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 2019-07-18 13:39 

PC Magazine

Uber Overcharged Riders 100x Yesterday...

When you expect to pay $20.53 for a ride, but Uber sends you a bill for $2,053, something has gone horribly wrong and customers are upset....

 2019-07-18 13:35 

Techdirt

Claims Of 5G Health Risks Are Frequently Based On A Single, 20 Year Old Flawed Graph...

If you've spent any time on Twitter, you've probably seen a rising tide of folks expressing worry about the health impact of 5G. If you guys have ever seen this movie, it is basically the power 5G will be given to the government. Plus add cancer a...

 2019-07-18 13:30 

AnandTech

European Commission Fines Qualcomm 242m For Anti-trust Violations...

Today the European Commission has concluded a 4 year long antitrust investigation into anti-competitive business behaviour of Qualcomm against other players in the market, and has fined the company 242 million for abusing its market dominance in 3G baseba...

 2019-07-18 13:30 

CNET

Netflix subscriber growth pummeled by sleepy release slate pre-Stranger Things...

Netflix surpassed 150 million paid members, but it booked only about half the new subscribers it had predicted. It's also launching a cheap, mobile-only tier -- but only in India....

 2019-07-18 13:28 

The Next Web

TikTok is testing a WhatsApp shortcut to share videos with close friends...

TikTok is testing a bunch of new features, including a new Discover tab, account linking with Facebook and Google, and a WhatsApp shortcut to share videos....

 2019-07-18 13:25 

TechCrunch

Slack resets user passwords after 2015 data breach...

Slack will reset the passwords of users it believes are affected by a historical data breach that affected the company more than four years ago. In 2015, the company said it was hit by hackers who gained access to its user profile database, including thei...

 2019-07-18 13:24 

The Verge

Verizon launches its first 5G hotspot for $650...

Verizon has announced its latest 5G device — a long anticipated 5G hotspot, the Inseego 5G MiFi M1000. But the 5G MiFi M1000 is the latest proof that 5G isn't going to be cheap: the hotspot alone is set to cost $649.99, before you factor in the ...

 2019-07-18 13:23 

CNET

FaceApp might face FBI, FTC investigation over security concerns...

Sen. Chuck Schumer says the fact that Russia is involved is a problem....

 2019-07-18 13:22 

Tech Times

Instagram Is Really Considering Hiding Like Counts...

Instagram is seriously thinking about allowing people to hide like counts. The test, which began in Canada a few months back, is being expanded to a handful more other countries....

 2019-07-18 13:19 

Tech Times

Latest Spotify For iOS Update Now Supports Multitasking Features On iPad...

Spotify now finally supports multitasking features on iPad in its latest app version. The update brings the long-overdue slide over and split view, letting users fully access Spotify controls without leaving others apps....

 2019-07-18 13:19 

TechRadar

Samsung Galaxy A80 with rotating camera launched in India at Rs 47,990...

Samsung Galaxy A80 is priced at 47,990 and will go on sale starting August 1 in India....

 2019-07-18 13:17 

The Next Web

Report: Bitcoin outperformed all other coins in Q2 2019...

According to a recent report, Bitcoin increased its market dominance from 54.6 percent to 65 percent in Q2 2019....

 2019-07-18 13:16 

Engadget

Honda has a modular EV plan for the US...

Honda might have delighted the European market with details of its cute and compact electric Honda E, but that's no use to American drivers -- the Honda E isn't destined for US soil and even if it was, its top range of 125 miles is pretty useless ...

 2019-07-18 13:16 

The Inquirer

Samsung is ready to churn out 12Gb LPDDR5 smartphone memory chips...

RAM-ing it home...

 2019-07-18 13:15 

VentureBeat

Sweet Escapes comes from Cookie Jam veterans at Redemption Games | VentureBeat...

Redemption Games is launching Sweet Escapes, the first mobile game from the new studio started by veterans who made Cookie Jam....

 2019-07-18 13:09 

USA Today

[ Technology ]

Forget astronaut: YouTube is a more intriguing work frontier than space for today's kids...

Lego revealed this week that the number of aspiring astronauts in the U.S. may be dwindling as the country celebrates one of its biggest achievements....

 2019-07-18 13:00 

TechCrunch

VComply raises $2.5 million seed round led by Accel to simplify risk and compliance management...

Risk and compliance management platform VComply announced today that it has picked up a $2.5 million seed round led by Accel Partners for its international growth plan. The funding will be used to acquire more customers in the United States, open a new of...

