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One in 25 Americans who use the internet have had sensitive images posted without their permission or have had someone threaten to do so, according to a study from the Data & Society Research Institute past year. Users will be asked to send the imagery to themselves on Messenger while the eSafety Commissioner's office notifies Facebook of their submission. The company piloted the technology in Australia - allowing people who've shared nudes with partners to upload the files to Facebook, ...
  • Nokia Corporation (NOK) Raised to Neutral at BNP Paribas

    Nokia Corporation (NOK) Raised to Neutral at BNP Paribas

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    Canaccord Genuity and their recent TP would suggest a potential upside of 9.34 % from the company's last stock close. The mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$290.78. and global copyright law. If you are accessing this piece on another domain, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of USA & global copyright and trademark legislation.
  • Mark your calendars for December's PlayStation Experience

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    It teases the re-appearance of the game at PlayStation Experience , which was announced yesterday by Sony Interactive Entertainment. Ghost of Tsushima is a game we've only recently heard about. More information about PlayStation Experience 2017 will e shared in the following weeks, including more details about developer panels, autograph signings, merchandise updates, Capcom Cup 2017, other activities, and more.
  • Facebook wants your nudes to prevent revenge porn

    Facebook wants your nudes to prevent revenge porn

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    This creates a digital fingerprint or link, so the firm won't actually be storing the photos on its servers. The programme, being piloted in Australia with the country's eSafety department, is an attempt to give an element of control back to individuals who may face revenge-porn abuse - where an ex-partner shares sexual imagery without the person's permission.
  • Airtel launches 'data rollover' facility for its home broadband users

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    The Rs 499 per month Infinity plan now offers unlimited free outgoing calls on national roaming and unlimited local and STD calls, bundled with 20 GB 4G/3G data. The company says it has 2.1 million home broadband users across the country, and claims to be the second biggest ISP for home networks. They can also easily track their usage and balance data available on there MyAirtel App.
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds sells 20 million

    PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds sells 20 million

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    If you've never played it, the basic format of the game is 100 random players get dropped on an island, loot guns and other items, and the fight to the death. The game launched its free-to-play Battle Royale mode in late September , which didn't make the publishers of PUBG particularly happy . Notably, that 20 million player figure refers to how many people have played Fortnite in any way, not necessarily Deluxe Edition buyers or active players.
  • Release of the all New OnePlus 5T Smartphone

    Release of the all New OnePlus 5T Smartphone

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    The OnePlus 5T is a successor to the OnePlus 5 and although previous year when OnePlus launched the OnePlus 3T - the first phone in T series - it debuted at a slightly increased price of Rs 2,000 compared to the price of OnePlus 3. The OnePlus 3T was an incremental upgrade over the OnePlus 3 because there was a faster chip available ion the market. - The OnePlus 5T is nearly certain to come with a bigger and narrower screen.
  • Twitter to roll out 280 character tweets to EVERYONE after trial

    Twitter to roll out 280 character tweets to EVERYONE after trial

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    The website launched a test phase back in September a small percentage of users. 'Our goal was to make this possible while ensuring we keep the speed and brevity that makes Twitter , Twitter . Naturally, Twitter was quick to remove the tweet (though an archived version remains for the curious), fix the bug and temporarily ban both users.
  • Google Assistant Is Now Reportedly Capable Of Recognizing Songs

    Google Assistant Is Now Reportedly Capable Of Recognizing Songs

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    It also puts some Band-Aids on the newly released Pixel 2 phones. Muskie did not make it out on the market but, apparently, Walleye and Taimen were the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL that the world has now. We can't find enough good things to say about the camera inside of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. It's easy to not recognize its importance until it's too late, so the fact that these phones feature IP67 is a major bonus that hopefully you never have to benefit from.
  • Troy urges resumption of talks in Irish Rail dispute

    Troy urges resumption of talks in Irish Rail dispute

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    Pay your fare by card, and you'll automatically get 50pc off your fare. However, workers are calling for a pay increase of 3.75% a year for the next three years, with unions saying staff have not been awarded a pay rise since 2008. Irish Rail workers on the picket line at Portlaoise Train Station said that they did not want to speak to the Leinster Express on Tuesday, November 7.
  • 20-year-old Russian claims to have lived on Mars

    20-year-old Russian claims to have lived on Mars

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    There was a nuclear war between them. He says that as a Martian he stood seven feet tall, and that he was 35 years old, though that's only because Martians had mastered the prevention of aging and all martians stopped aging and became semi-immortal at 35 years of age.
  • Brian Michael Bendis Heads to DC in Exclusive Deal

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    He also co-created Jessica Jones in Alias , only one of many of his projects to find their way to the big screen or be referenced in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He also created Jessica Jones , who is now the star of an excellent Netflix series, and gave minor characters like Luke Cage and Spider-Woman the spotlight in his Avengers books.
  • Watch Dogs will be free on PC for a limited time

    Watch Dogs will be free on PC for a limited time

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    After claiming the game, it will be yours forever , so this isn't just a free taste. Starting tomorrow at 11am EST and ending on November 13th, Ubisoft is giving away free licenses of Watch_Dogs for PC. To launch, open the Uplay app (or install it first, if you haven't already done so for another Uplay game), and download it through there. The size of Watch Dogs on Uplay is 13.95GB and you can register it in your library as we speak even though it won't be available until tomorrow.
  • Syria reportedly signs historic Paris climate accord

    Syria reportedly signs historic Paris climate accord

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    The Paris climate agreement aims to prevent global temperatures from rising 2 degrees Celcius above pre-industrial levels, in an effort to prevent the worst effects of climate change. Trump has said that the US will pull out of the 2015 Paris accord unless he can secure a better deal. The 23rd meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP23) is an important milestone to finalise technical aspects for implementing the Paris Agreement, which sets out worldwide climate action post-2020.
  • Ratings Analysis of: Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)

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    Sirius XM Holdings (NASDAQ: SIRI ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October 25th. The Return on Equity (ROE) and Return on Investment values are -93.5 percent and 21 percent respectively. Vantage Investment Advsrs Limited Liability Company invested in 0.01% or 7,925 shares. This is a positive change from Sirius XM Holdings's previous quarterly dividend of $0.01.
  • How to fix the annoying Apple iOS 11.1 update autocorrect 'i' bug

    How to fix the annoying Apple iOS 11.1 update autocorrect 'i' bug

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    The symbol is known in unicode as FE0F, a variation selector used to display characters in other languages that support them. Likewise, the issue appears to have affected not all the users who have installed iOS 11 .1. While the company says they are working on a solution, there is something you can do in the meantime. Then to finish it off: type an upper-case "I" in the Phrase box, and a lower-case "i" in the Shortcut one.
  • OCBC first Singapore lender to launch face ID recognition for mobile app

    OCBC first Singapore lender to launch face ID recognition for mobile app

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    One of the first things you should do is to turn off/on the Face ID. Interestingly, Apple notes that the odds of Face ID registering a false positive and allowing an unauthorized person access to a device is about 1 in 1,000,000. The news outlet had two groups of twins to participate, and in both cases, each of them managed to successfully unlock the iPhone X with the unregistered sibling.