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 2018-01-18 17:20 

Gizmodo

Intel Claims 90 Percent of Affected CPUs Have Live Patches Just as Rumors of New Attacks Arrive...

This morning in a press release, Intel announced that it has "issued firmware updates for 90 percent of Intel CPUs introduced in the past five years." But it's possible the flurry of patches is just beginning....

 2018-01-18 17:18 

Laptop Magazine

Save Up to 67 Percent On Lenovo ThinkPads...

Lenovo's ThinkPads are about to get a major overhaul. As a result, Lenovo is clearing its inventory of 2016-era ThinkPads and slashing their price by as much as 67 percent.Buy on LenovoWhile we genera......

 2018-01-18 17:16 

Engadget

Facebook Messenger bug caused the app to freeze on some iPhones (updated)...

Just a few days after Facebook announced that its 2018 goal was to make Messenger less clunky, now there's an iPhone bug that makes the app almost unusable for some people. The app apparently freezes up after typing a few words. TechCrunch reports th....

 2018-01-18 17:15 

Digital Trends

Twitch gets into prerecorded video with Video Producer tools, signs big stars...

Twitch has unveiled Video Producer, a new tool suite allowing creators to schedule prerecorded content for broadcast, and it has partnered with Disney to bring exclusive videos from several star gamers. The post Twitch gets into prerecorded video with Vid...

 2018-01-18 17:15 

Digital Trends

The best hybrid cars you can buy...

The best hybrid cars are fuel efficient, and all the rage, but which one should you buy? We've broken through the noise to let you know the best hybrid, and a few interesting alternatives. The post The best hybrid cars you can buy appeared first on Di...

 2018-01-18 17:14 

PC Magazine

Apple, Google Shuttle Buses Attacked, Windows Broken...

Five Apple and Google buses were attacked on California's Highway 280 outside of San Francisco on Tuesday, while occupied and in motion, possibly by pellet guns or rocks....

 2018-01-18 17:08 

Computerworld

5 Google launches from 2017 that still haven't landed...

I don't know if you've noticed, but Google announces an awful lot of stuff. Between its annual I/O convention, its fall hardware event, and the beefy stew of blogs posted in between, the big G always seems to have some big new feature, product, or...

 2018-01-18 17:08 

IEEE Spectrum

Designing Customizable Self-Folding Swarm Robots...

Researchers at UCSD demonstrate a self-folding robot designed to be customized and deployed in huge swarms...

 2018-01-18 17:06 

TechCrunch

Slack comes to Linux as a snap...

Slack's ambition to become the default, go-to place for employees chat to each other and link into hundreds of other applications to get work done is getting.....

 2018-01-18 17:05 

PC Perspective

Podcast #483 - News from CES: Kaby Lake G, Zen+, and more!...

PC Perspective Podcast #483 - 01/18/18 Join us this week for a recap of news from CES 2018! We talk about Intel's Kaby Lake G processor featuring Vega graphics, Zen+ CPUs, the performance impact of Meltdown and more! You can subscribe to us through iT...

 2018-01-18 17:03 

The Register

Home Office admits it sent asylum seeker's personal info to the state he was fleeing...

UK.gov pays 15,500 in damages after failed fact-check An asylum seeker has won 15,500 from the UK's Home Office after it blabbed confidential information about his persecution in his home country - to authorities in the state.......

 2018-01-18 17:02 

CNET

Mazda rotary engines will juice up self-driving Toyota EVs...

It's not exactly how enthusiasts would want the rotary to come back, but it's better than nothin'....

 2018-01-18 17:01 

Network World

Wide area networks: What WANs are and where they're headed...

If it weren't for wide-area networks it wouldn't be possible to create unified networks for organizations with far-flung locations, to telecommute, or to do online anything. But WANs do exist and have for decades, constantly evolving to carry more...

 2018-01-18 17:01 

Network World

Wide-area networks: What WANs are and where they're headed...

If it weren't for wide-area networks, it wouldn't be possible to create unified networks for organizations with far-flung locations, to telecommute, or to do online anything. But WANs do exist and have for decades, constantly evolving to carry mor...

 2018-01-18 17:00 

The Next Web

WhatsApp Business finally rolls out for Android — and it's totally free (for now)...

After years of waiting and limited trials, businesses finally have their own WhatsApp solution. The company today launched the simply-named WhatsApp Business, available on Android devices as a free download. The app provides some of the basic functionalit...

 2018-01-18 17:00 

TechCrunch

Twitch partners with Disney Digital Network on content, adds software for broadcasting pre-recorded videos...

