A flaw in FaceTime lets people hear you, before you even answer

A flaw in FaceTime lets people hear you, before you even answer

Think twice before cursing that ex who won’t stop calling: A newly found bug in Apple’s FaceTime means someone could dial you and listen to your phone’s microphone—even if you don’t pick up. In other words, if you see FaceTime ringing on your device, the caller could already be listening to whatever it is you are saying, or doing. How the FaceTime bug works Open the FaceTime app and start to call a contact. Before that person picks up, swipe up and add your own phone number to the call. Once you’re added, FaceTime assumes the connection is an active conference call and starts sending you the audio of whoever you’re…

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Google Play Music bug strangely blocking new music from casting to speakers, TVs

Google Play Music bug strangely blocking new music from casting to speakers, TVs

A bug issue with Google Play Music prevents users from casting any 2019 tracks from the music streaming application using a phone. Clearly your The issue was uncovered by a tip sent to Android Authority and prevents any music from 2019 from being cast from your smartphone to a Smart Display, Google Home, Chromecast or even the Nvidia Shield TV. As for regions where this bug is affecting users, the reports are coming from Europe and India, but it’s entirely possible that this is a worldwide issue. You can remedy this by playing a recent song on your device and then casting to a Google Home device, rather than simply casting straight away.…

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Tomography and Instant Print of 3D Objects

Tomography and Instant Print of 3D Objects

Instead of making you wait hours or days, a new approach to 3D printing gives you the object almost at once. It seems like magic, but it’s all down to an adaptation of an already wildly successful algorithm. If you have ever watched a 3D printer slowly build up a 3D object one line at a time you will know that it quite quickly gets boring. The big problem with the standard machine is that just takes so long to produce a part. If you have to wait overnight to see the perfect result then OK. But not OK, if it’s not OK – the part that is. In most cases, 3D…

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