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Sales tax ruling overturns decision in North Dakota case

Despite some reports, however, this is not about imposing new taxes - but rather about closing an unfair tax loophole that has cost state and local governments ...


While Sony did nothing, Nintendo and Microsoft just embraced cross-play

In the video, you can see a Switch player and an Xbox player gaming together in the wonderful world of Minecraft . SciresM's lengthy Reddit post goes int...


Supreme Court Let States Tax Online Shopping

The case, South Dakota v. Wayfair, overturned a 1992 Supreme Court decision that protected online vendors from sales tax obligations if the vendor did not hav...


Apple admits MacBook keyboard flaws, promises free fixes

Luckily Apple fixed the space bar free of charge but fast forward to my now 2017 MacBook Pro and I'm finding occasional issues with the "E", "U", "B", and "C"...


Instagram is about to become a lot more like YouTube

All Instagram users will be able to post on IGTV vertical videos up to 10 minutes long - with only users with 10,000 or more followers able to take advantag...


IPhone X: Apple Wanted To Go Completely Wireless & Remove Lightning Connector

Apple also wants users to be able to place any of their devices anywhere on the charging mat to begin a charge. That ambitious goal requires the company to pack...


Supreme Court decision could lead to increased Oklahoma revenues

Government Accountability Office report that analyzed 2017 figures. On the other hand, that also means Minnesotans would be paying $150 million more in sales ...


Verizon to stop sharing phone-location data to third parties

Major US cellphone carriers say they're cutting off companies that buy consumers' real-time location details-a move that comes after a customer (of a customer) ...


'Fascist!' Miller Joins Club Of Trump Aides Protested At Mexican Restaurants

Some people have reported that users could get suspended just for linking to the Splinter story-even if the tweet itself didn't contain Miller's number. T...


The new Microsoft News app brings headlines to your handset

It'll be the driving force behind MSN.com , the Microsoft Edge start page and the Microsoft News app for iOS and Android . Microsoft News is the new n...


States can now force you to pay online sales tax

Three large retailers-Wayfair, Overstock and Newegg-do not, and South Dakota sued them for failing to collect taxes after the state's law went into effect. Only...


Microsoft acquires classroom video platform Flipgrid

But it's that history that fueled the awesome announcement this morning that FlipGrid was acquired by Microsoft for an undisclosed amount of money. "If we l...


Oppo Find X Joins Full-Screen Club, Brings Pop-Up Camera

Oppo Find X just comes with a face-recognition unlock method which uses technology similar to that of the iPhone X . The phone has a dot projector, flood illu...


PUBG: 50 million copies sold, 400 million players

If you're more accustomed to the fast-paced craziness of Fortnite , Sanhok offers a significantly smaller playing field than the game's other maps, which means...


PlayStation Hits re-releases top PS4 games on the cheap

But it looks like Sony is doing a little something to alleviate that going forward. The gist is that you'll be able to buy certain PlayStation 4 games at a ...


Cryptocurrencies to perform worse as they get bigger

As a financial institution that acts as a bank to central banks, BIS serves as a voice of authority in this case. Hyun Song Shin , BIS head of research, sa...


Oppo Find X with sliding camera, bezel-less design launched

Instead, there is a motorised slider that opens and closes automatically whenever you open or close the camera app. The system is similar to the pop-out system ...


Maruti Suzuki Jimny Launch Marks Goodbye to Gypsy and Counters Jeep

It should be noted here that Suzuki didn't have any serious plan to s come with official revelation or online photos launch of their new machine but the leak ...


Why Did Google Remove Uber Booking From Maps?

While you used to be able to schedule an Uber directly from the app, Google Maps for Android will now show you the estimate for a vehicle taking you from poin...


Android Messages for web is officially rolling out to all users

It also makes Android Messages compete with apps like WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger, both of which are chat apps with desktop versions. Google says to e...


YouTube Music launched, will replace Google Play Music - Internet

It also gives users premium access to a new YouTube Music streaming service . Google is launching YouTube Music next week, shortly followed by YouTube...


Apple’s iPhone will speed up 911 location info for first responders

Apple is trying to solve a potentially risky emergency response infrastructure problem. Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook said the new service is the "...


Over 1 million OnePlus 6 sold in just 22 days

The Shenzhen-based company previously sold a million units of the OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T within three months of their launch. Unlike its sister brands O...


OnePlus 6 Review Roundup: Is It The Best Android Smartphone Of 2018?

Like previous flagships, the new 6 will run on the best hardware available right now and it is likely to have a performance that can rival a mainstream flagship...


Melania Trump says US should govern 'with heart' in enforcing immigration law

U.S. Sen. Angus King, an independent who caucuses with Democrats, also has been critical of separating migrant families at the border , calling it "terrible" a...


New Samsung Chromebook Plus (V2) Features Second Camera, Intel Processor

At the core, the Chromebook Plus v2 gets an Intel Celeron 3865Y processor , coupled with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of inbuilt storage . The new device will be m...


E3 2018: Fortnite Officially Announced For Switch; Releases Today

Fortnite World Cup qualifiers begin this Fall and will culminate in the very first Fortnite World Cup in late 2019. The rumors were true: Fortnite has...


Instagram no longer notifies users about screenshotters

It is also hard to churn out the number of how many users have officially received the notification due to this feature. Earlier this week, Instagram reveal...


Microsoft announces design updates to its 'Office' suite

Changes will arrive on Office.com starting immediately, with Outlook Insiders who are blessed appropriately will take part in a limited rollout in July. Fluen...


Sony breaks locked Fortnite account silence, and fans are furious

The company could have decided it doesn't want to build the infrastructure/code required to support cross-console play, or it could simply want to keep as many ...


Robbie Williams flips off the camera at the opening ceremony

Either way, Robbie Williams has given the world another hit that we're all talking about, so we can at least take solace in that. Meanwhile, another Brazil...


Story Mode, Stranger Things game may be in development

According to a recent report from TechRadar , Netflix is partnering with Telltale Games to bring game experiences to its TV service, starting with a Minec...


Google Home can now handle three voice requests in one go

Since we're likely looking at a staged roll-out here, you may not yet be able to chain three commands together on your Google Home , but the feature should go ...


Star Fox is joining Ubisoft’s Starlink: Battle for Atlas

Starlink's success will probably hinge on whether the game is more than just an elaborate gimmick. You play the game by collecting modular toys and parts fro...


Federal Net Neutrality Protections Have Officially Been Repealed

The Federal Communications Commission's rules preventing Internet service providers from blocking or slowing legal traffic, or charging for faster delivery of...