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'Human etch-a sketch': GPS art, burbing and my attempt to recreate the Guardian masthead

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

GPS art, or GPX, is a fitness and artistic activity where your movements, traced by GPS signals, become the paint on a city-sized canvas Henry David Thoreau once wrote: “This...
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WhatsApp Postpones Privacy Policy Update After Users Flee to Rival Services

WhatsApp Postpones Privacy Policy Update After Users Flee to Rival Services

7 hours ago   |   PC Mag   |   3 articles

A privacy policy update that subtly points out data can be shared with Facebook prompted a user exodus, so WhatsApp is now giving them until May 15 to agree to the...
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Best tablet for kids 2021: Hardy devices for young people to enjoy

Best tablet for kids 2021: Hardy devices for young people to enjoy

8 hours ago   |   Pocket-lint

Once your kids get their hands on a tablet, in some ways it feels like there's no coming back. The allure of apps, videos, games and distractions of all sorts is significant...
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Spotify sinks 7% after Apple announces plans for podcasting subscription service

Spotify sinks 7% after Apple announces plans for podcasting subscription service

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Spotify shares tumbled as much as 7% on Friday after Apple announced it's in talks to start a new podcasting subscription service. Apple's move into...
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Signal boost: Secure chat app is wobbly at the moment. Not surprising after gaining 30m+ users in a week, though

9 hours ago   |   The Register

Install base explodes following WhatsApp 'privacy' update, Musk endorsement Signal is experiencing a partial outage as tens of millions of netizens flood the free secure...
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Outage Hits Signal Messaging App Amid Huge Uptick in New App Downloads

Outage Hits Signal Messaging App Amid Huge Uptick in New App Downloads

10 hours ago   |   PC Mag

Users across the US and Europe encountered connection errors or delayed texts. (Photo illustration by Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto via Getty Images) If you're struggling to text...
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The Best Password Managers for 2021

The Best Password Managers for 2021

12 hours ago   |   PC Mag

If you use weak passwords to secure your online accounts, you are only making it easier for someone to compromise your all accounts. Start using one of our top-tested password...
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Best tech toys 2021: Connected toys, robots and more

Best tech toys 2021: Connected toys, robots and more

12 hours ago   |   Pocket-lint

For many, the days of just building a spaceship out of Lego or playing a game of Monopoly are long gone. Today, kids want interactive tech toys that are powered by an app or...
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Best portable apps of 2021

Best portable apps of 2021

13 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Not all software has to be installed - you can run these essential programs straight from a USB stick or cloud storage, and they're all free.
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This 20% off Adobe Creative Cloud deal is here to rescue your new year resolutions

This 20% off Adobe Creative Cloud deal is here to rescue your new year resolutions

13 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Adobe is offering a 20% discount Creative Cloud All Apps bundle, which includes PhotoShop and Illustrator.
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Apple reportedly developing a foldable iPhone Flip, though it could be years...

Apple reportedly developing a foldable iPhone Flip, though it could be years away

The long-rumored foldable iPhone might just be in production, according to a new Bloomberg report. Read more ...

Browns vs Chiefs live stream: how to watch the 2021 NFL Playoffs for free

Browns vs Chiefs live stream: how to watch the 2021 NFL Playoffs for free

Live stream Sunday's big Divisional Round clash between the Cleveland Browns and the Kansas City Chiefs. Hut, hut, hut! Read more ...

WhatsApp Postpones Privacy Policy Update After Users Flee to Rival Services

WhatsApp Postpones Privacy Policy Update After Users Flee to Rival Services

A privacy policy update that subtly points out data can be shared with Facebook prompted a user exodus, so WhatsApp is now giving them until May 15 to agree to the... Read more ...

New Xbox Series X games: upcoming Xbox Series X game release dates

New Xbox Series X games: upcoming Xbox Series X game release dates

We've rounded up upcoming Xbox Series X/S release dates for 2021 and beyond. Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S21 colors: every shade available including S21 Plus and S21...

Samsung Galaxy S21 colors: every shade available including S21 Plus and S21 Ultra

Each Samsung Galaxy S21 device has different color options you can pick from. Read more ...

The biggest tech show of the year usually provides a glimpse into the...

The biggest tech show of the year usually provides a glimpse into the future. But CES 2021 was all about the past year of pandemic life

Summary List Placement The most exciting part of the annual CES tech show, which typically takes place in Las Vegas but was virtual for the first time in 2021, is always the... Read more ...

Amazon Hit With Class-Action, EBooks Price-Fixing Lawsuit

Amazon Hit With Class-Action, EBooks Price-Fixing Lawsuit

The lawsuit alleges Amazon colluded with the five largest US publishers to inflate digital book prices. Amazon and a number of major book publishers are facing a potentially... Read more ...

You can score a $50 price cut on the all-new Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro...

You can score a $50 price cut on the all-new Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro - here's how

The all-new Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro get a rare $50 price cut with an audio device trade-in from Samsung. Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro review: A great set of true wireless headphones

Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro review: A great set of true wireless headphones

Samsung has been slowly expanding its range of headphones, leveraging the AKG brand that it acquired as part of the Harman deal in 2016. For true wireless headphones, that's... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra initial review: The top dog?

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra initial review: The top dog?

Samsung moved fast to launch its new flagship phone range in January 2021, with the Galaxy S21 Ultra sitting at the top of the pile. Having created the Ultra tier in 2020, the... Read more ...