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Facebook fixes glitch that exposed millions of user 2019-03-21 18:42:58​Facebook says it it has resolved a glitch that exposed passwords of millions of users stored in readable format within its internal systems to

Cisco directs high priority patches for IP phone 2019-03-21 17:00:00Cisco has advised customers using its 7800 and 8800 series IP phones they should patch a variety of high-priority vulnerabilities.

Inside the new Cloudera Data Platform: vision, migration 2019-03-21 16:30:00Cloudera has laid out its plans for a new combined data platform since merging with fellow open source big data vendor Hortonworks.

Quantum computing will break encryption in a few 2019-03-20 20:40:00Quantum technology’s set to make public-key infrastructure obsolete before too long, but it might also keep your data secure.

Google fined €1.49 billion for search ad blocks 2019-03-20 17:59:26​Google has been fined 1.49 billion euros (US$1.7 billion), its third large European Union antitrust penalty in two years marking the company's

NZ super funds call for action from Facebook, 2019-03-20 17:52:10The CEOs of five of New Zealand’s largest superannuation funds have added their voices to those of the CEOs of Vodafone, Spark and 2degrees call

LLVM 8 shines on WebAssembly, machine learning workloads 2019-03-20 15:26:00The open source compiler framework adds full support for WebAssembly and speedups for AMD GPUs and Intel neural network instructions

Aluminium maker Hydro battles to contain ransomware attack 2019-03-20 00:27:34Norsk Hydro, one of the world's largest aluminium producers, battled on Tuesday to contain a cyber attack which halted parts of its production, the l

What next for SAP HANA? 2019-03-19 23:10:00Once hailed by SAP CEO Bill McDermott as the vendor's "biggest launch in 23 years, if not in the entire history of the company" - what now for HANA

NZ telco chiefs demand action from Google, Facebook 2019-03-19 18:42:44The CEOs of New Zealand’s three largest broadband service providers — Simon Moutter (Spark), Jason Paris (Vodafone) and Stewart Sherriff (

Government to give data science a $49m boost 2019-03-19 18:39:31The Government is planning to invest $49 million over seven years in up to four strategic data science research programmes.

When Windows 10 feature upgrades collide 2019-03-19 16:30:00A pair of Windows 10 feature upgrades will soon collide, with one just beginning to get traction on PCs as its successor readies for release.


Hands on: How to use Wireless PowerShare on 2019-02-20 18:30:00Samsung is so confident in the Galaxy S10’s battery that it’s letting you give away some of your precious percentage points. A new feature

The Samsung Galaxy Fold goes on sale April 2019-02-20 16:34:00It’s been a long time coming, but now it’s here. Samsung has unveiled its first foldable smartphone that isn’t a pie-in-the-sky conc

Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+ and S10e hands-on: A 2019-02-20 14:35:00With the screen off, the Galaxy S10+ is virtually indistinguishable from the Galaxy S9+. It’s not until you turn it on that you notice just how

10 Samsung Galaxy S10, S10e, and S10+ features 2019-02-20 14:30:00At long leak, the Samsung Galaxy S10 has arrived. And, well, it’s pretty much exactly what we thought it would be, with three sizes, a hole in t

Best headphones: Our top picks for personal listening 2019-02-20 12:53:00Whether you're looking for an over-the-ear, on-ear, or in-ear model, we'll help you find the perfect pair.

Give your dumb devices brains with a 2-pack 2019-02-20 11:03:00Smart plugs add extra control to any device, smart or not, and today you can grab a pair at impulse prices. A two-pack of Anker’s Eufy smart plu

Master Machine Learning and AI For Just $14 2019-02-20 10:16:00You’re probably familiar with the terminology, but do you understand what data science is and how it fits in the big technological picture? Disc

Save big on storage and networking gear in 2019-02-20 09:51:00Amazon’s running another of its one-day deals today, and this one’s a doozy. The online retailer is throwing a massive networking and stor

Age of Wonders: Planetfall preview: A sci-fi melange 2019-02-20 09:00:00Space dinosaurs. Time travel. Cyborgs. Alien parasites. The decaying ruins of an imperial pleasure palace. Giant bugs. Even larger mushrooms. Mind-con

This is how Android will work on the 2019-02-20 06:00:00While mobile phones used to come in all shapes and sizes, device makers have largely standardized around the flat glass slab. But we could be looking

Sonarworks True-Fi review: The promise of studio-quality sound 2019-02-20 06:00:00True-Fi will correct your headphone's frequency anomalies with the click of a button.

