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What the F Society: PCMag Talks Mr. Robot Season 3, Episode 3

Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
The PCMag staff took a Slack break from chopping all that wood and hacked our way through eps3.2legacy.so.
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Nintendo Reveals Switch Players Favor Handheld Mode

Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
Handheld Mode comes out on top with 30 percent of owners using it most of the time, but 50 percent of players use both core modes.
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Nokia 2 Launches for $115 With 2-Day Battery Life

Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
A 5-inch Android Nougat smartphone with a 4,100mAh battery built using a single block of aluminum and Gorilla Glass 3.
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Facebook, Twitter Find Russian Activity to Churn Out Propaganda

Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
Facebook, Google, and Twitter are set to testify before a congressional subcommittee on Russia's attempt to use social media to influence last year's election.
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GameStop Launching 6-Month Game Subscription Service

Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
As a PowerPass member, you'll only be able to check out one pre-owned game at a time, but can swap it for a new one as often as you like.
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YouTube TV App Heads to Your Living Room Big Screen

Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
It's already possible to watch YouTube TV on your TV via Chromecast or Apple's AirPlay, but this new app should make things a lot more convenient.
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AI Enhances Smartphone Photos to DSLR Quality

Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
The researchers trained an artificial neural network to study the differences between smartphones and DSLR-captured photos and automatically enhances them.
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Google CEO Promises to Fix Offensive Cheeseburger Emoji

Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
There's something really wrong with the Web giant's cheeseburger emoji, and the Internet is not happy about it.
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Nvidia's AI Creates Artificial Human Faces from Celebrity Photos

Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
Nvidia researchers used an AI algorithm known as a generative adversarial networks to create photo-realistic images.
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Cheapest Amazon Kindle Gets Audible Support Again

Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
Amazon is touting the upcoming feature on its listing for the $79.99 device, noting that Audible support should be 'available in the coming months.'
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Microsoft to Save All Xbox Settings in the Cloud

Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
Whenever you setup a new Xbox console, all of your settings will be available and instantly applied. No more setup process, not even for TV and OneGuide!
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Save $130 on Dell Latitude 3379 2-in-1 Laptop

Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
Whether you're banging out a report for work or browsing the web in bed, this versatile little machine can easily be manipulated to adjust to your needs comfortably.
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Pixie Keeps Accounts Secure Using Pictures of Personal Objects

Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
Two-factor authentication that simply requires you take a picture of a personal object to gain access to your accounts.
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Nintendo Expects to Ship 16.7M Switch Consoles by April 2018

Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
The company is on course to easily surpass Wii U lifetime sales in just one year.
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Microsoft 365 Business Is About to Disrupt a Whole Lot of SMB Apps

Wed, 2017-11-01 14:01
Microsoft's new all-in-one, small business-focused offering combines full admin management and security tools with pared-down apps for email marketing, invoicing, and listings.
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BadRabbit Ransomware Avoids Russian Antivirus Vendor Dr. Web

Wed, 2017-11-01 14:01
BadRabbit will skip the encryption process when detecting the antivirus software from Russian security firm Dr. Web and profiles users before deciding to infect.
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Amazon Offering $250K in Prizes for Kid-Themed Alexa Skills

Wed, 2017-11-01 14:01
Amazon is seeking skills that will educate, entertain, and engage kids under the age of 13.
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Zuckerberg Promises Transparency on Facebook Political Ads

Wed, 2017-11-01 14:01
Facebook follows Twitter in trying to inject more transparency with its political ads.
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WhatsApp Now Lets You Recall Messages

Wed, 2017-11-01 14:01
Take note, though: you can only delete messages for everyone up to seven minutes after sending.
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iPhone X Screen Repairs Cost $279

Wed, 2017-11-01 14:01
The out-of-warranty repair costs for the iPhone X are high, and owners will have to decide whether buying AppleCare+ is worth it.
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