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Some Android Malware Can Break Your Phone When 2020-02-21 07:00:00Since Android's unveiling in 2007, the platform has stayed true to its commitment to provide open and free source code. The source code is freely ava

AI in the Courts: The Jury Is Out 2020-02-20 07:00:00A session on the role of emerging technologies in the courtroom was part of last month's New York State Bar Association Annual Meeting in New York Ci

Unsigned Firmware Puts Windows, Linux Peripherals at Risk 2020-02-19 15:23:07Eclypsium has released research that identifies and confirms unsigned firmware in WiFi adapters, USB hubs, trackpads and cameras used in Windows and L

Extortion Artists Prey on AdSense Users 2020-02-19 08:00:00A new extortion scheme targets users of Google's AdSense program. The scam threatens to flood a website with bogus traffic until Google suspends the

The Drones Are Coming 2020-02-18 13:44:29Spurred by everything from environmental concerns to the desire to avoid congested roads, companies are developing, testing, and beginning to implemen

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ACLU Blasts Clearview's Facial Recognition Accuracy Claims 2020-02-14 07:00:00The American Civil Liberties Union has leveled criticisms against facial recognition tool developer Clearview for making misleading claims about the a

It's Time for a Social Media and Disinformation 2020-02-13 15:23:57Can social media be saved? Can democracy be saved? The first question may seem less compelling than the second, but to some very worried observers, th

Samsung Scores With 5G Galaxy S20's Camera Specs, 2020-02-12 13:20:26Samsung has refreshed its Galaxy smartphone line, introduced a new foldable phone, and upgraded its wireless earbuds offering. Its three new flagship

Razr Reviews Raise $1500 Durability Question 2020-02-11 13:54:59Motorola's new foldable Razr phone has been garnering mediocre notices from early reviewers, who tended to find its performance underwhelming for a p

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Galaxy S20: 10 tips and tidbits you need 2020-02-20 08:17:00Samsung's new series of S20 phones go up for preorder this week, and if you plan on buying one, you already know all about the giant screens, eye-pop

Best headphones: Our top picks for personal listening 2020-02-20 06:00:00Whether you're looking for an over-the-ear, on-ear, or in-ear model, we'll help you find the perfect pair.

Zvox AV50 wireless noise-cancelling headphone review: There's a 2020-02-20 06:00:00The sound quality is rich and clear, and the active noise cancelling is quite effective, although the vocal enhancer is very subtle.

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The best graphics cards for PC gaming 2020-02-19 14:56:00“What graphics card within my budget gives me the best bang for my buck?”That simple question cuts to the core of what people hunting for

This insightful Intel video explains how CPUs are 2020-02-19 14:29:00Yes, computer processors work. But have you ever wondered how they work? Today, Intel published a fascinating animated video outlining “key conc

Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 screens are cracking, some 2020-02-19 14:10:00An unknown number of Microsoft Surface Laptop 3 notebooks have developed cracks in their screens that the owners say spontaneously occurred.A collecti

First Alert Onelink Safe & Sound review: Alexa 2020-02-19 12:19:00Here's a clever way to get a smart speaker into every room without cluttering up every room with a smart speaker.

The Full Nerd ep. 126: Nvidia's unbuyable Cyberpunk 2020-02-19 11:50:00In this episode of The Full Nerd, Brad Chacos, Alaina Yee, and Adam Patrick Murray dive deep into the latest graphics cards news.First,

Hands on: Microsoft's Office app for Android is 2020-02-19 11:00:00Microsoft’s mobile version of Office for Android and iOS is distinctly unlike the company’s Office app for Windows 10. While the latter se

We build a capable $300 gaming PC. Believe 2020-02-19 10:00:00The glamour in PC gaming surrounds headliners like AMD’s 3950X, Intel’s 9900K, and Nvidia’s RTX 2080 Ti, but many people live on the

HP Envy 13 review: A slim, light, and 2020-02-19 06:30:00There’s a lot to like about the HP Envy 13, starting with its super-slim design, its bright 4K display, its comfy keypad and impressive quad-cor

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Investors in LatAm get bitten by the hotel 2020-02-21 17:07:12Some of Latin America’s leading venture capital investors are now backing hotel chains. In fact, Ayenda, the largest hotel chain in Colombia, ha

SpaceX said to be seeking around $250 million 2020-02-21 16:51:46SpaceX is looking to raise around $250 million in new funding according to a new report from CNBC’s Michael Sheetz. The additional cash would br

Trump’s Election Day YouTube takeover plan feels very 2020-02-21 15:47:26According to a report from Bloomberg, the Trump campaign called dibs on some of the most prized ad space online in the days leading up to the 2020 U.S

Dear Sophie: I need the latest details on 2020-02-21 14:12:56The U.S. government has shared much more information about changes to the H-1B visa program in recent weeks.

