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Here is a list of products hit by US-China trade tensions

Trump ordered his agriculture secretary to come up with a plan to protect USA farmers, though he did not say what that might involve. The Chinese list incl...


Users would need to pay if Facebook stopped collecting data, exec says

In a separate interview with Financial Times , Sandberg was asked why she remained silent about the Facebook data breach scandal over the past couple of we...


Apple developing curved screens, touchless controls for future iPhones

Apple didn't respond to a request for comment Wednesday. Samsung has also used touchless gestures in its handsets via its Air Gestures feature for years. G...


Future iPhones to Feature Curved Displays, Touchless Controls

According to various sources, the gestures feature for the iPhone is described as a hover-like gesture system "by moving their finger close to the screen withou...


Impact of tariffs on local farmers

New Chinese retaliatory tariffs on US goods will cause global disruptions and force Canadians to defend their markets against heightened American competition, s...


Woods laments poor iron play after falling out of Masters contention

Woods was more concerned with sticking around for the weekend than chasing a green jacket. Spieth, two shots clear overnight, began with a double bogey an...


After WhatsApp, unsend your messages on Facebook Messenger soon

In response, Facebook revealed to Tech Crunch its plans to launch feature to delete sent messages for Facebook users. "We should have done this sooner-a...


Salman Khan granted bail in 1998 blackbuck case

Officers have insisted that Khan has been treated no differently from the other inmates at the Jodhpur Central Jail. The superstar was convicted for killi...


Victoria firm tied to Facebook scandal got $100K from feds in 2017

In a conference call after the post was published, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg owned up to his responsibility in the fiasco. There has been no official a...


Mark Zuckerberg Is the Only Facebook User Who Can Unsend Messages

The company took strides in that direction earlier this week by rewriting its "Terms and Service and Data Use" policy to better explain how and why data is coll...


Making Ads and Pages More Transparent | Facebook Newsroom

This week, Facebook raised that number to 87 million. Facebook will begin alerting users whose private data may have been compromised in the Cambridge Analyt...


NBC Grills Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Over Slow Response to Privacy Breach

Hearings over the issue are scheduled in the USA, and the European Union is considering what actions to take against the company. "Facebook confirmed to us th...


Facebook rolls out new rules for ads promoting politically-charged issues

Zuckerberg said on Friday that he also wanted to shed more light on "issue ads", or ads that discuss a political subject but do not directly relate to an electi...


Facebook to verify identities for political ads

The company said it would begin tagging political advertising , letting viewers know who paid for the ad on both its Facebook and Instagram platforms. Elect...


Sheryl Sandberg Says Facebook Is Not Aware Of More Cambridge Analyticas

In a rare conference call with journalists, the tech giant's founder and chief executive admitted that it "didn't do enough" to protect its users and promised t...


IPhone X Users Get Exclusive Snapchat Lenses That Look Pretty Cool

It has been nearly seven months since the announcement, but they they are finally available. The newest version of the Snapchat app for iOS utilizes the iP...


Inside the first-ever 'space hotel'

The Aurora Station certainly is a departure from previous space hotel plans-for the past several years, the primary destination for space tourists was the ...


LawBreakers 'Failed to Find' Audience, Studio Is Working on New Project

Concluding the post on a high note shows an eagerness for Boss Key's next game. It will continue to be supported as it is now, but any plans for new content or ...


Spieth drains 5 straight birdies, leads Masters

Matt Kuchar , Patrick Reed, Rory McIlroy , Zach Johnson, Phil Mickelson , Rickie Fowler, Rafael Cabrera Bello and Henrik Stenson? Now his position is clear:...


The Lunar X Prize competition restarted, but now without a prize

Today, XPRIZE announced their plan to continue the Lunar XPRIZE mission , with a re-launch of a new Lunar-focused competition. The Google-sponsored $30 milli...


Microsoft rolls out new security measures for OneDrive and Office 365 customers

Previously available in OneDrive for Business accounts, the feature allows users to restore an entire OneDrive file repository to a previous point in time, ...


Tim Tebow Hits Homer in First Double A At-Bat With Binghamton

Any guess as to what Tebow did in his first plate appearance with the Double-A Binghamton (New York) Rumble Ponies on Thursday? This, time it came for the Me...


Facebook scandal affected more users than thought: up to 87M

Facebook is adjusting its approach to user privacy in the wake of the controversy, but it's unclear when the company will restart the medical research project,...


Moto G6 devices to be announced on April 19

At this point we are really just waiting to confirm the specifications and find out about worldwide availability and pricing. Recently, Roland Quandt posted...


Award Winning cRPG Heading to XBox One & PlayStation 4 in August

The game will feature six unique characters, from a lizard noble named Red Prince to a pirate dwarf named Beast. Last week, fellow writer Matt Becker and I em...


WhatsApp beta for Android makes audio recording easier

Cybercriminals have created a fake version of WhatsApp, designed to fetch crucial information, photos, phone numbers from a user's mobile phone. How does ...


World of Warcraft Battle for Azeroth Release Date Announced

A Digital Deluxe Edition costs $69.99 with a number of in-game bonuses, and a retail exclusive Collector's Edition for $99.99. But seeing as you could do that...


Holding Stocks: Mylan NV, (NASDAQ: MYL), International Business Machines Corporation, (NYSE: IBM)

The company has market cap of $3.01 billion. On during the last trading session the stock increased $0.13 or 0.08%, reaching $154.25.Currently International ...


Reliance Jio now brings banking on mobile: Know benefits of payments bank

Users can watch the live stream on the MyJio app. "Jio is introducing a Cricket Season Pack that will allow cricket lovers to get access to their favourite live...


10000 black holes at Milky Way's core, researchers say

But if you took the equivalent space around Earth there would be zero black holes, not thousands, Hailey said. Image credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech. "There's lots...