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Social Media


Remote-controlled alligator head behind Texas social media posts, authorities say

Fox NewsFox News - Aug 8, 2018
"We learned that the person that made the initial video of the remote-controlled unit sent the video to some friends without any context, and one of them thought it was real and posted it on their personal social media, leading to some concern ...  

Social Networking


Trade Talk: Most employers eliminate candidates due to social media missteps

NewsOK.comNewsOK.com - Aug 15, 2018
Of 1,012 hiring managers and human resource professionals at private companies of all sizes and across all industries, 70 percent use social networking sites to research job candidates, and 57 percent have found content that caused them not to hire ...  

Web Browser


Chrome may soon add a feature that will speed up the entire internet

BGRBGR - Aug 14, 2018
Google's Chrome browser is the most popular web browser on the planet by a massive margin. According to market research firm Net Applications, Chrome's share of the global web browser market was a whopping 62% as of July 2018. The number 2 spot ...  

Search Engines


New EU regulation brings transparency to online intermediaries and search engines

LexologyLexology - Aug 13, 2018
In the new draft set of rules ("Proposal for a Regulation for fairness and transparency for business users of online intermediation services"), the European Commission will oblige online intermediation services and search engines to observe greater ...  

Network Protocol


Security gaps identified in Internet protocol 'IPsec'
Science Daily - Aug 14, 2018

High-Speed Internet Lane Created for Emergency Situations. May 23, 2017 — Scientists are developing a faster and more reliable way to send and receive large amounts of data through the internet. By a creating a new network protocol, called Multi Node ...  

Microsoft Office


Dunbar High School student wins Microsoft Excel world championship

The News-PressThe News-Press - Aug 7, 2018
Dimaculangan won the 2018 Microsoft Office Specialist World Championship for Excel 2016 in Orlando last week. The competition tests students' skills in Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint. The competitors in the Excel category were given data ...  

Iphone Apps


10 paid iPhone apps you can download for free on August 10th – BGR

BGRBGR - Aug 10, 2018
If the nine paid iPhone and iPad apps we shared with you on August 9th somehow weren't enough, don't worry because we've got 10 fresh apps on sale to ...  

Android Apps


5 Android apps you shouldn't miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

Android Authority (blog)Android Authority (blog) - Aug 11, 2018
Welcome to the 256th Android Apps Weekly! Here are the big headlines from the last week: Google continues to integrate their various services this week. They announced better integration between Google News and Google Assistant. Assistant now takes ...  

 
 
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