Outdoor Voices founder Tyler Haney is stepping down 2020-02-21 13:35:07Tyler Haney, the founder and chief executive of activewear label Outdoor Voices, has stepped down, the company confirmed for us this afternoon. The Bu

Hot Wheels made two remote-controlled Tesla Cybertruck toys 2020-02-21 13:24:04Hot Wheels will ship you a Cybertruck long before Tesla is likely to make any deliveries on their electric retro-future wheeled trapezoid: The toy mak

Do AI startups have worse economics than SaaS 2020-02-21 13:17:16A few days ago, Andreessen Horowitz’s Martin Casado and Matt Bornstein published an interesting piece digging into the world of artificial intel

SpaceX anticipates building ‘many rockets’ as it iterates 2020-02-21 13:02:35SpaceX founder Elon Musk has been sharing a number of updates about his company’s progress on Starship this week. Along with footage of the asse

Daily Crunch: Coronavirus causes likely PC shipment decline 2020-02-21 12:59:46The coronavirus outbreak continues to impact the tech industry, Facebook’s Libra Association signs up a new partner and short-form video service

Mangrove Capital’s Mark Tluszcz on the huge mHealth 2020-02-21 12:14:35Mangrove Capital Partners’ co-founder and CEO Mark Tluszcz is brimming with enthusiasm for what’s coming down the pipe from health tech st

These leaders are coming to Robotics + AI 2020-02-21 11:45:59TechCrunch Sessions: Robotics + AI brings together a wide group of the ecosystem’s leading minds on March 3 at UC Berkeley. Over 1,000+ attendee

DSP Concepts raises $14.5M for its Audio Weaver 2020-02-21 11:14:37DSP Concepts — a startup whose Audio Weaver software is used by companies as varied as Tesla, Porsche, GoPro and Braun Audio — is announci

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10 sites to watch movies for free 2020-02-22 04:00:48What should I watch? This question plagues us, no matter how we watch TV. Once we’ve binged our favorite series, seen all the recommended shows

What does Apple have up its sleeve in 2020-02-21 15:34:54Apple is expected to have at least two big product launches in 2020 with the first round coming possibly as early as March. The focus of the second, i

New Army technology fast-tracks damaged tanks back to 2020-02-21 15:07:11Should U.S. forces be facing a massive armored enemy ground vehicle assault, they would need their own heavily armored vehicles -- such as infantry ca

8 places better than Craigslist to sell your 2020-02-21 14:38:53When it comes to selling things you no longer need, Craigslist is the go-to place for many people. But we’ve all heard the horror stories about

Dad of journalist Alison Parker blasts Google over 2020-02-20 15:37:57The father of a television news journalist named Alison Parker blasted Google-owned YouTube for allowing despicable videos of her murder to proliferat

Navy arms amphibs with 13 F-35s, changes future 2020-02-20 15:20:29Launching a massive, fast-paced air assault from the sea, providing close-air support for amphibious assault forces and bringing forward-operating sur

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YouTube videos of journalist Alison Parker’s murder still 2020-02-20 12:05:55The father of Alison Parker, a television news journalist who was murdered during a live broadcast in 2015, has slammed YouTube over sick videos of he

What happens to your social media accounts when 2020-02-19 04:00:12None of us are getting out of this alive. With the advent of consumer tech and the internet, you can now make your wishes known in a myriad of ways. F

Pentagon wants to design unmanned ‘flying gun’ 2020-02-18 14:54:10The Pentagon is seeking millions for an unmanned flying gun that could handle airborne or ground-based targets.

