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Video app Zoom rockets to fame, with some hiccups, amid pandemic

Video app Zoom rockets to fame, with some hiccups, amid pandemic

What does British Prime Minister Boris Johnson have in common with virtual happy hour celebrants and thousands of students around the world? All use the Zoom videoconferencing application to get
Top 10 Best Gaming Headphones – April 2020

Top 10 Best Gaming Headphones – April 2020

Gaming now more than ever is quickly becoming an exciting hobby for people across the globe, and these are the best gaming headphones to help enhance those experiences. Whether it's on PC, mobile, or
Samsung Expected To Report Strong Q1 Finances Despite The Pandemic

Samsung Expected To Report Strong Q1 Finances Despite The Pandemic

Despite the coronavirus outbreak, Samsung will likely post robust earnings in the first quarter of 2020. However, given that the upcoming quarters will be more reflective of the effects of COVID-19,
Canada PM Justin Trudeau says country has signed with Amazon for medical supply distribution in COVID-19 crisis

Canada PM Justin Trudeau says country has signed with Amazon for medical supply distribution in COVID-19 crisis

Canada's prime minister Justin Trudeau says the country has signed an agreement with Amazon.com for the distribution of critical emergency medical supplies such as masks, face shields, gowns,
What Is Google Play Store? Everything You Need To Know

What Is Google Play Store? Everything You Need To Know

What is Google Play Store? Well, from the mobile standpoint, it's an app, though it's actually a platform. So, it's essentially far more than that, which is something we'll get down to in a minute. In
Zoom transmits your info through China, and uses non-standard encryption, researchers say

Zoom transmits your info through China, and uses non-standard encryption, researchers say

“Researchers conclude that Zoom uses non-industry-standard cryptographic techniques with identifiable weaknesses and is not suitable for sensitive communications.”
Zoom patches Windows vulnerability that let attackers steal your Windows login from dodgy chat links

Zoom patches Windows vulnerability that let attackers steal your Windows login from dodgy chat links

The suddenly popular videoconferencing app Zoom has issued a patch for a vulnerability in its Windows client that allowed attackers to steal the user's Windows login credentials from malicious chat
Zoom: Thousands of calls found via web search, thanks to default file naming scheme after users saved them in unprotected spaces like open AWS S3 buckets

Zoom: Thousands of calls found via web search, thanks to default file naming scheme after users saved them in unprotected spaces like open AWS S3 buckets

Everyone is using Zoom for everything from pandemic family gatherings to A.A. meetings to therapy sessions to teaching college classes, but the app has newly revealed and very concerning security
HBO Makes Over 500 Hours Of Movies & Original Series Free For All

HBO Makes Over 500 Hours Of Movies & Original Series Free For All

WarnerMedia announced on Thursday that starting today, April 3, HBO is going to make over 500 hours of content free for everyone. This is part of the company's #StayHomeBoxOffice initiative, to help
Hacker ‘ceasefire’ gets little traction as pandemic fuels attacks

Hacker ‘ceasefire’ gets little traction as pandemic fuels attacks

Internet users have seen a surge in COVID-related cyberattacks and fraud schemes which could add to the misery of the pandemic, even as some hackers have called for dialing back their criminal
Google to publish user location data to help governments tackle virus

Google to publish user location data to help governments tackle virus

Google will publish location data from its users around the world from Friday to allow governments to gauge the effectiveness of social distancing measures put in place to combat the COVID-19
‘How does it feel to sell your soul to the world’s richest man?’: Obama aide turned Amazon executive ripped over fired workplace organizer

‘How does it feel to sell your soul to the world’s richest man?’: Obama aide turned Amazon executive ripped over fired workplace organizer

“Your boss is the richest person on Earth, and he just became $3.4 billion richer last month dumping stock in anticipation of this pandemic. How much does he pay you to pretend he can’t afford to give
T-Mobile Customers Will Get Quibi For Free

T-Mobile Customers Will Get Quibi For Free

T-Mobile announced on Thursday that its customers will be getting Quibi included with their account, similar to the "Netflix On Us" promotion that its been running for years. This means that anyone on
Qualcomm Snapdragon 765 Can't Compete With Kirin 820: HONOR President

Qualcomm Snapdragon 765 Can't Compete With Kirin 820: HONOR President

Huawei announced its first mid-range 5G mobile SoC, the Kirin 820 5G, earlier this week. The chipset made its debut on the HONOR 30S and will power the upcoming crop of affordable 5G phones from
Top 7 Best Android Game Controllers – April 2020

Top 7 Best Android Game Controllers – April 2020

As Android games become more and more advanced the need for controllers becomes more and more intense, and we've set out to track down the best game controllers for Android games. We've found a good
Bagotte BG800 Review – Redefining the affordable robot vacuum

Bagotte BG800 Review – Redefining the affordable robot vacuum

The term "affordable robot vacuum" and good performance don't always go hand-in-hand. If you've ever owned an older or an inexpensive robot vacuum, you'll know how bad they can be. Most robot vacuums
WarnerMedia Has Found Its New CEO

WarnerMedia Has Found Its New CEO

WarnerMedia has finally found a new CEO, and it's none other than Jason Kilar. Who was one of the co-founders of Hulu. So, Kilar knows a thing or two about streaming services. And that's a good thing,
Huawei's New HiSilicon Kirin 820 Brings 5G To The Masses

Huawei's New HiSilicon Kirin 820 Brings 5G To The Masses

Back in December 2019, reports emerged that Huawei is working on a mid-range chipset with a built-in 5G modem. Now, during the HONOR 30S launch event in China, the company finally announced the new
Zoom Is Leaking Personal Information To Strangers: Report

Zoom Is Leaking Personal Information To Strangers: Report

According to a new report by Motherboard (Vice), Zoom has been leaking personal information. Those of you who don't know, Zoom is a popular video-conferencing platform. Zoom has been leaking personal
Vive Will Sell A Standalone Comos Elite Headset Soon

Vive Will Sell A Standalone Comos Elite Headset Soon

Vive is getting ready to unleash a new duo of VR options for gamers soon, which includes a standalone version of the Cosmos Elite headset and the External Tracking Faceplate. Vive does note that the