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Government Urges Windows Users to Delete QuickTime From Computers

Government urges Windows users to delete QuickTime from computers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Anyone running QuickTime on their Windows computer is being urged by the government to uninstall the program right away. The Department of Homeland Security issued an alert on Friday, noting that Apple will stop providing security updates for QuickTime for Windows. That change can leave users vulnerable, and there’s a risk hackers could take over their computers, according to the alert. “Computer systems …

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VIDEO Zapata Racing Founder Franky Zapata Testing New Hoverboard ‘Flyboard Air’

VIDEO Zapata Racing Founder Franky Zapata Testing New Hoverboard 'Flyboard Air'

The training engines are off people! There is now a real hoverboard that would get the Green Goblin giddy with maniacal delight and it’s called the Flyboard Air. Oh, and it can go up to 93 mph and fly 10,000 feet in the air. No, you did not read those numbers wrong. The Flyboard Air comes from the insanely inventive team at Zapata Racing, which is …

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Tesla Has Received 325,000 Preorders for Tesla Model 3

Tesla Has Received 325,000 Preorders for Tesla Model 3

Tesla Motors says worldwide orders for its new lower-priced Model 3 electric car have hit 325,000. CEO Elon Musk says on Twitter Thursday that the number is still rising. Over 325k cars or ~$14B in preorders in first week. Only 5% ordered max of two, suggesting low levels of speculation. — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) April 7, 2016 Customers must put down $1,000 …

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Nintendo 64: Modder Builds Small PC Inside Shell of Old Gaming System

Nintendo 64: Modder Builds Small PC Inside Shell of Old Gaming System

Here’s a great way to trick people into thinking the N64 is capable of running new PC games, without using any emulators. Modder Istartedthewar has hidden a small PC inside an old Nintendo 64. Nothing suspicious on the front. The back of the case reveals that something’s not quite right with the console. There it is. A small Gigabyte motherboard, an A10-7850k …

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Samsung Electronics: Company May Introduce Foldable Smartphone Tablet in 2017

Samsung Electronics: Company May Introduce Foldable Smartphone Tablet in 2017

Samsung’s long-rumoured foldable smartphone could be coming out in 2017, according to reports. Korean technology site ETNews, who cite industry insiders, said the device will look like a regular 5-inch smartphone, slightly smaller than the new Samsung Galaxy S7. Once unfolded, the device’s screen will expand to seven inches, the size of a small tablet.   It’s not clear what the phone will look like or …

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Video: Man Creates Lifelike Scarlett Johansson Robot Using 3D Printer

Video: Man Creates Lifelike Scarlett Johansson Robot Using 3D Printer

A Hong Kong man has created a $50,000 life-size humanoid robot prototype in the image of Hollywood actress Scarlett Johansson. Ricky Ma, a 42-year-old product and graphic designer who has been obsessed with robots since his childhood, spent more than a year building a lifelike bot from scratch. Named Mark 1, the robot responds to pre-programmed verbal commands that are …

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FBI Unlocked San Bernardino Shooter’s iPhone; Drops Apple Case

FBI Unlocked San Bernardino Shooter's iPhone; Drops Apple Case

End of Apple vs. FBI. At least for now, when the FBI has unlocked iPhone successfully. Yes, you heard it right. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has unlocked dead terrorist’s iPhone 5C involved in the San Bernardino shooting without the help of Apple. After weeks of arguments, the United States government is withdrawing its motion compelling Apple to build a backdoored …

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New iPhone 7s to Feature Curved Glass and Amoled Display

New iPhone 7s to Feature Curved Glass and Amoled Display

With calls for Apple’s upcoming iPhone models to be “spectacular”, it appears that pundits and those who have been quick to proclaim that we’ve reached ‘peak iPhone’ have nothing to worry about. While we’ll know what type of wild new features the iPhone 7 will incorporate in just about three months, a new report from reputed analyst Ming-Chi Kuo provides us with some …

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