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Intel facing multiple class action suits over chip security flaw

The company already released mitigations against Meltdown in its most recent versions of iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV software. "Meltdown" and "Spectre" are two bugs that could allow hacker...

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Acer launches a new Chromebook 11 with USB-C

Acer launches a new Chromebook 11 with USB-C

To make up for it, there are ports galore with two USB 3.0 Type-A ports and two USB 3.1 Type-C ports so you can plug in all the things. Adding a splash of color, the Chromebook 11 features USB-C ports...

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Intel is rising after saying it's fixed the 'Spectre' CPU flaw

The scramble to harden a broad array of devices comes after researchers found two significant vulnerabilities within modern computing hardware, one of which can not be fully resolved as of yet. Noting...

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Apple: App Store customers spent $890 million Christmas week

Apple: App Store customers spent $890 million Christmas week

Its subscribers of Free Starter plans and Android app development will have up to March 1 to use the service. The Canadian software startup Buddybuild has reportedly been recently acquired by Apple...

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Ajayi, Bailly Voted Into 2017 African Best XI — Aiteo CAF Awards

Ajayi, Bailly Voted Into 2017 African Best XI — Aiteo CAF Awards

L-R- Juiliet Ibrahim, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang African Player of the Year and Robert Marawa at the GLO/CAF awards in Abuja on Thursday, 7 January 2016. If you want to go up, don't stay down. " ...

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Samsung teams up with Verizon on 5G

Samsung teams up with Verizon on 5G

The markets for that deal were not specified, although Verizon earlier announced plans to roll out 5G broadband services in up to five US markets in 2018. "We're confident this latest standards milest...

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Nissan Wants to Improve Vehicle Handling by Reading Your Mind

Nissan Wants to Improve Vehicle Handling by Reading Your Mind

Predict: By catching signs that the driver's brain is about to initiate a movement - such as turning the steering wheel or pushing the accelerator pedal - driver assist technologies can begin the act...

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Year's First Tuna Auction Is On

Year's First Tuna Auction Is On

Despite forking out such a giant amount for fish, Onodera failed to beat the record price that has been paid for a premier species of a tuna fish. During the 2013 new year auction , Kimura bought a 4...

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Nintendo Switch makes history in the US

That beats a previous record set by the PlayStation 2 and the Wii. The PS2 now has the world record for console sales, selling an impressive 155 million units during its lifetime. The game has since e...

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US Customs phone, laptop border searches increased substantially in 2017

US Customs phone, laptop border searches increased substantially in 2017

Data released by the CBP reveals that despite the lower number, at least compared to the number of travelers going in and out, the agency searched a significantly larger number of electronic devices...

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Twitter Defends Its Refusal to Suspend Trump's Account

But it is-judging from the multiple White House officials and administration veterans The Daily Beast talked to for this story-also one they have normalized internally. But even with Twitter's latest ...

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Markets race to record highs on fund inflows, global leads

Markets race to record highs on fund inflows, global leads

In sectoral terms, the BSE telecom index rose the most by gaining 2.75 per cent, followed by consumer durables 1.25 per cent, teck 0.89 per cent, realty 0.75 per cent, FMCG 0.74 per cent, healthcare...

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Google has Revealed Serious Malfunctions in Intel's Chips and Other Manufacturers

Google has Revealed Serious Malfunctions in Intel's Chips and Other Manufacturers

Intel and Google said they planned to unveil the problem next week when the corrections will be ready. But the sell off could draw even more scrutiny now, given the news about the security v...

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Extreme cold snap continues, warning issued for minus 40 wind chills

Extreme cold snap continues, warning issued for minus 40 wind chills

While flurries are possible and expected in some areas throughout next week, Environment Canada says a welcome reprieve from the extreme cold is fast approaching. All city-run recreation centres are a...

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Intel Faced With 'PR Nightmare' After Catastrophic Chip Exploit

Intel Faced With 'PR Nightmare' After Catastrophic Chip Exploit

Ordinary web-browsing could be enough to expose data to hackers in the wake of Google's exposure of a fundamental design flaw in Intel and other microprocessors. Intel's CEO said researchers at Google...

