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Save 20 Percent on AVG Internet Security Unlimited, AVG Ultimate

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 16:30
When it comes time to invest in an internet security suite, it only makes sense to protect everything.

Singapore Tops US for Best Cybersecurity

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 12:58
The US is second only to Singapore in the UN's ranking, which examines countries' abilities to defend against cyber attacks.

Laptop Ban Lifted on Some Middle East Flights

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 12:58
Passengers on Etihad, Emirates, and Turkish Airlines can once again bring their laptops and other large electronic devices on board flights to the US.

Volvo to Go All Electric by 2019

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 12:58
The move marks 'the historic end of cars that only have an internal combustion engine.'

EU Parliament Wants Gadgets to Last Longer, Be Easily Repaired

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 09:57
Consumers want products that lasts much longer and can very easily be repaired or upgraded, but would manufacturers ever entertain such a thing?

Report: Samsung Working on Bixby Speaker

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 09:57
The Bixby voice assistant has been slow to roll out to Samsung's smartphones, but the company is already working on a speaker version, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Honda Made an Airbag for Scooters

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 09:57
The airbag automatically deploys in a head-on collision extending upwards in front of the person mounted on the scooter.

Canadian Man Ordered to Stop Using 20-Year-Old Email Account

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 09:57
Canadian ISP Eastlink has deemed Steve Morshead's 20-year-old email address misleading and ordered him to stop using it within 30 days.

Samsung's Galaxy Note Fan Edition Is a Safe Note 7

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 09:57
The Note Fan Edition will only be available in South Korea starting July 7 and is limited to a run of 400,000 handsets.

Rumor: iPhone 8 Won't Support Fingerprint Recognition

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 15:30
A new note from respected Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo corroborates rumors that Apple's next flagship iPhone will have an all-glass front with a virtual home button, but calls into question whether that button will support fingerprint recognition.

Google's DeepMind Trial Failed to Comply With Data Protection Laws

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 12:18
A year-long investigation found that patients were not adequately informed that medical data would be used as part of a trial of Streams, a mobile app designed to help with the real-time detection of acute kidney injury (AKI).

Volvo's Self-Driving Cars Confused by Kangaroos in Australia

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 12:18
Volvo's self-driving cars use the ground as a reference point for distance, and the kangaroo's hopping makes it hard to determine how far away they are.

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