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Huawei CFO may face formal extradition to US, says report

[ad_1] The US is reportedly preparing to seek the extradition of Huawei's chief financial officer from Canada. Jaap Arriens/NurPhoto via Getty Images The US will formally request the extradition of Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou from Canada, according to a Monday report.Canada's ambassador to the US, David MacNaughton, discussed the impending request with the Toronto-based Globe and Mail but didn't say when it'll happen. The deadline for filing is Jan. 30
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Netflix lets you use Instagram Stories to share what you’re watching

[ad_1] Chesnot / Getty Images You can now take your Netflix obsession to the next level.The streaming service said Tuesday that customers with the latest version of the Netflix app for iOS can share their favorite programs on Instagram Stories. To do this, go to any show or movie and hit "share." Choose "Instagram Stories" from the list of compatible apps that shows up. From there, you'll see artwork from the
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This year’s Oscar nominations are surprisingly good

[ad_1] Marvel Studios Getting angry at an awards show has to be one of more futile, damaging aspects of the human condition, but there were two specific moments I allowed myself to get at least a little bit angry at the Oscars.The first time was 2015. When the Best Animated Feature went to the mediocre, Iron Giant by-the-numbers Big Hero 6 instead of  Song of the Sea or The Tale
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Intel says it closed its pay gap globally

[ad_1] Employees at Intel now get equal pay for equal work, the company said. Justin Sullivan / Getty Images Intel has achieved gender pay equity across its global workforce, the company said Tuesday. The giant chip maker also said that it had added stock-based compensation to its pay-equity analysis. Previously, pay adjustments were only made to employees' base pay and bonuses. The company began evaluating total compensation, which includes stock grants,
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Huawei Honor View 20 review: The first standout phone of 2019

[ad_1] I can't think of a more fitting first phone review for 2019 than Huawei's Honor View 20. Announced in the waning days of December 2018 for China first, the Honor View 20 is a visually mesmerizing Android Pie phone whose midtier price belies all the features Huawei's stuffed inside and out: a 48-megapixel camera on the back alongside a 3D stereo lens. A 6.4-inch display with razor-thin bezels. A
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The dangers of overfilling your gas tank

[ad_1] The temptation to keep clicking the gas station pump is strong, but it's probably not worth it. The potential damage to your car, your shoes and the environment are significant.Here's why "topping off" is probably best avoided: You might damage your car: All US market cars sold since 1971 have a closed circuit system to trap and later burn the fumes from their gas tanks. A complex array of charcoal canisters,
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Apple’s iOS 12.1.3 rolls out for iPhone, iPad and HomePod with bug fixes

[ad_1] Angela Lang/CNET Apple on Tuesday released iOS 12.1.3 for the iPhone, iPad and HomePod, which includes bug fixes for all three devices. For the iPhone and iPad, Apple notes the update will fix a series of issues, including: Screenshot by John Falcone/CNET An issue in Messages that might impact scrolling through pictures while in the Details view.A problem that could lead certain CarPlay systems to disconnect from the iPhone XR,
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Google could kill Google News in EU over controversial proposed law

[ad_1] Google headquarters in Mountain View, California.  Stephen Shankland/CNET If the European Union goes ahead with a controversial set of changes to digital copyright, Google could pull its Google News service from the continent, according to a report Monday by Bloomberg. Google has spoken out repeatedly over the EU Copyright Directive, which the search giant argues would gut its news service. One portion of the directive, called Article 11, would
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Even if you’re off social media, your friends could be ruining your privacy

[ad_1] Researchers could accurately predict a person's profile just based on eight of that person's contacts on a social network. James Martin / CNET You don't have to post anything for social networks to learn about you. Your friends are doing all the work already. A new study from researchers at the University of Vermont and the University of Adelaide found that they could predict a person's posts on social
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2020 Lincoln Aviator starts around $50,000, but PHEVs get pricey

[ad_1] The 2020 Lincoln Aviator landed at the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show with handsome looks and a powerful plug-in hybrid powertrain. Now, we have an idea of what this kind of luxury will cost -- and it ain't cheap.The 2020 Lincoln Aviator will start at $51,100, excluding $1,095 for destination and delivery, according to the newly launched Aviator configurator. The base engine is a 3.0-liter, twin-turbocharged V6 that's good