Sunday, January 26, 2020

Tech

Google Smart Assistant now supports video calls via WhatsApp

Previously, when users wanted to make calls, they used the phone, Duo or Hangouts video calls, but it seems that this is about to change soon. The user will now be able to make video calls at WhatsApp and Google...

Amazon tests new biometrics technology to verify customers by scanning their hands

Amazon is adding a new biometrics technology to its customers, as once the customer waves in front of the scanner, they may be able to purchase products in their healthy food chain. According to the Daily Mail, Amazon is developing...

USB4 products to reach shelves in 2020

The forum of the executors of USB known as "USB-IF", today announced that the technical specifications of the data acceptance standard USB4 has finalized and the products are likely to be introduced sometimes, in the next year. According to the...

Facebook plans to hide number of Likes publication

Facebook is preparing to hide the number of "Likes" in an attempt to maintain the mental health of its users, and the company confirmed that it is preparing the feature after the  researcher and engineer Jane Manchun Wong discovered...

Broken iPhone repair policy: Users can repair broken devices cheaper from independent stores

Broken iPhone repair policy: Apple has announced a key shift in its repair policy that would make broken iPhone repairing much easier and cheaper, as users had to depend on Apple or its authorized service providers to fix the...

Twitter CEO’s account hacked

Twitter CEO's account hacked: Twitter said the account of its CEO Jack Dorsey was hacked after a series of indecent and insulting messages were uploaded. The racist tweet and suggestions about the explosives appeared at approximately 8 pm (local time)...

Mozilla’s CEO announces to steps down at the end of the year

Mozilla's CEO Chris Byrd announced on his blog today his plans to step down from his post at the end of 2019. Bird joined the web software company in 2004 and has been an employee ever since, except in...

Securing human body, researchers are devising a cheap tool to detect deadly viruses

Mobile phones can be used to secure human body by detecting potentially deadly viruses. Researchers have devised a simple, portable and inexpensive way to detect norovirus levels - a highly contagious virus that can cause vomiting and diarrhea -...

AR glasses can help people with low vision to navigate better

AR glasses can help people with low vision to navigate better in their environment, improving the mobility and function of patients with difficulty in ambient vision or low light. The study was conducted with patients with pigmented retinitis, a genetic...

Hackers penetrate Hostinger company’s 14 million users data

Hostinger, which has leaked 14 million subscribers through an API database, has been hacked by a new report, while the company said it faced unauthorized access to user databases last Thursday. According to the techcrunch, the company confirmed in a...

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Canada denies having confirmed cases of coronavirus among its citizens

Canadian public health officials said Thursday that there are no confirmed cases in Canada of infection with the new...

US states filed suit against White House to allow 3D printing of weapons

Twenty US States have taken legal action against White House to block the country's latest attempt to authorize plans to make 3D printing of...

Coronavirus: Death toll in China has risen to 25

The death toll from coronavirus outbreaks has risen to 25, with the number increasing to 830 cases. The National Health Commission said authorities were also...

Did Prince Charles “snub” Mike Pence? Buckingham refutes any diplomatic incident

Prince Charles did not snub US Vice President Mike Pence in Jerusalem on Thursday at the ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of the liberation of...

Corona virus threatens fuel demand, pushes oil down 2 percent

Oil prices fell two percent Thursday, due to concerns that the spread of a virus that appeared in China may reduce demand for fuel...