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Apple Pulls Secret App in Brazil After Judge’s Request

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Days after a Brazilian judge requested in a preliminary injunction that the Secret app be removed from the Apple App Store and Google Play store, Apple has removed the virtual confession forum from the App Store in Brazil.

Secret is an app that allows users to anonymously share their most intimate confessions with other people browsing the app. Paulo Cesar de Carvalho, the presiding judge, argued that the app is an agent of online bullying and therefore detrimental to the public. He ordered…

More Than 1,000 Businesses Hit by Same Cyber Attack as Target

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Target wasn’t the only business that experienced a cyber attack that compromised tens of millions of its customers’ credit cards, according to the Secret Service.

More than 1,000 American businesses were hit by the same cyber attack that affected in-store cash registers at Target last year, The New York Times reported Friday.

According to a Department of Homeland Security advisory obtained by the New York Times, the attacks were “much more pervasive” than initially reported as hackers…

Mo’ne Davis: Get to Know Little League’s Biggest Star

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Mo’ne Davis, the 13-year-old pitcher who has become a Little League World Series sensation, is set to take the mound again on Wednesday night. Her team from Philadelphia plays a squad from Las Vegas on ESPN at 7:30 p.m. ET

Baseball fans and non-fans alike will tune in from across America to follow one of summer’s sweetest sports stories. The Internet will no doubt hang on Davis’ every curveball; Twitter will light up with each 70-mph heater she hurls down the pipe. A win will put her team in…

Truth Lets You Send Anonymous Texts

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Spotify Teams Up With BandPage To Jump Deeper Into Artist Merchandising

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20 Private Thoughts From the Backseat of an Uber Car

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At the end of an exhausting day, it’s comforting to know that with just a few taps on your smartphone, a car will be on its way to pick you up and deliver you to your front door.

Some of the best thinking gets done while seated in the back of an Uber car. Groundbreaking thoughts like: Do I have enough Uber credits to cover this ride? Will my driver judge me if I play Kim Kardashian: Hollywood at full volume all the way home? Will he stop to let me pick up pizza?

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‘Awkward’ App Lets You Record Anonymous Video Confessions

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The activity around anonymous message apps like Secret and Whisper has generated some controversy in recent months, but those apps might have just been the start of something bigger. What if the power of such anonymous message apps was harnessed through video?

That appears to the be mission of a new app called Awkward, which allows you to record blurred video of yourself confessing a deep, dark secret

Created by Germany-based Redcyan, the iOS app…

U.S. Arrests Suspected Hacker; Russia Calls It ‘Kidnapping’

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The U.S. Secret Service has arrested a Russian man for allegedly hacking into retailers throughout the United States between October 2009 and February 2011, the Department of Homeland Security says.

Russia is outraged and accuses the U.S. of “kidnapping” one of their citizens, the country’s foreign ministry says.

Roman Valerevich Seleznev, 30, was detained over the July 4 weekend in Guam.

Seleznev stands accused of hacking into U.S. retailers’ point-of-sale systems, according to the…

20 Secrets the Internet Wants You to Know

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Have you ever wanted to know exactly what people were thinking?

The anonymous posting app Secret offers a platform through which you can unload your confessions and tap into what others are thinking and feeling. As the old rhyme goes, “Secrets, secrets are no fun, unless you share with everyone.”

We rounded up 20 of the app’s most interesting secrets. Check them out below.

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20 Secrets the Internet Wants You to Know

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Have you ever wanted to know exactly what people were thinking?

The anonymous posting app Secret offers a platform through which you can unload your confessions and tap into what others are thinking and feeling. As the old rhyme goes, “Secrets, secrets are no fun, unless you share with everyone.”

We rounded up 20 of the app’s most interesting secrets. Check them out below.

Have something to add to this story? Share it in the comments. Read…