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Uber paid $100000 to hackers with information of 57 million customers and 7 million drivers
Uber has revealed that it kept a 2016 hack affecting 57 million customers and 7 million drivers under wraps. The ride-hailing startup has confirmed that it paid $100,000 to attackers to plug the leak. By Karthekayan IyerKarthekayan Iyer Published Date.
New York Times
Meg Whitman to Step Down as Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO
New York Times
Meg Whitman is stepping down as chief executive of Hewlett Packard Enterprise six years after joining its corporate predecessor and leading a turnaround effort that split the Silicon Valley corporate icon in two. Ms. Whitman, 61, will retire in ...
This man is about to launch himself in his homemade rocket to prove the Earth is flat
Seeking to prove that a conspiracy of astronauts fabricated the shape of the Earth, a California man intends to launch himself 1,800 feet high on Saturday in a rocket he built from scrap metal. Assuming the 500-mph, mile-long flight through the Mojave ...
Samsung may have just listed its foldable Galaxy X handset
There have been plenty of rumors in recent years about Samsung's plans to release a smartphone with a foldable display, but solid evidence that such a handset was coming has been lacking. Now, however, it appears that Samsung could be moving ever ...
Belgium Finished Investigation on Loot Boxes, Deems Them Gambling
Last week, Belgium's Gaming Commission launched an investigation on loot boxes, worried that the nature of the boxes constitute as a form of gambling. Today, they've come to a decision–in Belgium, loot boxes are considered a form of gambling.
Google admits it tracked user location data even when the setting was turned off
Android phones gather your location data and send it to Google, even if you've turned off location services and don't have a SIM card, Quartz reported today. The term “location services” oftentimes refers to exact GPS data for app usage, such as Google ...
Walmart Vs Target: Best 'Black Friday' 2017 Deals
's Black Friday deals are almost as impressive. So with a huge list of savings between them covering iPhones, Galaxy smartphones, Xbox and PS4 consoles, premium and budget HDTVs, Google Home and even Amazon's Kindle and Echo which retailer ...
Best Black Friday deals for your carrier
Ah, Black Friday: The time of year when carriers and retailers fall all over themselves to outdo each other's phone deals. It's also the time of year when you see some of the hottest phones available with killer deals and discounts, and midprice phones ...
Bloodborne Enemy Went Undiscovered Until 2017
In 2014, some early Bloodborne footage showed off a big enemy with a flaming hand. It has taken until November 2017—long after fans assumed this beast had simply been cut from the finished product—for that enemy to actually be found within the game.
Google Lens will launch within Assistant on all Pixel phones in the coming weeks
Google is bringing its artificial intelligence-powered Lens tool to all Pixel and Pixel 2 phones in the coming weeks as part of an update to Google Assistant, the company announced today in a blog post. Lens, which was first unveiled back in May at the ...