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Booting Up: Tinder Briefly Exposed Users’ Locations Over the Weekend

Exposed. (Screencap: Tinder)

Exposed. (Screencap: Tinder)

Tinder users’ locations and Facebook information were briefly available through a simple hack this weekend. The data was only exposed for a few hours, and the company says it wasn’t enough to put users in “jeopardy.” [Quartz]

Google is revealing a second generation of its Nexus 7 tablet. It’s expected to be priced at $229 — $100 less than the iPad. [WSJ]

Apple’s Q2 earnings beat analysts’ modest expectations on revenue of $35.5 billion so the company isn’t dead yet! [AllThingsD]

Time Warner, who previously tried to sue Aereo, is encouraging subscribers to try it out if its dispute with CBS happens. [Verge]

Yahoo is taking Flickr offline tomorrow for six hours for maintenance. [CNET]

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