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Technobyte: Facebook privacy scare a hoax

Facebook Privacy Notice.

Facebook is not making all your posts public, so posting an ineffective legal notice on your Facebook page is pointless.

Claim: Posting a legal notice on your Facebook wall will protect you from having all your Facebook posts made public. FALSE.

NOTE: Facebook is now a public entity. All members must post a note like this. If you prefer, you can copy and paste this version. If you do not publish a statement at least once it will be tactically allowing the use of your photos, as well as the information contained in the profile status updates. DO NOT SHARE. You MUST copy and paste.

www.snopes.com

Apple’s latest device the new iPhone 7 is now available in South Africa.

It comes in two variants the iPhone 7 and the 7 Plus. The new iPhones look very similar to the previous model but the latest devices feature Apple’s new A10 Fusion chip which makes these new devices very fast and increases battery life.

The cameras are improved and capture richer colours and the Plus model features a dual camera wide angle lens.

The new phones are also splash and water resistant.

Other features include a new a new home button as well as a stereo speaker system. Should you upgrade. Well, if you are due for an upgrade absolutely. The new updates make the phone slicker and much faster.

www.apple.com

Today phones, tablets and phablets are what we use to communicate and many off us use one of these devices instead of a laptop.

But typing fast can be cumbersome. This is where Zagg’s Universal Keyboard comes in really handy. It connects using Bluetooth and can be used with any smart device including the iPad Pro.

www.zagg.com/us/enus


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