Home / Tech News / Industry

Industry

TWITTER SAYS IT WILL BAN TRUMP IF HE VIOLATES HATE SPEECH RULES

In this Aug. 20, 2016 file photo, then Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Fredericksburg, Va.. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)  (Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistribu) Twitter has flexed its social media muscle …

Read More »

FACEBOOK DENIES RANSOMWARE INFILTRATION

Facebook on Monday denied that its network and Messenger app were being used to spread ransomware to its users, contradicting the claims of Check Point researchers Roman Ziakin and Dikla Barda. The two researchers last week reported they had discovered a new method for delivering malicious code to machines, which …

Read More »

HERE’S LOOKING AT YOU, ALEXA

Amazon is developing a premium version of its Alexa-powered Echo speaker, which will have a 7-inch touchscreen, in a bid to stave off competition from Google and other companies developing rival offerings, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. Designed for use in the kitchen, the new device would have an upward-tilting touchscreen that …

Read More »

JAPAN’S £139m COMPUTER WILL BE FASTEST IN THE WORLD,MAKING 130 QUADRILLION CALCULATIONS A SECOND

Japan is creating the world’s fastest supercomputer to emulate the human brain’s neural pathways. Japan plans to build the world’s fastest-known supercomputer to help develop cutting edge driverless cars and robots. The country will spend 19.5 billion yen (£139m) on the computer, which should make 130 quadrillion calculations per second. That is 130 petaflops in …

Read More »