September 29, 2016

US Hacker Pleads Guilty to Stealing Nude Celebrity Photos

A Chicago hacker who stole nude photos from the accounts of at least 30 celebrities pleaded guilty Tuesday in US federal court. Under a plea agreement with prosecutors, Edward Majerczyk admitted to one count of “unauthorized access to a protected computer to obtain information.” Prosecutors agreed to ask for a reduced sentence of nine months in prison. The charge carried ... Read More »

Reliance Jio SIM Card Could Soon Be Delivered to Your Home

Reliance Jio may begin home delivery of SIM cards soon Customers have faced many problems procuring cards It remains to be seen if activation will become any easier Nearly everywhere you go in the country, people are excited about the entry of Reliance Jio into the Indian telecom scene. Not only has the network’s launch already caused much upheaval in ... Read More »

iOS 10.0.2 Update Brings Fix for Lightning EarPods Issue and More

The iOS 10.0.2 update addresses Lightning EarPods issue It also resolved problem that caused Photos to quit for some users It also fixes an issue that prevented enabling some app extensions Apple released the first iOS 10 incremental update for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices on Friday. A bug fixing update, iOS 10.0.2 primarily addresses the Lightning headphones bug ... Read More »

Tesla Update Halts Automatic Steering if Driver Inattentive

Tesla Motors says a software update to its Autopilot system will disable automatic steering if drivers don’t keep their hands on the wheel. The update also adds multiple features, including improved radar, better voice commands and an industry-first temperature control system that helps prevent kids and pets from overheating. Tesla started moving the update to Model X SUV and Model ... Read More »

LinkedIn Learning Training Platform Launched; News Feeds Get More Personalised

LinkedIn wants to become more useful to workers by adding personalized news feeds, helpful messaging “bots” and recommendations for online training courses, as the professional networking service strives to be more than just a tool for job-hunting. The new services will arrive just as LinkedIn itself gains a new boss – Microsoft – which is paying $26 billion to acquire ... Read More »

Facebook Says India Is Its Second Largest Market for FbStart

Facebook’s FbStart was launched in 2014 in India There are over 25 free services available under FbStart There are over 9,000 startups in 147 countries under FbStart India is the largest market for Facebook’s global progaramme to help developers build apps – FbStart – outside the US, a senior company executive said. Launched in India in 2014, Facebook’s FbStart is ... Read More »