Month: January 2019

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Apple reactivates Facebook’s employee apps after punishment for Research spying

After TechCrunch caught Facebook violating Apple’s employee-only app distribution policy to pay people for all…

A popular genealogy website just helped solve a serial killer cold case in Oregon

On Thursday, detectives in Portland, Ore. announced that a long-cold local murder case finally came…

Australia v Sri Lanka: second Test, day one – live!

Updates from the opening day of play in Canberra Any thoughts? Email or tweet @collinsadam…

Amazon’s barely-transparent transparency report somehow gets more opaque

Amazon posted its bi-annual report Thursday detailing the number of government data demands it receives. The numbers…

Nintendo rumored to be working on a smaller, cheaper Switch

Remember when the rumor mill suggested that Nintendo was already working on a sequel to…

Jonny Bairstow happy with his 52 on testing day for batsmen in second Test

• Bairstow ‘chuffed’ with his knock at No 3 as England make 187• Batsman expects…

‘Fake news and ageism’ keeping statins from older people

Offering statins to all over-75s could prevent 8,000 deaths from heart failure and stroke, researchers…

January was Australia’s hottest month since records began

Bureau of Meteorologist says global warming contributed to soaring temperatures January was Australia’s hottest month…

‘Alexa was very busy’: Amazon reports record profits and strong holiday season

Company had profit of $3.03bn, up from $1.86bn the previous year, as Bezos says Alexa…