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Sweden Drops Julian Assange Rape Investigation

rmdingler writes: "Sweden is dropping its investigation into WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on rape allegations, according to a prosecution statement released Friday," reports CNN. "Assange, who has always denied wrongdoing, has been holed up at th.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMay 19th, 2017

Essential Phone is now available to pre-order on Sprint

Andy Rubin's phone drops next week, and if you want it on a carrier, you can pre-order starting right now. Andy Rubin's Essential Phone is now up for pre-order on Sprint, bringing the highly anticipated (and delayed) device to its only US.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Ukraine Hacker Cooperating With FBI In Russia Probe, Says Report

schwit1 shares a report from The Hill: A hacker in Ukraine who goes by the online alias "Profexer" is cooperating with the FBI in its investigation of Russian interference in the U.S. presidential election, The New York Times is reporting. Profexer,.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Congressmen call for investigation of FCC cyberattack claims

The FCC has claimed that the site it uses to collect public comment on its plans to roll back net neutrality rules was taken down by a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack instead of crippled by a massive number of commenters brought.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Ford settles racial, sexual harassment probe for $10.1 million

Ford agreed to pay $10 million to settle sexual and racial harassment allegations by workers at two Chicago plants, resolving an investigation by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Oracle Transaction En-queue Waits and Locked Objects

Sometimes it's possible to track down an object causing an en-queue wait from an ASH report. Read on to see how such an investigation begins and what information may be available......»»

Category: databaseSource:  databasejournalRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Cloudflare drops Daily Stormer after being provoked

Neo-nazi website Daily Stormer has had its Cloudflare account terminated after provoking the company by, in part, claiming that it secretly supported their racist ideologies. The move is a controversial one, and not one the company made lightly. Ques.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Texas Republicans will now require women to carry "rape insurance" if they need abortions

HB 214 signed into law by Texas Governor Greg Abbott [R], bans abortion coverage from all public and private health insurance plans, and mandates that abortion insurance be sold as a separate product to women who are concerned that they'll need an a.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Amazon ads for mystery junk defy explanation

William Turton took note of the bizarre ads for inexplicable items — mysterious geometric forms, molded plastic thingies, confusing wooden components — and investigated. Thankfully, his investigation goes no-where, leaving us in the specu.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Could Malware Expert Blow the Whistle on DNC Hack?

A computer programmer who created malware used to hack the Democratic National Committee during the 2016 U.S. presidential race has become a cooperating witness in the FBI's investigation into the historic DNC breach, according to The New York Times......»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Ford agrees to settle racial, sexual harassment investigation for $10.1 million

Ford agreed to pay $10 million to settle sexual and racial harassment allegations by workers at two Chicago plants, resolving an investigation by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

GM creditor trust drops settlement with plaintiffs; GM avoids $1 billion stock transfer

A trust that holds many GM liabilities from before its 2009 bankruptcy has canceled a settlement that sought to force the automaker to pay $1 billion in shares to resolve millions of claims......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Latest Chrome Beta Update Drops the Address Bar to the Bottom by Default

The moving of the address bar in Chrome has now passed from Dev to Beta, thanks to the latest Chrome Beta update on Android. This change first showed up a couple of months back in Chrome Dev, but the thing with Dev builds is you never know if Dev ch.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

FCC’s claim that it was hit by DDoS should be investigated, lawmakers say

FCC hasn't shown proof that it was attacked, Democrats say in call for probe. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Kheng ho Toh) Two Democratic members of Congress today called for an independent investigation into the Federal Communications Commi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Democrats want investigation of net neutrality comment system outage

FCC hasn't shown proof that it was attacked, Democrats say in call for probe. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Kheng ho Toh) Two Democratic members of Congress today called for an independent investigation into the Federal Communications Commi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

"Bachelor in Paradise" castmate believes race worked against him, invokes Charlottesville, Trump

Before the 2017 season had even finished filming, Bachelor in Paradise was making headlines. After an alleged sexual encounter between castmates DeMario Jackson and Corinne Olympios halted filming in Mexico, an investigation determined that there was.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Ford agrees to settle $10.1 million in racial, sexual harassment investigation

Ford agreed to pay $10.1 million to settle sexual and racial harassment allegations by workers at two Chicago plants, resolving an investigation by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Ericsson Is Planning To Cut 25,000 Jobs in Brutal Response To Crisis, Report Says

An anonymous reader shares a report: Multinational telecom operator Ericsson -- which carries 40% of the world's mobile traffic on its networks and is Sweden's second largest company by revenue -- reported another disappointing quarter last month. As.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Report From the Extraordinary General Meeting in Haldex

STOCKHOLM, Aug 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Haldex held an Extraordinary General Meeting on August 17 in Stockholm, Sweden. The general meeting resolved in accordance with the proposal by Knorr-Bremse, which in its entirety has been included in the.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Daily Stormer: Cloudflare drops neo-Nazi site

Cloudflare no longer protects the Daily Stormer from distributed denial of service attacks......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

He Beat Her Gives Players Five Minutes To Change A Guilty Verdict

He Beat Her drops players in the last five minutes of an abuse case, tasking them with asking the right questions to turn the verdict around. Read He Beat Her Gives Players Five Minutes To Change A Guilty Verdict on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated NewsAug 16th, 2017