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Google resolves cloud outage that took down YouTube, Snapchat, and Discord

Gmail, YouTube and other services that rely on Google’s backend technology were disrupted for more than four hours on Sunday by what the company blamed on “high levels of network congestion.” Apple iCloud, Snapchat, Nest, Discord,...

Google resolves cloud outage that took down YouTube, Snapchat, and Discord

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Google cloud outage knocks out Gmail, Discord and Snapchat (updated) No, it's not just you -- many of the internet services you use went down this weekend. Google has reported an outage with its Cloud Platform tha...
2019-06-03, 05:32

Major Google Outage Hits YouTube, G Suite, and Third Party Apps Including Discord and Snapchat Google suffered major outages with its Cloud Platform on Sunday, causing widespread access issues with both its own services and third party apps ran...
2019-06-03, 01:48

UPDATE 2-Google says it resolves issues affecting YouTube, Gmail, Google Cloud in U.S. Alphabet Inc's Google said on Sunday it had resolved the network congestion in the eastern United States that affected services in Google Cloud, G Su...
2019-06-03, 04:16

Google says it resolves issues affecting YouTube, Gmail, Google Cloud in U.S. Alphabet Inc's Google said on Sunday it had resolved the network congestion in the eastern United States that affected services in Google Cloud, G Su...
2019-06-03, 03:32

Big Google outage shuts down YouTube, Gmail, Snapchat, and other services in some of U.S. If you’re having trouble screwing around on the internet today, it could be because of what seems to be a major outage with Google’s Could service. A...
2019-06-03, 01:48

UPDATE 1-Google outage affects YouTube, Google Cloud and G Suite Alphabet Inc's Google is experiencing high levels of congestion in the eastern United States, affecting multiple services in Google Cloud, G Suite an...
2019-06-03, 01:48

Google faces outage affecting YouTube, Google Cloud and G Suite Alphabet Inc's Google is experiencing high levels of congestion in the eastern United States, affecting multiple services in Google Cloud, G Suite an...
2019-06-03, 01:16

Google outage affects YouTube, Google Cloud and G Suite Alphabet Inc's Google is experiencing high levels of congestion in the eastern United States, affecting multiple services in Google Cloud, G Suite an...
2019-06-03, 01:32

Google says issues affecting YouTube, Gmail, Google Cloud in U.S. resolved Alphabet Inc's Google said on Sunday it had resolved the network congestion in the eastern United States that affected services in Google Cloud, G Su...
2019-06-03, 07:32

Snapchat, YouTube and Google services interrupted by network congestion Google confirmed that YouTube, Google Cloud and G Suite services were affected by sporadic outagesUsers of YouTube, Snapchat and some Google services...
2019-06-03, 03:16

Google Cloud gains in Gartner's 2019 cloud infrastructure Magic Quadrant Gartner's ranking of IaaS providers didn't change much from 2018, but there are some nuances worth noting as Google Cloud closes some gaps on Microso...
2019-07-19, 12:00

Top cloud providers 2019: AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud; IBM makes hybrid move; Salesforce dominates SaaS The cloud computing race in 2019 will have a definite multi-cloud spin. Here's a look at how the cloud leaders stack up, the hybrid market, and the S...
2019-07-19, 12:00

Google Cloud is an emerging cloud giant—learn how to use it for under $40 Google, whose Google Cloud platform is on a serious upswing, has dumped millions into improving its cloud offerings. That investment has paid off han...
2019-08-09, 18:32

YouTube, Gmail, Snapchat, and other sites reeling from outages Major social media websites and apps were sputtering Sunday afternoon in parts of the United States amid problems with the Google cloud service they ...
2019-06-03, 00:00

How consumers rank Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, LinkedIn, and YouTube on privacy, fake news, content relevance, safety, and sharing (FB, GOOGL, TWTTR, MSFT, SNAP) Digital trust is the confidence people have in a platform to protect their information and provide a safe environment for them to create and engag...
2019-07-19, 12:16

Google is down; outage affects mobile and desktop apps in the U.S. and overseas (it's over) If you're having trouble accessing Google Assistant, Google Search, Gmail, Google Drive or other Google apps, you're not alone. According to DownDete...
2019-06-03, 02:48

Google is down; outage affects mobile and desktop apps in the U.S. and overseas If you're having trouble accessing Google Assistant, Google Search, Gmail, Google Drive or other Google apps, you're not alone. According to DownDete...
2019-06-02, 23:01

What is Google Cloud Storage? Google is one of the biggest cloud storage providers in the world. With more than 2.5 billion active Android devices, the advertising and search gian...
2019-07-10, 20:16

Google Cloud swallows Alphabet’s Chronicle Google today announced that Alphabet's Chronicle is joining Google Cloud "in the coming weeks." Google expects to complete the integration "this fall...
2019-06-27, 23:32

Google Cloud Dataproc for Kubernetes launches in alpha Google Cloud Dataproc service for Kubernetes has launched in alpha as the company seeks to bring greater efficiency to data analysis across platforms...
2019-09-10, 18:32

FA scores Google Cloud assist on new big data system England's bid for future football success has got a technology boost thanks to a new partnership between the FA and Google Cloud.The sport'...
2019-05-31, 20:48

Google Cloud, Informatica Team Up to Tame Data Google Cloud is joining forces with data-management company Informatica to help businesses draw more value from their data—part of a continuing push ...
2019-05-22, 07:48

Google goes for verticals, scale in APAC cloud push Cloud vendor has identified health and life sciences as well as retail amongst key growth sectors and is looking to triple its headcount in the Asia-...
2019-07-06, 05:16

Google CEO: YouTube is too big to fix completely Google CEO Sundar Pichai said in a CNN interview that while the company will work to remove as much harmful content as possible, the company can'...
2019-06-17, 16:16

Alphabet's cybersecurity firm Chronicle joins Google Cloud Google's parent company Alphabet has announced that it will fold its enterprise cybersecurity company Chronicle into Google Cloud later this yea...
2019-06-28, 06:00

Google Fi gets a cheaper “unlimited” plan, bundled cloud storage Enlarge Google Fi, Google's MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator) cellular service, is launching a second plan for users today. Besides the origi...
2019-09-18, 03:00

Google Cloud absorbs Alphabet cybersecurity firm Chronicle Alphabet Inc announced on Thursday that its year-old cybersecurity company, Chronicle, would be absorbed by its Google Cloud division because custome...
2019-06-27, 19:48

Alphabet's cybersecurity company Chronicle will join Google Cloud Alphabet's cybersecurity company Chronicle announced today that it's joining Google and will become part of Google Cloud. The cybersecurity...
2019-06-27, 22:32

Google, Intel, and Microsoft partner to improve cloud security Some of the biggest names in tech have banded together in an effort to promote industry-wide security standards for securing data in use. The initiat...
2019-08-22, 16:48

Huawei plans high-end phone launch under cloud of Google ban Huawei Technologies plans to forge ahead with the launch of new high-end smartphones in Europe even though it may not be able to offer Google's offic...
2019-08-28, 21:16

Google Stadia vs Nvidia GeForce Now: which is the best cloud gaming service? Ever since Google announced its cloud gaming service, Stadia, back in March 2019, there’s been a lot of speculation about what this means for ...
2019-06-08, 14:32

Google to shut down YouTube Gaming app on May 30 Google announced last year that the YouTube Gaming app will go away at the end of March. However, for reasons that allude us, Google has decided to p...
2019-05-28, 06:16

Alphabet's cybersecurity company Chronicle is merging into Google's cloud business The move comes as Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian makes wide-ranging changes to the group as he surpasses six months on the job. Earlier this month, K...
2019-06-27, 20:32

CORRECTED-Huawei plans high-end phone launch under cloud of Google ban Huawei Technologies plans to forge ahead with the launch of new high-end smartphones in Europe even though it may not be able to offer Google's offic...
2019-08-28, 20:48

Alphabet's moonshot security firm Chronicle joins Google Cloud Chronicle has lived as an independent subsidiary of Alphabet, where it developed a cybersecurity intelligence and analytics platform using Google-ori...
2019-06-27, 20:32

Marshall Gei Named to 2019 Google Cloud Academic All-America Team Photo by UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky senior Marshall Gei has been named to the 2019 Google Cloud Academic All-America Team, it was announc...
2019-06-07, 02:16

Google will answer all your questions about the Stadia cloud gaming service ‘this summer’ E3 2019 is a little more than two weeks away, and it’s starting to look like some gaming announcements from Google might also be set to drop ar...
2019-05-25, 18:48

Google’s cloud gaming service requires a $129 bundle to play at launch Google today revealed more information about Stadia, its ambitious gaming service, in a special Connect show. We learned that Google was tossing away...
2019-06-06, 22:32

Reliance-Microsoft cloud tie-up poses threat to Amazon, Google in India India's Reliance Industries Ltd on Monday announced a partnership with Microsoft's Azure cloud platform, in a move that deepens the offerings of it...
2019-08-12, 19:32

Australia Post shipping insights through Google Cloud analytics play The postal service is aiming to have complete transparency over the entire delivery process, and wants to use its rich data to give customers what th...
2019-09-18, 08:32

Google Calendar is back up following an outage that knocked out the calendar on computers Users trying to access the widely used Google calendar from their desktops instead were greeted with a “Not Found Error 404” message. &#...
2019-06-18, 21:01

Google to pay up to $200 million to FTC on YouTube probe: source Alphabet Inc's Google will spend up to $200 million to settle a Federal Trade Commission investigation into YouTube's alleged violation of a childre...
2019-08-30, 23:16

The future is here: Google testing AR-powered ads through YouTube VR used to be a big deal a couple of years ago when every manufacturer believed it would be the future of gadgets. Alas, it seems it still has a long...
2019-06-19, 13:32

Google to pay up to $200 million to FTC on YouTube probe: Politico Alphabet Inc's Google will pay in the range of $150 million to $200 million to settle the Federal Trade Commission's investigation into YouTube's al...
2019-08-30, 19:16

Reliance’s Azure cloud partnership poses threat to Amazon and Google in India India’s Reliance Industries announced a partnership with Microsoft’s Azure, a move that poses a direct challenge to rival cloud services such as AWS....
2019-08-13, 07:32

Microsoft unveils deep dive into cloud gaming with its own Google Stadia competitor Just days after Google unveiled new details about Stadia, Microsoft gave a preview of cloud streaming service Project xCloud at its annual E3 confere...
2019-06-10, 08:32

Google will reveal Stadia cloud gaming service launch information this week Well, that didn’t take long. A little more than a week after we reported that Google was definitely planning to reveal all the details you want...
2019-06-04, 18:16

