News tagged: Leaks
The next set of iPhones will indeed come with wireless charging and a waterproof design, Wistron CEO Robert Hwang has revealed. Wistron is one of Apple's primary suppliers, so Hwang's statement is a pretty good indicator that the iPhone 7s and the iPhone 8 include those features.
More leaked information about Lenovo's Moto E4 has appeared and this time it claims the phone will start shipping on July 17. Roland Quandt, a leaker, posted the latest information on Twitter. He also provided a detailed spec list for the upcoming phone.
Like other European countries, the UK is considering the implementation of fines against social media companies that don't adequately moderate their services. There seems to be support throughout the government for increased regulations covering social media.
The Tesla Model 3 is a much cheaper electric vehicle relative to the Model S, but that doesn't mean Tesla is severely compromising on core performance elements. A leaked retail comparison chart has revealed the car offers a pretty fast 5.6-second 0-60 mph time.
Facebook's moderation team disabled over 14,000 accounts just in January 2017 for guideline violations involving revenge porn and sexual extortion. The Guardian, which gained access to leaked Facebook moderator documents, reports 33 of the cases involved children.
Molds for Apple's three upcoming iPhones have allegedly leaked on Weibo. They show the general design of the iPhone 7s, iPhone 7s Plus, and the iPhone 8. Even though the iPhone 8 reportedly comes with an edge-to-edge 5.8-inch display, it doesn't appear very large.
A lot of things has been said about the upcoming Apple's smartphone, but we finally have photos of the phone. The leaked images claim to show the finished design of Apple's iPhone 8, one of the three new iPhone models that are expected to be unveiled this September.
More NSA secrets are going to leak this summer, claim The Shadow Brokers. The hacking group says more tools from the US spy agency have been stolen and it's going to set up a monthly subscription model for accessing security exploits. It revealed the exploit behind WannaCrypt.
Shortly after a screenshot and title for a new Assassin's Creed entry leaked, Ubisoft has confirmed the next game in the series will be out this fiscal year. It confirmed the upcoming title as part of its earnings report. Very little was released about the game.
This year's Summer Sale on Steam is going to run from June 22 to July 5, according to information leaked on Reddit and PCGamesN. That date showed up in a developer-only post, which can be seen in the included screenshot. We're still waiting on verification, of course.
Ransomware based on leaked NSA hacking tools is spreading around the world and has already shown up in dozens of nations. On Friday, Kaspersky estimated there were at least 45,000 infected computers. Most are located in Russia, Ukraine, India, and Taiwan.
Chelsea Manning will be released from prison next week, with her release apparently set for May 17. Manning is a former intelligence analyst for the US Army who leaked classified documents to WikiLeaks. Manning helped shine a light on horrific actions from the Army.
Assassin's Creed: Origins appears to be the name of the next title in the series. That name has been backed up by multiple sources. Origins is said to be a prequel in the franchise and it'll be offered on PC, Xbox One, and PS4 later in 2017. A screenshot also appeared.
Amazon may introduce a new Echo model with a touchscreen on Tuesday. The Alexa-powered device recently showed up in leaked pictures and now The Wall Street Journal claims Amazon is close to introducing it for $200. It also has a camera and is capable of video calling.
Ahead of their official unveiling by Microsoft, the latest Surface laptops have shown up in a leak. WalkingCat, a Twitter user, posted photos of the new Surface device in four colors: Platinum, Burgundy, Cobalt Blue, and Graphite Gold. An event is scheduled for May 2.
Information and screenshots pertaining to Darksiders 3 have leaked on Amazon. The listing comes with a December 2018 release date, though that's probably just a placeholder. In this game, you'll play as Fury, a mage who's described as unpredictable and enigmatic.
Leaked images of Fitbit's smartwatch and wireless headphones have been published by Yahoo. The wearable will be Fitbit's first actual smartwatch. It's referred to as "Project Higgs" and it offers a square face and metal unibody design. It might arrive later this year.
Young adults and teenagers fitting the profile of "depressed" and "insecure" could be targeted by Facebook's system, reports The Australian. Those targeting options were revealed by a 23-page leaked document, triggering an investigation by the company.
Tesla has received a large shipment of production robots that'll play a major role in the assembly of its Model 3 electric vehicle. Leaked images from Tesla's Fremont factory revealed the hundreds of Kuku robots the company has recently received and is now installing.
Alcatel is about to announce a successor to the last year's flagship model and the handset has now leaked online, photographed alongside the Idol 4S. The new Alcatel Idol 5S shows no major design changes compared to its predecessor, except for a different speaker grill.