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Author: 0 YouTube to release human-curated version of Kids app

A coalition of more than 20 groups is set to file a complaint Monday alleging the streaming site has been using and profiting off the personal information of young children on its site. Still, it will be up to parents to decide what their kids watch. "Since YouTube is maybe not for kiddies, we have invested significantly in the invention of this YouTube Kids app to supply an alternative specifically intended for children".

Sci-tech Xiaomi opens three new smartphone manufacturing plants in India
Author: 0 Xiaomi opens three new smartphone manufacturing plants in India

The new units have a capacity to produce two smartphones per second during operational hours. "These are in partnership with Foxconn ", Xiaomi VP and India Managing Director Manu Jain told reporters here. According to reports, the new facilities at Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh will manufacture a wide range of smartphones and printed circuit boards (PCB).

Sci-tech Facebook has suspended Canadian data firm AggregateIQ
Author: 0 Facebook has suspended Canadian data firm AggregateIQ

The social media site had began a campaign for clearer election ads in October. Although the focus of election manipulation has been in the USA, with Russian agencies believed to have used Facebook - among other means - to promote then-presidential-candidate Donald Trump, Facebook is also testing new safety features elsewhere.

Sci-tech Facebook adding unsend message tool after CEO caught unsending
Author: 0 Facebook adding unsend message tool after CEO caught unsending

The tampering wasn't publicly announced; and the users weren't individually informed, either. What's the scope of this scandal? Facebook has reportedly told the European Union that almost three million people in the bloc could have been affected by the data-sharing scandal involving Cambridge Analytica.

Sci-tech Cubs-Brewers, 1st Ld-Writethru,500
Author: 0 Cubs-Brewers, 1st Ld-Writethru,500

Two smaller Brewers fans didn't appreciate something the Cubs fan did behind him, so they stood up and confronted them. "But I'm really proud of our guys". Barnes then walked Jason Heyward, and Javier Baez followed with a sharp bouncer to Shaw, who booted the ball to load the bases. Zobrist's infield single tied it at 2 and set the stage for Happ's big hit after a rough start to the season.

Sci-tech No more 'budgie smugglers' for Charles as he approaches milestone birthday
Author: 0 No more 'budgie smugglers' for Charles as he approaches milestone birthday

Charles was named Chief Mal Menaringmanu by Chief Seni Mao Tirsupe, President of the Malvatumauri Council of Chiefs, which is the South Pacific nation´s chiefly body. When asked if there was any truth to the rumor that he travels with his own personal toilet seat, Prince Charles retorted, "Oh, don't believe all that crap ".

Sci-tech BSNL starts offering 153GB mobile data for Rs 248
Author: 0 BSNL starts offering 153GB mobile data for Rs 248

BSNL has launched a pack from which the cricket enthusiasts will benefit. "This limited period offer is available in the market from April 7, 2018 to 30 April 2018 on pan India basis", BSNL statement said. On the other hand, bringing joy to its broadband users, telecom service provider Bharti Airtel has announced extension of the " Airtel Big Byte Offer" till October 31 this year under which 1000 GB is being offered.

Author: 0 Vodafone (VOD) Given a GBX 290 Price Target by JPMorgan Chase Analysts

VOD has 3.57M shares volume. The stock increased 0.14% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $28.82.Currently Vodafone Group Plc is uptrending after 2.53% change in last April 7, 2017. Macquarie Research upgraded Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD) on Monday, October 19 to "Outperform" rating. The firm has "Buy" rating by Evercore given on Tuesday, March 22.

Sci-tech Wayne Rooney: Everton star snubs Sam Allardyce handshake and calls substitution 'bull****'
Author: 0 Wayne Rooney: Everton star snubs Sam Allardyce handshake and calls substitution 'bull****'

Gana was always going to get on the pitch and we know how much energy he's got. It was the second consecutive game that Allardyce has taken Rooney off around 55-minute mark. Everton had two fine chances late on to grab a first Merseyside derby win in eight years, and while Allardyce said his side were unlucky, he was pleased with the way they restrained an in-form and attacking Liverpool side.

Sci-tech Local farmers worry about impact of tariffs
Author: 0 Local farmers worry about impact of tariffs

Even before the conclusion of the 2016 presidential race, trade analysts were already weighing the possibility that China might impose an embargo on us soybean imports based on protectionist rhetoric from both candidates. "We now export about 26 percent of the pork that is produced in the United States". The United States will not tax 1,300 Chinese imports - from hearing aids to flamethrowers - until it has spent weeks collecting public comments.

