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Daily News – 18th of August 2016

What’s new Airbus is designing a self-piloting flying taxi Airbus’ A3 subdivision, an innovation-focused unit located in Silicon Valley, is working on building a self-flying vehicle platform codenamed Vahana which is designed to carry both individual passengers and cargo. Airbus said it expects to begin testing its first prototype vehicle by the end of 2017.…

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Daily News – 17th of August 2016

What’s new Intel will manufacture ARM licensed smartphone chips Targeting smartphone chipmakers like Qualcomm and potentially Apple, Intel has entered into a new licensing agreement with rival ARM Holdings to produce 10-nanometre ARM chips. South Korean consumer electronics company LG will be one of the first customers to use Intel’s new service, the chip giant…

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Top news this week, 8th-12th of August 2016

Important announcements QuadRooter is a new vulnerability affecting over 900 Million Android devices The term includes a set of four vulnerabilities that would eventually end up affecting 900 million Android smartphones and tablets with Qualcomm chipsets. The vulnerability is dubbed as “QuadRooter” and as one might deduce from the name it has everything to do…

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Daily News – 12th of August 2016

What’s new Volkswagen keyless entry systems hacked by security researchers Almost every vehicle Volkswagen has sold since 1995 is vulnerable to a couple of simple hacks that could allow thieves to unlock their doors wirelessly. The bug was discovered by a team of researchers led by Flavio Garcia at the University of Birmingham, who reverse-engineered…

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Daily News – 11th of August 2016

What’s new Facebook launches guided tours for 360-degree videos When you explore 360-degree videos on Facebook like you’re supposed to, you could miss crucial moments happening outside your POV. The social network’s new “Guide” tool for Pages, however, can make sure you see the best, funniest and most compelling parts. Now, when publishers upload a…

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Daily News – 10th of August 2016

What’s new Google Chrome will begin blocking Flash in favor of HTML5 Chrome 53, which is on track for a September release, will be the first web browser from Google to block Flash content by default. Google has decided to make this change to create a faster and more responsive browser that saves you battery…

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Daily News – 9th of August 2016

What’s new Oracle’s Micros POS systems compromised in hack; customer data might be at stake US business software colossus Oracle confirmed that hackers infected software in Micros credit card scanners used at hotels and restaurants around the world. It’s not certain just how many systems were breached, but the intruders had slipped malware on to…

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Daily News – 8th of August 2016 & What happened this weekend

What’s new QuadRooter is a new vulnerability affecting over 900 Million Android devices The term includes a set of four vulnerabilities that would eventually end up affecting 900 million Android smartphones and tablets with Qualcomm chipsets. The vulnerability is dubbed as “QuadRooter” and as one might deduce from the name it has everything to do…

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Top news this week, 1st-5th of August 2016

Important announcements Facebook’s new Incubator may show us how open source should work Social media giant Facebook has decided to give a structure to the open source software with its new Incubator hub, prompting the developers to think new ways about the software. The Facebook Incubator is the company’s new process for releasing open-source projects…

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