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WhatsApp will continue to support Android 2.3 until 2020

As a side effect of the version fragmentation that Android suffers from, even the latest apps tend to support Android versions a few years old. For …

Technology

Court Grants Subpoenas to Unmask 'TVAddons' and 'ZemTV' Operators

Earlier this month we broke the news that third-party Kodi add-on ZemTV and the TVAddons library were being sued in a federal court in Texas.<p>In a …

Privacy

Uber adds tipping for drivers

Uber will now let riders tip drivers, addressing one of the most contentious features of its app amid turmoil within the company.<p>The ride-hailing …

Uber

Payload Specialist Astronaut Bio: Ilan Ramon 5/04

<b>ILAN RAMON (COLONEL, ISRAEL AIR FORCE)<br>PAYLOAD SPECIALIST</b><p><b>PERSONAL DATA:</b> Born June 20,1954 in Tel Aviv, Israel. Died on February 1, 2003 over the …

History of Science

You Will Find Out About Beyoncé's Twins When & How Beyoncé Wants You To

Over the weekend, it happened. Or, at least, we <i>think</i> it happened. Beyoncé has given birth to twins. For now, the world waits in anticipation until we hear the news from Beyoncé herself.<p>For someone so wildly famous, Beyoncé keeps masterful control over the way information about her public and …

Beyoncé

Apple's top-secret iPhone plan leaked, and it's truly revolutionary

Apple's health plans haven't been entirely new and the latest report just gives a boost to its future agendas.<p>Apple is known for its innovation and …

Apple

Facebook is finally letting you put GIFs in comments

30 years after the creation of the whimsical animated image, Facebook is finally letting its users put GIFs into Facebook comments.<p>Used as a way to express one's self without explicitly doing so verbally, GIFs have become a popular form of conversation. With Facebook finally adding it, it marks one …

Facebook

Here's Everything We Know So Far About the "Pretty Little Liars" Finale

The two-hour finale airs at 8 pm on June 27 on Freeform.<p>Can you believe that after seven years of lies, secrets, and stomach-turning plot twists,</i> …

TV

How Bad Data Alters Machine Learning Results

Machine learning models tested on single sources of data can prove inaccurate when presented with new sources of information.<p>The effectiveness of …

Machine Learning

Constructing India and Campaigning in the Banlieues: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing

The highlights from seven days of reading about the world<p><b>U</b><b>rban Dreams</b><br>Rollo Romig | <i>California Sunday</i><br>“The three titans of India at its mo­ment of independence had divergent visions of the country’s urban future. Mohandas Gandhi insisted that ‘the true Indian civilization is in the Indian villages.’ …

Andhra Pradesh

Apple dips after report that future iPhone modems could lag rivals

(Reuters) - Shares of Apple Inc (AAPL.O) fell more than 3 percent on Friday after Bloomberg News reported that iPhones launched later this year will use modem chips with slower download speeds than some rival smartphones.<p>Apple is widely expected to upgrade its iPhone this year, which marks the …

Apple

How Listening To Music While Walking Puts Kids At Risk

Whether your kid is walking, bicycling, or driving, his or her smartphone could contribute to a crash, according to a literature review of 11 studies …

Politicians can see who their voters are with this new Facebook update

Facebook is digging fingers deeper into the political pie but this time, the new features are geared largely toward politicians, not voters. On Wednesday, the social media platform shared a video detailing new civic engagement features that allow politicians to see which users actually live in the …

Facebook

2017 Team Collaboration Survey - Post

<i>June 2, 2017</i><p>Enterprises strategizing on mobility today, including for internal collaboration, don't have the luxury of learning as they go. Tony …

Frost & Sullivan

Man who claimed wife 'jumped on knife' found guilty of murder

A Sydney man who told police his wife had killed herself by jumping on a knife has been found guilty of her murder.<p>Gavin John De Beyer in early 2016 …

Crime

Trump supporter pepper-sprayed at Cal sues for $23 million

A woman who was pepper-sprayed when a protest against right-wing provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos turned violent at UC Berkeley in early February has filed a $23 million lawsuit against the university and other entities and individuals, including Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-San Francisco.<p>Attorneys for Kiara …

San Francisco Bay Area

Taiwan's HTC says virtual reality headset will be compatible with Apple's new OS

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwanese consumer electronics maker HTC Corp on Tuesday said its virtual reality (VR) headset will be compatible with Apple Inc's High Sierra operating system (OS), which is scheduled for release later this year.<p>HTC's Vive headset works in conjunction with Valve's SteamVR …

Virtual Reality

A Prince musical is set to come to the UK

A Prince musical is set to tour the UK in honour of the late legend.<p>The creators behind the Michael Jackson themed musical Thriller Live are the …

Prince

A Prince musical is coming to the UK

<b>The show will include hits like ‘Raspberry Beret’, ‘When Doves Cry’ and ‘Purple Rain’.</b>Prince’s greatest hits will be brought to the stage for a new …

Music

The Canada150 Quiz Countdown trivia test: Day 123!

Who was the first prime minister to address the nation via the radio? If you know, you could win today’s prize!<p>Canada is big—we’re the second-biggest …

Personal Information

‘Migrants claiming to be minors may be adults’

STOCKHOLM: A Swedish government agency said on Tuesday medical examinations suggest that some asylum seekers in Sweden who claim to be minors could …

Refugees

ATO tax fraud: Former Obeid lawyer Sevag Chalabian 'received $24 million extortion payment'

The former lawyer for Eddie Obeid has been implicated in an extraordinary alleged tax fraud scheme, named as the owner of a company trust fund that …

Corruption

Genesys Differentiates with Blended AI Approach

“Meet Kate. Kate is unique. She is not your average girl. She is genuine in everything she does. Her loyalty is phenomenal and you never have to …

Frost & Sullivan

Announcing the Experience Code Conference — UX + Frontend Dev ❤

Announcing the Experience Code Conference — UX + Frontend Dev ❤<p>experiencecode.com — A Conference for UX-Focused Frontend Development<p>We’ve been at it …

UX Design

Church Planting Metrics: Measure What’s Important (Part Two)

I’ve spent several decades studying missiology and the life and practice of Christians as they reach our world for Jesus. We are all familiar with …

Analytics

From Dirty Dancing to Grease: Live: Ranking How the Internet Felt About All the TV Musical Adaptations

Every time you change the channel, it seems that another primetime network has revamped another classic for the small screen — and sometimes, to …

Rocky Horror Picture Show

A $33 billion hedge fund shared 5 lessons that have shaped how it invests

A $33 billion hedge fund has some advice to share as its industry faces notable headwinds.<p>Elliott Management, an activist hedge fund founded by billionaire Paul Singer, laid out some of its major lessons in a private first-quarter letter to investors. A copy of the note was reviewed by Business …

Trading

Avaya Bankruptcy: Hearing on Reorganization Plan Delayed

<i>May 24, 2017</i><p>Mark Winther, head of IDC's global telecom consulting practice, gives us his take on how CPaaS providers evolve beyond the basic building …

Frost & Sullivan

Russians talked about influencing Trump through advisers - NY Times

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. spies learned last summer that Russian officials discussed influencing Donald Trump through his advisers Paul Manafort and Michael Flynn, The New York Times reported on Wednesday, citing three current and former U.S. officials familiar with the intelligence.<p>Russian …

Donald Trump

Russians discussed how to influence Trump via his aides - NYT

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senior Russian intelligence and political officials discussed how to influence Donald Trump through his advisers according to information gathered by American spies last summer, the New York Times reported on Wednesday,<p>Citing three current and former U.S. officials familiar …

Donald Trump