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UK Government Worried About Fake News Ahead Of Elections

04/26/2017, Fake news is a huge problem and recently ahead of the elections in France, it seems that the country has been trying to deal with a flood of fake news hitting social media. France isn’t alone in their concerns over fake news because in a report from The...

Uber Finds Themselves In Legal Trouble In South Korea

04/26/2017, The concept and idea behind Uber makes great sense and it is also fantastic as far as the end-user is concerned. However as far as regulators and competitors are concerned, many don’t seem to be too pleased with Uber’s tactics and how they skirt...

Dutch Court Bars Apple From Replacing iPads With Refurbished Units

04/26/2017, Under Apple Care if you were to send in your device and it were to be replaced, sometimes what you end up with is a refurbished unit. What this means is that this device has been used before, but it has been cleaned up and has had certain parts replaced...

Murdered Woman’s Fitbit Led Police To Her Killer

04/25/2017, Like it or not, our wearables contain a lot of information about ourselves and our activities that you might not be aware of. Sure, it might be a bit creepy, but in this particular instance, police actually managed to use the data on a murdered woman’s...

Google Seeing An Increase In Government Data Requests

04/24/2017, Thanks to the leaked documents uploaded onto the internet by former CIA contractor Edward Snowden, the way we look at privacy has forever been changed. What was shocking was how governments have been spying on its citizens, which in turn has led tech...

Canada Kills Carrier’s Plan To Offer Unlimited Music To Customers

04/23/2017, Over in the US, you have carriers such as T-Mobile who offer up music and movie streaming plans for its customers that do not eat into their regular data. Basically as long as you are streaming from one of their partners, it will not count towards your...

Dutch Court Rules Fan Subtitles For Movies & TV Shows Are Illegal

04/23/2017, Since it would be an impossible task for most of us to learn every single language out there, this means that when it comes to watching foreign movies and TV shows, subtitles made by fans are a lifesaver. However it seems that fan subtitles are considered...

FTC Sends Advertising Warnings To Instagram ‘Influencers’

04/23/2017, Given how much time we spend on social media platforms like Instagram and considering how visual it is, it is not surprising that brands and companies are flocking to the platform and paying Instagrammers money to advertise their products. Dubbed...

RIAA Sues ISP For Not Disconnecting Pirates

04/22/2017, If you have ever downloaded anything illegally before via torrents like a movie or music, you may or may not have received an email from your ISP warning you that your IP address has been detected downloading copyrighted material. However usually this is...

WhatsApp Group Chat Admins Could Get In Trouble Over Fake News

04/22/2017, Being an admin in a WhatsApp chat is for many not a big deal. Basically it allows you to add or remove people from the group. However over in India, being a WhatsApp admin of a group chat could soon mean more responsibility. In a report from the Economic...

Tesla Sued Over ‘Enhanced Autopilot’ Safety Features

04/21/2017, While some competing carmakers have called Tesla “irresponsible” over features like Autopilot, Tesla owners on the other hand appear to be pretty happy with it. We’ve seen many videos uploaded and shared by Tesla owners and other drivers that show...

Bose Responds To Privacy Class-Action Lawsuit

04/21/2017, Recently it was reported that a class-action lawsuit had been filed against Bose. The lawsuit alleged that with the Bose companion smartphone app, its wireless headphones was capable of spying on users and could record data such as what songs you’ve...

Smart Card Plastc Files For Bankruptcy

04/21/2017, As it stands we carry around a lot of cards, whether it be credit cards, debit cards, loyalty cards, discount cards, and so on. This takes up a lot of unnecessary space in our wallets, which is why when smart card Plastc was announced all those years ago,...