» TCL’s First Foldable Phone Can Bend Into A Smartwatch
9 minutes ago from Fossbytes
The era of foldable smartphones has arrived but innovation doesn’t stop here. BlackBerry and Alcatel brand owner, TCL, is working on a foldable smartphone that can be bent to form a smartwatch. TCL ...

» Apple Hires Ex-Microsoft Exec to Revamp Smart Home Business
36 minutes ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
CNBC reports that Apple has hired ex-Microsoft exec and former CEO of a smart lock company to revamp Apple's home initiatives. Hiring Jadallah is the latest signal that Apple plans to get serious abou...

» How to Use Reverse SSH Tunnel to Allow External Connections to Your PC
1 hour, 38 minutes ago from LXer Linux News
If your ISP doesn't provide you with a dedicated IP address, you can make use of a VPS and reverse SSH tunnel to allow external connections. Here's how.

» Facebook Becomes 'A Haven For the Anti-Vaccination Movement'
1 hour, 47 minutes ago from Slashdot
"As a disturbing number of measles outbreaks crop up around the United States, Facebook is facing challenges combating widespread misinformation about vaccinations on its platform," reported the Washi...

» GNU's RPG/Adventure Game Updated For SDL2, Defaults To OpenGL Rendering
1 hour, 51 minutes ago from Phoronix
Of the many free software projects under the GNU umbrella, there aren't many games. One of the only titles is GNU FreeDink, which is out this weekend with its newest update after several active weeks ...

» NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti Final Fantasy XV Pre-Release Benchmarks Leaked – Slightly Faster Than A GTX 1070
2 hours, 40 minutes ago from Wccftech
Another day, another leak, this time from the known twitter profile TUM_APISAK who spotted that the Final Fantasy XV benchmark database has already been updated with NVIDIA’s latest upcoming mid-ran...

» Windows 10 will soon allow you to access your Linux files
2 hours, 45 minutes ago from TechWorm
Windows Subsystem for Linux update will allow you to access Linux files from Windows 10 Microsoft yesterday announced in a blog post that Windows 10’s April 2019 Update will bring in some new featur...

» The Tech Guy 1566
3 hours, 25 minutes ago from All TWiT.tv Shows (Video HD)
Homeowners suing Niantic, the creators of Pokemon Go, regarding PokeStop placements. Plus, dual booting MacOS and Windows, Scott's impressions of the film Alita: Battle Angel, the tragedy of the moder...

» Why does that website take forever to load? Clues: Three syllables, starts with a J, rhymes with crock of sh...
1 day, 22 hours ago from The Register
Ex-Googler reveals study and, yes, we're lookin' at you, WordAds If the web seems slow, blame third-party advertising and analytics scripts.…

» NASA's Plans To Build A Human Settlement on The Moon
3 hours, 42 minutes ago from Slashdot
Nine private spaceflight companies are bidding on contracts to deliver robotic NASA payloads to the moon -- and Thursday NASA said they'd like them to start flying "this calendar year." Discover maga...

» Star of Film 'Downfall' and Widespread 'Hitler Finds Out...' Meme, Dead At 77
4 hours, 42 minutes ago from Slashdot
The Guardian reports: Bruno Ganz, the Swiss actor who played Adolf Hitler in the film Downfall, has died in Zurich at the age of 77, his agent announced. The actor became internationally renowned for ...

» Improved ETC2 Texture Compression Lands For Older Haswell/Ivybridge GPUs On Linux
4 hours, 46 minutes ago from Phoronix
The previously mentioned work on improving ETC2 support for older generations of Intel graphics has now been mainlined for Mesa 19.1...

» How to watch Melbourne Stars vs Renegades: live stream Big Bash final 2019 from anywhere
4 hours, 49 minutes ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
It's an all-Melbourne final to see who will win the 2019 Big Bash. We'll show you how to live stream the Stars vs Renegades, whatever your location.

» How to Install GNU Octave in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
5 hours, 27 minutes ago from LXer Linux News
In this article, we will describe how to install GNU Octave, a high-level interpreted language, primarily intended for numerical computations. It provides capabilities for the numerical solution of li...

» Lobbyists Demonize 'Right To Repair' Legislation
5 hours, 47 minutes ago from Slashdot
"New Hampshire lawmakers got an early taste last week of the arguments that manufacturing, technology and telecommunications lobbyists will use to try to hobble and defeat right to repair legislation ...

» Vision system for autonomous vehicles watches not just where pedestrians walk, but how
5 hours, 52 minutes ago from TechCrunch
The University of Michigan, well known for its efforts in self-driving car tech, has been working on an improved algorithm for predicting the movements of pedestrians that takes into account not just ...

» Interview With Crypto ‘Optimist’ Brian Kelly: Bitcoin Is Still 50 Percent Undervalued
6 hours, 29 minutes ago from Cointelegraph.com News
From what it was like to work for Lehman Brothers to the sentiment analysis of the crypto market and the signs of the next financial crisis — we talked to CNBC’s analyst Brian Kelly about everythi...

» Intel 9th Generation High-Performance Notebooks CPUs Officially Listed – Core i9-9980HK Flagship With 8 Cores, 16 Threads and Up To 5.0 GHz Clocks
6 hours, 46 minutes ago from Wccftech
It looks like Intel would soon be adding high-performance processors to their 9th Generation mobility lineup. The new processors will be featuring the same 14nm++ node as used by the desktop variants ...

» Bruce Perens Calls For Open Source, Security, and Data Rights In IBM Ad
6 hours, 47 minutes ago from Slashdot
Bruce Perens co-founded the Open Source Initiative with Eric Raymond -- and he's also Slashdot reader #3872. Bruce Perens writes: Here's the IBM ad used to open their Think 2019 conference, featurin...

» AirMore 1.6.1 Denial Of Service
6 hours, 48 minutes ago from The Exploit Database - CXSecurity.com
Topic: AirMore 1.6.1 Denial Of Service Risk: Low Text:#!/usr/bin/python #coding: utf-8 # ************************************************************************ # * ...

» How the Marshall Islands Envisions Its National Digital Currency Dubbed ‘Sovereign’
7 hours, 3 minutes ago from Cointelegraph.com News
The idea behind the SOV project lies in the Marshall Islands government's pursuance of "manifesting national liberty” and creation of an alternative state currency to the U.S. dollar

» What Can We Learn From The Retraction of the Mediterranean Diet Study?
7 hours, 17 minutes ago from Slashdot
Remember that landmark 2013 study that found that people on a Mediterranean diet had a 30% lower chance of heart attack, stroke, or death from cardiovascular disease than people on low-fat diets? An a...

» Iron Marines from Ironhide Game Studio will be coming to Linux
7 hours, 21 minutes ago from LXer Linux News
Ironhide Game Studio (Kingdom Rush) are working on a new real-time strategy game named Iron Marines and they've confirmed to us it's heading to Linux.

» An LG V50 leaked render suggests a launch on Sprint’s 5G network
7 hours, 41 minutes ago from xda-developers
MWC 2019 is just around the corner, and we are about to witness the next generation of smartphones at this event. The event will feature not only major flagship releases, but also releases of 5G phone...

» Misleading Results From Widely-Used Machine-Learning Data Analysis Techniques
7 hours, 44 minutes ago from Slashdot
Long-time Slashdot reader kbahey writes: The increased reliance on machine-learning techniques used by thousands of scientists to analyze data, is producing results that are misleading and often compl...

» NBA All-Star game 2019 live stream: how to watch Team LeBron vs Team Giannis from anywhere
7 hours, 45 minutes ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
We’ll show you how to live stream the 2019 NBA All-Star game from anywhere in the world - don’t miss Team LeBron take on Team Giannis.

» Welcome to the cyber world: The real-world tech behind Alita: Battle Angel
8 hours, 15 minutes ago from Ars Technica
Producer James Cameron wanted his fictional tech to be grounded in the real world.

» The best Presidents' Day sales 2019: a guide to the best deals so far
8 hours, 34 minutes ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
The best Presidents' Day sales and deals on appliances, mattreses, and electronics from Amazon, Walmart and more.

» Skype desktop app now lets you see your in-call chat and contact list at the same time
8 hours, 39 minutes ago from Neowin
The Skype desktop app has received an update for Insiders, moving the in-call chat panel to the right side of the screen. This means you can see that chat and your conversation list at the same time. ...

» Report That Tesla Autopilot Cuts Crashes By 40% Called 'Bogus'
8 hours, 42 minutes ago from Slashdot
Remember when America's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported Tesla's Autopilot reduced crashes by 40%? Two years later the small research and consulting firm Quality Control Systems...

» Google to Let you Link Directly to a Word or Phrase in Chrome
8 hours, 45 minutes ago from BleepingComputer
Chrome is adding a new feature to Chrome that lets you link directly to a word or phrase without the need of special markup on the web page. This will make it much easier to share a section of a page ...

» How to read fiction to build a startup
8 hours, 47 minutes ago from TechCrunch
“The book itself is a curious artefact, not showy in its technology but complex and extremely efficient: a really neat little device, compact, often very pleasant to look at and handle, that can las...

» C Programming Tutorial Part 3 - Variables basics
9 hours, 15 minutes ago from LXer Linux News
In this tutorial, we will show you the basics of using variables in C programming.

» ClassPass, Gfycat, StreetEasy hit in latest round of mass site hacks
9 hours, 19 minutes ago from TechCrunch
In just a week, a single seller put close to 750 million records from 24 hacked sites up for sale. Now, the hacker has struck again. The hacker, whose identity isn’t known, began listing user data ...

» The Samsung Galaxy S10 is coming! Here’s what to expect
9 hours, 20 minutes ago from Ars Technica
Four phones. Wait, maybe five phones. There are going to be a lot of phones.

» Origin Access gains Madden NFL 19, Gone Home, and a score of Star Wars games
9 hours, 23 minutes ago from Neowin
With Anthem heading to Origin Access Premier subscribers, EA has also added a wealth of new games to its Basic tier. The new arrivals include Gone Home, Madden NFL 2019, and Star Wars games. Read more...

» Apple Pay rumored to launch in Saudi Arabia on February 19
9 hours, 32 minutes ago from 9to5Mac
A report earlier this week suggested that Apple Pay will launch in the Czech Republic next week. It now looks like Apple Pay might also come to Saudi Arabia on the same day. more… The post Apple Pa...

» Intel Starts Publishing Open-Source Linux Driver Code For Discrete GPUs
9 hours, 47 minutes ago from Slashdot
fstack writes: Intel is still a year out from releasing their first discrete graphics processors, but the company has begun publishing their open-source Linux GPU driver code. This week they began by ...

» Pirate Site Slammed for Meddling with DRM-Free Games, Circumvention Ensues
9 hours, 58 minutes ago from TorrentFreak
Pirate site IGG-Games, which sits among the top 1,500 sites in the world, is under fire for meddling with pirate releases. One particular example involves the DRM-free game The Eternal Castle, which h...

» Investor momentum builds for construction tech
10 hours, 10 minutes ago from TechCrunch
Although it’s not the sexiest of industries, the hefty construction sector in 2018 attracted not only the attention but, more importantly, the dollars of investors.

» Compiz 0.9.14 Released As First Update In Over Two Years
10 hours, 17 minutes ago from Phoronix
While Ubuntu may no longer be using Compiz by default as the compositing window manager, the Compiz project is still alive as marked by today's Compiz 0.9.14.0 release...

» Bloody Marys and Massages: A Visit to an Amex Centurion Lounge
10 hours, 29 minutes ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
In January, I drove three hours from my home in Austin, Texas, to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, terminal D—but I didn’t have a flight to catch. Instead, I spent an afternoon at the upda...

» Hoaxer Behind 2,400 Fake Bomb Threats Caught After Gaming Site Breach
10 hours, 47 minutes ago from Slashdot
20-year-old Timothy Dalton Vaughn from Winston-Salem, N.C now faces 80 years in federal prison, reports KrebsOnSecurity.com: Federal authorities this week arrested a North Carolina man who allegedly r...

» Gallery: Natick Mall Apple Store reopens with updated design
10 hours, 54 minutes ago from 9to5Mac
Apple’s first retail expansion of 2019 is complete. Customers and team members in Natick, Massachusetts celebrated the grand reopening of Natick Mall’s Apple Store today after just under nine mont...

» Debian 9.8 Released With Latest Security Fixes
11 hours, 7 minutes ago from Phoronix
Debian 9.8 is available this weekend as the latest bug-fix / security fix update to Debian GNU/Linux "Stretch"...

» KDE neon Systems Based on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Have Reached End of Life, Upgrade Now
11 hours, 10 minutes ago from LXer Linux News
The development team behind the Ubuntu-based KDE neon distribution announced the end of life of an older series of the operating system based on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus).

» NVIDIA Answers Burning DLSS Questions, Promises Constant Work Over Time to Improve Image Quality
11 hours, 20 minutes ago from Wccftech
Earlier this week GeForce RTX owners had the chance to put their new and shiny graphics cards to the test with the release of Metro Exodus, which featured both ray tracing and deep learning super-samp...

» Most Cryptos See Gentle Green Amid Exceedingly Calm Market Picture
11 hours, 25 minutes ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Cryptocurrencies are seeing mild price action, with virtually all of the top 20 coins by market cap seeing fluctuations of within 2 percent in both directions on the day

» Free Software Foundation: Dating Is a Free Software Issue
11 hours, 47 minutes ago from Slashdot
"I've been making the argument that everything is a free software issue for a few months now," writes the campaigns manager for the Free Software Foundation, in a new essay sharing thoughts on "the is...

» 2020 candidate John Delaney says Democrats should be more 'pro-jobs' after Amazon's New York retreat
12 hours, 15 minutes ago from Technology
Former Rep. John Delaney of Maryland, a Democratic 2020 presidential candidate, on Saturday mourned Amazon’s decision to cancel its plan to build a corporate headquarters in Queens, N.Y.

» Germany to extend electric company car tax incentives: paper
12 hours, 17 minutes ago from Reuters: Technology News
German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz plans to extend tax incentives for electric company cars, he told a newspaper on Saturday, the government's latest attempt to boost demand for clean vehicles.

» The replication crisis may also be a theory crisis
12 hours, 21 minutes ago from Ars Technica
Theory protects from "personal intuitions and culturally biased folk theories."

» Russia is going to disconnect from the internet as part of a planned test
12 hours, 28 minutes ago from Security Affairs
Russia plans to disconnect the country from the internet as part of an experiment aimed at testing the response to cyber attacks that should isolate it. Russia plans to conduct the country from the In...

» Visa and Mastercard could raise interchange fees
12 hours, 34 minutes ago from TechCrunch
According to a report from the WSJ, Visa and Mastercard are considering raising interchange fees on card transactions in the U.S. Visa and Mastercard generate most of their revenue from these small pr...

» HP’s President’s Day Sale Is Now Live! Save Up To $1591 With INSANE Discounts!
12 hours, 35 minutes ago from Wccftech
Note: All deals are valid only while stock lasts. This is a paid-for, sponsored post. We do not collect any commission on sales. HP’s President Day sale is live and offers some truly presidential di...

» Kickstart your career in AWS Cloud Development with this Pay What You Want Bundle
12 hours, 35 minutes ago from Neowin
Kickstart a career in the Cloud with these AWS resources. Pay what you want — and if that's less than the average price — you'll still take home something great. Instant digital redemption. Read m...

» [Update: New black color, fall release rumors] AirPods 2: Everything we know about the followup to Apple’s truly wireless earbuds
12 hours, 46 minutes ago from 9to5Mac
AirPods were originally released in December of 2016, which means it has been over 2 years since they first hit the market. The truly wireless earbuds from Apple have proven to be incredibly popular, ...

