• NEWS
    Facebook may add new tab to support ‘high quality news’

    Facebook has plans to rollout a dedicated news tab to take on Apple’s news and magazine subscription service by the end of 2019. Mark Zuckerberg spoke about implementing the news feature in a conversation with Axel Springer CEO, Mathias Dopfner. Zuckerberg said that the company is willing to pay the publishers for ‘high quality’ news […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    New technique can make flexible electronics self-repairing too

    Flexible electronics is making possible tiny gadgets for a variety of applications such as wearable devices and strip thermometers. But circuits inside them are prone to breakage if such flexible electronic devices are bent in different directions over a period of time. A new technique developed by a group of Indian and British researchers promises […]

  • COMPUTERS
    New Malware Targets Apple Mac Computers to Steal and Mine Cryptos

    A recently discovered form of malware steals browser cookies and other information on victims’ Apple Mac computers to steal cryptocurrencies. Researchers at cybersecurity firm Palo Alto Networks published a report on Thursday, saying that the malware, dubbed “CookieMiner,” intercepts browser cookies related to cryptocurrency exchanges and wallet service providers’ websites visited by the victims. The malicious code […]

  • COMPUTERS
    New partnership teaches community how to use computers

    A new partnership has been announced to teach folks how to use a computer! About 11% of Americans do not have access to the internet according to a study conducted in 2018 by Pew research. This is particularly problematic here in the County, as it causes folks to fall behind in our digital age. To […]

  • COMPUTERS
    Government’s new snoop order on computers: SC issues notice

    New Delhi, Jan 14: The Supreme Court has issued notices to the Union Government among others on a petition that challenged the decision authorising 10 agencies to monitor, decrypt any computer. The petition filed by advocate, M L Sharma challenged the validity of the order was passed by the Ministry for Home Affairs last week. The […]

  • COUPONS
    Reliance Jio Announces ‘Happy New Year’ Offer: 10 Things To Know

    nce Jio’s Happy New Year Offer: This offer is valid only till January 31, 2019. Reliance Jio on Friday announced a special ‘Happy New Year’ offer in partnership with AJio. Under the new scheme, Reliance Jio is offering 100 per cent cashback on prepaid recharge plan of Rs. 399, the operator said on its official website- jio.com. […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Bharat Electronics corrects for 9th consecutive session, hits new 52-week low on Axis Capital downgrade

    State-owned defence company Bharat Electronics share price has been correcting for ninth consecutive session on Thursday amid government’s likely new pricing policy for defence orders which may limit margin. The stock corrected 23.7 percent in nine straight days to hit fresh 52-week low of Rs 89.70 despite positive management commentary on new pricing policy and after large […]

  • COMPUTERS
    Apple Said to Be Planning New Low-Cost MacBook, Pro-Focused Mac Mini

    HIGHLIGHTS New laptop will look similar to the current MacBook Air It will include thinner bezels around the screen The display will be a higher-resolution “Retina” version Apple will release a new low-cost laptop and a professional-focused upgrade to the Mac mini desktop later this year, ending a drought of Mac computers that has limited sales […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Oppo F9 Pro New India Teaser Shows VOOC Flash Charging

    Oppo F9 Pro latest teaser in India HIGHLIGHTS Oppo F9 Pro new teaser reveals design, key feature The smartphone will support VOOC flash charging It will sport a dual camera setup, display notch Oppo F9 and Oppo F9 Pro are rumoured to launch soon, however the company is only teasing the arrival of the Pro variant in India. Just a […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    New Bluetooth Bug With Remote Access Vulnerabilities Surfaces, Fix Deployed

    HIGHLIGHTS The bug has affected both Bluetooth and Bluetooth LE’s standards Drivers from Apple, Broadcom, Intel, and Qualcomm have been affected Software and firmware updates will roll out in the coming weeks A new cryptographic bug has come to light that is claimed to affect the Bluetooth implementations of multiple operating system drivers manufactured by big corporations […]