Thursday July 9-th, 2020

This Face Recognition App By Facebook Allows Its Employees To Identify People This Face Recognition App By Facebook Allows Its Employees To Identify People

The social networking platform admitted it built such an app which was never released publicly, and argued against its use to identify people. According to a report by Business Insider , the app was developed somewhere around 2015-2016 and it ha...

US sanctions Iran minister over internet censorship US sanctions Iran minister over internet censorship

U.S. District Judge Richard J. Leon in Washington entered the judgment late Friday in the case filed by Jason Rezaian and his family. The decision is largely symbolic. Mohammad Javad Azari-Jahromi, the Iranian minister, has advanced Tehran's po...

Black Friday is just around the corner Black Friday is just around the corner

Starting now through to Black Friday (Nov. 29.), customers can shop deals on this year's most popular gifts, new and trending finds, holiday essentials, and across all categories, including toys, electronics, fashion, beauty, kitchen, home, Amazon...

Pope Francis lands in Thailand Pope Francis lands in Thailand

The papal visit marks the 350th anniversary of the establishment of the Apostolic Vicariate of Siam, which brought Catholicism to Thailand in 1669. Pope Francis greets faithful upon arrival at a military airport in Bangkok . A call that is timely ...

Adobe Reveals Major New Features Coming to Photoshop for iPad in 2020 Adobe Reveals Major New Features Coming to Photoshop for iPad in 2020

Before the end of 2019, Adobe says it will ship the "Select Subject" feature that it showed off at the Adobe MAX Conference earlier this month. But it has more features planned for 2019, including Select Subject, which uses Adobe Sensei AI machine ...

Lexus Unveils New LC 500 Convertible In Los Angeles Auto Show Lexus Unveils New LC 500 Convertible In Los Angeles Auto Show

The 2021 Lexus LC 500 Convertible is expected to go on sale in the summer of 2020 . Or, perhaps, a second moment. The initial batch will be called Inspiration and consist of 100 vehicles painted vivid blue, fitted with larger 21-inch wheels, and t...

OnePlus gets hacked, customers' personal information siphoned OnePlus gets hacked, customers' personal information siphoned

Exposed information included details like customer names, contact numbers, emails, and shipping addresses, but not passwords or financial details, the company said . "Right now, we are working with the relevant authorities to investigate this incide...

AT&T to launch 5G for consumers using low-band 850 MHz spectrum AT&T to launch 5G for consumers using low-band 850 MHz spectrum

In other words, AT&T is all about 5G on this otherwise innocuous Friday in November. What that essentially means is the nation's second-largest carrier is nearly ready at long last to provide a 5G signal for actual everyday consumers after debuting...

Renders Reveal Samsung Galaxy S11 & Its Five Rear Cameras Renders Reveal Samsung Galaxy S11 & Its Five Rear Cameras

As per leaked renders, the Galaxy S11 is going to feature a hole-punch design, but this time around it will be located at the center, as opposed to the Galaxy S10, on which the hole-punch was located at the right corner of the display. You will not...

3 takeaways from Sondland impeachment testimony 3 takeaways from Sondland impeachment testimony

Gordon Sondland , the US ambassador to the European Union, testified on November 20, in a public hearing as part of the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump that there was a "quid pro quo" in which USA aid and a White House meeting wer...

Apple's iPhone 11 Pro battery case sports a new camera button Apple's iPhone 11 Pro battery case sports a new camera button

The additional functionality is an interesting addition to the Smart Battery Case, especially given the focus around the iPhone 11's new camera capabilities and features. All 3 variants are priced at RM539, and Apple says that the Smart Battery C...

Impeachment witness scolds Nunes for calling him mister: 'Lt. Col. Vindman, please' Impeachment witness scolds Nunes for calling him mister: 'Lt. Col. Vindman, please'

The other, he said, "is an individual from the office of-an individual in the intelligence community", Vindman told Nunes. National Security Council aide Lt. "We don't want to use these proceedings-we need to protect the whistleblower", Schiff sa...

