• Philippine financial service firm flags data breach affecting 900,000 clients
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Philippine financial service firm flags data breach affecting 900,000 clients

    Cebuana Lhuillier, a Philippine financial service provider, said on Saturday that the data of 900,000 clients had been accessed without authorisation and that it had already alerted authorities to investigate the incident. The breach came as Philippine investigators were looking into allegations by

  • Galaxy S10 leak suggests a lineup with three variants
    Engadget3 hours ago

    Galaxy S10 leak suggests a lineup with three variants

    Prolific phone leaker Evan Blass has already posted an image that appears to show the front of Samsung's Galaxy S10, and now he's tweeted a family photograph showing off three variants wrapped in cases. The Plus seems to have a double-hole punch up front, while the rear cameras have a different

  • DNC claims Russians launched more phishing attacks after midterms
    Engadget6 hours ago

    DNC claims Russians launched more phishing attacks after midterms

    The New York Times cites court documents filed by the Democratic National Committee that said it believes a Russian group launched a hacking attempt against it after last year's midterm elections. The lawsuit alleges a conspiracy between President Trump's campaign, Russian intelligence and Wikileaks

  • Tencent weighing bid for holding company behind Korea's Nexon: sources
    Reuters7 hours ago

    Tencent weighing bid for holding company behind Korea's Nexon: sources

    HONG KONG/SEOUL (Reuters) - Chinese gaming titan Tencent Holdings Ltd is considering a bid for the holding company that controls South Korean gaming company Nexon, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

  • Apple ordered to pull part of press release in Qualcomm case
    Reuters8 hours ago

    Apple ordered to pull part of press release in Qualcomm case

    Apple Inc has been ordered by a German court to stop using part of a press release claiming all iPhones would be available in the country through carriers and resellers, a copy of the ruling seen by Reuters showed. The iPhone maker was banned from selling the iPhone 7 and 8 models in Germany in December

  • Apple ordered to pull part of press release in Qualcomm case
    Reuters8 hours ago

    Apple ordered to pull part of press release in Qualcomm case

    Apple Inc has been ordered by a German court to stop using part of a press release claiming all iPhones would be available in the country through carriers and resellers, a copy of the ruling seen by Reuters showed. The iPhone maker was banned from selling the iPhone 7 and 8 models in Germany in December

  • 2 Dividend Stocks I'd Buy Right Now
    Motley Fool9 hours ago

    2 Dividend Stocks I'd Buy Right Now

    These giant dividend payers are out of favor, but they look like great options for income investors willing to think long term

  • Netflix is reviving 'Unsolved Mysteries' with 'Stranger Things' producer
    Engadget10 hours ago

    Netflix is reviving 'Unsolved Mysteries' with 'Stranger Things' producer

    Netflix is continuing its string of reboots by reviving Unsolved Mysteries, according to a report from Deadline. The streaming service is giving the greenlight to a 12-episode run of the true-crime and paranormal activity show. Shawn Levy, the executive producer of Stranger Things, will be overseeing

  • Snap's exec team continues to shrink as more reports of internal drama surface
    TechCrunch11 hours ago

    Snap's exec team continues to shrink as more reports of internal drama surface

    Days after Snap announced the departure of its CFO, reports have emerged that the company's HR chief was asked to leave following an internal investigation late last year that had led to the firing of its global security head. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Snap fired global security

  • Reuters11 hours ago

    White House adviser Kudlow says making progress on China trade talks

    White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Friday that the United States and China were making progress on trade negotiations but reaching a deal would take time. "We're making progress in negotiating on the grandest scale between the two countries ever, we're covering everything

  • Alphabet's Verily health watch gets FDA approval for ECG feature
    Engadget11 hours ago

    Alphabet's Verily health watch gets FDA approval for ECG feature

    Verily announced a health watch in 2017 aimed at unearthing insights into medical conditions such as Parkinson's disease and PTSD. One of the focus areas for Alphabet's health division and its prescription-only Study Watch is cardiovascular health, and its efforts in that department have gained

  • Facebook fears no FTC fine
    TechCrunch11 hours ago

    Facebook fears no FTC fine

    Reports emerged today that the FTC is considering a fine against Facebook that would be the largest ever from the agency. Even if it were ten times the size of the largest, a $22.5 million bill sent to Google in 2012, the company would basically laugh it off.

  • Dell Technologies (DELL) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know
    Zacks12 hours ago

    Dell Technologies (DELL) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know

    In the latest trading session, Dell Technologies (DELL) closed at $43.33, marking a -0.87% move from the previous day.

