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Police take down the world's largest DDoS-for-hire service
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 11:44

The internet might be slightly safer against distributed denial of service attacks in the near future... slightly. Police in twelve countries have tak...

Early Go-Jek investor NSI Ventures goes independent and rebrands to Openspace
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 11:24

NSI Ventures, the Singapore-based VC firm affiliated with PE firm Northstar Group that invested early in ride-sharing unicorn Go-Jek, is going indepe...

YouTube Kids to give parents more control over output
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 09:57

The firm has been criticised for using algorithms not human judgment to curate the app. BBC News - Technology

Do electric cars dream of software fixes?
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 08:47

RECALL how Apple’s reputation took a knock after the firm admitted it had surreptitiously hobbled the performance of peope’s iPhones when their ba...

Qualcomm delivers a better-than-expected second quarter amid its chaotic year
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 08:00

Fresh off a massive cascading series of fiascos that has thrown the future of Qualcomm into doubt, the company managed to report a mostly positive fi...

The FDA is cracking down on Juul e-cig sales to minors
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 06:47

The FDA has its eye on Juul Labs, the e-cigarette company that has captured nearly half of the $ 2 billion e-cig market. Yesterday, the U.S. Food an...

How Fake Mark Zuckerbergs Scam Facebook Users Out of Their Cash
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 05:57

The Facebook chief executive has vowed to clean up the social network, but his company has failed to stop even those impersonating him from swindling ...

YouTube adds more rigorous parental controls to its Kids app
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 02:41

Google and YouTube have been struggling with how to let kids watch videos without also exposing them to inappropriate content. Even the YouTube Kids a...

Facebook will not testify at U.S. House hearing on social media
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 00:53

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc said Wednesday it has declined an invitation to testify at a U.S. House of Representatives hearing Thursday on fil...

Hasura snares $1.6M seed for developer-focused Kubernetes solution
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 23:49

Kubernetes has gained in popularity quickly over the last 18 months, but like many highly technical solutions it requires a level of expertise many c...

Trump, Apple CEO Cook to talk trade at White House
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 22:48

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will meet with Apple Inc Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook to discuss trade issues on Wednesday as the t...

Microsoft plans version of Windows 10 for devices with limited storage
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 21:40

A smaller, more pared down version of Windows 10 was spotted in the latest Redstone 5 preview build. Microsoft is calling it Windows 10 Lean and it�...

Turning an Amazon Echo Into a Spy Device Only Took Some Clever Coding
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 20:54

Researchers didn't have to hack Amazon's Alexa voice assistant to use it for eavesdropping. They just took advantage of the system in place. Feed: Al...

Children’s Books
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 20:07

Whether choosing books for avid readers or finding titles for reluctant readers, these websites are sure to help. In addition to book reviews, they of...

Challenger bank Starling adds investment service Wealthify to its in-app marketplace
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 19:05

Starling, the U.K. challenger bank founded by Anne Boden, continues to execute on its “marketplace banking” vision, adding integration wit...

Google overhauls Gmail to lure businesses away from Microsoft
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 17:51

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google unveiled on Wednesday its first Gmail redesign since 2013, capping what the company says was an expen...

In ZTE Battle, U.S. Suppliers Are Collateral Damage
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:50

(WSJ) American companies that supply chips, antennas and other gear to ZTE Corp.are bracing for a sizable revenue loss...

Real-time developer tool startup Pusher pulls in $8M in Series A funding
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 13:45

Pusher, the London startup that provides tools and cloud infrastructure for developers to add real-time functionality to their apps, such as push noti...

Catalyst brothers find capital success with $2.4M from True
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 13:04

Over the past few years, the old language of “customer support” has been supplanted by the new language of “customer success.” In the old mode...

Etleap scores $1.5 million seed to transform how we ingest data
  • Wed, 25 Apr 2018 11:05

Etleap is a play on words for a common set of data practices: extract, transform and load. The startup is trying to place these activities in a modern...

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