The next version of the Android operating system (OS) will not be named after a dessert or sweet treat, ending a tradition that started in 2009. Following the pattern, the name of the new version would have started with Q. But Google said it had ditched the naming scheme because it made it difficult for […]
All major UK airports must introduce 3D baggage screening equipment before the end of 2022, the government says. Ministers say the technology will boost security, speed up pre-boarding checks, and could end the restrictions on travelling with liquids and laptops. The equipment, similar to CT scanners used in hospitals, is already being installed at London’s […]
(Reuters) – HP Inc (HPQ.N) said on Thursday that Chief Executive Officer Dion Weisler was stepping down after nearly four years, citing personal reasons. Enrique Lores, who is currently president of HP’s imaging, printing and solutions business, will take over the helm, effective Nov. 1. Shares of the company were down 5.86% at $17.82 in […]
(Reuters) The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration plans to test next month how pilots with around one year of experience flying Boeing 737 jets handle new software on the MAX model, four sources with knowledge of the matter said. The tests indicate the FAA is making progress in the re-approval process of the MAX for commercial […]
Hackers can figure out a person’s password by simply listening to them type on a keyboard, cyber security according to a new study. Using the microphone found on a smartphone, the new method is so effective that it can be carried out in a noisy public space where multiple people are typing, researchers at Southern […]
Google Chrome will soon receive the ‘Password Checkup’ feature, which will checks if a user’s password is compromised and alerts them with a drop-down menu box. Google has announced that the feature would become a default feature of Chrome browser instead of remaining an optional extension. 9To5Google first reported Google working on the feature. It […]
Instagram is rolling out a new feature that allows users to flag misinformation. The Facebook-owned photo sharing platform said in a statement that the tool will be available to all users by the end of August. “I’m proud that, starting today, people can let us know if they see posts on Instagram they believe may […]
Hyundai has released a version of its Sonata hybrid that has solar panels to help charge its battery. The Korean car maker said up to 60% of the power for the car’s battery could be supplied if the solar roof was used for six hours a day. The panels would provide enough power to propel […]
Some Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp users cannot upload photos, videos and files.
Hackers were able to remotely install surveillance software on phones and other devices using a major vulnerability in messaging app WhatsApp, it has been confirmed.