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Microsoft Edge is now optimized for iPads and Android tablets

Microsoft Edge is now optimized for iPads and Android tablets

Earlier this month, Microsoft added beta support for its Edge browser on iPad . Are you a Microsoft Edge convert? The fact that the browser is also coming to Android tablets today is a ha...

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Cambridge Analytica claims audit will confirm it deleted Facebook data

Cambridge Analytica claims audit will confirm it deleted Facebook data

Uncheck all the boxes should you feel inclined though, fair warning, Facebook says that keeping them checked will make your friends' "experience better and more social". Currently, Facebook apps are o...

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Uber's autonomous technology is a

Uber's autonomous technology is a "catastrophic failure", warn experts

The woman, 49-year-old Elaine Herzberg, died at the hospital from her injuries. It showed Ms Herzberg walking with her bicycle, away from a pedestrian crossing. In the video, the Uber vehicle does n...

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Crooks sneak malware onto Android QR-reader apps

Crooks sneak malware onto Android QR-reader apps

After a few hours, though, the adware component of the app would go live, presenting the user with advertisements. Nonetheless, despite Google's failure to spot the malicious nature of these apps,...

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FTC confirms investigation into Facebook

FTC confirms investigation into Facebook

Britain has opened an investigation of Cambridge Analytica and seized data from its London headquarters. It seeks $50,000 fines for each violation of the law. Facebook also said it will further rest...

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The Acer Chromebook Tab 10 Is the First Official Chrome OS Tablet

The Acer Chromebook Tab 10 Is the First Official Chrome OS Tablet

Google announced today what many have suspected since the Pixelbook release: It will now rely on Chrome OS , and not Android , for its tablets efforts. The Wacom EMR stylus can be embedded in the...

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Was Snapchats apology to Rihanna out of regret?: Letter to the Editor

Was Snapchats apology to Rihanna out of regret?: Letter to the Editor

Teigen , whose considerable profile has largely been cultivated through her online presence, issued a tweet over the weekend damning Snapchat as " no bueno ". Following both Rihanna's and Jenner...

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Apple May Release A Foldable iPhone In 2020

Apple May Release A Foldable iPhone In 2020

This news comes at a time when Google's Chromebook and Microsoft's Surface devices have started making in-roads in schools and colleges, which, in the United States market, is a very big deal. Y...

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Cheaper 9.7-inch iPad With Apple Pencil Support Rumored

Cheaper 9.7-inch iPad With Apple Pencil Support Rumored

Apple hasn't massively upgraded the MacBook Air in eight years, and the model it now sells costs $999. Kawoosa said that Apple will achieve the 10 million number this year irrespective of its "...

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Saudi air force intercepts missile over Riyadh

Saudi air force intercepts missile over Riyadh

Witnesses had reported loud explosions and bright flashes in the sky, but there were no immediate reports on any casualties. Saudi forces intercepted a missile over the capital Riyadh late Sunday,...

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Facebook Takes Out Newspaper Ads To Apologize For Cambridge Analytica Scandal

Facebook Takes Out Newspaper Ads To Apologize For Cambridge Analytica Scandal

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg apologized for the entire episode previously and he has done that again today with full-page newspaper ads in some of the country's leading publications. A watchdog told ...

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These grandmothers in Texas have had enough of gun violence

These grandmothers in Texas have had enough of gun violence

To keep the focus on young people, organizers are asking allies older than college age not to join the march itself but rather to join the rally at the state Capitol. About 200 protesters in Vancouver...

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Tencent shares set to open down 7.8 pct after Naspers' selldown

Tencent shares set to open down 7.8 pct after Naspers' selldown

The stocks were set to open at HK$405, the lowest opening price since February 9. Investors also sold off Chinese stocks as a trade dispute with the United States escalated. Chief executive officer Ma...

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Michigan Basketball wins ugly against Florida, but is headed to Final Four

Michigan Basketball wins ugly against Florida, but is headed to Final Four

WHAT'S NEXT: Michigan will face Loyola-Chicago on Saturday in an NCAA Tournament Final Four semifinal game in San Antonio. Florida State is in the Elite Eight for just the third time in school h...

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Top UK diplomat likens Russian World Cup to Hitler's 1936 Olympics

Top UK diplomat likens Russian World Cup to Hitler's 1936 Olympics

Giving evidence to the Commons Foreign Affairs Committee today, he was challenged by Labour MP Ian Austin as to whether he thought Vladimir Putin meant to use the World Cup "in the way Hitler used t...

