Month: March 2018

How to see, and block, all the apps tracking you on Facebook

Facebook is currently facing a scandal over the use of its data by British political research company Cambridge Analytica. The company reportedly obtained the personal information of 50 million Facebook users. It didn’t get the data through a hack, but reportedly through a Facebook app which …

Toshiba Announces KumoScale NVMe over Fabrics Software

Today, Toshiba is launching a new software solution for pooling NVMe-based storage in a datacenter environment. The new KumoScale software implements the NVMe over Fabrics protocol (NVMeoF) and allows storage to be access over the network with less than 20µs of added latency compared to NVMe …

A self-driving Uber car just hit and killed a pedestrian

Uber Technologies Inc. has halted autonomous vehicle tests after one of its cars struck and killed a woman in Tempe, Arizona, in what is likely the first pedestrian fatality involving the technology. The 49-year-old woman, Elaine Herzberg, was crossing the road outside of a crosswalk when …

Apple Developing Its Own MicroLED Displays for Future Devices

Apple Developing Its Own MicroLED Displays for Future Devices Apple has a secret manufacturing facility in Santa Clara, California, where it is designing and producing test samples of its own displays, reports Bloomberg. The company is reportedly using MicroLED technology in an effort to replace Samsung’s …

Windows 10 on ARM: Everything you need to know about it

  Microsoft earlier bought Windows operating system to ARM-based devices with Windows RT for x32 ARM Processors. Windows RT was first announced at CES 2011 and was released as a mobile operating system along with Windows 8 in October 2012. It was designed to come preinstalled …

Guide to customize Windows 10 Start Menu and Taskbar

  Desktop, Start Menu & Taskbar are the crucial aspects of Windows 10 customization, especially when it comes to productivity. We have talked about how you can beautifully customize Windows 10 Desktop Background, Color, Loock screen, and Themes. In this post, we are looking at the …

Blockchain can ‘speed up’ payment settlement between telcos

Colt and PCCW Global, the international division of Hong Kong Telecom (HKT), claim to have developed a Blockchain system that can dramatically reduce the time it takes to settle payments between telecoms operators. Blockchain is the ‘tamper-proof’ decentralised ledger technology used to power the Bitcoin cryptocurrency …