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  • LIFX Bulbs Finally Gain Support for HomeKit Popular smart light bulb manufacturer LIFX has been promising to add HomeKit support to its bulbs for quite some time now, and with an app update released this morning, some LIFX bulbs are now HomeKit compatible. The 3.8.1 LIFX app update adds HomeKit support for LIFX, LIFX GU10, LIFX Downlight, and LIFX+ bulbs. It’s only the ...
  • Netflix for iOS Updated With HDR Support for iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and X Netflix today updated its iOS app to add support for iOS 11 and Dolby Vision high dynamic range (HDR) video on compatible devices. According to Netflix, Dolby Vision is available on iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, and the 12.9 and 10.5-inch iPad Pro models. Netflix’s HDR content is also available on the new Apple ...
  • Facebook to overhaul political ads after threat of U.S. regulation SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc on Thursday launched an overhaul of how it handles paid political advertisements, giving a concession to U.S. lawmakers who have threatened to regulate the world’s largest social network over secretive ads that r… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Saudi lifting ban on Skype, WhatsApp calls, but will monitor them RIYADH (Reuters) – The Saudi government is lifting a ban on calls made through online apps such as Skype and WhatsApp on Thursday as part of its economic reforms, but a spokesman said it will monitor and censor such calls. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Facebook to overhaul political ads, share some with U.S. Congress SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc on Thursday launched an overhaul of how it handles paid political advertisements on the world’s largest social network, responding to criticism that it has not done enough to prevent the manipulation of elections… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • U.S. consumer finance agency expected to punish Equifax: lawyers WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. consumer finance watchdog agency is expected to punish Equifax for its cyber breach with the wide-ranging powers it has used with Wall Street, former agency officials and lawyers said this week. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Equifax under pressure from banks to shape up NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. consumer credit reporting bureau Equifax Inc risks losing support from banks unless it can show its database on millions of borrowers is secure from another cyber-attack. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • National Bank of Canada says tech glitch may have exposed customer data (Reuters) – National Bank of Canada, the country’s sixth largest lender, said on Thursday a website glitch earlier this week may have exposed personal information of about 400 customers. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Hack of Wall Street regulator rattles investors, lawmakers WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Wall Street’s top regulator came under fire on Thursday about its cyber security and disclosure practices after admitting hackers had breached its database of corporate announcements in 2016 and may have used it for insider tradi… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Exclusive: U.S. Homeland Security found SEC had ‘critical’ cyber weaknesses in January WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security detected five “critical” cyber security weaknesses on the Securities and Exchange Commission’s computers as of January 23, 2017, according to a confidential weekly report reviewed by Reute… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Facebook to share Russia-linked ads with U.S. Congress SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc said on Thursday it plans to share with U.S. congressional investigators some 3,000 political ads that it says Russia-based operatives ran on Facebook in the months before and after last year’s U.S. presidential e… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Saudi lifting ban on Skype, WhatsApp calls, but will censor them RIYADH (Reuters) – The Saudi government is lifting a ban on calls made through online apps on Thursday but will monitor and censor them, a government spokesman said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • EU eyes solo move to increase tax on online giants, risking U.S. anger BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission said on Thursday it may seek to implement tax reform to raise more revenue from online giants without the backing of the United States and other rich nations, in a move that could spark a new transatlantic d… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Saudi is lifting Skype, WhatsApp ban, but will censor calls RIYADH (Reuters) – The Saudi government is lifting a ban on calls made through online apps on Thursday but will monitor and censor them, a government spokesman said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Beijing government pulls winter construction ban from website BEIJING (Reuters) – Beijing’s city authorities have taken down from their website a policy document put up just a few days ago that looked to help improve the city’s notorious air quality by banning construction during winter months. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Twitter to meet Congressional panel probing 2016 election (Reuters) – Twitter Inc representatives will meet with the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence staff next week in relation to inquiries into the 2016 U.S. presidential election, a company representative said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • What is at stake for Uber in U.S. bribery probe? SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A U.S. bribery investigation at ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc will likely go on for a year or more and could lead to snowballing legal and compliance costs if lawyers find systemic problems. