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IT Uber SUV's autonomous system should have seen woman
Author: 0 Uber SUV's autonomous system should have seen woman

Two experts say video of a deadly crash involving a self-driving Uber vehicle shows the sport utility vehicle's laser and radar sensors should have spotted a pedestrian, and computers should have braked to avoid the crash. "There is no question it should have been able to see her". The test driver is responsible for ensuring safe operation of the vehicle, which is operating with unfinished software that is a work in progress and known to have limitations.

IT Crooks sneak malware onto Android QR-reader apps
Author: 0 Crooks sneak malware onto Android QR-reader apps

According to Sophos, it detected the Andr/HiddnAd-AJ malware in several apps, six of which were QR code scanner apps and another called "Smart compass". "When you sign up for my official App, I give all your data to my friends in American companies", Gandhi had tweeted. The revelation comes from SophosLabs' Naked Security, which recently reported that the infected apps had been downloaded more than 500,000 times before being removed from the Google Play Store .

IT Acer Chromebook Tab 10 Is Official
Author: 0 Acer Chromebook Tab 10 Is Official

Given the recent additions to the Chrome OS, the tablet will also be able to run Android apps and access the Google Play Store. Chrome OS on tablets is now a real thing, not just a side-story in a convertible novel . The Chrome OS startup screen or OOBE (out of box experience) welcome as it is formally known, has seen many changes if its short eight-year existence.

IT FTC confirms Facebook investigation on privacy
Author: 0 FTC confirms Facebook investigation on privacy

Fewer than half of Americans trust Facebook to obey US privacy laws, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Sunday, while a survey published by Bild am Sonntag, Germany's largest-selling Sunday paper, found 60 percent of Germans fear that Facebook and other social networks are having a negative impact on democracy.

IT A Cheaper iPad Could Be Unveiled as Soon as Next Week
Author: 0 A Cheaper iPad Could Be Unveiled as Soon as Next Week

Apple holds roughly 25 percent of the tablet market. It can be remembered that according to the reports, the company wants its education-based tablet to compete on cost, that is to say, that some of Apple's more advanced technologies would likely not be involved.

IT Friday Apple Rumors: Apple May Launch a Folding iPhone in 2020
Author: 0 Friday Apple Rumors: Apple May Launch a Folding iPhone in 2020

According to research firm Frost & Sullivan, the global educational technology market generated $17.7 billion in revenue previous year. Google's Chromebook is said to have as much as 60 per cent of the market share with Windows PCs of Microsoft having 22 per cent share.

IT Air Force Intercepts Houthi Rebel Missile Over Riyadh
Author: 0 Air Force Intercepts Houthi Rebel Missile Over Riyadh

Debris from the missiles fell on a home in Riyadh , killing an Egyptian resident and wounding two other Egyptians, said coalition spokesman Colonel Turki al-Malki, according to SPA. Since then, Yemen's Iran-aligned Huthi rebels have fired multiple missiles. The Houthis expelled pro-government forces from the capital in September 2014 and went on to seize swathes of the impoverished Arabian Peninsula country.

IT Facebook takes out full page newspaper ads to apologise over data breach
Author: 0 Facebook takes out full page newspaper ads to apologise over data breach

In addition, the executive said that he is sorry that Facebook didn't do more to stop this from occurring, and is taking steps to make sure it doesn't happen again. The ads are in the form of an apology written by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and are a bid to clarify the company's position on the entire ordeal.

IT Parkland Survivors Call Out Reporters for Ignoring Black Kids Protesting Gun Violence
Author: 0 Parkland Survivors Call Out Reporters for Ignoring Black Kids Protesting Gun Violence

Across the country, more than 800 marches have been scheduled for Saturday. It bills itself as non-partisan and pro-second amendment, but favors more stringent background checks and a ban on assault-style weapons. All the school teachers we know want to teach . This issue has awakened them. "Much more than those of us who were not there, they will never forget this".

