‘Fallout 76’ deals with trolls by making them part of the game , When Bethesda mentioned that Fallout 76 was an online game, you could hear alarm bells ringing in fans’ heads. How were they going to deal with the inevitable trolls who come in to ruin other players’ fun?Read More →


Earlier this week, Samsung officially announced its Bixby-powered smart speaker – the Galaxy Home. The design is certainly interesting, as its three legs and curved frame sets it apart from most competing products. Continue Reading . . . https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/08/11/things-galaxy-home-speaker-looks-like/Read More →

Police expose SIM card hijacking ring, There’s a good chance you’ve had to ask your carrier for a SIM swap, whether it’s to replace a faulty card or to switch to another size (say, from micro SIM to nano SIM). Crooks, however, are increasingly abusing those swaps to steal fromRead More →

Bethesda threatens lawsuit over sale of secondhand game, You can legally resell your personal games in the US under the First Sale Doctrine, which allows resales of copyrighted media like discs so long as you don’t modify them in any substantial way. However, Bethesda doesn’t think that applies if theRead More →

Facebook Messenger Exec David Marcus Leaves Coinbase Board, Fueling Speculation About Cryptocurrency Plans, Facebook Messenger Exec David Marcus Leaves Coinbase Board, Fueling Speculation About Cryptocurrency Plans  Fortune Facebook’s blockchain boss David Marcus is leaving cryptocurrency startup Coinbase’s board  Business Insider Something’s Brewing at Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Division  CCN Facebook’s Marcus Steps Down From CoinbaseRead More →

Tesla will open its security code to other car manufacturers, Tesla might just get into the habit of releasing source code for its in-car tech. Elon Musk has signaled his intention to post the source code for Tesla’s car security software, letting any automaker roll it into their own machines.Read More →

Amazon may have to drop next-day delivery claim in UK, Amazon’s failure to deliver hundreds of people’s parcels in the UK on time last year might have huge repercussions on the way it does its business in the region. According to The Times, UK’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) plans toRead More →

‘Fortnite’ Android beta invitations open to non-Samsung devices , Samsung’s Fortnite mini exclusive didn’t last quite as long as expected. The 9to5Google team has noticed that, as promised, you can both sign up for an invitation and pre-install the beta directly through Epic’s website. You’ll still have to wait for…Read More →

The new miners: Wave of crypto mining at colleges, businesses raising hacking concerns, The new miners: Wave of crypto mining at colleges, businesses raising hacking concerns  CNBC Full coverage , Continue reading . . . , , https://news.google.com/news/rss/headlines/section/q/cryptocurrency/cryptocurrency?ned=us&hl=en&gl=US, cryptocurrency – Google News, Google News , https://ssl.gstatic.com/news-static/gnrss.png, ,Read More →

Tesla hires key Volvo designer to style future EVs, If you feel that Tesla needs to shake up the increasingly familiar design of its electric cars, you might be in for a treat. Auto Express and Electrek have learned that Tesla recently hired Ian Kettle, the former Volvo designer whoRead More →

Twitter bans far-right group Proud Boys ahead of Washington rally, Just because Twitter is reluctant to take action against some of its more malicious users doesn’t mean it isn’t cracking down against others. Twitter has confirmed to BuzzFeed News that it banned the accounts of the far-right group Proud BoysRead More →

Ask Engadget: Do I buy, build… or both?, The support shared among readers in the comments section is one of the things we love most about the Engadget community. Over the years, we’ve known you to offer sage advice on everything from Chromecasts and cameras to drones and smartphones. InRead More →

Democratic National Committee serves Wikileaks a summons on Twitter, You’ll have to be creative to serve a secretive online organization like Wikileaks whose founder is hiding out in a foreign embassy. It definitely became an issue for the Democratic National Committee, which filed a multi-million dollar lawsuit again… , ContinueRead More →

Computer Programmers Get New Tech Ethics Code, The guidelines come from the Association for Computing Machinery — Read more on ScientificAmerican.com , Continue reading . . . Cherri M. Pancake, , http://rss.sciam.com/sciam/technology, Scientific American: Technology, Science news and technology updates from Scientific American , https://static.scientificamerican.com/sciam/assets/Image/newsletter/salogo.png, ,Read More →

Lenovo Flex 11 (2018) review: A two-in-one that’s inexpensive without feeling cheap – CNET , Lenovo’s latest 360-degree hybrid keeps costs down but makes for a decent laptop and tablet on-the-go. , Continue reading . . . Justin Jaffe, , https://www.cnet.com/g00/3_c-6bbb.hsjy.htr_/c-6RTWJUMJZX77x24myyux78x3ax2fx2fbbb.hsjy.htrx2fwx78x78x2fwjanjbx78x2f_$/$/$/$?i10c.ua=1&i10c.dv=14, CNET Reviews – Most Recent Reviews, CNET brings youRead More →