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Roku Is Warning Users That 'Non-Certified Channels'Are Not to Be Trusted...
Gizmodo | 2017-08-17 01:00 UTC
Streaming media player Roku has begun to crack down on those among its more than 1,000 privately operated channels which are distributing pirated content, TechCrunch reported, and is warning users that subscribe to them that it can shut down the channels
By aphrodite on 2017-08-17 02:26 UTC
Facebook shut down an anonymous group used by its Trump-supporting employees after people started harassing each other...
Business Insider | 2017-08-16 21:32 UTC
Facebook shut down an anonymous online group for employees in late 2016 after it was increasingly used to talk about Donald Trump and politics.
By aphrodite on 2017-08-17 02:26 UTC
Alt-right calls off March on Google...
The Hill | 2017-08-16 13:19 UTC
Alt-right organizers have called off a "march on Google" to protest the firing last week of a programmer who penned a controversial memo on diversity.
By rjx32 on 2017-08-16 14:03 UTC
Millions of RDP Endpoints Exposed Online and Ready for Bad Things...
Bleeping Computer | 2017-08-15 13:15 UTC
An Internet-wide scan carried out by security researchers from Rapid7 has discovered over 11 million devices with 3389/TCP ports left open online, of which over 4.1 million are specifically speaking the RDP protocol. [...]
By viper1 on 2017-08-15 14:13 UTC
Quantum Internet Is 13 Years Away. Wait, What's Quantum Internet?...
Wired | 2017-08-15 14:00 UTC
A Chinese physicist hopes that quantum communications will span multiple countries by 2030. So ... what's it for?
By viper1 on 2017-08-15 14:13 UTC
Tucker Carlson: ‘Google Should Be Regulated Like the Public Utility’...
Breitbart.com | 2017-08-15 13:22 UTC
Monday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” host Tucker Carlson made the case that government should regulate Google like a public utility. Carlson made those remarks regarding Google’s dismissal of James Damore, a softw
By viper1 on 2017-08-15 14:12 UTC
Google CEO Sundar Pichai canceled an all-hands meeting about gender controversy due to employee worries of online harassment...
recode.net | 2017-08-11 02:45 UTC
The move came after some of its employees expressed concern over online harassment they had begun to receive after their questions and names have been published outside the company on a variety of largely alt-right sites.
By Anonymous Submission on 2017-08-11 02:45 UTC
Fired Coder Speaks Out On Google's "Potentially Illegal Practices", "Recorded Meetings" And "Science Denial"...
Zero Hedge | 2017-08-09 16:35 UTC
For those who have managed to avoid this storyline, James Damore, now a former Google employee, caused outrage when he circulated a manifesto on Friday, complaining about Googles ideological echo chamber, alleging women have lower tolerance for stress and
By viper1 on 2017-08-09 20:03 UTC
Rebels of Google: ‘Constant Abuse, Sneers, Insults And Smears … Sometimes You Get Punched’...
Breitbart.com | 2017-08-08 18:29 UTC
"It’s depressing, mind-numbing, and extremely stressful. It’s also harmful to your health. There were many days I couldn’t do any meaningful work whatsoever....Perhaps fume over posts made internally by people who are very clearly proselytizing what amounts to religious dogma (of the social justice
By viper1 on 2017-08-09 17:55 UTC
Former Google Employee: ‘There Are Efforts to Demote Anything Non-PC from Search Results’...
Breitbart.com | 2017-08-08 18:28 UTC
Google was thrown into turmoil last night after the company fired James Damore, author of a manifesto defending viewpoint diversity and a fact-based approach to the alleged gender gap in tech. In exclusive interviews with Breitbart News, more Google emplo
By viper1 on 2017-08-09 17:53 UTC
"Google Rushed To Fire Damore So Fast, They Didn't Stop To Think How Full Of S**t They Are" | Zero Hedge...
zerohedge.com | 2017-08-09 14:21 UTC
"If people arent allowed to write a thought provoking memo in a polite manner questioning corporate policies without being fired, weve lost an essential component to any halfway decent civilization - the ability to have a conversation without name calling and career destruction. If weve truly lost
By Anonymous Submission on 2017-08-09 14:21 UTC
Facebook quietly shuts down its Snapchat rival...
TechRadar | 2017-08-09 09:12 UTC
Facebook has quietly pulled the plug on niche teen-focused platform Lifestage, less than a year after launch.
By viper1 on 2017-08-09 14:12 UTC
Windows 10 1607 cumulative update KB 4034658 wipes out Update History...
Computerworld | 2017-08-09 13:40 UTC
Its still much too early to tell if were going to have problems with this months Patch Tuesday trove, but one irksome bug has cropped up with the Win10 Anniversary Update cumulative update, KB 4034658 the one that brings Win10 version 1607 up to build 14
By viper1 on 2017-08-09 14:08 UTC
Ex-Google engineer files complaint over firing...
USA Today | 2017-08-08 22:54 UTC
James Damore has filed a National Labor Relations Board complaint against the company over his firing.
By rjx32 on 2017-08-09 00:11 UTC
VPN Provider Accused of Sharing Customer Traffic With Online Advertisers...
Bleeping Computer | 2017-08-08 13:15 UTC
On Monday, the Center for Democracy & Technology (CDT) a US-based privacy group has filed a complaint with the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) accusing one of today's largest VPN providers of deceptive trade practices. [...]
By ceres on 2017-08-08 19:06 UTC
Blu phones are back on Amazon after 'false alarm' over data slurping...
The Inquirer | 2017-08-07 09:37 UTC
Firm says any data collected is 'standard for OTA functionality'
By viper1 on 2017-08-07 13:50 UTC
In the market for a cheap phone?...
CNET | 2017-08-05 12:00 UTC
CNETs Marguerite Reardon helps a reader on a budget search for a phone thats light on the wallet.
By viper1 on 2017-08-05 14:19 UTC
Biological Teleporter Could Transmit Life to Other Planets...
ExtremeTech | 2017-08-03 15:00 UTC
Synthetic Genomics was able to create the H7N9 flu virus from data samples in two days without ever seeing the real virus. The team at Synthetic Genomics believes its machine will be able to produce unequivocally living organisms soon.
By viper1 on 2017-08-03 16:36 UTC
Your Web History Can Be Traced Even After Anonymity, According To Researchers...
Fossbytes | 2017-08-03 15:06 UTC
Short Bytes:A team of German researchers shared that anindividual’s secret web history and habit can be traced. Surprisingly, even after it goes under anonymity, it can be revealed. Security experts Svea Eckert and Andreas Dewes did their research w
By viper1 on 2017-08-03 16:31 UTC
YouTube star gives us a look at RED's mysterious holographic phone...
Mashable | 2017-08-03 15:14 UTC
The world's first smartphone with a supposed "holographic display" — the RED Hydrogen — is no longer a mystery. YouTube star Marques Brownlee, better known by his fans as MKBHD, published a video on Wednesday giving us a closer first look at the phone's design. And, well, let's just say it's no
By viper1 on 2017-08-03 16:29 UTC
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