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Huawei’s Mate 10 Pro is coming to the US unlocked next month

By | 2018-01-10T00:39:56+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: Mobile|

As expected, today’s Huawei CES press conference was a strange affair. The company’s U.S. plans were recently thwarted, as per a report in The Wall Street Journal, leaving the company in a bit of a lurch. Consumer CEO Richard Yu went ahead as planned, officially launching the company’s new flagship here in the

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Gal Gadot is Huawei’s secret weapon, as US distribution plans fall through

By | 2018-01-10T12:29:47+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: Android|

What’s a poor smartphone maker to do when its latest grand plans for U.S. distribution fall through? Hire Wonder Woman, of course. With an AT&T deal reportedly falling through last minute, Huawei’s hanging a lot on its latest celebrity spokesperson, Gal Gadot, as it looks to spread brand recognition globally. Of course, the

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Huawei’s new whole-home Wi-Fi system combines Powerline and mesh networking

By | 2018-01-10T11:26:23+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: Android|

Huawei today announced a new whole-home Wi-Fi system, the WiFi Q2. Wi-Fi mesh network systems are quickly becoming the standard, with companies like Qualcomm estimating that they now account for 40 percent of new Wi-Fi router sales. Huawei is going a different route, though. In addition to a Wi-Fi mesh, it also uses

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FTC and state of Nevada crack down on revenge porn site

By | 2018-01-10T10:19:37+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: Android|

In a complaint filed against MyEx.com, the FTC and state of Nevada allege the website violates both federal and state law by featuring intimate images of people, along with their personal information, without their consent. MyEx, which the FTC describes as being “dedicated solely to revenge porn,” is a website that lets people

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LG’s next flagship might be called G7 after all

By | 2018-01-10T14:40:22+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: GSM|

We began this year by finding out that LG plans to rename its flagship series - hence, the device formerly referred to as G7 would be called something else. This handset is expected to become available in April. Now though the plot thickens, since LG's own official website for the UK lists the

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Cold hands, warm stick: High school lacrosse player makes heated stick to beat icy conditions

By | 2018-01-10T01:46:29+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: Gadgets|

Lacrosse is a physically demanding sport under the best conditions, but inclement weather adds frozen hands to the mix. Samantha Wolfe had enough of it and, as a 14-year-old freshman, thought, “why not make a heated stick?” Three years later, her idea has become a reality — the FingerFire lacrosse stick — and

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Razer announces new HyperFlux technology for truly wireless mice

By | 2018-01-10T13:38:05+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: GSM|

Razer has taken a leaf out of Logitech's book and introduced its own truly wireless mouse technology that gets its power from the mouse pad. Called the HyperFlux, the technology includes a compatible mouse pad and mouse that work together to ensure you never have to charge your wireless mouse again. Razer's approach

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Microsoft January Patch Tuesday Update Fixes 16 Critical Bugs | Threatpost

By | 2018-01-09T22:51:58+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: Vulnerabilities | Alerts | Solutions|Tags: , |

Experts Weigh In On Spectre Patch Challenges January 7, 2018 , 11:21 pm Anti-Virus Updates Required Ahead of Microsoft’s Meltdown, Spectre Patches January 9, 2018 , 12:43 pm VMware Issues 3 Critical Patches for vSphere Data Protection January 2, 2018 , 4:03 pm Forever 21 Says PoS Systems Exposed Customer Data for 8

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LifeDoor closes your home’s doors automatically to protect against fires

By | 2018-01-10T00:42:05+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: Gadgets|

It turns out that in case of a fire in your home, a closed door is the best barrier against spreading smoke, heat and flames. But who’s going to run around the house shutting doors? LifeDoor is a simple gadget that sits on your doors’ hinges and closes them automatically (and gently) when

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Microsoft Patches Zero-Day Vulnerability in Office

By | 2018-01-10T09:56:24+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Categories: CyberSecurity|

Microsoft’s January 2018 Patch Tuesday updates address more than 50 vulnerabilities, including a zero-day vulnerability in Office related to an Equation Editor flaw that has been exploited by several threat groups in the past few months. The zero-day vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2018-0802, has been described by Microsoft as a memory corruption issue that

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