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Fortnite overtakes PUBG in revenue

Fortnite overtakes PUBG in revenue

Now, as you keep defeating bots in the game, it trades off those bots with real actual players letting you really put your skills to the test. 8-person teams will only be available in third-person p...

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Blackberry Working With Jaguar In Software Development For Land Rovers

Blackberry Working With Jaguar In Software Development For Land Rovers

The mobile software company will also license its QNX and Certicom technologies to Jaguar Land Rover, and send a team of its engineers to support the development of new Electronic Control Unit modul...

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YouTube is upping its music ads to 'frustrate' non-subscribers

YouTube is upping its music ads to 'frustrate' non-subscribers

If it was related to YouTube's new firearm content policies , Spike Tactical's suspension would seem to contradict statements YouTube reportedly gave to TubeFilter on Monday. YouTube has "long...

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One policeman killed in blast near security convoy in Egypt's Alexandria

One policeman killed in blast near security convoy in Egypt's Alexandria

The ministry said the bombing had targeted the convoy of Alexandria's security chief, General Mostafa al-Nemr. Health ministry spokesman Khaled Megahed said the casualties were taken to a military h...

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President Trump Signs Budget

He also said, "For the last eight years deep defense cuts have undermined our national security.My highest duty is to keep America safe, nothing more important". The budget appropriates funding for ...

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Purdue's Run Ends in Sweet 16

Purdue's Run Ends in Sweet 16

The Red Raiders (27-9) will play No. 1 seed Villanova on Sunday in the East regional final for a spot in the Final Four. Edwards would score just 4 points the rest of the way and the 40% three-point s...

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Students At Parkland School Will Only Be Allowed To Carry Clear Backpacks

Students At Parkland School Will Only Be Allowed To Carry Clear Backpacks

They are planning a march on Washington to call for gun control and for politicians to cut ties with the National Rifle Association . Cruz also gave police a fake Parkland arrest and admitted...

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Google Assistant can now instantly send and request money for free

Google Assistant can now instantly send and request money for free

Available exclusively in the USA for now, the service works with Google's existing peer-to-peer payments system, Google Pay , which recently merged with the older Android Pay . You can also change...

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Major Siri bug exposes all your hidden Signal messages on iPhone

Major Siri bug exposes all your hidden Signal messages on iPhone

As we highlighted yesterday, a newly discovered Siri bug allows anyone to access hidden notifications on a device's lockscreen simply by asking Siri to read them aloud. Choose the app that you don...

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Samsung Galaxy S10: What we'd like to see

Samsung Galaxy S10: What we'd like to see

The first information about the Galaxy Note 9 is pretty crucial as it deals with the much rumoured under-the-screen fingerprint reader inside the phone. It wasn't just a concept device, but the co...

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Armed robbery suspect sought by police

Armed robbery suspect sought by police

State St., and that a clerk was shot twice in the lower body during a struggle. The employee immediately called police and officers arrived on scene a short time later. Then, in the wee hours of Mar...

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Sea of Thieves Upcoming Death Cost Feature Won't Charge PvP Deaths

Sea of Thieves Upcoming Death Cost Feature Won't Charge PvP Deaths

Along with sundry upcoming changes to Sea of Thieves , the developer believes that a surcharge on top of death shall steer players away from unnecessary engagements. A bunch of us will be playing o...

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Zuckerberg apologises for Cambridge Analytica breach

Zuckerberg apologises for Cambridge Analytica breach

The company will also expand Facebook's bug bounty program and reward people who find bugs. Some 90 hours later, after a political firestorm involving a request to testify before MPs and the susp...

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Apple Confirms Siri Bug That Exposes Notifications Will Be Fixed

Apple Confirms Siri Bug That Exposes Notifications Will Be Fixed

Simply by asking Siri to "read my notifications " the voice assistant will read out content from a wide range of apps, such as WhatsApp, Gmail, Facebook Messenger , Slack, and others. Unselect thi...

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Ransomware attack throws Atlanta services into disarray

Ransomware attack throws Atlanta services into disarray

The city officials did not say whether a decision has been made on whether or not they will be paying the requested ransom. The FBI and Department of Homeland Security are in the city trying to track ...

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