Apple's software update lets users create burner email addresses - here's how to do it
One of the handiest new features is the ability to create a temporary email address called "Hide My Mail."
SEP 27, 2021 15:43:05 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
Coinbase dives deeper into banking by letting users deposit paychecks into their accounts
Coinbase is getting into payroll as part of an expansion into traditional financial services.
SEP 27, 2021 15:42:24 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
US Space Force awards $87.5M to Rocket Lab, SpaceX, Blue Origin, ULA for next-gen rocket testing - TechCrunch
The U.S. Space Force, the military branch spun out of the Air Force in December 2019, has announced its next batch of awards for projects related to next-gen rocket engine testing and upper-stage improvements. The awards were granted by the Space Enterprise Consortium (SpEC), a program managed by t-
SEP 27, 2021 13:49:17 EDT | TECHCRUNCH.COM
TikTok says 1 billion people use the app each month
The company reported nearly 700 million monthly active global users last summer.
SEP 27, 2021 13:48:26 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
Major crypto exchanges stop letting Chinese users sign up after Beijing's renewed crackdown
Huobi, one of the world's largest cryptocurrency exchanges, said it has ceased new account openings for Mainland Chinese users.
SEP 27, 2021 10:51:12 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
Facebook says it's pausing effort to build Instagram for kids
Facebook's plan for Instagram for kids faced backlash from users and lawmakers.
SEP 27, 2021 10:50:54 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
Brits using Uber and other taxi apps face long waits and fare hikes amid driver shortage
Hailing a ride on apps like Uber and Bolt is now almost impossible at certain times of the day in parts of the U.K.
SEP 27, 2021 10:50:39 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
Tesla drivers can now request Full Self-Driving Beta with the press of a button, despite safety concerns
Tesla rolls out 'FSD Beta button' after NTSB Chair Jennifer Homendy voiced safety concerns
SEP 26, 2021 09:37:50 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
Why EFF Flew a Plane Over Apple's Headquarters
For the last month, civil liberties and human rights organizations, researchers, and customers have demanded that Apple cancel its plan to install photo-scanning software onto devices. This software poses an enormous danger to privacy and security. Apple has heard the message, and announced that it...
SEP 25, 2021 16:30:44 EDT | WWW.EFF.ORG
Google Photos- nude-friendly folders coming to all Android phones soon
Hiding sensitive images behind a passcode.
SEP 25, 2021 10:09:08 EDT | WWW.THEVERGE.COM
Silicon Valley is searching for the fountain of youth in a bill
Billions are flowing to studying anti-aging, but death has yet to be defeated
SEP 25, 2021 08:14:30 EDT | WWW.AXIOS.COM
Delta Wants to Share No-Fly Lists to Keep Bad Passengers Out
The company said that a list of banned customers doesn't work well if those individuals can then turn around and fly on another airline.
SEP 25, 2021 08:12:45 EDT | GIZMODO.COM
Elon Musk and Grimes, Iconically Cringe Couple, Break Up
-We are semi-separated," Musk told Page Six.
SEP 25, 2021 08:11:59 EDT | WWW.VICE.COM
Facebook paid FTC $4.9B more than required to shield Zuckerberg, lawsuit alleges
Shareholders say the overpayment was an "express quid pro quo."
SEP 25, 2021 08:10:26 EDT | ARSTECHNICA.COM
Apple claimed it had less than 20 million TV+ subscribers in July, showbiz union says
This allowed Apple to pay behind-the-scenes production crew lower rates than other streamers, the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees says.
SEP 25, 2021 08:04:08 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
Zillow Isn-t Big Enough To Manipulate the National Housing Market (Yet)
The company says an internet theory about its house-flipping scheme is -misinformation.-
SEP 24, 2021 18:12:51 EDT | WWW.VICE.COM
Pandemic-era surveillance of remote workers may be here to stay
-While you-re reviewing a document, you don-t know who is reviewing you.-
SEP 24, 2021 17:40:21 EDT | WWW.AXIOS.COM
EU warns Russia not to allow cyberattacks ahead of German elections
German security officials said there was a cyberattack at the Federal Statistical Office.