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Equifax says server first compromised on March 10 (Reuters) – Equifax Inc said on Wednesday that investigators had determined that an online dispute website at the heart of the theft of some 143 million consumer records was initially compromised by hackers on March 10, four months before the company n… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Equifax says attacker ‘interacted’ with server on March 10 (Reuters) – Equifax Inc said on Wednesday that on March 10 an attacker “interacted” with a server at the heart of the massive breach disclosed this month, but there is no evidence that the incident was linked to the breach of 143 million records. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • SEC says hackers may have traded using stolen insider information WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the country’s top markets regulator, said on Wednesday hackers may have illegally profited by trading using insider information stolen from its corporate disclosure database. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Crunch Report | Waymo Wants $2.6B for Trade Secret Nest releases a new alarm system, the Nest Secure, SpaceX files trademark for name of internet service and Waymo wants $2.6 billion for allegedly stolen trade secret. All this on Crunch Report. Read More Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Internet firms say removing extremist content within hours is huge challenge BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Removing extremist content from the internet within a few hours of it appearing poses “an enormous technological and scientific challenge”, Google’s general counsel will say later on Wednesday to European leaders who want it taken … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • U.S. SEC says someone may have profited from EDGAR database glitch WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Wednesday that someone gained access to non-public information by exploiting a software glitch in an SEC database and may have used the information to illegally make money in fi… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Hackers used Avast’s CCleaner breach to attack technology companies SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The hackers who broke into widely used computer utility software in August also tried to infect machines at Microsoft, Intel and other top technology companies, according to research by Cisco Systems released late on Wednesday… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Amazon reviewing website after algorithm suggests bomb-making ingredients LONDON (Reuters) – Amazon.com said on Wednesday it was reviewing its website after an investigation found that it could help users buy the ingredients to make a bomb using its “Frequently bought together” and “Customers who bought this also bought” fe… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Argentine online travel unicorn Despegar jumps in U.S. market debut (Reuters) – Shares of Argentina’s Despegar.com Corp rose as much as 12.3 percent in their stock market debut on Wednesday, giving the Expedia Inc-backed online travel agent a valuation of $1.96 billion. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Once ‘kittens’ in cyber spy world, Iran gains prowess: security experts FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Hackers probably linked to Iran’s government have hit Saudi and Western aerospace and petrochemical firms, marking a rise in Iranian cyber-spying prowess, security firm FireEye said on Wednesday, an assessment shared by other U.S…. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • May, Macron, Gentiloni push for quick removal of extremist online content UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Leaders of France, Italy and the United Kingdom urged social media companies on Wednesday to more swiftly remove “terrorist content” from the internet, with the aim of stopping it from being uploaded in the first place. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Facebook to add more human review to ad system: COO Sandberg SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc will add “more human review and oversight” to its ad-buying system, Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg said on Wednesday, responding to rising criticism that automated processes have allowed people to buy di… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • SpaceX might name its satellite broadband internet service ‘Starlink’  SpaceX has previously discussed its plans to put a satellite-based broadband Internet network into operation, as a way of supplementing its revenue picture with a brand new revenue stream. Now, we know what SpaceX might call its new broadband product: Starlink. The name comes from documents filed by SpaceX to obtain the trademark rights to ...
  • EU ready to move alone on digital tax if no global deal BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission said the EU should proceed with an overhaul of taxes on digital firms even if the rest of the rich world did not follow suit, a draft report said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Saudi Arabia to lift ban on internet calls RIYADH (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia will lift a ban on internet phone calls, a government spokesman said, part of efforts to attract more business to the country. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Permira puts TeamViewer sale on hold: Frankfurter Allgemeine BERLIN (Reuters) – Private equity firm Permira has postponed plans to sell German business software maker TeamViewer in the hope of fetching a higher price at a later date, German daily Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung reported, citing financial sources…. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Google close to buying smartphone maker HTC’s assets: Bloomberg (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google is close to acquiring assets of Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp , Bloomberg reported, citing a person familiar with the matter. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Apple Releases Xcode 9 With Swift 4 and iOS 11, watchOS 4, tvOS 11, and macOS High Sierra SDKs Alongside the new iOS 11, watchOS 4, and tvOS 11 updates, Apple has released Xcode 9, the latest version of the Xcode Mac app that lets developers create apps for Mac, iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Apple TV. Xcode 9 introduces Swift 4 and all of th… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...
