Sci-tech

by | March 27, 2018 | 09:14

While Zuckerberg aims to paint a more simplistic picture of the controversy, it has been reported that data obtained and held by Cambridge Analytica was used for the objective of creating targeted political campaigns during the 2016 Presidential elections .

by | March 27, 2018 | 09:13

The device is a bit reminiscent of the Nokia Xpress Music devices, and it contains removable back which can be customized using Xpress on covers which would be available starting April'2018 for a price of Rs. For photos, there's a 5-megapixel camera at the back with a fixed focus lens and an LED flash. The device is powered with MediaTek MT6737M quad-core SoC clocked at 1.1 GHz.

by | March 27, 2018 | 03:37

Catch up on what we know so far via PickupTrucks.com, and check back in with us frequently this week as our team of automotive experts brings you coverage of all the action straight from the floor of the NY auto show. Automotive News quotes an insider source as saying VW CEO Herbert Diess has backed the project from a very early stage. "VW's only response has been to offer consumers in the United Kingdom a fix that our clients are telling us doesn't work".

by | March 27, 2018 | 03:25

Your friends are also sharing info about your via their apps without your knowledge. We also required developers to get approval from us before they could request any sensitive data from people. Facebook made $40 billion in advertising revenue last year, and that's expected to rise 22 percent this year to $49 billion, according to research firm eMarketer.

by | March 27, 2018 | 03:15

The stock increased 5.93% or $5.17 during the last trading session, reaching $92.35. It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. Welling decreased its stake in Benchmark Electrs Inc (BHE) by 16.51% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | March 27, 2018 | 00:41

Zuckerberg said Facebook could have done more to stop users' data being exploited in this fashion. In a post from Ars Technica that has clearly rattled some chains over at Facebook central, it's been revealed that Facebook can track phone call logs, text message dates and times , and contacts from Android phones.

by | March 27, 2018 | 00:27

The company announced the official launch of the Acer Chromebook Tab 10 which is the first tablet powered by Google's cloud-based operating system for the education market. Plus, Chrome OS is automatically updated and guards students against ever-changing online threats, such as viruses and malware. It has a 9.7-inch 2048×1536 LCD , 32GB of storage, and 4GB of RAM.

by | March 27, 2018 | 00:02

Prices historically go up when warmer weather arrives. In the past 11 days, gasoline prices have risen 11 cents. The web site www.gasbuddy.com says gas prices around Coldwater Monday morning were between $2.72 and $2.79 a gallon. Pump prices rose in every state except OH last week. In addition to heavy travel demand, prices are also rising because it's refinery maintenance season, where oil refineries typically slow production during the changeover from the winter blend of gasoline ...

by | March 26, 2018 | 21:50

It bears a dual rear camera setup, with the primary 16-megapixel sensor and secondary 5-megapixel sensor coupled with f/2.0 and f2/.4 apertures, respectively. On the front, it features a 24-megapixel sensor with an f/2.0 aperture. In this article, let's have a look at the design and the specifications of the Vivo V9 .

by | March 26, 2018 | 17:57

The Huawei P20 Pro , on the other hand, will have a triple camera combination of 40-megapixel, 20-megapixel and 8-megapixel sensors. It may feature the same 24-megapixel selfie camera that is available on the Huawei P20 Lite . Other storage variants could be launched in other markets, but the report cannot confirm that. Moreover, these specs have also been confirmed separately by German retailer, Saturn .

by | March 26, 2018 | 15:31

Lt Col Beltrame was shot and stabbed to death after offering himself in exchange for a woman being used as a human shield by jihadi gunman Redouane Lakdim , who had already killed three other people. Some of the hostages managed to leave the supermarket before the police arrived. "He had been on a watch list for his radicalization and links to the Salafist movement", said top anti-terror prosecutor Francois Molins.

by | March 26, 2018 | 13:17

Bison. eOne president Mark Gordon said part of what makes Street Fighter appealing to a wide audience is its diverse cast of characters. The " Street Fighter " series is the third most popular Capcom property right after " Resident Evil " and " Monster Hunter ", with the latest game " Street Fighter V " released in 2016 for the PC and PlayStation 4.

by | March 26, 2018 | 09:08

Newer posts will once again make it to the top of your feed although they're still not bringing back the chronological system. That said, the update should strike a balance between showing you posts you missed and not letting that bog down newer content.