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NYC, Long Island brace for winter storm

NYC, Long Island brace for winter storm

Cities in the Southeast that rarely see snow turned into winter wonderlands as dozens of auto crashes were reported and airports closed. It already has led to thousands of canceled flights and shu...

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IPhone users paying double for batteries?

IPhone users paying double for batteries?

Replacement costs for iPhone batteries are more than double those for other brand phones like Samsung, LG and Huawei, according to industry sources on January 5. Although the company denied it deliber...

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Android banking Trojan targets banks apps, including India's HDFC, ICICI and Axis

Android banking Trojan targets banks apps, including India's HDFC, ICICI and Axis

Once one of the above app is found, the malware sends a fake notification which seems to originate from the bank. The malware is distributed through a fake Flash Player on third party stores, the ...

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Spotify's Chief Content Officer Is Leaving Ahead of IPO

Spotify's Chief Content Officer Is Leaving Ahead of IPO

Blom's departure comes after Spotify has filed confidential plans to go public via a unique "direct" IPO ; the company has been targeting a spring date for the listing. The Apple Music service co...

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The 'India twist' to WhatsApp crash on New Year

The 'India twist' to WhatsApp crash on New Year

The features, which are the clones of rival app Snapchat, now boast numbers nearly twice the size of Snapchat that has 173 million daily active users. The official rollout of the feature may happen so...

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All iPhones and iPads affected by Meltdown and Spectre, says Apple

Apple has confirmed that all Mac systems and iOS devices are affected by Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities . The company reminded users to only download software from "trusted sources such as...

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More Burnout Paradise HD Remaster rumors surface

More Burnout Paradise HD Remaster rumors surface

Did any of you guys play Burnout back in the day? It all started with a Brazilian retailer listing the game for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in mid-December. Burnout Paradise was originally rel...

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Lenovo set to unveil its 2018 lineup of ThinkPad laptops

Lenovo set to unveil its 2018 lineup of ThinkPad laptops

Lenovo bills the ThinkPad T Series as the "perfected corporate workhorse", which comes in three variants, including the 14-inch ThinkPad T480s and ThinkPad T480 , and 15-inch ThinkPad T580. 68...

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Taco Bell is adding fries to their menu

Taco Bell is adding fries to their menu

Customers can also order "Supreme" fries for $2.49, which come with toppings like beef and Pica de Gallo, or "Bell Grande" fries for $3.49. Already two fast food giants have followed suit with Jack...

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[Update] iPhone Batteries From Third Parties Might Not Match Apple's Price

[Update] iPhone Batteries From Third Parties Might Not Match Apple's Price

It can be recalled that the tech giant has received backlash from iPhone users lately due to battery issues, with owners of old iPhones complaining about the slowdown and overheating of their phones...

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OnePlus 5T Sandstone White variant is launched, finally!

OnePlus 5T Sandstone White variant is launched, finally!

Reportedly, the company made over 100 prototypes before perfecting the process. We saw this coming, and while some us even expected a Sandstone Black version of the OnePlus 5T, for now, we are goi...

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OnePlus 5T sandstone variant expected to launch on January 5

OnePlus 5T sandstone variant expected to launch on January 5

Apparently, the Chinese OEM is gearing to unveil a new Sandstone version of the OnePlus 5T too. You won't be able to get the cheaper 6GB/64GB configuration in white though, with the black OnePlus...

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Samsung Galaxy X Foldable Phone To Feature Apple 3D Touch-Like Technology?

Samsung Galaxy X Foldable Phone To Feature Apple 3D Touch-Like Technology?

And now, if the reports are to be believed, the foldable displays will also incorporate pressure sensitive technology, which means big news for the competition. Back in September 2016, Ko Dong-jin, th...

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Monster Hunter World update in Spring 2018 adds Deviljho

Monster Hunter World update in Spring 2018 adds Deviljho

Here's the forecast: the most exciting upcoming PC games . Capcom has also confirmed the news that there are plans for post-launch support of Monster Hunter: World such as regular content upd...

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Major security flaws put virtually all phones & computers at risk

For high workload cloud environments, for instance, the performance hit could be very noticeable, and affect a large number of people. Intel is at the center of the problem because it supplies the...

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