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India’s IT ministry demanded WhatsApp shelve a planned update to its privacy policy and urged it to reconsider its approach to data privacy, security and freedom of choice for its more than 400 million users in the country, Reuters reported.

In a statement sent to WhatsApp global head Will Cathcart, the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology expressed concern over the potential impact on consumer…

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Disneyland’s parking lot in Anaheim, California soon will become one of the largest drive-through locations to get a COVID-19 vaccine, as the state hits an all-time high for cases of the virus.

Despite the uptick in infections, many consumers are keenly aware of -- and concerned about…

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ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md. -- The U.S. Army continues to explore new technologies to improve warfighter performance on the battlefield, and researchers believe augmented reality, or AR, is a vitally important part of that process.

Researchers from the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command, now known as DEVCOM, Army Research…

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Gold Level Contributor

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The best-reviewed products are not always the highest quality -- at least not on Amazon. More consumers will realize this as they dig into their holiday purchases.

Timothy B. Lee, senior tech policy reporter at Ars Technica, learned this firsthand after a “cheap…

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Gold Level Contributor

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How do you reach younger generations? Put the content on TikTok. The company not only hosted a live forum earlier this month to mark the UK's COVID-19 vaccine rollout, but also plans to host a virtual New Year's Eve celebration to help bring friends and family together as the world continues to battle COVID-19.…

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It’s been an increasingly satisfying couple of months for WarnerMedia executives tired of being pelted with predictions of the early demise of the company’s now seven-month-old HBO Max streamer.

Since AT&T’s third-quarter report at the end of October, WarnerMedia has clinched deals with both Amazon and Roku, opening access to HBO Max for many millions of Fire TV and…

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A recent study finds a powerful correlation between the extent to which users trust Facebook, and the intensity of their Facebook use. The study also finds what contributes to that user trust.

“We looked at both trust and distrust, testing for them separately,” says Yang Cheng, an assistant professor of communication at North Carolina State University first author of the…

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