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Facebook to use surveys to boost trustworthy news

 Facebook to use surveys to boost trustworthy news

Facebook has announced it will prioritise news sources deemed to be more trustworthy on its News Feed. MORE...

(0)Comments | January 20, 2018  11:38 am

Uber to introduce limit on drivers hours

Uber to introduce limit on drivers hours

Uber is introducing a new policy on drivers hours across the UK next week, which it says will help to increase safety for drivers and passengers. MORE...

(0)Comments | January 17, 2018  10:54 am

The first Lightning-based wireless Qi charger is here

The first Lightning-based wireless Qi charger is here

LXORY isnt exactly a major company in the wireless charging business, but theyve managed to become the first to release a wireless charger with an input for Apples Lightning cables, via 9to5Mac. MORE...

(0)Comments | January 15, 2018  1:14 pm

Facebook plans major changes to news feed

Facebook plans major changes to news feed

Facebook is to change how its news feed works, making posts from businesses, brands and media less prominent. MORE...

(0)Comments | January 14, 2018  11:57 am

Amazon Alexa v Google Assistant fight gets fierce

Amazon Alexa v Google Assistant fight gets fierce

If victory belongs to whoevers virtual assistant can interact with the most unlikely range of household appliances, then Amazon has already won. MORE...

(0)Comments | January 10, 2018  11:54 am

Apple admits that all Mac and iOS devices are affected by chip flaws

Apple admits that all Mac and iOS devices are affected by chip flaws

Apple users havent been spared in the great computer chip debacle. The U.S. tech giant has confirmed that all its iPhones, iPads and Mac computers are affected by two recently disclosed processor flaws called Spectre and Meltdown. MORE...

(0)Comments | January 8, 2018  9:51 am

Could Snaps new rebuild break the company?

Could Snaps new rebuild break the company?

This fall, employees on Snaps product team received a surprising message from CEO Evan Spiegel: stop what youre working on, they were told. Plans have changed. MORE...

(0)Comments | January 6, 2018  12:43 pm

Why Twitter wont block Trump despite his nuclear threats

Why Twitter wont block Trump despite his nuclear threats

Twitter is facing renewed calls to take action against President Trumps account after he used it to threaten nuclear war. MORE...

(0)Comments | January 4, 2018  11:18 am

An LTE version of Nokias 3310 may be coming

An LTE version of Nokias 3310 may be coming

Back when it launched earlier this year, the Nokia 3310 only worked on 2G networks. Then in September, a new version was released that supported 3G networks, allowing it to work in the US on AT&T and T-Mobile. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 31, 2017  12:04 pm

Apple apologises for slowing older iPhones down

Apple apologises for slowing older iPhones down

Apple has apologised after facing criticism for admitting it deliberately slows down some ageing iPhone models. The company now says it will replace batteries for less and will issue software in 2018 so customers can monitor their phones battery health. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 29, 2017  11:58 am

Obama warns against irresponsible social media use

Obama warns against irresponsible social media use

Former US President Barack Obama has warned against the irresponsible use of social media, in a rare interview since stepping down in January. He warned that such actions were distorting peoples understanding of complex issues, and spreading misinformation. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 27, 2017  4:20 pm

iPhone X users cant use Face ID to approve family purchases

iPhone X users cant use Face ID to approve family purchases

iPhone X owners have discovered that they cant use Face ID to approve family purchases, pointing out on Apples forums that they cant figure out how to activate the facial recognition feature to requests, and have to enter their password manually. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 26, 2017  1:19 pm

Apple faces lawsuits over slowed iPhones

Apple faces lawsuits over slowed iPhones

Two class action lawsuits have been launched against Apple in the US following the tech giants admission that it slows down older models of the iPhone as they age. Apple has said that it did this to prolong the life of the devices and maximise diminishing battery power. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 23, 2017  10:46 am

The hacks that left us exposed in 2017

The hacks that left us exposed in 2017

Bombshell hacks were revealed one after another in 2017, from an Equifax breach that compromised almost half the country to global ransom campaigns that cost companies millions of dollars. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 22, 2017  11:09 am

Facebook to demote posts fishing for Likes

Facebook to demote posts fishing for Likes

On Monday (18), the social network said it would start demoting posts that exploit its algorithm, which prioritizes updates with high engagement. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 19, 2017  4:19 pm

US regulators rollback net neutrality rules

US regulators rollback net neutrality rules

US regulators today voted to rollback net neutrality rules that require internet providers to treat all traffic equally. MORE..

(0)Comments | December 18, 2017  4:11 pm

Trumps FCC votes to repeal net neutrality

Trumps FCC votes to repeal net neutrality

The Republican-led Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to approve a controversial plan to repeal Obama-era net neutrality protections. The repeal passed 3-2, along a party-line vote. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 15, 2017  11:10 am

Google is opening a new AI research centre in Beijing

Google is opening a new AI research centre in Beijing

Alphabet Incs Google said on Wednesday it is opening an artificial intelligence (AI) research center in China to target the countrys local talent, even as the US search firms products remain blocked in the country. MORE..

(0)Comments | December 13, 2017  3:07 pm

Secret message apps on the rise at work

Secret message apps on the rise at work

The texts are long gone. That is becoming a more common reality in workplaces. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 12, 2017  12:59 pm

Apple to buy Shazam for $400m

 Apple to buy Shazam for $400m

Apple is close to buying the music recognition app Shazam for about $400m (300m), media reports say. Shazam, a UK company founded in 1999, allows people to use their smartphone or computer to identify and buy music through a snippet of sound. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 11, 2017  10:30 am

Inside Elsagate: the conspiracy-ridden war on creepy Youtube kids videos

Inside Elsagate: the conspiracy-ridden war on creepy Youtube kids videos

PiIn June, a moderator from a little known subreddit who goes by TheLocalGamer decided to sound the alarm on something strange he was seeing across YouTube. The title of the post was simple: I think its time more people knew about Elsagate. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 9, 2017  6:09 pm

DanTDM named richest YouTuber of 2017

DanTDM named richest YouTuber of 2017

DanTDM has been named the highest-earning YouTuber of 2017 - making 12.3m this year, according to Forbes magazine. The 26-year-old, from Aldershot, started off making videos of himself playing Minecraft and Pokemon. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 8, 2017  4:03 pm

Nissan to trial robo-taxis in Japan

Nissan to trial robo-taxis in Japan

Carmaker Nissan plans to test self-driving taxis on Japanese roads from March next year. The company is partnering with Japanese software company DeNA, which operates online services for the gaming, healthcare and automotive industries. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 6, 2017  9:16 am

Facebook Messenger down again

Facebook Messenger down again

Facebook Messenger is down again for the second time in a week. MORE..

(0)Comments | December 5, 2017  6:16 pm

Elon Musk will send his Tesla Roadster to Mars on a giant rocket

Elon Musk will send his Tesla Roadster to Mars on a giant rocket

Elon Musk says the first test launch of SpaceXs massive new rocket will happen next month. Its destination? Mars. Its cargo? A Tesla Roadster with David Bowie on the stereo. MORE...

(0)Comments | December 3, 2017  2:50 pm
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