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Tech Siri Bug Lets Strangers Hear Your Messages
Author: 0 Siri Bug Lets Strangers Hear Your Messages

Or, Apple could add it to the iOS 11 .3 update, which includes the battery health meter and a toggle switch to prevent Apple from throttling certain iPhone models with weak batteries. The iOS 11 has been riddled with so many bugs and half-baked functionality that some of the users preferred to stick to the previous version. If you ask Siri to read text notifications, she'll tell you to unlock your phone.

Tech Sea of Thieves: How to Get Rid of Voyages
Author: 0 Sea of Thieves: How to Get Rid of Voyages

You can also voice chat with your crew and other players. Eliminating a rival crew can allow you to steal their riches but if you're not careful you could be granted a first-class ticket to the Ferry of the Damned. Ah! Rare, what glorious environments you build. Banjo-Kazooie, Perfect Dark, Golden Eye, Grabbed By The Ghoulies, Viva Piñata and many more delights they have given the gaming world, and now Sea of Thieves .

Tech Crisis Experts Say Facebook Is Blowing It on Data Scandal
Author: 0 Crisis Experts Say Facebook Is Blowing It on Data Scandal

The adverts, which were funded by the Make America Number 1 super-PAC, could be illegal under USA election law as any coordination between official election campaigns and outside groups is forbidden. The company will also expand Facebook's bug bounty program and reward people who find bugs. He said Facebook's business model relied upon the company protecting people's data so they can share information securely.

Tech Major Siri bug exposes all your hidden Signal messages on iPhone
Author: 0 Major Siri bug exposes all your hidden Signal messages on iPhone

Simply by asking Siri to "read my notifications" the voice assistant will read out content from a wide range of apps, such as WhatsApp, Gmail, Facebook Messenger , Slack, and others. There are a couple of workarounds that will stop Siri from reading notifications. Apple started hiding notification previews by default when it rolled out iOS 11 previous year.

Tech City of Atlanta computer network hit by ransomware attack
Author: 0 City of Atlanta computer network hit by ransomware attack

We are unable to process payments at our customer service window and we also can not process online payments, but customers are able to pay by phone by calling 404-546-0311 and press #1. The hack encrypted some city data, officials said, but the municipality is still working to determine the extent of the hack and if any personal data has been compromised.

Tech UConn Names Dan Hurley Head Men's Basketball Coach
Author: 0 UConn Names Dan Hurley Head Men's Basketball Coach

I have known Coach Hurley for quite some time now and I trust that he will do a great job with the program. But him landing there is a bit surprising, considering how little he cared about the open job last weekend. His 113-82 record is fifth-best among Rams coaches, and his winning percentage is second only to that of Frank Keaney. He got his start in college coaching as an assistant coach at Rutgers from 1997-2001.

Tech Apple likely to cut OLED iPhone production by half this year
Author: 0 Apple likely to cut OLED iPhone production by half this year

With the littler screen, Apple would have the capacity to achieve a value point even lower than the $329 2017 iPad , and the decreased size may make it more reasonable for more youthful understudies. Given the event's education focus, it's also likely that Apple will show off software solutions that help give educators and school IT departments more control over individual tablets, along with a new slate of educational apps, at its 27 March event.

Tech Toys 'R' Us announces its founder is dead at 94
Author: 0 Toys 'R' Us announces its founder is dead at 94

New and unique toys targeting kids from infants to teens will be more hard to find without the shelf space Toys R Us provides. John Wilkinson was at Toys R Us with his 3-year-old daughter, Gracie. More specifically, the company said in a court filing that it would stop accepting gift cards on April 19. She expects toys like the Furby, American Girl, and Lol Surprise to be some of the quickest sellers but she said you'll need to go to the stores in person to find these deals.

Tech JioFi JMR815 Launched at Rs 999 With 150 Mbps Download Speed
Author: 0 JioFi JMR815 Launched at Rs 999 With 150 Mbps Download Speed

This device is exclusive to the online retailer Flipkart. Interestingly, on buying the new JioFi device via Axis Bank Buzz credit card, shoppers will get flat 5 per cent discount. To recollect, the original JioFin device is egg-shaped, but the new device looks circular. Powered by an ALT3800 processor, the JioFi JMR815 displays several notification lights for indicating its strength, battery levels and whether the 4G mode is enabled.

