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Megan Bailey

Megan Bailey is a true journalist, but it wasn’t easy for her to find her true calling. She worked in a PC service all throughout her college and not she is using her hardware and software skills to write technology articles. The thing she loves most about her job is being able to keep tech lovers up to date with the recent trends.

Google Shopping’s Ban on ‘Gun’ Searches Backfires Strangely

Burgundy wine being poured into a glass

Google Shopping service’s recent ban on ‘gun’ searches had an unexpected outcome. Wine lovers, Guns N’ Roses fans or simple mortals interested in buying water guns or nerf guns don’t seem to find the products in search results. Google explained that the word ‘gun’ was removed completely from all search results of its popular service that enables users to compare ...

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EU Courts Force Google to Scrap 2.4 Million URLs

Waving EU flag

According to Google’s Right to be Forgotten Transparency annual report, EU courts have so far forced the tech giant to take down 2.4 million URLs directing to info on people that want the info gone from the search results. Google admitted that it has so far managed to erase just 43% of the data. Google’s Right to be Forgotten troubles ...

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Government Might Have the Tech to Crack Into Latest iPhone

The iPhone 8 on wireless charging pad

An Israeli-based company that offers security services to U.S. government agencies boasts that it has the technology to crack into latest iPhone models. Cellebrite researchers claim that they were able to bypass the security features of the Apple devices running the iOS 11. If it is correct, the news is a major breakthrough for U.S. law enforcement agencies, which have ...

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iPhone X Plus Leak: Apple Working on Largest iPhone Ever

The iPhone X

According to a recent leak about the incoming iPhone X Plus, Apple is working on three different handsets that could make up for iPhone X’s missed expectations. One of the incoming models is touted as the largest iPhone ever, another model will be cheaper than the iPhone X but still sport some of its key features, while a third model ...

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First-Gen Apple TVs Soon to Be Denied Access to iTunes

Back of an Apple Tv

The first-generation of Apple TVs was launched in January 2007, and now Apple thinks that it is time for them to say goodbye to iTunes. The tech giant announced that the iTunes support for these devices will be severed in May. In the meantime, the Apple TV digital player has reached the fifth generation supporting the 4k technology. iTunes has ...

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Apple Moves Sensitive iCloud Data to Chinese Servers

Chinese man on a bike on busy Chinese street

To comply with China’s laws, Apple unveiled a plan to move sensitive iCloud data on Chinese users to China-based servers. Human rights advocates are concerned that the move would enable the Chinese government to further infringe the privacy of its netizens. Until now, Apple stored a critical component of Chinese iCloud accounts, i.e. the keys needed to unlock the accounts, ...

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Steve Jobs’ Error-Riddled CV Going up for Auction in Boston

Steve Jobs holding a Mac Book

One of late Apple founder Steve Jobs’ CVs is going up for Auction at a Boston-based auction house. The error-riddled job application form will not come cheap since its value was estimated at $50,000 by RR Auction experts. The news was met with enthusiasm as many Apple fans would like the pricey piece of paper added to their collection. Jobs ...

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Airbnb Launches Loyalty Program

Airbnb app

On Thursday, Airbnb unveiled a new loyalty program that will fir the needs of those looking for a more luxurious accommodation. The move is designed to give the hospitality service a competitive edge against hotel rivals. The announcement comes at a time when the firm it’s under scrutiny over the quality of some of its listings. CEO Brian Chesky announced ...

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Apple Repair Center Behind 1,600 False 911 Calls in 4 Months

Emergency call center

An Apple repair center in California is behind 20 false 911 calls per day or 1,600 phony emergency calls to 911 since October. Emergency dispatchers believe that the erroneous calls come from the devices that are being repaired at the center. A dispatcher in Elk Grove noted that the calls are made on the Apple watches and phones that are ...

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Transgender Man Sues Google After Being Fired over Diversity Issues

Google search bar

A former Google engineer who is also a transgender man with a disability sued the tech giant for firing her over diversity issues. Tim Chevalier claims she was ousted for challenging her colleagues sharing white supremacy views in the workplace. Chevalier thinks Google fired her to avoid putting up with workplace discrimination and coming with a real solution to it. ...

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