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Cuba signs deal for faster internet access to Google content

Cuba signs a deal that will enable faster access to Google content on the communist-run island......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcDec 12th, 2016

Win Semi to deal out cash dividend of NT$4.50 for 2016

Win Semiconductors' board of directors has adopted a proposal recommending the distribution of a NT$4.50 (US$0.15) cash dividend per share for 2016, when the company generated a record NT$6.04 in EPS......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News3 hr. 25 min. ago

Tencent 2016 net profit up 42.4% on year

China-based Internet service provider Tencent Holdings has released its financial report for the fourth quarter of 2016, with net profit of CNY41.447 (US$6.24 billion) for 2016 increasing 42.4% on year, according to the company......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News3 hr. 25 min. ago

Article: For Marketers, a Brand Safety Wake-Up Call

The Google ad boycott is a black eye for the internet giant, but it’s also forcing advertisers to be more deeply aware of how and where their messages appear......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News5 hr. 17 min. ago

Article: Listen In: Daily Podcast

eMarketer's Ezra Palmer and Marcus Johnson talk about net neutrality and Google's controversy in the latest episode of “Behind the Numbers.”.....»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News5 hr. 17 min. ago

Underwater laser-firing drone is hero Norway"s salmon farmers have been seeking

Currently being employed in the North Sea fjords in Norway, a smart underwater drone has been deployed to fire highly targeted laser blasts to help deal with the problem of salmon-munching sea lice. The post Underwater laser-firing drone is hero Norw.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 18 min. ago

The Reasons Of Self-Doubt and Steps To Deal With It.

The Reasons Of Self-Doubt and Steps To Deal With It......»»

Category: opensourceSource:  lifehackRelated News7 hr. 25 min. ago

Google "can"t guarantee" ads won"t appear by offensive content, Eric Schmidt says

Google can't say for certain that ads placed with its various massive platforms won't end up near an offensive video or website. At least that's the opinion of Eric Schmidt, chairman of Google's parent company, Alphabet, and the most prominent public.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 41 min. ago

How to make Australian trolls angry: Tell them their country isn"t real

Find it difficult to tell when something on the internet is a joke? Maybe don't fly into an abusive rage. 17-year-old Shelley Floryd from Stockholm has been penning Facebook posts claiming "Australia is not real" and man, have they gone viral. SEE AL.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 41 min. ago

YouTube Advertiser Exodus Highlights Perils of Online Ads

A web giant promises to tighten its safeguards to avoid pairing ads with offensive content, but advertisers are not convinced......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News7 hr. 41 min. ago

WikiLeaks" latest leak reveals alleged CIA exploits for Mac and iPhone [Updated]

New documents reveal possible ways the spy agency gained access to Apple laptops, desktops and phones. Update: Apple has sent us a statement regarding the latest WikiLeaks revelations. The company says its initial assessments show the alleged i.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News8 hr. 25 min. ago

Google Reducing Trust In Symantec Certificates Following Numerous Slip-Ups

An anonymous Slashdot reader writes from a report via BleepingComputer: Google Chrome engineers announced plans to gradually remove trust in old Symantec SSL certificates and intent to reduce the accepted validity period of newly issued Symantec cert.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 25 min. ago

Google Home goes on a defensive rant if you ask it about the CIA

Paranoid? Who's being paranoid? Following the Wikileaks March 7 Vault 7 data dump, which allegedly details a host of CIA hacking tools, people have started looking at their internet-connected devices with just a tad bit more skepticism. After all, if.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 57 min. ago

Google partners with Howard University to launch program for black engineers

Bonita Stewart, Google's vice president of global partnerships, says the tech industry barely talked about diversity when she joined the company around 10 years ago. On Thursday, she announced a deal that takes a step toward permanently changing that.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 57 min. ago

US Senate votes to overturn rule that would have required ISPs to get permission before selling browsing history

The Federal Communications Commission last October ruled that Internet service providers would need to gain consent from customers before being allowed to share (sell) personal information regarding their browsing history to third parties......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News9 hr. 57 min. ago

FBI director floats international framework on access to encrypted data

FBI director James Comey has suggested that an international agreement between governments could ease fears about IT products with government-mandated backdoors, but privacy advocates are doubtful.Speaking on Thursday, Comey suggested that the U......»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News9 hr. 57 min. ago

Augmented reality gets a second life in manufacturing

The ungraceful death of the consumer version of Google Glass in 2015 may have had some grieving the early death of augmented reality. But the technology is being resurrected by companies on the manufacturing floor. Take for example Lockheed Marti.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News9 hr. 57 min. ago

Laser-firing underwater drones protect Norway’s salmon supply by incinerating lice

Currently being employed in the North Sea fjords in Norway, a smart underwater drone has been deployed to fire highly targeted laser blasts to help deal with the problem of salmon-munching sea lice. The post Laser-firing underwater drones protect Nor.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 58 min. ago

U.S. Senate votes to allow internet service providers to sell your private data

The U.S. Senate voted to cancel the FCC's rules preventing ISPs from selling private data to advertisers. It's the first step of several based on the Congressional Review Act giving Congress the right to repeal federal regulations. The post U.S. Sena.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 58 min. ago

Google takes Symantec to the woodshed for mis-issuing 30,000 HTTPS certs

Chrome to immediately stop recognizing EV status and gradually nullify all certs. Enlarge (credit: Nyttend) In a severe rebuke of one of the biggest suppliers of HTTPS credentials, Google Chrome developers announced plans to drastically restri.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 10 min. ago

Ignyta Seeks To Sell Off Development Program

San Diego-based biopharmaceuticals developer Ignyta said on Thursday afternoon that it is looking to sell of its taladegib oncology program, after reaching a deal to change licensing terms it has with Eli Lilly and Company. Ignyta said it is "explori.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News10 hr. 17 min. ago