WhatsApp End-to-End Encryption Good for Society, Says Facebook’s Kent

HIGHLIGHTS It helps people communicate securely and safely: Gail Kent Kent admitted that WhatsApp does collect limited personal information WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum reportedly quit over “weakening encryption” A week after WhatsApp co-founder and CEO Jan Koum resigned, reportedly over “data privacy” concerns and weakening encryption, a Facebook executive has touted the instant messaging app’s “end-to-end encryption” feature saying … Read more WhatsApp End-to-End Encryption Good for Society, Says Facebook’s Kent

Nokia 9 Leak-Based Concept Video Offers a Good Look at Its Design

Nokia 9, the company’s anticipated next flagship smartphone, is likely to make its way to the market early next year, and has been subjected to multiple leaks so far. Now, a leak-based concept video has surfaced showing the design of the handset from all angles. Nokia 9 is widely expected to belong to the premium price … Read more Nokia 9 Leak-Based Concept Video Offers a Good Look at Its Design

Kids who love maths have higher chances of getting good marks

Scientists found that positive emotions and success at learning in math mutually reinforce each other. Kids who love maths have higher chances of getting good marks RELATED STORIES India’s first floating elementary school in Manipur to render education to homeless Haryana: New university named after Guru Gobind Singh to come soon, says CM CBSE 2017 … Read more Kids who love maths have higher chances of getting good marks

Ireland emerging as good destination for Indian students

The safe and welcoming ecosystem of Ireland besides its excellence in the academic field are some of the primary reasons that attract Indian students. Ireland is considered as one of the safest and friendliest countries in the world. Representational image RELATED STORIES Osmania university Centenary Celebrations should be held on a grand scale, says Telangana … Read more Ireland emerging as good destination for Indian students

Investors can still find good dividend stocks in a rising rate environment

There are still plenty of dividend-yielding stocks for investors, even in a rising interest rate environment. Investors do have to pick carefully though, as not every high-yield sector makes sense right now, Josh Duitz of Alpine Funds said on CNBC’s “Closing Bell” on Thursday. “It depends on the sector. Certainly in consumer staples — where … Read more Investors can still find good dividend stocks in a rising rate environment

SpotCam HD Eva review: The security features are good, but the app isn’t

SpotCam is a relatively recent entrant in the DIY security sweepstakes, offering a trio of HD (720p) indoor and outdoor cameras. The $160 SpotCam HD Eva looks to muscle in—perhaps literally, given its bulky body—on the crowded Dropcam/Nestcam space with attractive features such as 24-hour continuous recording and motorized pan/tilt. A few peccadilloes, however, keep … Read more SpotCam HD Eva review: The security features are good, but the app isn’t

Too Good to Go mobile app offers restaurant leftovers cheaply

Too Good to Go is a social enterprise that offers a win-win – combating food wastage by connecting hungry consumers to restaurants willing to sell leftover food cheaply. The mobile app lets consumers in British cities buy food from more than 170 restaurants, cafes or bakeries. for just £2 ($1.29) to £3.80 ($4.90). The catch … Read more Too Good to Go mobile app offers restaurant leftovers cheaply

Jobs recovery gets stronger, and job quality is ‘good’

The United States isn’t just continuing to add jobs — it’s strengthening as well, and that’s good for workers. That’s the big takeaway from this morning’s monster jobs number, which blew away analysts’ expectations. Annual wages rose at an annualized rate of 2.6 percent, which is big news in a job market that has experienced … Read more Jobs recovery gets stronger, and job quality is ‘good’

Logitech G933 review: This wireless headset is so good, you can skip its high-end competition

Logitech has been pushing hard to win back the gaming crowd in recent years—and I’ll be damned if the G933 isn’t one of their best shows yet. How good? Well, I’d probably save a $100 (or more) and take this headset over our long-standing high-end recommendation of the Astro A50 and the SteelSeries Siberia 800, … Read more Logitech G933 review: This wireless headset is so good, you can skip its high-end competition

Sharp Aquos N7000 review: A 55-inch 4K UHD TV with good audio and HDR-10 (well, sort of)

If you’re looking for an affordable 4K UHD TV with the latest connectivity and better-than-average sound, Sharp’s $800 55-inch class Aquos N7000 should be on your short list. The N7000 is even “HDR-enabled” (High Dynamic Range), meaning it can play HDR10 content, although it doesn’t possess the display chops to take full advantage of that … Read more Sharp Aquos N7000 review: A 55-inch 4K UHD TV with good audio and HDR-10 (well, sort of)