German legislators vote to force Apple to open up Apple Pay and contact-less payments on the iPhone
We reported in October that Apple was drawing attention from the European Competition Commission over their monopoly over the NFC reader on the iPhone which prevented other payment companies such as banks from supporting contact-l...
Preview: Kingdom Under Fire 2 blends RTS and action well, but MMO not so much
by Lewis White
After 12 years of development and $80 million spent, Kingdom Under Fire 2 is finally getting a full release. With developer Blueside and publisher Gameforge finally ready to show off their decade-plus of hard work, we finally got ...
Microsoft announces new Azure cloud regions in Germany
Microsoft today announced its new Azure cloud regions in Germany. These new cloud regions will serve the customers who require data residency due to compliance standards. In addition to Azure cloud services, Office 365 services, D...
German privacy commissioners ban Windows 10 and Office 365 in schools
Microsoft has once again run afoul of the GDPR rules in Germany, with the Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information in the German state Hesse, declaring that Windows 10 and Office 365 is not compliant with the GD...
Report: US companies pressuring German resellers not to deal with Huawei
The US noose is continuing to tighten around Huawei’s neck, as America finds new ways to suffocate the company’s business. US companies are already prohibited from dealing directly with Huawei, and today we have a repo...
Microsoft Surface Headphones now on sale in Germany
Microsoft recently announced that Surface Headphones will launch in eight new markets in March. These markers were Australia, Austria, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, New Zealand and Switzerland. Now the Surface Headphones have ...
Apple will only sell Qualcomm equipped iPhones in Germany as lawsuit rages on
Apple and Qualcomm have been at loggerheads for a while now, with the firm suing Apple over its alleged patent infringement. Qualcomm won a victory against Apple in Germany, acquiring an injunction which would stop Apple from sell...
Microsoft brings Surface Headphones to 8 new markets
Microsoft today announced that Surface Headphones will launch in eight new markets in March. Australia, Austria, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, New Zealand and Switzerland are the countries where Surface Headphones will be avai...
Apple’s ordered to stop misleading consumers about iPhone availability
Apple is not having the best year so far, dealing with falling consumer interest and almost complete rejection by China, and now a court has gone so far as to nearly calling the company a liar. The issue dates back to a ban on the...