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PC Magazine
This Group Wants an Emoji Revolution (Starting With the Dumpling) The Kickstarter campaign is also a bid to crack the shadowy emoji group known
This Group Wants an Emoji Revolution (Starting With the Dumpling)
PC Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
The Kickstarter campaign is also a bid to crack the shadowy emoji group known as the Unicode Consortium. In the ever-changing world of emojis, there's one thing missing: the... Read more
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PC Magazine
Microsoft: Fine, We'll Tell You What's in Those Windows 10 Updates The company is now offering a more detailed change log when it updates its op
Microsoft: Fine, We'll Tell You What's in Those Windows 10 Updates
PC Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
The company is now offering a more detailed change log when it updates its operating system. That's the tactic Microsoft took with its latest operating system; update details are... Read more
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eWeek
Don ReisingerDetails for Bio: is a freelance technology columnist. He started writing abo
Don Reisinger
eWeek / Posted 3 days ago
Details for Bio: is a freelance technology columnist. He started writing about technology for Ziff-Davis' Gearlog.com. Since then, he has written extremely popular columns for CNET.com, Computerworld, InformationWeek, and... Read more
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PC Magazine
Tesla: Summon Feature Can Save Lives Summon will help you avoid that awkward situation in which you mow someone do
Tesla: Summon Feature Can Save Lives
PC Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
Summon will help you avoid that awkward situation in which you mow someone down in a parking lot. Tesla Motors is positioning its new "Summon" feature as life-saving technology. With Summon—which lets you call... Read more
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PC Magazine
1Password for Android Adds Fingerprint-Unlocking Support The update also adds a teams feature that allows users to share certain passw
1Password for Android Adds Fingerprint-Unlocking Support
PC Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
The update also adds a teams feature that allows users to share certain passwords. The Android version of password-security app 1Password just got a big update. App maker AgileBits released... Read more
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eWeek
10 Reasons to Buy the Amazon Echo Virtual Personal AssistantAlthough the Amazon Echo doesn't come with the best speakers on the market, it
10 Reasons to Buy the Amazon Echo Virtual Personal Assistant
eWeek / Posted 4 days ago
Although the Amazon Echo doesn't come with the best speakers on the market, it actually sounds quite good. The device has a 2.5-inch woofer to deliver solid bass and a 2-inch tweeter to hit the high notes. Together, they produce enough sound to fill... Read more
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PC Magazine
Check Out This 360-Degree View of Mars NASA stitched together photos of the Red Planet to let you look around Mars.
Check Out This 360-Degree View of Mars
PC Magazine / Posted 4 days ago
NASA stitched together photos of the Red Planet to let you look around Mars. There's a new way to see Mars. The folks at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory on Monday launched a 360-degree view of the Red... Read more
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PC Magazine
Game Rejected From App Store for Depicting Child Abuse The Binding of Isaac is available for PCs and consoles, but won't be landing
Game Rejected From App Store for Depicting Child Abuse
PC Magazine / Posted 4 days ago
The Binding of Isaac is available for PCs and consoles, but won't be landing on iOS any time soon. A video game that has been bouncing around the PC for years won't find its way to iOS anytime... Read more
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Fortune
Twitter's Shares Fall Below $15 for the First TimeTwitter’s shares continue to tank, falling below $15 per share for the first ti
Twitter's Shares Fall Below $15 for the First Time
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
Twitter’s shares continue to tank, falling below $15 per share for the first time. In the past year, the company’s stock price has plummeted nearly 70%. As of Monday morning, Twitter twtr has valued at just under $10 billion. The beleagured company,... Read more
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eWeek
Why Facebook's Earnings Are Finally Hitting Their StrideFor much of its early history as a publicly traded company, Facebook was the ne
Why Facebook's Earnings Are Finally Hitting Their Stride
eWeek / Posted 14 days ago
For much of its early history as a publicly traded company, Facebook was the neglected stepchild of the stock market after technical glitches marred its initial public offering in May 2012. Facebook stock barely achieved the IPO price set by market... Read more
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PC Magazine
Twitter Turns Off Ads for VIP Users But it's still displaying ads for everyone else. Twitter has made a move tha
Twitter Turns Off Ads for VIP Users
PC Magazine / Posted 17 days ago
But it's still displaying ads for everyone else. Twitter has made a move that could appeal to some and annoy others. The social network turned off ads for certain VIP users, Re/code reports, citing people who... Read more
