What a Supercookie is and Why They Are Costing Verizon $1.35M

The Federal Communications Commission has laid down the law on mobile service provider Verizon to the tune of a $1.35 million fine. The FCC said the company placed unique trackers which could More »

Activision Lays Off Employees, Sees Weak Sales in Casual Games

Gaming giant Activision announced today that it will be laying employees off from in Minneapolis, Minnesota branch which has primarily focused on the development of more casual games. The company said in More »

This Date Will Brick your iPhone

iPhone users beware – setting your phone’s date settings to January 1, 1970 will disable your phone, and so far, no fix is known in order to recover it. The bug became More »

Xbox One Sales Likely at 19 Million; Here’s Why That’s Not as Bad as It Sounds

EA inadvertently gave what most believe to be one of the most accurate estimations of Xbox One sales by revealing in their Q3 report that they estimate between Xbox One and Playstation More »

NSA Chief States Support For Encryption

Admiral Mike Rogers, the Director of the National Security Agency (NSA) sided with those who are pro-encryption, contrasting himself to many of his fellow directors and other governmental agencies. In a speech More »

 

These are the Most Binge Watched Shows on Netflix

While Netflix doesn’t release viewership data for its shows, it has released some information regarding what shows are the most binge-watched on the streaming service. The service measured the amount of time users spent watching over 100 different shows, and

Server Browser Returning to Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1 will have a server browser, confirmed yesterday by the official Battlefield Twitter account which was tweeted in response to a question about the server browser. Battlefield 1 is set to be released on October 21st, 2016 and will

Forget About Going Back to Its Roots, New CoD to be Set in Far Future

A NeoGAf user who is a proven video game industry insider has posted information that the next Call of Duty is to be set in the far future, and not, as originally expected, a sequel to Cal of Duty: Ghosts.

CBS Renews 11 of Its Series

CBS has announced that it has renewed 11 of its series for another season, including at least a few that are slightly surprising due to less than expected ratings over the past few years. The list includes: Elementary, Scorpion, 2

Yahoo’s Entire Board of Directors May Be Removed

Starboard Value LP, a hedge fund company with less than 1% stake in Yahoo is planning on attempting an investor revolt, which would involve replacing Yahoo’s entire board of directors. Starboard is planning on nominating nine directors to Yahoo’s board

Apple Announces New iPhone and iPad

Say hello to the iPhone SE, which Apple hopes will turn around declining iPhone sales over the past few quarters by offering it at the cheapest price an iPhone has ever been launched at – $399 for the 16 GB

Trump Info Revealed By Anonymous Isn’t Actually New

Members of the hacktivist group Anonymous claimed to have collected information on Donald Trump, including his social security and cell phone number, and then released them to the public – except there was one problem with their info – it

Google Loses Monopoly Case in Russia

A Russian appeals court turned down an appeal by Google that its Android mobile operating system did not break monopoly rules. According to the Russian courts, the OS broke a rule by requiring that the phones ship with certain applications

What a Supercookie is and Why They Are Costing Verizon $1.35M

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The Federal Communications Commission has laid down the law on mobile service provider Verizon to the tune of a $1.35 million fine. The FCC said the company placed unique trackers which could not be deleted into web traffic, thereby identifying

EA Makes a Lot Off Microtransactions, Particularly in its Sports Games

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EA is making nearly $650 million a year off of its ultimate team modes in Madden, NHL, and FIFA games, according to the company’s CFO Blake Jorgensen. This mode allows player’s to build an “ultimate team” by buying, selling, or