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Sep

23

2018

Japanese ‘jumping’ robbers land on asteroid Ryugu

The Japanese space agency JAXA successfully landed two small robbers on the Ryugu asteroid. The two small machines can move with small jumps, and can also take pictures of the surface. On the website...

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Sep

23

2018

Spotify wants to add personal recommendations to playlists

Spotify seems to be planning to add personal recommendations to playlists pre-compiled by its employees. For the time being, it is a test in which it is not clear whether and when this functionality will...

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Sep

23

2018

Software update: Tor Browser 8.0.1

Version 8.0.1 of Tor Browser has been released. Tor stands for The Onion Router and is a network that can be used to surf anonymously over the internet. All user tcp traffic is routed along several Tor...

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Sep

23

2018

Software update: Text Editor Pro 5.1.1

Version 5.5.1 of Text Editor Pro has been released. This free and lightweight text editor has extensive possibilities, which are especially interesting for software developers. For example, there are syntax...

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Sep

23

2018

Tech jewelry – T-Mobile G1 The first Android smartphone

Smartphones are on three quarters of the smartphones sold now. That all started ten years ago with the first Android phone: the T-Mobile G1. This phone was all about the software: it was the first with...

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Sep

23

2018

The long way to Android 1.0

First Android phone is ten years old They came in on roller skates. The contrast with competitors like Nokia, Sony Ericsson, Samsung and Apple could not have been bigger. Where many competitors gave...

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Sep

23

2018

Google memo shows which data are kept with Chinese search engine

An internal Google memo seems to have leaked revealing details of how Google, and most likely the Chinese government, will follow users of its Chinese search engine. For example, used IP addresses and...

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Sep

23

2018

American government wants to do antitrust investigation

to major tech companies The American White House seems to be planning to have a major investigation into tech companies to determine whether they have violated antitrust laws. Probably this concerns...

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Sep

22

2018

Planet Coaster receives a Thememaker’s Toolkit

Frontier Developments gives designers and players of Planet Coaster the possibility to create 3D models for the game and share it with others. The Thememaker's Toolkit is available free of charge. Creators...

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Sep

22

2018

Api error Twitter caused the message to end up with the wrong recipient

Twitter has reported an error in his api, so that Direct Messages from users may have ended up at the wrong recipient. Twitter does not know if actual messages were delivered error, and only a small number...