» The best EE phone deals in February 2020
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These are the best EE phone deals available in the UK. Compare plans and costs with this dedicated guide.

» The best Vodafone deals in February 2020
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Vodafone deals at the best price points around. Compare the UK's best plans, offers and contracts.

» Best running headphones 2020: our top choices to soundtrack your workouts
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The best running headphones will keep the beat going up to the finish line, from road to race track.

» Good News: Microsoft Won’t Force Office 365 Pro Plus Users to Use Bing
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» Elon Musk says all advanced AI development should be regulated, including at Tesla
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Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is once again sounding a warning note regarding the development of artificial intelligence – the executive and founder tweeted on Monday evening that “all org[anizat...

» Preston Byrne: Peirce’s Safe Harbor Proposal Would Be Hilarious If It Weren’t So Serious
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In his first column for CoinDesk, Preston Byrne responds to Hester Peirce's proposal for a token sale safe harbor.

» Red Hat tips its Fedora at CoreOS Container Linux stans: Hop onto something else, folks, cos this one's on a boat to Valhalla
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Support ends May 26. Users fretting over Fedora CoreOS's limitations might want to jump into Flatcar Red Hat is set to fling a flaming arrow at Red Hat CoreOS Container Linux*, the software firm said ...

» Apple launches movie bundle sale from $10, action films starting at $5, more
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Apple’s latest movie sale offers multi-film bundles from $10, plus a wide range of action titles and more from $5. All of which will become a permanent part of your library. There’s also this we...

» Fibre broadband deals and free gift card: an exclusive TalkTalk offer...but not for long
12 minutes ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
TalkTalk's latest fibre broadband deal is one not to miss. Complete with a £40 Amazon gift card if you get there in time.

» The best iPad 2020: is the iPad Air, Mini or Pro the best for you?
13 minutes ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Whether you want the best iPad Pro or the best cheaper iPad, you'll find the best options here.

» Egnyte unifies its security and productivity tooling into single platform
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Egnyte announced today it was combining its two main products — Egnyte Protect and Egnyte Connect — into a single platform to help customers manage, govern and secure the data from a single set of...

» Cheaper AMD Ryzen motherboards may be coming, as B550AM boards appear
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Not only have B550A specs leaked, but B550AM chipsets are appearing in prebuilt gaming PCs.

» Meet the Network Investor: A Venture Capitalist Who Invests in DeFi
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How do you invest in a space where startups rarely have revenue?

» iOS software engineer says Apple service promos mean ‘iOS is adware’
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One of Tumblr’s software engineers has said that Apple’s promotions for its own services are so pervasive that “iOS is adware”… more… The post iOS software engineer says Apple service pro...

» Huawei role in Brazil 5G up to national security chief: regulator
21 minutes ago from Reuters: Technology News
The Brazilian telecoms regulator preparing to auction bandwidth for fifth-generation (5G) mobile data said any decision on the security risks of using Chinese technology will ultimately be taken by th...

» OTRS installation on RHEL 8
22 minutes ago from LXer Linux News
OTRS is an open source service management solution used by many companies around the world. It's extensibility and ability to integrate with other systems no doubt add to it's popularity. Written in p...

» Celsius Joins Major Cryptocurrency Firms Using Simplex’s Fiat Onramp
24 minutes ago from Cointelegraph.com News
United Kingdom-based crypto lending startup Celsius Network enables in-app crypto purchases via a new partnership with Simplex

» Hester Peirce: Tell Me How to Improve My Safe Harbor Proposal
24 minutes ago from CoinDesk
SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce has proposed a new way to regulate token sales. If there are better alternatives, she wants to hear about them.

» Best wireless earbuds: the best Bluetooth earbuds and earphones in 2020
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Sick of getting tangled up in cables? Here's our pick of the very best wireless Bluetooth earphones on the market.

» Best smartwatch February 2020: The top smartwatches available in India
25 minutes ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
There are only a few smartwatches that are worth your money. Find the one that's just for you right here.

» Black haircare startup Naza Beauty just raised $1 million from Alexis Ohanian’s Initialized Capital
26 minutes ago from TechCrunch
As we all saw in Oscar-winning short film Hair Love, black hair is beautiful but it’s also notoriously difficult to manage. One of the first hair memories Naza founder and CEO Natanya Montgomery has...

» BT, Vodafone, Plusnet and more - what are the best broadband deals this week?
27 minutes ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Options for cutting bills, boosting speeds and scoring freebies with this list of broadband deals.

» Samsung Wins 5-Nanometer Modem Chip Contract From Qualcomm
27 minutes ago from Slashdot
Samsung Electronics semiconductor manufacturing division has won a contract to make new Qualcomm 5G chips using its most advanced chip-making technology, Reuters reported Tuesday, citing sources famil...

» Firmware Weaknesses Can Turn Computer Subsystems into Trojans
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Network cards, video cameras, and graphics adapters are a few of the subsystems whose lack of security could allow attackers to turn them into spy implants.

» Coronavirus threatens Apple supply chain, sales; shares drop
29 minutes ago from Reuters: Technology News
Shares of Apple Inc fell 2 % on Tuesday and dragged the stocks of its suppliers across the globe lower, after the iPhone maker warned of lower sales in the current quarter acknowledging that the coron...

» Save an Extra 15% on 1TB of Cloud Storage for President’s Day
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Given that hard drives fail from time to time, backing up your files to the cloud is a smart move. However, the big names in the business make you pay a premium for cloud storage. If you are looking f...

» Deals: Apple's Leather, Silicone, and Smart Battery Cases for iPhone Receive Major Discounts (Up to $65 Off)
35 minutes ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Best Buy is offering a collection of Apple's official iPhone cases at notable low prices in today's flash sale, and Amazon is matching a few of the discounts. During the event, you can get the iPhone ...

» Hacking IoT devices with Focaccia-Board: A Multipurpose Breakout Board to hack hardware in a clean and easy way!
36 minutes ago from Security Affairs
Go grab a copy of the Gerbers and 3D-printed Case STL files at https://github.com/whid-injector/Focaccia-Board and print through your favorite FAB. Prologue Even before the appearance of the word (I...

» Volocopter and Grab to study the feasibility of deploying air taxi services in Southeast Asia
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Air mobility startup Volocopter will be working together with on-demand transportation, food delivery and payments company Grab on a feasibility study around air mobility in Southeast Asia. The joint ...

» Jeff Bezos bungs $10bn at climate change after chump change for Oz bush fires
43 minutes ago from The Register
Then goes and opens rocket engine factory Very wealthy bloke Jeff Bezos announced he would be spending billions on fighting climate change the same day his space rocket venture, Blue Origin, opened it...

» Apple maintains March iPhone event plan, despite coronavirus
52 minutes ago from Computerworld News
Apple is gearing up for a late March special event to introduce the much-expected iPhone 9, reports claim, though production of any new iPad Pro models may have been impacted by the dreadful coronavir...

» Two of the world's best VPN providers are battling things out with these ace VPN deals
52 minutes ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
IPVanish and NordVPN are celebrating their birthdays in style with eye-catching VPN deals - don't miss out on the chance to get some awesome discounts now.

» Malware and HTTPS – a growing love affair
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HTTPS web encryption - blessing or curse? A new SophosLabs report looks at how much the crooks love TLS.

» Staircase to the Cloud: Dark Reading Caption Contest Winners
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A humorous nod to the lack of gender equity in cybersecurity hiring was our judges' unanimous choice. And the winners are ...

» The Road(s) to Riches
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You could be making millions in just two years!

» Intel Continues Optimizing Linux Memory Placement For Optane DC Persistent Memory
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With a new patch series for the Linux kernel, memory access performance by one measurement can improve by 116% on a dual socket Intel server with Optane DC Persistent Memory...

» Hacker Scheme Threatens AdSense Customers with Account Suspension
1 hour ago from Threatpost
Scam threatens to flood sites using Google’s banner-ad program with bot and junk traffic if owners don’t pay $5K in bitcoin.

» ASUS Warns Of ROG Strix Radeon RX 5700 Series Thermal Issues And Points To AMD
1 hour ago from Wccftech
Roses are red, violets are blue, if you're AMD then ASUS is blaming you. The ASUS ROG Strix Radeon RX 5700 Series were released as some of the most overbuilt and expensive versions of the Radeon RX 57...

» Exclusive: Samsung wins 5-nanometer modem chip contract from Qualcomm - sources
1 hour ago from Reuters: Technology News
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's semiconductor manufacturing division has won a contract to make new Qualcomm Inc 5G chips using its most advanced chip-making technology, two sources familiar with the m...

» Exclusive: Tesla in talks to use CATL's cobalt-free batteries in China-made cars - sources
1 hour ago from Reuters: Technology News
Tesla is in advanced stages of talks to use batteries from CATL that contain no cobalt - one of the most expensive metals in electric vehicle (EV) batteries - in cars made at its China plant, people...

» 20 years after dot-com peak, tech dominance keeps investors on edge
1 hour ago from Reuters: Technology News
As Wall Street approaches the 20th anniversary of the piercing of the dot-com bubble, today's decade-old rally led by a few small players shows some similarities that cautious investors are keeping an...

» Panasonic's new Dolby Atmos soundbar could help you decipher mumbling actors
1 hour ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Panasonic has announced two new soundbars, one with Dolby Atmos, and one without – and both are designed to make your movies' dialogue super clear.

» Qualcomm’s Snapdragon X60 5G Modem Is Made on the 5nm Process, and Can Achieve a Max. Download Speed Threshold of 7.5Gbps
1 hour ago from Wccftech
The Qualcomm Snapdragon X60 5G modem is only the company’s third high-end baseband chip released for smartphones, the previous two being the Snapdragon X50 and the Snapdragon X55. The company has no...

» Panasonic's new OLED TVs go big on HDR, fancy formats, and Filmmaker Mode
1 hour ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Panasonic unveils five more 4K TVs, with its usual broad HDR support.

» The Glass Screen on the Galaxy Z Flip Still Has a Layer of Easily Damaged Plastic
1 hour ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
According to a recent durability test, the Galaxy Z Flip's display scratches just like a plastic one, even though it's supposed to be glass. The post The Glass Screen on the Galaxy Z Flip Still Has a ...

» Apple Music now copies Beats feature for smarter handling of alternate albums
1 hour ago from 9to5Mac
Apple Music now has a much smarter way of handling alternate album versions – one it has belatedly copied from the original Beats service. Previously, if there was more than one version of an album,...

» DeFi Project bZx Exploited for Second Time in a Week, Loses $630K in Ether
1 hour ago from CoinDesk
The attacker manipulated price feeds in order to create and profit from an under collateralized loan.

» Open Source Music Tagger Picard 2.3 Released With Custom MP4 Tags Support
1 hour ago from Fossbytes
Free and Open source MusicBrainz announced the point release of Picard 2.3 with major changes to the user interface, tag, and desktop integration support. MusicBrainz stores all the metadata of the mu...

» Auf wiedersehen, pet: UK Deutsche Bank contractors plan to leave rather than take 25% pay cut for IR35 – report
1 hour ago from The Register
Yet another financial institution only wants freelancers on its own terms Deutsche Bank is set to lose contractors from key UK teams as it tries to force freelancers to take pay cuts in line with loom...

» Fifth of all UK mobile connections will be 5G by 2023
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Operator investments in 5G will pay off, Cisco claims.

» I Tried 6 Popular Anti-Snoring Devices. Here’s How They Did.
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A year ago, I was diagnosed with nasal polyps and regularly snored like a wild boar. I’ve had the polyps removed, but the snoring continues. I’m not alone. According to Principles and Practice of ...

» The future of work looks like staying out of the office
1 hour ago from Ars Technica
Dozens of studies find remote workers happy and productive. Why not let them be?

» 16 DDoS attacks take place every 60 seconds, rates reach 622 Gbps
1 hour ago from ZDNet | security RSS
With over 23,000 recorded attacks per day, customer-facing enterprise services are bearing the brunt of attacks.

» How to use the Windows 10 Sandbox for safer web surfing
1 hour ago from Articles on TechRepublic
The virtual machine in Windows 10 Sandbox is deployed with Microsoft Edge, which makes this special feature an effective tool for more secure web surfing.

» Israeli Soldiers Tricked Into Installing Malware By Hamas Agents Posing As Women
1 hour ago from Slashdot
An anonymous reader quotes a report from ZDNet: Members of the Hamas Palestinian militant group have posed as young teenage girls to lure Israeli soldiers into installing malware-infected apps on thei...

» 8 Things Users Do That Make Security Pros Miserable
1 hour ago from Dark Reading:
When a user interacts with an enterprise system, the result can be productivity or disaster. Here are eight opportunities for the disaster side to win out over the productive.

» be quiet! Launches Shadow Rock 3 CPU Cooler with five 6mm heat pipes
1 hour ago from Guru3D.com
Compared to its predecessor, Shadow Rock 3 has undergone a substantial redesign. The previous model relied on four 8mm heat pipes to cool the CPU, while Shadow Rock 3 now implements five 6mm heat pipe...

» Dragon Ball FighterZ Kefla, New Battle Mechanics, Training Mode Detailed
1 hour ago from Wccftech
New details on the next Dragon Ball FighterZ DLC fighter, Kefla, emerged online today, alongside new details on the new battle system features and Training mode. The new details have been shared by Ry...

» Release Roundup: MyPaint 2.0.0, Blender 2.82, cheat 3.6.0, Gammy 0.9.56 and Drawing 0.4.11
1 hour ago from LXer Linux News
Quite a few free and open source applications have been updated over the weekend. I don't have time to post articles about all of them separately, so this article covers (in short summary) the new rel...

» This Bacteria-Powered Device Could Keep Your Phone Charged Forever
1 hour ago from Fossbytes
While Apple is working on launching wireless charging pads, researchers have invented a new technology using which you can charge the phone from the air in the room. Researchers have invented a device...

» Google Is Not Happy With the Changes Samsung Made to Android Kernel
1 hour ago from Wccftech
When it comes to making changes to any aspect of Android, Google is pretty straightforward and in some cases, strict as well. After all, Google wants all the OEMs to follow that too. In the past, we h...

» The Photography Show 2020: everything you need to know about this year's show
1 hour ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
The UK's biggest and best photography show is coming to Birmingham soon – here's the lowdown on its exciting menu.

