COVID-19: Apple and Google partner on Contact Tracing Technology

  Apple and Google are jointly developing technology to alert people if they have recently come into contact with others found to be infected with coronavirus. Apple and Google will be working together to enable the use of Bluetooth technology to help governments and health agencies reduce the spread of the virus, with user privacy […]

Google is tracking your every move – here’s how to stop it

It probably comes as no surprise that Google keeps track of every place you visit, using the apps on your smartphone. The information is used to give you recommendations based on locations you’ve visited, targeted ads, traffic news and help finding your mobile. But while these things can be useful, not all of us feel […]

Google ‘blocks Huawei from using apps on phones’

Google has blocked Huawei from using apps on its phones. Fears that the Chinese government could use Huawei to spy on other countries are thought to be the reason behind the move. Huawei is one of a number of manufacturers who use the Google-developed Android operating systems on its smartphones and tablets. Google reportedly halted […]

Malta’s YouTube stars will soon be paid for videos

Malta’s YouTube stars will soon start making money from their videos. The video site has finally agreed to add Malta to its partner programme, allowing Maltese vloggers to earn from their work through advertising. The decision will also make it easier for internet users to find Malta-based videos and online content. In a statement, Google […]