Malicious Message Bug Is Crashing PlayStation 4, How To Protect Your Console

PS4 gamers beware, a message is going around that will crash your console and potentially force you to perform a factory reset. Warnings on Reddit have highlighted the issue and have given ...

18 hours ago from HotHardware

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Police Told To Avoid Looking At iPhones With Face ID

Apple has gotten a lot of flak from governments over their decision to encrypt phones and giving users the key. This means that police in certain countries and under certain instances cannot ...

9 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Sears, the Amazon of its day, files for bankruptcy

Sears, which invented the strategy of selling everything anyone with a mailing address long before Amazon, has been mortally wounded by its spiritual successor. After nearly a decade ...

36 minutes ago from Engadget

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Bahrain minister backs boycott of Uber over Khashoggi case

Bahrain's foreign minister called for a boycott of the ride-hailing company Uber Technologies [UBER.UL] after its chief executive officer said he will not attend a business conference in the ...

1 hours ago from Reuters Technology

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Males have greater reproductive success if they spend more time taking care of kids

Males have greater reproductive success if they spend more time taking care of kids—and not necessarily only their own, according to new research published by anthropologists at Northwestern ...

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Scientists built a terrifying robot snake that can climb ladders - CNET

Snakes and ladders used to be a board game, now it's an integral part of our shared robot dystopian future. Can't wait!

5 hours ago from CNET

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Apple says 'dangerous' Australian encryption laws put 'everyone at risk' - CNET

"It would be wrong to weaken security for millions of law-abiding customers in order to investigate the very few who pose a threat," the tech giant said.

5 hours ago from CNET

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Google says Pixel camera app will soon support external mics

Google will update the camera app on its Pixel smartphones to work with external microphones when shooting video, an employee from the app’s engineering team has confirmed. Android ...

16 hours ago from The Verge

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Sound, vibration recognition boost context-aware computing

Smart devices can seem dumb if they don't understand where they are or what people around them are doing. Carnegie Mellon University researchers say this environmental awareness can be enhanced ...

4 hours ago from TechXplore

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Epic Sues YouTuber Over Fortnite Cheats

No one likes cheaters as they ruin games, which in turn drives other regular players away which can end up hurting sales of the game, and also decrease its legitimacy especially if its developers ...

9 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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