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Apple's unreleased gold iPhone X: in pictures | ZDNet

Apple made a gold iPhone X<p>Apple's filing with the FCC shows apparent gold iPhone X in photos from multiple angles, its included features, and …

Google's first mobile chip is an image processor hidden in the Pixel 2

The Pixel Visual Core is a big deal<p>One thing that Google left unannounced during its Pixel 2 launch event on October 4th is being revealed today: it’s called the Pixel Visual Core, and it is Google’s first custom system-on-a-chip (SOC) for consumer products. You can think of it as a very …

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Nokia’s legendary 3310 rumored to return at MWC

The Nokia 3310 is one of the most iconic cellphones of the early mobile age. It’s known for its nearly indestructible design, indefatigable battery life, and <i>Snake II</i> — and it might be making a modern-day comeback. The news comes from notable phone leaker Evan Blass, who reports over at <i>VentureBeat</i> …

New Bug Bounty Program Targets IoT Security

GeekPwn bug bounty program aims to collect Internet of Things security vulnerabilities, and highlight mistakes to vendors.<p>The Internet of Things, …

Information Security

Google is using machine learning to reduce the data needed for high-resolution images

The company says its techniques reduce data costs up to 75 percent per image<p>Last November, Google unveiled a prototype technology called RAISR that uses machine learning to make low-resolution images appear more detailed. Now, the company has begun the process of integrating RAISR with its online …

The hottest trend in education actually started in special-ed classrooms 40 years ago

They both have net worths in excess of a billion dollars, they both dropped out of Harvard, and they both support a buzzy form of education known as personalized learning.<p>Schools that believe in personalized use technology to tailor lesson plans to specific student needs and goals.<p>That can look …

Education

How Hacked Cameras Are Helping Launch The Biggest Attacks The Internet Has Ever Seen

Brian Krebs knows what it’s like to face intimidation from hackers. The independent reporter has had a SWAT team called to his house by subjects of his investigations. One sent threats via flowers shaped in a cross, the kind one orders for a funeral. But he’s never been on the wrong end of a …

What's the best work schedule for your age?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The moment you may have been dreading is here. Lazy summer days have come to an end, and more structured back-to-work or back-to-school schedules have commenced.<p>But will your new daily schedule be the healthiest for your brain and body?<p>Scientists have long known that you have an internal …

Teens

Una idea vaga que terminó cambiando el mundo

6 de agosto de 2016<p>Se dice que el éxito tiene muchos padres, pero el fracaso es huérfano. En el caso de la Web, posiblemente el mayor éxito en varios …

Solid State Memory Announcements Precede The Flash Memory Summit

Next week (August 8-11, 2016) is the 2016 Flash Memory Summit. There will be a number of announcements made at that event but several companies have already released news on products and technology that they will be talking about and demonstrating at the conference. We will look at a few of these …

Guasapear, guglear, tuit... ¿Qué palabras tecnológicas acepta la RAE?

Actualizado 27/05/2016 11:24:06CET<p>MADRID, 27 May. (EDIZIONES/Portaltic) -<p>Es más que probable que alguna vez te hayas puesto a escribir <b>“guasapear”,</b> …

Reduce eye strain when watching television at night with bias lighting

When working late into the night at your computer or binging your favorite TV show on Netflix, you've likely experienced some form of eye strain. Your eyes get scratchy and dry, you experience blurred vision, and you might even get a slight headache.<p>Surprisingly, fighting eye strain and improving …

Raspberry Pi 3 arrives with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth baked in

The third serving of Raspberry Pi is here, with added ingredients.<p>For $35 -- the same price as its predecessor -- the Raspberry Pi 3 has added Wi-Fi in the form of 802.11n, as well as Bluetooth 4.1, according to a blog post Monday. The addition of Wi-Fi means you don't need to rely on an Ethernet …

Why Dressing for Success Leads to Success

New research shows that when workers wear nicer clothes, they achieve more<p>Dress better, work better?<p>A number of recent studies suggest that dressing up for work in a suit or blazer could do wonders for an employee’s productivity, whether going into a negotiation, making a sales call or even …

WhatsApp to end support for BlackBerry, Nokia, and other older operating systems by the end of 2016

WhatsApp is to cease support for a number of operating systems by the end of 2016, the company announced yesterday.<p>With Android and iOS dominating the smartphone realm, and Microsoft’s Windows Phone / Windows 10 Mobile still clinging on, the Facebook-owned company has revealed it will end support …

Las escuelas más innovadoras del mundo: la revolución educativa empieza aquí

La revolución educativa no empieza mirando constantemente a Finlandia, el país de referencia por sus buenos resultados en los informes PISA. El …

Google Chrome will drop SPDY support on May 15, 2016

Google today announced it will drop support for SPDY on May 15, 2016 (the company’s previous timeline was “early 2016“). SPDY, which is not an acronym but just a short version of the word “speedy,” is a protocol — developed primarily at Google — to improve browsing by forcing SSL encryption for all …

Qualcomm's new 'gigabit' LTE modem is ludicrously fast, but Wi-Fi beware

We ask a lot of our phones today — video streaming, video calling, virtual reality — and we expect the network to keep up. The problem: There's only …

Wi-Fi

Global PC Shipments Drop to Lowest Since 2008

The past holiday season wasn’t enough to lift the ever-declining sales of personal computers.<p>Worldwide shipments of PCs declined in the fourth …

Windows 10 Vs Windows 8 Vs Windows 7: What's The Difference?

Windows 10 launched on July 29th and has already been downloaded over 14 million times. But why? Microsoft’s decision to make Windows 10 free plays a big part (especially given warnings to wait) but it is also just the tip of the iceberg.<p>So let’s weigh up the main differences between Windows 10, …

How New Technology Is Helping A University Grow A World-Class Digital Campus

To remain competitive and agile, universities across the world are building digital campuses. Also known as e-campuses, these cloud-based, online platforms improve the quality and accessibility of educational resources, expanding the geographic scope of universities and increasing the number of …

Why Businesses Are Taking IT Infrastructure To The Cloud

Doubled in three years. Expected to almost triple in the next four. That’s the rate of spending on cloud computing as momentum continues to grow. According to a Goldman Sachs report published in January 2015<b>,</b> <b></b>spending on cloud computing platforms and infrastructure is projected to increase to $43 …

Free Apps With Ads May Be Killing Your Phone's Battery And Data Plan

Mobile users know the drill when it comes to free apps—decline to pay anything, and you’re likely going to be peppered with tap-through ads and auto-play videos periodically to offset your activity. It’s a trade-off that can be annoying but in many cases still feel worth the cash you’re saving on a …

Apps

Home Depot blames security breach on Windows, senior executives given new MacBooks and iPhones

Earlier this week, The Wall Street Journal published an in-depth look at The Home Depot’s recent security breach of its payment data systems, in which 56 million credit card accounts and 53 million email addresses of customers were compromised. A root cause of the security breach: a Windows …