Use your cellphone to improve weather forecasts

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Newswise — Ahead of World Meteorological Day, you can help improve weather forecasting models with CAMALIOT, an infrastructure and app that uses GPS from smartphones to support scientific research. Join our crowdsourcing campaign on 17 March 2022  ̶  any person with access to an Android cellphone is invited to download the free app and participate. CAMALIOT was commissioned by the…

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Hyundai Motor Group Unveils Renewed Website

Renewed website will provide first-hand information on Hyundai Motor Group’s activities with a focus on customers and humanity Site design optimized for digital content, such as short-form videos and live broadcast of presentations PR content has been integrated to build one-stop center New sustainability message unveiled: ‘The Right Move for the Right Future’ Hyundai Motor Group (the Group) has unveiled…

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Sony Electronics Launches Limited aibo Black Sesame Edition Litter and New Accessories in U.S.

Latest Sony Offering Gives Users a Customizable, Highly-Social Companion Robot   Sony Electronics Inc. today announced that the limited-quantity aibo Black Sesame Edition Litter (ERS1000/H) is now available for purchase in the U.S. directly from Sony. Released in Japan in late January 2021, the aibo Black Sesame Edition is the second color variation of the acclaimed aibo (ERS1000) robotic “puppy” companion in the United States.   Featuring…

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Monscierge Unveils Virtual Mini-Bar on Apple TV

Hotels can earn revenue from guest purchases through the Virtual Mini-Bar available on Monscierge’s Apple TV for Hospitality. OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA, UNITED STATES — The award-winning hospitality TV solution built specifically for hotels and vacation rentals just got an upgrade. Hospitality technology firm Monscierge has released the latest version of their highly sought-after technology, Apple TV for Hospitality. This latest version…

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Virtual Basketball, Arcade Games Play from Beer Cans

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Odd mix of technology and packaging drawing attention, says Immertia GEELONG, Australia — Beverage App, Swigr, has released augmented reality games that play on beer cans. Swigr Basketball, which launches this week, is a game where players shoot virtual basketballs, into a beer-can-become-basketball-hoop. The game has been developed for mobile devices, with an arcade-game feel, heavy in neon lights and ambient sounds….

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Japan-Based Messaging Platform Might Just Help End Fake News, Online Mobs


Hoshu SNS, the secure social networking service developed by AI and machine learning expert Shohei Ohsawa, is slated for a full-on start in September of 2021. Twitter often simply erases information it decides cannot be disseminated” — Ohsawa says. DUBAI, UAE — The past couple of years have witnessed a disturbing trend in data security in Japan — in a word,…

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Facebook refuses to address serious privacy deficiencies despite public apologies for “breach of trust”

Joint investigation finds major shortcomings in the social media giant’s privacy practices, highlighting pressing need for legislative reform to adequately protect the rights of Canadians OTTAWA – Facebook committed serious contraventions of Canadian privacy laws and failed to take responsibility for protecting the personal information of Canadians, an investigation has found. Despite its public acknowledgement of a “major breach of trust”…

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