Google Shutting Down China Offices Due to Coronavirus

The Verge is reporting that Google is taking the drastic step of temporarily shutting down all of its China offices in the face of the coronavirus. Google confirmed to The Verge Wednesday that it was shutting down all of its…

Foxconn Foresees No Impact From Coronavirus

The Verge is reporting that Taiwanese company Foxconn will not be adjusting manufacturing schedules or closing factories as China struggles with the coronavirus outbreak. Foxconn manufactures electronics for numerous companies and is probably most well-known for manufacturing Apple’s iPhones. The…

Microsoft Responsible For Latest Google Chrome Feature

Once bitter rivals in the browser wars, Microsoft and Google are now cooperating like never before, with a major Chrome feature originating with Microsoft, according to The Verge. Microsoft recently moved its Edge browser over to Chromium, the open-source rendering…

Troubles Mount For Clearview AI, Facial Recognition Firm

According to a report by The Verge, Clearview AI is facing challenges to both its credibility and the legality of the service it provides. On the heels of reports, originally covered by the New York Times, that Clearview AI has…

Google Finds A Way To Profit From EU Antitrust Ruling—At Bing’s Expense

Last March Google was fined a record $5 billion by the EU over antitrust charges related to the company tying its browser and search engine to the Android OS. It appears the company has found a way to abide by…

GoPro Karma Drones Grounded Until GPS Fix Is Available

GoPro’s foray into the world of drones was fraught with one misstep after another. Fast forward two years after the company announced it was discontinuing the Karma—its one and only drone—and the Karma is coming back to bite GoPro again.…

Xiaomi Says Camera Issue Has Been Identified And Partially Fixed

Following reports that Xiaomi cameras integrated with Google’s Nest Hub, showed images and feeds from strangers’ cameras, The Verge is reporting that Xiaomi has identified the problem. Dio, a user in the Netherlands, first reported the issue when he used…

OnePlus Reports Second Data Breach in Two Years

OnePlus is reporting the second breach of customer data in as many years. A member of the security team informed customers of the breach on the company’s support forums. According to the statement, some “users’ order information was accessed by…

AT&T Launching 5G Network In Conjunction With Galaxy S10 Plus 5G

The Verge is reporting that AT&T is finally ready to launch its 5G network next month.

The Verge Publisher Vox Media Acquires Re/code

There’s a lot happening in the world of tech news media. The latest piece of news in the publisher circuit is that Vox Media (The Verge, SB Nation, Polygon, Vox.com, Eater, Racked, Curbed) is acquiring Re/code roughly a year and…