Monthly Archives: August 2022

Truth Social’s lack of comment moderation keeps it out of the App Store, says Google – Press Telegram

Truth Social, the Twitter-like social network backed by former President Donald Trump, remains unavailable in Google’s Android app store due to flaws in the app’s content moderation log, according to a Google spokesperson. The app, favored by many Trump supporters, still does not meet Google Play Store standards, including policies …

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DoT seeks Trai’s view to regulate internet calls and messaging apps like WhatsApp and Signal

The telecom ministry has asked sector regulator Trai for advice to prepare a framework to regulate internet calling and messaging apps like WhatsApp, Signal, Google Meet, etc., a government official said Wednesday. The Department of Telecom (DoT) last week returned a 2008 Recommendation by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India …

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Bill enshrining federal definition of “marriage” awaits Senate vote

Editor’s Note: The following article was originally published by the Alabama Baptist. A bill to codify same-sex “marriage” at the federal level could go to a Senate vote in September, and opponents of the bill are working to raise awareness before it is considered. House Resolution 8404, known as the …

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Stocks fall on rate hike concerns and profit-taking

BW FILE PHOTO SHARES fell on Tuesday as the local market reopened after a bank holiday, with investors paring gains amid Wall Street’s decline over the past week on ongoing concerns over the Federal Reserve’s policy stance. The Philippine Stock Exchange (PSEi) benchmark index fell 62.23 points, or 0.92%, to …

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WhatsApp’s JioMart shopping integration is the latest in its super app rollout plan

WhatsApp users in India can now do their grocery shopping without ever leaving their messaging app. Meta today announced a new integration with JioMart that allows users to send “hello” to a specific number and be directed to an in-app shopping experience. The shopping experience looks pretty familiar, similar to …

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Russia-Ukraine War: List of Major Events, Day 187 | News about the war between Russia and Ukraine

On the 187th day of the Russia-Ukraine War, let’s take a look at the key developments. Here are the key events from Monday, August 29th. diplomacy, economics The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency said on Monday that the long-awaited expert mission by the UN nuclear watchdog to the …

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Farm Progress Show guarantees a look | News, Sports, Jobs

It won’t be long before the 2022 incarnation of the Farm Progress Show welcomes a multitude of visitors to the Boone area. This year’s event starts on August 30th and runs until September 1st. The show is a highlight of the summer for farmers and others with a …

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SPNEC SRO prefers long-term investors – analysts

ANALYST see the stock rights or similarffering (SRO) by Solar Philippines Nueva Ecija Corp. (SPNEC) more attractive to long-term investors as they expect their business to grow over the long term due to cheap government support for green energy projects. “Long-term investors who wish to subscribe to the SRO can …

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Ukraine and Russia: What you need to know now

Aug 28 (Reuters) – Russian artillery fired from the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant overnight at Ukrainian towns across the river, local officials said on Sunday, adding to residents’ fears as reports of shelling around the power plant fueled fears before a radiation catastrophe. Continue reading STRUGGLE * The UK MoD …

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WhatsApp consumes data? Save your internet plan using these steps

Tech News Desk – Millions of people use WhatsApp, the world’s most popular messaging platform, to communicate every day, but it also has a downside. Actually use WhatsApp or not, but like any other application, it consumes a lot of internet data. Often people’s internet data gets corrupted due to …

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Sword & Trowel: Stressed, Depressed, Blessed

A new survey shows that teenagers and young adults today are stressed to the max. A news source said, “Compared to their elders over 25, Gen Z are about twice as likely (42 percent versus 23 percent) to struggle with depression and feelings of hopelessness.” That’s a startling number that …

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The Future of Messaging Apps: Trends, Challenges, and Prospects | Rakuten Viber | Open Microphone

Modern life is hectic and fast-paced, which induces in many of us an anxious urge to streamline anything that can be streamlined. But not everything can be: Those 1,524 work emails a day sometimes can’t be helped, nor are we willing to give up messengers that offer a lifeline to …

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What is the KPTCL recruitment exam scam in Karnataka?

