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Twitter To Ban 'Hateful Display Names' With New Rules

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 22:18
Twitter has released a timetable showing when the new anti-abuse rules will take effect.

Bill Would Regulate Political Ads on Social Media

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 18:29
The new bipartisan bill is designed to prevent foreign governments from influencing future US elections via social media.

Facebook Testing News Subscriptions, But Not on iOS

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 15:19
You might encounter a paywall if you've already read 10 of a publisher's articles in a month, though publishers will also be able to put specific articles behind a paywall.

Microsoft Chastises Google Over Chrome Security

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 15:19
A Microsoft security team found a security hole in Chrome, which Redmond claims wasn't patched properly.

Ultra Sun and Moon Are the Last 3DS Pokemon Games

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 11:33
Enjoy Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon as that's it for Pokemon on Nintendo's aging handheld.

New Google Bug Bounty Program Hunts Android App Flaws

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 11:33
Google is partnering with HackerOne to incentivize security research on Android.

Samsung 360 Round VR Camera Livestreams 4K 3D Video

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:25
While still expensive, Samsung's Round 360 is a fraction of the price of Nokia's recently discontinued OZO pro VR camera.

Sony Unveils a Mini Wired Gamepad for PS4

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:25
It's meant for younger gamers with smaller hands, but this pad is going to have much wider appeal.

Symantec Discovers 8 Minecraft Apps Building a Botnet

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:25
Up to 2.6 million Android devices have been infected by these eight malicious apps discovered on Google Play.

Latest Switch Update Allows Save Data Transfers, But...

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:25
Firmware version 4.0.0 does allow data transfers, but Nintendo decided to retain most of its archaic restrictions.

Ultimate Ears Adds Amazon Alexa to New Blast Speakers

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:25
The new Blast and Megablast speakers feature hands-free voice activation of Alexa.

Does Windows 10's Security Boost Make Antivirus Obsolete?

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 08:25
Microsoft Windows Defender Security Center gets new features with the Fall Creators Update, but the best third-party antivirus tools are still better.

How Do You Beat The AlphaGo AI? Make A Smarter Version

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 19:37
DeepMind has created a more powerful version of AlphaGo that doesn't rely on human input to learn.

Samsung Wants Bixby 2.0 on Refrigerators, Sprinklers

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 16:16
Samsung today launched a private beta offering 'select developers' access to the Bixby SDK.

Be Careful Buying a Smartwatch for Your Kid

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 16:16
The flaws make the smartwatches easy to hack, and can allow a stranger to spy on the child, according to a Norwegian watchdog group.

How to Get Started With Analog Instant Cameras

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 16:16
Digital photography is great, but Fujifilm, Leica, and Lomography say many customers want to take photos they can watch develop and hold in their hands.

Volvo's Polestar Electric Cars Will Be Sold Online

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 13:07
Polestar cars will be sold '100 percent online,' and offered on a two- or three-year subscription basis.

Halo Master Chief Collection Xbox One X Update Planned

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 10:01
343 Industries is returning to the collection to add 4K enhancements, but also to fix any remaining bugs the games still contain.

WhatsApp Introduces 'Live Location' Tracking Feature

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 10:01
Live Location is end-to-end encrypted, so while your friends can see where you are, snoops trying to sleuth your whereabouts will come up empty.

Save $170 on 14-Inch Kaby Lake Dell Inspiron 14 7000 Laptop

Wed, 10/18/2017 - 10:01
Made from top-notch materials like brushed aluminum and magnesium alloy, this small laptop looks and feels great without being exceptionally heavy.