This Week in Tech: 1st - 5th April
April 5th, 2019 - Duncan McClean
In this week's roundup:
- Google shuts down Google+, their failed social network
- Researchers find personal information on 540 million Facebook users on a public server
Google shuts down Google+, their failed social network
On Tuesday morning, Google shut down their social networking platform Google+ which launched in 2011.
Even after Google pushed the usage of Google+ to YouTube users, it still didn't take off.
Researchers find personal information on 540 million Facebook users on a public server
Personal information belonging to 540 million Facebook users were exposed on a publicly accessible storage server.
The information which was found by security research firm, UpGuard. However, it has been confirmed that passwords and email were not among the information exposed.
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