» Learning about Partitions and How to Create Them for Fedora
4 minutes ago from LXer Linux News
Operating system distributions try to craft a one size fits all partition layout for their file systems. Distributions cannot know the details about how your hardware is configured or how you use your...

» Xbox Boss and Team Are Currently in Japan to Talk and Listen About Gaming in 2020 and Beyond
25 minutes ago from Wccftech
Xbox head Phil Spencer and his team are currently in Japan to talk and listen to publishers and studios about gaming in 2020 and beyond. Spencer took to Twitter overnight to share that it feels great ...

» World-record-breaking boffins reveal the fastest spinning thing on Earth – and it's not George Orwell in his grave
27 minutes ago from The Register
Privacy's dead but, hey, we've got nanoparticles spinning at 300 billion RPM. So that's cool The fastest spinning object on Earth – a pair of nanoparticles – can complete over five billion revolut...

» Have You Tried Kaisen Linux? — A New System Rescue Linux Distro
29 minutes ago from Fossbytes
Being a system administrator, lots of responsibilities and duties are to be taken care of, which are wide-ranging from covering backups, disaster recovery, hardware maintenance, automation, filesystem...

» Merging Of Flang/F18 Fortran Compiler Support Into LLVM Has Been Delayed
49 minutes ago from Phoronix
The modern F18/Flang Fortran front-end to LLVM had been set to land in the LLVM mono repository last Monday that could have made it included as part of the LLVM 10.0 branch set for that day. The LLVM ...

» MIUI 11: New Developments In The Dark Mode And Gestures
49 minutes ago from Fossbytes
Since the release of MIUI 11 back in October, Xiaomi has been working religiously on the update to enhance the user experience further. Now, the head of MIUI experience, Jin Fan, has some news about t...

» Australian man tested for coronavirus after returning from China with respiratory illness
1 hour ago from Technology | The Guardian
Queensland health authorities confirm man is in quarantine at home in Brisbane and they are awaiting tests after he presented with flu-like symptomsThe first case of China’s new deadly coronavirus m...

» Challenger business bank Qonto raises $115 million round led by Tencent and DST Global
1 hour ago from TechCrunch
French startup Qonto has raised a $115 million Series C funding round led by Tencent and DST Global. Today’s news comes a few days after another French fintech startup Lydia raised some money from T...

» Meet the cheapest PC in the world: Android goodness for less than $15
1 hour ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
This Android thin client can be yours for far less than usual

» Local food delivery and restaurant discovery platform Zomato acquires Uber Eats in India
1 hour ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Uber Technologies Inc., primarily known as one of the significant cab aggregators, has agreed to sell its food delivery service Uber Eats to rival Zomato.

» Google Chrome To Reduce Battery Drain, Thanks To Microsoft
1 hour ago from Fossbytes
One of the problems that still haunts the users of the world’s most popular web browser, Google Chrome, is battery consumption (especially on Windows 10). The browser’s excessive use of RAM is alr...

» Digital Wellbeing update adds a 30-minute pause button to Wind Down
1 hour ago from xda-developers
Digital Wellbeing on Android keeps track of your smartphone usage and aims to help users curtail excessive smartphone usage. As more updates to the application arrived, so did more features such as Wi...

» Uber sells Indian food delivery arm to Ant Financial-backed Zomato
1 hour ago from Reuters: Technology News
Uber has sold its online food-ordering business in India to local rival Zomato in exchange for a 9.99% stake in the startup backed by China's Ant Financial, limiting its exposure to a crowded market ...

» The best TV shows to stream on Stan
1 hour ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Stan has an abundance of great TV shows on offer, so here's our list of what you should be watching first.

» wc Command - Count Output by Lines, Words or Characters
2 hours ago from LXer Linux News
The Linux wc command it one of the many text utilities that come packaged with the GNU Core Utilities. It allows you to print a count of words, lines, characters, or even bytes in a file or standard i...

» Big W has continued to slash the price off the already discounted Google Pixel 3
2 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
This is not a drill: Big W has massively dropped its price on the Google Pixel 3.

» US case against Huawei's Meng Wanzhou is 'fiction', say lawyers
2 hours ago from Technology | The Guardian
Extradition hearing begins in Canada as defence team rejects allegations that executive tried to get around Iran sanctionsThe accusations of sanctions busting against Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou hav...

» A Newly-Discovered Part of Our Immune System Could Be Harnessed To Treat All Cancers, Say Scientists.
2 hours ago from Slashdot
An anonymous reader quotes a report from the BBC: The Cardiff University team discovered a method of killing prostate, breast, lung and other cancers in lab tests. The findings, published in Nature Im...

» Uber sells food delivery business in India to Zomato
3 hours ago from TechCrunch
Uber said on Tuesday it has sold its food delivery business, Uber Eats, in India to local rival Zomato as the American ride-hailing giant races to shed lossmaking operations to become profitable by ne...

» 6.7-inch iPhone 12 Pro Max Will Be Thinner and Have a Larger Camera Sensor
3 hours ago from Wccftech
As per the latest round of rumors, Apple will be going back to making iPhones thinner. The 6.7-inch iPhone 12 Pro Max will be thinner than its predecessor and also ship with larger camera sensors. The...

» CME's Futures Options Sprinted Out of the Gate but a Marathon Lies Ahead
4 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Investors have shown early enthusiasm for CME’s first Bitcoin-backed options. Is it driving the price of Bitcoin or the other way around?

» Intel Core i9-10980HK 8 Core, 16 Thread & 5 GHz+ Flagship Mobility CPU Performance Benchmarks Leaked
4 hours ago from Wccftech
The first benchmarks of Intel's 10th Generation mobility processors including the flagship Core i9-10980HK have leaked out. The leaks come from various sources with performance benchmarks & the sp...

» Dragon Ball Z Kakarot New Mod Introduces Proper Ultrawide Support
4 hours ago from Wccftech
Dragon Ball Z Kakarot started receiving its first mods following the game's release last week, and of these first mods introduces proper Ultrawide support. The mod, simply called Ultrawide Fix, introd...

» Firefox 72.0.2 Improves Playback Performance for Full-Screen 1080p Videos
4 hours ago from LXer Linux News
Mozilla released today the second maintenance update to the latest Firefox 72 open-source and cross-platform web browser for all supported platforms, including Linux, Mac, and Windows, to address vari...

» Fortnite on iPad Pro just got a huge frame rate upgrade
4 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
The iOS version of Fortnite has received a significant performance boost on the 2018 iPad Pro tablets.

» Loot Boxes Push Kids Into Gambling, Says England's NHS Mental Health Director
4 hours ago from Slashdot
Claire Murdoch, mental health director of England's National Health Service (NHS), has reignited the loot box controversy with a report claiming they push young people into "under the radar" gambling....

» iBuyPower’s Mini-ITX Revolt GT3 PC Looks Amazing!
4 hours ago from Wccftech
iBuyPower has shown off the Revolt GT3 Mini-ITX PC which is the successor of the Revolt 2 PC that has been on the market since 2016. The new system is designed to offer an even more compact design, al...

» Let’s check in on the .org sale fiasco: Senators say No, internet grandees say Yes – and ICANN pretends there's absolutely nothing to see here
4 hours ago from The Register
'Ethos Capital, ISOC, and PIR have failed to provide clear and transparent information' Analysis  A quick hypothetical for you: if your organization received a letter from six senior politicians urgi...

» Roborock S5 Max Robot Vacuum & Mop Drops to $459.99 (Originally: $599.99)
4 hours ago from Wccftech
Roborock released its latest S5 Max over the holiday season. While the company was already producing some amazing products at an unbeatable price point, the newest version of this smart vacuum cleaner...

» Britain’s Tax Agency Offering Contract for Tech to Combat Crypto Tax Evasion
5 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
As cyber crimes evolve, Britain’s tax agency pursues new tech to combat growing tax evasion using crypto

» The Witcher 3 Nintendo Switch Next Update Will Be “Worth the Wait”, Developer Says
5 hours ago from Wccftech
The Witcher 3 upcoming update is taking some time to release, but the wait is going to be worth it, according to the developer. Answering a question on its official VK social media page, Saber Interac...

» Ultrafast Camera Takes 1 Trillion Frames Per Second of Transparent Objects, Phenomena
5 hours ago from Slashdot
After developing the world's fastest camera a little over a year ago, Caltech's Lihong Wang decided that wasn't good enough and started working on an even faster device. A new paper published in the j...

» Wave goodbye: DigitalOcean decimates workforce as co-founder reveals lack of profitability, leadership turmoil
5 hours ago from The Register
Literally: As much as 10% of employees at server-hosting biz laid off in 'non-cost-cutting' move DigitalOcean last week axed an undisclosed number of employees.…

» Rumor: 6.7-inch iPhone 12 to be thinner than iPhone 11 Pro Max, more sizing details
5 hours ago from 9to5Mac
A new supply chain report from Macotakara today sheds new light on the sizing details of the 2020 iPhone lineup. The report also includes one notable caveat compared to what other reports have widely ...

» Huge PS5 Leak Spills a Bunch of Info On Sony's Reveal Event
5 hours ago from Slashdot
A PS5 leak posted on 4Chan, which was later reposted on Reddit, spills a bunch of information on the PlayStation 5 reveal event which is expected to take place in February. According to the leak, the ...

» Intel's Vulkan Driver Begins Making Infrastructure Changes For Multi-GPU Support
5 hours ago from Phoronix
For months we have seen various Intel open-source Linux graphics driver patches that begin preparing for multi-GPU support where in moving forward with their Xe graphics cards there could be the iGPU ...

» Personio, the German HR platform for SMEs, raises $75M Series C at a $500M valuation
6 hours ago from TechCrunch
Personio, the Germany-founded HR platform for SMEs, has raised $75 million in Series C funding in a round led by Accel. I understand the investment values the company at around $500 million. Also join...

» Rumored 6.7-Inch iPhone Said to Be Thinner, Have Larger Rear Camera Sensors, and More
6 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Apple is widely rumored to release four new iPhones in the fall, including one 5.4-inch model, two 6.1-inch models, and one 6.7-inch model, and Japanese blog Mac Otakara has offered a few details surr...

» BT Recon: How to Snoop on Bluetooth Devices Using Kali Linux
6 hours ago from Null Byte « WonderHowTo
While many people may use Bluetooth every day, the majority don't know how it works or that it can be hacked. Bluetooth hacking gives a clear window into the world of the target. Nearly every device h...

» Huawei CFO's lawyer attacks U.S. extradition case in Canadian trial
6 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
A lawyer for Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou argued on Monday that "double criminality" was at the center of a trial to decide whether she can be extradited to the United States, a case th...

» Apple now sells the iPhone XS/Max officially refurbished from $699
6 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Apple is now offering certified refurbished iPhone XS/Max models in various capacities from $699 shipped. Originally starting at $999 when released in September of 2018, this is the first time that Ap...

» Infiltrating Networks: Easier Than Ever Due to Evil Markets
6 hours ago from BleepingComputer
Attackers don't always need to breach the networks of their victims themselves to plant malware as there are plenty of professional intruders offering their services on underground markets. [...]

» Instagram Drops IGTV Button Because Nobody Was Using It
6 hours ago from Slashdot
Instagram is removing the annoying orange IGTV button from its homepage because hardly anyone was using it. "As we've continued to work on making it easier for people to create and discover IGTV con...

» How to search for YouTube videos on Debian GNOME Desktop
6 hours ago from LXer Linux News
Every time you want to play a YouTube video, you need to open a web browser, then go to the YouTube website, and finally search for a video. But what if you get the ability to search and play YouTube ...

» Macron and Trump declare truce in digital tax dispute
6 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday he had a "great discussion" with U.S. President Donald Trump over a digital tax planned by Paris and said the two countries would work together to avoid...

» Trump, Macron agree important to complete digital services tax talks
6 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
U.S. President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron agreed on the importance of completing a successful negotiation on the digital services tax, the White House said on Monday.

» Fanatical Lunar New Year Sale Offers Deals on Resident Evil 3 Preorders, Metro Redux, More
6 hours ago from Wccftech
Steam’s big Lunar New Year Sale is rumored to be just around the corner, but maybe you just can’t wait to grab some deals on the latest PC games? Well, key reseller Fanatical (formerly BundleStars...

» Tim Cook says AR is the ‘next big thing,’ teases Apple’s health initiatives that are ’cause for hope’
6 hours ago from 9to5Mac
As we highlighted earlier today, Apple CEO Tim Cook is in Ireland this week to receive an award in recognition of Apple’s 40-year history in the country. After being recognized by IDA Ireland today,...

» DDoS Mitigation Firm Founder Admits to DDoS
6 hours ago from Krebs on Security
A Georgia man who co-founded a service designed to protect companies from crippling distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks has pleaded to paying a DDoS-for-hire service to launch attacks against...

» Apple Begins Selling Refurbished iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max Models
6 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Apple today began selling certified refurbished iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max models for the first time since the devices were released in September 2018. At the time of writing, the refurbished models...

» Tesla rebuffs U.S. safety recall petition, says no unintended acceleration in vehicles
6 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Tesla Inc said on Monday there was no unintended acceleration in its vehicles, as it responded to a petition to a U.S. safety regulator to investigate and recall around 500,000 of the company's electr...

» Whoa, whoa... Tesla slams brakes on allegations of 'unintended acceleration' bug: 'Completely false and was brought by a short-seller'
6 hours ago from The Register
Grimes' boyfriend's biz says it's under financial attack Tesla is rubbishing complaints of a possible software-related gremlin causing its line of electric cars to suddenly speed up.…

» US Retailer Hanna Andersson Hacked to Steal Credit Cards
7 hours ago from BleepingComputer
US children's apparel maker and online retailer Hanna Andersson disclosed that its online purchasing platform was hacked and malicious code was deployed to steal customers' payment info for almost t...

» Researchers completely re-engineer yeast to make more biofuel
7 hours ago from Ars Technica
Systems-level engineering of a living thing is remarkably complicated.

» Feds Seize WeLeakInfo.com For Selling Access To Stolen Data
7 hours ago from Slashdot
JustAnotherOldGuy shares a report from PC Magazine: The FBI has shut down a website that offered hackers easy access to 12 billion records stolen in thousands of data breaches. On Thursday, the Justic...

» Debian Policy Updated Following Recent Systemd "Init System Diversity" Vote
7 hours ago from Phoronix
Following last month's Debian init system diversity vote where the Debian developers decided on a general resolution of focusing on systemd but support exploring alternatives, the official Debian Poli...

» Hospitals Give Tech Giants Access To Detailed Medical Records
7 hours ago from Slashdot
An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Wall Street Journal: Hospitals have granted Microsoft, IBM and Amazon the ability to access identifiable patient information under deals to crunch millions...

» Sony DualShock 4 Back Button Attachment Review – Touch Both Sides for Added Enjoyment
7 hours ago from Wccftech
The Back Button Attachment for DualShock 4 feels like a natural extension to the controller, putting any additional buttons at reach without having to take your thumbs off the joysticks. The post Sony...