» LG announces 2020 K series smartphone line-up with premium cameras
1 hour ago from Neowin
LG has announced the LG K61, LG K51S, and LG K41S. Each mid-range device will launch in the Americas, Europe, and Asia but the South Korean firm has not provided any information on pricing. Read more....

» BT announces new range of TV packages with Now TV, Netflix, Sky Sports and more
1 hour ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
BT TV has fully integrated Now TV to form a wide range of flexible TV packages - from Sky Sports to BT Kids, your options are endless.

» New Qualcomm chips aim to connect phones to disparate 5G networks
1 hour ago from Reuters: Technology News
Qualcomm Inc on Tuesday introduced new chips designed to connect mobile phones to 5G networks that operate differently around the world.

» Smartphone sales likely to be lowest in 5 years; Samsung may benefit
1 hour ago from 9to5Mac
An analysis of the likely tech industry impact of the coronavirus outbreak says that smartphone sales are this quarter likely to sink to their lowest level in five years. Apple yesterday announced tha...

» Champions League 19-20 live stream: how to watch every football match online from anywhere
1 hour ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Watch every round of 16 fixture - live stream Champions League soccer wherever you are.

» Qualcomm 'ready' for 5G momentum to continue in 2020
1 hour ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Qualcomm believes standalone 5G and greater affordability will drive market.

» Incoming: 5G phones at 'very interesting price points'
1 hour ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
We may be on the cusp of cheaper 5G phones, while a new modem will make the next generation of handsets even better.

» Qualcomm announces the Snapdragon X60 modem for flagship 5G smartphones
1 hour ago from xda-developers
Qualcomm has announced the Snapdragon X60 modem for flagship 5G phones. The news comes almost exactly a year after the announcement of its predecessor, the Snapdragon X55 modem. The Snapdragon X60 is ...

» That'll take the spring out of your step: Apple warns of iPhone shortages, revenue miss due to coronavirus
1 hour ago from The Register
Factories 'ramping more slowly than anticipated' Apple said the COVID-19 epidemic in China has disrupted iPhone production to the point that it will lead to global shortages of the handset – and lik...

» Python, microservices, and more tech trends for 2020, according to O'Reilly
1 hour ago from Articles on TechRepublic
Interest in Kubernetes is increasing, and DevOps is losing steam, based on O'Reilly survey findings.

» Qualcomm announces its third-gen 5G Modem-RF System, the Snapdragon X60
1 hour ago from Neowin
Today, Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon X60 5G Modem-RF System. Based on a 5nm process, it promises things like mmWave-sub6 aggregation, a smaller antenna module, double peak speeds, and more. Read m...

» The cheapest Nintendo Switch bundle deals and prices in February 2020
1 hour ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Find out where you can buy the Nintendo Switch and find the best deals and bundles.

» Romero’s Empire of Sin Delayed to Fall 2020 From Its Previous Spring Window
2 hours ago from Wccftech
Empire of Sin, the strategy game in development at Romero Games, has been delayed from its previous Spring 2020 release window to this Fall season. The news came out of Paradox Interactive's 2019 year...

» GTA 5 Zombie Apocalypse Mod: Experience ‘The Walking Dead’ In GTA 5
2 hours ago from Fossbytes
If there’s something that takes the trophy for keeping GTA 5 at the top all these years, then it’s the GTA 5 mods. There is an ocean of GTA 5 mods out there. Some of them are entirely useless; how...

» Microsoft Edge is about to get a whole lot faster – so watch out, Chrome
2 hours ago from TechRadar - All the latest technology news
Microsoft says Edge 81 performs far better in benchmarks than the current release.

» Here’s How Many Electric Cars Tesla Will Sell In 2020
2 hours ago from Fossbytes
Tesla said in its Q4 2019 update that “for full year 2020, vehicle deliveries should comfortably exceed 500,000 units. Tesla didn’t mention if the company aims to sell 500,000 units or it hopes to...

» Boerse Stuttgart Subsidiary Launching Institutional Crypto Custody Services
2 hours ago from CoinDesk
Blocknox, a subsidiary of the second-largest German stock exchange, is expanding its crypto custody service to institutional players.

» Decentralized Lending Protocol bZx Hacked Twice in a Matter of Days
2 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Decentralized lending protocol bZx was hacked two times just days apart, with a total loss of about $954,000

» EVs Finally Get Some Love from the Most Important JD Power Study
2 hours ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
2018 Nissan Leaf Genesis goes to the head of the class in its first year of eligibility. Land-Rover holds down the last spot. But the big news is where the EVs land. The post EVs Finally Get ...

» Warren Buffett Sold Off $800 Million of AAPL Stock Last Quarter
2 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Berkshire Hathaway sold $800 million in Apple stock over the last quarter, according to SEC filings published on Friday. Depending on when Warren Buffett's real estate company sold the 3.7 million App...

» Galaxy Home Mini will reportedly be available only as a freebie with Galaxy S20 pre-orders
2 hours ago from Neowin
Samsung's fabled Galaxy Home Mini won't be sold as a separate product for now and in the foreseeable future, a new report claims. Instead, you'll have to pre-order the S20 series to get the speaker. R...

» The Witcher Virtual Reality Project Aims to Make Whole Game Playable in VR; Kaer Morhen Map Released
2 hours ago from Wccftech
The Witcher has not aged well, especially compared to the second entry in the series, but this isn't stopping modder from coming up with new ways to experience the game that brought Geralt of Rivia in...

» AAPL down >3% in pre-market after coronavirus news; possible $4B hit to sales
2 hours ago from 9to5Mac
The announcement that Apple will not hit even the lower end of its guidance for the current quarter has seen AAPL down more than 3% in pre-market trading. At the time of writing, the stock is down by ...

» ToomkyGames Is A Free Games Download Website For Gamers
2 hours ago from Fossbytes
Free game websites have a bad reputation since multiple have been caught in online fraud and spreading malware. However, the online games website we are talking about here is nothing like that. Toomky...

» New Platform Helps Developers Tokenize Their Games on Ethereum
2 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
A new game development platform, Enjin, has gone live on the Ethereum mainnet

» Microsoft to bravely defend US democracy for a slack handful of voters in Fulton, Wisconsin
2 hours ago from The Register
ElectionGuard guards real-life election Microsoft is in Fulton, Wisconsin, today to try its ElectionGuard electronic vote system in the primary election for the US state's Supreme Court candidates.…

» Council returns to using pen and paper after cyberattack
2 hours ago from Naked Security
Ten days after a suspected ransomware attack, residents of the English borough of Redcar and Cleveland must be starting to wonder when their Council’s IT systems will return.

» Cynet Offers Free Threat Assessment for Mid-sized and Large Organizations
2 hours ago from The Hacker News
Visibility into an environment attack surface is the fundamental cornerstone to sound security decision making. However, the standard process of 3rd party threat assessment as practiced today is both ...

» Man Hacks His Prosthetic Arm To Control Music With His Thoughts
2 hours ago from Fossbytes
A DIY enthusiast and an electronic musician could be a deadly combination. Bertolt Meyer, who wears a prosthetic arm, hacked his artificial arm to install a DIY controller for his modular synthesizer ...

» Review: Palit GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER GamingPro
2 hours ago from Guru3D.com
We review the Palit GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER GamingPro. Based on a Turing TU104 chip NVIDIA has launched these graphics cards have got that Super tag, as in super-charged. Palit beefed up that GPU with ...

» How to Install VirtualBox Guest Additions on Debian 10
2 hours ago from LXer Linux News
The Guest Additions offer several useful functionalities for guest machines such as shared folders, shared clipboard, mouse pointer integration, better video support, and more.

» AI filter launched to block Twitter cyberflashing
2 hours ago from Naked Security
A small but determined group of Twitter users think it is a good idea to direct message (DM) pictures of male genitals to complete strangers.

» Qualcomm to Start XR2 Reference Design Programme for AR/VR/XR
2 hours ago from AnandTech
Today Qualcomm is announcing that it will be reintroducing its Reference Design Programme for its upcoming XR2 chip for AR/VR/XR headsets. The company stated that after the success of its XR1 equivale...

» Qualcomm’s March on Connection Quality: New RF Filters with up to 0.8 dB Better Performance
2 hours ago from AnandTech
One of the key components to any wireless system is the ability to detect the required frequency and ensure a clean signal with a stable connection. In order to do this, especially with Radio Frequenc...

» Qualcomm’s New 3rd Generation Snapdragon X60 5G Modem, Built on 5nm
2 hours ago from AnandTech
To date Qualcomm has promoted two key standalone 5G modems for widespread adoption: the Snapdragon X50 and the Snapdragon X55. Today the company is disclosing details on its upcoming 3rd generation 5G...

» Fallout 4: New Vegas New Screenshots Showcase Beautiful Environments and More
2 hours ago from Wccftech
New Fallout 4: New Vegas screenshots have been released online today, showing more of the upcoming mod. The new screenshots focus on locations that are found in the western part of the map. Needless t...

» Julian Assange: Australian MPs call on UK to block US extradition
3 hours ago from Technology | The Guardian
Politicians from WikiLeaks founder’s home country have flown to UK to visit him in jailBoris Johnson should block attempts to extradite Julian Assange to the US, say two Australian MPs who have flow...

» Golden Cross Gives Little Relief as Bitcoin Risks Fall Below 2020 Bullish Trendline
3 hours ago from CoinDesk
While a long-term price indicator has flipped bullish, bitcoin is struggling to gather upside traction and looks vulnerable near the seven-week rising trendline support.

» Psst. SANshine, fancy a bit of shared block storage on Azure?
3 hours ago from The Register
Microsoft previews its efforts to bring complexity of on-prem IT to the cloud Microsoft has slung out a limited sneak peek at Azure Shared Disks, which enable on-premises applications that run on clus...

» IOTA shuts down network temporarily to fight wallet hacker
3 hours ago from Naked Security
Popular cryptocurrency IOTA has temporarily shut down its entire network after a hacker stole funds from ten of its highest-value users.

» Sensitive plastic surgery images exposed online
3 hours ago from Naked Security
Researchers at VPN advisory company vpnMentor have found yet another online data exposure caused by a misconfigured cloud database.

» Zero Online Pirates Criminally Charged in 2019, Lowest Since 2010, Swedish Authorities Say
3 hours ago from TorrentFreak
For the first time in almost a decade, not a single person was charged with a file-sharing or streaming related crime in Sweden during 2019. The news comes from the Prosecutor's Office, which reveals ...

» Galaxy Note 20 Design Gets a Much ‘Boxier’ Look Than Galaxy S20 in Latest Renders, With the Same Rear Camera Hump
3 hours ago from Wccftech
Samsung just got done unveiling the Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20 Plus, and Galaxy S20 Ultra and we’re already greeted by the Galaxy Note 20 design. Granted, these aren’t the official renders, but consi...

» 10 Best Registry Cleaner for Windows 10 PC
3 hours ago from TechWorm
Computers become slower over time as it continues to be used more. Part of it can be because of the broken, missing registry keys that cause unnecessary burden on the available resources of your Windo...

» Lenovo, HP, Dell Peripherals Face Unpatched Firmware Bugs
3 hours ago from Threatpost
A lack of proper code-signing verification and authentication for firmware updates opens the door to information disclosure, remote code execution, denial of service and more.

» Five years after the Equation Group HDD hacks, firmware security still sucks
3 hours ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Device manufacturers are not forcing driver signatures at all times.

» Mobile security: Worse than you thought
3 hours ago from Computerworld News
Many security professionals have long held that the words "mobile security" are an oxymoron. True or not, with today's mobile usage soaring in enterprises, that viewpoint may become irrelevant. It's a...

» Shifty
3 hours ago from Computerworld News
User tells this pilot fish that everything she types randomly disappears, so he goes to check it out.Turns out the user isn’t exactly a hunt-and-peck typist, but she isn’t a pure touch typist, eit...

» 8 tips and tricks to speed up Gmail
3 hours ago from Computerworld News
Over the years, Gmail has evolved from a a convenient online email service into a powerful business tool and an integral part of Google’s G Suite productivity platform. But as more features have bee...

» Windows, Linux Devices at Risk Due to Unsigned Peripheral Firmware
3 hours ago from BleepingComputer
Researchers have discovered multiple instances of unsigned firmware in computer peripherals that can be used by malicious actors to attack laptops and servers running Windows and Linux. [...]

» Peter Schiff ‘Concedes’ Bitcoin Profitable, But Won’t Succeed as Money
3 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Bitcoin can net you “a lot of money” but isn’t actually money itself, says Bitcoin holder Peter Schiff

» Bloomberg: 'iPhone SE 2' Launch Still on Course for March Despite Coronavirus Outbreak, New iPad Pro Models in First Half of 2020
3 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Bloomberg this morning reports that Apple's new low-cost iPhone is still on course for launch next month, despite the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on production, although new iPad Pro models ori...

» Coinbase Pitches Crypto As a Solution for Racial Inequality in Finance
3 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Coinbase’s new campaign reaches out to ethnic minorities with the claim that crypto can help tackle systemic discrimination in the financial sector

» U.S. Government considers blocking TSMC from making chips for Huawei
3 hours ago from xda-developers
For close to a year, Huawei has been trying to stay competitive despite dire US sanctions hitting them very hard for certain regions. The company was placed on the Department of Commerce’s Entity Li...

» If Apple is hurting due to the coronavirus, its suppliers and rivals likely are too
3 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Apple Inc's surprise warning that it will likely fall short of this quarter's sales target due to the coronavirus epidemic points to much pain for its chip and other suppliers as well as for rivals w...

» Galaxy S20’s 120Hz Refresh Rate Will Vary in Situations
3 hours ago from Wccftech
The Galaxy S20 is certainly one of the most impressive devices that Samsung has released in recent years, this goes without saying that the entire family of phones is impressive to their last core, pr...

» Digitimes: New ’12-inch’ iPad Pro in production with 3D-sensing rear camera, likely March launch
3 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Digitimes says that a new iPad Pro series is in production with a target release date of March, echoing earlier comments from Bloomberg. more… The post Digitimes: New ’12-inch’ iPad Pro in prod...

» Oracle gets a bit touchy-feely as CEO Catz shares a digital transformation bedtime story
3 hours ago from The Register
Just what is it you lot actually do anyway? Comment  Headlining the recent Oracle OpenWorld Europe gabfest in London, Big Red's CEO Safra Catz says big chages are afoot at the company, though the sha...

