Facebook Won’t Financially Compensate For Cambridge Analytica Case

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Facebook said Thursday it will not compensate users in the scandal over the misuse of their personal data by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica. The company made the statement in a list of written replies to questions by European Union lawmakers. The answers were promised after testimony earlier this week by CEO Mark Zuckerberg in Brussels Read More

Samsung Must Pay $539 Million For Copying Parts of iPhone: Jury

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A jury has decided Samsung must pay Apple $539 million in damages for illegally copying some of the iPhone’s features to lure people into buying its competing products. The verdict reached Thursday is the latest twist in a legal battle that began in 2011. Apple contends Samsung wouldn’t have emerged as the world’s leading seller Read More

Instagram Now Lets You ‘Mute’ Accounts Without Unfollowing Them

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Facebook-owned Instagram has rolled out a new feature that allows users to mute some accounts so that they can continue following them without having to stumble upon their posts repeatedly. “Muted accounts will not be made aware that they’ve been muted and users can unmute accounts at any time. Users can still see posts on Read More

Reliance JioPhone Tops Feature Phone Market Globally With 15% Share: Report

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With a share of 15 percent, Reliance JioPhone grabbed the top spot in the global feature phone market in the first quarter of 2018 followed by Nokia HMD, iTel, Samsung and Tecno, a new report said on Thursday. Driven by strong shipments of Reliance JioPhone in India and the return of Nokia HMD, the global Read More

Hyundai, Xevo to Allow Fuel, Coffee Payments Through New Car Infotainment Screen

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Although for many Xevo may not be a familiar name, the company is actually the global leader as far as data-driven user experiences for the automotive industry are concerned. Its groundbreaking product is Xevo Market, which is a merchant-to-driver commerce platform that uses the infotainment screen in a vehicle dashboard. Xevo Market was launched at Read More

What’s up with that ZX Spectrum reboot? Still no console

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Indiegogo debt collector deadline looms ever closer… In a series of updates published to its Indiegogo backers over the past couple of weeks, RCL promised to start shipping its Vega+ device between 8 and 12 May. So far nobody appears to have received anything. It did, however, reveal its Roll of Honour – the list Read More

Huawei Honor 10: At £399, plenty of bang for buck – it’s a pity about the snaps

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Midmarket gamechanger let down by eccentric imaging The comparison is illuminating. In the hand, the £399 Honor 10 feels uncannily like the Samsung Galaxy S9. Huawei really excels at the art of maximising the display as a proportion of the surface area, with over 78 per cent of the Honor 10’s front comprising the display. That’s Read More

Intel’s first 10nm CPU is a twin-core i3 destined for a mid-range Lenovo

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Wake us up when things get more interesting than a 2.2GHz 4MB cache laptop chip, please The Core i3-8121U Processor popped up on Intel’s ARK database of its products in the last day or so. Intel’s years late delivering 10nm silicon, having foreshadowed its arrival years back and in April 2018 admitting that it’ll be Read More

Super Cali goes ballistic: mugshot site atrocious

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Beccara says extortion scheme immoral and felonious Attorney General Xavier Beccara said the operators of Mugshots.com and Unpublisharrest.com committed extortion, money laundering, and identity theft over the three-year period both sites were active. Now, the state is seeking extradition for Sahar Sarid, Kishore Vidya Bhavnanie, Thomas Keesee, and David Usdan from other US states so Read More

As Tesla hits speed bump after speed bump, Elon Musk loses his mind in anti-media rant

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He hates unions, journalists, regulators, accountability and, apparently, the color yellow Early reviews of the delayed Model 3 Tesla have been far from glowing; the company is dealing with a big production backlog; he has been accused of threatening workers who want to unionize; there was yet another autopilot crash; and then of course there Read More