China took steps to rein in the rapidly growing and lightly regulated market for online micro-lenders in the government's latest crackdown on internet finance, sending shares of U.S.-listed Chinese financial firms into a tailspin. A top-level Chinese government body issued an urgent notice on Tuesday
Its arrival in Australia is likely to put pressure on local retailers to cut prices. It looks as though Black Friday will be the day when the US online behemoth Amazon opens its Australian site, sparking what is likely to be a major price war in the retail market. Amazon said 10 days ago its launch
The paper by Yin Zhou and Oncel Tuzel, submitted on Nov. 17 to independent online journal arXiv, is significant because Apple's famed corporate secrecy around future products has been seen as a drawback among artificial intelligence and machine learning researchers. Apple declined to comment. Yielding
Earlier this month, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported that TripAdvisor had deleted multiple posts from users warning others about incidents of assault and rape that had taken place at a certain resorts in Mexico.
Uber concealed a massive global breach of the personal information of 57 million customers and drivers in October 2016, failing to notify the individuals and regulators, the company acknowledged on Tuesday. Uber also confirmed it had paid the hackers responsible $100,000 to delete the data and keep
Shares of HPE fell more than 6 percent in after-hours trading. Hewlett Packard Enterprises, known for its computer servers, is still adjusting to a new landscape in which corporate customers are placing more of their digital operations in the cloud and moving away from purchasing their own equipment
One of Google's most powerful new features is finally rolling out to Pixel phones. Google Lens, the company's intelligent camera software that can analyze the world around you, is now rolling out to Google Assistant on Pixel phones. Announced earlier this year, Lens is one of the company&apos
Last month, astronomers running the Pan-STARRS 1 telescope in Hawaii spotted an intriguing object moving through our solar system and it became clear pretty quickly that the object, whether it was a comet or an asteroid, had come from outside of our solar system.
Discovery of the company's handling of the incident led to the departure of two employees who led Uber's response to the incident, said Dara Khosrowshahi, who was named CEO in August following the departure of founder Travis Kalanick. Khosrowshahi said he had only recently learned of the matter
Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Samsung fans had better get ready to get in gear, because this pre-Black Friday deal may just knock their socks off. When you pick up a Galaxy S8, a Note 8, or an S8+, you can get a Gear 360 with your
Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. It's almost here, y'all! Black Friday is so close and the sales are starting to stack up. If you just can't wait until Friday to start shopping, you can take advantage of some pretty
Vincent Jiang, CFO at Cheetah Mobile, says the use of artificial intelligence with its utility apps has aided revenues in China.
Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Much like high-top fades and short shorts, vinyl has defied the odds and made a comeback. From an audio perspective, it makes sense: there’s something about the way that vinyl sounds that just can’t
We may not have to wait much longer to see Samsung's long-rumored bendable smartphone. The Korean tech giant plans to unveil the phone, which is rumored to be named the Galaxy X, in January at CES, according to a new report in Yahoo News. SEE ALSO: Samsung hid a savage easter egg in its latest anti-Apple
Scientists at MIT have designed a pocket-sized muon detector that can be easily made with common electrical parts, meaning anyone can kit themselves out with legitimately-functional Ghostbusters-esque gear for less than $100.
HBO might not be falling, but the mask protecting the identify of a hacker going by the name of Mr. Smith appears to be. Government officials released a complaint which purportedly identifies the individual behind the massive hack of the entertainment company that played out in leak after leak this
The head of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission unveiled plans on Tuesday to scrap landmark 2015 rules intended to ensure a free and open internet, moving to give broadband service providers sweeping power over what content consumers can access. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, a Republican appointed by