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India wants social media platforms to remove content it deems ‘unlawful'

India wants social media platforms to remove content it deems ‘unlawful'

8 hours ago   |   The Verge   |   2 articles

The Indian government has proposed new rules aiming to stop the spread of fake news and misinformation in the country on social media - and local civil liberties groups aren't...
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EU copyright laws face uncertain fate after 11 countries reject proposal

1 day ago   |   Engadget

Internet giants like Google might breathe a little easier in Europe... at least, for now. The EU has called off January 21st negotiations for a final vote on the controversial...
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Huawei and ZTE might be in some serious trouble this year

1 day ago   |   AndroidPhoneFans

2018 was a bad year for both Huawei and ZTE and it would be difficult for either company to put a positive spin on things. Unfortunately for either company, 2019 is about to...
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Google Search Results Will Look Naked Under New EU Copyright Laws

Google Search Results Will Look Naked Under New EU Copyright Laws

2 days ago   |   Android Headlines

Those who find their news through Google may be in for a shock when the new EU copyright laws concerning news article snippets comes into effect, in the form of barren search...
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Eat food and watch Netflix simultaneously with this fork and spoon-equipped smartphone case

Eat food and watch Netflix simultaneously with this fork and spoon-equipped smartphone case

2 days ago   |   MobileSyrup

Have you ever looked at your smartphone and thought, “man, I really wish my phone case had a removable fork and spoon built into it?” No? Me neither. As we've seen in the past...
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Apple, YouTube and Netflix accused of breaking EU privacy laws

Apple, YouTube and Netflix accused of breaking EU privacy laws

2 days ago   |   Telegraph


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Hawaii Officials Investigate Video of Man Standing on Whale Carcass

Hawaii Officials Investigate Video of Man Standing on Whale Carcass

2 days ago   |   Geek

Hawaii state and federal law enforcement authorities are investigating a video of a man seen standing on top of the carcass of a whale off the south shore of O'ahu. The...
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Spotify hopes its new Car View on Android won't distract you while driving

Spotify hopes its new Car View on Android won't distract you while driving

2 days ago   |   Pocket-lint

Spotify has a new feature that aims to make listening to music safer while driving. Using your phone while driving is a well-known problem, with many reported car accidents...
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Government can't force people to unlock phones using facial recognition, fingerprints: Federal judge

2 days ago   |   Phys.org   |   2 articles

A federal judge in Oakland ruled that law enforcement agencies cannot force people to use biometric features such as facial-recognition to unlock their phones and other devices...
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ShapeShift forced to ‘help' police with 60 cryptocurrency inquiries last year

ShapeShift forced to ‘help' police with 60 cryptocurrency inquiries last year

2 days ago   |   The Next Web

Prominent cryptocurrency exchange service ShapeShift has disclosed the number of times it been forced to give up information about its users to international authorities. In a...
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Overkill's The Walking Dead Console Release Delayed Indefinitely

Overkill's The Walking Dead Console Release Delayed Indefinitely

Starbreeze Studios recently came to the hard decision to pull the planned release of Overkill's The Walking Dead on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in February Read more ...

Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL back down to Black Friday prices

Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL back down to Black Friday prices

We love the Google Pixel 3 XL. It's the best Android phone on the market, and the smaller Google Pixel 3 is the compact runner-up, and right now, you can grab either one $150... Read more ...

Which MacBook has the best battery life?

Which MacBook has the best battery life?

Battery life is one of the most important factors in buying any laptop, especially MacBooks. Their battery life is typically average, but there are some standouts. Knowing... Read more ...

Jump Force Ad Seemingly Reveals Jotaro Kujo, Dragon Quest Anime Hero As...

Jump Force Ad Seemingly Reveals Jotaro Kujo, Dragon Quest Anime Hero As Playable Characters

People are seemingly being served Jump Force ads across Instagram and Facebook showing two unannounced characters: Jotaro Kujo from Jojo's Bizarre Adventure and Dai, the... Read more ...

Samsung has more notch-bearing smartphones on the way

Samsung has more notch-bearing smartphones on the way

The upcoming Samsung Galaxy M20 Despite avoiding the notch throughout both 2017 and 2018, later this month Samsung will fully embrace the controversial design feature with the... Read more ...

Best all-in-one printer 2019: the top picks for print, scan and copy

Best all-in-one printer 2019: the top picks for print, scan and copy

If you're looking for the best all-in-one printer money can buy in 2019, then you've come to the right place. In this list, we have gathered together the very best all-in-one... Read more ...

Facebook launches petition feature, its next battlefield

Facebook launches petition feature, its next battlefield

Gather a mob and Facebook will now let you make political demands. Tomorrow Facebook will encounter a slew of fresh complexities with the launch of Community Actions, its News... Read more ...

In-display fingerprint scanner is coming to at least one Samsung Galaxy S10...

In-display fingerprint scanner is coming to at least one Samsung Galaxy S10 model

Back in 2017, there was talk that Samsung would include an in-display fingerprint scanner on the Galaxy Note 9. This never happened, reportedly because the technology wasn't... Read more ...

Google Maps will now help drivers stay within speed limits, avoid speed traps

Google Maps will now help drivers stay within speed limits, avoid speed traps

Google Maps will now start showing speed limits and speed camera locations, so that drivers will not be flagged for speeding tickets. The new features arrive to the app years... Read more ...

Save more than $50 on the iRobot Roomba 690 robot vacuum

Save more than $50 on the iRobot Roomba 690 robot vacuum

Self-charging and works with Alexa. The iRobot Roomba 690 self-charging robot vacuum cleaner is down to just $247.99 on Amazon. It normally sells for around $300. This price... Read more ...