» Frontier, an ISP In 29 States, Plans To File For Bankruptcy
7 hours ago from Slashdot
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Frontier Communications is planning to file for bankruptcy within two months, Bloomberg reported last week. The telco "is asking creditors to hel...

» Maduro Announces Crypto Casino in Support of Petro and Public
7 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Venezuela’s Maduro announces crypto casino to run on country’s Petro

» Australian Open 2020 live stream: how to watch tennis online from anywhere
7 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Will the decade's first Grand Slam herald a new era for tennis? Watch all the action, no matter where you are in the world, with our 2020 Australian Open live stream guide.

» Microsoft unveils new Applied Cloud Stories initiative
7 hours ago from Neowin
The new initiative is a competition of sorts, inviting participants to share their interesting stories relating to the cloud, getting the chance to win prizes and rewards in the process. Read more...

» Internet Explorer has a major security flaw, but Microsoft can't patch it yet
8 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
A new security flaw in Internet Explorer could allow an attacker to remotely run malicious code on an affected system.

» Radiohead.com unveils “The Radiohead Library,” an official band repository
8 hours ago from Ars Technica
Tons of great stuff, although there's bad news if you rely on YouTube.

» Huawei reveals full list of smartphones getting EMUI 10
8 hours ago from xda-developers
Late last year, Huawei announced EMUI 10, its latest software based on Android 10. They kicked things off with a beta that was made available for many Huawei and Honor devices. Today, the company is a...

» How to install Linux apps on your Chromebook
8 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
You've heard talk of installing Linux applications on your Chromebook, now find out exactly how it's done.

» Boeing seeks $10 billion in loans as 737 Max crisis continues
8 hours ago from Ars Technica
Planes still grounded as another software problem was disclosed Friday.

» Mac: How to fix and restart the Touch Bar when it stops working
8 hours ago from 9to5Mac
The Touch Bar on the MacBook Pro offers a variety of shortcuts according to each application, but sometimes it doesn’t work as expected. Users may eventually experience unexpected behaviors with it ...

» FTCode Ransomware Now Steals Saved Login Credentials
8 hours ago from BleepingComputer
​​​​​​​FTCode ransomware victims now have one more thing to worry about with the malware having been upgraded to also steal saved user credentials from email clients and web browsers. ...

» Tour Down Under 2020 live stream: how to watch cycling online from anywhere
8 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
The riders are ready for the opening race of the UCI World Tour - watch all the Tour Down Under 2020 cycling action with our live stream guide.

» China Reports More Than 200 Infections With New Coronavirus From Wuhan
8 hours ago from Slashdot
The outbreak of a new virus that began in the Chinese city of Wuhan last month appears to be far from over. Today, Chinese health authorities reported that over 130 new pneumonia cases caused by the v...

» Outbreak of new virus explodes in China; human-to-human spread confirmed
8 hours ago from Ars Technica
The WHO will hold an emergency meeting to assess the threat to public health.

» Leave your admin interface's TLS cert and private key in your router firmware in 2020? Just Netgear things
8 hours ago from The Register
Finding sparks debate over bug disclosure – and how to secure a local gateway's web control panel Netgear left in its router firmware key ingredients needed to intercept and tamper with secure conne...

» Fanless Coffee Lake system supports triple HDMI displays
8 hours ago from LXer Linux News
Nexcom’s fanless, “Neu-X300” embedded system runs Linux or Win 10 on an up to hexa-core 8th Gen Coffee Lake CPU and offers 4x USB 3.0, 2x GbE, 2x M.2, PCIe x16, and up to 3x HDMI 2.0 ports. The ...

» Alphabet CEO backs temporary ban on facial-recognition, Microsoft disagrees
9 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
The EU's proposal for a temporary ban on facial-recognition technology won backing from Alphabet Chief Executive Sundar Pichai on Monday but got a cool response from Microsoft President Brad Smith.

» Disintegration Multiplayer Betas Get an Action-Heavy Trailer and New Details
9 hours ago from Wccftech
As we reported last week, Disintegration will be offering up two betas – one closed, one open – over the next couple weeks, and now developer V1 Interactive is building excitement for them with a ...

» Price Analysis Jan 20: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, BSV, LTC, EOS, BNB, XLM, ADA
9 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Bitcoin price is holding up well, which suggests that the uptrend might resume and a move to $10,000 is likely

» Garmin introduces tactix Delta, a "tactical" smartwatch with a kill switch
9 hours ago from Neowin
Garmin is adding a new tactical smartwatch to its lineup in the form of the tactix Delta. It's a multisport watch built to military standards, and it has a kill switch to delete all user data. Read mo...

» Crytek, Cloud Imperium battle over how to end Star Citizen lawsuit
9 hours ago from Ars Technica
Both sides now want the case dismissed but for vastly different reasons.

» People Can Be Identified By the Way They Dance
9 hours ago from Slashdot
Might it be possible that someday in the near future, an official might get you to dance around a bit, in order to confirm that you're really you? Perhaps not, but nonetheless, a recent study has dete...

» Samsung's AirDresser hygienizes your clothes without washing them
9 hours ago from Neowin
Samsung has introduced an interesting new appliance called the AirDresser. It's a storage cabinet for your clothes, but it also removes any bacteria and viruses without washing them. Read more...

» Fedora's FESCo Has Deferred Any Decision On EarlyOOM By Default
9 hours ago from Phoronix
One of the changes planned for Fedora 32 has been to enable EarlyOOM by default to better handle low memory situations either due to the system running with minimal RAM or under memory pressure. But t...

» China’s Total Blockchain Investments Dropped 40% in 2019 Compared to 2018
9 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Chinese blockchain spending dropped over 40% from 2018 to 2019, but was still significantly higher than back in 2017

» Rockstar Got £37.6 Million in Video Games Tax Relief This Year – Report
9 hours ago from Wccftech
Rockstar Games received as much as £37.6 million in Video Games Tax Relief from the UK's government in 2019 alone, according to a report from HMRC (Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs). Overall, since ...

» Interview: Craig Wright Still ‘99.9999%’ Sure That He’ll Get Access to BTC Fortune
9 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Despite bizarre courtroom mix-up of private and public keys, Craig Wright tells Cointelegraph that he’s confident he’ll get BTC fortune back

» Google testing new Share UI for Chrome with QR Code generator and screenshot tool
9 hours ago from Neowin
Google is testing a new interface for the Share UI that adds the ability to generate and share QR codes. There also seems to be a new screenshot tool. The features are hidden in Chrome Canary for now....

» Tesla calls claims of unintended acceleration in NHTSA petition ‘completely false’
9 hours ago from TechCrunch
Tesla pushed back Monday against claims that its electric vehicles may suddenly accelerate on their own, calling a petition filed with federal safety regulators “completely false.” Tesla also ques...

» Mitsubishi Electric discloses data breach, media blame China-linked APT
9 hours ago from Security Affairs
Mitsubishi Electric disclosed a security breach that might have exposed personal and confidential corporate information. Mitsubishi Electric disclosed a security breach that might have exposed persona...

» DigixDAO Votes to Liquidate $64M Treasury
9 hours ago from CoinDesk
With only 52 votes, the DigixDAO treasury will dissolve, returning DGD holders their staked $ETH.

» China To Ban Single-Use Plastic Bags and Straws
9 hours ago from Slashdot
China, one of the world's biggest producers of plastic waste, is set to introduce a ban on all non-degradable plastic bags and single-use straws in major cities. From a report: As part of a plan to dr...

» Digital Wellbeing adds thirty-minute pause option to Wind Down
9 hours ago from Neowin
Digital Wellbeing is adding a new "pause for 30 minutes" option to briefly turn off the Wind Down feature in a server-side update, letting users complete their tasks before putting phones down. Read m...

» Ubisoft sues operators of four DDoS-for-hire services
10 hours ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Ubisoft delivers on threats it made in September 2019 and goes after website selling DDoS services that were used to launch attacks against Rainbow Six Siege servers.

» Bitcoin Price Tightens as Traders Eye the CME Gap and $8.2K Support
10 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
After Bitcoin price failed to hold $9.2K traders are now watching the CME gap and support crucial support at $8.6K

» UFC 246 Twitch Piracy Fail Raises Questions For Amateur Pirates & UFC Alike
10 hours ago from TorrentFreak
The much-heralded return of Conor McGregor this weekend ended in a stunning 40-second victory for the UFC's biggest star. The event also resulted in one of the biggest piracy fails in recent memory wh...

» [Update: Opera’s Statement] Opera’s loan apps accused of engaging in predatory behavior and violating Google Play Store’s policies
10 hours ago from xda-developers
The browser market sees heavy dominance from Google Chrome across the board, much to the detriment of other browsers and the underlying competition in the market. This dominance and the declining user...

» The Official Kubuntu 'Focus' Linux Laptop Goes on Sale
10 hours ago from Slashdot
You can buy an official Kubuntu laptop. Called "Focus". It is an absolutely powerhouse with top specs. From a report: Here's the specs list: CPU: Core i7-9750H 6c/12t 4.5GHz Turbo GPU: 6GB GTX-2060 RA...

» EU calls for five year ban on facial recognition
10 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
A temporary ban will give the European Commission time to consider how to prevent facial recognition technology from being misused.

» Court rules Mike Rothenberg must fork over more than $31 million to settle SEC allegations
10 hours ago from TechCrunch
Mike Rothenberg, the once high-flying VC bent on bringing the party to Silicon Valley, must now pay a whopping $31.4 million to settle a California federal court ruling in favor of Security and Exchan...

» Google's Sundar Pichai wants more regulation on artificial intelligence
10 hours ago from Neowin
Google's Sundar Pichai has said in a piece for the Financial Times that governments should create new regulations for artificial intelligence technologies in a bid to prevent abuse. Read more...

» Rocket Lab’s first launch of 2020 is a mission for the National Reconnaissance Office
11 hours ago from TechCrunch
Rocket Lab has announced its first mission for 2020 – a dedicated rocket launch on behalf of client the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) with a launch window that opens on January 31. The E...

» Israel’s cybersecurity startup scene spawned new entrants in 2019
11 hours ago from TechCrunch
The Israeli cybersecurity industry saw a 35% increase in investments from 2018, with overall funding for startups totaling almost $1.4 billion.

» Diligent’s Vivian Chu and Labrador’s Mike Dooley will discuss assistive robotics at TC Sessions: Robotics+AI
11 hours ago from TechCrunch
Too often the world of robotics seems to be a solution in search of a problem. Assistive robotics, on the other hand, are among one of the primary real-world tasks existing technology can seemingly ad...

» Apple’s Court Battle Against Former Processor Architect Begins
11 hours ago from Wccftech
A judge gave tentative rulings on a suit filed by Apple against its former employee who started his own processor company called Nuvia. Apple sued him for breach of contract, claiming that he was plan...

» Cash, Plastic or Hand? Amazon Envisions Paying With a Wave
11 hours ago from Slashdot
Amazon wants to make your hand your credit card. From a report: The tech giant is creating checkout terminals that could be placed in bricks-and-mortar stores and allow shoppers to link their card inf...

» CME Open Interest for Bitcoin Futures Up 100% Since Start of 2020
11 hours ago from CoinDesk
Open interest in bitcoin futures listed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) have doubled in the first few days of the year, as noted by data analytics firm Skew.

» Download WinX MediaTrans v6.8 valued at $59.95 - free offer ends today
11 hours ago from Neowin
Grab a licensed copy of WinX MediaTrans V6.8 - a fast & easy iPhone iOS file transfer and manager alternative to iTunes for Windows. Claim your copy before the end of today, when the promo ends. R...

» Microsoft’s Mixer fate is looking a lot like Windows Phone at the moment
11 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
In most cases, the disillusionment isn't from blind fanboyism to Twitch, Google or any other service, but by the lack of competitive features

» Hands-on with Graphing Calculator in Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 19546 (video)
11 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
The Calculator app in Windows 10 contains a great list of modes that you can use for a variety of different things. From the hamburger menu in the upper left corner, you can access various calculator ...

» Soft Robotics raises $23 million from investors including industrial robot giant FANUC
11 hours ago from TechCrunch
Robotics startup company Soft Robotics has closed its Series B round of funding, raising $23 million led by Calibrate Ventures and Material Impact, and including participation from exiting investors i...

» Here’s our first look at Apple’s brand new rack-mounted Mac Pro
11 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Apple made the rack-mountable version of the Mac Pro available last week, and now the first orders are arriving to customers. As expected, the folks at MacStadium are planning to host the new Mac Pro ...

» Decrease user churn by better managing expectations
11 hours ago from TechCrunch
Plus, competitor ads analysis for Facebook, budget explainer ads and more.

» Bruce Schneier: Banning Facial Recognition Isn't Enough
11 hours ago from Slashdot
Bruce Schneier, writing at New York Times: Communities across the United States are starting to ban facial recognition technologies. In May of last year, San Francisco banned facial recognition; the n...

» PS5 controller may get voice commands and built-in mic to up your A-game
12 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
A new patent suggests that the PS5 controller will be able to take voice commands – could it be for use with PlayStation Assist?

» Emotet Malware Dabbles in Extortion With New Spam Template
12 hours ago from BleepingComputer
The Emotet malware has started using a spam template that pretends to be an extortion demand from a "Hacker" who states that they hacked the recipient's computer and stole their data. [...]

» PSVR Hardware Update to Launch Alongside PS5 Claims Prominent VR Publisher
12 hours ago from Wccftech
PlayStation VR is easily the most successful premium virtual reality headset on the market, having sold 5 million units at last count (top competitor Oculus Rift has sold around 1.5 million units), bu...

» Three takeaways from the 2019 venture capital market
12 hours ago from TechCrunch
Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. Today we’re digging into the Q4 venture capital market — specifically unpac...

» Apple Launching New Internal Activity Challenge for Employees
12 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Starting in February, Apple is hosting its annual company wide fitness challenge for all of its employees, tasking them with closing all three Apple Watch Activity rings every day of the month. Emplo...

» Firefox 72.0.2 will be released later today
12 hours ago from gHacks Technology News
Mozilla is about to release Firefox 72.0.2, an update for the stable channel version of the web browser.  The new version of the Firefox web browser is a stability and bug fix […] Thank you for bei...

» XanMod-ing Ubuntu To Perform Closer To Intel's Clear Linux
12 hours ago from Phoronix
Earlier this month many Phoronix readers were interested in our fresh tests of the XanMod-patched Linux kernel for boosting the desktop and workstation performance compared to Ubuntu's default Linux k...

» Here’s a Complete List of Huawei Devices That Will Receive the Android 10 Based EMUI 10 Update
12 hours ago from Wccftech
Huawei's inability to ship future devices without Google Play services has given rise to a lot of doubt about its ability to deliver updates to existing devices. Although Huawei isn't the quickest whe...

» Avatar 2: release date, first images and everything we know
12 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Avatar 2 is coming in 2021. Here's what we know about its cast, story, release date and more.

» As attacks begin, Citrix ships patch for VPN vulnerability
12 hours ago from Ars Technica
Hundreds of US government agencies have vulnerable VPNs, data shows.

