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How to go 'Incognito' on your web browser, and what it means

Just don't confuse incognito mode with "true" privacy!<p>Author:<p>Published<p>in Privacy, Web Browsers 17<p>Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera… …

How Apple Plans to Devalue the Internet

<i>TL/DR:</i><p><i>Apple’s struggle to provide big-data services like the AIs recently presented by Google and Facebook have led to concerns that Apple could be</i> …

Apple Takes Bigger Bite Of Xiaomi's Smartphone Market In China

Is there no end to Apple's “greatness”?<p>From December to February 2015, the latest number for smartphone sales in China has Apple’s market share rising to 27.6% from the 25% in the November to January period, according to consumer research firm Kantar Worldpanel.<p>The survey of 15,000 urban …

Mobile

Philippines dismisses China concerns over South China Sea military repairs | Reuters

MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines dismissed concerns by China over its plan to repair military facilities in South China Sea, a foreign ministry spokesman said on Saturday, insisting Manila has sovereign rights over territories in the disputed areas.<p>Members of the Philippine marines are …

China

Iran, powers struggle to overcome disputes in push for nuclear deal | Reuters

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - The foreign ministers of France and Germany joined the top U.S. and Iranian diplomats on Saturday to help break an impasse in nuclear negotiations as major powers and Iran closed in on a two- or three-page accord that could form the basis of a long-term deal.<p>The …

South Asia

Intel considers $10B-plus acquisition of programmable chip maker Altera, report says

Intel is reportedly in talks to buy Altera, a programmable chip maker that is valued at $10.4 billion in the stock market, the Wall Street Journal reported.<p>We’ve reached out to Altera and Intel for comment; both declined to comment. But a combination could make sense, as Intel has been looking into …

TransAsia plane's black box reveals the moments before fatal crash

Taiwan authorities release the preliminary reading of TransAsia Flight GE235's black box recording as death toll climbs to 35<p>The final moments of the TransAsia Flight GE235 were revealed yesterday as black box recordings showed both of the plane's engines stalled before it crashed into Taipei's …

Airplanes