Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Samsung's (NASDAQOTH: SSNLF) reign at the top of the smartphone market is under threat. Slowly but steadily, Chinese telecom giant Huawei has been spreading its wings across key global markets, in a bid to displace Apple and Samsung from the top of ...
File managers may be a dime a dozen on Android, but Solid Explorer stands out from the pack. With advanced features for managing and browsing your files, both on your phone and remotely, it’s our new favorite file manager. Update: Recently, our previous pick ES File Explorer has started addin...
Being able to make money online is an easy task in itself, however, the difficulty usually lies in finding places where you can make money. Luckily for those who use Bing, the place to make money online is staring right at you – Bing. What was once seen as a mediocre search engine, is no...
Stephen Hawking has warned that technology needs to be controlled in order to prevent it from destroying the human race. The world-renowned physicist, who has spoken out about the dangers of artificial intelligence in the past, believes we need to establish a way of identifying threats quickly, befo...
Since the earliest days of search engine optimization, there has always been some disagreement with regard to keywords. To this day, many small business owners, zealous to optimize their company websites as best they can, wonder about the best keywording principles: How many keywords should the...
Yes, 2017 has just started and trends have already begun. You won’t believe what the most googled beauty trend of this year so far has been.  Google recently came up with a report that was made based on their google search engine. The beauty trend is nothing but applying a face mask. This has...
If you want to know what products and services are tracking you without your consent, their privacy policies are a good place to start. Own a PlayStation? Sony can share "non-personally identifying information and behavioural data from our studies with our affiliates and other third partie...
FEW INDUSTRIES have been as affected by technology as much as journalism. More than just a seismic shift from print to web to mobile devices, news now is gathered with the help of all types of tools, and smart newsrooms are making sure there’s as much room for social teams or podcast studios ...
It all begins with a click. That’s the official start of your business relationship with potential new customers, followers, subscribers, and fans in the online world. No click, no relationship. They’ve already moved on to the next listing. To get that all-important click, you’ve got to stand ...
In an astounding feat of bits and bytes, the internet buzzes with activity, teeming with thousands of terabytes of digitized information flowing every minute. It is a spectacle of data whizzing around the globe, invisible to the naked eye, but conveyed in the digital algorithms and lossless-com...
IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT is deploying a new intelligence system called Investigative Case Management (ICM), created by Palantir Technologies, that will assist in President Donald Trump’s efforts to deport millions of immigrants from the United States.In 2014, ICE awarded Palan...
Many of you will resolve to start a new positive habit in 2017. Adding good habits can be fun, but unfortunately (most of the time), they don't work. Approximately 38 percent of Americans will make resolutions, and only 8 percent will succeed. Instead of adding a new diet or...
You work hard day after day, but never see any long-term improvement. You feel trapped at your current level, unable to move forward or progress. You see friends and colleagues moving on and getting promoted, and wonder what’s different about you. If this sounds like you, then you need t...
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  Microsoft founder Bill Gates has warned a deadly pathogen could easily wipe out 30m people in a year, and that the example of Ebola was one to heed. Speaking at the Munich Security Conference, Mr Gates said there was a "reasonable probability" of such a virus spreading, and that it would most...
On January 26, 2017, the BCCA granted Vancouver Community College's appeal and held that it's passing off claim against Vancouver Career College had been established. The BCCA also remitted Vancouver Community College's claim of breach of official marks to the trial court for fresh determination. Va...
Microsoft is providing "legal advice and assistance" to employees who might be affected by President Donald Trump's executive action on immigration, the company says. On Friday, Donald Trump signed an executive order for "extreme vetting" that halted the US' refugee program and blocked citizens o...
For a while, keywords were one of a content marketer’s only tools for getting their content in front of their target audiences. But then, hashtags exploded on the scene with some help from Twitter, and now entire marketing strategies are often developed around these terms. Does that mean keyword u...
BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - It doesn't take a lot of effort to set up online dating profiles. Scammers are using that more and more to their advantage. A man named “Bill” knows that all too well. “Bill” doesn’t want us to share his real name to protect his identity. "I don't know what it is, i...
Reporters wrangle all sorts of data, from analyzing property tax valuations to mapping fatal accidents -- and, here at Computerworld, for stories about IT salaries and H-1B visas. In fact, tools used by data-crunching journalists are generally useful for a wide range of other, no...
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Most of us can lose our train of thought midway through a sentence but when you’re a stand-up comic, it can spell disaster – as comedian Billy Connolly knows. The 70-year-old Scot admitted last week he now suffers from worrying bouts of memory loss on stage and sometimes cannot ­remember his pu...
THUMBING THROUGH YOUR date’s Facebook profile will give you some basic information: her friends, interests, and probably what she was up to last weekend. Think that’s all she knows about you? Think again. Click through for five of the tools, tricks, and trendy apps that are h...
Claims that a pro-Kremlin group funded a vast network of online activists to create the illusion of widespread support for Vladimir Putin may seem like a bizarre tale restricted to an authoritarian state. However the use of so-called "astroturf" groups is widespread across all nations and ...
What started as Elon Musk's wild dream of a sort-of-Jetsons-style tube for high speed commuting is becoming a reality in at least one country. Now SpaceX posted a 360-degree video of its own Hyperloop demonstration pod and tube being tested on a short track.  The video was shot d...
Organisations including the Food Standards Agency and the Department for Work and Pensions will be able to see UK citizens’ entire internet browsing history within weeks. The Investigatory Powers Bill, which was all but passed into law this week, forces internet providers to keep a full list of i...
It's easy to look at successful people and think they have it all figured out. They may seem like the A+ students of life. But what can we learn from them? Successful people often have certain characteristics in common — things like how they don’t focus on their competition, or they surround the...

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