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Posting a negative review online can get you sued

Monday  17:10,   22 july 2019
cbsnews

Some consumers who have shared their bad experiences have wound up in court; the FTC is now cracking down on businesses that put gag clauses in their consumer contracts in violation of the Consumer Review Fairness... >>>

Facebook user engagement keeps growing despite numerous scandals

Monday  15:51,   22 july 2019
cnbc

Facebook has seen an increase in the median number of comments, likes and ads clicked by users on the service from January to July, according to Audience Insights, a Facebook tool used by... >>>

Elon Musk promises new Hyperloop tunnel after speed record broken

Monday  15:42,   22 july 2019
theverge

TUM Hyperloop broke the old speed record of 284... >>>

Read this before installing extensions to your web browser

Monday  15:15,   22 july 2019
usatoday

Some extensions are actually useful shortcut tools, while others are snooping software that tracks your habits, without you having any say so about... >>>

Olympic robots offer 'virtual' attendance, help out on field

Monday  10:00,   22 july 2019
ap.org

TOKYO (AP) — A cart-like robot scuttles across the field to bring back javelins and discuses. A towering screen-on-wheels is designed for "virtual" attendance. The cute ones are, naturally, the likeness of the Olympic and Paralympic mascots.... >>>

Despite High Hopes, Self-Driving Cars Are ‘Way in the Future’

Monday  02:25,   22 july 2019
nytimes

A year ago, Detroit and Silicon Valley had visions of putting thousands of self-driving taxis on the road in 2019, ushering in an age of driverless cars. Most of those cars have yet to arrive — and it is likely to be years before they do. Several... >>>

Kitchen disruption: better food through artificial intelligence

Sunday  15:00,   21 july 2019
msn

Increasingly, players in the food industry are embracing artificial intelligence to better understand the dynamics of flavor, aroma and other factors that go into making a food product a... >>>

How to tell if your computer has been tampered with

Sunday  15:00,   21 july 2019
popsci

Whether you're in an open office where colleagues regularly wander past, or live somewhere—like a college dorm—where you may feel comfortable leaving your laptop unattended in the presence of relative strangers, it can be all too easy for someone... >>>

How to tell if your computer has been tampered with

Sunday  13:20,   21 july 2019
popsci

Whether you're in an open office where colleagues regularly wander past, or live somewhere—like a college dorm—where you may feel comfortable leaving your laptop unattended in the presence of relative strangers, it can be all too easy for someone... >>>

Pixel 4 screen leak show off large forehead bezel

Sunday  07:15,   21 july 2019
theverge

A new set of leaked images of Google’s forthcoming Pixel 4 smartphone have surfaced on the web, showing off something that we’ve been expecting: it’ll have a large bezel on the top of the phone. The leaked images comes from Ice universe (via... >>>

Google Home can whip you into shape physically and mentally

Saturday  18:15,   20 july 2019
cnet

You don't need an expensive gym membership or fitness... >>>

Tinder is now bypassing the Play Store on Android to avoid Google’s 30 percent cut

Saturday  09:50,   20 july 2019
theverge

Match Group joins Fortnite maker Epic... >>>

How to efficiently charge your devices

Saturday  07:05,   20 july 2019
popsci

If you want to charge all your devices efficiently, you need to understand what’s going on. How charging works Charging is a factor of three things you probably remember from high school: power (watts), current (amperes or milliamperes), and voltage >>>

Google reportedly fined over children's privacy on YouTube

Saturday  07:05,   20 july 2019
cnet

The FTC settlement is expected to cost Google millions, a report... >>>

Huawei says its Hongmeng OS isn’t an Android replacement after all

Friday  21:10,   19 july 2019
theverge

It’s still unclear what Huawei would do without... >>>