Google is beta testing a ‘More results’ button to reduce searches to a single, endless page

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/26/google-search-more-results-beta/ Google search results are, usually, multi-page affairs, but if a new test gets off the ground this could be set to change. The search giant is conducting a limited … Read more

Facebook places full-page ads in British and American newspapers to apologize for Cambridge Analytica data leak

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/25/facebook-newspaper-apology/ Full-page advertisements have appeared in a number of Sunday newspapers in the UK and US as Facebook embarks on a damage limitation exercise following the revelations about Cambridge Analytica’s … Read more

Et tu, Tumblr? Blogging site says it was used by Russia to spread fake news in 2016

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/24/tumblr-fake-news-us-election/ When it comes to talk of Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election that saw Donald Trump catapulted to power, the focus has been very much on Facebook … Read more

YouTube steps further into the political arena by introducing further restrictions on firearms videos

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/23/youtube-introduces-more-firearms-video-restrictions/ YouTube has stepped further into the debate surrounding gun control by introducing new restrictions on weapon-related videos on its platform. The move sees Google nailing its political colors to … Read more

Vivaldi collaborates with DuckDuckGo to improve browser privacy

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/22/duckduckgo-vivaldi-private-window/ Vivaldi Technology has announced a new collaboration with the privacy-centric search engine DuckDuckGo. In coming together, DuckDuckGo will be made the default search engine in a Private Window. The … Read more

Mark Zuckerberg’s failure to apologize about the Cambridge Analytica privacy breach is despicable

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/22/mark-zuckerberg-does-not-say-sorry/ After five days of complete silence, Mark Zuckerberg finally decided to face the music and talk about the Cambridge Analytica debacle which has seen the private information of more … Read more

Download Windows Server 2019 preview ahead of the launch later this year

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/21/windows-server-2019-preview/ Microsoft has revealed details about the upcoming Windows Server 2019. Due for release later in the year, there’s a preview available for download right now, giving users the chance … Read more

Kaspersky Lab plans Swiss data center to quell fears about Russian connections

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/21/kaspersky-swiss-data-center/ The US has repeatedly voiced concerns about Kaspersky Labs, expressing distrust of the Russian company. So concerned is the Trump administration about possible ties to the Russian government, that … Read more

Mozilla launches a petition asking Facebook to do more for user privacy

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/21/mozilla-facebook-privacy-petition/ In the fallout from the Cambridge Analytica debacle, Facebook has been roundly criticized for not only its handling of the situation, but also its attitude to privacy in general. … Read more

Play your favorite retro handheld games with the Internet Archive emulators

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/20/handheld-history-retro-games-emulators/ The Internet Archive is a staggering piece of work, saving for posterity books, movies, music, and entire websites. For a number of years, the site has also offered in-browser … Read more