» Hundreds Still Live In The 'Exclusion Zone' Around Chernobyl
12 hours, 47 minutes ago from Slashdot
This weekend the BBC reports on the site of the Chernobyl nuclear plant explosion -- where "robotic cranes are dismantling 33-year-old, radioactive wreckage" -- investigating an area of more than 4,00...

» The Week in Ransomware - February 15th 2019 - Attack on MSPs
12 hours, 50 minutes ago from BleepingComputer
It has been a really dead week with ransomware, which we are always happy to see. Not much new variants released, other than the standard ones such as Matrix and Dharma. The biggest news this week has...

» Starz‘ Counterpart has been canceled—which is bad, because the show is good
12 hours, 51 minutes ago from Ars Technica
JK Simmons' spy skills haven't saved Counterpart yet, but the second half of Season 2 should.

» ErisX to CFTC: Regulated ETH Futures Would Result in More Robust, Liquid Market
12 hours, 52 minutes ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Chicago-based crypto exchange ErisX has filed a comment letter with the U.S. CFTC outlining the benefits of introducing regulated Ethereum futures contracts

» The Hardware Review – Razer Blade 15 (Advanced) 2019
12 hours, 54 minutes ago from Wccftech
The new Razer Blade 15 Advanced hits all the right points if you're looking for a well put together, great performing laptop, capable of playing the latest games which doesn't weigh a ton or sound lik...

» Uber sues NYC to contest cap on drivers
13 hours, 3 minutes ago from TechCrunch
Uber filed a lawsuit against New York City, The Verge reported. The company wants to overturn New York City’s rule that caps the number of new ride-hailing drivers. Last summer, the city approved le...

» Firefox for iOS Amps Up Private Browsing and More
13 hours, 4 minutes ago from LXer Linux News
Today we’re rolling out updated features for iPhone and iPad users, including a new layout for menu and settings, persistent Private Browsing tabs and new organization options within the New Tabs f...

» This week’s top stories: AirPods 2 in black, March Apple event rumors, WWDC dates, and more
13 hours, 12 minutes ago from 9to5Mac
In this week’s top stories: AirPods 2 with grip coating and black color option, 2019 iPhone rumors, 10 iPhone tips everyone should know, and more. Read on for all of this week’s biggest Apple st...

» Bitmain SoC Support Coming To Linux 5.1 - Sophon ARMv8 + RISC-V Chip For Deep Learning
13 hours, 17 minutes ago from Phoronix
Queued for mainlining with the upcoming Linux 5.1 kernel cycle is initial support for Bitmain SoCs. Bitmain is the Chinese company that started out designing ASICs for Bitcoin mining with the Antminer...

» Xiaomi Mi 9 Alleged Price Leak Reveals It Will Be Cheaper Than the Most Affordable Galaxy S10e
13 hours, 20 minutes ago from Wccftech
Around the time the MWC 2019 trade show starts, expect a lot of Chinese OEMs like Xiaomi, Huawei, and others to showcase their devices in an attempt to snare the market share away from its competitors...

» Intel Details New 9th Gen CPUs for Notebooks: i9-9980HK to i5-9300H
13 hours, 21 minutes ago from AnandTech
Intel is yet has to announce its 9th Gen Core processors for laptops officially, but because the company needs to sort out all the things with authorities and regulators well in advance of actual prod...

» Vitalik Buterin Dismisses Rumors New Constantinople Feature Allows Attack Vector
13 hours, 26 minutes ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin and other core devs have denied that a new Constantinople smart contract feature will have negative security implications for the network

» Latest Microsoft patent envisions 'toxicity shield' for multiuser environments
13 hours, 27 minutes ago from Neowin
Microsoft may be aiming to make virtual environments more user-friendly with a personalized 'toxicity shield' system. It would help censor certain behaviors for users based on their preferences. Read ...

» China tells world to ignore Mike Pence ‘lectures’
13 hours, 39 minutes ago from Technology
MUNICH — European leaders should disregard "lectures" from Vice President Mike Pence and other U.S. officials about Chinese encroachment into Europe, a top diplomat from the communist nation said Sa...

» Amazon made an $11.2bn profit in 2018 but paid no federal tax
13 hours, 47 minutes ago from Technology | The Guardian
Company is not paying any taxes for the second year in a row, due to various unspecified ‘tax credits’ and executive stock optionsAmazon has had a bad week but there is some comfort for the tech t...

» Private cabins, flying bars, and hundreds of seats—farewell, Airbus A380
13 hours, 50 minutes ago from Ars Technica
Enjoy this photo gallery in memory of the now-cancelled airliner.

» Take a look at the upcoming LG V50 ThinQ in this leaked render
13 hours, 51 minutes ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Here comes the first 5G phone from LG, though you might want to start saving up now.

» MiniWiki allows you to browse Wikipedia from your Apple Watch with bookmarks, nearby, and more
13 hours, 54 minutes ago from 9to5Mac
MiniWiki is a new app from developer Will Bishop that allows you to browse Wikipedia directly from your Apple Watch. The app supports features like popular articles around you, offline reading, bookma...

» Crackdown 3 Review – All It’s Cracked Up To Be?
14 hours, 20 minutes ago from Wccftech
The gaming landscape has entirely changed since the original Crackdown released in 2007. The rise of Call of Duty, the historic peak and slow decline of World of Warcraft, the FGC (fighting game commu...

» Making the Grade: Makeblock Neuron Explorer Kit is a useful addition to a STEM lab
14 hours, 20 minutes ago from 9to5Mac
As an IT Director, I am always on the lookout for ways to allow our students to use technology in new and interesting ways. We teach some basic coding skills (I love it for the problem-solving aspect ...

» Transportation Weekly: Didi woes, how Nuro met Softbank, Amazon’s appetite
14 hours, 20 minutes ago from TechCrunch
Welcome back to Transportation Weekly; I’m your host Kirsten Korosec, senior transportation reporter at TechCrunch. This is the second edition and seriously people, what happened this week? Too much...

» A new batch of 127 million records appears in the dark web
14 hours, 30 minutes ago from Security Affairs
A new batch of 127 million records appears in the dark web, this time the huge trove of data appears to be originated from eight companies. A hacker that goes online with the moniker ‘gnosticplayers...

» BACO Power Savings Support Comes To AMD's Vega 12
14 hours, 34 minutes ago from Phoronix
The latest addition to AMD's open-source Linux kernel driver is supporting BACO on Vega 12...

» Conqueror’s Blade Free Open Beta Weekend is Live
14 hours, 49 minutes ago from Wccftech
Conqueror’s Blade is a game that you should be interested in. Back at Gamescom, I was able to have a hands-on with the game and I genuinely loved it. I likened it to Mount and Blade in the fact that...

» Apple allowing Apple Music subscribers to gift a free month of the service to friends
14 hours, 51 minutes ago from 9to5Mac
Last weekend, Apple sent a wave of Apple Music notifications to previous subscribers offering them an additional 3-month free trial. Now, Apple is continuing its Apple Music focus with push notificati...

» Newegg Lists ASUS ROG Dominus Extreme Motherboard, More Xeon CPUs Supported
14 hours, 56 minutes ago from AnandTech
One of the interesting elements to Intel’s unlocked 28-core Xeon W-3175 processor launch was that the motherboard options to support this processor were minimal. At present only ASUS and GIGABYTE ha...

» Here’s a First Look at the First 5G-Ready Flagship From LG and It’s Not the G8 ThinQ
14 hours, 56 minutes ago from Wccftech
Just like last year, LG is preparing two flagships for 2019, with the first one being the G8 ThinQ. During the MWC 2019 trade show, things are expected to be a little different, thanks to the introduc...

» 6 Ways to Open Folders in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
14 hours, 58 minutes ago from LXer Linux News
Opening folders in Ubuntu is one of the basic tasks you will perform as a regular Ubuntu user. In this article, we will explain 6 ways to open folders in the Ubuntu GUI and Shell.

» Ordinary Stablecoin or XRP Killer? What We Know About JPMorgan Chase’s New Cryptocurrency
15 hours, 1 minute ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Will JPM Coin kill XRP, or is it just a stablecoin for internal use? Learn in our analysis

» Bitcoin Is… Bitcoin Just Is What?
15 hours, 8 minutes ago from CoinDesk
What is bitcoin? 40 experts show that 10 years later, it's still a question with a variety of answers.

» A natural selection: Evolution evolves from board game to digital app
15 hours, 10 minutes ago from Ars Technica
Years in development, this is a terrific app adaption of the board game.

» RADV Driver Gets Big Patch Series For 8-bit & 16-bit Arithmetic, 8-bit Storage
15 hours, 13 minutes ago from Phoronix
A set of 38 patches have been sent out that wire in support for the VK_KHR_shader_float16_int8, VK_AMD_gpu_shader_half_float, VK_AMD_gpu_shader_int16, and VK_KHR_8bit_storage extensions to the RADV dr...

» When will self-driving cars earn our trust?
15 hours, 20 minutes ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
We willingly share the roads with fallible human drivers, but machines have to work a lot harder to earn a place on our streets.

» Startups Weekly: Is Y Combinator’s latest cohort too big?
15 hours, 21 minutes ago from TechCrunch
Plus, e-scooter subscription services are a thing now, the Vision Fund is betting big on autonomous delivery and Facebook almost bought Unity.

» Academics Confirm Major Predictive Policing Algorithm Is Fundamentally Flawed
15 hours, 21 minutes ago from Slashdot
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Motherboard: Last week, Motherboard published an investigation which revealed that law enforcement agencies around the country are using PredPol -- a predictiv...

» Windows 10 Will Soon Let You Access WSL Linux Files From Explorer, Other Improvements
15 hours, 37 minutes ago from Phoronix
With Windows 10 Version 1903 inching closer as the "April 2019" Update, Microsoft published a blog post on Friday night outlining the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) changes they are making in this ...

» Exclusive: China ride-hailing giant Didi plans Chile, Peru launches to take on Uber
15 hours, 46 minutes ago from Reuters: Technology News
Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing is planning to take on U.S. rival Uber in some of Latin America's fastest-growing markets, recruiting managers in Chile, Peru and Colombia, according to job pos...

» ET Deals: Humble Great GameMaker Games Bundle
16 hours, 21 minutes ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
Thanks to GameMaker Studio, it's never been easier for gamedevs to make incredible 2D projects. And if you'd like to partake in some of the best games made with these handy tools, this week's Humble B...

» Chakra GNU/Linux Users Get KDE Plasma 5.15 Desktop and KDE Applications 18.12.2
16 hours, 28 minutes ago from LXer Linux News
Users of the Chakra GNU/Linux distribution have received yet another batch of updates that bring them all the latest KDE technologies and security fixes.

» LG's V50 ThinQ carrying Sprint's 5G branding has been leaked
16 hours, 41 minutes ago from Neowin
LG's upcoming phone that will bring support for Sprint's 5G network will supposedly be the V50 ThinQ, according to a new leak. The device will likely be announced at the Mobile World Congress 2019. Re...

» Major Crypto Brokerage Coinmama Reports 450,000 Users Affected by Data Breach
16 hours, 43 minutes ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Israel-based crypto brokerage Coinmama — which allows users to purchase Bitcoin and Ethereum using a credit card — has suffered a major data breach affecting 450,000 users

» Behold, the Facebook phishing scam that could dupe even vigilant users
16 hours, 50 minutes ago from Ars Technica
HTML block almost perfectly reproduces Facebook single sign-on Window.

» Twitter Retains Your DMs For Years After You’ve Deactivated Your Account
17 hours, 8 minutes ago from Fossbytes
It seems that Twitter’s definition of ‘Delete’ is different from ours. In a report published by Techcrunch, it was revealed that Twitter retains users’ messages for years even after they have ...

» OPPO R19 isn’t coming in 2019, but a Snapdragon 855 flagship is coming
17 hours, 18 minutes ago from xda-developers
OPPO is one of the largest smartphone vendors in the world. The company, which is owned by BBK Electronics, traditionally releases two R series upper mid-range phones in any given year. These phones h...

» Maker’s MKR Crypto Outperforms in February with 37% Gains
17 hours, 21 minutes ago from CoinDesk
Ethereum-based cryptocurrency Maker is outperforming the broader markets with a 37 percent gain on a month-to-date basis.

» Norway: Anarcho-Capitalist Smart City Adopts Crypto as Sole Recognized Medium of Exchange
17 hours, 23 minutes ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Liberstad — a private, anarcho-capitalist city in Norway — has adopted a cryptocurrency native to its blockchain-powered smart city platform

» AirPods 2 could be here next month – and might even appear in black
17 hours, 50 minutes ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
We're not exactly sure when the AirPods 2 are going to appear, but a new report suggests March will be the month.

» OnePlus 6T Camera Review: Climbing Up the Ladder
17 hours, 51 minutes ago from xda-developers
The OnePlus 6 represented a dramatic improvement in camera performance for OnePlus phones, which had been a sore point for the company up until then. With the release of the device, OnePlus went from ...

» Another little update on Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation for Linux
18 hours, 3 minutes ago from LXer Linux News
While Stardock haven't managed to get Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation onto Linux just yet, they did give another small update last month.

» Metrics May Point to Ether Being Undervalued
18 hours, 20 minutes ago from CoinDesk
There is a dichotomy between theory and practice of what fundamental demand indicators should be driving the price of ether.

» Huawei Mate 20 Pro update lets users add a second face for face unlock
18 hours, 21 minutes ago from xda-developers
You’ll find numerous screen unlocking options among Android devices. You can use a trusty password, pattern, or PIN or scan your iris, face, or finger. When dealing with sensitive financial transact...

» Chicago Mayor Releases Roadmap For Transitioning To 100 Percent Renewable Energy By 2035
18 hours, 21 minutes ago from Slashdot
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanual has released a roadmap for transitioning to 100% renewable energy by 2035 and to an electric Chicago Transit Authority bus fleet by 2040. The move is especially noteworthy a...

» Astaroth Trojan relies on legitimate os and antivirus processes to steal data
18 hours, 41 minutes ago from Security Affairs
A new Astaroth Trojan campaign was spotted by the Cybereason’s Nocturnus team, hackers are targeting Brazil and European countries. Researchers at Cybereason’s Nocturnus team have uncovered a new...

» Weekend PC Game Deals: Tactical free events let everyone partner up
18 hours, 51 minutes ago from Neowin
This weekend's PC game deals include some free events for Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege and ARMA 3 that also gives access to its Apex expansion, as well as plenty of other discounted games. Read more...

» PlanetSide Arena Delayed Again on PC, Pre-Orders Refunded; Now Shipping This Summer on Both PC and PlayStation 4
19 hours, 13 minutes ago from Wccftech
Daybreak Games announced another delay for the PC version of PlanetSide Arena, the Battle Royale version of the large scale sci-fi first-person shooter. Originally scheduled for an early access debut ...

» Honor View 20 goes on sale in Reliance Digital and MyJio stores in India while the Moto G7 Power launches on Flipkart
19 hours, 15 minutes ago from xda-developers
It’s February, and smartphone launches in India have already started to gain momentum. Many new phones are due to launch in India in the coming weeks after MWC 2019. Since the start of the year, we ...

» VR needs to be led by creatives, not hardware cycles
19 hours, 20 minutes ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
As manufacturers race to make commercially viable VR headsets, what role will cultural institutions play?