Master & Dynamic MW07 review: These true wireless 2019-02-20 06:00:00Don’t like the look of bubbly blobs or skinny drain pipes hanging off your ears? Here’s a handsome alternative.


Phishers Bait Hooks for Netflix, Amex Users 2019-03-22 08:00:00Cybersecurity experts at Microsoft's Windows Defender Security Intelligence Team this week reported their discovery of two new email-based phishing c

SparkyLinux Incinerates the Hassle Factor 2019-03-21 13:24:35SparkyLinux is a Linux distro that can ignite your daily computing experience. Its spark is pushing me to rethink my computing priorities. Regularly r

New Oculus Rift S Pushes VR Experience Up 2019-03-21 08:00:00Facebook unveiled its Oculus Rift S virtual reality headset at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. It will be available this spring for $

Google Stadia: Future of Gaming or Pie in 2019-03-20 08:00:00Google has pulled the wraps off Stadia, a new cloud-based gaming platform. Using the power of Google's global information infrastructure, Stadia can

MOREbot Introduces Kids to Robotics Using 3D Printed 2019-03-19 14:05:09MORE Technologies last week launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise $20,000 for development of its open source robot ecosystem. The company will fund

Apple Boosts Performance in New iPad Air and 2019-03-19 08:00:00Apple has announced a new 10.5-inch iPad and a refresh of the iPad mini. The iPad Air, which will sell for $499, offers 64 gigabytes of solid state st

How to Rein In Powerful Companies Without Ruining 2019-03-18 13:40:47Elizabeth Warren's desire to curtail Facebook, Amazon and other companies that have misused their massive power -- or may do so in the future -- is w

AR in Harry Potter Game Is Next Best 2019-03-15 08:00:00Niantic last week offered a few members of the gaming press a chance to take in the magic of its upcoming Harry Potter: Wizards Unite augmented realit

8 Great Linux Time-Tracker Apps to Keep You 2019-03-14 13:11:37Time-tracking software records the time you spend on tasks. The time-tracking helps you create billing reports, prepare invoices, and analyze your wor

New Chrome Extension Aims to Make the Web 2019-03-14 08:00:00Jigsaw has released Tune, an experimental Chrome extension that lets users hide comments its algorithms identify as toxic. It is available for Mac, Wi

Mozilla Offers Free Secure File-Sharing Service 2019-03-13 08:00:00Mozilla has announced Firefox Send, a free encrypted file-sharing service that works in any browser. To share a file, you simply visit the Send site a

US Government Forging Ahead With Airport Facial Recognition 2019-03-12 14:40:27Plans to bring facial recognition to major U.S. airports by 2021 are on a fast flight path, despite concerns about the new technology's readiness. Pr


Mailchimp and Shopify break up New! 2019-03-22 14:28:26Shopify and Mailchimp today announced that the Mailchimp app, which let its users use their Shopify data to create targeted email campaigns, for examp

Firefox is now a better iPad browser New! 2019-03-22 13:50:31Mozilla today announced a new iOS version of Firefox that has been specifically optimized for Apple’s iPad. Given the launch of the new iPad min

Talk about the big news from GDC with New! 2019-03-22 13:29:44The Game Developers Conference concludes today in San Francisco but that doesn’t mean our coverage is over. TechCrunch writer Lucas Matney and E

Crunchyroll raises its monthly subscription price to $7.99 New! 2019-03-22 13:00:25Crunchyroll is announcing its first major price increase since the anime streaming service launched in 2006. Prices for its premium subscription will

