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2 days ago

Apps

Every once in a while, an app like Unroll.me pops into the spotlight to remind us that we all tend to authorize a lot of apps to access our email and social media accounts without much thought. Sometimes, as in the case of Unroll.me, those apps get busy selling off our data. Now’s a good…

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4 days ago

News

(Yicai Global) April 21 — Beggars in Jinan in China’s eastern province of Shandong use QR codes, the technology used by Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.’s Alipay and Tencent Holdings Ltd.’s WeChat Wallet, in hopes of getting money transferred to them by passersby with smartphones. One panhandler in Jinan’s Wangfu Chizi held a basket with a…

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6 days ago

Career

In our coverage of the jobs market in the United States and beyond, it’s become apparent that those with skills in the realm of technology are in pretty good shape when it comes to finding work—now and in the foreseeable future. But which jobs in the industry provide the best pay overall, equity aside? To…

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6 days ago

Digital Living

If you’re crass and materialistic like me in my better moments, I’m sure you’ve wondered what it’d be like to be the child of the richest man in the world. And Bill Gates is the cofounder of one of the biggest tech corporations on the planet. Surely his kids live in a tech version of that enormous…

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2 weeks ago

Android

A broad array of Android phones are vulnerable to attacks that use booby-trapped Wi-Fi signals to achieve full device takeover, a researcher has demonstrated. The vulnerability resides in a widely used Wi-Fi chipset manufactured by Broadcom and used in both iOS and Android devices. Apple patched the vulnerability with Monday’s release of iOS 10.3.1. “An…

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2 weeks ago

Software

A new study published by the data science team at Hired, a jobs marketplace for tech workers, shows why it’s becoming harder for software engineers to afford life in San Francisco, even while they make more money than their peers elsewhere in the U.S. and the world. Based on 280,000 interview requests and job offers…

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3 weeks ago

News

In order to create a decidedly more inclusive culture of entertainment, Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage, Marriyum Aurangzeb has announced the establishment of Children Entertainment Authority. The new authority, to be placed under the information ministry, is aimed at providing an atmosphere of safe, and more meaningful, media viewing for children. Ms Aurangzeb…

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3 weeks ago

Digital Living

People are (rightfully) freaking out about their privacy as the Senate voted to let internet providers share your private data with advertisers. While it’s important to protect your privacy, it doesn’t mean that you should sign up to a VPN service and tunnel all your internet traffic through VPN servers. A VPN doesn’t make you…

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4 weeks ago

Offbeat

It seems that Emirates Airline is all set to launch another game changer, if we are to believe the Dubai-based airline. One of the world’s leading airlines just unveiled plans for a commercial aircraft with jaw dropping – almost unbelievable – facilities. On Friday midnight, Emirates took to Twitter to announce its plans to launch the world’s…

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4 weeks ago

Software

Google launched a new site that brings all its open source projects under one roof, the company announced Tuesday. The new Google Open Source website includes information on how the company uses, releases, and supports open source. Source codes are available to users, allowing them to study, change, or distribute the software. While Google has…

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