DuckDuckGo Unwraps Google FLoC Blocker

By jcn50

By John P. Mello Jr. Apr 20, 2021 4:00 AM PT DuckDuckGo has announced an add-on to the Chrome browser that blocks Google’s new scheme to provide marketers with information for targeting advertising at Internet users. The scheme called FLoC — Federated Learning of Cohorts — is being tested in Chrome, in some cases without…

Note to Self: Create Non-Exhaustive List of Competitors

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What was the best news you heard so far this month? Mine was learning that KrebsOnSecurity is listed as a restricted competitor by Gartner Inc. [NYSE:IT] — a $4 billion technology goliath whose analyst reports can move markets and shape the IT industry. Earlier this month, a reader pointed my attention to the following notice…

Speedometer GPS Pro (100% discount)

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This is Speedometer GPS Pro version.You can try this free version:https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=luo.speedometergps This app can track your speed,distance,time,location and also can get start time,time elapsed,avg speed,max speed,altitude… Features included– Save your track info.– Switch between car speedometer and bike cyclometer.– mph,knot and km/h mode.– Display satellites status.– Speed chart.– Map integration,get your location.…… Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/SpeedometerGPS If you…

Nvidia and the End of Movies as We Know Them

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GTC21, this year’s Nvidia GPU Technology Conference, was terrific as always. The alleged focus was on AI and autonomous cars. But, as I watched presentation after presentation from folks out of the entertainment industry, I realized that if you started putting some of these various elements together, they effectively predicted the end of movies as…

Microsoft Patch Tuesday, April 2021 Edition

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Microsoft today released updates to plug at least 110 security holes in its Windows operating systems and other products. The patches include four security fixes for Microsoft Exchange Server — the same systems that have been besieged by attacks on four separate (and zero-day) bugs in the email software over the past month. Redmond also…