Missouri high school requiring students to hand over biometric data

Written on:August 18, 2017
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Excelsior Springs High School in Missouri is the latest educational institution to require fingerprints from students. It hopes to track the students as it tries to implement a new learning regime. Read more…
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Sony launches PlayStation 4 system software 5.00 beta – here are the new features it brings

Written on:August 18, 2017
Sony launches PlayStation 4 system software 5.00 beta – here are the new features it brings

Tweet Today, Sony begins its beta program for the next major update heading to its PS4 consoles, and has announced full details of what system software update 5.00 – codenamed ‘NOBUNAGA’ – will include. Read more… Neowin

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NeoBytes :) Penis from Microsoft’s Bing pops up again on British Airways homepage

Written on:August 18, 2017
NeoBytes :) Penis from Microsoft’s Bing pops up again on British Airways homepage

Tweet Microsoft inadvertently published a photo that included a sandy phallus on its Bing homepage yesterday, but later Photoshopped the image – but the Bing dong has popped up again today on BA’s homepage. Read more… Neowin

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Apple bolsters privacy in iOS 11 with Touch ID kill switch

Written on:August 18, 2017
Apple bolsters privacy in iOS 11 with Touch ID kill switch

Tweet Apple’s latest build of iOS 11 comes with a new emergency feature which allows users to quickly tap the power button five times in order to disable Touch ID. Afterwards, a password will be required. Read more… Neowin

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Ghost hunter discovers the ‘superior’ Kinect technology, to track ghosts

Written on:August 18, 2017
Ghost hunter discovers the ‘superior’ Kinect technology, to track ghosts

Tweet Being late to the party, an Australian ghost hunter discovered that the Kinect is perfect for finding ghostly figures, using the advanced infrared technology built into the device from Microsoft. Read more… Neowin

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