SEP 24, 2021 17:39:41 EDT | WWW.AXIOS.COM
Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou to be released after agreement with U.S. in wire fraud case
Meng Wanzhou was arrested in Canada in December 2018 as the U.S. sought to extradite her on bank and wire fraud charges.
SEP 24, 2021 17:35:59 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
More venture capitalists resigning before retirement age
Generational turnover isn't new for venture capital, but in the past it's been born of lean times.
SEP 24, 2021 11:46:21 EDT | WWW.AXIOS.COM
Apple ignored reports of three big security problems in iOS 15, researcher says | AppleInsider
A security researcher claims that Apple snubbed them on a zero-day flaw they reported, and that the company has yet to fix three other zero-day vulnerabilities that are now present in iOS 15.
SEP 24, 2021 11:06:42 EDT | APPLEINSIDER.COM
China's central bank says all cryptocurrency-related activities are illegal, vows harsh crackdown
China's central bank renewed its tough talk on bitcoin Friday, calling all digital currency activities illegal and vowing to crack down on the market.
SEP 24, 2021 09:23:37 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
NYC Delivery Workers Gain Right to Use Restaurant Bathrooms
The landmark bill is the first of its kind in the United States to address the widespread lack of bathroom access for gig workers.
SEP 23, 2021 19:48:21 EDT | WWW.VICE.COM
Hackers leak LinkedIn 700 million data scrape
A collection containing data about more than 700 million users, believed to have been scraped from LinkedIn, was leaked online this week after hackers previously tried to sell it earlier this year in June.
SEP 23, 2021 19:46:21 EDT | THERECORD.MEDIA
The NSA and CIA Use Ad Blockers Because Online Advertising Is So Dangerous
The Intelligence Community has deployed ad-blocking technology, according to a letter sent by Congress and shared with Motherboard.
SEP 23, 2021 15:43:37 EDT | WWW.VICE.COM
Tech firms' nightmare: Vanishing green cards
A large batch of coveted employment visas will expire soon thanks to pandemic-related processing delays.
SEP 23, 2021 15:40:08 EDT | WWW.AXIOS.COM
You can now get paid in bitcoin to use Twitter
Twitter will now allow users to tip their favorite creators on the social network using bitcoin.
SEP 23, 2021 15:36:25 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
Consumer Reports can-t wait to tell you what it thinks about Tesla-s new steering yoke
Where-s the button for the turn signal?
SEP 23, 2021 12:10:23 EDT | WWW.THEVERGE.COM
Honda will use Google-s embedded Android Automotive in its cars starting in 2022
Honda is the latest automaker to use Android Automotive.
SEP 23, 2021 12:09:50 EDT | WWW.THEVERGE.COM
EU rules to force USB-C chargers for all phones
Manufacturers could be forced to change devices to a uniform charging port.
SEP 23, 2021 07:36:31 EDT | WWW.BBC.COM
Discord starts testing YouTube integration weeks after Google shuts down music bots
Watch Together lets Discord users play YouTube videos in the chat app.
SEP 23, 2021 07:32:45 EDT | WWW.THEVERGE.COM
FedEx uses autonomous trucks for first time on delivery route
FedEx is testing an autonomous truck route between Houston and Dallas with Aurora self-driving technology on its big-rigs.
SEP 23, 2021 07:31:12 EDT | MASHABLE.COM
TikTokers Are Trading Stocks By Copying What Members Of Congress Do
Online stock trading has taken off, bolstered by easy apps and lower prices. Now, a community of young investors have a new strategy: looking for stock tips from members of Congress.
SEP 23, 2021 07:30:39 EDT | WWW.NPR.ORG
Workhorse suspends delivery, recalls dozens of its flagship electric vans
Workhorse is struggling with its EV production.
