Poor iPhone X Sales Are Good News For Apple

By this point in the life cycle of the iPhone X, many analysts were convinced Apple would be in a ‘super cycle’ of increased sales, users demanding an upgrade to the latest smartphone, and a rush of interest in the tenth-anniversary handset. Instead sales of the current iPhone family are lagging behind that of the …

France puts Facebook on notice over WhatsApp data transfers

Facebook and WhatsApp have been issued with formal notices by France’s data protection watchdog warning that data transfers being carried out for ‘business intelligence’ purposes currently lack a legal basis — and consequently that Facebook Inc, WhatsApp’s owner, has violated the French Data Protection Act. WhatsApp has been given a month to remedy the situation …

In _Star Wars: The Last Jedi_, the Resistance Keeps Making the Same Tactical Mistake

Over the course of the Star Wars franchise, we’ve been treated to some epic battles: dogfights between X-Wings and TIE fighters at Yavin-4, AT-ATs on the frozen wastes of Hoth, jungle warfare on Endor, and Rogue One’s epic battles on the beaches of Scarif. The Last Jedi offers no shortage of skirmishes, either. Except this …