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Facebook plans to thwart election ad fraud with postcards

FACEBOOK PLANS TO THWART ELECTION AD FRAUD WITH POSTCARDS

In an effort to prevent foreign actors from surreptitiously manipulating audiences with ads concerning US elections, Facebook will...

Wikipedia's no-cost version for people without mobile data plans is dead

WIKIPEDIA'S NO-COST VERSION FOR PEOPLE WITHOUT MOBILE DATA PLANS IS DEAD

The Wikimedia Foundation has killed off Wikipedia Zero, an initiative to deliver the online encyclopedia at no charge to mobile users...

 
 
 
How to bring Google's ‘View Image' button back to search results

HOW TO BRING GOOGLE'S ‘VIEW IMAGE' BUTTON BACK TO SEARCH RESULTS

After inking a deal with Getty Images, Google decided last week to remove the ‘View image' button from its search results that would...

Turning big data into sound

TURNING BIG DATA INTO SOUND

A collaboration between two professors - one of music and one of engineering - at Virginia Tech resulted in the creation of a new platform...

 
 
 
Why corporations are starting their own in-house ad agencies

WHY CORPORATIONS ARE STARTING THEIR OWN IN-HOUSE AD AGENCIES

Last fall, the telecommunications company Sprint created an in-house digital ad agency, signaling a major shift in the company's advertising...

Get trained to be your company's Cisco guy

GET TRAINED TO BE YOUR COMPANY'S CISCO GUY

Cisco remains the dominant force in networking solutions worldwide, so any IT pro looking to get up to speed on complex business communications...

 
 
 
What will smart speakers be like in 2023?

WHAT WILL SMART SPEAKERS BE LIKE IN 2023?

The past year has been great for the smart speaker industry. Smart speakers, the voice-activated, home-based devices that allow you...

Blockchain could keep child-mined cobalt out of our phones

BLOCKCHAIN COULD KEEP CHILD-MINED COBALT OUT OF OUR PHONES

Reuters is reporting that there's a pilot of a blockchain solution that is underway to track cobalt from when it is mined in the Democratic...

 
 
 
What Game of Thrones can teach you about developing your organization

WHAT GAME OF THRONES CAN TEACH YOU ABOUT DEVELOPING YOUR ORGANIZATION

My first reaction after having finished watching the seventh season of Game of Thrones was probably the same as yours: We have to wait...

Robots aren't causing unemployment - we are

ROBOTS AREN'T CAUSING UNEMPLOYMENT - WE ARE

Robots stealing jobs - emerging reality or unfounded fear? Before panic descends and we begin imagining scenarios where redundancies...

 
 
 
Why Edward Snowden supports anonymous cryptocurrencies

WHY EDWARD SNOWDEN SUPPORTS ANONYMOUS CRYPTOCURRENCIES

In light of recent events, the importance of financial privacy has become an increasingly unavoidable issue for cryptocurrency users....

Chile's pollution problems has led to green startups

CHILE'S POLLUTION PROBLEMS HAS LED TO GREEN STARTUPS

Santiago de Chile is an understatedly cool city. Sure, it doesn't have the classical buildings of Buenos Aires or the ageless allure...

 
 
 
‘China's gift to Africa': How China spied on the African Union via donated computers

‘CHINA'S GIFT TO AFRICA': HOW CHINA SPIED ON THE AFRICAN UNION VIA DONATED COMPUTERS

For a period of 5 years, China continued to spy on all electronic communications at the African Union's headquarters in Addis Ababa,...

Learn how the best coders do DevOps today - for less than $20

LEARN HOW THE BEST CODERS DO DEVOPS TODAY - FOR LESS THAN $20

You can find out how these in-demand disciplines intersect with the DevOps with Cloud Computing course bundle, available right now...

 
 
 
Why indie ecommerce will keep getting sucked up by the likes of Walmart and IKEA

WHY INDIE ECOMMERCE WILL KEEP GETTING SUCKED UP BY THE LIKES OF WALMART AND IKEA

In the early 1980's, a Danish drummer placed an ad in a California newspaper looking for jam buddies and face-melting thrash metal...

