Optus runs mmWave 5G tests in Sydney – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

Optus is testing 5G millimetre wave (mmWave) technology at four locations in Sydney, months after suggesting the technology could bring speeds in excess of 20Gbps. The telco said in a statement that it has Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) approval to operate and test mmWave technology using the 26GHz Continue Reading

Twitter Tests New Feature Recommending Users Read Articles Before Sharing Them | Tempemail

Image sourced from Mission Statement Academy Hugely popular social media platform, Twitter is now testing a new feature that recommends users read the entire news article before sharing it via retweeting. The company relayed this information via a tweet on their official support account. The feature is being tested on Continue Reading

Belgian rail tests sensors to keep workers apart during COVID-19 – Software- Tempemail

Belgium’s railways are testing smart cameras with sensors to ensure its workers wear masks and maintain their distance to stop the spread of the coronavirus. From next week, so-called intelligent cameras will be installed in five strategic points in the offices of Belgian rail infrastructure operator Infrabel, where technicians would Continue Reading

Twitter tests telling users their tweet replies may be offensive – Networking – Security- Tempemail

Twitter Inc will test sending users a prompt when they reply to a tweet using “offensive or hurtful language,” in an effort to clean up conversations on the social media platform, the company said in a tweet on Tuesday. When users hit “send” on their reply, they will be told Continue Reading

Twitter tests disappearing ‘fleets’, similar to Instagram stories- Tempemail

Fleets are a new type of tweet that disappears after 24 hours, similar to the stories feature popular on Snapchat and Facebook’s photo-sharing app Instagram. Read Article Twitter said on Wednesday it was testing in Brazil a new type of tweet that disappears after 24 hours, similar to the stories feature Continue Reading

Twitter tests manipulated media policy on ‘harmfully misleading’ tweets – Tempemail

Twitter is playing with the idea of labelling tweets from public figures, including politicians, that contain misinformation or misleading content, according to leaked demos from NBC News. The demos show how misleading or untrue tweets are highlighted with an orange label which includes Twitter’s policy guidelines as well as accurate information Continue Reading

Twitter tests labels, community moderation for lies by public figures – Strategy- Tempemail

Twitter said on Thursday that it was testing a new community moderation approach that would enable users to identify misleading information posted by politicians and public figures and add brightly coloured labels under those tweets. NBC News earlier reported that Twitter company documents showing a mockup of the new approach Continue Reading

Apple lawsuit tests if an employee can plan rival startup while on payroll – Benchmarking Change- Tempemail

Attorneys for a former Apple executive on Tuesday will try to convince a sceptical judge of a core tenet of tech startup culture – that employees can plan a competing venture while still in a job. Apple’s lawsuit against a former chip executive-turned-rival will have implications for employees all over Continue Reading

Hacker-Powered pen tests at the U.S. Federal Government- Tempemail

When looking for a model to inform your own security posture, the Department of Defense would be a good place to look. Not only were they the first branch of the U.S. Federal Government to use white-hat hackers back in 2016, they’ve been using hacker-powered security in new and interesting Continue Reading