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TONY HETHERINGTON: A huge payments scam - and Nationwide and Visa should be ashamed

TONY HETHERINGTON: A huge payments scam - and Nationwide and Visa should be ashamed

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

I fell for a sales pitch from Easytrade.biz, and now am unable to withdraw any money. I have filled in several withdrawal forms, but it never happenes.
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4,000 Android apps silently access your installed software

4,000 Android apps silently access your installed software

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge More than 4,000 Google Play apps silently collect a list of all other installed apps in a data grab that allows developers and advertisers to build detailed profiles...
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No, Microsoft isn't killing the Control Panel off just yet

No, Microsoft isn't killing the Control Panel off just yet

2 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / We find Windows 10's Settings dialog difficult to love. You may have seen dark rumors around the Web that Microsoft is about to kill off the classic Control Panel...
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Broadband speeds fall in dozens of big US cities during pandemic

Broadband speeds fall in dozens of big US cities during pandemic

2 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge Home-Internet download speeds have fallen during the COVID-19 pandemic in dozens of the biggest US cities as millions of Americans stay home due to school and business...
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Coronavirus could delay video games for months to come due to outsourcing in China warns expert

Coronavirus could delay video games for months to come due to outsourcing in China warns expert

2 days ago   |   Metro   |   2 articles

Final Fantasy 7 Remake's release has already been affected by the global lockdown The games industry is likely to take more of a hit from the coronavirus than many realise...
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Charter gives techs $25 gift cards instead of hazard pay during pandemic

Charter gives techs $25 gift cards instead of hazard pay during pandemic

2 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / A Charter Spectrum vehicle. Charter Communications is giving its cable technicians $25 restaurant gift cards instead of hazard pay for going into customer homes...
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ISP Monkeybrains cries foul over coronavirus fees after requesting more bandwidth. Zayo says it was all a mistake

3 days ago   |   The Register

Presumed pandemic profiteering may be just confused staff Analysis Earlier this week, Monkeybrains, a San-Francisco-based internet service provider, asked ZayoGroup, a...
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Google sent users 40,000 warnings of nation-state hack attacks in 2019

Google sent users 40,000 warnings of nation-state hack attacks in 2019

3 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge Google's threat analysis group, which counters targeted and government-backed hacking against the company and its users, sent account holders almost 40,000 warnings in...
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Epson's EcoTank inkjet printers go big and go 'pro' - CNET

4 days ago   |   CNET

The company adds a wide-format model for home offices and a new generation of small-biz models to its lines of bottle-fed printers.
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New attack on home routers sends users to spoofed sites that push malware

New attack on home routers sends users to spoofed sites that push malware

4 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge A recently discovered hack of home and small-office routers is redirecting users to malicious sites that pose as COVID-19 informational resources in an attempt to...
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Dominic Cummings goes into self-isolation with coronavirus symptoms

Dominic Cummings goes into self-isolation with coronavirus symptoms

No10 chief Dominic Cummings has gone into quarantine just days after Boris Johnson tested positive for the disease. Read more ...

Prince Charles out of coronavirus self-isolation after all-clear from doctor

Prince Charles out of coronavirus self-isolation after all-clear from doctor

Prince Charles became the first member of the British Royal Family to be officially diagnosed with coronavirus Covid-19 Read more ...

Prince Harry blow: How Harry was branded ‘distant memory' as Prince William...

Prince Harry blow: How Harry was branded ‘distant memory' as Prince William steps up role

PRINCE HARRY has been dealt a huge blow as the departure of him and wife Meghan Markle as senior royals comes in the middle of a worldwide crisis. Read more ...

Coronavirus: Mercedes F1 aids breathing aid development

Coronavirus: Mercedes F1 aids breathing aid development

The new CPAP developed by UCL and Mercedes-AMG HPP F1 squad's powertrain division teams up with UCL on breathing aid, while ventilator consortium including Ford and F1 teams... Read more ...

Tokyo 2020: Olympic Games to start on July 23, 2021

Tokyo 2020: Olympic Games to start on July 23, 2021

The 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games have been rescheduled to start on July 23, 2021 after being postponed due to coronavirus, the International Olympic Committee has confirmed. Read more ...

Coronavirus: EasyJet grounds all flights due to COVID-19 pandemic

Coronavirus: EasyJet grounds all flights due to COVID-19 pandemic

EasyJet has grounded its entire fleet of aircraft due to the coronavirus pandemic, the airline said. Read more ...

Little Mix's Leigh-Anne runs off after live This Morning chat thrown into chaos

Little Mix's Leigh-Anne runs off after live This Morning chat thrown into chaos

Little Mix star Leigh-Anne Pinnock had her head in her hands after webcam, dogs and door knock blunders left viewers in hysterics Read more ...

Lionel Messi blasts Barcelona's board as players agree to 70% wage cut

Lionel Messi blasts Barcelona's board as players agree to 70% wage cut

Lionel Messi has slammed Barcelona's board for putting pressure on the players Lionel Messi has attacked Barcelona 's hierarchy for putting pressure on the players after the... Read more ...

Hearn "appalled" by Saunders video appearing to show men how to hit women

Hearn "appalled" by Saunders video appearing to show men how to hit women

Matchroom chief Eddie Hearn has slammed "idiotic" Billy Joe Saunders for a controversial video in which he appears to show men how to hit women Read more ...

“Shame on you” - Piers Morgan slams Aston Villa star Jack Grealish following...

“Shame on you” - Piers Morgan slams Aston Villa star Jack Grealish following alleged car crash

Piers Morgan has slammed Aston Villa's Jack Grealish, after the player found himself at the centre of a media storm over the weekend. The midfielder was pictured outside on the... Read more ...