» Enjin Launches Game Development Platform on Ethereum
3 hours ago from CoinDesk
The Enjin Platform allows devs to integrate crypto tokens into apps and games.

» Configuring static and dynamic IP Addresses in Ubuntu using Netplan
4 hours ago from LXer Linux News
Ubuntu automatically assigns an IP address to the network via DHCP (Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol ). It will continue to get such a dynamic IP (keeps changing) address until you decide to change...

» Apple issues revenue warning due to effects of COVID-19
4 hours ago from Neowin
Apple has provided an update to its previous revenue guidance. It factors in COVID-19 and the slowed rate at which factories are coming back online. It said its China retail stores were opening too. R...

» Unto the End Dev Talks About its Timed Subscription-Exclusive Xbox Game Pass Deal with Microsoft
4 hours ago from Wccftech
Unto the End developer ‘2 Ton Studios’ has provided insight in its timed subscription-exclusive Xbox Game Pass deal with Microsoft. Various developers have expressed to be quite content with havin...

» How To Password Protect A Folder In Windows 10?
4 hours ago from Fossbytes
When it comes to protecting your data on Windows 10, putting a lock screen password is the first thing you do. By doing that, you try to protect data stored in every folder on your PC. However, what i...

» Pokémon GO’s aggressive root checking now looks for the existence of a TWRP folder
4 hours ago from xda-developers
Pokémon GO was launched in 2016, and thanks to its blockbuster launch, it immensely contributed to the popularity of AR as a genre. We’re sure you’re already familiar with it, but for starters, i...

» Microsoft Teams: How to link apps to your collaboration platform
4 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
You can use Microsoft Teams' tabs to host your apps or third-party programs.

» Apple Maps Transit Directions Go Live in Various EU Countries
4 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Over the last 48 hours, Apple Maps has expanded its transit directions coverage across Europe. Using the app, travelers in cities across France, Germany, Spain, and possibly other countries in the EU ...

» AZORult spreads as a fake ProtonVPN installer
4 hours ago from Securelist
We discovered what appears to be one of AZORult's most unusual campaigns: abusing the ProtonVPN service and dropping malware via fake ProtonVPN installers for Windows.

» We can simulate him... we have the technology: Virtual humans make jump from super 'puter to Oracle Cloud
4 hours ago from The Register
Ah Larry, you're all heart. Virtually While the faithful were gathered for Oracle's OpenWorld Europe (OOW) knees-up at London's Excel centre, boffins using the company's cloud have been busy creating ...

» Don't Use the Word 'Did' Or a Dumb Anti-Piracy Company Will Delete You From Google
4 hours ago from Slashdot
In 2018, the owner of Two-Bit History, a site dedicated to computer history, wrote a successful article about mathematician Ada Lovelace, who some credit as being the first computer programmer. Sadly,...

» Linux 5.7 Picking Up Support For A High-End USB-C Audio Interface
4 hours ago from Phoronix
More high-end audio gear is finally transitioning from Firewire to USB-C and one of these new high-end audio interfaces will be supported by the Linux 5.7 kernel this spring...

» Frostpunk: The Last Autumn Review – Seasonal Effective Disorder to the Extreme
4 hours ago from Wccftech
The Last Autumn is not like Frostpunk. Whereas Frostpunk has you battling the cold with your mostly trusty generator, The Last Autumn has you battling the workers to build the generator before the wor...

» How To Use GitHub CLI? [Beginner’s Tutorial]
4 hours ago from Fossbytes
It doesn’t matter whether you’re a beginner or expert in software development, all developers need to understand and learn how to use the world’s leading software development platform, GitHub. U...

» Bloomberg: iPhone SE 2 on track to launch in March despite coronavirus production delays, new iPad Pro in first half of the year
4 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Last night, Apple released a statement warning investors that it would miss its quarterly revenue guidance, making it the second revenue warning in only two years. Apple said that business outside of ...

» CVE-2019-0604 SharePoint Remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability
4 hours ago from Security Affairs
A security expert found a flaw in SharePoint that could be exploited to remotely execute arbitrary code by sending a specially crafted SharePoint application package. Summary:A few days ago I saw a po...

» Erik Voorhees: Within Five Years There Will Be a Major Financial Meltdown and Crypto Will Be Ready
4 hours ago from CoinDesk
When ShapeShift implemented KYC requirements, Erik Voorhees lost 95 percent of his users. But he remains as committed to crypto as ever.

» Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) Plans to Deliver Double-Digit Cost Savings by Using CATL’s LFP Batteries
4 hours ago from Wccftech
Tesla () is currently conducting serious negotiations with the China-based Contemporary Amperex Technology Co Ltd. (CATL) () in order to procure its lithium iron phosphate (LFP) batteries for the Mode...

» Xbox Series X version of Rainbow Six Siege is planned, Xbox One console crossplay likely
5 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
In a recent conversation with Windows Central, Rainbow Six Siege’s director, Leroy Athanassof, revealed that a new version of the popular game would be made for Microsoft’s next gen console, the X...

» Apple warns sales to fall short of target due to coronavirus impact
5 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Apple Inc warned on Monday it was unlikely to meet its March quarter sales guidance set just three weeks ago as the world's most valuable technology firm became one of the biggest corporate casualtie...

» GT Sport Has 8.2 Million Users and They’ve Competed in 1 Billion Races
5 hours ago from Wccftech
GT Sport, the latest entry in the Gran Turismo franchise, is still going very strong almost two years and a half after its debut on PlayStation 4. At the GT Sport World Tour event in Sydney, series cr...

» OK, which Dombås stuffed Windows 10 to bursting at Swedish flatpack flinger?
5 hours ago from The Register
If only there was some way of organising the space Bork!Bork!Bork!  Considering the origins of the word "bork!", we were delighted when news reached Vulture Central of IKEA getting in on the act.…

» Laser Li-Fi Could Offer 100 Gbps Data Speeds
5 hours ago from TechWorm
Thanks to the rapid advancements in technology, the data transfer speed using radio waves have improved drastically. We now have access to 5G capable smartphones that can send and receive data at unbe...

» MyPaint 2.0 Open-Source Drawing and Paining App Adds Major New Features
5 hours ago from LXer Linux News
If you’re looking for a no-frills drawing and painting application that works great with Wacom-like graphics tablets, MyPaint 2.0 is now available for download and it’s a massive update.

» uGet is an open source download manager for Windows and Linux that also supports Torrents and Video downloads
5 hours ago from gHacks Technology News
XDM and HTTP Downloader are very good open source download managers; uGet is another one that you may use if you're looking for some advanced options. Download and extract the program's archive […] ...

» Ghacks Deals: Mashvisor Professional Plan: Lifetime Subscription
5 hours ago from gHacks Technology News
Mashvisor analyzes nationwide real estate data to assist you in finding investment properties and to optimize rental performance. All it takes is to pick a city to get an overview of investment […] ...

» Fortnite video game’s Chapter 2 Season 2 update gets huge cryptic marketing push on a global scale
5 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
The second season of new content for the Fortnite video game’s Chapter Two is currently being teased in a rather ambitious marketing campaign involving real-world advertising, phone numbers, social ...

» Hacker Group Catfishes Israeli Soldiers Into Installing Mobile RAT
5 hours ago from BleepingComputer
A hacking group compromised mobile phones belonging to soldiers in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) using pics of young girls and directing them to download malware disguised as chat apps. [...]

» Bitcoin Price ‘Golden Cross’ Hints at 170% Rally to $26K by Halving
6 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
If this week’s golden cross pans out like the last, Bitcoin will hit $26,000 in the next two months

» Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5+2.5 ReMIX and 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue are now live on Xbox One consoles
6 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
After popping up on the Microsoft Store earlier this month, Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5+2.5 ReMIX is now buyable and playable on Xbox One consoles. This release is rather significant as it’s the first tim...

» Five best code editors for Linux
6 hours ago from LXer Linux News
Coding is an essential part in the life of developers. Building good applications or web pages requires a good and reliable code editor or IDE. More and more developers are choosing Linux over other o...

» Cray Shasta supercomputer holds almost 300,000 AMD processor cores
6 hours ago from Guru3D.com
US Navy Department of Defense Supercomputing Resource Center (DSRC ) announced that one part of the High Performance Computing Modernization Program ( HPCMP will install) the hitherto most powerfu...

» GeForce RTX 2060 based ASUS DUAL MINI model Spotted
6 hours ago from Guru3D.com
ASUS will release the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 graphics cards "DUAL-RTX2060-O6G-MINI" and "DUAL-RTX2060-6G-MINI", launched as new "DUAL MINI" models.....

» Xigmatek "Zeus Arctic", a white open frame PC chassis
6 hours ago from Guru3D.com
XIGMATEK announced on February 17, 2020 the "Zeus Arctic" open-frame PC case based on a white painted metal chassis and tempered glass....

» LG announces the K61, K51S, and K41S mid-range smartphones to compete with Samsung’s Galaxy A series
6 hours ago from xda-developers
LG‌ is refreshing its mid-range K-series of smartphones with some new hardware for 2020. The company has just announced three new phones, namely the LG‌ K61, K51S, and K41S. All three phones pack ...

» African crowdsolving startup Zindi scales 10,000 data scientists
6 hours ago from TechCrunch
Cape Town based startup Zindi has registered 10,000 data-scientists on its platform that uses AI and machine learning to crowdsolve complex problems in Africa. Founded in 2018, the early-stage venture...

» Cadillac’s First Electric Vehicle To Be Showcased In April
6 hours ago from Fossbytes
Cadillac plans to present its first midsize electric crossover in April. In a recent meet at National Auto Dealer Association (NADA), President Steve Carlisle said that Cadillac’s first electric veh...

» Intel ConnMan 1.38 Released With WireGuard Support
7 hours ago from Phoronix
Intel's open-source ConnMan software for managing Internet connections on Linux particularly for embedded systems has seen a new release...

» Avaya Aura Communication Manager 5.2 Remote Code Execution
7 hours ago from The Exploit Database - CXSecurity.com
Topic: Avaya Aura Communication Manager 5.2 Remote Code Execution Risk: High Text:# Exploit Title: Avaya Aura Communication Manager 5.2 - Remote Code Execution # Exploit Author: Sarang Tumne a.k.a Sa...

» SoftBank spends $2.5 billion to get second Vision Fund off the ground: sources
7 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
SoftBank Group Corp has pumped $2.5 billion of its own cash into new investments since October, people familiar with the matter said, hoping to restore its money-making credentials as it courts inves...

» Gojek reportedly buys 4.3% stake in Indonesian taxi company Blue Bird
7 hours ago from TechCrunch
Gojek has paid $30 million to take a minority stake in Blue Bird, one of the largest taxi operators in Indonesia, according to Bloomberg, which first reported that the deal was in progress last month....

» Bitmain’s Market Dominance Challenged by MicroBT
7 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
The Bitcoin mining unit manufacturer rapidly expanded its market share in 2019

» SumUp launches Mastercard-powered ‘SumUp Card’ for business payments
7 hours ago from TechCrunch
SumUp, the London-based fintech company that enables small businesses to take card payments via its device and online, is launching its own pre-paid card in partnership with Mastercard. Dubbed “SumU...

» US Mulls Cutting Huawei Off From Global Chip Suppliers
7 hours ago from Slashdot
The Trump administration is considering changing U.S. regulations to allow it to block shipments of chips to Huawei from companies such as Taiwan's TSMC, the world's largest contract chipmaker. Reuter...

» Firefox 73.0.1 will be released later today
7 hours ago from gHacks Technology News
Mozilla plans to release Firefox 73.0.1 to the Stable channel later today. The new version is a bug fix release that fixes several issues in Firefox including crashes on some Linux and […] Thank you...

» How to Configure Git Username and Email Address
7 hours ago from LXer Linux News
The first thing you should do after installing Git on your system is to configure your git username and email address. Git associate your identity with every commit you make.

» Flaw in WordPress ThemeGrill Demo Importer WordPress theme plugin expose 200K+ sites to hack
8 hours ago from Security Affairs
A serious flaw in the ThemeGrill Demo Importer WordPress theme plugin with over 200,000 active installs can be exploited to wipe sites and gain admin access to the site. Experts from the security firm...

» 5G Smartphone Shipments for 2020 Estimated to Be Less Than 200 Million Units, Claims New Research
8 hours ago from Wccftech
According to fresh DigiTimes research, 5G smartphone shipments for 2020 won’t cross 200 million units, and that’s not the most worrying part. With the coronavirus epidemic being factored into all ...

» Tesla Model Y : 2020 Updates And Everything You Need To Know
8 hours ago from Fossbytes
Tesla Model Y is the first crossover electric SUV from Tesla. There is even an option for a seven-seater Model. As per the sources, the Tesla Model Y updated version will have two new variants: Standa...

» Venture capital firm Atomico backs European tech with $820 million fund
8 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Venture capital firm Atomico has closed its fifth fund with $820 million to invest in early-stage technology companies in Europe, a region it said had come of age in terms of innovation and opportunit...

» ‘The Sandbox’ Game on Ethereum Sells $206,000 Worth of LAND
8 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
The blockchain creation game from Ethereum completely sold out second LAND presale

» Atomico raises new $820M fund to back ‘mission-driven’ European founders at Series A and beyond
8 hours ago from TechCrunch
Atomico, the European venture capital firm founded by Skype’s Niklas Zennström, has announced that it has closed its fifth fund — “Atomico V” — giving it another $820 million to invest in E...

» LLVM 10.0's Release Is Very Close With RC2 Available
8 hours ago from Phoronix
The release of LLVM 10.0 is now upon us with the second and last planned release candidate issued at the end of last week...

» Motion attempts to stop procrastination in Chrome
8 hours ago from gHacks Technology News
Motion is a new extension for the Google Chrome browser that attempts to stop procrastination. Unlike other extensions of its kind, which simply block access to a set of sites you specify, […] Thank...

» Final Fantasy VII Remake File Size Reportedly Monstrous;  Allegedly Clocks in Over 100GB
8 hours ago from Wccftech
The Final Fantasy VII Remake file size might have been revealed and fans might want to consider purchasing an external drive. We already knew that the first episode of the highly-anticipated remake wo...

» Samsung poised to benefit from China virus woes afflicting Apple, other rivals
8 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Samsung Electronics stands to be a major beneficiary of the China production problems announced by rival Apple Inc on Monday, reaping the rewards of a decade-long bet on low-cost smartphone manufactur...

