Apple Music Launch at WWDC on Monday

Apple is expected to unveil a ramped up music service Monday that builds on the iPhone maker’s strengths in a challenge to Spotify, Pandora and other established players. In the biggest overhaul of iTunes since it was launched in early 2003, the service was set to include an option of …

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iPhone 6s to Launch on September 25

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With at least a few months to go before Apple reveals its next iPhone models, a report citing the internal communications of a European mobile operator has tipped September 18 for the start of pre-orders, and September 25 for retail availability in the first wave of countries. Both those dates …

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Windows 10 PC squeezed inside Quanta’s Compute Plug

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A Taiwanese company has created a plug-like computer capable of running Microsoft’s forthcoming Windows 10 operating system. Quanta’s Compute Plug is designed to be pushed directly into a power socket, has an HDMI port for TV connections and two USB sockets. It is not the first such device. US chipmaker …

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First Steam Machines on sale from Alienware and Cyberpower

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The first Steam Machines – an attempt to bring PC gaming to a wider audience – are available to pre-order. PC makers Alienware and Cyberpower have both announced machines that will be sent out to buyers in October. Several Steam Machines will be out this year, an attempt by games …

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Massive Cyber-Attack Hits US Federal Workers

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Hackers broke into US government computers, possibly compromising the personal data of 4 million current and former federal employees, and investigators were probing whether the culprits were based in China, US officials said on Thursday. In the latest in a string of intrusions into US agencies’ high-tech systems, the Office …

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HOW OLD DO YOU LOOK – CHECK YOURSELF

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Every wonder how old do you look in your photograph or selfie that you recently uploaded on social media sites like Facebook, Twitter etc. Now you can check your age or atleast this tool make a guess on the basis of machine learning and facial recognition advance technology to find …

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Windows 10 Launch Date Revealed by Microsoft

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Microsoft on Monday announced that Windows 10 would hit the market on July 29, nearly three years after the company launched Windows 8. Windows 10 will initially be available for laptops and PCs and Microsoft hasn’t yet announced when smartphones and tablets will get the upgrade. In a blog post, …

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Chinese Researchers Develop ATM With Facial Recognition Technology

Chinese researchers have successfully developed the first automated teller machine (ATM) with facial recognition technology to reduce the risk of theft, media reports said. The developers include Tsinghua University and Tzekwan Technology, a Hangzhou firm in eastern China’s Zhejiang province that provides security protection for financial transactions, South China Morning …

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BlackBerry Introduces Security Offering for IoT Devices

BlackBerry Ltd said on Tuesday it is launching a new certificate service that will help bring the security level it offers on smartphones to a slew of devices from cars to smart meters. Certicom, a subsidiary of BlackBerry and an industry pioneer in elliptic curve cryptography, announced a new offering …

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