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Apple's iPhone XS beats every top Android phone in ‘portrait mode' shootout

Apple's iPhone XS beats every top Android phone in ‘portrait mode' shootout

3 hours ago   |   BGR   |   3 articles

If we forget about the utter disaster that was the Galaxy Fold, Samsung over the past few years has done an impressive job of churning out premium smartphones that can stand...
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Get four times the security on your devices for one low price

5 hours ago   |   Android Community

Securing our devices against internet threats can get pretty expensive. To be completely watertight you'll need a VPN, password manager, antivirus, and then a way to backup all...
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Cox launches first gaming-optimized internet service, and it's worrying

Cox launches first gaming-optimized internet service, and it's worrying

9 hours ago   |   Tech Radar

When the FCC scrapped net neutrality legislation in 2017, many media outlets and analysts warned that it was only a matter of time until a company took advantage of the...
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Facebook Will Pay Up To $5B For Being Careless With Your Data

10 hours ago   |   Android Headlines

Facebook released its financial results for the first quarter of 2019 and have confided that it's expected to pay between $3 and $5 billion in fines from the FTC. These fines...
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Adware apps still common on Google Play Store

Adware apps still common on Google Play Store

11 hours ago   |   Tech Radar

Through the use of its mobile threat intelligence platform apklab.io, Avast has discovered 50 adware apps on the Google Play Store that have been installed anywhere from 5k to...
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Password1, Password2, Password3 no more: Microsoft drops password expiration rec

Password1, Password2, Password3 no more: Microsoft drops password expiration rec

11 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

For many years, Microsoft has published a security baseline configuration: a set of system policies that are a reasonable default for a typical organization. This configuration...
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Slack shows off new features

Slack shows off new features

12 hours ago   |   Tech Radar

Slack's original aim of killing email in the workplace may not have panned out since its launch five years ago but now the company has announced a slew of new features designed...
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Huawei P30 Lite deals are here: get a free pair of wireless headphones when you pre-order

Huawei P30 Lite deals are here: get a free pair of wireless headphones when you pre-order

12 hours ago   |   Tech Radar   |   2 articles

Hot on the heels of its two bigger brothers - the Huawei P30 and P30 Pro - the Huawei P30 Lite is now available for pre-order. Unlike the other two devices however, P30 Lite...
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NSA Wants To End Mass Phone Data Collection Program

NSA Wants To End Mass Phone Data Collection Program

14 hours ago   |   Ubergizmo   |   2 articles

According to a new report, the National Security Agency has recommended to the White House that its mass U.S. phone data collection program may be ended. The agency is...
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San Francisco Could Be First To Ban Facial Recognition By The City

San Francisco Could Be First To Ban Facial Recognition By The City

14 hours ago   |   Ubergizmo

Facial recognition is increasingly touted as the solution for security problems but the technology does get criticized by rights activists, particularly when large-scale...
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Amazon sets one-day delivery goal after profit surge

Amazon sets one-day delivery goal after profit surge

Amazon.com plans to deliver packages to members of its loyalty club Prime in just one day, instead of two days, upping the ante for retailers like Walmart. Read more ...

Samsung takes down iFixit's revealing Galaxy Fold teardown

Samsung takes down iFixit's revealing Galaxy Fold teardown

The Samsung Galaxy Fold has an unclear future, but a recent teardown revealed a lot on why the device was having issues. Now, however, Samsung has requested that iFixit remove... Read more ...

Front, not back cameras, will be the new big smartphone trend

Front, not back cameras, will be the new big smartphone trend

The recently-launched Samsung Galaxy A80 boasts a novel feature: three cameras in a slide-up panel which could rotate to face either the front or back. Tri-cam rear setups are... Read more ...

Scoped Storage will be optional, beginning with Android Q Beta 3

Scoped Storage will be optional, beginning with Android Q Beta 3

When Android Q Beta 2 rolled out to our beta-enrolled Pixel devices, we noticed that many apps were unable to function as they once could. This is partly because of a new... Read more ...

Intel Starts Qualification of Ice Lake CPUs, Raises 10nm Volume Expectation...

Intel Starts Qualification of Ice Lake CPUs, Raises 10nm Volume Expectation for 2019

During its Q1 earnings call, Intel provided an update regarding its 10 nm process technology as well as the ramp up of its Ice Lake-U processor for notebooks, the company's... Read more ...

Apple losing three key members of Jony Ive's famed industrial design team

Apple losing three key members of Jony Ive's famed industrial design team

Apple's industrial design team is undergoing a series of changes, a new report from The Wall Street Journal claims. According to the report, several Apple veterans are... Read more ...

Intel says it will continue supplying 4G modems, likely including 2019 iPhones

Intel says it will continue supplying 4G modems, likely including 2019 iPhones

It's been an eventful two weeks for the smartphone modem business. Apple and Qualcomm reached a surprise settlement and Intel subsequently left the 5G smartphone modem... Read more ...

New Apple AirPods hit Amazon all-time low, Magic Mouse 2 on sale and $6...

New Apple AirPods hit Amazon all-time low, Magic Mouse 2 on sale and $6 Apple Watch bands highlight today's deals

The new Apple AirPods hit an Amazon all-time low , Magic Mouse 2 is on sale , and $6 Apple Watch sport bands lead today's 9to5Toys Lunch Break. Head below for more. more... Read more ...

How to Enable Dark Mode in Chrome for Android

How to Enable Dark Mode in Chrome for Android

Dark themes are all the rage, with big-name apps like Facebook Messenger and even OEMs like Samsung getting in on the trend. Not to be outdone, Google is rolling out a dark... Read more ...

AT&T Lists, Then Removes Samsung Galaxy Fold's Supposed New Release Date

AT&T Lists, Then Removes Samsung Galaxy Fold's Supposed New Release Date

Following numerous advance reviews claiming that the Samsung Galaxy Fold's foldable display broke after just a few days of use, the South Korean tech giant announced earlier... Read more ...