Firefox has announced a possible partnership with ProtonVPN, planning an experiment in the hopes of securing a future revenue stream. VPN is a popular tool which enables users to access the Internet via encrypted connections. This tool protects Internet users against monitoring and snooping at the ISP and government-level. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Andrew Gonzalez on October 25, 2018 7:37 am and last modified on October 25, 2018 7:40 am.
We have come to you with a great news. After overwhelming requests, Ivacy has now become multilingual by offering its services in the following regional languages in order to cater our global audience:
Not just the websites are made available in the said languages, they are also equipped to conduct transactions in their local currency.
We believe things are best communicated in the native language and therefore, we have localized our global online presence to acknowledge and serve the non-English speaking community.
At Ivacy, your best interest be kept at heart and they are committed to providing you with absolute privacy, ability to stream fast and download with utmost anonymity in the easiest way possible.
Published by Matt Johnston on October 6, 2018 8:01 am and last modified on September 30, 2018 8:03 am.
YouTube has announced it won’t maintain a separate app targeting gaming and live game streaming in a blog post on 18 September. The YouTube Gaming app will be sunset sometime next spring.
To make gaming experience on YouTube better, YouTube launched YouTube Gaming, a standalone app for gamers in 2015. From this app, YouTube can test new features for better discoverability, Super Chat and Channel Memberships to help fans show support for their favorite creators, Dark Theme and even a new live streaming platform based on the gaming community’s feedback. This app has been a great place for game creators and viewers who like to watch live and recorded esports in the past years. According to data from Sensor Tower, the app has over 200 million installs across iOS and Android. However, YouTube Gaming will be shut by March 2019. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Andrew Gonzalez on September 19, 2018 9:00 am and last modified on September 19, 2018 9:03 am.
On Wednesday, Apple confirmed it has acquired a startup that focuses on making lenses for augmented reality glasses. Price and other detail are not revealed. Like the iPhone maker said, “Apple buys smaller companies from time to time, and we generally don’t discuss our purpose or plans.” We can see that Apple has strong interest in the burgeoning technology. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Emerson L. Sullivan on August 30, 2018 10:29 am
Google is about to release a smart speaker equipped with a display for this holiday season. According to Nikkei, Google debuts display-equipped AI speaker to compete with rivals like Amazon.com and Alibaba Group Holding in the market for voice-activated gadgets. It is likely similar to Amazon Echo Show which lets you watch video flash briefings, Amazon Video content, see music lyrics, security cameras, photos, weather forecasts, to-do and shopping lists, browse and listen to Audible audiobooks, and more. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Andrew Gonzalez on August 17, 2018 9:20 am and last modified on August 17, 2018 9:20 am.
Samsung’s Research AI Center chief Gray G. Lee said that the Galaxy Note 9 will come with a next-generation version of the company’s artificial intelligence features. According to Samsung, this feature is Bixby 2.0 which includes things like phones, TVs, speakers and other connected technology you can imagine, acting as the control hub of your device ecosystem. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Andrew Gonzalez on August 10, 2018 8:16 am and last modified on August 10, 2018 8:22 am.
Uber has announced that it will stop developing self-driving trucks to focus its autonomous technology solely on cars. Uber’s self-driving truck programme started in 2016 with a team based in San Francisco. “We recently took the important step of returning to public roads in Pittsburgh, and as we look to continue that momentum, we believe having our entire team’s energy and expertise focused on this effort is the best path forward,” Eric Meyhofer, head of Uber Advanced Technologies Group, said in an emailed statement. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Andrew Gonzalez on August 1, 2018 2:54 am and last modified on August 1, 2018 2:54 am.
Netflix is getting into the satellite radio business. The streaming-content giant on Wednesday announced a partnership with SiriusXM to create a comedy channel with the satellite-radio broadcaster. The Netflix comedy channel will be exclusive to SiriusXM. This project marks the first time Netflix has ventured outside of video content. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Andrew Gonzalez on July 19, 2018 7:53 am
In a statement released late on Wednesday, Coinbase announced it had obtained a broker-deal license in a bid to become a fully SEC-regulated broker dealer. The announcement came hours after Bloomberg reported that Circle Internet Financial Ltd. The securities dealer is Keystone Capital Corp., a Cardiff, Calif.-based financial-services firm which is best known for its popular trading platform, which offers four cryptocurrencies. The acquisition shows promise to allow Coinbase to operate as a broker-dealer in the fast-growing market for initial coin offerings. That makes the exchange moves one step closer to offering blockchain-based assets such as cryptocurrencies and security tokens. Like Coinbase says, it is an important moment for the crypto ecosystem, and yet another indication of the maturation of the crypto economy. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Andrew Gonzalez on June 7, 2018 7:54 am and last modified on June 7, 2018 8:11 am.
A years-old privacy flaw will finally be coming to an end on Android. Many users may not notice the flaw. The flaw is any app can monitor your network activity without your knowledge or permission to see when you connect with a competing app, or perhaps worse. The Android apps can gain full access to your online activities on your device. Though they can’t detect the content of your network calls, but they can sniff any outgoing or incoming connection via TCP/UDP to determine if you are connecting to a certain server. For example, an Android app has the ability to detect when another app on your device connects to a financial institution’s server. Those apps also tell when those apps are connecting to the Internet and where they are connecting to. Apps like Facebook, Twitter, and other social media apps could use this to track your network activity without your knowledge. Obviously, this is a serious privacy bug. Read the rest of this post »
Published by Andrew Gonzalez on May 7, 2018 11:22 am and last modified on June 15, 2018 1:38 am.