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Mozilla Firefox Finally Available for iOS Users


Mozilla Firefox has finally launched their browser for the iOS users. The company, which is among some of the giants in engineering browsers, kept refusing to code a browser for iPhone, iPad or iPod users saying that the OS is too restricted for third-party browsers. Since Apple launched their iOS …

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Autonomous buses will hit Swiss streets this spring

Autonomous buses

Autonomous cars are the hot topic in the transportation world right now, as evidenced by Volvo, Mercedes-Benz and Google rushing head-first into implementing the tech. However, self-driving cars aren’t the be-all and end-all of piloted driving. Buses, too, will benefit from leaps forward in driverless technology. Proving that point, CarPostal, …

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Gmail will soon alert users about unencrypted emails


Google is taking security threats for Gmail users seriously. To help alert users about the risk in opening unencrypted email, the search company is currently working on warnings that will pop up when messages from unencrypted sources are received. In a recent blog post, Google unveiled the results of its …

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Dubai Is Buying Jetpacks For Its Firefighters


The future is already here — it’s just mostly in Dubai. This week, the city, part of the United Arab Emirates, signed a deal with real-life jetpack maker Martin Aircraft Company to purchase 20 jetpacks for first responders. Why do rescue workers need jetpacks? Well, how else can they get …

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Getting started with YouTube Music

YouTube Music

YouTube over the years has become an impressively large music repository, a development that the YouTube mobile app never fully grasped. The mobile YouTube app is geared for YouTube’s raison d’etre of watching videos, which is why the separate YouTube Music app is needed. The YouTube Music app is free …

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Google has made international phone calls to France free on Hangouts


In the wake of some absolutely tragic and terrifying events tonight in Paris, Google has made international phone calls to France free on Google Hangouts. In other tragic past events, many companies that offer calling services have offered similar opportunities. In a related initiative, Facebook has tonight launched a feature called Safety …

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Tip Of The Day: Microsoft Word F2 Feature

Microsoft Word

Today’s tip is a quick but useful one for Microsoft Word users. We’ve often discussed how keyboard shortcuts are the key to making you more efficient. But sometimes you can find new keyboard shortcuts that are even more efficient than the ones you were using before.Today, we’re going to talk …

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Free iOS App

free app of the day

These are paid iPhone and iPad apps that have been made available for free for a limited time by their developers. There is no way to tell how long they will be free. These sales could end an hour from now or a week from now – obviously, the only …

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Alibaba buys China’s ‘YouTube’ for $3.6 billion


Alibaba is getting serious about its video ambitions. The online shopping giant is buying China’s YouTube-like service Youku Tudou (YOKU) in an all-cash deal that values the company at $4.4 billion. Alibaba(BABA, Tech30) first invested in the site in 2014, paying $30.50 per share for just over 18% of the …

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World’s first 3D-printed car could cost you $53,000

3D car

Local Motors, the world’s most prominent maker of 3D-printed cars, announced this week that it plans to offer pre-sales of its series of 3D printed models starting in spring 2016. It estimates the sticker price for the LM3D series, including the new Swim model seen above, to be around the …

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