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GitHub Still Battling DDoS Attack

GitHub Still Battling DDoS Attack

San Francisco-based GitHub was taken out with a denial of service attack Wednesday. Scripts from the Beijing-based Baidu sent traffic coming to a page operated by GreatFire and a page ...
Windows Universal Apps Will Be Addressed As "Windows Apps"

Windows Universal Apps Will Be Addressed As “Windows Apps”

Microsoft will now have unified branding for apps in the Windows 10 generation. During WinHEC, engineer Don Box mentioned that the company would be calling the universal apps “Windows ...
Twitter To Face Gender Discrimination Suit For Alleged Promotion Practices

Twitter To Face Gender Discrimination Suit For Alleged Promotion Practices

Twitter will be facing a class action suit stemming from an allegation that its promotion process leans heavily towards men. According to Reuters, former employee Tina Huang was passed ...
FTC Wanted To Bring Google Up For Blackmailing Companies In Search Results

FTC Wanted To Bring Google Up For Blackmailing Companies In Search Results

The Federal Trade Commission put the spotlight on Google for anti-trust reasons back in 2012. Google managed to avoid any heavily damaging legal action by settling out of court and ...
YouTube Replaces Old Annotation System With Interactive Annotations

YouTube Replaces Old Annotation System With Interactive Annotations

YouTube is moving away from the original annotation system on videos. The blocks of various colors with text in them are used for various reasons and tend to range between mild distraction ...
Microsoft Plans To Bring Cortana To Android and iOS

Microsoft Plans To Bring Cortana To Android and iOS

If you’re a fan of both Cortana and Android or iOS then you’re in luck! While the big news surrounding Cortana has been its implementation with the rest of Windows 10’s ...
Apple Holds Public Beta For iOS 8.3 Update

Apple Holds Public Beta For iOS 8.3 Update

Apple will open the doors for all users to test out the iOS 8.3 update before its commercial release later in the year. The open door policy for iOS 8.3 comes from the response Apple ...
Google Sends Nexus 5 Into Retirement To Focus On Nexus 6

Google Sends Nexus 5 Into Retirement To Focus On Nexus 6

Google will be moving on from the Nexus 5 and have not included the smartphone in its new hardware storefront. The company has said that the focus now will be on Nexus 6, released ...
Verizon Takes Top Honors In J.D. Power's U.S Performance Study

Verizon Takes Top Honors In J.D. Power’s U.S Performance Study

In volume one of 2015’s J.D Power’s wireless performance rankings, AT&T and Verizon trump T-Mobile and Sprint in all six regions. The performance study spans July to ...
Judge Koh Approves Of $418 Million Settlement In No-Poaching Case

Judge Koh Approves Of $418 Million Settlement In No-Poaching Case

The no-poaching case focused on tech giants Apple, Google, Adobe, Intel, Pixar, LucasFilms, and others seems to be nearing a conclusion with the approval of a settlement by Judge Lucy ...