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Global Ransomware Attack: What We Know and Don't Know - New York Times
A screenshot of what appeared to be the ransomware affecting systems worldwide on Tuesday. The Ukrainian government posted the shot to its official Facebook page. A quickly spreading ransomware attack is hitting countries across the world including ...

Here Are All The Games Coming To The Mini SNES Classic Edition - Forbes
Nintendo announced the mini retro SNES Classic Edition console today. It's the follow-up to the wildly popular, impossible to actually purchase NES Classic Edition that came out last year and has already been discontinued. The system comes with two ...

Facebook Hits 2 Billion Users, But The Road Gets Tough Ahead - ValueWalk
Facebook is the largest social network in the world with over 2 billion users now. No other platform is even close to reaching that number. However, after hitting this milestone, it seems the road from here will be hard for the social networking platform.
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8 tips for being productive on the iPad with iOS 10 - The Verge
In my review of the iPad Pro 10.5, I said that most people should probably wait until all the productivity improvements coming in iOS 11 are available before buying one. But you didn't wait, did you, you maniac? You went out and bought one, and are now ...

New under-display fingerprint sensor is slow but promising - The Verge
Now that edge-to-edge displays are commonplace on smartphones, the new holy grail for mobile engineering is the creation of the under-display fingerprint sensor. Not under glass ? that's easy ? but under the thickness of the glass plus display ...

Windows 10: Big update plus Microsoft tests 'staggered' release on Insiders - ZDNet
The new Windows 10 update process that Microsoft is testing means updates become available to various groups in stages. Image: Microsoft. Microsoft yesterday released a huge non-security update for Windows 10 systems and announced a new update ...

Samsung's fiery Galaxy Note 7 to rise from the ashes as the ?Fandom Edition? - Ars Technica
There have been whispers for some time that Samsung is planning to resurrect the fallen Galaxy Note 7, and now the ever-reliable Wall Street Journal has come out with a report detailing Samsung's plan. The existing, non-exploded Note 7 carcasses will ...

Facebook vows to do better combating hate speech - CNET
Even Facebook admits it's having a hard time tackling hate speech. The world's most popular social network said Tuesday that it removes about 66,000 posts a week -- around 288,000 monthly -- on what it considers hateful rhetoric. And, Facebook said, it ...

Google News gets a much-needed redesign to cut down on clutter and confusion - The Verge
Google today unveiled a new look for its 14-year-old news reader that makes the web service much easier to digest. The Google News page now has three sections located at the center of the homepage: a top headlines list, a local list, and a personalized ...


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