 2019-07-18 13:00 

TechCrunch

Toys 'R' Us taps tech startup b8ta to bring its stores into the future...

b8ta, the retail as a service startup that has partnered with the likes of Google and Macy's, is getting into the kids' toys space. As part of a new joint venture with Tru Kids Brands, which owns Toys "R" Us, b8ta will bring its expertise ...

 2019-07-18 13:00 

CNET

YouTube cracks down on stream-ripping sites that pirate music...

YouTube's new copyright measures caught the eye of a Congressional committee chairman grilling big tech about the influence of its services....

 2019-07-18 13:00 

CNET

Make the Amazon Echo help vacuum your house when you're gone...

You can turn on your robot vacuum cleaner while you're away....

 2019-07-18 13:00 

Network World

BrandPost: Assessing Your Current WAN State is Key to Making Effective Changes...

If your wide-area network (WAN) has been with you for many years, it may be time to think about an upgrade, especially given the emergence of technologies such as software-defined WANs (SD-WAN). But rather than just dive in, assuming SD-WAN will be a good...

 2019-07-18 13:00 

Android Central

E3 has given us some new games coming soon to the Quest!...

Oculus Quest is Facebook's last piece of hardware in its first generation of VR devices. It has six degrees of freedom, and Facebook has made it relatively easy for developers to port their Oculus Rift games to the Oculus Quest. Because of this, there...

 2019-07-18 13:00 

The Inquirer

Trump isn't happy about Amazon's reported $10bn JEDI cloud deal...

Wig wearer has issue with non-wig-wearer...

 2019-07-18 13:00 

Mashable

How to talk to kids and teens about porn...

There's one scene in HBO's new drug and sex-filled teen drama Euphoria that perfectly captures how easy access to the internet and porn is influencing young people's real-life sexual experiences. A high school boy is getting hot and heavy with...

 2019-07-18 12:59 

The Register

Those facial recognition trials in the UK? They should be banned, warns Parliamentary committee...

Latest call to halt creepy tech likely to fall on deaf ears The government should slap a "moratorium on the current use of facial recognition technology, with "no further trials" until there is legal framework in place, a Parliamentary committ...

 2019-07-18 12:58 

Engadget

Qualcomm fined 242 million in European antitrust case...

Fresh off its high-profile feud with Apple, Qualcomm is suffering more legal woes. An investigation by the European Commission has found Qualcomm abused its market dominance in the manufacture of 3G baseband chipsets and will have to pay a steep &eur......

 2019-07-18 12:56 

TechCrunch

ISRO's Chandrayaan-2 Moon lander mission launch reset for July 22...

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) was all set to launch its Chandrayaan-2 mission to deliver a rover to the Moon's South Pole last week, but a "technical snag" observed during the last hour of launch prep put a hold on those plans....

 2019-07-18 12:55 

Tech Times

Fear Of Humans Suppresses Predators But Benefits Small Animals...

How do humans really affect the wildlife around them? A new study found that even recordings of human voices can alter the behaviors of predators and small animals....

 2019-07-18 12:54 

Tech Times

Scientists Create A Device That Can Generate Power From The Human Knee...

Think of how easy and convenient it would be to produce electricity by just simply walking where you need to go. This new wearable energy harvester is designed for this very purpose: to generate power from your knee's natural motion....

 2019-07-18 12:52 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Nintendo Switch Refresh Promises Better Battery Life, Available August...

Nintendo has refreshed the original Switch with better battery life but no other functional or physical changes...

 2019-07-18 12:52 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Trade Dispute Spurs Worries of 'Never Seen Before' Chip Price Spike...

Memory chip spot prices have risen for the first time this year, indicating grim warnings of "never seen before" spikes and a supply disruption could come to pass as a dispute between South Korea and......

 2019-07-18 12:50 

CNET

Airline apologizes for tweeting about your chances of surviving a plane crash...

KLM India let us know that people sitting in the back are most likely to survive, but the FAA doesn't think the data provides a...

 2019-07-18 12:45 

The Register

Qualcomm fined 242m over 'predatory pricing' that helped to knock off British competitor Icera...

Too late for chip flinger, but a win for the EU taxpayer The European Commission has issued American chip maker Qualcomm with a hefty 242m fine for anti-competitive practices.......

 2019-07-18 12:45 

Android Central

Is it still worth buying the NVIDIA Shield TV in 2019?...

Best answer: The NVIDIA Shield TV is still the best Android TV box you can buy in 2019. NVIDIA has done a great job offering software updates that continually make the Shield TV better than before, and the 16GB is a great option for any habitual streamer....