» As miscreants prey on thousands of vulnerable boxes, Citrix finally emits patches to fill in hijacking holes in Gateway and ADC
12 hours ago from The Register
SD-WAN WANOP will have to wait a few days, though Citrix has rushed out official fixes for the well-publicised vuln in some of its server products after miscreants were seen deploying their own custom...

» Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai calls for AI regulation
12 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai has called for AI regulation in a new editorial in which he discusses how to approach it.

» EIDOS Transaction Volumes Skew 2019 DApp Market Report
12 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
EIDOS almost triples the transaction count in two months that the rest of the dApp ecosystem managed in the whole of 2019

» Mitsubishi Electric Warns of Data Leak After Security Breach
12 hours ago from BleepingComputer
Mitsubishi Electric, a leading global company in the manufacture and sales of electrical and electronic products, disclosed a security breach that might have caused the leak of personal and confidenti...

» Super Bowl 2020 live stream: how to watch the game online for free and without commercials
12 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
We've only less than two weeks until the biggest sporting event of the year. See here how to watch a Super Bowl live stream online from anywhere - and without commercials.

» Vodafone fibre broadband deal: the cheapest super-fast fibre package around
12 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Get a free upgrade to Vodafone's fastest fibre plan. Currently, this tops all the other broadband deals out there.

» Netflix Secures International Rights To Studio Ghibli Animated Films
12 hours ago from Slashdot
The iconic animated features of Japan's Studio Ghibli will be available in territories outside the U.S., Canada and Japan on Netflix starting in February. From a report: The move is a further change o...

» How to disable Bing’s search suggestions
12 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Tired of watching Bing try to read your mind as you type a search result? There’s a fairly well hidden setting that stops it from doing that. Head to the Bing homepage and then click the hamburger m...

» Sonic 2020 Initiative Promises New Info and Announcements Every Month This Year
12 hours ago from Wccftech
It seems like 2020 is probably going to be a big year for Sonic. Of course, the Sonic the Hedgehog live-action movie, with its much-mocked then fixed effects, is coming out this year, so it would make...

» A Tool That Removes Copyrighted Works Is Not a Substitute for Fair Use
12 hours ago from Deeplinks
YouTube, which has become essential for video creators to build an audience, has a new tool that’s supposed to help users respond to its copyright filter. Is it something that makes fair use a prior...

» Latest Amazon sales: top fitness tracker prices plus cheap iPads, Xbox One, PS4, AirPods and 4K TV deals
12 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
We're keeping tabs on all the latest Amazon sales, bringing you new TV, laptop, console, and headphone deals as they emerge.

» 'Life-changing amounts': Social media stars offered thousands for sex
12 hours ago from Technology
Popular social media figures say they are propositioned for sex almost every day, with offers of clothing, bags, and a lavish lifestyle.

» Dying Light 2 has been delayed, no new release date in sight
13 hours ago from Neowin
Techland's upcoming Dying Light sequel has been delayed, with no release date being announced currently. It initially made an appearance at E3 in 2018, then 2019, with a Spring 2020 release window. Re...

» The case for a privacy nutrition label
13 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Ghostery's President Jeremy Tillman shares his insights on what data privacy could look like in 2020.

» Microsoft Access Can Find Data Insights You May Have Missed. Learn To Use It For $30
13 hours ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
Usually priced at $594, this coursework can make you an advanced Access user for just $29.99. The post Microsoft Access Can Find Data Insights You May Have Missed. Learn To Use It For $30 appeared fi...

» Redefining retail: will 5G change the way we pay?
13 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
The rollout of 5G networks will enable retailers to quickly accept mobile payments.

» It’s Copyright Week 2020: Stand Up for Copyright Laws That Actually Serve Us All
13 hours ago from Deeplinks
We're taking part in Copyright Week, a series of actions and discussions supporting key principles that should guide copyright policy. Every day this week, various groups are taking on different eleme...

» The best iPhone 7 deals and prices in January 2020
13 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
A complete guide to iPhone 7 deals. Compare contracts and plans to find the ideal option for you right now.

» Astronomers find an oddball asteroid entirely inside the orbit of Venus
13 hours ago from Ars Technica
"Getting past the orbit of Venus must have been challenging."

» What is AWS Outposts?
13 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Migrating to the cloud can be a challenge, but AWS Outposts aims to make it easier to move critical applications to the cloud more cheaply than managing your own hardware.

» Monday’s best deals include AirPods from $129, 13-inch MacBook Air $199 off, more
13 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Friday’s best deals include second-generation AirPods from $129, plus 13-inch MacBook Air is $900, and you can grab a 21-inch iMac for $950. Head below for all that and more in the latest 9to5Toys L...

» Over a thousand electronic gizmos went missing from London councils last year
13 hours ago from The Register
Mobile phone for sale. One careless owner Butterfingered London councils have managed to lose nearly 1,300 laptops, mobiles and tablets, according to figures obtained by Freedom of Information request...

» Adam Back on Satoshi Emails, Privacy Concerns and Bitcoin's Early Days
13 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Adam Back discusses the origins of Bitcoin, Hashcash and emails between Satoshi Nakamoto in interview with Cointelegraph

» Xbox One deals delight as price drops bring Black Friday level discounts
13 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Pick up a cheap Xbox One S or X from just $149 this week as Walmart returns to Black Friday prices.

» Frontier, an ISP in 29 states, plans to file for bankruptcy
13 hours ago from Ars Technica
Frontier subscribers suffer from poor customer service and failing networks.

» Save up to 98% off Rethink Files 2TB Cloud Storage + Organization subscriptions
13 hours ago from Neowin
This universal file hub helps you stay on top of your files across multiple apps and keep everything in sync. For a limited time only there are huge discounts on 3, 5 and 10 year subscriptions Read mo...

» Fable Studio founder Edward Saatchi on designing virtual beings
13 hours ago from TechCrunch
In films, TV shows and books — and even in video games where characters are designed to respond to user behavior — we don’t perceive characters as beings with whom we can establish two-way relat...

» Vinnik’s Children File a Complaint About Rights Violation to Greek Court
13 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
The lawyers of alleged $4 billion Bitcoin launderer Alexander Vinnik file a complaint alleging violation of Vinnik’s rights on behalf of his children

» Key events in Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou's extradition case
13 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies Co Ltd, will appear in a Vancouver, Canada, courtroom on Monday for the first day of her extradition trial, a process expected to take mont...

» 9to5Mac Daily: January 20, 2020 – iPhone holiday popularity, iOS security
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...

» Dying Light 2 Got Delayed, Too; Techland to Share More Info in Coming Months
13 hours ago from Wccftech
Dying Light 2 isn't coming out this Spring, in case you were holding out hope. This afternoon, Polish studio Techland announced the game's delay with the following letter shared by the company CEO Paw...

» Cardano Co-Founder and CEO: We Anticipate a Hard Fork in Mid-February
13 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Cardano to update its consensus algorithm through a hard fork in mid-February

» Top 5 ways to customize your Outlook experience
13 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
In this guide, we'll show you our top 5 favorite ways to customize the Outlook experience.

» Microsoft’s Mouse and Keyboard Center get supports for ARM64 and four new devices
13 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Microsoft has updated its Mouse and Keyboard Center app to add support for Windows 10 on ARM as well as four new devices from Microsoft

» Ubisoft sues handful of gamers for DDoSing Rainbow Six: Siege
13 hours ago from The Register
Two Germans, a Nigerian, and a Dutchman walk into a bar. What happens next? A lawsuit, of course Game developer Ubisoft has lodged a claim against the owners of a website that allegedly sells DDoS att...

» Samsung Galaxy Z Flip rumored to have 6.7-inch display, no 108MP camera
13 hours ago from xda-developers
Samsung appears to be going all-in on foldable technology, with the Samsung Galaxy Fold hitting a niche that, despite the price tag, it turned out to be quite successful in. While Samsung’s approach...

» Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot Review – Authentic, Ambitious, Adequate
13 hours ago from Wccftech
I understand the desire to explore the Dragon Ball universe better than anyone, believe me. I, like many Dragon Ball fans, first started watching the show in my early adolescence, and its resurgence i...

» How the Crypto World Is Preparing for Quantum Computing, Explained
14 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Blockchain is regarded as the most secure technology, but can it face the quantum computing threat? Learn how the crypto world is preparing for the quantum leap #Sponsored

» Are We Secure Yet? How to Build a 'Post-Breach' Culture
14 hours ago from Dark Reading:
There are many ways to improve your organization's cybersecurity practices, but the most important principle is to start from the top.

» Complete Microsoft Excel And VBA Bundle Is Up For A Massive Discount For A Few Hours – Avail Now
14 hours ago from Wccftech
MS Excel and VBA is a deadly combination in the professional world. If you have these two skills together, you will not only stand out from your peers but you will also be able to earn big bucks in no...

» New Internet Explorer zero‑day remains unpatched
14 hours ago from WeLiveSecurity
You may want to implement a workaround or stop using the browser altogether, at least until Microsoft issues a a fix The post New Internet Explorer zero‑day remains unpatched appeared first on WeLiv...

» How to avoid collaboration burnout
14 hours ago from Computerworld News
While collaboration tools are pervasive in the enterprise, practices for smartly managing the flow of information created by and in them is not. As a result, these tools often lead to overload and bur...

» South Korea Considers 20% Crypto Income Tax
14 hours ago from CoinDesk
Officials from the Ministry of Economy and Finance's income tax office have reportedly been reviewing the proposal.

» Think Silicon's GLOVE OpenGL-Over-Vulkan Library Now Works On Wayland, Windows + macOS
14 hours ago from Phoronix
One of several projects implementing the OpenGL graphics API over Vulkan has been Think Silicon's GLOVE library. GLOVE currently is focuses on OpenGL ES 2.0 + EGL 1.4 support and is a standalone proj...

» Huawei Strikes Deal With TomTom to Develop Google Maps Alternative
14 hours ago from Wccftech
Huawei' tiff with the US government doesn't seem to be ending anytime soon, rendering the company unable to do business with companies based in the country, one of which happens to be Google. Although...

» Photobox ditches Amazon's Redshift, cuddles up to Snowflake
14 hours ago from The Register
AWS and Google data warehousing stuff considered, then ignored Online photo print and gift service Photobox is quitting Amazon's Redshift data warehouse to hitch its wagon to competing cloud-native sy...

» NapBot Apple Watch sleep tracker adds iPhone-free app, new complications, awake trends, more
14 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Apple Watch sleep tracking app NapBot is out today with a big update that brings some handy new features including background tracking so it can work without iPhone, daily notifications, support for a...

» Apple AirPods 2 Heavily Discounted to Just $129 [$30 Off]
14 hours ago from Wccftech
The sale is live once again, allowing you to pick up Apple’s second-generation AirPods for a price of just $129, saving you $30. AirPods 2 with H1 Chip and Charging Case Drop to Low Price of $129 On...

» Amazon’s New Technology Will Let Customers Pay With Their Hands
14 hours ago from Fossbytes
Last year, New York Post published a report claiming that Amazon is planning on using customer’s hand IDs for making payments at Amazon’s whole foods market. However, The Wall Street Journal r...

» Study finds that the popular rubber hand illusion could be used to treat OCD
14 hours ago from Ars Technica
New technique could provide an effective bridge to standard exposure therapy.

» CES 2020 roundup: All the business tech news you need to know
14 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
CES was more exciting than ever this year. Key topics included 5G, AI, IoT, robotics, Wi-Fi 6, edge computing, automation, blockchain, quantum computing, privacy, AR, and VR.

» We're getting better at protecting elections: Facebook's Clegg
14 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Facebook will do a better job of preventing bad actors from abusing its platform to manipulate this year's U.S. presidential election than it did four years ago, its public affairs chief Nick Clegg sa...

» Uber and Hyundai’s plan to develop air taxis hinges on mass production
14 hours ago from Ars Technica
If this is to work, it will require economies of scale—and some breakthroughs.

» Password Manager KeePass 2.44 is out
15 hours ago from gHacks Technology News
The developer of the password manager KeePass, Dominik Reichl, released KeePass 2.44 today after releasing the KeePass 1.38 update last week. KeePass is a well-designed and audited password manager th...

» Customize Android 10’s gesture navigation with gesturePlus
15 hours ago from xda-developers
Android 10’s gestures aren’t perfect and can often leave a lot to be desired. While I personally don’t have too many issues with them, I can understand the frustrations many may have. There’s ...

» ProjectDue Provides All the Tools You Need for Running a Small Business
15 hours ago from xda-developers
Starting a business is something many of us dream about. But with the personal freedom comes a long list of chores. ProjectDue.co is a suite of tools that allows small business owners and freelancers ...

» Tim Cook Visits Ireland, Calls for Global Corporate Tax Reform [Updated]
15 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Tim Cook visited Ireland today to collect an award from Taoiseach Leo Varadkar for Apple's 40 years of investment in the country. Apple's CEO also met with Irish musician Hozier and Dublin-based game ...

» Cardano’s Commercial Arm to Help Uzbekistan Form Blockchain Task Force
15 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Cardano’s Emurgo will help Uzbekistan form a blockchain task force to develop regulations for security token offerings and exchanges

» Police video shows Cellebrite device in action, says it ‘minimizes intrusion’
15 hours ago from 9to5Mac
The police service in Scotland has posted a video showing a Cellebrite device in action, accessing text messages, photos, and calendar entries from a smartphone. The same device is used by many US law...

» Canadian Teen Charged for $50 Million Cryptocurrency Theft
15 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Canadian teenager is charged for a $50 million SIM-swapping ring that targeted Consensus attendees

» Belgian labor authority launches court case against Deliveroo
15 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Belgium's labor authority launched the first stage of a court case against British food delivery group Deliveroo on Monday, challenging working conditions for the firm's 3,500 riders in Brussels.

» AMD Zen Thermal/Power Reporting Improvements Could Hit Linux 5.6 But More Testing Needed
15 hours ago from Phoronix
Last week I eagerly reported on Ryzen CPUs on Linux finally seeing CCD temperatures and current/voltage reporting thanks to new patches to the k10temp driver by Google's Guenter Roeck who oversees the...

» You might soon be able to sync your Android phone’s clipboard, documents with Your Phone in Windows 10
15 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Microsoft could soon be adding a new ability to the experience which lets users sync their Android phone's clipboard to their PC via Your Phone in Windows 10.

» Merkel seeks to delay German Huawei position until after March EU summit: sources
15 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Chancellor Angela Merkel has asked her conservative lawmakers to wait until after a March EU summit before taking a position on whether China's Huawei can take part in the rollout of Germany's 5G netw...

» CoinDesk at WEF 2020: Crypto Themes to Watch as Davos Gets Underway
15 hours ago from CoinDesk
Get your Fourth Industrial Revolution hardhats on. CoinDesk is at Davos to help you ponder the slew of problems ailing today’s global economy.

» It's update time - yes, again - for Insiders as the Windows 10 Slow Ring meanders towards release
15 hours ago from The Register
Also: pitching Windows gear at students, while Windows Terminal and TypeScript ring in the new Round Up  It was out with the old and in with the new for Microsoft last week - as it hammered another n...

