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Scientists have developed a simple method to calibrate smartphone cameras, a tool that will help amateurs and science students to collect useful research data without specialised equipment.

Facebook Is Building An Oversight Board. Can That Fix Its Problems? Jun 25 2019 | 5 hrs ago

The employees were gathered for a role-playing exercise, the latest in a series of simulations Facebook is running globally on its way to creating a new Content Oversight Board that will review controversial decisions made by the company's content moderators.

Microsoft Losing On Android My 'Greatest Mistake': Bill Gates Jun 25 2019 | 7 hrs ago

Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates has said that his "greatest mistake ever" was the company losing on the Android opportunity which has cost Microsoft nearly $400 billion and made Google the real winner.

Spotify Paying Tax On Less Than 1% Of Paid Subscribers: Apple Jun 25 2019 | 7 hrs ago

Swedish music streaming service Spotify is not paying 30 per cent 'Apple tax' on its subscriptions via App Store as claimed but even less than 1 per cent of paid subscribers, Apple has said.

Microsoft Planning Foldable Surface That Runs Android Apps Jun 24 2019

Microsoft is planning to launch in 2020 a foldable surface that would run Android apps and iCloud in Windows 10, according to media reports.

Rajasthan government forms committee to decide on banning online games Jun 22 2019

Speaking to IANS, state Education Minister Govind Singh Dotasara said, "The state government has taken notice of these incidents where two young children have died in two months while playing online games.

Huawei confirms foldable 'Mate X' launch in September Jun 22 2019

Later, the Chinese tech giant said it was taking a "cautious" approach with the shipments, following the failed launch of Samsung's foldable smartphone "Galaxy Fold" in April owning to foldable display issue.

China Successfully Tests Unmanned Helicopter: Report Jun 21 2019

China has successfully tested an unmanned helicopter which conducted its first night operations under challenging conditions, the official media reported Friday, opening the possibility for the military to consider deploying them for a range of operations.

FB Accused Of Copying Calibra Logo From Online Bank Jun 21 2019

Earlier this week, Facebook announced its own global digital coin called 'Libra', to be managed by a governing body called the Libra Association. Calibra is the name of the subsidiary that would run the wallet.