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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.

OnePlus 6 Phones Selling Like Hotcakes Worldwide

OnePlus 6 smarphone

OnePlus’ flagship smartphone, the OnePlus 6, sold over 1 million units in the first three weeks of its launch. The China-based phone maker unveiled the numbers Thursday, more than 3 weeks after the phone’s global launch. The OnePlus 6 is the company’s fastest-selling smartphone on record. Older models like the OnePlus 5 and 5T took three months to sell so ...

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Cops’ Favorite iPhone-Cracking Tool Defeats New Security Feature

Unlock an iPhone

According to VICE’s Motherboard, the firm behind law enforcement’s favorite iPhone-cracking tool, the GrayKey box, has already developed an antidote to Apple’s latest security feature. Apple has recently rolled out a feature dubbed USB Restricted Mode that locks the access of third-party devices via the USB port if the phone has been staying locked for over an hour. The feature ...

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Cortana No Longer Gives Hackers Access to Windows

Cortana voice assistant on Windows phone

Windows has finally fixed a bug that enabled hackers to gain access to a Windows computer through the operating system’s voice assistant Cortana. The problem was first spotted by McAfee which informed Microsoft about the issue in late April. Hackers could exploit the vulnerability to gain access to a locked computer. Microsoft fixed the bug Tuesday, June 12. Cortana is ...

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Fortnite Has Grown Insanely Powerful in Just One Year

Fortnite Battle Royale

After nearly one year since its launch, Fortnite is being played by over 125 million users worldwide. The game’s publisher Epic Games celebrated the milestone this week. However, experts think that Fortnite is a much powerful phenomenon than the outstanding player count can show. Analysts suggest that the title is changing the face of the gaming industry while having less ...

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Serial Tipster: Galaxy Note 9 to Sport Massive Battery

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

According to serial tipster Ice Universe, the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will sport a more powerful battery than the Note 8. Galaxy Note 8 runs on a 3,300mAh battery, while its successor is rumored to sport a 4,000mAh one. We got the information from the South Korean serial leaker Ice Universe, who has leaked other similar data on new ...

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Finding the Perfect College Is Now Easier with Google

College students studying

Google has rolled out a search feature that can help students find the perfect college. Google users will have access to each college’s graduation rates, student debt after graduation, and the financial aid available. The new search tool was announced on Tuesday. Students will learn more about tuition costs, financial aid, and what they will have to pay based on ...

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Steam to Have a Heavily Curated Chinese Version

Chinese student texting

Valve announced that its hugely popular game distribution service Steam will be officially rolled out in China. Until the announcement, Chinese gamers accessed the games library through unofficial ways that the government often tried to block. Valve and Shanghai-based Perfect World unveiled the plan on Monday. Perfect World is a Chinese company that helped the game developer to market a ...

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Mobile Wallets Can Make You Look Like a Scrooge to Family, Friends

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Apple Pay Cash and other mobile wallets can make you look like a Scrooge in the eyes of your family, friends, and even partners. The problem with these peer-to-peer payment apps is that you can settle to the penny for meals and other shared things, which is perceived as “petty,” in the study’s own wording. Researchers at the Harvard Business ...

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Samsung Phone Sets Michigan Woman’s Car Ablaze

Samsung Galaxy S8

A woman from Detroit, Michigan, nearly died after one of her Samsung phones caught fire and set her entire car ablaze. She said she had put two mobile phones, both Samsung, in the car’s cup holder before the incident. One of the two phones, a Samsung Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S8, abruptly caught fire while she was behind the wheel. The ...

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Fortnite Addiction Lands 9-Year-Old in Rehab Center

Fortnite Battle Royale

A U.K. couple had to send their 9-year-old daughter to a rehab center to help her get rid of her Fortnite addiction. Fortnite: Battle Royale is a free-to-play survival video game developed by Epic Games. Ever since its launch, players have become hooked on it, but so far none of them has complained about having an addiction problem. The video ...

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