» How to hide the Bing photo of the day
15 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Bing’s design has changed substantially since its release in 2009. However, the search engine is still easily recognised by its distinctive background images. Each day, the Bing team selects another...

» Citrix Releases Patches for Critical ADC Vulnerability Under Active Attack
15 hours ago from The Hacker News
Citrix has finally started rolling out security patches for a critical vulnerability in ADC and Gateway software that attackers started exploiting in the wild earlier this month after the company anno...

» Google’s Sundar Pichai doesn’t want you to be clear-eyed about AI’s dangers
15 hours ago from TechCrunch
Alphabet and Google CEO, Sundar Pichai, is the latest tech giant kingpin to make a public call for AI to be regulated while simultaneously encouraging lawmakers towards a dilute enabling framework tha...

» The marketplace of ideas is a weapons market now
16 hours ago from TechCrunch
The most interesting thing I saw online this week was Venkatesh Rao’s “Internet of Beefs” essay. I don’t agree with all of it. I’m not even sure I agree with most of it. But it’s a sharp, ...

» Blockstream Co-Founder Joins Bitcoin-Only Startup River Financial
16 hours ago from CoinDesk
Jonathan Wilkins, a co-founder of Blockstream, is joining up-and-coming bitcoin brokerage River Financial as Chief Security Officer.

» Apple versus chip engineer: Apple wins two pre-trial motions, Williams one
16 hours ago from 9to5Mac
The Apple versus chip engineer court battle has begun, with a judge ruling on pre-trial motions from both sides. Apple is suing Gerard Williams III for breach of contract after he left Apple in March ...

» Report: iPhone 11 and 11 Pro models make up 69% of US iPhone sales in holiday quarter
16 hours ago from 9to5Mac
The latest sales research report from CIRP suggests that the iPhone 11 series has been well-received, with the combination of iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max accounting for 69% of all i...

» NATO will send a counter-hybrid team to Montenegro to face Russia’s threat
16 hours ago from Security Affairs
The Chairman of the NATO Military Committee announced that the alliance has sent a counter-hybrid team to Montenegro to face Russian hybrid attacks. Last week in Brussels, the Chairman of the NATO Mil...

» LastPass stores passwords so securely, not even its users can access them
16 hours ago from The Register
Login management service sulks in days-long TITSUP* for some Updated  Password manager LastPass appears to have had a big night out on Friday, to the point where the service needed a lengthy lie down...

» Has Mozilla created a two-tier add-ons system?
16 hours ago from gHacks Technology News
"This extension isn't monitored by Mozilla. Make sure you trust the extension before you install it." is displayed on the Firefox Browser add-ons website when users open all but some of the […] Than...

» Revamped Firefox browser for Android set to arrive on the nightly branch tomorrow
16 hours ago from Neowin
Mozilla has said that it's ready to launch its revamped Firefox for Android browser onto the nightly channel. In the spring, it'll arrive on the beta channel, and afterwards on the stable channel. Rea...

» Tim Cook in Ireland to collect award, says global corporate tax reform needed
16 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Tim Cook is in Ireland to receive an award in recognition of Apple’s 40 years of investment in Ireland. Apple’s CEO is set to collect that award from prime minister Leo Varadkar. While there, Coo...

» Samsung's Better exFAT Driver Gets Revised Ahead Of Mainline Linux Integration
16 hours ago from Phoronix
While there has been the initial Microsoft exFAT file-system driver since Linux 5.4, that code is based on a vintage snapshot of prior Samsung code. Samsung engineers meanwhile have been working to up...

» Max Q: SpaceX succeeds with a spectacular Crew Dragon test launch
16 hours ago from TechCrunch
Max Q is a new weekly newsletter all about space. Sign up here to receive it weekly on Sundays in your inbox. We’re off and running with good milestones achieved for NASA’s commercial crew program...

» Indian IT Minister Requests Blockchain Solutions to Improve Government Schools
16 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
India’s IT minister has called on the National Informatics Centre to develop blockchain based initiatives to improve public education

» Bioplastics continue to blossom—are they really better for the environment?
17 hours ago from Ars Technica
Replacing plastic looks hard, but alternatives to fossil fuel materials are on the rise.

» Palestinian Militant Group Has Received 3,370 Bitcoins in Donations Since 2015: Report
17 hours ago from CoinDesk
The report from an Israeli organisation claims the group used bitcoin to avoid sanctions, offer a degree of anonymity to donors and enable cross-border money transfers.

» Samsung plans to set up India’s first smartphone display manufacturing unit
17 hours ago from xda-developers
Back in July last year, reports revealed that Samsung was planning on cutting 1,000 jobs in India due to peer pressure from Chinese rivals. However, the company quickly refuted the claims calling them...

» Jennifer Aniston is surprise winner of SAG award for The Morning Show
17 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Jennifer Aniston last won the Screen Actor’s Guild (SAG) award for outstanding performance by a female actor in a drama series, for her portrayal of Alex Levy in The Morning Show. She was up agains...

» Scythe Launches Mugen 5 BLACK RGB Edition CPU Cooler
17 hours ago from Guru3D.com
The new version, called Mugen 5 Black RGB Edition, comes with a black top-plate and a high quality RGB fan from the new Kaze Flex 120 RGB PWM series. The Black RGB Edition offers a much stronger contr...

» EU've been naughty: GDPR has netted bloc €114m in fines since 2018
17 hours ago from The Register
France, Germany and Austria house the most offenders – survey EU regulators have slapped businesses with an estimated €114m (£97.29m) in fines for data leakage or crappy practices since GDPR was ...

» Raiz to Offer Bitcoin Fund to Australian Retail Investors in 2020
17 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Users of Australian micro-investment startup Raiz will reportedly have access to a Bitcoin-exposed fund

» Guide to WEF Davos 2020: Sustainability, Stablecoins and CBDCs
17 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
What will the WEF Davos 2020 mean for crypto? Check this guide to find out

» Evaluating Your Security Controls? Be Sure to Ask the Right Questions
17 hours ago from The Hacker News
Testing security controls is the only way to know if they are truly defending your organization. With many different testing frameworks and tools to choose from, you have lots of options. But what do...

» China repeats call on Canada to release Huawei CFO Meng
17 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
China repeated its call on Monday for Canada to release detained Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou as soon as possible, ahead of the executive's first extradition hearing later ...

» FBI seizes credentials-for-sale site WeLeakInfo.com
17 hours ago from Naked Security
The FBI has seized the domain for WeLeakInfo.com, a site that sold breached data records, after a multinational effort by law enforcement.

» Apple's Cook says global corporate tax system must be overhauled
17 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Everyone knows that the global corporate tax system needs to be overhauled, Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook said on Monday, backing changes to global rules that are currently under consideration.

» Red Hat Developer's MIR Is A Lightweight JIT Compiler
17 hours ago from Phoronix
Not to be confused with Ubuntu's Mir display stack or Rustlang's MIR, the new MIR effort by Red Hat developer Vladimir Makarov is a new project focused on providing a lightweight JIT compiler...

» Binance P2P Crypto Trading Platform Supports Vietnam’s Fiat Currency
17 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Binance has launched peer-to-peer trading for the Vietnamese dong, making it the second supported fiat currency after Chinese yuan

» Apple Gains Footing in Court Feud With Former iPhone Chip Architect
17 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
A former Apple executive who worked on the chips that power iPhones and iPads has had a request to toss a breach-of-contract lawsuit brought by the company rejected by the court in a tentative ruling....

» Binance CEO Suggests Crypto Exchanges Are Safer Than Keeping One’s Keys
17 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Keeping one’s crypto assets on a cryptocurrency exchange is the safer solution for most users, according to Binance’s CEO

» Apple once more dedicates homepage to celebrating Martin Luther King Jr Day
18 hours ago from 9to5Mac
In what is now an annual tradition, Apple has dedicated its homepage at apple.com to celebrating Martin Luther King Jr Day. Each year, Apple chooses a one-sentence quote, which this year is: Whatever...

» Australian Regulator Gives Green Light to App-Based Retail Bitcoin Fund
18 hours ago from CoinDesk
The bitcoin fund is being launched by micro-investment app provider Raiz Invest Australia.

» AMD Zen 3 "Family 19h" Enablement Beginning With The Linux 5.6 Kernel
18 hours ago from Phoronix
With the upcoming Linux 5.6 kernel cycle will be the first of many patches to come surrounding AMD Zen 3 "Family 19h" support...

» FBI to inform election officials about hacking attempts
18 hours ago from Naked Security
The FBI has announced that it will tell local election officials when hackers try to infiltrate their systems.

» Teen entered ‘dark rabbit hole of suicidal content’ online
18 hours ago from Naked Security
Molly Russell's grieving father has backed a psychiatrists' report, saying that tech companies must be forced to hand over anonymized data.

» The machines are whispering: We tested AI Dungeon 2 and cannot stop laughing
18 hours ago from Ars Technica
Sometimes, this game understands Pokemon and love. Sometimes, it fails spectacularly.

» Bitcoin Price Matches Stock-to-Flow Forecast as $100K Halving Nears
18 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Bitcoin follows the price forecasting tool which predicted its rise from zero to current levels — and $100,000 next year

» Citrix releases permanent fixes for CVE-2019-19781 flaw in ADC 11.1 and 12.0
18 hours ago from Security Affairs
Citrix addressed the actively exploited CVE-2019-19781 flaw in Citrix Application Delivery Controller (ADC), Citrix Gateway, and Citrix SD-WAN WANOP appliances. Citrix has released security patches ...

» Hospital hacker spared prison after plod find almost 9,000 cardiac images at his home
18 hours ago from The Register
NHS working with cops and ICO to determine if patients must be told A Stoke-on-Trent hospital administrator has avoided prison after hacking his NHS trust and helping himself to almost 9,000 heart sca...

» Argo Blockchain Sees Mining Revenue Rise Tenfold in 2019
18 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Publicly-listed mining company Argo Blockchain increased its revenue by more than 10 times in 2019

» AMD Includes Zen 3 Microcode In Linux Kernel
18 hours ago from Fossbytes
After the success of Zen 2 powered CPUs, Dr. Lisa Su, AMD’s CEO, formally disclosed in his recent interview that AMD is planning to release Zen 3 later this year. Additionally, famed Hardware leaker...

» After Sudden 8% Drop, Bitcoin Bulls Must Defend Price Support at $8,460
18 hours ago from CoinDesk
Bitcoin's dramatic overnight fall from $9,200 is telling a tale of buyer exhaustion.

» Rumor: NVIDIA Ampere GeForce RTX 3070 and RTX 3080 specs surface
18 hours ago from Guru3D.com
It has been a crazy year, lots of leaks and info mostly coming through unknown Twitter accounts. Today we can add to that as alleged specifications of the GeForce RTX 3070 and RTX 3080 have surfaced....

» The Best Measuring Cups
19 hours ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
Accurate measuring cups can make you a better cook, and whether you’re hoping to whip up a killer batch of pancakes or simply to avoid mushy rice, you really do need both liquid and dry cups. We’v...

» Thai SEC Grants License to Asia-Pacific Crypto Exchange
19 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Asia-Pacific crypto-fiat trading platform Zipmex has sealed a digital assets exchange license from the Thai Securities and Exchange Commission

» Leaders like the idea of Industry 4.0 more than reality
19 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
Deloitte survey shows executives would rather avoid disruption than cause it but they are putting a new priority on employee training.

» Garbage in, nothing out
19 hours ago from Computerworld News
It’s way back, when all input is typed on a command line, and this pilot fish gets his first exposure to computers as a college freshman. He has to run a program on the school’s mainframe as part ...

» Former U.S. regulator leads effort to create digital dollar
19 hours ago from Computerworld News
The former chair of the Commodity Future Trading Commission (CFTC) has partnered with Accenture to create the non-profit Digital Dollar Project, which plans to explore the creation of a U.S. Central ...

» Facebook and Instagram ban alleged ‘brainwashing’ service
19 hours ago from Naked Security
The Spinner personalises “subconscious influencing” for a specific target.

» Tasker 5.9.2 beta lets you run ADB shell commands without being tethered to a PC
19 hours ago from xda-developers
When it comes to automation apps on Android, Tasker is undoubtedly the preferred choice of a majority of users. Despite the fact that the app doesn’t have a beginner-friendly UI, Tasker is the go-to...

» Top 10 Most Pirated Movies of The Week on BitTorrent – 01/20/20
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» Hacker Leaks Credentials Of 515,000 Servers, Routers & IoT Devices
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A large trove of data containing Telnet credentials has been posted by a hacker this week. The credentials belonged to various servers, IoT (Internet of Things) smart devices and home routers. The lis...

» Instagram Removes IGTV Button From Home Screen Following Lack of User Engagement
19 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Instagram is dropping the IGTV button from the top-right corner of the app's home screen because not enough people are interacting with it. First launched in June 2018, IGTV is Instagram's long-form ...

» Austria to collaborate with EU partners on Huawei 5G decision
19 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz did not rule out deploying Huawei Technologies equipment in his country's future 5G networks on Monday but said the country would coordinate its decisions with Europ...

» Big Falcon explosion as SpaceX successfully demos Crew Dragon abort systems
19 hours ago from The Register
Mere months until 'nauts get a ticket to ride? SpaceX looks set to shove a pair of astronauts into its Crew Dragon capsule following a successful demonstration of abort systems over the weekend.…

» Mitsubishi Electric discloses security breach, China is main suspect
19 hours ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Mitsubishi Electric says hackers did not obtain sensitive information about defense contracts.

» Monday review – the hot 27 stories of the week
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» iFixit Ranks Mac Pro As The Second Best Device Of 2019 To Repair
19 hours ago from Fossbytes
iFixit, in their recent video, ranked Mac Pro 2019 as one of the best repairable devices. However, Fairphone 3 takes the top spot for being the easiest device to fix in 2019. iFixit is best known to t...

» London-Listed Argo Blockchain Reports 10-Fold Increase in Bitcoin Mining Revenue in 2019
19 hours ago from CoinDesk
For its first full year of operations, Argo says it generated just over $11 million in revenue

» Yes, social media and video games really can hurt footballers' decision-making | Sean Ingle
20 hours ago from Technology | The Guardian
Study of footballers in Brazil shows spending time on a smartphone or console before a game causes mental fatigueCould spending too much time on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram affect a footballer’s ...

» Google takes on AWS and Azure in India with Airtel cloud deal
20 hours ago from TechCrunch
Google has inked a deal with India’s third-largest telecom operator as the American giant looks to grow its cloud customer base in the key overseas market that is increasingly emerging as a new clou...

» New Pirate Sites Line Up to Fill IndoXXI’s Shoes
20 hours ago from TorrentFreak
Pirate streaming giant 'IndoXXI,' stopped offering pirated movies at the start of the year. This left millions of Indonesian pirates without their favorite site. However, according to anti-piracy grou...

» Apple and Tim Cook Commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day in the United States, an annual federal holiday commemorating the American civil rights movement leader. Apple today honored the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, J...

