Twitter users may have had personal information used for advertising

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Twitter says email address and phone numbers that were uploaded by users for authentication may have inadvertently been used for advertising. The personal information was reportedly made available internally and led to targeted advertisements. The company says they fixed the issue but did not disclose which users were impacted.

Apple won a class-action lawsuit that claimed it misrepresented the screen size of its devices. The suit said that the size was larger due to the "notch" cutout at the top used to house the selfie camera and face-ID sensor. A California judge sided with Apple, saying: "There doesn't really seem to be anyone in America who seems to be concerned about it."

A recent study found that smartphone typing speeds may be catching up to the average typing speed of physical keyboard users. Mobile typing is at an average of 38 words per minute, while physical keyboard users type at an average of 51 words a minute.

 

 

 

 

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