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  • newGoogle burns few hours of profit to disappear location privacy lawsuit
    Phrasing, Arizona... AG claims deal is 'historic' Google will pay $85 million to settle a privacy lawsuit that accused the internet behemoth of deceiving netizens regarding its harvesting of people's location data and using this personal info to rake…
    - 1 hour ago 4 Oct 22, 7:14pm -
  • newNvidia finally pulls shutters down on its Russian offices
    Remaining employees can continue work in different countries, though they'll struggle to get a flight out GPU maker Nvidia is shutting down its operations in Russia following its earlier decision to stop selling products there. The company is said to…
    - 2 hours ago 4 Oct 22, 5:59pm -
  • newTwitter shares frozen on Musk buyout revival rumor
    The world's richest man may be ready to close deal to save himself more text message embarrassment Updated  Trading in shares of Twitter was halted today on news that Elon Musk and the social media biz had reached a deal for him to buy the company a…
    - 3 hours ago 4 Oct 22, 5:11pm -
  • newUSB-C iPhone, anyone? EU finalizes charging standard rule
    It's officially official: Mobile devices will be required to use USB-C from 2024, with laptops following in 2026 After an initial agreement in June, the European Parliament today voted overwhelmingly to approve a USB-C charging standard that will for…
    - 3 hours ago 4 Oct 22, 5:02pm -
  • newMicrosoft: Watch out for password spray attacks – especially you, Basic Auth
    Exchange Online users should have authentication policies in place Microsoft is warning Exchange Online users about a rise in password spray attacks, urging those that have yet to disable Basic Authentication to at least set up authentication policie…
    - 4 hours ago 4 Oct 22, 4:15pm -
  • newAirbus auctions off bits from retired A380 superjumbo jet
    Souvenirs, novelties, party tricks. Your chance to snag a piece of the largest passenger jet in the world Aviation enthusiasts without the budget to bag one of the discontinued Airbus A380s are in luck, as the jetmaker plans to auction off pieces fro…
    - 5 hours ago 4 Oct 22, 3:45pm -
  • newGoogle Japan goes rogue with 5.4ft long keyboard
    Pro: Gboard Bar can 'double development speed' for pair programmers. Con: No one wants this Google's Japan business appears to have ignored its semi-official "Don't be Evil" motto by publishing blueprints for the Gboard Bar, a 1.65m (5.4 feet) QWERTY…
    - 5 hours ago 4 Oct 22, 3:00pm -
  • newInfosys must face claims it told recruiter not to hire women with kids 'at home'
    Attempts to dismiss suit denied as former staffer alleges she was expressly told to swerve over-50s A US judge has rejected IT outsourcer Infosys's motions to dismiss claims of a former recruiter that the company discriminated and retaliated against…
    - 6 hours ago 4 Oct 22, 2:15pm -
  • newSamsung dreams of 2nm chips in 2025, 1.4nm by 2027
    Mass production, too – and if it happens, timing will be crucial as semiconductor market recovers Samsung expects to have 2nm chips in mass production by 2025 and plans to deliver mass production using a 1.4nm process by 2027, aiming to expand the…
    - 7 hours ago 4 Oct 22, 1:30pm -
  • newCult leader meets the Pope: Apple CEO chats to Francis
    Vatican City sovereign still not keen on seeing cellphones in the basilica It was only a matter of time before the maker of divine products met the maker's representative on Earth. And so it came to pass yesterday that the Pope granted a special audi…
    - 8 hours ago 4 Oct 22, 12:30pm -

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