Is USB-C Chasing an Unachievable Goal?

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USB-C sells a dream of uniting every cable standard and protocol over a single cable, but so far the fairy tale hasn’t stood up to cold reality.

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Exposed: Massive spambot exposes 711 million email addresses

‘For a sense of scale, that’s almost one address for every single man, woman and child in all of Europe,’ according to security researcher Troy Hunt.

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With Echo Dot at Bat, Amazon Scores Prime Day Home Run


Amazon has hailed its third-annual Prime Day promotion as its single biggest global shopping event ever. The sales event, held earlier this week, reached $1 billion in sales, according to some estimates, surpassing year-ago sales by 60 percent and beating the company’s prior Black Friday and Cyber Monday records. More members joined Prime on this year’s Prime Day than on any other single day in the company’s history, Amazon said, although it did not release any figures to back up that claim.

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A US carrier just announced that it won't sell anything but Apple's iPhone from now on

The iPhone is obviously one of the most popular gadgets of all time, and as the single most dominant force in smartphones today, putting all your chips in the iPhone basket isn’t a terrible strategy.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/21/us-carrier-just-announced-that-it-wont-sell-anything-but-apples-iphone-from-now-on.html

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SpaceX's next Hyperloop contest will focus on one element: Speed

SpaceX’s next Hyperloop contest is set to be the most exciting yet as it’ll focus on a single element: speed. Teams from around the world will test their passenger pods on a track in California to see who has the fastest design.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/17/spacexs-next-hyperloop-contest-will-focus-on-one-element-speed.html

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Black Friday 2016 deals watch: All the best sales in Amazon's Black Friday blowout

Just about every single store in the country is offering some type of sale for Black Friday 2016 today.

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Snapchat's Spectacles have already started to show up on eBay for crazy prices

Within hours of Snapchat’s new camera-equipped “Spectacles” going on sale from a single vending machine on Venice Beach on Thursday, some pairs of the video sunglasses started showing up on eBay. But the asking prices are crazy.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/11/snapchats-spectacles-have-already-started-to-show-up-on-ebay-for-crazy-prices.html

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Single mom faces jail for selling food on Facebook

When California single mother of six Mariza Ruelas joined the Facebook group 209 Food Spot a few years ago, she and other members would exchange recipes, meet for potlucks, and sometimes swap or sell their dishes among members.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/07/single-mom-faces-jail-for-selling-food-on-facebook.html

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How Dolphin finally cracked the code on Star Wars: Clone Wars, now emulates every GameCube title

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After extensive work, the GameCube and Wii emulator Dolphin can now emulate every single licensed title — including one outlier that eluded the team for over a decade.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/235244-how-dolphin-finally-cracked-the-code-on-star-wars-clone-wars-now-emulates-every-gamecube-title

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I got caught cheating through Pokemon Go

Pokémon Go ruined my love life! Evan Scribner claims he’s now single after his girlfriend discovered he was “cheating” on her — thanks to the geolocation feature in the addicting scavenger hunt-style cellphone game.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/13/got-caught-cheating-through-pokemon-go.html

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This week on AI: FBI debate explodes, Mac & iPhone leaks, Apple patent win overturned

Article Image A single issue dominated most headlines this week: Apple’s defiance of an FBI request to help unlock an iPhone linked to San Bernardino shooter Syed Rizwan Farook. More news did emerge, however, on Apple’s legal battles with Samsung, and possible plans for OS X and a new 4-inch iPhone.

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How to increase Wi-Fi coverage throughout your whole home or office

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Expanding a Wi-Fi network beyond a single router can be tricky, but we’ll walk you through your options, and some of the new products that will make it easier.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/223211-how-to-increase-wi-fi-coverage-throughout-your-whole-home-or-office

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PSA: If you don't want to fry your new MacBook, pay attention to the quality of your USB cables

Article Image Apple’s decision to include a single, all-new USB-C port on the reinvented MacBook has sent buyers of the ultraportable scrambling for adapters and conversion cables to connect legacy devices — but be mindful of what you plug in.

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Luma delivers whole-house Wi-Fi for non-geeks, with per-device security

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Anyone with a home or office too large to be covered with a single wireless router knows the pain of setting up a more complex system. Startup Luma aims to change all that, with a relatively-inexpensive, and very easy-to-administer mesh system.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/220577-luma-whole-house-wi-fi-for-non-geeks

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Keith Richards debuts new music video exclusively on Apple Music

In another exclusive, Apple Music on Monday premiered the video for “Trouble,” a new single by Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards.

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Apple Music scores another exclusive with Eminem's 'Phenomenal' music video

Eminem dropped an epic music video-cum-short film for his latest single “Phenomenal” on Friday as an Apple Music exclusive fraught with product placement courtesy of Apple Watch and iPhone.

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'Freedom' by Pharrell Williams will be an Apple Music launch exclusive

A new single from Pharrell Williams, “Freedom,” will be an Apple Music exclusive and launch alongside the service on June 30, according to a Facebook update by the hip-hop and R&B singer.



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