While Karnataka’s Police Sub-Inspector (PSI) is yet to be forgotten, another recruitment scam has rocked the state over irregularities in the Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Limited (KPTCL) recruitment audit. The exam took place on August 7th. With three arrests on Thursday, the total number of arrests in the case is …

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WhatsApp introduces 2 features that allow admins to delete posts and Android users to create Communities / Digital Information World

WhatsApp is one of the most used messaging apps in the world and is used by millions of users every day for various purposes. Whether it’s keeping up with family or having workgroup chats, WhatsApp offers a platform for both. In the app, it is up to the group admin …

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Virginia Outreach News | Southside Messenger

Happy birthday to everyone celebrating a birthday this week!August 24 – Sondra Gamble, Charlotte Court House; Shawleace Hill, Saxony August 25 – Margaret Poland, Scuffletown August 26 – Anisha Marable, Charlotte Court House August 27—Chris Hamlette, Madison Heights Aug. 28—Trevor Johnson, Keysville; Debra Emerson, Drakes branchAugust 29 – Frankie …

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Stocks fall on profit-taking and recession fears

SHARES tumbled further on Tuesday on continued profit-taking amid growing fears of a global recession as central banks tightened further amid inflationary risks. The Philippine Stock Exchange Index (PSEi) fell 86.03 points, or 1.28%, to close at 6,618.38 on Tuesday, while the broader all-shares index fell 46.02 points, or 1.28%, …

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Independent developers of TON’s @wallet upgrade go live on Telegram Messenger: What is Wallet 2.0?

Vladislav Sopov Easy-to-use cryptocurrency trading bot, @wallet, leverages the latest technical upgrades from Telegram’s WebApps open platform contents Here’s what’s changing with the @wallet v2.0 upgrade Unmatched user experience and speed for P2P toncoin trading As Telegram Messenger gains popularity in different regions of the world, independent developers of the …

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WhatsApp for iOS Beta grants admins the ultimate delete option: Here’s how it works

After announcing the ability to retrieve deleted messages in its latest beta update for iOS, Meta-owned WhatsApp is now releasing a feature that allows group admins to delete any message in the group. The feature was only rolled out to a few lucky beta testers, so it will take time …

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Back to school? Be like Barnabas

New school years always present challenges and opportunities. School administration is tasked with ensuring that every class is staffed for a successful learning environment. Disciple-making leaders, whether pastoral workers or volunteer Sunday School leaders, face similar challenges when it comes to leading and planting new groups. However, challenges in ministry …

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New shelling near a Ukrainian nuclear power plant

Artillery shells hit the southern Ukrainian town of Nikopol near the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant early Sunday, as Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy warned that Russia could try to do “something particularly cruel” if Moscow’s invasion hits the six-month mark this week. Russia was targeting sites near Odessa, Ukraine’s main Black …

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The new SRA board is to work closely with stakeholders

A MAN wraps sugar in packets at a public market in Taguig City, August 27, 2008. – REUTERS/CHERYL RAVELO Through Kyle Aristophere T. Atienza, reporter INDUSTRY STAKEHOLDERS expect the Sugar Regulatory Agency (SRA) to improve its coordination with stakeholders and ensure local producer protections after President Ferdinand R. Marcos, Jr. …

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This is how permissions to join a group work

WhatsApp beta It has various tools that are activated throughout the season for users to test and improve before accessing servers around the world. A significant change was recently reported in groups where admins would have more control. For example, you can silently leave a group in the future; In …

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Hidden Afghan Christians who were denied aid a year after US withdrawal

KABUL, Afghanistan (BP) — Christians in Afghanistan are being forced into greater secrecy and largely cut off from humanitarian aid, International Christian Concern (ICC) said in its report marking the first anniversary of the US withdrawal from the Muslim country. The ICC’s estimate of 10,000 to 12,000 Christians in the …

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Russia-Ukraine War Latest: What We Know on Day 178 of the Invasion | Ukraine

Vladimir Putin has agreed that inspectors will visit the Russian-controlled Zaporizhia nuclear power plant in Ukraine. According to the office of French President Emmanuel Macron, the Russian leader had “reconsidered demands” that the International Atomic Energy Agency travel through Russia to the site after Putin himself warned that fighting there …

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CEO Ofir Eyal takes Viber into the super app category with the launch of the payment service

Priority to improve user experience with Viber‘s own digital wallet and other feature enhancements Rakuten Viber’s new chief executive officer, Ofir Eyal, is moving the popular communications app into the fintech category as it’s determined to offer users more than just its core messaging and …

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Kids’ Western Festival features Muttonbustin – The Troy Messenger

The Kids’ Western Festival features Muttonbustin Published 5:23 p.m. Thursday 18 August 2022 There’s a little cowboy/cowgirl in almost every little kid. So when it’s rodeo time in Pike County, the kids start “fighting.” “There’s just something about the rodeo that kids love,” said BB Palmer, publicity chairman for the …

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Philippines plans 1st retail bond under Marcos

BW FILE PHOTO Through Diego Gabriel C Robles THE BUREAU of the Treasury (BTr) plans to raise at least P30 billion in the first retail Treasury Bond (RTB) issuance under the Marcos Administration. According to a source, the BTr will sell at least P30 billion worth of RTBs maturing in …

