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iOS 14 adds domain-bound codes to make SMS one-time passcodes more secure
Earlier this year, Apple’s WebKit team proposed a change to the format of SMS one-time passcodes to make two-factor authentication more secure. Apple confirmed today that developers can already implement these changes with iOS 14 and macOS Big Sur.With iOS 12, Apple has allowed websites and apps that require two-factor authentication to auto-fill codes sent via SMS. And now,...
The crisis at Nelson Mandela Bay hospitals has rea
Deputy public protector finds that Livingstone hospital patients were fed "inadequate" food. There's only one oxygen port at Uitenhage provincial hospital which was shared by scores of patients.The overwhelmed laundry facility at Livingstone hospital was hit by rampant theft. Deputy public protector, advocate Kholeka Gcaleka has found that Livingstone hospital patients were...
Congress still ‘a long ways away’ from deal on bill that would include more stimulus checks
Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today.An overwhelming majority of Americans want Congress to put political divides aside and send out a second round of stimulus checks. A -SurveyMonkey poll* of 2,802 U.S. adults between July 17 and 21 finds 80% of U.S. adults support...
Was Matthew Stafford’s COVID-19 test a false positive?
The Detroit Lions announced good news Tuesday and also seemed to vent frustration via the following team statement:  Today we removed Matthew Stafford from the COVID-IR list and onto the Active Roster. As a result of a False-Positive test result, he was forced due to NFL/NFLPA protocols to sit out until he received two negative tests. His...
Pucker Up: Camila Coehlo's Elaluz Lip Collection Has Launched!
But most importantly, Elaluz was designed to be inclusive. "I'm Brazilian. I come from a multicultural country. I know my multicultural Brazilian heritage. And I have such a global following as well," says Coelho. "Over the years, I listened to so many comments and questions that would touch on, you know, 'I love this concealer but unfortunately I can't find...
© Reuters. Iraqi teenager Hamid Saeed watches a video with his relatives that circulated on social media of him being mistreated by members of security forces, after being released from jail during an interview with Reuters at his home in Baghdad
5/5 © . Iraqi teenager Hamid Saeed watches a video with his relatives that circulated on social media of him being mistreated by members...
Southern California 'Apple Fire' rages on
Firefighters have been battling a wildfire in Riverside County, California since it broke out on Friday evening.The blaze has consumed more than 106 square kilometres of dry brush and timber and, as of Monday night, was only 7% contained, fire officials said.Lisa Cox, a spokeswoman for the US Forest Service, said they had to allow flames from the so-called...
Defending champion Rafael Nadal will skip the US Open because of the coronavirus pandemic, putting on hold his bid to equal Roger Federer's men's record for Grand Slam titles.Nadal explained his decision in a series of tweets sent in Spanish and English on Tuesday."The situation is very complicated worldwide, the COVID-19 cases are increasing, it looks like we still...
Pauric Duffy and Peter Comerford Announce Conversion of Preferred Shares of the Flowr Corporation
TORONTO, Aug. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pauric Duffy (“PD”) and Peter Comerford (“PC”) announce today that certain Series 1 voting convertible redeemable preferred shares (the “Preferred Shares”) in the capital of The Flowr Corporation (“Flowr” or the “Issuer”) have been converted into Common Shares (as defined below). PD and PC previously acquired, through DFT Trading Limited (“Pauric Holdco”)...
Anthony Ha / : Disney says Disney+ has grown to 60.5M subscribers, up from 54M in May, says it has 100M+ paid subs for streaming services including Disney+, Hulu, and ESPN+  —  Disney+ had more than 60.5 million paying subscribers as of yesterday, according to The Walt Disney Company's CEO Bob Chapek.