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Samsung's new Rewards Program might net you $200,000
Samsung's new Rewards Program might net you $200,000
Samsung has launched a new rewards program which is aimed at mobile users, and especially hackers among them. The new Mobile Security Rewards ...... 07 Sep 2017 - 2 comments
John McAfee: Cyberwar is inevitable and we are not prepared
John McAfee: Cyberwar is inevitable and we are not prepared
John McAfee, the developer of the first commercial anti-virus program (McAfee), and current U.S Presidential hopeful, had some grim words about ...... 23 Sep 2015 - 6 comments
See President Obama's thoughts on cyber warfare and privacy
See President Obama's thoughts on cyber warfare and privacy
If you have the time for a longer-form video, Kara Swisher had a great interview with President Barack Obama, and the pair discussed the President's ...... 15 Feb 2015 - 1 comment
China: Windows 8 is a threat to national security
China: Windows 8 is a threat to national security
Just a week after its use was banned on Chinese government computers, Windows 8 has now been branded as a threat to national security. China's ...... 08 Jun 2014 - 8 comments
     

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Android fragmentation problems hit a new high, billion devices two years outdated Android fragmentation problems hit a new high, billion devices two years outdated (15 Nov 2017 12:32)
For its entire history Android has had one massive problem: software fragmentation. That means that people are getting a different experience of Android depending on the country, carrier, manufacturer, ....
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The most downvoted comment in Reddit history made EA reconsider pricing The most downvoted comment in Reddit history made EA reconsider pricing (14 Nov 2017 15:02)
Electronic Arts, or EA, is one of the largest game developers in the world, and even though it sells more game than any other company, it has it's fair share of haters. EA like many other major ....
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Firefox Quantum delivers significant speed improvements Firefox Quantum delivers significant speed improvements (14 Nov 2017 12:32)
Mozilla has released Firefox Quantum across platforms with a new slick UI and an overhauled core engine, providing for a speedier and lighter experience.
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Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $105 billion offer Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $105 billion offer (13 Nov 2017 13:21)
A week ago it was announced that that semiconductor manufacturer Broadcom has made an offer on one of the largest competitors in the same space. Known for its mobile chipsets, Qualcomm was offered ....
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Black Friday is coming but Chinese Singles' Day spending is way bigger Black Friday is coming but Chinese Singles' Day spending is way bigger (13 Nov 2017 13:49)
Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and the entire Thanksgiving weekend is a celebration of shopping, especially online shopping. Americans spend over $10 billion over the later November weekend shopping ....
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