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WTF, EFS? Experts warn Windows encryption could spawn nasty new ransomware

16 hours ago   |   The Register

Redmond's own security tools could be abused to create hard-to-scrub infections The encryption technology Microsoft uses to protect its own file system could also be turned...
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ProtonVPN releases source code and undergoes full security audit

ProtonVPN releases source code and undergoes full security audit

16 hours ago   |   TechRadar

From its onset, ProtonVPN has set out to be the most transparent and accountable VPN provider and now the company has backed up these claims by releasing its source code on all...
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There's a Lego Ideas International Space Station set incoming

There's a Lego Ideas International Space Station set incoming

20 hours ago   |   Pocket-lint

It's been known for a while that Lego was turning its attention to the International Space Station and thanks to a teaser it seems that day is finally here. It's part of the...
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Delegates at World Economic Forum urged to commit to financial technology

Delegates at World Economic Forum urged to commit to financial technology

22 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Delegates at Davos urgently need to make a big and bold commitment this year to financial technology , an opportunity that the world cannot afford to miss amid a slowing global...
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Pastry chefs and cyber-crime experts see fastest growth in wages

Pastry chefs and cyber-crime experts see fastest growth in wages

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

A salary report from Reed Specialist Recruitment revealed that technology was the fastest growing sector last year after a 13.8 per cent hike in jobs posted.
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Buzzy mattress maker Casper is pitching itself as a tech company, just like WeWork did. Here why business experts are dubious

Buzzy mattress maker Casper is pitching itself as a tech company, just like WeWork did. Here why business experts are dubious

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Online mattress company Casper tried to pitch itself as a tech company in its recently filed initial public offering paperwork. Private investors have given it a tech-like...
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Is AI the top technology trend for 2020? An Asian Development Bank Trade perspective for the next decade

Is AI the top technology trend for 2020? An Asian Development Bank Trade perspective for the next decade

4 days ago   |   Trade Finance Global

We heard from Steven Beck, Head of Trade Finance at the Asian Development Bank, giving his musings on 2019, a year of uncertainty in trade, and what 2020 might bring for trade...
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THE UPSKILLING CHALLENGE: How top companies are training their workforce on the hottest tech jobs

THE UPSKILLING CHALLENGE: How top companies are training their workforce on the hottest tech jobs

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

The push across corporate America to adopt advanced tech like artificial intelligence is well underway, but finding the talent necessary to support the pivot is increasingly...
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The US government is urging Apple to unlock a gunman's iPhone, but experts explain why that would create a privacy nightmare for iPhone owners

The US government is urging Apple to unlock a gunman's iPhone, but experts explain why that would create a privacy nightmare for iPhone owners

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Apple's decision not to unlock or create a backdoor into the iPhones used by a gunman in a Florida shooting last month puts the tech giant at odds with the United States...
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Most lidars today have between 1 and 128 lasers-this one has 11,000

Most lidars today have between 1 and 128 lasers-this one has 11,000

5 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Lidar sensors work by bouncing laser light off surrounding objects to produce a three-dimensional "point cloud." The first modern three-dimensional lidar was created for the...
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The Saudi Crown Prince accused of hacking Jeff Bezos' phone met with more than a dozen tech execs and celebs during the same US trip. From Tim Cook to Oprah, here's everyone Mohammed bin Salman met with

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Netflix: “The Witcher is tracking to be our biggest season one TV series ever”

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Google has launched three new apps - Activity Bubbles, Envelope, and Screen Stopwatch - all of which are designed to reduce your screen time. A couple years ago, Google... Read more ...

Google launched 3 new apps to help you put your phone down

Google launched 3 new apps to help you put your phone down

Google released three new apps to cut down on screen time. The apps vary in how they function, from simply making a user aware of how many times they unlock their phone, to... Read more ...

Disney+ availability moved forward to 24 March for UK and other European...

Disney+ availability moved forward to 24 March for UK and other European countries

Disney has confirmed that it will be launching the Disney+ service in a number of European countries from 24 March. The date has been moved forward from the original 31 March... Read more ...

Philips' new OLED805 and OLED855 TVs will use AI power to pimp your picture

Philips' new OLED805 and OLED855 TVs will use AI power to pimp your picture

Philips has revealed its first wave of new OLED TVs for 2020 - and it's going all-in on AI picture processing. Announcing two new OLED models at its annual Amsterdam showcase... Read more ...

How to update every AMD RX 5600 XT BIOS for maximum performance

How to update every AMD RX 5600 XT BIOS for maximum performance

AMD's Radeon RX 5600 XT is a fierce 1440p contender rivaling even Nvidia's RTX 2060... so long as it's been flashed with the latest vBIOS from the card's manufacturer. In this... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S20 price: How much will Samsung's new phone cost?

Samsung Galaxy S20 price: How much will Samsung's new phone cost?

The leaks surrounding the Samsung Galaxy S20 don't seem to be coming to an end, with new leaks focusing on what sort of price we might be asked to pay for Samsung's next phone... Read more ...

Facebook vows to create 1,000 new jobs in the UK by the end of 2020

Facebook vows to create 1,000 new jobs in the UK by the end of 2020

Facebook said more than half of the recruits will work in technology-focused roles across software engineering, product design and data science Read more ...

PS5 to be unveiled in February, reveals developer

PS5 to be unveiled in February, reveals developer

With Xbox unveiling the design of its next-generation console, Xbox Series X , during the Game Awards in December, it's only a matter of time before PlayStation follows suit... Read more ...