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Twitter tests labeling and correcting misleading tweets from politicians

A leaked Twitter demo showed that the platform is considering labeling tweets from politicians and other public figures if the tweets have lies or misinformation in them the NBC News reports. “Harmfully misleading” tweets would have red or orange labels applied, and include corrected information from fact-checkers, journalists, and other users in “one possible iteration” […]

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HTC is prototyping an AR headset that looks like sunglasses

HTC has announced updates to the Vive Cosmos, its lineup of consumer-ready virtual reality headsets. But it’s also testing a more streamlined mixed reality device codenamed “Project Proton.” While the Proton is just a prototype, HTC shared concept images of its design, shedding some light on the company’s goals. The Proton headset seems functionally similar […]

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Samsung accidentally sends out ‘Find My Mobile’ push notification to Galaxy phones worldwide

Samsung Galaxy smartphone owners worldwide reported that they received a weird “Find My Mobile” push notification. The notification only has the number “1” and disappears when a user taps on it. Samsung UK has confirmed that the push notification was sent to a “limited” set of devices erroneously: It looks like the notification may have […]

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Microsoft is bringing its antivirus software to iOS and Android

Microsoft is planning to bring its Defender antivirus software to Android and iOS later this year. Microsoft announced that it’s bringing its Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) to the mobile operating systems. In other words, Microsoft is stepping in to fix a problem that Apple and Google can’t seem to resolve. Microsoft’s mobile Defender clients […]

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Microsoft’s all-in-one Office app is now available to all

Microsoft’s all-in-one Office app is ready for primetime. The mobile-first application, which the company announced last November, has already been available as a public preview. That version was limited to Android users that signed up through a specific Google Group and 10,000 iOS testers that registered via Apple’s TestFlight program, however. The consumer-ready Android app […]

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Apple warns revenue will be lower than expected because of coronavirus impact

Apple has warned that disruption in China from the coronavirus will mean revenues falling short of forecasts. The tech giant said production and sales were affected, and that “worldwide iPhone supply would be temporarily constrained”. Apple, which had forecast record revenues of up to $67bn in the current quarter, did not reveal the likely hit. […]

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Watch the first trailer for ‘Amazing Stories,’ Steven Spielberg’s Apple TV Plus show

Apple has shared the first trailer for Steven Spielberg’s upcoming Amazing Stories revival. The series will hit the tech giant’s TV+ streaming service on March 6th, with five different stories to watch. The new Amazing Stories is a revival of Spielberg’s NBC series that first aired in 1985. The original show dipped its toes into […]