• Online retailers can be forced to collect tax, high court rules
Online retailers can be forced to collect tax, high court rules

Justice Anthony Kennedy estimated that states are losing up to $33 billion in annual tax revenues because of the massive growth in online sales and the limits of the 1992 decision. While Welp's company does most of its business in this state, Siebert's does ship goods to other states. "Companies will likely need new technologies or processes to co...

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  • Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Packs 715 HP
Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Packs 715 HP

Aston Martin has finally taken the wraps off the new DBS Superleggera , which replaces the Vanquish S. The Gaydon-based automaker describes the new model as "a Super GT that's a breed apart". Standard equipment includes keyless entry, a tyre pressure monitoring system and a 360-degree camera with Parking Distance Display and Park Assist.

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  • High Court Rules Online Retailers May Need To Charge State Sales Tax
High Court Rules Online Retailers May Need To Charge State Sales Tax

These pressures have pushed states in two main directions: raising sales tax rates, and relying more on income taxes, especially (in recent years) on high earners. "The court-made physical-presence rule was outdated and, ultimately, incorrect". North Dakota, which declared that the Constitution prohibited states from requiring businesses collect ...

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  • You can now play Mario Kart with Nintendo Labo's cardboard motorbike
You can now play Mario Kart with Nintendo Labo's cardboard motorbike

If you want the coolest special-edition Nintendo Switch system yet, you'll need to get creative. The contest will run through July 19. Nintendo has unveiled a Switch console whose Joy-Cons and dock look like they're crafted from cardboard.

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  • The Qualcomm Snapdragon 1000 is gunning for Intel’s PC market
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 1000 is gunning for Intel’s PC market

Qualcomm has been pushing into the PC processor market over the past few months by teaming up with Microsoft on the Always Connected program. Compared to most ARM designs it would be bigger (20mm x 15mm) and would consume a laptop-like 12W of power across the entire system-on-a-chip.

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  • Bentley Bentayga sets SUV record at Pikes Peak
Bentley Bentayga sets SUV record at Pikes Peak

The Pikes Peak ditches the regular Bentayga's brightwork in favour of black trim. The front seats were replaced with racing items, while the rears were removed to make way for a roll cage. The Pikes Peak is powered by a 6.0-litre W12 petrol engine. The 10 cars will all have the six-liter twin turbo W12 engine with 600 horsepower, paired to ...

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  • IOS 12: how to install Apple’s latest iPhone software right now
IOS 12: how to install Apple’s latest iPhone software right now

But we usually have to wait a few weeks for the public beta to be released. Installing the software gives you early access to the new group chats function in FaceTime, which supports up to 32 people at once. You can get out of the beta at any point by unenrolling from the "Profiles" menu in your Preferences . Again though, it's a beta, and...

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  • Apple Is Reportedly Working on High-End Airpods & Over-Ear Headphones
Apple Is Reportedly Working on High-End Airpods & Over-Ear Headphones

That's according to a new report by Bloomberg , which cites sources privy to Apple's plans. The new, premium AirPods are believed to be water-resistant (unfortunately for lovers of water sports, not waterproof) and have noise-canceling functionality.

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  • Apple debunks researcher’s brute force iPhone passcode hack
Apple debunks researcher’s brute force iPhone passcode hack

An attacker could create a massive string of inputs and send them all at once and iOS would allow an endless string of guesses without erasing the device. As the researcher says that in spite of entering combinations of multiple four or six-digit codes, a single long string with various supposed codes without any space will bypass the limit and t...

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  • Security Researcher Finds Way to Brute Force Locked iPhone Running iOS 11
Security Researcher Finds Way to Brute Force Locked iPhone Running iOS 11

When an iPhone or iPad is plugged in and keyboard inputs are sent , an interrupt request is triggered which takes priority over everything else. After refusing to comment initially, Apple later stated that the report about a passcode bypass on the iPhone was in error and a result of incorrect testing .

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  • Microsoft and Razer reportedly adding mouse and keyboard support for Xbox One
Microsoft and Razer reportedly adding mouse and keyboard support for Xbox One

Supported features on mice would be the ability to feature up to 5 buttons, horizontal and vertical wheel movement and accurate data on pointer location and movement. Also, developers would have the freedom to add the mouse and keyboard support for their games and will be able to lock out the peripherals if devs want to keep the gameplay balanced.

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  • Samsung Galaxy S10 leaked feature is exactly what Android P needs
Samsung Galaxy S10 leaked feature is exactly what Android P needs

The inclusion of the new authentication feature will also mean an abrupt end of the iris scanner - a standard authentication feature on current Samsung flagships that unlocks the phone by scanning the eyes. Well, iris scanning has been around on Samsung smartphones since 2016. Unfortunately for Huawei , a very expensive advertising campa...

