By | Nov 7, 2019 at 6:51 am
Two former Twitter employees have been charged by the US justice department for spying on behalf of Saudi Arabia, having been paid thousands of dollars to expose information about critics of the regime. The pair are alleged to have accessed the data of thousands of Twitter users.
By | Nov 5, 2019 at 9:22 pm
A Senate subcommittee hearing investigated tech industry ties to China, specifically TikTok and Apple. Read more about what they had to say about the relationship between the tech industry and China.
By | Nov 4, 2019 at 3:47 pm
Microsoft has tried out a four day work week at its Japan-based subsidiary, and the results are promising: Productivity jumped up almost 40%, and a full 92% of employees said they liked the experience.
By | Nov 4, 2019 at 12:56 pm
New images have surfaced of the new Motorola Razr, which is rumored to have a foldable screen. Read more about what to expect from this modern update to a nostalgic classic, including specs, price, and a potential launch date, plus a look at competitors waiting in the wings.
By | Nov 1, 2019 at 4:40 pm
Google has officially acquired wearable powerhouse Fitbit in a deal worth $2.1 billion. Read more about what this means for the two companies, and what Google is going to do with all that personal information.
By | Nov 1, 2019 at 12:47 pm
A 32,000 strong Facebook group has officially moved to a paid app, and now charges a membership fee of $5 a month or $35 a year, boasting 3,000 paying members in just two weeks. It's a success that points to a potential future in subscription models for engaged online communities
By | Oct 31, 2019 at 4:58 am
Samsung just revealed its next-gen Galaxy Fold design, which comes with one huge change: It will fold horizontally rather than from side to side. Is Samsung flailing after their past troubles with foldable phones, or does this design make sense?
By | Oct 30, 2019 at 8:12 pm
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey just announced that Twitter will stop running all political ads. The rule will go into effect globally on November 21. Is it good, bad, or a little of both? Here's our rundown on what the news means.
By | Oct 29, 2019 at 4:14 pm
The private information of almost 7.5 million Adobe Creative Cloud users has been exposed in a new security breach. The exposed data didn't include any passwords or financial details, but did include email addresses.
By | Oct 29, 2019 at 1:24 pm
The Australian government wants to use facial recognition technology to verify the ages of porn users and online gamblers. Read more about how it might work, what problems it faces, and which other countries have tried the same tactic.
By | Oct 28, 2019 at 3:02 pm
Apple's AirPods Pro will be noise-cancelling and water-resistant. They'll cost $249 for a pair, and will be on sale this Wednesday, Oct 30. Here are the specs to know.
By | Oct 28, 2019 at 1:20 am
According to a report, Apple is set to release an upgraded pair of AirPods headphones before the month is out. Apparently, the new AirPods Pro model will feature active noise cancelling and improved Bluetooth connectivity - as well as a $100 price bump.