BBB Says Fake RFP Emails are Targeting Small Businesses

  You’ve got mail! And it could be a scam. The Better Business Bureau (BBB) says fake malicious emails are circulating right now that target small businesses. The emails purport to contain an RFP (Request for Proposal). That’s usually an easy hook to get a small business to open the email. After all, it could meanRead More

Siri Far Behind Alexa and Google Assistant, Says Ex-Apple Employee: Report

  HIGHLIGHTS Siri reportedly hasn’t mastered many skills that its competitors have Apple employees feel HomePod is no competition to Amazon Echo HomePod has been publicised more as a good quality audio speaker While Siri is one of the oldest voice-based virtual assistants to exist, post WWDC reactions to the voice assistant has been lessRead More

CD Projeckt Red Says Hackers Got Hands on Early Designs of Cyberpunk 2077

HIGHLIGHTS Developers have termed leaked documents as early designs Hackers reportedly demanded for ransom from the developers The company has asked gamers not to trust unofficial information The developer behind highly-successful The Witcher video game franchise, CD Projekt Red, is working on a new game called Cyberpunk 2077. However, the game is now in theRead More

Sex Offenders Cannot Be Barred From Social Media, Top US Court Says

HIGHLIGHTS Packingham had been convicted of having sex with a 13-year-old girl He was barred for 30 years from using Facebook and other social media Packingham went to his Facebook page and wrote how relieved he was The US Supreme Court unanimously struck down Monday a North Carolina law that barred registered sex offenders fromRead More

HP Leads PC Market Growth in India, Says IDC

HIGHLIGHTS PC shipment in India for Q1 2017 stood at 2.16 million units The overall consumer PC market registered a shipment of 1.05 million unit HP was top vendor in the consumer segment Registering a year-on-year growth of 8.5 percent over the first quarter of 2016, the overall India traditional PC shipment for the firstRead More

Long-Time Commentator Says Dota 2 Is Reaching A Breaking Point

Toby Dawson has been commentating in the Dota pro scene for over a decade, and has been the voice behind some of its biggest moments. In a recent post on the Dota 2 subreddit, Dawson voiced his concerns on the continued viability of the scene. It started with a tweet, where Dawson laid it outRead More

HP Says PC, Printer Businesses Grew for First Time Since 2010

HIGHLIGHTS Revenue from personal systems business rose 9.6 percent to $7.66 billion HP and Lenovo remain the world’s two largest PC makers HP warns of uncertainty in PC business for next two quarters HP reported better-than-expected results in what its chief executive termed a “breakthrough” quarter as both its PC and printer businesses grew forRead More

Apple Says Developers Earned Over $70 Billion Since App Store’s Launch

HIGHLIGHTS Apple made the announcement on Thursday Photo and Video category is fastest growing category on App Store Apple’s WWDC 2017 kicks off next week Apple on Thursday, few days ahead of its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) kickoff, announced that its global developer community has earned over $70 billion through the App Store since itsRead More