IT Florida State should have won that game against MI
Author: 0 Florida State should have won that game against MI

Charles Matthews scored 17 points as the Wolverines defeated Florida State 58-54 Saturday in the West Regional championship game of the 2018 NCAA Tournament in Los Angeles . "We may not make shots, but we're still going to win the game with our defense", MI head coach John Beilein told TBS after the game. By the first media stoppage, MI led 10-4.

IT Putin will 'use World Cup like Hitler did the 1936 Olympics'
Author: 0 Putin will 'use World Cup like Hitler did the 1936 Olympics'

Johnson added: "The boundaries of Moscow's dominions have been rolled back and I think Vladimir Putin feels that very keenly and he feels Russian Federation lost out, so he wants to cause trouble wherever he can". However, he said, barring British athletes from playing would not be fair to them or their fans. "As many non-democratic figures do when facing an election or facing some critical political moment, it is often attractive to conjure up in the public imagination the notion of an ...

IT Sarkozy blasts 'lack of evidence' for corruption charges
Author: 0 Sarkozy blasts 'lack of evidence' for corruption charges

As France's president from 2007 to 2012, Sarkozy put France in the forefront of the NATO-led airstrikes against Gadhafi's troops that helped rebel fighters topple Gadhafi's regime in 2011. Thirty-eight thousand euros - which for a campaign that cost 21 million euros represents 0.0018 percent: "This is a very far cry from the insane amounts of 50 million euros", he said.

IT BlackBerry reaches deal to supply Jaguar with automotive technology
Author: 0 BlackBerry reaches deal to supply Jaguar with automotive technology

The agreement represents the latest licensing deal involving BlackBerry's automotive ambitions. BlackBerry will provide its infotainment and security software to JLR, which is owned by India conglomerate Tata. Most modern vehicles already have semi-autonomous parking functionality. "Together with BlackBerry engineers, we will be able to access the most dynamic and up-to-date software to ensure the highest security required for our connected vehicles", vehicle engineering director Dave ...

IT Spotify discovers two million users blocked ads for free
Author: 0 Spotify discovers two million users blocked ads for free

Spotify said it now does not have the data to adjust previously provided key performance indicators, and as a result certain metrics may be "overstated" in its prospectus. The service is available in most of North and South America, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and some parts of Asia. Spotify now has approximately 159 million users, 71 million of whom use paid subscription services.

IT Gun bloggers turn to PornHub after YouTube crackdown
Author: 0 Gun bloggers turn to PornHub after YouTube crackdown

The rally was planned by survivors of the Florida high school shooting of February 14 that left 17 people dead. Others are moving their videos to other adult-content sites that aren't restricting gun-related content. Companies such as YouTube, Facebook, Reddit, and Twitter have been criticized for subjecting low-paid contractors to content that may be extremely disturbing.

IT BJP's dirty tricks won't affect SP-BSP alliance: Mayawati
Author: 0 BJP's dirty tricks won't affect SP-BSP alliance: Mayawati

Speaking to the media, Mayawati alleged that the BJP tried to use the Rajya Sabha elections to demolish the newly-formed relationship between her party and the Samajwadi Party (SP). Senior leaders including Akhilesh Yadav and others were scheduled to attend the programme. The BJP candidates were Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, party's national general secretary Anil Jain, Spokesperson G.V.L.

IT Two terrorists gunned down in Kashmir encounter
Author: 0 Two terrorists gunned down in Kashmir encounter

Police said the identity and group affiliation of the slain militants is being ascertained. In the ongoing encounter, two militants have been killed. "The army and the police framed a new strategy to fine-tune the coordination between the two agencies to carry out future anti-militancy operations with minimum damage to forces".

IT Tesla shareholders approved $2.6 billion pay for CEO Elon Musk
Author: 0 Tesla shareholders approved $2.6 billion pay for CEO Elon Musk

Covington Capital Management's holdings in Tesla were worth $484,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Zooming in on the current quarter EPS consensus estimate for Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. To make a proper assessment, investors seek a sound estimate of this year's and next year's earnings per share (EPS), as well as a strong sense of how much the company will earn even farther down the road.

