Friday, January 18, 2019
The head of the world's most valuable company has stopped flying commercial. Apple (AAPL) now requires CEO Tim Cook to fly a private plane for "all business and personal travel," according to a regulatory filing on Wednesday. "This policy was implemented in 2017 in the...
Has the bitcoin fever broken? Bitcoin prices plunged sharply to below $11,000 on Friday, shedding a third of its value in just 24 hours, according to data from CoinDesk.com. It later rebounded slightly to around $12,000 -- but that's still a...
Apple's latest  iOS update could make it a lot harder for law enforcement to access files on a suspect's phone, a security researcher has claimed. The new security feature was spotted in an early beta preview of iOS 11.4, which is expected...
Google is facing a potential payout of up to £3.2bn over claims it collected data on millions of iPhone users, the search giant has revealed. The group representing iPhone users, known as Google You Owe Us, represents 4.4 million people in...
Although we are a few weeks into the new year the companies are already teasing their latest and greatest technologies  for 2018. At Consumer Electronics you can see a revamped version of Sony's robot dog Aibo. Aibo has AI advancements, like...
Facial recognition software that spots when someone is lying could help weed out terrorists and drug smugglers at airports. After analysing millions of frames of footage, researchers have discovered the giveaway facial expressions of untrustworthy individuals that could be utilised...

Uber worths bilions

 Travis Kalanick,the Uber co-founder will become a billionaire. Some  investors agreed to take a large stake in the ride-hailing firm. This  consortium led by Japan's Softbank will buy a chunk of the company from  the existing shareholders as well as...
Tesla's shareholders have offered a show of support for Elon Musk, rejecting a proposal to strip him of the chairman post, even after a string of issues at the electric car maker. Tesla said the proposal to force Mr Musk to hand over the...

Apple protects users data

Apple has launched a new privacy push that will mean the company notifying users when they send any personal data to the tech company, an apparent attempt to draw a line between the iPhone maker and companies such as...
Marks & Spencer is turning to artificial intelligence to sharpen its appeal to customers through a "game-changing" partnership with Microsoft. The retailer is working with AI experts at the US tech giant to explore how the technology could improve the shopping experience...

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