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Microsoft's Chromium-based Edge browser rolls out through Windows Update

Microsoft's Chromium-based Edge browser rolls out through Windows Update

It appears that Edge will soon be automatically installed through Windows Update on Windows 10 version 1803 and higher. Being part of Microsoft Update could put the improved Edge in the hands of m...

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Google Pixel 4a just confirmed by contract tracing app

Google Pixel 4a just confirmed by contract tracing app

This feature will improve prediction of when the battery charge will deplete completely, and further reduces app activity in the background. Each early morning the Sunrise Alarm wakes you up with a ...

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$5bn lawsuit claims that Google tracks private browsing

$5bn lawsuit claims that Google tracks private browsing

Whether Google itself continues to collect any data (and what it does with it) will be a question for the courts. Google has been sued in the USA over claims it illegally tracked people even when th...

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Tech advocacy group sues Trump over social media executive order

Tech advocacy group sues Trump over social media executive order

He was referring to Facebook's decision to not censor the president's post from last Friday, where, commenting on rioters and looters, Trump said that "any difficulty and we will assume control but,...

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Astronauts ring opening bell for Nasdaq from space station

Astronauts ring opening bell for Nasdaq from space station

The launch of the Falcon 9 rocket took place on Saturday, May 30 at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida . Their image, along with live-streamed pictures of other NASA staff, lit up the Nas...

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Sega's Game Gear Micro is ludicrously small, but strangely appealing

Sega's Game Gear Micro is ludicrously small, but strangely appealing

Sega's Genesis Mini , which was released a year ago, was incredibly well-received by retro fans and did a great job of shrinking the iconic 16-Bit console. The yellow edition features Nazo Puyo, Sh...

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Texas Gov. Abbott declares state of disaster following George Floyd protests

Texas Gov. Abbott declares state of disaster following George Floyd protests

The governor added that the state authorities could provide more resources if necessary. "Texans First Amendment rights are absolute and will always be protected", Abbot said in the statement . Thi...

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Snapchat stops promoting Trump's account in Discover

Snapchat stops promoting Trump's account in Discover

In the statement, Trump's 2020 campaign manager, Brad Parscale , called Evan Spiegel the "radical Snapchat CEO" who would rather "promote extreme left riot videos and encourage their users to destroy...

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SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket returns home after successfully launching humans to space

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket returns home after successfully launching humans to space

I chose to try and connect while I was on the video call. Now, the two NASA astronauts will stay in the ISS for one to 4 months, with the correct duration still not decided. "It is truly a pivotal mom...

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Vivo X50, X50 Pro and X50 Pro+ announced

Vivo X50, X50 Pro and X50 Pro+ announced

This is relevant because of the next phone, the vivo X50 Pro +, which is the first to use 50MP Samsung GN1 , a sensor optimized for pixel size. Vivo India has also confirmed the availability of ...

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Setting this photo as a wallpaper will brick your Android phone

Setting this photo as a wallpaper will brick your Android phone

On affected phones, setting the picture as your wallpaper causes a handset 's screen to automatically start turning on and off, making it unusable. You could also try deleting the image from the pho...

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Two Jaish militants killed in Pulwama

Two Jaish militants killed in Pulwama

Last week, security forces prevented a massive auto bomb attack in Pulwama after they stopped a vehicle carrying 40-45 kg of improvised explosive device (IED). "They however chose to fire and were neu...

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After Mitron, Google takes down Remove China Apps from Play Store

After Mitron, Google takes down Remove China Apps from Play Store

Remove China Apps , an app that let you find and delete made in China apps from your Android phones, has been pulled from the Google Play Store. How about a Chinese subsidiary that operates a fu...

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Google Slapped With $5 Billion Lawsuit For Invading Users’ Privacy

Google Slapped With $5 Billion Lawsuit For Invading Users’ Privacy

It seeks damages per user of US$5,000 or three times actual damages, whichever is greater, for violations of federal wiretapping and California privacy laws. " Google tracks and collects consumer brow...

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Despite concerns, Zoom sales boom amid Covid-19 pandemic

Despite concerns, Zoom sales boom amid Covid-19 pandemic

Analysts on average expected revenue of $935.2 million for the fiscal year ending January 2021. The pandemic has fueled investor appetite in Zoom , with the company's shares more than tripling this...

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Bungie will reveal the ominous future of 'Destiny 2' on June 9th

Bungie will reveal the ominous future of 'Destiny 2' on June 9th

Yet they've managed to survive another year although many might question how exactly. The brief 15 second teaser that shows fan-favourite character Eris Morn trudging through a series of snowy vista...

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Apple sign-in has a zero-day vulnerability, Indian programmer discovers

Apple sign-in has a zero-day vulnerability, Indian programmer discovers

Independent security researcher Bhavuk Jain first discovered the bug in Sign in with Apple last month and the company paid him a $100,000 bug bounty after he responsibly disclosed it. Apple's au...

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Porsche 911 4S Targa Heritage Edition Debuts, Looks Cherry

Porsche 911 4S Targa Heritage Edition Debuts, Looks Cherry

The spear-shaped graphic elements on the front fenders are particularly striking and area throwback to the early days of Porsche motorsports . There's also a "Porsche Heritage" badge on the engine ...

