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Fiat Chrysler and Google for the first time will offer rides to the public in the self-driving automobiles they are building under an expanding partnership. The companies announced in the spring of last year that they would build 100 self-driving Chrysler Pacifica hybrids minivans. Those vehicles have been tested in Arizona, California and Michigan. Waymo,…
04.27 / 07:02
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The pace of adoption and success of e-governance initiatives will eventually rely on how the government walks the tight rope - balancing both accelerated growth and digital adoption, while ensuring safety and security of the…
For a few hundred dollars, drivers can add new safety technology - like forward collision warning systems or backup cameras - to older…
Amazon.com Inc wants to help you choose what to…
04.27 / 06:45
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This strange ribbon of purple light named 'Steve' was so first observed by citizen scientists in Canada and eventually verified by the European Space Agency…
04.27 / 06:38
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Amazon.com Inc wants to help you choose what to wear.The technology and retailing behemoth on Wednesday unveiled a voice-controlled camera, the Echo Look, and an app that recommends which of two outfits is best, using fashion specialists' advice and algorithms that check for the latest trends.The new product underscores Amazon's ambitions to be a top player in fashion and voice-powered computing.Amazon is working to make its voice assistant Alexa, which competes with Apple Inc's Siri, an…
04.27 / 06:36
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The Note 7 may not be completely, totally, 100 percent dead yet. After Samsung officially said last month the company was considering selling refurbished Galaxy Note 7 devices in select markets, more details may have come to light. A recent report from ETNews (in Korean) claims that the refurbished Note 7 may go on sale…
04.27 / 06:35
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A new study finds that toddlers who take long daytime naps could lead to less sleeping during the night. The study of 50 Japanese 19-month-olds tracked by researchers, revealed there is a limit on the amount of sleep to be had. Like most moms and dads, my time in the post-baby throes of sleep deprivation…
04.27 / 06:35
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It is not anymore English that is dominating the Internet in India. According to a report from search giant Google and consulting firm KPMG India, the Indian language users have overtaken English language on the Internet in…
Twitter shares surged April 26 after its quarterly update showed improving growth in user numbers, offsetting concerns over a decline in revenue and another net loss for the social…
04.27 / 06:07
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The distraught Thai mother of a baby girl killed by her boyfriend in a murder he broadcast on Facebook Live has described the harrowing moment she stumbled across the video and rushed to alert…
04.27 / 06:07
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The app failed to secure sensitive data could have allowed hackers to remotely locate, unlock, and start…
04.27 / 06:06
computerworld.com.my
By taking steps to ensure the quality of assets within the data lake, organizations can prevent their lakes becoming data…
04.27 / 06:06
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Cassini was initially set on its path to destruction on April 22 when it flew by Saturn's moon…
04.27 / 06:00
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San Francisco: To understand why it is so difficult to defend computers from even moderately capable hackers, consider the case of the security flaw officially known as CVE-2017-0199.The bug was unusually dangerous but of a common genre: it was in Microsoft software, could allow a hacker to seize control of a personal computer with little trace, and was fixed April 11 in Microsoft's regular monthly security update.But it had traveled a rocky, nine-month journey from discovery to…
04.27 / 05:59
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App-based guides for games, including Fifa and Pokemon Go, were used to target more than 500,000 Android users with malware, a cyber-security company has said. The apps, discovered on the Google Play Store, were designed to take control of devices before downloading malware. Unwanted ads could then be displayed to users, for example, according to…
04.27 / 05:58
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Extremely small particles of pollution have the potential to evade the lungs’ protective filter system and end up deep in the body, scientists suggest. Researchers speculate the particles could then build up in blood vessels and raise the risk of heart disease. They say their early study – based on extremely small particles of gold…
04.27 / 05:58
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The founder of Wikipedia is starting a website he says will fight so-called fake news. Jimmy Wales says his Wikitribune site will bring journalists and volunteer fact checkers together to stop the spread of false news stories. “We want to make sure that you read fact-based articles that have a real impact in both local…
04.27 / 05:49
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It’s hard to think all the way back to the events of April 26, 1986. Nonetheless, it has become a standout moment in a world of nuclear accidents: Chernobyl. In the early days of what would become the world’s worst nuclear accident, 32 people died and dozens of others suffered painful radiation burns. It took…
04.27 / 05:49
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India is ready to roll out its biggest tax reform possibly from July 2017. The Goods and Services Tax (GST) embodies the concept of one nation, one tax and is a destination based tax levied on the supply of goods and services. The intent of implementing GST is to eliminate the tax-on-tax imposed on goods…