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Android TV Box for Netflix, Hulu, and Kodi Exodus

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I will flesh this post out later, but I’m saying, don’t hesitate on getting an Android TV box for ...
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Smart Watches Won’t Make Traditional Watches Obsolete

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What’s with Smart Watches? A wrist computer with a strap is all they are. ....

WordPress 5 Minute Install Discussed and Demonstrated

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The WordPress 5 minute install is here.  Actually it only takes about 3 minutes....

Best Ways to Make Money Online

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Free enterprise meets marketing blogging tops the best ways to make money online, but we’ll get to that ...

How to Make Money on the Internet

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In this post I want to appeal to the downtrodden workers and especially fellow tech workers who may be searchi...

Qualcomm Opens Its Mobile Chip Deep Learning Framework To All

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randomErr shares a report from TechCrunch: Mobile chip maker Qualcomm wants to enable deep learning-based software development on all kinds of devices, which is why it created the Neural Processing Engine (NPE) for its Snapdragon-series mobile processors. The NPE software development kit is now available to all via the Qualcomm Developer Network, which marks the […]

Google Is Testing Autoplay Videos Directly In Search Results

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For a select group of individuals, Google has enabled autoplay videos in Search. “We are constantly experimenting with ways to improve the search experience for our users, but have no plans to announce [the feature] at this time,” a Google spokesperson told Search Engine Land. Facebook, Instagram and Twitter all have similar features that were […]

Travelers’ Electronics At US Airports To Get Enhanced Screening, TSA Says

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An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Aviation security officials will begin enhanced screening measures of passengers’ electronics at US airports, the Transportation Security Administration announced Wednesday. Travelers must remove electronics larger than a mobile phone from their carry-on bags and “place them in a bin with nothing on top or below, similar […]

The Quitting Economy

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From an essay on Aeon magazing: […] The CEO of Me, Inc is a job-quitter for a good reason — the business world has come to realize that market value is the best measure of value. As a consequence, a career means a string of jobs at different companies. So workers respond in kind, thinking […]

Tech Leaders Speak Out Against Trump Ban on Transgender Troops

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Technology executives, including Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Google CEO Sundar Pichai took to social media to voice their displeasure over President Donald Trump’s latest stance on transgendered people in the military. “I am grateful to the transgender members of the military for their service,” Google CEO Sundar Pichai said. Apple CEO Tim Cook said, […]

One Man’s Two-Year Quest Not to Finish Final Fantasy VII

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Simon Parkin, writing for The New Yorker: In 2012, David Curry, a thirty-four-year-old cashier from Southern California, came across a post on an online forum by someone who went by the handle Dick Tree. It contained a herculean proposal: Tree planned to play the 1997 video game Final Fantasy VII for as many hours as […]

Microsoft Launches Windows Bug Bounty Program With Rewards Ranging From $500 To $250,000

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Microsoft on Wednesday announced the Windows Bounty Program. Rewards start at a minimum of $500 and can go up to as high as $250,000. From a report: To be clear, Microsoft already offers many bug bounty programs. This is also not the first to target Windows features — the company has launched many Windows-specific bounties […]

Some Low-Cost Android Phones Come at a Price — Your Privacy

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Cheap phones are coming at the price of your privacy, security analysts discovered. From a report: At $60, the BLU R1 HD is the top-selling phone on Amazon. Last November, researchers caught it secretly sending private data to China. Shanghai Adups Technology, the group behind the spying software on the BLU R1 HD, called it […]

Apple-Supplier Foxconn To Announce New Factory in Wisconsin in Much-needed Win For Trump and Scott Walker

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An anonymous reader shares a Washington Post report: Foxconn, one of the world’s largest electronics manufacturers, will unveil plans Wednesday evening to build a new factory in southeastern Wisconsin (alternative source), delivering a much-needed win for President Trump and Gov. Scott Walker, according to four officials with knowledge of the announcement. The facility will make […]

New Diesel and Petrol Vehicles To Be Banned From 2040 In UK

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New submitter puenktli writes: The UK is joining the list of the countries which are making a commitment towards diesel and petrol free vehicles. Other countries might be more progressive with such a ban (e.g. the Netherlands: by 2025), but at least it’s a step in the right direction. However, if new bans are put […]