Browsing: Archive for July, 2017

The best Chromebooks to buy in 2017

Chromebook’s on sale  Matthew Field  26 JULY 2017 • 6:00AM Chromebooks have been flying high since their launch a few years ago. A cheap alternative to traditional laptops, they offer a safer environment for surfing the web, as


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Google launches SOS alerts to help users during crises

Google’s SOS alerts will update users on disasters CREDIT: GOOGLE  Matthew Field  25 JULY 2017 • 4:34PM Google will make it easier to find safety information during a crisis with a new SOS alert tool in its Maps


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Uber to charge riders for returning lost phones and wallets

Uber will offer drivers a fee to return lost items CREDIT: UBER  Matthew Field  26 JULY 2017 • 11:07AM Uber plans to charge riders for their forgotten smartphones and bags, introducing a lost item fee to compensate drivers who return lost


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Love lives of the rich and the famous: verified Twitter users have their own dating app

Ryan Gosling is verified on Twitter. He is not single CREDIT: GETTY IMAGES  Telegraph Reporters  26 JULY 2017 • 4:10PM Landing a date with your celebrity crush has never been easier – as long as you are verified


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Cyber criminal who laundered £3bn in bitcoin arrested in Greece

Greek authorities arrested the man wanted in the US  CREDIT: AP  Reuters  27 JULY 2017 • 11:55AM ARussian national suspected of being the mastermind behind a digital currency exchange has been indicted by a grand jury in California


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iPhone 8: Rumours, release date and everything you need to know

How the iPhone 8 edge-to-edge screen could look  CREDIT: GABOR BALACH  Telegraph Reporters  27 JULY 2017 • 10:36AM Apple is gearing up to release its new iPhone in a few week’s time. The upcoming iPhone 8 is expected to mark


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Samsung to overtake Apple with record profits despite scandals

However, Greg Roh, an analyst at HMC Investment Securities, told AFP: “Samsung has surpassed its rivals for now but Apple usually sees little fluctuation in its profits whereas Samsung’s profits fluctuate largely on memory chip prices.” Apple is


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You’ll never fight over an outlet again with this desk lamp

If you’ve ever found yourself struggling to decide what to unplug in order to revive your dead phone, the Jelly Comb lamp can help. The LED light features six USB charging ports so you can charge


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TSA requires separate scans for electronics bigger than smartphones

Get ready to grab even more of those bins for your stuff. Get ready for longer lines at the airport. Today, the TSA announced strict new screening regulations for carry-on luggage that are sure to give


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Twitter is filling your feed with more useless notifications

Thanks a lot, Twitter.Image: brittany herbert/mashable By Karissa Bell2017-07-26 22:00:39 UTC Twitter is adding more useless clutter to its notifications. The company quietly added a suite of new alerts to the notifications section of its apps


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