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Crowdfunding grows for new journalism projects

Crowdfunding has been growing as a way to finance journalism projects around the world as news media industry struggles deepen. A study released Wednesday by Pew Research Center found 658 journalism projects launched on the Kickstarter platform since 2009, raising a total of $6.3 million in the US and several …

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Internet News

Google unveils virtual tour of Buckingham Palace

Web surfers will be able to peek into the gilded interiors of Queen Elizabeth II’s home in a new virtual reality tour launched by Google on Wednesday. Buckingham Palace, the queen’s primary residence, has opened its doors to the tech giant for 360-degree photos of some of its richly-decorated rooms. …

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Internet News

Indian regulator slams Facebook in row over free Internet

India’s telecom regulator has attacked Facebook over an aggressive campaign to drum up support for its controversial free Internet project after being deluged with millions of comments asking it not to ban the service. In a letter dated January 18, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) accused the social …

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A widow’s battle to access her husband’s Apple account

It comes as a shock to many when they realise that the apps and content on their computers and mobile devices are not their property to do with as they wish. This mostly becomes an issue when someone dies and the relatives try and get access to apps, accounts and …

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Twitter disruption silences swaths of US, Europe for hours

Some Twitter users had to do without early Tuesday after sporadic outages knocked the social media site offline in the U.S. and Europe. It was unclear how widespread the outages were, but by mid-morning on the East Coast, desktop and mobile versions of Twitter appeared to be working. And the …

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US, EU warned of fallout if no data protection deal by January 31

The top US and European trade groups have warned their leaders of enormous fallout for businesses and customers if the two sides fail to reach a new deal on data transfers by end January. The European Court of Justice in October ruled that the EU-US “Safe Harbour” arrangement allowing firms …

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Mobile Info

Best smartphones 2016: The best phones available to buy today

So, you want to buy a new phone? If you’re looking for the best smartphone of 2016, you’ve come to the right place. We will guide you through the hottest mobile phones of the year to save you time when you go to your local phone shop. We continually update …

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Gadget

Best of CES 2016: The 10 best gadgets and concepts

The Consumer Electronics Show takes place annually at the beginning of January in Las Vegas and with it comes announcements of thousands of new and exciting gadgets and products. This year’s show was no different with some fabulous launches taking place across the week ranging from beautiful TVs to wearables you might …

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Gadget

Hands-on: Audi’s new 3D VR Configurator

You’re on the hip Left Bank of Paris’s Seine River. It’s a sunny, breezy spring morning and you’re staring into the engine bay of your brand new, Ara BlueAudi R8 V10 Plus. As you move around the side of the car, you can’t help but wonder if you shouldn’t have …

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Best smartwatches and wearables of CES 2016: Fitbit, Garmin, Huawei and more

Wearables have come into their own over the last year with 2015 seeing some great products announced from Tag Heuer and Apple’s smartwatches to Fitbitand Jawbone’s activity trackers. If you thought this area of tech was just a fad, you better think again because if CES 2016 is anything to go by, …

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