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Tech Facebook Container - Add-ons for Firefox - Firefox Add-ons
Author: 0 Facebook Container - Add-ons for Firefox - Firefox Add-ons

So this add-on, really, is more about stopping Facebook from tracking you passively as you shift from website to website. Because it no longer has insight into the sort of content you're looking at, Facebook will instead feed you ads based on your known interests.

Tech Kylie Jenner Shares Fitness Goals In Sizzling Pre-Pregnancy Throwback
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner Shares Fitness Goals In Sizzling Pre-Pregnancy Throwback

The promo post got under the skin of critics on social media, who accused Kylie of setting unattainable beauty standards, encouraging unhealthy practices, and making new moms who don't "snap back" as quickly as she has feel bad. "She's being very careful about keeping the baby healthy and indoors". One of the benefits of being a new mom with a lot of moolah is that Kylie Jenner has a lot of resources to help her.

Tech Twitter to ban cryptocurrency advertisements from March 28
Author: 0 Twitter to ban cryptocurrency advertisements from March 28

Cryptocurrencies have become very popular due to the number of benefits it offers. There are usually no transaction charges for cryptocurrency exchanges as the miners are paid by the network. Bitcoin fell 12 percent in late January after Facebook announced it would ban ads on "binary options, initial coin offerings, and cryptocurrency" while the cryptocurrency slipped below $8,000 following the Google ban.

Tech When Was the Last Time Apple Didn't Live Stream an Event?
Author: 0 When Was the Last Time Apple Didn't Live Stream an Event?

They've included cheaper iPads, a new MacBook Air, and even a new iMac Pro. That's where you're wrong, kiddo, because Apple isn't doing the whole "livestream" thing this time around. This is leaving some people more hopeful that a new computer or phone will be announced, or maybe a new iPad . The company also announced new versions of its productivity apps, including Pages and Keynote, with support for the Apple Pencil.

Tech Moto G6 passes through TENAA filing, may launch in April
Author: 0 Moto G6 passes through TENAA filing, may launch in April

However, with moderate specs on both that front, it perhaps is safe to assume the specifications listed at TENAA refer to the G6. As reported by Android Authority , among the device information that has been revealed include a 5.6-inch display which likely will have an 18:9 aspect ratio.

Tech Sea of Thieves 'Death Cost' Gets Nixed Following Backlash
Author: 0 Sea of Thieves 'Death Cost' Gets Nixed Following Backlash

Due to the negative fan feedback, Rare has advised that it won't be implementing the Sea of Thieves Death Cost . For this PC Performance Analysis, we used an Intel i7 4930K (overclocked at 4.2Ghz) with 8GB RAM, AMD's Radeon RX580, NVIDIA's GTX980Ti and GTX690, Windows 10 64-bit and the latest version of the GeForce and Catalyst drivers.

Tech GMC Plans To Spread AT4 Spec Across Its Lineup
Author: 0 GMC Plans To Spread AT4 Spec Across Its Lineup

Then again, with the amount of tire-swallowing potholes now scattered around the Big Apple, a rugged truck like the Sierra AT4 could be the flawless vehicle for either off-road excursions or an especially bumpy commute. 2019 GMC Sierra AT4 . A locking rear differential equally distributes power to both rear wheels. A head-up display offers information including an inclinometer - showing fore and aft tilt, front tire angle, and left and right tilt - on the windshield.

Tech China: Ford and Alibaba Open Test Drive Vending Machine
Author: 0 China: Ford and Alibaba Open Test Drive Vending Machine

Till April 23, the consumers can sign up on the Tmall or Taobao mobile app, pick up the selected auto through an unmanned auto vending machine in the Center, and get a three-day test drive for full experience of the vehicle before they decide to make the purchase.

Tech Microsoft Edge browser debuts on iPad and Android tablets
Author: 0 Microsoft Edge browser debuts on iPad and Android tablets

Microsoft has today released an update to its Edge browser for iOS that makes it available to iPad users. The company hasn't included support for iOS 11 split screen yet, so you will not be able to run the browser alongside another app.

Tech Arizona governor halts Uber self-driving cars after fatal crash
Author: 0 Arizona governor halts Uber self-driving cars after fatal crash

Uber previously said it's pausing self-driving auto tests in every city following the incident that is believed to be the first known death caused by an autonomous vehicle operating on public roads. The governor of Arizona on Monday said he was suspending Uber's ability to test of self-driving cars on the state's roads following a fatal accident involving a pedestrian earlier this month.

