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Brace yourselves: EU's GDPR is coming

<b>Europe's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect tomorrow, on Friday, May 25.</b><p>Coming downstream over the last seven years, even if …

Lenovo Z5 sketch with nearly 100% screen-to-body ratio revealed

The week started off with a teaser from the Lenovo VP Chang Cheng who posted a corner of a notch-less Lenovo device. Now he is wrapping the week with …

MasterCard’s Server Went Down. And Twitter Users Raged Because They Couldn’t Get Their Dunkin’ Fix – Adweek

Your morning routine is sacrosanct. Deviate just a hair, and your day can spiral out of control. Consider today your hair tussled.<p>This morning, …

Advertising Industry

Your credit score may just have gotten a boost. Here's why

Effective immediately, some consumers may have a higher credit score.<p>Because of improved standards for utilizing new and existing public records, the …

Personal Finance

Goldman Sachs, Apple Team Up on New Credit Card

Card would carry the Apple Pay brand and could launch early next year<p>Apple Inc. and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. are preparing to launch a new joint credit card, a move that would deepen the technology giant’s push into its customers’ wallets and mark the Wall Street firm’s first foray into plastic.<p>The …

Goldman Sachs

Google just obliterated the worst kind of phone call

Google just killed the phone call. Well, at least a certain type.<p>At its annual developer conference, Google I/O, Google CEO Sundar Pichai wowed those …

Android News

Jony Ive opens up about Apple Watch origin and the watch he ‘admires most’ in Hodinkee interview

Apple’s top designer Jony Ive is featured in watch magazine Hodinkee this month to talk about the origins of the Apple Watch, his long-time friend and design partner Marc Newson, the future of Apple, and more.<p>The rather in-depth interview starts with Ive talking about the origin of the Apple Watch …

Apple Watch

Two more reasons I’ll never switch from the iPhone to Android

Earlier this week, I wrote a piece about why I won’t switch from the iPhone to Android anytime soon. In fact, the odds are fairly good that I’ll …

GDPR

Apple wins patent for round-faced Apple Watch, seemingly not a rejected design

Apple has today been awarded a patent for technology intended for use in a ‘circular display.’ The patent text specifically references a wristwatch as one application, and one of the illustrations looks very much like a watch …<p>The patent itself is for a particular approach to handling the …

Apple Watch

Apple confirms a serious problem with the iPhone X – and an unlikely solution

Face ID, Apple’s sophisticated 3D-sensing face recognition system, is one of the signature features of the iPhone X. It turns out, however, that Face …

Mobile Technology

Turkish hotels bring in CCTV and detectives to beat fake holiday sickness and accident claims by Brits

HOTEL owners in Turkish resorts have started employing detectives and installing cameras because they are so fed up of British tourists making dodgy …

Compensation

The most painful wasp sting in the world explained

A fear of insects is common among humans, but for some spiders, stings really can be a matter of life or death. One wasp in particular makes even the …

Nvidia just killed its controversial GeForce affiliate program

When Nvidia announced its GeForce Partner Program (GPP) just a few short weeks ago, the company pitched it as being beneficial to consumers, saying …

PC Gaming

Mastercard’s Q1 Revenue Affected by Fewer Cryptocurrency Purchases with Credit Cards

<b>There has been an ongoing “war” between Visa, Mastercard, and the cryptocurrency industry. With both major card issuers</b><b> clamping down on</b> …

Cryptocurrency

The iPhone X is the top-selling smartphone for Q1 2018 with the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus closely behind

Apple was criticized for releasing the most expensive iPhone ever, namely the iPhone X, but that didn't stop the latter taking the number one spot …

French Museum Discovers More Than Half Its Collection Is Forged

A museum in Southern France has discovered more than half its collection of paintings thought to be by a celebrated local artist are counterfeit. And investigators say that works attributed to other regional artists could also be fakes.<p>The quaint French village of Elne near the border with Spain is …

Art

France seizes France.com from man who’s had it since ‘94, so he sues

Jean-Noël Frydman: "If it happened to me, it can happen to anyone."<p>A French-born American has now sued his home country because, he claims, the …

France

Turkey Cumhuriyet trial: 13 newspaper staff convicted over coup

<b>A Turkish court has sentenced 13 journalists to prison on terrorism charges, in a case that has sparked global outrage over press freedom.</b><p>The journalists were employees of the opposition Cumhuriyet newspaper, which had taken a strong line against the Turkish government.<p>Three of the journalists on …

North Africa

Behind the scenes with the hackers who unlocked the Nintendo Switch

"The best way to get a chip security audited is to put it in a game console"<p>For end users, Monday's public disclosure of the Fusée Gelée exploit will …

Information Security

Nvidia's AI reconstructs partially erased images with jaw-dropping accuracy

Nvidia this week unveiled its newest AI breakthrough in the form of a mind-blowing computer vision technique that can ‘inpaint’ parts of an image that have been deleted or modified. If you’re thinking Photoshop already does this, think again. This is something you have to see to believe.<p>“Europe's …

Deep Learning

Freezing fat cells: Noninvasive fat reduction procedures gaining in popularity

The majority of cosmetic procedures performed in the United States last year -- more than 15.7 million of the overall 17.5 million -- were considered …

Turkey's Erdogan says U.S. should look at its own actions if it wants jailed pastor freed

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan said the United States should look at its own actions if it wants the return of an American Christian pastor who has been jailed in Turkey for suspected links to a 2016 failed coup.<p>Erdogan made the comment in a live interview with broadcaster NTV.<p>Andrew …

South Asia

Bully Hunters anti-harassment campaign shuts down as criticism mounts

Bully Hunters was unveiled last week as a program aimed at combating the harassment and abuse of women in online games, a worthwhile idea that raised …

PC Gaming

Russian hackers mass-exploit routers in homes, govs, and infrastructure

The hacks steal passwords and clear the way for future attacks, officials warn.<p>Hackers working on behalf of the Russian government are compromising …

Cybersecurity

NVIDIA GPP Opposition Grows, HP & Dell Refuse to Join, Intel Considering Legal Action

NVIDIA’s highly controversial and allegedly anti-competitive GeForce Partner Program is being met with significant opposition from the world’s …

NVIDIA GTX 1180, GTX 1170 Launching Around July, Hynix GDDR6 Production Schedule Reveals

NVIDIA’s next generation family of graphics cards will debut as the GeForce 11 series around July, one memory supplier has revealed. The new family …

FTC & EU Commission Zero in on NVIDIA GPP Calls for Investigation & Complaints

NVIDIA’s GPP can’t seem to find its way out of the headlines. The highly controversial GeForce Partner Program debuted in the public eye after Kyle …

Apple Sued an Independent iPhone Repair Shop Owner and Lost

Apple said an unauthorized repair shop owner in Norway violated its trademark by using aftermarket iPhone parts, but a court decided in favor of the shop owner.<p>Last year, Apple’s lawyers sent Henrik Huseby, the owner of a small electronics repair shop in Norway, a letter demanding that he …

Russia to suspend nuclear, rocket cooperation with America, ban US tobacco & alcohol – draft law

Russian lawmakers have drafted a bill suspending cooperation with US companies in the nuclear, missile and aircraft-building spheres, as well as …

Apple Watch caught new mother's life-threatening thyroid condition

Apple Watch caught new mother's life-threatening thyroid condition - even though she had NO symptoms<p><b>Heather Hendershot, 25, bought an Apple Watch to</b> …

Apple Watch