Tech Modern Warfare 2 Remastered is reportedly happening, but without multiplayer
Author: 0 Modern Warfare 2 Remastered is reportedly happening, but without multiplayer

This was considerably less than what Activision charged for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered when it released as a standalone title previous year for $39.99. Well, as it turns out, there's more to it than a mistaken listing or placeholder product! If this game is indeed being developed, and if this listing is accurate, it seems that Activision might respond to the blowback regarding Modern Warfare Remastered's bundle availability and might just let people purchase this one out ...

Tech YouTube Bans All Gun Demonstration Videos
Author: 0 YouTube Bans All Gun Demonstration Videos

In a bid to lure users away from broadcasting services like Twitch, YouTube has finally launched a feature that lets users livestream from directly within the Chrome browser. "Everyone is drunk on the growth of subscription". YouTube's CEO, Susan Wojcicki, responded last week by announcing that the company would begin supplementing such videos with annotations from Wikipedia about the topics in question.

Tech Take a look at the specs on the OnePlus 6
Author: 0 Take a look at the specs on the OnePlus 6

The latest leaked photo reveals the pricing of OnePlus 6 . According to a recent report by GizmoChina , the pricing of the device with 8 GB RAM and 256 GB internal storage is likely to be $749. These specs seem somewhat middling compared to the OnePlus 5T , though, which packs 8GB RAM and up to 128GB built-in storage. On the rear, you'll also find a fingerprint scanner, a dual lens camera and, unsurprisingly, the OnePlus logo.

Tech Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ thrash iPhone X in drop tests
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ thrash iPhone X in drop tests

Samsung's Galaxy On7 Prime 32GB and 64GB variants are also being offered with a discount of Rs.3,500 over their list price. The Galaxy A8 + is available in Black and Gold colour options. According to the latest reports , Samsung is planning to expand its current Galaxy J series collection this year. The smartphone also supports Samsung Pay Mini and is backed by a 3300mAh capacity battery .

Tech 'Fortnite Mobile' Earns $1 Million in Its First 72 Hours
Author: 0 'Fortnite Mobile' Earns $1 Million in Its First 72 Hours

Gamers quickly noticed that new mode resembled another record-breaking game called PlayerUnknown's Battleground that is basically the same.The game also boasted an impressive 30 million players and took home "Best Multiplayer Game" at the 2017 Video Game Awards.

Tech Lenovo launches S5, K5, and K5 Play phones in China
Author: 0 Lenovo launches S5, K5, and K5 Play phones in China

Lenovo S5 comes with 5.7-inch Full HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio and 2.5D curved glass display . On the front, there is a 16MP fixed focus camera with 80.2-degree wide-angle lens and f/2.2 aperture. The phone has been reported to come with a 3000 mAh battery . Lenovo K5 measures 153.8×72.7×7.8mm and it weighs 160 grams. The device will be available in different storage configurations starting from 32GB to 128GB.

Tech Toddler dies after being pulled from 'stolen Mini' found in river
Author: 0 Toddler dies after being pulled from 'stolen Mini' found in river

Thank you all for your help this evening. A mega thank you the officers who jumped in the river and the rest of the emergency services for all they did. It is believed Kiara's mother, Kim Rowlands, stopped the auto before running inside the shop to grab some money after accidentally breaking her bank card.

Tech Vivendi Sells its Entire 27% Share of Ubisoft
Author: 0 Vivendi Sells its Entire 27% Share of Ubisoft

However, things have taken a complete 180 and Vivendi is now selling 27.3% of its share capital in Ubisoft. That's a fair price for Vivendi-Ubisoft's share price pushed $72 earlier this month, but dipped to $62.64 in February. Neither companies will gain representation on the board of directors. "The evolution of our shareholders is an excellent news for Ubisoft. I would like to warmly thank them all", Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot said.

