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Verizon confirms the next Galaxy Note will have 5G  THE VERGE · 2 hours
If you follow phones, this won’t be surprising to hear — the next Galaxy Note, presumably called the... more
Hidden control architecture of brain networks unveiled  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 hours
Researchers have identified the intrinsic control architecture of brain networks. The control properties will contribute to providing a fundamental basis for the exogenous control of brain networks and, therefore, has broad implications in cognitive... more
Orbi RBK50's USB port: what is it good for?  Windows Central · 6 hours
Best answer: Officially, Orbi only supports connecting a printer to the USB port for ReadyShare network printing. However, some users have had success connecting a USB hard drive to Orbi... more
Network with CrunchMatch at TC Sessions: Mobility 2019  TechCrunch · 7 hours
If you’re planning to attend TC Sessions: Mobility 2019 on July 10, then get ready to network like never before. And by that, we mean easily. TC’s day-long event — dedicated to... more
Neo-Nazi's Facebook account left active  BBC · 7 hours
The social network says it is investigating why the profile was not removed - as it had promised. more
Where's the best place to buy a TerraMaster F2-221 NAS?  Windows Central · 7 hours
Best answer: The best place to buy the TerraMaster F2-221 NAS is from Amazon, allowing you to take full advantage of next-day delivery and great deals. NAS for... more
NASA, FEMA and International Partners are planning an asteroid impact exercise  TechCrunch · 7 hours
When it comes to planning for a potential asteroid strike on planet Earth, The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration and Federal Emergency Management Agency don’t... more
NASA and FEMA are contingency planning for a potential asteroid armageddon  TechCrunch · 6 hours
When it comes to planning for a potential asteroid strike on planet Earth, The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration and Federal Emergency Management Agency don’t... more
Mark Zuckerberg has a podcast now  THE VERGE · 10 hours
In January, Mark Zuckerberg published a blog post announcing his New Year’s resolution. After a year full of scandals, Zuckerberg wanted to publicly tackle... more
Where's the best place to by a TerraMaster F2-221 NAS?  Windows Central · 9 hours
Best answer: The best place to buy the TerraMaster F2-221 NAS is from Amazon, allowing you to take full advantage of next-day delivery and great deals. NAS for... more
Microsoft is considering dropping its Windows password expiration policy  TechCrunch · 9 hours
Microsoft has proposed scrapping a policy in Windows that requires users to periodically change their login password. In a blog post, the software giant said its new draft security configuration... more
Bumble’s ‘Private Detector’ uses AI to detect dick pics  TechCrunch · 9 hours
Dating apps are finally leveraging AI to clean up users’ chat messages. Badoo has introduced a new feature coming to its network of dating apps, including most notably, Bumble. The... more
Reports Huawei to supply UK networks draw criticism  ABC NEWS · 13 hours
British officials are downplaying reports the government will let China's Huawei supply parts of the U.K.'s new internet network, a decision that goes against U.S. warnings it could help Beijing spy more
Huawei Reportedly Gets UK Approval for 5G Network Role  Gadgets 360 · 14 hours
British Prime Minister Theresa May has reportedly approved a limited role for China's Huawei to help build a 5G network in the UK, The Daily Telegraph claims. more
Reports Huawei allowed into UK 5G networks draw criticism  ABC NEWS · 16 hours
The head of Parliament's foreign affairs committee says Huawei should not be involved in building Britain's new internet system because the company has to cooperate with Chinese intelligence agencies more
UK gives Huawei an amber light to supply 5G  TechCrunch · 18 hours
The UK government will allow Huawei to be a supplier for some non-core parts of the country’s 5G networks, despite concerns that the involvement of the Chinese telecoms vendor could... more
Huawei row: UK to let Chinese firm help build 5G network  BBC · 20 hours
Reports suggest the UK will allow the Chinese company to provide equipment for a 5G data network. more
Huawei gets role in UK 5G network despite security warnings  Sky News · 1 day
Theresa May has approved Huawei's bid to help build Britain's 5G network, despite warnings about the risk posed to national security. more