Google Cloud charging for IPv4, but proper IPv6 support is still missing in action Google will start charging for IPv4 addresses in use in 2020. Due to transit fees for NAT, this will cost the enterprise, but not if Google brings pr...
2019-08-21, 20:48

Google looks to challenge Amazon's cloud market dominance with major acquisition The purchase of Looker will add a new analytics tool for Google Cloud’s customers, giving the company an edge against industry leader Amazon. ...
2019-06-06, 19:00

Google plans to press play on its Stadia cloud gaming service in November The release date for Google's Stadia cloud gaming service is November. Subscribers can pay $129.99 to be the first to stream games such as &apos...
2019-06-06, 19:00

Google will pay $170M in settlement over children's privacy on YouTube Google agreed to a record-setting $170 million settlement with federal and state regulators over allegations YouTube, its subsidiary, illegally gathe...
2019-09-04, 20:00

Google, YouTube to pay record fine over privacy protections Google and YouTube on Wednesday agreed to pay a record $170 million in a national settlement for violating the children's online protection. &#...
2019-09-04, 19:32

Is Google doing enough to protect kids from disturbing YouTube videos? “Paw Patrol” is all the rage with kids. “We were unable to find the videos described on YouTube Kids, our standalone app for kids to more safely expl...
2019-09-10, 23:32

Google To Pay Out $150-200 Million Over YouTube Privacy Claims: Reports Google will pay $150-200 million to settle allegations YouTube violated a children's privacy law while gathering data to better target its adverts, U...
2019-08-31, 13:16

Vietnam ramps up pressure on Google's YouTube advertisers Vietnam has asked companies not to advertise on videos hosted by Google's YouTube that contain "anti-state propaganda," state media said on Wednesday...
2019-06-12, 09:00

YouTube, other Google services down due to eastern US traffic congestion Services like YouTube, Google Cloud and G Suite are being affected, while #YouTubeDOWN is trending on Twitter.        ...
2019-06-03, 03:48

Hundreds of Google employees say they won't be 'complicit' in cloud computing work with Customs and Border Protection More than 590 Google employees are refusing to "be complicit" in any potential cloud computing work the tech giant might do for U.S. Customs and Bord...
2019-08-15, 04:32

Google Is Fined $170 Million for Violating Children’s Privacy on YouTube As part of a settlement, YouTube said it would also institute new privacy measures on children’s videos. Critics said the changes did not go far enou...
2019-09-04, 22:32

Google to Pay Millions in Fines Over Children's Privacy Issues at YouTube Google agreed to pay around $200 million to U.S. authorities investigating alleged abuses of children’s privacy on the widely viewed YouTube video pl...
2019-08-31, 09:16

Google announced new AR YouTube filters that let users virtually try on makeup Google is experimenting with AR makeup filters this summer to let you test out new lipstick shades using your smartphones front-facing camera.  ...
2019-06-19, 20:00

FTC approves settlement with Google over YouTube kids privacy violations The settlement finds that Google inadequately protected kids who used its video-streaming service and improperly collected their data, said two peopl...
2019-07-20, 09:00

Google to settle YouTube child privacy violations for up to $200 million Google will allegedly pay between $150 and $200 million to end the FTC investigation into whether YouTube violated a children's privacy law, Pol...
2019-08-31, 01:48

Google Agrees to Pay Up to $200 Million to Settle FTC YouTube Investigation: Report The Federal Trade Commission is fining Google between $150 million and $200 million to settle the whole debacle with its subsidiary, YouTube, alleged...
2019-09-01, 00:16

Google To Pay $170 Million Fine For Sharing Children's Data On YouTube Google agreed to pay a $170 million fine to settle charges that it illegally collected and shared data from children on its YouTube video service wit...
2019-09-05, 02:00

UPDATE 3-Google's YouTube to pay $170 mln penalty for collecting data on kids Google, which is owned by Alphabet Inc, and its YouTube video service will pay $170 million to settle allegations that it broke federal law by collec...
2019-09-04, 18:00

Google will pay $170 million to settle YouTube child privacy accusations Google will pay $170 million to settle charges from the Federal Trade Commission and the New York Attorney General that YouTube illegally collected d...
2019-09-04, 17:32

Google's YouTube to pay $170 million penalty for collecting data on kids Google, which is owned by Alphabet Inc, and its YouTube video service will pay $170 million to settle allegations that it broke federal law by collec...
2019-09-05, 05:00

Google Fined $170 Million For Violating Kids' Privacy Law On YouTube Google will pay $170 million to settle allegations that it illegally collected data about children younger than age 13 who watched toy videos and tel...
2019-09-05, 09:00

Google CEO Tries to Smooth Things Over After YouTube's Anti-LGBTQ Shitshow The complete and utter shitshow that is YouTube’s bungled response to addressing anti-LGBTQ harassment on its platform today brings us a response fro...
2019-06-13, 06:16

Tech news roundup: HPE Discover 2019, Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency, and Google Cloud's debacle This week's TechRepublic and ZDNet news stories include a look at the companies that hire the most data scientists, four significant impacts of a sec...
2019-06-19, 17:16

Israeli security company reportedly has tool that spies on Apple, Google and Facebook cloud data An Israeli cybersecurity company has reportedly developed spyware that can scrape data from the servers of Apple, Google, Facebook, Amazon and Micros...
2019-07-19, 19:16

Report: FTC approves a fine for Google over YouTube kids privacy probe Google has to pay the FTC a multimillion dollar fine to settle a probe into YouTube's shortcomings when it comes to protecting kids using its se...
2019-07-20, 10:16

Google kills its Twitch killer—the YouTube Gaming app shuts down this week Enlarge YouTube Gaming is more or less shutting down this week. Google launched the standalone YouTube gaming vertical almost four years ago as a ...
2019-05-29, 00:48

Regulators Fine Google $170 Million for Violating Children’s Privacy on YouTube As part of a settlement, YouTube said it would also institute new privacy measures on children’s videos. Critics said the changes did not go far enou...
2019-09-04, 16:00

Google Disables 210 YouTube Channels That Targeted Hong Kong Protests Google on Thursday said it disabled a series of YouTube channels that appeared to be part of a coordinated influence campaign against pro-democracy p...
2019-08-23, 10:16

FTC's settlement with Google over YouTube kids privacy violations blasted by critics The Federal Trade Commission's reported settlement with Google over YouTube childrens privacy violations was been blasted by tech critics as not goin...
2019-07-23, 00:48

Update adds cool new feature for some YouTube videos on Google Search Rolling out via a server-side update to the Google Search app on Android is a new feature that is called "In this video." Spotted by Android Police, ...
2019-06-16, 12:16

FTC agrees to settle with Google after child privacy violations found on YouTube Google, who owns the video streaming company YouTube, is expected to pay a multimillion dollar fine for violating federal privacy laws protecting chi...
2019-07-20, 17:16

Russia demands Google stop advertising 'illegal' protests on YouTube Russia is intensifying its pressure on Google to censor political dissent in the country. Media overseer Roskomnadzor has sent a letter to Google ins...
2019-08-11, 22:32

Google fined $170M for YouTube’s violation of child privacy laws Google has agreed to pay a $170 million fine for allowing YouTube to profit by breaking child privacy laws, authorities announced Wednesday. Regulato...
2019-09-04, 19:32

Google removes 210 YouTube channels in Hong Kong misinformation crackdown Google said Thursday that it had shut down 210 YouTube channels after the company learned they were tied to misinformation about the pro-democracy pr...
2019-08-23, 11:16

Google to pay $170 million to settle charges it violated kids’ privacy law on YouTube The settlement also requires YouTube to implement changes designed to ensure channels directed at children younger than 13 aren’t collecting data for...
2019-09-04, 19:32

Google AI researchers use mannequin challenge YouTube videos to improve depth prediction Google AI researchers used 2,000 mannequin challenge videos from YouTube to train AI that predicts depth in videos with people and objects in motion....
2019-05-23, 21:32

Google Disables YouTube Channels It Linked to Hong Kong Influence Operation Google pulled 210 YouTube channels from its platform, saying that they appeared to be part of a coordinated disinformation campaign in response to pr...
2019-08-23, 05:16

Google, YouTube to pay $170M to settle allegations of illegally collecting data on kids YouTube had been accused of tracking viewers of children's channels using cookies without parental consent and using those cookies to deliver million...
2019-09-04, 18:32

Russia demands Google delete anti-government protest videos from YouTube Russia's media oversight agency is demanding Google take action to stop the spread of information about illegal mass protests. Thousands of YouTube c...
2019-08-11, 20:32

Google Disables YouTube Channels for Alleged Disinformation Campaigns in Hong Kong Google pulled 210 YouTube channels from its platform, saying that they appeared to be part of a coordinated disinformation campaign in response to pr...
2019-08-23, 15:48

Google plays politics with China as it quietly bans state-sponsored YouTube accounts Google yesterday announced it’d banned 210 YouTube accounts “related to the ongoing protests in Hong Kong” and the discovery was “consistent with rec...
2019-08-23, 21:16

Google CEO defends YouTube amid hate speech controversies: 'It's a hard societal problem' Google CEO Sundar Pichai defended his company's efforts to cleanse YouTube of hate speech and misinformation as growing controversies continue to roi...
2019-06-10, 18:16

Russia Demands Google Cease Sending YouTube Push Notifications for Protest Livestreams Russia’s Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology, and Mass Media (Roskomnadzor) has demanded that Google cease prom...
2019-08-12, 12:32

Google expected to pay multimillion dollar penalty to settle investigation into how YouTube handles kids' data Google is expected to pay a multi-million dollar penalty to settle an investigation into YouTube's handling of children's data, according to a person...
2019-07-21, 06:32

Trump’s Education Department resolves nearly twice as many civil rights complaints as Obama's The Department of Education on Wednesday released new data showing that it has resolved nearly twice as many civil rights complaints as the Obama adm...
2019-07-11, 00:16

TechnipFMC resolves U.S. and Brazil probes, hopes to settle French case Oil services company TechnipFMC said it would pay $301.3 million to resolve anti-corruption probes with Brazilian and U.S. authorities, and added it ...
2019-07-25, 01:16

E3 2019: Video games take a cue from Netflix, but can Google and cloud games score? At next week's Electronic Entertainment Expo, the focus is on cloud gaming and upcoming video games such as 'Doom' and 'Star Wars...
2019-06-07, 18:48

