Safety


99% Of Fake Apple Chargers Fail Basic Safety Tests

99% Of Fake Apple Chargers Fail Basic Safety Tests

Apple will soon sue third party charger makers...

17 hours ago, 8:48am CST

Now Users can Launch Facebook's Safety Check

Now Users can Launch Facebook's Safety Check

Facebook will now allow its 1.2 billion users to automatically launch its crisis response tool, "Safety Check".According to a...

Nov 18 2016, 1:55am CST

Electric Cars Have to Make Noise So They Don't Kill Us

Electric Cars Have to Make Noise So They Don't Kill Us

Electric and hybrid cars are now required to produce a certain amount of noise when going at low speeds, according to a new law...

Nov 16 2016, 6:14pm CST

Our Immune Systems Are Linked to How Our Ancestors Had Sex

Our Immune Systems Are Linked to How Our Ancestors Had Sex

Scientists have been looking into what makes our immune systems tick and found that Europeans and Africans have significantly d...

Oct 27 2016, 6:11pm CDT

Facebook launches New Safety Center and Bullying Prevention Hub

Facebook launches New Safety Center and Bullying Prevention Hub

To make the connecting and sharing experience safe for its 1.7 billion users, including 155 million in India, Facebook on Monda...

Oct 24 2016, 8:19pm CDT

How to Defend Yourself Against DDos Attacks

How to Defend Yourself Against DDos Attacks

Friday morning, many popular parts of the internet, like Netflix, Twitter, Spotify, Reddit, SoundCloud and other major sites, w...

Oct 24 2016, 7:35pm CDT

Samsung Adjusting Galaxy Note 7 Production to Ensure Quality and Safety

Samsung Adjusting Galaxy Note 7 Production to Ensure Quality and Safety

Following reports of Samsung temporarily suspending the production of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, the South Korean giant on M...

Oct 10 2016, 11:28am CDT

The Pentagon Has Some Fears About Robots

The Pentagon Has Some Fears About Robots

Within the last decade or so, we have undergone a lot of changes in the sphere of artificial intelligence and weapon systems. N...

Sep 6 2016, 1:14pm CDT

Do Not Sync Anything To Your Rental Car

Do Not Sync Anything To Your Rental Car

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is releasing a warning to customers who use rental cars frequently. They are warning that co...

Sep 5 2016, 8:38am CDT

Reset Your DropBox Password Now

Reset Your DropBox Password Now

If you created your account before 2012 and haven't changed your password since, now is the time....

Aug 26 2016, 1:11pm CDT

Mercedes Pulls Up 2017 E-class Sedan Ad Challenged by Safety Groups

Mercedes Pulls Up 2017 E-class Sedan Ad Challenged by Safety Groups

Mercedes showcases new self-driving feature in the new but controversial advertisement....

Jul 29 2016, 1:05pm CDT

Munich Attack: Facebook Activates Safety Check Tool

Munich Attack: Facebook Activates Safety Check Tool

Social media giant Facebook on Friday activated its safety check for those caught up in the Munich shooting after a gunman ope...

Jul 23 2016, 12:50am CDT

France terror Attack in Nice: Facebook activates Safety Check Tool

France terror Attack in Nice: Facebook activates Safety Check Tool

Facebook on Friday turned on its Safety Check feature after a large truck mowed through a crowd celebrating Bastille Day in Ni...

Jul 15 2016, 12:24am CDT

Pokemon Go raises Users' Security, Safety Concerns

Pokemon Go raises Users' Security, Safety Concerns

The newly-launched augmented reality (AR) game Pokemon Go poses a great data security threat to users as the app gets "full ac...

Jul 13 2016, 10:00pm CDT

Ford Recalls over 8500 Vehicles Due to Safety Issues

Ford Recalls over 8500 Vehicles Due to Safety Issues

Ford is going to recall 8500 vehicles in three recalls of different types....

Jul 2 2016, 4:59am CDT

Uber App Update Adds Driver Safety Features

Uber App Update Adds Driver Safety Features

Uber Application’s new features will make sure that passengers reach their destination safely....

Jun 30 2016, 11:33am CDT

Driverless Car Should Save You or Others in a Crash?

Driverless Car Safety Questioned: Who Should It Kill or Save?

The dilemma of the driverless car in case of a mishap remains an unresolved conundrum. Should it save the passenger (that is yo...

Jun 24 2016, 4:12am CDT

NASA sets off 'largest' fire in space to test safety

NASA sets off 'largest' fire in space to test safety

Washington, June 15 (IANS) In what is billed as the largest intentionally lit blaze in space so far, NASA on Tuesday set off a...

Jun 15 2016, 3:43am CDT

Orlando Shooting: Facebook Activates Safety Check Feature

Orlando Shooting: Facebook Activates Safety Check Feature

In a first for the US, social networking giant Facebook on Sunday activated its Safety Check feature for users in the aftermath...

Jun 13 2016, 12:04am CDT

Samsung Tests World's First 3GPP Based Public Safety LTE Solution

Samsung Tests World's First 3GPP Based Public Safety LTE Solution

Samsung Electronics today announced that it successfully demonstrated the usability and reliability of its Public Safety LTE (P...

