Articles by Thomas Halleck

Thomas Halleck is a technology reporter for the International Business Times, covering Google, wearables, product reviews, gadget news and more.

Motivated to become a reporter by the title character in Gregory Mcdonald's "Fletch" series and a love for the written word, he previously wrote for the Lockport Union Sun & Journal and wrote and edited The Spectrum, the student newspaper at the University at Buffalo.

On the lookout for technology capable of improving our lives, he may have suggested at some point that you purchase the Product Replacement Plan with your new gadget.

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Twitter Bans Revenge Porn

Offenders who continue to post revenge porn or dox other Twitter users will have their accounts locked until they delete the offending posts.

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Europe To Pay Iran In Euros For Oil

The link between the price of crude oil and the dollar could be affected after President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the Iran nuclear deal, while European countries are working with Iran to save the deal from collapsing.
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Ramadan Celebrations Around The World

This year, while most Arab countries including Saudi Arabia are expected to see the new moon on Tuesday, other countries like Morocco, Iran, Pakistan and India may see it the following day.