Facebook; At It Again
The outcome of Facebook’s missteps over its privacy violation and abuse of hundreds of millions user data is just a financial repercussion. The Federal Trade Commission meted out a settlement with the largest social media platform in the world responsible for billions of user's private information with a USD 5 billion fine, that most people view as a slap on the wrist.
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The Productivity King, But Not Without Flaws Samsung Galaxy Note 10 +
SPECS PRICE: RM 4199 DISPLAY: 6.8 inches Dynamic AMOLED Quad HD+ Display PROCESSOR: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Octa Core CPU SPEED: 2.7GHz, 2.4GHz, 1.9GHz REAR CAMERA: 12.0 MP + 16.0 MP + 12.0 MP + VGA Quad cameras. FRONT CAMERA: 10MP BATTERY: 4300mAh RAM: 12GB STORAGE: 256/512GB
Too Big To Handle, Or Just Enough? ASUS ROG Phone II
SPECS PRICE: RM3,499 DISPLAY: 6.59 inches 1080x2340 pixels AMOLED SCREEN REFRESH RATE: 120Hz PROCESSOR: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ (7 nm) RAM: 8/12GB STORAGE: 128/256/512GB and 1TB Storage BATTERY: 6000mAh REAR CAMERAS: 48 MP wide & 13 MP ultrawide dual cameras FRONT CAMERA: 24MP
Feature Packed In A Stylish Form Factor HP Envy x360
SPECS PRICE: Starts from RM 3399 DISPLAY: 13.3" diagonal FHD IPS BrightView OS: Windows 10 Home 64 PROCESSOR: AMD Ryzen 5 processor GRAPHICS: AMD Radeon Vega 8 Graphics STORAGE: 256 GB PCIe NVMeM.2 SSD RAM: 8 GB DDR4-2400 SDRAM (onboard) AUDIO: Bang & Olufsen, quad speakers, HP Audio Boost, HP Far-field Cortana support WEIGHT: 1.31 kg
PC.Com - Best Product Of The Year 2019
The PC.COM Best Product of The Year Awards 2019 has come to a close and boy, what a journey it’s been! We left it to you, the consumers, to decide on which brands came through the most for you in their respective categories. Some won as expected, while others surprised more than a few of us, but there can be no doubt that every single winner thoroughly deserve their names etched on these awards. So, without further ado, here are your winners.
Your Best Bud For Every Occasion Jabra Elite Active 65t
SPECS PRICE: RM699 MICROPHONE CONCEPT: 4 x MEMS WIND NOISE PROTECTION: Yes, 4-mic system + acoustic open chamber design AMBIENT NOISE REDUCTION: Yes, 4-mic system MICROPHONE FREQUENCY RANGE: 100 Hz to 10 kHz MICROPHONE SENSITIVITY: -38 dBV/Pa TALK-TIME: Up to 5 hours of battery life, 15 hours with charging case CHARGING TIME: 2 hours with dedicated USB wall charger (500 mA)
The Beginning Of The End For Netflix
Apple, Disney, and Numerous Amounts Of Streaming Services
Apple's New Iphone Lineup And What It's All About
The iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max
Cyber Adversaries Up The Ante On Evasion And Anti-Analysis To Avoid Detection
Latest Threat Landscape Report Shows Continued Increase in Cyberattacks
The Flagship Showdown
Apple iPhone 11 Pro Max vs Samsung Galaxy Note 10 + vs Huawei Mate 30 Pro
Samsung's Galaxy Fold Arises From The Ashes
But not without their issues; cancelling pre-orders and rethinking things
TALK SAFER: APPS TAKE PRIVACY FIGHT TO FACEBOOK AND GOOGLE
As messaging giant WhatsApp prepares to hand over more data to Facebook, users are flocking to rival services in protest, with Signal jumping from 250,000 downloads on the App Store a week to almost 10 million.
Social Media Hits Mute After the Capitol Riot
Facebook and Twitter can block the president, but his supporters will move on
Problems? She Can Relate
Meet New Jersey’s Own Black Fairy Godmother
ZOOM: THRIVING IN A VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT
As billions of professionals tackle the transition from working in an office environment to staying productive at home, software like Zoom has exploded in popularity, climbing from 10 million daily users to 300 million.
CONTROL OVER ADVERTS: iOS 14 FEATURES WILL CHANGE THE BATTLEFIELD
With the release of iOS 14 just around the corner, advertising giants are quaking in their boots, concerned that the Cupertino company’s upcoming changes will put the breaks on their success. Apple has made it clear: consumers should be in control over their data, and in a few weeks’ time, a real revolution will begin in the world of digital advertising…
CONGRESS TARGETS AMAZON, APPLE, FACEBOOK, AND GOOGLE FOR BEING POPULAR
WITH FRESH FACES in the White House and Congress, many Trump-era political agendas will soon be discarded.
The Check Cord
Try a Different Approach
THE MOTHER OF CONSPIRACIES
How QAnon found a home in parenting groups
TIKTOK: 2 BILLION USERS & COUNTING FOR THE WORLD-DOMINATING APP
With consumers cooped up at home amidst the coronavirus crisis, more and more of us are turning to our phones to fill our time and stay in contact with loved ones. Though all networks have reported an increase in user engagement, it’s the viral video app TikTok that has benefitted from lockdown the most, passing the two billion user mark. But its success poses new questions: how safe is the new kid on the block, and what’s the future of social media?
FRONT LINE: TECH GIANTS JOIN FIGHT AGAINST OUTBREAK
As large parts of the world go into lockdown to help reduce the spread of the coronavirus, tech companies are rallying their troops to join the battle against COVID-19. From generous donations to breakthrough innovations, the biggest players in technology could be the key to unlocking a vaccine and helping to restore our world to a more normal state of affairs.