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Android December security bulletin finally has KRACK fix for Pixels

Google kicked off the whole monthly security bulletin practice to assure Android users, or at least owners of its Nexus and Pixel devices, that they will get timely and critical security fixes before all hell breaks loose. In a rather odd turn of events, however, Google missed that window when it rolled out the November set of security patches without … Continue reading

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iPhone X, unlocked and SIM-free, arrives in US

Consumers coveting the iPhone X can now buy an unlocked SIM-free version of the handset directly from Apple, giving them the freedom to use it on whatever carrier they want whenever they want. The unlocked version has appeared on Apple’s website, where it is listed alongside the existing carrier-centric versions

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ISS crew video shows how to make and eat pizza in space

The International Space Station crew recently made some pizzas in microgravity, filming the fun for everyone on Earth to enjoy. It’s a pizza night unlike any other, involving assembling pizzas while the ingredients try to float away.

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Import your Instagram contacts to Facebook Messenger

Facebook started testing a way to cross-post Instagram Stories to your Facebook timeline this past September, and finally released the feature to everyone in early October.

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Samsung 5G moving train test hit 1.7Gbps peak speed

Samsung recently tested 5G on a train traveling at about 62MPH and was able to hit a peak speed of 1.7Gbps. The company called its test, which was performed with Japan’s KDDI, a success, saying it achieved successful downlink and uplink handover in addition to the crazy peak speed. The test took place in Saitama, Japan, on October 17 through … Continue reading

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Pokemon GO Christmas Event 2017 has 2 big secrets

It’s holiday 2017 time in the Pokemon GO universe, and we’re getting pumped up about the prospects. Today we’re running down what might be, what won’t be, and what WILL be for certain during this most contradictory holiday session. The first element we’re going to talk about is a new Pokemon, one ready-made and perfect for a holiday event, complete … Continue reading

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Huawei Mate 10 Pro teardown reveals hidden repair traps

The trend towards more fashionable, glass back phones come at the price of repairability and sometimes even durability.

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Apple might be sharing Face ID data with apps too freely

Most security researchers are stumbling to find a way to definitively prove, or disprove, the security and reliability of the iPhone X’s Face ID feature. Almost all of those, however, require a second face to bypass your legit one. It turns out that users might have something to fear even without a doppelganger.

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Vine co-founder begins teasing a successor

Back in 2016, Vine fans were blindsided when Twitter announced its plan to shut the service down.

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Mega Man 30th anniversary livestream kicks off tomorrow

Mega Man has been with us longer than many gamers might realize. The Blue Bomber debuted in his first video game – the very first Mega Man for the NES – on December 17, 1987. That means Capcom’s most-loved character is turning 30 years old this month, and to celebrate, the company is planning a special livestream that will look … Continue reading

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