What we know about the new Trump administration and how it may affect you

Axios/Associated Press – By DAVID FERREY, AP reporterAssociated Press|The new administration is in full force and fury.The most consequential decision of the Trump administration is to reverse a century-old ban on women serving in the military.The president is expected to announce his new pick for secretary of defense later this month.Here’s a look at the …

Facebook ‘talks to’ security firm about malware threats on social network

Facebook said Thursday that it has contacted a cybersecurity firm about the threat it said was sent to the social network in late June, the second time in as many months that a company has shared that information with the company.In a blog post, Facebook said it contacted Symantec to investigate whether an attack on …

Twitter to allow SMS alerts and replies to contacts

On Wednesday, Twitter announced that it would allow people to reply to their Twitter notifications, and also allow users to reply with text messages.In addition, users will be able to send SMSes and texts from their phone to their contacts.The changes will go live on Tuesday.This new feature will allow Twitter to add additional messaging …

How to stop the new wave of mobile apps with security features

The mobile app industry has exploded with more than 4,000 new apps released in 2016 alone.The industry has become so lucrative that it’s creating an unprecedented number of threats, with companies including Google, Apple and Facebook offering mobile app developers security measures to prevent malicious code and malware from infecting their apps.And some of those …

Why your SMM is not working on your Verizon account

Verizon sent an email to users yesterday, saying that the email verification process on its mobile email service would be changed in an upcoming firmware update.The email said that “as part of this process we will be removing verification of incoming SMM messages from your Verizon accounts,” which was a reference to Verizon’s verification process.The …

When it’s time to start thinking about your mobile game, you need to be able to choose a title

A title that starts with “SMS game” could be a bad idea.If you’re looking to launch a mobile game with a catchy title, there are plenty of ways to get the ball rolling.We’ve gathered a list of mobile game titles that start with a popular word or phrase that sounds like it could help to …