» 'We proved Amazon wrong': activists celebrate Bezos retreat from Queens
19 hours, 21 minutes ago from Technology | The Guardian
Abrupt collapse of company’s plans seen as a milestone victory for leftwing insurgents over Democrats who backed the dealAmazon picked a tough moment to come to New York.Progressive groups were in t...

» Apple lets Music users send a referral to their friends for a one-month free subscription
19 hours, 23 minutes ago from Neowin
Apple has reportedly sent out notifications to its Music subscribers with a referral link that they can send to their friends or family members as a gift for a one-month free subscription. Read more.....

» It's your last weekend to grab one of the best SIM only deals ever: £20 p/m for unlimited data
19 hours, 51 minutes ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Time is almost up for this epic SIMO from Three - £20 for unlimited data, texts and calls.

» How to Install ERPNext on Ubuntu 18.04
19 hours, 57 minutes ago from LXer Linux News
ERPNext is an open-source Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) framework designed around hassle-free web-based business process management. ERPNext features include Accounting, HR & Payroll, Manufac...

» Filmmakers Want Phone Ban and Special Court to Tackle Indian ‘Cam’ Piracy
20 hours, 6 minutes ago from TorrentFreak
Now that 'cam' piracy is being outlawed in India, the local Film Federation is calling for a special court to handle these cases. In addition, it wants phones to be banned from theaters. While the mov...

» Firefox Extensions to use different storage type in Firefox 66
20 hours, 23 minutes ago from gHacks Technology News
Firefox 66 is the upcoming stable version of the web browser by Mozilla. The version is currently in the Beta channel and will be moved to Stable on March 19, 2019 according […] Ghacks needs you. Yo...

» How to migrate all of your Android contacts to Google
21 hours, 6 minutes ago from Articles on TechRepublic
Jack Wallen walks you through the process of migrating your contacts from your phone's local storage to your Google account.

» Gravitational Wave Detectors Upgraded To Hunt For 'Extreme Cosmic Events'
21 hours, 21 minutes ago from Slashdot
The Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) facilities, residing in Washington and Louisiana, will be upgraded via grants from the U.S. National Science Foundation, UK Research and ...

» OpenAI won't release an AI model due to its ability to create fake news
21 hours, 31 minutes ago from Neowin
OpenAI has developed a model that can produce realistic textual responses, however, the firm has opted not to release it due to its potentially malicious applications in fake news and impersonation. R...

» Xiaomi reveals the Mi 9’s triple rear camera specs, in-display fingerprint scanner, and Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
21 hours, 39 minutes ago from xda-developers
Before Xiaomi announced the date for the Mi 9’s launch event, we hardly knew anything about the upcoming flagship smartphone. Rather than let their surprises be ruined by leaks, Xiaomi’s official ...

» [Update 2: [email protected] Development Complete] Xiaomi POCO F1 will get 4K 60 FPS video recording next month
21 hours, 50 minutes ago from xda-developers
The Xiaomi POCO F1 has been praised as one of the best value flagship smartphones of 2018, putting it head-to-head with smartphones like the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T. With a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, 6...

» 3D Motion-Controlled Gaming in Smartphone! A Detailed Look into the HONOR View20’s 3D Technology
21 hours, 51 minutes ago from xda-developers
Smartphone camera technology has evolved rapidly over the last two years. Dual and triple lens setups are now the norm, with new technology being introduced to many different upcoming smartphones. Hon...

» Make websites more readable with a shell script
21 hours, 52 minutes ago from LXer Linux News
If you want people to find your website useful, they need to be able to read it. The colors you choose for your text can affect the readability of your site. Unfortunately, a popular trend in web des...

» MIUI 10 Global Stable finally rolls out for the Xiaomi Redmi Y1/Redmi Note 5A Prime and Redmi Y1 Lite/Redmi Note 5A
22 hours, 2 minutes ago from xda-developers
Xiaomi releases a ton of smartphones each year, often bringing existing smartphones released in China into new markets under a different brand name. That’s exactly what happened with the budget Xiao...

» Google ARCore 1.7 adds an Augmented Faces API and support for the Honor View 20, Moto G7, OPPO R17 Pro, and more
22 hours, 31 minutes ago from xda-developers
Google’s augmented reality SDK, ARCore, is getting a big update to version 1.7. In a blog post, Google states that version 1.7 focuses on “creative elements” like augmented reality selfies, anim...

» Your deleted Twitter DMs from years back are never really gone, says security expert
22 hours, 37 minutes ago from Neowin
A security researcher claims that Twitter has been keeping copies of deleted direct messages for many years, including both DMs you and your recipient have removed and those from deactivated accounts....

» Google will test auto-updates for preloaded Android apps sans account login
22 hours, 53 minutes ago from Neowin
In the coming months, Google will be automatically updating preloaded apps on Android devices running the Lollipop version or higher as part of a plan to test a new Google Play feature. Read more...

» Wayland's Weston 6.0 To Support XDG-Shell Stable, Helping Apps Like MPV Video Player
22 hours, 53 minutes ago from Phoronix
While the current Wayland/Weston release cycle is a bit behind schedule, it has allowed time for another addition to be made to the Weston 6.0 compositor...

» Moto G6 and G6 Play are getting the Android Pie update, starting in Brazil
23 hours, 5 minutes ago from xda-developers
After the stable update for the Moto G6 Plus rolled out last month, it’s now time for the Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play to get a taste of pie. Soak tests for the aforementioned update have been ongoing i...

» Redmi’s General Manager calls ToF sensors a gimmick intended to deceive users
23 hours, 22 minutes ago from xda-developers
Time of Flight (ToF) sensors are sensors that measure the 3D depth information of an object on the basis of the time it takes infrared signals to travel between the sensor, the object, and then back t...

» Final Cut Friday: 10 transition tips for FCP X [Video]
23 hours, 25 minutes ago from 9to5Mac
Transitions are key building blocks for putting together cohesive videos in your NLE of choice. In Final Cut Pro X, there are many shortcuts, tips, and tricks that can be used while inserting or editi...

» Ansible for the Windows admin
23 hours, 46 minutes ago from LXer Linux News
We are searching for a champion, a Windows administrator willing to venture out into the world of Ansible automation. No, you will not need to know Bash scripting or how to navigate your way around a ...

» Moto Camera update adds Live Filters, new manual mode features, and Leveler UI
23 hours, 50 minutes ago from xda-developers
Motorola might not be the first in line to bring the latest tricks to its official Camera app, but it has been committed to bringing these features well in time. The company recently updated the Moto...

» Proton 3.16-7 Updates Against DXVK 0.96, New FAudio
1 day, 1 hour ago from Phoronix
It's been a while since Valve issued a new Proton update for their spin of Wine that powers Steam Play for running Windows games on Linux. Fortunately, in time for any weekend gaming, a new Proton rel...

» C Programming Tutorial 4 - Variables and Memory
1 day, 1 hour ago from LXer Linux News
In this tutorial series so far, we have discussed how to create and run a basic C program, what are preprocessors, as well as basics of variables. Now let's dig a bit deep into variables and discuss t...

» NEO Blockchain Platform Opens Seattle Office Headed by Ex-Microsoft Exec
1 day, 2 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Chinese blockchain platform NEO is opening new offices in Seattle, through which it hopes to break into the U.S. market

» After outrage over Chrome ad-block block plan, Google backs away from crippling web advert, content filters
1 day, 2 hours ago from The Register
Revised proposals attempt to address worries over Manifest v3 API changes Google has proposed changes to its Chrome Extension renovation plan that answer some but not all of the concerns its Manifest ...

» Steve Jurvetson tells all: about his new $200 million fund, his new partner, his new shopping list, and more
1 day, 2 hours ago from TechCrunch
Steve Jurvetson is staging a comeback, disclosing today that his new San Francisco-based, early-stage venture firm Future Ventures, has raised $200 million for its debut fund. “It’s good to be bac...

» elementary 5 "Juno"
1 day, 2 hours ago from LXer Linux News
In the span of less than two years, a tiny little Linux distro came out ofnowhere to become one of the most watched and talked about systems available.In the blink of an eye, it went from nothing to p...

» This Week in Enterprise Tech 329: Low Code 101
1 day, 2 hours ago from All TWiT.tv Shows (Video HD)
Sigh...another data breach, the telecom industry wants a standard so you really know where a phone call comes from, is being a CISO bad for your health, are enterprise data centers going liquid coolin...

» Report: QuadrigaCX Founder May Have Stored Private Keys on Paper in Safety Deposit Box
1 day, 3 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
QuadrigaCX founder Gerald Cotten reportedly stored paper copies of keys for the exchange’s cold wallets in a safety deposit box

» How's this for sci-fi: A cosmic river of 4,000 stars dazzles lifeforms as it flows through a galaxy. And that galaxy is the Milky Way
1 day, 3 hours ago from The Register
And said lifeforms include us humans on Earth If you’re living in Earth's southern hemisphere, chances are you may be able to see some of the stars in a newly identified cosmic river that's flowed t...

» The Payoff From California’s “Data Dividend” Must Be Stronger Privacy Laws
1 day, 3 hours ago from Deeplinks
California Governor Gavin Newsom, in his first State of the State Address, called for a “Data Dividend” (what some are calling a “digital dividend”) from big tech. It’s not yet clear what fo...

» Facebook could be hit with a record settling multi-billion dollar fine from the FTC for privacy violation
1 day, 3 hours ago from TechWorm
Facebook is negotiating a multi-billion dollar fine with the FTC over privacy probe Facebook could be slapped a multi-billion dollar fine from the FTC (Federal Trade Commission) over recent privacy la...

» Rumor suggests that VR could be coming to the Nintendo Switch
1 day, 3 hours ago from Neowin
A new report claims that Nintendo may be planning to announce some form of virtual reality content for its hybrid console as soon as this year, and it could start with a new Nintendo Labo experience. ...

» SUSE OpenStack Cloud v9, Ubuntu 18.04.2 LTS Released, Happy Birthday Steam for Linux, WebKitGTK v 2.23.90 Released, Future Support of Virtual Desktops Hinted at in Chromium Codebase
1 day, 3 hours ago from LXer Linux News
A roundup of the week's news.

» Today’s List of Paid Apps and Games That Are Free at the Play Store Including Speedometer GPS Pro and More
1 day, 3 hours ago from Wccftech
I decided to mix things up again. Let me know in the comments if this is something you want to see more often. Speedometer GPS Pro Features included – Save your track info. – Switch between car sp...

» Where’s the Equifax Data? Does It Matter?
1 day, 3 hours ago from Threatpost | The first stop for security news
Threat-hunters say the breached data from the massive Equifax incident is nowhere to be found, indicating a spy job.

» SVT-AV1 Already Seeing Nice Performance Improvements Since Open-Sourcing
1 day, 4 hours ago from Phoronix
It was just a few weeks ago that Intel open-sourced the SVT-AV1 project as a CPU-based AV1 video encoder. In the short time since publishing it, there's already been some significant performance impro...

» Moscow Blockchain Cluster Needs Intellectual Property Mechanism, Says Expert
1 day, 4 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
The upcoming Moscow-based blockchain innovation cluster needs a mechanism for assessing intellectual property, according to an expert

» Apple Requiring 2-Factor Authentication on Developer Account Holders
1 day, 4 hours ago from BleepingComputer
Users who are part of the Apple Developer program have started receiving emails that state they need to add 2-factor authentication to their accounts by February 27th, 2019. Otherwise, they will be lo...

» Chinese Crypto Miner Predicts That Bitcoin Could Reach $740K
1 day, 4 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Chinese crypto miner Zhu Fa predicted that the price of Bitcoin could reach nearly $740,000

» Audiophile Linux Promises Aural Nirvana
1 day, 4 hours ago from LXer Linux News
This bring us to Audiophile Linux. Audiophile Linux is an Arch Linux-based distribution geared toward, as the name suggests, audiophiles. What makes Audiophile Linux special? First and foremost, it’...

» AirPods 2 Rumored to Already Be in Production – Launch and New Color Option Details Reported
1 day, 4 hours ago from Wccftech
AirPods 2 rumors have become rampant, echoing that the second-generation wireless earphones from Apple will launch later year during spring, and what’s more important is that the company’s AirPowe...

» Amazon invites Ocasio-Cortez for tour, calls worker claims untrue
1 day, 4 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
A senior Amazon.com Inc executive on Friday disputed claims raised by Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez that Amazon workers face "dehumanizing conditions" as being untrue and invited her to take...

» Metro Exodus Surprisingly Runs Best on Xbox One S, Sony Console Performance Shaky
1 day, 4 hours ago from Wccftech
Metro Exodus is finally out today, and the game is a real beast on PC, but what about on consoles? Which machine provides the best post-apocalyptic experience? The tech heads at Digital Foundry have t...

» Microsoft patents hint at eye tracking and improved field of view in upcoming HoloLens
1 day, 5 hours ago from Neowin
A couple of patents published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office show that Microsoft has been working on ways to add eye tracking and improving the field of view of the HoloLens. Read more...

» Report: Global Blockchain in Energy Utilities Market to Grow 60% by 2024
1 day, 5 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
A recent report states that the blockchain in energy utilities market will grow 60 percent by 2024, reaching $3.46 billion

» Google Fixing Chrome API to Prevent Incognito Mode Detection
1 day, 5 hours ago from BleepingComputer
When browsing the web with Google Chrome, some sites are using a method to determine if a visitor is in a regular browsing session or in incognito mode. As this can be considered a breach in privacy,...

» How to Elevate a Netcat Shell to a Meterpreter Session for More Power & Control
1 day, 5 hours ago from Null Byte « WonderHowTo
Popping a shell is often the main goal of a hacker, and it can be exciting when executed properly, but sometimes they do have their limitations. Metasploit's Meterpreter probably needs no introduction...

» Lyft to woo investors with fast U.S. growth in IPO race with Uber
1 day, 5 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Lyft Inc will pitch investors on its fast growth in the United States as it seeks to beat out Uber Technologies Inc to become the first publicly listed ride-hailing company, according to people famili...

» Deal of the Month: HyperJuice Wireless Charger Case for Apple AirPods $20 (Reg. $50)
1 day, 5 hours ago from 9to5Mac
This month we’ve teamed up with Hyper for our first ever 9to5Mac Deal of the Month. For February only, you can get the HyperJuice AirPods Wireless Charging case for 60% off regular price: Get the Hy...

» Triangulation 385: Piper Founder Joel Sadler
1 day, 5 hours ago from All TWiT.tv Shows (Video HD)
Jason Howell is joined by Dr. Joel Sadler, founder of the education startup Piper. They discuss their latest DIY computer kit which teaches kids to build and program electronics; launching their first...

» Brokerage Firms Warned by FINRA Regulator of New Phishing Attack
1 day, 5 hours ago from BleepingComputer
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has issued an information notice to brokerage firms regarding an ongoing phishing attack which currently targets member firms with malicious spam...

» How to Detect Vulnerabilities in a Web Application with Uniscan
1 day, 5 hours ago from Null Byte « WonderHowTo
With the number of web applications out there today, it comes as no surprise that there are just as many vulnerabilities waiting for hackers to discover. Finding those vulnerabilities can be a difficu...

» Windows Insider sad face – no new Fast Ring builds for 19H1 until at least next Tuesday
1 day, 5 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Although Microsoft was hoping to get a new build out to Fast Ring insiders testing Windows 10 1903/19H1 today (Friday), it’s not going to happen. And since Monday is the President’s Day holiday in...

» Samsung Announces Galaxy Tab S5e Tablet with Android 9 Pie, Ultra Thin Design
1 day, 5 hours ago from LXer Linux News
Samsung announced today the Galaxy Tab S5e tablet with a stylish and versatile design, and components to help you enjoy the best possible content from your favorite streaming services.