Adobe's Omniture purchase a decade ago, set stage for cloud shift, Experience Cloud Sometimes it's not hard to find a skeptic about an acquisition. And when Adobe bought Omniture 10 years ago, the deal was a bit of a head scratcher. ...
2019-09-09, 01:00

Cloud and clear: Tencent draws on gaming tech to lift B2B cloud ambitions Tech giant Tencent Holdings Ltd plans to leverage its strengths in video games and social media to grab market share in China's burgeoning cloud com...
2019-09-20, 14:00

Salesforce debuts Manufacturing Cloud and Consumer Goods Cloud Salesforce launched two new products that join its sprawling suite of cloud-hosted tools and platforms: Manufacturing Cloud and Consumer Goods Cloud....
2019-09-16, 21:32

The corporate spat is over between Google and Amazon: YouTube is again available on Amazon Fire TV Corporate spat saw Google refuse to allow products on Amazon devices & vice versa. But Google Home & Nest Hub products still not available on Amazon....
2019-07-09, 15:00

Marathon all-night House Armed Services Committee markup session of defense policy bill resolves few partisan issues STILL AT IT AT 5 A.M.: The House Armed Services Committee markup of the National Defense Authorization Acts began Wednesday morning and was still goi...
2019-06-13, 16:16

Cloud Computing Is Here. Cloud Recycling Is Next. The world’s $300 billion scrap-metal market is looking beyond junked cars and copy machines to a new prize: the cloud. Pilot efforts are under way to...
2019-08-01, 06:32

Discord Go Live video Discord, which lets video gamers create a server to voice chat and text with friends, will let you stream game play to 10 others, starting Aug. 15. ...
2019-08-10, 00:00

How to Show Your PS4 Activity on Discord If you chat with all your friends who game via Discord, it makes a lot of sense to show off what you’re playing. It’s a conversation starter, it tell...
2019-05-29, 09:00

YouTube barred a 14-year-old conservative personality after she called the LGBTQ community pedophiles. The girl reportedly then posted a photo threatening YouTube HQ with something that looks like a gun. YouTube YouTube has terminated the account of a 14-year-old conservative YouTuber with nearly 1 million followers who goes by "Soph." The channel wa...
2019-08-06, 09:48

Enable 2FA for Your Discord Account so You Don't Get Phished The good news? A recent phishing attempt hit Discord and only ensnared a small batch of users—around 2,500 in all. The bad news? There’s no easy too...
2019-07-20, 02:00

YouTube’s adding more age gates to YouTube Kids — this should go well YouTube just revealed it’s added new age categories to its YouTube Kids app, offering different videos depending on whether the child is preschool or...
2019-08-29, 21:16

'The Discord Is The Church:' A Place For Gamers To Worship A few months ago, I was watching streamer Matt Souza play Fortnite on a custom server while I played along with his community, GodSquad Church. With ...
2019-07-19, 19:16

Adorable Little Discord Bot Is Actually A Devious Game In Disguise When my Discord server first added Smilebot, everything seemed normal. It was a little widget that spewed emojis and told you what your mood was. Whe...
2019-05-25, 00:48

Fed cuts interest rates, discord continues The US Federal Reserve has cut interest rates twice in the last decade, both coming in the last seven weeks. Yet for Donald Trump and some dissenting...
2019-09-19, 15:32

Discord launches its own mini-livestreaming service Discord today announced it’s premiering its own internal livestreaming feature, appropriately titled Go Live. It’s essentially a very small video str...
2019-08-09, 18:32

Merkel says German coalition discord over EU top job 'is not easy' Opposition by Germany's Social Democrats, junior partners in the ruling coalition, to the nomination of conservative Ursula von der Leyen as European...
2019-07-11, 18:00

Discord gains notoriety after brutal killing of NY teen. What you should know about the app A rapidly growing communication app, Discord, was used to publish photos of a murder victim say police. Here's what you need to know.  ...
2019-07-16, 23:32

Antitrust Enforcers Signal Discord Over Probes of Big Tech Turf battles between the federal government’s two antitrust enforcers are revving up as both assert authority to investigate whether big technology c...
2019-09-17, 00:32

Discord’s ‘Go Live’ lets gamers stream to up to 10 people Imagine streaming a game on Twitch, but only to your closest friends. Gaming chat platform Discord is launching a new feature, Go Live, that will let...
2019-08-10, 01:00

Discord Nitro subscription service drops games Discord Nitro provides a library of games that you can download and play as long as you maintain a subscription. The company is eliminating that feat...
2019-09-14, 01:00

Kudlow denies reports of discord at G-7 over trade war with China White House National Economic Adviser Larry Kudlow on Sunday denied reports that world leaders are warning the Trump Administration that tariffs levi...
2019-08-25, 16:48

Discord will soon let share your video game stream with online friends Discord, which lets video gamers create a server to voice chat and text with friends, will let you stream game play to 10 others, starting Aug. 15. ...
2019-08-10, 00:00

Threat of budget disaster rises amid discord in both parties Washington is deadlocked ahead of a series of fiscal deadlines, time is growing scarce and it’s only going to get harder to avoid a debacle. Congres...
2019-07-08, 02:16

Discord Nitro Games Are Going Away Next Month Because Most Users Weren't Even Playing Them Discord announced it will be removing all games from Nitro, almost one year after adding a collection of games to the paid subscription service. On O...
2019-09-15, 08:00

Discord promotes Nitro subscriptions with social server boosting Discord Nitro server boosting is a new way for groups to unlock more features for their community. It's part of Discord's subscription service.Read M...
2019-06-05, 01:48

Discord Explains How It Handles Harassment, Doxxing, And Threatening Behavior Discord, the only way young people communicate via voice after we collectively agreed to stop answering phone calls several years ago, is trying to b...
2019-08-14, 11:32

Head of Louis Armstrong House Museum Resigns After Discord The man hired six months ago to lead the Louis Armstrong House Museum into a new era has resigned following conflict between the new boss and staff o...
2019-07-20, 21:48

Discord is pulling its subscription service's free games library Discord's Nitro subscription service stepped into Steam territory last year when it gave subscribers access to a curated library of games. It on...
2019-09-15, 14:00

GitHub expands token scanning to Atlassian, Dropbox, Discord, and other formats GitHub announced that it has found over a billion token matches in repositories. It also revealed nearly half a dozen new token scanning partners.Rea...
2019-08-20, 04:48

Twitter, Facebook say China used fake accounts to sow discord in Hong Kong The social media giants said they were taking action against what Twitter called a “significant state-backed information operation” related to the pr...
2019-08-20, 16:16

VW replaces head of ride-hailing unit amid strategy discord The management revamp was reportedly caused by diverging views over the speed of Moia’s growth after VW was late to embrace mobility solutions includ...
2019-09-06, 19:00

Chicago Public Schools budget passes amid discord with teachers The Chicago Board of Education approved a $7.7 billion fiscal 2020 budget on Wednesday, rejecting a call to delay a vote on the spending plan by the ...
2019-08-29, 11:48

Twitter and Facebook take first actions against China for using fake accounts to sow discord in Hong Kong The social media giants said they were taking action against what Twitter called a "significant state-backed information operation" related to the pr...
2019-08-20, 10:16

Social platform gains notoriety after gory photos of dead teen posted. What is Discord? A rapidly growing communication app, Discord, was used to publish photos of a murder victim say police. Here's what you need to know.  ...
2019-07-17, 05:00

Snapchat may add a dedicated news tab Snap's efforts to bring news to Snapchat haven't gone so well. You've had to plow through entertainment and other material just to fi...
2019-09-18, 15:32

If you have a Snapchat account, you need to read this Just because messages and videos on Snapchat sent in Chat disappear after being read doesn't mean that this content is safely hidden from prying eyes...
2019-05-25, 03:16

Snapchat Must Hit More Angles with Advertisers A recent RBC survey showed that while future advertising spending intentions on Snapchat have improved, Snapchat spending remained the weakest of all...
2019-09-19, 23:32

Man convicted in killing after being ID’d through Snapchat LAS VEGAS (AP) — A man has been convicted of murder in a drug-related robbery killing in Las Vegas after initially being identified as a suspect beca...
2019-06-09, 05:00

Snapchat Glasses, Except Now Way More Expensive It seems Snap just can’t give up its obsession with techy camera glasses. That’s because after losing a buttload of money trying (and failing) to sel...
2019-08-13, 20:32

Snapchat's battle royale game is out now Snapchat is getting in on the battle royale craze with Tiny Royale, which you can play right now. The Zynga-developed top-down shooter expands the li...
2019-06-05, 18:16

Snapchat Is Once Again Pivoting Back to News Snap, parent company of Snapchat, is trying to do the whole social media platform tries to lure journalistic outfits into producing content for them ...
2019-09-18, 09:00

Android Messages may get Snapchat-like AR effects Apparently, Google has plans to turn the Android Messages app into a veritable Instagram and Snapchat rival. XDA Developers has discovered that the t...
2019-06-30, 10:16

Snapchat Looks to Let Users Add Music to Posts Snap is in talks with major record labels to expand the ways users can include music in posts on its flagship Snapchat app, as the company faces comp...
2019-05-24, 21:48

AR porn lenses live on in Snapchat despite ban Snapchat has deleted Naughty America's account and taken down the X-rated AR lenses it debuted this week. However, the porn studio isn't ba...
2019-05-22, 23:32

What Your Snapchat Selfie Has in Common With the Army If you dodged real-world trash cans to chase virtual monsters during the Pokemon Go craze, you experienced augmented reality. Sixty years after fight...
2019-08-18, 13:48

Zynga launches Tiny Royale on Snapchat Zynga has launched Tiny Royale, a mini battle royale game, on Snapchat. It is Zynga's first game on the emerging platform for messaging games.Read Mo...
2019-06-05, 19:32

Snapchat Users Can Now Add AR Effects to These Indian Monuments Snapchat received the Landmarkers feature back in April, but it's now expanded to two Indian monuments. Snap has also brought Lens Studio 2.1 to let ...
2019-08-27, 10:16

Snapchat had more than 200 million daily users last quarter Snap appears to be working its way out of a downturn. In the company's Q2 earnings release that just dropped. Snap revealed that it had 203 mill...
2019-07-24, 12:48

Snapchat spending $1B to give users more of what they love Snapchat knows how much its users love vomiting rainbows and seeing what they’d look like as the opposite gender — so it plans on giving them more. T...
2019-08-07, 13:32

Facebook preparing new app to maintain pressure on Snapchat Threads app will encourage ‘frictionless’ data sharing with selected Instagram followersFacebook is reportedly preparing to take on Snapchat yet agai...
2019-08-27, 16:16