» The Witcher 3 Switch Patch 3.6 Allegedly Adds New Graphic Options and Cross-Saving Support With Steam and GOG – Rumor
8 hours ago from Wccftech
The Witcher 3 Switch Patch 3.6 has reportedly been released in Korea, offering various new graphic options and support for cross-saving. Back in January of this year, we reported on a new imminent pat...

» How to install spark on RHEL 8
9 hours ago from LXer Linux News
Apache Spark is a distributed computing system. It consists of a master and one or more slaves, where the master distributes the work among the slaves, thus giving the ability to use our many computer...

» Fedora's 32-bit ARM Xfce Image Demoted While Fedora Workstation AArch64 Gets Promoted
9 hours ago from Phoronix
Issues with Fedora's 32-bit ARM Xfce desktop spin will no longer be treated as a release blocker for the Linux distribution but instead the Fedora Workstation for 64-bit ARM (AArch64) will be consider...

» Realme is launching its flagship X50 Pro 5G phone in India with a 90Hz AMOLED display, 64MP camera, and 20X zoom
9 hours ago from xda-developers
Realme has come a really long way since their devices were first introduced in early 2018, first as an OPPO subbrand and then as an independent brand. The company is seeing a high degree of success in...

» Crypto Custodian Copper Raised $8 Million for Expansion
9 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
The London-based crypto custody provider plans to develop its presence in North America and Asia

» Microsoft Surface Pro 7 arrives in India for ₹70,990 ($995) onward
9 hours ago from xda-developers
Back in October of last year, Microsoft refreshed its Surface hardware with three new devices in the form of Surface Pro X, Surface 7 Pro and Surface Laptop 3. While all three Surface devices were onl...

» Linux Candy: xcowsay – displays a cow on your desktop with message
10 hours ago from LXer Linux News
For this article, we’re looking at a different take on cowsay. It goes by the name xcowsay. This program displays a cute graphical cow and speech bubble. The program was first started over 12 years ...

» Japan approves bill to help firms to develop 5G, drone technologies
10 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Japan's cabinet on Tuesday approved a bill to support companies to develop secure 5G mobile networks and drone technologies amid growing alarm among Tokyo policymakers over the increasing influence of...

» World's First Opioid Vending Machine Opens In Vancouver
10 hours ago from Slashdot
An anonymous reader quotes a report from The Guardian: A vending machine for powerful opioids has opened in Canada as part of a project to help fight the Canadian city's overdose crisis. The MySafe pr...

» Samsung offers phone delivery service for test use to ride out coronavirus impact
10 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Samsung Electronics has launched smartphone delivery services for customers to test its new products, as the spread of the coronavirus has prompted the tech giant to cancel promotional events and brac...

» How to install Vim plugins
11 hours ago from LXer Linux News
While Vim is fast and efficient, by default, it is but a mere text editor. At least, that's what it would be without plugins, which build upon Vim and add extra features to make it so much more than j...

» U.S. mulls cutting Huawei off from global chip suppliers, with TSMC in crosshairs
11 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
The Trump administration is considering changing U.S. regulations to allow it to block shipments of chips to Huawei Technologies from companies such as Taiwan's TSMC , the world's largest contract chi...

» Colombia tells Facebook to boost security for users' data
11 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
Colombia on Monday issued an ultimatum to Facebook, telling the Silicon Valley-based tech giant it must strengthen its security measures to better protect users' personal data in the Andean country.

» Should you buy an iPhone now or wait for the iPhone 9?
12 hours ago from 9to5Mac
An iPhone update is right around the corner, but we’re not talking about the iPhone 12. Instead, rumors indicate that Apple could launch a low-cost iPhone 9 or iPhone SE 2 as soon as next month. But...

» Pier 1 Files For Bankruptcy, Warns of Dangers In Handful of Online Vendors Dominating Retail Sales
12 hours ago from Slashdot
Pier 1 Imports filed for bankruptcy Monday (Warning: source paywalled; alternative source), "a victim of changing consumer tastes and an unforgiving retail environment," reports The Wall Street Journa...

» Give your Linux system's firewall a security boost
12 hours ago from LXer Linux News
Firewalls are great but they're ineffective if something goes wrong with them. The /etc/hosts.allow and /etc/hosts.deny files are the second line of defense against intruders.

» New Email-Based Extortion Scheme Targets Website Owners Serving Ads Via Google AdSense
12 hours ago from Slashdot
Brian Krebs sheds light upon a new email-based extortion scheme targeting website owners serving banner ads through Google's AdSense program. "In this scam, the fraudsters demand bitcoin in exchange f...

» Popular habit tracking app Streaks now available on the Mac
13 hours ago from 9to5Mac
One of my favorite apps for iPhone is the to-do list and habit tracking app Streaks. The premise is that it helps you automatically track goals and keep your habits, whether they be fitness and health...

» HQ Trivia hosts final drunken quiz after investors pull plug: 'My dogs are going to starve!'
13 hours ago from Technology | The Guardian
The app sensation has drawn millions of players and awarded $6m in prize moneyOnline quiz app HQ Trivia, which at its peak was played by more than 2 million people a day, has hosted its last game – ...

» The Countdown To Bitcoin Halving 2020 Begins
13 hours ago from Slashdot
Ali Raza from InsideBitcoins discusses the expected Bitcoin Halving in May 2020, and the impact it will have on the market valuation. From the report: The next Bitcoin Halving will take place on May 2...

» Q4OS 4.0 “Gemini” Enters Development Based on Debian GNU/Linux 11 “Bullseye”
13 hours ago from LXer Linux News
The Q4OS team has kicked off the development of the next major release of their Debian-based distribution, Q4OS 4.0, and announced the availability of the first pre-release version for public testing.

» Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 Screens Are Spontaneously Cracking
14 hours ago from BleepingComputer
Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 owners are reporting that their laptop screens are spontaneously cracking without being dropped, hit, or otherwise used out of the ordinary. [...]

» Voodoo Games thrives by upending conventional product design
14 hours ago from TechCrunch
Design-driven "luxury UI/UX" will continue to power the success of many startups, but it's not the only way to build a great business.

» Samsung's 'Ultra Thin Glass' On Galaxy Z Flip Is Basically Just Plastic
14 hours ago from Slashdot
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: YouTuber JerryRigEverything regularly does destructive durability tests on phones, partly by attacking a device with a set of Mohs picks. These p...

» Chinese Exchange FCoin Closes Down, Still Owes Users $125 Million
14 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
FCoin CEO reveals the exchange has to stop running, with users still waiting for $67 million to $125 million

» How to Brute-Force Nearly Any Website Login with Hatch
14 hours ago from Null Byte « WonderHowTo
The tactic of brute-forcing a login, i.e., trying many passwords very quickly until the correct one is discovered, can be easy for services like SSH or Telnet. For something like a website login page,...

» Tim Cook details Apple’s response to coronavirus outbreak in memo to employees
14 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Following Apple’s update for investors earlier this afternoon, Tim Cook has sent a memo to employees further addressing the coronavirus situation. In the memo, obtained by Bloomberg, Cook explains t...

» Nouveau Gallium3D Finally Seeing Mesa Shader Disk Cache For Faster Game Load Times
14 hours ago from Phoronix
While the open-source Intel and Radeon OpenGL drivers within Mesa have long employed an on-disk shader cache to help with game load times by being able to load previously compiled shaders from disk, t...

» Samsung’s 2020 TV lineup forces high-end buyers to go 8K whether they want it or not
14 hours ago from Ars Technica
The 4K lineup has fewer dimming zones than last year and no HDMI 2.1.

» Facebook asks for a moat of regulations it already meets
14 hours ago from TechCrunch
It’s suspiciously convenient that Facebook already fulfills most of the regulatory requirements it’s asking governments to lay on the rest of the tech industry. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is in ...

» Google Confirms It Again Removed Alleged Spying Tool ToTok From Google Play
14 hours ago from Slashdot
Google has confirmed that the popular messaging app ToTok, which is actually a spying tool used by the United Arab Emirates to track the activities of those who download it, has again been removed fro...

» Coronavirus outbreak on Diamond Princess hits 454; 14 infected Americans return
15 hours ago from Ars Technica
The new cases in America bring total from 15 to 29.

» Autostart Tmux Session On Remote Linux System When Logging In Via SSH
15 hours ago from LXer Linux News
This brief tutorial explains how to autostart Tmux session on a remote Linux system when logging in via SSH from your local system.

» Four Telcos Test Blockchain Solution To Automate Roaming Discounts
15 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Deutsche Telekom leads a group of telcos testing a blockchain solution for automating the management of roaming discount agreements

» GGV Capital says mom-and-pop shops can boost e-commerce in emerging markets
15 hours ago from TechCrunch
Despite the rapid growth of e-commerce in India, Southeast Asia and other emerging markets, the vast majority of retail transactions there still happen offline in small stores that also serve as neigh...

» Concerns over safety at Amazon warehouses as accident reports rise
15 hours ago from Technology | The Guardian
Figures obtained by GMB show safety at its UK warehouses could be worseningMore than 600 Amazon workers have been seriously injured or narrowly escaped an accident in the past three years, prompting c...

» The Diminishing Returns of Outsourcing and the Fallacy of Automation
15 hours ago from ReadWrite
No clickbait quite compares to a veiled threat like, “These XX Industries are Those Under Greatest Threat of Annihilation by [insert latest technological advance or cheap labor country here].” It ...

» FDA Clears 'World's First' Portable, Low-Cost MRI Following Positive Clinical Research
15 hours ago from Slashdot
Magnetic resonance imaging is no longer confined to radiology departments. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced this month that it has provided clearance to the "world's first" bedside MRI ...

» Apple warns of coronavirus causing iPhone shortages
15 hours ago from Technology | The Guardian
Company hit by shutdown in China and says it will fail to meet quarterly revenue targetApple has warned of global “iPhone supply shortages” resulting from its Chinese factories being shut because ...

» The Station: Lucid Motors spy shot and the birth of an AV startup
16 hours ago from TechCrunch
It was a drama-filled week with a hearing on the hill in DC about autonomous vehicle legislation, Uber tipped its hat to the past, EV startup Lucid started to lift the veil on its Air vehicle and more...

» Microsoft to deploy ElectionGuard voting software for the first time tomorrow
16 hours ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Residents in Fulton, Wisconsin will elect representatives for the Wisconsin Supreme Court via voting machines running Microsoft's ElectionGuard voting software.

» Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s Warzone Battle Royale Mode Rumored to Launch in Early March
16 hours ago from Wccftech
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s upcoming Warzone battle royal mode is currently the worst-kept secret in gaming. Modern Warfare’s recent Season 2 update included a tease for a new large-scale mode,...

» Tasker 5.9.3 beta adds full Do Not Disturb customization and Sensor actions
16 hours ago from xda-developers
Tasker has become an incredibly useful Android app for those that like to automate their devices, and it’s gotten even better over the years. You can consider it the “Swiss Army knife” of automa...

» So much for pessimism
16 hours ago from TechCrunch
After WeWork exploded there was — at least supposedly — a change in sentiment among investors and founders alike. Gone were the days of easy nine-figure rounds, expensive growth, negative unit eco...

» Bug In WordPress Plugin Can Let Hackers Wipe Up To 200,000 Sites
16 hours ago from Slashdot
An anonymous reader quotes a report from ZDNet: WordPress site owners who use commercial themes provided by ThemeGrill are advised to update one of the plugins that come installed with these themes in...

» Critical Bug in WordPress Theme Plugin Opens 200,000 Sites to Hackers
16 hours ago from The Hacker News
A popular WordPress theme plugin with over 200,000 active installations contains a severe but easy-to-exploit software vulnerability that, if left unpatched, could let unauthenticated remote attackers...

» Microsoft’s revamped Office app for Android is now out, combines PowerPoint, Word, Excel, and OneDrive
16 hours ago from xda-developers
Microsoft Office on Android has always been incredibly useful for modifying documents, spreadsheets, and presentations on the go. While Google’s own suite of apps, namely Docs, Sheets and Slides, co...

» How Tableau makes data analytics and visualization easier to understand
16 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
Tableau Software provides the tools organizations need to transform massive volumes of business-generated data into digestible, understandable, and actionable information.

» Automating unit tests in test-driven development
16 hours ago from LXer Linux News
DevOps is a software engineering discipline focused on minimizing the lead time to achieve a desired business impact. While business stakeholders and sponsors have ideas on how to optimize business op...

» A 'Pixel 5' mention spotted in the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) comments
16 hours ago from Neowin
A comment in the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) repository hints at the existence of a Pixel 5. The device, codenamed 'bramble', is part of the trio that Google is expected to launch this year. R...

» EU industry chief tells Facebook to adapt to EU, not other way round
16 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
EU industry commissioner Thierry Breton said on Monday it was for Facebook to adapt to Europe's standards, not the other way round, as he criticized the U.S. social media giant's proposed internet rul...

» Bio-electronic device can produce electricity using nothing but humidity
16 hours ago from Ars Technica
Can produce power for about 20 hours each day and will work indoors and at night.

» FC Barcelona and the International Olympic Committee Twitter accounts hacked
16 hours ago from Security Affairs
The popular hacker group OurMine has hacked the official Twitter account of the FC Barcelona, along with the accounts of Olympics and the International Olympic Committee (IOC). The popular hacker grou...

» Apple Says It Does Not Expect To Meet the Revenue Guidance For the March Quarter Because of the Coronavirus Outbreak
16 hours ago from Slashdot
Apple said on Monday that it does not expect to meet the revenue guidance for the March quarter. In a press release, the company added: As the public health response to COVID-19 continues, our thought...

» Apple Admits Coronavirus Will Make Company Miss Earnings Guidance For This Quarter
16 hours ago from Wccftech
As the impact of 2019 nCov (COVID-19, novel coronavirus) starts to settle in tech supply chains, corporations, their management, data research firms and investors are now starting to establish baselin...

» Apple will miss revenue forecast as coronavirus impacts its manufacturing and sales
16 hours ago from TechCrunch
Today Apple announced that its prior financial forecast, provided during its January earnings cycle, is no longer valid. In a letter to investors today, the technology giant said that it “do[es] not...