» Data Breach Bonanza: Dating Apps, Equifax, Mass Credential Dumps
1 day, 5 hours ago from Threatpost | The first stop for security news
Data-exposure "lowlights" for the week ending Feb. 15, 2019.

» Network recovery advice: Experts weigh in
1 day, 6 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
In the old days, you just had redundant everything, and disaster recovery meant switching over. Not so in the world of cloud computing, security nightmares, and virtual everything.

» Pokemon No! Good news: You can now ban the virtual pests, er, pets to stop nerds wandering around your property
1 day, 6 hours ago from The Register
Lawyers clean up after games biz settles with homeowners sick of zombie players Pokemon Go will soon let people ban its virtual pets from around their houses following a legal settlement with homeowne...

» Indonesia: New Legislation Recognizes Crypto as Trading Commodity
1 day, 6 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
New regulations introduced in Indonesia recognize cryptocurrencies as trading commodities and gives legal certainty to cryptocurrency exchanges

» Apple Music Users Able to Gift a Month Subscription to a Friend
1 day, 6 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Apple is today sending out notifications to Apple Music subscribers that, when tapped, allows them to send a referral to friend to sign up for a free one-month subscription to Apple Music. According ...

» Early Copy of Super Mario Bros. Sells for Record-Setting $100,150
1 day, 6 hours ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
You might think spending $60 on a new AAA video game is a lot, but three video game enthusiasts just spent more than $100,000 on a single game, and they don't even plan to play it. The post Early Cop...

» Apple acquires talking Barbie voicetech startup PullString
1 day, 6 hours ago from TechCrunch
Apple has just bought up the talent it needs to make talking toys a part of Siri, HomePod, and its voice strategy. Apple has acquired PullString, also known as ToyTalk, according to Axios’ Dan Prima...

» How Amazon scrapped its plans for a New York headquarters
1 day, 6 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
More than a year of work to bring Amazon.com Inc's headquarters and tens of thousands of jobs to New York City ended on Thursday with a couple of phone calls.

» Apple reportedly buys PullString, a voice assistant startup behind enterprise Alexa apps
1 day, 6 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Apple has today agreed to buy a San Francisco-based startup Pullstring, according to Axios. The company focuses on designing and publishing voice apps. Such an acquisition could play an important rol...

» Google working on new Chrome security feature to 'obliterate DOM XSS'
1 day, 6 hours ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Google announces Trusted Types browser API, a new defense against DOM-based XSS attacks.

» Marriott now lets you check if you’re a victim of the Starwood hack
1 day, 6 hours ago from TechCrunch
Hotel chain giant Marriott will now let you check if you’re a victim of the Starwood hack. The company confirmed to TechCrunch that it has put in place “a mechanism to enable guests to look up ind...

» You'll soon be able to access your Linux files from Windows 10
1 day, 6 hours ago from Neowin
Microsoft has updated the changelog for Windows 10 Insider Preview build 18836, which was released yesterday to Skip Ahead Insiders, to show some new Windows Subsystem for Linux improvements. Read mor...

» Apple Acquires Voice App Startup PullString
1 day, 6 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Apple recently purchased PullString, a San Francisco startup that enables the design and publishing of voice apps through its PullString Converse platform, reports Axios. PullString could be used to ...

» Apple to Release AirPods With New Coating and Black Color in the Spring
1 day, 6 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Apple is planning to release AirPods that feature a new surface coating, wireless charging, and a black color option, according to a report from Taiwanese Economic Daily News. Apple supplier Inventec...

» Amazon places big bet on aspiring Tesla rival Rivian
1 day, 6 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Amazon.com Inc said on Friday it would lead a $700 million investment in U.S. electric pickup truck startup Rivian Automotive LLC, in the e-commerce giant's biggest bet on technologies with potential ...

» Bloke thrown in the cooler for eight years after 3D-printing gun to dodge weapon ban
1 day, 6 hours ago from The Register
'I didn’t buy a gun, I built the gun'... Ctrl+C, Ctrl+V, Ctrl+P lands Texas man in the slammer A Texas fella banned from owning firearms is now behind bars for trying to 3D print a gun for himself....

» Why should you use Rust in WebAssembly?
1 day, 6 hours ago from LXer Linux News
WebAssembly (Wasm) is a technology that has the chance to reshape how we build apps for the browser. Not only will it allow us to build whole new classes of web applications, but it will also allow us...

» Economic Daily News: Updated AirPods in production with black color option, launching alongside AirPower in spring
1 day, 6 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Chinese media outlet Economic Daily News is reporting that Inventec is already producing a new version of AirPods with a different exterior material for the earbuds and charging case, as well as a bla...

» The Outer Worlds Tells a Linear Story, Choices Happen Between the Big Plot Points
1 day, 6 hours ago from Wccftech
Many are hoping Obsidian’s upcoming RPG The Outer Worlds will be able to stand tall as a true successor to the Fallout series, but in order to do that, the game definitely needs to deliver in one ar...

» Apple Notes Blockchain Guidelines in Recent SEC Filing
1 day, 7 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
A recent filing with the U.S. SEC shows that Apple has been involved with developing blockchain standards for mineral supply chains

» 5 free alternatives to Microsoft Excel
1 day, 7 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
If you don't want to pay for an expensive Microsoft Office subscription, here are five alternatives to Excel that you can get for free today.

» Staffing Shortage Makes Vulnerabilities Worse
1 day, 7 hours ago from Dark Reading:
Businesses don't have sufficient staff to find vulnerabilities or protect against their exploit, according to a new report by Ponemon Institute.

» Hackers Found Phishing for Facebook Credentials
1 day, 7 hours ago from Dark Reading:
A "very realistic-looking" login prompt is designed to capture users' Facebook credentials, researchers report.

» Windows 10 April 2019 Update release date, news and features
1 day, 7 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Windows 10 April 2019 Update is set to bring even more new features to Windows 10.

» Google Pixelbook 2: what we want to see
1 day, 7 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Here’s everything we want to see from the Google Pixelbook 2

» MacBook Air 2019: what we want to see
1 day, 7 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
The MacBook Air has always been Apple’s most popular laptop, but how will it improve in 2019?

» MacBook 2019 release date, news and rumors
1 day, 7 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Here's everything we know so far about the MacBook 2019, which may end up as Apple’s best laptop, if it ever sees the light of day

» MacBook Pro 2019: what we want to see
1 day, 7 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Everything we want to see in the next MacBook Pro for 2019, and our place for the latest leaks.

» Surface Studio 3: what we want to see
1 day, 7 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
The Surface Studio lineup has always been the premier devices for artists. But, what does the future hold? Here’s what we want to see from Surface Studio 3.

» Shell buys Sonnen, Tesla’s competitor in the home battery business
1 day, 7 hours ago from Ars Technica
The acquisition follows Shell's purchase of EV charging company Greenlots.

» Microsoft Surface Laptop 3: what we want to see
1 day, 7 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Surface Laptop 2 is already one of the best laptops, but what could the future hold for Microsoft’s Surface Laptop 3?

» Microsoft Surface Pro 7: what we want to see
1 day, 7 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
The Microsoft Surface Pro 6 is already a great device, but what could Microsoft do with the Surface Pro 7?

» Surface Book 3: what we want to see
1 day, 7 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Taking a closer look at the possibilities of a Surface Book 3 in the face of little to no early information just yet.

» Google Chrome for Android is testing a new grid layout for tabs
1 day, 7 hours ago from xda-developers
Tab hoarders and people with fat fingers, rejoice. Google Chrome’s tab page could get a whole lot less cluttered thanks to the introduction of a new Chrome flag. The flag, only available in a freshl...

» Google Fuchsia release date, news and rumors
1 day, 7 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Exploring all we know so far about Google Fuchsia, the OS in development for Google laptops, phones and tablets.

» Wine 4.2 Released With Unicode String Normalization & ECC Crypto Key Support
1 day, 7 hours ago from Phoronix
The second bi-weekly development release following last month's stable debut of Wine 4.0 is now available for testing...

» Deploy the space harpoon
1 day, 7 hours ago from TechCrunch
Watch out, starwhales.

» The best Ultrabooks 2019: top thin and light laptops reviewed
1 day, 7 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
We've put together a definitive list of the best Ultrabooks.

» Best HP laptops 2019: the top HP laptops we’ve seen and tested
1 day, 7 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
HP has risen to one of the top laptop makers in the world – here's a look at the best HP laptops.

» Comical iPhone XR ad shows off Portrait Mode Depth Control: ‘Did you bokeh my child?’
1 day, 7 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Apple has today rolled out a new ad titled “Bokeh’d” focused on the computational bokeh effect found on iPhone 7 Plus and later. With newer iPhone generations, users can adjust the amount of bok...

» Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, EOS, Bitcoin Cash, TRON, Stellar, Binance Coin, Bitcoin SV: Price Analysis, February 15
1 day, 7 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
With JPMorgan releasing its own coin, news seems to be turning positive. Is it a good time to buy a few of the major cryptocurrencies? Let’s find out

» Apple Shares Humorous 'Bokeh'd' Ad Highlighting iPhone Depth Control Feature
1 day, 7 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Apple today shared a new "Bokeh'd" video on its YouTube channel, which highlights the Depth Control feature on the iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR. In the spot, a group of mothers are looking at photos, wh...

» Western Digital’s RISC-V ‘Swerv’ Core Now Available for Free
1 day, 7 hours ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
Western Digital has announced that it's completed work on its "Swerv" RISC-V CPU core and has published the register-transfer level (RTL) abstraction of the design. The post Western Digital’s RISC-...

» How to watch for releases of upstream projects
1 day, 7 hours ago from LXer Linux News
Do you want to know when a new version of your favorite project is released? Do you want to make your job as packager easier? If so, this article is for you. It introduces you to the world of release-...

» Review: Far Cry New Dawn PC graphics benchmark analysis
1 day, 7 hours ago from Guru3D.com
It has been a busy gaming week, and for you likely a busy gaming weekend!  We check out and benchmark the PC version of Far Cry New Dawn (2019) for Windows on the PC relative towards graphics card pe...

» Twitter saves deleted direct messages for years, says security researcher
1 day, 7 hours ago from 9to5Mac
A new report from TechCrunch today reveals that Twitter holds on to deleted direct messages for years, in some cases even for accounts that have been suspended or deactivated. more… The post Twitt...

» Amazon triples profit to $11.2bn, pays ZERO DOLLARS in corp tax – instead we pay it $129m
1 day, 7 hours ago from The Register
Yet it's still whining that New York City didn't offer enough for HQ2 Amazon's pre-tax profits more than tripled last year to an extraordinary $11.2bn but, for a second year running, the web giant has...

» [Update: It Won’t] MIUI 10 to Get System-Wide Dark Theme in Future Release
1 day, 8 hours ago from Wccftech
[UPDATE]: Turns out the whole thing was a bug that was a result of enabling dark mode on the Google Messages app. Would have been nice to have, nonetheless. We do hope that it makes its way to a futur...

» Eight Cryptojacking Apps Booted From Microsoft Store
1 day, 8 hours ago from Threatpost | The first stop for security news
The eight apps were secretly stealing victims' CPU power to mine for Monero.

» EFF to State Department: Respect Freedom of Speech of Chinese Students
1 day, 8 hours ago from Deeplinks
EFF joined a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo opposing a proposal to deploy stronger vetting procedures against Chinese students intending to study in the United States because the procedures ...

» Researchers, scared by their own work, hold back “deepfakes for text” AI
1 day, 8 hours ago from Ars Technica
OpenAI's GPT-2 algorithm shows machine learning could ruin online content for everyone.

» GoTrendier raises $3.5 million to take on Spanish-language fashion marketplaces
1 day, 8 hours ago from TechCrunch
Thanks to environmentally conscious young buyers, throwaway culture is dying not only in the U.S., but also in Latin America — and startups are poised to jump in with services to help people recycle...

» Tips on How to Fight Back Against DNS Spoofing Attacks
1 day, 8 hours ago from Threatpost | The first stop for security news
Despite a welcome and needed DNS revamp, preventable abuse continues.

» Decentralized Finance Emerges as Banner Topic at Ethereum Denver Conference
1 day, 8 hours ago from CoinDesk
ETHDenver kicked off with an address by Aave CEO Stani Kulechov about a hot new wave of decentralized finance applications.

» Games with Gold: Super Bomberman R and Star Wars Jedi Academy are now free
1 day, 8 hours ago from Neowin
Super Bomberman R for the Xbox One and Star Wars Jedi Knight: Jedi Academy for the Xbox 360 have become free to claim for all Xbox Live Gold members as part of the Games with Gold program. Read more.....

» Comment: With Apple’s March event focused on services, when should we expect hardware updates?
1 day, 8 hours ago from 9to5Mac
At the start of the week, you could reasonably guess that Apple might hold its semi-regular spring event to unveil a new 10-inch iPad and smaller iPad mini 5, an updated iPod touch, possibly AirPods 2...

» Twitter Has Been Keeping Deleted DMs for Years
1 day, 8 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
If you've deleted your DMs, they may be unavailable on your phone and on the web, but Twitter is still saving them, according to data from security researcher Karan Saini that was shared today by Tech...

» Crypto Markets Continue to See Mixed Signals, Dow Jones Up Over 360 Points
1 day, 8 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Crypto markets have continued trading sideways after hitting a multi-month high in daily trading volume

» Study Finds iPhone XS Max Users Experience More Than Twice as Fast LTE Speeds as iPhone 5s Users on Average
1 day, 8 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
iPhone XS Max users experience more than two times faster real-world LTE data speeds as iPhone 5s users on average in the United States, according to OpenSignal, although there are caveats to consider...

» Report: EA in talks to bring Apex Legends to China under Tencent
1 day, 8 hours ago from Neowin
As Apex Legends gathers up millions of players, a new report suggests that EA is looking to partner up with Tencent to bring its massive latest battle royale hit over to China as well. Read more...

» Pokémon GO may be forced to change Poké Stops and Gyms in game after lawsuit settlement
1 day, 9 hours ago from 9to5Mac
A proposed settlement for Pokémon GO developer Niantic in its class action lawsuit suggests that it could be removing or changing some Poké Stops and Gyms within the game. According to a report from...

» MacRumors Giveaway: Win a Luna Display Adapter for Turning Your iPad Into a Second Screen
1 day, 9 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
For this week's giveaway, we've teamed up with Astropad to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win a Luna Display adapter. The Luna Display is a handy little dongle that's designed to turn your iPad i...

» Microsoft shoves some Windows 10 testers into next year with early look at 2020 feature upgrade
1 day, 9 hours ago from Computerworld News
Microsoft on Friday took the unprecedented step of skipping one of its Windows 10 feature upgrades when it began distributing a preview of the first 2020 update to the most daring testing volunteers.U...

» Oracle throws toys out pram again, tells US claims court: Competing for Pentagon cloud contract isn't fair!
1 day, 9 hours ago from The Register
Address gate criteria, conflicts of interest – then we can play Oracle is pushing America's Court of Federal Claims to rule in its favour and issue a judgment saying the Pentagon erred in its decisi...

» Facebook, Google, CDC under pressure to stop anti-vax garbage from spreading
1 day, 9 hours ago from Ars Technica
Facebook ponders demoting anti-vax nonsense as measles cases surge.

» Huge study finds professors’ attitudes affect students’ grades
1 day, 9 hours ago from Ars Technica
And it’s doubly true for minority students.