Snapchat users up 8% in a year to 203 million, company says Shares climb as Snap Inc announces 48% increase in revenue to $388mThe number of Snapchat users has increased 8% since this time last year – to 203 m...
2019-07-24, 00:48

Snapchat's first three Snap Games for Android and iOS go live Soon after Chinese giant Tencent bought a big chunk of Snap's shares, the company announced a set of important changes coming to Snapchat. In an atte...
2019-05-22, 05:48

New report claims some Snapchat employees spied on users A new report from Motherboard reveals that Snap employees in the past have abused internal tools in order to glean information about user emails, use...
2019-05-24, 01:48

NFL celebrates 100th season with Snapchat AR Lens that comes to life The National Football League and Snap have made another augmented reality experience together. In celebration of the NFL's 100th season, which k...
2019-08-27, 19:16

Snapchat is Spotify's latest music-sharing option Spotify addicts can soon share what tunes or podcasts they're listening to with their Snapchat friends. Through the share menu on songs, albums,...
2019-09-10, 01:32

Fox Sports created a USWNT Snapchat AR lens for the World Cup The United States women's national soccer team laid down a clear statement of intent to their World Cup rivals after a record-breaking 13-0 win ...
2019-06-14, 20:16

How to unsubscribe from publications and accounts on your Snapchat Discover page Shutterstock Snapchat doesn't have a direct unsubscribe button for accounts and publications you've subscribed to within the Discover page, but it i...
2019-08-17, 09:32

Snapchat launches its first ever battle royale mobile game Snapchat mobile games are a recent thing that Snap introduced a few weeks ago, but if you're not familiar with the new feature, here is a quick rundo...
2019-06-05, 21:48

Snap introduces Spectacles 3, with two HD cameras and 3D effects on Snapchat Snap has introduced a third generation of its Spectacles wearable sunglass cameras, and these include new 3D effects for use in Snapchat: You can cap...
2019-08-14, 11:32

Snapchat working to bring Facebook-like functionality to users Facebook has been guilty for copying many features from competitors, but that doesn't mean it can't go the other way around in some instances. Snapch...
2019-06-08, 20:00

Oh Snap: U.S. senator proposes bill to ban Snapchat 'Snapstreaks' A bill introduced by a U.S. senator on Tuesday aims to curb overuse of social media by banning Snapchat's Snapstreak feature, which encourages users ...
2019-07-31, 18:16

'I'm on Snapchat!': Joe Biden's 'exciting' announcement draws snark Snaps of him eating ice cream and donning Ray-Bans have some wondering if ‘Uncle Joe’ is trying too hard to woo young peopleBefore his appearance in ...
2019-08-02, 06:16

Teen Love for Snapchat Is Keeping Snap Afloat Left for dead after a disappointing IPO and Instagram copied a key feature, Snap is doing quite well, thank you. Its stock has more than doubled this...
2019-07-23, 13:48

Vigilante student uses Snapchat filter to catch ‘predator’ cop An online vigilante used Snapchat’s face-swap filter to trick predators looking for underage girls — snaring a California cop, according ...
2019-06-12, 21:16

Snapchat Aims to Introduce New Experiences for Users in India Snapchat has opened its office in Mumbai and is set to hire a team as well as bring on board a large number of local content creators and partners to...
2019-08-12, 08:00

California gun traffickers used Snapchat to sell illegal firearms A 22-year-old man allegedly used Snapchat to market illegal firearms from Nevada to potential customers in California’s Bay Area — but was caug...
2019-08-22, 21:16

Foursquare to Buy Location-Data Specialist Placed From Snapchat Parent The onetime social-media darling that has transformed into a specialist in providing location data to other companies is buying another location-data...
2019-05-31, 11:48

Even Con Ed’s power outage map is down Con Ed’s online map showing power outages is down as the utility struggles to restore electricity to thousands of customers left in the dark af...
2019-07-23, 22:48

Snapchat made a Bitmoji tennis game to celebrate Wimbledon It's no secret that Snapchat is a big fan of sport, and tennis is no exception. Last year it released a 3D Bitmoji Lens that let users "take on"...
2019-07-02, 03:16

Glenn Close discovers Snapchat, turns into Woody Harrelson The good news: Glenn Close has discovered Snapchat. It’s always fun to find a new app, and, even if Snapchat has lost a lot of its luster on account...
2019-06-06, 23:00

Snapchat employees reportedly spied on users' data A report says Snapchat employees use internal tools to access user data including locations, email addresses and saved photos.    ...
2019-05-24, 20:48

Gender-bending Snapchat feature leads to arrest of California cop A California police officer was arrested after a 20-year-old man used the gender-swap filter on Snapchat to pretend to be a 16-year-old girl and patr...
2019-06-12, 17:32

Florida man posted sex tape of ex-girlfriend on Snapchat ‘out of spite’: police A Florida man was busted this week for posting a sex tape of his ex-girlfriend on Snapchat — because he believed the woman hadn’t been caring for his...
2019-07-11, 12:48

Snapchat boosts Lens Studio with new Landmarkers, templates, and guides Snapchat's desktop creation app for AR Lenses is adding new facial and location effects, plus tools that will help ease first-timers into making cont...
2019-08-27, 14:48

Snapchat Renews E!'s Face Forward for Season 3 & Doubles Up on What the Fashion Great news, fashion fans! E!'s Face Forward returns to Snapchat for a third season this Saturday, Sept. 7, and its beloved beauty guru Patrick Starr...
2019-09-06, 05:32

California arms traffickers used Snapchat to market illegal weapons Recent investigations show that in the Bay Area, social media is playing a significant role in firearms salesOne post showed the man walking through ...
2019-08-22, 16:48

Authorities accuse teen of peddling drugs, guns on Snapchat ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say they have arrested a New Mexico teenager accused of using social media to peddle fentanyl, assault weapons a...
2019-06-05, 23:16

Snapchat's Gender-Swap Filter Inspires a Sting Operation Since its launch in May, Snapchat's gender-swap filter, which allows users to see what they would look like as a stereotypical man or woman, has insp...
2019-06-13, 14:16

Additional police presence at Marana HS after Snapchat threat resurfaces MARANA, Ariz. – Marana Unified School District issued a statement Thursday morning regarding a social media shooting threat. The district said they w...
2019-08-16, 19:00

For the Trans Community, Snapchat’s ‘Gender-Swapping’ Filter Is Complicated It’s a simple idea––a new filter on Snapchat lets users alter images of themselves to look like a different gender. The Snapchat le...
2019-05-21, 16:01

Snapchat employees reportedly snooped on users with 'SnapLion' tool A bombshell Motherboard report reveals that employees across several departments at Snapchat can view user location information, saved Snaps, phone n...
2019-05-24, 11:16

Perfect selfies are all over Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat. They're killing us Selfies posted on Snapchat, Facebook and Instagram have gone from duck lips to deadly as front-facing cameras on iPhone and Android have improved. &...
2019-05-22, 16:01

How to Prepare For a Power Outage Over the weekend, more than 30,000 New York residents were left without power, reportedly due to high electricity usage during the widespread heatwav...
2019-07-23, 21:16

Snapchat Daily Active Users Reach 203 Million in Q2, Beating Estimates Snapchat on Tuesday beat analysts' estimates for user growth and revenue, getting a boost from a better version of its Android app and the launch of ...
2019-07-24, 09:00

Magic Johnson’s Lakers tell-all: Shady Snapchat forced Russell trade When the Lakers traded D’Angelo Russell, they claimed it was done solely for on-court reasons. Now Magic Johnson finally admitted the Nets landed the...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Snapchat launches Creator Shows with Serena Williams and Kevin Hart In the last year, the time spent watching Shows on Snapchat has tripled. The company wants to take advantage of that. Today, it announced Creator Sho...
2019-07-10, 19:16

A serial killer taunts via Snapchat in a tonally messy Jessica Jones If you start an episode with a serial killer sending clues via Snapchat (sorry, InstaYap), it’s really hard to end it with the brutal murder of one o...
2019-06-15, 21:48

Snapchat’s gender-swap photo filter is no game for trans people Hit a button, and you’re “transformed” into a woman. The beard disappears. The face and jaw smooth out. The hair floats jauntily ar...
2019-05-22, 04:48

Snapchat releases political ad spending data ahead of 2020 election Snapchat joins other social media giants in ramping up transparency efforts ahead of the 2020 US presidential election. The company has released a li...
2019-09-16, 20:32

Snapchat employees abused data access, spied on users: report Snapchat employees have been using internal tools — which offer them privileged access to user data — to spy on people’s pages, a r...
2019-05-24, 08:32

Apple will limit VoIP background data collection from WhatsApp, Snapchat et al in iOS 13 Apple is reportedly planning a new feature in iOS that will restrict apps from runing voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) processes in the background...
2019-08-07, 13:00

HS football players reportedly posted Snapchat of burning pride flag A pair of Utah high school football players were booted from their team Wednesday over a Snapchat video of a Pride flag being burned and someone sayi...
2019-06-20, 05:32

Twitter outage affects users across the US The company restored access late Thursday afternoon, but some users were still experiencing issuesTwitter experiencing outages for several hours, wit...
2019-07-12, 02:48

Twitter is down. Outage appears worldwide Twitter is experiencing an outage that has knocked out the service around the world. No cause has been revealed.       ...
2019-07-11, 22:00

Power outage affecting more than 1,300 TEP customers TUCSON – More than 1,300 Tucson Electric Power customers are experiencing power outages on Tucson’s east side Monday morning. According to TEP’s outa...
2019-07-08, 18:00

Twitter is back after a brief outage (updated) Twitter is back online for some people after being down for an hour or so Thursday afternoon. Tweets weren't loading in the app or on desktop fo...
2019-07-11, 22:32

Slack Technologies down 1% after service outage Shares of Slack Technologies were down about 1% in extended trade on Friday after the messaging software company said it was still working to resolv...
2019-06-29, 00:48

Study reveals how screwed we’d be during a GPS outage The US government’s National Institutes of Standards and Technology recently decided to sponsor what appears to be the most comprehensive look ...
2019-06-15, 17:00

AT&T customers dialing 911 go through a nationwide outage, again If you are on AT&T and tried to call the emergency 911 number in the past 24 hours, you may have had trouble connecting on Tuesday morning. The carri...
2019-07-03, 09:32

Snapchat launches new tools for developers, making AR filter creation easier for beginners Snapchat says its new templates are created to "expand the creative process for anyone at any skill level" including make-up artists and students. &...
2019-08-27, 21:16

