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Bad Behavior Off Twitch Could Lead To Bans

02/09/2018, Recently Blizzard announced an interesting initiative, in which they’re not only banning Overwatch players based on player reports in-game, but they will also be trawling social media to look for players who exhibit toxic behavior but who have not been...

Google Fined In India For Alleged ‘Search Bias’

02/08/2018, Google is the most dominant search engine at the moment, and over the years, we’ve started to see Google promote its own services in search results. For example recently Google started to allow users to book their flights and hotels simultaneously...

Pixel Customers Are Suing Google Over Microphone Defects

02/08/2018, When the Google Pixels were launched, shortly after some Pixel users were reporting that they were experiencing issues with their microphones. Google had claimed that this is due to a “a hairline crack in the solder connection on the audio codec”, in...


Google Finally Removes Ad-Riddled VLC Copycat App From Store

02/07/2018, The idea behind open-source software is sharing, where users can take what was originally created to potentially create something better, or something else based on the original code. However usually it’s a sharing process, where what you create needs...

Police In China Now Wear Smart Glasses With Facial Recognition Tech

02/07/2018, When Google Glass was released, it was met with a lot of resistance by the public who were concerned about potentially being recorded all the time, which we guess is a valid concern. It seems those fears have come true because over in China, police are...

Lawmakers Want To Make Laundry Detergent Pods Look Less Edible

02/07/2018, From time to time new “challenges” spring up on the internet, with some of them being fun and entertaining, while others are just outright dangerous. In more recent times, a new “challenge” emerged which involved people challenging each other to...

Germany Considering A Ban On Loot Boxes In Video Games

02/06/2018, There is a bit of controversy surrounding the concept of loot boxes in video games. Loot boxes have been around for a while now, although in more recent times debate has arisen about the feature in which some wonder if it could potentially constitute as...

EU To Look Into Apple’s Acquisition Of Shazam

02/06/2018, Late last year following the rumors, Apple announced that they would be acquiring song recognition service Shazam. Apple and Shazam have worked together in the past, where way back in 2014, Apple integrated Shazam into iOS where users could use Siri to...

New Jersey Introduces Its Own Net Neutrality Rules

02/06/2018, While the FCC’s repeal of the net neutrality rules seemed like a blow to the freedom of the internet, it seems that not everyone is behind the organization’s decision. States such as New York and Montana have announced that they will be implementing...

Apple Reportedly Removed Telegram For Serving Child Pornography

02/05/2018, Last week messenger app Telegram had mysteriously vanished from the iTunes App Store, with Telegram’s CEO Pavel Durov claiming that it had been removed due to “inappropriate content” that was being circulated on its app by users. However Durov did...

US Appeals Court Says Tinder Plus Pricing Is Discriminatory

02/01/2018, As some of you might know, Tinder has a feature called Tinder Plus which unlocks more features in the dating app, such as browsing from a different location, rewinding, and so on. It is however a subscription feature meaning that users need to pay a...

The UK Plans To Let Motorists Report Accidents Online

01/31/2018, If you’ve ever been in a car accident, then you know how troublesome it can be. In some cases a police report needs to be filed before you can file for an insurance claim, and all that paperwork and driving around can be rather taxing, or in some cases...