IT Battle Royale Games Before PUBG and Fortnite That Didn't Cut It
Author: 0 Battle Royale Games Before PUBG and Fortnite That Didn't Cut It

That said , increasingly Fortnite is racing off as the victor, while PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is having to settle for second in the genre it popularized before the former even have a battle royale mode. The company teased an image of the previously datamined Flare Gun, saying the feature would be a big part of the "next iteration". Forbes further reported that " Superdata estimates that " Fortnite Battle Royale " beat PUBGin terms of total revenue in February with $126 million ...

IT IL governor narrowly survives tight primary
Author: 0 IL governor narrowly survives tight primary

Pritzker, an heir to the Hyatt Hotel fortune and a venture capitalist, has already spent more than $ 70 million of his own money on his campaign. Pritzker and his Lieutenant Governor pick Juliana Stratton arrive during his primary election night victory speech on March 20, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois.

IT Parkland Student Kyle Kashuv Swipes at Mag Over Cover Snub
Author: 0 Parkland Student Kyle Kashuv Swipes at Mag Over Cover Snub

The move is meant to ramp up security measures after last month's deadly shooting in Parkland , Florida , and a series of breaches since. Students and parents were also told that additional school security personnel will be on campus and that the district is considering using metal detecting wands and installing permanent metal detectors.

IT Google Assistant now makes P2P payments
Author: 0 Google Assistant now makes P2P payments

Your friends and family will receive an email or text message (or a notification, if they're already have the Google Pay app installed) so they can sign up and cash out. "Hey Google, send Brian $15 for breakfast today". Be sure you have the latest Google app update, as well as Google Pay . The battle between Google and Amazon for control of the smart home is certainly an interesting one, but controlling the users wallet would give a huge advantage.

IT Major Siri bug exposes all your hidden Signal messages on iPhone
Author: 0 Major Siri bug exposes all your hidden Signal messages on iPhone

According to a report by 9To5Mac, the bug here applies only to third-party applications such WhatsApp, Messenger and Slack but not to Apple's own Messages app where Siri reads out content only once the phone is unlocked. Hopefully Apple will fix the bug ASAP, because the illusion of security is arguably more risky than no security at all. The temporary solution revolves around disabling your notifications on the lock screen, so anyone with unauthorized access to your iOS device can access ...

IT Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ users facing display issues already
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ users facing display issues already

According to its report , the display manufacturing arm of the South Korean giant has prepared three or four prototypes with the fingerprint scanner placed below the display for the smartphone maker to choose from. Notably, the under-display fingerprint sensor from Synaptics was used in Vivo X20 Plus UD . There are a lot of important elements to smartphones, but arguably one of the most crucial to day-to-day use is the screen .

IT Rare addresses Sea of Thieves launch issues in video update
Author: 0 Rare addresses Sea of Thieves launch issues in video update

Then, and only then, will you reap those regards. Well, we almost sank as the boat filled with both rainwater and seawater as the patched up planks popped below decks, and manning the helm really makes you fight to keep the ship steering straight as the wind and waves effortlessly blow you off course.

IT Zuckerberg apology fails to quiet Facebook storm
Author: 0 Zuckerberg apology fails to quiet Facebook storm

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has admitted that the social network "made mistakes" that led to millions of Facebook users having their data exploited by a political consultancy. At the same time , I think Russian Federation and other governments are going to get more sophisticated in what they do, too. "This wasn't a data breach, no one hacked into Facebook or stole passwords".

IT Apple Confirms Siri Bug That Exposes Notifications Will Be Fixed
Author: 0 Apple Confirms Siri Bug That Exposes Notifications Will Be Fixed

But the bug doesn't affect stock apps like Mail and iMessage. And while the bug only applies to third-party notifications - as opposed to Apple's own Messages app - the popularity of third-party messaging services from the likes of WhatsApp certainly makes the bug something to worry about.