On the heels of Twitch's exec shakeup yesterday which saw the Amazon-owned streaming site adding a new COO, the company today announced a multi-year.....

 2018-01-18 17:00 

Android Central

Essential Phone giveaway! Enter now at Android Central!...

We've put together a little contest that will give one of you the opportunity to win an Essential Phone, because who doesn't like winning free phones? All the details are below, so get yourself entered now!THE PRIZE: One Android Central reader wil...

 2018-01-18 17:00 

VentureBeat

Twitch reaches exclusive Disney deal, swipes at YouTube with prerecorded video tools...

Twitch has rolled out a plethora of features in the last few months, such as software extensions and a native raid function, and today, it's launching its new Video Producer suite. This new tool designs Twitch broadcasts around prerecorded videos, ena...

 2018-01-18 17:00 

ZDNet

Oman's stock exchange was easily hackable for months...

The security flaw made the securities market an easy target and was only fixed after a security researcher sent more than half-a-dozen warning emails....

 2018-01-18 17:00 

Engadget

Twitch's new tools help streamers hype pre-recorded videos...

Twitch has introduced a set of tools called Video Producer to help streamers "maximize excitement and engagement" around their pre-recorded uploads. Sometime today, broadcasters will be able to use those tools to create shareable landing pages and...

 2018-01-18 17:00 

AnandTech

Synology Launches Major Package Updates and Demonstrates Recent NAS Models at CES 2018...

CES provides us the opportunity to look at the latest and greatest products in each technology vertical. Our NAS coverage started with Asustor's AS4000 series last week. Today, we will take a look at the updates from Synology. While there was only one...

 2018-01-18 16:59 

BetaNews

Slack now available as a Snap for Linux...

At the end of last year, the Linux desktop scored a huge win when Spotify became available as a Snap. If you aren't familiar with Snaps, please know that they are essentially software packages designed to run as a container on any Linux distro. Not on...

 2018-01-18 16:59 

The Inquirer

WhatsApp's dedicated Business app arrives for Android users in the UK...

Biz-focused app will help SMBs connect with customers...

 2018-01-18 16:56 

Mashable

Learn to build apps driven by AI in this new course dedicated to mobile machine learning...

You can back the project on Kickstarter. Yes, Kickstarter....

 2018-01-18 16:56 

Mashable

Conquer the road then ride the waves with these vehicles straight out of James Bond...

Why bother buying a car or a boat, when you can have both at the same time?...

 2018-01-18 16:56 

Mashable

This simple text message can paralyze your iPhone...

A newly discovered iOS bug dubbed...

 2018-01-18 16:56 

Mashable

Finally, a car umbrella to keep your vehicle cool in high temps...

Say goodbye to flaming hot steering wheels....

 2018-01-18 16:56 

Mashable

Facebook appoints its first black board member...

Kenneth Chenault has worked at American Express since 1981....

 2018-01-18 16:56 

Mashable

These $100 wireless earbuds can be yours for less than $15...

These are the kinds of earbuds you buy a few pairs of while they're on sale and then you don't feel bad about it when you lose them. (Which you will.)...

 2018-01-18 16:55 

Gizmodo

A Drone Just Saved the Lives of Two Teenage Boys in Australia...

New South Wales' $340,000 investment in drones has apparently paid off in a major way. On Thursday, two teenage boys in Australia struggling offshore were saved thanks to a rescue drone, the BBC reported....

 2018-01-18 16:52 

Help Net Security

Norwegian health authority hacked, patient data of nearly 3 million citizens possibly compromised...

Hackers have breached the systems of the Southern and Eastern Norway Regional Health Authority (Helse Sr-st RHF), and possibly made off with personal information and health records of some 2.9 million Norwegians. What's known about the breach The brea...

 2018-01-18 16:52 

CNET

Facebook diversifies board with American Express CEO...

Kenneth Chenault, who plans to retire from American Express this year, will become Facebook's first black board member....

 2018-01-18 16:50 

GeekWire

Ranking Amazon's HQ2 short list: Analysis of the top 20 contenders, and which one has the best shot at the top prize...

I'm not a professional oddsmaker, but Amazon's announcement today that it has chosen 20 cities — yes, 20! — to proceed to the next round of its lucrative second headquarters got me thinking: Who really has the best shot at landing this...

 2018-01-18 16:50 

TechCrunch

Spotify launches 'Spotlight,' a new podcast format with visual elements...

