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Author: 0 Ads take hit as Facebook cuts off data brokers

The company acknowledged that it needed to "do more to keep people informed", but said the changes have been "in the works for some time". The Menlo Park, California-based social networking company has been under extreme pressure recently following reports that data analysis firm Cambridge Analytica allegedly used information on more than 50 million users without their consent in order to aid the Trump campaign for targeted political ads in the 2016 USA presidential race.

Scienza Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered Edition Confirmed
Author: 0 Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered Edition Confirmed

As expected with all remasters, the game's graphics, shadows, lighting, and shaders have all been completely reworked to take advantage of current-gen hardware as much as possible. However, if you want to do the game's name justice, you can utilise guerrilla warfare, and strategic tactics to attack EDF strongholds, and permanently alter the game's environment.

Scienza Facebook failed to eliminate discriminatory housing ads, lawsuit says
Author: 0 Facebook failed to eliminate discriminatory housing ads, lawsuit says

For this lawsuit, the plaintiffs bought several dozen housing ads on Facebook between December 2017 and February 2018. The plaintiffs were successfully able to buy ads that wouldn't be shown to parents, women, or people who might be members of a protected class (such as those with a disability).

Scienza Playboy deletes Facebook page, claims contradiction of values
Author: 0 Playboy deletes Facebook page, claims contradiction of values

Playboy says the alleged data mismanagement is the last straw. Playboy ripped out one of its pages, the one on Facebook . These numbers are also somewhat skewed numbers also.On the contrary Facebook has been remained as the most used app in both the US AND THE UK platforms.

Scienza No Windows RDP Update? No Connection
Author: 0 No Windows RDP Update? No Connection

According to Swedish security researcher Ulf Frisk , the fix that Microsoft provided to Windows 7 computers for the Meltdown flaw, which could allow attackers to read kernel memory at a speed of 120 KB/s, would now allow attackers to read the same kernel memory with a speed of gigabytes per second.

Scienza Indian government says no to Google Map street view, again
Author: 0 Indian government says no to Google Map street view, again

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Scienza Maserati Levante Trofeo is armed with 590-hp twin-turbo V8
Author: 0 Maserati Levante Trofeo is armed with 590-hp twin-turbo V8

Externally, the Trofeo is distinguished from other Levante variants by its piano-black grille, redesigned hood with two cooling vents, and a front fascia with large cooling intakes. Thanks to its remarkable weight/power ratio of 3.6 kg/hp the Trofeo needs only 3.9 seconds to reach 100 km/h and only 34.5 metres of braking distance to get back to a complete stop.

Scienza Google expands mobile-first indexing after 1.5 years of testing
Author: 0 Google expands mobile-first indexing after 1.5 years of testing

However, some sites have significantly different versions of content for desktop and mobile browsers, the latter often a watered-down copy of the former. The change may seem minor, but it underscores how Google views and presents the web to the world-as mobile first. Google has a detailed developer document on mobile-first indexing.

Scienza Sea of Thieves reaches 2 million players during launch week
Author: 0 Sea of Thieves reaches 2 million players during launch week

Sea of Thieves is a good game, and it is a good milestone for the gaming industry to show that different can sometimes be really successful. (The service is $10 per month.) He also added that they consider all games published by Microsoft Studios to be first-party.

Scienza Subaru Forester gets bigger, adds safety features
Author: 0 Subaru Forester gets bigger, adds safety features

Powering the 2019 Forester is an enhanced 2.5-litre SUBARU BOXER engine that features direct injection and auto stop/start, as well as increased output and efficiency. The fifth-generation Subaru Forester is based on the Subaru Global Platform and offers lots of improvements compared to the former generation. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration is standard, and a new driver drowsiness detection system is introduced.

