How a French satellite operator helps keep Russia’s TV propaganda online

Eutelsat refused to stop Russia from broadcasting state-run programming. Enlarge / Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks during the Moscow Urban Forum 2018 on July 18, 2018 in Moscow, Russia. (credit: Getty Images | Mikhail Svetlov ).....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaMay 14th, 2022

The Online Spider Market Is Massive -- and Crawling With Issues

An anonymous reader shares an excerpt from a report via Wired: Spiders and scorpions may seem like creatures that need to be crushed rather than conserved, but wildlife experts say a growing global pet trade is putting wild populations at risk, even.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 9 min. ago

AirTag helps police track and arrest robbery suspect

Police in Portland were given a technological assist by Apple's AirTag, after an armed robber unknowingly picked up the tracking device during a second theft.An armed robbery in the 100 Block of Northwest Broadway in Portland, Oregon on Thursday invo.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News12 hr. 8 min. ago

Formula milk: Online groups hunt for baby milk during US shortage

A shortage of infant formula across America has led parents to share supply locations online......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News15 hr. 37 min. ago

Lenovo Memorial Day sale: Up to $2,650 OFF laptops and more today

Lenovo's Memorial Day laptop sale is online, several days before the holiday. Here's your chance to enjoy up to $2,650 in savings when buying a new laptop......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News20 hr. 37 min. ago

Microchip Precise Time Scale Systems enables traceability to UTC without depending on GNSS

The strength of a nation’s infrastructure is increasingly dependent on the accuracy of time. With pervasive cybersecurity threats to Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS), utilizing an alternative time system is a matter of national security......»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 21st, 2022

Foreign Torrent Site Operator Can Be Sued in the US, Court Says

An anonymous reader shares a report: The Pakistani operator of popular torrent site MKVCage can be held personally liable for contributory copyright infringement in the US. The case in question was filed by the makers of the film Hellboy. US District.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 21st, 2022

‘Ugly Sonic’ cameos in Chip ‘n Dale Rescue Rangers

Ugly Sonic, the first Sonic the Hedgehog movie design that generated controversy online in 2019, has returned in Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers on Disney+......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Google backs down, keeping cheaper way to date online intact

Google will let Match Group offer an alternative payment system in dating apps such as Tinder, one that charges a lower fee for subscriptions than Play Store......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Elon Musk in Brazil to launch plan to survey and connect Amazon

Billionaire Elon Musk arrived in Brazil Friday, announcing a project to bring internet access to schools in the Amazon and improve satellite monitoring of the rainforest......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

The Online Spider Market Is Massive—and Crawling With Issues

A new study shows the enormous extent of the global arachnid trade, one that might be undermining wild populations......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Daily deals May 20: 10% off iPad, 10% off Apple Watch SE, 40% off Wireless CarPlay adapter, more

Friday's best deals include 10% off a 10.2-inch iPad, $45 for Amazon 4K Fire TV stick, $10 off a Philips rechargeable toothbrush, the Solo Stove is on big sale, and much more.Best deals May 20Every day, AppleInsider checks online stores for discounts.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

New legislation aimed at online advertising exchanges will hit most of big tech - including Apple

US senators are proposing legislation that would break up the advertising side of big tech firms such as Google, and will also affect Apple's growing ad business.U.S. Capitol Building. Credit: Alejandro Barba/UnsplashSenator Mike Lee, who previously.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Accurate understanding of AI limitations and capabilities helps maximize benefits

With the growing maturity of related technologies and application environments, AI has emerged as an important direction of industrial development, but only after enterprises learn well the limitations and capabilities of AI can they create maximum b.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

How to watch Disney’s New Chip and Dale: Rescue Rangers movie now

The new Chip and Dale: Rescue Rangers movie is out now and it features an all-star cast including Andy Samberg. Here's how to watch it online......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

How to watch RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars Season 7 right now

RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars Season 7 has just begun. Here's the best way of watching it online today......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Protect your accounts with 1Password — 50% off today

1Password helps you manage your passwords and keep your data more secure. Right now, it's 50% off and we explain why it's an essential purchase......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Russia"s Claim To Have Used a Laser Weapon In Battle Derided As Propaganda

Thelasko shares a report from the BBC: Yury Borisov, the deputy prime minister in charge of military development, told Russian TV that a laser prototype called Zadira was being deployed in Ukraine and had burned up a Ukrainian drone within five secon.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Acer enjoys robust commercial notebook sales

Acer has enjoyed robust commercial notebook sales despite the impact of inflation and the Russia-Ukraine war on its overall sales performance, according to company CEO and chairman Jason Chen. Acer's eco-friendly green PCs are also seeing growth......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Netflix introduces ‘Mystery Box’ to help users discover new shows and movies for kids

Netflix on Thursday announced a new feature called “Mystery Box,” which works similarly to another existing feature known as “Play Something.” However, “Mystery Box” helps parents find new shows and movies that are appropriate for kids......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Record level of bad bot traffic contributing to rise of online fraud

Bad bots, software applications that run automated tasks with malicious intent, accounted for a record-setting 27.7% of all global website traffic in 2021, up from 25.6% in 2020, an Imperva report reveals. The three most common bot attacks were accou.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022