Elon Musk takes shot at Bill Gates, cites 2020-02-18 08:04:01Following an interview where Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates revealed that he purchased a new Porsche and gave credit to Elon Musk's Tesla for pushin

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STRAFFR is a latest gym personal trainer for 2020-02-19 06:28:44STRAFFR is the latest gym personal trainer for effective workouts. Its compact smart resistance band makes working-out simple, effective, and personal

Asigra warns increase in ransomware threat to RMM 2020-02-19 05:59:05Leading cloud backup, recovery and restore software provider Asigra Inc., today released a bulletin to the company’s global network of managed s

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How To Use Rufus To Create A Bootable 2020-02-17 01:51:34Gone are those days when we used to CD or DVD to boot Windows XP and higher OS versions. The latest models of laptops and desktops are not coming with

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What are the Best Tools for Keeping Your 2020-02-15 11:43:33Keeping your personal information safe becomes more challenging with the growth of technology. The first step is knowing if any of your information is

Top 15 Best Examples of Stunning App Design 2020-02-15 11:01:33Are you thinking about creating your first mobile app for iOS? And how to make it stylish and liked by users? It’s hard to develop fresh ideas a

Spotify adds ability to search songs by its 2020-02-15 01:53:35We have seen that companies can be good and bad in the tech industry as well as the industry in general. Now, there has been a lot of talk about givin

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Quibi quick-bite video streaming app arrives with pre-registration 2020-02-21 18:08:12Quibi, the upcoming video service that promises short-form videos ideal for watching on a smartphone, has launched its mobile app on the Google Play S

Shiny Pokemon GO events this weekend: Rock Wrecker 2020-02-21 17:26:20The most friendly Pokemon GO weekend event of all begins today. This is what’s called the Pokemon GO “Special Friendship Weekend.” D

Why the new Star Wars: The Clone Wars 2020-02-21 17:08:49Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Season 7 started its run this week with an episode called “The Bad Batch.” With this, the Star Wars animated se

iHeartMedia is turning its most popular podcasts into 2020-02-21 16:52:47iHeartMedia, the company behind iHeartRadio, has teamed up with Flatiron Books to establish a new imprint for podcasts turned into books. The new impr

Kings Canyon returns to Apex Legends, but not 2020-02-21 16:04:38When Apex Legends season 4 launched earlier this month, it brought a revamped World’s End map with. That map will be the primary map for the fir

CDC: Coronavirus community spread “very possible – even 2020-02-21 15:50:26Aggressive controls around travel and CDC testing have been successful so far in keeping coronavirus cases in the US minimal, the Centers for Disease

NASA will use Mars InSight lander’s robotic arm 2020-02-21 15:48:31NASA is ready to take more drastic actions to help the ‘mole’ instrument that has been attempting to burrow into the Martian surface for a

HMS and Huawei app store target Google, Apple: 2020-02-21 15:41:26The year 2020 will prove to the world just how ready Huawei is to live in a world without Google on Android. Huawei was blocked last year from working

Valve Index will be in short supply thanks 2020-02-21 15:20:23As the release of Half-Life: Alyx quickly approaches, Valve has been having a difficult time keeping the Index VR headset in stock. The Index has been

Study finds fasting is key to triggering olive 2020-02-21 14:58:19The popular Mediterranean diet, which is commonly referred to as a heart-healthy way of eating, has been linked to a number of potential health benefi

The Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G’s 100x zoom is 2020-02-21 14:25:56Nobody can accuse the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G of not taking photography seriously. Flagship of the new S20 family, its four main cameras includes

Pokemon HOME hits a big milestone right out 2020-02-21 13:31:05Earlier this month, Nintendo launched a new app for Switch and mobile devices called Pokemon HOME. Meant to be a companion to modern games in the Poke

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Tesla Cybertruck will have high-tech interface to make 2020-02-21 23:19:01 Tesla CEO Elon Musk is on a roll with more announcements about the Cybertruck today.  He described a “towing calculator” which will

Elon Musk: Tesla Cybertruck will come standard with 2020-02-21 19:23:45 Elon Musk made some new comments about the production version of the Tesla Cybertruck, which he says will come standard with “laser blade light

Journal of Energy Storage studies EV owner’s manuals, 2020-02-21 18:22:20 Researchers at the University of Michigan this week published a paper entitled, “Strategies to limit degradation and maximize Li-ion battery se

Texas leads the US in wind power — 2020-02-21 17:21:28 Texas likes to do things big. The Lone Star State leads the US with the most energy generated by wind power, and now it’s ramping up solar, whi

Podcast: Tesla 110 kWh battery pack, LFP batteries, 2020-02-21 15:05:05 This week on the Electrek Podcast, we discuss the most popular news in the world of sustainable transport and energy, including a Tesla 110 kWh

