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Laptop

Best MacBook Pro

Over the past decade-plus, I’ve seen MacBook designs come and go. The 12-inch MacBook quietly vanished after three generations; the plastic (Apple preferred “polycarbonate”) 13-inch MacBooks were replaced by aluminum; and I’m even old enough to remember the late, great 17-inch MacBook Pro, which was killed off in 2012 after years of will-they-or-won’t-they drama. But one product I thought was in it […]

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Laptop

Dell XPS 15 (2020) Review

The best laptop of 2020 CPU: 10th-generation Intel Core i5 – i7 |  Graphics: Intel Iris Plus Graphics – Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 Ti |  RAM: 8GB – 64GB |  Screen: 15.6″ FHD+ (1920 x 1200) IPS – UHD+ (3840 x 2400) |  Storage: 256GB – 1TB SSD Fast performanceEye-catching designGTX 1650 Ti is a little weak15-inch screen might be […]

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Laptop

Asus ZenBook Flip S UX371 Review:

Asus ZenBook Flip S UX371 Score Details “The ZenBook Flip S UX371 is among the first Tiger Lake laptops, but doesn’t put Intel’s new processor tech to good use.” Rock-solid build quality Spectacular display Excellent keyboard and useful NumberPad touchpad Very good port selection Disappointing processor performance Gaming falls short of expectations Intel has released […]

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International

Google now has a much better way to alert you to critical security issues

If someone’s hacking into your account, getting an email about it might not do much good; by the time you read it, the damage may already be done.  To combat the issue, Google is launching in-app security alerts for critical issues with Google accounts.  When Google detects a security issue with your account – such as someone […]

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International

The Internet Is Broken, and ISPs Are to Blame

Illustration: Jim Cooke/Gizmodo Welcome to the big day: The launch of System Reboot, Gizmodo’s new podcast on how to repair a broken world. There’s no better place to start our mission to fix the world than the internet. We rely on the tubes and wires more than ever due to the pandemic that has us working […]

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cryptocurrency

Square buys $50 million in bitcoin

Payments platform Square has purchased $50 million in bitcoin, part of its larger investment in cryptocurrency, the company announced on Thursday. Square bought a total of 4,709 bitcoins, which the company says represents about 1 percent of its total assets as of the end of the second quarter. Square said it was making the purchase because […]

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Mobile

SAMSUNG GALAXY S20 FE REVIEW

TheThe new Samsung Galaxy S20 FE is the fourth phone in the S line this year. That’s a lot of variants, and it doesn’t include the two Note 20 phones and seemingly innumerable A-series phones Samsung also released this year. Trying to figure out which one has the right mix of features and price for you […]

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Mobile

Samsung Galaxy F41

amsung Galaxy F41 has been launched in India as the first model in the company’s Galaxy F series. The new Samsung phone comes with a waterdrop-style display notch and features triple rear cameras. The Samsung Galaxy F41 also comes with a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor and a big 6,000mAh battery. Other key highlights of the latest […]

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Facebook

Facebook removed hundreds of fake accounts

If you saw a comment on an article about mail-in voting in a swing state, there’s a chance it came from one of the 200 fake accounts Facebook removed in October. On Thursday, the social network released its monthly coordinated inauthentic behavior report, including a takedown on a US campaign in favor of the Trump administration.  […]

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International

US election 2020: Trump ready to return

US President Donald Trump has completed his course of treatment for Covid-19 and can return to public engagements this weekend, his physician has said. Dr Sean Conley said the president had responded “extremely well” to medication and had “remained stable”. Mr Trump later said he would probably take another Covid test on Friday and hoped […]