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A Bug in Twitter"s Old Vine App May Have Exposed Your Email

An anonymous reader shares a report: If you had a Vine account, there's an alert you may want to know about. The video app, which Twitter bought in 2012 and shut down last year after its six-second videos failed to take off, sent out emails to some u.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMay 19th, 2017

Fake climate negotiations produce real impacts

A mock negotiation, complete with its own climate model, makes people want to act. Enlarge (credit: Scott K. Johnson) CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts—Some critics of the Paris Agreement on climate change probably think they could have done a better.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News27 min. ago

The ‘e-Mosquito’ wearable is like an Apple Watch that sucks your blood

Fancy a wearable device that sits on your wrist and sips your blood several times a day? No? Well, researchers at Canada’s University of Calgary have built one just in case you change your mind. The post The ‘e-Mosquito’ wearable is lik.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News35 min. ago

Disabling hyperthreading may be the best way to avoid newly discovered Intel bug

Intel's sixth and seventh generations of its CPUs can fall afoul of a newly discovered bug that affects hyperthreading, potentially causing instability and even data loss in the right circumstances. The post Disabling hyperthreading may be the best w.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News43 min. ago

AR Measure turns your phone into an AR-powered measuring tape

If you're looking for a way to introduce some augmented reality into your life in a really useful way -- meet AR Measure, a new app that lets you measure things with your phone so you don't have to carry around a ruler. The post AR Measure turns your.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News43 min. ago

How Robotic Process Automation Fits in Your Contact Center

Automation has introduced efficiency throughout enterprises for decades now.  One example comes from the world of customer service. Contact centers have long embraced automation in the form of Interactive Voice Response (IVR), much to the dis.....»»

Category: itSource:  cmswireRelated News58 min. ago

Clever website turns Donald Trump"s bad tweets into poetry

Still can't get enough of Trump's Twitter account for some reason? Well, you are in luck, my friend. Reddit user Darby_Crash created a website called Poet in Chief that randomly generates a beautiful* poem out of the president's tweets.  SEE ALS.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 18 min. ago

F1 2017 Preorder Guide

Where to find the best deals and preorder bonuses for the upcoming F1 2017. Note that if you click on one of these links to buy the product, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use. If you’re familiar with Codemasters.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News1 hr. 26 min. ago

Intel sixth- and seventh-gen chips are all vulnerable to hyperthreading bug

Intel's sixth and seventh generations of its CPUs can fall afoul of a newly discovered bug that affects hyperthreading, potentially causing instability and even data loss in the right circumstances. The post Intel sixth- and seventh-gen chips are all.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 34 min. ago

Russia increases pressure on Telegram, claims the app was used to plot a suicide bombing

Russia's communications regulator Roskomnadzor said it would block Telegram soon unless it handed over information needed. The post Russia increases pressure on Telegram, claims the app was used to plot a suicide bombing appeared first on Tech2......»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News1 hr. 42 min. ago

Here are all the tweets Donald Trump has deleted since becoming president

Donald Trump has a Twitter problem.  In addition to his penchant for delivering surreal, stream-of-consciousness rants at any time of day on the microblogging platform, Donald Trump can't seem to stop deleting tweets.  Many times, his tweet.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

Lyft adds pickup suggestions for smoother ride routing

 Lyft will offer pickup suggestions in the latest version of the Android or iOS app, making it easier for drivers to pick riders up without having to do traffic gymnastics, while also hopefully saving riders time. The pickup suggestions only tri.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

Court Hands Internet Textbook Pirates Suspended Sentences

Three men have received conditional jail sentences for selling online access to pirate textbooks. The trio, aged between 26 and 71-years-old, scanned and made available at least 198 books without copyright holder permission in exchange for a $45 per.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Scammers Pick Up NYAA Torrents Domain Name

Just a few weeks after the domain names of anime torrent site NYAA were deactivated, one of them is back in action. However, the domain no longer belongs to the old crew, but to scammers who are trying to lure estranged users into downloading. Source.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Traveling “Kodi Repair Men” Are Apparently a Thing Now

With all the chaos and upheaval in the Kodi addon scene recently, many 'pirate' devices have stopped performing as they did before. This is a problem for the thousands of people who bought their devices ready configured, since they have no idea how t.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Cybercrime Officials Shutdown Large eBook Portal, Three Arrested

Three individuals believed to be behind a large illicit eBook portal have been arrested. Lul.to carried an estimated 200,000 titles, including eBooks, audiobooks, and newspapers, each downloadable for a small fee. It claimed to be the largest site of.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Facebook Is Telling Your Friends Where You Are at All Times. Here’s How to Stop It

Snapchat isn't the first app that allows users to track friends' locations. Snapchat made headlines earlier this week with the introduction of “Snap Map,” a new feature that allows users to see their friends’ location on a map.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

War for the Planet of the Apes Review

Andy Serkis returns as Caesar, and this time it's war. But does this third film in the rebooted Apes series do the franchise justice? In one of the more unexpected Hollywood developments in recent years, 20th Century Fox’s dusty old Planet of.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

GTA Modding Tool OpenIV Appears to Be Back in Development

Popular modding tool OpenIV has received an update, suggesting its legal issues may be over. Popular Grand Theft Auto modding tool OpenIV may be back in business, following a controversial cease and desist order from GTA publisher Take-Two. PC.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Don"t Worry, Capcom"s Not Dumbing Down Monster Hunter

Our big interview with the men tasked with bringing Monster Hunter to the current-gen. If you’re a longtime Monster Hunter fan and came out of that Sony E3 keynote with a few worries about World, I have just the quote for you, straight from e.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Top 10 best Linux apps of 2017

Discover the most useful Linux desktop apps which you can benefit from today. While everyone knows that most Linux distributions (distros) are free to download, not everybody is aware that you also have access to thousands of cost-free applicat.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  techradarRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago