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Facebook delays smart speaker reveal due to heightened privacy concerns

Facebook delays smart speaker reveal due to heightened privacy concerns

The social media giant has been in news for wrong reasons lately. The FTC cracked down on the company over its " unfair and deceptive " privacy settings in 2011; Facebook agreed to ask for user permission when changing its privacy settings moving forward, and was subject to 20 years of FTC audits.


Parties welcome Karnataka election dates, campaigns already at fever pitch

Parties welcome Karnataka election dates, campaigns already at fever pitch

However, later giving an explanation, writing a clarification to the election board, he claimed that he got the information from "news break put out by Times Now " Also pulling down on the ruling party he added that, Karnataka Congress's social media in-charge Srivatsa YB, had also tweeted the same dates.


SC raises concern over misuse of Aadhaar data collection by private companies

SC raises concern over misuse of Aadhaar data collection by private companies

The UIDAI had earlier told the Supreme Court that the biometric and demographic information of people who have enrolled for Aadhaar was secure, while no one will suffer loss of benefits for its lack. The judge told Pandey, "security in your database will not necessarily serve the objective unless the security of the other end can also be ensured and for that we need a legislation which we don't have now".


Utah trooper goes airborne after struck by sliding vehicle

Utah trooper goes airborne after struck by sliding vehicle

A Utah Highway patrolman was responding to a auto that slid off the road in the middle of a bad snowstorm when he was hit from behind by a sliding black sedan in Sardine Canyon, UT on Sunday. Brenchley, a married father of four, said he's "truly grateful" to be alive, and that "it's miraculous" that he only sustained the few injuries he did.


Selectors pick young trio for Windies T20 series

Selectors pick young trio for Windies T20 series

As the worldwide cricket returned to Pakistan after successful completion of PSL 2018 edition, the tickets for Pakistan and West Indies series will go on sale today in Karachi . Talat, Asif and Afridi have been three of the standout performers in this year's PSL. All matches will be played at the National Stadium in Karachi , which recently hosted the Pakistan Super League final.


Iran denies missile supply to Yemen Houthi militants

Iran denies missile supply to Yemen Houthi militants

The coalition's air defense forces intercepted on Sunday seven ballistic missiles that targeted Saudi territories from Yemen. The senior IRGC commander further said "the Saudis with the help of the Americans, Zionists and some other reactionary regional governments have actually been committing major crimes and attacking the oppressed nation of Yemen over the past three years." The coalition spokesperson Turki al-Malki said an Iranian made missile with Persian writing was confiscated in ...