 2019-07-18 12:44 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

EU Fines Qualcomm for Second Time Over Market Abuse...

The EU hit US chipmaking giant Qualcomm with an antitrust fine of 242 million euros ($271 billion) Thursday, in another blow against a tech titan that is fighting competition battles in Asia and the......

 2019-07-18 12:43 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Vivo Z1 Pro vs Redmi Note 7 Pro vs Realme 3 Pro vs Samsung M40: Our Pick?...

Vivo Z1 Pro vs Redmi Note 7 Pro vs Realme 3 Pro vs Samsung M40 Comparison: camera, display, speed test, performance, battery life, price in India compared....

 2019-07-18 12:40 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Samsung Kicks Off Production of 12Gb LPDDR5 DRAM...

Samsung will use the new DRAM chips to bring 12GB RAM later this month that could be included on the Galaxy Note 10....

 2019-07-18 12:39 

VentureBeat

Verizon releases Inseego's 5G MiFi hotspot as a nationwide exclusive | VentureBeat...

The U.S. carrier scores a national exclusive on the fast new 5G MiFi portable hotspot, though it only offers 5G service in five cities....

 2019-07-18 12:37 

CNET

Instagram is back up but having a rough week...

Will someone think of the people taking pictures of their food?...

 2019-07-18 12:34 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Europe's GPS Rival Galileo Back After Six-Day Outage...

Europe's Galileo satellite navigation system, a rival of the American GPS network, is back in service after a six-day outage, its oversight agency said on Thursday....

 2019-07-18 12:33 

Softpedia

This Is How Microsoft Edge Will Manage All Your Media Sessions from One Screen...

As one of the largest contributors to the Chromium engine, Microsoft keeps coming back with improvements and new features that eventually all browsers using this platform could eventually get.But at the same time, the software giant also works on refining...

 2019-07-18 12:31 

TechRadar

The best Now TV pass offers, boxes and voucher deal prices in July 2019...

We've done the hard work for you and found the best deals on both Now TV boxes, Sticks and Now TV passes....

 2019-07-18 12:30 

Android Central

I need Digital Wellbeing on my TV more than I need it on my phone...

Of all the places I need to curb my tech usage, TV is top of the list by far.I've gone through a lot of phones, Chromebooks, headphones, and a verifiable flood of phone cases in the last four years, but my NVIDIA Shield TV is my constant entertainment...

 2019-07-18 12:30 

The Verge

HTC will revive old Wildfire brand for new phones, leak claims...

Despite its flagship smartphone presence having all but come to an end, HTC isn't done releasing phones just yet. Four of its upcoming handsets have leaked online, and it looks like HTC is planning on reviving the Wildfire brand....

 2019-07-18 12:29 

ExtremeTech

How Do SSDs Work?...

Ever wondered how SSDs read and write data, or what determines their performance? Our tech explainer has you covered. The post How Do SSDs Work? appeared first on ExtremeTech ....

 2019-07-18 12:29 

TechCrunch

Intel announces deep, multi-year partnership with SAP...

Intel announced a deep partnership with SAP today around using advanced Intel technology to optimize SAP software tools. Specifically the company plans to tune its Intel Xeon Scalable processors and Intel Optane DC persistent memory for SAP's suite of...

 2019-07-18 12:28 

Digital Trends

Rumored AMD Radeon RX 5600 could compete with Nvidia's GTX 1660 Ti...

AMD may have an RX 5600 RDNA-based graphics card in the works to help it better compete with Nvidia's powerful GTX 1660 Ti. Such a card would need to be faster than an RX 590, though, and with 4GB of GDDR6, that seems suspect....

 2019-07-18 12:27 

ZDNet

This is how much email scammers are now costing businesses every month...

Business email compromise fraud takes a massive toll, and it's not just bogus CEO emails you need to watch out for....

 2019-07-18 12:27 

Engadget

US senator calls for probe into FaceApp over privacy concerns...

Remember when FaceApp went viral for all the wrong reasons? That happened again recently, though this time, the controversy became big enough for a US Senator to get involved. New York Democratic Senator Chuck Schumer has asked the FBI and the FTC to......

 2019-07-18 12:26 

Android Central

Where do you find Android themes and wallpapers?...

Time to check in with the AC forums.As I'm sure we've said time and time again here on AC, one of the best parts about owning an Android phone is the ability to customize it to your heart's content. This can be done in a variety of ways, start...

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