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Users Alert! ‘WhatsApp Gold’ is a scam WhatsApp is probably one of the most popular messaging services available, due to its huge following of almost 1 billion users. The platform is regularly subjected to hoax and viruses.‘WhatsApp Gold’ is the latest scam circulating online. According to Independent, 'WhatsApp Gold', as the name suggest comes as an apparently 'exclusive' version of the app, in order to trick unsuspecting users to download it, but in actual it infects mobiles with malware. As per the report number of the app’s users has reported receiving messages, which urges them to sign up for the service via the WhatsApp Gold website, which is linked in the message. As per PCAdvisor, the update invitation reads, "Hey Finally Secret Whatsapp golden version has been leaked, This version is used only by big celebrities. Now we can use it too."This Gold update claims to include an array of advanced features, claimed to be available to ...

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Facebook could be listening your private phone calls, warn experts Facebook has become our window to the world; we daily share our stories, photos, events etc on it providing the tech giant with a ton of personal information.But what if Facebook is not just looking at user’s personal information, interests, and online habits but also to your private conversations, revealed a new report. According to NBC report, this maybe the case as Kelli Burns a professor at University of South Florida states, “I don’t think ...

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Even breads are unsafe, contains cancer causing chemicals As pollution levels continue to rise, we are bound to see its effects on our health, our lifestyle, the food we eat and so on. The pollutants add to your food resulting in various diseases.Cancer causing bread is the latest inductee, which has raised concerns in India after a study released by the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), has found 84 percent of bread and bakery samples collected from across Indian capital Delhi containing ...

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Adele signs to Sony for £90mn LONDON: British singer-songwriter Adele has signed a new contract with Sony worth up to £90 million (117 million euros, $131 million), in one of the biggest ever record deals, British media reported.The 28-year-old was the biggest selling artist in the world last year, and broke sales records in Britain and the United States with her third album "25" and its hit track "Hello".Adele has been at London-based independent label XL Recordings since she was a ...

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Eating fat is  GOOD for you, says experts It may sound strange, but cutting down on fatty foods and switching to low-fat diets are having “disastrous health consequences”, experts have warned.According to The Guardian, the National Obesity Forum and the Public Health Collaboration is calling for “major overhaul” that challenges the common dietary guidelines. The report suggests that the low-fat diets are not overcoming obesity crisis, whereas eating between meals (snacks) are making people fat.The report was of the view added, “Eating a ...

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Pakistani Mathematician solved one of the biggest Maths problems Pakistan has been fortunate in producing some of the best minds in the world today. Despite odds generation after generation have dwelled into education and has received accolades from around the globe.Haris Aziz, is one such bright Pakistani from LUMS, previously making the country proud when his name was published, this year in the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering’s (IEEE) ‘AI’s 10 to Watch” list, is back in the news, this time it is ...

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This Jacket can control your smartphone Technological advances are becoming a norm these days, but sometimes this gets a little bit weirder i.e. smartphone controlling jacket.According to BGR, tech giant Google, which has been quite active recently has partnered with Levi’s, denim jeans company, and have developed a new jacket that allow users interact with their smartphones, just by swiping the garment in various ways. Goggle-Levi’s latest the ‘Commuter Trucker Jacket’, is made for cyclists, who are busy riding and concentrating ...