Facebook kicks out Canadian political consulting firm entangled in Cambridge Analytica scandal

British Columbia's Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner said a year ago it is investigating AggregateIQ's connection to Vote Leave and announced a joint investigation with Canada's federal privacy commissioner into both AggregateIQ an... More..

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Facebook Announces Two New Policies to Fight Election Meddling
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Facebook Announces Two New Policies to Fight Election Meddling

Facebook is working to strengthen its system ahead of this year's USA midterm elections and other elections around the world. In Canada, Facebook has been testing a new feature called view ads that lets you...More..

Brazil's Lula fights prison order, won't turn himself in
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Brazil's Lula fights prison order, won't turn himself in

A Brazilian newspaper is reporting that an airplane and helicopter are ready to transport former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to prison in the city of Curitiba. Earlier this week, Lula's defense tried ...More..

Up to 2.7 million Europeans affected by Facebook data scandal, says EU
by | Saturday, April 07, 2018

Up to 2.7 million Europeans affected by Facebook data scandal, says EU

According to Ali Breland from The Hill , following the disclosure that Cambridge Analytica improperly took user data and then failed to delete said data as they told Facebook they would, Facebook has bee...More..

Samsung Electronics Reports Record High Operating Profit in Q1
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Samsung Electronics Reports Record High Operating Profit in Q1

The firm expects operating profits of 15.6 trillion won (around $14.6 billion), marking a 57.6 percent increase from the same period past year. Samsung's announced operating profit was 1 trillion won more t...More..

Chevy Spark gets a facelift
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Chevy Spark gets a facelift

Inside, Malibu RS features a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shifter, black cloth seats and a standard 8-inch diagonal color touchscreen running the Chevrolet Infotainment 3 system. The other change is a...More..

Microsoft Boosts Office 365 Ransomware Protection
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Microsoft Boosts Office 365 Ransomware Protection

Outlook .com already implements encryption at rest and in transit. Among the new features, users will also be able to set and require a password to access shared files on OneDrive , for an added layer of ...More..

Motorola may launch the Moto G6 series in Brazil on April 19
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Motorola may launch the Moto G6 series in Brazil on April 19

Even before the new G6 smartphones are announced, we have seen a slew of leaks and rumours surrounding the three phones. The Moto G6 Plus is expected to feature a larger 5.93-inch Full HD+ display, Qualcomm S...More..

by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Google Pixel 3 May Boast Improved Networking Capabilities

As it is yet early in the year, the rumors about the third Pixel device are a bit thin. With that precedent set, all the Android users must be excited for whatever Google is cooking up with its third Pixel de...More..

Samsung Galaxy S9 Mini Could Be On The Way
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Samsung Galaxy S9 Mini Could Be On The Way

The association with a mini Galaxy S9 model comes from part leak, part guesswork, and perhaps part wishful thinking. The custom designed Dynamic Spread Vapor Chamber is an intelligently made airflow, which ...More..

Tim Tebow makes a splash in 1st Double-A game
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Tim Tebow makes a splash in 1st Double-A game

His overall numbers weren't terribly impressive, as he hit.220/.311/.336 with Columbia in 244 plate appearances, and.231/.307/.356 in 242 PA with High-A St. First pitch and it's GONE! He gave up six runs on thr...More..

New Zealand claim first medal at Games
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

New Zealand claim first medal at Games

The next challenge for the athlete is to turn the bronze into a silver or gold medal when the Commonwealth Games officially begin today. The 21-year-old had to chase down James Guy and also Jack McLoughlin to...More..

Whatsapp Introduces Locked Recording Feature to its Android Beta Version
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Whatsapp Introduces Locked Recording Feature to its Android Beta Version

The feature is being tested in WhatsApp Beta 2.18.97 - which is available on the Google Play Store. While previous WhatsApp updates have done such borderline miraculous stuff as allowing you to send money t...More..

The new Mac Pro is coming in 2019
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

The new Mac Pro is coming in 2019

This means that, at least for the next year, the all-in-one $5,000 iMac Pro with a 5K display is the only Apple computer for true "professional" users. As part of Apple's effort to better understand what pro ...More..

OnePlus Might Launch Bullet Wireless Earphones Alongside OnePlus 6
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

OnePlus Might Launch Bullet Wireless Earphones Alongside OnePlus 6

NEW DELHI:OnePlus will soon launch its much-teased flagship smartphone OnePlus 6 . As for the OnePlus 6, the handset is rumoured to be launched sometime around the release of the Avengers: Infinity War movie...More..

