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Facebook to test news paywalls on Apple iOS system

Facebook to test news paywalls on Apple iOS system

Facebook also is working on a news section in its video tab, Watch . Facebook has been running the same tests on Android since October a year ago. According to TechCrunch , the deal means that when a user runs out of free articles from paywalled sites via Facebook Instant Articles, the app will load the subscription page on the publisher's mobile website.


Activision Studios In Talks With Sicario 2 Director

Activision Studios In Talks With Sicario 2 Director

Meanwhile, Sicario 2 comes out on 29th June and, like the wonderful first film, stars Benicio del Toro and Josh Brolin. But they have to begin with one movie first, and it appears they've finally found a director. "We put together this group of writers to talk about where we were going". The " Call of Duty " games started off in 2003 with a World War II focus but since then have roamed through the 21st century and into near and far future contexts, with the " Modern Warfare " sub-series set ...


Pence: I didn't avoid Kim Jong Un's sister, but I ignored her

Pence: I didn't avoid Kim Jong Un's sister, but I ignored her

When they come to South Korea , athough it is a free country, they have minders that keep them in check, they can not misbehave and can not see the real South Korea. She headed the North's delegation and has now returned home. "I mean, they said, 'I can't believe some people where you live are falling for this routine because none of us are".


Serious Skype vulnerability requires a 'large code revision' to fix

Serious Skype vulnerability requires a 'large code revision' to fix

Past year in September, security researchers had warned Microsoft about the flaw. This means a standalone security fix to address the bug won't be released anytime soon, but you can expect the new version of Skype to include the fix for the reported vulnerability.


Facial recognition software is biased towards white men, researcher finds

Facial recognition software is biased towards white men, researcher finds

Given the gender parity and prevalence of lighter skin in the region, Iceland, Finland, and Sweden were chosen. "Since computer vision technology is being utilized in high-stakes sectors such as healthcare and law enforcement, more work needs to be done in benchmarking vision algorithms for various demographic and phenotypic groups", Buolamwini wrote .


Tournaments Come (in Beta) to Rocket League Next Week

Tournaments Come (in Beta) to Rocket League Next Week

The competitive gameplay is a huge reason it is so popular, but running a tournament with a large number of competitors has required a third-party system like Challonge . If you want to return to using cross-platform play or compete in ranked games, repeat the steps above. Scoring appears to be automatic, handled by a ball that uses an infra-red signal to talk to an included LCD scoreboard so you can focus more on driving and less on what the tally is.