FaceApp's privacy concerns: How the app compares to Facebook, Instagram and SnapChat terms A new wave of interest has made FaceApp the top free entry in the Apple and Google app stores. It has also lead to privacy concerns.   ...
2019-07-19, 00:32

El Pollo Loco embracing Snapchat augmented reality for Hispanic Heritage Month For celebration, El Pollo Loco looks to revive lost L.A. murals virtually, via Snapchat's World Lenses. Point phone at blank wall, and art comes...
2019-09-14, 15:32

Michael Porter Jr. leaks Adam Silver’s cell phone number on Snapchat There are social media mistakes. Then there’s this. Denver Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. turned into a living “you’re not you when you’re hungry...
2019-08-14, 22:00

Snapchat Employees Allegedly Misused Internal Tools to Snoop on Users: Report Existing online today means giving over a wealth of data. The hope is that the companies safeguarding it are doing so securely, but thousands of peop...
2019-05-24, 04:01

Snapchat's new bold logo sparks frustration – and Twitter has jokes Snapchat's logo now has a bolder look -- literally. The outline of "Chillah" the ghost is thicker, and the Twitterverse is not okay with it. &#...
2019-08-17, 00:00

Facebook says some users facing outage on its platforms Facebook Inc said on Wednesday it is working to resolve issues faced by some users while sending media files on its social media platforms including ...
2019-07-03, 19:32

Europe's GPS Rival Galileo Back After Six-Day Outage Europe's Galileo satellite navigation system, a rival of the American GPS network, is back in service after a six-day outage, its oversight agency sa...
2019-07-18, 23:00

Power Outage Leaves Venezuela in the Dark, Again Most of Venezuela was left in the dark in the latest blackout to hit the beleaguered nation as it suffers from an economic collapse and a crumbling p...
2019-07-23, 07:16

The Morning After: Facebook and Instagram's image outage Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. As many in the US celebrate Independence Day, we're probably catching you right before or after a Strange...
2019-07-04, 12:32

Power outage affecting Sierra Vista SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – The City of Sierra Vista is experiencing a power outage Wednesday afternoon. As of 12:45 p.m. the power outage was affecting ev...
2019-06-12, 22:48

Saudis yet to brief OPEC colleagues, IEA on oil outage: sources Saudi Arabia has yet to brief fellow OPEC members and other energy sector players about how long it will take to restore the country's oil output, OP...
2019-09-17, 17:32

Preliminary report shows likely cause of NYC power outage Con Edison blamed their relay protection system Monday for the weekend power outage in New York City, saying the system didn't operate as designed, a...
2019-07-16, 04:32

LAX flights grounded, cancelled because of power outage A power outage at Los Angeles International Airport diverted, delayed or cancelled dozens of flights Wednesday night, and hundreds of passengers were...
2019-06-06, 08:48

AT&T customers dialing 911 faced a nationwide outage, again If you are on AT&T and tried to call the emergency 911 number in the past 24 hours, you may have had trouble connecting on Tuesday morning. The carri...
2019-07-03, 16:00

US: Technical outage causes major delays for travelers US airports have confirmed lengthy delays for passengers due to a problem with their processing systems. The issue appears to have been dealt with an...
2019-08-17, 07:32

Ethiopia restores internet after one week outage One week after a web blackout in the country, internet and text messaging services were restored in Ethiopia Tuesday, Ethio Telecom, the country's mo...
2019-06-20, 15:48

Target's registers suffered a nationwide outage Target can't quite escape its technical woes, apparently. The retail giant's registers suffered a roughly two-hour nationwide outage in mi...
2019-06-16, 19:48

All Of Argentina, Uruguay Without Electricity After Massive Outage Power was slowly being restored on Sunday after a massive outage blacked out Argentina and Uruguay, leaving around 48 million people without electric...
2019-06-16, 20:48

PlayStation and Instagram back up after outage for some users Many users experienced difficulty Thursday with the PlayStation Network and Instagram. Both systems are now back up and running.    &...
2019-06-14, 07:16

Cyber-attack ruled out in UK power outage Neither a cyber-attack nor unpredictable wind power generation were behind a power outage that left nearly one million people in England and Wales in...
2019-08-11, 01:00

Study finds that a GPS outage would cost $1 billion per day Enlarge / The first of the Air Force's new GPS 3 satellites launches on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket in December, 2018. (credit: SpaceX) Since becoming...
2019-06-15, 02:32

Pole fire causes power outage in Catalina CATALINA, Ariz. – A fire on a telephone pole has caused some power outages Tuesday afternoon on the northwest side. According to Golder Ranch F...
2019-09-04, 02:00

Policeman arrested after student uses Snapchat's 'gender swap' filter to pose as underage girl Officer Robert Davies is on paid leave after being charged with communicating with a minor to commit a felonyA California student used a “gender swap...
2019-06-13, 01:16

Schoolgirls who slashed 14-year-old across the face in Snapchat video are sentenced to total of 12 years behind bars Two schoolgirls who slashed a 14-year-old across the face for "twisted glory" and filmed the attack in a ­Snapchat video have been sentenced to a tot...
2019-07-09, 17:16

Instagram, Whatsapp and Facebook hit with media messaging outage Facebook says it is addressing issues faced by users on several of its services, mainly in Europe and USFacebook said on Wednesday it is working to r...
2019-07-03, 22:00

Facebook’s image outage revealed how it uses AI to catalog our photos A Facebook outage on Thursday revealed what may be a surprising development to some users: the company uses artificial intelligence to catalog the co...
2019-07-06, 00:48

School bus hits power pole, causes outage for hundreds A school bus crashed into a power pole near Drexel and Palomino roads on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. Courtesy: Pima County Sheriff’s Department TUC...
2019-09-03, 23:32

Thousands Of Travellers Delayed At US Airports By Computer Outage Thousands of travellers at US airports faced delays late on Friday because of an nationwide outage of US Customs and Border Protection's (CBP) proces...
2019-08-17, 01:32

Hundreds of thousands lose power in outage across Britain A temporary power grid failure caused large swaths of England and Wales to go dark Friday evening, prompting transportation hiccups during rush hour....
2019-08-10, 01:00

Customs and Border Protection outage snarls traffic into US Travelers entering the U.S. are experiencing delays because of a technology outage affecting Customs and Border Protection stations at several major ...
2019-08-17, 14:32

Outage leaves 46K New Yorkers in the dark just a week after last blackout Just a week after a massive blackout in New York City, another Con Edison outage left neighborhoods like this one in Brooklyn without power all night...
2019-07-22, 19:48

London Stock Exchange hit by worst outage since 2011 Software glitch prevented investors trading for more than an hour and a halfThe London stock market has experienced its worst outage in eight years a...
2019-08-16, 22:32

Services delayed at MVD offices after statewide computer outage TUCSON – Motor Vehicle Division offices across the state are experiencing some delays Wednesday afternoon in connection to a statewide computer...
2019-08-22, 21:48

Power outage at LAX grounds flights and strands travelers A power outage at Los Angeles International Airport grounds more than 50 flights and causes other travel disruptions. TSA is rescreening travelers af...
2019-06-06, 22:48

Hit By Huge Power Outage, Manhattan Plunges Into Darkness Subway stations plunged into darkness and the billboards of Times Square suddenly flicked off as New York's Manhattan was hit by a power outage on Sa...
2019-07-14, 06:16

Central America suffers massive power outage Honduras has been the worst affected with Nicaragua, El Salvador and Guatemala also partly without electricity. The blackout was caused by a failure ...
2019-09-17, 05:00

Nissan-Infiniti outage leaves U.S. dealers in the dark A power outage on Sunday at a Nissan North America data center in Denver has shut down a critical communications system that Nissan and Infiniti deal...
2019-08-21, 17:16

De Blasio insists he was in charge while campaigning during NYC power outage Mayor de Blasio made excuses Sunday for being almost 1,000-miles away as 73,000 New Yorkers went without power on Saturday night. As a 60-block swath...
2019-07-14, 16:48

Thousands of popular websites affected by Cloudflare outage Thousands of popular websites briefly dropped offline on Tuesday due to an issue affecting Cloudflare, an American business that provides content dis...
2019-07-02, 17:16

Thousands of travelers delayed at U.S. airports by computer outage Thousands of travelers at U.S. airports faced delays on Friday because of an nationwide outage of U.S. Customs and Border Protection's (CBP) processi...
2019-08-17, 08:32

Global spare oil capacity in U.S. hands after Saudi outage An attack on Saudi oil facilities on Saturday is believed to have disrupted half the country's production capacity, making the United States the only...
2019-09-15, 10:00

Was your flight delay due to an IT outage? What a new report on airline IT tells us From 2015 through 2017, most airline IT outages were serious enough to disrupt flights, according to a government agency, but the full impact of the ...
2019-06-13, 05:16

Water main break causes outage on southwest side TUCSON – Tucson Water has reported water outages in the area near Ajo Hwy and Kinney Rd. According to the city of Tucson water outage map, an u...
2019-09-03, 09:32

KPN core profits gain despite network outage, CEO exit KPN reported a 3.6% gain in core profits for the second quarter, despite suffering a major network outage that coincided with news that CEO Executive...
2019-07-24, 10:00

Xbox Live outage locks gamers out again (updated) A month after another extended outage impeded Xbox gamers from playing for hours -- and with a number of smaller issues in between -- Microsoft'...
2019-09-07, 16:32

Real crunch from Saudi Arabia's oil outage has yet to be felt Saudi Arabia's ability to avert a global oil supply crunch will only become clear in a few weeks, because for now its crude held in storage can fill ...
2019-09-19, 15:00

New Hampshire students circulate Snapchat rumor that student assaulted a dozen girls, but police say it's false Allegations that a male New Hampshire high school student sexually assaulted a dozen female students — and that educators knew and failed to act — ci...
2019-09-15, 21:00

NYC subway lines down: Anger as thousands affected by MTA outage during heatwave Know before you go: Find out which MTA lines have suspended their service Friday due to a network communications issue.     ...
2019-07-20, 05:16

Another massive outage takes down many of the internet’s biggest sites and service For the second time in two weeks, a huge chunk of the internet is inaccessible due to a sudden outage. Whereas last week’s outage was traced ba...
2019-07-02, 20:16

Two lovemaking kookaburra birds caused a power outage in Australia Sparks flew a little too intensely for these two kookaburras, which caused a power outage affecting 1,000 homes.       ...
2019-06-16, 21:16

Hunt for cause of massive South America power outage begins BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — As lights turned back on across Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay after a massive blackout hit tens of millions people, ...
2019-06-17, 06:48

