Day: October 25, 2018

Airbnb-style rentals to be regulated everywhere in Ireland – CNET

This comes as the country struggles with a housing shortage, partially due to the rising popularity of short-term home rentals. …read more Source:: CNet

Amazon tried to entice Latin American officials with $5m in Kindles, AWS credits for .amazon

And fails to penetrate the jungle of local politics Amazon offered the governments of Brazil and Peru millions of dollars’ worth of Kindles and AWS hosting if they would stopped blocking its effort to get hold of the .amazon top-level domain.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

Side-Channel Attack Exposes User Accounts on Facebook, XBox, Other Social Sites

…read more Source:: DarkReading

What a crane in the ass! Bug leaves construction machinery vulnerable to evil command injection

Builders warned over Telecrane remote controller security vuln US-CERT is advising some customers of Telecrane construction cranes to patch their control systems – following the disclosure of a security bug that could allow an attacker to control the equipment remotely.… …read more Source:: Register

Best Apple iPad Pro alternatives you can buy right now

The iPad Pro comes in two sizes and is probably one of the best computer-like tablets on the market. But it’s also ridiculously expensive and runs iOS. If you want something different, check out these slates. …read more Source:: ZDNet

OnePlus 6T: Every detail and rumor so far – CNET

The new model is said to have dual SIMs, dual cams and an embedded fingerprint scanner. …read more Source:: CNet

Trump reveals plans to bolster 5G wireless leadership – CNET

The White House has ordered a National Spectrum Strategy and task force to lead the way for 5G. …read more Source:: CNet

Shingled-minded Western Digital insists its latest hard drive sets disk capacity record

15TB Ultrastar DC HC620 targets hyperscale crowd Western Digital has claimed its shingled 15TB Ultrastar DC HC620 is the highest capacity disk drive in the world.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

Are you ready for Red Dead Redemption 2? (The 3:59, Ep. 480) – CNET

Plus, sneaker-buying bots and Twitter’s earnings. …read more Source:: CNet

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3: Release date, price, specs, four cameras, 5G – CNET

It’s got no notch, no bezels, four cameras and it won’t break your bank. Just saying. …read more Source:: CNet