Costa Coffee prepares for global expansion with bug bounty program- Tempemail

When thinking about bug bounty customers, most people’s minds will most likely go to huge tech brands long before they go to their local coffee chain. Customer loyalty is serious business though with Costa Coffee being the latest food and beverage company to ask the hacker community to help secure its Continue Reading

Wiley’s racism flowed because social media is a petri dish of hate | Antisemitism- Tempemail

The pandemic-induced economic collapse has devastated several industries, even as others have thrived. The arts and hospitality sectors are struggling yet Amazon and the banana bread industrial complex are booming. And then there is the internet racism industry that goes from strength to strength. We’re constantly told that our manufacturing Continue Reading

Egypt jails women for two years over TikTok videos | World news- Tempemail

An Egyptian court has sentenced five female social media influencers to two years in jail each on charges of violating public morals, a judicial source said. The verdict against Haneen Hossam, Mowada al-Adham and three others came after they had posted footage on the video-sharing app TikTok. The ruling, which Continue Reading

Google employees will work from home until at least summer 2021 | Technology

Alphabet Inc’s Google will keep its employees home until at least next July, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing people familiar with the matter. The chief executive officer, Sundar Pichai, made the decision himself last week after debate among an internal group of top executives that he chairs, Continue Reading

Beyond a Steel Sky review – the makings of a modern classic | Games

In Beyond a Steel Sky, the citizens of the utopian Union City win and lose points according to their civic behaviour, building an aggregate that measures their social standing. This “Qdos” system, as it’s called, might once have seemed like the product of an authoritarian fever dream. Today, however, it Continue Reading

Wiley: Hate is hate. Our outrage against antisemitism should be no different- Tempemail

The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. At 9am this morning, many Jewish people and their allies began a 48-hour silence on Twitter. It was a reaction to the lack of response by that platform to grime artist Continue Reading

Xbox Series X games no longer defined by technology, says Microsoft | Games

The era of video game design being defined by technology is over, according to Microsoft. Two hours after the Xbox showcase event livestreamed on 23 July, I’m speaking to the company’s head of studios, Matt Booty, via video call. The showcase revealed 22 games exclusively developed for Xbox consoles, nine Continue Reading