Spectre, Meltdown: Critical CPU Security Flaws Explained

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The security flaws everyone’s been rushing to patch have names now: Meltdown and Spectre. There’s good reason everyone’s been rushing to patch things.

The post Spectre, Meltdown: Critical CPU Security Flaws Explained appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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This company just launched its first 'made from scratch' rocket

With big names like SpaceX and Blue Origin stealing headlines left and right, smaller space travel startups tend to cruise under the radar.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/25/this-company-just-launched-its-first-made-from-scratch-rocket.html

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'Dopey' and 'Bashful'? Twitterverse suggests names for newly-found exoplanets

People are taking to Twitter to suggest 7 names for the 7 newly-discovered Earth-size planets announced by NASA this week.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/02/24/dopey-and-bashful-twitterverse-suggests-names-for-newly-found-exoplanets.html

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Stop unwanted calls and texts from hitting your cellphone

You may find this surprising. Many of us remember when people’s names, addresses and phone numbers were listed in the telephone book and distributed for free

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/26/stop-unwanted-calls-and-texts-from-hitting-your-cellphone.html

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Tech and human rights leaders urge Obama to pardon Snowden

Two technology heavyweights lent their names to a campaign announced today in New York to ask President Barack Obama to pardon Edward Snowden.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/14/tech-and-human-rights-leaders-urge-obama-to-pardon-snowden.html

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Brexit could cause havoc with .eu registered domains

Businesses that are reliant on ecommerce or web traffic may soon be scrambling to find new domain names as Brexit will make many with .eu domain registrations ineligible after the UK exits the EU.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/06/27/brexit-could-cause-havoc-with-eu-registered-domains.html

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Apple Pay gains 27 more US card issuers including PNC's Global Investment Servicing

Article Image Apple on Friday added another 27 names to the list of U.S. card issuers supporting Apple Pay, most notably expanding support for PNC cards to the bank’s Global Investment Servicing division.

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Samsung's going to make Six Flags roller coasters even more terrifying using the Gear VR

What’s missing from roller coasters that have silly names like Space Flight, or Tornado?

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/03/04/samsungs-going-to-make-six-flags-roller-coasters-even-more-terrifying-using-gear-vr.html

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MIT, Adobe aim to end ‘code rot’ by letting software auto-optimize itself

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Two of the biggest names in tech are teaming up to figure out how we could develop software for fixing one of the fundamental problems with developing software.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/220017-mit-adobe-aim-to-end-code-rot-by-letting-software-edit-software

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HTC shares continue freefall, market value falls below cash on hand

Taiwanese gadget maker HTC, once one of the biggest names in the smartphone market, is now considered essentially worthless by investors as its market value fell below its cash on hand during Monday trading.

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Jony Ive, Marc Newson showcase Apple Watch to fashion luminaries in Paris

The Apple Watch has attracted some of fashion’s biggest names to its one-day-only showing at Parisian boutique Colette, with industry icons like Anna Wintour and Karl Lagerfeld turning up to get a look at Apple’s long-awaited foray into the wearable device market.

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