Skype Bug Could Be Sending Your Messages to Other People

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If you’ve got a case of the Mondays, prepare for your day to get even Mondayer. According to Engadget, a Skype bug following a June update included a bug where “instant messages have repeatedly and unintentionally been forwarded to random people in their contact lists.” Awesome!

As if it’s not already easy enough to accidentally drag the person you’re shit talking into the bubble solely dedicated to shit-talking them (like, hypothetically speaking), now your messages may accidentally be forwarded to them even without your sloppy clicking. The Internet, amiright?

Skype submitted a statement to Engadget saying that they’re aware of the bug and will be rolling out a fix in the newest issue of Skype, available for download in the next few days. In the meantime, your might want to stick to the safe haven of off the record Gchats. Read More


Timehop Picks Worst Day of the Year to Send Duplicate Emails


Timehop, the app that shows you where you were a year ago today, just blasted out as many as four copies of its daily email to users. Problem? It’s Valentine’s Day, arguably the best holiday for making yourself feel bad (except for maybe Earth Day). While some users were reminded of being showered with candy and kisses, others spent V-Day last year watching Watson on Jeopardy or being sober. “Timehop REALLY Wants You to Remember Your Last V-Day. (Hope It Was a Good One!)” How About We’s dating life blogger Michelle L. Dozois wrote. Read More