Google unveils Pixel 5, Chromecast and Nest Audio smart speaker | Technology

Google has announced four new additions to its own-brand hardware line including two new Pixel smartphones, a new Chromecast and Nest Audio smart speaker. The Pixel 5 is Google’s new top phone, which slots in above the well received but heavily delayed Pixel 4a and the new Pixel 4a 5G, Continue Reading

Russia spreading lies about Covid vaccines, says UK military chief | Military- Tempemail

Russia is seeking to destabilise countries around the world by sowing disinformation about coronavirus vaccines that is shared rapidly across social media, the head of the armed forces has warned. Gen Sir Nick Carter, the chief of defence staff, said the propaganda tactic reflected a strategy of “political warfare” aggressively Continue Reading

Aaron Chen: the 10 funniest things I have ever seen (on the internet) | Culture- Tempemail

The internet is one of the funniest places on earth where you can be who you want to be and do whatever you want to do. It is one of the main distractions in our modern world and the advent of the internet has led to increased atomisation, loneliness and Continue Reading

Trade unions urge EU to investigate Amazon effort to spy on workers | Technology

European trade union leaders, including three UK unions, have called on the European commission to open an investigation into Amazon’s “potentially illegal” effort to spy on workers for union activities. The heads of some of Europe’s biggest unions, representing more than 12 million workers, wrote to the commission to demand Continue Reading

Cisco Issues Patches For 2 High-Severity IOS XR Flaws Under Active Attacks – Tempemail

Cisco yesterday released security patches for two high-severity vulnerabilities affecting its IOS XR software that were found exploited in the wild a month ago. Tracked as CVE-2020-3566 and CVE-2020-3569, details for both zero-day unauthenticated DoS vulnerabilities were made public by Cisco late last month when the company found hackers actively Continue Reading

Google to lease extra 70,000 sq ft in UK offices despite remote working | Technology

Google is to lease an additional 70,000 sq ft in office buildings close to its £1bn new UK headquarters in London, despite telling all of its 4,500 UK staff that they will be working from home until at least July 2021. The US tech giant, which is in the process Continue Reading

Farmville foreclosure! Why Facebook is canning its most popular game | Technology

Name: FarmVille. Appearance: Cute, colourful agricultural community filled with innocent, wide-eyed people and animals who are never slaughtered. Is that somewhere in the midwest of the United States? If you want it to be. How long has it been around? Eleven years. And how is FarmVille doing? Not well. In Continue Reading

[email protected] is back this fall- Tempemail

The second SAS conference in 2020 The world during the pandemic prepares many surprises for us. Most of them are certainly unpleasant: health risks, inability to travel or meet old friends. One of these unpleasant surprises awaited us in the early spring, when the organizing team of the beloved SAS Continue Reading