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Facebook Signs EU’s Privacy Shield Treaty; May Spark Privacy Row

Facebook Signs EU’s Privacy Shield Treaty; May Spark Privacy Row Social networking giant Facebook has agreed to adopt a new European Union (EU) data accord that allows personal information to be transferred to the US, potentially sparking yet another privacy row, the media reported. Facebook has quietly signed the Privacy Shield – a controversial treaty that allows US technology companies ... Read More »

Evernote Says Small Number of Mac Users May Have Lost Notes, Offers Premium Subscription

Evernote Says Small Number of Mac Users May Have Lost Notes, Offers Premium Subscription HIGHLIGHTS The company says it was only able to restore some lost notes Users with lost notes can attempt to manually restore them Premium users can use the gift code for an additional year of service A small number of Evernote for Mac users are being ... Read More »

Twitter May Bring Live NFL Games to Apple TV: Report

Shares in US social media giant Twitter jumped Monday, lifted by news reports of discussions to make its streaming broadcasts available on Apple TV. The stock was up 6.58 percent at $20.82 in midday trading on the New York Stock Exchange, marking the first time since early January that Twitter shares have topped $20. The rise came after a New ... Read More »

Intel SoCs Get Built-in Speech Recognition; May Help Apple Bring Siri to OS X

Intel SoCs will soon have native support for speech recognition features. This capability comes as the chipmaker partners with Sensory, a Silicon Valley-based company focused on machine learning techniques. The announcement further intensifies the speculation about Apple bringing Siri to its OS Xdesktop operating system. Dubbed TrulyHandsfree, the always-on, always-listening voice triggering component and low-power sound detector will be a ... Read More »

Google’s New Chromecast, Chromecast Audio May Launch Soon in India

When Google unveiled the refreshed Chromecast alongside the Chromecast Audio in September last year, the Mountain View giant was expected to bring the devices to India as well, as the first-generation Chromecast was already officially available in India. Seven months have passed however, and there’s no update from Google on the availability of its new Chromecast and Chromecast Audio. Now, ... Read More »

Mi Notebook Air May Remind You of Another Computer — But Cheaper

The founder and CEO of Xiaomi, Lei Jun, doesn’t like to be compared to Steve Jobs, but the latest product from the company, the Mi Notebook Air will do very little to convince people otherwise. You don’t have to have a degree from Stanford in computer science to see the similarities with Apple’s Macbook Air, right down to a portion ... Read More »

Biggest-Ever Spectrum Auction Cleared, May Fetch Rs 5.66 Lakh Crore

The Union Cabinet today approved auctioning of airwaves that could add lakhs of crores to the government’s coffers. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley termed the upcoming auction as the “biggest-ever” in India’s history. The mega-spectrum auction is estimated to fetch about Rs 5.66 lakh crore to the exchequer, which is more than double of telecom services industry gross revenue of Rs ... Read More »

Micro-digital camera may be Injected With a Syringe: examine

German engineers have created a camera no bigger than a grain of salt that might alternate the future ofhealth imaging and clandestine surveillance. using three-D printing, researchers from the university of Stuttgart constructed a three-lens digital camera, and fit it onto the end of an optical fibre the width of two hairs. Such era can be used as minimally-intrusive endoscopes ... Read More »

information may be Key in Microsoft-LinkedIn Probe, ecu’s Vestager Says

HIGHLIGHTS information turned into a key considerations within the review of fb-WhatsApp deal. LinkedIn deal is a way for Microsoft, to dash beforehand in social equipment. The bid for LinkedIn would require regulatory approval inside the european, US. Any probe into Microsoft’s acquisition of professional social community LinkedIn Corp. is in all likelihoodto awareness on the tie-up’s potential to leverage ... Read More »

Housing call for may additionally select Up In subsequent Six Months: Knight Frank

New Delhi: Housing demand is anticipated to pick up in subsequent six months as sentiments haveimproved after the government introduced tax incentives to the real estate area in this 12 months‘sfinances, in line with a survey. industry frame FICCI and assets representative Knight Frank India have at the same time launched adocument ‘actual property Sentiment Index’ for January-March 2016 that ... Read More »