After its official launch, planned for next year, it has been reported that the new Samsung Galaxy X smartphone (complete with foldable screen) could be priced at as much as £1,400!
Trump’s Tariff’s For Tech
While Apple Inc has had good news that it will not face traded tariffs on its iPhones assembled in China, Intel Corp may need to shift its assembly work away from China to avoid a big revenue hit.
Appeal Dismissed After Asylum Seeker Data Breach
An appeal by the UK Home Office to limit the number of potential claimants from a 2013 data breach has been dismissed on the grounds that an accidentally uploaded spreadsheet exposed the confidential information and personal data of asylum applicants and their family members.
Bank Uses AI To Screen Job Applicants
A Singapore bank is reported to be using an AI-based system to make savings in the process of recruitment by automating the pre-screening of job applicants.
AI Creates Phishing URLs That Can Beat Auto-Detection
A group of computer scientists from Florida-based cyber security company, Cyxtera Technologies, are reported to have built machine-learning software that can generate phishing URLs that can beat popular security tools.
Tech Tip – Improve Phone Speed With Lightweight Apps
If your phone has limited memory storage and you regularly use Facebook and Twitter, installing lightweight versions of these apps could help to speed up your phone.