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Milton Rocha

Facebook’s Brexit probe unearths three Russian-bought “immigration” ads

Facebook has provided more details about the extent of Russian digital interference related to the UK’s Brexit vote last year. Last month the social media giant confirmed that Russian agents had used its platform to try to interfere in the UK’s…

No Comments / 1 View / December 14, 2017

NASA to screen ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ on the International Space Station

Being an astronaut living and working aboard the International Space Station shouldn’t mean that you have to miss out on much-anticipated movie releases like Star Wars: The Last Jedi. In fact, it should probably mean the opposite, which is why it’s…

No Comments / 1 View / December 13, 2017

What Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon chip may mean for Galaxy S9

Your next Android smartphone is about to get a lot smarter. Qualcomm on Wednesday detailed its upcoming Snapdragon 845 processor, which will likely power most high-end Android phones launching in 2018. The chip boasts improved image- and video-capture abilities, smarter…

No Comments / 2 View / December 8, 2017

Online Risks Are Routine For Teens, Most Bounce Back

Teens routinely encounter online risks, such as sexual solicitations, cyberbullying and explicit material, but research shows that the negative effects of such exposure appear to be temporary, vanishing for most teens in less than a week. A new study from…

No Comments / 1 View / December 5, 2017

Age of Oil: Final Farewell to Brent Delta Platform

The Brent Field was one of the most lucrative oil discoveries in the North Sea. For forty years its four platforms, Alpha, Bravo, Charlie and Delta produced over three billion barrels of sweet light crude oil. This oil, evolved and formed from the Jurassic period, was…

No Comments / 2 View / November 30, 2017

Vodafone trial extends range of pre-standard 5G

Vodafone has completed the world’s first trial on a full end-to-end (E2E) network of a technique to improve the range of high frequency spectrum that can in future be used to deliver 5G to its customers. Italy’s Ministry for Economic…

No Comments / 4 View / November 24, 2017