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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Is invisible web surfing an illusion?

    Posted May 10th 2013, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... and where you went next - get blocked by security software, the digital industry will have to change. "Cookies, and the information they store, will improve the relevance of ads served and should make the browsing experience better," says Arnold Ma, founder of Chinese-Anglo digital marketing agency Qumin. "Users who choose to try to remove information to remain invisible ...

  2. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Apps take a step closer towards real AI

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... Cossio. "Or one in an ATM to help people with their transactions; or even one on a website giving information about your company." However, the application of the Fiona platform goes far beyond merely creating avatars. "The avatar could act as a true at-home personal assistant, providing you with information you may need about your day, suggesting shopping alternatives, ...

  3. Lifestyle - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Spoiler etiquette

    Posted Jan 25th 2013, 12:00am by BEN SIN

    ... and the omnipresence of the internet, staying away from spoilers was relatively easy. But in today's social media age, with continuous, free-flowing and free-roaming information, staying away from unwanted information has become extremely difficult. While there are people who spoil endings on the internet for fun (known as "trolls") most spoilers on social media are the result ...

  4. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Digital Lifestyle: is the Octopus card on its last legs?

    Posted Feb 15th 2013, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... a two-way link, so a smartphone with NFC can also receive vouchers, information or literally any other data. As well as contactless payments, the birth of the truly "digital wallet", ... and banks so far favour different, competing modes of NFC that would require multiple NFC terminals in stores. "With NFC, information such as bank account and credit card numbers is stored ...

  5. Lifestyle - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Digital Lifestyle: Data with destiny

    Posted Dec 07th 2012, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... of personal information as much a matter of historical record as it is of privacy? Digital data storage for both local and international archaeological excavation records is already commonplace, so ... archiving and lectures at the department of computing at Goldsmiths University of London. "Today's data centres could tell us as much about our culture as the information ...

  6. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    What happened to your netiquette? Sound advice before you post

    Posted Feb 01st 2013, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... informal too soon and you risk insulting the other side. The key is to use technology with knowledge, understanding and courtesy." Another source of online idiocy is with our personal ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Will robots one day write a bestseller?

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... situations and have a nuanced approach to generating news. For now at least, we're talking about highly structured, financial news that's written purely to inform- not to entertain. ...

  8. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Stargazing apps are out of this world

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... on stars, and touch anything for more information. A Sky Live page puts up a list of when the planets, moon and sun will rise and fall that night. Type "Andromeda" into the search box ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Motion quickness: The Hobbit is technically two films in one

    Posted Dec 14th 2012, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... The result is confusing and disturbing, and leaves some viewers with a headache. Upping the frame rate- literally doubling the information seen by each eye- ought to make watching 3-D easier, ...

  10. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Intelligent machines are on the horizon

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... of the data-generating and sharing mechanism that is the internet has left reams of crucial information unused and unanalysed. Medical teams need to process and cross-reference both personal data and that from ...




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