Computers coming back online after Customs outage at U.S. airports U.S. Customs and Border Protection said its computers were coming back online and travelers were being processed after a nationwide computer outage e...
2019-08-17, 08:32

Power outage suspends some New York-Philadelphia trains: Amtrak A power outage on Wednesday temporarily suspended some local and regional passenger trains traveling between New York and Philadelphia, Amtrak, the U...
2019-06-19, 22:48

US customs outage delays thousands of travelers in airports across country Social media posts show serious congestion as ‘temporary’ issue affects hubs including JFK and LAXThousands of travelers at major US airports faced c...
2019-08-17, 08:00

LSE's FTSE stock market suffers longest outage in years A technical glitch delayed the start of trading on Friday on the UK blue chip FTSE 100 and midcap stock indexes for almost two hours in what was the ...
2019-08-17, 00:32

New York City power outage: Here's what we know about the widespread blackout The power outage comes 42 years to the day after The Great Blackout of 1977, which left most of New York City without electricity. Here's what w...
2019-07-14, 07:16

Fuel supply outage disrupts flights at Amsterdam airport Air traffic to and from Amsterdam Schiphol airport was seriously disrupted on Wednesday because of an outage at the airport's main fuel supplier that...
2019-07-24, 23:48

Power outage stops service at New York Penn Station All trains travelling in and out of New York Penn Station have been halted because of an Amtrak overhead wire issue, New Jersey Transit said Wednesda...
2019-06-19, 17:00

Cuomo rips de Blasio amid power outage fallout ​Gov. Andrew Cuomo chided Mayor Bill de Blasio for being absent during ​Saturday’s ​blackout in Manhattan but wouldn’t say he would remov...
2019-07-15, 22:48

PlayStation is back after hours-long outage but Instagram is down for some users Many users experienced difficulty Thursday for about four hours with many gamers experiencing difficulty logging in and accessing PlayStation.  ...
2019-06-14, 04:00

London hit by power outage following suspected national grid failure A suspected failure in Britain's National Grid network has led to a power cut across large areas of London and South East England, UK Power Networks ...
2019-08-09, 20:00

Oil prices rise on drop in US crude stocks, refinery outage Oil prices rose on Wednesday, buoyed by an outage at a major refinery on the U.S. East Coast and industry data that showed U.S. crude stockpiles fell...
2019-06-27, 19:16

Venezeula capital plunges into darkness after massive power outage CARACAS, Venezuela — The lights have gone out across much of Venezuela, snarling traffic in the capital and reviving fears of the blackouts that plun...
2019-07-23, 12:16

RBS and Natwest down: Millions unable to access websites after amassive outage Millions of customers are locked out of their NatWest and Royal Bank of Scotland online banking services, after the websites were hit by a major outa...
2019-08-27, 15:16

EDF could extend Golfech nuclear power plant outage because of heatwave French utility could prolong planned outages at its two Golfech nuclear reactors because of a heatwave expected across France this week, the power ut...
2019-07-22, 22:32

How malformed packets caused CenturyLink’s 37-hour, nationwide outage Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | RiverNorthPhotography) CenturyLink's nationwide, 37-hour outage in December 2018 disrupted 911 service for millions...
2019-08-19, 23:16

Power outage cancels flights at Southern California airport John Wayne Airport in Southern California canceled all flights after a power outage left all its terminals in the dark late Friday.   ...
2019-08-03, 09:48

College male uses gender-bending Snapchat filter to pose as girl, allegedly lure accused pedophile cop A California police officer was arrested last week after authorities say a college student used a Snapchat gender-altering filter to trick him into t...
2019-06-12, 18:00

Nissan-Infiniti outage left U.S. dealers in the dark; some systems resume A power outage on Saturday at a Nissan North America data center in Denver had shut down a critical communications system that Nissan and Infiniti de...
2019-08-22, 05:48

TEP crews continue to work power outage that occurred during Wednesday’s storm TUCSON – After being left without electricity since 5 p.m. Wednesday, hundreds of residents on Tucson’s southwest side have had their pow...
2019-08-30, 07:16

Galileo satellite navigation system back in action after partial outage Europe's satellite navigation system, Galileo, is fully functioning once again after just over a week of limited operations. During that time, the em...
2019-07-22, 18:00

Jennifer Lopez concert evacuated as Manhattan power outage spreads A major Manhattan power outage spread south to Madison Square Garden on Saturday night, plunging the Jennifer Lopez concert into darkness, multiple t...
2019-07-14, 05:48

CBS Shows Ads Over The Void After Power Outage Disrupts Chiefs-Jaguars Broadcast Coming back from a commercial after the Jaguars cut the Chiefs’ lead to 37-19, CBS didn’t return to the game broadcast. In a nihilistic twist, the ne...
2019-09-09, 03:32

Target says registers back online, blames outage on technology issue Target Corp on Saturday said its payment registers were back online after a systems outage stopped customers in the United States from paying for in-...
2019-06-16, 07:16

Thousands in Brooklyn still in dark as New York City deals with another power outage Con Edison tweeted at 4 a.m. Monday that about half of the 33,000 customers in Brooklyn had power restored after a blackout Sunday.   ...
2019-07-22, 13:48

Thousands of New York residents without power for hours after city-wide outage Electricity was restored to customers and businesses in midtown Manhattan and the Upper West Side by around midnight, according to a statement from t...
2019-07-14, 20:16

Slack asks investors to trust that outage costs were a 'one-time' issue Outages present a significant risk for business tech companies like Slack that sell online services, rather than software that administrators install...
2019-09-06, 00:32

Trust in single power line played role in Argentine outage Overconfidence in the capacity of a single transmission line may have played a role in a massive power outage that left Argentina and parts of Urugua...
2019-06-20, 14:00

Sweden to investigate telecom operator Tele2's June network outage Sweden launched an inquiry on Friday into a national network outage at telecoms company Tele2 in June that knocked out voice calls for a many privat...
2019-07-05, 20:48

Sask. senator says Regina power outage a ‘preview of Canada’s future’ Sask. Sen. Denise Batters says said a major power outage in Regina is a sign of what's to come if Justin Trudeau “continues to implement his terrible...
2019-06-11, 02:16

Power outage partially halts Toshiba Memory's chip plant Toshiba Memory Corp, the world's No. 2 producer of NAND flash memory chips, said on Friday production at its plant in central Japan has been partiall...
2019-06-21, 11:16

Huge Power Outage Hits NYC on Anniversary of Infamous 1977 Blackout Saturday is the 42nd anniversary of the July 13-14, 1977 New York City blackout, which took out power to most of the city, resulted in widespread civ...
2019-07-14, 04:16

Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp Services Back Online After Worldwide Outage A Facebook spokesperson explained that a "routine maintenance operation" accidentally triggered a bug that made it difficult for users to upload or s...
2019-07-04, 07:16

London stock market rallies after worst outage in eight years - as it happened London traders were unable to buy and sell shares in Britain’s top companies this morning, as unexplained glitch strikes the CityLatest: Trading unde...
2019-08-16, 21:32

METALS-Nickel gives up gains in volatile trade; zinc rises on Nyrstar outage London nickel prices fell sharply after an initial surge in volatile trade on Monday as bulls that placed bets on Indonesia bringing forward a ban on...
2019-08-12, 12:00

UPDATE 2-Target says registers back online, blames outage on technology issue Target Corp on Saturday said its payment registers were back online after a systems outage stopped customers in the United States from paying for in-...
2019-06-16, 02:32

Power outage at LAX airport leaves travelers stranded as airlines cancel flights Parts of Los Angeles International Airport were left without light and power for about three and a half hours Wednesday night, causing the cancellati...
2019-06-06, 09:32

Major Power Outage Hits Britain, Causing Rush Hour Chaos Members of the public posted images on social media, which showed the underground tube network in the darkness and people having to use their mobile ...
2019-08-09, 23:00

Widespread Target cash register outage causes long lines, exasperated shoppers The roughly two-hour outage periodically prevented Target's cashiers from scanning merchandise or processing transactions as long lines formed in som...
2019-06-16, 07:16

London stock market suffers worst outage in eight years - business live London traders were unable to buy and sell shares in Britain’s top companies this morning, as unexplained glitch strikes the CityLatest: Trading unde...
2019-08-16, 14:32

Is Target still down? After long waits and store closings, nationwide register outage ends Target registers are now working after a nationwide outage Saturday caused long checkout lines and closed some stores.      ...
2019-06-16, 01:16

Day after a nationwide register outage, Target's tech troubles continue on a smaller scale The great Target outage of 2019 continued on a smaller scale Sunday with shoppers reporting some stores were unable to process credit card purchases....
2019-06-17, 01:48

Google takes another stab at Google Glass, updates the AR headsets for business customers Google improved the specs on the Glass for business. The search company gave the smart glasses an updated camera and better battery life.  ...
2019-05-21, 20:16

Xbox vs Google Stadia: Bad News for Google, slow broadband is already a huge disadvantage Eurogamer and Broadband Genie has found slow broadband is set to prevent many gamers from enjoying the new Google Stadia game streaming service. And ...
2019-06-23, 10:16

Google admits partners leaked more than 1,000 private conversations with Google Assistant Google on Wednesday admitted that partners who work to analyze voice snippets collected when people talk to the Google Assistant were leaked to a Bel...
2019-07-11, 22:16

'What is Google Scholar?': What you need to know about Google's database for students, researchers, and other curious minds Reuters Google Scholar is a searchable database of scholarly literature. It connects users with studies and journal articles, but that doesn't alway...
2019-06-04, 12:16

Apple and Google temporarily stop listening to Siri and OK Google queries Enlarge / An Apple Watch Nike+ Series 4. (credit: Getty Images | Wachiwit) Apple workers have stopped listening to Siri queries worldwide, the comp...
2019-08-02, 22:00

Millions of Business Listings on Google Maps Are Fake---and Google Profits Google Maps is filled with false business addresses created by firms pretending to be nearby. Some are fibbing to get your business. Others are poste...
2019-06-20, 20:48

This week’s dead Google product is Google Trips, may it rest in peace Google Trips! Get a good look at it while it is still around. [credit: Ron Amadeo ...
2019-06-07, 05:32

Google admits over 1,000 private Google Home recordings were leaked More than 1,000 private conversations recorded by Google Home devices have been leaked after it was revealed that Google lets human subcontractors li...
2019-07-13, 00:16

Google workers listen to your “OK Google” queries—one of them leaked recordings Enlarge / The Google Home Mini, the original Google Home, and the Google Home Max. (credit: Google) Google today defended its practice of having ...
2019-07-11, 22:32

