Microsoft Is Killing Off SwiftKey for iOS

Microsoft is killing off its SwiftKey predictive keyboard for iOS, with plans to remove it from the App Store as of October 5.

Cisco Wants to Fix Hybrid Work With Webex

Despite being a big supporter of hybrid and remote work, Cisco believes its current incarnation could use some work and is tackling the problem with new Webex features.

The UK Has Fined Clearview AI $9.4 Million

The hits keep on coming for Clearview AI, with the UK’s privacy watchdog fining the company $9.4 million and demanding it delete its data on UK residents.

Russian Sanctions Are Dampening Ransomware Attacks

Sanctions imposed on Russia by the international community are having an unforeseen side effect: ransomware has taken a hit.

Samsung CEO Bows in Apology Over App Throttling

Samsung Experience Division CEO JH Han literally bowed in apology to shareholders over the company throttling apps on its phones.

Miguel de Icaza, Xamarin Founder, Leaving Microsoft

Miguel de Icaza, founder of Xamarin and a developer behind the Mono framework, is leaving Microsoft.

Apple Recorded Some Siri Interactions, Even If the Setting Was Disabled

Apple has said it inadvertently recorded some customers’ Siri interactions, even when the setting was disabled.

AWS Experiences Another Outage

AWS experienced another outage Wednesday morning, just days after a massive one that impacted major companies.

Larry Ellison Says Oracle’s Cloud ERP Will Be “A Lot Bigger” Than $20 Billion

Larry Ellison has predicted his company’s cloud ERP business will grow faster than projected, being “a lot bigger” than $20 billion in five years.

AWS Wants to Launch AWS Australia to Better Serve Australian Market

AWS is planning to launch AWS Australia, in an effort to better serve its Australian customers.

Zoom Settles Class Action Privacy Lawsuit for $85 Million

Zoom has agreed to settle a class action privacy suit for $85 million over missteps the company made early in the pandemic.

Avaddon Ransomware Group Just Sent BleepingComputer All Its Decryption Keys

Avaddon ransomware group appears to be closing shop and has sent all its decryption keys to BleepingComputer.

Dell CTO: 5G Will Move Beyond the Consumer in 2021

Dell Technologies CTO John Roese says 2021 will be a big year for 5G, as it moves beyond the consumer and begins to reach its full potential.

iOS 14 iMessage Has a Major Security Upgrade

iMessage in iOS 14 has a major upgrade over previous versions, taking security to an all-new level.

Is Microsoft Teams the Next Great Spyware?

Microsoft Teams is one of the primary corporate communications platforms, but recent information suggests it collects disturbing amounts of information.

Sophos Suffers Data Exposure Incident

Security firm Sophos has informed customers it suffered a data breach as a result of a misconfigured database.

Microsoft Extends Remote Work Till July 2021

Microsoft has once again pushed back its timetable for returning to the office, saying remote work will continue till July 2021 at the earliest.

Windows 10X Single-Screen In 2021, Dual-Screen In 2022

Windows users excited about the upcoming Windows 10X will have to wait until the sprint of 2021 for a single-screen rollout, with dual-screen support debuting a year later.

Microsoft Delaying Windows 10X and Surface Neo

Users excited about Microsoft’s upcoming Windows 10X and Surface Neo phone will have to wait till next year, according to reports.

Google and Microsoft Reigniting Browser Wars

Some things are too good to last, and it appears Google and Microsoft’s BFF cooperation on the browser front is one of them, as both companies are taking swipes at the other.