  • Facebook's latest attempt to court teens is a 'cringey' meme library
    Engadget12 hours ago

    Facebook's latest attempt to court teens is a 'cringey' meme library

    Facebook is once again trying to court the kids, this time with a meme-filled app called LOL. Facebook confirmed the existence of the LOL to TechCrunch. The app, which offers an endless feed of videos clips and GIFs, features content pulled from the most popular meme pages on Facebook but apparently

  • Wall Street Week Ahead - U.S. chipmakers may give clues on China hazard
    Reuters12 hours ago

    Wall Street Week Ahead - U.S. chipmakers may give clues on China hazard

    Intel Corp operates mostly outside the Apple-sphere, and that is exactly why whatever it says next week about business in its vital Chinese market matters so much for investors. Apple rattled global markets this month when the iPhone maker cut its revenue outlook for the first time in 15 years, blaming

  • Curious 23andMe twin results show why you should take DNA testing with a grain of salt
    TechCrunch12 hours ago

    Curious 23andMe twin results show why you should take DNA testing with a grain of salt

    If you've ever enthusiastically sent your spit off in the mail, you were probably anxious for whatever unexpected insights the current crop of DNA testing companies would send back. What version of your particular family lore does the science support? Most people who participate in mail-order DNA

  • Free to play games rule the entertainment world with $88 billion in revenue
    TechCrunch13 hours ago

    Free to play games rule the entertainment world with $88 billion in revenue

    Games with no upfront cost but a plethora of other ways to make money generated a mind-blowing $88 billion in 2018 according to SuperData's year-end report — leaving traditional games (and indeed movies and TV) in the dust. While it may not come as a surprise that F2P (as free to play is often abbreviated

  • FanDuel co-founder Tom Griffiths just closed a seed round for his decidedly noncontroversial new startup, Hone
    TechCrunch13 hours ago

    FanDuel co-founder Tom Griffiths just closed a seed round for his decidedly noncontroversial new startup, Hone

    Tom Griffiths has founded four companies, two of which "weren't much to write home about," he jokes. The third captured the world's attention: FanDuel, the fantasy sports company that was routinely in the press -- not always for desirable reasons -- from nearly the day it launched,

  • Sling TV adds personalized recommendations, starting on Apple TV
    Engadget13 hours ago

    Sling TV adds personalized recommendations, starting on Apple TV

    Sling TV is introducing an arguably overdue feature for insatiable viewers: personalized recommendations. As of January 17th, Apple TV users will receive custom-tailored suggestions for live and on-demand programs, whether it's a channel, a movie or a sports match. The show advice will be coming

  • Canada dismisses China's warning of repercussions over Huawei ban
    Reuters13 hours ago

    Canada dismisses China's warning of repercussions over Huawei ban

    Canada's government on Friday dismissed China's warning of repercussions if Ottawa banned Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] from supplying equipment to 5G networks, saying it would not compromise on security. China's ambassador to Canada issued the threat on Thursday as relations between

  • Canada dismisses China's warning of repercussions over Huawei ban
    Reuters13 hours ago

    Canada dismisses China's warning of repercussions over Huawei ban

    Canada's government on Friday dismissed China's warning of repercussions if Ottawa banned Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] from supplying equipment to 5G networks, saying it would not compromise on security. China's ambassador to Canada issued the threat on Thursday as relations between

  • Canada dismisses China's warning of repercussions over Huawei ban
    Reuters13 hours ago

    Canada dismisses China's warning of repercussions over Huawei ban

    China's ambassador to Canada issued the threat on Thursday as relations between the two nations continued to deteriorate after a senior Huawei executive was arrested in Vancouver last month on a U.S. extradition warrant. China has also detained two Canadians. Canadian Public Safety Minister Ralph

  • Canada dismisses China's warning of repercussions over Huawei ban
    Reuters13 hours ago

    Canada dismisses China's warning of repercussions over Huawei ban

    China's ambassador to Canada issued the threat on Thursday as relations between the two nations continued to deteriorate after a senior Huawei executive was arrested in Vancouver last month on a U.S. extradition warrant. China has also detained two Canadians. Canadian Public Safety Minister Ralph

  • Canada dismisses China's warning of repercussions over Huawei ban
    Reuters13 hours ago

    Canada dismisses China's warning of repercussions over Huawei ban

    China's ambassador to Canada issued the threat on Thursday as relations between the two nations continued to deteriorate after a senior Huawei executive was arrested in Vancouver last month on a U.S. extradition warrant. China has also detained two Canadians. Canadian Public Safety Minister Ralph

  • Canada dismisses China's warning of repercussions over Huawei ban
    Reuters13 hours ago

    Canada dismisses China's warning of repercussions over Huawei ban

    China's ambassador to Canada issued the threat on Thursday as relations between the two nations continued to deteriorate after a senior Huawei executive was arrested in Vancouver last month on a U.S. extradition warrant. China has also detained two Canadians. Canadian Public Safety Minister Ralph