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  • Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro, Mi Pad 4 launched: Price, specifications, features
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro, Mi Pad 4 launched: Price, specifications, features

The real question is whether Android tablets still make sense in 2018. The company launched the Redmi 6 and 6A just last week , and the Redmi 6 Pro is positioned as a slightly higher specc-ed version of the former. The device comes win 3GB/4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB storage variants. In terms of memory, the device has been launched in three var...

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  • Chevrolet goes after Jeep Grand Cherokee with new Blazer
Chevrolet goes after Jeep Grand Cherokee with new Blazer

The 2019 Chevrolet Blazer hits dealerships in mid-2019. Slotted between Chevy's Equinox and Traverse , the 2019 Blazer will give Chevy more options for the public's insatiable crossover desires. With the second-row seats down, there's 64.2 cubic feet of cargo space. The RS is the one with the blackened accents on the exterior, as well as r...

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  • Save more mobile data with Chrome’s new offline feature for Android
Save more mobile data with Chrome’s new offline feature for Android

The new offline feature, that has been launched for Chrome for Android users in India and more than 100 other countries including Nigeria, Indonesia, and Brazil, offers a way to surf the Web even when you're not connected to a constant Internet connection.

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  • Facebook Expands 'Messenger Kids' App to Canada
Facebook Expands 'Messenger Kids' App to Canada

Mark Zuckerberg announced that Facebook Messenger Kids will soon appear in Canada and Peru . However, Messenger Kids has attracted criticism from some experts who argue that young children are not yet able to navigate the complexities of privacy and social etiquette online, and that an increase in screen time could interfere with the deve...

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  • Bethesda lawsuit says Westworld game is 'blatant rip-off' of Fallout Shelter
Bethesda lawsuit says Westworld game is 'blatant rip-off' of Fallout Shelter

The suit, which you can read in full here (via Polygon ) states that Behaviour Interactive used "the same copyrighted computer code created for Fallout Shelter in Westworld ", as well as "copied Fallout Shelter's features and then made cosmetic modifications for Westworld's "western" theme".

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  • Pokemon Go Trading Is Here At Long Last
Pokemon Go Trading Is Here At Long Last

The good news is that the one Pokemon feature so many players have been waiting for is finally available. Niantic has begun a gradual rollout of the new features - trading, friends, and gifts - announced earlier this week for Pokemon Go .

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  • Online Shopping Is About to Get More Expensive
Online Shopping Is About to Get More Expensive

CPA and Senior Director of Tax & Accounting North America for Wolters Kluwer (publisher of CCH SureTax ) said under the 1992 Quill ruling, the interpretation of the Commerce Clause was that the "substantial nexus" required to justify imposition of a sales tax was " physical presence " (that is, property or employees) of the company in the state....

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  • Steam was down after Summer Sale starts
Steam was down after Summer Sale starts

The prophecy foretold is now fulfilled: The Steam Summer Sale is live! The Steam Summer Sale for 2018 starts today ( June 21 ), which is great news for people who love video games and hate having any extra money. Nioh: Complete Edition , Team Ninja's clap back at Dark Souls and Bloodborne with faster fighting, sold at a 40 percent reducti...

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  • Algeria switches off internet connections nationwide during high school exams
Algeria switches off internet connections nationwide during high school exams

Facebook will also be blocked throughout Algeria for the entire duration of the exam period, Education Minister Nouria Benghabrit told Annahar newspaper, according to the BBC . A year ago the government asked the providers to limit access to social networks during the exam period, but it was not enough. Ethiopia undertook a similar measure past...

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  • Apple Will Fix Your Sticky or Busted MacBook Keyboard For Free
Apple Will Fix Your Sticky or Busted MacBook Keyboard For Free

The company says the issues are limited to a small percentage of MacBooks, but its offering free repairs. Apple will not only foot the bill for future repairs and replacements, but offer refunds to customers who may have paid to have their computers fixed in the time between warranties running out and the program's announcement.

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  • Fortnite's Developer Wants Fewer Matches to End in Building Fights
Fortnite's Developer Wants Fewer Matches to End in Building Fights

I know those of us here at the [H] won't fall for this, but some of your friends might and you need to warn them. A fake app, replete with a stolen " Fortnite " icon from the iOS version, takes you to a splash screen showing a legit-looking Epic Games logo and loading screen.

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  • Trump praises Supreme Court ruling in internet sales tax case
Trump praises Supreme Court ruling in internet sales tax case

First, the court did not rule out the possibility that states may not collect taxes on all online purchases, given the negligible size of some transactions. Chief Justice John Roberts offered the dissenting opinion, along with Justices Stephen Breyer, Elena Kagan, and Sonia Sotomayor. Sellers that use eBay and Etsy , which provide platforms for ...

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  • Apple's AirPower wireless charger could arrive in September
Apple's AirPower wireless charger could arrive in September

Thanks to their glass backs, these phones can be used with Qi-certified chargers to supply power to your phone via magnetic induction. Apple has also promised to release a case for its AirPods wireless earbuds that would allow you to wirelessly charge them on the AirPower.

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