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Snowden: Google’s Allo isn’t safe

Snowden: Google’s Allo isn’t safe

By Ajay Kadkol - May 25, 2016 09:53 AM EDT

Google announced two new messaging apps – the text-based Allo and a video-calling app called Duo. While Google announced that Allo would support end-to-end encryption, that feature will be presented as an option to users, and will not be on by default. This has prompted a negative response from none other than NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.According to Snowden, Google should have activated end-to-end encryption by default. Popular messaging apps such as Telegram, Apple FaceTime, WhatsApp among others have end-to-end encryption turned on by default. Snowden calls it ‘dangerous’ and has stated that the app should be avoided for now.

Donald Trump Used Mafia Boss 'Fat Tony' For His Business Ventures?

By Soham Samaddar - May 23, 2016 01:31 PM EDT

Noted Journalist David Cay Johnston Lifts the Lid on Trump's Ties to the Mob

Vital Taliban Leader Mullah Mansour Killed In Airstrike

By R. Siva Kumar - May 23, 2016 08:18 AM EDT

Sources confirm that an important Taliban leader had been killed at Pakistan in a drone attack.

Clinton Charges Trump Of "Pandering" To The Gun Lobby

By R. Siva Kumar - May 23, 2016 07:38 AM EDT

Vowing to never give in to the gun lobby, Hillary Clinton accused Donald Trump of being out of touch with public opinion.

President Obama Refuses To Apologise For Hiroshima Bombing

By R. Siva Kumar - May 23, 2016 07:09 AM EDT

Barack Obama, in the final months of his tenure, is the first sitting President to visit Hiroshima, but has declined to apologise for the bombing of the city more than 70 years ago.

Performing Abortions In Oklahoma To Become A Felony: New Bill

By R. Siva Kumar - May 21, 2016 05:27 PM EDT

A new bill passed by both chambers of the Oklahoma legislature would make it a 'felony' for a doctor to perform an abortion.

Donald Trump's Business Ventures Honoured by New York Based Company

By Soham Samaddar - May 21, 2016 05:26 PM EDT

The American Academy of Hospitality Sciences Hands out Medals to Trump's Ventures

People think there is more Left-wing News on Facebook

By Ajay Kadkol - May 18, 2016 10:50 AM EDT

An online poll comes amid claims in US that Facebook staff working on its trending articles feature censored rightwing news.

Uganda blocks most of the social media for President swearing-in!

By Ajay Kadkol - May 17, 2016 10:33 AM EDT

Now, the country will not see a new president. Not sure why but almost the whole African continent likes to see the same soul in the same designation every time and this time it’s no different. Now, apparently it seems that the Ugandan government doesn't want people talking about its election or its future president certainly not online at any cost involved.

Robert De Niro Mocks Donald Trump Without Naming Him at GLAAD Media Awards

By R. Siva Kumar - May 16, 2016 10:42 AM EDT

Robert De Niro at the GLAAD Media Awards jeered that Donald Trump, who he referred to as that "odd guy with little hands" considered himself to be discriminated against.

Donald Trump's History With Women Problematic: NYT Report

By R. Siva Kumar - May 15, 2016 02:14 PM EDT

Donald Trump seems to be muddled and confused in his attitude and approach to women, according to a new report by The New York Times.

Ivanka Trump On Her Father's Presidential Campaign: If They Hit Him, He's Going To Hit Them Back'

By R. Siva Kumar - May 14, 2016 09:17 AM EDT

Donald Trump's daughter is emotional but firm while defending her father, Donald Trump.

Video: Queen Elizabeth II Filmed Calling Chinese Officials 'Very Rude'

By R. Siva Kumar - May 11, 2016 12:27 PM EDT

Queen Elizabeth II told Metropolitan Police Commander Lucy D'Orsi that Chinese officials had been "very rude to the ambassador" before a state visit last year. She was filmed during Buckingham Palace's garden party on May 10.

London Mayor, Sadiq Khan, Slams Trump For 'Ignorant' Rhetoric On Islam And Muslim Ban

By R. Siva Kumar - May 11, 2016 09:45 AM EDT

Newly elected London mayor Sadiq Khan might be an exception to his proposed Muslim ban, said Presidential candidate Donald Trump. But Khan called the presumptive Republican nominee "ignorant", a person who did not understand much.

Clinton IT Aide's Email Archive Is Lost: State Dept.

By R. Siva Kumar - May 10, 2016 11:16 AM EDT

Archived copies of emails sent back and forth from a man who was in charge of Hillary Clinton's email server have been lost.

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