Google Fi gets $70 unlimited mobile plan plus free Google One membership Google has announced a new unlimited Google Fi plan that gives subscribers unfettered access to SMS, calls, and data for a set monthly fee. Read More...
2019-09-18, 06:32

Google employees attempt to ban Google from the San Francisco Pride Parade In a letter released Wednesday morning, over 100 Google employees demanded that the San Francisco Pride Parade remove Google as one of its sponsors, ...
2019-06-27, 19:48

Google reveals that over 1,000 Google Assistant audio recordings were leaked Smart devices have changed the face of privacy forever. Telling people that you believed someone was listening to you at all times used to be cause f...
2019-07-12, 04:16

How to add your business to Google and get it displayed on Google Maps for customers to find Reuters When you add a business to Google, you can immediately help your business bring in new customers and new streams of revenue. Once you've si...
2019-07-10, 17:32

Jennifer Lopez's Madison Square Garden concert cut short, rescheduled after power outage Jennifer Lopez's Manhattan concert got cut short Saturday after a city-wide power outage. But don't worry, JLo fans: She'll finish wha...
2019-07-18, 09:00

Google expands its efforts in India with new Google Pay initiatives During its annual event in New Delhi, Google announced a number of new Google Pay initiatives aimed at helping small and medium-sized businesses acce...
2019-09-20, 03:00

Google tests new feature that will stop you from telling someone to "Google it" Spotted by Android Police, the beta version of the Google Search app has received an update that includes a new way to share search results. So let's...
2019-06-21, 01:16

Google just launched its new lightweight search app Google Go worldwide After getting a limited rollout in Asia more than a year ago and then capturing a bit of the spotlight earlier this year at I/O 2019, Google on Tuesd...
2019-08-21, 07:16

Snapchat Gets a Battle Royale Game, in the Form of Zynga's Tiny Royale It lets you battle with friends, collect new weapons along the way, and there's also a new safe zone where you can rest it out and strategise gamepla...
2019-06-07, 00:16

3 million gallons of 'untreated sewage' spill into Puget Sound after power outage, prompting beach closures State officials in Washington are investigating after an estimated 3 million gallons of “untreated sewage” was dumped in the Puget Sound in just unde...
2019-07-20, 14:32

Snapchat's Pride-themed lenses turn famous buildings into icons of Pride Month Snapchat has released a new set of Landmarkers to celebrate Pride. On Thursday, they were launched in New York City, Washington, D.C., and Los Angele...
2019-06-07, 17:48

Google announces customers can now use PayPal with Google Pay Google has just announced it has expanded its partnership with PayPal to provide merchants with more ways to accept payments online. Starting next we...
2019-06-22, 05:32

In India, you don’t need a Google phone to have a Google Assistant Enlarge / Google Assistant isn't just for smartphones anymore—at least, not in India. (credit: McKay Savage / Flickr) India is an enormous developi...
2019-09-19, 21:00

Google is about to make Google Maps more like Waze A couple of days ago, Google added some handy new features to its Google Maps apps for Android and iPhone, including Street View support (Android) an...
2019-09-07, 03:32

Get Ready for Changes to Google Drive and Google Photos Starting July 10th, when you upload photos to Google Drive or Google Photos, those images won’t automatically sync over to the other service as well....
2019-06-13, 21:48

Best cloud HCM of 2019 Human Capital Management (HCM) is simply a term given to software that helps businesses manage their human resources across all aspects of employee n...
2019-08-03, 12:32

A student used Snapchat's 'gender swap' filter to arrest a cop looking for underage sex The officer faces a charge of contacting a minor to commit a felony, and is currently on paid administrative leave.       &...
2019-06-12, 04:16

Facebook and Instagram back up after global outage reports; WhatsApp still 'being buggy' Instagram and Facebook apps are suffering outages for some users in the United States and Europe. WhatsApp users are also seeing issues.   ...
2019-07-04, 02:48

Databases are migrating to the cloud The future of the database market is in the cloud according to new research from the global research and advisory firm Gartner which predicts that by...
2019-07-01, 22:32

What does a cloud data warehouse look like? When a data warehouse can work with unstructured data and a data lake can run analytics, how do you decide which to use? It depends on how often you ...
2019-07-09, 14:16

Cloud computing could look quite different in a few years In five or 10 years, almost all businesses could operate primarily from the cloud. But the cloud itself will have changed from what we see today.Read...
2019-06-03, 09:16

The Best Cloud Storage of 2019 There are plenty of cloud storage services out there, but which one is the best? And how do you even define “best,” because that word, to me, means “...
2019-06-04, 21:16

Huawei goes all-in on cloud computing Huawei is preparing to enter the cloud computing market in a big way with the unveiling of the world's fastest AI computing chipset center and a...
2019-09-20, 03:00

Samsung Cloud storage: Everything you need to know about it Own a Samsung Galaxy S10 smartphone? Then you probably already have access to Samsung’s free cloud storage solution: Samsung Cloud. As you mig...
2019-07-03, 21:32

Best cloud analytics of 2019 Big data and business intelligence are key words in modern business management, as the profusion of data from a wide array of digital applications al...
2019-07-01, 22:32

Windows 10 will let you reinstall the OS from the cloud To date, reinstalling Windows has meant using a local copy -- either something already stored on your PC (and thus at risk of going bad) or something...
2019-09-01, 02:16

Cloud gaming isn’t even here yet and Bethesda already has to fix it Bethesda revealed at this year’s E3 it would be offering something called Orion — a solution for game streaming that promises to make game streaming ...
2019-06-15, 02:48

AWS is about to make your cloud a lot more personalised AWS customers will soon be able to add greater personalization to their online stores as the company has announced that Amazon Personalize, which was...
2019-06-12, 06:16

Why cloud can be the boost your business needs McAfee has released a special edition of its Cloud and Risk Adoption Report revealing that 87 percent of companies experience business acceleration f...
2019-06-19, 19:32

Best cloud firewall of 2019 Many people are aware of the need for a firewall on their personal computer, either as a standalone package or as part of an anti-virus or internet s...
2019-08-02, 21:16

Best cloud brokers of 2019 Cloud brokerages allow you to compare and contrast different cloud services and find the best deal that works for you. This is not just in terms of p...
2019-08-02, 21:16

Investors Are Too High on the Cloud A tech sector not exposed to tariffs, trade wars or domestic political scrutiny sounds almost too good to be true. At current valuations, it just mig...
2019-06-05, 13:32

This new smartphone OS lives in the cloud The makers of the Puffin browser have applied their cloud expertise to a new operating system that it claims will outperform Android on low-end hardw...
2019-08-16, 23:32

Best cloud databases of 2019 Databases have become an essential part of IT services, as the powerhouse for storing and retrieving data. There are different ways in which data can...
2019-08-05, 09:16

Parents Name Their Baby 'Google' After...Google Baby names are important. If you need suggestions, you can always try Google. Or, as one Indonesian family did, you can skip the looking on Google an...
2019-07-15, 21:32

Target cash registers across the US are crashing, creating massive lines of frustrated customers in 'The Great Target Outage of 2019' John Minchillo/AP Images Target cash registers across the US crashed on Saturday afternoon, creating long lines and crowds of frustrated customers u...
2019-06-16, 01:32

Where is Alteryx heading in the cloud transformation? Like longtime partner Tableau, Alteryx has enjoyed strong loyalty with its self-service culture. But with cloud giants looming in its backyard and th...
2019-06-14, 23:00

NASCAR picks AWS to power its cloud NASCAR will leverage the power of AWS to migrate its 18 petabyte video archive to the cloud as part of its new multi-year agreement with Amazon'...
2019-06-05, 00:16

This looks like the car you use to tear ass around Heaven until they all get sick of you doing cloud This looks like the car you use to tear ass around Heaven until they all get sick of you doing cloud-donuts and kick you out, where you have to hoon ...
2019-06-11, 15:00

Jio, Microsoft to Partner for Cloud Solutions Reliance Industries (RIL) on Monday announced partnership of its subsidiary Reliance Jio Infocomm with Microsoft in the technology space, including c...
2019-08-12, 23:32

Cloud Saves On PS4 Have A Weird Limit Cloud saves are great. They keep your save data safe, providing backups for everything you’ve ever accomplished in a PS4 game. They also makes it eas...
2019-08-17, 02:32

IBM Strengthens Hybrid Cloud With Red Hat Acquisition The company’s $34 billion deal to buy Red Hat, which closed this week, boosts its standing in the hybrid cloud market. Companies use the hybrid cloud...
2019-07-13, 02:01

How to create an instance of S3 cloud storage in AWS Off-premise storage is a primary application for cloud-based computing services. However, creating a storage instance requires users to make several ...
2019-08-09, 23:32

Amazon Reigns Over Cloud Market The company continues to dominate the market for basic computing resources that businesses access online, largely by outspending its rivals on data c...
2019-08-01, 06:32

Free PDF download: Industry cloud What do business leaders need to know about industry cloud? Find out by downloading the free PDF ebook version of a special report from ZDNet and Tec...
2019-08-01, 18:48

IBM Lands AT&T as Client in Cloud Deal International Business Machines said AT&T is shifting its business service applications to IBM’s cloud. The terms weren’t disclosed, but IBM said the...
2019-07-17, 11:00

Best cloud office suite of 2019 The world has become mobile. No longer are we expected to work only from clumsy desktops - now we can work from wherever we are, using cell phones, t...
2019-07-04, 20:32

Best cloud logging services of 2019 Managing log events can be a challenge for a number of reasons, not least the sheer volume of datapoints, the number of applications involved, and re...
2019-08-03, 21:32

Many businesses 'still not achieving benefits of cloud' Despite the rise in cloud adoption, two-thirds of large enterprises have yet to realize the full benefits of their cloud migration journeys according...
2019-06-06, 22:00

Best cloud management software of 2019 Cloud software is fast become an essential component in any business IT environment, with the ability to host data and run applications, as well as m...
2019-08-03, 21:32

How to prevent the top 11 threats in cloud computing The latest risks involved in cloud computing point to problems related to configuration and authentication rather than the traditional focus on malwa...
2019-08-07, 03:32

.cloud domains: a name that’s made for fame Google, Facebook, Wholefoods, Virgin. Global fame might not be the end goal for all of us, but when it comes to naming your company or product, and c...
2019-07-18, 19:00

Best cloud phone system and PBX of 2019 Editor's note: Looking for a cloud phone system and PBX for your business? If you're looking for information to help you choose the one tha...
2019-07-05, 18:16

Seeking Strategic Niches in the Cloud While the market and many vendors continue to focus on public cloud infrastructure as the end-all, be-all of the future of computing, other companies...
2019-05-31, 08:16

