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Monday, February 18, 2019

Another big sports deal for Facebook

People in the Indian subcontinent will, from Friday, have only one way to watch top flight Spanish football: on Facebook. The social network has signed an exclusive deal to show...

YouTube’s copyright claim system abused by extorters

Google has removed a YouTube channel after it was found to be abusing copyright claims to extort money from users. Kenzo and ObbyRaidz, whose channels predominantly feature them playing Minecraft,...

Toyota is developing fighter jet-inspired safety features for cars and wants to share it

Toyota Research Institute had a breakthrough last year in its pursuit to make driving safer. It was so profound that Toyota wants to open up to other automakers. The inspiration...

China shuts down 4,000 websites in purge on ‘improper values’

China has shut down thousands of websites and online accounts following a three-month campaign against "harmful" content, the state news agency Xinhua has announced. The content, on 4,000 sites, included...

Two-way translation baked in the SwiftKey on Android.

The Internet is of course amazing if you want to send messages across borders. But different languages can still put a wrinkle in your conversational flow, even with all...

Ghanaians urged to embrace blockchain and crypto-currency technology 

A Computer Scientist and Board Chairman of the West and Central African Research and Education Network, Professor Nii Narku Quaynor has urged Ghanaians to take advantage of the opportunities...

Facebook animal trade exposed in Thailand

More than 1,500 listings of live animals for sale have been found on Facebook in Thailand by a wildlife trafficking watchdog. Traffic, which monitors such activity, said many of the...

Facebook upgrades its messenger app

Facebook has unveiled a redesigned "Facebook Messenger" that attempts to simplify the user interface for its 1.3 billion monthly active users. A report said the social network began rolling out...

Sony unveils mini PlayStation Classic console

Sony has announced a miniature version of the first PlayStation console, which originally launched in 1994. The mini version will come with 20 retro titles, including Final Fantasy VII and...

Google’s new Voice Access app lets you use Android hands-free

Google has a new free Android app that lets you get around your phone, tap buttons, and type across the interface and all your apps using just your voice. It’s...

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