iPhone cases found to cause chemical burns spark massive recall

There’s a price to pay for being fashionable, and dozens of iPhone owners learned that the hard way after their protective cases gave them chemical burns.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/02/iphone-cases-found-to-cause-chemical-burns-spark-massive-recall.html

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Facebook’s Zuckerberg drops in for dinner with Ohio family

An Ohio family says they learned just 20 minutes before dinner this week that a planned mystery guest would be Facebook founder and billionaire Mark Zuckerberg.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/30/facebook-s-zuckerberg-drops-in-for-dinner-with-ohio-family.html

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Florida man's vehicle catches fire after charging Galaxy Note 7 explodes

A Florida family learned the hard way over the Labor Day weekend why the new Samsung Galaxy Note 7s were recalled.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/09/florida-mans-vehicle-catches-fire-after-charging-galaxy-note-7-explodes.html

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Shades of Superfish: Lenovo begs users to uninstall its own software due to massive security flaws

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Fifteen months after Superfish, Lenovo still hasn’t learned its lesson. The company’s latest hardware is still shipping with critical security flaws, and the company is still trying to protect itself by claiming it only affects its consumer product lines, not business or enterprise.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/229788-shades-of-superfish-lenovo-begs-users-to-uninstall-its-own-crapware-due-to-massive-security-flaws

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Kansas hospital pays ransomware demand, doesn't get files back

Paying off criminals doesn’t always work, as Kansas Heart Hospital learned this week. They paid off ransomware, only to be asked for more money by the attackers. It’s just the latest in a long string of hospital ransomware attacks.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/05/25/kansas-hospital-pays-ransomware-demand-doesnt-get-files-back.html

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Apple's iPhone 6s to feature always-on 'Hey Siri' functionality, source says

Ahead of tomorrow’s special event, AppleInsider has learned that Apple’s iPhone 6s will boast always-on “Hey Siri” voice activation, meaning users can invoke the virtual assistant even when their device is unplugged.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/49ae7f45/sc/15/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C0A90C0A80Capples0Eiphone0E6s0Eto0Efeature0Ealways0Eon0Ehey0Esiri0Efunctionality0Esource0Esays/story01.htm

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Twitter hopes new ‘quality filter’ will help hide abusive tweets

Ever since last month when the world learned that Twitter CEO Dick Costolo really didn’t have a high opinion of the way the company dealt with abuse on the platform, his team has been rolling out update after update in a bid to improve the situation.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/03/24/twitter-hopes-new-quality-filter-will-help-hide-abusive-tweets/

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Amazon creating Apple Watch app, Stitcher updates to fit larger iPhone displays

Amazon is developing an app for the Apple Watch, AppleInsider has learned, while Stitcher has updated its eponymous podcasting app with better support for the displays on the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.



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Data Fortress 101: Is it possible to make a computer that’s totally invulnerable to the NSA?

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Given everything we’ve learned about software vulnerability, NSA cyber-attacks, and widespread online crime, is it even possible to achieve total, complete security?

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/183346-data-fortress-101-is-it-possible-to-make-a-computer-thats-totally-invulnerable-to-the-nsa

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