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Amazon is testing TikTok-style feed in its app, AI firm says technology

By HALELUYA HADERO – AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon appears to be getting the TikTok bug and joining other companies trying to grab consumer attention by launching replicas of the popular social platform. The e-commerce giant has been testing a feed in its app that allows shoppers …

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Senator proposes legalizing ukay-ukay

Customs said they seized various counterfeit and used clothes from a warehouse in Mayzan, Valenzuela City, in July. Through Alyssa Nicole O Tan, reporter A SENATOR raised the possibility of legalizing the commercial import of second-hand clothing while shops across the country illegally sell ukay-ukay. “I think it’s time, if …

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Apple could soon start showing ads in first-party apps

Last year, Apple introduced a new feature called App Tracking Transparency (ATT), which basically allows users to decide whether apps can track them across other websites and apps. But shortly after Apple introduced ATT, many advertising companies, including Facebook, began complaining about a drop in their revenue. This was a …

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Meta warns Android users about new malware hiding in WhatsApp and YouTube apps

Meta, owner of Facebook, Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp, has raised the alarm about a dangerous new malware strain hiding in fake YouTube and WhatsApp apps. The company said in its latest 2022 Quarterly Adversarial Threat Report that the new Dracarys malware is injected into fake versions of popular apps like …

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Hiss Golden Messenger Live Album “Wise Eyes”

Recorded earlier this year at The Neptune, Seattle Hiss Golden Messenger has released the first in a series of live releases recorded on the Hiss Mobile Recording Unit (HMRU for short). Wise Eyes: Live at The Neptune, Seattle, WA, 2/25/22 is now available through Bandcamp and contains 17 tracks, recorded …

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Norway says RE investments depend on PHL’s openness to foreign capital

The Ambassador of NORWAY said the Philippines is a potential destination for Norwegian companies, but their interest in renewable projects here will depend on the industry’s openness to foreign investment. “In the coming years, Norwegian companies are planning huge investments in offshore wind energy and floating solar energy and see …

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19-year-old JeM agent who promoted extremist ideology to spread terror detained by UP Police ATS from Kanpur

Uttar Pradesh ATS said Saifullah used social media platforms like Telegram, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp and Club House to keep in touch with people across the border UP ATS arrested suspected JeM agent Habibul Islam aka Saifullah from Kanpur. ANI New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh Police Counter-Terrorist Unit has arrested suspected …

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Happy Kajari Teej 2022 WhatsApp Stickers: Wish your family and friends stickers, GIFs and more; Here’s how

Happy Kajari Teej 2022: You can wish your friends and family Happy Kajri Teej with WhatsApp messages, stickers and GIFs. Know the simple steps here. Happy Kajari Teej 2022: Kajari Teej or Kajali Teej celebrations are upon us! Kajari Teej is widely celebrated in northern India such as Uttar Pradesh, …

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Troy Hosts Fall Camp’s First Scrimmage – The Troy Messenger

On Saturday morning, the Troy Trojans football team performed at Veterans Memorial Stadium for the first bout of drop practice. During the 100-play scrimmage, offense and defense hit back and forth. The two sides fought in game-like situations and worked on offensive/defense and special teams in the red zone. While …

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RCBC Bankard, RCBC step up efforts to fight cybercrime, removing clickable links in emails, SMS and Viber

Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. and RCBC Bankard have removed all clickable links from all of their communications with customers – including email or electronic direct mail (eDM), SMS and Viber – as part of their efforts to step up their fight against cybercrime attacks. Carlos Tengkiat, RCBC’s chief information security …

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App-based walking tour of Fort Worth’s art and culture highlights

The new Neighborhood Leap app allows visitors to bring the art to themselves via their phone. amphibious stage Art galleries can be worth a visit, but what if the beautiful works were brought to you? With that in mind, Amphibian Stage has unveiled a new multi-sensory project billed as if …

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Can WhatsApp messages be secure and encrypted?

Cryptographers love a puzzle, a problem to solve – and this one has it all. Indestructible codes, secret notes, encryption and decryption. Here’s the riddle: someone wants to send a secure message online. It has to be so private, so secret, that they can deny they ever sent it. If …

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Trojan Volleyball plans to continue success in 2022 – The Troy Messenger

As 2022 begins, the Troy Trojans volleyball team is in its third straight season and sixth-year head coach Josh Lauer is looking to keep that momentum going. Winning a third straight season is an achievement not matched by the Troy volleyball program since the 1990s, and Troy also comes from …

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Russia accuses journalist of protesting war in Ukraine live on TV | Russia

A Russian former state TV journalist who interrupted a live TV show to denounce military action in Ukraine in March has been charged with spreading false information about the Russian army, an offense carrying up to 10 years in prison. The charges relate to a protest last month when Marina …

