Safety Agency’s New Guidelines Aim to Curb Distracted Driving

On the heels of some alarming reports about spiking traffic fatalities, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced new guidelines Wednesday on ways to make hand-held devices lik…

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DARPA's 'Aerial Dragnet' will monitor drones in cities

While air traffic control systems track, guide and monitor thousands of planes and helicopters every day, one group of sky flyers remains unmonitored: drones

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Google's self-driving cars will soon be able to detect police vehicles

If Google’s new patent is any indication, it may save you from traffic tickets, too. Or at least, it may understand when a police car is approaching. It’s just the gift that keeps on giving.

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Linux flaw puts 1.4 billion Android devices at risk of spying attack, experts warn

A Linux flaw that lets attackers hijack internet traffic also affects nearly 80 percent of Android devices, security researchers warn.

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Brexit could cause havoc with .eu registered domains

Businesses that are reliant on ecommerce or web traffic may soon be scrambling to find new domain names as Brexit will make many with .eu domain registrations ineligible after the UK exits the EU.

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Artificially intelligent Russian robot makes a run for it … again

A robot in Russia caused an unusual traffic jam last week after it “escaped” from a research lab, and now, the artificially intelligent bot is making headlines again after it reportedly tried to flee a second time, according to news reports

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Tweets May Soon Breeze Past 140-Character Limit


In an effort to better monetize its platform and boost user traffic, Twitter may relax the 140-character limit on individual tweets by no longer counting photos and Web links. The tweak could take place within two weeks, according to a report that cited an unnamed source who asked for anonymity because the decision had not yet been made public. CEO Jack Dorsey hinted at the move earlier this year when he tweeted an elaborate screenshot containing more than 1,300 characters.

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FAA begins testing NASA's drone traffic control system

NASA has been working on a UAS traffic management (UTM) system to handle the growing number of unmanned aerial vehicles taking to the skies.

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Apple's in-house CDN efforts spell trouble for Akamai as infrastructure biz warns of losses

Article Image Seminal internet infrastructure provider Akamai has cautioned investors that traffic from its two biggest clients — Apple and Microsoft — will decline in the year ahead, thanks to what chief executive Tom Leighton called their “DIY efforts.”

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Target's Website Misses the Mark on Cyber Monday


Target’s website traffic hit a wall when a record number of shoppers showed up in search of Cyber Monday bargains. Having offered a 15 percent discount for any purchase made through the site, Target began to experience problems shortly after 10 a.m. It then placed customers in a virtual queue that effectively held their place in line so they would not lose their purchase orders after refreshing their page. The company posted an apology to customers on its Twitter page, noting that traffic was twice as heavy as its busiest single prior day.

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Software upgrade at radar facility possible source of malfunction that delayed flights

A technical problem at an air traffic control center in Virginia that caused hundreds of flights to be delayed or canceled along a large swath of the East Coast was possibly caused by a software…

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Windows 10 found talking to remote servers despite privacy settings

Although most of the traffic appears to be innocuous, Windows 10 is still communicating with Microsoft servers even when many data privacy settings are on, a report observed on Thursday.

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Web traffic points to slow but steady Apple Watch interest, UBS says

As gauged by Web search traffic, interest in the Apple Watch has diminished considerably since the launch of the product in April but in a relatively smooth fashion, analysts with international financial firm UBS hinted on Tuesday.

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iOS 9 Maps provides en route traffic avoidance, voice and banner warnings

Drivers using Apple Maps in iOS 9 will have the benefit of explicit traffic and construction warnings, including voice turn-by-turn suggestions for alternate routes, according to information shared with AppleInsider.



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Netflix Stars in the Internet's Big Motion Picture Show


Streaming video accounts for more than half of all of fixed network Internet traffic, according to a newly released report from Sandvine, which based its findings on data from 250-plus communication service providers, or CSPs. Web browsing and social networking accounted for far less peak traffic — with browsing accounting for just 6 percent of Internet traffic, and Facebook accounting for about 2.7 percent. Netflix accounted for more than 36.5 of downstream traffic in peak evening hours in North America, the report notes.

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Tech Q&A: Avoiding traffic jams, Craigslist, accidental texts and more

Kim Komando answers your questions about avoiding traffic jams, using Craigslist the right way, accidentally sending texts to the wrong person, and more.

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