Get Kobalt’s streamlined 40V string trimmer for $52, 2020-02-21 13:29:34 Lowe’s offers the Kobalt 40V 13-inch Electric String Trimmer for $51.60 shipped. That’s down from the original $129 price tag and $9

Report: At current rate of EV deployment, automakers 2020-02-21 13:08:51 The world’s biggest gains in EV sales this year are expected in Europe. That’s because automakers face hefty fines if they don’t me

Audi suspends e-tron electric SUV production due to 2020-02-21 13:06:40 Audi confirmed that it is temporarily suspending production of its e-tron electric SUV due to supply problems. Battery cell supply issues are suspect

Tesla partners with Hot Wheels on Cybertruck remote-controlled 2020-02-21 11:10:25 Tesla and Hot Wheels have partnered to bring on remote-controlled versions of the Cybertruck, and they will come to market before the real thing. mor

EGEB: Fossil-fuel investor JP Morgan warns of ‘catastrophic’ 2020-02-21 10:30:02 In today’s Electrek Green Energy Brief (EGEB): A report sent out by JP Morgan to clients says climate-change inaction could be catastrophic. Th

Suzuki, last of Big Four Japanese motorcycle makers, 2020-02-21 09:03:15 All indications are that Suzuki is prepping itself to debut its first electric two-wheeler, following the likes of the other major Japanese motorcycl

Tesla Cybertruck is turned into police vehicle by 2020-02-21 08:57:01 The Ontario Provincial Police already released a concept of a Telsa Model X police vehicle, but now they are conceptualizing a Tesla Cybertruck elect

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Maryland bill would outlaw ransomware, keep researchers from 2020-01-27 17:21:48Requires consent before infecting, criminalizes other computering.

Check out Netflix’s Ghost in the Shell trailer 2020-01-27 17:08:38Despite the CGI controversy, the pedigree of the cast and crew is strong.

Plague Inc. maker: Don’t use our game for 2020-01-27 15:39:30Ndemic warns title is "not a scientific model" after spike in popularity.

Rocket League is dropping Mac, Linux because of 2020-01-27 13:59:31"0.3% of all active players" stat comes after vague explanation last week.

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina S3 is a mesmerizing 2020-01-27 13:35:06It's all about power: Who gets to have it, and how to wield it responsibly

Google’s upcoming Airdrop clone gets an early demo 2020-01-27 13:21:02Send files locally over Wi-Fi, even when there's no Internet connection.

General Motors will invest $2.2 billion to build 2020-01-27 13:09:58Detroit-Hamtramck will build battery electric trucks and SUVs, starting in 2021.

Feds, states consider tag-teaming massive Google investigation 2020-01-27 12:33:01It takes a lot of resources to do a deep dive on a company as big as Google.

Verizon brings 5G to the Super Bowl—for part 2020-01-27 12:23:15It looks like Verizon 5G still can't cover a whole NFL stadium.

House legislators want to hand NASA’s human spaceflight 2020-01-27 10:38:43Lawmakers also appear to like cost-plus contracts.

SpaceX scrubs Starlink launch attempt Monday due to 2020-01-27 08:55:14Launch attempt will be flown by a thrice-used first stage.

Linux on laptops: Ubuntu 19.10 on the HP 2020-01-27 08:26:55The HP Dragonfly Elite is a great Windows laptop—but how well does it run Linux?

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10,000 times faster calculations of many-body quantum dynamics 2020-02-20 13:04:46How an electron behaves in an atom, or how it moves in a solid, can be predicted precisely with the equations of quantum mechanics. These theoretical

Journey to the center of Mars 2020-02-20 10:40:55Scientists have built a new compositional model for Mars. They used rocks from Mars and measurements from orbiting satellites to predict the depth to

18-hour year planet on edge of destruction 2020-02-20 10:40:45Astronomers from the University of Warwick have observed an exoplanet orbiting a star in just over 18 hours, the shortest orbital period ever observed

'Wood' you like to recycle concrete? 2020-02-20 10:11:19Scientists studied a method for recycling unused concrete with wood fibers. They found the conditions that produce new building materials with bending

New graphene-based metasurface capable of independent amplitude and 2020-02-20 10:11:11Researchers described a new strategy of designing metamolecules that incorporates two independently controllable subwavelength meta-atoms. This two-pa


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