Huawei will help build Britain’s 5G network, despite security concerns  THE VERGE · 1 day
UK Prime Minister Theresa May has signed off on letting Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei help build... more
Earn 80,000 points with this business card  Windows Central · 1 day
Heads up! We share savvy shopping and personal finance tips to put extra cash in your wallet. Mobile Nations may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network. There are a lot of... more
Facebook has quietly removed three bogus far right networks in Spain ahead of Sunday’s elections  TechCrunch · 1 day
Facebook has quietly removed three far right networks that were engaged in coordinated inauthentic behavior intended to spread... more
Verge Science just won a Webby Award  THE VERGE · 2 days
The jury is in, and we’re pleased to announce that Verge Science has won a Webby Award and a People’s Voice Award... more
Score a lifetime of VPN protection for only $25 today  Windows Central · 1 day
If you still surf the Web without the protection of a VPN (Virtual Private Network) you may as well be leaving your laptop open and unattended in a... more
Blocking social networks after terrorist attacks can do more harm than good  THE VERGE · 2 days
Imagine for a moment that you run a small country prone to outbreaks of sectarian violence. Terrorist attacks hit a series of churches and... more
Vodafone named 'worst' mobile network  BBC · 2 days
Annual study of more than 6,000 mobile customers names most and least popular UK network providers. more
Elon Musk criticizes LIDAR & HD mapping from Waymo, self-driving competitors  9to5Google · 2 days
At Tesla Autonomy Day, Elon Musk and other executives this afternoon explained the company’s... more
Tesla plans to launch a robotaxi network in 2020  TechCrunch · 2 days
Tesla expects to launch the first robotaxis as part of broader vision for an autonomous ride-sharing network in 2020, CEO Elon Musk said during the company’s Autonomy Day. “I feel... more
AT&T’s 5G E marketing ploy is turning out to be a disaster  THE VERGE · 2 days
AT&T may have just amicably settled a false advertising lawsuit with Sprint over its “5G Evolution” branding, but the company’s apparent marketing strategy here... more
Down To Shop is a tongue-in-cheek mobile shopping network  TechCrunch · 2 days
Cyrus Summerlin and Max Hellerstin, who previously created the Push for Pizza app (which allowed users to order a pizza with the push of a button), are officially launching their... more
A hotspot finder app exposed 2 million Wi-Fi network passwords  TechCrunch · 3 days
A popular hotspot finder app for Android exposed the Wi-Fi network passwords for more than two million networks. The app, downloaded by thousands of users, allowed anyone to... more
The CIA says that China’s security agencies provided funds for Huawei: report  THE VERGE · 4 days
Earlier this year, the Central Intelligence Agency informed its counterparts in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the UK that Chinese technology company Huawei has... more
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg May Be Held Accountable for Privacy by US FTC: Report  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
US federal regulators are reportedly considering seeking some kind of oversight of Mark Zuckerberg's leadership of Facebook over the social network giant's... more
Fastly, the content delivery network, files for an IPO  TechCrunch · 5 days
Fastly, the content delivery network that’s raised $219 million in financing from investors (according to Crunchbase), is ready for its close up in the public markets. The eight-year-old company is... more
5G networks are almost upon us. Will you be an early adopter? - CNET  CNET · 6 days
CNET Asks: The fifth generation of cellular mobile communications is almost upon us. Will you get your hands on it... more
Can the Nighthawk AC1900 replace your Xfinity router?  Windows Central · 6 days
Best answer: Yes, as long as you already have a separate modem or are willing to buy one. Using the AC1900 on Xfinity means you can use the full speed of your... more
How the Mueller report indicts social networks  THE VERGE · 6 days
In many ways, our cultural reckoning over social networks and the internet in general began at the end of 2016. Russia had... more
‘Child’s Play’ trailer gets a smart home makeover, giving Chucky control over connected devices  TechCrunch · 6 days
Oh golly does the new trailer for “Child’s Play” look good. Not only does it have appearances by Aubrey Plaza,... more
Engineering researcher uses network science to understand how materials work  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