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Tim Sweeney wants to bring Epic Games Store to Android and iOS

Tim Sweeney wants to bring Epic Games Store to Android and iOS

Additionally, PC gamers will be able to acquire a free copy at launch day. Combining Total War's unique blend of grand, turn-based empire management and spectacular real-time battles, Troy explo...

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BMW Series 4 Coupe pictures leaked ahead of launch

BMW Series 4 Coupe pictures leaked ahead of launch

As you can tell from the image above and the embedded Instagram posts below, the Munich-based firm has carried over the controversial large kidney grille from 2019's Concept 4 largely unchanged. The...

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Government starts inviting application for Rs 50,000 crore electronic incentive schemes

Government starts inviting application for Rs 50,000 crore electronic incentive schemes

The three schemes - Production Linked Incentive (outlay of almost ₹41,000 crore), Component Manufacturing Scheme (about ₹3,300 crore) and Modified Electronics Manufacturing Clusters (about ₹3,800 cr...

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Apple and Google announce partnership to help track COVID-19 infections

Apple and Google announce partnership to help track COVID-19 infections

The initial phase, a private proximity contact detection API, is anticipated to be released in mid-May by Apple and Google for use in apps on iOS and Android . Apple released a beta version of Xc...

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Fifteen People Arrested after a Second Night of Violence in Madison, Wisconsin

Fifteen People Arrested after a Second Night of Violence in Madison, Wisconsin

The march in Milwaukee appears like it's still going strong. Milwaukee Police Chief Alfonso Morales says his department made over 60 arrests over the last 48 hours. Tony Evers , in a video message r...

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Apple releases new iOS update with fixes for new jailbreak bug

Apple releases new iOS update with fixes for new jailbreak bug

The update changelog itself on devices doesn't say much beyond the usual security update. Given the importance of the memory-handling flaw and that multiple "unc0ver" PoCs are available on the i...

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Image bricks some Android phones when used as wallpaper

Image bricks some Android phones when used as wallpaper

This is not the first time we're hearing about seemingly innocent actions that can cause phones to crash. Suffice it to say, You should definitely not try to replicate this problem on any of your imp...

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Marvel's Iron Man VR Demo Edges Closer to Release with Backend Patch

Marvel's Iron Man VR Demo Edges Closer to Release with Backend Patch

As if that wsn't enough, PlayStation has also unveiled the MARVEL's Iron Man VR bundle, which will be including a physical copy of the game, a PS Camera, and two PS Move controllers; all for $34...

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Rioters Set Fire to Home with Child Inside, Then Block Firefighters

Rioters Set Fire to Home with Child Inside, Then Block Firefighters

In the intervening days, in scenes witnessed across the United States, businesses have looted and sporadic violence has broken out between demonstrators, rioters and police and at least one person has...

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Bell selects Ericsson, not Huawei, to build 5G cellular network

Bell selects Ericsson, not Huawei, to build 5G cellular network

Neither Bell nor Telus provided details on how much their contracts with Ericsson and Nokia were worth. The news delivers a major blow to the ambitions of Chinese telecom giant Huawei to be a signific...

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Samsung launches affordable Galaxy M11, M01 smartphones in India

Samsung launches affordable Galaxy M11, M01 smartphones in India

The Galaxy M11 comes with a price tag of Rs 10,999 for the 3GB RAM + 32GB of internal storage, while the 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage is priced at Rs 12,999. It runs Android 10-based OneUI 2.0 ou...

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RIL rights issue subscribed 1.1 times, offer to close on June 3

RIL rights issue subscribed 1.1 times, offer to close on June 3

Meanwhile, shares of Reliance Industries closed at Rs 1,520.45, up 3.77 per cent against its previous close on the Bombay Stock Exchange, while the benchmark Sensex ended 2.71 per cent higher at 33,...

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Mitron, India's so-called answer to TikTok, suspended from Google Play Store

Mitron, India's so-called answer to TikTok, suspended from Google Play Store

Developed by Jaipur-based OneTouch AppLabs , Remove China Apps , as the name suggests, is a dedicated platform to detect and delete apps developed either in China or by Chinese developers. I am no...

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How to use Amazon's Alexa devices as a home-wide intercom

How to use Amazon's Alexa devices as a home-wide intercom

Although Alexa is less about the visuals than the audio, the third update is one which allows you to share photos on your Echo Show, or in the Alexa app. Anyone can then reply to you, so long as t...

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This Android Wallpaper Bug Can Kinda Brick Your Phone

This Android Wallpaper Bug Can Kinda Brick Your Phone

It's against this backdrop and, seemingly, for this reason that Google has cancelled its Android 11 unveiling and beta, which was due to kick off later this week. On this I/O conference, the And...

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This Wallpaper May Brick Your Android Phone

This Wallpaper May Brick Your Android Phone

Yes, simply setting the wallpaper may potentially render your phone useless . Opening the image in a browser, or saving it on your phone will not lead to crashes. Making your phone functional agai...

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Masked woman calmly steals cheesecake amid protests in Seattle

Masked woman calmly steals cheesecake amid protests in Seattle

The video then shows a second officer pulling the knee off the neck and onto the detained man's back. Another officer can be seen grabbing his colleague's knee and prying it off the man's neck after...

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