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Linkedin Launches in Arabic

Linkedin Launches in Arabic

LinkedIn has announced the launch of its Arabic version. The announcement was made at an event held today at the company’s new regional headquarters in Dubai, and keynoted by Her Excellency Noura Al Kaabi, Chief Executive Officer of the Media Zone Authority – Abu Dhabi (twofour54). Speaking at the event, HE Noura Al Kaabi, “The launch of LinkedIn Arabic is …

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Samsung Tips Wireless Charging for Galaxy S6

Samsung Tips Wireless Charging for Galaxy S6

Samsung has been dropping hints about its next-generation flagship smartphone, and the latest clue suggests the Galaxy S6 will support wireless charging. In a Tuesday blog post, Samsung’s lead engineer for IT and mobile, Seho Park, discussed making wireless charging an industry standard. “It is expected that 2015 will be a landmark year for the growth of wireless charging deployment, …

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Visa to Detect Fraud Via Location-Tracking Phone Apps

Visa to Detect Fraud Via Location-Tracking Phone Apps

Today’s banks and credit card providers have a number of sophisticated methods to detect fraud, but Visa has a new approach that will match your purchases to your phone’s location. MasterCard, meanwhile, announced plans to authenticate users via facial and voice recognition and fingerprint matching. Starting in April, Visa credit card issuers will be able to add location tracking to …

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Apple Extends Two-Step Authentication to iMessage, FaceTime

Apple has reportedly turned on two-factor authentication for iMessage and FaceTime users. The added layer of security for iPhone, iPad, and Mac computers helps to protect against hackers—like the one who published dozens of nude celebrity images allegedly stolen from Apple’s iCloud. Two-step verification requires users to enter their usual password plus a second security code (like numbers sent via …

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