Sportswear chain JD Sports activities has stated saved information referring to 10 million prospects is perhaps in danger after it was hit by a cyber-attack. The corporate stated info that “could have been accessed” by hackers included names, addresses, electronic mail accounts, cellphone numbers, order particulars and the ultimate 4 digits of financial institution playing cards. The information associated to on-line orders between November 2018 and October 2020. JD Sports activities stated it was contacting affected prospects. The group stated the affected information was “restricted”. It added it didn’t maintain full cost card particulars and didn’t consider that account passwords had been accessed by the hackers. BBC
Apple will launch a foldable iPad with a carbon fiber kickstand someday subsequent yr, in keeping with analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.
In a series of tweets, Kuo stated he expects an “all-new design foldable iPad” to be the following massive product launch within the iPad lineup, with no different main iPad releases within the subsequent 9 to 12 months. The analyst stated he was “constructive” that the foldable system would arrive in 2024, however didn’t present a extra particular timeframe. MacRumors
The world’s largest automaker made two main bulletins final week which sign that it lastly recognises that the long run is electrical. However it could be too little too late for the corporate that revolutionised manufacturing half a century in the past. The primary announcement was that Toyota would develop a devoted EV platform after its disastrous half-hearted try with the BZ4X. The second announcement made final week was that Toyota’s CEO, Akio Toyoda will stand down in April to make approach for a brand new era for the corporate. The Driven
With the Galaxy S23 Unpacked event on February 1 and the OnePlus 11 launch on February 7, the second month of 2023 is about to be fairly busy for telephones. Whereas Samsung will definitely rule the roost, many stay up for OnePlus’ newest flagship (which is already obtainable in China). It’s been no secret that OnePlus has chased Samsung for a number of years at this level. I look again to at the very least the OnePlus 8 collection the place costs actually began to rise, however so did the standard of the cellphone’s construct and cameras. And but, the mainline OnePlus telephones have nonetheless come up brief towards Samsung in some ways. Tom’s Guide
Elon Musk’s enigmatic personality and unconventional tactics are rising as key displays in a trial revolving round one in every of his most polarizing pursuits — tweeting. The trial, centered on a pair of tweets asserting Musk had obtained the cash to take Tesla non-public in 2018, reeled the 51-year-old billionaire right into a federal courtroom in San Francisco for 3 days of testimony that opened a peephole into his typically inscrutable thoughts. Musk, who now owns the Twitter service that he deploys as his megaphone, was typically a research in contrasts throughout his roughly eight hours on the stand. AP News
A schoolgirl’s design for a backpack that may filter air to guard folks from air pollution and airborne illness has gained a nationwide innovation contest. Eleanor Woods was introduced with a real-world incarnation of her product in London over the weekend, having gained over judges with a hi-tech satchel that “appears to be like cool, will assist get youngsters exterior, and fights off colds”. All that and it’ll nonetheless carry her textbooks, stationery and homework…The Backpack To The Future contest was a partnership between the Establishment of Engineering and Expertise and style model Hype. Sky News