Home » Archives by category » Technology (Page 51)

Windows 10 privacy settings

Posted by on 02/09/2015
Filed under Technology

Windows 10 privacy settings

Windows 10 privacy settings

SAN FRANCISCO: Microsoft’s new Windows 10 system offers more personalization than before, but it also collects more data than people might be used to on PCs, from contacts and appointments to their physical location and even Wi-Fi passwords. The information is used by Cortana, Microsoft’s voice-activated digital assistant, and other new features that try to […]

India regulator accuses Google of online search abuse

Posted by on 01/09/2015
Filed under Subcontinent, Technology, World

India regulator accuses Google of online search abuse

India regulator accuses Google of online search abuse

NEW DELHI: India’s competition investigators have accused Google of abusing its market dominance in online searches in the country, deepening the US Internet giant’s woes with governments around the world. Three years after starting its investigation, the Competition Commission of India’s preliminary report said Google favoured its own services when customers ran searches, suggesting breaches […]

Google wooing iPhone owners with Android watch app

Posted by on 31/08/2015
Filed under Technology

Google wooing iPhone owners with Android watch app

Google wooing iPhone owners with Android watch app

SAN FRANCISCO: Google is introducing an application that will connect Android smartwatches with Apple’s iPhone, escalating the rivals’ battle to strap their technology on people’s wrists. The move thrusts Google on to Apple’s turf in an attempt to boost the lackluster sales of watches running on its Android Wear software. The program uniting the devices […]

Sales of buried Atari games sell for $100,000

Posted by on 30/08/2015
Filed under Technology, Top Stories

Europe faces flight safety threat posed by drones

Posted by on 26/08/2015
Filed under Europe, Technology, Top Stories, World

Tanorexia: When getting a tan becomes an addiction – Australia has world’s highest rate of melanoma

Posted by on 26/08/2015
Filed under Health, Technology

Tanorexia: When getting a tan becomes an addiction – Australia has world’s highest rate of melanoma

Tanorexia: When getting a tan becomes an addiction – Australia has world’s highest rate of melanoma

MADRID: On a warm August evening in Madrid a steady stream of tanned customers parade out of a tanning saloneven in sunny Spain, the need to catch some rays can turn into an addiction. The Spanish capital receives an average of 2,749 hours of sunshine per year, according to the Spanish weather agency, double the […]

Less-lethal weapons getting new interest – Police shootings spur new urgency

Posted by on 25/08/2015
Filed under America, Technology, World

Less-lethal weapons getting new interest – Police shootings spur new urgency

Less-lethal weapons getting new interest – Police shootings spur new urgency

FITCHBURG, Massachusetts: Police in more than 20 North American cities are testing the latest in less-lethal alternatives to bullets – “blunt impact projectiles” that cause suspects excruciating pain but stop short of killing them. Or at least that’s the goal. Police have long had what they considered “non-lethal” weapons at their disposal, including pepper spray, […]

Will video games become the new prescription drug?

Posted by on 24/08/2015
Filed under Technology, Top Stories

Drew draws focus on technology in Kuwait – Avaya senior territory manager in Kuwait and Bahrain

Posted by on 23/08/2015
Filed under Technology

Drew draws focus on technology in Kuwait – Avaya senior territory manager in Kuwait and Bahrain

Drew draws focus on technology in Kuwait – Avaya senior territory manager in Kuwait and Bahrain

What is your experience with the technology sector in Kuwait? I’ve been in the industry for more than 20 years, starting out in infrastructure, project management, implementation, presales design, and business consultancy. Now I’m the Senior Territory Manager for Kuwait and Bahrain. My career in the Middle East began in Kuwait in 2011, when I […]

Deleted online information never actually goes away

Deleted online information never actually goes away

Posted by on 22/08/2015
Filed under Technology

Deleted online information never actually goes away

NEW YORK: The Ashley Madison hack is a big reminder to all Web users: If you submit private data online, chances are it will never fully be deleted. The hackers, who stole the data about a month ago and then posted it online this week, claimed in a statement that part of the reason for […]

New 4X set to spearhead honor’s growth in Middle East

Posted by on 21/08/2015
Filed under Technology, Top Stories

New 4X set to spearhead honor’s growth in Middle East

New 4X set to spearhead honor’s growth in Middle East

KUWAIT: Huawei Honor, the world’s No. 1 smartphone e-brand has announced the launch of its second device to the Middle East market, Honor 4X, which will be sold exclusively on Souq.com from 25th August at 54.9 KWD. Honor has also revealed that the first 6000 users to buy the phone will get a free 16 […]

Google ‘Alphabet’ spells surprise reorganization

Posted by on 11/08/2015
Filed under Technology

Google ‘Alphabet’ spells surprise reorganization

Google ‘Alphabet’ spells surprise reorganization

SAN FRANCISCO: Google unveiled a surprise corporate overhaul, forming a new parent company dubbed Alphabet to include Internet search and a handful of independent companies. Google chief executive Larry Page announced the change, saying he would hold the same title at Alphabet, the new holding company for the tech giant’s newer ventures such as the […]