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Kitchen Renovation: How to Avoid Serious Headaches

Renovating any space in your home can be a difficult job, but among the hardest in the house is the kitchen. The fact is that the kitchen is one of the first spaces the average homeowner wants to renovate though. After all, that’s probably where you spend a great deal of time with you family and friends at home. Updating ... Read More »

Facebook to have outside audit of ad data

Facebook on Friday promised an outside audit of data it provides advertisers in a move apparently aimed at quelling concerns about accuracy. The news came just months after the leading social network announced it was working to fix flaws in its metrics calculations that led to audiences being overestimated at times. “We are committing to an audit by the Media ... Read More »

IBM to train 25 million Africans in five years

IBM Digital – Nation Africa, which will be rolled out on a cloud-based learning platform, will provide free programmes to users to help nurture innovation, and improve digital competence. The company will invest $70m into the initiative which will focus on cultivating skills for “New Collar” jobs – a range of careers which include cybersecurity, artificial intelligence and the cloud computing. “Industries across ... Read More »

EU sees euro zone economy weaken this year, Britain to halve growth by 2018

Euro zone’s economic growth is expected to lose some speed this year and to rebound in 2018 while the British economy will nearly halve its expansion by 2018, the European Commission said on Monday, warning of higher political risks. The EU executive forecast that growth in the 19 countries sharing the euro would slow to 1.6 percent this year from ... Read More »

Craigslist founder donates $500K to curb Wikipedia trolls

Craigslist founder Craig Newmark is donating $500,000 to help curb harassment on Wikipedia. The Wikimedia Foundation announced Thursday that money from the Craig Newmark Foundation and Craigslist’s Charitable Fund will go toward tools for Wikipedia’s staff and volunteer editors to reduce harassment on the user-generated encyclopedia site. The Wikimedia Foundation says online harassment faced by Wikipedia contributors impedes their ability ... Read More »

Japan court rejects ‘right to be forgotten’ on Google

Japan’s Supreme Court has rejected a man’s demand that news search results of his arrest on sex charges be deleted from Google, ruling that to do so would violate freedom of expression. Japanese media said it was the first decision by the nation’s top court involving the “right to be forgotten” relating to Internet searches. “The deletion (of references to ... Read More »

Film site IMDB to shut down message boards

Film information site IMDB has announced that it is shutting down its message boards. The site, which gets 250 million visitors per month, said the chat areas of the site were “no longer” proving useful to users. Most users now preferred to talk about films and actors on IMDB’S social networks, it said. One media commentator said the boards were ... Read More »

Key qualities Web Developer needs to develop his career

IT field is expanding at such a pace that no one is able to keep a track of the same. With such pace and needed perfection new courses are also coming up at high speed. A decent idea for such development is to go for a front end course. Now there are different course providers in market. You will have ... Read More »

Syrian IT expert extends web lifeline to fellow migrants

Migrants navigating a new language, unfamiliar cultural conventions and Germany’s multitude of rules and regulations are finding help online in their adoptive country courtesy of one of their own. The website arabalmanya.com—which translates to “Arabs in Germany”—was founded a year ago by Syrian IT expert Talal Mando. The site contains a range of information, including news about Germany, feature stories ... Read More »

Apple to start making iPhones in India, says state government

Apple is to start making iPhones in the southern Indian state of Karnataka, the state’s government has said. Ministers said Apple would start an initial manufacturing operation in the state, whose capital is the tech hub Bangalore, in April. The tech giant has a 2% share of India’s mobile phone market, well behind South Korean rival Samsung. Apple has yet ... Read More »