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US Senator Tables Bill to Ban Loot Boxes & Microtransactions

Senator Proposes Lootbox & Microtransaction Ban I’m not entirely certain when this actually happened, but today both loot boxes and microtransactions are seemingly ...

May 9, 2019 at 10:04 am by
US Officials Plugged in Alleged Spy's Malware USB into Their PCs

Student Pleads Guilty to Destroying PCs with ‘USB Killer’

USB Killer When I was at college (many years ago now) I used to remember the look of shock and horror that would come onto the faces of the IT technicians when you’d ...

April 18, 2019 at 11:27 am by

The World’s Biggest Plane Takes Successful Flight!

Stratolaunch Takes Flight! There are very few aeroplanes in the world that require six jet engines to get them into the air. Well, with the probable exception of military ...

April 15, 2019 at 10:40 am by

Woman Calls 911 Mistaking A Roomba For A Burglar

There’s Someone In The Roomba! It is, of course, one of the horrors of anyone that someone should break into your house. It’s bad enough when you’re not at ...

April 10, 2019 at 3:46 pm by

Huawei Facing Legal Action Over Alleged Exploding Phone

Huawei In Court Over Exploding Phone Allegation Huawei is currently in the news a lot surrounding legal issues over the potentially banning of their technology in countries ...

March 16, 2019 at 11:03 am by

Huawei Sues America Over Product Ban

Huawei Sues US Government With the world looking to implement their 5G networks, there has been more than a little controversy surrounding the use of Huawei products. Since ...

March 7, 2019 at 11:38 am by

“Save The Internet” Act Looks To Reinstate Net Neutrality In America

“Save The Internet” Act Since the removal of net neutrality protections in America, there have been various groups desperately seeking a means to get them ...

March 7, 2019 at 11:23 am by
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Microsoft CEO Defends Army HoloLens Contract

Microsoft CEO Defends Army Contract While the Microsoft AR headset, the HoloLens, hasn’t really had much to talk about in the last few months, it’s been all go in ...

February 26, 2019 at 6:41 pm by
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Microsoft Workers Demand Army HoloLens Contract Is Dropped

Microsoft Workers Unhappy Over Army Contract Various military forces around the world have expressed a very strong interest in VR or AR technology. This is largely for ...

February 23, 2019 at 10:02 am by

Facebook Facing Record Fine Over Privacy Conduct

Facebook Facing Record Fine Last year, the Cambridge Analytica scandal rocked facebook. In it, it was found that Facebook was allowing users data to be sold to third parties ...

February 16, 2019 at 10:58 pm by

Alfonso Ribeiro Legal Case Flops As He Doesn’t Own ‘The Carlton’

The Carlton Dance You may recall reading back in December that the Fresh Prince Of Bel Air star, Alfonso Ribeiro, was suing Epic Games over what he felt was an unauthorised ...

February 15, 2019 at 3:51 pm by

Landmark Case Sees Fake Likes/Follows Made Illegal In America

Fake Follows/Likes Are Now Illegal In America One of the biggest controversies surrounding social media in the last couple of years is that way in which companies have been ...

February 4, 2019 at 11:46 am by
Canada Officially Strengthens Commitment to Net Neutrality

Net Neutrality Begins Its Defence In US Courts

Net Neutrality It’s been a little over a year in the making, but following the repeal of net neutrality protections in America, the matter has finally hit the courts. ...

February 2, 2019 at 9:35 am by
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FCC Denied Net Neutrality Court Date Appeal

Net Neutrality Following the expiration period in which the US Congress could overturn the net neutrality repeal, things have now officially moved past that stage and into the ...

January 18, 2019 at 11:29 am by

Survey Finds Americans Are Highly Susceptible To Tech Myths

Americans More Like To Fall For Tech Myths Over the years in which I have been a fan of technology, I have seen more than my fair share of wild rumours. There is, after all, ...

January 11, 2019 at 3:15 pm by