Monthly Archives: April 2017

McGill university researchers develop self charging batteries powered by ambient light

Scientists are developing new self-charging batteries that harvest energy from light and could put an end to our smartphone recharging woes. Lithium-ion batteries have allowed the rapid proliferation of mobile devices such as phones, tablets and computers. These tools however … Continue reading

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Microsoft commits to a permanent schedule for new Windows 10, Office updates.

Feature updates to hit in March and September, in perpetuity. Microsoft said Thursday it will commit to a strict schedule for Windows and Office feature updates: every September and March. It’s a concession to IT administrators that will ripple down … Continue reading

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Facebook launches new tool to tackle ‘revenge porn’: Here’s what can be done

Facebook on Wednesday announced that is launching tools to prevent the upload and reupload of ‘revenge porn’. This refers to the upload of any private or intimate photographs, or even fake images, of a person without their consent. This is … Continue reading

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