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Music labels sue Charter, complain that high Internet speeds fuel piracy

Music labels sue Charter, complain that high Internet speeds fuel piracy

11 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / "Yarr, matey, a pirate would be lost at sea without a swift broadband connection." The music industry is suing Charter Communications, claiming that the cable...
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Hijacked ASUS software updates installed backdoor on at least 0.5 million PCs

Hijacked ASUS software updates installed backdoor on at least 0.5 million PCs

12 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge An attack on the update system for ASUS personal computers running Microsoft Windows allowed attackers to inject backdoor malware into thousands of computers...
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Apple partners with Goldman Sachs to offer its own physical credit card

Apple partners with Goldman Sachs to offer its own physical credit card

13 hours ago   |   Ars Technica   |   4 articles

The app also gives you an overview of your spending and balance. [credit: Apple ] At Apple's event on Monday, the company announced that it would partner with Goldman Sachs and...
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Ethiopian Airlines CEO: Boeing flight system may have triggered crash

Ethiopian Airlines CEO: Boeing flight system may have triggered crash

15 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / BISHOFTU, ETHIOPIA - MARCH 11: Parts of an engine and landing gear lie in a pile after being gathered by workers during the continuing recovery efforts at the crash...
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Why you should steer clear of “Florida Man Challenge”

Why you should steer clear of “Florida Man Challenge”

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / "Fun" as in "fund transfer" This week, a viral "challenge" took Twitter and other social media by storm. The "Florida Man Challenge" called for people to: Google...
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Local leaders cooling to Boring Company tunnel promises

Local leaders cooling to Boring Company tunnel promises

1 day ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / The Boring Company tunnel entrance with a Telsa on an elevator to lower it down to tunnel-level. Virginia state transit officials are telling The Boring Company...
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Two serious WordPress plugin vulnerabilities are being exploited in the wild

Two serious WordPress plugin vulnerabilities are being exploited in the wild

3 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge Attackers have been actively exploiting serious vulnerabilities in two widely used WordPress plugins to compromise websites that run the extensions on top of the...
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Sikorsky-Boeing joint effort for Army's assault aircraft program makes first flight

Sikorsky-Boeing joint effort for Army's assault aircraft program makes first flight

3 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / The Sikorsky-Boeing SB-1 Defiant The Sikorsky-Boeing SB-1 Defiant, one of two aircraft competing for the US Army's Future Long Range Assault Aircraft program , has...
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Boeing takes $5 billion hit as Indonesian airline cancels 737 MAX order

Boeing takes $5 billion hit as Indonesian airline cancels 737 MAX order

3 days ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / A Garuda Indonesia 737-800. The airline is moving to cancel orders for the 737 MAX after the Lion Air and Ethiopian Airlines crashes. Indonesia's largest air carrier...
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AT&T's “5G E” is actually slower than Verizon and T-Mobile 4G, study finds

AT&T's “5G E” is actually slower than Verizon and T-Mobile 4G, study finds

3 days ago   |   Ars Technica   |   3 articles

Enlarge / Screenshot from an AT&T commercial. AT&T's "5G E" service is slightly slower than Verizon's and T-Mobile's advanced 4G LTE networks, a study by OpenSignal has...
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Apple Announces Original TV Streaming Service 'Apple TV+'

Apple Announces Original TV Streaming Service 'Apple TV+'

Apple today announced its TV subscription service, Apple TV +, at the Steve Jobs Theater in California. This is the long-rumored service that will host Apple's original... Read more ...

Apple unveils Apple Arcade subscription gaming service

Apple unveils Apple Arcade subscription gaming service

Apple unveiled a subscription gaming service at an event on Monday at the Steve Jobs Theater at the company's headquarters. Read more ...

Apple Card first impressions: Terrific version of a terrible business

Apple Card first impressions: Terrific version of a terrible business

Easy to enroll, safe and secure to use, will help with your financial well being, and has an ultra-cool titanium physical card. But it's still a credit card, with all the... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S10 update improves Wireless PowerShare and camera stability

Samsung Galaxy S10 update improves Wireless PowerShare and camera stability

Samsung has so far impressed many with its new Galaxy S10 lineup's headline features, which among them include upgraded photographic capabilities and reverse wireless charging... Read more ...

Apple News+ Guide: Everything You Need to Know

Apple News+ Guide: Everything You Need to Know

Apple at its March event introduced a new subscription service for Apple News , called Apple News+. Apple News+ is a new subscription service in the Apple News app that lets... Read more ...

Apple Music for Android updated with revamped ‘Browse' tab, Chromebook support

Apple Music for Android updated with revamped ‘Browse' tab, Chromebook support

Apple today has updated its Apple Music app for Android with a pair of notable improvements. First, the update includes the revamped “Browse” tab that came to iOS last week... Read more ...

Apple Arcade exclusives will receive funding from Apple

Apple Arcade exclusives will receive funding from Apple

Apple will commission and fund games Apple Arcade, and these exclusives won't appear anywhere else - not even the iOS store. Read more ...

Ready, Set, Heroes Announced During Sony's State of Play Livestream

Ready, Set, Heroes Announced During Sony's State of Play Livestream

Sony Worldwide Studios, in partnership with Robot Entertainment, announced a brand-new multiplayer game, called Ready, Set, Heroes , during today's State of Play Broadcast. The... Read more ...

From Spielberg to Oprah: these are the first Apple TV Plus exclusive shows

From Spielberg to Oprah: these are the first Apple TV Plus exclusive shows

Apple had an unimaginably star-studded launch event for its Apple TV Plus Plus service, in which it not only revealed the details of its subscription and Apple TV Channels... Read more ...

HTC will sell Vive Focus Plus standalone VR headset for $800 starting April 15

HTC will sell Vive Focus Plus standalone VR headset for $800 starting April 15

HTC announced today that it will sell its Vive Focus Plus standalone virtual reality headset for $800 starting in mid-April. Read more ...