Four Attorneys General Sue Google Over Privacy Claims

Four Attorneys General Sue Google Over Privacy Claims

The District of Columbia and three states on Monday claimed on Google that tech giants want customers to gain access to their location data. In separate lawsuits, the Attorney Generals of DC, Texas, Washington, and Indiana have claimed that Google misled users of Android phones and tools such as Google Maps and its search engine,…

New Tales game publishing studio launched by Ubisoft, Blizzard vets

New Tales game publishing studio launched by Ubisoft, Blizzard vets

Join Gaming Leaders for their 2nd Annual GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming Summit, with GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming | GamesBeat: Into the Metaverse 2 This coming January 25-27, 2022. Learn more about the event. A team of experienced members of the game industry today announced the launch of New Tales Game Studio. The combination is run…

Why Is Silicon Valley Still Waiting for the Next Big Thing?

Why Is Silicon Valley Still Waiting for the Next Big Thing?

In the fall of 2019, Google told the world that it had reached “quantum supremacy.” It was a remarkable scientific landmark that some people compared to Kitty Hawk’s first flight. Using the mysterious powers of quantum mechanics, Google created a computer that took just three minutes and 20 seconds to calculate what ordinary computers could…

Podcast advertising could be a blueprint for cookieless advertising

Podcast advertising could be a blueprint for cookieless advertising

Did you miss a session from the Future of Work Summit? Visit our Future of Work Summit on-demand library to stream. This article was provided by Jonathan Gill, founder and CEO of Backtrax. Keyword-based advertising has long been a staple for marketers looking to engage with customers. Simply put, when consumers search for products, services…

WhatsApp plans transfer of data between Android, iOS devices

WhatsApp chats can now be transferred between Android and iOS devices after the meta-owned messaging app plans to release a new update. This is contradicted by the source code found in the WhatsApp 22.74 beta for iOS. However, the migration process won’t be easy and both devices will need to have the app installed and…

Scientists scrutinise characteristics of new Omicron sub-variant

Image Credit:CIFoto by Getty Images Studies are underway to find out the specific features of the latest Covid-19 variant ‘BA.2’. It is already responsible for most recent cases in a number of countries, including India, Denmark and Sweden. But, for French Health Minister Olivier Veran, the arrival of this sub-variant in France is not a…

People with this certain gene version less likely to develop severe COVID-19

New results show that people with a specific version of the gene are less likely to develop severe COVID-19. Previous research has identified a specific group of genes, called OAS1 / 2/3 gene clusters, that are at risk for severe COVID-19. A version of the gene in that cluster – passed through Neanderthals, appeared to…