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Algeria goes offline for school exam to tackle cheating

Education Minister Nouria Benghabrit told Algerian newspaper Annahar that Facebook would be blocked across the country throughout the entire period from 20-...


Apple Will Replace Faulty MacBook Keyboards Free of Charge

If you already paid for your keyboard to get repaired Apple will give you a refund. Apple has announced a list of nine models eligible for repairs, including ...


Microsoft introduces News app for Android, iOS and Windows 10

Epic said it's already made some changes to address these concerns and will continue to do so. The free-to-play title previously surpassed the $50 million m...


Supreme Court privacy ruling

He argued that the rule "limited States' ability to seek long-term prosperity and has prevented market participants from competing on an even playing field". "T...


Apple was planning to omit this feature from the iPhone X

The idea is to allow users to place all of their devices anywhere on the mat and have them charge wirelessly at the same time. Leading the list is the abili...


Supreme Court's online sales tax ruling gives states a win

Just how much is unclear, said state officials who are still studying Thursday's 5-4 ruling that overturned existing case law on collecting sales tax from onlin...


What if Apple loses its Supreme Court App Store antitrust appeal?

Having raked in an estimated $11 billion from that arrangement in 2017, the company is understandably committed to maintaining the status quo. The Supreme Co...


All Major Carriers To Stop Sharing Location Data With Brokers

One such company was Securus Technologies, a provider of prison telephone services, which according to the investigation had been providing the government with ...


Samsung Galaxy S10 Could Have A Symmetrical All-Screen Display Design

Here's a look back at the key features of the device. Up front, the smartphone could house an 8-megapixel selfie camera. The S9 has a dual aperture camera. No...


Google's augmented reality-based Measure app comes to Android phones

Google Measure 2.0 is now live on the Play Store and is compatible with all ARCore-supported devices. Google has released its Measure app for all devices...


European Union takes first step towards passing controversial copyright law

The law can only take effect after it is agreed in three-way talks between MEPs, national governments and the Commission. In March, the European Union issued ...


Microsoft reveals that Xbox VR support is no longer in the works

Virtual reality was strangely absent with the company focussing on 4K performance of the Xbox One X and other enhancements. As well as its first-party HoloLen...


US Supreme Court Rules States Can Tax Online Sales

But Alexander said he sees there still may be a need for Congress to step in and adopt a simplified collection of sales tax procedures under the Marketplace...


No more Uber, Ola in Google Maps

Interestingly, when we checked the Google Maps app on an Android device, the Uber option was not present at all. " You can no longer book Uber rides direc...


Nintendo Switch pirates beware: you could be banned for life

Nintendo even encourages players to create and survive together in Minecraft on the Xbox One and Switch . The trailer Nintendo released today seems to f...


IPhones Will Share Your Exact Location With 911

User location data can not be shared for non-emergency purposes, and only the 911 center will have access to the location during the call itself. RapidSOS's s...


WhichCar 2018 Audi A1 revealed

THE second-generation Audi A1 has been officially revealed, showing off a compact German luxury hatchback that is now longer and more striking to look at, and...


References to New Apple Watch Models Found in iOS 12 Beta 2

References to new Apple Watch models have been found in iOS 12 beta 2 by developer Guilherme Rambo for 9to5Mac. With the new FCC regulation, 80 percent of...


Steam Summer Sale Starts Today, Expect Crazy Discounts On Popular Games

In 2017 the sale started on the 22nd, so this year's beginning on the 21st makes a lot of sense. So, which games should you consider if you're looking to pick...


Instagram launches IGTV which can host content an hour long

The concept competes with Google's YouTube . Facebook is paying for rights to shows now, but the company aims for the content to eventually be popular enou...