From hijabs to pretzels – what makes an emoji?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Emoji The ever-expanding index of images has elevated the way we communicate. But, behind the heart eyes and dancing ladies, it takes a lot to bring them to life Signs of affection: a selection of the 55 combinations in the proposed emoji Läs mer…

Apple shows off three new iPhones and smartwatch to detect heart problems

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Apple Tech giant unveils new gadgets at California bash, including biggest iPhone yet and Apple Watch with range of health features Apple Watch Series 4 – full details iPhone XS and XS Max: Apple’s biggest yet Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, at the product launch Läs mer…

Apple Watch Series 4 will have edge-to-edge screen and health features

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Apple Watch Company’s new smartwatch will launch with improved health-tracking abilities and updated operating system, watchOS 5 iPhone launch 2018 – live updates Jeff Williams, Apple’s chief operating officer, announces the new Apple Watch. Photograph: Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP The new Apple Watch will be Läs mer…

EU copyright law may force tech giants to pay billions to publishers

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Intellectual property Legislation opposed by firms like Facebook and Google and groups warning of detrimental consequences for the internet MEPs Axel Voss, (L), and Roberta Metsola, (R), celebrate after the European parliament approved the amended versions of the new directive’s most controversial provisions. Photograph: Läs mer…

Facebook and Twitter bosses testify to Congress on Russian meddling – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook chief Sheryl Sandberg among those called to testify, and Alex Jones makes an appearance – but Google bosses stay home Google snubs Senate hearings on election interference LIVE Updated Sheryl Sandberg on Capitol Hill. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images Key events Show 11.42am EDT11:42 Läs mer…

Blood-Testing Firm Theranos Will Formally Dissolve, Report Says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Theranos Inc., the Silicon Valley blood testing company accused of defrauding investors, will formally dissolve, the Wall Street Journal reported. The company will seek to pay unsecured creditors its remaining cash in coming months, the Journal said, citing a shareholder email. The move comes Läs mer…

Yes, Silicon Valley needs regulation. But Trump’s reason why is misguided | Dipayan Ghosh

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Silicon Valley Yes, Silicon Valley needs regulation. But Trump’s reason why is misguided Dipayan Ghosh Trump claimed that Google and Facebook suppress conservative content. The reason why is simple: we see what they think we want to, because it’s in their business interest Läs mer…

‘Digital shackles’: the unexpected cruelty of ankle monitors

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Technology ‘Digital shackles’: the unexpected cruelty of ankle monitors The use of GPS monitors to track offenders is on the rise in the US. But wearers say it amounts to a new form of imprisonment ‘It’s like a rope around my neck’: Willard Birts Läs mer…