IT Pay Up! Atlanta City Government Computers Held Hostage in Ransomware Attack
Author: 0 Pay Up! Atlanta City Government Computers Held Hostage in Ransomware Attack

Atlanta Mayor Kesha Lance Bottoms confirmed on Thursday that the city's computer servers were under attack . Bottoms and Cox confirmed that the cyberattack negatively affected multiple internal and external apps via outages, including those used by city residents to pay bills and review court-related information.

IT UConn Hires Rhode Island's Dan Hurley As New Head Coach
Author: 0 UConn Hires Rhode Island's Dan Hurley As New Head Coach

Dan Hurley was considered one of the hottest coaching prospects around heading into this year's NCAA tournament. In the days that followed, news of an offer north of $3 million per year from Pitt leaked out, as did several stories offering the possibility that Hurley would remain at Rhode Island .

IT Toys R Us founder dies just weeks after life's work collapses
Author: 0 Toys R Us founder dies just weeks after life's work collapses

In other Toys "R" Us news today, the CEO of the company that makes Little Tikes and Bratz dolls is leading a group of investors - and nostalgic fans - in a campaign to save the beloved toy retailer as it collapses under its debts. The staff of the Toys R Us store at Columbus Park Crossing was fully expecting to launch a going-out-of-business sale Thursday, but word from higher up had not come by mid-afternoon.

IT Dropbox shares skyrocket in biggest tech debut since Snap
Author: 0 Dropbox shares skyrocket in biggest tech debut since Snap

As trading got started today, under the symbol DBX , the stock opened at $29, and while it's been up and down in the hours since, it's still in the mid-$29 range. Dropbox is a computing service that allows customers to store documents, videos, photographs and other files in the cloud . It was last trading at $29.90, up 42 percent.

IT Former President Lee Myung Bak Arrested For Corruption
Author: 0 Former President Lee Myung Bak Arrested For Corruption

In the statement written the previous day, he said that the country faced a global financial crisis during his term, but successfully overcame it in the most exemplary way. Separately, prosecutors claim Lee embezzled 35 billion won (US$32.5 million) from DAS over 12 years between 1994 and 2006. The arrest warrant was issued in response to the criminal charges against him and concern over potential destruction of evidence.

IT Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 Remastered rumoured to ship without multiplayer
Author: 0 Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2 Remastered rumoured to ship without multiplayer

Don't get us wrong, Modern Warfare 2 has a fantastic single-player campaign, but it's not what we were getting excited about; that's not what would have sold this remaster for us. Apparently, rumors indicate that Beenox, the team that aided Raven Software in remastering Modern Warfare's campaign, will take up much of the work remastering Modern Warfare 2 .

IT Latest OnePlus 6 Leak Reveals Price And Specs
Author: 0 Latest OnePlus 6 Leak Reveals Price And Specs

If a OnePlus 6 model with this much storage and RAM exists, it likely won't be the phone's base model. The upcoming OnePlus 6 is also expected to come with similar storage and memory options. OnePlus released the first Android 8.1 Oreo build for the OnePlus 5T this week in the form of OxygenOS Open Beta 4 . Details about the OnePlus 6 are highlighted in red.

IT G Flip Releases New Music Video for ABOUT YOU
Author: 0 G Flip Releases New Music Video for ABOUT YOU

If you've ever attempting to live stream on YouTube before, you're aware that the process is more complicated than it should be. Google says Warmoth Guitar Products, one of the early advertisers to use YouTube Director onsite , saw a 13x return on its ad spend and a 130 percent increase in revenue from the video ad it created.

IT LLC Has $548000 Holdings in Walmart Inc (WMT)
Author: 0 LLC Has $548000 Holdings in Walmart Inc (WMT)

Green Square Capital Llc bought 59,674 shares as the company's stock rose 13.55% with the market. What's more, that triggered a sell-off in the company's shares; Walmart stock plunged as much as 10.2% in the trading session following the earnings report, marking its worst performance since January 1988.

