Google Photos is ending free unlimited storage in 2021 — so what are your options?

Google did it again. It is shutting down one of the most popular features across its product universe: Google Photo’s free unlimited storage. The company said that it’s ending this service from June 1, 2021. After that date, all photos uploaded will count against your free data limit of 15GB. However, all photos uploaded before June […]

Microsoft urges users to stop using phone-based multi-factor authentication

Microsoft recommends using app-based authenticators and security keys instead. Microsoft is urging users to abandon telephone-based multi-factor authentication (MFA) solutions like one-time codes sent via SMS and voice calls and instead replace them with newer MFA technologies, like app-based authenticators and security keys. The warning comes from Alex Weinert, Director of Identity Security at Microsoft. For […]

How to block commercial messages on your WhatsApp

WhatsApp supports company messages through corporate accounts, which are more and more common after WhatsApp Business. Businesses, stores, and service providers have used the messenger to offer services or promotions to customers using their cell phone number, but you can choose to block such messages. Companies can now notify you through the WhatsApp application, informing […]