Twitter Plans New Rules to Curb Violence, Abuse

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After Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey announced plans to act more aggressively on violence and sexual abuse, the micro-blogging website has now detailed new rules it will implement soon. In an internal email which was obtained by Wired.com, Twitter’s head of safety policy has emailed members of its Trust and Safety Council on new rules to Read More

Patently Tough: Long Road Ahead For Qualcomm in China Case Against Apple

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Qualcomm wants to hit Apple where it hurts most: iPhone sales in China – one of its biggest global markets where most of its flagship smartphones are made. The U.S. chipmaker’s legal gambit to ban sales and manufacturing of iPhones could cripple global supply of Apple’s most important product, legal experts say, but many believe Read More

Google Launches Advanced Gmail Security Features For High-Risk Users

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Alphabet’s Google said on Tuesday that it would roll out an advanced protection program in order to provide stronger security for some users such as government officials and journalists who are at a higher risk of being targeted by hackers. The internet giant said that users of the program would have their account security continuously Read More

Apple Music, App Store Unveil Diwali Special Offers And Features

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Apple has unveiled a ”Diwali Room” section on Apple Music, featuring first releases, new artist spotlight and specially curated Diwali playlists. The Diwali special initiative by Apple will also feature a collection of festive albums for Apple Music users, in addition to a Diwali special single by the trio of Shankar, Siddharth and Shivam Mahadevan Read More

Moto X4 With Dual Voice Assistant Support, Dual Camera to Launch on Nov 13

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Moto X4 launch event had earlier been postponed by Motorola from its original launch date of October 3. As per a recent tweet, the company is now set to unveil the smartphone in India on November 13. Following its global debut at IFA 2017, the latest addition to the Moto X series boasted of both Read More

Boffins suggest UK needs an ‘AI council’ but regulation is for squares

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Industry-focused review instead recommends ‘data trusts’ to establish framework for the tech The suggestion was made by computer scientist Wendy Hall and BenevolentTech CEO Jérôme Pesenti in a review commissioned by the government in a bid to boost the AI industry in the UK. The resulting report is strongly geared towards how government can incentivise Read More

Atlassian means business

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During last week’s Atlassian Summit, the company rolled out a brand new logo and look. One audience member expressed their disapproval on Twitter: “Jeez! It’s about the @Atlassian logo again. Who cares? So self absorbed.” In this case, however, I don’t think it was a mere branding exercise. Atlassian used the rollout of its new Read More

Xperia XZ1: Sony spies with its MotionEye something beginning…

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with … oh, another very good iPhone, Pixel, S8 undercutter The “Omnibalance” design is now reaching the end of its life – that’s official – and hasn’t changed in ages. Sony calls it “timeless”, which means “around for a very long time”. But then, why should it change? The Sony hallmarks of strong battery life Read More

Storms blow away 2017 Solar Challenge field

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Nuon Solar wins third race straight, out of 12 finishers Winning team Nuon Solar from the Netherlands managed an average speed of 81.2 km/h to win the 3,000 km-plus run; in 2015, the same team won the long-distance solar sprint with an average speed of 91.75 km/h. It was Nuon Solar’s third win in a Read More

Assange thanks USA for forcing him to invest in booming Bitcoin

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Banking blockade has actually enriched WikiLeaks The blockade first appeared in 2010, after the United States expressed its ire at WikiLeaks’ publication of diplomatic cables. Not long afterwards, Mastercard and Visa stopped processing donations sent to the site. WikiLeaks sued and won against Visa, but the blockade persisted. The organisation therefore sought alternative funding including Read More