Using network science -- part of a larger mathematical field called graph theory -- a professor mapped long range atomic forces onto an incredibly complex graph to simulate... more
Instagram Could Hide the Like Count on Photos  MacRumors · 6 days
Instagram has considered hiding the like count on images uploaded to the social network, which would prevent people from seeing... more
Deirdre O’Brien joins Instagram to share photos from global Apple Store tour  9to5Mac · 6 days
Twitter has long been the social network of choice for Apple executives to post updates on, but newly appointed SVP of Retail + People... more
Astroscreen raises $1M to detect social media manipulation with machine learning  TechCrunch · 7 days
In an era of social media manipulation and disinformation, we could sure use some help from innovative entrepreneurs. Social networks are now critical to how the... more
Can science writing be automated?  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
A team of researchers has developed a neural network, a form of artificial intelligence, that can read scientific papers and render a plain-English summary in a sentence or two. more
Facebook bans UK’s biggest far-right organizations, including EDL, BNP, and Britain First  THE VERGE · 7 days
Facebook has permanently banned the UK’s biggest far-right organizations and leaders, saying they fall under the social network’s new definition of “dangerous individuals and... more
Facebook copied email contacts of 1.5 million users  BBC · 7 days
The social network was grabbing email contacts of some new users for almost three years, it says. more
Facebook bans UK far right groups and leaders  BBC · 7 days
A dozen named groups and individuals will be purged from the social network, it said. more
Jio Sets New 4G Availability Record in India, Opensignal Says  Gadgets 360 · 7 days
Jio's score grew by close to one percentage point to reach 97.5 percent, up from 96.7 percent about six months ago, said the Opensignal's Mobile Network Experience report. more
Facebook scraped email contacts of 1.5 million users  BBC · 7 days
The social network was grabbing email contacts of some new uses for almost three years, it says. more
Wonderloop’s networking app lets you swipe left on video profiles instead of pictures  TechCrunch · 1 week
There isn’t much left to be done in online networking apps. We are all familiar with professional (LinkedIn), social (Facebook), realtime (Twitter),... more
FCC moves to deny China Mobile's bid to enter the US market - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The United States is concerned that letting the company access US networks could lead to security threats. more
How-to video maker Jumprope launches to leapfrog YouTube  TechCrunch · 1 week
Sick of pausing and rewinding YouTube tutorials to replay that tricky part? Jumprope is a new instructional social network offering a powerful how-to video slideshow creation tool. Jumprope helps people make step-by-step... more
T-Mobile and Comcast partner to combat robocalls  THE VERGE · 1 week
On Wednesday, T-Mobile and Comcast announced a partnership to combat the industry’s growing robocall problem. Starting today, the companies will begin authenticating... more
Ericsson, Swisscom Launch Europe's First Large Scale 5G Network  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Ericsson has launched the first European large scale commercial 5G network together with Swiss operator Swisscom. more
Network puts metallic 3D printing on track for automotive series production  nanowerk · 1 week
The partners of the IDAM project will transfer metallic 3D printing into an industrialized and highly automated series process in the automotive industry for the first... more
Xbox Game Pass Ultimate bundles Xbox Live Gold, Game Pass for $15  Windows Central · 1 week
Microsoft's new Xbox Game Pass Ultimate wraps two subscriptions into one $15 monthly fee. Microsoft just revealed Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, an all-inclusive Xbox... more
Earn $500 cash back with this Chase business card  Windows Central · 1 week
Heads up! We share savvy shopping and personal finance tips to put extra cash in your wallet. Mobile Nations may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network. If... more
PM announces $52M for 'innovation network' between Waterloo, Toronto and Ottawa  CBC · 1 week
The federal government is investing $52.4 million in an innovation network that is expected to... more
