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Addresses & Numbers In Gmail & Inbox Will Be Clickable Links

09/18/2017, When you sent links in emails, generally they are clickable when you receive them. However in the case of addresses, phone numbers, or contacts, that might differ from email service provider to the app that you are using. Now if you are a Gmail or Inbox...

Google Announces ‘Tez’, A Mobile Payments App For India

09/18/2017, When it comes to mobile payments services, Google already has Android Pay which relies on smartphones sporting NFC technology to help facilitate payments. However over in India, Google has decided to launch a different mobile payments platform called Tez...

China’s Bitcoin Crackdown Continues

09/18/2017, China isn’t taking too kindly to digital currency. Weeks after banning the controversial initial coin offerings after classifying them as illegal means of funding, it’s continuing its crackdown on the most popular digital currency out there....

Satellites Can Predict Malaria Outbreaks Months Before It Happens

09/17/2017, Recently we’ve seen how researchers are using technology such as AI to detect Alzheimer’s early on, as early as 10 years, so it doesn’t really come as a surprise to learn that technology is also being used to detect disease outbreaks way before they...

These Sniffer Dogs Can Be Used To Detect Hidden Data Devices

09/17/2017, When going to an airport, it isn’t uncommon to see sniffer dogs walking about. This is to help sniff out anyone who might be trying to smuggle things like explosives or drugs onto planes (in addition to security screening systems). However it seems that...

Instagram Makes Changes To The Way Autoplay Videos Are Handled

09/17/2017, Instagram introduced autoplaying videos a while ago, but one of things that Instagram did back then to prevent autoplay videos from being annoying is that it muted it by default. This means that users would have to tap on a video to turn on the sound,...

TEAMOSA Uses Ultrasonic Extraction To Brew The Perfect Cup Of Tea

09/17/2017, Did you know that when it comes to making tea that it involves more than just pouring boiling water over tea leaves and then just drinking it? For the tea connoisseur, this is pretty obvious because if you did not know, different types of teas can be...

Researchers Develop AI That Can Detect Alzheimer’s Early

09/17/2017, While a full on cure for Alzheimer’s has yet to be discovered, researchers are making progress when it comes to early detection. This will allow patients to seek out treatment that can help slow down the effects of the disease, or at least give them...

Chinese Tech Behemoth Tried To Acquire Spotify This Year

09/17/2017, Spotify’s preference of staying independent is no secret. If the company wanted to be acquired by someone it would have found a lot of suitors. According to a new report, it actually had to rebuff a potential suitor with very deep pockets. The...

Sketchy iOS Antivirus Apps Booted From App Store

09/17/2017, There has been an abundance of sketchy virus scanning apps on the iOS App Store for quite some time now and Apple is finally clamping down on these low-quality apps. The company has updated its developer app review guidelines for iOS. The new guidelines...

Nike Unveils Basketball Jerseys With Built-In NFC Connectivity

09/17/2017, With pretty much everything getting “smarter” these days, we suppose it was only a matter of time when our clothes got smarter as well. We’ve seen quite a few examples launched in the past, but Nike is hoping to take it mainstream by launching...

Watch This Musician Rock Out With His Robot Bandmates

09/17/2017, There are plenty of tasks that robots are obviously ideal for, but there are some tasks or jobs that some might argue robots can’t necessarily replace humans, such as art-related jobs where creativity might not be a robot’s strong suit, but it...

Google Chrome Will Block Autoplay Videos Starting In 2018

09/17/2017, It used to be that if you wanted to play a video, you’d have to click it to play it. However these days there seems to be a trend in which quite a few websites will play videos the minute it loads the page, meaning that if you have multiple tabs open,...