Tag Archives: users

Phone hacking: What the FBI won’t reveal could hurt users, experts argue

WASHINGTON—We already know that law enforcement agencies can hack our phones. But we don’t know what they find, how they find it, or even who helps them discover the information. Top cybersecurity experts and lawmakers argued about how much should be revealed at a July 11 meeting of the Congressional Internet Caucus. “Government hacking has already happened. The question of ... Read More »

GMAC launches user’s guide to full-time MBA rankings: Identify the ranking methodologies

The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has unveiled its users’ guide to full-time MBA rankings, a comprehensive online tool designed to help prospective graduate business students better understand the ranking methodologies established by five well-known publications. Housed on mba.com – the council’s student facing website viewed by more than eight million unique visitors yearly – this guide clearly summarises and ... Read More »

The top features Windows 10 users want in the Anniversary Update

Windows 10: What users want If you’re still running Windows 7 or Windows 8.1, you probably have a good idea of what’s “wrong” with Windows 10—some of which may be the reason you haven’t upgraded yet. But time’s running out on that free upgrade offer. Microsoft has said it’s willing to make changes to the OS based on user feedback, ... Read More »

users giving BlackBerry Priv a strong thumbs down, says AT&T exec

  BlackBerry’s debut Android-powered cellphone Priv has were given a massive thumbs down from clients, at-least in step with AT&T. An unnamed, high–degree govt with the carrier bluntly told Cnet that thedevice “is truly struggling.” The executive referred to that the handset frequently stuck the flamboyant of BlackBerry loyalistshandiest, and over-and-above that, majority of individuals who simply went beforehand and ... Read More »

AdBlock, AdBlock Plus arrives for home windows 10 Insider users

AdBlock for Microsoft facet is still officially “coming quickly.” however in case you’re jogging the present day windows Insider construct of home windows 10, you could strive AdBlock and AdBlock Plus before all people else. according to WinBeta, users of windows 10 Insider construct 14332 can now installation the famous ad-blockers for home windows side. each AdBlock and AdBlock Plus ... Read More »

Tinder Social alarms users with the aid of displaying facebook buddies

turns out some people like to hold their private existence…personal. So whilst Tinder—the courting app that lets users “swipe right” to discover fits, frequently for brief flings—announced this week that it changed into testing a new function that allow users see every other’sfacebook friends, the backlash set in quickly. Tinder simply as fast instructed customers how to to disable the ... Read More »

Microsoft Created a Twitter Bot to Learn From Users. It Quickly Became a Racist Jerk.

Damien Meyer | AFP | Getty Images Microsoft set out to learn about “conversational understanding” by creating a bot designed to have automated discussions with Twitterusers, mimicking the language they use. What could go wrong? If you guessed, “It will probably become really racist,” you’ve clearly spent time on the Internet. Less than 24 hours after the bot, @TayandYou, went ... Read More »

Apple is gunning for PC users, but Microsoft has little to fear

When Apple introduced a smaller iPad Pro on Monday, vice president Phil Schiller didn’t mince words when he discussed which customers Apple is targeting with the product, along with its 12-inch sibling. “When [users of old PCs] see the features and performance and capabilities of a product like the iPad Pro, designed for the modern digital lifestyle, many of them ... Read More »

Skype for the Web now lets you call non-Skype users

Skype is making its web app more like the desktop version with a few new ways to reach non-Skype users. With Skype for Web, users can now place voice calls to any mobile phone or landline through the new “Call phones” section. Of course, this requires some Skype credit or a Skype Unlimited World subscription, but the rates for International ... Read More »

5 things you need to know about the EU-US Privacy Shield agreement

The Privacy Shield agreement is intended to guarantee the personal information of European Union citizens the same privacy protection when processed in the U.S. as it would receive at home. Where these guarantees are not available, the information must stay in the EU. Privacy Shield replaces the earlier Safe Harbor agreement, which was torn up by the Court of Justice ... Read More »