China fines Alibaba $2.8 billion after antitrust investigation

China has hit Alibaba, one of the country’s biggest online retailers, with a record $2.8 billion (18.2 billion yuan) fine, after an investigation found the ecommerce giant violated China’s anti-monopoly law,...

Q Link Wireless made private customer information accessible with just a phone number

A mobile carrier allowed anyone with one of its customers phone numbers to access their personal information, including name, address, phone number, and text and call history, according to a report...

Resident Evil Village Shows Off Its Map and the Mysterious “Mother Miranda”

Resident Evil Village is only a little under a month away, and Capcom has shared new info about the game’s titular location and a mysterious figure at the heart of it...

Borderlands 3 Director’s Cut DLC Available Now on PC and Consoles

Borderlands 3 Director's Cut, the latest DLC for Gearbox's cooperative looter shooter game, is now available on PC and consoles as announced by publisher 2K Games. The add-on, originally scheduled to...

Apple says iMessage on Android ‘will hurt us more than help us’

Apple knows that iMessage’s blue bubbles are a big barrier to people switching to Android, which is why the service has never appeared on Google’s mobile operating system. That’s according to...

Facebook hopes tiny labels on posts will stop users confusing satire with reality

Facebook is adding additional labels to posts from Pages that appear in users’ News Feeds in a bid to reduce confusion about their origin. These labels will include “public official,” “fan...

Grubb: Hideo Kojima and Microsoft In Talks About Publishing Kojima’s Next Game

Hideo Kojima and Microsoft are said to be in talks about publishing Kojima’s next game. That’s what VentureBeat journalist Jeff Grubb writes in an article about newly-announced PS5 exclusive Abandoned from Dutch...

Fraud Awareness Kit Puts Businesses on Notice: It’s Tax Scam Season

By John P. Mello Jr.Apr 7, 2021 5:00 AM PT Businesses fearful their workers may be targeted by fraudsters will want to take a look at the free Tax Scam Awareness Kit...

MLB The Show 21 Is Multiplatform and on Xbox Game Pass Because the League...

The news that MLB The Show 21 would not only cease to be a PlayStation exclusive but also launch on day one on Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass certainly raised a few...

Microsoft support pages for Surface Laptop 4 suggest imminent launch

A pair of Microsoft support pages have appeared for the unannounced Surface Laptop 4, suggesting a launch may be imminent. One is a placeholder for an AMD version of the laptop,...