Tech Ever buy an original PS3? Sony may owe you $65
Author: 0 Ever buy an original PS3? Sony may owe you $65

Some owners of #Sony's #Ps3 may be entitled to claim $65 form the company due to a settlement made by the company in a class action lawsuit. If you owned an original Playstation 3, you could have some money headed your way. As part of the claim, you must state the PS3 was purchased from an "authorized retailer", although how will they check? You are given the option of entering the console's serial number, the email that you registered with your Playstation Network account, or your ...

Tech You can pre-register for Dragon Ball Legends on Android
Author: 0 You can pre-register for Dragon Ball Legends on Android

The announcement comes from Google's Game Developers Conference which took place on Sunday, where Namco has shown gameplay of Dragon Ball Legends along with some first information about it. With a name like Dragon Ball Legends , you'd also expect there to be a whole lot of fanservice present with characters from across every iteration of Dragon Ball .

Tech Britney Spears Sizzles In Fashion Campaign As The New Face Of Kenzo
Author: 0 Britney Spears Sizzles In Fashion Campaign As The New Face Of Kenzo

Federline is now reportedly asking for "a once yearly income and expense declaration from Britney including most recent tax returns filed" and is looking to come up with a new number based on those requests. And she still looks great. Another outfit Britney Spears models is a green crop top over a black sports bra and trousers; the fairy tattoo on her lower back is seen in one of the poses.

Tech 4 militants killed in ongoing Kupwara encounter: Army
Author: 0 4 militants killed in ongoing Kupwara encounter: Army

He said during the search operation, militants fired on the search party. "I can't confirm if four militants have been killed as bodies have not been retrieved so far", he said. Meanwhile, reinforcement of Para Commandos was rushed to the area and they joined the operation. A senior police official said the forest area was cordoned off by joint contingents of army and police late Tuesday afternoon following intelligence information about presence of militants.

Tech WhatsApp Co-Founder Brian Acton Joins The
Author: 0 WhatsApp Co-Founder Brian Acton Joins The "Delete Facebook" Movement

Jan Koum and Brian Acton were the co-founders of the instant messaging application back then, until Brian, who is worth $6.5 billion made a decision to quit to start his own venture. The issue has been giving sleepless nights to everyone at Facebook, including the company CEO Mark Zuckerberg . According to an Associated Press report, the chairman of the United Kingdom parliamentary media committee, Damian Collins, said Facebook officials "have been misleading to the committee".

Author: 0 U of A Graduate Programs Continue to Rise in US News Rankings

We remain laser-focused on implementing new strategies to help our students become leaders in the legal profession and beyond". "Our faculty and staff can once again be proud of their accomplishments". "It's gratifying to see our success reflected in our forward movement in these rankings and in our global reputation". Two engineering specialties were also ranked among the nation's best, one for the first time.

Tech Watch Today's Nindies Showcase Spring 2018 Presentation Here
Author: 0 Watch Today's Nindies Showcase Spring 2018 Presentation Here

Nintendo's last Nindies showcase took place last August and featuring titles such as Super Meat Boy Forever , Travis Strikes Again , Golf Story and SteamWorld Dig 2 . If you own a Nintendo Switch, it's also well worth checking out . Joining it this spring will be Pode from Henchman and Goon which is a co-op exploration puzzle game inspired by Norwegian art and culture.

Tech Atari officially reveals the Atari VCS at GDC
Author: 0 Atari officially reveals the Atari VCS at GDC

Atari said the machine, which an exclusive GamesBeat story originally described last year, takes inspiration from 40 years of video game history. In addition, the Classic Joystick and the Modern Controller prototypes are also revealed, showing off the past and the present.

Tech DirectX 12 Receives Brand-New
Author: 0 DirectX 12 Receives Brand-New "Raytracing" Feature

Raytracing calculates what a pixel would look like if a virtual world had real light. Microsoft claims its technology will overhaul a technique created in the 1990s for rendering 3D images on screen known as rasterization - a workaround to the challenge of creating 3D images on a flat screen.

Tech Epic Games To Release All Of Paragon's Assets To Use For Free
Author: 0 Epic Games To Release All Of Paragon's Assets To Use For Free

It's an impressive amount of assets, including entire character models and all of their bells and whistles, alongside over a thousand environmental pieces from Paragon . The company had originally spent some $12 million (RM47 million) to develop these assets for Paragon; which entered into an open beta in February 2017.