Categories
Uncategorized

PlayStation offers 10 free games for your spring fun, including Horizon Zero Dawn

TOPICS: Horizon Zero Dawn, Play At Home, Playstation

As part of the Play at Home initiative, which aims to encourage people to stay at home in times of pandemic, PlayStation is offering 10 free games this spring. Yes, you read that right. A dozen titles will be available to you from 25 March without having to open your wallet. And all you need […]

[Read more]

Categories
Uncategorized

Windows-style Linux for a smooth switch to free software

TOPICS: desktop, Linux, Linux Lite, Q4OS, WindowsFX, Zorin OS

There are many reasons to change operating systems or to stick with the one you have. The way it looks, the way it works, the applications and games it supports, its possibilities to be customised by the user… Or simply because we are familiar with it and we don’t feel like changing our routines. In […]

[Read more]

Categories
Uncategorized

Signal, new victim of Chinese censorship

TOPICS: censorship, China, Greatfire.org, messaging, Signal

Among the alternatives to WhatsApp, alongside Telegram, one of the most popular options is Signal. The growing instant messaging application has been blocked in mainland China. The chats no longer work and the app’s website is inaccessible from those latitudes. Within the spectrum of social networks and messaging services, one of the few Western alternatives […]

[Read more]

Categories
Uncategorized

Paris to go back into lockdown at the weekend to curb coronavirus outbreaks

TOPICS: coronavirus, France, lockdown, outbreaks, pandemic, Paris

The incidence rate has soared in Paris to 400 cases of coronavirus per 100,000 inhabitants. Hospitals in the French capital are stretched to the limit. Patients are being referred to other regions and there are more than 4,200 people in French ICUs, the highest number since November. The French government has decided on a new […]

[Read more]

Categories
Uncategorized

California man finds out his ex-teacher is living in a car, raises $27,000 for him

TOPICS: closures, debts, donations, Go Fund Me, pandemic, student, teacher

The coronavirus pandemic has increased the social and economic problems of thousands of families not only in Spain, but also around the world, leaving overwhelming economic impacts that are difficult to solve. This has been the case for a substitute teacher in Fontana, California (United States). José Villarruel was affected by the school closures in […]

[Read more]

Categories
Uncategorized

The Google Play Store also reduces its commission to 15%, applied to the first million of all developers

TOPICS: commission, developers, Epic Games, Google, Play Store

Google has announced a reduction in its commission on the Play Store for all developers. The fee will drop from 30% to 15% for all developers, without distinction. The new policy comes months after Apple launched a similar change to its App Store, which is more focused on SMEs. With this change, 99% of developers […]

[Read more]

Categories
Uncategorized

The 27 back forcing platforms such as Facebook and YouTube to remove terrorist content within an hour

TOPICS: EU-27, European Council, European Union, Facebook, terrorism, terrorist content, Youtube

The EU-27 on Tuesday gave the green light to the agreement reached last December between the institutions on new rules to force digital platforms such as Facebook and YouTube to remove terrorist content from their sites within one hour to prevent its further dissemination through the network. The new rules will apply to all internet […]

[Read more]

Categories
Uncategorized

Russia to block Twitter in a month if the social network does not remove banned content

TOPICS: ban, banned content, Roskomnadzor, Russia, Twitter

Russia will block Twitter within a month if the social networking giant does not remove banned content, the TASS news agency reports today, citing a senior official at Russia’s communications supervisor Roskomnadzor. Russia said last week it was slowing down Twitter in retaliation for what it described as a failure to remove banned content. It […]

[Read more]

Categories
Uncategorized

Do I need to install an antivirus in Windows or is Microsoft Defender sufficient?

TOPICS: antivirus, malware, Microsoft, Microsoft Defender, ransomware, spyware, Windows 10

Considering that the Windows 10 operating system comes with Microsoft Defender built-in, many users are wondering whether they need to install another antivirus on their operating system in 2021, with all the updates that the company has introduced over the years. Windows 10 comes with its Defender software at no extra cost. It allows users […]

[Read more]

Categories
Uncategorized

Brazilian congressman who proposed a law against compulsory vaccination dies of coronavirus

TOPICS: Brazil, congressman, coronavirus, denialism, vaccination

Silvio Antonio Favero died on Saturday of complications from the coronavirus. He had recently introduced a bill before the legislature to prevent the compulsory vaccination of the population against the coronavirus. He was admitted last Thursday due to complications from the coronavirus and died just two days later. Favero shared Bolsonaro’s doubts about the efficacy […]

[Read more]