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No iPad Screen Can Compare to the Samsung Galaxy Tab S7+

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The Galaxy Tab S7 may not have immediately stood out among Samsung’s avalanche of new products announced during last week’s Galaxy Unpacked event, but after getting the chance to actually spend some time with a Galaxy Tab S7+ and use it some more, it’s quickly becoming a contender for Samsung’s most improved new…

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/no-ipad-screen-can-compare-to-the-samsung-galaxy-tab-s7-1844681331
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Sam Rutherford

Someone Leaked a Bunch of Confidential Intel Documents

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Earlier today, a Twitter user leaked 20GB worth of confidential Intel documents stored on a file-sharing service—documents that the Twitter user claims they received from an anonymous hacker. According to the leaker, the folder contains classified information under NDA, and the hacker who provided the documents to…

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/someone-leaked-a-bunch-of-confidential-intel-documents-1844639482
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Joanna Nelius

Millions of Android Phones Are at Risk Due to “Achilles” Flaw in Qualcomm Chips

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When you’re on the hunt for a new smartphone, it’s likely that you’re focused on price, design, and features first—and probably not the silicon inside powering it. However, researchers have found that Qualcomm’s Snapdragon chip, one of the most widely used in Android phones, has hundreds of bits of vulnerable code…

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/millions-of-android-phones-are-at-risk-due-to-achilles-1844645940
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Victoria Song

0 to 50 in 5 Minutes: Qualcomm Quick Charge 5 Could Be Wicked Fast

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Qualcomm’s Quick Charge platform has sort of become an industry-standard having been used on a wide range of phones, tablets, and more. But now for Quick Charge 5, Qualcomm is giving its charging platform a massive boost in speed.

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/0-to-50-in-5-minutes-qualcomm-quick-charge-5-could-be-1844499915
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Sam Rutherford

Corning Claims Newest Smartphone Glass Is Stronger and Twice as Durable

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Corning’s Gorilla Glass is one of the most recognized components used to help protect smartphones against the perils of everyday life. Typically, each new generation of Gorilla Glass comes with improved durability against either drops or scratches, but not both. However, for its newest formula of Gorilla Glass—Gorilla…

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/corning-claims-newest-smartphone-glass-is-stronger-and-1844479466
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Sam Rutherford

This Is Why Half the Internet Shut Down Today

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Scores of websites and services went down Friday afternoon due to problems with Cloudflare’s DNS service, sparking rampant speculation about the cause. After all, a global DDOS attack would totally fit the real-life apocalypse movie that 2020 is increasingly turning into.

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/this-is-why-half-the-internet-shut-down-today-1844425114
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Alyse Stanley

Lenovo’s Funky Gaming Phone with a Side-Mounted Pop-Up Cam Appears to Be Real

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A couple months ago, rumors started to swirl about an upcoming Lenovo gaming phone with a funky side-mounted pop-up cam, and now based on a listing on JD.com, it seems those rumors were true.

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/lenovos-funky-gaming-phone-with-a-side-mounted-pop-up-c-1844417920
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Sam Rutherford

How to Use Chrome, Firefox, or Safari to Change All of Your Bad Passwords

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Passwords have long been a vulnerable way to safeguard your online accounts, which is why measures like two-factor authentication are now so widespread. Web browsers are also adding more features to try and promote good password habits.

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/how-to-use-chrome-firefox-or-safari-to-change-all-of-1844354112
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The Article Was Written/Published By: David Nield

How to Wipe Your Viewing History on Any Streaming Service

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Streaming services seem to be multiplying more quickly than ever, and they all use a similar approach when it comes to tracking what you’re watching—both to make sure you can jump back in where you left off, and to power the various recommendation algorithms that will keep your eyeballs on the screen for longer than…

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/how-to-wipe-your-viewing-history-on-any-streaming-servi-1844329449
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The Article Was Written/Published By: David Nield

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