Royal Jordanian Airlines Bans Use of Electronics After US Voices Security "Concerns"

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Verge: Royal Jordanian airlines banned the use of electronics on flights servicing the U.S. after government officials here expressed concerns. Details are scant, but CNN is reporting that other carriers b.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMar 20th, 2017

Foxconn, Sharp to invest in micro LED R&D

Sharp disclosed it will invest US$7 million to take a 31.82% stake in eLux, a US-based start-up business engaged in R&D of micro LED technology and its application to displays. Sharp's majority shareholder, Foxconn Electronics, said its subsidiary Cy.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News51 min. ago

Taiwan market: Samsung Pay launched

Samsung Electronics formally launched Samsung Pay on May 23 in Taiwan after a three-week trial operation of the smartphone-based e-payment services in cooperation with seven local banks......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News51 min. ago

Apple iPhone 9 Tops The Rumour Mill

There is no end to rumours right? We can definitely bet on it especially after witnessing the latest Apple iPhone rumour. Well, that’s because, this rumour is about Apple iPhone 9 which may be released in 2018. Yes, we know that we have yet to see.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News1 hr. 30 min. ago

Meet Stan, a robot that can pick up your car and park it for you

Stan is a robot that wants to park your car for you. The innovative system powering Stan has the potential to utterly transform how large parking lots use space, making them far more efficient than they are now. The post Meet Stan, a robot that can p.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 31 min. ago

Sense Home Energy Monitor review

How inefficient is your fridge? What’s the biggest energy suck in your home? The Sense Home Energy Monitor can tell you all in an easy-to-use app -- and hopefully help you lower your electric bill. The post Sense Home Energy Monitor review appeared.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 7 min. ago

Is Nationalism Working Its Way into Security Product Decision Making?

This IDC Market Note examines the impact that rising geopolitical tensions could have in making IT purchasing decisions. While enterprise purchasing decisions generally don't factor in the vendor's or product's provenance, it's entirely feasible that.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News8 hr. 31 min. ago

Implications for SPs Arising from Smart Home Solutions in Mature Asia/Pacific (Excluding Japan) Markets

Smart homes are an important growth segment driven by large-scale adoption of internet of things (IoT). The total spending on smart home–related use cases within the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) (APEJ) region is expected to become US$55 billion b.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News8 hr. 31 min. ago

Uber Plans Millions In Back Pay After Shorting NYC Drivers

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Bloomberg: Uber Technologies Inc. said it underpaid its New York City drivers by improperly calculating the company's share of passenger fares, and will pay out an average of $900 per driver in restitution, co.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 15 min. ago

Target to Pay $18.5 Million to 47 States in Security Breach Settlement

The agreement, which includes the District of Columbia, ends an investigation into how hackers obtained information about tens of millions of people in 2013......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News9 hr. 15 min. ago

Nissan finance ordered to pay ex-dealer $256 million for fraud

After years of legal wrangling, ex-Nissan dealer Mike Kahn has been awarded $256 million by a jury against Nissan Motor Acceptance Corp......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News9 hr. 43 min. ago

Wikimedia wins small victory in challenge to NSA “Upstream” spying

“This surveillance will finally face badly needed scrutiny in our public courts.” Enlarge (credit: Noj Han) The Wikimedia Foundation has won another day in court challenging the National Security Agency over the government's so-called "Ups.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 43 min. ago

IKEA"s affordable smart lights will dim with your voice

Last month, IKEA launched its own line of low-cost smart lighting, called TRÅDFRI, and up until now, users have had to rely on a remote control or a proprietary app to use the product. But no longer. Today, the Swedish retailer announ.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News10 hr. 58 min. ago

Verizon CEO confirms it is preparing its own live-TV streaming service

Verizon is planning to use its acquisition of Yahoo and AOL -- and the nearly 1.3 billion users that come with them -- to launch its own live-TV streaming service, just in case you wanted yet another option. The post Verizon CEO confirms it is prepar.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 hr. 59 min. ago

Navy Looks to Replenish Tomahawk Stockpile After Syria, Yemen Strikes

The Navy’s request of $8.5 billion to cover overseas contingency operations in fiscal 2018 will include funding for 66 Tactical Tomahawk cruise missiles to replace... The Navy’s request of $8.5 billion to cover overseas contingency op.....»»

Category: securitySource:  defensetechRelated News12 hr. 7 min. ago

38% off Inateck USB 3.0 to IDE/SATA Hard Drive Adapter - Deal Alert

This USB 3.0 adapter from Inateck can interface with up to three drives simultaneously. It is compatible with 2.5"/3.5" IDE/SATA hard drives and 5.25" IDE/SATA CD/DVD drives, and features a one-touch backup function. Use it to read an old internal.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News12 hr. 14 min. ago

Breaking the iris scanner locking Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is laughably easy

The “future standard for phone authentication” is not ready for mainstream use. Enlarge (credit: Chaos Computer Club) Hackers have broken the iris-based authentication in Samsung's Galaxy S8 smartphone in an easy-to-execute attack that's a.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News12 hr. 15 min. ago

Dodge puts a price tag on 2018 Challenger SRT Demon

Get your pocketbooks ready. After lots of speculation, pricing on the Dodge Demon will start at $86,090 with the destination charge and a gas guzzler tax......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News12 hr. 23 min. ago

Storm damage forces cargo diversion at Laredo border crossing

Auto parts deliveries to manufacturers and suppliers have been delayed at the Laredo, Texas, port of entry after heavy storms and flash floods on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News12 hr. 59 min. ago


Treehouse is fun to use and easy to follow for budding coders. Just keep an eye on costs, since you're paying month-to-month......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News13 hr. 43 min. ago

Splunk on SOAPA (part 1)

I’ve written a lot about ESG’s security operations and analytics platform architecture (SOAPA).  SOAPA is happening because enterprise organizations are surrounding SIEM with lots of other security analytics and operations tools to accelerate.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldRelated News13 hr. 58 min. ago