» Chinese OEMs including Huawei and Xiaomi took 1/3 of the European market share in 2018
1 day, 9 hours ago from xda-developers
Chinese Smartphone manufacturers are having a tough time selling devices at home and in the U.S. Falling sales in China and the ongoing trade war between the U.S. and the Chinese governments have r...

» Revealed: Facebook enables ads to target users interested in 'vaccine controversies'
1 day, 9 hours ago from Technology | The Guardian
Social media platforms under pressure by US congressman to crack down on anti-vaccine propaganda, citing Guardian investigationsFacebook enables advertisers to promote content to nearly 900,000 people...

» EA and Origin Access members can now try out Anthem ahead of the official launch
1 day, 9 hours ago from Neowin
Electronic Arts is giving Xbox One and PC owners the chance to get started with their journey in Anthem a week earlier than everyone else, with a First Play Trial available on EA and Origin Access. Re...

» Even years later, Twitter doesn’t delete your direct messages
1 day, 9 hours ago from TechCrunch
When does "delete" really mean delete? Not always, or even at all, if you're Twitter.

» Alphabet unit seeks share of property taxes for Toronto smart city
1 day, 9 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Alphabet Inc's Sidewalk Labs unit is proposing it get a share of property taxes, development fees, and the rising value of Toronto city land as part of a deal to build a smart city, according to the ...

» Tap the iStat Menus app for system information on the macOS menu bar
1 day, 9 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
Apple minimizes distractions within its designs, and sometimes this makes performance monitoring difficult. Find out how the iStat Menus app solves this problem.

» Opendoor files to raise another $200M at a $3.7B valuation, documents show
1 day, 9 hours ago from TechCrunch
The housing market is predicted to cool this year, but the market for startups selling houses? It seems to be heating up. Opendoor, the company that aims to bypass real estate agents and brokers by p...

» Daily Crunch: Amazon scraps HQ2 plans in NYC
1 day, 9 hours ago from TechCrunch
The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Di...

» Classical Music on Apple Music: What's Wrong and How Apple Can Fix It
1 day, 9 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Last August, Apple Music was updated with a new section in Browse curated by Deutsche Grammophon, one of the biggest classical music labels in the world. While classical music fans welcomed the specif...

» ICS/SCADA Attackers Up Their Game
1 day, 9 hours ago from Dark Reading:
With attackers operating more aggressively and stealthily, some industrial network operators are working to get a jump on the threats.

» Mir 1.1.1 RC1 Has Fixes For PostmarketOS, Demo Shells Using Wayland
1 day, 9 hours ago from Phoronix
Mir 1.1 was released back in December as the first post-1.0 feature update while now preparing for release is the Mir 1.1.1 maintenance milestone...

» Private equity firms win over Scout24 with improved $6.4 billion bid
1 day, 9 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Hellman & Friedman and Blackstone have won over Scout24 after raising their offer for the online classifieds group to 5.7 billion euros ($6.4 billion) including debt, setting up the biggest takeov...

» Dead or Alive 6 Getting Deluxe Demo, Mai Shiranui and Another KoF Character Coming as DLC
1 day, 9 hours ago from Wccftech
The makers of Dead of Alive 6 made headlines last night at EVO Japan, for, uh, multiple reasons.  At certain points the DOA6 presentation veered into borderline NSFW territory, which got the livestre...

» Japan Economic Alliance Asks Financial Regulator FSA to Reduce Tax on Crypto
1 day, 10 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
The Japan Association of New Economy has asked the country’s financial watchdog to reduce taxes on crypto

» Ai-Powered Website Generates Realistic Human Faces On the Spot
1 day, 10 hours ago from BleepingComputer
A website created by Philip Wang, an Uber software engineer, and hosted at thispersondoesnotexist.com allows its visitors to generate realistic looking human faces of people that do NOT actually exis...

» The Best Bluetooth Wireless Headphones
1 day, 10 hours ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
After testing 176 pairs of headphones and considering over 100 more, we think the Sony H.ear On 2 WH-H900N is the best set of Bluetooth wireless headphones. It sounds great for music and phone calls, ...

» Samsung quietly launches the 2019 Galaxy Tab A 10.1 in Germany
1 day, 10 hours ago from xda-developers
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e has been getting a lot of attention today, but for good reason. It’s thin, lightweight, and has a great 10.5-inch Super AMOLED display. However, it’s not the only tablet...

» Samsung Won’t Give Up on Android Tablets, Announces the Galaxy Tab S5e
1 day, 10 hours ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
The super-premium Tab S4 arrived last year, and now Samsung has a new midrange tablet: the $400 Galaxy Tab S5e. It's not as fast, but it is impressively thin and light. The post Samsung Won’t Give U...

» Visa, Mastercard mull increasing fees for processing transactions: WSJ
1 day, 10 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Visa Inc and Mastercard Inc, the two biggest U.S. card networks, are preparing to raise certain fees levied on U.S. merchants for processing transactions from this April, the Wall Street Journal repor...

» GAO gives Congress go-ahead for a GDPR-like privacy legislation
1 day, 10 hours ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Government officials, academia, and advocacy groups say it's time for the US to get its own GDPR-type law.

» As GE and Amazon move on, Google expands presence in Boston and NYC
1 day, 10 hours ago from TechCrunch
NYC and Boston were handed huge setbacks this week when Amazon and GE decided to bail on their commitments to build headquarters in the respective cities on the same day. But it’s worth pointing ou...

» Missed Valentine's Day? Take your beloved to a Visual Studio 2019 launch event instead
1 day, 10 hours ago from The Register
Romantic Redmondians pick 14 February to announce April go date for the code wrangler Devs seeking the perfect gift for that special someone were thrown a lifeline yesterday, with the announcement of ...

» Uber posts $50 billion in annual bookings as profit remains elusive ahead of IPO
1 day, 10 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Uber Technologies Inc had $50 billion in total bookings for its ride-service and food-delivery businesses last year, a testament to the size and global reach of the company as it prepares to woo inves...

» Deal: Save $200 on select Surface Pro 6, Laptop 2 or Book 2 models on the US Microsoft Store
1 day, 10 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
For a limited time, the US Microsoft Store is currently offering up to $200 discounts on select Surface Pro 6, Surface Laptop 2 and Surface Book 2 models.

» Uber reports $3B in Q4 revenue, rising operating losses
1 day, 10 hours ago from TechCrunch
Ahead of its anticipated initial public offering this year, Uber reported a net loss of $865 million in the fourth quarter. That figure, however, was aided by a tax benefit that saved the company from...

» Samsung Unveils Galaxy Tab S5e: 10.5-Inch sAMOLED with USB-C
1 day, 10 hours ago from AnandTech
Samsung today introduced its new mid-range Google Android-based tablet. Despite its formal positioning for consumers, the Galaxy Tab S5e features a rather large 10.5-inch sAMOLED display, a decent SoC...

» Get This 98% Discount Offer On The Agile Project Management Mastery Bundle – Limited Time Offer
1 day, 10 hours ago from Wccftech
Wccftech is now offering you an opportunity to invest in your skills at better rates! Project management is an extremely hard task especially if you don’t have guidance. We will help you get guidanc...

» Apple Extends iPhone XR and iPhone XS Trade-Up Promotion Until March 25 in China
1 day, 10 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
In late November, Apple launched a limited time promotion that offers up to $100 in additional credit when trading in an iPhone 6 through iPhone 8 towards the purchase of a new iPhone XS or iPhone XR ...

» Argentina Settles Export Deal With Paraguay Using Bitcoin
1 day, 10 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Argentina has sold agricultural chemicals to Paraguay for $7,100, paid in Bitcoin

» Post-Quantum Crypto Standards Aren't All About the Math
1 day, 10 hours ago from Dark Reading:
The industry needs to keep in mind the realities of hardware limits and transitional growing pains, according to Microsoft, Utimaco researchers.

» Facebook may face multi-billion dollar fine for Cambridge Analytica scandal
1 day, 10 hours ago from Ars Technica
Facebook could face major privacy lawsuit from FTC if it doesn't agree to fine.

» Ledger Commits to Remedying Nano S Update That Decreased Storage Capacity
1 day, 10 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Ledger has apologized and committed to remedying a recent firmware update that decreased the storage capacity of its Ledger Nano S

» 9to5Toys Last Call: $150 off 10.5-inch iPad Pro, AirPods $140, Logitech TV Bluetooth Keyboard $58, more
1 day, 10 hours ago from 9to5Mac
9to5Toys now has a new app! Download it to stay up to date on the best gear and deals on the web. Plus don’t forget to check us out on Apple News and sign up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be s...

» The Linux Vendor Firmware Service Has Served Up More Than 5 Million Firmware Files
1 day, 10 hours ago from Phoronix
The Linux Vendor Firmware Service (LVFS), which serves up system BIOS/firmware files from many different vendors as well as various devices so that hardware can see firmware updates under Linux and be...

» Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e: A cheat sheet
1 day, 11 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
The new Android device has been redesigned to make it ultra-portable. The Galaxy Tab S5e is the first Samsung tablet to feature Bixby 2.0.

» Samsung Copied Apple’s Homework – Meet the Galaxy Tab S5e Android-Powered Tablet
1 day, 11 hours ago from Wccftech
Apple’s latest iPad Pro was announced late last year and caught a lot of attention among users as well as reviewers. It is not one of the best, but the best tablets to own right now in terms of hard...

» NASA moves to buy more Soyuz seats for late 2019, early 2020
1 day, 11 hours ago from Ars Technica
NASA has not had its own crew transport since the space shuttle retired in 2011.

» Trickbot Malware Goes After Remote Desktop Credentials
1 day, 11 hours ago from Threatpost | The first stop for security news
The banking trojan is consistently evolving in hopes of boosting its efficacy.

» Chrome Might Soon Allow Linking to Specific Portions of a Page
1 day, 11 hours ago from Wccftech
The ability to share links that redirect you to a specific portion of a webpage has been around for quite some time. It is done via anchors which are hashtags at the end of links that take you to a sp...

» Microsoft shaking up how Windows feature updates are rolled out—again
1 day, 11 hours ago from Ars Technica
Each feature update now has one release date rather than two.

» U.S. fines Cognizant, charges 2 former top execs in India bribery case
1 day, 11 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
U.S. authorities on Friday announced criminal charges against two former top Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp executives for their roles in a bribery scheme in India, and said the company will pay ...

» Amazon amps up electric car market by leading $700 million Rivian investment
1 day, 11 hours ago from Technology
Digital retailer Amazon is leading a $700 million investment in electric carmaker Rivian as founder Jeff Bezos expands into an automobile market being transformed by self-driving technology.

» NVIDIA CEO Says They’re Working with Devs on Every Single Game Coming Out to Add Ray Tracing, Slips Unity Engine Support on the Way
1 day, 11 hours ago from Wccftech
Unity Engine’s main competitor, Epic’s Unreal Engine, received official ray tracing support earlier this week in the 4.22 preview build for both low-level and high-level operations. During yesterd...

» DEFCON, Windows 10, & Linux vs Mac – Paul’s Security Weekly #594
1 day, 11 hours ago from Security Weekly
Why it’s way too easy to sell counterfeit goods on amazon, how to defend against the runC container vulnerability, creating a dream team for the new age of cyber security, how you can get a windows ...

» Harry Svedlove, Edgewise – Paul’s Security Weekly #594
1 day, 11 hours ago from Security Weekly
    Harry Sverdlove, Chief Technology Officer of Edgewise for an interview, to talk about The Future of Firewalls! To learn more about Edgewise, visit: https://www.securityweekly.com/edgewiseFull Sh...

» Enterprise-ish Network Security: Pt. 1 – Paul’s Security Weekly #594
1 day, 11 hours ago from Security Weekly
    There are quite a few choices for selecting open-source and inexpensive hardware to build your network and provide tools to monitor for security events. In this segment we’ll discuss some of t...

» A Windows 10 19H1 build is coming to the Slow ring soon, but not that soon
1 day, 11 hours ago from Neowin
While Windows Insiders in the Skip Ahead ring are already testing Windows 10 20H1, the Slow ring is still waiting on 19H1. The first build is coming soon, but not as soon as you might have expected. R...

» NASA's Dawn Mission receives nod in memory of Apollo 13 'naut for asteroid belt derring-do
1 day, 11 hours ago from The Register
Dead probe swinging around Ceres wins Swigert Award Less than a year after NASA's Dawn mission sent its last squawk back to Earth, the probe is to receive the Space Foundation's 2019 John L "Jack" Swi...

» 71% of successful MSPs store client information in private cloud, report says
1 day, 11 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
By embracing the cloud, security, and data protection, MSPs aim to stay ahead of competitors, according to a Kaseya report.

» 18,000 Android Apps Track Users by Violating Advertising ID Policies
1 day, 11 hours ago from BleepingComputer
18K Android apps with tens or hundreds of millions of installs have been found to violate Google's Advertising ID policy guidance by collecting persistent device identifiers such as serial numbers, IM...

» Google Play will test updating pre-loaded apps on new devices even before signing in to a Google account
1 day, 11 hours ago from xda-developers
Applications can play a big role in how the system behaves. Most of the times, Google pushes out updates to Play Services or the search app which can change a lot of things starting from the launcher ...

» Study: The 4 software development trends that will dominate 2019
1 day, 11 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
The software development landscape is changing, but developers are using four key methods to handle it, according to an Atlassian survey.

» SEC Starts Review of NYSE Arca’s Bitcoin ETF Rule Change ProposalErisX to CFTC: Regulated ETH Futures Would Result in More Robust, Liquid Market
1 day, 11 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission starts reviewing a rule change proposal for NYSE Arca’s Bitwise Bitcoin ETF Trust

» Aquaman, Khal Drogo actor may play Duncan Idaho in new Dune film
1 day, 11 hours ago from Ars Technica
Director Denis Villeneuve will direct the reboot for Legendary Pictures.

» Samsung 970 EVO Plus 500GB NVMe Linux SSD Benchmarks
1 day, 11 hours ago from Phoronix
Announced at the end of January was the Samsung 970 EVO Plus as the first consumer-grade solid-state drive with 96-layer 3D NAND memory. The Samsung 970 EVO NVMe SSDs are now shipping and in this revi...

» ACE Sues Cord-Cutting Service “Omniverse” For Copyright Infringement
1 day, 11 hours ago from TorrentFreak
Several major Hollywood studios, Amazon, and Netflix have filed a lawsuit against Omniverse, which offers live streaming TV packages to several IPTV providers. The companies accuse the service and its...

» Changes are coming to the Windows Insider Program, but what’s changing?
1 day, 11 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Yesterday Microsoft released another Windows Insider build, and as builds go there wasn’t much to it, just a list of some fairly innocuous fixes and changes with no new features. However, it turned ...

» SwiftKey Beta now colors the navigation bar to match the keyboard
1 day, 12 hours ago from xda-developers
Swiftkey keyboard is among the most popular and most used third-party keyboards available for Android. Besides making predictions accurately and learning your typing preferences, Swiftkey offers many ...

» Twitter considering a tweet ‘clarifying’ function
1 day, 12 hours ago from TechCrunch
Clarification hasn’t always been Twitter’s strong suit. Fittingly, there’s a bit of confusion around the longstanding suggestion that the service could add an “edit” button in order to save ...

» Well Holby damned! We've caught a virus: Brit medical soap operas team up for 'cyber' episode
1 day, 12 hours ago from The Register
WannaCry? You will do BBC "sister" medical drama shows Holby City and the venerable Casualty from which it sprang have announced that they are teaming up for a two-part "cyberattack special". NHS tech...

