Category: Internet

Apple, Goldman Sachs Start Issuing Apple Cards to Consumers

Apple said a limited number of consumers will start receiving sign-up invitations for the card on Tuesday Highlights Apple Card is designed to work with the iPhone An option for a physical card is available However, it doesn’t have a visible number Apple rolled out its virtual credit card on Tuesday, working with bank Goldman […]

Marriott Says Up to 500 Million Customers Impacted by Starwood Hack

Marriott International Inc said on Friday that hackers accessed up to 500 million customer records in its Starwood Hotels reservation system in an attack that began four years ago, exposing data including passport numbers and payment cards. Shares were down 5.7 percent in late afternoon trade on news of the hack, one of the largest […]

Amazon Launches Machine Learning Chip ‘Inferentia’, Taking on Nvidia and Intel

Amazon.com on Wednesday launched a microchip aimed at so-called machine learning, entering a market that both Intel Corp and Nvidia Corpare counting on to boost their earnings in the coming years. Amazon is one of the largest buyers of chips from Intel and Nvidia, whose semiconductors help power Amazon’s booming cloud computing unit, Amazon Web Services. But Amazon has started to design […]

European Consumer Groups Want Regulators to Act Against Google Tracking

Consumer agencies in the Netherlands, Poland and five other European Union countries asked privacy regulators on Tuesday to take action against Google for allegedly tracking the movements of millions of users in breach of the bloc’s new privacy law. Google is already facing a lawsuit in the United States for allegedly tracking phone users regardless of […]