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Google may have been slammed by Europe for using Android to dominate with its search engine, but this is not the only complaint that has been leveled at the company. Privacy-focused search rival DuckDuckGo ...
Saturday, 21 July 2018
Sometimes, a government agency will post a PDF that doesn't contain searchable text. Most often, it's a scan of a printout. Why? Don't the NSA, the Department of Justice, etc., know how to convert Word ...
Saturday, 21 July 2018
REVIEW – Once again I got the opportunity to further my search to find the earbuds that are perfect for me. So far, I have come across 2 that are close to perfect but I always wonder if there is something ...
Friday, 20 July 2018
Grafana is a free and open source enterprise-level monitoring and data visualization tool with support for Graphite, InfluxDB, Prometheus, Elasticsearch and many more databases. Read all  ...
Friday, 20 July 2018
Cortisol is key to tracking stress, but it's tough to measure in an instant; Stanford researchers say they've figured out how Read all  ...
Friday, 20 July 2018
Qwant achieves its privacy goal by not storing any cookies, nor your search history. Qwant achieves its privacy goal by not storing any cookies, nor your search history. Read all  ...
Friday, 20 July 2018
British Airways was outed by security researcher Mustafa Al-Bassam for telling passengers they couldn't help with delays and other problems unless they posted their personal information publicly to Twitter, ...
Friday, 20 July 2018
Faster than human boffins, and hopefully more reliable Machine learning can help robots perform chemistry experiments faster than fleshy boffins, according to research published in Nature.… Read all  ...
Friday, 20 July 2018
Smooth body with a perky top note and a hint of cesium-137 Researchers have found that radiation released by the 2011 Fukushima nuclear kerfuffle has made an imprint on California's wine.… Read all  ...
Thursday, 19 July 2018
... are more than 200 million best-related searches every month. Jean Guillon: How will the .Best strategy be different from other TLDs? Cyril Fremont: There will be two steps in our new .Best strategy:  ...
Thursday, 19 July 2018
Cultural biases in tech aren't just limited to facial recognition -- they crop up in voice assistants as well. The Washington Post has partnered with research groups on studies showing that Amazon ...
Thursday, 19 July 2018
Facebook's Movies section gives users the option of searching for movies and showtimes and then purchasing tickets through Fandango or Atom Tickets. But now, AMC Theatres has partnered with the platform ...
Thursday, 19 July 2018
Researcher: I think you'll find.... Adobe has played down the significance of an admitted vulnerability in its internal systems.… Read all  ...
Thursday, 19 July 2018
... the Canadian Supreme Court ruled that Google had to delist the incriminated website from its search results on a worldwide basis, not only under the google.ca subdomain. If a full de-listing meant applying ...
Thursday, 19 July 2018
The concept of "nothing" is easy to grasp for most humans, but the concept of zero as a number is much harder. Recent research shows that bees can be taught that zero is a number which is less than ...
Thursday, 19 July 2018
Thousands of researchers sign pledge to not develop lethal AI Hundreds of organisations and thousands of techies, including Elon Musk, Demis Hassabis from Google's DeepMind, and the head of the Chocolate ...
Thursday, 19 July 2018
Brass hats seek more control over technology and research Australia’s research and university communities have united against what they see as Department of Defence overreach: the brass-hats want greater ...
Thursday, 19 July 2018
Researchers highlight more goof ups from exposed data depots Security company Kromtech has unearthed two more embarrassing (and potentially dangerous) cases of groups leaving mass data caches unguarded ...
Wednesday, 18 July 2018
Thieves turns to media for help blackmail, er, compensation for their, uh, research Hackers say they will leak patient and employee records stolen from a Canadian healthcare provider unless they are paid ...
Wednesday, 18 July 2018
In May, Facebook began requiring political ads to disclose who paid for them and started collecting all political ads in a searchable archive. Now, researchers are using that information to see how politicians ...
Wednesday, 18 July 2018
App security firm sanctioned in US over ties with Russia Oracle fixed 17 flaws in its products found by ERPScan researchers without acknowledging the application security firm, which was recently and controversially ...
Wednesday, 18 July 2018
The European Commission has fined Google a record €4.34 billion ($5 billion) in an antitrust case that saw the company accused of using Android as a "vehicle to cement its dominance as a search engine". ...
Wednesday, 18 July 2018
... on creating experiences and products for cultivating joy. Learning from the numerous studies and research about Positive Psychology, and specifically that smiling elevates your mood and reduces stress, ...
Wednesday, 18 July 2018
Microsoft has announced the Identity Bounty Program, inviting security researchers to find vulnerabilities in identity services, and offering payouts ranging from $500 to $100,000. Read more... Read ...
Wednesday, 18 July 2018
... researcher Hang Do Thi Duc.… Read all  ...
Wednesday, 18 July 2018