Tech Google announces the first Chrome OS tablet: The Acer Chromebook Tab 10
Author: 0 Google announces the first Chrome OS tablet: The Acer Chromebook Tab 10

However, tablet sales in general have declined - even the iPad isn't the runaway success it was four or five years ago. Google is touting Chromebook tablets as "lightweight and durable" for use on trips with augmented reality experiences at museums and other exhibits through Expeditions AR .

Tech Federal Trade Commission confirms it's investigating Facebook
Author: 0 Federal Trade Commission confirms it's investigating Facebook

News outlets reported on the FTC investigation last week, but the FTC hadn't confirmed it until Monday. "As the chief law enforcement officers of our respective states, we place a priority on protecting user privacy, which has been repeatedly placed at risk because of businesses' failure to properly ensure those protections", reads the statement from the National Association of Attorney Generals.

Tech Huawei P20 full specs are out; retailer confirms with pricing
Author: 0 Huawei P20 full specs are out; retailer confirms with pricing

The leak also includes prices, with the Huawei P20 Pro listed as 899 euros (around $1,110/£800/AU$1,430), while the standard P20 is shown as 649 euros (roughly $805/£565/AU$1,040), and the P20 Lite is said to be 369 euros (around $450/£320/AU$580).

Tech Chrissy Teigen explains why she quit Snapchat
Author: 0 Chrissy Teigen explains why she quit Snapchat

Chrissy Teigen on Saturday tweeted that she's dropping Snapchat , citing a recent ad featuring Rihanna that made light of domestic violence and the widely maligned redesign for the social messaging and media app. Following both Rihanna's and Jenner's comments about leaving the app, Snap Inc. shares took a dive. Snapchat had previously issued a statement apologizing for the controversial ad, which was pulled after it made its rounds on the internet.

Tech Kanye West's pal Abloh takes over Louis Vuitton menswear
Author: 0 Kanye West's pal Abloh takes over Louis Vuitton menswear

Abloh is the founder of streetwear brand Off-White and Kanye West's creative director. In a statement , Mr. Abloh said "I find the heritage and creative integrity of the House are key inspirations and will look to reference them both while drawing parallels to modern times ".

Tech Low-Cost IPad May Be Unveiled at Next Weeks Education Event
Author: 0 Low-Cost IPad May Be Unveiled at Next Weeks Education Event

While the new laptops and iPads will cost much less than the current prices as well as possibly replacing them, the products will not be available for some time, said Bloomberg . That's according to a new report from Bloomberg . Is Apple Really Working On A Foldable iPhone? -Apple is rapidly expanding its self-driving auto testing.

Tech Apple's New Low-Cost iPads Aim for Market Share
Author: 0 Apple's New Low-Cost iPads Aim for Market Share

It can be remembered that according to the reports, the company wants its education-based tablet to compete on cost, that is to say, that some of Apple's more advanced technologies would likely not be involved. The company offers a software coding curriculum via the Swift Playgrounds app and sells interactive textbooks through its e-book store . Apple worked with community organizations like American Council of the Blind , the Cerebral Palsy Foundation , and the National Association ...

Tech Saudi: Yemen army targets King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh
Author: 0 Saudi: Yemen army targets King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh

A 4 November launch previously targeted King Khalid International Airport, showing the missiles had a range of over 1,000 kilometers (620 miles). Authorities reported no immediate casualties from the attack, which comes after the USA defense secretary last week urged Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during his visit to Washington to pursue "urgent efforts" to end Yemen's wrenching conflict.

Tech New Hurriyat chief's son joins terror group Hizbul
Author: 0 New Hurriyat chief's son joins terror group Hizbul

Meanwhile Jammu and Kashmir Police Chief SP Vaid has urged Hurriyat Chairman Sehrai to appeal his son and other local boys to shun guns and return to the families. He apprised the delegates as how excessive use of force by Indian forces against peaceful protestors has made life in Kashmir very miserable. If the development is confirmed, it will be perhaps for the first time in three decade long insurgency that the son of a senior separatist leader, who are often accused by mainstream ...

Tech BlackBerry to provide infotainment and security software to Jaguar Land Rover
Author: 0 BlackBerry to provide infotainment and security software to Jaguar Land Rover

The licensing deal with Tata Motors Ltd's JLR is the Canadian firm's latest in the automobile industry following agreements with Qualcomm Inc, Baidu Inc and Aptiv Plc. Blackberry's software QNX unit which makes computer systems on cars. "Together with BlackBerry engineers, we will be able to access the most dynamic and up-to-date software to ensure the highest security required for our connected vehicles".

