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Steam Link Is 60% Off - Mirror Your Gaming Setup to TV at 1080p - Deal Alert The Steam Link allows existing Steam gamers to expand the range of their current gaming set up via their home network. Just connect your Steam PC or Steam Machine to your home network, plug into a TV, and stream your games to the Link at 1080p. Video and
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Best Buy has cut the MacBook Air's price tag to $800 Apple hasnt updated the MacBook Air since 2015, and many Apple watchers dont expect to see a refresh of the device. In fact, the 11-inch MacBook Airleft the consumer market last October. Nevertheless, Apple still offers the 13-inch Air as the cheapest Mac
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Java and Python FTP attacks can punch holes through firewalls The Java and Python runtimes fail to properly validate FTP URLs, which can potentially allow attackers to punch holes through firewalls to access local networks.On Saturday, security researcher Alexander Klink disclosed an interesting attack where exploit
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Intel supercharges Atom chips with 16 cores and pro-level features Intels Atom was mostly known as a low-end chip for mobile devices that underperformed. That may not be the case anymore.The latest Atom C3000 chips announced on Tuesday have up to 16 cores and are more sophisticated than ever. The chips are made for stora
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Dont wait for 5G: LTE could be your key to IoT One of the many whiz-bang features promised in 5G is a new way of connecting millions of small, low-powered IoT devices. But there's no need to wait: Two forms of LTE tuned for IoT have entered a market that's already heating up with rapidly expanding spe
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LTE speeds outpace home internet with new Qualcomm and Intel modems With every new generation of smartphone, LTE connections get faster. Thats because the devices have faster modems that can transfer data at unprecedented download speeds.The top modem providers are Intel and Qualcomm, whose cellular chips are used in the
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Facebook's latest Snapchat attack: WhatsApp status updates As Snapchat prepares to go public with its hotly anticipated IPO, it already has a formidable foe. Facebook has been launching digital missiles at the image messaging app for years, building a copycat feature into Instagram, stickers and effects in Messen
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Fingerprint scanning is coming to Chromebooks Later this year, Chromebook owners with the appropriate hardware may be able to unlock their laptops with their fingerprint. Chrome Story recently spotted a new flag in Chrome OS Canary that discusses Quick Unlock (Fingerprint).Mentions of fingerprint sec
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Verizon knocks $350 million off Yahoo deal after massive data breaches Verizon Communications will pay $350 million less for Yahoo after two major data breaches reported by the struggling internet pioneer.Verizon will pay about $4.48 billion for Yahoos operating business, and the two companies will share any potential legal
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Soon your Samsung Galaxy's fingerprint reader will unlock your Windows 10 PC Samsung is telling Galaxy device users theyll soon be able to use their phones fingerprint sensor to unlock nearly any Windows 10 PC.The Samsung Flow app currently lets users unlock a Galaxy TabPro S 2-in-1 with the fingerprint sensor on a Galaxy S7, S7 E
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