» How to transfer a file from a remote computer to a local machine on Linux/Ubuntu
20 hours ago from LXer Linux News
To copy a file from another machine, you can use the scp utility. In this short tutorial you will see how to achieve this using simple commands.

» Google Chrome may soon let you copy images directly to Android’s clipboard
20 hours ago from xda-developers
When it comes to web browsers on Android, Google Chrome is arguably one of the most used browser apps out there and for good reason. The browser packs in a ton of useful features and Google keeps intr...

» Latest Fortnite Update for iOS Brings 120fps Mode to 2018 iPad Pro
20 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Epic Games' latest update to the iOS version of popular battle royale title Fortnite that enables iPad Pro owners to run the game at 120 frames per second. ‌iPad Pro‌ owners wanting to make the m...

» Chinese Blockchain-Based Mobile Payment Revolution: How Is the Biggest CO2 Polluter Becoming Leading World Solar Panels Producer
20 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
China leads the blockchain-based mobile digital payment revolution, expert take

» Betting companies given access to UK gov't information on millions of children
20 hours ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Reports suggest a government database was misused for age verification purposes.

» Report: Hamas, Iran-Tied Militants Intensify Bitcoin Fundraising Action
20 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
A militant group with ties to the Iranian regime and Hamas is allegedly upping its Bitcoin fundraising activities

» WP Database Reset WordPress plugin flaws allow website takeover
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The WP Database Reset WordPress plugin is affected by an “easily exploitable” vulnerability that can allow attackers to take over vulnerable sites.  Security experts from Wordfence discovered tw...

» Intel server chip shortages continue to bite: HPE warns of Xeon processor supply drought for the whole of 2020
20 hours ago from The Register
Traditional IT titans take backseat behind cloud giants Exclusive  Hewlett Packard Enterprise has warned the industry-wide 18-month-plus shortage of certain Intel Xeon server-class processors may con...

» WinX DVD Ripper Platinum: Fastest DVD Ripper & Backup Tool For Windows 10
20 hours ago from Fossbytes
Even though DVDs sound like a thing of the past, it still works fine and is used by several people around the world to maintain a collection of movies, songs, and other data. In a modern world that no...

» EU industry chief: EU ready to act on digital tax, if OECD fails
20 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
European industrial policy chief Thierry Breton said on Monday that if discussions at the OECD level on taxation for digital companies such as Amazon or Google do not bear fruit, the European Union ...

» Bitfinex Investor’s Crypto Lending Startup Posts $2.3M in 2019 Revenue
21 hours ago from CoinDesk
China-based RenrenBit has disclosed it took $600,000 in net income from revenue of $2.3 million in 2019.

» Nvidia’s RTX 3080 GPU Could Have 20GB GDDR6 VRAM
21 hours ago from Fossbytes
Nvidia will update its GeForce RTX 30xx lineup in March this year. We already know that the next-gen GPUs will be based on a new architecture dubbed Ampere, which will succeed currently used Turing ar...

» Israel securities regulator eyes rule changes for digital platforms
21 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Israel's markets watchdog said on Monday the authority would make regulatory changes to adapt to technological innovations such as digital markets.

» South Korea Considers Imposing a 20% Income Tax on Cryptocurrencies
21 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
South Korean regulators are reportedly considering a 20% income tax on income from crypto transactions

» Samsung says may invest $500 million to set up display factory in India
21 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
South Korean flat screen maker Samsung Display plans to set up a factory in India with a $500 million investment as parent Samsung Electronics Co Ltd seeks to expand smartphone production there, a reg...

» ASUS To Release Radeon RX 5600 XT in TUF and STRIX Variants
21 hours ago from Guru3D.com
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» France hoping to resolve digital tax spat this week: Le Maire
21 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
French economy minister Bruno Le Maire said he hoped to resolve a row with the United States over a planned French digital tax by Wednesday evening of this week.

» The delights of on-site working – sun, sea and... WordPad wrangling?
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Things can only get better, unless someone misplaces the source Who, Me?  Welcome to Who, Me? The Register's open-all-hours confessional for readers who really need to get that one dastardly deed off...

» JhoneRAT uses Google Drive, Twitter, ImgBB, and Google Forms to target countries in Middle East
21 hours ago from Security Affairs
Researchers from Cisco Talos discovered a new Trojan named JhoneRAT that was used in targeted attacks against entities in the Middle East. A new Trojan named JhoneRAT appeared in the threat landscape,...

» PowerColor Outs Final Specs Radeon 5600 XT Include TGP Increase and now GDDR6 at 14 Gbps
21 hours ago from Guru3D.com
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» iPhone: How to delete iCloud backups
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» France improves stock options policies for startup employees
22 hours ago from TechCrunch
A couple of weeks ago, France’s digital minister Cédric O announced some changes when it comes to stock options in France. President Emmanuel Macron is going to talk about the new policy today ahea...

» Tiger Lake NUC from Intel Spotted, specs and based on Xe micro architecture
22 hours ago from Guru3D.com
Tiger Lake will be the next stop for Intel's NUCs, first details have now appeared. Intel will not only apply a 28-watt U version of the CPU, it will be integrated with Xe graphics, but will also of....

» Citrix rolls out patches for critical ADC vulnerability exploited in the wild
22 hours ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Citrix is racing to develop patches for software builds vulnerable to the severe bug.

» BitFenix Releases Dawn TG mid tower chassis emulates sunset
22 hours ago from Guru3D.com
BitFenix's middle tower case "Dawn TG" has unique addressable RGB illumination is released. Tempered glass is used on the front and both sides, and the glass surface is protected by the s...

» LastPass is in the midst of a major outage
22 hours ago from ZDNet | security RSS
LastPass issue appears to impact users with accounts dating back to 2014 and earlier.

» ASUS Launches PN62 Mini-PC with 10th Gen (Comet Lake) Processors
22 hours ago from Guru3D.com
Featuring the latest 10th Generation Intel Core processors and support for high-speed 2666 MHz DDR4 memory, Mini PC PN62 is ready to take on demanding workloads, yet its diminutive size takes up minim...

» What's your favorite Linux terminal trick?
22 hours ago from LXer Linux News
The beginning of a new year is always a great time to evaluate new ways to become more efficient. Many people try out new productivity tools or figure out how to optimize their most mundane processes....

» TomTom will supply its mapping service to Huawei
22 hours ago from xda-developers
Late last year in September, Huawei launched its latest Mate series of flagship smartphones. However, owing to the political situation between the company and the USA, it was forced to release the Mat...

» You Still On 4G? Japan Starts Preparing For 6G Launch By 2030
22 hours ago from Fossbytes
The world is soon going to adopt the latest 5G networking standard and various service providers are on their way to launch their 5G sim cards. Amidst all, Japan has maintained its legacy by being a s...

» Image-rec startup for cops, Feds can probably identify you from 3 billion pics it's scraped from Facebook, YouTube etc
22 hours ago from The Register
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» Jabra Elite 75t review: small and long lasting AirPod beaters
23 hours ago from Technology | The Guardian
Comfortable fit, good controls, thumping bass, rock-solid connection and tiny case make Jabra’s new earbuds a solid optionThe Jabra Elite 75t wireless earbuds are the follow-ups to some of the best ...

» How Was It Possible for Bitmain to Oust Its Largest Shareholder Overnight?
23 hours ago from CoinDesk
Corporate documents reveal new details about the ouster of Bitmain co-founder Ketuan "Micree" Zhan.

» Telecoms group Iliad formally launches 1.4 billion euro capital increase
23 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
French telecoms and media group Iliad formally launched on Monday its previously announced plan for a 1.4 billion euros ($1.6 billion) capital increase, which will be used to finance a share buyback o...

» Tencent says to step up investment overseas and in smart retail
23 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Chinese tech giant Tencent Holdings said it will step up its investment overseas and in industries such as "smart retail", having already invested in more than 800 companies.

» Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 7 is no longer supported
23 hours ago from gHacks Technology News
Microsoft ended its support for the company's Windows 7 operating system last week officially. While Enterprise and business customers may extend support by up to three years, it is no longer supporte...

» [Update 3: Realme UI beta recruitment for Realme X2] Realme announces its Android 10 update roadmap for the Realme X series
1 day ago from xda-developers
Realme is treading with a fast pace, especially when it comes to launching new devices. Earlier this month, they launched their first true flagship, the Realme X2 Pro, with Snapdragon 855+, 50W SuperV...

» Huawei P40 Pro “Premium Edition” leaks with five rear cameras and ceramic back
1 day ago from xda-developers
Huawei is expected to launch its P40 lineup of flagship smartphones in the first quarter of this year. However, late last week leaked press renders of the upcoming Huawei P40 Pro surfaced online, givi...

» How To Create a Git Branch
1 day ago from LXer Linux News
Git branches are created in order to isolate specific Git commits from the rest of your main Git history. If you main Git history is based on the master branch, you can create a separate Git branch in...

» Shotcut is an open source video editor for Windows, Linux, and macOS
1 day ago from gHacks Technology News
Last month, we talked about SimpleVideoCutter. This time, we'll be looking at a more advanced video editor called Shotcut. Shotcut is an open source video editor for the Windows, Linux, and macOS […...

» Catalyst Fund gets $15M from JP Morgan, UK Aid to back 30 EM fintech startups
1 day ago from TechCrunch
The Catalyst Fund has gained $15 million in new support from JP Morgan and UK Aid and will back 30 fintech startups in Africa, Asia, and Latin America over the next three years. The Boston based accel...

» Open banking platform Tink raises €90M at a post-money valuation of €415M
1 day ago from TechCrunch
Tink, the European open banking platform, is disclosing €90 million in new funding, just 11 months after the Sweden-headquartered company announced a €56 million round of funding. Co-leading this ...

» This new startup aims to make developers love security
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Commentary: As more workloads move to the cloud, developers need help with security. Find out how the startup Cyral is helping to improve data security in the cloud.

» The flames and the splashdown: Crew Dragon's in-flight abort test, as it happened
1 day ago from Neowin
After a delay, courtesy of unfavorable weather conditions, SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft took flight atop the Falcon 9 rocket and safely detached itself before the latter went up in flames. Read mor...

» Jennifer Aniston Wins SAG Award for Outstanding Performance in Apple TV+ Series 'The Morning Show'
1 day ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
It has been a big week for Apple TV+ news, with release dates announced for several upcoming series, a multi-year agreement with actress and producer Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and now a major award win. A...

» Why the World Economic Forum Is Creating a Blockchain ‘Bill of Rights’
1 day ago from CoinDesk
Sheila Warren, the head of blockchain for the WEF, argues the technology needs a set of principles for staving off potential misuse.

» Samsung appoints new mobile chief as Huawei chips away at market share
1 day ago from Reuters: Technology News
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Monday named its youngest president as its new smartphone chief as the firm seeks to defend its lead in the handset market from rising challenges from rivals such as Huaw...

» How to Protect Your Server with Fail2ban on CentOS 8
1 day ago from LXer Linux News
Fail2ban is a free, open-source and most widely used IPS (Intrusion Prevention System) application that can be used to protect your server against brute force password login attacks. In this post I h...

» The Tech Guy 1662
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» Crypto Winter to Spring: Key Factors That Brought Bitcoin Back to Life
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
2019 saw Bitcoin and its digital counterparts make an impressive recovery. Let’s take a look at some of the key factors that enabled such a comeback

» Apple Announces Release Dates for Several Upcoming Apple TV+ Shows
1 day ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Apple today shared release dates for several of its upcoming Apple TV+ shows that are set to launch during the spring and summer of 2020, and offered first looks at some of the content. "Amazing Stor...

» This Week in Tech 754: I Dream of Wiki
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This Week's Stories: Mojo Vision: Augmented Reality contact lenses The face recognition company that will end privacy FBI vs Apple 2: Pensacola Boogaloo NOBUS: why the NSA's "NObody But US" theory of ...

» One open source chat tool to rule them all
1 day ago from LXer Linux News
Last year, I brought you 19 days of new (to you) productivity tools for 2019. This year, I'm taking a different approach: building an environment that will allow you to be more productive in the new y...

» Apple Shares New 'Slofie' Videos Highlighting iPhone 11 and 11 Pro Cameras
1 day ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Apple today shared two new "slofie" videos taken using the slow-motion capture feature of the front-facing camera of the iPhone and iPhone 11 Pro. The two short videos, called "Backflip" and "Whiteou...

» Linux 5.5-rc7 Kernel Released
1 day ago from Phoronix
The seventh weekly release candidate to Linux 5.5 is now available for testing...

» GNU Make 4.3 Released With Performance Improvements, Newer GNU libc + Musl Support
1 day ago from Phoronix
While a Red Hat developer is working on "Goals" to try to improve upon Make, the GNU Make project is not slowing down and is out this Sunday with a big update...

» BTC Could Hit $10K, ‘Stay Away from North Korea,’ Akon City: Hodler’s Digest, Jan. 13–19
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
In this week’s Hodler’s Digest, Bitcoin could be about to hit $10,000, new warnings about North Korea’s crypto conference, and Akon announces Akon City

» Samsung invests $500M to set up a smartphone display plant in India
1 day ago from TechCrunch
Samsung, which once led India’s smartphone market, is investing $500 million in its India operations to set up a manufacturing plant on the outskirts of New Delhi to produce displays. The company di...

» Why Centralized Exchanges Are Decentralizing
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Autonomy, taken from the people many centuries ago, is now coming back into their hands as decentralization empowers the individual

» MariaDB X4 brings smart transactions to open source database
1 day ago from LXer Linux News
Open source database vendor MariaDB updates its flagship platform with new features to enable the convergence of transactional and analytical databases

» Apple highlights iPhone 11 ‘slofie’ feature in adventurous new videos
1 day ago from 9to5Mac
Apple continues to promote the “slofie” feature of iPhone 11. The company has shared two new advertisements for the feature on YouTube today, highlighting the slo-mo selfie capabilities of the iPh...

» Citrix Patches CVE-2019-19781 Flaw in Citrix ADC 11.1 and 12.0
1 day ago from BleepingComputer
Citrix released permanent fixes for the actively exploited CVE-2019-19781 vulnerability impacting Citrix Application Delivery Controller (ADC), Citrix Gateway, and Citrix SD-WAN WANOP appliances an...

» Most Canadian ISPs Are Staying Quiet on Pirate Site Blocking
1 day ago from TorrentFreak
Canada is a relative newcomer when it comes to pirate site blocking. At the moment it remains unclear how most ISPs will technically implement these blocks and whether they'll communicate this informa...

» Apple TV+ sets release date for Defending Jacob series, starring Chris Evans
1 day ago from 9to5Mac
Apple today announced the release date for its highly-anticipated limited series starring Chris Evans, Michelle Dockery and more. Defending Jacob debuts April 24 on Apple TV+. The show tells the story...

» Cloud-based test farm lets you check out edge AI software on Linux dev boards
1 day ago from LXer Linux News
FØCAL is a profiling and automated test farm platform based on Docker and LTTng for testing Linux edge AI software on the BeagleBone, Raspberry Pi, Jetson, Up Squared, and Google Coral. A venture-bac...

