Monthly Archives: August 2018

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Streaming support spec for hearing aids on Android

Posted by Seang Chau, Vice President, Engineering According to the World Health Organization1, around 466 million people worldwide have disabling hearing loss. This number is expected to increase to 900 million people by the year 2050. Google is working with GN Hearing to create a new open specification for hearing […]

Sketchy Crypto-mining Containers Removed from Docker Repository

In case you haven’t heard, Docker is shaping up to be one of the most disruptive technologies to date that are currently at our disposal. And it’s deemed as such rightly so. It has the potential to completely replace virtual machines because it’s incredibly self-sustaining, resource-efficient, and openly compatible across […]

ODX and YouDeal Team Up to Deliver Free Internet Access to Emerging Markets

On August 9, 2018, ODX Pte. Ltd (ODX), announced its partnership with YouDeal, the world’s largest peer-to-peer services marketplace. ODX, which is a subsidiary of Xurpas, the largest consumer technology company in the Philippines, aims to solve what is perhaps the most basic problem for consumers in emerging economies: internet […]

Security vs. Utility: Talking about regulation

Raising capital with ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) has become very popular: in 2017 alone ,ICOs has raised a combined $3.7 billion. Projects using this model typically raise capital by issuing digital tokens on a blockchain and distributing them to investors for a financial contribution. Such crypto tokens represent a virtual […]

Why Top-notch App isn’t the only Key to Success in P2P Economy

The buzzwords like Uber, Airbnb, Lyft or Ola are familiar to almost everybody. Thousands of people use mobile applications and web portals of these companies. One can fall under a deceptive impression that the only thing necessary to succeed in peer-to-peer (P2P) economy is quality software or even copying somebody […]

SevenTorrents Shuts Down After 10 Years; Moves Database To New Torrent Site

SevenTorrents bids adieu after 10 years; transfers database to WatchSoMuch SevenTorrents has decided to call it a day after having a long stint of 10 years in the torrent industry. The torrent index who announced its retirement has serviced more than 40 million unique users over the past 10 years, […]

Instagram hack locking users out of their accounts

Instagram hack: Users become victims of a strange account locking hack In a widespread Instagram hacking campaign, hundreds of users are reporting that their accounts have been compromised. Besides losing access to the Instagram account, the profile image, email address, phone number, and bios related to the accounts of the […]

The History of Medical Marijuana Card Refuted

The History of Medical Marijuana Card Refuted The Ideal Approach for Medical Marijuana Card Last but not least, make sure a candidate could have to keep on on in the application treatment and opt to alter their healthcare therapy. Not just do the buildings must be shielded however, the numerous […]