The Internet Is Probably Going To Lose Its Net Neutrality Rules In December

On Tuesday, the FCC moved to repeal Net Neutrality rules that prohibit internet service providers from blocking or slowing websites, or charging a premium for “fast lanes” for specific services or higher quality streaming. FCC chairman Ajit Pai, who Trump appointed this year, officially proposed the revocation of these rules, which treat internet service providers like Comcast […]

IBM’s next turnaround tool is … a new open-source font?

IBM’s decided the time is right for a new corporate font. Survivors of IBM’s office consolidation have let it be known that come November 13th, Helvetica Neue will be off-brand within its rapidly-shrinking walls. The company’s ever-smaller workforce will instead be asked to use a typeface named “Plex”, which the company has helpfully open-sourced as a .ZIP file so […]

Jio Phone Production Being Stopped? Reliance Jio Says It Is Still ‘Committed’ to the Feature Phone

With some reports on Monday suggesting Reliance Jio is already looking to look away from its much-hyped Jio Phone, the company has said that it is still committed to the 4G feature phone that was announced at the Reliance AGM in July. Jio had earlier claimed to have received 6 million pre-bookings for the Jio Phone and the company insists […]

Samsung Says Its 8nm FinFET Chip Fabrication Process Is Ready for Mass Production

Samsung said on Wednesday that its 8nm FinFET process (8nm Low Power Plus) technology is ready for production. The 8LPP node, the company said, will provide up to 10 percent lower power consumption even as it takes up to 10 percent less area compared to 10LPP. Even as 8nm Low Power Plus will serve as a […]

HP Too Is Done Making Windows Phone Handsets

HP, one of the only OEMs that offers a Windows Phone handset in its lineup, is now giving up on Microsoft’s mobile operating system, too. The company told news outlet The Register that it won’t be adding any new handset to its existing “Elite” Windows Phone smartphone lineup. Furthermore, the company said its Elite x3 handset will reach the […]

Ryanair is hiring 125 pilots to clean up its cancellations ‘mess’ — and could force 500 existing pilots to change holiday plans

Ryanair is hiring 125 pilots to avoid additional flight cancellations and could force 500 existing pilots to change holiday plans. According to Sky News, Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary said on Thursday that that the firm would recruit 125 pilots in the next week or two and increase pay for others. He also said the airline is […]

ZENDAYA: OPRAH WINFREY IS AN INSPIRATION

Zendaya has admitted she has an “obsession” with TV icon Oprah Winfrey, and insisted the global star feels like everyone’s “auntie” The Spider-Man: Homecoming actress has been inspired by the motivational legend, and explained that a big part of that is how she retains a “level of realness” despite the range and variety of the projects she takes […]

Christian Siriano’s Barbie Collection Shows How Inclusive & Talented This Designer Really Is

While Christian Siriano is still referenced as a “Project Runway winner” and remembered for elevating the word “fierce” in the pop culture lexicon during his season, the designer is also celebrated for something way more important. Siriano has a serious commitment to fashion inclusivity, and it is fully showcased in the Christian Siriano x Barbie collection. Siriano […]

Amazon is selling a 2TB WD portable hard drive for $60

Earlier today, Walmart dropped WD’s 2TB Elements external hard drive to $60—and then Amazon price-matched. That’s particularly good news, because while Walmart’s since raised its price again, Amazon’s still offering this deal. It’s not clear how long this sale will last, so you’d best hop on this discount right away if you’re interested. This WD model is your basic portable hard […]

Anthony Joshua reveals why Cristiano Ronaldo is his inspiration as he prepares for Kubrat Pulev bout

Anthony Joshua has been explaining why he looks up to Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo for inspiration ahead of his forthcoming bout against Kubray Pulev. Undefeated Joshua moved to 19-0 following his sensational win over Wladimir Klitschko in front of 90,000 at Wembley earlier this year and has revealed that he strives to replicate the former Manchester United man. […]