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by | June 08, 2018 | 04:42

The New York Times says the data shared included Facebook users' education history, relationship status, work, political leanings, religion, and upcoming events. The deals, made over roughly the past decade, allowed these companies to gain what the Times calls "deep access", not only to data from users, but also their friends who did not offer explicit consent to data collection.

by | June 08, 2018 | 04:17

IO Interactive CEO Hakan Abrak was naturally quite excited with the reveal, stating 'We are very proud to announce Hitman 2 as the next exciting chapter in our ever-expanding world of assassination. The game is $60 onwards in the US. There'll also be a franchise first co-op mode in the form of Sniper Assassin . Three versions have been confirmed: Standard Edition, Silver Edition and Gold Edition (which includes two expansions; the Silver includes one).

by | June 07, 2018 | 20:42

And so will Amazon . Amazon.com has won rights to show 20 English Premier League soccer matches a season from 2019, giving its Prime Video online streaming service a foothold in the most watched sports league in the world. Any growth beyond the value of the 2016-19 foreign deals with be distributed based on where a team finishes reflecting the meritocratic allocation of domestic television income.

by | June 07, 2018 | 20:41

The update comes with a host of new features like interactive notifications, Walkie-Talkie style of communication, smarter Siri and more . Apple also revealed that its MacOS Mojave will battle advertisers tracking users who delete their cookies by using a technique named "fingerprinting", which involves identifying computers by the fonts and plug-ins installed among other configuration details.

by | June 07, 2018 | 02:22

If there was ever a ideal time to refer to the age-old adage, "if something seems too good to be true, it probably is", this is nearly certainly it. Lenovo has at last revealed the Z5, a phone that it's spent the better part of the last month teasing .

by | June 07, 2018 | 02:16

You can find a complete list of compatible devices on the Android P Beta website . The second developer preview brought adaptive battery and adaptive brightness features (courtesy of Google DeepMind ), App Actions for predicting what the user will do next, and App Slices for surfacing an app's user interface inside the Google app's search results and inside Google Assistant.

by | June 07, 2018 | 02:01

The two technology giants have clashed over data in the past, with Apple chief executive Tim Cook calling Facebook's data use an "invasion of privacy ", an idea Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg called "extremely glib". The report mentioned that the data provided also enabled device manufacturers to obtain other information on users such as the events they were planning to attend and their religious and/or political leanings.

by | June 06, 2018 | 07:59

The company is bringing the Dolby Atmos surround-sound feature to Apple TV 4K devices, while Apple Watch's software gets a "Walkie Talkie" voice messaging feature that resembles the alternating one-way voice technology of the past. According to The Wall Street Journal, citing sources familiar with the company's plans, previous year Apple was asked to join a new project a number of major brands including messenger, Snapchat and social network Pinterest.

by | June 06, 2018 | 07:48

Users can customize their Stacks to sort based on other file attributes like date and tags. Additionally, macOS Mojave brings group FaceTime calls to the desktop with up to 32 participants, the Mac App Store has received a major redesign to better reflect what's present on iOS, and more dramatic privacy and security improvements have been implemented to prevent tracking and other potential security risks from third parties.

by | June 05, 2018 | 08:05

Children will not be allowed to extend the time on their own phones, according to Engadget . The phone's screen can also be set to dim automatically just before bedtime. According to Federighi, what makes macOS special is that it's explicitly tailored for desktop, which is why Apple is instead choosing to allow developers to tailor their existing iOS apps for the Mac experience.

by | June 05, 2018 | 08:02

US Congressman David Cicilline, who has introduced a bill meant to curb Facebook and Google's influence in the news industry, said the Times report raises questions about Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerburg's testimony before Congress earlier this year.

by | June 05, 2018 | 07:59

The first-generation Apple Watch was released in April 2015 and Apple had discontinued it in September 2016. First up is the ability to challenge your friends to 7-day workout competitions. Once you press to talk, your friend will feel some haptic feedback and then hear your voice immediately. "We're thrilled with the positive impact Apple Watch is having on people's lives", said Jeff Williams, Apple's chief operating officer.

by | June 04, 2018 | 20:19

Apple's App Store generated $42.5 billion of consumer spending last year, nearly doubling in two years and outpacing the growth of app downloads, per a study by researcher App Annie that was shared with Mobile Marketer. Because Apple, like other transnational companies, is a company with a high degree of red tape, we expect the reply within a month", RKN's head Alexander Zharov said to Russian news agency Interfax.

by | June 03, 2018 | 02:19

Facebook's push for " trusted " news sources is the result of relentless political and mainstream media pressure since the 2016 U.S. presidential election. First came a report that its human editors were biased against conservatives. This feature will be available to 80 selected publishers, spread across North and South America, Australia, India, and Europe.

by | June 01, 2018 | 15:26

Finally, the compact Mi 8 SE is unsurprisingly the cheapest of the three at 1799 yuan, or £210. Wait until you get a load of the Mi 8 Explorer Edition . It houses a 20-megapixel camera with f/2.0 aperture. This allows users to see the phone's internal bits (some of them, anyway), and could encourage either not using a protective case or investing in a clear one.

by | May 30, 2018 | 05:29

That special edition includes stickers, a microfiber cloth, and an all-new Mega Man Amiibo, which points to some unrevealed Amiibo functionality that should be revealed at a later date. Dr. Wily also has new Robot Masters ready to face the Blue Bomber. Given the controversy surrounding games that have tried to emulate the formula, such as Mighty No.

by | May 26, 2018 | 06:45

But given a chance to clarify her remark moments later, she would not directly answer whether she believed Putin ever tried to help Donald Trump , which the intelligence assessment clearly says he eventually did. That Russian President Vladimir Putin developed a clear preference for a Trump victory was at the heart of an assessment by the FBI, CIA and NSA delivered in January 2017, shortly before Trump took office.

by | May 25, 2018 | 00:42

While saying the talks with China were "moving along nicely," Trump said via Twitter Wednesday that the negotiations would require "a different structure" and would need to allow America to "verify results after completion". "from a country like China that is ruled by a Communist dictatorship". Kudlow said these practices must be stopped and that China was to blame for the actions Trump has been driven to take with regard to China.

by | May 23, 2018 | 18:27

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., said in a statement that the plan for the White House to hold the meeting "where "highly classified and other information" will be shared with members of Congress is highly irregular and inappropriate" because, in Schumer's view , "the president and his staff should not be involved in the viewing or dissemination of sensitive investigatory information involving any open investigation, let alone one about his own activities and campaign".

by | May 18, 2018 | 03:30

Specifically, the event focused on multiplayer . Expanding on the fan-favorite Mob of the Dead, the third map Blood of the Dead features the Origins characters from the previous Zombies storyline visiting the purgatory dimension of Alcatraz.