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Robots take over farms faster than expected through autonomous equipment start-ups

May 18, 2019 at 03:10PM Farmers hope machines can be more precise and efficient than humans Robots take over farms faster than expected through autonomous equipment start-ups ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Robots take over farms faster than expected through autonomous equipment start-ups

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Bitcoin price rollercoaster continues as value plunges by $1,000 in less than an hour

May 17, 2019 at 07:56PM Latest crypto crash follows record highs for 2019 Bitcoin price rollercoaster continues as value plunges by $1,000 in less than an hour ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Bitcoin price rollercoaster continues as value plunges by $1,000 in less than an hour

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Facebook busts Israeli company’s campaign to disrupt international elections

May 17, 2019 at 10:36AM Archimedes Group focussed on elections in Africa, Asia and Latin America, according to the social network Facebook busts Israeli company's campaign to disrupt international elections ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Facebook busts Israeli company's campaign to disrupt international elections

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SpaceX launch: Watch live stream as Elon Musk sends internet satellites into space

May 16, 2019 at 07:04PM The Starlink mission could revolutionise the way we connect to the internet, which could be from any place on the planet SpaceX launch: Watch live stream as Elon Musk sends internet satellites into space ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: SpaceX launch: Watch live stream as Elon Musk sends internet… Continue reading SpaceX launch: Watch live stream as Elon Musk sends internet satellites into space

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Huawei has secret ‘backdoor’ into major European telecoms firm, spy agency reportedly says

May 16, 2019 at 04:09PM Telecoms giant allegedly had access to customer data Huawei has secret 'backdoor' into major European telecoms firm, spy agency reportedly says ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Huawei has secret 'backdoor' into major European telecoms firm, spy agency reportedly says

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‘WhatsApp will never be safe’: Telegram boss attacks Facebook-owned messaging app

May 16, 2019 at 02:10PM 'Looking back, there hasn't been a single day in WhatsApp's 10 year journey when this service was secure,' claims Telegram founder Pavel Durov 'WhatsApp will never be safe': Telegram boss attacks Facebook-owned messaging app ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: 'WhatsApp will never be safe': Telegram boss attacks Facebook-owned messaging… Continue reading ‘WhatsApp will never be safe’: Telegram boss attacks Facebook-owned messaging app

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Christchurch Call: Facebook, Google and Twitter pledge to tackle online extremism – but US refuses to back it

May 15, 2019 at 09:40PM Trump administration declines to join international initiative to fight spread of terror online, citing 'respect for freedom of expression' Christchurch Call: Facebook, Google and Twitter pledge to tackle online extremism - but US refuses to back it ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Christchurch Call: Facebook, Google and Twitter pledge… Continue reading Christchurch Call: Facebook, Google and Twitter pledge to tackle online extremism – but US refuses to back it

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OnePlus 7 Pro: iPhone rival ditches the notch to reveal ‘perfect’ all-screen phone

May 15, 2019 at 06:03PM OnePlus CEO Pete Lau unveiled the phone alongside the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro 5G OnePlus 7 Pro: iPhone rival ditches the notch to reveal 'perfect' all-screen phone ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: OnePlus 7 Pro: iPhone rival ditches the notch to reveal 'perfect' all-screen phone

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Internet, TV and phone companies forced to tell customers how to get best deals

May 15, 2019 at 09:43AM Notifications will arrive when a contract is up – and include information about how to renew it more cheaply Internet, TV and phone companies forced to tell customers how to get best deals ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Internet, TV and phone companies forced to tell customers how to… Continue reading Internet, TV and phone companies forced to tell customers how to get best deals

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Facebook Live rules overhauled after New Zealand mosque terror attack

May 15, 2019 at 09:05AM 'Following the horrific terrorist attacks in New Zealand, we've been reviewing what more we can do to limit our services from being used to cause harm or spread hate,' Facebook says Facebook Live rules overhauled after New Zealand mosque terror attack ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Facebook Live rules… Continue reading Facebook Live rules overhauled after New Zealand mosque terror attack

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San Francisco becomes first US city to ban use of facial recognition technology by police

May 14, 2019 at 06:35PM San Francisco has become the first US city to ban use of facial recognition technology by police. San Francisco becomes first US city to ban use of facial recognition technology by police ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: San Francisco becomes first US city to ban use of facial recognition… Continue reading San Francisco becomes first US city to ban use of facial recognition technology by police

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Is Virgin Mobile down, when will it come back and can I make calls yet?

May 14, 2019 at 04:13PM 'We're working quickly to resolve an issue that's affecting some of our customers making calls, sending text messages and using mobile data,' Virgin Media says Is Virgin Mobile down, when will it come back and can I make calls yet? ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Is Virgin Mobile down,… Continue reading Is Virgin Mobile down, when will it come back and can I make calls yet?

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Bitcoin now accepted at Starbucks, Whole Foods and dozens of other major retailers

May 14, 2019 at 03:50PM 'We believe that the best way for global commerce to become more efficient and accessible is by bringing cryptocurrency to the masses, says Flexa app makers Bitcoin now accepted at Starbucks, Whole Foods and dozens of other major retailers ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Bitcoin now accepted at Starbucks,… Continue reading Bitcoin now accepted at Starbucks, Whole Foods and dozens of other major retailers

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Sonos: Google Assistant finally arrives on smart speakers after long wait

May 14, 2019 at 02:50PM Company's One and Beam are now the only speakers that include both of the giant virtual assistants Sonos: Google Assistant finally arrives on smart speakers after long wait ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Sonos: Google Assistant finally arrives on smart speakers after long wait

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Virgin Mobile and Media down: Internet not working and people unable to call amid technical problems

May 14, 2019 at 01:15PM Virgin's internet service appears to have stopped working, with people unable to get online. Virgin Mobile and Media down: Internet not working and people unable to call amid technical problems ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Virgin Mobile and Media down: Internet not working and people unable to call amid… Continue reading Virgin Mobile and Media down: Internet not working and people unable to call amid technical problems

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WhatsApp: How do I download update, am I affected by spyware and how do I fix it?

May 14, 2019 at 07:46AM Bug is one of the most serious security issues ever found – but can be fixed with a couple of simple steps WhatsApp: How do I download update, am I affected by spyware and how do I fix it? ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: WhatsApp: How do I download… Continue reading WhatsApp: How do I download update, am I affected by spyware and how do I fix it?

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Bitcoin price will hit $250,000 within four years, predicts billionaire investor Tim Draper

May 14, 2019 at 11:52AM Cryptocurrency advocate says 'bitcoin will be about a 5 per cent market share of the Earth' Bitcoin price will hit $250,000 within four years, predicts billionaire investor Tim Draper ... Selected by softengoxford Search Web: Bitcoin price will hit $250,000 within four years, predicts billionaire investor Tim Draper