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Chrome Extension Hacked to Secretly Mine Cryptocurrency

Wed, 2018-01-03 11:51
The Archive Poster Chrome extension has, for weeks now, been secretly mining the cryptocurrency Monero via users' computers.
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The Self-Driving Bubble Is Nowhere Near Bursting

Wed, 2018-01-03 11:51
Billions of dollars poured into autonomous vehicle tech in 2017 and large companies are betting thei
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Kodi Launches on Xbox One, But Don't Expect Perfection

Wed, 2018-01-03 11:51
The free, open-source software, which is designed to help you organize and manage your local media collection on various devices, is now available worldwide via the Xbox Store.
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NASA, American Girl Create Aspiring Astronaut Doll

Wed, 2018-01-03 11:51
American Girl's 2018 girl of the year is Luciana Vega, an 11 year-old aspiring astronaut who wants to be the first person to set foot on Mars.
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iFixit Matches Apple's $29 Battery Offer, Adds Older iPhones

Wed, 2018-01-03 11:51
Apple's cheap battery replacement offer only applies to the iPhone 6 and iPhone 7 models, iFixit is also supporting the 4s, 5, 5s, and 5c.
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Apple Loses 'Steve Jobs' Branding Legal Battle

Wed, 2018-01-03 11:51
Italian clothing company Steve Jobs can continue to use the Apple founder's name, their logo, and plans to start offering electronic devices under the brand.
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Nintendo Appeal Fails in $10M Wii Remote Patent Lawsuit

Wed, 2018-01-03 11:51
The verdict has been upheld, but Nintendo can appeal again or opt to pay the $10.1 million award.
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Apple: Sorry for iPhone Slowdowns, Here's a Battery Discount

Wed, 2018-01-03 11:51
Apple will also introduce an iOS feature that will show you the health of the iPhone's battery and its effect on performance.
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John McAfee: My Twitter Account Was Hacked

Wed, 2018-01-03 11:51
On Wednesday, McAfee's Twitter account was urging his followers to buy up several lesser-known cryptocurrencies.
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LG Tips Google Assistant-Powered ThinQ Speaker

Tue, 2018-01-02 17:10
LG's 'first premium smart [artificial intelligence] audio product,' promises to deliver 'high-quality sound' and all the conveniences of Google's digital assistant.
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Snapchat Stories May Soon Be Embeddable

Tue, 2018-01-02 17:10
An upcoming feature will reportedly allow users to embed Stories originally posted to Snapchat on the Web, similar to how you can embed Twitter tweets on a website.
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Microsoft Accused of Copying Xbox One PUBG Ad Concept

Tue, 2018-01-02 17:10
The concept advert appeared in updated form without credit on the official Xbox Twitter account.
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Leaked Image Suggests Galaxy S9 Retains Headphone Jack

Tue, 2018-01-02 17:10
While other premium smartphones are copying Apple and ditching the headphone jack, it looks as though Samsung will continue to buck the trend.
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Panasonic's New Robot Harvests Tomatoes as Fast as a Human

Tue, 2018-01-02 17:10
We just took another step closer to fully-automated fresh food production.
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Web Trackers Lift Email Addresses Via Browser's Autofill Feature

Mon, 2018-01-01 21:52
Two marketing firms appear to be behind the web tracking, which occurred over 1,100 websites, according to Princeton researchers.
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Instagram's New 'Recommended' Section Will Keep You Scrolling

Mon, 2018-01-01 21:52
You could always visit the Explore section to see photos and videos based on your interests, but now, like it or not, you'll get a taste of this content in your feed as well.
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Bitcoin Philanthropist Gives $1M to the Internet Archive

Mon, 2018-01-01 21:52
On Wednesday, the mysterious Bitcoin miner also gave a $5 million donation to a charity fighting poverty in Africa.
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January's PlayStation Plus Lineup Includes Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Mon, 2018-01-01 21:52
On PlayStation 4, gamers with PS Plus can kick off 2018 with the action role-playing game Deus Ex: Mankind Divided and the graphic adventure title Batman: The Telltale Series.
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China Uses Messaging App to Go Digital With State-Issued IDs

Mon, 2018-01-01 21:52
The pilot program is being tested in the Chinese city of Guangzhou before its nationwide rollout next month.
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Tesla Planning to Make a Pickup Truck After 'Model Y'

Mon, 2018-01-01 21:52
'Am dying to build it,' Tesla CEO Elon Musk wrote of the pickup truck on Twitter Tuesday.
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