How to use Apple's new Night Shift feature in iOS 9.3

Apple just released its biggest software update since iOS 9.0 rolled out last year. With it, Apple is making the highly anticipated Night Shift feature, which reduced the amount of blue light emitted by your display, available to everyone. See also: Apple...

U.S., Apple ratchet up rhetoric in fight over encryption

WASHINGTON The U.S. Department of Justice filed a motion on Friday seeking to compel Apple Inc to comply with a judge's order to unlock the encrypted iPhone belonging to one of the San Bernardino shooters, portraying the tech giant's refusal as a "mark...

Report claiming bias in Facebook 'trending' topics sparks social media outcry

Facebook (FB.O) workers have often omitted conservative political stories from the website’s "trending" list, the technology news site Gizmodo said on Monday in a report that sparked widespread comment on social media.An unnamed former Facebook emplo...

Can Marketers Benefit From the New Improved Personalization YouTube Home Pages?

YouTube has recently released new, improved personalized home pages in an effort to create a more convenient experience for its users, indirectly benefitting marketers.The updated YouTube profiles include:
  • Easy to Rea...

3 British tourists die while climbing waterfalls in Vietnam

Three British tourists died while climbing waterfalls in central Vietnam early Friday afternoon, and their guide was being questioned by police, officials and state media reported. It wasn't immediately known how they died in the accident in Lam Dong prov...

Device harnessing thoughts allows quadriplegic to use his hands

WASHINGTON An Ohio man paralyzed in an accident while diving in waves can now pick up a bottle or play the video game Guitar Hero thanks to a small computer chip in his brain that lets his mind guide his hands and fingers, bypassing his damaged spinal ...

China looks to reward academic innovation to drive economic growth

SHANGHAI China will give greater financial rewards to innovative academics and small research bodies in a drive to convert interesting scientific ideas into commercial realities and rev up its high-tech industries as wider economic growth stalls.China'...

Using the WebSphere Liberty Application Client

Sometimes you have developed a standalone Java application but want to make use of capabilities provided by an application server. For example, you might have a standalone Java application which accesses a DB2 database but you want to make use of the conn...

Half Australia's Great Barrier Reef coral 'dead or dying': scientists

SYDNEY Australian scientists said on Wednesday that just seven percent of the Great Barrier Reef, which attracts around A$5 billion ($3.90 billion) in tourism every year, has been untouched by mass bleaching that is likely to destroy half the coral.Bl...

Is the New Email Authentication Feature in the Google Apps Store a Concern for Email Marketers?

In an effort to diminish spam and phishing attacks, Google has added DKIM (Domain Keys Identified Mail) powered email authentication to Google Apps. While this new feature has raised the eyebrows of many email marketers, it should pose no threat to legiti...