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Twitter is teaching us how to combat online abusers

Twitter is teaching us how to combat online abusers

July 21, 2015 at 12:31 pm 0 comments

Twitter has had a problem dealing with user harassment for a long time – ex-CEO Jack Costolo himself said that the site "sucks" when it comes to combating trolls – but the service has just taken a big step in the right direction. The new ‘Safety Center’ is an onlineRead More

Ford Debuts an Even Pricier F-150 Because America Loves ‘Em

Ford Debuts an Even Pricier F-150 Because America Loves ‘Em

July 21, 2015 at 11:00 am 0 comments

Ford sells so many luxury pickup trucks that it’s making an even more luxurious version. The post Ford Debuts an Even Pricier F-150 Because America Loves ‘Em appeared first on WIRED. Source: Wired Tech

Rideables Are So Hot Right Now. We Put Them to the Test

Rideables Are So Hot Right Now. We Put Them to the Test

July 21, 2015 at 11:00 am 0 comments

These high-tech scooters are a new breed of transportation, but how well do they actually work? The post Rideables Are So Hot Right Now. We Put Them to the Test appeared first on WIRED. Source: Wired Tech

Windows 10 could get first major update in October

Windows 10 could get first major update in October

July 21, 2015 at 10:30 am 0 comments

Microsoft is already busy planning for the launch of Windows 10’s next major update, which is expected to land in October. Neowin reports that Threshold wave 2 will be a non-patch update, won’t be Windows 10.1 and will focus mostly on optimising and stabilising the operating system. The relatively shortRead More

How to switch to a new Apple ID (and keep all your purchases)

How to switch to a new Apple ID (and keep all your purchases)

July 21, 2015 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Have an Apple, Mac, or iOS tech question? We’ve got the answer. This time, we’ll show you how to update your Apple ID to a new email address but still keep all the purchases and history associated with it — plus, if you want, how to transfer your old ID’sRead More

Oh great, Cortana will understand your British sarcasm

Oh great, Cortana will understand your British sarcasm

July 21, 2015 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Cortana will soon be able to understand your self-deprecating British humour. When it launches alongside Windows 10 the new version of Cortana is set to reflect the local language, speech patterns and "local personality" of each market. A blog post by Microsoft reads: "Cortana understands how highly the UK valuesRead More

Where Did Your Twitter Wallpaper Go?

Where Did Your Twitter Wallpaper Go?

July 20, 2015 at 11:01 pm 0 comments

Can you get it back? Maybe, but probably not. The post Where Did Your Twitter Wallpaper Go? appeared first on WIRED. Source: Wired Tech

What Happens When You Talk About Salaries at Google

What Happens When You Talk About Salaries at Google

July 20, 2015 at 10:25 pm 0 comments

Former Google employee Erica Joy gave a tweet-by-tweet replay of exactly what happened when she tried. The post What Happens When You Talk About Salaries at Google appeared first on WIRED. Source: Wired Tech

Take a Spin With the Pros at the Tour de France

Take a Spin With the Pros at the Tour de France

July 20, 2015 at 9:57 pm 0 comments

A couple of the riders from the Trek Factory Racing team will be logging onto Zwift and leading whoever wants to join in through a short training ride. The post Take a Spin With the Pros at the Tour de France appeared first on WIRED. Source: Wired Tech

New Android Tablets from Samsung

New Android Tablets from Samsung

July 20, 2015 at 8:06 pm 0 comments

Samsung has announced the Galaxy Tab S2, a pair of Android tablets that will be on sale in August. The post New Android Tablets from Samsung appeared first on WIRED. Source: Wired Tech