Scienza Huawei is Setting New Camera Benchmarks with the P20 Pro
Author: 0 Huawei is Setting New Camera Benchmarks with the P20 Pro

It also isn't clear whether both the phones or just the P20 will make it here. One wonders whether Huawei's decision has something to do with the company being pushed out of the U.S. The phone has 6GB of RAM but the impressive part is on the storage , with the phone offering a solid 256GB. Coming back to the triple camera setup on the P20 Pro.

Scienza Facebook to shut off third-party data targeting
Author: 0 Facebook to shut off third-party data targeting

Facebook has been receiving criticism for not making their privacy settings clear, and allowing user data to be accessed and given to third party sources like Cambridge Analytica . "While this is common industry practice, we believe this step, winding down over the next six months, will help improve people's privacy on Facebook", Graham Mudd, a product marketing director at the company, said in a post about ending the Partner Categories operation.

Scienza Microsoft To Ban Users Using 'Offensive Language'
Author: 0 Microsoft To Ban Users Using 'Offensive Language'

In a post detailing changes to the Microsoft Services Agreement , the Seattle-based platform-holder said: "In the Code of Conduct section, we've clarified that use of offensive language and fraudulent activity is prohibited". The company adds (via Eurogamer ) this "may result in suspensions or bans from participation in Xbox Services, including forfeiture of content licences, Xbox Gold Membership time and Microsoft account balances associated with the account".

Author: 0 Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 receiving Android 8.1 Oreo update

Pacer Advisors Inc. now owns 82,497 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $493,000 after buying an additional 18,780 shares in the last quarter. Do SMAs Signal a Trend Reversal? Bernstein maintained the shares of NOK in report on Thursday, September 3 with "Outperform" rating. Typically 20-day simple moving average is useful at identifying swing trading trends lasting 20 days.

Scienza Facebook to bring in clearer privacy controls for mobiles
Author: 0 Facebook to bring in clearer privacy controls for mobiles

The social network already gives consumers the ability to download their data and control many privacy settings, albeit in a confusing way. Lawmakers in the United States and Britain are still clamoring for Zuckerberg himself to explain how users' data ended up in the hands of Cambridge Analytica.

Scienza Toyota Yaris Sedan gets a facelift and a new name
Author: 0 Toyota Yaris Sedan gets a facelift and a new name

In addition to re-branding the sub-compact from Yaris iA to Yaris sedan, Toyota is also updating its smallest sedan offering with new standard safety tech. It's not going to blow your socks off, but its more than enough to get you up to freeway speeds before the end of the entrance ramp. The 2019 Yaris sedan will be offered in seven colors that include Frost, Chromium, Graphite, Stealth, Sapphire, Pulse and the new Icicle.

Scienza Facebook faces lawsuit over collecting SMS and call history of users
Author: 0 Facebook faces lawsuit over collecting SMS and call history of users

Facebook worked to address the potential for discriminatory advertisements, but it was called out again the following year. Facebook didn't immediately respond to a request for comment outside regular business hours. Other companies, including the auto parts and fix shop Pep Boys, said they would suspend advertising on Facebook for the time being. Besides, Musk said his companies never advertised on Facebook, saying a product or service should succeed or fail based on its merits and ...

Scienza PS Plus April 2018 lineup features Mad Max
Author: 0 PS Plus April 2018 lineup features Mad Max

Sony have just announced that both Mad Max - Avalanche Studios' 2015 adaptation of the series - and Trackmania Turbo will be hitting PS4. PS Plus will offer four additional titles to members in April, too. So this is why you may hear about different games being available in Asia, Europe and North America, when it comes to some PS Plus announcements. First stop: Mad Max for PS4! The PS Plus service also grants access to online multiplayer, discounts, and cloud saves.

Scienza A clash over commerceDonald Trump launches attack on Chinese trade
Author: 0 A clash over commerceDonald Trump launches attack on Chinese trade

Trump also directed Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to propose new investment restrictions on Chinese companies within 60 days to safeguard technologies the U.S. He previously worked on economic sanctions at the Obama administration State Department. Business groups complain it will hamper or outright block foreign access to those industries.