Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Microsoft join up to battle terrorist content

Amid concern about the recent spate of terror attacks, some of the world’s largest technology companies are teaming up in an effort to put a stop to terrorist content on their platforms.

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Samsung security stumble? S8 reviewer unlocks phone with selfie

Samsung’s new S8 phone was launched amid a blaze of publicity last week, with the tech giant touting, in particular, the device’s security features.

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CIA cyber-spying toolkit now in hands of hackers worldwide: WikiLeaks

Amid a trove of documents released by WikiLeaks that allegedly contains “the entire hacking capacity of the CIA” is chilling evidence that everyday devices like smart TVs and cell phones have potentially become critical tools in the effort to spy on American citizens.

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CIA turned phones, TVs into spying devices: WikiLeaks

Amid a trove of documents released by WikiLeaks that allegedly contains “the entire hacking capacity of the CIA” is chilling evidence that everyday devices like smart TVs and cell phones have potentially become critical tools in the effort to spy on American citizens.

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AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon Stop Providing Replacement Samsung Galaxy Note7 Phones

Amid more reports of replacement Samsung Galaxy Note7 phones catching fire, AT&T Wireless, T-Mobile, and Verizon said they’ve quit exchanging the phones for new versions.

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Galaxy Note 7 explodes in Australian hotel, causes $1,380 in damage

Amid reports of Galaxy Note 7 devices either catching fire or exploding, Samsung last week initiated an unprecedented recall for its high-profile and initially high-praised phablet.

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How 'Pokemon GO' is taking tech into dangerous, uncharted waters

“Pokemon GO” may have taken the world by storm, but amid reports of the first fatal incident related to the craze, experts warn the game is taking tech into hazardous new terrain.

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Apple patents magnetically detachable wireless earbuds for iPhone

Article Image Amid rumors claiming Apple’s next iPhone heralds the inexorable demise of the 3.5mm headphone jack, the company on Tuesday was granted a patent for a hybrid headphone design capable of both corded and wireless operation.

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Apple developing iPhone and iCloud encryption that counters FBI-requested workaround, reports say

Article Image Amid government pressure on Apple to build an iOS encryption workaround, the company is said to be developing stronger iPhone and iCloud safeguards that would render obsolete any exploit it might be compelled to create.

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House committee invites Apple CEO Tim Cook, FBI Director James Comey to discuss encryption

Article Image Amid a firestorm of debate sparked by Apple’s decision to fight an FBI data request, the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce on Friday invited Apple CEO Tim Cook and FBI Director James Comey to offer testimony on the nuanced issues surrounding encryption.

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Senate committee chair mulls bill to punish companies that refuse decryption requests

Article Image Amid a raging digital security debate sparked by Apple’s fight to protect encryption FBI, the Senate Intelligence Committee is said to be working on legislation that would criminalize companies unwilling to comply with court-ordered decryption requests.

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Apple has become a regular at Stanford University's VR lab

Article Image Amid rumors claiming Apple is investing heavily in virtual and augmented reality solutions, it was revealed on Tuesday that the company has taken a recent interest in Stanford University’s Virtual Human Interaction Lab, sending representatives to visit the facility three times in as many months.

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Amazon offering 'hoverboard' refunds, government says

Amazon is offering refunds to customers who bought ‘hoverboards’ on its website, according to the U.S. government, amid ongoing safety worries about the technology.

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Navy's powerful Poseidon spy plane deploys amid South China sea row

The U.S has received permission to place a P-8 Poseidon spy planes in Singapore amid tensions with China over the South China Sea. Capable of a range of missions, the massive jumbo jet-sized spy plane is a powerful weapon in the U.S. Navy’s arsenal.

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Apple again corrects for fluctuating dollar, raises Mac prices in Australia, Brazil, New Zealand, more

Article Image As part of a continued effort to stabilize product pricing amid an unstable world economy, Apple this week upped costs for its Mac lineup in at least seven countries as the value of local currencies fell against the dollar.

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RBC reiterates $150 target for Apple stock, expects huge 'iPhone 6s' launch

Amid continued losses for Apple stock, investment firm RBC Capital Markets has remained steadfast with its $150 price target, once again on Tuesday advising investors to buy in ahead of the anticipated “iPhone 6s” product launch.

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More than 80% of mobile podcast listeners use Apple's iOS devices

Amid a surge in podcasting popularity, new data suggests that Apple continues to dominate the online broadcasting industry it helped create, with more than 8 out of every 10 podcast listeners using the company’s iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to tune in.

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Future iPhones may sport both telephoto and wide angle cameras, patent application suggests

Coming amid rumors of a next-generation iPhone with dual lenses, an Apple patent application published Thursday reveals a setup that features both wide angle and telephoto cameras.



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