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Samsung to deploy software patch after Galaxy S10 fingerprint flaw found

A flaw with Samsung's top-end Galaxy S10 fingerprint system that allows the smartphone to be opened by a third party will soon be fixed, the tech giant said Thursday.

Thu 17 Oct 19 from TechXplore

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US military retires floppy disks used by nuclear weapons system - CNET

The storage setup of an Air Force command and control system finally shakes off the '70s.

Fri 18 Oct 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

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Quibi has partnered with T-Mobile as it prepares for April launch

Telecommunications giant T-Mobile has agreed to partner with Quibi, a Hollywood start-up that plans to distribute bite-size entertainment designed for millennials.

Fri 18 Oct 19 from TechXplore

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16-inch MacBook Pro Might Have Been Confirmed In macOS Catalina Beta

It has been rumored for a while that Apple could be working on a new 16-inch MacBook Pro. Whether or not that is true remains to be seen, but it’s starting to look like it could. This ...

Fri 18 Oct 19 from Ubergizmo

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Pictures and specs of two new Nvidia Shield TVs leak - CNET

The Nvidia Shield TV and Shield TV Pro were reportedly posted for sale online.

Thu 17 Oct 19 from CNET

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Next-gen Threadripper rumored to arrive on November 19

Though Videocardz couldn’t catch any new details about the chips, we can piece together plenty from recent leaks. On Tuesday, Komachi found a product list confirming 24-core and 32-core Threadripper ...

14 hours ago from Techspot

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Rumor: AMD Might Be Prepping a Ryzen 7 3750X

There are rumors of AMD releasing a new Ryzen 7 3750X -- an intermediate part between the Ryzen 7 3700X and Ryzen 7 3800X. The post Rumor: AMD Might Be Prepping ...

Thu 17 Oct 19 from Extremetech

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Intel to pay $5M to settle pay discrimination allegations

The Labor Department says it has reached a $5 million settlement with chip maker Intel Corp. over allegations of pay discrimination against its female, African American and Hispanic employees.

Wed 16 Oct 19 from TechXplore

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Razer's first workstation laptop is cheaper than you'd expect

Razer has unveiled pricing for its top-end Razer Blade 15 Studio Edition with Quadro RTX 5000 graphics and it's ... actually not too bad? Equipped in the standard configuration, ...

Fri 18 Oct 19 from Engadget

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Venmo plans to launch its own credit card in 2020

Financial tech app Venmo is most commonly used to transfer money between friends and family members, but the company wants to expand its business further now. In partnership with Synchrony Bank, ...

Thu 17 Oct 19 from Techspot

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