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Facebook oversight board overrules four out of five moderation decisions

Facebook oversight board overrules four out of five moderation decisions

Facebook's Oversight Board said it had received applications for consideration from 20,000 cases but whittled them down to six cases that it would rule on first. This case was submitted by Facebook, r...

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State Senate Passes Resolution To End Mask Mandate In WI

Local Health declarations and mask orders won't be affected. Republican critics argued that Evers went beyond the authority of his emergency powers by repeatedly extending the mandate and said Eve...

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Robinhood restricts stock trading in GameStop, other cos

Robinhood restricts stock trading in GameStop, other cos

Stock trading app Robinhood began restricting transactions on certain stocks Thursday, following days of recent surges from GameStop and others. Robinhood's decision comes after zero-cost tradin...

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Cyberpunk 2077 Now Officially Supports Mods

Cyberpunk 2077 Now Officially Supports Mods

We're crossing our fingers that these simple steps will fix the problem if you've been unlucky enough to experience it, so that you can get right back in the action and enjoy the immersive game the wa...

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Latest Skate entry developed by new studio, Full Circle

Latest Skate entry developed by new studio, Full Circle

Skate 4 will be developed by an entirely new studio called Full Circle . "We're so stoked to be back working on Skate ", the Chung and Parry said in a statement. We can only hope that the game tu...

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BMW M5 CS, its most-powerful sedan ever, breaks cover

BMW M5 CS, its most-powerful sedan ever, breaks cover

BMW has quoted a starting price of £140,780 OTR, which makes it £38,455 more than the BMW M5 Competition. Things get even more interesting inside, where the CS boasts a four-passenger seating con...

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Telegram's new feature lets you import chats from WhatsApp

Telegram's new feature lets you import chats from WhatsApp

Older apps store all data on the device but Telegram claims that it can take up virtually no space while letting the user access all their old messages, photos and videos. This suggests that the fea...

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Twitter troll charged over 2016 US election scam

Twitter troll charged over 2016 US election scam

In one tweet on November 1, 2016, Mackey is accused of publishing an image of a Black woman standing with a sign that read "African Americans for [unnamed candidate]", and it included a number for whi...

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Chrome OS 88 Arrives

Chrome OS 88 Arrives

Google is rolling out a new update out to Chrome OS devices that brings some interesting and useful features, one of which sort of turns your device into a smart display. Some of the supported site...

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WhatsApp now requires biometric authentication to log on to WhatsApp Web

WhatsApp now requires biometric authentication to log on to WhatsApp Web

Your WhatsApp should now show on your laptop or desktop browser. Before this update, one could just scan the WhatsApp web QR code using the WhatsApp app and log into the WhatsApp desktop...

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Samsung reports 26% profit jump driven by sharp rebound in chip demand

Samsung reports 26% profit jump driven by sharp rebound in chip demand

Beyond the pandemic, the company is contending with its de facto leader Lee Jae-yong being back behind bars. And its rivals, for handsets and semiconductors, are consolidating and getting larger. "Now...

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Facebook Says It Will Permanently Stop Recommending Political Groups To Users

Facebook Says It Will Permanently Stop Recommending Political Groups To Users

Operating profit was $32.6 billion versus almost $24 billion. "When invasive tracking is your business model, you tend not to welcome transparency and customer choice", Apple's software chief Crai...

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250,000 people affected by Cyclone Eloise in Mozambique

The death toll across the region rose to 14 on Tuesday after South Africa reported one more death. Cyclone Eloise which battered Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Botswana recently has left scores of peopl...

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The big GameStop short: Reddit traders outmaneuver USA hedge funds

The big GameStop short: Reddit traders outmaneuver USA hedge funds

Do you know the amount of stock that was out on GameStop? The PDF can be viewed online, downloaded or printed out. However, if the stock price of the company starts rising, and jumps to Rs 120, the sh...

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Samsung Galaxy M02 is coming on February 2, a cheaper M02s

Samsung Galaxy M02 is coming on February 2, a cheaper M02s

The smartphone was listed on Samsung Thailand's website without any such promotion and the listing has almost all of its specifications and features listed. It is unlikely to get any fast charging s...

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IPhone and iPad users should update their devices NOW

IPhone and iPad users should update their devices NOW

As announced in the press release of Black History Month, the update comes with a "Unity" watchface collection based on the Pan-African flag. In fairness to the rest of Apple's product line-up, sa...

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In GameStop Saga Unfolding on Wall Street, Two Goliaths Fall

In GameStop Saga Unfolding on Wall Street, Two Goliaths Fall

In the case of these stocks, valuation doesn't really matter. Enter r/WallStreetBets , a Reddit forum for stock traders, with over 3.4 million users. This has resulted in hedge funds that were ...

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Tesla reports $721 mn in 2020 earnings, 1st profitable year

Elon Musk hit back at claims from Waymo CEO John Krafcik that Tesla is not a viable competitor in the autonomous-vehicle market. A year earlier, Tesla lost $862 million. The string of quarterly prof...

