Microsoft will ban ads for cryptocurrency and related products from its Bing Ads network. The company says they pose as an elevated risk due to potential scam artists preying on hopeful investors. The ban begins in June.
Several major U.S. carriers have announced a ban on smart luggage whose batteries can't be removed. The ban began on January 15, 2018, and will hit not only travelers, but also companies like Bluesmart that make the bags.
On Friday, a Russian court banned the popular messenger service Telegram, a decision that comes a week after Russian communication watchdog Roskomnadzor filed a lawsuit to limit users' access to the app.
Google is cracking down on Chrome extensions with a cryptocurrency mining component, blocking new submissions starting now and de-listing current extensions by the end of June. Why? Blame the malicious developers.
Google said that starting in June, its AdWords advertisement platform will no longer support ads based on cryptocurrencies and related services. The move is in response to the uncertainties of digital cash and related scams.
CVS Pharmacy plans to ban all “materially altered” photos and marketing material from its in-store and online beauty departments. The end goal is to have all images reflect transparency by “the end of 2020.”
Londoners may soon be facing an existence without ridesharing company Uber. Transportation regulators have banned Uber from operating in the city because for the use of deceptive software hidden in the Uber app.
The U.K. government will ban sales of new gas and diesel cars from 2040 in a bid to dramatically improve the nation's air quality. The plan is part of a package of road-based measures aimed at cutting air pollution.
Last Friday, a court in the European country decided to officially ban the ridesharing app, finding that it engaged in unfair competition with traditional transportation offerings (taxis). But now, that decision is being appealed.
Now that passengers flying from some Middle East airports aren't allowed to take larger gadgets into the cabin, Emirates has made moves to reassure customers that it will take proper care of their devices when they check in.
Sony has banned a Watch Dogs 2 player from the online PlayStation Network features for a week, after they shared an image of a nude character from Watch Dogs 2 online. So of course now everyone is doing it.
Bishop Antonio Stagliano is threatening to sue Niantic, accusing it of turning thousands of young people into the walking dead with its "diabolical" new "Pokemon Go" game. This may have something to do with his church serving as a…
With Iran's highly cautious approach to all things internet already well known, few will be surprised that it's become the first nation to slap a ban on Pokémon Go. The authorities gave few details, saying only that it had "security…