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Russia Plans To Ban VPNs & Proxies That Unblock Blocked Sites

The Russian government is preparing to scale-up its war on blocked sites by hitting services that provide workarounds. A new bill developed by the government requires VPNs and other anonymizing services to stop providing access to blocked domains. If.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakApr 20th, 2017

Snøhetta unveils plans for "Europe"s first underwater restaurant"

Architecture firm Snøhetta has revealed plans to build a restaurant in southern Norway that will be partly submerged in the sea to give diners a glimpse below the waves.  Read more Architecture firm Snøhetta has revealed plans to build a.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News21 min. ago

Remove ads that appeal to children, gambling sites told

Regulators said the firms must advertise responsibly, and warned of the possibility of sanctions......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News2 hr. 38 min. ago

Former EVA Air chairman plans StarLux Airlines. Taiwan does not need a third major airline

EVA Air chairman Chang Kuo-wei was piloting a company aircraft in Mar-2016 when siblings removed him as chairman, following an inheritance dispute after the death of their father. In response, in 2019 Mr Chang intends to launch a new a.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  centreforaviationRelated News6 hr. 53 min. ago

UK regulators order 450+ sites to remove casino games allegedly targeting the under-18 crowd, following an investigation by The Times (Jon Fingas/Engadget)

Jon Fingas / Engadget: UK regulators order 450+ sites to remove casino games allegedly targeting the under-18 crowd, following an investigation by The Times  —  Have you ever seen a gambling machine or website that was all too consp.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News9 hr. 5 min. ago

Google Says It Hasn"t Promised To Help News Sites By Sharing Money and User Data

UPDATE (2:53 PST): Google say it hasn't lined up any deals to share revenue and user data with online news sites, calling Sunday news reports "totally wrong." "We have not reached any conclusions on the revenue side," Google spokeswoman Maggie Shie.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News11 hr. 38 min. ago

Google says it plans to take a percentage of fees for new subscriptions that media publishers get via its upcoming subscriber targeting tools (Madhumita Murgia/Financial Times)

Madhumita Murgia / Financial Times: Google says it plans to take a percentage of fees for new subscriptions that media publishers get via its upcoming subscriber targeting tools  —  Google plans to share revenues with publishers whi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News11 hr. 45 min. ago

Intel poised to roll out first batch of self-driving cars

Computer chipmaker Intel, which announced plans in August to build a fleet of 100 self-driving cars, is preparing to roll out its first batch of 25 units this year in California and Phoenix......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News13 hr. 14 min. ago

Google Promises To Help News Sites By Sharing Money and User Data

An anonymous reader quotes CNET: Google may have a lifeline for struggling news publishers. The web giant is planning to share a chunk of its revenue with publishers, the Financial Times reported Sunday. Google's plan is to mate its treasure trove of.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News13 hr. 22 min. ago

Google says it plans to take a percentage of fees for subscriptions publishers get via its upcoming subscriber targeting tools (Madhumita Murgia/Financial Times)

Madhumita Murgia / Financial Times: Google says it plans to take a percentage of fees for subscriptions publishers get via its upcoming subscriber targeting tools  —  Google plans to share revenues with publishers which benefit from.....»»

Category: topSource:  techmemeRelated News14 hr. 37 min. ago

UK orders shutdown of online casino games aimed at kids

Have you ever seen a gambling machine or website that was all too conspicuously aimed at children? British regulators certainly have. The country's Gambling Commission and advertising overseers have ordered over 450 gambling sites to.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News15 hr. 37 min. ago

Tesla Plans Factory In China, Discounts Insurance For Self-Driving US Cars

Business Insider reports: Tesla has created a customized insurance package, InsureMyTesla, that is cheaper than traditional plans because it factors in the vehicles' Autopilot safety features and maintenance costs. InsureMyTesla has been available in.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News15 hr. 46 min. ago

These scientists beat the bookies — until the online casino shut them down

A trio of mathematical researchers devised a mathematical system that let them consistently win money at sports gambling sites. They did it by using the bookies' own odds against them, but then the casino retaliated. The post These scientists beat th.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News16 hr. 30 min. ago

Spanish government announces plan to seize power in Catalonia, remove elected government

Yesterday, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy announced plans to remove the democratically elected regional government of Catalonia and replace them with direct rule by the national government in Madrid. (more…) Yesterday, Spanish Prime.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News18 hr. 13 min. ago

The internet"s hunger for weird beauty trends knows no bounds in 2017

There are two types of beauty trends: real and internet. The real ones—the color-blocked lids, the dark lips, the golden highlighter — actually appear on runways and in beauty collections, with the ostensible goal of one day showing up on.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 54 min. ago

Every automaker"s electrification plans for the next few years explained

Thanks to stricter emissions standards, most automakers now have serious electrification plans. Find out which company is planning what with this comprehensive roundup and timeline. The post Every automaker's electrification plans for the next f.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 22nd, 2017

These automakers have learned to stop worrying and love the plug

Thanks to stricter emissions standards, most automakers now have serious electrification plans. Find out which company is planning what with this comprehensive roundup and timeline. The post These automakers have learned to stop worrying and love the.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 21st, 2017

MP3 Stream Rippers Are Not Illegal Sites, EFF Tells US Government

The music industry is doing its best to shutter YouTube converter sites and the RIAA recently reported several of them to the US Government. This didn't sit well with digital rights group EFF, who wrote a reply stressing that the music group is twis.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated NewsOct 21st, 2017

Verizon’s new phone insurance might be better than AppleCare

Insurance plans offered by carriers are, by and large, a waste of money. Generally, you end up paying too much for a plan that still has a high deductible, and which will leave you waiting weeks just to have your phone replaced with a banged-up refur.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated NewsOct 21st, 2017

Russia"s Baikalaviakom to become Buryat regional airline

The Government of Buryatia, in south-central Siberia, has agreed to support the development of a regional airline by purchasing an aircraft for local carrier Baikal Aviation Company, also known as Baikalaviakom (Ulan-Ude). The airline has submitte.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  ch_aviationRelated NewsOct 21st, 2017

FlyGTA adds Toronto routes; aims for Nigara expansion

Toronto-based carrier FlyGTA - formerly known as Greater Toronto Airways (Toronto City Centre) - plans to build a new hangar and 'luxury' terminal at St. Catharines Niagara District Airport, reports St Catharine's Standard. The airline also announ.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  ch_aviationRelated NewsOct 21st, 2017