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Tesla Fixes Model 3 Flaw, Getting Consumer Reports to Change Review

Tesla beamed a software update to Model 3s to improve their braking, which Consumer Reports had faulted. As a result, on Wednesday the car received a “recommended” rating that it had been denied just
Plex Podcasts arrive in beta on iOS, Android, and Roku

Plex Podcasts arrive in beta on iOS, Android, and Roku

Plex has been updated with support for podcasts, the company has announced. The software, which enables anyone to create their own home media server, now allows users to access podcasts on both their
Plex Podcasts arrive in beta on iOS, Android, and Roku

Plex Podcasts arrive in beta on iOS, Android, and Roku

Plex has been updated with support for podcasts, the company has announced. The software, which enables anyone to create their own home media server, now allows users to access podcasts on both their

Consumer Reports About-face Brings ‘Recommended’ Label to Tesla’s Model 3

The Consumer Reports review that criticized the Tesla Model 3’s stopping distance and all-consuming touchscreen seems to have sparked CEO Elon Musk’s recent spat with the media, but a change of heart
U.S. Missile Defense Seen Gaining Against Threat of Kim's ICBMs

U.S. Missile Defense Seen Gaining Against Threat of Kim's ICBMs

The U.S. network of ground-based interceptors intended to defend against an intercontinental ballistic missile fired from North Korea “achieved a number of major accomplishments” in 2017, according to
Skydio R1’s first major update brings new cinematic modes

Skydio R1’s first major update brings new cinematic modes

Drone company Skydio has announced its first major software update for R1, its “self-flying camera.” With this software update, which arrives today, Skydio R1 owners get access to a new feature called
Skydio R1’s first major update brings new cinematic modes

Skydio R1’s first major update brings new cinematic modes

Drone company Skydio has announced its first major software update for R1, its “self-flying camera.” With this software update, which arrives today, Skydio R1 owners get access to a new feature called
Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac review: A performance jump makes it far more reliable

Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac review: A performance jump makes it far more reliable

Version 6.2 of Bitdefender offers a big step-up in malware blocking, but the software still has room to grow.
Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac review: A performance jump makes it far more reliable

Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac review: A performance jump makes it far more reliable

If you look at the lab ratings for Bitdefender Antivirus for Mac, you could easily assume that the software package nails its focus on malware protection. It received the highest possible detection
Triple Your Reading Speed With The Award-Winning Speed Reading Bundle, Now 90% Off

Triple Your Reading Speed With The Award-Winning Speed Reading Bundle, Now 90% Off

There are many roads to success, but one of the simplest routes you can take is to just read more often. In fact, many of today's most successful people make reading a top priority, like Warren
Pixel Experience released for all Treble phones

Pixel Experience released for all Treble phones

If Google’s not going to release the Pixel-based Android for the masses, then XDA member jhenrique09 will! This developer created a software build that makes the Pixel phone experience universal. Or
Pixel Experience released for all Treble phones

Pixel Experience released for all Treble phones

If Google’s not going to release the Pixel-based Android for the masses, then XDA member jhenrique09 will! This developer created a software build that makes the Pixel phone experience universal. Or
Fortnite Shopping Cart: This is it!

Fortnite Shopping Cart: This is it!

It’s finally time – the time has come for the elusive Shopping Cart to arrive in Fortnite! With the ability to ride and coast, push, or push whilst someone else rides, no one is safe from its eternal
Fortnite Shopping Cart: This is it!

Fortnite Shopping Cart: This is it!

It’s finally time – the time has come for the elusive Shopping Cart to arrive in Fortnite! With the ability to ride and coast, push, or push whilst someone else rides, no one is safe from its eternal

Papua New Guinea threatens to close Facebook for a month to investigate its harmful impact

Facebook is proving problematic for many governments worldwide, but few would think to shut it down entirely. That’s exactly the approach that Papua New Guinea, the Pacific sea island nation located

Tech Tip: Converting High Efficiency Image File Photos for Windows

The HEIF or HEIC container format stores quality photos in smaller file sizes to save space, but not every program can open them yet without help.
India to Intensify Scrutiny of Citizens' Social Media, Emails

India to Intensify Scrutiny of Citizens' Social Media, Emails

India’s government is looking for a company to analyze social media posts to help boost nationalism and neutralize any "media blitzkrieg by India’s adversaries."
PrivateVPN review: It's fast and flexible

PrivateVPN review: It's fast and flexible

P2P allowed: Yes Business location: Sweden Number of servers: 100+ Number of country locations: 55 Cost: $50 per year VPN protocol: OpenVPN Data encryption: AES-128-GCM (server-side negotiation
First Line of Defense in U.S. Elections Has Critical Weaknesses

First Line of Defense in U.S. Elections Has Critical Weaknesses

A software sensor with a knack for detecting intrusions like those from Russian hackers is being embraced by U.S. states determined to protect their election systems, though cybersecurity experts warn

To truly protect citizens, lawmakers need to restructure their regulatory oversight of big tech

Gillian Hadfield Contributor Gillian Hadfield is the author of Rules for a Flat World: Why Humans Invented Law and How to Reinvent It for a Complex Global Economy and a professor of law and economics