  • How to Find Notifications in iOS 11’s New Lock Screen and Cover Sheet Apple made waves last year when it completely redesigned how the lock screen functions on iOS 10 by removing the iPhone’s well-known “Slide to Unlock” instruction from the screen. The improvements allowed for a more seamless unlocking experience on iPh… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • How to Use and Customize Control Center in iOS 11 One of iOS 11’s key new features is a redesigned Control Center that is highly customizable thanks to 3D Touch integration. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. When you deep press on the system toggles pane, for example, a l… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Cellular Over-the-Air App Download Limit Increased to 150 MB Following the launch of iOS 11, Apple today announced that it has increased the cellular over-the-air app download limit from 100 MB to 150 MB, meaning users can now download apps and app updates that are as large as 150 MB over a cellular connection. … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Alibaba-backed Best raises $450 million after pricing U.S. IPO at bottom: IFR HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese logistics firm Best Inc priced its U.S. initial public offering (IPO) at $10 per share, raising $450 million, IFR reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the deal. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Uber reviews Asia business over bribery allegations in U.S.: Bloomberg (Reuters) – Uber Technologies Inc , which is the subject of a federal probe into whether it broke bribery laws, has started a review of its Asia operations and notified U.S. officials about payments made by staff in Indonesia, Bloomberg report… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Equifax says 100,000 Canadians likely affected by data breach TORONTO (Reuters) – Credit scoring company Equifax Inc said on Tuesday that the personal details of around 100,000 Canadians were exposed in the massive breach it disclosed earlier this month. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • Alibaba-backed Best Inc raises $450 million in IPO after slashing terms HONG KONG (Reuters) – Chinese logistics firm Best Inc priced its U.S. initial public offering at the bottom of expectations, raising $450 million after it revised terms of the deal to cope with tepid investor demand. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Leading Democrat says Equifax gave consumers ‘confusing and misleading information’ WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren said on Tuesday that Equifax was sloppy in allowing itself to be hacked, losing sensitive data on up to 143 million people. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • Far right makes most noise on Twitter in German election FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The far right is making the most noise on Twitter during Germany’s election campaign, but far less fake news is being spread in Germany than the United States saw before the election that put Donald Trump in power, an Oxford Unive… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • India regulator orders sharp cut in mobile interconnection fees MUMBAI (Reuters) – India’s telecoms regulator has more than halved a fee mobile operators pay each other for calls from one network to another in a move that could hurt leading operators including Bharti Airtel and Vodafone’s Indian business. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Massachusetts sues Equifax as hack concerns spread to Canada (Reuters) – Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against credit reporting firm Equifax Inc following a breach that exposed the personal data of up to 143 million people, including 3 million in the state. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • How to Use the New iPad Dock in iOS 11 iOS 11 is an update that brings a much improved user experience to the iPad, and front and center is a new dock. The new dock not only houses far more apps, much like the dock on the Mac, but it also much improves multitasking by allowing iPad users to quickly open apps and switch ...
  • Belkin Debuts 3.5mm Audio + Charge RockStar for Charging an iPhone While Listening to Music Belkin today announced the launch of its new 3.5mm Audio + Charge RockStar adapter, which joins its existing Lightning Audio + Charge RockStar adapter to allow users to charge their devices and listen to music at the same time. The Audio + Charge RockStar is designed for iPhones that lack a 3.5mm headphone jack, which includes ...
  • Website suspends Purplebricks reviews page after legal threats LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s largest independent estate agent reviews site allAgents has removed Purplebricks’ page after the online company questioned the authenticity of critical write-ups. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Swiss shut down ‘fake’ E-Coin in latest cryptocurrency crackdown ZURICH (Reuters) – Switzerland’s financial watchdog has closed down what it said was the provider of a fake cryptocurrency and is investigating around a dozen other possible fraud cases, in the latest clamp-down on the risks involving virtual money. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Kohl’s to accept Amazon returns in 82 stores (Reuters) – Department store operator Kohl’s Corp said on Tuesday that select merchandise bought from Amazon.com Inc can be returned at 82 Kohl’s stores in Los Angeles and Chicago, starting October. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • App Annie’s new product offers insight into consumer trends in China FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The pioneer of mobile app analytics, App Annie, on Tuesday said it has begun tracking Android app usage in China, a landmark for understanding consumer behavior in the world’s top smartphone market, which increasingly sets the pac… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • JPMorgan handles bitcoin-related trades for clients despite CEO warning NEW YORK (Reuters) – JPMorgan Chase & Co has been routing customer orders for bitcoin-related instruments, a spokesman said on Monday, despite the bank’s chief executive’s calling the crypto currency “a fraud.” Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Mexico readies bill to regulate fast-growing fintech industry MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico would regulate its fast-growing financial technology sector, including firms that use crypto-currencies like bitcoin, to protect consumers and spur competition, under a proposed bill seen by Reuters. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • U.S. Senate votes to ban Kaspersky Lab software from government networks WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Monday voted to ban Moscow-based cyber security firm Kaspersky Lab’s products from use by the federal government, citing concerns the company may be a pawn of the Kremlin and poses a national security risk. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Alibaba-backed logistics firm Best slashes proposed U.S. IPO: IFR HONG KONG (Reuters) – Best Inc, a Chinese logistics company backed by Alibaba Group , slashed its proposed U.S. initial public offering after receiving tepid response from investors to its initial valuation, IFR reported on Tuesday, citing people close… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • With new operating system, Apple revamps its money-making App Store (Reuters) – Apple Inc’s newest operating system for iPhones and iPads introduces changes to its marketplace for third-party software to satisfy app developers and add new so-called augmented reality apps. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Microsoft’s Hotmail, Outlook.com services back up after outage FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp said its free email services Outlook.com and Hotmail, which suffered an outage across Europe on Monday, were back up. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter ...
