Thursday 14 November, 2019
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The Social Magazine
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Apple's 'sexist' credit card

A US financial regulator has opened an investigation into claims Apple’s credit card offered different credit limits for men and women. It follows complaints – including from Apple’s co-founder Steve Wozniak – that algorithms...

By Steve Weichel on Nov 11th, 2019
Italian Firefighters Killed

Three firefighters in northern Italy were killed Tuesday in a mysterious explosion at an abandoned farm building in what police said may have been a criminal act. The team of firefighters had responded after midnight to an alert about a gas...

By Steve Weichel on Nov 6th, 2019
Senator Josh Hawley

Both TikTok and Apple have declined to testify to US Congress in a hearing, about their ties to China Tuesday’s hearing is designed to explore the relationships the US-based technology industry has with China and whether there are national...

By Steve Weichel on Nov 5th, 2019
Twitter Ban All Political

Twitter is to ban all political advertising worldwide, saying that the reach of such messages “should be earned, not bought”. “While internet advertising is incredibly powerful and very effective for commercial advertisers,...

By Steve Weichel on Oct 31st, 2019
Hunter Biden

As President Donald Trump continues to fill his Twitter feed and campaign speeches with attacks on Hunter Biden over his foreign business deals, the former vice president’s son defended the ethical implications of his private ventures in an...

By Steve Weichel on Oct 16th, 2019
Nissan R35 GT-R

Custom car shop owner Marbel Bayomong believes in providing the best service imaginable to his clientele in Manilla, Philippines. He also believes deeply in having a shop guinea pig, which in his eyes provides technicians and foremen with the...

By Steve Weichel on Oct 12th, 2019
Trump And Tayyip Erdogan

The US will play no role in an imminent Turkish military operation against US-backed Kurdish forces in north-eastern Syria, the White House says. Turkey would become responsible for all Islamic State group prisoners in the area, the US statement...

By Steve Weichel on Oct 7th, 2019
Gen Kia

As a relatively affordable performance sedan, there’s a lot to like about the Kia Stinger, but the brand isn’t so happy with how the model is selling. The company is still weighing the decision of whether to give it a second generation. “At...

By Steve Weichel on Sep 18th, 2019
Attacks on Saudi Arabian facilities

Oil prices hit their highest in four months after two attacks on Saudi Arabian facilities on Saturday knocked out more than 5% of global supply. At the start of trading, Brent crude jumped 19% to $71.95 a barrel, while the other major benchmark,...

By Steve Weichel on Sep 16th, 2019
Phase One 150 Megapixels

Phase One is expanding its range of medium format cameras with the new XT body that’s designed to be used out in the field. The new body pairs with Phase One’s existing medium format backs that provide either 100 or 150 megapixels of resolution,...

By Steve Weichel on Sep 12th, 2019