Valve To Unveil Half-Life: Alyx For VR On Thursday

Months later, data miners discovered code within updates for Dota 2 and Destinations (now known as SteamVR Home) that referenced "HLVR", leading to further speculation about a Half-Life VR game. Valve has been experimenting with virtual reality f...

Half-Life: Alyx first look out, releasing in March 2020 Half-Life: Alyx first look out, releasing in March 2020

The game will be compatible with a wide range of VR headsets including - Valve's Index , the HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and other Windows Mixed Reality headsets. So, in an effort to keep this as organised as possible we've assembled as much of the Hal...

Sonos misses analyst estimates, acquires AI platform Snips Sonos misses analyst estimates, acquires AI platform Snips

Instead, the goal of the acquisition was to build something a lot more music-specific. Snips handles voice requests at the device level, without sending those to a cloud and over the internet. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Sono...

Shenmue 3: How to Change to Japanese Voice & Audio Tracks Shenmue 3: How to Change to Japanese Voice & Audio Tracks

This afforded the game to have a level of world building and simulation that was unheard of up to that point. Deep Silver and YS Net Inc.is celebrating a moment in gaming history, a moment that many thought would never come, the launch of Shenmue ...

Snapchat introduces Snapchat introduces "Time Machine" - an ageing AR filter

In a previous The Verge report , Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel revealed last July that continuous updates to the app, particularly for Android , made Snapchat users send 7 percent more snaps as compared to the older versions. During the focus grou...

Mobile discloses security breach impacting prepaid customers Mobile discloses security breach impacting prepaid customers

T-Mobile said Thursday that hackers gained access to the personal information of some prepaid wireless customers, including their names, phone numbers and account information. There's no word yet on exactly how many customers were affected by this ...

Senators' Bobby Ryan enters NHL/NHLPA player assistance program Senators' Bobby Ryan enters NHL/NHLPA player assistance program

The program aims to help players and their families treat health issues, including substance abuse. This has been a hard season for the 32-year-old Ryan. Ryan has had to overcome a lot of odds to make to the National Hockey League. Ryan watched h...

Google Quietly Kills Cloud Print Google Quietly Kills Cloud Print

Cloud Print integrated with other Google services like Gmail, Google Docs, and Chrome, and it was originally positioned as a printing solution for Chrome OS. If there's anything Google loves as much as launching interesting new projects (say hello to...

Spotify's free streaming will work with Alexa and Bose speakers Spotify's free streaming will work with Alexa and Bose speakers

Relatively, tech firms, including Amazon , Apple, Alphabet's Google, and conventional media firms such as Sirius XM or Siri, have all taken notice of the prospects, and are attempting to strengthen their presence in the space. Amazon's shares rose n...

Best GameStop Black Friday deals: Nintendo Switch, PS4 bundles and cheap games Best GameStop Black Friday deals: Nintendo Switch, PS4 bundles and cheap games

If you score a $199 Nintendo Switch Lite on the 30th or December 1st, you'll also get a free $25 gift card. The Nintendo Switch Lite is a slimmer, less expensive version of the standard Nintendo Switch, and one of the best handheld systems to dat...

Google Earth gets new map-based storytelling creations tools Google Earth gets new map-based storytelling creations tools

Once more in 2017, Google Earth was fully rebuilt from a desktop software program to a WebGL-centered browser software at earth. google .com/internet. It sounds like I'm making fun, but that's actually not that far from the mark. The creation to...

Facebook Dating users can now share 'Stories' from Instagram & Facebook Facebook Dating users can now share 'Stories' from Instagram & Facebook

Facebook Dating will let you add Stories from your Facebook and Instagram accounts. Dating apps like Tinder are helping you to search for "the one" and numerous people are using such online dating services nowadays. "We can leverage all of ...

Spark email app gets a fresh redesign and dark mode Spark email app gets a fresh redesign and dark mode

For instance, if you use folders a lot, you can put a folder button. The app has been completely redesigned on iPhone and iPad, whereas its Android version has received a minor update to add dark mode. The best of these is customisable email action...

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