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YouTube says it will block predatory comment sections on videos of minors

YouTube says it will block predatory comment sections on videos of minors

17 hours ago   |   The Verge   |   4 articles

After a Verge story detailed glaring examples of predatory comments on videos of children, YouTube announced today that it will turn off comments entirely on videos where it...
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Lyft receives permission to test self-driving cars in California

Lyft receives permission to test self-driving cars in California

23 hours ago   |   The Verge   |   6 articles

The latest company to receive a permit to test self-driving cars on public roads in California only just revealed that it wanted to build its own automated driving software...
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The latest threat to your online privacy: exfiltration of personal data by website session-replay scripts

1 day ago   |   Privacy Online

Last week, Privacy News Online reported on a worrying trend of increased surveillance in the workplace. This kind of spying includes capturing every keystroke workers make. The...
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Google to stop collecting your phone's location without permission (related: Google was collecting location without permission)

1 day ago   |   Liliputing   |   9 articles

When location services are enabled on an Android smartphone you can use your device for turn-by-turn navigation, track your location history, get local news and weather...
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How to use special permissions: the setuid, setgid and sticky bits

2 days ago   |   Linuxtoday

Linuxconfig: Normally, on a unix-like operating system, the ownership of files and directories is based on the default uid and gid of the user who created them.
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CAPTAIN PHILLIPS Writer Billy Ray Set To Rewrite New TERMINATOR Movie

CAPTAIN PHILLIPS Writer Billy Ray Set To Rewrite New TERMINATOR Movie

3 days ago   |   GeekTyrant

The new Terminator m ovie already has Deadpool d irector Tim Miller attached, with original director James Cameron producing. Now The Wrap reports that Captain Phillips and The...
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LastPass Transitioning From Accessibility API To Autofill

5 days ago   |   Android Headlines

Password manager app Lastpass and a few other apps like it will be transitioning from Android's Accessibility API to the new Autofill API available in Android 8.0 , with some...
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Google Assistant will troubleshoot your Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL running Android 8.1 developer preview?

Google Assistant will troubleshoot your Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL running Android 8.1 developer preview?

6 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   3 articles

According to a Google Pixel 2 XL owner who is running the Android 8.1 developers preview on the device, Google Assistant will help troubleshoot the handset. This person asked...
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Amazon Key's camera can be disabled by a third party, allowing couriers to reenter your house

Amazon Key's camera can be disabled by a third party, allowing couriers to reenter your house

6 days ago   |   The Verge   |   4 articles

Last month, the world was introduced to Amazon Key , a new service from the online shopping juggernaut that allows couriers to unlock your front door to deliver packages. One...
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New multi-stage malware shows up on Google Play Store

New multi-stage malware shows up on Google Play Store

7 days ago   |   AndroidPhoneFans   |   3 articles

Security researchers at ESET have released a report concerning a new type of malware found on the Google Play Store that appears to use a sophisticated means of flying under...
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Best Black Friday UK tablet deals: Apple, Amazon Fire, Huawei, Lenovo and...

Best Black Friday UK tablet deals: Apple, Amazon Fire, Huawei, Lenovo and Acer tablet bargains

With Christmas coming up fast, sales season is picking up the pace, especially as Black Friday is upon us.There's no better time to snaffle a quality Christmas present for a... Read more ...

Today only: Amazon has a huge Black Friday sale on SanDisk memory products

Today only: Amazon has a huge Black Friday sale on SanDisk memory products

Yup, this is the one you've been waiting for boys and girls. SanDisk storage devices and memories cards are always among the hottest product lines during the Black Friday... Read more ...

The best Black Friday 2017 games deals on Nintendo, PS4, Xbox, and PC

The best Black Friday 2017 games deals on Nintendo, PS4, Xbox, and PC

It's been more than a year since Sony released its PlayStation 4 Pro , and just one month after the release of Microsoft's similar Xbox One X. If you've been sitting on the... Read more ...

Sponsored Deal: PureVPN Black Friday Sale $49.99 For 2-Year VPN Protection

Sponsored Deal: PureVPN Black Friday Sale $49.99 For 2-Year VPN Protection

A reliable VPN is not only something that is worth having, but nowadays is something you should have. At the basic level VPNs provide access to geoblocked content but more... Read more ...

Best graphics cards 2017 for 1080p, 1440p and 4K gaming

Best graphics cards 2017 for 1080p, 1440p and 4K gaming

There are almost too many top graphics cards to choose from, which is why this here article is all about identifying the single best GPU you can get for playing games at 1080p... Read more ...

Microsoft reveals its Xbox One Black Friday deals

Microsoft reveals its Xbox One Black Friday deals

After teasing its Black Friday deals earlier this week, Microsoft today announced specific Black Friday deals related to its Xbox brand. Leading the tech giant's Black Friday... Read more ...

This limited edition PS4 Pro comes with Destiny 2 and is now on sale for $350

This limited edition PS4 Pro comes with Destiny 2 and is now on sale for $350

We didn't expect a lot of PS4 Pro deals this year, so this is a nice surprise! Amazon is selling the PlayStation 4 Pro 1TB Limited Edition Console - Destiny 2 Bundle for only... Read more ...

Le duo Nokia 5 et enceinte JBL Clip 2 à seulement 169 euros

Le duo Nokia 5 et enceinte JBL Clip 2 à seulement 169 euros

Les mobinautes nomades pourraient bien être intéressés par ce pack à petit prix regroupant un smartphone Android correct et une enceinte portable reconnue. Read more ...

Oculus Rift price just hit rock-bottom for Black Friday

Oculus Rift price just hit rock-bottom for Black Friday

Oculus Rift began its life as a pretty expensive, niche product. At $599, it was a product for the unabashed bleeding-edge tech lovers out there. Over time, the Oculus Rift has... Read more ...

Everything from VPNs to stunt drones, here's TNW Deals Black Friday preview sale

Everything from VPNs to stunt drones, here's TNW Deals Black Friday preview sale

Black Friday hasn't officially arrived, but it's definitely making its presence known. A ton of tech sales have already begun, which could mean quantities will be low by the... Read more ...