Jun 3 2016, 11:53am CDT

Blinkers Bike Lights Feature Turn Indicators and Lasers for Safety Perimeter

Blinkers Bike Lights Feature Turn Indicators and Lasers for Safety Perimeter

Blinkers are new smart bike lights with lasers, turn indicators and brake lights, making urban biking safer....

May 23 2016, 11:10am CDT

Car Seats with Smart Fabrics know How You Sit for Airbag Safety

Car Seats with Smart Fabrics know How You Sit for Airbag Safety

California based BeBop Sensors unveiled a cool application for smart fabrics....

May 12 2016, 10:50am CDT

Ford Issues Three Safety Recalls in North America

Ford Issues Three Safety Recalls in North America

The company recalls affected Medium-Duty Trucks, Transit, Explorer and Lincoln MKC to adjust safety issues in North America....

Apr 1 2016, 12:36pm CDT

Facebook Apologizes After Lohore Safety check Goes Haywire

Facebook Apologizes After Lohore Safety check Goes Haywire

The social networking giant Facebook apologised on Monday after a bug turned its "safety check" feature into a breaking news al...

Mar 28 2016, 4:58am CDT

SpaceX: 45th Space Wing Helicopter Identified a Tugboat with Barge Violating Safety Zone

SpaceX: 45th Space Wing Helicopter Identified a Tugboat with Barge Violating Safety Zone

The SpaceX SES-9 launch failed to complete on Oscar Sunday. The likely trigger was the hold phase cased by a boat violating the...

Mar 1 2016, 1:52am CST

Facebook Activates Safety Check for Manipur, India Earthquake

Facebook Activates Safety Check for Manipur, India Earthquake

An earthquake hit South Asia, triggering Facebook to activate its Safety Check feature....

Jan 4 2016, 1:29am CST

Obama to Give Commercial Space Industry More Time to Meet Safety Standards

Obama to Give Commercial Space Industry More Time to Meet Safety Standards

President Obama is to sign a bill that will allow space agencies ample time in order to meet safety standards in their spacecra...

Nov 18 2015, 6:27am CST

Facebook Safety Check Helps Paris but Ignored Beirut Bombs

Facebook Safety Check Helps Paris but Ignored Beirut Bombs

While the world mourns for Paris's tragedy, there's a strong dissonance between safe and unsafe zones. Beirut, Lebano...

Nov 16 2015, 1:10am CST

Ford Issues 3 Safety Recalls in North America

Ford Issues 3 Safety Recalls in North America

According to Ford so far there have been no accidents, injuries or fires due to the issues....

Oct 30 2015, 5:16am CDT

ISS

Opportunistic Bacterial Pathogens Found In ISS, Raising Questions Of Astronauts Safety

Samples of bacterial pathogens have been found aboard the International Space Station and the new discovery raises the question...

Oct 27 2015, 8:52am CDT

Ford Issues Five Safety and One Compliance Recall

Ford Issues Five Safety and One Compliance Recall

More than 380,000 Ford vehicles are a part of the recall announced today....

Sep 30 2015, 10:54am CDT

CarMax Under Fire for Selling Recalled Cars with Safety Issues

CarMax Under Fire for Selling Recalled Cars with Safety Issues

US Senator Richard Blumenthal has called out the car seller for selling recalled cars....

Aug 26 2015, 9:39am CDT

2016 Honda Pilot Gets Top A Ratings in Crash Test

2016 Honda Pilot Gets Top A Safety Rating in Crash Test

Reporters visited the IIHS facility and were given a demo of the 2016 Honda Pilot crash test....

Aug 21 2015, 8:21am CDT

$16,495 2016 Scion iA has Pre-collision Safety System

$16,495 2016 Scion iA has Pre-collision Safety System

Toyota breaks now ground bringing a luxury car safety feature to a budget car....

Jul 7 2015, 4:26am CDT

Disney World Bans Selfie-Sticks Over Safety Concerns

Disney World Bans Selfie-Sticks Over Safety Concerns

The rule will take effect Tuesday on all Disney Theme Parks including Paris and Hong Kong...

Jun 26 2015, 4:02pm CDT

Thailand Flagged from ICAO on Aviation Safety

Thailand Flagged from ICAO on Aviation Safety

The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) has given Thailand a red-flag for not handling safety concerns properly. B...

Jun 20 2015, 7:53pm CDT

Samsung Trucks Equipped with Giant Screens on The Back for Safety

Samsung Trucks Equipped with Giant Screens on The Back for Safety

Samsung released a video in Argentina showing their big rig trucks equipped with giant screens on the back showing the road ahe...

Jun 17 2015, 6:54am CDT

Delta's Safety Video with Internet Memes Goes Viral

Delta's Safety Video with Internet Memes Goes Viral

The safety precautions enforced by Delta Airlines were aided via an Internet meme video. The most salient internet memes were c...

May 21 2015, 8:03am CDT

New Tesla Motors Software Update Adds Range and Safety Features

New Tesla Motors Software Update Adds Range and Safety Features

Tesla treats their electric cars like smartphones. New software updates add new features to the car. Is any other car maker doi...

Mar 20 2015, 8:43am CDT

Twitter updates User Safety Features to stop Abuse

Twitter updates User Safety Features to stop Abuse

Twitter announces new user safety features and also tripled the size of its abuse handling team....

Feb 27 2015, 5:57am CST