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Update: New whistleblower claims against Tesla allege drug trafficking, theft and phone hacking coverup

10 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

This post has been updated with a comment from Tesla . Employees at Tesla's Nevada gigafactory were allegedly involved in a massive drug ring, stole $37 million worth of...
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Pokemon GO will soon let parents control their child's personal data

Pokemon GO will soon let parents control their child's personal data

1 hour ago   |   SlashGear   |   5 articles

Niantic has announced a new feature that enables parents to control their child's personal data. Called Niantic Kids Parent Portal, this feature is scheduled to arrive in...
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Free Overwatch Loot Boxes For Wrecking Ball Available To Amazon / Twitch Prime Members

Free Overwatch Loot Boxes For Wrecking Ball Available To Amazon / Twitch Prime Members

1 hour ago   |   GameSpot   |   3 articles

It seems like Amazon/Twitch Prime members are constantly getting free gaming goodies from Twitch. Whether it's a free bundle of PC games each month or free in-game gear for...
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Facebook awards $200K to Internet Defense Prize winners

2 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Facebook announced today the winners of its annual Internet Defense Prize and awarded first-, second- and third-place winners a total of $200,000 for research papers that...
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NBA 2K19's Release Date And Pre-Order Guide For The US

NBA 2K19's Release Date And Pre-Order Guide For The US

2 hours ago   |   GameSpot   |   2 articles

At this point it's no surprise when publisher 2K reveals a new annual installment of the official NBA basketball video game. NBA 2K19 is slated to come out for PS4, Xbox One...
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Chrome Bug Allowed Hackers to Find Out Everything Facebook Knows About You

2 hours ago   |   The Hacker News

With the release of Chrome 68, Google prominently marks all non-HTTPS websites as 'Not Secure' on its browser to make the web a more secure place for Internet users. If you...
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Snap Vs ,deb Package

2 hours ago   |   Linuxtoday

With the growth of Linux applications in quantity and quality also comes the concern of security
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SEC reportedly investigating whether Elon Musk tried to hurt short-sellers with his 'funding secured' tweet

SEC reportedly investigating whether Elon Musk tried to hurt short-sellers with his 'funding secured' tweet

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

The Securities and Exchange Commission is reportedly investigating whether Tesla CEO Elon Musk was attempting to hurt the company's short-sellers when he tweeted about taking...
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Google Expands Vulnerability Reward Program Beyond Bugs

3 hours ago   |   Android Headlines

Google has now expanded its long-running Vulnerability Reward Program to include a number of exploits, workarounds, and other security flaws beyond system-level...
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Tesla allegedly covered up drug trafficking and spied on employees at the Gigafactory, whistleblower says

Tesla allegedly covered up drug trafficking and spied on employees at the Gigafactory, whistleblower says

3 hours ago   |   The Verge   |   2 articles

A former member of Tesla's in-house security team has told the Securities and Exchange Commission that the company silenced internal investigations into alleged criminal...
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Red Dead Redemption 2: First Gameplay, Release Date, And What We Know So Far

Red Dead Redemption 2: First Gameplay, Release Date, And What We Know So Far

The follow-up to Rockstar Games' classic western game Red Dead Redemption is fast approaching. Set 12 years before the events of the original game, Red Dead Redemption 2 will... Read more ...

Fortnite Secret Battle Star Week 6 Challenge: Free Battle Pass Tier Guide

Fortnite Secret Battle Star Week 6 Challenge: Free Battle Pass Tier Guide

We're another week into Season 5 of Fortnite , and with it comes a new set of challenges for players to complete. As before, finishing all of the objectives in a given week... Read more ...

Fortnite v5.21 Update Impressions: The Good And The Bad

Fortnite v5.21 Update Impressions: The Good And The Bad

The newest Fortnite patch, v5.21 , launched this week on PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch, and mobile. For Battle Royale, it adds two limited-time modes, Soaring 50s and... Read more ...

PUBG Mobile surpasses 100 million downloads since launch

PUBG Mobile surpasses 100 million downloads since launch

PUBG Mobile has been downloaded over 100 million times on both iOS and Android devices since first launching about five months ago. ... Read more ...

Best PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, And PC Game Deals Of The Week

Best PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, And PC Game Deals Of The Week

Now that the week is well underway, it's a good time to take stock of the video game discounts that are live and handpick the best of the bunch. We've got all the best deals on... Read more ...

Some Big Discounts On Steam Games Right Now In The US

Some Big Discounts On Steam Games Right Now In The US

For some people, the best thing about summer isn't the sunny weather or beach vacations-it's the PC game sales. Hardly a week has gone by this season without a new summer sale... Read more ...

New Pokemon GO sign-in platform will allow parents to control their kids'...

New Pokemon GO sign-in platform will allow parents to control their kids' privacy

Pokemon GO developer Niantic is adding a new log-in platform for children called Niantic Kids. This will allow parents to use the "adult portal" to keep track of their... Read more ...

MoviePass rolls out restrictive new plan to suck all remaining value out of...

MoviePass rolls out restrictive new plan to suck all remaining value out of service

Following weeks of chaos, confusion, mixed messages, and deliberation, MoviePass rolled out its new subscription plan on Thursday. It costs the same as the old plan, but the... Read more ...

Nvidia sinks after cutting its guidance

Nvidia sinks after cutting its guidance

Nvidia topped Wall Street's earnings expectations on Thursday but cut its third-quarter revenue forecast. The chipmaker now expects third-quarter revenue to be around $3.25... Read more ...

Google employees are protesting the company's secrecy over censored search...

Google employees are protesting the company's secrecy over censored search engine in China

About a thousand Google employees have signed a letter protesting the company's efforts to build a censored version of its search engine in China, as reported by the New York... Read more ...