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Google Fiber Scales Back TV Service To Focus Solely On High-Speed Internet

author image by admin | Strategy | 0 Comments | 31 Oct 2015

Google Fiber started off with a simple enough premise: providing lightning-fast internet and TV service to customers at reasonable prices. Given that many Americans have just one or two ISPs serving their area (usually, with just one of them offering serviceable…

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Facebook reportedly discovered it had been infiltrated

author image by admin | Adventure | 0 Comments | 31 Oct 2015

Members of a hacking group connected to Russia’s military intelligence unit, the GRU, began creating fake Facebook accounts to amplify stolen emails as early as June 2016, people familiar with the company’s investigation into Russia’s use of the platform told The…

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author image by admin | Strategy | 2 Comments | 31 Oct 2015

TAIPEI (Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google said it would pay $1.1 billion in cash to acquire the division at Taiwan’s HTC Corp (2498.TW) that develops the U.S. firm’s Pixel smartphones, its latest push into hardware manufacturing. Google has sought…

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CCleaner Compromised to Distribute Malware for Almost a Month

author image by admin | Strategy | 0 Comments | 31 Oct 2015

Version 5.33 of the CCleaner app offered for download between August 15 and September 12 was modified to include the Floxif malware, according reports published by MorphiSec and Cisco Talos. Floxif is a malware downloader that gathers information about infected…

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Does the world really need a new iPhone every year?

author image by admin | Adventure | 2 Comments | 31 Oct 2015

The 10th anniversary of the iPhone will be marked with the launch of a hotly anticipated new model on Tuesday. By putting a phone that was also a versatile computer in your pocket, Apple ushered in the era of smartphones…

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The Bandwidth Defender

author image by admin | Racing | 0 Comments | 31 Oct 2015

It’s midday in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, and Kevin Argentieri is walking around a residential neighborhood brandishing a large gray arrow, like a medieval knight would wield a sword. First, Argentieri stands in the middle of a sidewalk and holds the arrow out…

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