Hands-free Alexa coming to Amazon Fire tablets
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Hands-free Alexa coming to Amazon Fire tablets

As of right now, to use Alexa on the Fire 7 or Fire HD 8 , you have to pick up the tablet and hold the Home button until you see a blue line. A Routine could be " Alexa, bedtime " which might turn off the do...More..

Jeff Kaplan Reveals Overwatch Archives
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Jeff Kaplan Reveals Overwatch Archives "Retribution" Details and New PVP Map

The event kicks off April 10 and will go on until April 30. Naturally, there's going to be shed loads of new costumes, emotes, sprays and more, as well as those returning from last year's Uprising event. In...More..

by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

'Still the best person to lead Facebook', admits Zuckerberg amid data scandal

San Francisco: Facebook believes the data of up to 87 million people was improperly shared with the political consultancy Cambridge Analytica - many more than previously disclosed. That was being use...More..

by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Google Nexus and Pixel Devices Receive Security Updates for April Month

According to the report , a midrange Pixel smartphone, specifically for Indian users, may be launched in July-August this year. The brand's already confirmed the arrival of the Home and Home Mini for April...More..

Two CRPF men mowed down by force vehicle amid stone pelting
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Two CRPF men mowed down by force vehicle amid stone pelting

The accident occurred when the vehicle in which the three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers and a policeman passed through Hillar village of Kokernag area, a police officer said. The injured policema...More..

Tinder Letting Some Users Add Looping Video to Their Profile
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Tinder Letting Some Users Add Looping Video to Their Profile

The company says it made a decision to test videos because it believes videos can show more of users' personalities, and that can increase people's chances of getting right-swiped (liked, that is). "Whether it'...More..

Facebook says data of 620000 Canadians improperly shared with consulting firm
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

Facebook says data of 620000 Canadians improperly shared with consulting firm

Facebook said that it believes as many as 87 million people had their information improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica . Similar language has appeared in other Facebook documents, but was not spelled ou...More..

'Fortnite' Vending Machine Locations - How to Find a Vending Machine
by | Thursday, April 05, 2018

'Fortnite' Vending Machine Locations - How to Find a Vending Machine

Fortnite developers have faced a few issues this morning after their latest update for the game saw players needing to download a 10GB patch . Please note, the vending machines in Fortnite Battle Royale ...More..

Will focus on expanding Nokia portfolio, retail presence: HMD
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Will focus on expanding Nokia portfolio, retail presence: HMD

Being part of the Android One program, the Nokia devices have the advantage of receiving timely updates in terms of the interface as well as security. HMD Global has also engineered a renaissance for the Nok...More..

by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Apple's working on curved iPhones with touchless gestures

While it won't be the primary way for users to interact with their devices, finger and hand gestures could add another layer of convenience to iPhone controls. Also in the works alongside the new displays is ...More..

by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Galaxy S9 "mini" with mid-range specs spotted on Geekbench site

The Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo aka Galaxy J7 (2018) was spotted on Geekbench , where it scored nearly 1199 points in the single-core test and 3803 points in the multi-core test. Although it's been a while sin...More..

Spider-Man PS4 release date COUNTDOWN
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Spider-Man PS4 release date COUNTDOWN

Additionally, it's been revealed that Insomniac's Spider-Man will be flush with new Spidey-suits that will be crafted by a "suit mechanic", which is essentially a way of saying that the game will allow you to u...More..

Facebook Messenger adds support for 360 photos, HD video
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Facebook Messenger adds support for 360 photos, HD video

Facebook's Messenger app now claims more than 1.3 billion monthly users , though it was recently passed by the company's other messaging service, WhatsApp, which now claims around 1.5 billion monthly users ....More..

by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Apple snags Google's top AI executive

Prior to his 10 years at Google, Giannandrea was the chief technology officer at a startup called Metaweb, which was acquired by Google. John Giannandrea has been awarded the title of "leader of machine learn...More..

Rahul Gandhi to meet Lingayat seer in Tumkur today
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Rahul Gandhi to meet Lingayat seer in Tumkur today

On Tuesday, Gandhi had claimed that his party would retain power in Karnataka by securing a majority in the May 12 Assembly elections. "But after all the hard work the students put in, the Modi government annou...More..