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September 2017

You’ve heard of the Amazon Echo, now meet Google Home. A new smart home speaker from the daddy of online search and services, it should be the smart device to rule them all. It’s behind the Echo in development, and in terms of ‘Skills’ (though many of those available to …

Why it matters to you New Nokia 8 too small for your massive hands? Nokia may have a larger Nokia 9 model in the works. Nokia has already launched several smartphones in 2017, including the Nokia 8, its most powerful phone to date. Rumors still persist it has a further …

Add to favorites Reds under the bed! Fear and paranoia run wild as Kaspersky Lab becomes the first victim of America’s latest witch hunt. In theory, the Cold War ended in 1991, a warming of relations between Russia and the United States of America was to follow – although we …

He has a list of transgressions as long as his arm, but despite being most recently accused of assaulting a woman and questioned by British police over the incident, Shane Warne seemed most concerned about being linked with hardcore porn actress, Kelly Stafford. Valerie Fox, 30, has accused the retired Australian cricketer and father-of-three, …

Domestic original equipment manufacturer (OEM) Smartron on Friday announced that it will bring ‘Qualcomm Mesh Networking Platform’ for Internet of Things (IoT) connected devices in the Indian market. The company, in collaboration with Qualcomm, is aiming to build a robust ecosystem of connected devices and services for smart home. “We …

Apparently, I’m 34 years old. That’s not according my birth certificate which says I was born in 1976, but to a consumer medical device called the iHeart, which measures internal age. Developed by VitalSines president Dr. Jess Goodman, the iHeart looks like a standard fingertip pulse reader that you might …

Fitbit has long been a leader in the activity tracker market, and is now taking on the smartwatch market with its new Fitbit Ionic. With a definite health and fitness focus, the Ionic sticks to what Fitbit does best, but takes things to a new level with on-board music, built-in …

Australia is moving quickly towards creating laws to deal with the perceived menace of revenge porn. Both the Australian Capital Territory and New South Wales have recently introduced specific laws, bringing them into line with Victoria, South Australia and Western Australia. But the creation of new offences may not be the panacea it is …

Silence is deadly. Staying mute about mental health is killing men. Time to Unmute and Ask Him, stresses Movember.com’s newest campaign on suicide prevention. Sometimes just a conversation can save a life. Suicide is the current leading cause of death for men between the ages of 15-39 in Canada, and, …

Add to favorites Prime Minister Theresa May’s fight to take down terror content may have far reaching implications for UK citizens. Theresa May will today tell the United Nations general assembly that tech giants must “go further and faster” in taking down terror content on the internet. The UK prime …