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US colleges are trying to install location tracking apps on students’ phones

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Barely over a year ago, we pointed out how dystopian it seemed when Chinese schools added “smart uniforms” to track their students’ attendance. But US

Google aims to unify its workplace tools and messaging apps into one service

January 29, 2020 0

Google is working on another communications application, this one for workplaces, that will combine several different platforms it already operates, according to a new report

NASA’s next big space observatory will likely miss its target launch date — again

January 29, 2020 0

NASA’s next big space observatory — the James Webb Space Telescope — probably won’t launch in March 2021, potentially creating added costs for the long-delayed

Apple is limiting China travel and has closed one retail store due to coronavirus outbreak

January 29, 2020 0

Apple CEO Tim Cook said on Tuesday that the company began limiting employee travel to China last week amid the coronavirus outbreak, and that Apple

Hackers hijacked nearly half of the NFL’s Twitter accounts, as well as ESPN and UFC

January 29, 2020 0

The social media accounts of almost half of the teams in the National Football League, as well as the official NFL account, were hacked, the

British Airways suspends all China flights due to coronavirus outbreak

January 29, 2020 0

British Airways has suspended all its direct flights to mainland China in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, Reuters reports. “We apologise to customers for

Warehouse robots are sharing data to master human jobs

January 29, 2020 0

Right now, in a warehouse not far from Berlin, a bright yellow robot is leaning over a conveyor, picking items out of crates with the

Apple’s Powerbeats 4 appear in latest iOS 13 update

January 29, 2020 0

Apple could soon launch a new version of its Powerbeats earbuds if imagery discovered in the latest version of iOS by MacRumors is to be

Misinformation about the coronavirus is threatening to overwhelm tech platforms

January 29, 2020 0

One result of a world in which everyone has more or less equal access to publishing tools has been what’s sometimes called an epistemic crisis:

Google’s upcoming call recording feature could also support transcription

January 29, 2020 0

Code discovered in the latest version of the Google Phone app has revealed more details about its unannounced call recording feature, 9to5Google reports. Most intriguing

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