» Apple announces release date for Steven Spielberg’s ‘Amazing Stories’ and Apple TV+’s first British series
1 day ago from 9to5Mac
Following the news of Home Before Dark, Apple has also announced the release date for its first TV+ project with Steven Spielberg, the remake of Amazing Stories. Five episodes will be released on Marc...

» How Real World Use Cases Will Drive Crypto Growth in 2020
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Trusted reputation or global regulation? Usage simplification, or coherence with traditional finances? What will become the most important key to the global widespread adoption of crypto?

» The Performance Cost To SELinux On Fedora 31
1 day ago from Phoronix
Following the recent AppArmor performance regression in Linux 5.5 (since resolved), some Phoronix readers had requested tests out of curiosity in looking at the performance impact of Fedora's decision...

» Open source fights cancer, Tesla adopts Coreboot, Uber and Lyft release open source machine learning
1 day ago from LXer Linux News
In this edition of our open source news roundup, we take a look machine learning tools from Uber and Lyft, open source software to fight cancer, saving students money with open textbooks, and more!rea...

» Xbox Console Streaming for Android now available as a global preview
1 day ago from xda-developers
After a soft launch in the US and the UK late last year, Microsoft is now expanding the Xbox Console Streaming preview to more markets. The feature is still under beta as it’s only available to Xbox...

» Tremors turns 30, the most perfect B movie creature feature ever made
1 day ago from Ars Technica
The film faltered at the box office but amassed a huge cult following over the years.

» Apple TV+ announces Home Before Dark drama premiering April 3, renews for second season
1 day ago from 9to5Mac
As part of the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour, Apple today announced that its original drama series Home Before Dark will premiere on April 3rd, on its Apple TV+ streaming service. T...

» Moto 360 review: A new take on a classic
1 day ago from Neowin
The new Moto 360 isn't made by Motorola, but it does have some callbacks to the iconic device. It also has a Snapdragon Wear 3100 chipset, 1GB RAM, and of course, a beautiful design. Read more...

» Save 98% off this 2020 Full Stack Digital Marketing Certification Bundle
1 day ago from Neowin
Master marketing in 2020 with 12 courses on Facebook, LinkedIn, Google Analytics, and more with today's highlighted certification deal, and save well over 2,300 in the process via Neowin Deals! Read m...

» Peter Schiff Lost His Bitcoin, Claims Owning Crypto Was a ‘Bad Idea’
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Crypto critic Peter Schiff claims he has lost access to his Bitcoin wallet, Anthony Pompliano attempts to help recover the funds

» Bash if..else Statement
1 day ago from LXer Linux News
Condition making statement is one of the most fundamental concepts of any computer programming. Bash if statement, if else statement, if elif else statement and nested if statement used to execute cod...

» SpaceX successfully completes its Dragon abort test [Updated]
1 day ago from Ars Technica
The capsule successfully separated and splashed down gently into the Atlantic.

» New Nest Video Extortion Scam Plays Out Like a Spy Game
1 day ago from BleepingComputer
A new sextortion scam that breaks the typical mold has been detected at the beginning of the year. Fraudsters preying on the insecurity of connected devices used footage from Nest cameras, and led vic...

» This week’s top stories: Apple vs the FBI, macOS Pro Mode, new MacBook rumors, and more
1 day ago from 9to5Mac
In this week’s top stories: Apple stands firm against the FBI, new MacBook Pro evidence, what to expect from Apple in 2020, and more. Read on for all of this week’s biggest news.more… The post ...

» How To Use Hike On PC (Windows & Mac)
1 day ago from TechWorm
Hike is a mainstream messaging application in India, and it’s also used by millions of users across the globe. This feature-rich messaging application outperforms apps like WhatsApp, Facebook Messen...

» Tautulli 2.1.9 Denial of Service
1 day ago from The Exploit Database - CXSecurity.com
Topic: Tautulli 2.1.9 Denial of Service Risk: Medium Text:## # This module requires Metasploit: https://metasploit.com/download # Current source: https://github.com/rapid7/metasploit-...

» GTalk Password Finder 2.2.1 Denial Of Service
1 day ago from The Exploit Database - CXSecurity.com
Topic: GTalk Password Finder 2.2.1 Denial Of Service Risk: Low Text:# Exploit Title: GTalk Password Finder 2.2.1 - 'Key' Denial of Service (PoC) # Exploit Author: Ismail Tasdelen # Exploit Date...

» Torrent FLV Converter 1.51 Build 117 Stack Overflow
1 day ago from The Exploit Database - CXSecurity.com
Topic: Torrent FLV Converter 1.51 Build 117 Stack Overflow Risk: Medium Text:# Exploit Title: Torrent FLV Converter 1.51 Build 117 - Stack Oveflow (SEH partial overwrite) # Date: 2020-01-16 # Exploi...

» APKF Product Key Finder 2.5.8.0 Denial Of Service
1 day ago from The Exploit Database - CXSecurity.com
Topic: APKF Product Key Finder 2.5.8.0 Denial Of Service Risk: Medium Text:# Exploit Title: APKF Product Key Finder 2.5.8.0 - 'Name' Denial of Service (PoC) # Exploit Author: Ismail Tasdelen # Explo...

» Decentralization Philosophy Part 1 – From Buddha to the Conquistadors
1 day ago from CoinDesk
Earlier this week, the Let's Talk Bitcoin! Show gathered to discuss decentralization in blockchain projects and the historical context of decentralized organizations.

» How to remove home screen trailers from Apple TV
1 day ago from 9to5Mac
By default, the Apple TV plays full-screen trailers of shows from Apple TV+ and other sources on the home screen. However, you can disable it. Here’s how. more… The post How to remove home screen...

» Apple TV+: Can it be saved before everyone’s free trials run out?
1 day ago from Ars Technica
Apple's salvo launched months ahead of other upstarts. Why does it already seem behind?

» Bot list with Telnet credentials for more than 500,000 servers and IoT devices leaked online
1 day ago from Security Affairs
The availability online of a new collection of Telnet credentials for more than 500,000 servers, routers, and IoT devices made the headlines. A hacker has published online a massive list of Telnet cre...

» Intel's ConnMan Is Ready With WireGuard Support
1 day ago from Phoronix
In addition to NetworkManager having good WireGuard support in advance of this secure VPN tunnel tech landing with the Linux 5.6 kernel, Intel's ConnMan software is also ready with supporting WireGuar...

» Instagram drops IGTV button as the platform struggles to gain adoption
1 day ago from 9to5Mac
Instagram has made several different attempts at growing usage of its IGTV platform, including a pinned IGTV icon at the top of your Instagram feed. As it turns out, that IGTV button wasn’t doing mu...

» How To Synchronize Files And Directories Using Zaloha.sh
1 day ago from LXer Linux News
Zaloha.sh is a directory synchronizer that stands out by its small size and simplicity. It is actually a BASH script. It consists of only one file, Zaloha.sh, whose size is 125 kB. Approximately half ...

» Feature Request: Apple Music ‘Kids’ Mode’ to preserve For You and Replay results
1 day ago from 9to5Mac
I’ve been an Apple Music subscriber since day one when it launched in 2015. Despite times of flirting with Spotify, the easy access with all my Apple devices, a familiar interface, and iCloud Music ...

» Neanderthals may have been shallow free divers, suggests a new study
1 day ago from Ars Technica
Clams were useful as both food and tools.

» What is going on at Opera Software?
1 day ago from gHacks Technology News
An analysis of Opera Software's performance by Hindenburg Research suggests that the company that is best known for its Opera web browser faces troubling times. Note: Hindenburg Research specializes i...

» WhatsApp struck down with server issues worldwide [Update]
1 day ago from Neowin
Currently, thousands of users are facing media upload and download woes with WhatsApp. At the moment, it looks to be unclear whether the issue is region-based or what exactly is causing it. Read more....

» Microsoft Weekly: Windows 7 EOL, Halo CE PC testing, and Chromium Edge GA
1 day ago from Neowin
This week was the first Patch Tuesday of 2020, as well as the final set of updates for Windows 7, Server 2008 R2, and Windows 10 Mobile. Halo CE testing was also confirmed, and more. Catch up below. R...

» Intel's OSPray 2.0 Ray-Tracing Engine Released
1 day ago from Phoronix
An area where Intel continues striking with rhythm and near perfection is on the open-source software front with their countless speedy and useful open-source innovations that often go unmatched as we...

» KDE Plasma 5.18 Seeing More Last Minute Work To Make It One Of Their Best Releases Ever
1 day ago from Phoronix
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» Tim Cook Shares Behind-the-Scenes Look at Apple TV+ Show 'Little America'
1 day ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Apple CEO Tim Cook has taken to Twitter this weekend to share a behind-the-scenes look at the making of new Apple TV+ show "Little America." The entire first season of the immigrant anthology series ...

» Security Affairs newsletter Round 247
1 day ago from Security Affairs
A new round of the weekly newsletter arrived! The best news of the week with Security Affairs Google removed 1.7K+ Joker Malware infected apps from its Play Store MageCart attack hit Australia bushfir...

» Firefox 73 Enters Development with New Default Zoom Settings, Improved Audio
1 day ago from LXer Linux News
With the Firefox 72 release hitting the stable update channel last week, Mozilla kicked off the development of the next version of its popular, open-source and cross-platform web browser, Firefox 73.

» Real or fake: New NBC Peacock shows
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Is the new streaming service literally going to offer a TV show about Twitter?

» Hacker leaks passwords for more than 500,000 servers, routers, and IoT devices
1 day ago from ZDNet | security RSS
The list was shared by the operator of a DDoS booter service.

» Ebook.bike Owner Risks Crippling Sanctions Over Piracy Case Discovery Failures
1 day ago from TorrentFreak
Former Pirate Party Canada leader and Ebook.bike operator Travis McCrea is facing the possibility of crippling sanctions if the plaintiff in his copyright infringement lawsuit has his way. After McCre...

» 4 core skills to level-up your tech career in 2020
1 day ago from LXer Linux News
We do a lot to level-up our careers. We learn new programming languages; we take on new projects at work; we work on side projects on the weekend; we contribute to open source communities. What if I w...

» Hackers patch Citrix servers to deploy their own backdoor
1 day ago from Security Affairs
Attacks on Citrix servers are intensifying, one of the threat actors behind them is patching them and installing its own backdoor to lock out other attackers. Security experts are monitoring a spike i...

» Amazon bundling $200 gift card with Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL
1 day ago from Neowin
Amazon is offering a pretty sweet deal on the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL in which it is bundling a $200 gift card with the devices. The gift card can be used towards your other purchases on Amazon. Read m...

» AMD CEO: Big Navi is coming this year
1 day ago from Guru3D.com
So yes, that's not actually a surprising thing to see as a news topic title, as AMD has been saying that for a while now and well the year just started. However in a recent AMD video the CEO of AMD, ....

» 55% of gamers own an Nvidia GPU and 27% of them have an RTX model says JPR
1 day ago from Guru3D.com
Analyst JPR has shared some insights of the video card market. JPR deems 55% of gamers own an Nvidia AIB card of which 27% are RTX. The results, however, are based on an extremely small subset of re...

» Google Search displays icons now on results pages
1 day ago from gHacks Technology News
If you are still using Google Search, you may have noticed that Google changed the design of the search results page by adding icons to results. Google does not make changes to […] Thank you for bei...

» Organize your email with Notmuch
1 day ago from LXer Linux News
Last year, I brought you 19 days of new (to you) productivity tools for 2019. This year, I'm taking a different approach: building an environment that will allow you to be more productive in the new y...

» Realme rolls out Android 10 with Realme UI to the Realme XT
1 day ago from xda-developers
Realme has begun its rollout of Realme UI alongside Android 10. The company first unveiled Realme UI alongside the launch of the Realme X50 5G at an event in China. The rollout of Realme UI began wit...

» 6 handy Bash scripts for Git
2 days ago from LXer Linux News
I wrote a bunch of Bash scripts that make my life easier when I'm working with Git repositories. Many of my colleagues say there's no need; that everything I need to do can be done with Git commands. ...

» The AMD Ryzen Thermal / Power Linux Reporting Improvements Working Well - V2 Up For Testing
2 days ago from Phoronix
A few days ago I reported on AMD's "k10temp" Linux kernel driver finally seeing the ability to report CCD temperatures and CPU current/voltage readings as a big improvement to this hardware monitoring...

» How To Limit User's Access To The Linux System
2 days ago from LXer Linux News
Using Restricted Shell, we can easily limit user's access to the Linux system. Once you put the users in restricted shell mode, they are allowed to execute only limited set of commands.

» Facebook blames 'technical error' for Xi Jinping offensive name translation gaffe
2 days ago from Technology | The Guardian
Problem arises in translation of leader’s name from BurmeseTech giant ‘sincerely apologises for offence this has caused’ Facebook has blamed a technical error for Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s n...

» X.Org's XDC2020 May Abandon Poland Conference To Find More Welcoming European Location
2 days ago from Phoronix
Hopefully you didn't yet book your tickets to XDC2020 as the annual X.Org conference as the venue -- and host country for that matter -- may change...

» The Tech Guy 1661
2 days ago from All TWiT.tv Shows (Video HD)
Alternatives to Gmail, a browser hijack in Safari, popups in AOL Mail, a hacked cable router, strange photos in your Google Photos, and more of your calls! Host: Leo Laporte Guests: Scott Wilkinso...

» Johnson will defy US and allow use of Huawei, says top security adviser
2 days ago from Technology | The Guardian
Chinese firm poised to help build UK’s 5G phone network despite warnings about spyingBoris Johnson is likely to approve the use of Huawei technology in the UK’s new 5G network against the pleas of...

» 'Mr. Shithole': Facebook apologizes after vulgar translation of Xi Jinping’s name
2 days ago from Technology
Facebook said it was trying to determine how Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s name appeared as “Mr. Shithole” in posts when translated from Burmese to English.

» Microsoft provides mitigation for actively exploited CVE-2020-0674 IE Zero-Day
2 days ago from Security Affairs
Microsoft published a security advisory to warn of an Internet Explorer (IE) zero-day vulnerability (CVE-2020-0674) that is currently being exploited in the wild. Microsoft has published a security ad...

» ‘Local’ Pirate Sites Are Thriving Around the World
2 days ago from TorrentFreak
The Pirate Bay, YTS and Animeflv are well-known pirate brands that are hugely popular in many countries. The same can't be said for Mrpiracy, Filma24, and Cimaclub. However, the latter and many other ...

» Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Center now supports ARM64 PCs like the Surface Pro X
2 days ago from Neowin
Microsoft recently released Mouse and Keyboard Center 12. Along with support for new peripherals, it also adds support for Windows on ARM PCs, such as Microsoft's own Surface Pro X. Read more...

» GNU Binutils 2.34 Branched - Bringing With It "debuginfod" HTTP Server Support
2 days ago from Phoronix
GNU Binutils 2.34 has been branched off in preparing for the upcoming release of this important set of "binary utilities" to the GNU compiler toolchain. Most interesting with Binutils 2.34 is in fact ...

