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How To Prevent Spammy Notifications From iPhone And iPad Apps

How To Prevent Spammy Notifications From iPhone And iPad Apps

Apple recently updated its App Store guidelines to allow apps to blast you with push notifications that contain advertising, marketing, or other promotions. The move doesn’t come as much of a surprise, given that Apple has been doing this within its own apps for years—everyone remember those annoying enticements you…

Twitter Is Ratting You Out To The People You Unfollowed

Twitter Is Ratting You Out To The People You Unfollowed

If you unfollow someone on Twitter right now, Twitter might send them a notification. Thanks to the bug, which has been active for over a week now, user X might get a ‘Y followed you’ notification when Y actually unfollowed X. Twitter has told multiple news outlets that it’s working…