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TikTok mulling substantial changes to distance itself from China

10 Jul 2020

TikTok mulling substantial changes to distance itself from China

Amid criticism from several quarters, the loudest from the United States and India, short-video platform TikTok is mulling changes in its corporate set up to distance itself from its parent company's Chinese links, reports said on Friday.

Watch out! COVID-19 contact tracing scams are on the rise

25 May 2020

Watch out! COVID-19 contact tracing scams are on the rise

The spread of COVID-19 has triggered a wave of scams.

Facebook will not use two-factor phone numbers for suggesting friends

22 Dec 2019

Facebook will not use two-factor phone numbers for suggesting friends

In a bid to boost the security and privacy of its users, Facebook has announced that it will no longer use the phone numbers given to enable two-factor authentication for suggesting friends.

Warning! Netflix users beware of this new phishing scam email

30 Jan 2019

Warning! Netflix users beware of this new phishing scam email

Netflix users have become the target of cyberattack as another scam email has been sent to them informing that their account has been suspended temporarily and they need to update their billing information in order to unlock their account.

Watch out! Fraudsters targeting Netflix users with phishing emails

28 Dec 2018

Watch out! Fraudsters targeting Netflix users with phishing emails

Despite being one of the biggest streaming platforms in the world, Netflix has been marred by a wave of phishing scams.

Qualcomm seeks to ban iPhone imports into the US

05 May 2017

Qualcomm seeks to ban iPhone imports into the US

On April 28th, 2017, Apple stopped paying royalties to Qualcomm.

Apple withholding payments amid legal battle, complains Qualcomm

29 Apr 2017

Apple withholding payments amid legal battle, complains Qualcomm

Qualcomm has warned investors that Apple has been withholding royalty payments after it sued the mobile phone chips maker in January; it also cut its profit forecast.

Apple sues Qualcomm in China

26 Jan 2017

Apple sues Qualcomm in China

Apple Inc has expanded its law suits against Qualcomm, filing cases against the chip maker in China as well.

Apple sues Qualcomm for $1 bn

21 Jan 2017

Apple sues Qualcomm for $1 bn

Apple has filed a $1 billion lawsuit against American chipmaker Qualcomm Inc.

Uber to pay $20mn to "misled" American drivers

20 Jan 2017

Uber to pay $20mn to "misled" American drivers

Uber has agreed to pay $20 million to settle allegations that it "misled" drivers with false promises on how much they would earn and pay to finance a car.