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Google’s VirusTotal Can Now Scan Firmware For Malware

01/29/2016, We’re not sure how many of you guys knew this, but Google has a subsidiary company in the form of VirusTotal. It is a website that lets users upload files so that it will be able to scan for all kinds of malware, so the next time you have a file you...

Jolla Tablet Gets Closure

01/28/2016, Earlier this year, we brought you word that not all Jolla tablet backers will be on the receiving end of a Jolla tablet, no thanks to the company running into financial difficulties. However, this does mean that some Jolla tablet backers will receive the...

Flooded Areas Spotted By Social Media Data, Machine-Learning

01/28/2016, It seems that a new kind of machine-learning algorithm that works in tandem with social media and remote sensing, has managed to successfully identify flooded areas, all without the need to fall back on the use of satellites. This is definitely a...

Microsoft Edge Could Be Storing Your Private Browsing Data

01/28/2016, Most, if not all, browsers these days offer a private browsing mode. This comes in handy in households where the computer is shared by multiple people and you don’t want to have your personal information saved in the main browser, like usernames and...

iPad Air 3 To Sport 4K Display [Rumor]

01/28/2016, Right now the iPad Pro is iPad with the highest resolution display at 2732×2048. This is versus the iPad Air 2 and the iPad mini 4, both of which sport resolutions of 2048×1536. However if the rumors are to be believed, the iPad Air 3 could take...

iPad Pro’s Smart Connector Can Be Used To Update Firmware

01/28/2016, While the iPad Pro does come with the Lightning port, which is typical of all iOS products, it also sports a Smart Connector which can be used to connect accessories, which at the moment is pretty much limited to both the Smart Keyboard and Logitech’s...

Activists Say Yahoo Japan Sold 12 Tonnes of Elephant Ivory

01/27/2016, Yahoo Japan is certainly quite an interesting entity, having sold some cool stuff in the past before such as a thirst-quenching Yahoo-branded drink as well as a genetic test kit in the past. This time around, however, things do not seem to look too good...

AI Triumphs Over Human Go Champion

01/27/2016, Chess and computers tend to be bosom buddies, especially since chess is a complex game that has billions of moves and outcomes, which is definitely something that computers love to do – crunch numbers, so much so that matches between a human and a...

Microsoft Introduces Cloud Store Options For Office

01/27/2016, It looks like the folks over at Microsoft are about to make their Office online and mobile services all the more versatile, with the introduction of Dropbox and Box integration. This is certainly a step in the right direction to say the least, especially...

iPad Air 3 Rumored For March

01/27/2016, Several days ago, it was suggested by KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo that we could be looking at a H1 2016 launch of the iPad Air 3. Turns out Kuo might be right because according to the folks at 9to5Mac, they have heard from their sources that Apple...

Starry Set To Deliver Broadband To Your Home, Wirelessly

01/27/2016, Now here is an idea – Starry Internet, the brainchild of Chet Kanojia, intends to take over every single aspect of your broadband service through the implementation of millimeter wave technology. In other words, your broadband service that is...

Viber Windows 10 App Still Being Developed

01/27/2016, It was back in April last year that Microsoft announced that Viber will soon be launching a universal app for Windows 10. Microsoft’s latest OS has been out for a few months now and even though we’re now in the new year there’s no word...

Safari On iOS And OS X Seem To Be Crashing Today

01/27/2016, It seems that for some strange reason, iOS and OS X users are reporting that today, their Safari app on either platform seems to be crashing out of the blue. For iOS users, some report that just by tapping the URL bar in the app will cause it to crash,...

Waze Transport SDK Announced

01/26/2016, Ridesharing services are certainly one of the catalysts in many economies worldwide these days, and it looks like Waze would like to take advantage of the situation by the launch of the Waze Transport SDK (software development kit) which will allow...