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Pemex Faces Payment Problems After Cyber Attack Shut System

Wednesday  00:25,   13 november 2019
bloomberg

A ransomware attack that hit Mexico’s Petroleos Mexicanos is disrupting the company’s billing systems, according to people familiar with the situation. © Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg A green light signals the power switch on a computer... >>>

Google's health care ambitions now involve patient data

Wednesday  00:25,   13 november 2019
ap.org

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google announced a partnership with a large U.S. health care system aimed at modernizing its information system and providing new tools for doctors, in the tech giant's latest foray into the health industry. Announcement of... >>>

Nanoleaf Light Panels Review

Wednesday  00:15,   13 november 2019
cnn

I recently took a closer look at Nanoleaf's Canvas tiles, the small light-up squares that entertained my family and ripped off part of my wall (and yet I still recommend them!). © Jason Cipriani/CNNAt the same time I had Canvas installed inside... >>>

Facebook Pay launches: Will you trust Facebook with your money?

Wednesday  00:15,   13 november 2019
usatoday

Facebook unveiled new payments system across Messenger, WhatsApp and Instagram. Your transactions will influence what ads, content you see.On Tuesday, the social media giant unveiled a new payment system that will work across Facebook Messenger,... >>>

Facebook’s Consolidation Moves Ahead With Payments Tools

Tuesday  23:56,   12 november 2019
bloomberg

Facebook Inc. is consolidating its various payments features into a single product with a new name, with plans to roll it out across all of the company’s apps. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) {... >>>

Save $30 on the Echo Show 8 if you preorder it now

Tuesday  23:55,   12 november 2019
cnet

You can get Amazon's new smart display for only $100.The display will feature an 8-inch HD display and a camera shutter, like the Echo Show 5. Otherwise, the smart display equips Alexa, one of the strongest voice assistants out there, with a... >>>

Facebook bug can secretly turn on your iPhone camera while you browse

Tuesday  23:55,   12 november 2019
bgr

As a company beleaguered by a seemingly endless string of scandals and public relations gaffes, the last thing Facebook needs is the discovery of a bug that calls the company's commitment to privacy into question. And yet, that's exactly... >>>

The best Costco Black Friday 2019 deals available now

Tuesday  23:55,   12 november 2019
cnet

Some are available right now, others are coming later. We've picked out the top options.GET A COSTCO... >>>

Free Disney Plus (and more) with phone service from US Mobile

Tuesday  23:55,   12 november 2019
cnet

When you sign up for at least three unlimited lines, you get a Disney Plus subscription and one more streaming service.The more lines you add to your US Mobile subscription, the more free streaming services you get. Alas, it's just one from each... >>>

Verizon's Disney Plus deal: How to get 1 year free, plus other cheap subscription deals

Tuesday  23:55,   12 november 2019
cnet

Verizon is giving away a whole year of the streaming service with its Unlimited plans. Here are the best options for getting Disney Plus on the cheap.Disney Plus... >>>

US border search of suspicionless travelers' devices is unconstitutional, court finds

Tuesday  23:55,   12 november 2019
cnet

ICE and CBP will now need reasonable suspicion to search through phones and laptops at US borders.US border agents currently have free rein to search through your digital devices, conducting more than 33,000 device searches in 2018 and 30,200... >>>

Amazon Black Friday 2019: The best new deals available now

Tuesday  23:55,   12 november 2019
cnet

Why wait? Find deals right now on Amazon devices, smart home gear, DNA kits and more. Plus: money-saving secrets!If you're planning to buy any of the aforementioned Amazon devices, you should sign up for TopCashback first; the cash-back service is... >>>

This 'O-29' hum is the sound of Ford's new hybrid SUVs

Tuesday  23:55,   12 november 2019
engadget

Add Ford to the ranks of automakers adding sounds to notify pedestrians of oncoming electrified cars. The 2020 Escape Hybrid and Explorer Hybrid will both include a custom sound, O-29 (listen to it below) that plays when they're moving at speeds >>>

Popular teen shopping app attracts creepy, harassing messages

Tuesday  23:55,   12 november 2019
businessinsider

Teenagers who use Depop to buy and sell clothes are dealing with anonymous users who badger sellers with requests for nude pictures. The issue is hardly unique to Depop, but the 219-employee startup is having difficulty curbing the inappropriate... >>>

Balloons are regulated more than US voting machines

Tuesday  23:10,   12 november 2019
qz

Voting machines and their manufacturers are “largely free” from US government supervision.The 2016 attacks on the US presidential election, along with warnings by the intelligence community that further foreign interference is expected, make... >>>