George Soros slams Google, Facebook, says they're 'menace' to society

Further adding fuel to the fire that is currently engulfing social media and the tech sector, billionaire investor George Soros has slammed Facebook and Google, calling them a “menace” and “obstacles to innovation.”

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2018/01/26/george-soros-slams-google-facebook-says-theyre-menace-to-society.html

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Laser-firing underwater drones protect Norway's salmon supply by incinerating lice

Currently being employed in the North Sea fjords in Norway, a smart underwater drone has been deployed to fire highly targeted laser blasts to help deal with the problem of salmon-munching sea lice.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/23/laser-firing-underwater-drones-protect-norways-salmon-supply-by-incinerating-lice.html

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AMD has a fix coming for Ryzen bug that hard-locks PCs

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AMD’s Ryzen has a bug in how it currently executes FMA3 code, but the problem is minor and the chances of encountering it in the wild are extremely small. The benchmark that caught it represents a valid corner case, but still a corner case. AMD is already working on a patch.

The post AMD has a fix coming for Ryzen bug that hard-locks PCs appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/246304-amd-fix-coming-fused-multiply-add-fma3-ryzen-bug?source=Computing

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LG will fix shielding on future 5K monitors to prevent router disruption

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LG has announced it will add shielding to future 5K displays that currently lack it — but it won’t do so until March, and there’s no word on whether consumers will be able to distinguish between the shielded and unshielded displays.

The post LG will fix shielding on future 5K monitors to prevent router disruption appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/243893-lg-will-fix-shielding-future-5k-monitors-prevent-router-disruption?source=Computing

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With Android on top of the world, Google is already working on a mysterious new OS

Android is currently the most popular mobile operating system in the world by a massive margin.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/08/16/with-android-on-top-world-google-is-already-working-on-mysterious-new-os.html

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Microsoft Research proposes a method for full control over data stored in the cloud

Microsoft Research is currently working on a project to enable secure data exchange in the cloud, which uses multiparty computation to generate results without exposing the actual data held by all parties involved. The team will release tools soon.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/08/10/microsoft-research-proposes-method-for-full-control-over-data-stored-in-cloud.html

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Kickass Torrents pirating site goes down after alleged founder is arrested in Poland

Kickass Torrents, which you may know simply as KAT, is currently down, and there’s no telling when and if it’ll ever come back.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/21/kickass-torrents-pirating-site-goes-down-after-alleged-founder-is-arrested-in-poland.html

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SugarCRM CTO Clint Oram: Make Every Customer Experience Extraordinary


SugarCRM cofounder Clint Oram is one of the original architects and developers of the Sugar application. He currently serves as the company’s CTO. The biggest CRM challenge right now is that “technology is changing the way customers work with companies,” Oram said. “I want the company that I do business with to give me answers quickly, and they need to be insightful answers. Technology has driven speed and relevancy expectations through the roof, and companies of all sizes are struggling to keep up with this.”

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/83569.html?rss=1

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Standalone HBO Now subscriptions at 800,000, says network's CEO

Article Image Despite launching almost a year ago with a publicity boost by Apple, HBO Now currently has just 800,000 subscribers, the head of the premium network revealed on Wednesday.

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Apple Music down for some listeners, asking others to resubscribe [u]

Article Image Some Apple Music listeners are currently experiencing serious problems with the service, including not being able to stream anything at all, according to numerous grievances on Twitter. [Updated]

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Citibank is testing an ATM you can use with only your eyes and phone

The barrier between you and your cash may be reduced drastically in the future: Citibank is currently testing a new ATM prototype that would let customers use it with just their eyes (and their cell phones, of course).

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/07/citibank-is-testing-atm-can-use-with-only-your-eyes-and-phone.html

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JCPenney tests Apple Pay for store cards, plans full rollout in spring 2016

Article Image U.S. big-box retailer JCPenney is currently testing Apple Pay support for its store cards, with plans for an official introduction sometime in the spring of next year, a shopper’s anecdote indicated on Monday.

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DisneyLife online streaming service launches in UK with iOS & Apple TV support

Article Image Disney on Tuesday launched a new online streaming service known as DisneyLife, currently available only in the U.K., but with plans for global expansion.

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Report: Google to merge Android and Chrome OS in 2017

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Google plans to merge its Chrome operating system currently used in notebook and desktop computers into its Android operating system used in smartphones and tablets, according to The Wall Street Journal.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/217222-report-google-to-merge-android-and-chrome-os-in-2017

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Monaco is making artificial 3D printed reefs to help preserve coral populations

Thanks to the disastrous effects of climate change, planet Earth is currently in the middle of the biggest coral die-off in known history, leaving many of the reef’s inhabitants without a place to call home.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/10/29/monaco-is-making-artificial-3d-printed-reefs-to-help-preserve-coral-populations.html

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iPhone 6s supplies tracking far better than 2014 iPhone 6 launch, store stock indicates

Article Image Apple is currently doing far better at keeping supplies of the iPhone 6s available than it did with the iPhone 6 or iPhone 5s, according to research conducted by investment firm Piper Jaffray.

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Top iOS ad blocker Crystal lets advertisers pay to bypass restrictions

Article Image Crystal — currently the most popular ad-blocker on the iOS App Store — is allowing advertisers who pay for the privilege to bypass the app’s filters, a report said on Thursday.

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Fund managers still leery of Apple stock, believe shares could slide further before rebounding

Investment managers on Wall Street believe that Apple stock is currently undervalued, but they’re also reportedly concerned that shares of the company could drop even further before their eventual rebound.

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Apple Maps vans to begin collecting data in France, Sweden in August

The Apple Maps vans currently on reconnaissance trips to collect street-level data will be coming to France and Sweden for the first time in August, in addition to touring areas in the U.S., England, and Ireland, Apple revealed on Monday.

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