Wikileaks withheld a batch of emails showing a $2.2 billion transaction between the Syrian regime and a Russian government-owned bank, according to a Daily Dot report. If true, the report will likely have a lasting negative impact on Wikileaks’ credibility. The report alleges that the transparency organization betrayed its own core values of “pristine leaking,” […]
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WikiLeaks firmly believes in radical transparency, the idea that the world would be better if there were no secrets. That level of transparency can be used for good, like the time the site published a video called “Collateral Murder ” showing innocent journalists shot to oblivion by US troops in 2010. But not always. Read […]
The Panama law firm Mossack Fonseca has spoken out about the huge data leak it’s suffered, claiming it’s been the victim of an external hack. Read more… Continue Reading from the Source
An international team of journalists has obtained what it’s referring to as “biggest leak in history”: A 2.6-terabyte stash of data about offshore savings and tax havens from Panama-based legal firm Mossack Fonseca. Read more… Continue Reading from the Source
On February 26 at 7:10am Google Maps published a tweet seen ‘round the world—or at least in fanatic Android circles. The tweet included a purported leak that shows a build of Android missing a critical feature: the app drawer. Read more… Continue Reading from the Source
Snapchat’s in for a serious makeover, if these screenshots discovered in the mobile app’s existing code are to be believed. Read more… Continue Reading from the Source
It’s no secret that connected home devices are riddled with security concerns . A recent investigation into Nest thermostats leaking user data onto the internet seemed especially anxiety-inducing, given how incredibly popular the gadgets are. But the story’s not as scary as some reports might lead you to believe. Read more… Continue Reading from the […]
The Guardian has published a 24-page Islamic State manual online which describes how the terrorist group is attempting to become an independent state in Iraq and Syria—from propaganda operations to plans for creating a self-sufficient economy. Read more… Continue Reading from the Source
The jaw-dropping new Surface Book arrived with a splash of glitter and surprise . It’s so beautiful, so powerful, so— Oh wait holy shit the screen comes off?! Nobody expected this, and that’s exactly how Microsoft wanted it. Read more… Continue Reading from the Source
When you’re trying to destroy a politician by insisting that their careless email habits endangered national security, it’s best to make sure your own email security practices are on point. House Benghazi Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy learned that the hard way this week. Read more… Continue Reading from the Source
The new Apple TV includes a litany of overdue updates and a few neat little surprises. Chief amongst them: Brilliant, slow-moving screensavers that will turn your TV screen into a dynamic work of art. Read more… Continue Reading from the Source
Always-reliable leak source @evleaks just tweeted this image purporting to show the next HTC One
with a light-up hole-riddled cover of some sort. Will it be real? We’ll just have to wait and see. Read more…
Given we already seem to know so much about this year’s HTC One successor, you have to wonder what will be left for the struggling Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer to show off at its March 25th showcase event. Thanks to this lengthy video leak, they…
— @evleaks (@evleaks) February 22, 2014
Microsoft’s latest Windows 8.1 update has hit the web early ahead of its March release, letting those happy to take a punt on an unofficial, torrented version of the update check out what’s in store for the divisive operating system.Read more…
On March 8th 1971, the nation tuned in to watch Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier battle it out in the Fight of the Century. Unawares, the FBI were having hundreds of secret documents stolen from their offices by a team of activists.Read more…
Oh dear. In an inauspicious start to 2014 for both Snapchat and its users, a website appears to have published user name and phone number information for 4.6 million accounts. Read more…
There have been tons of revelations about the National Security Agency since Edward Snowden began leaking documents in June. So many, in fact, that it’s kind of hard to keep track of all the important stuff we’ve learned.Read more…
It’s been nearly half a year since the first revelations from Edward Snowden’s leak made it into the press, but until now, we’ve been in the dark about exactly how big that leak was. Well, ladies and gentlemen, NSA Director General Keith Alexander is f…
With Nexus 5s already in the hands of Google Play Store buyers, we’re starting to see the first indications of when it’ll arrive at subsidized prices on U.S. carriers. Sprint’s is due to arrive from Nov. 8, and if the latest leaked documents are to be believed then T-Mobile shouldn’t be far behind.
The leaked retail planning guide obtained by TmoNews shows the T-Mobile Nexus 5 arriving alongside the Nexus 7 on Nov. 20, ahead of T-Mo’s Black Friday promotions. It’s unclear how much T-Mobile might charge for the N5, but given the device’s low cost and the carrier’s recent tendency to offer $0 down deals for major devices, we wouldn’t be surprised to see some competitive pricing.
In the meantime, there’s of course nothing stopping you picking one up from the Play Store and loading it up with any T-Mobile SIM.