India says law permits agencies to snoop on citizen’s devices
by Manish Singh on November 19, 2019 at 2:57 pm
The Indian government said on Tuesday that it is “empowered” to intercept, monitor, or decrypt any digital communication “generated, transmitted, received, or stored” on a citizen’s device in the country in the interest of national security or to maintain friendly relations with foreign states. Citing section 69 of the Information Technology Act, 2000, and section
Amazon makes its music streaming service free with ads
by Sarah Perez on November 19, 2019 at 2:38 pm
Amazon is making its music streaming service free. The company previously offered free, ad-supported streaming only to customers who owned an Amazon Echo device. Now it’s rolling out free streaming to anyone using the Amazon Music app on iOS, Android, Fire TV and Amazon Music on the web in the U.S., U.K., and Germany. The
Sweden drops rape investigation into Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange
by Natasha Lomas on November 19, 2019 at 2:34 pm
Sweden has dropped an investigation into Wikileaks founder, Julian Assange, on allegations of suspected rape. In a statement today the country’s prosecution authority said the evidence has “weakened considerably” in the almost a decade that’s elapsed since the events in question. “I would like to emphasise that the injured party has submitted a credible and
The iRobot Roomba s9+ and Braava m6 are the robots you should trust to clean your house well
by Darrell Etherington on November 19, 2019 at 2:29 pm
This holiday season, we’re going to be looking back at some of the best tech of the past year, and providing fresh reviews in a sort of ‘greatest hits’ across a range of categories. First up: iRobot’s top-end home cleaning robots, the Roomba s9+ robot vacuum, and the Braava m6 robot mop and floor sweeper.
Salesforce, AWS expand partnership to bring Amazon Connect to Service Cloud
by Ron Miller on November 19, 2019 at 2:15 pm
Salesforce and AWS announced an expansion of their on-going partnership that actually goes back to a $400 million 2016 infrastructure services agreement, and expanded last year to include data integration between the two companies. This year, Salesforce announced it will be offering AWS telephony and call transcription services with Amazon Connect as part of its
Wish List 2019: 52 Amazing Gift Ideas You'll Want to Keep for Yourself
by WIRED Staff on November 19, 2019 at 11:00 am
The best gadgets and gear for all your family, friends, and unindicted co-conspirators.
18 Early Black Friday Tech Deals for 2019 (Updated Frequently)
by Louryn Strampe on November 18, 2019 at 11:00 pm
Get a head start on holiday shopping with these deals and discounts.
Google Stadia Review: It's Getting There
by Jess Grey on November 18, 2019 at 5:00 pm
Google is a streaming game company now, for better and worse.
15 Delightful Gifts for Music Lovers and Audiophiles
by Parker Hall, Michael Calore on November 18, 2019 at 1:00 pm
From headphones and speakers to accessories for their vinyl LPs, these gift ideas will appeal to any audio lover.
Inside the Hyper-Organized World of Wedding Planning Spreadsheets
by Victoria Turk, WIRED UK on November 17, 2019 at 3:00 pm
Planning a wedding is less about “I do” and more about “to do.”