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Wrong House Demolished After Google Maps Misrepresentation

03/28/2016, Do you think that we rely on technology a wee bit too much, especially when it comes to navigation? When was the last time you drove without relying on the likes of Waze to get you to your destination in a familiar place, simply because you do not trust...

BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition Available For Pre-Order

03/28/2016, What makes the BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition so special? For starters, this happens to be the world’s first Ubuntu tablet, and it is now available for pre-orders to the masses, as it brings together not only PCs but also mobile devices to boot. This...

Facebook Apologizes For Safety Check Bug

03/28/2016, Facebook has stepped forward to issue an apology concerning a bug that it discovered in its Safety Check alert system. This came after such an alert system dispatched notifications falsely to check if folks were all right after the deadly Easter Sunday...

Surface Book Gets A $100 Discount

03/28/2016, Microsoft has received a lot of praise for its first notebook and the product appears to have done well in the market as well. In order to give people an incentive to purchase its notebook instead of those from its competitors, Microsoft has decided to...

iOS 9.3 Also Crashes iPhone 6s, 6s Plus

03/27/2016, It looks like iOS 9.3, having been released a week or so ago, has not been all that plain sailing after all. Those who are rocking to an iPhone 6s or an iPhone 6s Plus with iOS 9.3 installed would find that selected apps simply do not run well at all, or...

New Phone Buyers Might Need To Register With Personal ID

03/27/2016, It looks like purchasing a new handset might get a wee bit more complicated than just having an exchange in money or swiping a credit card. Jackie Speier, a California Congresswoman, has proposed a new bill which will make it compulsory for new phone...

Microsoft Apologizes For Its Racist AI Chatbot

03/27/2016, As part of an experiment on conversational understanding for artificial intelligence, Microsoft recently introduced an AI chatbot called Tay. The chatbot was linked up to Twitter and people could tweet at it to get a response. It didn’t take more...

Interactive Live Tiles For Windows 10 Might Be Unveiled Soon

03/27/2016, Live Tiles are an essential part of the Windows user experience and it appears that Microsoft is set to improve them in a big way. Over the years, the company has made several updates to make Live Tiles more useable but the next update might be the...

Surface Hub Begins To Ship

03/25/2016, It looks like patience is definitely a virtue, as Microsoft has started to ship its Surface Hub meeting room machines – at long last, after experiencing a delay after its pre-order as well. These are videoconferencing and white-boarding devices,...

Nik Collection Is Free For All To Use

03/25/2016, Google has grown to be a company so large, that they more or less are able to gobble up any other smaller companies with cool technologies without having to go through the tedium of research and development. In fact, many other companies also do so in the...

Microsoft Will Soon Release Universal Skype App For Windows 10

03/24/2016, Last year Microsoft discontinued the touch Skype app for Windows 8 and made separate messaging and video calling applications for Windows 10. Many users questioned why didn’t it just come out with a universal Skype app for Windows 10. Microsoft has...

Pre-Order iPhone SE And New iPad Pro Starting Today

03/24/2016, Apple’s new products are available for pre-order starting today. Interested customers can pre-order iPhone SE and the new 9.7 inch iPad Pro, both products were unveiled by Apple at its event on March 21st. The new products are going to be released...

OS X 10.11.4 Update Causing Some iMessage, FaceTime Login Problems

03/23/2016, Whenever a software update has been made available, it’s always good news since it means that problems are addressed, there are security improvements, and sometimes even new features. Unfortunately from time to time software updates actually end up...