What SoftBank’s Vision Fund results tell us about troubled startup sectors – TechCrunch

[ad_1] A famous investor published notes today concerning its startup investments, detailing where they excelled and where they struggled. To understand why we care about this particular investor’s results, a little context helps. The investor in question is Japanese telecom giant and startup benefactor SoftBank, which reported its fiscal year results this morning. SoftBank’s investments…

AG Barr says that, "no thanks to Apple", the FBI succeeded in unlocking the "phones" of the Pensacola gunman, who they found had significant links to Al Qaeda (Michael Potuck/9to5Mac)

[ad_1] Michael Potuck / 9to5Mac: AG Barr says that, “no thanks to Apple”, the FBI succeeded in unlocking the “phones” of the Pensacola gunman, who they found had significant links to Al Qaeda  —  It looks like the most recent contention between the FBI and Apple over device encryption has come to an end ……

Oculus says it will start accepting Quest titles that support hand tracking this month and details two new collaboration and productivity apps coming this year (Oculus)

[ad_1] Oculus: Oculus says it will start accepting Quest titles that support hand tracking this month and details two new collaboration and productivity apps coming this year  —  We’re about to celebrate an exciting milestone: the one-year anniversary of Oculus Quest and Rift S! [ad_2] Source link

Cell-tower attacks by idiots who claim 5G spreads COVID-19 reportedly hit US

[ad_1] Enlarge / A World Health Organization advisory. The Department of Homeland Security is reportedly issuing alerts to wireless telecom providers and law enforcement agencies about potential attacks on cell towers and telecommunications workers by 5G/coronavirus conspiracy theorists. The DHS warned that there have already been “arson and physical attacks against cell towers in several…

Source code for "smart car" components in Mercedez-Benz vans was leaked online after a Swiss engineer found Daimler AG was hosting an unsecured GitLab server (Catalin Cimpanu/ZDNet)

[ad_1] Catalin Cimpanu / ZDNet: Source code for “smart car” components in Mercedez-Benz vans was leaked online after a Swiss engineer found Daimler AG was hosting an unsecured GitLab server  —  Daimler allowed anyone to register on one of its on-premise GitLab servers.  —  The source code for “smart car” … [ad_2] Source link