Tech Spotify discovers two million users blocked ads for free
Author: 0 Spotify discovers two million users blocked ads for free

Spotify now boasts around 157m active users, just over half of which access the platform through the free, ad-supported version. Streaming music leader Spotify Technology SA on Tuesday filed for a direct listing of its shares. Were they to be included, illegal streamers would represent about 2.3 percent of its free users-a troubling share of its user base. The Swedish company was founded in 2008.

Tech Mayawati frustrated over RS poll defeat: BJP
Author: 0 Mayawati frustrated over RS poll defeat: BJP

The BSP leader, however, did not comment on whether the alliance with SP will continue stressing that it was a policy decision which will be taken only by party president Mayawati . Meanwhile, the Samajwadi Party said it had planned a function at the party headquarters here to celebrate the victory of its candidate Jaya Bachchan, but since the other candidate, Bhimrao Ambedkar (BSP) lost, party president Akhiliesh Yadav has cancelled it.

Tech Two militants holed up in south Kashmir killed in encounter
Author: 0 Two militants holed up in south Kashmir killed in encounter

Personnel from the Indian Army , the CRPF and J-K police engaged militants in the Dooru of Anantnag late on Friday evening following intelligence inputs regarding their presence in the area. Police has so far not been able to ascertain the identity of the terrorists gunned down. Meanwhile, authorities have suspended train service and snapped internet service in parts of South Kashmir .

Tech Information Commission staff search Cambridge Analytica offices
Author: 0 Information Commission staff search Cambridge Analytica offices

Last week, Facebook suspended the account of Cambridge Analytica , which ran data for President Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign, collecting more than 50 million Facebook users' private information without permission. Speaking to Channel 4 news, she said: "We need to get in there". The proceedings stem from claims over the harvesting of personal data - and whether it was used during Donald Trump's USA presidential campaign or the Brexit referendum.

Tech Facebook hit with four lawsuits in one week over Cambridge Analytica scandal
Author: 0 Facebook hit with four lawsuits in one week over Cambridge Analytica scandal

Earlier this week, India's Law and Information Technology Minster Ravi Shankar Prasad warned Facebook of "stringent" action for any attempt to influence polls through data theft, and threatened to summon CEO Mark Zuckerberg , if needed. "We're going to be even conservative on that", Zuckerberg told Laurie Segall on CNN . Zuckerberg attributes his silence to his focus on understanding "exactly what happened and how to make sure this doesn't happen again".

Tech Wall St set to open flat amid trade war fears
Author: 0 Wall St set to open flat amid trade war fears

The S&P 500 notched its worst week in more than two years Friday, as stocks continued to retreat while investors weigh the impact of tariffs and higher interest rates. Wall Street's three major indexes tumbled in late afternoon trading on Friday as investors shied away from risky bets going into the weekend while they braced for a potential US trade war with China.

Tech Jeanne Ives Concedes Stunningly Close Illinois Primary Race to Bruce Rauner
Author: 0 Jeanne Ives Concedes Stunningly Close Illinois Primary Race to Bruce Rauner

In 2016, as Clinton battled against Bernie Sanders for the Democratic nomination, Pritzker pumped millions of dollars into a pro-Clinton Super PAC. Pre-primary polls showed billionaire J.B. "That's what this campaign is gonna be all about and we're gonna make sure people know it". The Democratic front-runner has been advertising on television from almost the moment he announced his candidacy 11 months ago.

Tech Marjory Stoneman Douglas Students Required To Use Clear Backpacks
Author: 0 Marjory Stoneman Douglas Students Required To Use Clear Backpacks

The students quickly became the face of the anti-gun violence movement following the shooting in Parkland that killed 17 students and staffers on February 14. As they prepare for Saturday's "March for Our Lives" rallies in Washington and elsewhere calling for tighter regulations on guns, the students said they were still coping with the anxiety that comes with surviving a violent crime.

Tech Google Assistant Gets Payment Option Courtesy of Google Pay Integration
Author: 0 Google Assistant Gets Payment Option Courtesy of Google Pay Integration

Recipients will be notified instantly if they have Google Pay set up so they can cash out, or they'll get a note prompting them to set up Google Pay if they don't. Being able to quickly send or receive money is a must-have feature these days for a lot of people, and now Google Assistant users can do just that .