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Apple vows new parental controls amid child addiction fears

Apple vows new parental controls amid child addiction fears

The letter cited a study in which teachers observed an increase in students' inability to concentrate in classrooms and a rise in technology-caused emotional and social challenges in children. James Steyer, the CEO of Common Sense Media, a nonprofit that studies kids' technology use, called the letter a "big deal" in the ongoing effort to make it clear that cellphones are a "public health concern".


Intel CEO addresses Spectre and Meltdown bugs in CES keynote

Intel CEO addresses Spectre and Meltdown bugs in CES keynote

The fear is that hackers could take advantage of the vulnerabilities - in chips known as processors - to steal data. 2018 kicked off with a bang security-wise due to the announcement of the serious Meltdown and Spectre flaws found in processors widely used by a wide range of computing devices and smartphones.


Samsung Details its Upcoming Galaxy On7 Prime Smartphone on Amazon

Samsung Details its Upcoming Galaxy On7 Prime Smartphone on Amazon

The device comes with a metal unibody design, having a look similar to the Koran manufacturer's lately launched mid-rangers in J-series and On-series lineups. It also features MST for Samsung Pay-based mobile payments. Cameras in the Galaxy On7 Prime include a 13MP rear camera and a 13MP front-facing camera.


Nissan's Brain-To-Vehicle Technology Seems Straight Out Of A Sci-fi Movie

Nissan's Brain-To-Vehicle Technology Seems Straight Out Of A Sci-fi Movie

Nissan says that this system is 0.2-0.5 seconds faster than the driver, which is impressive on its own. The company says that by using the "brain-to-vehicle" interface, when a driver is about to brake, swerve, or perform an action on a auto with semi-autonomous capabilities, it will do these actions between 0.2 and 0.5 seconds faster.


Showtime Still Working On Halo TV Series

Showtime Still Working On Halo TV Series

The announcement was a key part of the Xbox One's initial reveal presentation but in the years since, things have been nearly silent. The Halo TV series was first unveiled in May 2013 alongside the announcement of the Xbox One console.


Asus is Bringing its New ZenFone Max Plus to North America

Asus is Bringing its New ZenFone Max Plus to North America

The ZenFone Max, the ZenFone series's larger smartphone (in terms of screen size) has larger-than-average batteries, and the newest model isn't any different. The device will also be able to intelligently prevent battery overcharging. The phone will deliver a 3G talk time of up to 26 hours and video playback of up to 13 hours.