This drone concept could save people from burning buildings

Drones have become a popular toy for hobbyists and in some cases vital tools for various professions, but could they ever save your life? A group of design students in China think so and they’ve developed a concept they call “Net Guard” that turns drones into life-saving guardian angels. The idea here is that a single quadcopter-style drone will expand […]

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Apple’s iOS 12.1 Contains Security Bug That Bypasses Lockscreen Passcode

Apple closed out the month of October with the release of several new products and a significant update to its mobile operating system, iOS, for compatible iPhones. The official iOS 12.1 update was released on October 30, but just hours after its release, a popular security boffin discovered a major security bug that allows a passcode-protected lock screen to be […]

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Facebook’s ‘Portal’ Video Chat Device Could Be A ‘Data-Collection Monster,’ Warns ‘Gizmodo’

Following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, the public’s perception of Facebook has shifted. One of the effects of the scandal can be seen in the number of people who have deleted the Facebook app from their phones. The number is believed to be around one out of four users, according to the Inquisitr. And now, as Facebook plans to unveil their […]

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Wi-Fi 6 And What It Means For You

According to a recent Gizmodo article, the Wi-Fi Alliance has announced that Wi-Fi 6, the latest version of wifi technology, will be available sometime in 2019. There hasn’t been a meaningful upgrade in wifi technology since 2014, and the latest version promises some extreme improvements to modern wifi technology. The Wi-Fi 6 will feature an increase of at least four […]

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Twitter Is Outraged After A Female Genital Mutilation Ad Appears On Some Users’ Feeds

Twitter recently allowed a video ad in support of female genital mutilation, and users are outraged. And it’s no wonder. Female genital mutilation, known as FGM for short, is “recognized internationally as a violation of the human rights of girls and women,” according to the World Health Organization. The practice is most often done on infants to 15-year-old girls, with […]

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Facebook Users Are Getting Hip As 1 in 4 People Have Deleted The App From Their Phone

A new Pew study showed that 1 in 4 Americans have deleted the Facebook app. Thanks to the information that was revealed after the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook users are getting more hip to the ins and outs of the company’s use of their personal information. And it turns out that according to the latest Pew Research Center study, that […]

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Billion dollar technology firms blasted by ‘Five Eyes’ nations

Billion dollar technology firms blasted by ‘Five Eyes’ nations for snubbing meeting to tackle extremist material and child abuse on THEIR websites The ‘Five Eyes’ nations had invited ‘digital industry leaders’ to a summit Nations include Britain, the US, Australia, Canada and New Zealand They discussed removing terrorist content, such as beheading and bomb-making videos, but the tech experts refused […]

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Alexa And Cortana Are Now BFFs As Amazon And Microsoft Integrate The Two Digital Assistants

Almost a year after the two giant tech companies, Amazon and Microsoft, announced their plan for the two assistants, Alex and Cortana, to be able to communicate with each other, they have finally announced Wednesday that it’s now possible, reports CNBC. The integration is now available as a preview to everyone in the U.S. The idea to team up the […]

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