by | March 26, 2018 | 08:18

Not only has Apple gotten approval for two new slates (known internally as A1954 and A1893 ), but Bloomberg reported the most-likely model Apple will show next week is a sub-$ 329 iPad . This was purchased for $ 370 million in 2017, the apple store is around 20,000 square-foot while keeping the office space in the 35-story building, adjacent to it.

by | March 26, 2018 | 07:51

The Cupertino-based tech giant has yet to confirm which gizmos can be expected by the public to appear during the event, but the rumors are rife that a new cheaper 9.7-inch iPad 2018 model will be the highlight. Apple now offers a slew of different education-related software. Apple is said to be launching a new iPad device next week. There's also an iTunes U app that lets teachers issue homework, grade assignments and post lessons online.

by | March 26, 2018 | 06:13

Making The Grade is a new weekly series from Bradley Chambers covering Apple in education. There is another whisper that aiming at students Apple is also working on a cheaper Mac which may announce later of this year. In total, Apple proposed 13 new emojis including a guide dog, hearing aid, and people using canes and wheelchairs. Kuo has also said that Apple Pencil shipments will double this year.

by | March 26, 2018 | 04:32

Zuckerberg tentatively agreed to answer calls to face the United States congress and said he welcomed a certain level of regulation - but not everyone was convinced by his effort . Using Facebook, the company pieced together detailed profiles of people and then communicated with those people in carefully targeted ways. If you're ready to take the plunge, here are some steps to follow to delete your Facebook account.

by | March 26, 2018 | 01:53

According to Ars , if you gave Facebook permission to read your contacts before Android Jelly Bean dropped, you also inadvertently gave it access to your calls and texts by default. The same call record and SMS data collection has not been discovered on iOS devices. The most important part of apps and services that help you make connections is to make it easy to find the people you want to connect with.

by | March 25, 2018 | 12:56

There is a partisan divide: 65 percent of Republicans said the march agreed the march will have no impact on the cause, compared to 33 percent of Democrats and 56 percent of independents. Gun violence in Danville is so prominent that "people can barely go outside" in certain areas, according to teenager Antonae Goshay. "In the tragic wake of the 17 lives brutally cut short in Florida, politicians are telling us that now is not the time to talk about guns".

by | March 25, 2018 | 06:55

In fact, it might have been the ugliest win MI basketball got all season, but the NCAA Tournament isn't about style points - it's about winning. Here are the final seconds of the 58-54 game before the Wolverines clinched their trip to San Antonio next week.

by | March 25, 2018 | 05:55

CA hired a firm called Global Science Research Ltd (GSR) to obtain highly detailed personal information from tens of millions of Facebook profiles for its commercial use, Summers told the court. Day-to-day most advertisers have relied on Facebook data for their ad targeting, not data collected by third party apps. Then it disguised the breadth of its data grab.

by | March 25, 2018 | 05:40

He said: "I frankly do not think England should be participating in the World Cup". "The numbers are well down but that does not mean we are not deeply concerned about how they may be treated", Mr Johnson said. The Foreign Secretary told MPs there had been speculation there might have been "some reaction in Moscow, in the Kremlin to the very considerable loss of Russian life" among the Wagner group of mercenaries in Syria.

by | March 24, 2018 | 21:31

They have seen how SP can take from others but cannot give back. Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya on Saturday said Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati should ponder that when Akhilesh Yadav was not loyal to his father Mulayam Singh Yadav and uncle Shivpal Singh Yadav, how can he be loyal to his "bua" Mayawati.

by | March 24, 2018 | 21:24

Investigators from Britain's data watchdog have searched the London offices of Cambridge Analytica , the data analytics firm at the centre of a storm over allegations it improperly harvested Facebook data to target U.S. CA's chief executive Alexander Nix has been suspended , while Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has been called on to give evidence to MPs . Enforcement officers for the Information Commissioner (ICO) spent almost seven hours at the premises in New Oxford Street ...

by | March 24, 2018 | 19:06

He narrates that in 2015, journalists from The Guardian reached out to Facebook saying that they had evidence that Alexander Kogan had sold this data to Cambridge Analytica . congressional staff for almost two hours yesterday and planned to continue meetings on Capitol Hill today. In the interview where he repeated from the sound of it carefully prepared statements , Zuckerberg pointed out that it's Facebook's "responsibility to make sure that it doesn't happen again".