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Man pleads guilty in conspiracy to kidnap Michigan governor

Man pleads guilty in conspiracy to kidnap Michigan governor

As part of the plea agreement between Andrew Birge, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of MI, and Ty Garbin , 25, the government will not bring further charges against Garbin related to the alleg...

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Carl Pei launches Nothing

Carl Pei launches Nothing

This announcement comes shortly after a $7 million round in seed financing in December 2020 that included notable tech leaders and investors such as Tony Fadell , Casey Neistat , Kevin Lin , S...

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Amazon's Alexa could control your smart home without you knowing

Amazon's Alexa could control your smart home without you knowing

The feature is enabled by default, but can be disabled via the Alexa app via More Settings Hunches. "For example, Alexa will proactively turn off the lights, adjust the thermostat, turn down the water...

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Apple Warns iPhones Can Interfere with Pacemakers, Other Medical Devices

Apple Warns iPhones Can Interfere with Pacemakers, Other Medical Devices

The magnets and electromagnetic fields mean you want to keep the phone and MagSafe charger at least 6 inches from whatever device you have implanted unless it is wirelessly charging , then keep it ...

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GTA Online Cheat Website Shut Down, Proceeds to Be Donated to Charity

GTA Online Cheat Website Shut Down, Proceeds to Be Donated to Charity

Activision has closed the famous cheat site GatorCheats with a series of resignation and withdrawal letters, but that didn't stop a team from being pulled from a $ 250,000 Call of Duty tourname...

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Trailer of Apex Legends in the style of 80s action movies

Trailer of Apex Legends in the style of 80s action movies

The emphasis of the map is on allowing teams the ability to rotate through various areas easier, with more access points Artillery and the tunnel that led to containment have been torn open by explosi...

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Eddie Van Halen Mural Unveiled On Sunset Strip In Hollywood | 102.5 KZOK

Eddie Van Halen Mural Unveiled On Sunset Strip In Hollywood | 102.5 KZOK

The touching tribute came as a mural of Eddie was unveiled for the "Jump" rocker's birthday. " Eddie Van Halen was a truly monumental force in rock music", wrote Guitar Center category manager, Jea...

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Motorola launches Edge S with 64MP camera and Snapdragon 870

Motorola launches Edge S with 64MP camera and Snapdragon 870

Motorola Edge S comes in two color options, so there is a Silver color and also Blue color. This octa-core processor is based on 7nm architecture and has one Cortex-A78 core which clocks at 3.2GHz. A...

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IO's Project 007 will star an original iteration of James Bond

According to Studio Director Hakan Abrak, Project 007 could "easily" be the first part in a proposed three-game arc. He also said that he could easily see the game becoming a trilogy. Apparently, Br...

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Plex’s New Atari Retro Arcade Subscription Looks Awesome

Plex’s New Atari Retro Arcade Subscription Looks Awesome

Additionally, there are limitations with regard to platform support, but you can play the games on TV screens, tablets, and phones. Plex hopes to bring support for more games in the future. First, you...

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Apple warns that iPhone 12 handset could be unsafe for some users

Apple warns that iPhone 12 handset could be unsafe for some users

The California-based company in November agreed to pay $113 million to settle a case with multiple USA regulators while customers are seeking approval from a US court for a class-action settlement tha...

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Sony’s new Xperia PRO is a smartphone unlike any other

Sony’s new Xperia PRO is a smartphone unlike any other

The point here is that Sony targets professional, users who can deploy the phone's HDMI input to turn the device into an external camera monitor. This device is supporting 5G connectivity and comes ...

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IOS 14.4 patches vulnerabilities that may have been used by hackers

IOS 14.4 patches vulnerabilities that may have been used by hackers

Needless to say, Apple has also worked on the general performance of iOS on all iPhones out there, and this update brings additional polishing for the fitness widget , typing improvements, and keyb...

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Home work and education propells Microsoft's cloud services' sales

Home work and education propells Microsoft's cloud services' sales

Sony's PlayStation 5 and Microsoft's newest Xbox were released in November, vying for holiday season dominance as the pandemic boosts gaming demand. Overall sales of video games, consoles and access...

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UCLA Gymnast goes viral with epic performance to Kendrick Lamar and Tupac

UCLA Gymnast goes viral with epic performance to Kendrick Lamar and Tupac

If the name Nia Dennis sounds familiar, then you're not mistaken, Dennis has actually gone viral before for her incredible routines following a Beyonce inspired performance earlier past year. This i...

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Widespread internet outages hit northeast U.S.

Widespread internet outages hit northeast U.S.

FILE - In this August 11, 2019, file photo, an iPhone displays the Facebook app in New Orleans. Users on the puck.nether.net outages mailing list are also reporting packet loss and outages through...

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Google says Chrome cookie replacement plan making progress

Google says Chrome cookie replacement plan making progress

The Alphabet Inc. unit upended the advertising industry with its decision previous year to phase out third-party cookies that help advertisers pinpoint customers with ads for websites they previously ...

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