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Smartphone With The Biggest Battery Ever That Can Last A Week Goes Official

The biggest problem with any smartphone is it’s battery life, what if I told you there’s a smartphone that can actually last an entire week with a single charge? Yes, an entire week, a Chinese smartphone maker by the name of “Ulefone”, that you might...

Samsung Galaxy S8 And S8+ Now Receiving Camera Stability And Security Update

After months of waiting, Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ users finally started receiving Android 8.0 Oreo several weeks ago, but all has not been smooth since the update was released. First, it was Samsung. The initial update was scrapped after just days of rolling out, but the company later resumed the process after...

Blockchain Technology Could Help Protect The Homeless

Blockchain technology is most often discussed in terms of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, but this technology is being considered for another purpose too. Governments and private organizations are seeking to put the blockchain to work solving some of our society’s biggest problems. The city of Austin, Texas...

Israel Is Using Facebook And YouTube To Build A Massive Facial-recognition Database

Facebook has been under fire for its handling of personal data for the past few weeks now, but what other companies around the world such as Cambridge Analytica can do with that data is even more frightening. Now it has come to light that the Isreal-based surveillance company Terrogence,...

Google Bans Crypto Mining Extensions For Chrome

Google’s crackdown against cryptocurrencies is enclosing a new domain. After announcing a full-fledged ban on the cryptocurrency and ICO ads that will be implemented from June this year, Google has now banned cryptocurrency mining browser extensions from the Chrome store. Google will start removing existing browser extensions...

Bitcoin Declared Halal Under Islamic Law Opening To 1.6 Billion Muslims

Cryptocurrencies with their highly unstable and volatile prices rising and plummeting every week posses serious risks for investors, and especially for those who believe in Islamic Sharia. An Islamic scholar declared Bitcoin “permissible” under Sharia law. This has opened the market to 1.6 billion Muslims around the...

Sweden Actually Protects Its Residents’ Data.

As Facebook (FB, +0.40%) CEO Mark Zuckerberg finished his forced march through Congress, his inquisitors were left mumbling confusedly about data-scraping and the Dark Web. Meanwhile, the rest of us were left to ourselves, asking hard questions about how we should react to the way Facebook seems...

World’s First Electrified Road For Charging Vehicles Opens In Sweden

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VZNHZnyxCm8] The world’s first electrified road that recharges the batteries of cars and trucks driving on it has been opened in Sweden. About 2km (1.2 miles) of electric rail has been embedded in a public road near Stockholm, but the government’s roads agency has already drafted...

Gmail’s New Design Will Include A ‘Confidential Mode’

Gmail Confidential Mode Gmail on the web is getting a big update in the coming weeks with a new design and features, but Google is also introducing a new Confidential Mode. The Verge revealed the new design earlier this week, alongside features like quick reply to emails,...

Galaxy S9 Mini With IPhone X Like Cameras Revealed In A New Leak

Samsung is surely up to something as a new variant of the Galaxy S9 has reportedly surfaced on Chinese certification website TENNA. The alleged Samsung device sports the code-name SM-G8750. And this code name is similar to Galaxy S9 “mini” with mid-range specs earlier spotted on Geekbench site. Interestingly,...