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EU gov't and public health sites lousy with adtech, study finds

EU gov't and public health sites lousy with adtech, study finds

13 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

A study of tracking cookies running on government and public sector health websites in the European Union has found commercial adtech to be operating pervasively even in what...
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Dutch hacker who DDoSed the BBC and Yahoo News gets no jail time

2 days ago   |   ZDnet

Hacker used a Mirai botnet to DDoS companies and ask for ransoms to stop attacks.
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China's Qutoutiao is burning millions of dollars to take on TikTok parent

China's Qutoutiao is burning millions of dollars to take on TikTok parent

6 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Chinese startup Bytedance is finding itself surrounded by challengers as its empire of new media products, including global video app TikTok and Chinese news aggregator Jinri...
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Screwdriver: A scalable build platform for continuous delivery

Screwdriver: A scalable build platform for continuous delivery

12 days ago   |   Linuxtoday

Open source build platform emerged from Yahoo's search to find a CI/CD platform to meet its growing developer requirements.
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After more than 10 years, Flickr frees its login system from Yahoo

13 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Oh joy, oh rapture, unsubdued, Flickr's login is no longer tied to Yahoo. The photo-sharing platform announced today that it will roll out a new system to members over the next...
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Flickr dumps despised Yahoo login system - CNET

14 days ago   |   CNET

Dropping Yahoo email addresses is the top requested Flickr change, Flickr's new owner SmugMug says.
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Tristan O'Tierney, who helped develop Square's original payment app, has passed away

17 days ago   |   TechCrunch

Tristan O'Tierney, a cofounder of the payments company Stripe has passed away at age 35. According to the San Francisco Chronicle , O'Tierney died last weekend in Florida or...
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JD.com shares take off despite slowing revenue growth

JD.com shares take off despite slowing revenue growth

18 days ago   |   TechCrunch   |   3 articles

Shares of JD.com, the Chinese e-commerce service that rivals Alibaba, are on the rise today after the online retailer announced better than expected results for Q4 2018...
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Verizon Media replaces Flurry Ads with new Verizon Ads SDK

19 days ago   |   Marketing Land

The new app monetization platform for publishers integrates IAB Tech Lab's Open Measurement SDK.
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HTC app with 10 million installs disappears from the Google Play Store

HTC app with 10 million installs disappears from the Google Play Store

20 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   2 articles

According to Android Police, HTC hasn't yet said why its HTC Mail app has gone missing from the Google Play Store. The app was a hub where HTC owners could aggregate all of...
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Apex Legends' Season 1 Battle Pass Releases Tomorrow

Apex Legends' Season 1 Battle Pass Releases Tomorrow

Apex Legends developer Respawn promised that the game's first battle pass would launch in March, and now we know exactly when. The game has announced that its Season 1 Battle... Read more ...

Apple's new iPads cling to old Apple Pencil

Apple's new iPads cling to old Apple Pencil

When a company, in this case, Apple, replaces one simply named product like the Apple Pencil with an identically titled successor, you'd usually be forgiven for assuming that... Read more ...

PC gamers will be able to test Halo: The Master Chief Collection before release

PC gamers will be able to test Halo: The Master Chief Collection before release

Following Microsoft's recent announcement that it would be bringing Halo: The Master Chief Collection to PC , the computer and gaming company has revealed that PC gamers will... Read more ...

The SEC says Elon Musk is in ‘blatant violation' of securities fraud settlement

The SEC says Elon Musk is in ‘blatant violation' of securities fraud settlement

The Securities and Exchange Commission says Elon Musk hasn't made a “good faith” effort to comply with the settlement the two sides reached last year over fraud charges related... Read more ...

Netflix confirms it isn't partnering with Apple's upcoming streaming service

Netflix confirms it isn't partnering with Apple's upcoming streaming service

At an event at Netflix's office, the company's CEO Reed Hastings confirmed that the streaming service will not be featured in Apple's rumoured upcoming streaming video service... Read more ...

Nvidia's $99 Jetson Nano Developer Kit brings GPU-supercharged AI smarts to...

Nvidia's $99 Jetson Nano Developer Kit brings GPU-supercharged AI smarts to maker projects

Machine learning is coming to the masses, and those hordes of DIY drones and robots are about to get a whole lot smarter. On Monday at Nvidia's GTC conference, the company... Read more ...

Apex Legends ‘Wild Frontier' season begins on March 19

Apex Legends ‘Wild Frontier' season begins on March 19

Get ready to level up. Last month, Respawn Entertainment - now owned by EA - launched a battle royale experience called Apex Legends. There were rumors that it would be a... Read more ...

Atari VCS console switches to AMD Ryzen, delayed to end of 2019

Atari VCS console switches to AMD Ryzen, delayed to end of 2019

Before Bitcoin was making headlines, the most revolutionary thing to happen in our modern world was crowdfunding. It made dreams possible but also robbed some not only of their... Read more ...

Apple Quietly Releases New iPad mini and iPad Air

Apple Quietly Releases New iPad mini and iPad Air

Apple has at long last updated the much-loved iPad mini with modern-day specs. Joining it is a new iPad Air that's essentially an updated 10.5-inch iPad Pro with a worse camera... Read more ...

Nvidia GTX graphics cards will get ray tracing this April

Nvidia GTX graphics cards will get ray tracing this April

Up until now, Nvidia has been treating ray tracing as an exclusive feature available only to its Turing RTX graphics cards , but now the company is suddenly enabling it on... Read more ...