Bombshell letter from former Uber employee outlines company tactics of wiretapping, bribery, more

  • 16 December 2017
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As part of its ongoing litigation with Alphabet’s Waymo self-driving unit, a new letter from Uber’s former manager of global intelligence makes startling accusations towards the ride-hailing company. The letter alleges that Uber engaged in a series of surveillance activities and corporate espionage…
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New photos show exterior construction nearing completion at Apple’s new Vienna, Austria store

  • 16 December 2017
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9to5Mac reader Philipp has shared some new photos with us of construction progress at Apple’s new retail location on Kärntner Straße in Vienna, Austria. Details about the store, Apple’s first location in Austria, originally came last August when it was revealed that Apple was finalizing plans to take over the space formerly occupied by fashion retailer Espirit.
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Facebook rolling out new ‘Snooze’ feature to temporarily block annoying friends & pages

  • 16 December 2017
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Facebook has announced a new feature for News Feed that it says will give users more control over the content they see. In a blog post, the company detailed a new capability called Snooze. Essentially, this feature lets you temporarily unfollow a person, page, or group…
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Alibaba researchers say they have found an untethered jailbreak for iPhone X & iOS 11.2.1

  • 16 December 2017
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Security researches from Chinese company Alibaba claim to have successfully jalibroken the iPhone X running iOS 11.2.1. In a blog post, the researchers explained that they were originally able to successfully jailbreak iOS 11.2, the same jailbreak is also applicable to iOS 11.2.1, which was released just this week…
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