Apple Hit With Sales Ban on Older iPhones in China
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 19:12:48 EST
A Chinese court ordered Apple to stop selling older iPhone models in the country after finding it infringed on two Qualcomm patents, the chip supplier said.
Huawei Finance Chief Won't Be a Flight Risk, Her Lawyer Says
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:47:34 EST
A bail hearing for Huawei Technologies Co. finance chief Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver ended Monday without a decision as the executive’s lawyer argued she won’t be a flight risk while awaiting a separate decision on her extradition to the U.S.
Google to Accelerate Closure of Google+ Social Network
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:44:21 EST
Google said it would close the consumer version of its Google+ social network after discovering a software bug that exposed the private profile information of 52 million users to outside app developers, the second time this year the company has acknowledged exposing private user data.
Google CEO Faces Hot Seat in Washington
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:00:43 EST
Google CEO Sundar Pichai is expected to face questions at a Congressional hearing on a range of topics, including the company’s handling of user data and its development of a search engine that would comply with China’s strict internet censors.
Why You Need Better Headphones---and Which Ones You Should Buy
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 18:21:26 EST
A test of more than a dozen wireless noise-canceling headphones reveals all the must-have features and narrows it down to the three best noise killers.
Amazon Cracks Down on Scams, Fires Employees Over Data Leak
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 13:05:21 EST
Amazon has dismissed several workers in the U.S. and India for allegedly inappropriately accessing internal data that was being misused by disreputable merchants.
Elon Musk Lobs New Criticism at SEC
Sun, 09 Dec 2018 23:32:55 EST
The Tesla CEO, in a “60 Minutes” interview, said he doesn’t respect the federal agency and that his use of Twitter could still lead to mistakes.
Thieves Can Nab Your Data in a Few Minutes for a Few Bucks
Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:27:53 EST
Data thieves’ tactics are getting more ingenious and more intrusive, as Marriott’s Starwood database breach adds to a string of large-scale corporate data intrusions.