Technology

Facebook blocks Australian access to news on its platform / publishing site

(The AEGIS Alliance) - Facebook announced on Thursday that it has blocked Australians from viewing and sharing news on its platform due to proposed laws in the nation to make digital giants pay for...

Google fined $1.3 million for ‘misleading’ French hotel rankings

(The AEGIS Alliance) - Google will pay a $1.3 million fine following findings by French regulators that its SERPs showed “misleading” rankings for French hotels. The rankings appeared in the identical 5-star format because the official...

Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund Founder Admits to Massive Fraud

(The AEGIS Alliance) - On Thursday, a  founder of two New York-based cryptocurrency hedge funds, age 24, with greater than $100 million in investments made a guilty plea to securities fraud. Stefan He Qin was...

Henry Ford docs say iPhone 12 can disable pacemakers, defibrillators

(The AEGIS Alliance) - Magnets and different parts inside iPhone 12 smartphones may disable pacemakers or implanted cardiac defibrillators, tech giant Apple said in its warning, potentially placing millions of individuals in danger of...

More than a Dozen Chrome Extensions Caught Hijacking Google Search Results for Millions of Users

(The AEGIS Alliance) - New details have emerged about a huge network of rogue browser extensions for Chrome and Edge that have been discovered to hijack clicks to hyperlinks in search results pages to...

A Hacker Ransomware Locked a Man’s Penis into his Internet-Connected Chastity Belt Cage

(The AEGIS Alliance) - Sam Summers was sitting down at his house along with his penis caged inside an internet-connected chastity belt when he received a bizarre message on the app that connects to...

Google Deletes 100,000 Negative Reviews of Robinhood App From Angry Users

(The AEGIS Alliance) - Google deleted no less than 100,000 unfavorable reviews of the stock buying and selling app Robinhood from the Google Play app store after angry customers left a flood of critical...

Man pleads guilty after drone hits LAPD helicopter, conviction 1st of its kind

(The AEGIS Alliance) - A Los Angeles man pleaded guilty on Thursday to a misdemeanor charge after his drone crashed right into a police helicopter, prompting an emergency landing, federal prosecutors stated. It's believed to...
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