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Last week, our intrepid reporter Juan Carlos Bagnell, took the initiative to track down one of the leading experts in addiction. [...]
Ever get the feeling that your 2G speeds are taking bits and pieces of your sanity away while you’re trying to grab a quick story to read? Sure, your GPS knows you’re in the sticks, but the site tries to load a 1080p advertisement right in your face anyways!
The folks behind Google Chrome are here to help you out with an update to the Android browser app. The Data Saver mode, when turned on, now adds a step to pageloading when it detects a slow connection by holding off images and prompting the user to load them if they want to.
The update will hit India and [...]
Have you ever had that feeling that something is missing? It should be something so obvious, when you walk in the room, that it hits you in the face like a frying pan in a bad marriage. And yet, you just can’t put your finger on it. It’s that dangerous question that a wife asks her husband – “Notice anything?” – and you know there’s something different, but you just don’t see it? Microsoft has that feeling right now. Or at least it should. Or else it should be hit in the face with a frying pan.The power of three
GDR3. Just think about that [...]