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Google Denies Creating A China-Specific Version Of Google Maps

Google Denies Creating A China-Specific Version Of Google Maps

3 hours ago   |   Ubergizmo   |   2 articles

While Google Maps is available on the desktop in China, accessing it via your mobile device through its app isn't. Presumably this might have to do with China's censorship of...
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500,000 Chrome users fall prey to malicious extensions in Google Web Store

500,000 Chrome users fall prey to malicious extensions in Google Web Store

3 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge Researchers have uncovered four malicious extensions with more than 500,000 combined downloads from the Google Chrome Web Store, a finding that highlights a key...
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New York Attorney General Leads Filing of Multi-State Lawsuit to Block Rollback of Net Neutrality

5 hours ago   |   Mac Rumors   |   3 articles

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman this afternoon announced that he and 22 other Attorneys General have teamed up to file a lawsuit aiming to stop the Federal...
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Google Confirms China's Maps Platform Hasn't Been Changed

6 hours ago   |   Android Headlines   |   2 articles

Google has reportedly confirmed that China's Maps platform hasn't been changed following reports that Google Maps had finally come back to the region. According to Google...
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Verizon's Fixed 5G Not A Major Threat To Broadband: Analyst

8 hours ago   |   Android Headlines

Verizon ‘s 5G fixed wireless access service isn't a major threat to Internet providers offering traditional broadband solutions, Jonathan Chaplin of New Street Research wrote...
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Motorola's new G6 lineup - Moto G6, Moto G6 Plus and Moto G6 Play, gets leaked

Motorola's new G6 lineup - Moto G6, Moto G6 Plus and Moto G6 Play, gets leaked

8 hours ago   |   Phone Arena   |   9 articles

Motorola fans rejoice, as your favorite brand has quite a few surprises in store for you. Well, not anymore since they all ended up on the internet, but that no reason not to...
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YC engineer launches Leap, an online community by women for women

YC engineer launches Leap, an online community by women for women

8 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

2017 was a turning point for women in tech. With an avalanche of news swirling on the web about sexual harassement allegations, and the MeToo movement spreading on social...
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Dark Souls Remastered: Why It's a Good Thing

Dark Souls Remastered: Why It's a Good Thing

10 hours ago   |   Game Skinny   |   2 articles

Dark Souls Remastered just got announced, and the whole internet is going crazy about it. The biggest reason for this is that the Nintendo Switch release will give players the...
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PetScene - the social petwork from Nicole Appleton

PetScene - the social petwork from Nicole Appleton

11 hours ago   |   Gadgety News

GadgetyNews - Low Jargon: High Tech If you thought that the phrase “social animal” was just that, think again. PetScene has landed thanks to Nicole Appleton and Second...
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News Feed Revamp May Help Facebook Avoid Federal Scrutiny

12 hours ago   |   Android Headlines

The major revamp of the News Feed may help Facebook avoid federal scrutiny and being hit with heavy regulations in the future, said Laura Martin of Needham & Company, CNBC...
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BMW To Charge Customers $80/Year To Use Apple's CarPlay

BMW To Charge Customers $80/Year To Use Apple's CarPlay

These days it's not uncommon to see more carmakers offer their customers options when it comes to smart infotainment systems, such as CarPlay or Android Auto, or sometimes the... Read more ...

Twist, the startup behind an AirPlay-powered smart light + speaker combo...

Twist, the startup behind an AirPlay-powered smart light + speaker combo, abruptly shuts down without refunding customers

Two years ago, we reported on Twist , a new smart home accessory maker aiming to take a different approach to smart home lighting. At the time, the company debuted an... Read more ...

Malicious Link Texted to Mac and iOS Devices Can Cause Freezes and Resprings

Malicious Link Texted to Mac and iOS Devices Can Cause Freezes and Resprings

A link that exploits a bug in iOS and Mac devices was shared on Twitter this afternoon, and if you receive this link through the Messages app, your iPhone or iPad can freeze up... Read more ...

Google Denies Creating A China-Specific Version Of Google Maps

Google Denies Creating A China-Specific Version Of Google Maps

While Google Maps is available on the desktop in China, accessing it via your mobile device through its app isn't. Presumably this might have to do with China's censorship of... Read more ...

Tim Cook talks women in tech, who he admires, & more in interview w/ high...

Tim Cook talks women in tech, who he admires, & more in interview w/ high school student

Apple CEO Tim Cook recently sat down with high school senior Rebecca Kahn for an interview discussing women in technology, diversity, the importance of coding, and more. The... Read more ...

Deal: Unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is nearly 25% off on eBay

Deal: Unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is nearly 25% off on eBay

If you live in the United States, there are plenty of choices if you want to purchase Samsung's latest flagship, the Galaxy Note 8. Many carriers and retailers offered great... Read more ...

9to5Toys Lunch Break: G-Tech 2TB USB-C Drive $69, Qi Wireless Charger...

9to5Toys Lunch Break: G-Tech 2TB USB-C Drive $69, Qi Wireless Charger $14.50, DODOcase 20% off, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter , RSS Feed , Facebook , Google+ and Safari... Read more ...

It seems the Moto G6 lineup will continue the trend of shiny backs

It seems the Moto G6 lineup will continue the trend of shiny backs

The Moto G5 lineup launched early back in 2017 and has been on our list of best budget Android phones for the better part of the year. However, now that 2018 is underway, we... Read more ...

How to set up ‘Daily wallpaper' on Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL

How to set up ‘Daily wallpaper' on Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL

Some people like to keep the wallpapers on their phone fresh on a daily basis, and thankfully Google thought of those people when they made the Wallpapers app for Google Pixel... Read more ...

Hero Academy 2 launches on PC early access, iOS, and Android

Hero Academy 2 launches on PC early access, iOS, and Android

Robot Entertainment has spent the last several years dealing with rampaging humanoids with the Orcs Must Die! franchise. But it also has another well-received series, Hero... Read more ...