TWITTER IS TRYING TO CRACK DOWN ON SPAM BOTS

In a bid to cripple spam bots on its platform, Twitter says users will not be allowed to post identical or substantially similar content...

WHATSAPP COFOUNDER INVESTS $50 MILLION INTO MESSAGING APP SIGNAL

Signal is getting a boost from a billionaire tech founder with a history of bringing secure messaging to the masses.

 
 
 

SNAPCHAT RESPONDS TO USERS CRITICAL OF REDESIGN: 'WE HEAR YOU'

Snapchat is making a tweak to its platform in response to backlash against its newly redesigned app.

UBER EXPRESS POOL IS LIKE A MINIBUS WITH CHEAPER RIDES

Uber has new shared ride service called Express Pool. Fares will cost as much as half the price of Uber Pool.

 
 
 

CONTROL AI NOW OR BRACE FOR NIGHTMARE FUTURE, EXPERTS WARN

CANADA WANTS TO HELP INDIA LEAD 'BLOCKCHAIN REVOLUTION'

Canadian government-backed researchers are teaming up with India's vast IT industry to promote the technology behind bitcoin.

 
 
 

AT&T NAMES FIRST THREE CITIES TO GET ITS ULTRA-FAST 5G NETWORK

The promise of faster mobile service is finally getting on the map - and it's headed south.

THE UNWITTING: THE TRUMP SUPPORTERS USED BY RUSSIA

A Donald Trump supporter who unwittingly helped a Kremlin-linked operation to meddle in American politics says he only learned of his...

 
 
 

WESHOP? WEWORK PREPS A RETAIL PUSH

WeWork is looking to hire at least two senior-level employees to spearhead a push deeper into retail and e-commerce.

FACEBOOK TO USE POSTCARDS IN ANTI-ELECTION MEDDLING EFFORT

Facebook's efforts to prevent people from using its platform to meddle in U.S. politics will rely in part on one very low-tech tool:...

 
 
 

HERE'S A NEW NORTH KOREAN HACKING THREAT TO WORRY ABOUT

Cybersecurity experts at FireEye expect "very aggressive" activity soon by a North Korean group of hackers who have been spying on...

SPACEX TO LAUNCH DEMO SATELLITES FOR ITS HIGH-SPEED INTERNET PROJECT

SpaceX will send up its first demo satellites for its internet-in-space project alongside a defense satellite for the Spanish government.

 
 
 

5G IS HELPING MAKE PYEONGCHANG THE MOST HIGH-TECH OLYMPICS EVER

Big companies like Samsung and Intel are showing off self-driving vehicles, virtual-reality viewing stations and super-fast video streaming.

FCC HEAD PROBED OVER POLICES BENEFITING CONSERVATIVE BROADCASTER

The FCC head is being probed by the agency's inspector general about whether he inappropriately favored Sinclair, according to a lawmaker.

 
 
 

THIEVES ARE STILL USING 'SECURE' BANKING NETWORK TO STEAL MILLIONS

Criminals used SWIFT's global messaging system to steal millions from a Russian bank last year despite efforts to make it more secure.

WHY PETER THIEL IS LEAVING SILICON VALLEY

Peter Thiel, the Silicon Valley billionaire known for his libertarian politics, is leaving the Bay Area after four decades and stepping...

 
 
 

THIS DRONE STARTUP HELPS FARMERS BEAT DISEASE AND DROUGHT

Cape Town startup Aerobotics says its smart drones can boost crop yields by as much as 10%.

SNAPCHAT FOUNDER SAYS USER COMPLAINTS 'VALIDATE' REDESIGN

Snapchat's top exec is unfazed by mounting backlash to a major redesign of the app.

 
 
 

AMAZON IS ADDING 2,000 JOBS IN FRANCE

Amazon will hire 2,000 more workers in France, bringing its total headcount in the country to 7,500 by the end of 2018.

COULD ELECTRIC SCOOTERS BECOME THE NEW BIKESHARE?

Scooters are no longer just for kids. Electric mobility is poised for growth.

 
 
 



IPhone X vs Samsung Galaxy S9: Can Samsung Take Apple Down?

IPhone X vs Samsung Galaxy S9: Can Samsung Take Apple Down?

Michael Grothaus 22/02/2018 - 8:32am How will the biggest flagships compare? 2018 looks to be really interesting in the battle between the biggest smartphone makers. Samsung is... Read more ...

Broadcom plays hard to get as it, er, slashes Qualcomm takeover bid

Broadcom plays hard to get as it, er, slashes Qualcomm takeover bid

Firm cuts offer by $4bn following Qualcomm's increased NXP bid Read more ...

Deal: Microsoft offering $200 discount on latest Surface Pro

Deal: Microsoft offering $200 discount on latest Surface Pro

Microsoft is offering a solid discount on its latest Surface Pro. The official listing reveals a price cut of $200. The discount is available on Core i5/4GB/128GB model as well... Read more ...

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Huawei launched the Enjoy 6 in October 2016, then a plus-sized Enjoy 7 popped in June 2017. The eight-month cycle continues with Enjoy 8 that went to get the TENAA approval and... Read more ...

LG K8 and LG K10 Launch: Improved Camera, Better Specs

LG K8 and LG K10 Launch: Improved Camera, Better Specs

Richard Goodwin 22/02/2018 - 8:53am The budget-focussed LG K8 and LG K10 are now official with better specs and improved camera performance LG's budget phones don't get much... Read more ...

Free Super Mario Update arrives for Nintendo Switch, adds new mini-game and more

Free Super Mario Update arrives for Nintendo Switch, adds new mini-game and more

A completely free update for Super Mario Odyssey is now available for download on Nintendo Switch which adds a new game mode and other goodies. The new mini-game is called... Read more ...

Netflix dévoile un trailer et une date pour le remake de Perdus dans l'espace

Netflix dévoile un trailer et une date pour le remake de Perdus dans l'espace

Rendez-vous le 13 avril prochain sur Netflix pour voir si Toby Stephens tiendra aussi bien la barre de la série Perdus dans l'espace qu'il ne l'a fait dans Black Sails. Read more ...

Cat S61 hands-on review

Cat S61 hands-on review

The Cat S61 is not your usual smartphone. Built to last with a tough body and IP68 water resistance, it has a thermal imaging camera, an air quality sensor, and even a laser... Read more ...

Land Rover Explore is 'the toughest phone in the world'

Land Rover Explore is 'the toughest phone in the world'

It's not every day that a car manufacturer launches a smartphone, but that's exactly what British firm Land Rover has done as it's just introduced a rugged handset. The Land... Read more ...

This blockchain-based startup will cut out the middlemen in travel booking

This blockchain-based startup will cut out the middlemen in travel booking

The travel and tourism industry is worth nearly $1.6 trillion globally and accounts for one-tenth of the world's GDP. Despite this vast market, the industry is dominated by... Read more ...