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Industry Facebook, Instagram down in parts of US & Europe
Author: 0 Facebook, Instagram down in parts of US & Europe

More than 3,500 people had reported outages Wednesday, according to the outage report . The problems appear to be affecting users on both desktop and mobile. "We're working to get things back to normal as quickly as possible". The social media platforms went dark for many across North American and Europe on Wednesday morning.

Industry Trump to nominate White House aide to head DHS
Author: 0 Trump to nominate White House aide to head DHS

Nielsen is now the White House principal deputy chief of staff. The White House says Nielsen has "extensive professional experience in the areas of homeland security policy and strategy, cybersecurity, critical infrastructure and emergency management".

Industry Get Lost Mom And Dad! Amazon Lets Teens Shop On Their Own
Author: 0 Get Lost Mom And Dad! Amazon Lets Teens Shop On Their Own

This will send parents a message with details of the order. But if they do pay for Prime, teens will also get access to free shipping, streaming video and Prime's other perks. The logic is that these teens will continue to shop through Amazon on their own once they become adults. To get started, parents can visit amazon .com/forteens.

Industry Nissan GT-R /C Flies Around Silverstone with No Driver Inside
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But he recently proved he still knows his way around a game controller, remotely piloting a one-off "GT-R /C" around Silverstone's National Circuit from the cockpit of a helicopter that followed overhead. From the cockpit of a helicopter (not his mom's basement couch), Mardenborough drove this GT-R/C reached a top speed of 131 mph/211 kph, averaging 76 mph/122 kph, and recording a lap time of (1:17:47).

Industry Check out these Pixel 2 camera sample photos and videos
Author: 0 Check out these Pixel 2 camera sample photos and videos

CEO John Legere said in a statement that "they [Verizon] claim the Pixel is "exclusive"-just like they claim to have a better network". They run Android 8.0 Oreo. Several analysts opine that the latest T-Mobile US promotion is an improvement over last year's offer which applied a small discount to the monthly bill for two years.

Industry Tamagotchi returns to drive you insane like it's 1997
Author: 0 Tamagotchi returns to drive you insane like it's 1997

The U.S. version of the toy includes six different shell designs, as well as six characters. Going on sale in the USA in November, the new set of Tamagotchi toys are smaller than the originals - they've shrunk in size by about 60% - but otherwise look and operate much like people in their late 20s and early 30s will remember.

Author: 0 Assassin's Creed: Origins - New trailer showcases 4 minutes of stealth gameplay

You can a look forward to using some of that hard drive space straight away, as both games are included as download codes rather than retail discs. One of the really cool aspects of this system that Guesdon explains is that there will be forts and temples that will be beyond your level, but the game won't stop you from attempting to try them.

Industry Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's Halloween Event is now underway
Author: 0 Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's Halloween Event is now underway

If you want to take place in the festivities, you can do so right now, however the event is set to end on November 1, 2017, and will of course be available on all platforms. The new Gesture Warfare mode will also return for the duration of Halloween Scream , which is highlighted in the teaser trailer from Activision. Starting with the first chapter, Zombies in Spaceland, with two of the following chapters becoming available each week until the final battle in The Beast from Beyond.

Industry Facebook India MD Bedi resigns
Author: 0 Facebook India MD Bedi resigns

Umang Bedi took over as head at Facebook India in July 2016 after former MD Kirthanga Reddy returned to the U.S. to head the Global Accounts team at the company's headquarters in Menlo Park. "Our two daughters start high school and middle school this coming year - which serves as a natural transition point to make this move back", Reddy said in a Facebook post after her resignation.

Author: 0 Skype for Android adds Cortana support for chat suggestions and more

Microsoft has announced new tech that is available in your chat window that leverages the Cortana intelligent digital assistant. To be fair, the context-sensitive snippets Cortana will provide in chats sound quite useful in some respects, such as offering suggestions for short smart replies ('yes", "no", "let's go') in order to help you make quick responses in chats.

Industry Google, Facebook, Twitter 'Scrambling' to Stop Regulation
Author: 0 Google, Facebook, Twitter 'Scrambling' to Stop Regulation

Russia's ad purchases on Google, owned by Alphabet Inc. Among the purchases are $4,700 spent on search ads through an account that Google says it has linked to the Russian government, and a further $53,000 in suspicious ads from Russian internet addresses or paid for with Russian roubles.

Industry Apple Looking to revive Steven Spielberg's Amazon Stories
Author: 0 Apple Looking to revive Steven Spielberg's Amazon Stories

Just this summer , Amblin Entertainment confirmed Spielberg's involvement with a new Animaniacs series, for instance. The original " Amazing Stories " got an initial two-season order. We are not sure exactly how Apple plans to use the show. Apple has already started these initiatives to some degree. A big part of that increase is expected to be driven by a Netflix-style subscription service that offers original, exclusive content.

Industry Facebook's new way for relief efforts in Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Facebook's new way for relief efforts in Puerto Rico

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is in the firing line over a freaky livestream demo of the company's virtual reality (VR) products in which a cartoon version of the billionaire "visited" hurricane-hit Puerto Rico . The tech tycoon - streaming from Facebook's campus in Menlo Park, California - then announced that the company is partnering with the Red Cross to use artificial intelligence (AI) to assist with relief efforts in the devastated South American country.

Industry Microsoft Seems to Have Stopped Developing Windows 10 Mobile
Author: 0 Microsoft Seems to Have Stopped Developing Windows 10 Mobile

Going forward, the mobile operating system will only receive bug fixes and security updates. Most of the operating system featured a black background with a focus on text instead of icons. Microsoft's decision to shift the focus away from Windows 10 Mobile has come partly because of the failure of the vendor to ignite interest from the app development community.

Industry Fake Adblock Plus extension fools thousands of Chrome users
Author: 0 Fake Adblock Plus extension fools thousands of Chrome users

At the time, SwiftOnSecurity reported, nearly 37,000 people had already downloaded this application. The fake Chrome extension has the same name as the original one, with the only difference being a capitalized 'b.' The fake extension even used the same logo and keywords to dupe users, and make itself appear in the search results.