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Megan Bailey

Megan Bailey is a true journalist, but it wasn’t easy for her to find her true calling. She worked in a PC service all throughout her college and not she is using her hardware and software skills to write technology articles. The thing she loves most about her job is being able to keep tech lovers up to date with the recent trends.

MS Executive Confirms ‘Mode’ Rumor about Windows 10 S

Windows 10

Last month, the rumor mill had it that Microsoft would release Windows 10 S as a mode for Windows 10, rather than a separate version. This week, a Microsoft executive confirmed that rumor. The executive also said that the Windows 10 S mode would be released in 2019. Joe Belfiore who leads the company’s Operating Systems Group broke the news ...

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BlackBerry Slaps Facebook with Lawsuit over Patent Infringement

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In a recent lawsuit filed against Facebook, Blackberry claims that the social media giant has infringed some of its patents on some instant messaging features, battery, and encryption. The phone maker seeks an injunction on Facebook’s practices and wants to be compensated based on the amount of lost profits. Other defendants in the suit are WhatsApp and Instagram, which are ...

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Xiaomi Smartphones to Hit U.S. Market by 2019

Two Xiaomi smartphones

According to the Wall Street Journal, one of the planet’s largest smartphone makers, Xiaomi, plans a grand entry into the U.S. market by the end of the year or early 2019. The Chinese company is already in the midst of a rapid expansion in Europe, and the United States could be next. We’ve always been considering entering the US market, ...

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Amazon to Ban New Nest Devices on Website amid Ongoing Feud with Google

The Nest smart thermostat

Amazon announced that Google’s newest models of its smart home device lineup Nest will not be listed on the website. Also, the older Nest models will reportedly disappear after current inventories sell out. Amazon’s decision is expected to heat up even more its ongoing battle with Google over the smart home market. The two tech giants have also clashed over ...

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Report: Apple Preparing a Cheaper MacBook Air for This Spring

The MacBook Air 2012

According to an update from the KGI Securities to Apple investors, the iPhone maker is designing a 13-inch MacBook air with a lower price tag this year. The notebook is expected to revive MacBook shipments by up to 15% by the end of the year. KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo believes the cheaper device will hit the market at some point ...

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World’s Most Vicious DDoS Attack Couldn’t Take GitHub Down

Multiple copies of Github logo

The developers’ platform GitHub announced that it has survived the strongest DDOS attack to date over the weekend. In the distributed denial of service attack, hackers bombarded the site’s servers with 1.35Tbps, but the platform quickly bounced back. DDoS attacks’ goal is to take websites or services offline by launching so much data toward their servers that the infrastructure can ...

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Google Recruiter Claims He Was Sacked for Not Rejecting White, Asian Male Candidates

Google Chrome on smarphone

One of Google’s former recruiters has sued Google for sacking him for not following the company’s policy on diversity issues when hiring. Arne Wilberg, who worked as recruiter for Google’s YouTube unit for nine years, claims he was fired for refusing to reject male candidates that were White or Asian, as the company wanted. Wilberg claims that Google has “irrefutable ...

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Here’s Why This Apple Ad to Switch to iPhone Is Dead Wrong

iPhone ad touting 'Zero Waste' Phone

Apple has released a 15-second ad to convince the owners of handsets from other brands to switch to iPhone. The company claims that its flagship phone is “assembled in facilities that send Zero Waste to landfills,” making us believe that the iPhone is environmentally-friendlier than other mobile devices on the market. But there’s a catch. The ad fails to mention ...

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