20 handy things you didn’t know Google Photos can do

Technology

Most people think of Google Photos like a dusty old album on the shelf. Every once in a while, you flip through those old snapshots with a friend. Remember that trip to the beach? That was so nice.

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Twitter suspends more than 1,000 Russia-linked accounts

Technology

Twitter announced Friday that it has suspended more than 1,000 new accounts linked to Russian-controlled accounts which shared information meant to interfere with the 2016 presidential election.

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Cuba, U.S. Hold Talks on Law Enforcement Despite Tensions

Cuban and U.S. officials concluded on Friday a week of talks on law enforcement cooperation in Washington with a meeting on the combat against illicit drug trafficking, at a time of heightened tensions between the old Cold War foes.

Published: January 20, 2018 at 02:21AM

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Facebook to Let Users Rank Credibility of News

News and News Media, Social Media, Corporate Social Responsibility

Facebook said it planned to prioritize high-quality news on its site by allowing its users to rank news sources that they see as the most credible and trustworthy.

Published: January 19, 2018 at 01:00AM

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How Bill Gates’ daughter lives: Instagram posts showcase spectacular globe-trotting lifestyle

Technology

Jennifer Gates, the 21-year-old daughter of Bill and Melinda Gates, is attracting plenty of attention for her Instagram posts that offer a glimpse into her spectacular lifestyle.

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US military teams up with Silicon Valley to revolutionize the battlefield

Technology

The U.S. military, which has been criticized for relying on outdated technology and aging equipment, is partnering with Silicon Valley to step up its game on the battlefield.

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Safely Shopping for Windows 10 Software

Computers and the Internet, Software, Mobile Applications, Computer Security

Microsoft’s Windows 10 can be set to warn about or block programs downloaded from the web, but you are not restricted to the Windows App Store.

Published: January 19, 2018 at 01:00AM

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Keep out of reach of … teenagers? YouTube pulls Tide pod videos

Technology

YouTube is pulling Tide pod challenge videos as Poison Control reports a spike in the number of teenagers ingesting the packets. In a little over two weeks, the number of reports already equals the total numbers for 2016.

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