Spotify has been working on building out its podcast business, and now offers a large catalog of shows (including our own Original Content, which you should.....

 2018-01-18 16:47 

Digital Trends

20 cities are still in the running to become home to Amazon's new headquarters...

The hunt for Amazon's second headquarters has reached a new fever pitch now that the company has unveiled the 20 finalists still in consideration to become the online retailer's new home. The post 20 cities are still in the running to become home ...

 2018-01-18 16:46 

BGR

T-Mobile calls out other networks' 5G 'hype,' but it's the worst of all...

For the third time in as many months, T-Mobile has launched an offensive on AT&T and Verizon's 5G plans. According to T-Mobile CTO Neville Ray, Verizon and AT&T's "5G Hype......

 2018-01-18 16:46 

The Next Web

Outrunning the bulls: A look into Spain's developing startup ecosystem...

After a devastating economic crisis brought the country to its knees, Spain has started to build itself back up — in part thanks to the country's developing startup ecosystem. Spain has had a difficult decade, with its unemployment having risen ...

 2018-01-18 16:45 

Digital Trends

How to trade bitcoin for other cryptocurrencies...

If you have all of your cryptocurrency in the bitcoin basket, it might be a good idea to diversify a little. In this guide we'll teach you how to trade bitcoin for one of its alternatives. The post How to trade bitcoin for other cryptocurrencies appea...

 2018-01-18 16:45 

CNET

The mirrors at CES had a lot to say about your life and looks...

At this year's tech show in Las Vegas, companies showed off mirrors that analyze your skin, organize your wardrobe and more....

 2018-01-18 16:45 

Gizmodo

Apple Successfully Avoids $50 Billion in American Taxes...

Apple, the world's most valuable company, has always proudly trumpeted its California roots. But the most American of all tech companies has never been a fan of paying back into the system that facilitated its success. On Wednesday, it announced that ...

 2018-01-18 16:44 

Nextgov

Beltway Hosts 3 Amazon HQ2 Finalists...

Amazon narrows the 238 proposals it received to build its next headquarters to 20 finalists....

 2018-01-18 16:44 

Engadget

NASA: 2017 was Earth's second-warmest year since 1880...

After careful analysis, NASA has declared that 2017 was the second-warmest year since the end of the 19th century. In a separate study using different analytical methods, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) ranked last year as the......

 2018-01-18 16:43 

Softpedia

Wine 3.0 Officially Released with Android Driver, Direct3D 11 and 10 Support...

The Wine (Wine Is Not an Emulator) project has been updated today to version 3.0, a major release that ends 2017 in style for the open-source compatibility layer capable of running Windows apps and games on Linux-based and UNIX-like operating systems.Almo...

 2018-01-18 16:39 

TechRadar

Intel admits that Meltdown and Spectre patch problems affect newer CPUs...

Patch instability gremlins affect all Intel's chips except for the very latest Core CPUs....

 2018-01-18 16:39 

AP

US stock indexes edge lower in morning trade; oil slides...

U.S. stock indexes edged lower in morning trading Thursday, pulling back slightly from the market's latest record highs. Losses in health care, industrial and other sectors were outweighing gains b......

 2018-01-18 16:39 

TechCrunch

Bringing luxury perks to co-living life, Ollie raises cash to expand...

As rents continue to soar in America's most desirable cities, companies like New York-based Ollie are angling to transform the real-estate market with an.....

 2018-01-18 16:38 

Engadget

Essential is working to fix its sluggish touchscreens...

The Essential Phone launched last August, but five months later, there are still some issues with the phone that remain unfixed. One of those is the lagging touch latency. If you have a PH-1, though, know that Essential hasn't forgotten about the pro....

 2018-01-18 16:35 

Digital Trends

2018 Toyota Camry: Everything you need to know...

The 2018 Toyota Camry is the first year of the eighth-generation of Camrys, with new exterior designs, engines and transmissions, plus loads of tech. The scope of the Camry lineup shows why it remains the top-selling car in the U.S. The post 2018 Toyota C...

 2018-01-18 16:35 

TechCrunch

Microsoft's new drawing bot is an A.I. artist...

Microsoft today is unveiling new artificial intelligence technology that's something of an artist - a...

 2018-01-18 16:35 

Gizmodo

After 14 Years, Facebook Appoints First Non-White Board Member...

On Thursday, Facebook announced that Kenneth I. Chenault, CEO of American Express, will join its board of directors. In a blog post celebrating the news, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg praised Chenault's decades-long career with American Express and his...

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