SEP 22, 2021 19:27:56 EDT | WWW.THEVERGE.COM
The Fed is evaluating whether to launch a digital currency and in what form, Powell says
The Fed is pushing ahead with its study into whether to implement its own digital currency, Chairman Jerome Powell said.
SEP 22, 2021 19:26:15 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
Amazon Is Lobbying the U.S. to Legalize Weed
The tech giant wants you to know it's on the right side of history when it comes to everybody's favorite herb.
SEP 22, 2021 10:47:25 EDT | GIZMODO.COM
Robinhood-s crypto wallets are finally ready for a test run
Treating cryptocurrency like a currency.
SEP 22, 2021 10:46:15 EDT | WWW.THEVERGE.COM
Tim Cook says employees who leak memos do not belong at Apple, according to leaked memo
The company has historically gone to great lengths to track down workers
SEP 22, 2021 10:45:53 EDT | WWW.THEVERGE.COM
Lithuania urges people to throw away Chinese phones
The country's National Cyber Security Centre found security risks in both Xiaomi and Huawei models.
SEP 22, 2021 09:10:00 EDT | WWW.BBC.COM
China vows end to building coal-fired power plants abroad
The pledge would mark a breakthrough in efforts to transition global power away from the most carbon-emitting fuel.
SEP 22, 2021 09:08:44 EDT | WWW.AXIOS.COM
Amazon has rewarded eight workers who got vaccinated with free cars or $100,000 payouts
The company in August launched the "Max Your Vax" sweepstakes to reward front-line employees who provide proof they're fully vaccinated.
SEP 22, 2021 09:07:39 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
Apple Wallet is getting verifiable COVID-19 vaccination cards | Engadget
The Wallet app on your iPhone will soon support verifiable COVID-19 vaccination cards..
SEP 21, 2021 18:39:50 EDT | WWW.ENGADGET.COM
Researcher discloses iPhone lock screen bypass on iOS 15 launch day
On the day Apple released iOS 15, a Spanish security researcher disclosed an iPhone lock screen bypass that can be exploited to grant attackers access to a user's notes.
SEP 21, 2021 18:35:15 EDT | THERECORD.MEDIA
CIA director -fuming- after Havana syndrome strikes team member in India
Some officials fear the incidents are increasing and escalating, leaving officers on edge.
SEP 21, 2021 18:32:29 EDT | ARSTECHNICA.COM
U.S. committee is reviewing Zoom's $14.7 billion deal for Five9 on national-security grounds
The committee formerly known as Team Telecom pointed to "foreign participation" in a letter it sent to the head of the Federal Communications Commission.
SEP 21, 2021 18:31:46 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
McDonald's to phase out plastic toys in Happy Meals by 2025
It will instead offer toys made from recycled or bio-based and plant-derived materials.
SEP 21, 2021 12:20:05 EDT | WWW.AXIOS.COM
Amazon says workers and applicants fired or barred during marijuana screening are now eligible for employment
Amazon said it has "reinstated the employment eligibility" for former workers or applicants who were fired or deferred during marijuana screenings.
SEP 21, 2021 11:38:22 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
U.S. Treasury sanctions cryptocurrency exchange for alleged role in ransomware attacks
It marks the first such action against a cryptocurrency exchange, according to the department.
SEP 21, 2021 11:38:01 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM
The Chinese version of TikTok is limiting kids to 40 minutes a day
China's version of TikTok, Douyin, limits usage to 40 minutes per day for users under 14.
SEP 21, 2021 09:19:01 EDT | WWW.CNN.COM
NASA reviews private space station proposals, expects to save over $1 billion annually after ISS retires
NASA received about a dozen proposals from companies to build private space stations that would replace the International Space Station later this decade.
SEP 21, 2021 09:18:39 EDT | WWW.CNBC.COM