Elon Musk Offers $100 Million Prizes For Carbon Capture Technologies
Billionaire Elon Musk said that he will donate $100 million toward a prize for the best carbon capture technology.
How To Take Control Of Your Digital Identity?
A digital identity is an information on an entity used by computer systems to represent an external agent. It is essentially any personal data existing online that can be traced back to the real you.
Twitter Locked Account Of China’s U.S. Embassy Over Xinjiang-Related Tweet
The microblogging site Twitter has locked the account of China’s U.S. embassy for a tweet that defended China’s policies in the Xinjiang region, which the U.S. social media platform said violated the firm’s policy against “dehumanization”, as reported by Reuters. The Chinese Embassy account, @ChineseEmbinUS,…
Malwarebytes Says SolarWinds Hackers Accessed Its Internal Emails
Cybersecurity company Malwarebytes said on Tuesday that some of its emails were breached by the same hackers who used the software company SolarWinds to hack into a series of U.S. government agencies.
Netflix To Roll Our ‘Shuffle Play’ Feature To All Users Worldwide This Year
The streaming giant Netflix is rolling ‘Shuffle Play’ feature to all users worldwide starting this year.
Streaming Giant Netflix Surpasses 200 Million Subscribers
The streaming giant Netflix has surpassed another major milestone: 203.6 million subscribers around the world.
British Hospitals Use Blockchain To Track COVID-19 Vaccines
Two British hospitals are using blockchain technology to keep tabs on the storage and supply of temperature-sensitive COVID-19 vaccines, the companies behind the initiative said on Tuesday, in one of the first such initiatives in the world
What’s The Difference Between Domain And Hosting? (Beginner’s Guide)
We usually get a ton of messages from our readers to explain what is the difference between a domain name and a web hosting ?
Samsung Heir Sent Back To Prison For 30 Months In Bribery Case
Samsung Electronics Co. heir Jay Y. Lee was sentenced to 30 months in prison over bribery charges.
Multiple Vulnerabilities Found In FiberHome HG6245D Routers
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in the firmware of a popular FiberHome HG6245D router, widely deployed across South America and Southeast Asia.
DuckDuckGo Surpasses 100 Million Daily Search Queries
Privacy-focused search engine DuckDuckGo reached a major milestone in its 12-year-old history this week when it recorded on Monday its first-ever day with more than 100 million user search queries.
Apple Is Again Extending Apple TV+ Free Trials To July 2021
Apple will be extending the free year-long trials of its TV Plus service to customers until July 2021, as reported by 9to5mac.
What Is A Reverse Proxy?
A reverse proxy is a server that sits in front of web servers and forwards client (e.g. web browser) requests to those web servers. Reverse proxies are typically implemented to help increase security, performance, and reliability.
Twitter Will Transfer White House Accounts On January 20, 2021
The microblogging site Twitter said it will transfer institutional White House Twitter accounts to Biden administration when the U.S. President-elect swears in on January 20.
Wi-Fi Standards, 802.11A/B/G/N/AC Explained
Wi-Fi is a wireless networking technology that uses radio waves to provide wireless high-speed Internet access. A common misconception is that the term Wi-Fi is short for “wireless fidelity,” however Wi-Fi is a trademarked phrase that refers to IEEE 802.11x standards.
TikTok Is Making Teens’ Accounts Private By Default
Tiktok is changing the default privacy setting for all registered accounts ages 13-15 to private. With a private TikTok account, only someone who the user approves as a follower can view their videos.