» Twitter mistakenly suspends and later reinstates Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan
2 days ago from Technology
Twitter mistakenly suspended and later reinstated the account of Louis Farrakhan, the leader of the Nation of Islam, on Saturday.

» More Details On Intel's CVE-2019-14615 Graphics Vulnerability, a.k.a. iGPU Leak
2 days ago from Phoronix
As for CVE-2019-14615 the Intel graphics vulnerability disclosed this week affecting Gen7 through Gen9 graphics architectures, it's been dubbed "iGPU Leak" by the researchers involved. Thanks to the r...

» Surface Laptop 3 15-inch review: A great laptop, but get the Intel model
2 days ago from Neowin
Microsoft's Surface Laptop 3 offers a 15-inch flavor for the first time, but that's not all that's interesting about it. It's also the first Surface to use AMD processors, and there's no Alcantara. Re...

» New Jersey Synagogue Suffers Sodinokibi Ransomware Attack
2 days ago from BleepingComputer
Temple Har Shalom in Warren, New Jersey had their network breached by the actors behind the Sodinokibi Ransomware who encrypted numerous computers on the network. [...]

» Xiaomi Spins Off POCO As An Independent Brand, POCO F2 Could Launch Soon
2 days ago from TechWorm
Xiaomi, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer, on Friday declared its premium sub-brand, POCO will be spun off into an independent entity. This means that POCO will now operate independently of Xiaomi w...

» Save 98% off this Complete Affiliate Marketer Bundle
2 days ago from Neowin
Save well over $1,500 off the cost of this time-limited deal with certification and start earning a passive income at your computer with this 19-hour guide with today's discount via Neowin Deals! Read...

» Samsung Galaxy S20 rumor roundup: What the leaks tell us
2 days ago from Neowin
Ahead of the official announcement of the Galaxy S20 next month, here's a roundup of what leaks and rumors tell us about Samsung's flagship smartphone lineup for 2020 and what to expect from it. Read ...

» As Apple prepares original podcasts, Spotify reportedly in talks to acquire the ‘Ringer’
2 days ago from 9to5Mac
Spotify has been doubling down on its podcast efforts recently, a move that it hopes will increase retention of existing users and draw more users from competitors. The Wall Street Journal now reports...

» Hypocrisy is at the heart of Facebook’s refusal to ban false political advertising | John Naughton
2 days ago from Technology | The Guardian
Executive Andrew Bosworth’s handwringing about the company’s stance should not blind us to the fact that doing nothing is extremely lucrative for itOn 20 December last, Andrew Bosworth, a long-tim...

» $1tn is just the start: why tech giants could double their market valuations
2 days ago from Technology | The Guardian
As Alphabet becomes the latest firm to achieve a 13-figure market cap, analysts still forecast years of growth aheadAlphabet, the tech giant formerly known as Google, on Thursday night became the four...

» Elon Musk set to cash in at Tesla as deliveries and shares soar
2 days ago from Technology | The Guardian
The boss of the electric carmaker has a $50bn pay package ready to roll if the firm hits a $100bn valuationOne of the options on a fully loaded Tesla is “ludicrous mode”, a setting offering a 0-60...

» Microsoft Warns of Unpatched IE Browser Zero-Day That's Under Active Attacks
2 days ago from The Hacker News
Internet Explorer is dead, but not the mess it left behind. Microsoft earlier today issued an emergency security advisory warning millions of Windows users of a new zero-day vulnerability in Internet...

» A Georgia election server was vulnerable to Shellshock and may have been hacked
2 days ago from Ars Technica
Vulnerable server distributed election and voter files to counties throughout the state.

» AirPods Pro firmware update improved sound accuracy but reduced noise isolation, testing says
2 days ago from 9to5Mac
Apple often rolls out background software updates to its truly wireless earbuds like AirPods and AirPods Pro. Usually, these updates focus on minor bug fixes, but a recent AirPods Pro update appears t...

» Turkish Hackers hit Greek Government websites and local stock exchange
2 days ago from Security Affairs
Turkish hackers hijacked for more than 1 hour the official websites of the Greek parliament, some ministries, as well as the country’s stock exchange. While eastern Libya ports controlled by command...

» Making the Grade: Sora is the solution for K-12 libraries wanting to make a digital transformation
2 days ago from 9to5Mac
One of the biggest disappointments of the 2010s for me in education was the K-12 digital book market never evolved into much of anything with Apple, Amazon, or Google. They have little leverage with t...

» Unboxing HP's new Spectre x360 13 with its 4K OLED display
2 days ago from Neowin
HP's new Spectre x360 13 not only comes with Intel's 10th-generation 'Ice Lake' processors, but it also has a smaller footprint than its predecessor, along with a 13.3-inch 4K OLED display. Read more....

» Nemesis brings alien impregnation horror to your tabletop—and it works
2 days ago from Ars Technica
Beware both the chestburster and your fellow players.

» Apple publishes new transparency report detailing govt data requests and App Store removals
2 days ago from 9to5Mac
Amid its ongoing encryption battle with the FBI, Apple has published its latest biannual transparency report. This report reveals how many requests were made for user data by governments around the wo...

» To catch a thief, go to Google with a geofence warrant – and it will give you all the details
2 days ago from The Register
Investigators ask Chocolate Factory to help them connect the geographic dots At 1030 on April 27, 2019, four unidentified individuals attempted to rob a Brinks armored truck parked outside of Michaels...

» Top Stories: AirPods Pro Firmware Changes, Mystery MacBook Filing, 5G iPad Pro?
2 days ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
It was a busy week of rumors as we hit the middle of January, with reports about updates to Face ID in the iPhone 12 lineup later this year, signs of a new Mac notebook coming soon, and word that Appl...

» “Living concrete” is an interesting first step
2 days ago from Ars Technica
It's not really self-healing and can't grow once it's structural.

» Frostbite Tech: Good Winter Tires Work Best With Smaller Wheels
2 days ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
Mazda MX-5 - Mazda Ice Academy February 2016 Crested Butte Colorado For the best, safest ride in winter, do two things: 1) Get winter tires. 2) Lose the huge alloy wheels. The post Frostbite...

» Experimental Support For C++20 Coroutines Has Landed In GCC 10
2 days ago from Phoronix
As of this morning experimental support for C++20 coroutines has been merged into the GCC 10 compiler!..

» The Linux Kernel Obsoletes The Intel Simple Firmware Interface
2 days ago from Phoronix
We haven't heard of the Simple Firmware Interface in a number of years, but that changed this week in Linux now formally marking SFI as "obsolete" and confirmation Intel does not plan to ship any futu...

» ‘Casting Couch’ Movie Company Orders Cloudflare to Unmask Tube Site Pirates
2 days ago from TorrentFreak
Adult movie company AMA Multimedia has obtained a DMCA subpoena from a Washington court to help it track down individuals who uploaded content to various 'tube' sites. The subpoena orders Cloudflare t...

» Btrfs Async Discard Support Looks To Be Ready For Linux 5.6
2 days ago from Phoronix
After months of work by Facebook engineers, it looks like the new async discard support for Btrfs is ready for the upcoming Linux 5.6 cycle as a win for this Linux file-system on solid-state storage m...

» Red Hat Shows Off Their vDPA Kernel Patches For Better Ethernet Within VMs
2 days ago from Phoronix
Red Hat engineers have been developing virtual data path acceleration (vDPA) as a standard data plane that is more flexible than VirtIO full hardware offloading. The goal is providing wire-speed Ether...

» Weekend Deals: H&R Block Deluxe + State only $20, $969 off 4K, 2TB SSD XPS 13 & more
2 days ago from Neowin
The Jabra Elite Active 65t true wireless earbuds have a $40 discount at checkout at Amazon. The H&R Block Deluxe + State 2019 tax software dropped in price to just $20 and more inside! Read more.....

» Weekend PC Game Deals: Grab bundled up titles to save animals
2 days ago from Neowin
This weekend's PC game deals include a massive games bundle from Humble that helps animals affected by fires in Australia, the usual freebie from Epic Games Store, plus plenty of discounts. Read more....

» Windows 10 news recap: Display issues affecting HoloLens 2 being investigated, 95% revenue share for Microsoft Store silently removed, and more
2 days ago from OnMSFT.com
Welcome back to our Windows 10 news recap, where we go over the top stories of the past week in the world of Microsoft’s flagship operating system. Microsoft is investigating display issues affectin...

» Microsoft news recap: Mixer nearly has as many channels as Twitch, Xbox working hard on E3, and more
2 days ago from OnMSFT.com
Microsoft news recap is a weekly feature highlighting the top Microsoft news stories of the past week. Sit back, grab some coffee, and enjoy the read! Microsoft’s Mixer video game streaming service ...

» PC Insider testing for Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary is coming in February
2 days ago from Neowin
343 Industries has revealed that it is planning to kick off Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary Insider testing on PC in February. This will be the second game to arrive out of Halo: MCC on PC. Read more...

» Cookie Quick Manager is a Firefox extension that lets you Search, Delete, Protect site-specific cookies
2 days ago from gHacks Technology News
Firefox users know that there are many ways to protect their online privacy. One extension that can help you with this is Cookie Quick Manager. You may consider it as an alternative […] Thank you fo...

» EncryptOnClick is a freeware tool that can encrypt files and folders
2 days ago from gHacks Technology News
EncryptOnClick is a freeware tool that you can use to encrypt files and folders. The application offers an extra layer of security to protect data and uses military grade 256-bit AES encryption […] ...

» Debian Is Making The Process Easier To Bisect Itself Using Their Wayback Machine
3 days ago from Phoronix
For a decade now snapshot.debian.org has been around for accessing old Debian packages and to find packages by dates and version numbers. Only now though is a guide materializing for leveraging this D...

» This Week in Enterprise Tech 376: Tiers For Fears
3 days ago from All TWiT.tv Shows (Video HD)
Augmented Reality: From your eye contacts?Mobile banking malware up 50% in first half of 2019California may sell its own prescription drugsFacial recognition: EU considers ban of up to five yearsNY Fe...

» It's Friday, the weekend has landed... and Microsoft warns of an Internet Explorer zero day exploited in the wild
3 days ago from The Register
Plus, WeLeakInfo? Not anymore! Roundup  Welcome to another Reg roundup of security news.…

» ICANN Needs To Ask More Questions About the Sale of .ORG
3 days ago from Deeplinks
Over 21,000 people, 660 organizations, and now six Members of Congress have asked ICANN, the organization that regulates the Internet’s domain name system, to halt the $1.135 billion deal that would...

» More Benchmarks Of The Initial Performance Hit From CVE-2019-14615 On Intel Gen7 Graphics
3 days ago from Phoronix
On Wednesday I shined the light on the initial performance hit from Intel's CVE-2019-14615 graphics vulnerability particularly striking their "Gen7" graphics hard. That initial testing was done with C...

» You're not Boeing to believe this: Yet another show-stopping software bug found in ill-fated 737 Max airplanes
3 days ago from The Register
Jetliner's return to the skies likely to be delayed by more tech glitches Boeing today said another software flaw has been spotted in its star-crossed 737 Max.…

» Microsoft Issues Mitigation for Actively Exploited IE Zero-Day
3 days ago from BleepingComputer
Microsoft published a security advisory containing mitigation measures for an actively exploited zero-day remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability impacting Internet Explorer. [...]

» Nextcloud Hub Announced For Offering On-Premises Content Collaboration Platform
3 days ago from Phoronix
Nearly four years since forking from ownCloud, Nextcloud continues taking on the likes of Dropbox, Google Docs, and Microsoft 365 -- especially more so now with their introduction of Nextcloud Hub. Ne...

» Microsoft warns about Internet Explorer zero-day, but no patch yet
3 days ago from ZDNet | security RSS
IE zero-day connected to last week's Firefox zero-day.

» The Best Smart Locks
3 days ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
Your front-door lock is an unsung hero, quietly keeping thieves and rogues at bay. Smart locks are the superheroes of the species, with special powers that make life more convenient (and a little more...

» Microsoft rolls out new updates to Office Insiders in the Fast ring
3 days ago from Neowin
Microsoft has rolled out its weekly builds of the Office suite of apps to Insiders in the Fast ring, both on Windows and macOS. There are only a couple of new features in this release. Read more...

» The Week in Ransomware - January 17th 2020 - Never Ends
3 days ago from BleepingComputer
Data exfiltration is still the big thing this week, with the Sodinokibi Ransomware publishing stolen files of one of their victims for the first time and Nemty planning on leaking stolen files as wel...

» Wine 5.0-RC6 Released With Another 21 Fixes
3 days ago from Phoronix
We'll likely see the Wine 5.0 stable release next week or the following week, but for now Wine 5.0-RC6 is available as the newest weekly release candidate...

» How to watch UFC 246 McGregor vs. Cowboy on iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV
3 days ago from 9to5Mac
UFC 246 McGregor vs. Cowboy marks the first time Conor McGregor is stepping into the Octagon since 2018. The fight is happening at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, January 18 at 10 p.m. ET/7 p...

» Apple Picks Up New Docuseries Featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda, Spike Lee, Oprah and More
3 days ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Apple has inked a deal for a docuseries called "Dear..." that profiles famous people using an "inventive and cinematic approach" that involves letters written by people whose lives the celebrities hav...

» Plaintiffs Move to Combine Their Market-Manipulation Lawsuits Against Bitfinex and Tether
3 days ago from CoinDesk
Three class action lawsuits alleging Bitfinex and Tether manipulated the bitcoin market are moving to consolidate, with the stablecoin issuer promising to fight the claims.

» Latest iOS 13.3.1 Beta Includes Toggle for Disabling U1 Ultra Wideband Chip
3 days ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
The second beta of iOS 13.3.1, released earlier this month, includes a toggle for disabling the Ultra Wideband chip in the device. Found by Twitter user Brandon Butch (via 9to5Mac), the toggle can be...

» New JhoneRAT Malware Targets Middle East
3 days ago from Threatpost
Researchers say that JhoneRAT has various anti-detection techniques - including making use of Google Drive, Google Forms and Twitter.

» Grasping Lightning: Mapping the Key Players in Bitcoin’s Next Phase
3 days ago from CoinDesk
All kinds of groups are developing for lightning, the likely future of bitcoin payments. Here's a guide to notable players and projects.

» ET Deals: H&R Block Deluxe + State only $20, $969 off Dell XPS 13 w/ 4K Display and 2TB SSD, $40 off Jabra Elite Active 65t
3 days ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
Tax season is right around the corner, but get a headstart on your taxes with a $25 discount on H&R Block's tax software. Also, get a high-end Dell XPS laptop with a 4K display with a huge $969 di...

» Manga Scanlation Teams Don’t Want War, They Want Accessible Content
3 days ago from TorrentFreak
Huge scanlation platform MangaDex recently revealed that legal pressures had, among things, restricted its ability to receive donations from users. Following our report, a server administrator connect...

» Target REDcard Credit Card: With Unlimited 5% Off, There Are No Better Rewards for Target
3 days ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
If you shop at Target, you’re probably someone who appreciates good value as much as you do good quality. And there’s a way to squeeze a little more value out of your Target purchases. The Target ...

