New top story: A Fortnite Security Flaw Reportedly Put Millions of Players at Risk of Malware

January 16, 2019 at 07:08PM (Bloomberg) — A flaw in Epic Games Inc.’s Fortnite put the accounts of millions of users at risk of malicious attack, researchers from Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. said in a report Wednesday. The vulnerability in the authentication process allowed hackers to send a link to the player that, once … Continue reading New top story: A Fortnite Security Flaw Reportedly Put Millions of Players at Risk of Malware

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New top story: A Fortnite Security Flaw Reportedly Put Millions of Players at Risk of Malware

January 16, 2019 at 07:08PM (Bloomberg) — A flaw in Epic Games Inc.’s Fortnite put the accounts of millions of users at risk of malicious attack, researchers from Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. said in a report Wednesday. The vulnerability in the authentication process allowed hackers to send a link to the player that, once … Continue reading New top story: A Fortnite Security Flaw Reportedly Put Millions of Players at Risk of Malware

New top story: YouTube Has Banned Dangerous Pranks and Challenges

January 16, 2019 at 07:05PM This week, YouTube decided to ban “dangerous challenges and pranks” from the platform, updating their community guidelines and enforcement of rules with a promise they will remove content that qualifies as encouraging “violence or dangerous activities.” The ban tightening follows headlines about Netflix’s Bird Box just keeps on growing, after … Continue reading New top story: YouTube Has Banned Dangerous Pranks and Challenges

New top story: White House Says Rep. Steve King’s White Supremacy Remarks Were ‘Abhorrent’

January 16, 2019 at 07:01PM (WASHINGTON) — The White House is describing comments by Republican Rep. Steve King about white supremacy as “abhorrent.” Presidential press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is praising the move by House Republicans to strip the nine-term Iowa lawmaker of his committee assignments. King was quoted last week by The New York … Continue reading New top story: White House Says Rep. Steve King’s White Supremacy Remarks Were ‘Abhorrent’

New top story: ‘Enough is Enough.’ How European Media Responded to the Brexit Deal Defeat

January 16, 2019 at 06:57PM On Tuesday night, U.K. lawmakers resoundingly rejected the Brexit agreement Prime Minister Theresa May has spent almost two years negotiating with the European Union. It was the biggest parliamentary defeat for a government proposal in the U.K.’s modern history, with 432 lawmakers voting against the deal, and only 202 in … Continue reading New top story: ‘Enough is Enough.’ How European Media Responded to the Brexit Deal Defeat

New top story: Jimmy Kimmel Challenges Pedestrians to Beat Trump at Spelling

January 16, 2019 at 06:48PM Jimmy Kimmel is calling out President Donald Trump for a since-deleted tweet in which the president boasted that he served over 1,000 “hamberders” to the Clemson University football team. During Tuesday’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the late-night host mocked Trump’s decision to feed the college football national champions fast … Continue reading New top story: Jimmy Kimmel Challenges Pedestrians to Beat Trump at Spelling

New top story: Theresa May’s Brexit Deal Was Crushed. What Happens Next?

January 16, 2019 at 06:18PM British prime minister Theresa May suffered the biggest defeat in the U.K.’s modern history on Tuesday evening, as scores of lawmakers from her own party rebelled against her agreement with the European Union, intended to smooth the U.K.’s exit from the bloc. With Parliament voting down May’s deal by 432 … Continue reading New top story: Theresa May’s Brexit Deal Was Crushed. What Happens Next?