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Police Asking Google for Data About All Devices Close to Certain Crimes

(TECHCRUNCH) 19 March 2018, by Connie Lozios – According to a new report from Raleigh, N.C. television affiliate WRAL, Google might have quietly helped local detectives in their pursuit of two gunmen who committed

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Detect and Disable an Airbnb’s Hidden Wi-Fi Cameras With This Script

(LIFE HACKER) – Airbnb renters keep finding hidden Wi-Fi cameras watching them without them knowing. If you want to ensure your privacy in a rental, this shell script will find

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Microsoft Thinks Machines Can Learn to Converse by Making Chat a Game

(WIRED) – MICROSOFT IS BUYING a deep learning startup based in Montreal, a global hub for deep learning research. But two years ago, this startup wasn’t based in Montreal, and

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The Very Human Problem Blocking the Path to Self-Driving Cars

(WIRED) – IT WAS A game of Dots that pushed Erik Coelingh to rethink his entire approach to self-driving cars. Coelingh, Volvo’s head of safety and driver assist technologies, was

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Russian Hacking Team ‘The Dukes’ Targeting NGOs and Think Tanks after Trump Victory

(TECH CRUNCH) – According to Internet security team Volexity has detected an active spear-phishing effort by Russian hacker groups including Cozy Bear and the Dukes. The targeted phishing emails feature

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Google Seeks Airspace Access for Internet Balloons

(RTÉ News) – Google, which is hoping to beam the internet to remote areas of the world via balloon, went before the UN’s aviation agency to ask member states to

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Virtual Reality Experience Uses Google Earth to Make You Feel Like a Rampaging Giant

(GIZMODO) – The real appeal of monster movies like Godzilla is that they let you experience what it would be like to be a giant rage-filled monster stomping around a

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Google Street View Blurs Bullocks’s Face

(BBC) – A bullock that had its face blurred by Google Street View has proved a hit on social media. The animal was snapped by Google’s cameras at Coe Fen,

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Nokia Cuts Price for OZO Virtual Reality Camera

HELSINKI (Reuters) – Nokia has cut the price of its OZO virtual reality camera by 25 percent from its initial launch price, the Finnish company said on Thursday. Nokia, whose

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Knock, Knock! Google Duo Video Call is Here

(Reuters) – Now, all you need is a phone number to start a video call with any contact who uses an Android- or iOS-based smartphone. Google on Tuesday launched Google

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