Daily Archives: April 6, 2020

Russian telco ‘hijacked internet traffic’

Traffic intended for more than 200 of the world’s largest content delivery networks (CDNs) and cloud hosting providers was recently redirected through Russia’s state-owned telecoms provider Rostelecom. While the incident only lasted for about an hour, it affected more than 8,800 internet traffic routes from over 200 networks. The companies …

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Cryptocurrency deals dried up in 2019

A new report from PwC has revealed that attracting mainstream investment continued to be a struggle for the cryptocurrency industry last year as both global fund raising and deals dried up. According to data seen by Bloomberg, the number and value of cryptocurrency-related fund raising and mergers and acquisitions sank …

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Beats noise canceling headphones get a $150 price cut at Best Buy

If you’re stuck indoors with your partner or roommate and looking for a pair of noise canceling headphones to block out unwanted sound, then you’re in luck.  Best Buy’s Apple Event Sale includes price cuts on best-selling Beats headphones, which include the Beats Studio 3 that are on sale for …

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Quibi: free trial, price, exclusive shows and how to sign up

These are busy times in the TV streaming world, and the just-launched Quibi is the latest competitor on the scene. Unlike upcoming rivals Peacock and HBO Max, though, this isn’t a straightforward Netflix competitor. Instead, Quibi is a mobile-focused streaming service, with the name Quibi being short for ‘quick bites’. …

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Xbox Series X and PS5 games may be ported to Nintendo Switch too

The PS5 and Xbox Series X are on the horizon – and while both gaming machines promise a massive jump in graphical capability, one developer still thinks the humble Nintendo Switch will be home to ports from these next-generation consoles. How is that possible? Developer Virtuos, which has been behind …

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