» Comment: hands-on with Samsung Galaxy Z Flip — or why Apple should make an ‘iPhone Flip’ [Video]
16 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Over the weekend I got my hands on Samsung’s Galaxy Z Flip smartphone. It doesn’t possess the type of flagship specs found on the recently revealed Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra, but to me, it’s by f...

» Twitter Locks WikiLeaks Official Account With 5.4 Million Followers, Days Before Julian Assange's Extradition Hearing
17 hours ago from Slashdot
Days before Julian Assange's extradition hearings are set to continue, WikiLeaks' journalist Kristin Hrafnsson reports that the official WikiLeaks twitter account has been locked. "All attempts to get...

» iPhone SE 2 Launch Date Said to Be April 3; Apple’s Media Event May Take Place by the End of March
17 hours ago from Wccftech
An Apple media event is rumored to be held somewhere during the end of March, and that comes as no surprise as that month is perhaps the most common for the technology giant to make an appearance. How...

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» Apple reportedly holding its iPhone 9 event on March 31
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» Apple Says March Quarter Revenue Will Fall Short Due to Coronavirus Impact [Updated]
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Apple today issued an update on its financial guidance for the March quarter, announcing that the company will not meet its revenue goals due to the impact of the COVID-19 coronavirus epidemic in Chin...

» Persona 5 Royal Hands-On Preview – As Stylish As Ever
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» Jeff Bezos pledges $10 billion to stop climate change
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» How to avoid turning microservices into distributed spaghetti code
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» Amazon's Jeff Bezos pledges $10bn to save Earth's environment
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Move comes a month after Amazon threatened to fire employees who spoke out about company’s role in the climate crisisJeff Bezos, the Amazon founder and Washington Post owner, announced on Monday tha...

» LLVM's Go Front-End Was Finally Dropped From The Official Source Tree
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» Data shows Tesla owner experienced repeated glitch days before deadly 2018 crash
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Owner complained to family about the dangerous bug—but may not have told Tesla.

» Did the Early Internet Activists Blow It?
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» How to Install and Configure OpenLiteSpeed Server on Fedora 31 along with MariaDB
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OpenLiteSpeed is a lightweight and open-source version of the LiteSpeed Server developed by LiteSpeed Technologies. It supports Apache Rewrite rules, HTTP/2 and HTTP/3 along with TLS v1.3 and QUIC pro...

» Microsoft’s new all-in-one Office app is now available for all Android users
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Microsoft’s new all-in-one Office mobile app that the company released in public preview in November is now available for all Android users

» Rumor: Apple to hold special event on March 31, release iPhone 9 on April 3
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» How to fix the display bug in Windows 10 Sandbox
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Windows 10 Sandbox can be a great tool for testing suspicious applications. However, Sandbox has a bug Microsoft has yet to meaningfully address. We have a workaround.

» Binance Cloud to Allow Users to Launch a Crypto Exchange Within 5 Days
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Binance’s new exchange-specific cloud solution will allow users to set up an exchange within five days, CZ says

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Fire HD with Freetime Unlimited is a great, cheap option for younger kids.

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» How TikTok decides who to make famous
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The word “algorithm” has worked its way into the vernacular of non-nerds talking about their Facebook feeds or why their Insta post isn’t doing well.

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» Apple Media Event Rumored for End of March, 'iPhone SE 2' Launch on April 3
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» An unofficial version of Brave browser brings native ARM64 support
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» World Health Organization Warns of Coronavirus Phishing Attacks
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The World Health Organization (WHO) warns of ongoing Coronavirus-themed phishing attacks that impersonate the organization with the end goal of stealing information and delivering malware. [...]

» Top 10 Most Pirated Movies of The Week on BitTorrent – 02/17/20
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» Max Q: SpaceX gets ready for first human flight
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» Nvidia introduces a Cyberpunk 2077 edition of the RTX 2080 Ti, and it's giving them away
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» Windows 10 vs. Eight Linux Distributions On The Threadripper 3970X
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» Fight or flight: How horror movies manipulate our brains for peak excitement
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"The whole brain is responsive to a potential threat, at the expense of anything else."

» Beijing Auto Show postponed due to coronavirus
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» How to use Eye of Gnome Image Viewer in Debian 10
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In this article, we will explain how to install EOG on Debian through the Debian command line. We will also explain how you can use it to view images in Debian and also how you can set it as a default...

» Huawei row: Trump chief of staff to meet Dominic Cummings
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Mick Mulvaney is expected to demand that UK drop Huawei from 5G networksDonald Trump’s acting chief of staff is set to meet Dominic Cummings in Downing Street on Wednesday, when he is expected to de...

» Daily Crunch: HQ Trivia is dead
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A once-mighty trivia app says goodbye, we try out Samsung's new foldable phone and Google shuts down its free Wi-Fi program in India. Not even Presidents' Day can stop your Daily Crunch.

» Digital transformation: How NASCAR is moving into the future
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Karen Roby talks with Chris Newsome of Hendrick Motorsports about how NASCAR has embraced digital transformation.

» Your Phone is getting RCS support starting with the Samsung Galaxy S20
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» Russia’s Central Bank Proposes New Token Framework, But Labels Crypto Transactions ‘Suspicious’
19 hours ago from CoinDesk
Russia is looking at creating a regulatory distinction between asset tokenization and 'pure' cryptocurrencies.

» Developer launches new ad network to fill the gap left by Microsoft’s Ad monetization service
19 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
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» Resumes For Dummies, 8th Edition valued at $19.99 - free to download
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» LavaLauncher 1.6 Released As A Simple Dock/Launcher For Wayland
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If you have been looking for a simple dock/launcher that natively supports Wayland, LavaLauncher 1.6 is available as one such solution...

» How to get MongoDB Server on Fedora
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Mongo (from “humongous”) is a high-performance, open source, schema-free document-oriented database, which is one of the most favorite so-called NoSQL databases. It uses JSON as a document format,...

» Here’s what’s coming next for Microsoft’s Chromium-based Edge
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Microsoft has published a roadmap showing what is ahead for the Chromium-based Edge

» IT Salary Survey 2020: The results are in
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Insider Pro reveals the current salaries for dozens of tech titles, details about IT workers' top concerns, the state of the tech hiring and the tech specialties raking in the biggest compensation.

» Bitcoin Price Rally Over? Key $9.4K Support Zone Holds for Now
20 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Bitcoin needs to hold the $9.4K support in order to retake $10K and close the CME gap at $10,460

» Tutanota cries 'censorship!' after secure email biz blocked – for real this time – in Russia
20 hours ago from The Register
Move over, there's plenty of room on Putin's naughty step Fresh from last week's controversy with a US telco, German secure email biz Tutanota has declared today that the Russian authorities have pull...

» How to enable and disable the Administrator account in Windows 10
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Sometimes you need to use the built-in Windows 10 Administrator account: here's how.

» New Email Extortion Scam Targets Google’s AdSense, Demands Bitcoin
20 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
A new email extortion scam demands BTC from AdSense users in exchange for preventing an attack

» TCL is working on a phone that slides open into a tablet
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Cramming a tablet-sized screen into something that can fit in your pocket is a dream people have had for years. Only recently with the introduction of truly foldable displays has the dream become more...

» Windows 10 Users Affected by New Shutdown Bug, How to Fix
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Windows 10 users are reporting being affected by a bug that prevents them from shutting down their devices without logging out first, an issue that we previously thought only Windows 7 customers were ...

» How to report a phishing or spam email to Microsoft
21 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
Microsoft can analyze dangerous emails to determine why those messages made it past your spam filters.

» OpenSSH now supports FIDO U2F security keys for 2-factor authentication
21 hours ago from The Hacker News
Here's excellent news for sysadmins. You can now use a physical security key as hardware-based two-factor authentication to securely log into a remote system via SSH protocol. OpenSSH, one of the mos...

» TCL is working on a phone that slides out a display to turn into a tablet
21 hours ago from Neowin
New leaked images show off a TCL device that, rather than folding, slides out its display to transform from a phone into a tablet. It was expected to be at MWC before the event was cancelled. Read mor...

» China’s DCEP Unlikely to Impact Crypto Markets in the Long Term, eToro Analyst Says
21 hours ago from CoinDesk
China is taking a great leap forward to develop a central bank digital currency, with more than 80 patents filed by the People’s Bank last week.

» Nubia Red Magic 5G will launch with up to 16GB RAM
21 hours ago from xda-developers
The Nubia Red Magic 3 is more of a gaming device than it is a smartphone, but that doesn’t make it a bad phone. The Red Magic series is primarily composed of gaming devices offering impressive hardw...

» IOTA Updates Trinity Desktop Wallet to Partly Address Recent Hack
21 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
The IOTA Foundation releases new Trinity wallet as part of its remediation plan, but network coordinator is still on hold

» Windows 10 Your Phone app now supports RCS messaging with Samsung Galaxy S20 phones
21 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Together in partnership with Samsung, Microsoft is now coming on board with RCS messaging and adding support for it in the Windows 10 Your Phone app

» Apple Shares Trailer for Upcoming Apple TV+ Show 'Amazing Stories' Coming March 6
21 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Apple this morning shared a trailer for upcoming Apple TV+ science fiction series "Amazing Stories," which is a reimagining of the original 1980s series of the same name. "Amazing Stories" was one of...

» Hands-on with Windows 10X via the development tools emulator (video)
21 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Windows 10X is the operating system Microsoft has been designing for next-generation devices. People who’ve been following Microsoft news are probably already familiar with the concept, as Microsoft...

» Cloudflare Blocks Access to Pirate Site For “Legal Reasons”, Displays Rare 451 Error
21 hours ago from TorrentFreak
CDN company Cloudflare is displaying an extremely rare 'Error 451' to German visitors who attempt to access a music piracy site. The message currently affecting DDL-Music.to states that the site has b...

» 9to5Mac Daily: February 17, 2020 – Instagram for iPad, Apple Music Replay 2020
21 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Over...

» Don't Flip out or anything, but the 'flexible glass display' on Samsung's latest pholdable doesn't behave like glass
21 hours ago from The Register
As in, it's easy to damage despite spiel Early adopters of Samsung's foldable Galaxy Z Flip have shed doubt on the phone's hardiness despite claims from the tech giant about its flexible glass display...

» Microsoft's Edge roadmap reveals history sync coming this summer, Linux support coming
21 hours ago from Neowin
Microsoft recently updated its Edge roadmap, which shows various features that are planned, in discussion, or under review for its new browser. It added tab preview, navigation for PDFs, and more. Rea...

» Take nearly $100 off 10.2-inch iPad, Anker USB-C essentials, more in today’s best deals
21 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Today’s best deals include nearly $100 off 10.2-inch iPad, a fresh Anker sale at Amazon, and $150 off Beats Studio3 headphones. Hit the jump for all that and more in the latest 9to5Toys Lunch Break....

» New York drops fight against T-Mobile-Sprint merger
21 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
New York on Sunday dropped its fight against the $40 billion merger of U.S. wireless carriers T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp , saying the state would not appeal a judge's approval of the deal.

» NVIDIA explains why it has removed Activision Blizzard Games from GeForce Now
21 hours ago from Guru3D.com
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» Samsung’s “Ultra Thin Glass” doesn’t seem much stronger than plastic
21 hours ago from Ars Technica
Testing shows the Galaxy Z Flip isn't scratch-resistant or puncture-proof.

» Save 40% off a lifetime license to VSDC Video Editor Pro
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With today's highlighted deal, save $20 off the only video editor recommended by Go Pro—edit like a pro with better app speed, enhanced resolution, and more! Get it today with Neowin Deals! Read mor...

» Rise of the Tomb Raider, Just Cause 4, and two more games are leaving Xbox Game Pass soon
21 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Four games are leaving Xbox Game Pass soon, including the Square Enix titles Just Cause 4 and Rise of the Tomb Raider.

» Privacy-centric messenger Signal is ramping up to take on WhatsApp
21 hours ago from xda-developers
WhatsApp remains the favorite messaging platform of many, and with over two billion users, its ubiquity makes communication simple. However, with growing concerns surrounding its ownership by Facebook...

» Coronavirus cancels F1 and Formula E races, could make EU miss CO2 target
21 hours ago from Ars Technica
Sporting events and trade shows are cancelled or postponed as a result of contagion.

» Deals: Save Up to $150 on Apple's Latest 21.5-Inch and 27-Inch iMac Models
22 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Amazon is discounting a few models of the latest 2019 iMac, including 21.5-inch and 27-inch models. These sales offer up to $150 off the iMac, and each discount has been automatically applied so you w...

» Windows 10 version 1809 will reach end of support in May 2020
22 hours ago from gHacks Technology News
Microsoft dropped support for the popular Windows 7 operating system as well as Windows Server 2008 R2 in January 2020 except for business and Enterprise customers who pay the company for extended [...

» Chrome 81 beta hooks browser up to Web NFC, augmented-reality features
22 hours ago from The Register
'Web apps should be able to do anything native apps can' Google's Chrome 81 is now in beta, bringing Web NFC support to the browser and extensions to the WebXR implementation to enable Augmented Reali...

» Facebook publishes white paper focused on online content regulation
22 hours ago from Neowin
Social networking giant Facebook has published a new white paper going over what the company believes to be the top questions that need to be taken into consideration when regulating online content. R...

» The biggest mistake managers make with remote workers
22 hours ago from Articles on TechRepublic
More employees are working remotely because of the coronavirus. Get tips on managing telecommuters so productivity doesn't decline.

» Bug in WordPress plugin can let hackers wipe up to 200,000 sites
22 hours ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Same bug can also let attackers gain access to the admin account.

» Derivatives Exchange Deribit Launches Daily Ether Options
22 hours ago from CoinDesk
The new ETH options will be tradable for just 24 hours before expiry.

» Top 12 Advantages of Software as a Service (SaaS)
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The evolution of technology has brought forward a mass change in the enterprise solution. The infrastructure is evolving with modern amenities and adopting different Software. The adoption of differen...

» Hands on with Outlook Spaces: A clean and efficient hub for all things Outlook
22 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Here's a hands-on look at the Outlook Spaces experience.

» Buggy Windows security update (KB4524244) has now been removed by Microsoft
22 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
Microsoft announced this weekend that it has removed a security update for Windows 10 that was causing issues on some PCs.

» D-Bus Broker 22 Released With Option To Use Newer Kernel Features
22 hours ago from Phoronix
With BUS1 not looking like it will come to fruition anytime soon as an in-kernel IPC mechanism and the kernel module for it not being touched since last March, the same developers continue pushing ahe...

