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Uber CEO Kalanick resigns under investor pressure

Uber CEO Kalanick resigns under investor pressure

Travis Kalanick, the combative and troubled CEO of ride-hailing giant Uber, has resigned under pressure from investors. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 21, 2017  5:18 pm

Europe court rules The Pirate Bay directly infringes copyrights

Europe court rules The Pirate Bay directly infringes copyrights

In a landmark judgement made by the EU Court of Justice on Wednesday, it cleared the way for a ban on the peer-to-peer file-sharing website, The Pirate Bay (TPB) and similar sites in the Netherlands citing infringement of the European Copyright laws. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 16, 2017  1:37 pm

Google Drive will automatically back up your hard drive later this month

Google Drive will automatically back up your hard drive later this month

While Google Drive is already a decent cloud storage tool, its about to get a lot more useful: starting June 28, the service will let you back up entire folders from your hard drive, and keep them in sync with your account. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 15, 2017  2:36 pm

The Six Biggest Announcements Of E3 2017

The Six Biggest Announcements Of E3 2017

The major E3 press conferences are over, and the rain of game announcements has abated. EA, Microsoft, Bethesda, Ubisoft, Sony, and Nintendo all did their thing. Its up to us to sort through the rubble. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 14, 2017  12:40 pm

Cyberpunk 2077 internal files being held for ransom

Cyberpunk 2077 internal files being held for ransom

Developer CD Projekt Red said today that internal files belonging to the company, including documents connected to early designs for role-playing game Cyberpunk 2077, are being held for ransom by an unidentified individual or individuals and may be exposed publicly. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 9, 2017  12:55 pm

Apples iOS 11 update ends support for iPhone 5 and 5C

Apples iOS 11 update ends support for iPhone 5 and 5C

Apples iOS 11 mobile operating system will not be available for the iPhone 5 and 5C or the iPad 4 when it is released in the autumn. MORE...

(0)Comments | June 7, 2017  9:02 am

Apple reveals HomePod smart speaker

Apple reveals HomePod smart speaker

Apple has announced a voice-activated loudspeaker powered by its virtual assistant Siri. MORE...

(0)Comments | June 6, 2017  11:16 am

AIT produces dynamic emergency response maps for Sri Lanka floods

AIT produces dynamic emergency response maps for Sri Lanka floods

The Asian Institute of Technologys Geoinformatics Center (GIC) has prepared dynamic emergency response maps in response to the Sri Lanka floods that have affected 15 districts in the island nation. MORE..

(0)Comments | June 2, 2017  12:05 pm

The next Far Cry game is about a doomsday cult in Montana

The next Far Cry game is about a doomsday cult in Montana

Dim the lights, blast the dubstep, and throw on some Aisha Tyler interviews in the backgroundUbisoft just kicked off its E3 press conference three weeks before the event with the first-ever trailer for Far Cry 5. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 28, 2017  3:19 pm

Hackers Use Subtitle Files to Take Over PCs

Hackers Use Subtitle Files to Take Over PCs

Hackers are adept at finding clever new ways to infect computers with malware. Just when you think youve seen it all, they come up with something new to bypass both antivirus software and your own common sense. MORE...

(0)Comments | May 25, 2017  4:55 pm

Apple and Nokia to co-operate after settling patent row

Apple and Nokia to co-operate after settling patent row

In December, Nokia sued Apple claiming the company had breached 32 technology patents covering displays, user interfaces and video encoding. MORE...

(0)Comments | May 24, 2017  10:26 am

The five big announcements from Google I/O

The five big announcements from Google I/O

If you follow tech news often, youll be more than aware of the promise offered by artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning. Often, though, it feels like a far-away goal. It will get there, but right now its primitive. MORE...

(0)Comments | May 19, 2017  3:31 pm

WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack may have N Korea link

WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack may have N Korea link

Who was behind the huge global cyber-attack? One prominent theory right now is North Korea - but what we know is far from conclusive. MORE...

(0)Comments | May 16, 2017  2:35 pm

Global cyber-attack: Security blogger halts ransomware by accident

Global cyber-attack: Security blogger halts ransomware by accident

A UK security researcher has told the BBC how he accidentally halted the spread of the malicious ransomware that has affected hundreds of organisations, including the UKs NHS. MORE...

(0)Comments | May 15, 2017  11:32 am

Disruptions from global cyberattack continue to ripple worldwide

Disruptions from global cyberattack continue to ripple worldwide

Evidence of the cyberattack that hit up to 100 countries continued to ripple around the world Saturday with reports of Chinese students unable to access their graduation theses, British doctors canceling operations and passengers at train stations in Germany greeted by hacked messages on arrival and departure screens. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 13, 2017  6:23 pm

Facebook wants you to say happy birthday with a donation

Facebook wants you to say happy birthday with a donation

For his 31st birthday, Scott Harrison threw a giant party at a club and asked each of his 700 guests for $20. MORE...

(0)Comments | May 8, 2017  4:26 pm

Major phishing attack targeted Google Docs users

Major phishing attack targeted Google Docs users

A widespread phishing scheme targeted people across the web on Wednesday. MORE...

(0)Comments | May 5, 2017  4:50 pm

WhatsApp back after worldwide outage

WhatsApp back after worldwide outage

WhatsApp is back up after suffering an outage that affected users around the world for hours. The Facebook-owned messaging service confirmed in a media statement that it had been inaccessible, but did not say why. MORE..

(0)Comments | May 4, 2017  12:42 pm

Facebook denies targeting insecure users

Facebook denies targeting insecure users

Facebook has denied it is targeting insecure young people in order to push advertising, amid a row over a leaked document. MORE...

(0)Comments | May 2, 2017  3:07 pm

TED 2017: UK Iron Man demonstrates flying suit

TED 2017: UK Iron Man demonstrates flying suit

A British inventor, who built an Iron Man-style flight suit, has flown it at the Ted (Technology, Entertainment and Design) conference in Vancouver. MORE...

(0)Comments | April 28, 2017  11:23 am

India bans social media in Kashmir amid violent unrest

India bans social media in Kashmir amid violent unrest

Authorities in Indian-administered Kashmir have announced a one-month ban on 22 social media services, including Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp. MORE...

(0)Comments | April 27, 2017  3:38 pm

Facebook baby killing: Grief and questions after shocking murder

Facebook baby killing: Grief and questions after shocking murder

An incident as shocking as a man murdering his 11-month-old daughter live on Facebook before killing himself was bound to provoke heated debate. MORE...

(0)Comments | April 27, 2017  1:50 pm

Cassini spacecraft poised to dive beneath Saturn rings

Cassini spacecraft poised to dive beneath Saturn rings

An unmanned NASA spacecraft, Cassini, is poised to plunge into the gap between Saturn and its rings, a pioneering journey that could offer an unprecedented view of the sixth planet from the Sun. MORE...

(0)Comments | April 26, 2017  3:47 pm

Credit card with a fingerprint sensor revealed by Mastercard

Credit card with a fingerprint sensor revealed by Mastercard

A payment card featuring a fingerprint sensor has been unveiled by credit card provider Mastercard. MORE...

(0)Comments | April 20, 2017  2:28 pm

US government hacked global bank system

US government hacked global bank system

A huge range of security weaknesses, said to be worth over $2m if sold on the black market, have been leaked online. MORE..

(0)Comments | April 15, 2017  2:21 pm
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