Marc Denomme

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Google's privacy policy challenged in Europe

French-led legal attack could lead to fines, restrictions across EU<p>Google says it merged its myriad privacy policies in March 2012 for the sake of …

Apple Approves Microsoft’s SkyDrive 3.0 iOS App Update

In December last year, Apple refused to approve any updates to SkyDrive app for iOS, as Microsoft allowed SkyDrive users to purchase paid storage …

Dark matter hints detected in space station experiment

Extra positrons detected by AMS may be caused by dark matter collisions<p>An artist's concept shows the location of the AMS experiment, launched in …

HTC First Facebook-Centric UI Gets Exposed Before Launch

Can’t wait to set your eyes on tomorrow’s Android-centric Facebook announcement? If not, <i>evleaks</i> has your spoiler fix, including a first look at the …

New clues into the existence of dark matter

For Chris Hadfield and other astronauts aboard the International Space Station, the high-energy particles that come flying at them from deep space and pass through their equipment and their bodies like subatomic bullets are a hazard and a menace.<p>For scientists, they are cosmic gold.<p>Now researchers …

Happy 40th! Read the secret history of the cellphone right here

The cellphone is celebrating its 40th birthday. More exactly, it was on April 3, 1973, that a senior engineer at Motorola made what is believed to have been the first call over a cellular network on a phone that happened to weigh 1.1 kilograms. Here are some other key milestones in the history and …

iPhone 5

Is Bitcoin currency safe? Maybe, but think of it as a commodity

When government interference threatens the integrity of your savings – as happened March 16 in Cyprus when President Nicos Anastasiades announced stealing from all citizens' bank accounts would cure the country's banking ills – you might lose a bit of faith in fiat currency, vulnerable as it is to …

Bitcoin

Why little dogs outlive big dogs

<b>By Charles Choi</b><b><br>LiveScience</b><p>Big dogs apparently die younger mainly because they age more quickly, researchers say.<p>These new findings could help unravel the biological links between growth and mortality, the scientists added.<p>Normally, across species, larger mammals live longer than their smaller …

Why Canadians are turned off by traditional TV providers

Two years ago, I broke off a long but unsatisfactory relationship with my TV provider. For nearly a decade, I paid my monthly bills, but I had finally become fed up and, looking around, realized I had other options. I joined a small but growing group of Canadians who had given up on conventional …

Why big dogs die young

Larger dogs age faster, more prone to cancer<p>Small dogs have an average life span of about 10 to 14 years, while larger dogs may live only five to …

WhatsApp Reportedly in Talks with Google for $1B Acquisition?

More rumours point to WhatsApp once again being in talks to be acquired, this time according to a report from <i>Digital Trends</i> (via <i>AppleInsider</i>). The …

TV’s new world: How cable companies plan to keep pace

Television distributors are tweaking their business strategies to compete against a plethora of competitors as content becomes increasingly available in the online world.<p>Consumers are demanding more control over what they watch. There is pent-up demand for slimmer TV packages and niche content of …

Televisions

Future Shop, Best Buy Sale: 20% Off All iTunes Cards Over $50

If you’ve been waiting for an iTunes Card sale, head over to Future Shop and Best Buy as both companies currently are offering 20% off all cards …

App Store

BlackBerry Q10 pre-order now available from several carriers

So it certainly looks like the BlackBerry Q10 will be available in Canada by the end of the month. TELUS has just posted a ‘pre-order’ page on their …

iPad 5 Rumoured to Enter Production in July-August [Digitimes]

A new report seems to deny rumours of an April launch of the iPad 5. <i>Digitimes</i> has learned that Apple will start production of the next generation …

Older iOS 6 SHSH Blobs Saved in Cydia Have Become Unusable

If you have saved your SHSH blobs for iOS 6.0-iOS 6.1.2 in Cydia for later downgrading, Saurik has bad news for you: the TSS data Cydia saved for iOS …

EA wins Consumerist's Worst Company in America poll for second year in a row

Publishing giant Electronic Arts defended its title of "Worst Company in America," making it the first company to earn a repeat victory of the dubious honor in The Consumerist's annual poll.<p>EA managed to secure an even wider margin of victory in defeating the same not-quite-as-hated company it beat …

Xbox 720 Rumour Roundup: May 21 Announcement, x86 Chip, No Backwards Compatibility http://bit.ly/ZgBszK

Talk of market mania as Bitcoin digital currency surges past $200

The Bitcoin phenomenon is rapidly turning into a full-fledged mania.<p>The four-year-old digital currency, which was valued below 10 U.S. cents in mid-2010, climbed above $200 Tuesday and at one point reached $240. That's a huge jump from $13 at the start of the year.<p>The trigger is renewed worries …

Cryptocurrency

Removal Of AppGratis Marks The Start Of An App Store Crackdown [Report]

Apple removed app discovery application AppGratis from the App Store earlier this week for violating its App Store Review Guidelines, a measure that …

Apps

BlackBerry Tops iPhone and Android … In a “Don’t Want” Poll

Here’s a novel way of polling consumer sentiment in the smartphone market: Don’t ask people which handset they prefer to use; ask them which one they …