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Opera Now Comes With Native Ad Blocking Features

03/10/2016, When it comes to ad blocking, it used to be that users had to download a third-party app or a browser extension. However these days we are starting to see companies such as Mozilla, Samsung, and even ASUS offer up native ad blocking capabilities. Now for...

Google Participates In Facebook’s Open Compute Project

03/09/2016, It looks like yet another tech heavyweight, Internet search giant Google, has decided to jump aboard the Open Compute Project bandwagon that was kicked off by Facebook, after showing off their intention with the submission of a 48-volt rack design. Not...

Project Rigel Delivers Skype Experience To Meeting Rooms

03/09/2016, Just as how businesses evolve with the times, picking up upgrades in terms of hardware as well as services offered, so too, should software move along in tandem. The traditional meeting rooms in the business world tend to feature a single projector or...

You Can Soon Turn Off Live Video Notifications On Facebook

03/09/2016, It looks like Facebook will soon enable one to turn off all Live Video notifications, so that you remain undisturbed if you want to. Do take note that Live videos will still remain atop your News Feed though. Of course, it remains to be seen how many...

Polaris Loads Web Pages Faster Than Ever Before

03/09/2016, Have you ever felt like banging your smartphone on the table or simply throwing it furiously on the floor simply because it takes just about forever to load a website, and you know that it is because of the connection you’re one? Well, such days of...

Google’s AI Wins First Match Against Go World Champion

03/09/2016, AlphaGo, Google Deepmind’s very powerful artificial intelligence, has won its first match against the world champion of Go, Lee Sedol. The world champ is going to play a series of five matches against the AI, the first of which has been won by the...

Android ‘N’ Developer Preview Released

03/09/2016, There were rumors floating around that Google might release the developer preview of the next major Android update today and now it has. The next major Android update doesn’t have a name just yet, Google’s calling it Android “N”...

Microsoft Tests App That Unlocks Windows 10 PCs Via Bluetooth

03/09/2016, If you find it a chore to manually enter your password every time you log out of your Windows 10 PC then Microsoft has just the thing for you. It appears that the company is testing a new version of its Authenticator app which will enable users to unlock...

AI To Identify Terrorists Based On The ‘V’ Signs They Make

03/09/2016, If you’ve seen the videos posted by terrorists, many of them tend to hide behind masks and cover themselves up pretty heavily in order to prevent themselves from being identified. Some, like Jihadi John, have become more identifiable through his accent...

NVIDIA Driver Update Pulled After User Complaints

03/08/2016, Updates are usually welcome because they bring to the table improvements, bug fixes, optimizations, and so on. However sometimes updates can cause trouble, as is the case with the latest NVIDIA GeForce driver 364.47 which NVIDIA has since pulled due to...

Facebook Could Detect Popular Slangs Before They Be So

03/08/2016, With so many users on Facebook (to the tune of 1.59 billion monthly active users), you can be sure that this is a large enough sample pool for the social network company to draw upon when it comes to detecting purchase patterns, usage patterns, and even...

Google Street View Makes South African Safari Accessible To Everyone

03/08/2016, I remember talking to some retired folk close to a couple of decades ago, and they did mention that there is no longer any more need to travel the world since you can view all of those amazing places right from the comfort of your living room through the...

Mid-2010 MacBook Pros Now Marked As Obsolete

03/08/2016, If you bought a MacBook Pro in mid-2010, you might be interested to learn that both the 15-inch and 17-inch models have now been marked as obsolete by Apple, along with the early 2009 Xserve. That being said, we suppose given that the laptops are now 6...

Watch Teens React To Windows 95

03/08/2016, Windows 95 was released more than 20 years ago. It has since been succeeded by a bunch of Windows versions, but safe to say that it was really Windows 95 that kicked off the whole Start Menu design that we’ve all come to know and love today. Now if...