Panasonic to move its European HQ out of the UK because Brexit – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Chalk up yet another Brexit deficit: Japanese electronics firm Panasonic will be moving its European headquarters from the UK to Amsterdam in October because it’s worried about the tax implications... Read more »

The blockchain begins finding its way in the enterprise – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch The blockchain is in the middle of a major hype cycle at the moment, and that makes it hard for many people to take it seriously, but if you look... Read more »

In new documentary, Ian McKellen reflects on Magneto, Gandalf

From Ars Technica The trailer for McKellen: Playing The Part McKellen: Playing The Part, a new documentary focused on the life of beloved actor Sir Ian McKellen, covers dense topics like acting, activism,... Read more »

Facebook patent would turn your mic on to analyze how you watch ads

From Ars Technica Enlarge / Nothing like cartoony smiley faces to break down how smartphones, local networks, and TV devices could join forces to trigger microphones and listen to advertisements’ audio. As... Read more »

Fluance’s $200 stereo Bluetooth speakers sound is almost too good to be true

From CNET The Fluance Ai40 is the third self-powered speaker I’ve reviewed in three weeks. It follows the Adam Audio T5V and Kanto YU6 speakers, and while the Ai40 is around half... Read more »

UK report warns DeepMind Health could gain ‘excessive monopoly power’ – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch DeepMind’s foray into digital health services continues to raise concerns. The latest worries are voiced by a panel of external reviewers appointed by the Google-owned AI company to report on its... Read more »

UK watchdog issues $330k fine for Yahoo’s 2014 data breach – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Another fallout from the massive Yahoo data breach that dates back to 2014: The UK’s data watchdog has just issued a £250,000 (~$334k) penalty for violations of the Data Protection Act... Read more »

Now fixed, Visa outage disrupted ‘millions’ of payments in UK and Europe

From CNET You may be having problems with your Visa card. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images If you wanted to use your Visa card to pay for something in the UK and Europe on... Read more »

The Honor 10 is even more affordable if you buy it in Asia

From CNET The Honor 10 is going for a steal in Asia, it seems. Andrew Hoyle/CNET Oppo and Vivo will need to watch out. Honor looks to be gunning for their piece... Read more »

Cambridge Analytica files for bankruptcy amidst “siege” of negative attention

From Ars Technica Enlarge / A view of 597 5th Ave, where the New York City office of Cambridge Analytica is on the 7th floor, May 2, 2018 in New York City.... Read more »