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Facebook video could ‘eclipse’ YouTube if it tackles piracy says Fullscreen boss

Facebook’s native video features have the potential to “eclipse” YouTube according to the boss of multi-channel network Fullscreen – but only if the social network tackles the issue of videos being uploaded without the permission of their creators. Fullscreen is one of the MCNs that has built a big audience on YouTube, with its network […]

June 5th, 2015 | Posted in Computers,Internet,Technology | Read More »

Apple boss delivers strongest attack yet on Facebook and Google over privacy

Apple chief executive Tim Cook has delivered his sharpest attack yet on rivals Google and Facebook, with a speech criticising their advertising-supported business models for their disregard for users’ privacy. Cook also used his speech to the EPIC Champions of Freedom event in Washington to fire a broadside at governments pushing for backdoors to encryption […]

June 3rd, 2015 | Posted in Computers,Internet,Technology | Read More »

Facebook users plan protest against site’s ‘real name’ policy at headquarters

Drag queens plan to lead a demonstration outside Facebook’s Silicon Valley headquarters on Monday in response to the company’s “real name” policy. Facebook has repeatedly stated its opposition to anonymous users and has suspended accounts when people do not use their officially recognised names. The policy has incited drag queens, transgender people, Native Americans, domestic […]

May 31st, 2015 | Posted in Computers,Internet,Technology | Read More »

Google unveils Android ‘M’ software with focus on security and battery life

Google’s next version of Android software for smartphones, tablets, watches and TVs is called “M” and will aim to beef up security while conserving battery life, the tech company announced on Thursday at I/O, its annual developer conference in San Francisco. With Android M, Google is attempting to spread its mobile operating system far and […]

May 29th, 2015 | Posted in Computers,Mobiles,Technology | Read More »

Russia ‘will block’ Google, Twitter and Facebook if they withhold blogger data

Russia’s media watchdog has written to Google, Twitter and Facebook warning them against violating Russian internet laws and a spokesman said they risked being blocked if they did not comply. Roskomnadzor said it had sent letters this week to the three US-based internet companies asking them to comply with laws that critics of President Vladimir […]

May 24th, 2015 | Posted in Computers,Mobiles,Technology | Read More »

Microsoft fixes flaw in Internet Explorer on XP despite end of security patches

Microsoft has included Windows XP in a security update to fix a flaw in its Internet Explorer browser that left users vulnerable to attack – despite saying there would be no more free fixes for the outdated platform. The 12-year-old software was discontinued from Microsoft’s automatic updates in April, as the technology giant attempted to […]

May 2nd, 2014 | Posted in Computers | Read More »

Microsoft Surface sales taking off slower than expected, sources say

Microsoft has only sold about 1m Surface RT tablets since its launch in October 2012 and about 400,000 Surface Pros, which run the full version of Windows 8, since their release a month ago. The figures are cited in a report by Bloomberg, citing sources who know about the sales figures. That compares to about […]

March 17th, 2013 | Posted in Computers,Mobiles | Read More »

San Francisco officials will be banned to buy Apple products

According to sources, San Francisco is going to ban the city officials from buying Apple products, because they have been accused of using products that are no environment friends. Director of the San Francisco Department of the environment said that: “We are disappointed that Apple chose to withdraw from EPEAT, and we hope that the […]

July 12th, 2012 | Posted in Computers | Read More »

Cloud Computing

The executive of Microsoft Steve Ballmer is going to UK to give a lecture on the cloud computing. And what cloud computing means? It means that services as sending emails, using documents and managing calendars no longer has to be via individual computers but they will be accessible everywhere via internet and the companies will […]

November 7th, 2010 | Posted in Computers | Read More »

E-Book has grown up

Kindle XD e-book reader has been biggest than ever. In the beginning of 2011 will be spread from USA to many countries around the world. Its new edition introduces a new era to digital book due to the fact that now it can keep the double amount of books and the newspapers’ and magazines’ reading […]

October 4th, 2010 | Posted in Computers | Read More »