Category: News and Press

News and Press

LG may not be ready to supply Apple with any OLED iPhone screens this year

April 20, 2018

Via: Pocket Now

The consensus among mobile industry pundits, analysts and insiders is that Apple will be unveiling two new OLED iPhones in the fall, following in the footsteps of last year’s single “all-screen” model, which marked the long-anticipated debut of the popular […]

News and Press

Facebook wants to build its own processors for AI devices

April 19, 2018

Via: Boy Genius

Facebook is the latest titan in the tech business to manifest interest in manufacturing its own processors, a practice that’s increasingly popular. Apple was one of the first companies to manufacture its own silicon, and its iPhone chips have been […]

News and Press

Facebook Privacy Issues Grow As CEO Confirms It Also Collects Non-User Data

April 16, 2018

Via: Pymnts

As concerns over Facebook’s privacy issues mount, it’s been revealed that the social media site is also collecting the data of non-users. According to Reuters, CEO Mark Zuckerberg admitted under questioning that Facebook also collects “data of people who have […]

News and Press

Consumer Watchdog Wants More Than Regulation For Facebook

April 12, 2018

Via: Pymnts

Consumer Watchdog has called on Congress to enact legislation that would protect consumers’ online privacy in the wake of Facebook’s data scandal. “Facebook has a longtime record of violating privacy, making a show of apologizing, and then going forward to […]

News and Press

Apple To Give Intel Chips The Boot In 2020

April 3, 2018

Via: Pymnts

Sources are saying that Apple could begin using its own chips in Mac computers as early as 2020, which would mean cutting ties with current chipmaker Intel. According to Bloomberg, the initiative, code named Kalamata, is still in the early […]

App security, Applications, News and Press

Facebook’s new privacy scandal has come at the worst possible time for the company

March 26, 2018

Via: Bussinessinsider

Facebook has yet another privacy scandal on its hands, its second in two weeks. This time, the company is being criticised for storing logs of message and calls of some of its users who signed into Facebook using its Android […]

News and Press, Products, Tablets

Apple’s ‘field trip’ event aims iPad at Chromebook territory

March 23, 2018


Five years ago, Apple appeared to own the education market. Its iPad was selling like crazy, and Apple partnered with major publishers to digitize their textbooks. Many schools bought the tablet — most notably, Apple won a $1.3 billion deal […]

App security, Applications, News and Press

Facebook data-mining fallout continues with lawsuit and privacy petition

March 21, 2018

Via: 9to5Mac

The fallout from the Facebook privacy controversy continues. After it was revealed that a firm of political consultants carried out a data-harvesting exercise disguised as a personality quiz, the latest developments include a lawsuit and a Mozilla-led petition for privacy […]

News and Press

What is microLED and why does Apple want to use the tech?

March 20, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

News broke recently that Apple may soon start making its own displays. Surprisingly, however, these won’t be OLED or LED-backlit LCDs. Instead, Apple is eyeing an emerging display tech that supposedly trumps both in terms of brightness, color accuracy, and […]

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Facebook was kicked out of Cambridge Analytica’s office while trying to ‘secure evidence’

March 20, 2018

Via: Mashable

The Cambridge Analytica saga has taken yet another dramatic and frankly alarming turn. Facebook sent a “digital forensics team” into Cambridge Analytica’s (CA) London office on Monday evening in an attempt to “secure evidence,” only to be kicked out following […]