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The ‘world’s smallest computer’ unveiled BY IBM

The ‘World’s smallest computer’ unveiled BY IBM

IBM is kicking off its IBM Think 2018 conference this week with “5 in 5,” a collection of IBM Research inventions and technologies “that…

People are accidentally setting off Apple’s Emergency SOS alert

People are accidentally setting off Apple’s Emergency SOS alert

If you sleep on your Apple Watch the wrong way, you might get a wake-up call from the police. That’s what happened to Jason…

Facebook has suspended the account of the whistleblower who exposed Cambridge Analytica

Facebook has suspended the account of the whistle blower who exposed Cambridge Analytica

In the latest turn of the developing scandal around how Facebook’s user data wound up in the hands of Cambridge Analytica for use…

Coca-Cola and US government use blockchain to curb forced labor

Coca-Cola and US government use blockchain to curb forced labor

The quest to end forced labour has created some unusual technological allies. Coca-Cola, the US State Department and a trio of crypto organizations (Bitfury…

Facebook suspended Donald Trump’s data operations team for misusing people’s personal information

Facebook suspended Donald Trump’s data operations team for misusing people’s personal information

Facebook said late Friday that it had suspended Strategic Communication Laboratories (SCL), along with its political data analytics firm, Cambridge Analytica, for violating its…

Intel redesigned its 8th-gen processors to patch ‘Meltdown’ flaws

Intel redesigned its 8th-gen processors to patch ‘Meltdown’ flaws

Intel has redesigned its upcoming 8th generation Xeon and Core processors to further reduce the risks of attacks via the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities,…