Daily Crunch: Facebook admits password security lapse New! 2019-03-22 12:50:03The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox ever

How Salesforce paved the way for the SaaS New! 2019-03-22 11:56:53When we think of enterprise SaaS companies today, just about every startup in the space aspires to be a platform. That means they want people using th

GM investing $300 million to build a new New! 2019-03-22 11:24:55GM announced Friday it will invest $300 million into a Michigan factory to produce a new Chevrolet electric vehicle, reversing a decision to build the

Respondology helps brands and influencers hide toxic comments New! 2019-03-22 11:13:59“Don’t read the comments” is one of those clichés that sticks around because it’s still good advice — maybe the b

Could Walmart be the next big company to New! 2019-03-22 10:17:57Google stole the spotlight at this year’s GDC with the launch of Stadia. What the game streaming service lacked in specifics, it more than made

Homeland Security warns of critical flaws in Medtronic New! 2019-03-22 10:01:16Homeland Security has issued a warning for a set of critical-rated vulnerabilities in Medtronic defibrillators that put the devices at risk of manipul

Facebook staff raised concerns about Cambridge Analytica in New! 2019-03-22 09:33:50Further details have emerged about when and how much Facebook knew about data-scraping by the disgraced and now defunct Cambridge Analytica political

North Korea’s new website and pro rata rights New! 2019-03-22 09:30:14From Extra Crunch We have published the transcript for Brian Heater’s conference call on robotics. Arman published report reviews on China&rsquo

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Navy eyes more, deadlier, aircraft carriers New! 2019-03-22 12:46:52Threats from long-range guided missiles, surface ship fire-power, submarine-launched torpedo attacks and incoming air assaults all inform the Navy&rsq

Apple gets ready for life after the iPhone New! 2019-03-22 09:48:14On Monday, Apple will do something it has never done when making a product announcement — focus largely on other companies, not itself.

John Legend joins viral ‘Florida Man’ challenge with 2019-03-21 20:38:51The infamous “Florida man" meme, inspired by outrageous headlines coming out of the Sunshine State is now turning into a viral trend. And even

LGBT groups pressure Google to remove conversion therapy 2019-03-21 13:59:27Google has refused to take down an app promoting gay conversion therapy from its Play Store despite pressure from LGBT rights groups. 

FBI must investigate bots targeting veterans with fake 2019-03-21 13:15:58Four members of Congress are urging the FBI to investigate "foreign entities" that may be targeting U.S. servicemembers and veterans with misinforma

Suck it up, snowflakes: Online trigger warnings are 2019-03-21 12:53:18Suck it up, snowflakes. Trigger warnings don’t work.

Facebook stored millions of passwords in plain text 2019-03-21 12:36:00SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook had stored millions of user passwords in plain text for years, the social media company confirmed on Thursday afte

Brent Bozell calls tech industry liberal bias 'the 2019-03-21 11:33:59A group of high-powered conservative media leaders gathered on Wednesday night to strategize ways to combat liberal bias in the tech industry, which M

Shocking 'Terminator-like' liquid metal developed by scientists 2019-03-21 10:45:55Researchers have created a "Terminator-like" liquid metal that has the ability to stretch horizontally and vertically, as well as changing shapes, a

Beto O’Rourke does not support Warren's Big Tech 2019-03-21 10:22:53Beto O'Rourke does not agree with fellow 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren's plan to break up big tech companies like Facebook and Google

Pentagon cloud-computing contract sought by Amazon faces new 2019-02-20 13:36:53A federal judge delayed a lawsuit over a massive Pentagon cloud-computing contract Amazon.com Inc. was favored to win so the government

Microsoft: Russian hackers are trying to infiltrate European 2019-02-20 12:11:37Microsoft said Wednesday they identified an online campaign by a group affiliated with the Russian military to interfere with European think tanks tha


Canadian company gets $68 million to build out New! 2019-03-22 13:14:47 A Canadian company has received $68 million in funding to bring its CO2 capturing technology to market on a commercial scale. The tech is able to pul

