Anonymizing personal data 'not enough to protect privacy,' shows new study

With the first large fines for breaching EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) regulations upon us, and the UK government about to review GDPR guidelines, researchers have shown how even ...

2 hours ago from TechXplore

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Apple in talks to buy Intel smartphone chip unit: report

Apple is in talks to buy Intel's smartphone modem chip unit, a move that would help the iPhone maker control a key component, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday.

13 hours ago from TechXplore

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Facebook to fix kids app flaw allowing chats with strangers

Facebook acknowledged Tuesday that a flaw in its Messenger Kids service allowed children get into group chats with people who were not approved by their parents.

59 minutes ago from TechXplore

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Watch: Electric Ford F-150 Prototype Tows Over a Million Pounds

Ford demonstrated its electric F-150 prototype towing 10 double-decker rail cars filled with 42 current-model F-150s, weighing over a million pounds in total. (Photo ...

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The Technology 202: Libra fakes undermine Facebook’s cryptocurrency charm offensive

It’s not inspiring confidence among lawmakers.

5 hours ago from The Washington Post

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Uber Testing Subscription That Bundles Rides, Food Delivery, Scooters, And Bikes

Uber does much more now than just enabling you to find a driver to take you to your destination. It does food delivery, bike and scooter rentals, and even helicopter rides. The company is ...

29 minutes ago from Ubergizmo

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Mercedes cars can now park themselves WITHOUT a human at the wheel

The companies are currently trialing the project in the Mercedes-Benz Museum parking garage, Stuttgart, where the service is accessed via a smartphone app.

59 minutes ago from Daily Mail

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Microsoft joins project on ethical artificial intelligence

Microsoft on Monday announced a $1 billion investment in an OpenAI ethical artificial intelligence project backed by Tesla's Elon Musk and Amazon.

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Three iPhone 11 models coming in 2019, according to report - CNET

Next generation phones said to have the A13 processor, wide-angle lens and Apple's new Smart Frame technology.

3 hours ago from CNET Cutting Edge

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Equifax will set aside up to $425 million for data-breach victims. Getting a share of the payout could be tricky

Equifax has been ordered to pay $425 million to consumers who were affected by a massive data breach in 2017. How do they access that money?

23 hours ago from The Washington Post

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