Cuba announces home internet trial scheme in Havana

Cuba unveils a two-month pilot scheme in Havana to allow internet in private homes......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcDec 19th, 2016

Here are the search histories of the major Republican lawmakers who think it"s okay to sell yours

Republicans in the House of Representatives voted on Tuesday to give internet service providers the ability to sell their users' private data — including their search history — without their consent. In the aftermath of the vote, multiple.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News49 min. ago

This list of stuff people have left in Ubers will make you cringe

If you've ever found yourself returning home from an eventful night out only to realize that one of your most valuable possessions is no longer by your side, there's a good chance you left it in your Uber. *gasp* But have no fear, because Uber's Lost.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News49 min. ago

Sculptor of that widely mocked Ronaldo bust compares himself to Jesus

When a bust of Cristiano Ronaldo was unveiled Wednesday in his home country of Portugal, its — we'll be charitable here — creative take on the soccer star's visage was mocked across the internet. There were so many jokes, and so many Phot.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News49 min. ago

Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance A19 Starter Kit

The third-generation Philips Hue White and Color Ambiance A19 Starter Kit is costly, but remains the ultimate way to get started with smart lighting in your home......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News58 min. ago

Verizon to launch wireless Cat M1 network nationwide to juice IoT

Verizon on Friday will launch a nationwide wireless network designed to help developers, businesses, utilities and municipalities deploy secure internet-of-things devices at lower cost.The Verizon 4G LTE Category M1 (Cat M1) network will span 2.4.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated News1 hr. 57 min. ago

Senator: Russia used "thousands" of internet trolls during US election

The Russian government used "thousands" of internet trolls and bots to spread fake news, in addition to hacking into political campaigns leading up to the 2016 U.S. election, according to one lawmaker.Disinformation spread on social media was desi.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News2 hr. 5 min. ago

Niryo One is an open-source 6-axis arm robot for your home, school, or business

Industrial arm robots have been around for years, but have only just arrived on the consumer market. Kickstarter project Niryo One offers an open-source, six-axis robotic arm for craftsmen, developers, and students. The post Niryo One is an open-sour.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 5 min. ago

10 practical privacy tips for the post-privacy internet

ISPs and providers can now sell your data and browser histories. The U.S. Congress sold you out. If you had any browsing dignity, you don’t now. Too bad you couldn’t pay the legislators as much as the data wolves.You should have been doing the.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

Rogers provides 20 Toronto schools with Gigabit internet in new pilot program

Rogers is providing 20 Toronto District School Board schools with premium top-tier internet access in a new pilot program that will span three years. The company’s new initiative follows in the footsteps of Connected for Success, Rogers’.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

New claims suggest Touch ID sensor could move to iPhone 8 rear

With the Galaxy S8 and LG G6 moving towards an all-body display and removal of the traditional home button, new claims suggest the iPhone 8 could follow suit and move the Touch ID sensor to the rear. The post New claims suggest Touch ID sensor could.....»»

Category: topSource:  tabtimesRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

Amazon announces AmazonFresh Pickup, a drive-in grocery service that delivers orders straight to your trunk

Amazon's tendrils are continuing to reach out from the digital world into the physical. The tech giant’s latest bricks-and-mortar retail endeavor, AmazonFresh Pickup, gives Prime members a quick and easy way of ordering and collecting their.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

China"s Tencent drops $1.8 billion into Tesla, takes 5%

Tencent, currently the largest internet company in China, has bought a 5% stake in Tesla Inc. China's most valuable internet company continues to diversify it's portfolio by picking up a 5% share in Tesla for $1.8 billion. The exchange has bo.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

GoFundMe campaign looks to buy web browsing histories of legislators who voted against online privacy rules

As expected, The US House of Representatives on Tuesday voted to overturn a ruling that would have forced Internet service providers to obtain consent before selling your web browsing history to third parties for the purpose of targeted advertising......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

UK wants tech firms to build tools to block terrorist content

 U.K. Home Secretary Amber Rudd is holding talks with several major internet companies today to urge them to be more proactive about tackling the spread of extremist content online. Companies in attendance include Google, Microsoft, Twitter and.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

Roboteam is building a 10,000-strong robot army for your home

 At this very moment, there’s someone working away in a factory somewhere in Shenzhen or at a manufacturing plant in Israel, or maybe even a facility in Gaithersburg, Md., prepping the assembly of one of the 10,000 robots that a small Isra.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

Why you should worry that your browsing history is now for sale

A repeal of rules preventing ISP’s touting US users’ data isn’t just another chip in our non-existent internet privacy: it’s more fundamental than that.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

ET deals: Save 96% on a lifetime subscription to TigerVPN

In light of recent events, it's clear that neither governments nor giant corporations truly respect internet privacy. It's up to you to stand up, and take back your own privacy. And before you do anything else, you're going to want access to a VPN. T.....»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

Samsung reboots its smart home, IoT strategy with the Galaxy S8

Samsung has a portfolio of devices and appliances that would make Apple envious. But unlike Apple, Samsung devices don't work well together.With the Galaxy S8 smartphones and other new products, Samsung hopes that will change. The company is setti.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

FCC Takes a Hatchet to Program Providing Broadband Internet for the Poor

Yesterday, the Federal Communications Commission took on the real threat facing America: poor people who need to get online.Read more........»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

Unlocked: Destiny 2 Teaser Reactions, What"s Next for Mass Effect, and More!

On this week's Xbox show, we discuss the Xbox One's home theater strengths, where Mass Effect can go from here after the reaction to Andromeda, and more!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News4 hr. 5 min. ago