Google's new Nexus 7 isn't playing well with GPS, according to a host of comments at several online discussion forums. The GPS signal works for a certain amount of time, anywhere from 2 to 30 minutes, and then it simply conks out, leaving the user without a connection. Google is apparently aware of the problem and is investigating.
U.S. President Barack Obama met with a number of tech figures to discuss the future of technology and its role in surveillance. According to Politico, anonymous sources say the meeting was a closed-door affair, following a similar, off-the-record meeting between U.S. administrators, lobbyists and leading privacy campaigners.