Tag "United Kingdom"

Driving the track-ready, race-banned McLaren Senna GTR

December 6, 2019 0

The McLaren Senna GTR shouldn’t exist. This feat of engineering and design isn’t allowed on public roads. It’s built for the track, but prohibited from

A Sprint contractor left thousands of US cell phone bills on the internet by mistake

December 5, 2019 0

A contractor working for cell giant Sprint stored on an unprotected cloud server hundreds of thousands of cell phone bills of AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile

As the new year beckons European investors start moving into new roles

December 1, 2019 0

As the Holiday Season approaches, new jobs for players in the tech ecosystem beckon. And this is no less true for investors. Two notable moves

European parliament’s NationBuilder contract under investigation by data regulator

November 30, 2019 0

Europe’s lead data regulator has issued its first ever sanction of an EU institution — taking enforcement action against the European parliament over its use

Mixcloud data breach exposes over 20 million user records

November 30, 2019 0

A data breach at Mixcloud, a U.K.-based audio streaming platform, has left more than 20 million user accounts exposed after the data was put on

More layoffs at pivoting London ed tech startup pi-top

November 17, 2019 0

London ed tech startup pi-top has gone through another round of layoffs, TechCrunch has learned. Pi-top confirmed that eight jobs have been cut in the

‘Magic: The Gathering’ game maker exposed 452,000 players’ account data

November 17, 2019 0

The maker of Magic: The Gathering has confirmed that a security lapse exposed the data on hundreds of thousands of game players. The game’s developer,

This ride-hailing PR pitch shows platforms and digital campaign ‘dark arts’ want democracy to be pay to play

November 15, 2019 0

A UK PR firm pitching to run an account for Ola has proposed running a campaign to politicize ride-hailing as a tactic to shift regulations

Legged lunar rover startup Spacebit taps Latin American partners for Moon mission

October 23, 2019 0

U.K.-based lunar rover startup Spacebit, a company developing robotic exploration hardware for use on the Moon, announced two new partners that will help it develop

Google has used contract swaps to get bulk access terms to NHS patient data

October 22, 2019 0

New Scientist has obtained a legal agreement between Google’s health division and the UK National Health Service (NHS) that includes provision to pass five years’