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Aarogya Setu allows to Delete data, Instagram Reels

Aarogya Setu allows users to delete account and data permanently:

India’s first Covid 19 tracing app Aarogya Setu app now lets users delete their account and erase the data permanently from their phone. However the data doesn’t get deleted on the Government servers immediately rather than has an retention of 30 days after which the data gets deleted on the servers. The app also got an new feature which allows third party apps to access the user health status. The development team behind the app confirmed that both these features have been rolled out for both Android and iOS users.

Google removes apps which were stealing Facebook login data:

According to the French cyber-security firm, Evina the new malware apps steals Facebook logins and could effectively ruin your online and offline life. The malware app installed and launched performs a query to find Facebook app and then the launches the browser that loads Facebook at same time. Browser which loads in front tricks the user to enter Facebook Credentials. The entered details are collected using Javascript and there after will be sent to the server. Evina says they had Google shutdown the applications.

List of the apps follows:

  1. Super Wallpapers Flashlight
  2. Padenatef
  3. Wallpaper Level;
  4. Contour level wallpaper
  5. iPlayer
  6. Video Maker
  7. Color Wallpapers
  8. Pedometer
  9. Powerful Flashlight
  10. Super Bright Flashlight
  11. Super Flashlight
  12. Solitaire Game 
  13. Accurate scanning of Meade
  14. Classic card game
  15. Junk file cleaning
  16. Synthetic Z
  17. File Manager
  18. Composite Z
  19. Screenshot Capture;
  20. Daily Horoscope Wallpapers
  21. Wuxia Reader
  22. Plus Weather
  23. Anime Live Wallpaper
  24. iHealth Step Counter
  25. com.tgyapp.fiction

Instagram tests Reels in India:

According to Business Insider, Facebook owned app Instagram starts to test out an new feature Reels, which allows Instagram users to record 15 seconds video  with music and audio clips and add them to their stories. Facebook also recently shut down their clone ‘Lasso’ to make Reels as perfect alternative using their Instagram. Tiktok after being banned and an Global outrage against the app practices, Facebook now have an absolute chance to win over Tiktok.