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Cryptocurrency Miner Invades 4,000 Sites Via Third-Party Tool

Thu, 2018-02-15 14:43
The incident affected Texthelp's Browsealoud software and managed to generate $24 in a virtual currency called Monero.
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Amazon Handing Out 'Several Hundred' Pink Slips

Thu, 2018-02-15 14:43
The layoffs will predominantly affect workers in the company's consumer retail business, according to The Seattle Times.
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Qualcomm's X24 Modem Pushes 4G LTE to 2Gbps

Wed, 2018-02-14 18:36
Qualcomm's new modem, scheduled for 2019, will let 4G LTE networks reach near-5G speeds.
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Omate's Nanoblock Watch Will Track Your Fidgety Kid

Wed, 2018-02-14 18:36
This new smartwatch for kids comes with a Lego-like band.
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Find New Gear at Incredible Prices at Massdrop

Wed, 2018-02-14 18:36
From tech to photography to knitting, there's a Massdrop community available for just about anyone.
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'Olympics Destroyer' Malware Targets PyeongChang Networks

Wed, 2018-02-14 18:36
The malware, dubbed Olympics Destroyer, is similar to the BadRabbit and NotPetya ransomware outbreaks from last year, according to Cisco Talos.
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Initial Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Benchmarks Look Pretty Good

Wed, 2018-02-14 18:36
The chipset in the Samsung Galaxy S9 may have a 20-40 percent increase in web browsing performance over the Galaxy S8.
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Grandparents Love Facebook, Teens Not So Much

Wed, 2018-02-14 18:36
The social network is expected to lose 2 million users ages 24 and younger in 2018.
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Fujitsu Recalls Thousands of Laptop Batteries Due to Fire Risk

Wed, 2018-02-14 18:36
The battery packs were supplied by Panasonic and could result in a battery fire, one of which has already been reported.
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Apple's HomePod Is 'Built Like a Tank' and Very Hard to Repair

Tue, 2018-02-13 23:15
iFixit's teardown reveals a lot of very strong adhesive and a non-removable power cord.
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Technology Is in Every Fiber of Your Clothing

Tue, 2018-02-13 23:15
Technology is no longer just a runway accessory; it's a tool required for all aspects of producing, selling, and marketing fashion.
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Mario Kart Tour Is 'Free to Start'

Tue, 2018-02-13 23:15
You'll be able to download and play the game for free on your smartphone, but expect to pay if you want all the content.
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See the Battery Status of Those You're Tracking on Google Maps

Tue, 2018-02-13 23:15
Google Maps supports real-time location sharing; soon, you might also be able to see if the phone of the person you're following is about to die.
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Ford Wants to Sell You a Mileage Plan Instead of New Car

Tue, 2018-02-13 23:15
Ford's Canvas vehicle subscription service offers the benefits of owning a car without the long-term commitment.
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Apple Posts 3 HomePod Tutorials to YouTube

Tue, 2018-02-13 23:15
If you're not sure how to get started with your new HomePod, head to YouTube.
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Twitter Scammers Impersonate Celebs, Ask for Cryptocurrency

Tue, 2018-02-13 23:15
If Donald Trump is asking you to give him some Bitcoin on Twitter, and promising to give you even more Bitcoin for your donation, odds are good you're being scammed.
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VLC 3.0 Update Supports HDR10, Chromecast Streaming

Tue, 2018-02-13 23:15
A brand-new version of the open-source VLC media player is here, and it's a must-download for movie watchers of all kinds—especially 4K enthusiasts.
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Facial-Recognition Systems Struggle to ID Dark-Skinned Women

Tue, 2018-02-13 23:15
Facial-recognition systems only misidentified lighter-skinned men 1 percent of the time; that shot up to 35 percent for darker-skinned women, MIT Media Labs finds.
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Donate to Black Girls Code Via Lyft

Tue, 2018-02-13 23:15
The next time you take a Lyft ride, the app-based ridesharing service can automatically round up your fare to the nearest dollar and donate the difference to Black Girls Code.
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NASA Probe Captures Farthest Images Taken Away From Earth

Tue, 2018-02-13 07:38
The New Horizons spacecraft has been exploring the Kuiper Belt, an area on the edge of our solar system filled with frozen floating objects.
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