Remote control: Companies blur lines over who owns devices

When Samsung Electronics remotely disabled the last of its flawed Galaxy Note 7 smartphones last month, it further blurred the lines between who ultimately controls your phone, or computer, car...

iPhone 8's wireless charging one of several upgrades pushing its price to $1000

Apple's upcoming iPhone is expected to have wireless charging -- that was missing on the iPhone 7 and all phones before it, and is something Samsung has been offering since...

WhatsApp's two-step verification is now available for all

Facebook-owned  WhatsApp on Friday announced that it has started rolling out two-step verification for its users across all the platforms. The new security feature  when enabled ensures a more secured...

Twitter advertising revenue falls, shares drop more than 10 per cent

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Macquarie, ING join Apple Pay in Australia in challenge to Big Four

SYDNEY Macquarie Group and ING Direct on Friday said they would start using Apple Inc's mobile payment service in Australia this month, hoping to snatch market share from the major...

Remote control: Companies blur lines over who owns devices

When Samsung Electronics remotely disabled the last of its flawed Galaxy Note 7 smartphones last month, it further blurred the lines between who ultimately controls your phone, or computer, car...