Apple told to warn against charging phone in bath after man’s electrocution

A man died from electrocution recently when the charger connected to his iPhone touched the bath water he was in. A safety body warned that “people need to be aware of taking an electrical appliance into the bathroom." The post Apple told to warn a.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsMar 20th, 2017

Old children"s book is going viral after a very NSFW discovery

Sneaking adult humour into shows or books aimed at kids is certainly not a new thing — but it's not often you get a scene quite as eyebrow-raising as the one below. SEE ALSO: Netflix has pulled this children's show after a very NSFW discovery O.....»»

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Frankfurt Airport to invest in next generation hold baggage scanners

Smiths Detection has won the biggest ever single order for its next-generation hold baggage scanner after Frankfurt Airport signed an agreement to purchase 35 of its HI-SCAN 10080 XCT machines.The contract is in line with the gateway's desire to upgr.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  airportworldRelated News15 min. ago

How AI Can Enhance—Not Hurt—Careers

Can man and machine get along? Apparently, they can, as artificial intelligence is expected to take off—but not necessarily at the expense of employees' careers......»»

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Austrian court dismisses bankruptcy filing against Niki

Austrian court dismisses bankruptcy filing against Niki.....»»

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Android unlock patterns are a boon for shoulder surfing attackers

The “swiping” unlock patterns typical for Android devices are considerably easier for attackers to discern than PIN combinations. In fact, after only one observation of a user entering the pattern, 64% of shoulder surfing attackers will b.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News2 hr. 7 min. ago

Reality Distortion Field: 10 Things Apple Won"t Directly Say But We"ll Infer About the iPhone X

Apple has confirmed that more than a tech icon, it's become a cultural phenomenon. But with such potential for truth bending, we've put together a short list of our thoughts about the company's new iPhone X, not in their words but ours......»»

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Motech PV module alliance plan faces challenges

Solar cell maker Motech Industries' plan to form an alliance running joint PV module production with other Taiwan-based PV firms has met with challenges as two potential members' boards of directors have decided against joining the group, according t.....»»

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iPhone X component suppliers told to slow down delivery, say sources

Apple has reportedly instructed component suppliers to withhold part of the component shipments prepared for the production of iPhone X devices, according to sources from Taiwan-based upstream component suppliers......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News3 hr. 40 min. ago

There"s no redemption in the gruesome new trailer for Stephen King"s "1922"

The upcoming Netflix adaptation of King's novella 1922 follows a Nebraska farmer's descent into madness after he gruesomely murders his wife. The post There's no redemption in the gruesome new trailer for Stephen King's '1922' app.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 40 min. ago

GCAA warns against dealing with GoldStar, Global Ghana Air

The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has issued an advisory notice warning the general public not to conduct any business with either of local start-up Goldstar Airlines (Accra) or the US-based virtual carrier, Global Ghana Airlines (Chicago.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  ch_aviationRelated News4 hr. 7 min. ago

Yale"s next concert brings your phone into the performance

Normally, bringing out your smartphone at a classical concert is a surefire way to get kicked out, or at least receive some disapproving stares from everyone in the room. Not so at the Yale Concert Band's next performance, though. Whe.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News4 hr. 7 min. ago

​KLM 777 drops metal panel after taking off from Osaka

Japanese authorities are investigating an incident in which a "piece of fairing" fell from a KLM Boeing 777-200ER aircraft, damaging a car on the ground below......»»

Category: aviationSource:  flightglobalRelated News4 hr. 39 min. ago

Volaris Costa Rica set to begin US flights

Volaris Costa Rica (Q6, San José Juan Santamaría) is set to begin commercial flights to the United States after the US Department of Transportation (DOT) granted its request for exemption authority and, tentatively, a Foreign Air Carrier Permit (.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  ch_aviationRelated News4 hr. 59 min. ago

Australia Finally Creates Its Own National Space Agency

50 years after Australia became the third country to launch a satellite into space, they had another big announcement. An anonymous reader quotes AFP: Australia on Monday committed to creating a national space agency as it looks to cash in on the luc.....»»

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Ford CEO Jim Hackett to lay out his vision

After quietly evaluating Ford's operations since taking over as CEO in May, Jim Hackett is expected to start laying out his plan for the automaker during a meeting with Wall Street next week......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News5 hr. 40 min. ago

Should You Upgrade? 4 Things To Know about Apple iOS 11 Update

Holding off on upgrading your trusty old iPhone? You won't need a spiffy iPhone 8 in order to get new maps, photos and other features with a free software update Apple began rolling out Tuesday. The iOS 11 update brings a variety of enhancements, in.....»»

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Samsung SM-G888N0 “Galaxy X” foldable phone certified in Korea

It seems that Samsung is really making true its word that it will finally be making available one of its most hyped moonshot devices. Over at Korea’s National Radio Research Agency, the country’s equivalent of the US FCC, a certain SM-G88.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News7 hr. 7 min. ago

"Banned Books Week" Recognizes 2016"s Most-Censored Books (and Comic Books)

An anonymous reader quotes Newsweek: The American Library Association's yearly Banned Books Week, held this year between Sunday September 24 and Saturday September 30, is both a celebration of freedom and a warning against censorship. Launched in 198.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News7 hr. 24 min. ago

iPhone 8 Plus is now DxOMark’s highest rated phone camera

Camera benchmark specialists DxO just recently revised their testing procedures and ratings to make room for modern smartphone camera features. And that update may have just given Apple the advantage to reclaim the title of King of Smartphone Cameras.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News8 hr. 7 min. ago

The pioneers of wireless electricity want to bring it to your next campsite

Imagine backcountry ski huts with wireless charging, hiking boots with sensors, and refrigerated Tupperware -- Ossia's Cota wireless technology could change the way we operate outdoors. The post The pioneers of wireless electricity want to bring it t.....»»

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