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21st-century lobbying: how big data lets big businesses get the upper hand

Big data hasn’t levelled the playing field. It has simply allowed wealthy organisations and individuals to further entrench their dominance. And regulators can’t keep up. New technologies make it almost impossible to trace the global flow of money World4Brexit may receive to fund its political campaigning

Google said iPhones had a security flaw, and Apple shot back

Back in June, Google discovered a range of security flaws in iPhone software that injected malicious code into phones. Here's what happened.

Google Nest Hub review: Join the Google cult and get your home connected

The Google Nest Hub is the evolution of Google’s Home smart speaker. This time, the speaker gets a touch-screen display added to the virtual personal assistant.

Huawei’s Mate 30 range announced, and they will run on Android

Today Huawei announced to Mate 30 and the Mate 30 Pro, and they both run on Android while boasting impressive specs.

Google will reveal the Pixel 4, along with some other stuff, in October

Google sent out invites for its next ‘Made by Google’ event. It’ll take place in New York City on 15 October and we're expecting to see the Pixel 4.

Have you heard? The hazards of voice assistants

Voice assistants are recording everything said by their owners, some of which – including sex and medical records – are being heard by humans for quality control.

Light Start: September phone releases include updated iPhones, a non-Android Huawei, finally a Fold and Android 10

This week in light start: September is gearing up to be an absolute monstrous month for phone releases. This month we'll see new iPhones, Huaweis, Folds and OSes.

I’m in a banned: Huawei’s Mate 30 can’t be sold with Google apps and services – Google

Huawei’s fate has been up in the air for quite some time, and there’s no sign that it’ll be touching the ground any time soon. The last deadline came and went, being replaced with another 90-day period of uncertainty. Now it looks as though we might be in for some consequences. Huawei is set to reveal its Mate 30 flagship in Germany in September but, as matters stand now, it̵...[Read More]

Not so sweet anymore: Android Q is now Android 10

The next Android version, previously dubbed Android Q, will be called Android 10 according to a recent blog post by Google.

Tired of typos? Gmail will soon autocorrect spelling and grammar

Gmail will now go ahead and correct spelling errors and point out grammatical errors made while you're typing. 

Regulating Facebook, Google and Amazon is hard given their bewildering complexity

With the rise of internet juggernauts Google, Facebook, Amazon and others, this insight seems obvious now. But over the past two decades, a fundamentally new business model emerged which even Castells had not foreseen – one in which attracting users onto digital platforms takes precedence over everything else, including what the user might say, do, or buy on that platform.

Huawei Mate 30 Pro preview: Should we be worried about Google support?

Huawei has produced some of our favourite flagship smartphones, which means we're hella excited to get our hands on the Mate 30 Pro - Android or not.

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