Policy

Facebook may face multi-billion dollar fine for Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook may face multi-billion dollar fine for Cambridge Analytica scandal

2 days ago   |   Ars Technica   |   2 articles

Enlarge Facebook may have to pay a multi-billion dollar fine for violating its users' privacy, or face a lawsuit from the Federal Trade Commission. The FTC has been...
Read more ...

NJ AG: Takedown notice that led to new gun-file lawsuit came from Slovakia-not us

NJ AG: Takedown notice that led to new gun-file lawsuit came from Slovakia-not us

2 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / Hmm, those don't seem to be the same thing. Last week , it appeared Defense Distributed's battle against the State of New Jersey over a recently enacted "ghost gun...
Read more ...

Is getting multi-gadget insurance worth the money?

Is getting multi-gadget insurance worth the money?

2 days ago   |   Tech Radar

According to predictions by eighties sci-fi movies we should all be cyborgs with bionic eyes and robo legs by now. While that might not be the case, we certainly are carrying a...
Read more ...

Coal-plant closure in national spotlight moves ahead after TVA board vote

Coal-plant closure in national spotlight moves ahead after TVA board vote

2 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / A coal train passes beside two cooling towers during unloading operations at the Tennessee Valley Authority Paradise Fossil Plant in Paradise, Kentucky, on Tuesday...
Read more ...

Google Lays Down Framework For Smart Regulation Of Illegal Content

2 days ago   |   Android Headlines

Earlier this year, Google blogged about how it plans to support smart regulation and policy innovation this year and now the company has delved deeper into smart regulation in...
Read more ...

California Governor Wants Big Tech To Pay Consumers For Harvested Data

2 days ago   |   Android Headlines

California may be on the verge of kickstarting yet another unprecedented legislative effort after Governor Gavin Newsom said that his team has already been instructed to...
Read more ...

JPMorgan is creating a cryptocurrency pegged to the dollar

JPMorgan is creating a cryptocurrency pegged to the dollar

2 days ago   |   Ars Technica

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon. JPMorgan Chase is developing a new cryptocurrency called JPM Coin whose value will be tied to the US dollar, the bank said on Thursday. The new...
Read more ...

Ajit Pai orders phone companies to adopt new anti-robocall tech in 2019

Ajit Pai orders phone companies to adopt new anti-robocall tech in 2019

2 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / FCC Chairman Ajit Pai at The American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research on May 5, 2017 in Washington, DC. The Federal Communications Commission will...
Read more ...

Backlash forces Amazon to scrap NY expansion

Backlash forces Amazon to scrap NY expansion

3 days ago   |   Ars Technica   |   4 articles

Enlarge / Jeff Bezos, founder and chief executive of Amazon.com, in May 2018. Amazon is canceling its controversial plan to build a new corporate campus in the Long Island...
Read more ...

Hackers used Apple tech to put malicious apps on iPhones

Hackers used Apple tech to put malicious apps on iPhones

3 days ago   |   Tech Radar   |   2 articles

Software pirates have figured out how to bypass Apple's App Store to distribute hacked versions of popular paid apps including Spotify, Angry Birds, Pokemon Go, Minecraft and...
Read more ...


Register you to post on Phone Mag

Free Registration

LG V50 ThinQ Breaks Cover In Leaked Render

LG V50 ThinQ Breaks Cover In Leaked Render

Samsung may be hogging the limelight these days due to the upcoming Galaxy S10 launch but many of its rivals will be headed to Barcelona in the following week to show off their... Read more ...

Award-winning city building board game Suburbia goes free on Android and...

Award-winning city building board game Suburbia goes free on Android and iOS, deal ends today!

Product nameLocationPriceOffer ends inSuburbia city building board gameGoogle Play; App Store$6.99 -> Free7 hours Download for Android | iOS If you're looking for an awesome... Read more ...

Sunday Deals: Get the Complete Adobe Mastery Bundle Lifetime Access, Save 98%

Sunday Deals: Get the Complete Adobe Mastery Bundle Lifetime Access, Save 98%

We have a great deal for our readers on the Complete Adobe Mastery Bundle Lifetime Access in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today, you can save 98% off the normal price. The... Read more ...

How to watch Melbourne Stars vs Renegades: live stream Big Bash final 2019...

How to watch Melbourne Stars vs Renegades: live stream Big Bash final 2019 from anywhere

Well what are the chances? After two months of awe-inspiring Twenty20 cricket Down Under, two Melbourne-based teams have made the grand final of the 2019 Big Bash. It takes... Read more ...

10 reasons why I'm not excited about the Samsung Galaxy S10

10 reasons why I'm not excited about the Samsung Galaxy S10

Samsung Unpacked is only a few days away where the company will reveal the Galaxy S10 to the world. There has been no shortage of leaks over the past few weeks to a point where... Read more ...

The best Presidents' Day sales 2019: a guide to the best deals so far

The best Presidents' Day sales 2019: a guide to the best deals so far

Presidents' Day sales are officially here and that means savings and deals on TVs, mattresses, appliances and more throughout the long holiday weekend from a plethora of... Read more ...

Deal: Grab a new Sharp 50-inch 4K Smart TV for $280 at Best Buy, save $100 !

Deal: Grab a new Sharp 50-inch 4K Smart TV for $280 at Best Buy, save $100 !

ProductLocationItem Condition PriceSharp 50" Smart - 4K UHD TV with HDR Roku TVBest BuyNew$380 -> $280 Buy Here A 50-inch Sharp 4K LED Smart TV is available at a very alluring... Read more ...

(Update: New black color, fall release rumors) AirPods 2: Everything we know...

(Update: New black color, fall release rumors) AirPods 2: Everything we know about the followup to Apple's truly wireless earbuds

AirPods were originally released in December of 2016, which means it has been over 2 years since they first hit the market. The truly wireless earbuds from Apple have proven to... Read more ...

JBL's powerful 3.1/5.1-Channel wireless soundbar & subwoofer systems are...

JBL's powerful 3.1/5.1-Channel wireless soundbar & subwoofer systems are $100 off, deal ends today!

ProductLocationItem ConditionPriceDeal ends in:JBL 450W 3.1-Channel wireless soundbar & subwoofer system Woot New $499.99-> $399.99 13 hoursJBL 510W 5.1-Channel wireless... Read more ...

How to find and subscribe to Mobile Nation shows in the Podcasts app

How to find and subscribe to Mobile Nation shows in the Podcasts app

Looking for some fun entertainment in your Podcasts app? You should check out our great Mobile Nations shows! We love podcasts here at iMore! We find them informative... Read more ...