Frauds and Swindling

Rental attacks mean that blockchains must evolve or die

Rental attacks mean that blockchains must evolve or die

5 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Abraham Othman Contributor Abraham Othman is a visiting scholar in the Operations, Information and Decisions department of the Wharton School. He is an advisor to a number of...
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Google Cloud made big changes to its fraud-detection system in response to an angry customer complaint that went viral

Google Cloud made big changes to its fraud-detection system in response to an angry customer complaint that went viral

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Google's cloud platform drew a lot of criticism after one of its customers, an admin of an account that was erroneously flagged for fraudulent activity, posted an angry post to...
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21-Year-Old Woman Charged With Hacking Selena Gomez's Email Account

5 days ago   |   The Hacker News

A 21-year-old New Jersey woman has been charged with hacking into the email accounts of pop star and actress Selena Gomez, stealing her personal photos, and then leaked them to...
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BTC-e Operator, Accused of Laundering $4 Billion, to be Extradited to France

5 days ago   |   The Hacker News

In a legal extradition tug-of-war between the United States and Russia, it seems France has won the game, surprisingly. A Greek court has ruled to extradite the Russian...
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Truecaller adds call recording feature to Android app, but only for Premium users

Truecaller adds call recording feature to Android app, but only for Premium users

6 days ago   |   Phone Arena

In an effort to put an end to harassment and fraudulent calls, Truecaller developers announced that it's adding a new Premium feature to its Android app: call recording. Also...
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How to reach consumers while protecting their privacy

6 days ago   |   Marketing Land

The debate surrounding probabilistic versus deterministic cross-device tracking is nothing new. But with the rapidly evolving online landscape and technological capabilities...
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How to block specific area and country codes on Android and iOS

How to block specific area and country codes on Android and iOS

7 days ago   |   MobileSyrup

Spam calls are becoming increasingly common in Canada. Scams come in all forms, ranging from people pretending they're from the government, to people masquerading as your...
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President Donald Trump assigned a task force to investigate cryptocurrency fraud

President Donald Trump assigned a task force to investigate cryptocurrency fraud

9 days ago   |   Business Insider

President Donald Trump has assigned an official task force to investigate the pervasive fraud within the cryptocurrency industry, among other kinds of fraud. On Thursday, the...
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Blackmailers threaten to leak users' masturbation vids unless they pay Bitcoin ransom

Blackmailers threaten to leak users' masturbation vids unless they pay Bitcoin ransom

10 days ago   |   The Next Web

It seems the cryptocurrency community is under threat of widespread crypto-blackmail, so take caution. Cornell University computer science professor Emin Gün Sirer has shared...
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Ex-Tesla worker makes it official and blows the whistle to SEC

11 days ago   |   TechCrunch   |   3 articles

The former Tesla employee who was fired and then sued by the electric vehicle automaker has filed a formal whistleblower tip to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission...
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Nokia 3.1 will release in August, becoming Australia's cheapest Android One...

Nokia 3.1 will release in August, becoming Australia's cheapest Android One phone

Announced for international release in May, the new and affordable Android One-sporting Nokia 3.1 handset now has official Australian pricing and release date details. On sale... Read more ...

HomePod iOS 12 beta finally brings more sensible call support

HomePod iOS 12 beta finally brings more sensible call support

In just two months, Apple will finally be unveiling its three new iPhones for the year. For those not interested in upgrading phones, the launch does bring something more... Read more ...

Top New Games Out This Week On Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC - July 22-28

Top New Games Out This Week On Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC - July 22-28

This week you can travel all over time with Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 + 2, No Man's Sky, and The Banner Saga 3. Read more ...

Uber drivers could soon be considered Uber employees, and that could get...

Uber drivers could soon be considered Uber employees, and that could get expensive

Uber drivers may finally be recognized as official Uber employees. Officials in New York have ruled in favor of three former Uber drivers who filed a complaint against the... Read more ...

Week 29 in review: Mi Max 3, Nokia X5, nova 3i, Gorilla Glass 6 are all official

Week 29 in review: Mi Max 3, Nokia X5, nova 3i, Gorilla Glass 6 are all official

It was a big week for phone announcements. Xiaomi took the wraps off the Mi Max 3 after a few weeks of intense teasing and it's pretty exciting - near-7-inch screen and... Read more ...

New Venture Bros. Trailer Is Confusing But Has David Bowie Music

New Venture Bros. Trailer Is Confusing But Has David Bowie Music

With Venture Bros. ' seventh season coming in just a matter of weeks, Adult Swim used San Diego Comic Con as a place to launch a new inscrutable trailer. Set to David Bowie's... Read more ...

AMC Has Released The Crazy Comic-Con Trailer For PREACHER Season 3

AMC Has Released The Crazy Comic-Con Trailer For PREACHER Season 3

If you're a fan of AMC's insane series Preacher , you're gonna love this trailer for the upcoming second half of the third season! The trailer debuted at Comic-Con and now it's... Read more ...

Le Samsung Galaxy Note 9 révèle son coloris rose dans un rendu

Le Samsung Galaxy Note 9 révèle son coloris rose dans un rendu

Un nouveau rendu qui permet de découvrir la couleur Lilac Purple de l'une des phablettes les plus attendues du marché. Read more ...

Snap is shutting down Snapcash, its payment service, on August 30th

Snap is shutting down Snapcash, its payment service, on August 30th

If you don't remember Snapcash, don't worry - on August 30th, Snap will discontinue its peer-to-peer money transfer service that launched at the height of the messaging app's... Read more ...

Epic Games fête les un an de Fortnite avec ses joueurs et de nombreux défis

Epic Games fête les un an de Fortnite avec ses joueurs et de nombreux défis

De quoi fêter dignement cette première année d'un jeu qui connaît un énorme succès! Read more ...