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Technology Your info was probably stolen in the Equifax hack
Author: 0 Your info was probably stolen in the Equifax hack

The information included sensitive data like Social Security numbers, dates of birth, addresses, and potentially drivers' license numbers. The U.S. Department of Justice has opened a criminal probe into reports that several Equifax officials sold large chunks of stock after they learned of the data breach but weeks before it was made public.

Technology The Real Reason the iPhone X Is So Expensive
Author: 0 The Real Reason the iPhone X Is So Expensive

If you've grown used to unlocking your phone with your fingerprint, the only new iPhone that will allow you to continue doing so is the iPhone 8 (and the iPhone 8 Plus , of course). Instead, once the iPhone X and the iPhone 8 are out in the market, companies like Belkin will come out with cheaper chargers and cables for them.

Technology Nintendo Switch's hidden Golf rumor explained by a sweet theory
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch's hidden Golf rumor explained by a sweet theory

For starters, as testers on the GBA Temp forums and SwitchBrew have discovered, the Switch's internal clock first has to match the date of Iwata's passing, July 11. With both arms down, hold each Joy-Con pointing downwards, and then raise your hands until the controllers are in front of your face, in a vertical position.

Technology Apple concedes new watch has connectivity glitch
Author: 0 Apple concedes new watch has connectivity glitch

Lauren Goode from The Verge said that the Apple Watch Series 3 couldn't connect to LTE and instead connected to unauthenticated Wi-Fi networks. "We're working closely with Microsoft to resolve the issue and will release a fix soon in an upcoming software update", Apple spokeswoman Trudy Muller told Reuters.

Technology Apple releases iOS 11 with major changes to iPhones and iPads
Author: 0 Apple releases iOS 11 with major changes to iPhones and iPads

New multitasking features abound, like a redesign of the App Switcher and dragging and dropping information between two apps in Split View. Apple is changing the architecture of its apps from 32-bit to 64-bit, which might mean little to you, but it means that some older apps will no longer work on iOS 11.

Technology Valve Addresses Steam 'Review Bombs' by Highlighting Them
Author: 0 Valve Addresses Steam 'Review Bombs' by Highlighting Them

When games are suspiciously flooded with reviews, the game's Steam page will show the odd activity, along with a histogram. Kroll has not ruled out the possibility of Steam revisiting this issue in the future. Alden from Valve said of this "Starting today, each game page now contains a histogram of the positive to negative ratio of reviews over the entire lifetime of the game, and by clicking on any part of the histogram you're able to read a sample of the reviews from that time period".

Technology Middle-Earth: Shadow of War - Mystic Tribe Trailer
Author: 0 Middle-Earth: Shadow of War - Mystic Tribe Trailer

Luckily, there's now an all-new Middle Earth: Shadow of War trailer to get our geeky emotions running high. Players now have entirely new ways to journey through the dynamic world, with more choices and opportunities than ever before due to the addition of Orc Followers.

Technology August intros new smart locks that can tell if door is unlocked
Author: 0 August intros new smart locks that can tell if door is unlocked

While previous August Smart Locks could automatically lock after a set time, with DoorSense , the door lock can be set to instantly lock when the door is closed. August Home says that the Smart Lock Pro is "the most advanced smart lock on the market ". The standard Smart Lock version now only costs $149, and it even comes with DoorSense , an unbelievable new security feature.

Technology Equifax CIO and CSO Retire Amid Confusion Over Patching
Author: 0 Equifax CIO and CSO Retire Amid Confusion Over Patching

However, an Equifax spokesperson said that hiring Mandiant the first time was unrelated to the July 29th incident. Bloomberg reports that in early March, the company began to notify some customers of a breach. While the report noted many details remain unknown, it is understood that hackers pillaged information between May and the July 29 discovery. Under-fire credit reporting agency Equifax has confirmed that its CSO and CIO are retiring following a massive data breach at the company ...

Technology BuzzFeed Shames Google Ads into Blocking Anti-Semitic, racist Keywords
Author: 0 BuzzFeed Shames Google Ads into Blocking Anti-Semitic, racist Keywords

When such keywords have searched for, and Google ad buying platform tracked the ad views, the ads were visible according to the internet media company report based on the campaign. A Google spokesperson told BuzzFeed , "This violates our policies against derogatory speech and we have removed it", after the publication sent the company a screenshot of a live ad campaign targeting the search term "Zionists control the world".

Technology Mumbai rains: Airport operations affected, railways and bus services delayed
Author: 0 Mumbai rains: Airport operations affected, railways and bus services delayed

Since last night, several flights including worldwide ones were diverted to other cities as the main runway was blocked due to skidding of a SpiceJet aircraft off the runaway, the agency added. The Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) was the worst hit in the rains after a SpiceJet aircraft SG 703 (Varanasi-Mumbai) overshot the runway on landing and got stuck in mud.

Technology Tokyo Motor Show: Mitsubishi to unveil the e-Evolution concept
Author: 0 Tokyo Motor Show: Mitsubishi to unveil the e-Evolution concept

We take that to mean Mitsubishi will be previewing their advances in autonomous driving with the concept, but whether that is full autonomous capabilities or just advanced driver aids we don't yet know. Has Mitsubishi made the biggest mistake in its history or come up with a masterstroke by announcing the Mitsubishi e-Evolution concept? In light of these trends, Mitsubishi's decision to build an all-electric concept auto featuring the name "Evolution" is easy to understand.

Author: 0 Tim Cook reckons $999 is a value price for the iPhone X

The Verge's Nilay Patel said the iPhone 8 shows that Apple's design has "stood still for four years", and that the "true competitor" to new Android devices from Samsung and LG will be the iPhone X . "Our objectives are not big revenues", Cook said. "We encrypted it on your device, you make the decisions about who has it", Cook was quoted as saying.

Technology You can now disable Samsung's Bixby button
Author: 0 You can now disable Samsung's Bixby button

If you haven't disabled Bixby Voice , the voice-activated portion of the Bixby smart assistant , it'll continue to function as normal when you long-press the Bixby button . It can control virtually all aspects of the Galaxy S8 or Note 8 , and will eventually be used to control other Samsung appliances such as the TV.

Technology Powerful earthquake rattles Mexico City
Author: 0 Powerful earthquake rattles Mexico City

This deadly quake is in the results more than dozens of building to collapsed and broken down in the central Mexico at the capital, Mexico City . Another 30 children and 12 adults were missing, he said . At least 42 people are feared dead in the quake. A man walks out of the door frame of a building that collapsed after an quake, in the Condesa neighborhood of Mexico City .

Author: 0 Are Cagey Traders Interested in Shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)?

Ivory Investment Management Lp who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $819.88B market cap company. The stock increased 1.01% or $1.6 during the last trading session, reaching $159.88. The Hong Kong-based Nine Masts Capital Ltd has invested 0.14% in the stock. Days to cover increased 1.0 to 2.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.02% as of August 31.

Technology Julius Peppers: Panthers defense 'best I've ever played on'
Author: 0 Julius Peppers: Panthers defense 'best I've ever played on'

Carolina displayed their defensive dominance by denying the Bills a red zone visit all game. Then the game is in the hands of Tyrod Taylor and a pass game that was 30th in the National Football League a year ago. "You know, Cam tends to take a little bit of a deeper drop at times, and Matt has to have a sense and feel for those drops", said Rivera. It's likely wide receivers Curtis Samuel and Russell Shepard could see a few more balls thrown their way, too.