Mercedes-Benz releases electric eSprinter van specs, goes through New! 2019-03-22 11:52:24 Mercedes-Benz released new details about the development program of the new electric eSprinter van as it completed its winter endurance test ahead of

GM makes $300 million investment to produce new New! 2019-03-22 11:07:07 General Motors has announced a $300 million investment to produce a new Chevrolet electric vehicle that will be based off an “advanced version&

EGEB: US renewables double since 2008, self-powered streetlights, New! 2019-03-22 09:50:25 In today’s EGEB: U.S. renewable electricity generation has doubled since 2008. Self-powered streetlights in Chicago. The largest bifacial solar

Watch first demonstration of Tesla’s Enhanced Summon 2019-03-22 09:08:29 Tesla is starting to widen the rollout of its new Autopilot features and now owners are filming the first demonstrations of Tesla’s Enhanc

Tesla kills yearly service program, focuses on EV 2019-03-22 05:34:31 Tesla is moving away from its yearly service program as it focuses on an as-needed approach based on the fact that electric vehicles require less mai

Tesla drops ‘standard range’ Model S from lineup 2019-03-22 03:34:45 There have been a dizzying amount of price and option changes over the course of the last few weeks, with something changing pretty much every day. &

Tesla is bringing back referral program to win 2019-03-21 19:55:27 Just over a month after ending the program, Tesla is bringing back its referral program with a different structure. It now gives 1,000 miles of free

Tesla brings back free Supercharging as end-of-quarter incentive 2019-03-21 18:55:59 Tesla is bringing back one of its most popular sale incentives; unlimited free Supercharging, as an end-of-quarter incentive, but there’s a cav

Solar and wind companies reluctant to publicly endorse 2019-03-21 16:15:46 The Green New Deal might seem like it would garner enthusiastic support among clean energy companies, but those industries are thus far reluctant to

Tesla says self-driving startup Zoox stole logistic secrets, 2019-03-21 16:08:54 Tesla is claiming that self-driving startup Zoox stole secrets regarding its logistica and inventory system through several former employees leaving

House Dem’s climate plan to appeal to GOP, 2019-03-21 14:26:45 U.S. Representative Paul Tonko (D-N.Y.) introduced his own climate change plan today in the hopes of attracting bipartisan support, including those i

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Jordan Peele’s Us should cement his status as New! 2019-03-22 14:45:44Peele wrote, produced, directed this film about a family confronting evil doppelgängers.

Boeing takes $5 billion hit as Indonesian airline New! 2019-03-22 14:30:21Only one plane had been delivered; airline feared damage to business from customer fears.

Building megasocieties didn’t require divine intervention, study says New! 2019-03-22 12:55:58How do you measure the complexity of a society?

HMD admits the Nokia 7 Plus was sending New! 2019-03-22 12:33:10HMD calls the event "an error" and has issued a patch.

Clippy briefly resurrected as Teams add-on, brutally taken New! 2019-03-22 12:18:58Microsoft apparently hates fun.

FCC has to pay journalist $43,000 after hiding New! 2019-03-22 11:58:27FCC pays journalist's legal fees after failing to comply with records request.

To rival Amazon, UPS enters healthcare—with doorstep nurse New! 2019-03-22 11:28:46A test is set to launch this year, but UPS mum on which vaccines it will deliver.

You can help “rescue” weather data from the New! 2019-03-22 09:33:11UK project aims to build record of past storms to help project future ones.

Fast and fun, but flawed: The Acura RDX 2019-03-22 09:12:59This sporty crossover is all kinds of fun to drive, even if it feels like a beta sometimes.

Dashcam video shows Tesla steering toward lane divider—again 2019-03-22 09:02:02Tesla Dashcam video highlights weakness of Tesla's testing regime.

AT&T’s “5G E” is actually slower than Verizon 2019-03-22 09:00:17AT&T's so-called "5G E" lost to Verizon and T-Mobile 4G in new speed tests.

Earth is (always has been) round, so why 2019-03-22 07:45:31Every fringe theorist needs an amplifier—used to be the penny press; today it's the Web.

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