» Kuo: iPhone SE 2 Launch Still Planned for First Half of 2020 Despite Coronavirus Outbreak
22 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
We've been hearing for some time that Apple is planning to launch a new low-cost iPhone based on the iPhone 8, but with upgraded internals. This device has been referred to in rumors as the "iPhone SE...

» Feature Request: Let me resize the iPad floating keyboard
22 hours ago from 9to5Mac
This is a very simple feature request: I’d like the ability to resize the iPad floating keyboard. Currently, Apple gives us only two options: full width, or an iPhone-sized floating keyboard. On my ...

» EU industry chief warns of more onerous tech rules by year end
22 hours ago from Reuters: Technology News
The European Union will decide by the end of the year whether to impose rules reining in the market power of U.S. tech giants, the bloc's industry chief said on Monday as he criticised Facebook's prop...

» China: Blockchain Deployment Rises Amid Coronavirus Outbreak
22 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
China has seen as many as 20 blockchain apps launched to tackle coronavirus-related challenges

» Xerox hopes wining and dining HP shareholders will convince them of takeover
22 hours ago from The Register
Just edible gold rather than briefcases filled with the actual stuff A plate of oysters, followed by genuine Japanese Wagyu sirloin? Washed down with a bottle or two of Screaming Eagle Cabernet '92? T...

» Speculation Undermines Crypto Prices and Utility, Says Bank of England Senior Economist
23 hours ago from CoinDesk
Speculation clogs up blockchains, making them harder to use and ultimately less valuable, a working paper suggests.

» Apple Music 'Replay 2020' Playlist Now Available, Will Update With Your Most Streamed Music Every Week
23 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Last November, Apple launched new "Replay" playlists within Apple Music, letting its subscribers discover which songs they listened the most to every year they've been using ‌Apple Music‌. At the ...

» iPad Pro Update Expected 'Around March,' but Production Slow to Ramp Up
23 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Rumors have been pointing toward a significant iPad Pro update in the first half of this year, including a new triple-lens rear camera system supporting 3D sensing for immersive augmented reality expe...

» Review: Nixplay Smart Photo Frame is great at home, even better as a gift
23 hours ago from 9to5Mac
The Nixplay Smart Photo Frame is the latest and smartest digital photo frame from the company that claims to be the most popular brand in the US, with over 2 million units sold. It’s smart because i...

» Need A Surface Book Or Surface Pro? Get One For A Steal With These Factory Recertified Models
23 hours ago from ExtremeTechExtremeTech
Upgrade your tech this holiday weekend without spending a fortune. The post Need A Surface Book Or Surface Pro? Get One For A Steal With These Factory Recertified Models appeared first on ExtremeTech.

» A Dozen Vulnerabilities Affect Millions of Bluetooth LE Powered Devices
23 hours ago from The Hacker News
A team of cybersecurity researchers late last week disclosed the existence of 12 potentially severe security vulnerabilities, collectively named 'SweynTooth,' affecting millions of Bluetooth-enabled w...

» Russian govn blocked Tutanota service in Russia to stop encrypted communication
23 hours ago from Security Affairs
Tutanota, the popular free and open-source end-to-end encrypted email software, has been blocked by Russian authorities. The popular free and open-source end-to-end encrypted email service Tutan...

» Dishonored series and more Bethesda-published games go DRM-free on GOG
23 hours ago from Neowin
GOG has announced that more Bethesda games have arrived on its DRM-free catalog. Now, the Dishonored franchise and two modern Wolfenstein games are available. There's a Bethesda sale going on as well....

» Still Paying for Your Holiday Spending? Here’s How to Do Better.
23 hours ago from ReadWrite
Celebrating the holidays costs us. But budgeting tips can ensure the most wonderful time of the year isn't the least wonderful time for our bank accounts. The post Still Paying for Your Holiday Spendi...

» Surface Laptop 3 screens are cracking, Microsoft is silent so far
23 hours ago from OnMSFT.com
As of now, there has been official word from Microsoft regarding warranties, recalls or replacement procedures.

» 'AirPods Pro Lite' Production Reportedly Pushed Back From Planned Q2 Start
23 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Last week, Taiwanese industry publication DigiTimes made a passing reference to upcoming "AirPod Pro Lite" earphones without offering any details on the product, leading to confusion about whether thi...

» You can now add your Apple Music ‘Replay 2020’ playlist with most played songs of the year
23 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Last year Apple introduced the Apple Music Replay, a feature that allows users to have a retrospective of what songs and albums they’ve listened to the most during each year through different playli...

» Instagram CEO Says iPad App Hasn't Been Made Yet Because 'We Only Have So Many People, and Lots to Do'
23 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri took to the platform over the weekend to answer a few user questions on his story, shared by The Verge's Chris Welch. Among the many things asked, the topic of an official i...

» Russia Blocks Tutanota Email, Service Still Usable Over Tor or VPN
23 hours ago from BleepingComputer
Access to the Tutanota secure email service is currently being blocked in Russia, with the block being enacted over the weekend, starting February 14. [...]

» Severe vuln in WordPress plugin Profile Builder would happily hand anyone the keys to your kingdom
23 hours ago from The Register
Remote attackers were able create their own admin accounts A vulnerability in a popular WordPress user role plugin lets any random person create an admin-level account on targeted websites.…

» Bitcoin Price Dips Below $9.5K as Whale Deposits 600 BTC to BitMEX
23 hours ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Bitcoin falls below $9,500 for the first time since Feb. 5 as bullish momentum above $10,000 decisively wanes

» Open in Browser is a Firefox extension that opens PDFs, images directly instead of downloading them
23 hours ago from gHacks Technology News
Firefox as you know, has built-in support for viewing some document formats like TXT, PDF, XML and image formats. But sometimes you get a download dialog open up, instead of the content […] Thank yo...

» Global Notebook Shipments in Q1 2020 Estimated to Decrease 29-36% Following Coronavirus Outbreak
23 hours ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
Following reports of potential production delays on iPhone components and even shipping delays for products like the Mac Pro, DigiTimes reports today that global notebook shipments could fall up to 36...

» Warren Buffett sold $800M of AAPL last quarter, remains biggest shareholder
23 hours ago from 9to5Mac
Warren Buffett‘s Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate last quarter sold more than $800M of AAPL stock, according to SEC filings… more… The post Warren Buffett sold $800M of AAPL last quarter, remain...

» Unsafe WordPress Plugin Installed on Nearly 200,000 Sites
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The developers of the ThemeGrill Demo Importer for WordPress have updated the plugin to remove a critical bug that gives admin privileges to unauthenticated users. [...]

» India’s Citizens Will Vote With Blockchain, Election Commissioner Says
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Indian electoral officials are working on a blockchain-based voting system to increase voter participation

» Virgin Media removes £35 setup fee until next week
1 day ago from Neowin
Those looking to switch broadband providers can take advantage of a £35 setup fee reduction from Virgin Media this week. The temporary deal winds up at the end of Sunday, February 23rd. Read more...

» Unofficial LineageOS 17.1 brings Android 10 to the Sony Xperia 10/10 Plus
1 day ago from xda-developers
Back in November of last year, Sony released its update schedule detailing Xperia devices it was planning to update to Android 10. Among the devices included on the list were the Xperia 10/10 Plus whi...

» FC Barcelona Twitter account hacked – again
1 day ago from WeLiveSecurity
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» Pay Up, Or We’ll Make Google Ban Your Ads
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A new email-based extortion scheme apparently is making the rounds, targeting Web site owners serving banner ads through Google's AdSense program. In this scam, the fraudsters demand bitcoin in exchan...

» ‘Hey Siri, bring in the cattle and irrigate field four’
1 day ago from Computerworld News
If you go down to the farm today, you’ll likely find it packed with sensors, drones and remote management systems run by iPhones, iPads and other mobile devices.A new agriculture In fact, we’re on...

» Microsoft's coding for noobs hits 1.0, decompiling to C# in Visual Studio, and Windows 10X makes its debut... on Mac
1 day ago from The Register
Also: No HoloLens 2 at Barcelona Roundup  While Windows wobbled under the weight of patches, the Microsoft gang updated development tools and buffed up a lure for startups among other shenanigans in ...

» Crypto Exchange FCoin Insolvent After Revealing Up to $130M Bitcoin Shortfall
1 day ago from CoinDesk
Fcoin, a crypto exchange that adopted the controversial "trans-fee mining" model, has paused trading and withdrawal services after revealing a shortage of crypto assets worth up to $130 million.

» Want to be an innovative company? Adopt enterprise open source
1 day ago from Articles on TechRepublic
95% of IT pros believe in the importance of enterprise open source, a trend that will grow by 77% in the next year, Red Hat found.

» SpaceX nailed the launch but missed a landing on Monday [Updated]
1 day ago from Ars Technica
The 50th successful landing of a Falcon 9 first stage will have to wait.

» How Bitcoin Is Used to Promote Human Rights: Stories From Activists and Refugees
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CoinDesk reporter Leigh Cuen is joined by the Human Rights Foundation’s Alex Gladstein and Syrian entrepreneur Moe Ghashim to discuss how cultural context shapes the way people view bitcoin, includi...

» HP Is Offering Major Discounts on New Hardware This President’s Day
1 day ago from xda-developers
As with almost every holiday weekend, President’s Day has become a significant shopping event in recent years. HP is making a special effort to entice deal-seekers and tech enthusiasts, with major d...

» Launching the First “Yomi Hunting” Challenge!
1 day ago from Security Affairs
About a year ago, Yoroi released the Yomi Hunter sandbox, today, they love to challenge the malware community with the first “Yomi Hunting” contest. About a year ago, we publicly released the Yomi...

» Analyst predicts Samsung Galaxy S20 will sell less than the Galaxy S10
1 day ago from Neowin
Reputed analyst Ming-Chi Kuo estimates that Samsung will ship around 32 million units of the Galaxy S20 in 2020, down considerably from the 36-38 million Galaxy S10 units it sold in 2019. Read more...

» Charging into the mainstream: Volvo electrifies its first class-8 truck
1 day ago from Ars Technica
It's key to a project bringing battery-electric trucks to a larger audience.

» Russian Central Bank Links Crypto Transactions With Money Laundering
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
The Russian central bank now considers any crypto exchange transaction as a money laundering risk

» Coronavirus expected to severely hit laptop production, will be one-third down
1 day ago from 9to5Mac
A supply-chain report predicts that laptop production in China will be severely hit by the coronavirus outbreak and that global shipments for this quarter will be down by anything between 29% and 36%....

» Samsung gives China wide berth over coronavirus woes, uses sea and air freight to ship smartphone bits to Vietnamese factories
1 day ago from The Register
Chaebol switching even more production out of Middle Kingdom The coronavirus epidemic continues to disrupt China's manufacturing and logistics sectors, forcing smartphone manufacturers to adapt. Among...

» Linux distro review: Intel’s own Clear Linux OS
1 day ago from Ars Technica
Clear Linux OS is the best benchmarking distro. But what's it like to live with?

» Outlook Spaces shows up in leaked video, makes it easier to manage projects
1 day ago from Neowin
Microsoft is apparently working on a new feature for Outlook called Spaces, which serve as a whiteboard of where users can bring together information from different sources across Office 365. Read mor...

» Should you tell customers they're talking to AI?
1 day ago from Computerworld News
When chatbots reach the level of always passing the Turing Test, and can flawlessly pass for human with every interaction, do you disclose to users that it's AI? That's the dilemma.

» One Million UEFA Tickets to Be Distributed Via Blockchain in 2020
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
UEFA will issue over one million electronic tickets via blockchain technology during the 2020 season

» Binance to Announce White-Label Exchange Infrastructure for Local Markets
1 day ago from CoinDesk
Binance will soon launch a digital asset trading platform to power smaller exchanges in their local markets.

» Arm's ASTC Encoder Replaces Its Restrictive EULA With Apache 2.0 License
1 day ago from Phoronix
Arm has been developing the ASTC encoder as the texture compressor for Adaptive Scalable Texture Compression (ASTC) as open-source but until last week was carrying a restrictive license...

» Cyberwarfare: A deep dive into the latest Gamaredon Espionage Campaign
1 day ago from Security Affairs
Security experts from Yoroy-Cybaze ZLab have conducted a detailed analysis of an implant used by the Gamaredon APT group in a recent campaign. Introduction  Gamaredon Group is a Cyber Espionage persi...

» Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a flying solar panel: BAE Systems' satellite alternative makes maiden flight in Oz
1 day ago from The Register
Spindly thing claimed to stay airborne for a year with 15kg payload A BAE Systems pseudo-satellite drone has made its maiden flight in Australia, just under two years after being announced as a market...

» RADV Vulkan Driver Makes A Few More Improvements For GCN 1.0/1.1 Hardware
1 day ago from Phoronix
Valve open-source driver developer Samuel Pitoiset has contributed some improvements to Mesa 20.1's Radeon Vulkan "RADV" driver benefiting GCN 1.0/1.1 graphics cards...

» London-Based Crypto Custodian Copper Raises $8M for Expansion Overseas
1 day ago from CoinDesk
Copper uses its "Walled Garden" infrastructure to allow clients to trade crypto assets more securely from custody.

» Google pulls 500 malicious Chrome extensions after researcher tip-off
1 day ago from Naked Security
Google has abruptly pulled over 500 Chrome extensions from its Web Store that researchers discovered were stealing browsing data and executing click fraud and malvertising.

» GCC 8.4 + GCC 9.3 Compilers Coming Soon
1 day ago from Phoronix
While GCC 10 will be releasing in the next month or two as the annual feature update to the GNU Compiler Collection, GCC 8.4 is expected for release soon along with GCC 9.3...

» Google forced to reveal anonymous reviewer’s details
1 day ago from Naked Security
A court has forced Google to reveal the details of an anonymous poster who published an unpalatable review of a dentist.

» 3 biggest hackathon mistakes businesses should avoid
1 day ago from Articles on TechRepublic
Hosting a hackathon can be transformative for organizations, but not if you do these three things.

» Senator calls for dedicated US data protection agency
1 day ago from Naked Security
The US needs a data protection agency of its own, and Kirsten Gillibrand wants to be the one that makes it happen.

