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Apple’s newest 10.2-inch iPad is already $30 off

Dealmaster also has Apple's MagSafe Charger, plenty of video games, and more. Enlarge (credit: Ars Technica) Today's Dealmaster is headlined by a small but notable discount on Apple's new ninth-generation iPad, the 64GB Space Gray version of w.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: TopSep 22nd, 2021Related News

Unpatched MacOS vulnerability lets remote attackers execute code

Internet shortcuts come with code execution capability. Latest Mac not fully patched. Enlarge (credit: Dmitry Chernyshov) A code execution bug in Apple's macOS allows remote attackers to run arbitrary commands on your device. And the worst par.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: TopSep 22nd, 2021Related News

Inexplicably volatile Theranos results falsely warned pregnant woman of miscarriage

Erratic test results defied “medical explanation.” Enlarge / Former Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes goes through security after arriving for court at the Robert F. Peckham Federal Building September 17, 2021 in San Jose, California.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: TopSep 22nd, 2021Related News

Mini-review: 2021’s $329 iPad is still the one most people should buy

Double the storage and a better processor and front camera are the highlights. The new 9th-generation iPad looks just like the last one (and also the one before that). [cr.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: TopSep 22nd, 2021Related News

The pricier 2021 iPad mini is the best one Apple has ever made

Refreshed design and brand-new chip make the mini feel like less of a compromise. The 6th-generation iPad mini. [credit: Andrew Cunningham.....»»

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Phone calls disrupted by ongoing DDoS cyber attack on VOIP.ms

Threat actors asking $4.2 million from VoIP.ms to stop DDoS attack. Enlarge (credit: Icons8 Team) Quebec-based provider of telephony services VoIP.ms is facing an aggressive Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) cyber attack, causing a disrupti.....»»

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Boeing still studying Starliner valve issues, with no launch date in sight

"The team's making great progress on further troubleshooting." Enlarge / Close-up of the Boeing CST-100 Starliner capsule, white room attached, atop the mighty Atlas V launch vehicle at Cape Canaveral's SLC-41. (credit: Trevor Mahlmann) Nearly.....»»

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Facebook’s oversight board demands clarity on rules for high-profile users

Social media platform has come under scrutiny for moderation and enforcement policies. Enlarge (credit: Chesnot | Getty Images) Facebook’s oversight board is investigating claims the social media group allowed some high-profile users to brea.....»»

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ARM-based Surface Pro X gets an $899 Wi-Fi-only model but few other upgrades

But Windows 11 supports 64-bit app emulation, improving app compatibility. Enlarge / The Surface Pro X doesn't get a hardware refresh today, but there is a new Wi-Fi-only model, and Windows 11 will improve app compatibility. (credit: Microsoft).....»»

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Microsoft’s Surface Duo 2 gets better specs, an even bigger $1,499 price tag

Despite fire sales, Microsoft doubles down on the original Surface Duo concept. The Surface Duo 2. From this angle it looks identical to the Duo 1. [credit:.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: TopSep 22nd, 2021Related News

Surface Go 3 is a processor bump for Microsoft’s smallest tablet

The cheapest versions just barely meet Windows 11's minimum requirements. The Surface Go 3 looks a lot like the Go 2. [credit: Microsoft.....»»

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All-new Surface Laptop Studio is a convertible replacement for the Surface Book

The screen doesn't detach from the laptop, but it has a very flexible hinge. The Surface Laptop Studio has a flexible hinge that lets you pull the screen out over the keyboard......»»

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Larger-screened Surface Pro 8 gets its biggest redesign since the Surface Pro 3

The x86 Surface Pro gets a redesign at the expense of accessory compatibility. [credit: Microsoft ].....»»

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Florida’s new surgeon general skeptical of vaccines, opposes masks

Ladapo signed the Great Barrington Declaration and suggests embracing "the reality of viral spread." Enlarge / Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis holds a news conference at the Florida Department of Health office in Viera, Florida, on September 1, 2021......»»

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Porsche finds yet another way to slice the 911: The 2022 911 Carrera GTS

From top-down cruiser to canyon carver, there's a GTS for almost every occasion. Porsche has always shown a degree of creativity in its ability to tweak and slice the 911 to suit different cust.....»»

Source:  ArstechnicaCategory: TopSep 21st, 2021Related News

Linux Foundation says companies are desperate for open source talent

The 2021 survey shows 97% of hiring managers prioritizing FOSS professionals. Enlarge / It probably shouldn't be considered "surprising" when a Linux certification entity reports that Linux certifications are highly desirable. (credit: Linux Fou.....»»

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China to stop building coal plants in developing nations

President Xi Jinping announces a necessary step to controlling global emissions. Enlarge / Coal plants at the end of the line? (credit: Ryan Pyle / Getty Images) Chinese President Xi Jinping used his speech to the United Nations General Assemb.....»»

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Facebook’s latest “apology” reveals security and safety disarray

"Hard to say" who is responsible for platform-wide safety and security. Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) Facebook had it rough last week. Leaked documents—many leaked documents—formed the backbone of a string of reports publ.....»»

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Ransomware victims panicked while FBI secretly held REvil decryption key

Up to 1,500 companies were ensnared in the July attacks. Enlarge / The seal of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is seen at the J. Edgar Hoover building in Washington, D.C. (credit: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg) For three weeks during the R.....»»

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Braille display demo refreshes with miniature fireballs

Changes in a haptic device are triggered by burning a methane/oxygen mixture. Enlarge / The device can provide haptic information by expanding bubbles (left) or pushing up pins (right). (credit: Heisser, et. al.) There have been a lot of advan.....»»

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