Tech News Timeline

2019
June 27, 2019
Half-Life Fan Remake’s Final Chapter Is Now Partly Playable
The long-awaited Half-Life fan remake Black Mesa first came out back in 2012. Gee, sure has been a while since then, huh? And yet, only now is the saga finally nearing its conclusi
June 27, 2019
The race to add drones to nationwide air traffic control system
Raytheon, which develops the used by air traffic controllers to coordinate national airspace, has signed a strategic pact with a company that oversees the largest unmann
June 27, 2019
Facebook enlists AFP as third-party fact-checker to combat fake news
Facebook has announced a third party fact-checking programme partnership with global news agency Agence France-Presse (AFP) as part of an effort to misinformation on its soc
June 27, 2019
Bitcoin price trebles as mysterious surge continues into fourth month
The price of bitcoin has risen by more than $3,000 (£2,400) over the last week, as the cryptocurrency continues its remarkable recovery. Bitcoin is currently trading at around $12
June 27, 2019
New AI programming language goes beyond deep learning
A team of MIT researchers is making it easier for novices to get their feet wet with artificial , while also helping experts advance the field. In a paper presented at
June 27, 2019
Here Are The Roller Derby Tips You Need to Win Roller Champions
A few weeks ago at E3 2019, between a series of Tom Clancy related first-person shooters, Ubisoft revealed Roller Champions, an online multiplayer sports game loosely based on the
June 27, 2019
The NSA can’t seem to stop snooping on our phone call records
The National Security Agency improperly collected information on people’s phone calls in October 2018, the American Civil Liberties said Wednesday, citing an NSA document it had
June 27, 2019
Instagram Head Denies Widely Held Belief That Instagram and Facebook
Whether you’re the famous host of a popular morning news show on CBS or a little-known tinfoil hat aficionado, there’s a strong possibility that you think Facebook and Instagr
June 27, 2019
Over 2,000 malicious apps exists on Play Store
If you thought that the quality issues plaguing the Google Play Store for were finally being ironed out, it couldn’t be further from the truth. A two-year-study b
June 27, 2019
Singapore must not be against science and tech or it will be ‘the end of us’
Singapore cannot be a society that fears and rejects science and technology, for this will hold back progress and “be the end of us”, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Wed
June 27, 2019
Google and Facebook sued by EU, Trump suggests lawsuits are out of line
U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday suggested the European Union was out of line bringing lawsuits against U.S. technology companies like Facebook and Google, saying legal
June 27, 2019
The artificial intelligence projects Facebook is spending big on
Facebook is one of the most important companies when it comes to AI development. The company concentrates on three projects in particular – and spends large sums on the correspon
June 27, 2019
How to Share Your Phone’s Screen on iOS or Android Using Skype
have long been able to share their Mac or PC screen. But now the feature has come to iOS and Android. Here’s how to use it with your phone or tablet. Use Skype Screen
2019
June 26, 2019
Social Engineering forum hacked, data shared online
A website that deals with topics of social engineering has been hacked about two week ago, and tens of thousands of data have been leaked and sold online. The owner of the SocialEn
June 26, 2019
Grab invests in UK-based Splyt, enabling worldwide ride-hailing service
Ride-hailing service behemoth Grab sets foot in the UK with the recent partnership ties with Splyt, a London-based mobility marketplace. The Singapore-based unicorn company also to
June 26, 2019
How To Fix “Audio Renderer Error, Please Restart your Computer Error”
How To Fix Audio Renderer Error, Please Restart your Computer Error Recently, lots of Windows 10 users have reported that they are getting the ‘Audio renderer error, please resta
June 26, 2019
Bitcoin Hits 17-Month High Above $12.9k
Bitcoin has risen above $12,900 for the first time since Jan. 21, 2018, touching a new high for 2019 at $12,919, according to CoinDesk’s BPI data. On June 26 at 03:00 UTC, Bitcoi
June 26, 2019
Telegram users get a bunch of new powers in latest update
A new update to Telegram has added a bunch of new location based features to the popular messaging platform. The latest version introduces an ‘Add People Nearby’ setting which