  • Tencent, Guangzhou Auto agree to collaborate on internet-connected cars HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s Tencent Holdings and Guangzhou Automobile Group Company Ltd have agreed to collaborate on internet-connected cars – a strategic pact that sent shares in Guangzhou Auto surging. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens ...
  • New York governor wants credit-reporting firms to follow cyber rules WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Monday that he wants credit-reporting firms to comply with the state’s cyber-security regulations, the latest government official to crack down on the industry in the wake of the ma… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • First iPhone 8, Apple TV 4K, and Apple Watch Series 3 Orders Begin Shipping Out to Customers The first iPhone 8, iPhone Plus, Apple TV 4K, and Apple Watch Series 3 orders began shipping out to customers today ahead of a promised delivery date on Friday, September 22, the official launch date for all of the devices. Apple hasn’t updated its … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Better call Netflix? Streaming platforms poaching top TV talent LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Sunday’s Primetime Emmy winners will take home shiny trophies and bask in congratulations, but their biggest payoff could come in a call from Netflix Inc or Amazon.com Inc . Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Google disables offensive ad keywords found by BuzzFeed (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Google said it had disabled a “majority” of the offensive keywords that BuzzFeed found could be used by advertisers to target people searching for racist and anti-Semitic topics. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • ZhongAn aims to offer life insurance after HK share sale HONG KONG (Reuters) – ZhongAn Online Property and Casualty Insurance Co Ltd plans to add life insurance and other healthcare products to the range of policies China’s first internet-only insurer offers to accelerate its growth after going… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Trump hits back at Clinton, with a golf ball, on Twitter WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday retweeted a doctored video of himself taking a golf swing and hitting former Democratic presidential rival Hillary Clinton, who then stumbles as she boards a plane. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Canadian privacy commissioner launches probe of Equifax breach TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada’s privacy commissioner said on Friday that it has launched an investigation into the massive data breach at Equifax Inc after receiving complaints from Canadian consumers. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new ...
  • U.S. Senator Warren introduces Equifax bill, launches industry probe WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren said on Friday she has begun an investigation into Equifax’s massive data breach, and along with 11 other Democratic senators, introduced a bill to allow consumers to freeze their credit for free. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Amazon to test one-hour catwalk-to-doorstep deliveries at Nicopanda show LONDON (Reuters) – Online retailer Amazon aims to take the “see now, buy now” model of making clothes seen in catwalk shows quickly available to consumers to a new level, offering one-hour delivery on items shown in a fashion show on Saturday night to … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • EU plan to raise taxes for global internet firms hits snag TALLINN (Reuters) – A European Union plan to raise more tax from digital multinationals faced the first signs of scepticism on Saturday, as smaller members of the bloc warned about the economic impact from such a move. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Trump move to block chipmaker deal bad for America – Xinhua SHANGHAI (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to block a Chinese-backed firm from buying a U.S.-based chipmaker this week is detrimental to America’s growth and the global economy, China’s state news agency Xinhua said in a commentary on … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • First cracks emerge in EU plan to raise online giants’ tax bill TALLINN (Reuters) – First signs of open scepticism appeared on Saturday over a European Union plan to raise the tax bill of digital multinationals, as some finance ministers from smaller EU states raised concerns about the economic impact. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • EU-U.S. data pact faces first major test of credibility BRUSSELS (Reuters) – A pact underpinning billions of dollars of transatlantic data transfers will undergo its first annual review on Monday, with Europe seeking to ensure Washington has lived up to its promises to protect the data of European citizens … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Apple’s Chip Partner TSMC Shares Details on 7nm Node and Advanced InFO Package Process for 2018 At the Open Innovation Platform Ecosystem Forum in Santa Clara on Wednesday, chip foundry TSMC provided an update (via EE Times) on the progress of its forthcoming technology nodes, several of which would be candidates for upcoming Apple chips. Most no… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • New and Refurbished Apple Watch Series 2 Collections Get Discounts Following Series 3 Launch Last night, pre-orders opened up for the new Apple Watch Series 3, which has a 70 percent faster dual-core processor, new Apple W2 chip, a barometric altimeter, and LTE capabilities on supported models. The base Apple Watch Series 3 models without LTE are now $329 (38mm) and $359 (42mm), rising from there for Stainless Steel ...
  • LTE in Apple Watch Series 3 Models Only Works in Country of Purchase With the LTE-enabled Apple Watch Series 3 only available in a handful of countries at the current time, it might be tempting to purchase one in another country, but it won’t work. Series 3 models appear to be limited to connectivity in their original c… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...