Instagram age verification may analyze face videos, but it’s all just window-dressing

Instagram age verification – or rather, lack of same – has been a hot-button issue for some time with both parents and lawmakers. App owner Meta has so far made no effort to ensure that claimed user ages are correct but says that it is now testi.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekJun 23rd, 2022

Hackers are using YouTube videos to trick people into installing malware

YouTube videos used to promote fake bitcoin mining software that steals people's coins and sensitive data......»»

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

Gtk 5 Might Drop X.11 Support, Says GNOME Dev

One of the GNOME developers has suggested that the next major release of Gtk could drop support for the X window system. The Register reports: Emmanuele Bassi opened a discussion last week on the GNOME project's Gitlab instance that asked whether the.....»»

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

Coastal fishing and farming at risk from climate change

Coastal communities could face losses of food from both fisheries and agriculture as a result of climate change, a study of five Indo-Pacific countries suggests. The research is published in Nature Communications......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News10 hr. 26 min. ago

How to change your Instagram username

Need to update your Instagram username? We've got you covered. Here's how to change your username on IG via the mobile app......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 27 min. ago

Meta’s new AI research may boost translations on Facebook, Instagram

Facebook's parent company Meta has announced a new AI model for language translation and its research could improve translation on Facebook and Instagram......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 27 min. ago

Exploring the true face of a unique globular cluster in Sagittarius

A recent picture by the DESI Legacy Imaging Survey features a mysterious globular cluster Whiting 1 in the galactic halo. So, what is Whiting 1 and why do we care about it?.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 26 min. ago

SMIC, Intel face different constraints in expanding global foundry market shares

Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp (SMIC) and Intel are facing different constraints in expanding their presence in the global foundry market while they are on track to bolster domestic semiconductor self-sufficiency in China and the US,.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News20 hr. 26 min. ago

Lawsuit: At Tesla, racial discrimination is “standard operating procedure”

Tesla factory workers say they face "daily racist epithets" and other harassment. Enlarge / Tesla factory in Fremont, California as seen on April 20, 2022. (credit: Getty Images | Justin Sullivan ) Tesla is facing a new racial.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJul 5th, 2022

Content creators can now buy insurance for their Instagram accounts

For content creators, the fear of getting hacked and losing access to your account is a real concern. Well, Israeli startup Notch has a solution for that with its Instagram insurance policies, according to TechCrunch. more… The post Content cre.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 5th, 2022

Is the UK government prepared for its greatest threat?

Jen Easterly, the director of the US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), has warned the UK government that they could be the victim of a 9/11-style cyber-attack unless they face up to the “magnitude of the threat” posed by ra.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsJul 5th, 2022

Apple must face UK complaint that its App Store commission is unfair

Apple will face a full trial in the U.K. over claims that it violated competition regulations by overcharging people on the App Store through its commission rate.Credit: UnsplashThe London-based Competition Appeal Tribunal refused an attempt by Apple.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJul 5th, 2022

How to use Stage Manager and Spaces in macOS together

The forthcoming Stage Manager in macOS Ventura promises to streamline your working in multiple windows, but the current Spaces tries to do that too. Here are the benefits of each.Two window management tools, both alike in dignity — and in how they.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsJul 5th, 2022

IBM Builds an AI-Powered Electronic Tongue

The tongue, called Hypertaste, can detect and analyze a liquid's chemical composition. The post IBM Builds an AI-Powered Electronic Tongue appeared first on ExtremeTech......»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsJul 5th, 2022

Saving Florida"s gopher tortoises: Group rescues reptiles from death by development

Though gopher tortoises have persisted for millions of years, they now face a barrage of threats from loss of habitat and developers with permits that allow the reptiles to be buried alive......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 5th, 2022

Bioinformatics data reduction techniques must be used with caution

In the field of bioinformatics, DNA analysis can be performed with data sketching, a method that systematically reduces the size of a dataset to a smaller sample that allows scientists to analyze and approximate it at greater speeds. While the scalab.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJul 5th, 2022

Walking a tightrope (3): The risks of running tech business

According to a KPMG survey, supply chain stability is the biggest business risk in 2022, and 68% of CEOs surveyed agreed that companies must be more resilient to face a high-risk, volatile supply chain......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 5th, 2022

British Army"s YouTube and Twitter accounts hacked

The British Army says it is investigating after videos and posts for cryptocurrency appeared on its accounts......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJul 4th, 2022

How to view posts chronologically on Instagram

If you'd rather just see the most recent posts first on Instagram, we can show you how to do that. But it's only a temporary fix......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Google is still actively developing face unlock for its Pixel phones

According to underlying code changes, it seems that Google is still actively trying to develop face unlock for its Pixel phones. The post Google is still actively developing face unlock for its Pixel phones first appeared on Phandroid. At t.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022

Cadence Design Systems Xcelium Apps improves verification performances for design teams

Cadence Design Systems announced Xcelium Apps, a portfolio of domain-specific technologies implemented natively on the Cadence Xcelium Logic Simulator kernel that enable automotive, mobile and hyperscale design teams to achieve the highest verificati.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsJul 1st, 2022