Uber Fined $491,000 by British Regulator Over 2016 Cyber-Attack

Uber Fined $491,000 by British Regulator Over 2016 Cyber-Attack

Uber Technologies, already facing a range of legal and regulatory headaches in London, got another Tuesday after it was fined $491,000 (GBP 385,000) over a cyber-attack that compromised the data of millions of customers and tens of thousands of drivers....
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Apple to Tutor Women in Tech in Bid to Diversify Industry

Apple to Tutor Women in Tech in Bid to Diversify Industry

Apple is launching a new program designed to address the technology industry’s scarcity of women in executive and computer programming jobs. Under the initiative announced Monday, female entrepreneurs and programmers will attend two-week tutorial session...
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Netflix for iOS Gets New Playback Controls to Move Content 10 Seconds Forward

Netflix for iOS Gets New Playback Controls to Move Content 10 Seconds Forward

Netflix for iOS has been updated with a bunch of useful features, including new buttons to move the content 10 seconds forward and back. There is also a dedicated button to get to the next episode in a Netflix series....
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Facebook ‘Lasso’ Short Form Video App Launched for Android, iOS

Facebook ‘Lasso’ Short Form Video App Launched for Android, iOS

Facebook has launched a video app called Lasso that enables users to make and share short-format videos with filters and special effects. The app can be considered a Facebook version of the TikTok app that has become quite popular in...
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Amazon Alexa Now Available for Windows 10 Through Microsoft Store in Select Markets

Amazon Alexa Now Available for Windows 10 Through Microsoft Store in Select Markets

The Amazon Alexa app is now available on Windows 10 PCs through the official Microsoft Store. While all Windows 10 PC users in US, UK, and Germany can install the app on their devices, only compatible PCs can use the...
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Google Brings an API to Let Developers Push In-App Updates

Google Brings an API to Let Developers Push In-App Updates

Google is enabling users to have up-to-date Android apps all the time – without making any efforts to download them by visiting Google Play. The new experience comes from an In-app Updates API that is currently in testing with early...
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Facebook Open Sources ‘Horizon’ AI Tools Used to Improve Video, Messenger

Facebook Open Sources ‘Horizon’ AI Tools Used to Improve Video, Messenger

Facebook will allow anyone to freely download and use the same artificial intelligence tools it used to make key improvements to the social network’s video and notification features as well as its Messenger messaging app. The software, which Facebook ca...
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Amazon Met With ICE Officials Over Facial-Recognition System That Could Identify Immigrants

Amazon Met With ICE Officials Over Facial-Recognition System That Could Identify Immigrants

Amazon.com pitched its facial-recognition system in the summer to Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials as a way for the agency to target or identify immigrants, a move that could shove the tech giant further into a growing debate over the industry&#8...
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Adobe Acrobat Document Cloud Revamped With All-New Design

Adobe Acrobat Document Cloud Revamped With All-New Design

Adobe on Tuesday announced new features for several products in its Adobe Document Cloud suite of apps. The company unveiled a revamped Adobe Acrobat Document Cloud with elements like a central hub and connected mobile apps. Innovations introduced by Adobe ...
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Foodpanda Begins Operating in 13 More Cities

Foodpanda Begins Operating in 13 More Cities

As part of its aggressive expansion across the country, food delivery platform Foodpanda on Thursday announced its entry into 20 cities. In addition to the 7 cities where Foodpanda had an active delivery partner network in place, 13 cities have gone live...
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