Moondust Could Cloud Our Lunar Ambitions It's superfine. It's sharp. It sticks to everything. Before we return to the moon, we'll have to conquer one of the weirdest substances in the solar ...
2019-05-21, 18:32

Cloud needs a modern data foundation, modern data needs a cloud foundation Survey shows that cloud helps accelerate data modernization and transformation efforts. But it needs to be undertaken gradually, with an eye to secur...
2019-09-01, 07:48

Cloud computing could be the 'next frontier' for Alibaba Amazon's cloud business has become a huge profit driver for the company. Analysts see the same happening for Alibaba's cloud computing arm....
2019-09-10, 08:00

Best cloud hosting services in 2019 Signing up for a simple website hosting package will usually buy you a defined block of resources on a single server: this much web space, that much ...
2019-05-23, 19:01

UK power cuts latest: Traffic lights out and train links affected as mass power outage affects London and south east +++ Major incident declared by Western Power Distribution +++ Trains in and out of London hit by cancellations +++ Traffic lights and tubes affected ...
2019-08-09, 19:00

How to block or unblock someone on Snapchat, and what happens when you do block someone Lucy Nicholson/Reuters You can block or unblock someone on Snapchat easily, but figuring out what exactly happens when you block someone can be conf...
2019-08-01, 03:16

How the Capital One Hacker Stole Data From the Cloud The woman who allegedly pulled off one of the largest-ever bank-data heists appeared to have exploited a vulnerability in the cloud that security exp...
2019-08-05, 04:16

Only 1/3 of companies have achieved expected cloud outcomes Cloud expectations are not meeting reality, as the majority of companies aren't seeing the benefits of cloud migration, according to an Accenture rep...
2019-06-03, 21:32

EA launches cloud gaming technical trial Ken Moss, chief technology officer at Electronic Arts, announced today that the company has begun a technical trial for a cloud gaming service.Read M...
2019-09-10, 12:32

Save a huge 40% off Adobe Creative Cloud Adobe is offering huge discount on Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps right now, slashing 40% off an annual subscription.With this deal, you'll pay j...
2019-06-28, 21:16

Amazon Cloud Cam: everything you need to know about the Alexa-powered camera Amazon Cloud Cam gives Alexa a new sense: sight. It’s a security camera and a pet camera, a motion detector and even a two-way intercom that y...
2019-07-01, 22:32

Score 2TB of lifetime cloud storage for under $60 today While you might not need it today, cloud space is an item you’ll almost definitely need for something tomorrow. TNW Deals is making those plan-ahead ...
2019-08-02, 22:48

MongoDB: The cloud keeps rolling but what about legacy modernization? MongoDB’s installed base is following it into the cloud, and the result has spawned a highly diverse marketplace of options. Behind the headlines, Mo...
2019-06-27, 20:32

Cramer's primer on cloud stocks: You must know the company if you want to own it There are great cloud plays, "but if you're going to own these stocks, you need to understand what these companies actually do," Jim Cramer says...
2019-08-22, 09:48

Massive funnel cloud in Texas panhandle Tornadoes strafed the middle of the country Thursday, this time concentrated in sparsely populated panhandles of Oklahoma and Texas. One particulary ...
2019-05-24, 11:48

Rackspace expands hybrid cloud capabilities The new offerings, including cloud-native support and API management services, are designed to support modern and consistent application deployment a...
2019-08-27, 21:16

A 'cloud of ladybugs' had the internet buzzing. But was it real? ‘It’s definitely not birds, and it’s not bats. But we’re still not sure if it’s ladybugs,’ National Weather Service meteorologist saysThe internet is...
2019-06-07, 19:16

AT&T teams with Microsoft on 5G, AI, cloud, and edge innovations The carrier and software giant will work together on next-generation networking and cloud applications, relying on AT&T's 5G network and Microsoft's ...
2019-07-18, 03:48

Microsoft and Oracle link their cloud services to take on AWS Microsoft and Oracle reached an agreement to make their two cloud computing services work together with high-speed links between their data centers.R...
2019-06-05, 23:01

Multicloud: Everything you need to know about the biggest trend in cloud computing Organisations are increasingly using multiple private and public clouds to deploy their applications, in order to avoid vendor lock-in and exploit be...
2019-07-02, 01:48

Mirantis has new telecom edge cloud offering Telecom companies are moving to the cloud, and Mirantis has a new Kubernetes offering to help them get there and then manage their forthcoming 5G off...
2019-09-09, 20:00

Oh yeah, EA’s working on a cloud gaming service too Electronic Arts this week launched a closed beta of its upcoming cloud gaming service — and given how many similar services have been announced, it’l...
2019-09-12, 09:00

Mixed signals, reversals cloud second day of G-7 summit In just one of the day’s confounding moments, President Trump expressed regret over the spiraling trade spat with China before the White House said h...
2019-08-26, 00:48

Three switches on cloud-based 5G core network Three is starting to migrate customers to a brand-new cloud-based core network ahead of the launch of its 5G service in August.The core network has b...
2019-07-16, 21:48

Cloud firm Datadog looks to raise about $718 million in IPO Datadog Inc said on Tuesday it was looking to raise about $718 million in an initial public offering that could value the data analytics and cloud mo...
2019-09-17, 15:00

Amazon, Microsoft wage war over the Pentagon's 'war cloud' Amazon and Microsoft are battling it out over a $10 billion opportunity to build the U.S. military its first "war cloud" computing system. But Amazon...
2019-07-09, 20:48

Emerging threats to cloud-based business It’s no secret that collaboration is the bedrock of business. In fact, a Stanford University study demonstrated that merely priming employees ...
2019-08-01, 19:16

Cloud traffic is dominating enterprise networks Cloud services now account for 85 percent of all enterprise web traffic according to Netskope's recently released 2019 Netskope Cloud Report whi...
2019-08-01, 19:16

IBM is making all its software cloud-native following Red Hat deal IBM has announced that it has transformed its software portfolio to be cloud-native and optimized it to run on Red Hat OpenShift enabling enterprises...
2019-08-02, 03:48

Meteors explain Mars' cloud cover New research suggests the wispy clouds found 18 miles above the Marian surface are made of icy dust produced by meteors hitting the Red Planet's atmo...
2019-06-18, 01:00

Best free cloud apps for business in 2019 Just a few years ago it was impossible to imagine the number of software tools that are now available to business owners.Whether your organization ne...
2019-08-03, 15:48

How to avoid getting sued in your Oracle-to-the-cloud migration Oracle's reputation for aggressive use of audits to push customers to their own cloud services makes the prospect of an Oracle-to-AWS migration look ...
2019-08-19, 15:48

Google Home deal at Walmart: save $50 on the Google Home smart speaker Right now at Walmart, you can find Black Friday-like prices on its best selling Google Home devices. For a limited time, you can get the Google Home ...
2019-06-06, 22:00

Project xCloud: everything we know about Microsoft's cloud streaming service Last year Microsoft announced it was working on Project xCloud, a new streaming service that aims to let you play big-name games on whichever device ...
2019-06-05, 22:32

‘What’ll happen if I try this?’: David Mitchell on writing Cloud Atlas Bold and ambitious, this wildly inventive novel blurred genre boundaries in six interlinked stories. The author reveals his inspirations • The 100 be...
2019-09-21, 09:32

Get 40% off Adobe Creative Cloud with this limited-time deal Every now and then, Adobe offers a huge saving on its Creative Cloud suite, and this is one of those occasions. For a limited time, the company has k...
2019-07-24, 14:48

Gamescom: Cloud gaming turns industry inside out Cloud gaming is one trend in the spotlight of this year's Gamescom, the world's top games trade show. Google's new platform, Stadia, could completely...
2019-08-22, 10:48

Microsoft's Focus on Big Customers Propels Cloud Sales Microsoft’s bet on delivering business software over the internet is paying off, thanks to the tech giant’s ability to understand the needs of its co...
2019-07-24, 10:00

Head in the cloud(s): the return of Microsoft Flight Simulator An unexpected revamp of Microsoft’s classic flying simulator could usher in a new era of cloud function for gamesFlight Simulator was once one of the...
2019-07-24, 15:48

Fewer than one third of cloud users back up their own application data Cloud computing is convenient, though it does not do everything for IT professionals. Proper backups of SaaS application data lag far behind on-premi...
2019-09-07, 00:32

Pentagon plans 'war-cloud' computing system for the military The Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure will store and crunch vast amounts of classified data and let the military use artificial intelligence to...
2019-07-12, 19:48

Microsoft, Oracle team up on cloud services in jab at Amazon Microsoft Corp and Oracle Corp on Wednesday said they reached an agreement to make their two cloud computing services work together with high-speed l...
2019-06-05, 20:32

Microsoft Authenticator on Android gets cloud backup and recovery Microsoft is making it easier for Android users to transfer their credentials to new devices using cloud backup and recovery in the Microsoft Authent...
2019-09-13, 01:00

Trump says Pentagon’s $10 billion cloud contract should be investigated. Again. The president said on July 18 that he had received numerous complaints about a not-yet-awarded Pentagon cloud computing contract that could go to Ama...
2019-07-19, 07:16

9/11 cloud formation shows firefighter walking toward angel A Florida teacher caught a spectacular moment in the sky on the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks: a cloud formation of what resembl...
2019-09-15, 21:00

Cloud storage performance: The difference between availability and durability Before you let potential cloud storage providers handle your object storage, they should ensure that your data is protected and highly available.Read...
2019-09-05, 16:32

Conquer the Adobe Creative Cloud with this training bundle To beginners, Adobe’s Creative Cloud can feel like a foreign language. But if you’re interested in photography, graphic design, or video — whether fo...
2019-08-26, 23:48

Microsoft: Cloud gaming is “inevitable” but “years” from mainstream Enlarge / Project xCloud running Gears of War 4 at an E3 Microsoft Theater demonstration. With the planned 2019 launch of Project Xcloud, Microsof...
2019-08-14, 19:32

A cloud hangs over the World Economic Forum on Africa At the start of the World Economic Forum on Africa (WEF) in South Africa, the host country tries to show its best side. Instead, violence is escalati...
2019-09-05, 16:32

UK cloud cold storage rival to BackBlaze emerges British-based company Zoolz has released a new storage tier that targets the growing market of cloud-based file archiving. Competing with the li...
2019-07-16, 14:00

Adobe Beats Estimates on Creative Cloud Growth Adobe beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit and revenue on Tuesday, driven by growth in its digital media business that houses its flagship p...
2019-06-19, 13:16