32 million Ashley Madison users were exposed earlier this week after the service was breached by hacking group, the “Impact Team”, exposing cheaters worldwide. At least 60GB of emails, addresses, search history and messages were released on unencrypted files on the dark web, and has since been accessible by searchable databases, making it even easier for suspecting partners to find out if their spouses are unfaithful.

To make matters even worse for people, extortionists are now trawling through the database and demanding Bitcoin payments from users.

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Ellen Pao - and Reddit's administrators in general - have been under fire over the past week due to the decision to fire Victoria Taylor, the moderator of Reddit's hugely popular AMA subreddit, where the masses can interact with and interview celebrities and famous personalities, including Bill Gates and Barack Obama.

Taylor facilitated these events and while the reasons behind her termination have not been divulged, some suggest that it was because of Reddit's management wanting to monetize AMAs more aggressively, something that Taylor had objected to.

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Microsoft have announced that the Groups feature in OneDrive will be abandoned this October, over a year after the ability to create groups was removed from the service. A large majority of users will find shared folders to be an adequate replacement, and due to this, all existing groups will be removed on October 16.

Since May 2014, the ability to create groups in OneDrive has been absent, however, existing groups, and their documents have been safe.

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BlackBerry and Google have entered into a partnership to improve the enterprise security features of Android and develop better device management for the platform.

It hasn't been long since the leak of an Android powered smartphone from BlackBerry and now we have news that the company has formed a partnership with Google to improve Android's security features.

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A few years back, Microsoft signed a partnership with the NFL to not only run ads showing off the tablet but to also put the tablets on the sidelines for coaches and players to use. Starting this year, the Surface Pro 3 will be used by NFL teams (replacing the Pro 2).

To highlight the device, Microsoft is launching a mini-series that shows how the tablet is being used by NFL teams to improve their performance on and off the field. You can see the trailer at the top of this post that, to no surprise, is focused on the Seattle Seahawks who are in the backyard of Microsoft's campus in Redmond.

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AppleCare+ subscribers will now be able to get a replacement for their iOS device's battery when its charge retention drops to 80 percent.

After sales service is a serious business and many companies have been offering free replacements for components as part of promotions in recent times. Apple has also been replacing certain components for AppleCare+ subscribers even after the standard warranty period of the devices expires.

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When it comes to protecting your PC, consumers turn to companies like Kaspersky, AVG, Microsoft and many others to provide anti-virus software to keep their computers free of viruses. But what if one of these companies was actively sabotaging the others in an attempt to damage their reputation?

According to two former employees, Kaspersky was doing just that after the company became frustrated that other vendors were copying its techniques for identifying files that were malicious.

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Facebook undeniably is that one website on the Internet where everyone gets connected; friends, family, enemies, ex-lovers, or even strangers can cross their paths on the famous social networking website. And over time, the website has grown, introducing Messenger, an "On This Day" throwback feature, and even a 'legacy contact' that gives someone control of your Facebook account after you die.

But apparently, these improvements are nowhere near to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's dreams and plans about the said social networking website.

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On July 20, Microsoft will kick off its marketing blitz for Windows 10, ahead of the next-gen operating system's official consumer launch on July 29. The company said today that it plans to 'celebrate the role' that five million Windows Insiders have played in helping to develop the new OS, with special Windows 10 events in 13 cities around the world.

In the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico, Microsoft Stores will also "celebrate the launch of Windows 10". Over 110 stores across these markets will engage in launch-day promotional activities - but some of them will also get extra treats.

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After embarrassing itself publicly by putting its users at risk, Samsung has finally decided to try and address the Windows Update issue, by releasing a patch that re-enable default Windows behavior.

Samsung found itself in hot water this week when it was discovered that its own software acted more like malware than bloatware. That’s because the company’s own SWUpdate - software that updates Samsung machines with drivers and programs - disabled Windows Update, essentially leaving users less secure.

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