» Every portable Surface is getting deep discounts in the Microsoft Store
1 day, 12 hours ago from Neowin
Microsoft is offering some great deals on its Surface PCs this week, with the Surface Pro 6 starting at just $699 and the Surface Go starting at $349. The deals end on February 23. Read more...

» NHTSA Claim That Tesla Autosteer Reduced Crashes Proven Bogus
1 day, 12 hours ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
Remember the NHTSA report that claimed Tesla Autopilot cut fatality rates by 40 percent? It wasn't true. It wasn't even close to true. The post NHTSA Claim That Tesla Autosteer Reduced Crashes Proven...

» Apple Hints at Behind-the-Scenes Blockchain Work in New SEC Filing
1 day, 12 hours ago from CoinDesk
A new SEC filing from Apple offers a few clues about the tech company's work with blockchain, specifically in the supply chain area.

» Tech event calendar 2019: Upcoming shows, conferences and IT expos
1 day, 12 hours ago from Computerworld News
Tech Events Event Description Starts Ends Location MWC Barcelona The original Mobile World Congress, now renamed MWC Barcelona, addresses a wide range of mobile topics, from AI to Digital We...

» Amazon leads $700M round in electric automaker Rivian
1 day, 12 hours ago from TechCrunch
Rivian, the electric automaker that debuted its first two vehicles just three months ago, has raised $700 million in a round led by Amazon . The news follows a report earlier this week by Reuters that...

» Why is this copy of Super Mario Bros. worth $100,000? We asked a buyer
1 day, 12 hours ago from Ars Technica
Collectors say sealed test-market box is gaming's Action Comics No. 1.

» How Increasing SaaS Adoption Can Cut Both Ways for Enterprises
1 day, 12 hours ago from ReadWrite
Due to heightened competition, companies are now demanding increased agility and productivity from its teams. Many look to technology to gain competitive advantages. As such, organizations are now pro...

» Xiaomi confirms its upcoming Mi 9 flagship will be powered by a Snapdragon 855 SoC
1 day, 12 hours ago from Neowin
The Mi 9, Xiaomi's upcoming flagship smartphone, is confirmed to be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855 SoC as previously rumored. It will be officially unveiled in China and later at MWC 2019. Read ...

» Playing Chicken: Kentucky Fried Intel Core i9-9900KFC Processor Listed
1 day, 12 hours ago from AnandTech
If every letter has a special meaning for a feature in a product, and a product portfolio offers a mix and match of those features, then eventually a combination of letters will end up with a secondar...

» How to set up a DHCP server with Ubuntu server 18.04
1 day, 12 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
If you want to control how DHCP addresses are given out, you can do so with the help of Ubuntu Server.

» Billionaire Buffet's Berkshire liquidates $2.1bn stake in Oracle – months after buying the shares
1 day, 12 hours ago from The Register
Bill Gates' bridge chum's firm buys Red Hat stock Oracle's share prices took a buffeting last night after it was revealed billionaire Warren Buffet's Berkshire Hathaway had ditched its $2.1bn stake in...

» Google Updates: Play Store discounts, Google Phone gets RTT, Hangouts changes
1 day, 12 hours ago from - inquirer
The other Google news of the week

» OnePlus will integrate Google Duo into OxygenOS dialer, contacts, and messaging apps
1 day, 12 hours ago from xda-developers
Duo and Allo were initially announced back at Google I/O 2016. While the Google Assistant-infused messaging application didn’t receive much love, the video calling platform gained a lot of popularit...

» Save 59% off Rocket Language Learning: Level 1 - multiple languages available
1 day, 12 hours ago from Neowin
It takes only minutes a day to learn a new language with these online courses. Choose among Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, French, German, Italian and English and save almost $90 off the cost. Read more....

» Autonomous cars are not ready for public deployment
1 day, 12 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
Despite the hype surrounding self-driving cars, human intervention is consistently required for its functionality, according to Consumer Watchdog.

» Samsung announces the Galaxy Tab S5e with Bixby 2.0 on board
1 day, 12 hours ago from Neowin
Samsung has taken the wraps off its latest tablet today, the Galaxy Tab S5e, which is the first Samsung slate to natively feature Bixby 2.0. It will be available in the second quarter of 2019. Read mo...

» White-Hat Bug Bounty Programs Draw Inspiration from the Old West
1 day, 12 hours ago from Dark Reading:
These programs are now an essential strategy in keeping the digital desperados at bay.

» Western Digital’s RISC-V "SweRV" Core Design Released For Free
1 day, 12 hours ago from AnandTech
Western Digital has published a register-transfer level (RTL) design abstraction of its in-house designed SweRV RISC-V core. The SweRV core is one of several RISC-V projects the company as undertaken ...

» Ultra-Sneaky Phishing Scam Swipes Facebook Credentials
1 day, 12 hours ago from Threatpost | The first stop for security news
Researchers warn that the phishing campaign looks "deceptively realistic."

» Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e is a lightweight tablet with 10.5-inch AMOLED display
1 day, 13 hours ago from xda-developers
Tablets are viewed as the red-headed stepchild of the Android ecosystem. Many OEMs have abandoned the form factor completely and it seems even Google is trying to transition to Chrome OS for tablets. ...

» 10 tech companies with generous parental leave benefits
1 day, 13 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
Reddit, Amazon, Microsoft, and IBM are some of the tech companies offering employees paid parental leave, adoption assistance, fertility treatments, and other helpful resources for parents.

» tZERO Is Live, But Volume Is Light and Its Token’s Price Is Down Sharply
1 day, 13 hours ago from CoinDesk
Daily trading volume on the recently launched tZERO platform is less than 1% the total supply of the only listed security token.

» Hyundai Commercial Partners With IBM to Accelerate Blockchain Development
1 day, 13 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
A financial services subsidiary of leading South Korean automobile manufacturer Hyundai has partnered with IBM to modernize its business model using blockchain

» Test compares cellular speeds for top iPhone models, difference between the iPhone 5s and XS, more
1 day, 13 hours ago from 9to5Mac
A new study from OpenSignal published today looks into the cellular performance of the most popular iPhones going back to 2013. While there’s nothing too surprising in the findings, it does nail dow...

» CME Group CEO Terry Duffy: Government Involvement Key to Crypto’s Success
1 day, 13 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
It is very difficult for major commercial banks to get involved with crypto until governments start to accept cryptocurrencies, according to Terry Duffy, CME Group CEO

» Nvidia forecasts demand rebound, Wall Street not so sure
1 day, 13 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Nvidia Corp's forecast of a demand rebound by the end of the year calmed investor nerves and pushed its shares up 5 percent on Friday, but several Wall Street analysts said the outlook was "aggressive...

» How to restore your PC from a Windows 10 system image
1 day, 13 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Disaster recovery might not be the catchiest topic in computing, but it’s certainly something to stay abreast of. We recently showed you how to make a Windows system image, which contains an exact c...

» Cryptojacking Coinhive Miners for the first time found on the Microsoft Store
1 day, 13 hours ago from Security Affairs
Symantec discovered eight potentially unwanted applications (PUAs) into the Microsoft Store that were dropping cryptojacking Coinhive miners. Security experts at Symantec have discovered eight potenti...

» Banking in 2019: Sure, we'd recommend TSB's online, mobe banking say cowed customers
1 day, 13 hours ago from The Register
TITSUP* bank gets thumbs up from personal banking users In a baffling turn of events, more than half of IT chaos bank TSB's customers said they would recommend its online and mobile banking services ...

» Opera Reborn 3 is now available for developer testing ahead of a March release
1 day, 13 hours ago from - inquirer
Everyone clear the Aria!

» The Equifax Breach Might Have Been a Foreign Intelligence Operation
1 day, 13 hours ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
Security professionals are starting to suspect this was not the work of a profit-motivated hacker but rather an incredibly successful intelligence operation aimed at spying on US citizens. The post Th...

» Vox Targets The Verge Critic With Dubious YouTube Takedown
1 day, 13 hours ago from TorrentFreak
Vox Media has targeted a YouTuber over a critical reaction video of The Verge's highly criticized "PC Build" how-to. The company sent a DMCA takedown notice to YouTube, claiming that the video infring...

» Samsung’s new Tab S5e is super thin, supports Bixby, and costs just $399
1 day, 13 hours ago from Ars Technica
The more affordable tablet takes some notes from the premium Tab S4.

» Survey: 41% of Institutional Investors to Invest in ICOs Within Five Years
1 day, 13 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
The Global Blockchain Business Council’s survey found that one in five institutional investors planned to become involved in crypto and digital assets tradings and investments

» 9to5Mac Daily: February 15, 2019
1 day, 13 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Over...

» Two Final Fantasy XV cars are coming to Forza Horizon 4 with new Series 6 update
1 day, 13 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Forza Horizon 4 players can now unlock two Quartz Regalia models taken right from Square Enix’s Final Fantasy XV game.

» Allstate insurance adds iCracked to SquareTrade in bid to offer one-stop shop for tech support/repair
1 day, 13 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Nationwide insurance company Allstate has bought smartphone and tablet repair service iCracked. It already owned SquareTrade, which offers both gadget insurance and tech support … more… The post...

» Thousands of Android apps permanently record your online activity for ad targeting
1 day, 13 hours ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Updated: Your unique ID is being connected to devices to create an immutable record even when you ask for your history to be forgotten.

» Samsung Leaks Upcoming AirPods Competitor 'Galaxy Buds'
1 day, 13 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Samsung has leaked its upcoming wearables lineup through its Galaxy Wearable app for Android ahead of its February 20 event. Image credit: SamCentralTech As spotted by Twitter account SamCentralTech,...

» How to install Kitematic on Pop!_OS
1 day, 13 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
If you're looking for a top-notch Docker GUI, look no further than Kitematic.

» Telecoms industry calls for Europe-wide network testing regime
1 day, 14 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
The telecoms industry has called on European governments to join mobile operators in establishing a testing regime to protect network security without having to resort to the disruptive step of exclud...

» Billionaire Stanley Druckenmiller placed bet against Tesla during Q4
1 day, 14 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Billionaire investor Stanley Druckenmiller bet against electric carmaker Tesla Inc during the fourth quarter, wagering that its share price will fall, according to quarterly filings released on Thursd...

» Apple removed five minerals suppliers in 2018 for failing to pass human rights audits
1 day, 14 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Apple’s latest Conflict Minerals Report reveals that it removed five mineral smelters and refiners for failing to meet the company’s human rights standards. In 2018, Apple directed its suppliers...

» NJ AG: Takedown notice that led to new gun-file lawsuit came from Slovakia—not us
1 day, 14 hours ago from Ars Technica
Court doc: Imposter posed as NJ, filed abuse report with Cloudflare, sparked new lawsuit.

» Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e official with 10.5in screen and Android Pie
1 day, 14 hours ago from - inquirer
And it's Samsung's thinnest and lightest tablet yet

» NYSE Arca Filing Kicks Off Countdown for New Bitcoin ETF
1 day, 14 hours ago from CoinDesk
The clock just started on the latest effort to launch a bitcoin ETF from NYSE Arca and Bitwise Asset Management.

» Sussex rap fan wants statue of Easy-E from NWA in his hometown because he's a 'legend'
1 day, 14 hours ago from The Register
Not because he has anything to do with Newhaven British council halls are about the least hip places on the planet, full of fusty old folks umming and erring over whether the introduction of a Lidl br...

» Bakkt: What Should We Expect From an Exchange Tailor-Made for Wall Street Investors?
1 day, 14 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Review of Bakkt, the ICE’s long-anticipated platform that is tailor-made for big league investors

» How to Pick the Right Size Mattress for Your Bedroom
1 day, 14 hours ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
When choosing a mattress, it’s important to find one that fits both your bedroom and your budget. Being to able to stretch out as much as you need to is key to waking up refreshed, without stiff mus...

» Mattress and Bedding Deals We Love From Presidents’ Day 2019
1 day, 14 hours ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
Presidents’ Day has become a popular time for retailers to offer mattresses at deep discounts, but too often those sales are more hype than substance. To help our readers score real discounts on bed...

» What QuadrigaCX Says About Institutional Crypto Investment
1 day, 14 hours ago from CoinDesk
Noelle Acheson looks at the lessons learned for the crypto market following the collapse of the QuadrigaCX exchange.

» Report: Brazilian Bank Bradesco Closes Accounts of Local Crypto Exchange and Owners
1 day, 14 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Brazilian crypto exchange Bitblue and its owners face the closure of the accounts in major local bank Bradesco

» Twitter is mulling over allowing 'clarifications' instead of full-blown edits
1 day, 14 hours ago from - inquirer
Tweaking tweets

» Facebook Just Can’t Stop Getting FINED!!!
1 day, 14 hours ago from Fossbytes
Another year, another day, and you are again reading news about Facebook about to get fined by the FTC. And this time, the money could be greater than what the tech giant had already paid — it could...

» Integrate Nano Defender with uBlock Origin to block Anti-Adblocker
1 day, 14 hours ago from gHacks Technology News
A fairly common reaction to counter the rising use of adblockers is to implement anti-adblocking scripts to get Internet users to disable the content blocker on websites that rely on advertising reven...

» ID Cooling Unveils IS-30 Low-Profile 30-mm Cooler for 100 Watt CPUs
1 day, 14 hours ago from AnandTech
ID Cooling has introduced its new CPU cooling system for ultra-thin computers, such as those that come in thin mini-ITX or mini-STX form-factors. The IS-30 cooler is only 30-mm tall and is designed to...

» Malta’s leading bank resumes operations after cyberheist-induced shutdown
1 day, 14 hours ago from WeLiveSecurity
Bank of Valetta, which went dark for a day after the fraudulent transfers of €13 million, is now looking to get the money back The post Malta’s leading bank resumes operations after cyberheist-ind...

» Apple Releases 2018 Conflict Minerals Report, Remains 'Deeply Committed' to Responsible Sourcing
1 day, 14 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Apple today filed its 2018 Conflict Minerals Report with the SEC as part of its commitment to supplier responsibility. Apple said it remains "deeply committed" to upholding human rights across its gl...

» Apple fighting pirate app developers, will insist on 2FA for coders
1 day, 14 hours ago from Naked Security
Are you an Apple developer? Care about security? Using 2FA? You will be soon...

» Dratted hipster UX designers stole my corporate app
1 day, 14 hours ago from The Register
Do you have a funky makeover horror story? We'd like to know Reg Appeal  Design director Christie Lenneville tells a story that may be familiar to Reg readers. A design expert was called in to modern...

» Virgl Lands A Number Of Performance Optimizations In Mesa 19.1
1 day, 14 hours ago from Phoronix
For those using the Virgl3D driver stack for having OpenGL acceleration within KVM guest VMs with VirtIO-GPU that is then accelerated by hosts, there are performance optimizations that have just lande...

» Samsung opening Apple Store-like retail outlets in New York, LA and Houston
1 day, 14 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Samsung has announced plans to open three US retail stores, in New York, Los Angeles and Houston. From the company’s description, it sounds like Samsung has modelled them on Apple Stores … more...

» Most Website Terms of Service Are Functionally Incomprehensible to Americans
1 day, 14 hours ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
A new analysis of ToS agreements online found that 498 out of 500 of them may be essentially unreadable to average people. The post Most Website Terms of Service Are Functionally Incomprehensible to ...

» MSI GeForce GTX 1660 Ti GAMING X and ARMOR OC Photos
1 day, 15 hours ago from Guru3D.com
More AIB based GeForce GTX 1660 Ti cards are leaking onto the web, this round videocardz spotted the MSI GeForce GTX 1660 Ti GAMING X and ARMOR OC....

