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Online Sense is ICDL Arabia's philanthropic arm aimed at raising public awareness on Cyber Safety.

‘Instagram with a friend’ Feature: Now go Live with a Friend!

Have you tried Instagram’s new “with a friend” live video feature yet? It’s a fun way to post live videos with friends; all you need to do is invite a friend or anyone on Instagram to join a broadcast while shooting a live story. You can include guests by tapping the new ‘two- smileys’ icon on the bottom right. Next you need to “add” anyone who is currently watching your video stream.

Binging on Netflix at Night? Get Ready to be Sleepless

Browsing on the phone or binging on Netflix before going to sleep seems to have become an everyday ritual for most of us! But did you know that those addictive on-screen moments can leave you sleepless or cause even greater damage to health? Here are three ill-effects of screen-gazing in the night, which you might have never thought about.

Here’s how your Smart Home can be Hacked

A smart home packed with the latest gadgets, appliances and vehicles these days seems like something essential to upgrade our lifestyle. Most of the daily use smart devises and vehicles are connected to the Internet, but did you know that they can be hacked like your computer? Here are five thinks that you never knew could be hacked!

Snapchat: iOS 11 users cannot secretly record ‘Snaps’ anymore

Popular photo-sharing app Snapchat has started notifying the user every time someone uses the “Screen Recording” feature to save “Snaps” on iOS 11 operating system (OS). The “Screen Recording” feature comes with the free iOS 11 update. However, the user needs to tweak their device’s settings to make it appear in the control centre.

You Might become the Next Victim of this ‘Amazon’ Scam

A new, realistic-looking phishing campaign is targeting Amazon customers. Criminals are sending mass emails that appear to have come from Amazon and thank recipients for making purchases on Amazon’s “Prime Day” back in July. The emails then invite recipients to go to the Amazon website to “write a review” and receive a special $50 “bonus” credit for doing so.