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Would you buy insurance through Amazon Prime? It could soon be offered

1 month ago   |   By TechRadar

Amazon is looking into establishing a price comparison website for insurance plans, a new report states. According to Reuters , the company is in talks with several insurance companies in the UK, with it thought that Amazon is looking to expand into the lucrative motor and home insurance policy market. With Amazon already positioning itself as the go-to online retailer for many entertainment goods, and increasingly upping its presence in the home services market with its grocery sales and security products, insurance is a smart addition to the entire 'life through Amazon'...
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UK businesses bombarded with crypto-mining attacks

UK businesses bombarded with crypto-mining attacks

1 month ago   |   By TechRadar

Cyber-attacks looking at stealing cryptocurrency such as Bitcoin are becoming a major threat for British businesses, a new report has claimed. Research from Citrix has revealed that a third of UK firms have been hit by such crypto-mining attacks within the last month as the threat grows in scale. The rise in attacks is most likely due to the rapid rise in value of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin , which has skyrocketed in price in recent months. Citrix found that half of large UK businesses are stockpiling cryptocurrencies, primarily to act as a fallback and provide a quick means of...
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Amazon reportedly looking into launching UK insurance comparison site - CNET

Amazon reportedly looking into launching UK insurance comparison site - CNET

1 month ago   |   By CNET

It's been talking to some major European insurers, the report says.
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Report: China will outspend US on AI research by end of 2018

Report: China will outspend US on AI research by end of 2018

The US House Oversight and Reform IT Subcommittee today released the results of a months-long investigation into Federal investment and oversight in artificial intelligence... Read more ...

Nintendo Switch Virtual Console hinted at in eShop Javascript code

Nintendo Switch Virtual Console hinted at in eShop Javascript code

While Nintendo has been rather firm in its stance on the lack of a Virtual Console service for Nintendo Switch , its back-end operations suggest otherwise. A keen-eyed software... Read more ...

One third of ICOs launched in the past two years aren't listed anywhere

One third of ICOs launched in the past two years aren't listed anywhere

Despite investors dropping a whopping $12 billion into Initial Coin Offerings in the past year, 70 percent of cryptocurrencies outside of the top 100 are now valued less than... Read more ...

Tinder's new feature lets only women make the first move. just like Bumble

Tinder's new feature lets only women make the first move. just like Bumble

Tinder is rolling out a feature on its dating platform called My Move, which allows women to decide whether they'd like to start a conversation with someone they've matched... Read more ...

Instagram's co-founders resign from Facebook

Instagram's co-founders resign from Facebook

Instagram's founders Mike Krieger and Kevin Systrom have resigned, leaving the company they created in the hands of Facebook's executives. "We're planning on taking some time... Read more ...

Huge $600,000 prize pool announced for PUBG Mobile tournament

Huge $600,000 prize pool announced for PUBG Mobile tournament

Big news for players of PUBG Mobile, as it was recently announced that the game will be hosting a huge tournament very soon. The Star Challenge Championship Series will see... Read more ...

BT's best value broadband deals now come with a free Amazon Echo

BT's best value broadband deals now come with a free Amazon Echo

We usually know what we're going to get from BT broadband promotions. We're usually here talking about free activation, an epic reward card or access to the BT Sport app. But... Read more ...

The best TalkTalk broadband deals in September 2018

The best TalkTalk broadband deals in September 2018

We can't imagine that TalkTalk internet is the name that first pops into your head when you start researching a new broadband deal for your home. But since breaking away from... Read more ...

MacOS Mojave zero-day bug could be exploited to spill your personal data

MacOS Mojave zero-day bug could be exploited to spill your personal data

Apple has only just launched macOS Mojave , but a security researcher has already found a vulnerability which allegedly could allow an attacker to leverage a malicious app in... Read more ...

Huawei Mate 20 Pro leaks again with three rear cameras and no fingerprint...

Huawei Mate 20 Pro leaks again with three rear cameras and no fingerprint scanner

The rumored Huawei Mate 20 Pro appears set to boast three rear cameras, as another image leak has hit the web showing what we've previously seen. The "official marketing... Read more ...