» Linux 5.7 Staging Will Be ~28.7k Lines Of Code Lighter Thanks To Nuking WUSB + UWB
1 day ago from Phoronix
With the Linux 5.7 kernel cycle in two months there is some "spring cleaning" within the staging area that is leading to almost twenty-nine thousand lines of code being removed thanks to removing a de...

» Police bust alleged operator of Bitcoin mixing service Helix
1 day ago from Naked Security
The Ohio man is charged with running a Bitcoin mixer to launder over $300m—now worth $3.6b—on behalf of Dark Net crooks trying to hide out.

» Early adopters delighted as Microsoft pulls plug on Mobile Backend as a Service. Haha, only joking – they're fuming
1 day ago from The Register
'Horrible news' for invested devs Microsoft is shutting down its Mobile Backend as a Service (MBaaS), part of App Center, to the dismay of developers using it.…

» Lima Gallium3D Driver Picks Up Multi-Submit Optimization In Mesa 20.1
1 day ago from Phoronix
It's been a while since last having any news to report on Mesa's Lima Gallium3D driver for old Mali 400/450 series hardware, but an important optimization was merged today...

» Low-Volume Bitcoin Pullback Stalls at Price Support Near $9.6K
1 day ago from CoinDesk
Sunday's "doji" candle weakened the case for a deeper price pullback, however, a positive follow-through is needed to confirm bull revival.

» Malaysia to choose 5G partners based on own security standards
1 day ago from Reuters: Technology News
Malaysia's own security standards will dictate which companies take part in its planned 5G rollout this year, its communications minister told Reuters on Monday, as the United States pushes countries ...

» The Effect of the Covid-19 Corona Virus Measured on Tech Industry
1 day ago from Guru3D.com
TrendForce issued a report on the expected impact of the Corona / Covid-19 virus on various technology markets. Companies in China, in particular, are forced to reduce or stop their production, which ...

» IDF soldiers tricked into installing malicious apps by Hamas operatives posing as attractive women
1 day ago from Security Affairs
Israeli Force (IDF) announced it has thwarted an attempt by the Hamas militant group to hack soldiers’ phones by posing as attractive women on social media. Israeli Defence Force (IDF) announced it ...

» Monday review – the hot 24 stories of the week
1 day ago from Naked Security
Get yourself up to date with everything we've written in the last seven days - it's weekly roundup time.

» Quantum tech company Nanoco files patent infringement lawsuit against Samsung
1 day ago from Reuters: Technology News
British nanotechnology company Nanoco said on Monday it has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Samsung Electronics Co and affiliates in a district court in Texas relating to quantum dots.

» Legal Framework for Tokenization Submitted to Russia’s Crypto Bill
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Russia may soon have a legal framework for asset tokenization in place following a successful pilot by major mining firm Nornickel

» The British Are Coming ... to Lull You to Sleep
1 day ago from Wirecutter: Reviews for the Real World
Of all the tricks I’ve tried—total silence, music, reruns of Law & Order—nothing makes me drowsier than the dulcet tones of a British accent. Watching a British TV mystery never fails to sen...

» SpaceX's next Starlink volley remains stuck on Earth to glee of astronomers everywhere
1 day ago from The Register
Plus: Did NASA just accidentally give the game away? Roundup  Cygnus flies, SpaceX stands down, Rocket Lab is going to the Moon and New Horizons drops a massive dump (of new data) in this week's roun...

» Memory-Lane Monday: Maybe someone should have asked
1 day ago from Computerworld News
This pilot fish has a business that specializes in keeping data centers clean, which usually means keeping the dust out of sensitive equipment. No heavy lifting.One day he gets a call from a customer ...

» How blockchain could help block fake news
1 day ago from Computerworld News
In 2018, a video of former President Barrack Obama surfaced on YouTube explaining how easily technology could be used to manipulate video and create fake news. It got more than 7.2 million views.In th...

» TON Devs Worldwide Join Forces to Intervene in SEC Case Against Telegram
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
International Telegram Open Network contributors have formed a non-profit association to advocate for the project in its battle with U.S. regulators

» Surface Pro 7 is launching in India soon; but you can buy it already
1 day ago from OnMSFT.com
It’s likely that the official launch announcement is made on the sidelines of Microsoft’s Future Decoded summit next week.

» Tesla ordered by court to halt work on German gigafactory
1 day ago from Neowin
Tesla has been forced to stop work on its fourth gigafactory after a court ordered a temporary halt yesterday. The Green League has been protesting construction over wildlife and water concerns. Read ...

» YouTuber Opened 6000 Chrome Tabs On The Mac Pro
1 day ago from TechWorm
In 2019, Apple unveiled the long-awaited Mac Pro 2019. The highest-end variant of this professional desktop computer costs around $53,399.00 and it comes with a 28-cores Intel Xeon W processor and 1.5...

» Please check your data: A self-driving car dataset failed to label hundreds of pedestrians, thousands of vehicles
1 day ago from The Register
Plus: Trump budget favors AI, 'patent troll' backs down, and CEO quits amid sex pest claims Roundup  It's a long weekend in the US, though sadly not in Blighty. So, for those of you starting your wee...

» U.S. Copyright Groups Want South Africa to Ensure that 5G Doesn’t Boost Piracy
1 day ago from TorrentFreak
The IIPA, which represents the MPA, RIAA, and other entertainment industry groups, sees South Africa as a major threat to its members. The group now recommends putting the country on the US Trade Repr...

» New Partnership Aims to Bring Blockchain Sports Tokens to the NFL, MLB
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Via a new partnership with a major sports marketing agency, Chiliz aims to bring its blockchain-based fan tokens and platform Socios to U.S.-facing sports

» Repair SD card not Showing up on Desktop/in Finder/in Disk Utility?
1 day ago from TechWorm
If you are a photographer, blogger or anybody who takes a lot of pictures and videos, you must be very familiar with SD cards. SD cards are used as extended storage for cameras, tablets, mobile phones...

» Everything OK down there in the Oracle trench? Good. Big Red has a cloud-based data science platform for you
1 day ago from The Register
Good hook if you're already all-in. Oh, and there's an elephant in the room: full Hadoop implementation Analysis  After securing a lofty position in enterprise applications and databases, Oracle has ...

» Binance CEO Says Crypto Exchange Has Applied for a Singapore License
1 day ago from CoinDesk
The world's top cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume is hoping to get the official green light to operate in Singapore.

» Bitcoin Will Surge to $400K — Max Keiser Quadruples BTC Price Forecast
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Max Keiser is expanding his Bitcoin price forecast four times over, saying it’s “equally as attractive” at $10K as at $100

» BTC Correction, Andrew Yang Out, William Shatner Attacks: Hodler’s Digest, Feb. 10–16
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
In this week’s Hodler’s Digest, Bitcoin’s sudden correction, Tom Lee predicts BTC will beat the Dow to 40,000, and the U.S. plans “significant new requirements” on crypto

» How much is your iPhone 8 / 8 Plus worth right now?
1 day ago from 9to5Mac
So you have an iPhone 8 or 8 Plus laying around, and you’re wondering what it’s worth. Great, you’ve come to the right place! You might be surprised how simple it is to ditch your old iPhone 8 o...

» C'mon SPARCky, it's just an admin utility update. What could possibly go wrong?
1 day ago from The Register
Now, where was I? [tappity tap] ... BALLS! Who, Me?  Hey hey hey, it's Monday! The new week is but a caffeinated beverage away. Come join us in celebrating another Register reader's flirtation with c...

» Review: Team Group T-Force DarkZα (Alpha) 3600 MHz DDR4
1 day ago from Guru3D.com
We review a DarkZα 16GB kit from Team Group, (with the α for Alpha). The T-Force 3600 MHz 16GB (x2 8GB) memory is cool, fast and runs XMP 2.0 memory profiles on Ryzen platforms as well. Join us as w...

» How to turn off iPad multitasking — Split View, Slide Over, more
1 day ago from 9to5Mac
Multitasking on iPad has evolved over the years, and with iPadOS 13, we saw another round of changes and new capabilities. But if you find yourself accidentally invoking features like Split View, foll...

» How much is your iPhone 7/ 7 Plus worth right now?
1 day ago from 9to5Mac
So you have an aging iPhone 7 or 7 Plus sitting in a drawer somewhere and you just want to get rid of it? Or maybe you’re looking to upgrade to a brand new iPhone X or later? Regardless of your situ...

» Xiaomi releases AX3600 Wi-Fi Router 6 for only 85 dollars
1 day ago from Guru3D.com
Mostly known for its smartphones in the EU and USA, the reality is that this company is fabricating lots of electronics. They now are also launching an AX3600 router, with support for Wi-Fi 802.11ax o...

» Sony PlayStation 5 Dilemma: might be too expensive
1 day ago from Guru3D.com
With an AMD powered Playstation 5 many people are looking forward to the new console release. Sony, however, is fighting the high price, as it is an expensive machine to build. ...

» Microsoft Pulls Windows 10 KB4524244 Update
1 day ago from Guru3D.com
Microsoft retracted the KB4524244 security update today, February 15, 2020, from Windows Update after confirming user reports about freezes, boot problems, and installation issues since it was release...

» Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 could come with an under-screen camera, launch in July
1 day ago from Neowin
The Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 could come with an under-screen camera and a bigger 7.7-inch display when unfolded. The price tag may be notably higher than the Motorola Razr and the Galaxy Z Flip. Read mor...

» Nvidia Fabs 200 special Cyberpunk 2077 graphics cards based on 2080 Ti
1 day ago from Guru3D.com
Right, GeForce RTX 2070, Cyberpunk 2077 that is relatively close towards each other I guess.  Combine that with a teaser that NVIDIA left on Twitter. ...

» It is with a heavy heart we must inform you, once again, folks are accidentally spilling thousands of sensitive pics, records onto the internet
1 day ago from The Register
Plus: Iranians accused of hacking IT service providers to get at their customers Roundup  Everything is insecure and everything is broken, exhibits A through Z:…

» Bowers & Wilkins PX7 review: Bose-beating noise-cancelling headphones
1 day ago from Technology | The Guardian
Exquisite sound, effective noise cancelling, long battery life, future-proofed connectivity and comfortable to wearThe PX7 are the latest flagship noise-cancelling headphones from upmarket British man...

» Brazilian Cryptocurrency Exchanges Hit Hard by Tax Regulations
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Crypto exchanges based in Brazil face huge fines or being shut down

» Microsoft expands its footprint in India with its third development center in the country
1 day ago from OnMSFT.com
Microsoft IDC is one of Microsoft’s largest R&D centers outside the Redmond headquarters.

» [Update: Launching on 25th Feb] Samsung teases the Galaxy M31 with a 64MP camera
1 day ago from xda-developers
After years of cheapening out its budget phones with sub-standard specifications and an absence of basic sensors, Samsung finally woke up in 2019. The company upgraded the Galaxy A series with better ...

» Fox Kitten Campaign – Iranian hackers exploit 1-day VPN flaws in attacks
1 day ago from Security Affairs
Iranian hackers have been hacking VPN servers to plant backdoors in companies around the world Iran-linked attackers targeted Pulse Secure, Fortinet, Palo Alto Networks, and Citrix VPNs to hack into l...

» Good news: Neural network says 11 asteroids thought to be harmless may hit Earth. Bad news: They are not due to arrive for hundreds of years
1 day ago from The Register
And also, crucial point, the software may be wrong and we'll never be released by these angels of death A neural network has identified eleven asteroids once thought to be benign that may actually com...

» Chinese Blockchain Startup Hires VC Exec to Lead North American Expansion
1 day ago from CoinDesk
Beijing-based blockchain startup Conflux has hired the former head of crypto at VC firm Outlier Ventures to lead a North American expansion.

» OnTopper is a lightweight always-on-top Windows app
1 day ago from gHacks Technology News
Tiny programs have a special place in my heard; you can check out our list of great 100K or less applications that I created back in 2010 as a good start to […] Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. ...

» Crypto-Friendly Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang Considering a Mayoral Run?
1 day ago from Cointelegraph.com News
Don’t count Andrew Yang out just yet - the 2020 presidential candidate may be bringing his ideas to local elections in New York City

» Rainbow Six Siege Year 5 has a fiery Tachanka rework, match replays, and much more
1 day ago from Neowin
Ubisoft has revealed what the next two years of Rainbow Six Siege looks like. The number of incoming new operators will be dropping and map reworks have taken the place of new maps. Read more...

» Alternate File Shredder is an open source file shredder for Windows
1 day ago from gHacks Technology News
It is always a good idea to securely erase your hard drive before disposing it, and especially so if you want to give it away  You can do that with a tool […] Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. T...

» Samsung is preparing a Galaxy A70e with a rear fingerprint scanner and microUSB port
1 day ago from xda-developers
Since Samsung formally streamlined its mid-range and budget devices into the Galaxy A line, they’ve seen a great degree of success in price-conscious markets. You have cheap phones like the Galaxy A...

» Samsung Galaxy Z Flip's ultra thin glass could just be plastic
1 day ago from Neowin
It turns out the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip's ultra thin glass could just be plastic and does not offer any kind of scratch-resistance. Samsung will be running a $119 screen replacement program for it. Rea...

» Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 may launch by July with an under-screen camera
1 day ago from xda-developers
Samsung is going full steam ahead with its plan to dominate the emerging category of foldable smartphones. Last year, the Korean tech giant introduced the Galaxy Fold, which became the first widely av...

» Bitcoin Mining Unit Manufacturer MicroBT Nibbles at Bitmain’s Market Share
1 day ago from CoinDesk
Bitcoin miner maker MicroBT rapidly expanded market share by selling over half a million units in 2019, chipping away at rival Bitmain's dominance.

» Welcome to OnMSFT 2020
1 day ago from OnMSFT.com
2020 is going to be a big year for Microsoft. We’re expecting launches for everything from Windows 10X to Surface Neo and Duo to the Xbox Series X, Halo 6, xCloud, and (at least) updated versions of...

» The Tech Guy 1670
1 day ago from All TWiT.tv Shows (Video HD)
Streaming from overseas using a VPN, getting a computer to use facial recognition, blue-screen of death on Macs, removing duplicate photos, using LastPass as a blind user, is ChromeOS secure, and more...

» This Week in Tech 758: Facemasks and Fear
1 day ago from All TWiT.tv Shows (Video HD)
This week's stories: Mobile World Congress 2020 canceled over COVID-19 fears China virtually shut down due to COVID-19. Foxconn's iPhone plant closed; making face masks instead. RSA Conference (Feb 24...

