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Spotify Tests New Feature That Allows Users To Block, Mute Artists

Spotify Tests New Feature That Allows Users To Block, Mute Artists

2 hours ago   |   Inquisitr   |   3 articles

Spotify has begun testing a new “Don't play this artist” feature with its iOS app that will soon let users block or mute musicians of their choice from appearing on libraries...
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Russia tries to force Facebook and Twitter to relocate servers to Russia

Russia tries to force Facebook and Twitter to relocate servers to Russia

11 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / A smartphone folder labeled with the Russian word for "community." (credit: Getty Images | Kirill Kudryavtsev ) The Russian government agency responsible for...
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Google fined $57 million by French data privacy body

Google fined $57 million by French data privacy body

13 hours ago   |   VentureBeat   |   4 articles

Google has been hit by a $57 million fine by France's CNIL for a lack of transparencyy and inadequate information over its data-processing efforts.
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Samsung is preparing to make its midrange phones cheaper

Samsung is preparing to make its midrange phones cheaper

14 hours ago   |   Phone Arena   |   5 articles

After the new low-end M-series, Samsung will be aiming for lower prices of its midrangers, too, claims Korean media today. In its never-ending quest to fight the onslaught of...
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Stream in 4K with the discounted Roku Premiere media player

Stream in 4K with the discounted Roku Premiere media player

15 hours ago   |   iMore   |   2 articles

Watch all the shows. The Roku Premiere media streaming device is down to $29.99 on Amazon. That's a $10 drop off its regular price and the only time we've ever seen it drop...
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WhatsApp expands message forwarding limit worldwide to contain spread of fake news

WhatsApp expands message forwarding limit worldwide to contain spread of fake news

18 hours ago   |   Phone Arena   |   5 articles

Fake news has become an issue in recent years on social media platforms big and small around the globe, but WhatsApp encountered probably the greatest difficulties out there in...
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Facebook's new ‘Community Actions' will bring user-made petitions to your feed

Facebook's new ‘Community Actions' will bring user-made petitions to your feed

1 day ago   |   Tech Radar   |   3 articles

Mad as Hell about something? Not going to take it anymore? Well, you're in luck, because Facebook is currently rolling out a new tool in the US that will let users create and...
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Facebook gets new VP of AR/VR hardware and Portal boss

Facebook gets new VP of AR/VR hardware and Portal boss

1 day ago   |   VentureBeat

There's a new faces heading up Facebook's AR/VR hardware division and Portal project.
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The Viral '10-Year Challenge' May Be Mining Data To Teach Facial Recognition Algorithm, Tech Writer Says

The Viral '10-Year Challenge' May Be Mining Data To Teach Facial Recognition Algorithm, Tech Writer Says

1 day ago   |   Inquisitr

Social media users sharing pictures for the “10-Year Challenge” may be doing more than just showing their friends how much they've aged in the past decade - they could be...
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FTC reportedly planning ‘record-setting' fine against Facebook for mishandling user data

FTC reportedly planning ‘record-setting' fine against Facebook for mishandling user data

1 day ago   |   9to5Mac

Following a report last weekend that Germany was planning to punish Facebook , a report from The Washington Post now says the Federal Trade Commission in the U.S. is planning...
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Deal: Unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 9 128GB drops to just $755 at Amazon

Deal: Unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 9 128GB drops to just $755 at Amazon

The Galaxy Note 9 is currently the most expensive Samsung smartphone, but that's likely to change next month when the South Korean company will reveal its new Galaxy S10... Read more ...

AirPower to Launch 'Later in 2019' According to DigiTimes

AirPower to Launch 'Later in 2019' According to DigiTimes

Apple's long-awaited wireless charging mat AirPower has entered production and will be released later this year, according to DigiTimes : Glass passivated package bridge... Read more ...

Spotify Tests New Feature That Allows Users To Block, Mute Artists

Spotify Tests New Feature That Allows Users To Block, Mute Artists

Spotify has begun testing a new “Don't play this artist” feature with its iOS app that will soon let users block or mute musicians of their choice from appearing on libraries... Read more ...

Samsung is not giving up on the entry-level Android tablet market, new...

Samsung is not giving up on the entry-level Android tablet market, new device coming soon

Samsung is gearing up to launch not one, but at least two new Android tablets. We reported back in December about a new mid-range Galaxy Tab A tablet will be unveiled in Q1... Read more ...

How to Get the Google Phone App with Spam Blocking & Business Search on Any...

How to Get the Google Phone App with Spam Blocking & Business Search on Any Android

The Google Phone app is one of the best dialers for Android today, especially with all of the unique and exciting features it brings to the table. Unfortunately, without owning... Read more ...

APC full-version software downloads

APC full-version software downloads

Full-version commercial software for APC magazine readers February 2019 - Issue 464 Please note that these exclusive downloads will only be available for a limited time, from... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S10 Might Use Transparent Second Display To Solve Hole-Punch...

Samsung Galaxy S10 Might Use Transparent Second Display To Solve Hole-Punch Issue

A recently published patent suggests upcoming Samsung smartphones might utilize what is in effect a secondary screen in certain circumstances to overcome the issue of aspects... Read more ...

Carriers will get more power with Android Q

Carriers will get more power with Android Q

If you're an Android fan into Dark Mode, you're probably eagerly awaiting the next major Android build. As we told you the other day, a Google engineer has already blabbed... Read more ...

Google fined £44m by French data regulator

Google fined £44m by French data regulator

The French data regulator CNIL has fined Google £44m over how its data collection policies violated the terms of GDPR. According to CNIL , the regulator decided to levy a... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S10 prices will significantly undercut Apple's latest iPhones

Samsung Galaxy S10 prices will significantly undercut Apple's latest iPhones

Samsung Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10+ concept render After months of speculation, a new report by website TuttoAndroid has revealed the pricing of Samsung's next flagships in... Read more ...