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Gmail Will Now Convert Phone Numbers, Addresses to Links

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Fri, 2017-09-22 01:20
It's not a revolutionary feature, but it's a nice change that should save you some time.
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T-Mobile Increases Throttling Limit to 50GB

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Fri, 2017-09-22 01:20
Starting tomorrow, T-Mobile will only reduce your internet speeds after you've already consumed 50GB of data in a given month, up from 32GB.
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Don't Let the Sprint/T-Mobile Zombie Merger Rise Again

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Fri, 2017-09-22 01:20
A combined Sprint and T-Mobile would make us more like Canada, and not in a good way.
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Is the Door Locked? New August Smart Locks Can Tell You

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Fri, 2017-09-22 01:20
The company has announced two new Smart Locks and a new Doorbell Cam, all of which include DoorSense, an integrated sensor that can tell you if your door is open or closed.
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Report: Equifax Hacked Months Before Major Breach

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Fri, 2017-09-22 01:20
The previous hack may have been carried out by the same attackers who eventually stole troves of personal information.
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Niantic's Next Augmented Reality Game May Call You

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Fri, 2017-09-22 01:20
Niantic CTO Phil Keslin hints at audio playing a part in Niantic's next AR game after Pokemon Go.
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Sony Announces Call of Duty and Monster Hunter Themed PS4s

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Fri, 2017-09-22 01:20
For now, they are only confirmed for Japan, but the Call of Duty PS4 may head west.
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Want to Mine Ethereum? Choose Your Graphics Card Wisely

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Fri, 2017-09-22 01:20
Mining cryptocurrency efficiently requires using the right graphics card. Luckily, the hard work of choosing which one to buy is being done for you.
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Report: Hewlett Packard Enterprise to slash 5,000 jobs, 10% of workforce

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-09-21 21:00

The cuts comes as CEO Meg Whitman looks to reposition the legacy tech company as a nimble, cloud-focused business.

       
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Bill to attract Foxconn to Wisconsin may not be constitutional

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-09-21 20:12

A Wisconsin bill designed to attract a Foxconn manufacturing plant may be unconstitutional. Critics say it overrides the judicial branch's power. Video provided by Newsy

       
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Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook will give ads linked to Russian government to Congress

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-09-21 19:00

Mark Zuckerberg pledged that Facebook would make it "much harder" for anyone to interfere in elections and to "use our tools to undermine democracy."

       
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Facebook to release Russia ads to Congress

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-09-21 18:59

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says the company is "actively working" with the U.S. government on its ongoing investigations into Russian interference into the 2016 presidential election. (Sept. 21)

       
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Equifax support team sent victims of breach to fake site

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-09-21 18:06

A series of tweets posted by company featured link to the wrong site where users can see if they're impacted by breach.

       
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Wireless charging? Try a battery case instead

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-09-21 17:54

New iPhones take wireless charging, but they're cumbersome and slow. Jefferson Graham recommends a battery case instead on TalkingTech.

       
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Can you live only on bitcoin? Some believers try it

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-09-21 16:37

For many, it is a lifestyle, valued for its financial potential and privacy from the prying eyes of a distrusted government.

       
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Google inks $1.1 billion deal with HTC, maker of Pixel smartphones

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-09-21 16:23

HTC already makes hardware for Google's Pixel phones.

       
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Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg says ads targeting 'Jew haters' failed users, pledges reform

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-09-21 15:36

Facebook said it would tighten enforcement to ensure that content that violates its community standards cannot be used to target ads.

       
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This award winning cast iron is only $15 right now—it's time to replace your scratched nonstick pan

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-09-21 14:48

Lodge makes the best cast iron pans we've ever tested, and this square skillet is on sale for a great low price right now.

       
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Apple TV takes on 4K streaming: spiffy catch-up to Amazon, Roku

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-09-21 14:20

The newest Apple TV device, out Friday starting at $179, delivers 4K video for the first time. We look at how it stacks up with the competition.

       
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Insidious 'attack within an attack' found in popular CCleaner program

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-09-21 14:01

The massive hit on a popular PC and phone cleaning program may have really been a fake to get at high-value tech targets.

       
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