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How to Quit Facebook for Good, From 10 People Who Have [I proudly among them!]

How to Quit Facebook for Good, From 10 People Who Have

How to Quit Facebook for Good, From 10 People Who Havehttps://medium.com/s/story/how-to-quit-facebook-for-good-from-10-people-who-have-76658c8b6ed8Last Friday, Facebook announced its largest security breach to date, compromising the data of nearly 50 million users. The news broke less than a year after Facebook came under fire for another security scandal when it was revealed that political data consulting firm Cambridge Analytica had collected personal information from users’ profiles. (Profiles on Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, may have been compromised as well, though only if users had linked their accounts to Facebook.)

AI as Fact Checker: Algorithm Identifies Fake News

AI as Fact Checker: Algorithm Identifies Fake News - Geek.com

AI as Fact Checker: Algorithm Identifies Fake News – Geek.comhttps://www.geek.com/tech/ai-as-fact-checker-algorithm-identifies-fake-news-1754452/?utm_source=email&utm_campaign=whatsnewnow&utm_medium=titleFake news dates back further than a bullying president and Twitter. But the 125-year-old tradition of yellow journalism may have finally met its match. Researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) and the Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) developed a new system that uses machine learning to determine if a source is accurate or politically biased.

What Is Wi-Fi 6? New Wi-Fi Names Explained

What Is Wi-Fi 6? New Wi-Fi Names Explained - PCMag Asia

What Is Wi-Fi 6? New Wi-Fi Names Explained – PCMag Asiahttps://sea.pcmag.com/news/29763/what-is-wi-fi-6-new-wi-fi-names-explainedThe Wi-Fi Alliance is renaming its Wi-Fi versions. Here’s why 802.11n, ac, and ax are becoming Wi-Fi 4, 5, and 6 and what you’ll see on routers and devices going forward.

 

Old Name
New Name
Introduced
Max. Speed
Bands
802.11b
"Wi-Fi 1" (unofficial)
1999
11Mbps
2.4GHz
802.11a
"Wi-Fi 2" (unofficial)
1999
54Mbps
5GHz
802.11g
"Wi-Fi 3" (unofficial)
2003
54Mbps
2.4GHz
802.11n
Wi-Fi 4
2009
600Mbps
2.4GHz and 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi 5
2013
3.46Gbps
5GHz
802.11ax
Wi-Fi 6
2018/2019
10.53Gbps
2.4GHz and 5GHz

iPhone XS Max Beats Galaxy Note 9, Pixel 2 in Latest Camera Tests

iPhone XS Max Beats Galaxy Note 9, Pixel 2 in Latest Camera Tests

iPhone XS Max Beats Galaxy Note 9, Pixel 2 in Latest Camera Testshttps://www.idropnews.com/news/iphone/iphone-xs-max-beats-galaxy-note-9-pixel-2-in-latest-camera-tests/84765/?utm_source=Newsletter&utm_medium=Newsletter&utm_campaign=100518&utm_term=NewsletterCalling it one of the best mobile cameras currently available, image benchmarking firm DxOMark on Wednesday published its latest smartphone camera

Your New MacBook Pro Might ‘Cease Functioning’ If You Repair It Yourself

Your New MacBook Pro Might 'Cease Functioning' If You Repair It Yourself

Your New MacBook Pro Might ‘Cease Functioning’ If You Repair It Yourselfhttps://www.idropnews.com/news/mac/your-new-macbook-pro-might-cease-functioning-if-you-repair-it-yourself/84949/?utm_content=notifications&utm_campaign=notifications&utm_source=notifications&utm_medium=notifications&utm_term=notificationsMultiple reports out this week suggest that some of Apple’s most advanced Mac computers (including its 2018 MacBook Pro and late-2017 iMac Pro) are likely to “cease functioning” if they are serviced for major repairs or after-market upgrades by anyone other than an Apple employee, Apple service representative, or third-party Apple Authorized Service Provider.

iOS 12.1 Features Dual-SIM Support (But You’ll Have to Wait to Use It)

iOS 12.1 Features Dual-SIM Support (But You'll Have to Wait to Use It)

iOS 12.1 Features Dual-SIM Support (But You’ll Have to Wait to Use It)https://www.idropnews.com/news/iphone/ios-12-1-features-dual-sim-support-but-youll-have-to-wait-to-use-it/84106/This year’s lineup of iPhones will support dual-SIM capabilities thanks to Apple’s eSIM technology, but you’ll have to wait just a bit longer to use it. iOS 12.1 will also reintroduce support for Group FaceTime for up to 32 participants, a new real-time Depth Control slider for Portrait Mode, and new watch faces in the Apple Watch app.

iPhone XS Max Is Outselling All Other iPhones, Shortages Are Likely

iPhone XS Max Is Outselling All Other iPhones, Shortages Are Likely

iPhone XS Max Is Outselling All Other iPhones, Shortages Are Likelyhttps://www.idropnews.com/news/iphone-xs-max-is-outselling-all-other-iphones-shortages-are-likely/83901/?utm_source=Newsletter&utm_medium=Newsletter&utm_campaign=09262018&utm_term=NewsletterWell-connected analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has penned a new research note highlighting some key takeaways from the 2018 iPhone and Apple Watch Series 4 launch weekend.

Why the New Apple Watch Faces Are Much Cooler Than You’d Expect

Why the New Apple Watch Faces Are Much Cooler Than You'd Expect

Why the New Apple Watch Faces Are Much Cooler Than You’d Expecthttps://www.idropnews.com/news/apple-watch-news/why-the-new-apple-watch-faces-are-much-cooler-than-youd-expect/83664/?utm_source=Newsletter&utm_medium=Newsletter&utm_campaign=09212018&utm_term=NewsletterThe Apple Watch Series 4 and watchOS 5 come packed with slick new watch faces that are equally beautiful and hypnotic. On the surface, these new Fire, Water, Liquid Metal and Vapor faces are just plain cool. But when you find out how they were made, you get a much deeper appreciation for Apple’s extreme attention to detail.