» It's complicated, says Britain's MI6 spymaster on Huawei 5G issue
1 day, 15 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Britain should avoid relying on a monopoly provider of equipment in new 5G mobile networks, but there are no easy answers to concerns about using Chinese supplier Huawei, the chief of Britain's foreig...

» Group-IB helped to arrest phone scammers profiting off the backs of the Russian elderly
1 day, 15 hours ago from Security Affairs
Moscow police department operatives, with the participation of Group-IB experts, took down a group of phone scammers who for several years have been extorting money from the elderly. Phone scammers ty...

» Samsung accidentally reveals its entire 2019 wearable line via an app update
1 day, 15 hours ago from - inquirer
Samsung Ga-leaky, more like

» The algorithms! They're manipulating all of us! reckon human rights bods Council of Europe
1 day, 15 hours ago from The Register
Countries urged to consider regulating subliminal tech evil Human rights org the Council of Europe has warned that, without member states taking action, people may not be able to make decisions indepe...

» 8 Illicit Crypto-Mining Windows Apps Removed From Microsoft Store
1 day, 15 hours ago from CoinDesk
Eight apps have been removed from Microsoft's app store after Symantec found they could illicitly mine cryptocurrency.

» Redcore Linux Gives Gentoo a Nice Facelift
1 day, 15 hours ago from LinuxInsider
Working with the Linux operating system offers a never-ending series of alternatives. One of the greatest benefits of using the Linux desktop is that you are never at risk of vendor lock-in or of bein...

» Detected Cryptojacking Prompts Microsoft to Remove Eight Free Apps from Microsoft Store
1 day, 15 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
United States-based tech giant Microsoft has removed eight Windows 10 applications from its official app store after the detection of cryptojacking code

» Truck Full Of Xiaomi Phones Worth Rs 1 Crore Looted In India
1 day, 15 hours ago from Fossbytes
A truck transporting Xioami smartphones has been robbed in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh. The vehicle was on its way to Kolkata from Sri City when the incident happened. Nearly four miscreants at...

» Judge won’t unseal legal docs in fight to break Messenger encryption
1 day, 15 hours ago from Naked Security
The Feds tried—and failed—to force Facebook to break its encryption so investigators could listen in on suspected MS-13 gang conversations.

» Facebook tackles developer databases leaking at least one million user records
1 day, 15 hours ago from ZDNet | security RSS
The external databases were used by Android app developers who harvested and stored user data.

» Should we profit from the sale of our personal data?
1 day, 15 hours ago from Naked Security
Don't spend that 30 cents all in one place!

» Seizing on Huawei's troubles, Samsung bets big on network gear
1 day, 15 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Samsung Electronics is pouring resources into its telecom network equipment business, aiming to capitalize on the security fears hobbling China's Huawei, according to company officials and other indus...

» ApowerManager 3.1.7 Phone Manager Remote Denial of Service (DoS)
1 day, 15 hours ago from The Exploit Database - CXSecurity.com
Topic: ApowerManager 3.1.7 Phone Manager Remote Denial of Service (DoS) Risk: Medium Text:#!/usr/bin/python #coding: utf-8 # ********************************************************************* ...

» Wrongful death lawsuit brought against Apple after fire allegedly caused by iPad
1 day, 15 hours ago from 9to5Mac
A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed against Apple in New Jersey after a man died in an apartment fire which allegedly began when his iPad burst into flames. more… The post Wrongful death lawsui...

» Crypto crash leads to inventory pile-up at Nvidia, sales slaughtered
1 day, 15 hours ago from The Register
Revs down 25% y-o-y, op profit sinks 79%. Miners? Gamers? Hyperscalers? Anyone? Guys? Bueller? You can't make a silk purse out of a sow's ear, so found Nvidia's management team last night as they repo...

» 14.8 Million Accounts Compromised in 500px Breach
1 day, 15 hours ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
The first question you have to ask in a situation like this is, "Why are we only hearing about this now?" The post 14.8 Million Accounts Compromised in 500px Breach appeared first on ExtremeTech.

» Infographic: The most important skills needed in the future workforce
1 day, 15 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
As the workforce evolves, so do in-demand skill sets, according to Bongo.

» The Acer Nitro 5 Gaming Laptop Review: Absolutely AMD - Ryzen Plus Polaris
1 day, 15 hours ago from AnandTech
Today we are taking a look at the Acer Nitro 5, which is one of the least expensive ways to get into a gaming laptop. Acer offers several models, with the lowest cost offering coming in at just $669.9...

» Microsoft dismantles its update naming scheme again, leaves unanswered questions
1 day, 16 hours ago from Computerworld News
Late Thursday, John Wilcox – who’s become something of a lightning rod for unpopular Microsoft pronouncements – laid to waste the fiction of “Current Branch for Business,” which is now calle...

» Microsoft is already beta testing a 2020 version of Windows 10
1 day, 16 hours ago from - inquirer
Let's get the borkage out of the way early this time, shall we?

» Nouveau Driver Picks Up SVM Support Via HMM
1 day, 16 hours ago from Phoronix
The Nouveau kernel driver has queued patches for introducing Shared Virtual Memory (SVM) support for this open-source NVIDIA driver as a step forward to its OpenCL/compute opportunities...

» Cryptojacking Coinhive Miners Land on the Microsoft Store For the First Time
1 day, 16 hours ago from BleepingComputer
A batch of eight potentially unwanted applications (PUAs) were found on the Microsoft Store dropping malicious Monero (XMR) Coinhive cryptomining scripts, delivered with the help of Google's legitimat...

» The year 2018 was the second most active year on record for data breaches, report says
1 day, 16 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
Despite a slight dip in the total number of breaches it was still a banner year for hackers focused on stealing data from websites, according to a Risk based Security report.

» Red iPhone XS and XS Max Rumored to Launch in China This Month, Again Dropping PRODUCT(RED) Branding
1 day, 16 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
A red variant of the iPhone XS and XS Max could be launching in China sooner rather than later, if a social media rumor proves to be accurate. A Weibo post spotted by iPhoneHacks.com claims Apple wil...

» White House declares ‘national emergency’ using a (bad) screen-grab from Apple’s Notes app
1 day, 16 hours ago from 9to5Mac
The Internet responded with a mixture of incredulity and amusement after White House press secretary Sarah Sanders announced a ‘national emergency’ in the form of a screen-grab from Apple’s iOS ...

» Surface Studio 2: The Vulture rakes a talon over Microsoft's latest box of desktop delight
1 day, 16 hours ago from The Register
Lovely screen, shame about the price Hands On  El Reg has spent some time talking Surface Studio with Mark Rowland, Microsoft's category lead for Surface UK, and we also pawed at the pricey box of tr...

» Rocket Report: Russia’s new spacecraft; is the US sabotaging Iranian rockets?
1 day, 16 hours ago from Ars Technica
“NASA has issued a stop work order on the agency’s Lucy mission."

» Luxembourg Passes Bill to Give Blockchain Securities Legal Status
1 day, 16 hours ago from CoinDesk
Securities issued on blockchains in Luxembourg now have the same legal status as traditional securities, after the passing of a new bill.

» Jabra Elite 65t Is Just One Step Away From Perfection
1 day, 16 hours ago from Fossbytes
True Wireless Earbuds have become the talk of the town. And as all technology trends go, Apple has been quick to establish a benchmark with its own wireless headphones — Apple AirPods. Today, we ...

» Report: Industrial control systems face uphill security battles in 2019
1 day, 16 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
A trio of reports from ICS security firm Dragos point out what was learned in 2018 and give industrial security teams some tips for making 2019 less dangerous.

» Microsoft fixes typo with OneDrive for iOS along with other improvements
1 day, 16 hours ago from Neowin
Microsoft's OneDrive app for iOS has received a new update that adds a new OneDrive app icon at the top right of file previews within iMessage. Other UI improvements and bug fixes are present as wel...

» Week in security with Tony Anscombe
1 day, 16 hours ago from WeLiveSecurity
ESET malware researcher Lukáš Štefanko sits down with us to discuss Android banking malware, the topic of his latest white paper. An attack on an email provider wipes out almost two decades' worth ...

» Majority of Voters Support ASIC-Resistant ETH Algorithm Implementation, Online Vote Shows
1 day, 16 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Over three times more Ethereum is held by voters in favor of the ProgPoW implementation than those who voted against it at press time, according to an informal vote

» Nvidia suffers dismal Q4 as Turing GPU sales fail to meet expectations
1 day, 16 hours ago from - inquirer
Firm's profits sink 73 per cent as gaming division disappoints

» Linux 5.1 Kernel Bringing New Option For Drivers To Be Async Probed
1 day, 16 hours ago from Phoronix
The Linux 5.1 kernel is bringing a new driver_async_probe= option for specifying a list of drivers that can be probed asynchronously to speed-up the boot process...

» WARNING – New Phishing Attack That Even Most Vigilant Users Could Fall For
1 day, 16 hours ago from The Hacker News
How do you check if a website asking for your credentials is fake or legit to log in? By checking if the URL is correct? By checking if the website address is not a homograph? By checking if the si...

» Microsoft Teams for Android adds support for dark theme and more
1 day, 16 hours ago from Neowin
Microsoft Teams has been updated on Android with support for dark theme, a feature that has been in place for Office 365 users since 2017. The update also brings with it a bunch of other features. Rea...

» Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse Says JPMorgan Coin ‘Misses the Point’ of Crypto
1 day, 16 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse says the newly-announced digital asset from United States banking giant JPMorgan Chase “misses the point” of cryptocurrency

» Liechtenstein's Postal Service to Offer Crypto Exchange Services at Physical Locations
1 day, 17 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Liechtenstein’s postal service will now offer crypto exchange services in one of its post offices in Vaduz, with plans to extend the service all over the country

» Coffee Meets Bagel dating app confirms data breach
1 day, 17 hours ago from Security Affairs
The week closes with the news of another embarrassing data breach, the Coffee Meets Bagel confirmed a hack on Valentine’s Day. The dating app Coffee Meets Bagel confirmed that hackers breached its s...

» How Taylor Swift showed us the scary future of facial recognition
1 day, 17 hours ago from Technology | The Guardian
Surveillance at concerts is just the beginning, as fears grow around an unregulated, billion-dollar industryTaylor Swift raised eyebrows late last year when Rolling Stone magazine revealed her securit...

» Bitcoin’s Sideways Drift Has Shifted Price Recovery Target to $3.7K
1 day, 17 hours ago from CoinDesk
Bitcoin's six days in the doldrums has weakened the bull case in the short term, leaving a target of $3,700 for a resumed rally.

» Blockchain is bullsh!t, prove me wrong meets 'chain gang fans at tech confab
1 day, 17 hours ago from The Register
Stop making 'sexy noises' and 'get real', conference told Blockchain-fanciers have been told to stop the "sexy noises" about its use in fintech and get real – though others remain hopeful the tech c...

» Wireless charging from A to Z: What you need to know
1 day, 17 hours ago from Computerworld News
The term wireless charging has been around since... well, Nikola Tesla attempted to demonstrate it in 1901. For nearly a century after, however, the technology was without many practical uses, except,...

» Funny ha-ha
1 day, 17 hours ago from Computerworld News
Flash back a few decades, when the IT group in this big corporation is in the process of replacing its aging Prime minicomputer with an IBM System/38. Pilot fish is the day-shift operator, and he and ...

» CIOs, you’re doing blockchain wrong
1 day, 17 hours ago from Computerworld News
IT leaders who've taken the plunge into blockchain are mainly deploying it in proofs-of-concept tests to address the same problems a conventional database could handle, according to research firm Gart...

» Microsoft removes eight cryptojacking apps from official store
1 day, 17 hours ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Eight Windows 10 apps removed from the Microsoft Store after getting caught mining Monero behind users' backs.

» Linux 5.1 To Deal With More Quirky Hardware From The Lenovo X1 Tablet To ASUS Transbook
1 day, 17 hours ago from Phoronix
There's no shortage of quirky HID hardware out there. With the upcoming Linux 5.1 kernel cycle will be more fixes/workarounds for such consumer devices...

» Review: WD Black SN750 NVME SSD 1TB (2019)
1 day, 17 hours ago from Guru3D.com
A week or so ago Western Digital launched their WD Black SN 750 series NVMe SSDs. We had the opportunity to test the 1TB unit thoroughly. The SSD has SanDisk written all over it, literally, and that i...

» OpenAI has a fake news bomb made of AI and no clue what to do with it
1 day, 17 hours ago from - inquirer
Deep Fake News

» Apple reportedly buys digital startup DataTiger to improve targeted ads
1 day, 17 hours ago from - inquirer
Expect more Carpool Karaoke push notifications

» Chinese facial recognition database exposes 2.5m people
1 day, 17 hours ago from Naked Security
A company operating a facial recognition system in China has exposed millions of residents’ personal information online.

» Gully Boy Full Movie Leaked Online By TamilRockers
1 day, 17 hours ago from Fossbytes
The recent Bollywood release of Gully Boy, starring Ranvir Singh and Alia Bhatt as the protagonists, has been fully leaked online by the infamous TamilRockers website. The full movie was found on th...

» Navigating the murky waters of Android banking malware
1 day, 17 hours ago from WeLiveSecurity
An interview with ESET malware researcher Lukáš Štefanko about Android banking malware, the topic of his latest white paper The post Navigating the murky waters of Android banking malware appeared ...

» Again, Apple extends its ‘limited time’ iPhone trade-in offer for at least another month
1 day, 17 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Just like we saw happen last month, Apple has extended the final date of its iPhone trade-in promotion. We can tell this from the small print on the Apple.com/cn homepage. Yesterday, it said that the ...

» Photography site 500px resets 14.8 million passwords after data breach
1 day, 17 hours ago from Naked Security
Photography website 500px has become the latest site to admit suffering a serious data breach.

» Nvidia Says Crypto Drop-Off Helped Drive ‘Disappointing’ Fourth Quarter
1 day, 18 hours ago from CoinDesk
Graphics card maker Nvidia has said the downturn in sales to crypto miners drove a drop in revenue in Q4, despite a record year overall.

» First edition Super Mario Bros cartridge goes for $100,150 at auction
1 day, 18 hours ago from - inquirer
Mama mia!

» Sketchy Chinese social media report claims red iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max launching soon
1 day, 18 hours ago from 9to5Mac
A Chinese media report on the social media site Weibo, via iGeneration, claims that Apple will expand the iPhone XS lineup to include a new red color option later this month. Presumably branded as PRO...

» Want to know what 2020 holds? Microsoft has a little something for you
1 day, 18 hours ago from The Register
Windows 10 Insiders sent screaming into a future where, er, nothing much has changed right now Microsoft fired up the speculation machine last night by issuing a fresh build of Windows 10 to lucky ski...

» The Division 2's pre-order numbers are up from the original, even without Steam
1 day, 18 hours ago from Neowin
Ubisoft has revealed that Tom Clancy's The Division 2 ditching Steam has driven customers over to its own store, with pre-order numbers already being higher than the original game. Read more...

» Coinsquare Acquires Decentralized Cryptocurrency Exchange StellarX
1 day, 18 hours ago from CoinDesk
Canada-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinsquare has acquired decentralized exchange StellarX and will seek to license it in Bermuda.

» Australian miner Fortescue says two driverless trucks involved in low-speed incident
1 day, 18 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Australian iron ore miner Fortescue said on Friday that one of its driverless trucks, traveling at low speed, ran into another that was parked at its remote Western Australian operations in an inciden...

