Tech employees protest in front of Palantir HQ over fears it will build Trump’s Muslim registry
 Silicon Valley is no stranger to protests against tech companies. But it’s unusual when the tech workers themselves protest tech. Such was the case this morning in front of Palantir headquarters in Palo Alto where 50 people in the tech community came out in the pouring rain to demand the data mining startup take a firm stand against the makings of a Muslim registry. The organizers… Read More ...
Manning served tough prison term, commutation would not send wrong signal: Obama
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said on Wednesday that former intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning had served a tough prison term and his decision to commute her 35-year sentence to about seven years served would not signal leniency toward leakers of U.S. government secrets. ...
Pokemon GO takes on climate change in monster Davos takeover
Niantic has revealed their next sponsorship deal with a brand – Project Everyone, making a push for awareness of The Global Goals campaign at the World Economic Forum. Before now, Pokemon GO had only opened Sponsored Pokestops and Pokemon Gyms in the game Pokemon GO with consumer brands. With this sponsorship deal, Pokemon GO becomes an awareness partner for the … Continue reading...
YouTube in-app messaging goes live in Canada first
YouTube's messaging service, previously invite-only, is now live for all Canadian users of the YouTube app on iOS and Android. For the first time, users can share content in private conversations entirely within the app. The post YouTube in-app messaging goes live in Canada first appeared first on Digital Trends.
Roger Federer Makes it Too Easy: Andre Agassi
Andre Agassi won eight Grand Slam titles which included all four Majors.
Jackie Evancho's Transgender Sister Undergoing Reassignment (VIDEO)
Jackie Evancho's transgender sister will undergo surgery to begin reassignment the same week Jackie belts out the national anthem at Donald Trump's inauguration ... TMZ has learned. Sources close to the Evancho family tell us Jackie's sister,…
India to see a spike in video surveillance adoption in years to come: report
Owing to increasing demand for high-tech technologies in the video surveillance market, the country will witness a boost in the surveillance adaptation rate in years to come, a report said on Wednesday. The report, launched by the Smart Cities Council (SCC) and National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA) along with US-based data storage company Western Digital, underlined the role of surveillance for a safe and secure India. “With the growth of public infrastructure on a constant rise, acco...
Facebook replaces its old inbox with the web version of Messenger
 Just under two years ago, Facebook introduced a web interface for its private chat application, Messenger. Now, Facebook is integrating that same web app into the desktop version of Facebook, where it replaces the older messaging experience. The change has been spotted by a number of users in multiple markets – including also TechCrunch staff in the U.S. and Europe – which… Read More ...
Logic Pro X and GarageBand get big updates: Touch Bar, iCloud, more
Apple’s Logic Pro X has gained Touch Bar support on the latest MacBook Pro, with the music software – and its GarageBand for iOS cousin – getting a big update today. Logic Pro X 10.3 not only embraces the slender touchscreen strip on Apple’s latest notebook, but revamps the UI throughout; as for GarageBand for iOS 2.2, that gets a … Continue reading...
From Al Gore to water politics, climate change heats up Sundance
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - As former U.S. vice president Al Gore filmed the sequel to his environmental documentary last year, he did not expect to be dealing with a new president who has dismissed climate change as a hoax. ...
Fake Android Instagram apps have been stealing login credentials from users
Security researchers have discovered a series of fake Instagram apps on the Google Play Store that aim to steal your username and password through a sophisticated phishing scam. The apps have been taken down since being discovered. The post Fake Android Instagram apps have been stealing login credentials from users appeared first on Digital Trends....
Most Indian Players Skip Practice, Fans Disappointed
India will face England in the second One-Day International at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on Thursday.
How to Reboot Your Roku Without Unplugging It
The Roku doesn’t have a power button, and there’s no way to restart it in the user interface. Annoying, right? It’s a problem when things crash, yes, but also because things like updates and adding private channels are largely triggered by rebooting the system. Isn’t there any way to force the thing to restart, without unplugging the power and plugging it back in?Click Here to Continue Reading...
10 Amazing Chrome Extensions for SEO in 2017
As a blogger or SEO expert, we are expected to carry out several tasks on a daily basis. We are expected to be Multifaceted person. The daily tasks may begin from ensuring website’s usability to organizing the content to the link building and go on endlessly. At this point what comes to rescue is the technology – the browsers that we use and the extensions or plugins we use to save quite a bit of time and efforts. Installed in a couple of clicks and accessible fr...
Cedric the Entertainer Says Steelers Win ... Unless Pats Cheat (VIDEO)
There's only one way the Patriots can beat the Packers this weekend ... CHEAT ... that's according to Cedric the Entertainer who says the Steelers got it in the bag, unless Brady dips into his bag of tricks. Cedric is a huge Steelers fan so when we…
Netflix’s The Discovery posits a dark outcome from proving the afterlife exists
 Netflix is really tapping into the appetite of its sci-fi audience, with another trailer for a new film coming soon to the streaming service that imagines a weird future. In the first teaser for The Discovery, we get a glimpse into a love story unfolding in a world where Robert Redford has proven the afterlife is real, and suicides are spiking as a result. It looks kind of like a huge bummer,… Read More ...
iPhone 8 could read your face in 3D space
Analysts suggest that this year, Apple will utilize PrimeSense technology to add a new way to unlock the iPhone. A research note distributed to clients by Cowen and Company on Wednesday suggested that the next iPhone could be released with some “form of facial/gesture recognition.” They added that this technology would rely on “a new laser sensor and an infrared … Continue reading...
iPhone 8 could read your face in 3D space
Analysts suggest that this year, Apple will utilize PrimeSense technology to add a new way to unlock the iPhone. A research note distributed to clients by Cowen and Company on Wednesday suggested that the next iPhone could be released with some “form of facial/gesture recognition.” They added that this technology would rely on “a new laser sensor and an infrared … Continue reading...
18 annoying Galaxy S7 Edge problems and how to fix them
Samsung has refined its curved display beauty this year, but smartphone perfection remains elusive. These are the Galaxy S7 Edge problems we’ve been hearing about, with advice on how to tackle them. The post 18 annoying Galaxy S7 Edge problems and how to fix them appeared first on Digital Trends.
India is a Unique Place to Play Cricket: Jos Buttler
India will take on England in the second One-Day International of the three-match series at Cuttack on Thursday.