PayPal Faces Lawsuit For Freezing Customer Accounts and Funds

Three PayPal users who've allegedly had their accounts frozen and funds taken by the company without explanation have filed a federal lawsuit against the online payment service. From a report: The plaintiffs -- two users from California and one from.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJan 14th, 2022

How to Remove Followers on Twitter

Removing followers on Twitter—especially when they’re span accounts or some such unwanted profiles—is a very simple process. Even though there’s no direct, absolute feature that says ‘remove followers’ as such, there is still another feat.....»»

Category: topSource:  techrecipesRelated News3 hr. 51 min. ago

49ers vs Packers live stream: how to watch NFL playoff game online

Here's how to get a San Francisco 49ers vs Green Bay Packers live stream and watch the NFL playoffs from anywhere, as Aaron Rodgers faces his kryptonite in the divisionals......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated News4 hr. 58 min. ago

Star Trek: Picard Season 2 Trailer Sees the Return of Some Familiar Faces

The full trailer for Star Trek: Picard Season 2 is here and features familiar faces like Whoopi Goldberg's Guinan and John de Lancie's Q.Paramount+ has released a new trailer for the upcoming Star Trek: Picard Season 2, which is set to premiere on Ma.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News21 hr. 25 min. ago

8 Houseplants to Keep You Healthy this Winter

Winter has arrived and freezing outdoor temperatures have forced many people to spend an extended amount of time indoors. This can leave your home feeling stale, causing allergies and other illnesses such as the flu to occur. Purify your home during.....»»

Category: topSource:  tapscapeRelated News21 hr. 25 min. ago

Google Could Face Class-Action Lawsuit Over Free G Suite Legacy Account Shutdown

On Wednesday, Google announced that it is getting rid of the G Suite legacy free edition, "which allowed those that snuck in before 2012 to get free Google apps services tied to a custom domain rather than Gmail," reports Android Police. Since a lot.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News21 hr. 26 min. ago

Merck Wins Cyber-insurance Lawsuit Related To NotPetya Attack

A New Jersey court has ruled in favor of Merck in a lawsuit the pharmaceutical company filed against its insurer, Ace American, which declined to cover the losses caused by the NotPetya ransomware attack. From a report: The NotPetya incident, which t.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Google Asks Judge To Dismiss Most of Texas Antitrust Lawsuit

Alphabet's Google asked a federal judge on Friday to dismiss the majority of an antitrust lawsuit filed by Texas and other states that accused the search giant of abusing its dominance of the online advertising market. Reuters reports: Google said in.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Microsoft-Activision deal gives merger speculators a new darling

Microsoft logo is seen on a smartphone placed on displayed Activision Blizzard logo in this illustration taken January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/IllustrationHedge funds, which make profits by speculating on precarious takeovers, got a treat this w.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

James Webb Space Telescope about to attempt next crucial step

Following its launch last month, the James Webb Space Telescope now faces another crucial step ahead of its work to explore deep space......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Google Hires PayPal Vet to Reset Strategy After Its Banking Retreat

Alphabet's Google has hired former PayPal executive Arnold Goldberg to run its payments division and set a new course for the business after it scrapped a push into banking. Bloomberg reports: The move is part of a broader strategy to team up with a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Industry watch: Number of US$10 billion Taiwan IT firms up to 17, contributing 2/3 of total industry revenue

At present, there are 801 publicly listed IT companies in Taiwan, with 395 in the main board of the stock exchange market and 406 in over-the-counter market. Since most of the major players have been raising operating funds through the open market, w.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

Singapore electronics manufacturing industry faces challenges

Singapore could face challenges in sustaining its economic revival spurred by strong global demand for electronic products and semiconductors in 2021, according to industry analysts......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022 CEO Confirms Hundreds of Accounts Were Hacked

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Verge: The CEO of cryptocurrency exchange, Kris Marszalek, has finally confirmed that hundreds of user accounts were indeed compromised by hackers and had funds stolen as a result, though detail.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 20th, 2022

Snapchat announces new parental controls to limit friend suggestions for teenagers

Snapchat on Tuesday announced that new parental controls are coming soon to the social network. According to the company, there will be options to limit friend suggestions for teen users so that adult strangers won’t find these accounts easily.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Apple faces multiple iPhone patent infringement lawsuits as Ericsson licenses expire

Ericsson has filed multiple iPhone patent infringement claims against Apple in two separate US lawsuits. In all, the company claims that Apple has infringed 12 patents, including ones relating to 5G. It’s believed that Ericsson is seeking an i.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Phishers go after business email credentials by impersonating U.S. DOL

Phishers are trying to harvest credentials for Office 365 or other business email accounts by impersonating the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), Inky‘s researchers have warned. The ploy? The DOL is ostensibly inviting companies to submit “.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsJan 19th, 2022

Pandemic disruption to PhD research is bad for society and the economy, but there are solutions

Every year thousands of students enroll in Ph.D. degrees at universities in New Zealand. The government funds their degrees because the advanced knowledge and innovations they develop benefit our economy and society......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 18th, 2022

Report: Apple’s first AR/VR headset faces delays

The delay is attributed to problems with "overheating, cameras, and software." Enlarge / The "Sword of Damocles" head-mounted display, the original augmented reality headset, circa 1968. (credit: Ivan Sutherland) Apple may del.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJan 17th, 2022

Law Enforcement Agencies Recruit Rare People Who are "Super-Recognizers" of Faces

An anonymous reader shared this report on "Super-Recognizers" from a series of articles in the Guardian called "Meet the Superhumans." As a child, Yenny Seo often surprised her mother by pointing out a stranger in the grocery store, remarking it was.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 16th, 2022

Meta"s Oculus Unit Faces FTC-Led Probe of Competition Practices

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission and multiple states are investigating Meta's virtual reality unit Oculus over potential anti-competitive practices. Bloomberg reports: The FTC and a group of states led by New York have quizzed outside developers tha.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 15th, 2022