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August 31, 2016 3:13 AM U.S. Funding for Fighting Zika Virus Is Nearly Spent, C.D.C. Says

WASHINGTON — The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned on Tuesday that federal funds to fight the Zika virus were nearly exhausted, and that if Congress did not replenish them soon, there would be no money to fight a new outbreak. As of Friday, the C.D.C. had spent $194 million of the $222 million it was allocated to fight 15

August 30, 2016 7:59 PM Apple said to prepare upgrades for iPhone, new features for iPad

Apple Inc. is developing new features for the iPad to cater to professional users, along with new Mac laptops and desktops, according to people familiar with the matter. Upcoming software upgrades for the iPad include wider operating-system support for Apple’s stylus accessory, while hardware performance improvements are also in development, according 20

August 30, 2016 7:13 PM Zika around the world: Where do we stand?

Disease likely to continue to spread Moving from Africa to French Polynesia to Central and South America, the disease is now active in the United States and Asia, and is likely to continue to spread. Zika arrives in a country via the bloodstreams of globe-trotting vacationers and businesspeople, all returning home from areas where Zika is actively circulating 23

August 30, 2016 5:19 AM Privacy groups complain to FTC about WhatsApp policy changes

The changes in WhatsApp terms and privacy policies are also being scrutinized in Europe Privacy groups in the U.S. have complained to the Federal Trade Commission that changes last week in WhatsApp’s terms and privacy policy breaks its previous promise that user data collected would not be used or disclosed for marketing purposes. The Electronic Privacy 30

August 28, 2016 10:58 AM WhatsApp to share info with FB

The move is a subtle but significant shift for WhatsApp, used by more than 1 billion people around the world. When it was acquired by Facebook for an eye-popping $21.8bn (R313.22bn) two years ago, executives promised privacy would be safeguarded. Centre for Digital Democracy director, Jeff Chester, said this is a strong-arm tactic on the part of Facebook 20

August 28, 2016 10:58 AM How to Prevent Your Whatsapp Data Ending on Facebook For Advertisers

When you agree, go to Settings > Accounts. You will see that option to allow sharing of your information on facebook have been checked for you. You have just between now and September ending to change it (uncheck it) otherwise you will not be able to change it again. Please be on the alert and inform others. Its another attempt to start sharing your whatsapp 36

August 28, 2016 10:03 AM WhatsApp under fire for Facebook tie-up

Plan to share contacts has left users fuming over invasion of privacy San Francisco: When Facebook bought the start-up WhatsApp in 2014, Jan Koum, one of WhatsApp’s founders, declared that the deal would not affect the digital privacy of his mobile messaging service’s millions of users. “We don’t know your birthday. We don’t know your home address 35

August 27, 2016 6:43 PM Marcus Rashford's late heroics earn Man United hard-fought win at Hull

KINGSTON UPON HULL, England -- Three quick thoughts from Manchester United's 1-0 Premier League win over Hull City on Saturday at the KCOM Stadium. Jose Mourinho stood with the rain pouring on him and wondering how he could break a deadlock against a dogged, newly promoted Hull City side. It looked like the answer would not come as the game entered its closing 16

August 27, 2016 1:05 PM How to stop WhatsApp sharing your phone number with Facebook

The WhatsApp update is designed to improve user experience across the app and Facebook. WhatsApp changed its privacy policy for the first time in four years yesterday, announcing that users’ phone numbers will be shared with its parent company, Facebook. While WhatsApp has promised it won’t sell or share users’ numbers with advertisers, many are unhappy 79

August 27, 2016 9:56 AM WhatsApp forgets Fight Club theory; succumbs to advertising to Facebook

Nothing in life is for free, because sooner or later advertising will ruin it. That's exactly what happened this week, when messaging app WhatsApp notified its users about a change in its privacy policy. WhatsApp told its users that their WhatsApp numbers will now be shared with Facebook, which will use them to target advertisements to them on the social 21