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LG scraps its smartphone business as losses mount

Getty Images LG Electronics said on Monday it would close down its loss-making smartphone business. In January, the South Korean electronics giant said it was looking at all options for the division after almost six years of losses totalling around $ 4.5bn (£3.3bn). LG had made many innovations including ultra-wide angle cameras, rising to third […]

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NortonLifeLock’s AI-powered smartphone app blurs out sensitive information in photos

With some regularity, sensitive information finds its way into smartphones and other mobile devices. Much of it comes from the estimated 3.2 billion images uploaded every day — people screenshot documents like tickets, tax forms, and medical prescriptions without thinking twice. This makes them susceptible to risks like identity theft and ransomware, among other problems. […]