Vancouver Interactive City Guides

Vancouver Interactive City Guides & eBooks - 1500 presets All new edition with Facebook, Duckduckgo and Baidu Search. Vancouver Interactive City Guides let you use the internet's full power by eliminating errors with keywords. Google, Bing, Duckduckgo, Facebook, Baidu, YouTube or Pinterest; click on the button and your are there; just pick and click the button, …

Google to Ramp Up Warnings for Sites That Use HTTP

Google to Ramp Up Warnings for Sites That Use HTTP By Jaikumar Vijayan  Starting January 2017, Chrome will explicitly mark web pages as insecure if they use HTTP for transmitting sensitive data. In its self-assumed quest to make the internet a safer place for everyone, Google will soon start publicly shaming websites that fail to …

Google to Help UNICEF Map the Spread of Zika Virus Disease

Google to Help UNICEF Map the Spread of Zika Virus Disease By Jaikumar Vijayan  The goal is to help health officials, governments and NGOs better response to the pandemic, Google says. Google is helping UNICEF map and anticipate the spread of the Zika virus disease.A volunteer team of data scientists, engineers and designers from the …

Generation Z is choosing prepaid cards over bank accounts

Generation Z is choosing prepaid cards over bank accounts 14 Sep 15 | Author Fraser Simpson Prepaid cards and mobile banking has become the payment method of choice for the next generation of financial service customers, as they look to ditch traditional bank accounts when they begin to pay for goods and services. Next generation …

Apple ups hiring

Exclusive: Apple ups hiring, but faces obstacles to making phones smarter BY JULIA LOVE Customers enter the Apple store on 5th Avenue beneath an Apple logo in the Manhattan borough of New York City, July 21, 2015. REUTERS/MIKE SEGAR/FILES Apple has ramped up its hiring of artificial intelligence experts, recruiting from PhD programs, posting dozens …

Google has a new parent in Alphabet, a holding company

Google has a new parent in Alphabet, a holding company that allows Larry Page and Sergey Brin to keep developing some potentially nutty ideas while keeping the core search business focused. The big question is whether this corporate contraption will work better or is a fancy way of restructuring a company that became unwieldy. With …

UHF channels for ‘super Wi-Fi’

There is a way to use dying UHF channels for 'super Wi-Fi' data connections By Eric Mack - July 15, 20152 Pictures Rice researchers used WARP, the wireless open-access research platform, to build the system (Credit: Jeff Fitlow/Rice University) Image Gallery (2 images) To say that pulling data out of the air via a Wi-Fi …

Google and the other major browser makers,

Engineers from Google and the other major browser makers, including Apple, Microsoft and Mozilla, are working on a new standard dubbed WebAssembly (wasm) for running compiled code in Web browsers.When complete, WebAssembly will be a new machine-readable instruction set, or bytecode, that will let non-JavaScript source code run more efficiently in modern browsers.WebAssembly will run …

Warner Music Group Corp has agreed to pay interns more than $4.2 million

Warner Music Group Corp has agreed to pay hundreds of former interns more than $4.2 million to resolve a class-action lawsuit accusing the company of underpaying them. The settlement, disclosed in papers filed in Manhattan federal court on Tuesday, is the latest in a series struck by media and entertainment companies over claims they paid …