YouTube pulls InfoWars video from the Alex Jones Channel over Parkland shooting allegations

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/24/youtube-pulls-alex-jones-infowars-video/ Alex Jones’ conspiracy-theory-heavy InfoWars has been censured by YouTube for violating its policies. A video entitled “David Hogg Can’t Remember His Lines In TV Interview” — in which it … Read more

Google Assistant will (probably) speak your language this year

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/23/google-assistant-30-supported-languages-2018/ It’s easy to get excited about new technologies when you’re privileged to live in one of the handful of markets and speak one of the few languages that tech … Read more

Google Reply lets you use smart replies with popular Android messaging apps

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/21/google-reply-smart-replies-android-messaging-apps/ There are times when you don’t need an elaborate reply to a message a friend just sent. Maybe all you need to say is “I’ll be there,” “No, thanks” … Read more

Google explains how Chrome’s new ad filtering feature works — and why it’s not your new ad blocker

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/14/google-chrome-ad-filtering/ Despite the fact that Google has a vested interest in online advertising, the company is about to enable its own built-in ad blocker (of sorts) in Chrome. Starting tomorrow, … Read more

Google Summer of Code 2018 mentor organizations revealed! Kodi, Fedora, GNOME, LibreOffice, and more

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/12/google-kodi-gnome-linux-summer-code/ Learning can be fun. Actually, scratch that — learning should be fun. If a child or adult is bored while studying or being taught a new lesson, something is … Read more

Uber and Waymo make surprise settlement over claims of stolen trade secrets

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/10/uber-waymo-settlement/ Uber has agreed to a settlement with Google’s self-driving technology unit, Waymo, over claims that that the company stole trade secrets during the acquisition of Otto. Google’s parent company, … Read more

The Arrival of Cryptojacking in Google Ads, and What This Means for Users

The Arrival of Cryptojacking in Google Ads, and What This Means for Users

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/UFxhpRlbzOg/ Cryptojacking started off as something simple. When we first talked about it, it was only malicious webmasters and hackers getting onto the cryptojacking trend. When we last … Read more

Google tweaks Files Go to make it easier to free up space on your Android device and change file associations

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/26/google-files-go-update/ Using any smartphone means having to work within its storage limitations. The prevalence of cloud services has taken some of the strain off physical storage, but running out of … Read more

Huawei will preload Android Messages on its Android smartphones

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/18/huawei-android-messages-preload-smartphones/ After you’ve used a messaging app, it’s hard to go back to SMS. You can’t share files, get read receipts, group chats or share emoji. It’s archaic, but the … Read more