House Committee Investigating January 6th Capitol Invasion Goes On Social Media Fishing Expedition; Companies Should Resist

Mike Masnick 2021-08-31 15:04:54 www.techdirt.com from the not-cool dept Whatever you think of what happened on January 6th, people should be concerned about the House Select Committee that is investigating those events now demanding information from various social networks.…

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T-Mobile Investigating 100 Million Subscriber Data Breach

Karl Bode 2021-08-16 15:11:41 www.techdirt.com from the whoops-a-daisy dept Another day, another massive privacy scandal. T-Mobile is purportedly investigating a massive data breach that may have revealed the personal data of more than 100 million subscribers. First reported by…

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A hacker claims to be selling data on over 100 million T-Mobile customers; the company keeps investigating

2021-08-16 12:00:00 www.techspot.com What just happened? T-Mobile is investigating claims that it suffered a major data breach in which personal information related to 100 million customers was stolen and is now up for sale. Those claiming responsibility are asking…

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T-Mobile investigating claim of stolen personal data for sale

Steven Musil 2021-08-15 15:01:00 www.cnet.com T-Mobile is looking into a claim that data stolen from its servers is being sold online. Sarah Tew/CNET T-Mobile is looking into a post on a forum that claimed to be selling the personal…

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Spain investigating Apple and Amazon over anti-competitive practices

2021-07-03 11:53:00 www.techspot.com In context: Another month, another anti-competitive investigation into Big Tech. This time, both Apple and Amazon are under the microscope in Spain, where the country's competition watchdog is looking into both companies regarding their online sale…

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DoJ and IRS reportedly investigating crypto exchange Binance

2021-05-14 08:46:00 www.techspot.com In a nutshell: Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, is under investigation by Internal Revenue Service and the Department of Justice agents who deal with money laundering and tax offenses. Binance, incorporated in the Cayman Islands…

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Apple Investigating ‘Problem’ With Podcasts App That Began April 29

Joe Rossignol 2021-05-03 14:30:40 www.macrumors.com Apple's Podcasts platform is experiencing an "outage" for some users, according to the company's system status page. "Users are experiencing a problem with this service," wrote Apple. "We are investigating and will update the…

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Dyson V15 Detect makes cleaning floors like investigating a crime scene

Chris Smith 2021-03-25 17:15:38 www.trustedreviews.com Dyson has announced the new V15 Detect vacuum cleaner, which helps users take a forensic approach to cleaning up dirt and dust. The new cordless vacuum cleaner projects an angled laser in front of…

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AMD Investigating USB Issues in 500-Series Motherboards

Joel Hruska 2021-02-23 06:51:22 feedproxy.google.com This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. AMD has launched an investigation into reports of USB problems in its 500-series motherboards and is asking affected users…

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Apple Investigating Issue With ‘Pink Squares’ Appearing on Displays Connected to M1 Mac Mini

Joe Rossignol 2021-02-21 14:08:54 www.macrumors.com In an internal memo this week, obtained by MacRumors, Apple informed service providers that it is aware of and investigating an issue that may result in "pink squares or pixels" appearing on displays connected…

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Apple investigating glass ear cups for AirPods Max

[email protected] (William Gallagher) 2021-02-16 17:01:39 appleinsider.com Glass can shatter when dropped, but Apple is investigating the use of it for future AirPods Max because it looks great — and can have better acoustic properties that aluminum. Apple's current AirPods Max…

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Government agencies begin investigating Robinhood, Reddit over GameStop stock

Oscar Gonzalez 2021-02-12 13:53:00 www.cnet.com GameStop's roller-coaster ride on the stock market has prompted government investigations. Getty Images GameStop's stock price shot through the roof in late January thanks to traders on Reddit. Now at least two government agencies are…

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Riot Games investigating its CEO over sexual harassment lawsuit

Steven Musil 2021-02-09 20:34:43 www.cnet.com Riot Games CEO Nicholas Laurent has been accused of sexual harassment by a former executive assistant. Hannah Smith/ESPAT Media for Mastercard via Getty Images Riot Games, maker of League of Legends, said Tuesday it's…

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Investigating The Galaxy S21 Ultra New OLED Emitter: Huge Efficiency Improvements

Andrei Frumusanu 2021-02-02 07:00:00 www.anandtech.com This generation of Samsung flagship devices in the Galaxy S21 line-up is quite different to that of past years, as Samsung has opted to create a much more uneven device line-up between the “standard”…

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After firing Timnit Gebru, Google is now investigating another AI researcher

Thomas Macaulay 2021-01-20 07:03:02 thenextweb.com Google has suspended the corporate account of Margaret Mitchell, Timnit Gebru’s former co-lead of the Big G’s ethical AI division, claiming she shared thousands of internal files with people outside the company. A source told…

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Apple investigating ultrasonic sensors to authenticate user voices

[email protected] (William Gallagher) 2021-01-14 08:52:48 appleinsider.com New research reveals that Apple is looking at how to make Siri detect particular voices, and also determine their location, solely through vibrations. Two newly-revealed patent applications show that Apple is investigating different…

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Investigating Performance of Multi-Threading on Zen 3 and AMD Ryzen 5000

Dr. Ian Cutress 2020-12-03 09:00:00 www.anandtech.com One of the stories around AMD’s initial generations of Zen processors was the effect of Simultaneous Multi-Threading (SMT) on performance. By running with this mode enabled, as is default in most situations, users…

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Apple Investigating Display Issues With iPhone 12 Models, Including Flickering and Green/Gray Glow

Joe Rossignol 2020-11-18 14:20:36 www.macrumors.com In an internal document obtained by MacRumors, Apple has acknowledged an issue with some iPhone 12 displays exhibiting flickering, a green or gray glow, or other unintended lighting variations under some conditions. In the…

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Apple investigating Pro Display XDR nano-texture glass for iPhone and iPad

[email protected] (William Gallagher) 2020-09-24 08:47:10 appleinsider.com Apple is researching expanding the nano-texture glass that it introduced on the Pro Display XDR, to bring the technology's benefit of greater anti-reflective properties to the iPhone or iPad "Antireflective Treatment for Textured Enclosure…

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Mozilla is investigating YouTube’s curious recommendation algorithms

2020-09-17 12:25:00 www.techspot.com Privacy first: Submitted data will be assigned to a randomly generated user ID and only Mozilla will have access to it. Furthermore, data won’t be collected during private browsing sessions and when Mozilla presents its findings…

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'Horizon Zero Dawn' devs are investigating problems with the PC version

2020-08-10 12:16:09 www.engadget.com Shortly after Horizon Zero Daybreak arrived on PC final week, gamers began reporting issues together with crashing, freezing and body price points. Now, Guerrilla Video games has acknowledged the reviews in a Steam put up and…

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Apple investigating report of a new iOS exploit being used in the wild

2020-04-22 11:43:00 www.zdnet.com Cyber-security firm ZecOps said today it discovered what appears to be exploitation attempts using a new iOS vulnerability.Apple is currently investigating the matter, and the company is preparing a security update to be made available soon.New…

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Apple investigating expansion into major health hardware

2020-04-14 07:46:33 appleinsider.com Apple's health plans now appear to extend beyond adding features to Apple Watch, or the iPhone, as it researches photomedicine techniques for use in medical cases ranging from opthalmology to surgery.This isn't something you're going to…

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