Poland to Hold Off Blanket Ban on Huawei 5G Gear Due to Cost Concerns  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Poland is unlikely to exclude all Huawei equipment from its next generation mobile networks, a government minister told Reuters, in... more
Prep for four of IT's most valuable certifications with this CompTIA bundle  Windows Central · 1 week
There's never been a better time to work in IT. Whether you're planning to work as a freelance IT professional for multiple companies or... more
Google Fiber pulling out of Louisville set to cost $4 million  9to5Google · 1 week
As Google Fiber is set to pull out of Louisville due to “fundamental network... more
New USPTO Guidance May Clear Path for More Technology Patents  TechCrunch · 1 week
James J. DeCarlo Contributor James J. DeCarlo is a shareholder in Greenberg Traurig’s Intellectual Property Practice Group. A registered patent attorney, he is actively involved in virtually all... more
Apple Hires New Head of Documentaries for Apple TV+  MacRumors · 1 week
Apple has hired Molly Thompson, founder of A&E Indie Films, as its new head of documentaries, reports Variety.... more
YouTube shows 9/11 link on live videos of unrelated Notre Dame fire  THE VERGE · 1 week
A fire has broken out at the iconic Notre Dame Cathedral today, and as you’d expect, many news networks are offering live coverage of... more
Rivet Networks, Intel team up to bring Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650 to PCs  Windows Central · 1 week
Your Wi-Fi is about to get much faster. Wi-Fi is undergoing a significant shift this year as the new Wi-Fi 6 standard,... more
5G network is almost here. Will you be an early adopter? - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
CNET Asks: The fifth generation of cellular mobile communications is almost upon us. Will you get your hands on it as fast... more
US Unveils Plans to Speed Up 5G Wireless Deployment  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
US officials unveiled plans to accelerate deployment of 5G wireless networks, including new funding to bring the ultrafast systems to remote rural areas. more
Trump puts kibosh on nationalized 5G network rumors - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
The White House and FCC promise more spectrum for the wireless industry and a $20B fund for rural broadband to ensure US dominance in 5G. more
Facebook to diversify board of directors as Netflix CEO Reed Hastings departs - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
The social network nominated Peggy Alford, a PayPal executive, to its board of directors. She would becoming the first African-American... more
White House to unveil latest 5G push and rural broadband initiative  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
President Trump and Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai are expected to announce the... more
Sony will now automatically replace offensive PlayStation Network IDs  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Sony is taking the initiative when it comes to preventing bad behavior and hate speech in PlayStation Network... more
Heads in the cloud: Scientists predict internet of thoughts 'within decades'  nanowerk · 2 weeks
An international collaboration predicts that exponential progress in nanotechnology, nanomedicine, AI, and computation will lead this century to the development of a 'Human Brain/Cloud Interface', that... more
Prep to Earn Your Cisco CCNA certification with this $19 bundle  Windows Central · 2 weeks
There's never been a better time to work in IT. Thanks to an almost unlimited demand for IT professionals who can install, maintain, and troubleshoot an... more
Homeland Security warns of security flaws in enterprise VPN apps  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Several enterprise virtual private networking apps are vulnerable to a security bug that can allow an attacker to remotely break into a company’s internal network, according to a... more
Triboelectric nanogenerators for next-generation wearable health monitoring  nanowerk · 2 weeks
Dozens of nanotechnology research groups worldwide are working on the development of triboelectric nanogenerators (TENGs) for harvesting energy from mechanical vibrations. The huge interest in TENGs stems from their ability to convert ambient mechanical... more
Huawei Says Its Equipment as Secure as Any, Pans US Campaign  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Huawei, the global market leader, is the target of a campaign by Washington, which has barred it from next-generation 5G networks due to concerns over its... more
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