SanDisk Shows Off 1TB Flash Drive Prototype

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The new USB Type-C stick includes a whopping 1TB of storage.

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EU orders Amazon to pay 250 million Euros after getting illegal tax benefits

After ruling last year that Apple owed a whopping 13 billion to Ireland in back taxes, the European Union on Wednesday morning determined that Amazon received illegal tax benefits as well, this time in Luxembourg.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/04/eu-orders-amazon-to-pay-250-million-euros-after-getting-illegal-tax-benefits.html

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Oculus slashes Rift prices as sales sag

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Oculus sales are lagging behind both the HTC Vive and the Sony VR. Facebook’s solution? A whopping 25% price cut.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/gaming/245262-facebook-slashes-oculus-rift-prices-user-growth-sags?source=Computing

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The Pentagon just paid cash to hackers who found 100+ bugs in its systems

The Department of Defense’s recent “Hack the Pentagon” program turned up a whopping 138 security vulnerabilities deemed “valid and unique,” officials have revealed. And yes, they’ve already been acted upon to prevent future trouble.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/20/pentagon-just-paid-cash-to-hackers-who-found-100-bugs-in-its-systems.html

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The Best Videos on Facebook Could Be Stolen Property


Facebook has stolen videos for display on its site, alleged Hank Green of VlogBrothers. A whopping 725 of the 1,000 most popular videos on Facebook in Q1 were freebooted — that is, re-uploaded to the social media network without authorization — he said, citing a report from Ogilvy and Tubular Labs. Those 725 videos accounted for about 17 billion views in the quarter, Green noted. The Facebook freebooting issue also has triggered complaints by other content creators. “Welcome to the information age,” remarked tech analyst Jim McGregor.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/82363.html?rss=1

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KGI: iPhone sales forecast at 73M for Q4 ahead of Apple Watch debut in March, 12" MacBook Air in Q1

Apple is forecast to have shipped a whopping 73 million iPhones over the 2014 holiday quarter on strong iPhone 6 demand, according to one well-connected analyst who also expects a busy start to 2015 for the company, with Apple Watch sales in March and a rumored 12-inch MacBook Air coming sometime before April.



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