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Tech giants are battling to place their sensible audio system as the middle of the digital house. But Microsoft, which misplaced the cell wars to Apple and Google, is attempting to make sure that it’ll have a spot, regardless of who wins. Microsoft has its personal voice-based digital assistant, Cortana, that would theoretically energy a …

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Bad information retains piling up for Chinese telecommunications large Huawei. Last week an worker was arrested in Poland on espionage expenses. This week, the corporate’s merchandise, which embody each telephones and community gear, had been banned from Taiwanese authorities techniques, the South China Morning Post reported, over issues that Huawei may construct backdoors into its …

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Diagnosing psychiatric and neurological situations is hard. Physicians have lengthy reported that diagnoses are fraught with problems and subtleties. Anywhere from 35 p.c to 85 p.c of psychological well being situations go undetected and undiagnosed, in line with the World Health Organization, relying on the place you reside on the earth. Needless to say, with …

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The Federal Trade Commission thinks you are paying an excessive amount of for smartphones. But it doesn’t blame handset makers like Apple and Samsung or wi-fi carriers. Instead, the company blames Qualcomm, which owns key wi-fi expertise patents and makes chips that may be present in most high-end Android telephones and plenty of iPhones. Qualcomm …

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A shareholder lawsuit filed Thursday claims that Alphabet’s board of administrators, together with Larry Page, Sergey Brin, and Eric Schmidt, lined up sexual harassment by quite a few Google executives, together with Andy Rubin, whose $90 million exit package deal was permitted by the board after an inner investigation discovered sexual harassment claims towards Rubin …

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As tech giants work out how you can hold customers from participating with faux and deceptive information on-line, a brand new Gallup ballot suggests one probably efficient strategy. In the survey, which was commissioned by journalism startup NewsGuard and its investor, the Knight Foundation, greater than 60 p.c of respondents stated they have been much …

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As the web has advanced over its 35-year lifespan, management over its most necessary providers has regularly shifted from open supply protocols maintained by non-profit communities to proprietary providers operated by massive tech firms. As a end result, billions of individuals acquired entry to superb, free applied sciences. But that shift additionally created critical issues. …

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This article, like a lot of the web, is offered to you through black textual content on a white background. Depending on what time of day it’s, and the way lengthy you’ve gotten been observing an obnoxiously vibrant display screen, you would possibly discover the expertise of studying it a bit … aggravating. Perhaps even …

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Apple on Wednesday warned traders that its income for the final three months of 2018 wouldn’t stay as much as earlier estimates, and even come notably shut. The fundamental wrongdoer seems to be China, the place the commerce struggle and a broader financial slowdown contributed to plummeting iPhone gross sales. But CEO Tim Cook’s letter …

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Most years, I spherical up the information of the 12 months in know-how by means of a group of quotes, organized roughly by some mixture I make up of their significance and the way a lot I like them. Here they’re for 2018. 14. “He was that kind of guy. You know, an asshole. But …

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