By | Oct 21, 2019 at 4:08 pm
Colleges are taking a page out of the tech industry playbook, tracking and ranking students based on a wide range of personal information. Find out what they're tracking, how they responded, and whether or not this is a uniquely American problem.
By | Oct 21, 2019 at 10:59 am
Senators from both the Republican and Democratic parties have come together to directly address what they see as the problematic way in which some US companies are yielding to demand from Chinese authorities- to silence pro-Hong Kong voices and limit the tools at their disposal.
By | Oct 21, 2019 at 10:20 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.
By | Oct 21, 2019 at 8:00 am
Are concerns about biometric data warranted, or has the importance of security created an overreaction to every little misstep? Read more about the overreaction to biometric data issues and about what you should really be worried about when it comes to the controversial tech.
By | Oct 17, 2019 at 3:53 pm
Samsung has admitted that the Galaxy S10 smartphone has a security bug that allows non-registered access to the device with any fingerprint. Find out more about when the company plans to fix it and what this means for the tech industry.
By | Oct 17, 2019 at 6:55 am
A new phishing scam is making the rounds within businesses, and threatens to expose private and personal details of those that fall victim to it, as well as potentially costing companies a fortune. We show you what it looks like, and how to avoid it.
By | Oct 17, 2019 at 4:33 am
A UN report has shown that the tech industry is eroding human rights through the unregulated use of automated systems that unfairly target poor people. Learn more about what the report said and why this is such a big deal.
By | Oct 16, 2019 at 6:03 pm
Twitter aims to restrict its users from liking, replying to, or retweeting any tweets from world leaders that are found to break Twitter's rules. Find our more about Twitter's slow-moving fight to clean up its platform.
By | Oct 15, 2019 at 12:01 pm
Google launched new Pixel phones today, you might have heard about it — they got improved rear cameras, while the front of the phone received a radar sensor. However, Google also announced a new high-end Chromebook, some new earphones, and updates to its Nest smart home ...
By | Oct 15, 2019 at 5:50 am
Microsoft's latest hardware line up is almost upon us, with the Surface Pro 7 and Laptop 3 hitting store shelves later this month, and the all-new Surface Pro X following in November. We caught up with Microsoft to get some hands-on time with the new Surface range to learn more.
By | Oct 14, 2019 at 5:01 pm
Mastercard and Visa officially pulled their involvement with Facebook's Libra currency over the weekend, along with eBay and online payment platforms Mercado Pago and Stripe. Paypal already left a week prior. Plus, a new G7 report warns against digital currencies.
By | Oct 14, 2019 at 3:52 pm
Google has officially banned payday loan apps from the Play Store. Find out what that means for predatory lending practices now and hear how these app developers are responding, as well as the other content that Google won't allow on its platform.