Technology Blog

August 22, 2022

PlayStation Hit By $5.9 Billion Lawsuit For ‘Ripping People Off’ On Digital Games

A consumer rights advocacy group has filed a class action lawsuit against Sony, claiming they are “ripping people off” by charging a 30 percent commission fee […]
August 22, 2022

Star American Professor Masterminded a Surveillance Machine For Chinese Big Tech

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Daily Beast: A star University of Maryland (UMD) professor built a machine-learning software “useful for surveillance” as part […]
August 22, 2022

The SEC Says It Treats Crypto Like the Rest of the Capital Markets

Gary Gensler, the chair of SEC, writes in an op-ed: We can dispense with the idea that crypto lending isn’t subject to regulation. On the contrary, […]
August 22, 2022

Apple Already Sold Everyone an iPhone. Now What?

The ubiquitous device is becoming a shop window for the firm’s services. From a report: As it dreams up more gadgets to sell to more people, […]
August 22, 2022

Israeli Spyware Company NSO Group CEO Steps Down

Israeli spyware firm NSO Group says its Chief Executive Shalev Hulio is stepping down with immediate effect, with Chief Operating Officer Yaron Shohat appointed to oversee […]
August 22, 2022

MoviePass Returns With a New Model and Without the Iconic Red Card

MoviePass, a subscription service for movie theaters which shut down three years ago, is making a return. From a report: Remember the golden days of MoviePass, […]
August 22, 2022

To tackle the data breach epidemic, we need to get the basics right

A lot is said in security circles about cyber hygiene. It can amount to different things depending on which vendor or security practitioner you’re talking to. […]
August 22, 2022

Electrical Currents To the Brain Improve Memory for Older Adults, Study Finds

Pulsing electrical currents through the brain for 20 minutes can boost memory for older adults for at least a month, according to a new study. From […]
August 22, 2022

Fauci To Step Down in December After Decades of Public Service

Dr. Anthony Fauci, who played a critical role in steering humanity through the two pandemics of our time, AIDS and COVID-19, announced Monday he is stepping […]