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5 new features worth checking out on iOS11

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Wed, 2017-09-20 04:42

Software update offers shortcuts, filters and AR

       
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Report: You Can Stop a Forced iPhone X Face ID Unlock

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Tue, 2017-09-19 21:46
Can somebody force you to unlock your iPhone X using Face ID? Not according to Apple's Craig Federighi.
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New Malicious Ads Mine Cryptocurrency in Your Browser

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Tue, 2017-09-19 21:46
Why bother infecting a PC when you can profit from mining cryptocurrency while your victim browses the Internet?
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Report: Google Parent Alphabet Mulling $1B Lyft Investment

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Tue, 2017-09-19 21:46
A deal wouldn't be too surprising considering Alphabet's self-driving car unit Waymo in May announced a partnership with Lyft.
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Chrome 64 Will Block Noisy Autoplay Videos

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Tue, 2017-09-19 21:46
'Starting in Chrome 64, autoplay will be allowed when either the media won't play sound, or the user has indicated an interest,' according to Google Software Engineer Mounir Lamouri.
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Google Deletes Inactive Android Device Backups After 2 Months

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Tue, 2017-09-19 21:46
If you don't use your smartphone for two months, no notification is sent and your backup will be removed from Google Drive Backup.
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Google Brings Street View to Earth VR App

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Tue, 2017-09-19 21:46
The Web giant recommends checking out places like AT&T Park in San Francisco, or the Old Port in Croatia, where you can see King's Landing from Game of Thrones.
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Paper ballots are back in vogue thanks to Russian hacking fears

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-09-19 17:42

Virginia abandons touch-screen-only voting machines after a Las Vegas hackathon shows how quickly they can be breached.

       
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Apple just dropped iOS 11 — but is it worth upgrading Now?

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-09-19 17:36

iOS 11 has new multitasking features, an improved Siri and customizable Control Center. Video provided by Newsy

       
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Apple iPhone consumers are waiting for iPhone X

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-09-19 17:01

Pre-sales of iPhone 8 not as robust as years past

       
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How to use all of your vacuum's attachments the right way

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-09-19 15:23

If you're not using your extra vacuum attachments, then you're not using your vacuum to its full potential.

       
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Target’s brand new home collection launches this week—and we are OBSESSED

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-09-19 15:22

A first look at stylish modernist furnishings that are easy on the wallet.

       
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Up Periscope: U.S. Navy to use Xbox game controller on submarines

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-09-19 15:12

The U.S. Navy plans to use Xbox 360 controllers to operate periscopes aboard its newer submarines.

       
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We've got the iPhone 8. Ask us questions on Facebook Live

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-09-19 15:00

Apple launching its next smartphone this Friday.

       
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You can pour detergent into these washing machines only once a month

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-09-19 14:56

Washers with detergent tanks can save you time and money.

       
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This is why an online search for Avril Lavigne is dangerous

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-09-19 14:54

Avril Lavigne was named the most dangerous to search online, according to McAfee.

       
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This smart scale will help you lose weight—and it's on sale for an unreal price

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-09-19 14:21

This smart scale from Eufy syncs with your phone and health apps, and it can manage a whole family. And right now it's 20% off on Amazon.

       
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Here is how to enable HDR gaming on your Xbox One or PS4

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-09-19 13:49

Whether it's the Xbox One or the PlayStation 4, here's how to enable HDR gaming

       
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It's called the 'Pao effect' — Asian women in tech are fighting deep-rooted discrimination

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-09-19 13:21

The double whammy of race and gender discrimination is holding back the careers of Asian and Asian American women in Silicon Valley.

       
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Here’s how to get the best deals at a going out of business sale

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Tue, 2017-09-19 12:10

Shoppers may not always find bargains when a store is closing

       
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