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30 organizations urge Gulf governments to unblock VoIP platforms

Apr 08, 2020 - 4:59 PM

Access Now, alongside 29 other organizations, petitions the governments of the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, and Oman to permanently lift a ban on VoIP services

Tech today: FB ad transparency measures, e-waste Olympic medals, FaceTime reward

Feb 08, 2019 - 7:05 PM

Facebook will soon be rolling out a feature that shows how a brand got a hold of your contact information and if it shared it with another brand

Illustration from Facebook

Apple issues fix for FaceTime eavesdropping bug

Feb 01, 2019 - 11:34 PM

Apple fixes its Group FaceTime security bug, which allows callers to listen in to people they're calling, regardless of whether the person on the other end picks up or not

FIXING FACETIME. In this file photo taken on September 9, 2015 a reporter walks by an Apple logo during a media event in San Francisco, California. File photo by Josh Edelson/AFP

FaceTime bug lets callers eavesdrop as Apple promises fix this week

Jan 29, 2019 - 1:29 PM

(UPDATED) Apple has temporarily disabled Group Facetime, presumably to fix the issue, though it did not specify any actual reason behind their move

iOS 12.1 with Group FaceTime rolls out on Wednesday

Oct 30, 2018 - 11:30 AM

With the new update, FaceTime now supports 32 concurrent participants, up from 2

Apple's iOS 12 gets Group Facetime

Jun 05, 2018 - 2:31 AM

Group Facetime will allow up to 32 people to go on a Facetime call at the same time.

GROUP FACETIME. Up to 32 people can now engage in a Facetime call at one time. Screenshot from livestream

Apple to pay VirnetX US$368.2-M in patent infringment trial

Nov 08, 2012 - 12:02 PM

A federal jury told Apple to pay for infringement of patents related to virtual private network VPN technology

PATENT INFRINGMENT. VirnetX wins patent infringement dispute against Apple.