Category: Other

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staffAugust 11, 2018

Clothes That ‘Chat’ Optically With Other Devices

The latest development in textiles and fibers is a kind of soft hardware that you can wear: cloth that has ...

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staffAugust 8, 2018

Twitter won’t ban InfoWars’ Alex Jones

The CEO of Twitter says it will not ban InfoWars or its founder Alex Jones because their accounts do not ...

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staffJuly 31, 2018

Facebook finds plot to mess with mid-terms

Facebook says it has removed 32 accounts and pages believed to have been set up to influence the mid-term US ...

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staffJuly 27, 2018

UK MPs call for Social Media regulation

The UK faces a “democratic crisis” due to the spread of “pernicious views” and the manipulation of personal data, a ...

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staffJuly 27, 2018

Google executive warns of face ID bias

Facial recognition technology does not yet have “the diversity it needs” and has “inherent biases”, a top Google executive has ...

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staffJuly 23, 2018

Whatsapp admin spends five months in jail

A student has spent five months in an Indian jail over a WhatsApp message he says he did not send. ...

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staffJuly 20, 2018

WhatsApp Payments Launch Delayed Pending Gov Approval

India’s government is holding up Facebook’s plans for a nationwide launch of its WhatsApp payments service over concerns about how ...

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staffJuly 19, 2018

Trump on EU’s $5B fine against Google: ‘I told you so!’

U.S President Donald Trump says the European Union’s record $5 billion fine against tech giant Google proves his point that ...

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staffJuly 17, 2018

EU set to fine Google billions over Android

The EU is set to fine U.S. internet giant Google several billion euros this week for freezing out rivals of ...

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staffJune 14, 2018

Apple to close iPhone security loophole used by police

Apple says it is to change the default settings of its iPhone to stop hackers and others unlocking devices without ...