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Facebook briefly ‘broken’ for users in several countries

Source: BBC Facebook’s website was inaccessible for many of its 1.3 billion users for around 15 minutes this morning. People trying to log on to the site were faced with…

Show This Video To Your Friend Who Is Always On His Phone

Huff Post: Alexis Kleinman — “I have 422 friends, yet I’m lonely.” That’s how writer and director Gary Turk starts his poetic tirade against technology, “Look Up.” He calls his very popular…

Stephen Hawking: Beware smart machines

Source: BBC Dismissing the implications of highly intelligent machines could be humankind’s “worst mistake in history”, write astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, computer scientist Stuart Russell, and physicists Max Tegmark and Frank Wilczek in…

Facebook Knows Everything About You, And If You Don’t Believe Us Here’s Proof

Huff Post: by Taylor Casti — A marketing stunt for the upcoming Ubisoft game “Watch Dogs” is inadvertently allowing users to check how well they’ve set up their Facebook privacy…

Singapore Airshow: Can China dominate aircraft manufacturing?

Continue reading the main story in BBC Aerospace and Defence Boeing gets $4.6bn China plane order Australia: Second airport for Sydney Easyjet pledges 2,500 jobs at Luton Boeing 787 design…

UNDER PRESSURE: US tried to search Swatch factories for terror clues

  swissinfo.ch and agencies April 6, 2014 – 11:31 The United States pressured the watchmaking Swatch Group to open its factories in Switzerland to anti-terrorism experts, the chief executive has…

Wi-Fi speeds are about to triple

Source: CNN Money By James O’Toole  @jtotoole April 4, 2014: 3:53 PM ET The ultra-slow Wi-Fi at your local coffee shop could soon be getting a big boost. Qualcomm (QCOM, Fortune 500) announced plans this…

A Mighty Girl

Facebook.com Today in Mighty Girl history, Hedy Lamarr, the glamorous movie star from the black-and-white era of film who co-invented a device that helped make possible the development of GPS,…

Modern life damaging infant brains, charity warns

BBC: by Patrick Howse — Overuse of baby equipment and electronic screens can impede the physical and emotional development of under-threes, a charity has warned. What About The Children? (Watch?)…

Microsoft launches cheaper Office 365 ‘Personal’

Source: CNN Money By Adrian Covert  @CNNMoneyTech March 13, 2014: 3:23 PM ET Microsoft knows that its Office software isn’t quite as crucial as it once was. But its decision to launch…

How spies stole your Yahoo webcam stills

Latest Edward Snowden revelation is that Yahoo webcam videos have been scooped up. program codenamed Optic Nerve gathered millions of stills Dreamstime image By: Heather Mallick Columnist, Published on Mon…

China’s big tech moves onto banks’ turf

HONG KONG (CNNMoney) Yuan Ye has just sunk his $17,000 in life savings into an unusual investment: Yu’ebao, a fund run by Chinese e-commerce heavyweight Alibaba. Yuan, the owner of a…

Follow Dr. Abdus Salam on TWITTER

Follow Dr. Abdus Salam on Twitter: and help it to grow and spread all over the world. It is a must for our youth and for our generations to follow. …

Commercial drones start test flights

Microsoft fights back against NSA ‘snooping’

Computer Virus Spreading That Means You Never Get To See Your Files Again

Forbes: by James Lyne - This kind of malware is now all over the web and your chances of running in to it and being exploited are uncomfortably high. Some…

Amazing medical advances from Israel

The top 12 most amazing Israeli medical advances Israel is a powerhouse in medical innovation. We give you a dozen standouts from a field with many exciting, game-changing candidates. ApiFix…

German hackers crack iPhone security system

Source: the Local German hackers said on Monday they have been able to get past the new biometric identification system contained in the latest generation of Apple’s iconic iPhones.  …

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