IT Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 Ruggedized Android Tablet Launches In The US
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 Ruggedized Android Tablet Launches In The US

While Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is still a couple of months away from being launched commercially, noted analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said the feature could be delayed further. The good news for Samsung and prospective buyers is that the S9 proved more durable than both the Galaxy S8 and the iPhone X . The bad news? Samsung mobiles will be available at up to Rs 40,000 off with exchange offers, no cost EMI as well as Amazon Pay cashback worth up to Rs 8,000.

IT Snapchat fail and a Fortnite gaming record
Author: 0 Snapchat fail and a Fortnite gaming record

According to CNBC , Blevins revealed that most of his insane monthly income comes from his 3.7 million Twitch followers. Ninja , who has been in the gaming scene for roughly 10 years (competing professionally in Halo , making YouTube videos) has recently hit the big time streaming Fortnite .

Author: 0 Amazon introduces GameOn at GDC 2018

After that date, there is a free tier for the first six months of usage, then developers will pay $0.003 (Rs. 0.20) per play. What GameOn offers is pretty straightforward: standard multiplayer, leagues and leaderboards, as well as the ability for devs, players, and community members to create custom events or competitions.

IT Lenovo S5 announced with dual cameras, 18:9 display
Author: 0 Lenovo S5 announced with dual cameras, 18:9 display

At the Lenovo launch party that held yesterday, the OEM was able to release its S5 flagship. Rs 10,280) for the 3GB RAM variant, 1199 Yuan for the 4GB RAM and 64GB storage variant, and 1499 yuan for the 4GB RAM and 128GB storage variant. Connectivity features onboard include 4G VoLTE , Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, and Global Positioning System. It measures 153.75 x 72.60 x 7.85 (height x width x thickness) and weigh 155.00 grams.

IT WhatsApp co-founder tweets 'It is time. Delete Facebook'
Author: 0 WhatsApp co-founder tweets 'It is time. Delete Facebook'

WhatsApp is a Facebook-owned company that the social media giant bought in 2014 for $16 billion from its co-founders Jan Koum and Brian Acton . "It is time", Acton ominously tweeted . Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has yet to comment about on the current Cambridge Analytica scandal. The matter has been giving sleepless nights to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

IT Scotland's late rally leaves Townsend feeling positive for the future
Author: 0 Scotland's late rally leaves Townsend feeling positive for the future

You cannot win every game by a massive margin, nor can you always play at your best. "It was tough out there but we were calm and we stepped it up". Former Scotland Under-20 fly-half Allan contributed 22 points, including a try in each half, and also set up Matteo Minozzi to cross over.

IT If You Own An Original PS3, Then Sony Owes You $65
Author: 0 If You Own An Original PS3, Then Sony Owes You $65

If you're wondering why terms and conditions you have to sign up to now include an "agreement not to enter into any class-action", it's legal action such as this against Sony that anxious companies enough to better protect themselves. Be aware, however, that your claim must be postmarked by April 15 or you won't qualify. Applicants will need to legally swear they knew it was possible to install Linux on the PS3, and that their console lost value when the feature was discontinued.

Author: 0 Rossin College's graduate engineering programs highly ranked

The data for these rankings come from statistical surveys of more than 2,012 programs and from reputation surveys sent to more than 20,500 academics and professionals, conducted in fall 2017 and early 2018. 39 in the U.S. News online program rankings. "Our graduate programs in nursing and social work have a proud history of providing quality learning experiences", said College of Health and Human Services Dean Charles Hardy.

IT Instagram Testing Out Quote-Tweet Style Resharing For Stories
Author: 0 Instagram Testing Out Quote-Tweet Style Resharing For Stories

Instagram is now working on embedding posts in the Stories feature. On the business page's side of the user experience, a product can be tagged in the same way that one would tag a person in a post. How does this feature work? You can select a post on Instagram and add it to your Instagram story instead of manually screenshotting and posting the image.