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Schools dive in to Computer Science Education Week

Schools dive in to Computer Science Education Week

The "Hour of Code" events are sponsored in partnership with Code.org with the goal of teaching computer science in a fun and creative way that appeals to children of all ages and backgrounds. Amazon, Microsoft, and Facebook have donated more than $10 million each to Code.org since its inception. This year's Computer Science Education Week starts today and there are over 122,000 Hour of Code global events registered to happen throughout the week.


Google to issue warnings when apps steal your personal data

Google to issue warnings when apps steal your personal data

For Personalized alerts, Datally alerts users when apps start consuming a lot of data, and it allows them to see how much data they have used on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis. Developers should refer to the Unwanted Software Help Center . Any apps that fail to display a custom privacy policy will find that their Play Store listing is slapped with a warning.


Tag: Micromax Canvas Infinity Pro price

Tag: Micromax Canvas Infinity Pro price

The smartphone features a 5.7-inch with 18:9 aspect ratio and 450 nits brightness. The device is an upgraded variant of the Micromax Canvas Infinity that was launched back in August this year. According to the company, the battery on this device is rated to give up to 20 hours of talk time and lasts up to 420 hours on standby. On the software front, the phone will have Android Nougat with a likely update to Android Oreo in the coming months.


Facebook launches

Facebook launches "Messenger Kids" app for children

The app, called Messenger Kids, allows children to send messages and photos and video chat with specific contacts that have been approved by their parents. Then, you'll just need to create an account for your child by providing their name. Messenger Kids is available now in the United States in preview form.


Australia investigates Facebook and Google over media impact

Australia investigates Facebook and Google over media impact

In turn this has resulted in many companies sort of forced to play by their rules, because getting deranked from Google could mean losing a significant chunk of your visitors. Like their rivals globally, Australia's traditional media companies have been squeezed by online rivals, as advertising dollars have followed eyeballs to digital distributors such as Google, Facebook and Netflix Inc.


Seahawks Defeat Eagles; Internet Reacts

Seahawks Defeat Eagles; Internet Reacts

He showed off his MVP ability with a pair of lovely plays early in the fourth quarter to make things interesting, but the Eagles were ultimately overpowered by a Seattle Seahawks team that showed a level of intensity Philadelphia could not match.