Sci-tech Facebook unveils clampdown on political ads ahead of Congress appearance
Author: 0 Facebook unveils clampdown on political ads ahead of Congress appearance

There are particular worries about Russian meddling in European elections by spreading disinformation and discord through social media, and Wigand said the EU expected Facebook to address "broader questions on the democratic process". US users will see this change first later in the Spring. A public, searchable public ads archive is also in the works, to be introduced in June. This will contain all ads with the "Political Ad" label, and will show the image and text, as well as additional ...

Sci-tech Australia privacy chief to probe Facebook over data breach
Author: 0 Australia privacy chief to probe Facebook over data breach

The existing delete function in Messenger removes the message from the sender's inbox, but it remains visible for everyone else. Although the ability to automatically delete sent texts had not been previously available, Facebook says it now plans to make it available to all users.

Sci-tech Warnock blasts 'total disgrace' Nuno after yelling expletives at Wolves coach
Author: 0 Warnock blasts 'total disgrace' Nuno after yelling expletives at Wolves coach

With tempers at a pitch as the final whistle sounded, the two managers became embroiled in a heated exchange when Nuno forgot (either deliberately or otherwise) to shake Neil Warnock's hand in customary fashion. Warnock admits he was hurting after full-time, which saw his side slip nine points behind the Sky Bet Championship leaders. John Ruddy saved Gary Madine's spot kick in the 93rd minute and then Junior Hoilett smashed a 95th minute penalty against the bar in the last action of the ...

Sci-tech Facebook is adding
Author: 0 Facebook is adding "Unsend Message" Feature on Messenger

The company insists that this is something that has been under consideration for some time , and also promises that no more of Zuckerberg's message will be retracted in the meantime. Facebook said Wednesday that Cambridge Analytica may have had information on about 87 million Facebook users without the users' knowledge. Meddling with people's inboxes may be seen as an invasion of someone's private online affairs, but for Facebook, the privacy of Mark Zuckerberg and other company ...

Sci-tech IPL 2018: CSK make comeback with win over MI
Author: 0 IPL 2018: CSK make comeback with win over MI

You all should know that Chennai Super Kings won their first title by beating the Mumbai Indians in 2010 final and Mumbai Indians won the subsequent two finals that the two teams played. That brought Dhoni to the crease but, far from leading another epic Chennai run-chase like those he was famed for during his previous stint with the franchise, he departed to his fifth ball - fooled by a Markande googly and given out on review.

Sci-tech Patrick Reed taking 3-shot lead into finale
Author: 0 Patrick Reed taking 3-shot lead into finale

You're going to have to take some chances at some point during the week if you want to win, and that was a time where I thought I had to take a chance". On 13, McIlroy went for the par 5 in two and sent his shot into the bed of azaleas far left of the green. Is the pressure on him? The following week McIlroy won at Bay Hill and through three rounds at Augusta National hasn't missed a beat, with the benefits seeping into other parts of his game as well.

Sci-tech Timeline: Key events in rapid escalation of US-China trade dispute
Author: 0 Timeline: Key events in rapid escalation of US-China trade dispute

Trump's proposed tariffs would not go into effect immediately, and must go through a public comment period before they can be implemented. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told CNBC he was "cautiously optimistic" that the US and China could reach an agreement before any tariffs are implemented but added, "there is the potential of a trade war".

Sci-tech Facebook Suspends Canadian Firm Over Alleged Links to Data Breach Scandal
Author: 0 Facebook Suspends Canadian Firm Over Alleged Links to Data Breach Scandal

They were also erased from the files contained in their data archives that Facebook allows users to download . There has been no official announcement about the new delete feature, and there's a sense that Facebook is reacting to crisis after crisis in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal with slap-dash measures on an ad-hoc basis.

Sci-tech Future iPhones Could Have Curved Screens and Touchless Control
Author: 0 Future iPhones Could Have Curved Screens and Touchless Control

Similarly, the new touchless gesture will also take into account the distance of fingers from the screen to add some new and high-tech elements to the technology. Even Apple's new iPhone X , which introduced new facial recognition technology and a almost all-screen front, failed to universally impress reviewers.