Royal Family to block, report social media trolls

London, March 5  The Royal Family has published social media guidelines for the public, vowing to block users who leave offensive or abusive comments on official channels. Posts on the Clarence House, Kensington Palace and Buckingham Palace feeds may be hidden, deleted or reported to police, the new rules said, the BBC reported on Monday. […]

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Facebook security feature revealed users’ phone number to others

San Francisco, March 5  Facebook is facing backlash over its secure login process two-factor authentication (2FA) where it asked users to add phone numbers, which can be searched by advertisers. The security feature — meant solely to authenticate your identity on the social media platform – may have left your phone number open for others […]

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Royal Family to block, report social media trolls

London, March 5 The Royal Family has published social media guidelines for the public, vowing to block users who leave offensive or abusive comments on official channels. Posts on the Clarence House, Kensington Palace and Buckingham Palace feeds may be hidden, deleted or reported to police, the new rules said, the BBC reported on Monday. […]

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‘Realme 3’ launched in India for Rs 8,999

New Delhi, March 4 China-based smartphone maker Realme on Monday refreshed its lineup in India with the new “Realme 3” budget handset, priced at Rs 8,999 for the 3GB RAM+32GB internal storage variant. The smartphone is also available in 4GB RAM+64GB ROM configuration with 6.2-inch dewdrop display and triple SIM card slots with expandable storage […]

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North Korean-backed ‘Sharpshooter’ cyber attacks still on: Report

San Francisco, March 4  A global cyber espionage campaign, known as Operation Sharpshooter, started a year earlier than previously thought and is still ongoing, say security researchers, adding that a group linked to North Korea could be behind the campaign. The findings were revealed after researchers at US-headquartered global cybersecurity firm McAfee got a rare […]

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How Instagram exposure could ruin children’s eating habit

New York, March 4  Making children eat healthy food can test the patience of parents. The exposure of children to social media platforms such as photo-sharing app Instagram could make the job even tougher for them, suggests a new study. The findings published in the journal Pediatrics showed that children who view unhealthy snack images […]

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US agencies investigating fatal Tesla Model 3 crash: Report

San Francisco, March 4  US federal agencies are looking into the circumstances that led to a fatal collision involving Tesla vehicles, the media reported. The agencies, namely Washington-headquartered National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) have confirmed that they were investigating a collision between a Tesla Model 3 and a […]

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Crew from aborted Soyuz capsule set for ISS mission next week

Washington, March 4  NASA astronaut Nick Hague and Alexey Ovchinin of the Russian space agency Roscosmos who were forced to abort their mission to the International Space Station (ISS) when their Soyuz’s rocket booster malfunctioned shortly after launch in October last year are set to launch again on March 14. The two will be joined […]

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Microsoft testing new feature to create spreadsheets using visual data

San Francisco, March 4 Microsoft is testing a feature that would allow users to create spreadsheets using visual data and mixing Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Office 365 through smartphone cameras. According to Microsoft, the “insert data from picture” option would allow users to scan a receipt or table-type information into Excel.  Scanning for a grid […]

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