Get inspired: Bowie and Kanye can spark your adaptable mindset

GET INSPIRED: BOWIE AND KANYE CAN SPARK YOUR ADAPTABLE MINDSET

An adaptable mindset helps you expand your horizon, teaches you to see things from multiple perspectives, and can even show you a bit...

 
 
 
Apple employees keep running into walls at its new spaceship campus

APPLE EMPLOYEES KEEP RUNNING INTO WALLS AT ITS NEW SPACESHIP CAMPUS

An architectural marvel, perhaps no building sums up the company it contains better than Apple's “spaceship” campus. The impressive...

This DIY game console is as much fun to build as it is to play

THIS DIY GAME CONSOLE IS AS MUCH FUN TO BUILD AS IT IS TO PLAY

Glued to the couch, controller in hand, the average teen morphs into an extra from The Walking Dead for about six hours each week....

 
 
 
Twitch detoxes chat by splitting it into separate rooms

TWITCH DETOXES CHAT BY SPLITTING IT INTO SEPARATE ROOMS

Twitch this week introduced Rooms, a feature that splits chat into separate sections thus solving the problem of overcrowded chat....

Atari has decentralized gaming for 45 years. Now it's creating altcoins

ATARI HAS DECENTRALIZED GAMING FOR 45 YEARS. NOW IT'S CREATING ALTCOINS

Atari recently announced the development of two new cryptocurrencies, Atari Token and Pong Token. If you're too young to remember the...

 
 
 



Cold temperatures slow down Pixel 2 XL charging despite misleading notification

Cold temperatures slow down Pixel 2 XL charging despite misleading notification

Just the other day, we told you that some Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL owners were complaining that their handsets were overheating after the February security update was installed... Read more ...

Alleged Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 spotted with 10.5-inch display and 8MP front...

Alleged Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 spotted with 10.5-inch display and 8MP front camera

A new Samsung Galaxy device has appeared in a benchmark listing. The handset carries a model number of SM-T835, suggesting it could well be the Galaxy Tab S4 tablet given that... Read more ...

Facebook plans to thwart election ad fraud with postcards

Facebook plans to thwart election ad fraud with postcards

In an effort to prevent foreign actors from surreptitiously manipulating audiences with ads concerning US elections, Facebook will send postcards in the mail to verify... Read more ...

Wikipedia's no-cost version for people without mobile data plans is dead

Wikipedia's no-cost version for people without mobile data plans is dead

The Wikimedia Foundation has killed off Wikipedia Zero, an initiative to deliver the online encyclopedia at no charge to mobile users around with the world. The zero-rated... Read more ...

Australia's best cheap headphones, discounts and deals in February 2018

Australia's best cheap headphones, discounts and deals in February 2018

With headphones of all types, colours and styles flooding the market, it's hard knowing which ones to pick - do you go for the premium model you've always wanted, or are you... Read more ...

All Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and S8 models now come with free Gear IconX...

All Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and S8 models now come with free Gear IconX wireless earphones

Samsung will soon announce a Galaxy S9 and a Galaxy S9+, but that doesn't mean the company wants customers to stop purchasing its current smartphones. That being said... Read more ...

The Next Rocket League Arena Is in Your Living Room

The Next Rocket League Arena Is in Your Living Room

Hot Wheels and Rocket League teamed up to bring the wildly popular video game to the next level: actual toy cars scoring goals. Read more ...

IPhone X production cut has Samsung fretting over OLED sales

IPhone X production cut has Samsung fretting over OLED sales

If there's one rumor that's been consistent ever since the iPhone X launched is that sales have been disappointing. Or rather, the Nikkei has consistently been reporting on how... Read more ...

High cost of OLED displays spells trouble for Samsung

High cost of OLED displays spells trouble for Samsung

Sales of the iPhone X have been lower than expected. That's bad news for Apple and its chief rival, Samsung. The South Korean company supplied Apple with the OLED panels for... Read more ...

5 best laptops for Photoshop

5 best laptops for Photoshop

There are a few factors to consider when you're looking for the best laptop for Photoshop work. Firstly, think about where you will be doing most of your work. If you want a... Read more ...