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Wednesday, Nov 8, 2017 at 06:38 AM EST

Snapchat and Twitter Adopting New Looks to Gain More Users

Snapchat and Twitter Adopting New Looks to Gain More Users

A pair of struggling social-media darlings have decided they need to take on new looks if they want to prosper. Twitter is rolling out a 280-character limit for nearly all its users, abandoning its iconic...

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 03:02 PM EST

'Well Designed' Email Scam Targets Netflix Users

'Well Designed' Email Scam Targets Netflix Users

An Australian cyber security firm is warning Netflix subscribers about a scam email aiming to steal users personal information by tricking them into thinking that accounts are in danger of being suspended,...

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 07:31 AM EST

Apple Revamped Overseas Ops to Find New Tax Havens: Report

Apple Revamped Overseas Ops to Find New Tax Havens: Report

Apple revamped its overseas subsidiaries to take advantage of tax loopholes on the European island of Jersey after a crackdown on Ireland's loose rules began in 2013, according to The New York Times and the...

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017 at 07:14 AM EST

Sportswear Giant Adidas Debuts App; Snapchat Outage

Sportswear Giant Adidas Debuts App; Snapchat Outage

Sportswear giant Adidas has just launched a new app that's more than just for shopping. And Snapchat sent 173 million users into a tizzy on Monday after a worldwide outage for at least four hours.

Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 at 05:10 PM EST

A?: Apple Users Can Update Phone to Fix Glitch

A?: Apple Users Can Update Phone to Fix Glitch

Are you getting a strange symbol when you try to type the letter "I" on your iPhone?

Monday, Nov 6, 2017 at 07:11 AM EST

Uber Tackles Sex Assault Problem by Pledging $5M to Training

Uber Tackles Sex Assault Problem by Pledging $5M to Training

Uber is pledging $5 million over the next five years to seven organizations that work to prevent sexual assaults, a move aimed at helping the ride-hailing service combat its own problems as well as society as a...

Friday, Nov 3, 2017 at 08:03 AM EDT

iPhone X Hits Stores Friday; Will It Live Up to the Hype?

iPhone X Hits Stores Friday; Will It Live Up to the Hype?

The iPhone X's lush screen, facial-recognition skills and $1,000 price tag are breaking new ground in Apple's marquee product line. Now, the much-anticipated device is testing the patience of consumers and...

Thursday, Nov 2, 2017 at 08:53 PM EDT

Russia Hackers Pursued Putin Foes, Not Just US Democrats

Russia Hackers Pursued Putin Foes, Not Just US Democrats

The hackers who disrupted the U.S. presidential election last year had ambitions that stretched across the globe, targeting the emails of Ukrainian officers, Russian opposition figures, U.S. defense contractors...

Monday, Nov 6, 2017 at 08:17 PM EST

New Razer Phone Offers Gaming With Powerful Display: Review

New Razer Phone Offers Gaming With Powerful Display: Review

A new smartphone wants to raise the level of mobile gaming with a bolder display and more power. The Razer Phone, an Android smartphone, boasts a 120Hz display and a large battery to keep users energized for...

Wednesday, Nov 1, 2017 at 05:41 PM EDT

Russian-Bought Facebook Ads Released

Russian-Bought Facebook Ads Released

The U.S. House Intelligence Committee released some of the Facebook ads purchased by Russians during the 2016 presidential campaign.

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