» Amazon pulls HQ2 from New York after political flip flop
1 day, 19 hours ago from - inquirer
Return to sender

» Galaxy S10 price, release date and specs: Galaxy S10+ appears in hands-on video
1 day, 19 hours ago from - inquirer
Clip confirms handset's Infinity-O display and dual front cams

» Motorola Moto G7 Power Launched In India For Rs 13,999
1 day, 19 hours ago from Fossbytes
Lenovo-owned Motorola recently unveiled its much-rumored Moto G7 series comprising four smartphones. Now, one of the smartphones called the Moto G7 Power has reached the Indian shores. The Moto G7 Pow...

» Third Party Web: an analysis of third-party script costs
1 day, 19 hours ago from gHacks Technology News
Third Party Web is an initiative to analyze the cost of third-party scripts on websites to provide Internet users and developers with actionable information. The project has four simple goals: Quantif...

» Microsoft’s OneDrive app updates on iOS with some iMessage changes
1 day, 19 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Microsoft’s OneDrive app for iOS devices updated to Version 10.54 today. This latest update fixes a typo and adds a new icon link in the OneDrive iMessage app, improved the UI during the search proc...

» Return of the audio format wars and other money-making scams
1 day, 19 hours ago from The Register
JR Hartley is my bitch Something for the Weekend, Sir?  The Ripper has returned.…

» OnePlus has baked Google Duo into OxygenOS 9 update
1 day, 19 hours ago from Neowin
OnePlus has announced that it's baking Google Duo right into OxygenOS for several of its devices. The move comes after research had found Google Duo offered the best video call quality. Read more...

» Hacker Breaches Dozens of Sites, Puts 127 Million New Records Up for Sale
1 day, 19 hours ago from The Hacker News
A hacker who was selling details of nearly 620 million online accounts stolen from 16 popular websites has now put up a second batch of 127 million records originating from 8 other sites for sale on t...

» Crackdown 3 video game launches on Xbox One and Windows 10
1 day, 19 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
After a rather significant delay in its development, Crackdown 3 has finally launched on Xbox One consoles and Windows 10 devices. Crackdown 3 is an open-world action title with a campaign (that can b...

» Is a Tech-Based Social Credit Score a Good Idea?
1 day, 20 hours ago from ReadWrite
China is currently developing a kind of social credit system, not dissimilar to a financial credit system, designed to reward people for doing good deeds and demonstrating honesty and integrity while ...

» Microsoft Teams updates on Android with Dark theme support and audio changes
1 day, 20 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
The Microsoft Teams Android app updated today with the long-awaited support for Dark theme and a new feature that allows users to record and send audio files from within the app. In addition to the Da...

» How SABRE Tech Can Stop Hackers From Splitting Bitcoin Into Two
1 day, 20 hours ago from CoinDesk
Hackers could attack bitcoin with a flood of data, but researchers say they have a solution in the form of a relay network called SABRE.

» Twitter Might Let You ‘Clarify’ Bad Tweets Instead Of Editing Them
1 day, 20 hours ago from Fossbytes
Rumors have been floating around that Micro-blogging site Twitter would finally introduce the ability to edit tweets. However, it seems like the company has other plans and could launch a Clarify feat...

» Crash, bang, wallop: What a power-down. But what hit the kill switch?
1 day, 20 hours ago from The Register
It was an easy solve, says techie, once we put our heads together On Call  Well done, Reg readers, you’ve once again triumphed in the battle with the 9-5 and made it to Friday.…

» What are iOS devices?
1 day, 20 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Do you keep hearing about iOS devices, but you’re not exactly sure what that means? Follow along as we break down what iOS devices are as well as a bit more background on iOS. more… The post What...

» Dealmaster: As Switch sales slow, Nintendo launches a new bundle
1 day, 20 hours ago from Ars Technica
$35 eShop bundle arrives after lowering of Switch sales goal for fiscal year.

» Metro Exodus is now live on Xbox One consoles in 4K UHD
1 day, 20 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Metro Exodus is now live on Microsoft’s family of Xbox One consoles. The game is a first-person stealth shooter set within a post-apocalyptic Russia with dynamic weather, a day/night cycle, and 4K U...

» Intel's OpenGL Mesa Driver To Better Handle Recovery In Case Of GPU Hangs
1 day, 20 hours ago from Phoronix
It's sure been a busy week in the Intel open-source graphics driver space... The latest improvement is a patch series providing better context restoration in the case of GPU hangs...

» EU Commission Portrays “Article 13” Opponents as a Misled and Misinformed Mob
1 day, 20 hours ago from TorrentFreak
With the ink barely dry on Wednesday's agreement for the final draft of Article 13, the EU Commission published an eyebrow-raising piece Thursday. While much of it is implied, the Commission suggests ...

» Germany looks into tax move on foreign internet firms: report
1 day, 20 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Germany's finance ministry is looking into the possibility of a 15 percent special tax on online advertising revenue collected by foreign internet companies such as Google or Facebook from German oper...

» New Chrome Feature To Let You Share Link To A Word Or Phrase On A Page
1 day, 21 hours ago from Fossbytes
Chrome is working on an exciting feature which will allow you to create a link to a word or phrase on a webpage and share it with your friends. Named as Scroll to Text, this feature will be useful if ...

» Canonical releases second point release for Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
1 day, 21 hours ago from Neowin
Canonical has released the latest point release for Ubuntu 18.04. It includes new graphics and kernel software for clean installations but otherwise just includes additional security updates. Read mor...

» 'This collaboration is absolutely critical going forward'... One positive thing about Meltdown CPU hole? At least it put aside tech rivalries...
1 day, 21 hours ago from The Register
Execs, experts hope this cooperation continues to hold for the next big bug A panel of eggheads from Intel, the US government, and academia held court this week to figure how they can keep the likes o...

» Vivo iQOO To Launch Foldable Smartphone; Pics Leaked Online
1 day, 21 hours ago from Fossbytes
Following the sub-brand trend, Vivo recently announced one for itself as well, dubbed IQOO, to compete in high-end smartphones segment. Now, trying to take up another tech trend, the sub-brand could f...

» Germany makes its cyber capabilities available for NATO alliance
1 day, 21 hours ago from Security Affairs
Germany announced it is going to make its cyber capabilities available for the NATO alliance to help fight hacking and electronic warfare. Germany is going to share its cyber warfare capabilities with...

» Synology Introduces DiskStation DS1019+
1 day, 21 hours ago from Guru3D.com
Synology launched DiskStation DS1019+, a 5-bay desktop NAS that provides excellent performance with great expandability, making it a versatile choice for both small businesses or home users....

» NVIDIA Shares Financial Results for Fourth Quarter - Down 24 percent
1 day, 21 hours ago from Guru3D.com
NVIDIA today reported revenue for the fourth quarter ended Jan. 27, 2019, of $2.21 billion, down 24 percent from $2.91 billion a year earlier, and even worse, down 31 percent from $3.18 billion in the...

» Microsoft changes Windows Update for Business options
1 day, 21 hours ago from gHacks Technology News
Microsoft employee John Wilcox revealed yesterday that Microsoft will remove the Semi-Annual Channel (Targeted) option from Windows Update from Windows 10 version 1903 forward. Business customers have...

» Exclusive: Alibaba in talks on stake in China operations of Germany's Metro - sources
1 day, 22 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is in talks with Germany's Metro about taking a stake in the German wholesaler's China operations, three sources told Reuters on Thursday.

» 'Amazon isn't bigger than New York': meet the man who killed the deal
1 day, 22 hours ago from Technology | The Guardian
Michael Gianaris turned his outrage into leverage when he was appointed to an obscure state board – and soon after, the company called the project offAmazon made plenty of enemies with its plans for...

» China ride-hailing giant Didi to lay off 15 percent staff this year: source
1 day, 22 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Didi Chuxing will lay off 15 percent of its staff or about 2,000 people this year, a source said, marking the ride-hailing firm's first major cut back as it grapples with regulatory scrutiny and publi...

» Help us sniff out 50 neutron star collisions so we can calculate universe expansion, cosmoboffins plead
1 day, 23 hours ago from The Register
There's only been one so far, so 49 more to go Cosmologists need gravitational wave measurements from 50 binary neutron star mergers to work out just how fast our universe is really expanding, accordi...

» Amazon calls the socialists' bluff
1 day, 23 hours ago from Technology
In celebrating Amazon's canceled plans for New York, they are mostly revealing the financial fallacies behind their thinking.

» Google is telling police where your phone was
1 day, 23 hours ago from Technology
A new type of warrant is allowing law enforcement officers to obtain from Google the locations of all cell phones in a given area during a given time window, providing location information on possibly...

» An ‘Energy Star’ for cybersecurity
1 day, 23 hours ago from Technology
If Congress does not pass a cybersecurity bill aimed at the “Internet of things,” or IoT, this year, a private certification label could fill the gap.

» Fedora 30 Might Enable DNF's "Best" Mode By Default
1 day, 23 hours ago from Phoronix
Under a late change proposal for Fedora 30, the DNF package manager's "best" mode might be enabled by default...

» How's this for sci-fi: Orbiting probes face fiery death dive from planet's radiation belts. And that planet is Earth
2 days ago from The Register
They're dropping like flies: First Opportunity, now NASA's Van Allen craft NASA’s twin probes studying Earth’s radiation belts are in the last stages of their mission – and will end their lives ...

» ‘Make Bitcoin Fun Again’: New Lightning App Lets You Buy Pizza With BTC
2 days, 2 hours ago from CoinDesk
Using the Lightning Network, more than 150 people bought Domino's pizza with bitcoin this week.

» Copy an Excel sheet from one workbook to another
2 days, 2 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
Susan Harkins shows you two quick ways to copy data from one Excel workbook to another.

» Oakland Renters Deserve Quality Service and The Power To Choose Their ISP
2 days, 2 hours ago from Deeplinks
Oakland residents, we need your stories and experience to continue the fight to stop powerful Internet Service Providers (ISPs) from limiting your ability to choose the service that’s best for you. ...

» Roses are red, Facebook will pay, to make Uncle Sam go away: Zuck, FTC in $bn settlement rumor
2 days, 3 hours ago from The Register
Antisocial network may shell out billions to end watchdog's privacy probe, it is reported Facebook is reportedly close to breaking out its checkbook to settle the FTC's legal rumblings over the antiso...

» NVIDIA Earnings Report Q4 2019: Crypto Pain But Full Year Gain
2 days, 3 hours ago from AnandTech
This afternoon, NVIDIA announced their earnings for the fourth quarter of their 2019 fiscal year, which ended January 27. As expected, revenues were sharply hit by the crash of the cryptocurrency mark...

» Collection of 127 Million Stolen Accounts Up for Sale on the Dark Web
2 days, 3 hours ago from BleepingComputer
A batch of 127 million records stolen in data breaches affecting eight companies was put up for sale on the Dream Market marketplace by a seller who goes by the name of "gnosticplayers" and asking the...

» Facebook may face multibillion-dollar US fine over privacy lapses – report
2 days, 4 hours ago from Technology | The Guardian
Company said to be negotiating settlement with FTC after revelations it inappropriately shared 87m users’ informationThe US government and Facebook are negotiating a settlement over the company’s ...

» Apple's Beats by Dre Brand Unveils New NBA Collection
2 days, 4 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Apple's Beats by Dre brand today unveiled a new NBA collection, with Beats Studio 3 Wireless Headphones available in six colorways representing the Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Lakers, Houston R...

» Twitter Could Get Option for 'Clarifying' Tweets
2 days, 4 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey today commented on the possibility of an edit button for tweets, suggesting Twitter is considering a feature that might let people go back and add clarifications or annotations...

» White House and FCC announce big, broken solutions to America's pitiful broadband
2 days, 4 hours ago from The Register
Why fight an oligopoly when you can subsidize it? The White House and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) have both announced big plans to expand broadband internet access across the United St...

» Ubuntu 18.04.2 LTS Now Available With The New HWE Stack
2 days, 4 hours ago from Phoronix
Following a small delay, Ubuntu 18.04.2 LTS is now available as the latest point release to the Bionic Beaver for a Valentine's Day debut...

» EKWB Begins Selling Heatsink for Intel’s Optane 905P M.2 SSD
2 days, 4 hours ago from AnandTech
EK Water Blocks has started selling its passive heatsink for Intel’s recently-released Optane 905P M.2 SSD. The cooling solution is meant to ensure consistent performance of the drive under high loa...

» This Week in Computer Hardware 504: New Sound Card & Graphic Driver Growing Pains
2 days, 4 hours ago from All TWiT.tv Shows (Video HD)
A tough week for graphics drivers for NVIDIA and AMD, Synology's DS1019+ NAS and EVGA's Nu Audio Sound Card reviewed, DLSS is still trying got to impress, and more, in TWiCH episode 504! Hosts: Patr...

» As everyone waits for an edit button, Dorsey says Twitter is considering a ‘clarify’ feature for tweets
2 days, 4 hours ago from 9to5Mac
In an interview with Joe Rogan recently, Jack Dorsey said Twitter is considering on an edit system where you would be able to see the original and edited version of a tweet. Speaking at a Goldman Sach...

» Tech News Weekly 70: On the Apps
2 days, 4 hours ago from All TWiT.tv Shows (Video HD)
1:54 GM and Amazon have invested in electric truck company Rivian. Sam Abuelsamid from the Wheel Bearings podcast talks about the Tesla competitor.16:23 People in the US spent an average of $79 on iOS...

» Mozilla, Internet Society and Others Pressure Retailers to Demand Secure IoT Products
2 days, 4 hours ago from Dark Reading:
New initiative offers five principles for greater IoT security.

» Warren Buffett’s Berkshire slightly reduces AAPL stake, but still holds nearly 250M shares
2 days, 4 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has slightly reduced its stake in AAPL, new regulatory findings reveal. Buffett also exited a $2.13 billion stake in Oracle, and picked up new positions in softwa...

» Hackers tried to steal €13 million from Malta's Bank of Valletta
2 days, 5 hours ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Hackers tried to send funds to banks in the UK, the US, the Czech Republic, and Honk Kong. Transactions are being reverted.

» Facebook in talks of settling FTC investigation with first ever multi-billion dollar fine
2 days, 5 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Facebook’s constant string of privacy scandals is finally catching up to it. The Washington Post reports today that Facebook is negotiating a record breaking, multi-billion dollar settlement with th...

» From 'O.MG' to NSA, What Hardware Implants Mean for Security
2 days, 5 hours ago from Dark Reading:
A wireless device resembling an Apple USB-Lightning cable that can exploit any system via keyboard interface highlights risks associated with hardware Trojans and insecure supply chains.

» Intel's Linux DRM Driver To Enable PSR2 Power-Savings By Default
2 days, 5 hours ago from Phoronix
The Intel DRM/KMS kernel driver will soon see PSR2 panel self refresh capabilities enabled by default for allowing more power-savings on Intel-powered ultrabooks/notebooks...

» Use an 8-char Windows NTLM password? Don't. Every single one can be cracked in under 2.5hrs
2 days, 5 hours ago from The Register
CorrectHorseBatteryStaple once again more secure and memorable than ff3sd21n HashCat, an open source password recovery tool, can now crack an eight-character Windows NTLM password hash in less time th...

» ‘Already Live’: Signature Bank Is Moving Millions on a JPMorgan-Like Private, Dollar-Backed Cryptocurrency
2 days, 5 hours ago from CoinDesk
While crypto-land is abuzz about JPMorgan’s plan to move dollars via blockchain, a smaller New York bank is already doing this.