Even humans drive better than Tesla’s automatic pilot
Published in Transportation

 

Consumer Reports warning

Consumer Reports has rubbished a new feature on Tesla cars which will allow them to change lanes automatically saying that it doesn’t work very well and could create potential safety risks for drivers.

Apple makes a slow-down pledge
Published in Mobiles
Thursday, 23 May 2019 11:55

Apple makes a slow-down pledge

 

If our update makes your phone worse, we will tell you

A UK consumer watchdog has growled until Apple has agreed to notify consumers if future iOS software updates slow down or change the performance of an iPhone.

ESET researchers find more clues about Fancy Bear
Published in News

 

Working out the outfits strange moves

Boffins at the ESET R&D centre in Montreal have just published findings on their latest investigation into the infamous Sednit Group.

Brits do not get GDPR
Published in News
Thursday, 23 May 2019 11:47

Brits do not get GDPR

 

A year on and two surveys show they are clueless

Despite having had a year to adjust to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), firms still use the same day to day practices to secure personal data. Research conducted by global security company ESET, and Kingston Digital, showed that businesses practise similar methods to safeguard data used by their employees as they did pre GDPR era.

Intel is back on top
Published in News
Wednesday, 22 May 2019 11:20

Intel is back on top


Samsung is a number two again

Chipzilla is back to being the number one semiconductor maker after knocking Samsung off the top slot.

Nokia hopes to make a buck out of Huawei ban
Published in Network

 

Thanks, Donald

Nokia Chief Executive Rajeev Suri said the company could benefit from a US clampdown on Chinese rival Huawei as the race to roll out 5G services heats up.

Ymobile delays Huawei P30 Lite launch
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 22 May 2019 11:13

Ymobile delays Huawei P30 Lite launch


Fears of US restrictions

Japanese telco SoftBank's low-cost mobile brand Ymobile said on Wednesday it would delay the launch of Huawei P30 Lite smartphone, following the imposition of trade restrictions on the Chinese manufacturer by Washington.

Sony not giving up on smartphones
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 22 May 2019 11:08

Sony not giving up on smartphones


Tells investors to go forth and multiply

Sony has told its investors that it will not be giving up on smartphones, despite them thinking that it is a waste of cash and effort.

Mozilla’s Firefox gets even faster
Published in News
Wednesday, 22 May 2019 11:02

Mozilla’s Firefox gets even faster

 

Scratches the itch for new improvements

Mozilla today launched Firefox 67 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android which doubles down on performance and privacy.

Microsoft calls for GDPR for US
Published in News
Wednesday, 22 May 2019 10:59

Microsoft calls for GDPR for US

 

EU showed the way

Microsoft Corporate Vice President and Deputy General Counsel Julie Brill has called for the US to adopt a similar sort of privacy regulation to the EU.