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  1. Congress to US citizens: Want online privacy? Pay up!

    03.29 / 22:34 computerworld.com Computerworld - News
    A congressional vote to repeal U.S. restrictions on broadband providers doesn’t mean that online privacy is dead. Consumers will just have to pay for it.The coming repeal, which President Donald Trump is expected to sign into law, paves a clearer path for broadband providers to sell customers’ internet browsing history and other online data, without their consent.Privacy advocates are worried. Imagine corporate giants snooping on your internet activities, and then bombarding your PC, phone …
  2. China Oceanwide completes its purchase of IDG

    03.29 / 22:34 computerworld.com Computerworld - News
    The sale of tech publishing pioneer International Data Group to China Oceanwide Holdings Group and China-based IDG Capital is final.The deal for China Oceanwide Holdings Group to acquire a majority stake in International Data Group was first announced in January. Tech analyst firm IDC and venture capital firm IDG Ventures are included in the deal.China Oceanwide hosted an event in Bejing Wednesday to announce the closing of the deal. The companies did not disclose the terms of the sa…
  3. 5 things Samsung's Bixby A.I. service will do

    03.29 / 22:34 computerworld.com Computerworld - News
    Could artificial intelligence make devices easier to use? According to Samsung, it sure can, and that's what it the company out to prove with its Bixby AI service.Bixby is being loaded on the Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones, which were announced on Wednesday. Bixby is an agent that can help the smartphones talk, recommend and remind, said Mok Oh, vice president of service strategy at Samsung.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click…
  4. 36% off Raspberry Pi 3 Model B Motherboard - Deal Alert

    03.29 / 22:34 computerworld.com Computerworld - News
    Currently discounted 33% on Amazon the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B Motherboardfeatures a quad-core 64-bit ARM Cortex A53 clocked at 1.2 GHz. The Pi 3 features on-board 802.11N WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click…
  5. Google Calendar finally comes to the iPad

    03.29 / 22:34 computerworld.com Computerworld - News
    Google’s Calendar app is making a long-awaited move to a new device: Apple’s iPad. You read that right: Until Wednesday, the tech titan hadn’t optimized its marquee calendar application to run on Apple’s tablets.The app provides users with a view of their calendars that are shared with them through Google’s service. In addition, they get a handful of features Apple’s native calendar app doesn’t have, like the ability to more easily find time and space for a meeting with other people inside …