do communicative war between the political parties.

4. India is a big market.

Image result for indian stock market

INDIA is a big country and the advertisement agency have eyes on the INDIAN people. The data from millions of users from Facebook takes by the advertisement agency and used for their benefits.

Also Read: Facebook releases new policy to fight against fake news

Conclusion

The above list is by no means conclusive but I hope that I have provided you with a good starting point  for the India is the major target of the data breach. If you have suggestions of Indian social media users more prone to data breach , please do provide them in the comments section below. Thank you!
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Monday, February 12, 2018

downvote button for the facebook users

Downvote button for the facebook users

downvote button for the facebook users
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Facebook is working on the alternative of  upvote button, Facebook confirmed that they are working on the downvote button.

2.How it is important?

3.How it is different from the Dislike Button?

4.Where did the Downvote concept come?

5.Where is it available?

What is Downvote button?

Ans: It will be feedback system .This system helps peoples to hide comment on their facebook pages also provide feedback about them.

How is it important?

Ans: It is very important because if the content is offensive, misleading or Off-topic then this content will be hide from the newsfeed of the person. It will help to reduce fake content.


How it is different from the Dislike Button?

Ans: It is different from the dislike button because it  will not harm to emotional of a facebook users and it will help the reduction process of offensive , misleading content in facebook.


Where did the Downvote concept come?

Ans: The Downvote system first seen in reddit. Downvoting system was made popular by the Reddit.
In the response of the facebook Downvote system Reddit CEO Alexis Ohanian tweeted "Sincerest form of flattery! Wish I'd trademarked it and 'upvote' when I came up with it."

Where is it available?

Ans:According to the Tech-Crunch reports Facebook is testing the button on five percent of android users in the United States. Facebook testing it in the comment section .

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Monday, January 8, 2018

Transform your cheap PC into Gaming Pc by Nvidia trick

Transform your cheap PC into Gaming Pc by Nvidia GeForce Now App

Playing the game on the cheap laptop is hazardous. It gives so much lagging and difficulty. So Nvidia notices such kind of difficulty and released a Windows App which can transform your laptop into gaming PC. Last Year Nvidia released GeoForceNow beta version for Mac but this year Nvidia brings it to windows Pc.This focus on core Windows gaming users.

The biggest concern of the game streaming service is the delay and internet connection. On the CES 2018, Nvidia shows their beta version of the windows app.  Nivia tie up with the Wynn hotel’s Wi-Fi.  which gives a speed of 50mbps. If you play game on this app which transform your cheap pc into gaming Pc.
GeForce Now is here for PCs. Head over to Nvidia’s GeForce Now webpage to request beta access if you live in North America or Europe. In beta period this service is free.
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Sunday, January 7, 2018

Meet the World's Thinnest Laptop from Acer

Meet the World's Thinnest Laptop from Acer 

Acer unveils the range of product for the Consumer Electronics Show(CES 2018) which will be held in Las Vegas. In CES, the company presents their unique and impressive model. This time Acer comes with a range of innovation towards mid-range to high range product. This year Acer shows up the upgradation of the model of the previous thinnest laptop Acer Swift 7. Acer claims that it is the world thinnest laptop.
The previously thinnest laptop is from HP which is about 10.414 mm thickness. But Acer took one step ahead and makes the Swift 7 as 9.98 mm.
The Acer Swift 7 contains the awesome hardware. It is powered by intel i7 processor, It isnot clear that is it use 8th gen. It also contains 8GB of RAM and 256GB of PCIe SSD storage.Acer has upgraded the screen 13.4 inch to 14 inch which is quite good. But still, it contains 1080p display.
The best part of the Upgraded Swift 7 is the 4G LTE connectivity which makes it ahead than other, which is also rare on the laptop.
The best part of the Asus Swift 7 is the price which makes it step ahead than other competitors.It is starting with a price tag of $1,699 which is competitive to Dell XPS 13 or Lenovo Yoga 920. Both of them will sacrifice the sale because of Swift 7's thickness with new Intel processor, more storage, display and the best part of its lower price.
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Acer Swift 7: Asus
Now the next unveil from Acer is the upgraded version of Nitro 5. It gets an upgrade of AMD Radeon RX560 graphics card and AMD’s latest Ryzen mobile processors.It contains 32 GB RAM and 512 GB of SSD storage. At the price point of $799, It is one of the best gaming laptops.
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Acer Nitro 5 
and the last but not lineUp least for the laptop in CES 2018, is Acer Spin 3.It is getting eighth-generation Intel Core processors. Its shrunk its display from  15.6-inch panel to a 14-inch 1080p display which makes it more premium at the $799 price tag.

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Acer is doing a lot of new technology and innovation. We will hope that this Taiwanese Company does lots of new innovation and development of technology. Hope one day it suppresses the whole technology market

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Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Facebook releases new policy to fight against fake news

Facebook releases new policy to fight against fake news


Facebook replaces 'Disputed Flags' with Related Articles to fight against fake news

Facebook is the biggest social networking with 2 billion active user daily.Facebook will connecting you to the people who matter most to you. It has a vision  to connect family and friends. Thus it require accurate knowledge which helps you to improve yourself.

There's a huge amount of misleading information out there on the internet. Facebook is most popular for spreading fake news. But facebook takes many steps to stop fake news but it is not available to stop fake news.

On December 20, 2017 facebook announces two new changes to reduce fake news.
  1. Facebook will no longer to support Disputed flag to identify fake news instead of this it uses relative article to give more context about the story. Relative article is great tool to find more story related to that story. Which helps to find accurate story in facebook
  2. Facebook will use third party fact-checkers organisation to check fake news. It is the best weapons for facebook. If a content is identify by the fast checker as a false content within 1-3 days then  its distribution on Facebook will reduced by 80 percent.

How facebook do it?

Firstly Facebook classify all article to related article then Facebook will  listen to feedback from community and uses machine learning to understand what stories might be false.Then send those potential hoaxes to  fact-checking partners for review. These fast checking organizations review the stories,check their facts, and rate their accuracy which determines the validity of the article.

Whom will be the effected most?

economic incentives spammers and troll farms who is in the first place of generation of fake information. This will lead to destroy this kind of farm.

Will Facebook punishes the fake content publishers?
Yes,Facebook is very strict against fake news content. Facebook will also take action against domains and pages that repeatedly and regularly create false news.Following action will be taken against the fake news creator
  • Facebook reduces the distribution i,e news feed visibility will be reduced.
  • Facebook  restricted the monetize capability to the page.
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Facebook continuously work harder to stop fake content .Facebook take strict rule against spammer and scammers. This rule is headache for this troll farm or fake content maker.

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