AppleCare fraud scheme used more than 1,000 fake iPhones from Hong Kong

The report said that the mother and son were caught when Swiss customs officers intercepted two packages with 50 iPhones that were determined to be fake. However, it remains unclear how the customs officers recognized the counterfeit iPhones, even as the Apple Store staff did not.

Apple says cloud gaming apps like Google Stadia violate iOS app store rules

Microsoft, in a statement to Digital Trends, said currently it does not know any alternatives to offer Project xCloud on iPhones and iPads but it’s committed to “finding a path to bring cloud gaming with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate to the iOS platform.” The software giant also accused Apple of “consistently treats gaming apps differently” […]

How to speed up Windows

If your PC uses an HDD and you can swap it, then one of the most significant speed boosts you can achieve is switching to an SSD. In terms of both reading and writing data, SSDs are significantly faster than HDDs. Some retail SSD kits come with hardware and software to make it easy to clone […]

Dr Disrespect Was Banned From Twitch, But Now He’s Coming Back On YouTube

More than a month after the action was taken against his account, we still don’t know why Beahm was banned. His punishment is one of the highest-profile bans in Twitch history. It remains unclear if Twitch is planning to address the reason in more detail in the future. Likewise, we don’t yet know where he […]

Apple confirms it won’t allow game streaming services like xCloud and Google Stadia on iOS devices

Microsoft’s xCloud game streaming service won’t be available on Apple’s iOS devices, despite a lengthy testing period on the platform. The reason, according to Apple, is that the company requires game software submissions to be reviewed on a title-by-title basis.

Supreme Court asks Centre if 4G Internet can be restored in select areas of J&K

“Twenty-nine days have elapsed since this Court expressly directed the special committee to ‘immediately’ determine the ‘necessity’ of the continuation of restrictions on Internet access in Jammu & Kashmir. However, to the best of the petitioner’s [foundation] knowledge, no action has been taken by the special committee, either to comply with this direction or review […]

How to use Nearby Share on Android devices

Google said Nearby Share would soon become available to transfer between Chromebooks and Android phones. Digital Trends reached out to Google to find out when the feature would be available to more Google devices and phones. We will update this story when we hear back.

EU wants tech giants to do more to counter virus fake news

A senior European Union official warned online platforms like Google and Facebook on Wednesday to step up the fight against fake news coming notably from countries like China and Russia, but she praised the approach of Twitter for fact-checking a tweet by U.S. President Donald Trump. Unveiling a plan to fight disinformation linked to the […]

Microsoft’s TikTok acquisition is back on track after weekend Trump talks

TikTok banned in India – here’s what you need to knowTikTok banned from US Navy government devicesIt’s not just TikTok – more apps that will snatch your clipboard dataMicrosoft’s CEO Satya Nadella spoke with Trump over the weekend regarding the Redmond company’s plans, assuring the US President that the purchase would be subject to a […]

‘An indescribable, overwhelming boom’ – Kiwi mother living in Beirut recounts destructive explosion

“The Australian office is always open and it was closed (that day). Because it was closed, by fate and chance, he couldn’t do it, and left and then got stuck in traffic. I was meant to be taking the cat to the vet in Beirut, opposite where the port is. Both of us were so […]