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Net FDI inflows surge 64% in May

The Makati skyline can be seen in the background in this file photo. – FILIPINO STAR/ MICHAEL VARCAS Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) NET INFLOWS rose 64% in May as investors took a wait-and-see attitude after the presidential election. Data released by Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) on Wednesday showed that …

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WhatsApp extends no-send time limit to ‘just over two days’ – TechCrunch

To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox each day at 3pm PDT, Subscribe here. Whazzaaaaaa, we’re back with another round of news on this beautiful Tuesday. Today is a pretty wild news day with a lot of startup jinx. Feel free to …

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Perryville Officials Discuss Use of ARPA Funds – The Advocate-Messenger

Jared Darwin [email protected] Perryville has finally received its full $162,000 from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), and officials are evaluating how best to use the funds, including for a new fire station and additional weekend police presence. Perryville’s plans for a new fire stationn next to the town building …

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Framed Answer August 8: Notes on framed film and today’s answer

If you’re not a fan of the hit games Wordle or Heardle, maybe try the movie spin-off Framed. Described as a game for “cinephiles and casual movie viewers alike,” it’s inspired by the trivia games popular around the world. The game sees a new movie every day from a curated …

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Peso likely to weaken – BusinessWorld Online

BW FILE PHOTO The PESO could weaken against the dollar this week on expectations of a broader trade deficit and weaker gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the second quarter. The local unit closed at 55.20 pesos per dollar on Friday, gaining 40 centavos from its close of 55.60 pesos …

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LIV Golf lawsuit reveals Sergio Garcia and Greg Norman’s WhatsApp chat

A WhatsApp message conversation between Sergio Garcia and Greg Norman was uncovered amid 11 LIV golfers’ antitrust lawsuit against the PGA Tour. As explained by Golf Magazine’s Dylan Dethier, the text conversation was Exhibit 6 in the legal document opposing the suspension of players from participating in the LIV Golf …

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WhatsApp, Telegram, Signal may get new rule book, Center to start consultations soon

The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) believes that communication apps or over-the-top (OTT) players such as WhatsApp, Telegram and Signal should be regulated, taking into account the security aspect and the need for lawful surveillance. It will shortly begin consultations with the Ministries of Electronics and IT (MeitY) and Ministries of …

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Entrepreneur battles with neighbors to open Daiquiri World restaurant

Kristine Froeba, Uptown Messenger 1738 Louisiana Ave. An old Church’s Chicken building on Louisiana Avenue has become a battleground for a neighborhood association and a young entrepreneur who is converting it into a full-service restaurant selling liquor. The Delachaise Neighborhood Association appealed to the Board of Zoning Adjustments to stop …

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Tech must fight terrorist hate speech

Tech platforms should step up efforts to counter the spread of extremist propaganda peddled by terrorist groups, former Irish minister Lucinda Creighton says in an interview with CEPA. Europe leads the way in crackdown. Question: Is the fight against terrorist hate speech still a priority? After all, we haven’t suffered …

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WhatsApp offers some beta testers the ability to view the list of previous participants within groups

Photo: iStock WhatsApp regularly works on several updates to offer users a better user interface. The instant messaging app now offers the ability to view a list of previous participants in our groups, reported WABetaInfo, the website that tracks the latest WhatsApp updates. The new option is visible in the …

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Facebook Messenger scam has 10 million victims and counting every day

Cissie Lowe is a huge Elvis Presley fan who loves everything about The King, especially his films. “We have Viva Las Vegas with Anne Margret,” she said. “And I also like King Creole and Blue Hawaii.” 7 years ago she started an Elvis fan page on Facebook and gained 32,000 …

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Stocks rise on PMI data and upbeat Q2 results from companies

PHILIPPINE SHARES rose on Tuesday amid improved second-quarter results from listed companies and the continued expansion of manufacturing activity in the country. The leading index of the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSEi) rose 50.27 points, or 0.79%, to close at 6,362.30 on Tuesday, while the broader all-shares index rose 18.67 points, …

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When and where can you watch the game live?

India vs West Indies (IND vs WI), 2nd T20I Match Live Streaming : Rohit Sharma’s vibrant India will be looking to continue the winning streak and extend its dominance over the West Indies when they meet in the second T20 International on Monday. IND vs WI 2nd T20I LIVE The …

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Network, Infobip to offer WhatsApp for banking services across Africa

Network International, a leading provider of digital payment solutions, has announced that it will make WhatsApp available for business and banking services to financial institutions across Africa through a partnership with Infobip. Infobip, a full-stack cloud communications company, is one of the world’s largest providers of A2P SMS services and …

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