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US Lawmaker Calls Latest Social Media Hearing ‘Stupid'

1 hour ago   |   Android Headlines

United States House Representative Ted Lieu called the legislative body's Tuesday hearing with social media companies “stupid,” asserting the government has no jurisdiction...
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Emergency Alerts Could Eventually Make Their Way Into Streaming Services

Emergency Alerts Could Eventually Make Their Way Into Streaming Services

3 hours ago   |   Ubergizmo

If a government needs a way to reach its citizens, that's where emergency alerts come in. Take for example where earlier this year, an alert was sent out in which it alerted...
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GSMA: spectrum costs holding back worldwide mobile connectivity

GSMA: spectrum costs holding back worldwide mobile connectivity

4 hours ago   |   Tech Radar

The GSMA has warned that high spectrum prices in developing countries are actively contributing to a lack of affordable, high quality connectivity. According to its latest...
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Elon Musk and fellow tech giants pledge to only use AI for good

Elon Musk and fellow tech giants pledge to only use AI for good

4 hours ago   |   Tech Radar

Many of the technology world's leading minds have come together to pledge not to use artificial intelligence technology to develop weapons. Despite fears that AI will one day...
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Neufund partners with Malta Stock Exchange and Binance to create a decentralized global stock exchange

Neufund partners with Malta Stock Exchange and Binance to create a decentralized global stock exchange

5 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

Things move fast in the world of blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and distributed ledger technologies. Only three months after announcing it was working with Malta's government...
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South Korea plans early 5G launch

South Korea plans early 5G launch

1 day ago   |   Tech Radar   |   2 articles

South Korea is looking to steal a march on the rest of the world by launching 5G networks next year. Reports from the country have claimed that the super fast networks will be...
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Save 58% On the CyberGhost VPN 1Yr Subscription

Save 58% On the CyberGhost VPN 1Yr Subscription

1 day ago   |   Geeky Gadgets

We have an awesome deal on the CyberGhost VPN 1Yr Subscription in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store you can save 58% off the normal price. The CyberGhost VPN 1Yr Subscription is...
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Mastercard targets major blockchain breakthrough

Mastercard targets major blockchain breakthrough

1 day ago   |   Tech Radar

Mastercard is looking to make blockchain transactions easier for everyone with a new payments system. The company has applied for a patent concerning a simpler way to tie...
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ICloud data for Chinese accounts moved to servers belonging to state-owned China Telecom

ICloud data for Chinese accounts moved to servers belonging to state-owned China Telecom

1 day ago   |   9to5Mac   |   2 articles

A second change to the way iCloud data is stored for Chinese iCloud accounts has raised further concerns about the ease with which the government could access sensitive...
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Judge slams FBI for improper cellphone search, stingray use

Judge slams FBI for improper cellphone search, stingray use

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / The seal of the Federal Bureau of Investigation hangs on a wall before a news conference at the FBI headquarters in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, June 14, 2018...
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Would you prefer a screen hole for the front camera instead of a notch?

Would you prefer a screen hole for the front camera instead of a notch?

Vivo tries to avoid a notch design with a pop-up front camera on the Nex, Oppo introduced an elaborate slide-out system in the Find X, and Samsung simply opts for a cold, hard... Read more ...

Here's how the 'hidden display' on the foldable Galaxy X may function

Here's how the 'hidden display' on the foldable Galaxy X may function

We've been hearing it for years, but it may finally be happening - the bendable phone, that is. While Huawei could beg to be first to market with one, Samsung may outshine it... Read more ...

Corning Gorilla Glass DX/DX+ wants to make your smartwatch tougher, easier...

Corning Gorilla Glass DX/DX+ wants to make your smartwatch tougher, easier to read

Gorilla Glass has been a staple of smartphones for a long time now, and it's been on many smartwatches as well. This week, Corning is announcing a new version of Gorilla Glass... Read more ...

Honor Note 10 could be announced on August 30 as brand confirms IFA event

Honor Note 10 could be announced on August 30 as brand confirms IFA event

Alleged Honor Note 10 Rolls Royce Edition With just over a month to go before the annual IFA event in Berlin, Germany, Huawei sub-brand Honor has confirmed that it will be... Read more ...

Apple Confirms 2018 MacBook Pro Keyboard Has 'Membrane' to 'Prevent Debris...

Apple Confirms 2018 MacBook Pro Keyboard Has 'Membrane' to 'Prevent Debris From Entering the Butterfly Mechanism'

In an internal document distributed to Apple Authorized Service Providers, obtained by MacRumors from a reliable source, Apple has confirmed that the third-generation keyboard... Read more ...

This is what the Samsung Galaxy Watch could look like

This is what the Samsung Galaxy Watch could look like

The Samsung Gear S4, or Galaxy Watch, as we've learned it will be called, is one of the most exciting and eagerly-awaited wearables reveals of the year. Amidst the rumors that... Read more ...

Apple Highlights Upcoming Retail Grand Openings in Milan and Walnut Creek

Apple Highlights Upcoming Retail Grand Openings in Milan and Walnut Creek

Apple this week has begun highlighting the impending grand openings of two new retail locations in Milan, Italy and Walnut Creek, California. Apple Piazza Liberty in Milan will... Read more ...

Sky's Now TV Gets New Hayu Pass

Sky's Now TV Gets New Hayu Pass

Sky's NOW TV has previously only featured content from Sky's own channels and now they are adding a new service in the for of Hayu Pass. The Hayu Pass will give you access to... Read more ...

Funko And Epic Game To Launch Fortnite Toys

Funko And Epic Game To Launch Fortnite Toys

Fortnite is the most popular game of 2018 and now the creators of the game, Epic Games, are teaming up with Funko to create a range of Fortnite toys. These new Fortnite toys... Read more ...

Renovo and NIRA Dynamics bring road roughness monitoring to self-driving cars

Renovo and NIRA Dynamics bring road roughness monitoring to self-driving cars

Faded markers. Buckling pavement. Debris. You don't need to drive far to find signs of crumbling infrastructure, and that's unlikely to change anytime soon - the annual... Read more ...