TikTok: US investors reportedly keen to buy Chinese-owned app to avert Trump ban | Technology

US tech investors are reportedly trying to buy a majority stake in Chinese-owned social media phenomenon TikTok to head off White House security concerns about the video-sharing app. Investors, led by the venture capital firms General Atlantic and Sequoia Capital, are reported to be in discussions with US regulators about Continue Reading

Garmin down: how to still get your activities on to Strava | Technology

Garmin Connect and Express have been taken offline by a reported ransomware attack, leaving runners, cyclists, walkers and others unable to sync their activities to Strava. But don’t worry – there is a manual way to upload your activities to Strava while Garmin is down. Here’s how: What you need: Continue Reading

Mastercard Enables 3 Million Young People in Uganda to Access Work Opportunities | Tempemail

The Mastercard Foundation has launched its Young Africa Works strategy in Uganda which has set a goal to enable more than 3 million young people in the country to access dignified and fulfilling work opportunities by 2030. Under Young Africa Works, the Foundation has committed $200 million to ensure young Continue Reading

Researchers Reveal New Security Flaw Affecting China’s DJI Drones – Tempemail

Cybersecurity researchers on Thursday revealed security issues in the Android app developed by Chinese drone-maker Da Jiang Innovations (DJI) that comes with an auto-update mechanism that bypasses Google Play Store and could be used to install malicious applications and transmit sensitive personal information to DJI’s servers. The twin reports, courtesy Continue Reading

Smartwatch Maker Garmin Shuts Down Services After Ransomware Attack – Tempemail

Garmin, the maker of fitness trackers, smartwatches and GPS-based wearable devices, is currently dealing with a massive worldwide service interruption after getting hit by a targeted ransomware attack, an employee of the company told The Hacker News on condition of anonymity. The company’s website and the Twitter account say, “We Continue Reading

Lenovo Unveils a New Gaming Smartphone – the Legion Phone Duel | Tempemail

Lenovo has launched a powerful, immersive and fast-charging smartphone – the Lenovo Legion Phone Duel which has been designed from the ground up for gamers. Lenovo is amongst the first to feature the next-level, flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus 5G Mobile Platform that delivers revved-up performance across the board for Continue Reading

Superhot: Mind Control Delete review – a stylish John Wick-style shooter | Games

Taking place in a computer simulation where the world is carved from alabaster and your opponents made of orange glass, Superhot hinges on the gimmick that time only moves when you do. Remain still in one of its wickedly stylish combat arenas, and the world will hang in an almost-frozen Continue Reading

Xbox One X games showcase: Microsoft reveals Halo: Infinite and more – live | Games

5.10pm BST 17:10 A forcefield shield and a grapple give the combat some extra variety here, as Chief breaks out the plasma weapons and goes after an anti-aircraft gun. I know this is a demo, but there’s a lot of blasting here and not so much of the clever enemy Continue Reading

US army retreats from Twitch as recruitment drive backfires | US military- Tempemail

The US army has retreated from Twitch after a series of guerrilla actions by critics rendered its military recruitment drive untenable, and potentially unlawful. Both the US army and navy have been active since 2019 on the video game streaming site, where their official esports teams share footage of them Continue Reading