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PC Magazine
Sorry, But Your Facebook Friends Don't Care About You You can only count on four of them in a real "emotional crisis." A noted ant
Sorry, But Your Facebook Friends Don't Care About You
PC Magazine / Posted 18 days ago
You can only count on four of them in a real "emotional crisis." A noted anthropologist has discovered what many of us have known for years: our Facebook friends don't really care about us. In... Read more
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PC Magazine
Bluetooth Wristband Alerts Caregivers About Your Kid's Allergies Parents input info about a child's allergies in the AllerGuarder app and ask
Bluetooth Wristband Alerts Caregivers About Your Kid's Allergies
PC Magazine / Posted 19 days ago
Parents input info about a child's allergies in the AllerGuarder app and ask caregivers to install the app, too. There's a new way to protect your kids from dangerous food... Read more
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PC Magazine
Linux Bug Puts Servers, Android Phones at Risk What's worse, the bug is nearly three years old. A nearly three-year-old Lin
Linux Bug Puts Servers, Android Phones at Risk
PC Magazine / Posted 23 days ago
What's worse, the bug is nearly three years old. A nearly three-year-old Linux security flaw is causing some concern in the security community. Researchers from security firm Perception Point... Read more
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PC Magazine
Intel Adds 'Authenticate' Security to New VPro Chips The chips promise far more power than previous-generation processors. Intel'
Intel Adds 'Authenticate' Security to New VPro Chips
PC Magazine / Posted 23 days ago
The chips promise far more power than previous-generation processors. Intel's latest business-friendly processors are shipping now. The company's sixth-generation Intel Core vPro processors are... Read more
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PC Magazine
Privacy Groups to FCC: Make Sure ISPs Aren't Abusing Customer Data The group wants companies like Comcast, Verizon, and others to be subject to
Privacy Groups to FCC: Make Sure ISPs Aren't Abusing Customer Data
PC Magazine / Posted 23 days ago
The group wants companies like Comcast, Verizon, and others to be subject to strict privacy regulations. A group of privacy watchdogs has called on the Federal Communications... Read more
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PC Magazine
LinkNYC Public Wi-Fi Stations Go Live Four hubs are now up and running along Manhattan's Third Avenue. New Yorkers
LinkNYC Public Wi-Fi Stations Go Live
PC Magazine / Posted 23 days ago
Four hubs are now up and running along Manhattan's Third Avenue. New Yorkers hoping to connect to public Wi-Fi can now do so. LinkNYC, the public Wi-Fi service available in New York City, has gone live in four... Read more
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PC Magazine
Facebook Pledges Formal Crackdown on Hate Speech in Europe The initiative will fight "extremism and hate speech on the Internet." Faceb
Facebook Pledges Formal Crackdown on Hate Speech in Europe
PC Magazine / Posted 24 days ago
The initiative will fight "extremism and hate speech on the Internet." Facebook has formally pledged to fight hate speech and extremism on the site. Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg was on... Read more
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PC Magazine
Next-Gen CPUs Will Only Support Windows 10 All next-generation processors built by Intel, AMD, Qualcomm, or others, will
Next-Gen CPUs Will Only Support Windows 10
PC Magazine / Posted 24 days ago
All next-generation processors built by Intel, AMD, Qualcomm, or others, will only support Windows 10. Microsoft and industry partners are taking significant steps to ensure users upgrade to Windows... Read more
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PC Magazine
U.S. Looking Into Cyber Attack on Ukraine's Power GridReport: Was Russia really behind the attack? Ukraine seems to think so. The
U.S. Looking Into Cyber Attack on Ukraine's Power Grid
PC Magazine / Posted 24 days ago
Report: Was Russia really behind the attack? Ukraine seems to think so. The U.S. is getting involved in a controversial hack of Ukraine's electrical grid. American investigators are heading to... Read more
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PC Magazine
If You Use These Passwords, Stop It SplashData's annual list of worst passwords shows that some people still aren
If You Use These Passwords, Stop It
PC Magazine / Posted 25 days ago
SplashData's annual list of worst passwords shows that some people still aren't taking security seriously. Now may be the time to rethink your passwords. Once again, "123456" and "password" were the worst... Read more
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eWeek
10 Fast Facts About the New Peach Social Media AppThe song feature in Peach is another way to engage users. The idea behind this
10 Fast Facts About the New Peach Social Media App
eWeek / Posted 29 days ago
The song feature in Peach is another way to engage users. The idea behind this one is similarly simple: Users tap the “song” Magic Word, and they can instantly share with friends the track they’re listening to. The recipient will then receive a link... Read more

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