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Friday December 15, 2017. 08:54 PM
Netflix's ability to extrapolate detailed and specific viewing habits from its vast data set leaves troubling questions about its employees' access to personal customer information.
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Grazing FB is ruining your life, admits social network after probing its army of addicts Facebook has just publicaly slapped itself upside the head, admitting that its very existence is often detrimental to the wellbeing of its users.…
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Motherboard -- an imprint of Vice -- has announced that it will build a community ISP branching off its Brooklyn headquarters, built on meshing wireless protocols, and connected to the internet via high-speed fiber lines terminating at a network exchange. (more…)
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AmiMoJo shares a BBC report: Christoph Brandstatter is managing director of the four-star Seehotel, Jagerwirt, in Austria's Alps. His hotel's electronic door locks and other systems were hacked for ransom four times, between December 2016 and January 2017. 'We got a...
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This week was a massive week for Disney and Fox, for better or worse, we’re now in this together. Disney now owns 20th Century Fox. What does that mean exactly? Well, The Big […] The post 5 Comics We Could See From The Disney/Fox Deal appeared first on Geek.com.
    Geek - Dec 15, 08:15 PM
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As a Royal Commission in Australia wraps up its investigation into decades of rape by priests (especially rape of children), and decades of Church officials obstructing investigation into the rape, Melbourne Archbishop Denis Hart says he'll ask the Pope to change the rules...
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Enlarge / Left: Google Maps Transit directions with the new 'start' button. Center and right: the new transit navigation notification. You can tap on the arrows to cycle through steps. Google Maps is an awesome app for getting you where you need to go, but lately the app...
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Timing is everything. Microsoft makes it easier to coordinate schedules between job candidates and interviewers with a new Skype Interviews tool.
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It's fair to say that, in its current state, Bitcoin does not work as a means of payment for basic things. The average transaction fee is over $20, which makes common purchases, like a cup of coffee, virtually impossible to justify. However, as I noted in my What can you...
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As of December 15, 2017, AOL Instant Messenger products and services will be shut down and will no longer work.If you are an AOL member, AOL products and services​ ​like AO​​L Mail, AOL Desktop Gold an​d Member​ Subscriptions will...
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The third quarter of 2017 has been an unusually slow one for the solar industry, according to a report from GTM Research released on Thursday. US solar installations fell to their lowest overall level since 2015, and residential and utility-scale solar projects fell quarter...
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AGs pressure America's top court to make Redmond hand over overseas messages Microsoft should not be able to “shield evidence” held on Irish servers from US prosecutors, a group of 35 US state attorneys general has argued.…
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UPS was supposed to deliver an inheritance check for $664,850 (846,650 Canadian dollars) to a man whose father died. The check never arrived. When UPS lost it, they decided $32 was fair compensation. According to Fortune: Lorette Taylor’s father had died and left his...
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Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson) Yesterday's repeal of net neutrality rules isn't the only good news Comcast is getting these days. In January 2018, the conditions imposed by the US government on Comcast's 2011 purchase of NBCUniversal will begin to expire. Smaller cable...
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A federal judge in Utah has agreed to let the US government sell off a seized cache of over 513 bitcoins (BTC) and 512 Bitcoin Cash (BCH). At current prices, that would yield approximately $8.4 million for the bitcoins and nearly $1 million for the BCH. From a report: In a...
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A few weeks ago, I was invited to the Indie Game Jam in NYC (sponsored by Schick Hydro). I knew these events consisted of developers creating games in a short amount of time. […] The post The Indie Game Jam Proves You Don’t Need Massive Teams to Create Amazing Games appeared...
    Geek - Dec 15, 07:30 PM
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DAILY VIDEO: Mirai IoT botnet creators plead guilty for their roles in cyber-attacks; Apple is rolling out more powerful iMac Pro workstations; users will begin their transition from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams; and there's more.
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In defending his vote to dismantle Net Neuratlity rules, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai insisted that not much would change for consumers; ISPs would voluntarily refrain from degrading internet service. Michael Powell, president of the telecom lobbyist N.C.T.A., wrote that the good...
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From a report: Huawei and Xiaomi are in talks with U.S. wireless operators about selling flagship smartphones to American consumers as soon as next year, according to people familiar with the matter. The handset makers are negotiating with carriers including AT&T and...
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