» Intel Struggles With Whether Comet Lake Is Faster Than Ice Lake
3 days ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
Intel has both 14nm and 10nm parts in its Comet Lake and Ice Lake roundups, but it's struggling to cleanly differentiate them on performance. The post Intel Struggles With Whether Comet Lake Is Faste...

» Feds Cut Off Access to Billions of Breached Records with Site Takedown
3 days ago from Threatpost
The WeLeakInfo "data breach notification" domain is no more.

» Apple addresses location privacy issue with iPhone 11 chip in second iOS 13.3.1 beta
3 days ago from 9to5Mac
After a little privacy snafu last month around the iPhone 11 and 11 Pro still tracking location data even when users had turned off location services, Apple has added a toggle specifically for the UWB...

» The Best Drones for Photos and Video
3 days ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
After 45 hours of research and test flights of 15 models, we think the DJI Mavic 2 Pro is the best drone for aspiring aerial photographers and videographers thanks to its high-end camera, autonomous o...

» Amazon Mysteriously Pulls All New Apple Watch Series 4 and Series 5 Listings [Update: Listings Are Back]
3 days ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Amazon is no longer selling new versions of the Apple Watch Series 4 and Series 5 models through its online store in the United States, with the listings disappearing earlier today. There is no word ...

» The BioShock Collection may be coming to the Nintendo Switch
3 days ago from Neowin
Nintendo's hybrid looks set to expand its portfolio of major game ports, with ratings from multiple regions suggesting that the complete BioShock Collection is coming to the Switch. Read more...

» Microsoft takes more jabs at Slack with new NFL Playoffs ad for Teams
3 days ago from OnMSFT.com
Microsoft will be airing a new commercial for Microsoft Teams this weekend, and it's yet another jab at Slack.

» Europe mulls five year ban on facial recognition in public... with loopholes for security and research
3 days ago from The Register
Euro Commission also wants to loosen purse strings for AI investment while tightening reins The European Commission is weighing whether to ban facial recognition systems in public areas for up to five...

» The Best Home Security System
3 days ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
Peace of mind doesn’t have to be pricey. Home security systems often require long contracts and pro installation, but there are smart systems you can install yourself that include a monitoring plan ...

» EFF Asks the Supreme Court to Put a Stop to Dangerously Broad Interpretations of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
3 days ago from Deeplinks
At EFF, we have spent years fighting the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA). The law was aimed at computer crime, but it is both vague and draconian—putting people at risk for prison sentences for ...

» Want to make more money? Get these IT certifications
3 days ago from Articles on TechRepublic
The more certifications you have, the higher your paycheck, according to Global Knowledge.

» The Best Smart LED Light Bulbs
3 days ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
Light bulbs—even smart ones—should be easy. Just screw a smart LED bulb into a lamp, pair it with a smartphone, and you never have to worry about navigating dark hallways or hunting for a switch. ...

» Samsung Galaxy S20 5G series leak gives us full rundown of specifications
3 days ago from xda-developers
Thanks to our own Max Weinbach, this week has been chock full of Samsung Galaxy S20 leaks. We shared the first look at the Samsung Galaxy S20+ in real-life photos, posted the stock wallpapers for down...

» Global PC market records first full year of growth since 2011
3 days ago from Articles on TechRepublic
Lenovo, Dell, and HP dominated Canalys' study of the PC market, accounting for more than two-thirds of all shipments in 2019.

» Mobile Carrier Customer Service Ushers in SIM-Swap Fraud
3 days ago from Threatpost
Weak challenge questions by customer service reps make it easy for fraudsters to hijack a phone line and bypass 2FA to breach accounts.

» The Best Platform Bed Frames Under $300
3 days ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
You don’t have to spend big bucks to boost the ambiance in your bedroom—adding a simple platform bed frame can be a game changer. It’s an easy and affordable way to support your mattress, and it...

» The Prospect of Building a New International Monetary System Is Getting Real
3 days ago from CoinDesk
When world leaders gather in Davos next week, they'll confront an essential question, says Circle's Jeremy Allaire: Can they seize blockchain's ability to create value for people around the world?

» The Best Wireless Earbuds
3 days ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
We love the Jabra Elite 75t wireless earbuds because they deliver the best combination of performance and features for the money—and they’re delightful to use. Their diminutive size makes them bot...

» Biden just endorsed destroying social media as we know it
3 days ago from Technology
Joe Biden’s threat to revoke liability protections for social media companies in the name of combating "fake news" should concern us all.

» The Best Noise-Cancelling Headphones
3 days ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
For frequent flyers or commuters on public transit, reducing the noise around you is the difference between enduring a trip and enjoying it. Noise-cancelling headphones can make your music easier to h...

» Ex-NFL Team Owner Intends to Plead Guilty to Running Unlicensed Money Transmitter
3 days ago from CoinDesk
Crypto Capital co-founder Reginald Fowler pleaded guilty to operating an unlicensed money transmission business Friday. Additional charges were dropped.

» Tyrone Ross on Why Financial Advisors Are Taking Notice of DeFi
3 days ago from CoinDesk
Financial advisor and crypto advocate Tyrone Ross joins for hot takes on financial advisors, DeFi and the most important company in crypto.

» CES 2020: ADATA Preparing Three PCIe 4.0 Consumer SSDs
3 days ago from AnandTech
Among a mountain of new product announcements at CES, ADATA previewed three upcoming high-end consumer SSDs supporting PCIe 4.0. These will launch under their XPG gaming-oriented brand, and will serve...

» How to Steal Ubuntu & MacOS Sudo Passwords Without Any Cracking
3 days ago from Null Byte « WonderHowTo
With a simple social engineering trick, sudo passwords can be captured in seconds without the target's knowledge. The passwords can then be saved to a file or exfiltrated to another computer on the ne...

» Best and most exciting new gear from NAMM 2020: Moog, Apogee, Akai, more
3 days ago from 9to5Mac
NAMM 2020 is easily one of, if not, the biggest show of the year for producers, musicians, and the folks that design the gear we all use. Now that most of the biggest NAMM 2020 announcements have hit ...

» 3 reasons you can’t fight facial recognition
3 days ago from Computerworld News
The biometric backlash is but a brief blip. Resistance is futile. You WILL be identified. But is that good or bad?

» Mac Catalyst App 'Asphalt 9: Legends' Now Available
3 days ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Asphalt 9: Legends, a game that was ported to the Mac using Apple's Mac Catalyst tools, is now available for download from the Mac App Store. The app was one of the titles that Apple promoted when ma...

» 'Friendly' hackers are seemingly fixing the Citrix server hole – and leaving a nasty present behind
3 days ago from The Register
Congratulations, you've won a secret backdoor Hackers exploiting the high-profile Citrix CVE-2019-19781 flaw to compromise VPN gateways are now patching the servers to keep others out.…

» The Best Windows Ultrabook
3 days ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
Even though many ultrabooks are good—the class of laptops is defined by powerful machines with long battery life wrapped in thin and light packages—only a few stand out as great. After testing 15 ...

» 3 ways to build economic flexibility into your organization
3 days ago from Articles on TechRepublic
Economists are saying we're safe from recession for another year, but it doesn't hurt to begin building some economic resilience into your organization.

» Apple Opening New Office in Munich, Germany
3 days ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Apple is expanding its presence in Germany with plans to open a new office building in Munich, Germany, according to German news site Süddeutsche Zeitung. Located in the "Karl" office building of th...

» Elon Musk: Starship Will Fly for 20-30 Years, Aiming for Fleet of 1,000
3 days ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
It still sounds like we're a long way from colonizing Mars, even by Musk's standards, but we have a better idea of what SpaceX needs to supply and sustain a human population on the red planet.  The p...

» FBI reportedly unlocked iPhone 11 Pro Max using GrayKey
3 days ago from TechWorm
A recent Forbes report claims that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) last year was able to extract data from the most secure and latest iPhone 11 Pro Max using one of the black/gray market too...

» Google might be bringing Valve's Steam to Chrome OS
3 days ago from Neowin
According to a new report, Google might be working to bring official support for Steam to Chrome OS. Not only that, but you might end up seeing more powerful Chrome OS hardware on the way. Read more.....

» Visa's plan against Magecart attacks: Devalue and disrupt
3 days ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Visa is actively going after Magecart groups, but also deploying new technologies to safeguard payment card data.

» Windows 10 Redstone: A guide to the Insider Preview builds
3 days ago from Computerworld News
Microsoft never sleeps. Even before the Windows 10 November 2019 Update (version 1909) started to roll out, the company began working on upcoming feature updates to Windows 10. As it did with version ...

» Why baby boomers are looking to IoT and analytics to stay safe
3 days ago from Articles on TechRepublic
IoT security is becoming a top-of-mind priority in the personal care industry. Essence group believes it has the solution and had it on display at CES 2020.

» Canadian Regulatory Group Targets Crypto Exchanges Holding Users’ Digital Assets
3 days ago from CoinDesk
Canada's top financial watchdog has told crypto exchanges they will be subject to securities law if they act as custodians to users' digital assets.

» Microsoft moves Ignite back to September, and this year it will be in New Orleans
3 days ago from Neowin
Microsoft today announced the dates and location of its Ignite 2020 conference. It won't be in Orlando this year, as it has been for the past three years. This time, it will be in New Orleans. Read mo...

» Office 365: A guide to the updates
3 days ago from Computerworld News
Office 365 subscribers always have the latest version of Microsoft Office — currently Office 2016. They also get more frequent software updates than those who have purchased Office 2016 without a su...

» Global IT compensation is at an all-time high, thanks to skills trainings
3 days ago from Articles on TechRepublic
IT professionals earned an average of $5,000 more in 2019, all because of job performance, Global Knowledge found.

» Microsoft Ignite gets new conference location, heads to the ‘Big Easy’ in 2020
3 days ago from OnMSFT.com
From September 21-25, the conference will be hosted in the Big Easy, aka New Orleans, LA. 

» MacRumors Giveaway: Win Custom-Painted AirPods Pro From ColorWare
3 days ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
For this week's giveaway, we've teamed up with ColorWare to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win custom-painted AirPods Pro, available in dozens of colors. For those unfamiliar with ColorWare, it'...

» HTC may have confirmed Valve is working on Left 4 Dead 3 [Update - Valve denies reports]
3 days ago from Neowin
A tweet from the China President at HTC Alvin Wang Graylin may have leaked that Valve is currently in the process of making another Left 4 Dead game. It seems to have VR roots as well. Read more...

» Dynabook Presents ‘Hyper-Light’ 13.3-Inch Portégé X30L-G Laptop with 6-Core CPU
3 days ago from AnandTech
Dynabook has introduced its redesigned ‘hyper-light’ 13.3-Inch Portégé X30L-G, which has been updated to be lighter and more powerful than its predecessor. The new systems pack Intel’s 10th Ge...

» Hack A Tesla Model 3 And Get $1M And A Free Tesla Car As Rewards
3 days ago from TechWorm
Tesla, the electric automotive company run by Elon Musk, will be offering $1 million and a free car as bug bounty rewards to hackers at the annual Pwn2Own hacking competition to be held in Vancouver i...

» 2020's Top 10 Management Templates and Checklists - free tips & tricks guide
3 days ago from Neowin
You no longer have to create your own template or wonder if you've thought of everything you need to do to perform a task, thanks to our partners you can download it for free Limited time offer! Read...

» Why blockchain-based cybersecurity may be the answer for vulnerable IoT networks
3 days ago from Articles on TechRepublic
CES 2020: A "hacked" robot was on display to demonstrate how SigmaDots serverless architecture is poised to fend off IoT security threats.

» Threatpost Poll: Are Published PoC Exploits a Good or Bad Idea?
3 days ago from Threatpost
Are publicly released proof-of-concept exploits more helpful for system defenders -- or bad actors?

» The Best Smart Water-Leak Detector
3 days ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
Splashing the day away sounds like fun—unless it’s in your basement, kitchen, or in a puddle next to the toilet. A smart leak sensor can lessen the impact of emergency leaks by quickly alerting yo...

» [TZO-10-2020] - Bitdefender Malformed Archive bypass (RAR Compression Information)
3 days ago from Full Disclosure
Posted by Thierry Zoller on Jan 17

» [TZO-09-2020] - Bitdefender Malformed Archive bypass (RAR Uncompressed Size)
3 days ago from Full Disclosure
Posted by Thierry Zoller on Jan 17

» .diagcab directory traversal leading to arbitrary code execution
3 days ago from Full Disclosure
Posted by Imre Rad on Jan 17I identified a flaw in the implementation of Microsoft's Troubleshooter technology that could lead to remote code execution if a crafted .diagcab file is opened by the vict...

» Re: Fortinet FortiSIEM Hardcoded SSH Key
3 days ago from Full Disclosure
Posted by Fortinet PSIRT on Jan 17Hi, A patch to fix this issue is available to customers and detailed in the following public advisory at https://fortiguard.com/psirt/FG-IR-19-296. We can confirm tha...

» CVE-2020-2696 - Local privilege escalation via CDE dtsession
3 days ago from Full Disclosure
Posted by Marco Ivaldi on Jan 17Dear Full Disclosure, Please find attached an advisory for the following vulnerability, fixed in Oracle's Critical Patch Update (CPU) of January 2020: "A buffer overfl...

» CVE-2020-2656 - Low impact information disclosure via Solaris xlock
3 days ago from Full Disclosure
Posted by Marco Ivaldi on Jan 17Dear Full Disclosure, Please find attached an advisory for the following vulnerability, fixed in Oracle's Critical Patch Update (CPU) of January 2020: "A low impact in...

» [Update: Apple responds] Tile goes to Congress to battle Apple before AirTags competitor even gets unveiled
3 days ago from 9to5Mac
We learned just this morning that Tile would be testifying to Congress over antitrust concerns aimed at Apple along with Google and Amazon. Now that opening statements have been made in today’s hear...

» CVE-2019-19697 / Trend Micro Security 2019 (Consumer) / Security Bypass Protected Service Tampering
3 days ago from Full Disclosure
Posted by hyp3rlinx on Jan 17[+] Credits: John Page (aka hyp3rlinx) [+] Website: hyp3rlinx.altervista.org [+] Source:http://hyp3rlinx.altervista.org/advisories/TREND-MICRO-SECURITY-CONSUMER-SECURITY-B...

» CVE-2019-20357 / Trend Micro Security (Consumer) / Persistent Arbitrary Code Execution
3 days ago from Full Disclosure
Posted by hyp3rlinx on Jan 17[+] Credits: John Page (aka hyp3rlinx) [+] Website: hyp3rlinx.altervista.org [+] Source:http://hyp3rlinx.altervista.org/advisories/TREND-MICRO-SECURITY-CONSUMER-PERSISTENT...

» Tile Decries Apple's iOS 13 Location Tracking Changes, Calls on Congress to 'Level the Playing Field' [Updated]
3 days ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Executives from PopSockets, Sonos, Basecamp, and Tile are attending a congressional hearing today to testify in an ongoing antitrust inquiry involving major tech companies like Amazon, Apple, Google, ...