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Lytro Shutting Down, Employees Moving To Google

03/27/2018, It was first reported last week that light field camera maker Lytro was being acquired by Google. While the internet search giant hasn’t made that announcement yet, Lytro confirmed today in a post on its blog that it’s going to start winding...

James Webb Space Telescope Launch Delayed

03/27/2018, There’s some bad news for those who have been following NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope project. It’s the successor to the Hubble telescope that has been at the center of many a discovery up in space. It’s going to be 100x more...


Malaysia Proposes Law That Makes Spreading Fake News Illegal

03/27/2018, Fake news is a problem and while cutting off the source is obviously a good way to start, it would simply be impossible as anyone with a blog or social media account can simply post it again. This means that another way to go about dealing it would be to...

Netflix Acquires Rights To Live-Action ‘Carmen Sandiego’ Movie

03/27/2018, If you grew up in the early days of computing, there might be a video game franchise called “Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?” (also known as Carmen Sandiego) that you might be familiar with. The franchise has been expanded to include a cartoon...

Foxconn Announces That They Will Be Acquiring Belkin

03/26/2018, Foxconn is a name that some might think of when it comes to manufacturing iPhones. Belkin on the other hand is a brand that some might associate with smartphone accessories, such as cables, cases, chargers and so on. Now it looks like both companies will...

Google Begins Rolling Out Mobile-First Indexing In Search

03/26/2018, These days thanks to our smartphones constantly being on our person all the time, we are starting to see a shift in the way we do certain things. For example shopping which used to be done on the desktop is starting to become more common on mobile...

Jimmy Iovine Thinks iTunes Music Sales Will ‘Inevitably’ End

03/26/2018, It has been rumored for a couple of years that Apple could be looking to eventually phase out iTunes music downloads. The company has denied such claims many times, but could the iTunes music download model eventually be replaced? That’s what Apple...

Family Guy To Get World Of Warcraft Themed Episode This Week

03/26/2018, If you love all things Warcraft-related, you’ll be very pleased to learn that Family Guy will be airing a special World of Warcraft themed episode this coming Sunday. This has been confirmed on the Family Guy Twitter account where the episode is...

Microsoft’s Bans Offensive Language On Xbox Live, Skype

03/26/2018, It seems that the next time you use Microsoft’s Xbox Live or Skype services, you’ll want to make sure you check what you say because in an updated policy (via MobileSyrup), it looks like Microsoft wants to cut down on users using offensive language...

FCC Confirms Plan To Deter Carriers From Using Chinese Equipment

03/26/2018, It was reported last week that the FCC could propose a new plan to block federal subsidies for carriers that use network equipment from Chinese manufacturers like Huawei and ZTE. FCC chairman Ajit Pai has sent out a statement today confirming the report....

Jimmy Iovine Thinks Music Streaming Services Are Too Similar

03/26/2018, When it comes to choosing a music streaming platform, how do you make your decision? Admittedly it’s a bit hard because for the most part, music streaming services are almost identical in their offerings since they have signed licensing deals with the...