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Google Play Protect aims to block malicious apps

Google Play Protect aims to block malicious apps

Google's advertising solutions pertaining to any type of search are largely based on keywords that advertisers can choose and bid on in an effort to have their promotions displayed when users search for a particular word or term. Google announced Play Protect back at Google I/O as a revamped and more consumer-friendly version of the old " verify apps " system, but with an identical goal: to protect you from harmful apps installed on your phone.


Atari's new Speakerhat blends wearables with fashion

Atari's new Speakerhat blends wearables with fashion

Fast forward a couple of weeks and the company is seeking to captilalise on its reignited relevance by announcing a Bluetooth speaker built into a baseball cap, simply dubbed the Speakerhat . "Atari has transcended its seminal gaming origins to become a true pop-culture lifestyle brand, but disruption remains deeply rooted in our DNA", said Atari Connect COO, Michael Arzt.


Instagram is the worst social media platform for cyber-bullying

Instagram is the worst social media platform for cyber-bullying

Of the victims surveyed , 37 percent said that they had experienced bullying on Facebook , with 31 percent being bullied through Snapchat . Nonetheless, many reported feelings of inadequacy stemming from their use of Instagram even if they weren't the target of abuse, with 40 percent feeling bad if nobody liked their selfies and 35 percent that their confidence was directly linked to the number of followers they have.


Boy trips, falls and discovers million-year-old Ice Age fossil

Boy trips, falls and discovers million-year-old Ice Age fossil

The bone, as it turns out, was most certainly not from a cow. The next day, Houde came out to see the remains for himself. Houde said one of the tusks is missing from the animal, suggesting that there could be more skeleton near the site where Jude found the skull .