Frauds and Swindling

Toronto Police warn of wireless payment terminal thefts across the city

Toronto Police warn of wireless payment terminal thefts across the city

4 days ago   |   MobileSyrup

A September 20th, 2018 Toronto Police Services media release suggests that there's been an increase in wireless payment terminal thefts in the city. According to the TPS...
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Amazon lays creative traps to catch drivers that steal packages

Amazon lays creative traps to catch drivers that steal packages

5 days ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport

Losses attributable to things like theft and fraud cost retailers almost $50 billion in 2017, according to the National Retail Federation. Given the scale of that problem, it's...
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What is bitcoin, how does it work and what affects its price?

What is bitcoin, how does it work and what affects its price?

5 days ago   |   Telegraph


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10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

5 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday. 1. Amazon is thinking about opening 3,000 cashierless brick-and-mortar stores by 2021, Bloomberg reports...
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Voice Fraud Surged 350% In Four Years, Alarming Report Reveals

Voice Fraud Surged 350% In Four Years, Alarming Report Reveals

6 days ago   |   Android Headlines   |   2 articles

In short: Voice fraud surged 350-percent over the last four years, according to a new study from call center software provider Pindrop. The rising number of significant data...
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Apple is going to track your calls and emails and give your device a 'trust score' to combat fraud

Apple is going to track your calls and emails and give your device a 'trust score' to combat fraud

6 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Apple is going to start using your phone call and email data in an attempt to combat fraud. The data will give devices a "trust score," and it could help Apple detect...
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Cryptocurrency markets are wide open to insider trading, US regulators say

Cryptocurrency markets are wide open to insider trading, US regulators say

7 days ago   |   Telegraph   |   2 articles


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Tesla reportedly faces DOJ investigation over Elon Musk tweets

7 days ago   |   Engadget   |   14 articles

It looks like Tesla is in more hot water over Elon Musk's tweets that the company might go private. Bloomberg reports that, according to two people familiar with the matter...
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Tesla is reportedly under criminal investigation for Elon Musk's tweets

Tesla is reportedly under criminal investigation for Elon Musk's tweets

7 days ago   |   The Verge   |   14 articles

The US Department of Justice is investigating Tesla over statements made by CEO Elon Musk concerning his desire to take the company private, according to Bloomberg. Federal...
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The Swindle tip-toes onto Switch next month

The Swindle tip-toes onto Switch next month

8 days ago   |   Pocket Gamer

Folks looking for an infiltration sim that will have you performing intricate heists have much to look forward to in the coming weeks- The Swindle arrives on Nintendo Switch...
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Microsoft announces Xbox One keyboard and mouse support with Razer partnership

Microsoft announces Xbox One keyboard and mouse support with Razer partnership

Microsoft is enabling keyboard and mouse support on the Xbox One. Select Xbox testers will be able to trial this new support in the coming weeks, and Microsoft is teaming up... Read more ...

Giant Bombcast 551: Digital Didgeridudes

Giant Bombcast 551: Digital Didgeridudes

It must be the Fall because we have a stack of games to discuss, including Forza Horizon 4, Timespinner, Valkyria Chronicles 4, CrossCode, Ring of Elysium, and more. Also: the... Read more ...

Pokemon Go's Weird New Pokemon Now Has A Name

Pokemon Go's Weird New Pokemon Now Has A Name

Many Pokemon fans were confounded this past weekend when a strange, unidentified Pokemon began appearing in Pokemon Go immediately following the game's latest Community Day... Read more ...

Exclusive Fortnite skin for new Xbox bundle makes makes you look like an Xbox

Exclusive Fortnite skin for new Xbox bundle makes makes you look like an Xbox

Microsoft is following Nintendo with its very own Fortnite console bundle that comes with a 1TB white Xbox One S, some free in-game currency, and a full-game download of Epic... Read more ...

Chrome 70 will clarify controversial, confusing sign-in changes

Chrome 70 will clarify controversial, confusing sign-in changes

For the most part, Chrome 69 is a significant release, bringing in a new Material Design, a smarter search bar, and more. But thanks to a rather unannounced feature, it has... Read more ...

This Walking Dead Season One 'Alternate Ending' Is Hilariously Badass

This Walking Dead Season One 'Alternate Ending' Is Hilariously Badass

Even though there's a lot of sad news passing around regarding Telltale's closure and the potential end of The Walking Dead: The Final Season with just two episodes, there's... Read more ...

The end of Instagram as we know it is here

The end of Instagram as we know it is here

Some time on Monday, Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger appear to have snapped. Tensions between the Instagram founders and their parent company had been simmering for months. But... Read more ...

Devil May Cry 5 Will Have Microtransactions, Because Of Course It Will

Devil May Cry 5 Will Have Microtransactions, Because Of Course It Will

When Devil May Cry 5 launches next spring, it'll boast plenty of running, jumping, slicing and shooting. Another feature that's not as common to the series, however, will be... Read more ...

Alleged OnePlus 6T invitation leaks

Alleged OnePlus 6T invitation leaks

We're hearing more about the OnePlus 6T as the time for the Chinese phone maker's flagship refresh is nearing. Today, a supposed invitation for the launch event has leaked on... Read more ...

Life Is Strange 2: Episode 1 Review - What Doesn't Kill Us

Life Is Strange 2: Episode 1 Review - What Doesn't Kill Us

Politics ebbs and flows through Life Is Strange 2 , whether or not the characters are always aware of it. Unforeseen circumstances upturn the lives of the Diaz brothers, and in... Read more ...