Apple Abandons Its Breakable Butterfly Keyboard for Good

Apple Abandons Its Breakable Butterfly Keyboard for Good

Apple has updated its 13-inch MacBook Pro workhorse with all the iterative tweaks and polishes you would expect from a surprise Monday morning laptop reveal. But the announcement’s ultimate significance lies less in what the new laptop adds than what it subtracts: Apple has finally abandoned its uncomfortable, vexing, eminently breakable butterfly keyboard.The butterfly keyboard…

Can It. Amazon Is Not Your Typical Grocery Store

Can It. Amazon Is Not Your Typical Grocery Store

The coronavirus has rendered brick-and-mortar retailers even less capable at restraining Amazon’s market power.As the antitrust and regulatory spotlight shines bright on Amazon’s abuses during the pandemic, a report from The Wall Street Journal revealed last week that Amazon employees accessed data from individual marketplace sellers when developing products the company would create and sell…

‘Roblox’ insider sold user data access to a hacker

‘Roblox’ insider sold user data access to a hacker

Hackers don’t necessarily need to break into networks to compromise game companies — sometimes, it’s just about coercing the right people. An anonymous attacker talking to Motherboard has revealed that they bribed a Roblox customer support representative to get access to the customer support panel for the online game platform. The intruder could see email…