Top interesting announcements
Apple was sued for tracking users’ activity even after turning off the feature in the Privacy Settings
Gizmodo reported that even if users disable the iPhone Analytics feature, Apple still gets a lot of information about them. Some Apple apps such as the App Store, Apple Music, Apple TV, Books, and Stocks were collecting personal data from users if iPhone Analytics was turned off. This seems to be the case with all of Apple’s native iPhone apps.
Intel developed a new technology that can detect deepfake videos with 96% accuracy
Intel’s FakeCatcher looks for authentic clues in videos by assessing what makes us human, like subtle “blood flow” in the pixels. Intel engineers used several of the company’s own software products to create FakeCatcher, like OpenVINO as the tool’s deep learning interface and OpenCV for real-time detection.
Microsoft Teams now includes games like ‘Solitaire’ and ‘Minesweeper’
Microsoft has added a new app called Games for Work to Teams. The company said the games offer multiplayer support for anywhere from two to 250 players. The Teams crew worked with Microsoft Casual Games, an Xbox Game Studios division, on Games for Work.
SpaceX bought a $250,000 ad campaign on Twitter
SpaceX will advertise its Starlink products first in Australia and then in Spain. There were a lot of brands that revently have stopped advertising on the platform, such as General Motors, Audi, Volkswagen, General Mills, Pfizer, and United Airlines.
Cyberhaven unveiled the first data detection and response platform that can prevent data loss in real time
The Insider Threat Platform for enterprises offers the ability to reduce the chance of malicious and negligent insiders either leaking information or providing other threat actors with access to the environment. It can extract insights about user behavior and correlates it with insights about what data is sensitive, to reveal insider threats that are otherwise invisible to most enterprise organizations.
Top new products
OPPO A1 Pro
The phone will have a 6.7-inch AMOLED display, Snapdragon 695 processor , 12 GB of RAM, and up to 256 GB of storage. It will come with a 5,000mAh battery.
Lenovo Tab Extreme
Lenovo Tab Extreme will have MediaTek Dimensity 9000 processor and 8GB of RAM. It will run Android 13.
iQOO 11 will have a 6.78-inch AMOLED screen, Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor and 8GB or 12GB of RAM. It will come with up to 512GB of storage.