Category: Tech

Ubers New Brazil Center Aims To Improve Safety Of Cash Transactions

SAO PAULO – Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc plans to open a 250 million-reais ($64-million) center in Brazil that will research technology to make it...

Apple Reassures Customers After Australian Media Reports Hack By Teen

SYDNEY/SAN FRANCISCO – Apple Inc APPL.O said on Friday no customer data was compromised after Australian media reported a teenager had pleaded guilty to hacking...

Uber Driver Charged With Assaulting Woman In San Francisco

An Uber driver from San Francisco is accused of picking up a woman while off-duty and sexually assaulting her, police said Thursday. Kevin Barillas-Saballas, 30, was...

More Than 1000 Google Workers Protest Censored China Search

More than a thousand Google employees have signed a letter protesting the company’s secretive plan to build a search engine that would comply with Chinese...

Us Judge Blocks Programs Letting Grand Theft Auto Players Cheat

NEW YORK – A federal judge on Thursday awarded Take-Two Interactive Software Inc, the maker of the “Grand Theft Auto” series, a preliminary injunction...

Applied Materials Weak Forecast Fans Concerns Over Chip Boom End

– Applied Materials Inc, the world’s largest supplier of equipment used to make chips, forecast current-quarter profit and revenue below Wall Street...

Australian Teen Sparks Fbi Action After Hacking Apple Media

SYDNEY – An Australian teenager has pleaded guilty to hacking into the main computer network of technology giant Apple Inc (AAPL.O), downloading big internal files...

What Google Changed In Its Location-tracking Explanation

Days after an AP investigation, Google has changed a help page that erroneously explained how its “Location History” setting works. The page now acknowledges...

Apnewsbreak Google Clarifies Location-tracking Policy

Google has revised a help page that erroneously described how its “Location History” setting works, clarifying for users that it still tracks their location...

Nvidia Forecasts Revenue Below Estimates On Weak Crypto Demand

– Nvidia Corp forecast third-quarter revenue below Wall Street estimates on Thursday, citing drying up demand in its cryptocurrency business, sending its shares...