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Google Fined £2.1bn for Skewing Searches

Following a ruling by the European Commission (EC), Google must pay a record fine of €2.4 billion (£2.1bn) for promoting its own shopping services. The company is accused ...

June 27, 2017 at 6:17 pm by

Gmail Pledges to Stop Reading your E-mails

Isn’t it funny? You might be having a peruse of CDs on Amazon. You might be considering the purchase of a car on Autotrader. Maybe even something for the partner from ...

June 26, 2017 at 3:58 pm by

Google Expects Quantum Computer Breakthrough This Year

Quantum computing could become a reality by the end of 2017, thanks to Google’s latest advancements. Google is currently testing a 20-qubit processor, which is impressive ...

June 24, 2017 at 3:51 pm by

Hack Android and Google Will Pay you $200,000

Google is offering a reward (or prize) of $200,000 for anyone able to compromise the security of its Android operating system. With a few catches (I will go on to explain) the ...

June 2, 2017 at 3:52 pm by
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Google Jamboard Receives North America Release

The much anticipated Google Jamboard has today been released in North America. The giant interactive whiteboard has been created to revolution boardroom meetings. The pie ...

May 24, 2017 at 4:51 pm by

Google I/O Conference 2017 – The Big announcements!

Google is currently holding their annual developer’s conference. The conference in held in their secret Mountain View Headquarters. Ok, it’s not secret, but it ...

May 18, 2017 at 10:17 am by

Google Project Zero Finds “Crazy Bad” Windows Exploit

Google’s bug-hunting team has exposed a serious exploit in Windows 10. A member Project Zero, a group of security analysts that searches for zero-day vulnerabilities, ...

May 9, 2017 at 9:36 am by

Facebook Hires 3000 to Tackle Hate Speech, Abuse, and More!

Facebook is set to hire 3,000 staff members specifically to tackle hate speech, child abuse and self harm being broadcast on their site. Following substantial recent criticism ...

May 3, 2017 at 8:07 pm by

China Make Online News Regulations Tighter

The Chinese Government has announced new regulations which will place further sanctions and restrictions on its online news content. Any organisation wishing to publish news ...

May 3, 2017 at 6:05 pm by

Google Makes New Youtube UI Overhaul Official

As one of the top sites in the world, Youtube UI design matters a lot. A problem here and an issue there has the potential to impact millions upon millions of users. After a ...

May 3, 2017 at 9:50 am by

Tinder Investigating After 40,000 Pictures Taken From Site

Tinder is investigating an incident in which over 40,000 user facial pictures were downloaded by a programmer and shared on the internet. The data obtained by the programmer ...

May 2, 2017 at 8:08 pm by
Facebook Rules

Report Suggests Facebook is Target Advertising the Vulnerable

Leaked documents have emerged alleging that Facebook is helping their advertisers target teenager users who are at their most vulnerable. The documents, reportedly from ...

May 1, 2017 at 8:35 pm by

Social Medias Failure to Deal with Illegal Content is “Shameful”

A UK government committee has ruled that the social media giants are “shamefully far” from addressing illegal, dangerous and hateful content. Evidence was found ...

May 1, 2017 at 8:33 pm by
Google's Waymo Launches Self-Driving Taxi Service Trials in Arizona

Waymo Launches Free Self-Driving Taxi Service Trials in Arizona

Waymo, formerly called the Google self-driving car project, has launched initial trials in Phoenix, Arizona using a fleet of 100 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid minivans. The service ...

April 26, 2017 at 11:30 am by
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Google Reportedly Planning Built-In Ad-Blocker For Chrome

One of the major wars going on right now is the one between advertisers and consumers. While advertisements help pay for much of the content on the web, consumers are often ...

April 21, 2017 at 8:57 am by