» Israeli soldiers tricked into installing malware by Hamas agents posing as women
1 day ago from ZDNet | security RSS
IDF: Six social media accounts were redirecting soldiers to installing three malware-infected apps.

» 8 Best Digital Marketing Strategies Small Businesses Should Implement
1 day ago from ReadWrite
In the last decade, things went from offline to online. People are now searching for clothes on e-commerce websites instead of looking for some stores. Businesses are taking their online presence seri...

» Samsung’s Ultra Thin Glass scratches as easily as plastic in Galaxy Z Flip durability test
1 day ago from xda-developers
The Galaxy Z Flip was recently announced as Samsung’s first clamshell foldable smartphone, and unlike with the Motorola Razr, there hasn’t been a delay in getting the phone into the hands of consu...

» Maui Project Wants to Bring Convergent Apps to Linux Desktops and Android
1 day ago from LXer Linux News
From the people behind Nitrux, a gorgeous Ubuntu-based GNU/Linux distribution focused on portable apps, here comes Maui Project, an open source community for building convergent apps for Linux desktop...

» Farmageddon movie review: Stop-motion sheep > CG hedgehog
1 day ago from Ars Technica
Studio behind Wallace & Gromit returns with whimsical lark about a sheep and a UFO.

» Windows 10X to Feature Faster Updates, Win32 Apps Support
1 day ago from BleepingComputer
On February 11, Microsoft revealed much more about Windows 10X, including what's under the hood and how it'll run Win32 desktop apps. [...]

» Linux 5.6-rc2 Released - Led By Documentation + Tooling Updates
1 day ago from Phoronix
The second weekly release candidate of Linux 5.6 is now available and overall it's quite a calm test release...

» US administration requests $9.8B for cyber 2021 budget for the Department of Defense
1 day ago from Security Affairs
The US administration requested $9.8 billion for cyber in next year’s budget for the Department of Defense, the amount is the same as last year. The US administration requested $9.8 billion for cybe...

» Wine 5.2 With Better Handling For The Null Display Driver, UTF-8 Support
1 day ago from Phoronix
Wine 5.2 is out as the second bi-weekly development release of Wine following the recent Wine 5.0 stable debut. This post-5.0 unstable series is ultimately leading up to Wine 6.0's release early next ...

» How the US-China trade war is felt stateside: Xilinx trims workforce after lucrative Huawei sales pipe blocked
1 day ago from The Register
'A combination of losing Huawei and slower than anticipated ramp in 5G' A small round of layoffs at Silicon Valley's Xilinx was the result of the US government's ongoing war on Huawei, one of the FPGA...

» How to List Cron Jobs in Linux
1 day ago from LXer Linux News
Cron is a scheduling daemon that allows you to schedule the execution of tasks at specified intervals. These tasks are called cron jobs and can be scheduled to run by a minute, hour, day of the month,...

» Copyright Troll Drops Lawsuits When it Gets the ‘Wrong’ Judge
1 day ago from TorrentFreak
Strike 3 Holdings is one of the most active copyright litigants in the U.S. In recent years, the company has identified thousands of suspected pirates through court-ordered subpoenas. However, it does...

» Iranian hackers have been hacking VPN servers to plant backdoors in companies around the world
1 day ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Iranian hackers have targeted Pulse Secure, Fortinet, Palo Alto Networks, and Citrix VPNs to hack into large companies.

» Minicomputers and The Soul of a New Machine
1 day ago from LXer Linux News
The Command Line Heroes podcast is back, and this season it covers the machines that run all the programming languages I covered last season. As the podcast staff puts it:read more

» A Quick Look At The Blender 2.82 Performance On Intel + AMD CPUs
1 day ago from Phoronix
With Blender 2.82 having released on Friday, this weekend we've begun our benchmarking of this new Blender release as the leading open-source 3D modeling solution currently available. Here are some pr...

» New Outlook Spaces feature will help Office 365 users organize their mails, meetings, and documents
1 day ago from OnMSFT.com
Microsoft is working on a new "Outlook Spaces" experience for Outlook on the web, which will help you organize your emails, meetings, and documents in one clean space.

» Vulkan 1.2.133 Released With VK_KHR_shader_non_semantic_info
1 day ago from Phoronix
It's been nearly one month since the release of Vulkan 1.2.132 and that came shortly after the big Vulkan 1.2 milestone, but out today is now Vulkan 1.2.133...

» Save 93% off this SEO Training for 2020 Certification Bundle
1 day ago from Neowin
Grasp the core concepts of Search Engine Optimization with three hours of SEO training and have your brand rank above competitors. For a limited time only, grab this deal for only $12.99. Read more...

» Targeted Phishing Attack Aims For Well-Known Corporate Brands
1 day ago from BleepingComputer
A targeted phishing attack using SLK attachments is underway against thirteen companies, with some of them being well-known brands, to gain access to their corporate networks.  [...]

» Fish monsters, barking dogs, and roach patties: The films of Bong Joon-ho
1 day ago from Ars Technica
Ars and the Academy agree: Parasite is 2019's best. Let's explore his other films.

» Instagram CEO explains why the company hasn’t developed an iPad app yet
1 day ago from 9to5Mac
It’s 2020 and Instagram still doesn’t have an iPad app — despite its barrage of other feature additions and expansions. Now, in a response to a user question this weekend, Instagram CEO Adam Mo...

» This week’s top stories: iPhone 9 pricing and naming rumors, Swift Playgrounds for Mac, more
1 day ago from 9to5Mac
In this week’s top stories: More details on the iPhone 9, iOS 13.4 public beta testing, Microsoft launches xCloud beta for iOS, and much more. Read on for all of this week’s biggest news.more… T...

» iOS 13 Battery Drain: 15+ Tips to Make Your Battery Last Longer
2 days ago from MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories
With every new operating system update, there are complaints about battery life and rapid battery drain, and iOS 13 is no exception. Since iOS 13 was released, we've seen reports of issues with batter...

» Comment: Why iCloud is what keeps me from switching from Apple Music to Spotify
2 days ago from 9to5Mac
Over the years, I’ve dabbled with using Spotify instead of Apple Music. Both platforms offer users access to millions of songs and offer a wealth of personalization options. The one thing that has a...

» The Fairey Rotodyne, the vertical takeoff and landing airliner time forgot
2 days ago from Ars Technica
"I thought it was this forgotten branch of aviation—and it never really had its chance."

» Microsoft Weekly: Game testing, Insider updates, and dual screens
2 days ago from Neowin
As usual, quit a few things happened in the world of Microsoft this week. Patch Tuesday came and went, as did the company's dual-screen focused Developer Day event, and more. Catch up below. Read more...

» Review: Porsche Macan S will leave you wanting more
2 days ago from Ars Technica
Porsche's top-selling model pleases, but doesn't thrill like some other V6 SUVs.

» MyPaint 2.0 Released With New Features For Open-Source Drawing/Painting
2 days ago from Phoronix
If the likes of GIMP and Krita aren't satisfying your digital drawing/painting needs, MyPaint 2.0 has finally been released as a big update to this simplicity-minded, cross-platform and open-source pr...

» NVIDIA 440.58.01 Linux Driver Fixes Vulkan Game Crashes, New Extensions
2 days ago from Phoronix
Not scheduled to go live until Monday but up this weekend is the NVIDIA 440.58.01 Linux beta driver that offers a few Vulkan updates...

» Signal is finally bringing its secure messaging to the masses
2 days ago from Ars Technica
Encryption app puts $50 million infusion from WhatsApp cofounder to go mainstream.

» KDE Sees Improvements For Samba Shares, Fixing Mouse Input For GTK Apps On XWayland
2 days ago from Phoronix
While this week marked the release of KDE Plasma 5.18 LTS, KDE developers haven't let up on their bug fixing activities and other improvements to this open-source desktop environment...

» Blizzard moves Overwatch League matches from China to South Korea
2 days ago from Neowin
Due to health and safety concerns over the coronavirus outbreak, Blizzard has decided to move this year's Overwatch League matches from Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Hangzhou, China, to Seoul, South Korea....

» Linux-Based Windows 12 Lite Is Three Times Faster Than Windows 10
2 days ago from TechWorm
Since its advent in 2015, Windows 10 has been affected by countless problems and bugs. Sadly, the updates meant to fix the flaws in this operating system work the other way round. If you’ve had enou...

» nubia to unveil Red Magic 5G in China due to MWC 2020 cancellation
2 days ago from Neowin
Due to increasing concerns about the spread of the coronavirus, MWC 2020 was recently scrapped. As a result, nubia plans on unveiling its upcoming 5G smartphone domestically instead. Read more...

» Windows 10 KB4532693 & KB4524244 Update Causing Trouble [Easy Fixes]
2 days ago from TechWorm
Lately, Microsoft has been pushing many buggy software updates, and the recent KB4532693 and KB4524244 updates are no exception. A majority of Windows users have been experiencing serious issues due t...

» Don’t Use the Word ‘Did’ or a Dumb Anti-Piracy Company Will Delete You From Google
2 days ago from TorrentFreak
In 2018, the owner of Two-Bit History, a site dedicated to computer history, wrote a successful article about mathematician Ada Lovelace, who some credit as being the first computer programmer. Sadly,...

» GCC 10 Adds Late Support For -std=c++20 To Target C++20
2 days ago from Phoronix
With C++20 now effectively complete, GCC developers have made a rather late change for GCC 10 that is also long overdue and that is introducing the -std=c++20 switch for targeting C++20...

» Microsoft pulls the security update KB4524244 for Windows 10
2 days ago from gHacks Technology News
Microsoft published a standalone security update for Windows 10, KB4524244, on the February 2020 Patch Tuesday. The security update addressed "an issue in which a third-party Unified Extensible Firmwa...

» Internet privacy: the apps that protect you from your apps
2 days ago from Technology | The Guardian
Worried about the data collected about you? A new generation of startups is making apps to put your privacy settings straightTech companies don’t have favourite songs, but if they did, they would al...

» Apple Firmware Update For Magic Keyboards Decides To Change The Fn Key
2 days ago from Phoronix
Linux has supported the Apple Magic Keyboards since 2018 handling the Bluetooth connectivity and also needing some special handling for the numeric keypad. While that normally would be the end of the ...

» Chrome 81 In Beta With Web NFC, Modern Form Controls
2 days ago from Phoronix
Following last week's release of Chrome 80, Google this week promoted Chrome 81 into their beta channel...

» Prosecutor John Durham examining interagency turf war over Obama emails hacked by Russia: Report
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Federal prosecutor John Durham is scrutinizing the intelligence community’s interagency turf war over viewing secretive foreign intelligence and the government restricting access to President Barack...

» Linux 5.7 To See USB Fast Charge Support For Apple iOS Devices
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The Linux 5.7 kernel that will be out in the late spring / early summer is poised to see support for USB fast charging support for Apple iOS devices...

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» Microsoft fumbles another Windows 10 security update, removes it
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Microsoft issued a security update for supported versions of Windows 10 earlier this week, but it has since removed it due to more than one issue, including 'Reset this PC' failing. Read more...

» DragonFlyBSD 5.8-RC1 Is Ready With Many Changes From DSynth To Performance Optimizations
2 days ago from Phoronix
Not only did NetBSD 9.0 make its debut today but DragonFlyBSD 5.8 was branched and its first release candidate made while DragonFlyBSD 5.9 is the version now open on Git master...

» IOTA cryptocurrency shuts down entire network after wallet hack
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Hackers exploit vulnerability in official IOTA wallet to steal millions

» 'More guidance and regulation': Zuckerberg requests government rules on 'what discourse should be allowed'
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MUNICH — Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg called on Western governments to provide regulatory guidance for how social media companies can identify the boundaries of “what discourse should ...

» Second Windows 10 update is now causing problems by hiding user profiles
2 days ago from ZDNet | security RSS
Botched Windows 10 KB4532693 update is hiding user profiles. Uninstalling update fixes problems.

» Reiser5 Updates For Linux 5.5 Along With Reiser4
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The out-of-tree Reiser4 and Reiser5 (Reiser4 v5) patches have been updated against the recently stabilized Linux 5.5 kernel...

» New Wave Of Nintendo Anti-Piracy Complaints Helps Microsoft Too
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Nintendo has launched a new wave of DMCA complaints at Google in an effort to make piracy-enabling devices harder to find. In common with previous efforts, the gaming giant is making strategic use of ...

» C++20 Being Wrapped Up, C++23 In Planning
2 days ago from Phoronix
An ISO C++ Committee meeting just wrapped up in Prague and it was voted to send the draft international standard for C++ out for final approval and publication...

» 'You choose who your friends are': Facebook’s Zuckerberg rejects blame for online echo chambers
2 days ago from Technology
MUNICH — Government regulators shouldn’t blame social media companies for the so-called “echo chambers” that leave internet users vulnerable to disinformation campaigns, according to Facebook ...

» Review: Fantasy Island commits the ultimate cinematic sin: It’s boring
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Film reboot can't seem to decide what it wants to be when it grows up.

» 'Prejudices': Chinese envoy accuses West of bigotry in clash with Trump officials
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MUNICH — American and European leaders are guilty of bigotry against China that is driving tensions between the communist regime and Western powers, according to Beijing’s top diplomat.

» Photos: Apple Store arrives at Norwalk’s SoNo Collection
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» Americans trapped on cruise ship with coronavirus get to go home
2 days ago from Ars Technica
Once back, the cruise passengers will be subject to a 14-day federal quarantine.

» ‘Our collective future may hang in the balance’: Pentagon chief warns Europe about deals with 'nefarious' China
2 days ago from Technology
MUNICH — Chinese authorities have taken a series of “nefarious” actions that prove the necessity of keeping the communist regime out of Western telecommunications systems and other sensitive eco...

» Windows 10 Gets the Mac Hot Corners Feature With New App
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Apple's macOS comes with a Hot Corners feature that turns each of the four corners of the screen into action that will be executed. This allows you to quickly access Notification and other system feat...

» Save 66% off a factory recertified Microsoft Surface Pro 4
2 days ago from Neowin
Seamlessly browse and stream with this factory recertified tablet's speedy Core i5 CPU, Wi-Fi connectivity, and 12.3" PixelSense display. Save $1,000 off retail price, includes a year of warranty. Rea...