First plane to take flight using ionic wind produces no emissions

There's a new type of electric plane that produces no emissions, the only problem is it is very small and can only fly 55 metres

15 hours ago from Newscientist

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Amazon says some customer email addresses exposed

Amazon on Wednesday said that a website glitch accidentally exposed names and email addresses of some of the e-commerce giant's customers.

16 hours ago from Phys.org

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Facebook appeals its UK fine in Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook has appealed its 500,000-pound ($644,000) fine for failing to protect the privacy of its users in the Cambridge Analytica scandal, arguing that U.K regulators failed to prove that British ...

18 hours ago from Phys.org

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Apple Acquires Privacy-Focused Artificial Intelligence Startup

Apple has made no secret that they are a very privacy-centric business, where they would never use a customer’s information for profit. If you’re looking for additional proof that Apple means ...

12 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Google Duplex expands to ‘small group’ of Pixel owners

Google Duplex, the automated service that calls up businesses to make bookings on your behalf, has received a limited public launch, reports VentureBeat. In a statement, Google ...

2 hours ago from The Verge

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Microsoft joining Qualcomm and Google to bring Chrome to Windows on ARM

An ARM-native version of Chrome would fill a major gap in Windows on ARM.

19 hours ago from Arstechnica

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Amazon re-opens U.S. store to Australian shoppers after backlash

Amazon.com Inc said on Thursday it would stop blocking Australians from shopping on its U.S. site after a customer backlash, unwinding a move which has tarnished the e-commerce giant's launch ...

6 hours ago from Reuters Technology

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Google Play Store Black Friday Deals Include 99-Cent Thanksgiving Day Rentals For All Movies

Google has just announced a slew of Play Store Cyber Week 2018 deals including one smoking deal that should help you unwind after a hectic day tomorrow eating turkey and visiting family members ...

18 hours ago from HotHardware

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Google Assistant iOS update lets you say ’Hey Siri, OK Google’

Apple probably didn’t intend to let competitors take advantage of Siri Shortcuts this way, but you can now launch Google Assistant on your iPhone by saying “Hey Siri, OK Google” . But don’t ...

17 hours ago from TechCrunch

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Facebook Used To Auction A Teenage Girl For Marriage

Facebook has been criticized in the past for taking too long before inappropriate posts are taken down. The company claims to have filters and humans in place to actually help prevent such ...

12 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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