Netflix has plans to launch a new tariff in India that will be restricted to mobile devices but has a very affordable price. The firm will be hoping that the tariff can boost membership figures.
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G7 finance ministers have cast doubt on Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency, saying that it'll have to be regulated, similar to other currencies, in order to prevent criminal activity.
Google has stated that Project Dragonfly has been terminated. The comment was made at a U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday. It's the most clear statement that the project has ended.
The team behind Linux Mint have pushed the beta images of Linux Mint 19.2. The betas are available in Cinnamon, MATE, and Xfce editions. The final release will come once more bugs are fixed.
Three has launched its 5G Nokia-backed cloud core network. It's described as a crucial element of the overall 5G network that Three wants to start rolling out around the UK from next month.
Canonical is set to pull support for Ubuntu 18.10 on Thursday. It's recommended that if you still run this version that you update to Ubuntu 19.04 now so that you continue to receive security updates.
Tesla has decided to stop selling the Standard Range variants of the Model X and Model S. With this decision, it's evident that the firm wants the Model 3 to be the main entry-level product.
Bank of England Governor, Mark Carney, has today announced that Alan Turing will appear on the new polymer £50 note. The new note is expected to go into circulation at the end of 2021.
The U.S. government may start issuing licenses to trade with Huawei in two to four weeks. Huawei was added to the Commerce Department's blacklist back in May, hampering the firm's ability to operate.
French President, Emmanuel Macron, has announced that the country will launch the Air and Space Force from September next year. France will use the new entity to defend the country's satellites.
Several of Japan's financial institutions have come together to discuss the ramifications of Facebook's upcoming Libra cryptocurrency. The group is set to develop policies to manage Libra's impact.
The United States Trade Representative's office has announced that it will be holding a public hearing about France's new Digital Services Tax on August 19, starting at 09:30 EDT (UTC-4).
The U.S. has issued a statement saying that it plans to investigate a new law in France that is expected to pass later today. France hopes to force big tech to pay more tax with the DST.
Opera Software has extended Opera's Crypto Wallet to support bitcoin and TRON. The cryptocurrencies are only available on the Opera for Android beta but should come to more platforms soon.
Amazon and the NHS have teamed up to deliver NHS-verified advice to Amazon Alexa users. This will help take the pressure off the NHS and give users reliable information to treat ailments.