Category Archives: Scorching Tech

Galaxy Note 8 Will Sport A Dual Camera Setup, KGI Says – Android Headlines


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Galaxy Note 8 Will Sport A Dual Camera Setup, KGI Says
Android Headlines
Ming-Chi Kuo is an industry analyst, and he has just released some interesting notes on the upcoming Galaxy Note 8. Mr. Kuo says that the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will sport a dual camera setup on the back, which means it will be the first Samsung-branded …
6 Things the Galaxy S8 Tells Us About the Galaxy Note 8Gotta Be Mobile


Kuo: Dual camera setup on Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to top the dual snappers on the Apple iPhone 7 PlusPhone Arena
iFixit Galaxy S8 Teardown Gives It A 4/10 For RepairabilityUbergizmo
ZDNet –SlashGear –CIO Today –New Jersey Herald
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An ocean “unicorn”? Giant shipworm seen for the first time – CBS News


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An ocean "unicorn"? Giant shipworm seen for the first time
CBS News
An enormous, worm-like mollusk called a shipworm that inhabits a shell resembling an elephant's tusk was recently seen for the first time ever. The animal's long, tubular shells — which measure 3 to 5 feet in length — were discovered centuries ago
Sulphur-powered giant shipworm unearthed in PhilippinesYahoo News


Scientists find giant, elusive clam known as 'the unicorn of mollusks'The Boston Globe
This Is a Giant Shipworm. You May Wish It Had Stayed In Its Tube.New York Times
BBC News –UPI.com –Gizmodo –The Verge
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Bloomberg details new iPhone 8 design, says release may be delayed – BGR


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Bloomberg details new iPhone 8 design, says release may be delayed
BGR
Apple is widely expected to launch three new iPhones this year, including a top-of-the-line iPhone 8 model expected to introduce various new features., according to what most iPhone rumors claim. A new report from a well-known source of Apple-related …
You might have to wait a bit longer for the next iPhoneThe Verge


Bloomberg Backs Latest 'iPhone 8' Prototype Having Stainless Steel and Glass Design With Vertical CameraMac Rumors
Apple Readies iPhone Overhaul for Smartphone's 10th AnniversaryBloomberg
Engadget –Business Insider –Phone Arena –CNBC
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Netflix on the verge of hitting 100 million subscribers – Atlanta Journal Constitution


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Netflix on the verge of hitting 100 million subscribers
Atlanta Journal Constitution
FILE – This Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, file photo, shows Netflix on a tablet, in North Andover, Mass. Netflix is about to hit 100 million subscribers for the first time, hitting a major milestone that underscores how much its video streaming service has
Netflix Expects to Hit 100 Million Subscribers This Weekend, Still Has 'YouTube Envy'NDTV


The Competition May Be Catching Up With NetflixGizmodo Australia

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Google agrees to open Android to other search engines in Russia – The Verge


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Google agrees to open Android to other search engines in Russia
The Verge
Google has agreed to be less controlling about what Android phone manufacturers can do in Russia, as the result of a settlement today with the country's antimonopoly agency. In addition to paying a $7.8 million fine, Google has agreed to stop
Russia's main search engine defeats Google in antitrust complaint (update)Engadget


Google reaches $7.8 million settlement in its Android antitrust case in RussiaTechCrunch
Google agrees to open Android to competing apps in RussiaCNET
BBC News –MediaPost Communications –Business Insider –Bloomberg
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Galaxy S8 vs. iPhone 7 Plus and every top Android phone: The ultimate speed test – BGR


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Galaxy S8 vs. iPhone 7 Plus and every top Android phone: The ultimate speed test
BGR
What's the fastest smartphone you can buy right now? Is it the brand new Galaxy S8 or LG G6? Is it Apple's iPhone 7 Plus that was released last year? Or is it one of the best Android phones of 2016, such as Google's Pixel or the OnePlus 3T? A thorough …
Analyst speculates Apple's OLED 'iPhone 8' could ditch embedded fingerprint sensorAppleInsider (press release) (blog)


iPhone 8 Without Touch ID Doubtfully Called One 'Likely Option' if Apple Can't Place It Under DisplayMac Rumors
iPhone 8's new fingerprint sensor may be on the fritzCNET
Ubergizmo –Fortune –Cult of Mac –Barron’s (blog)
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What you need to know about that latest NSA data dump – Recode


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What you need to know about that latest NSA data dump
Recode
This could make it even harder for Europe and Silicon Valley to trust the U.S. government. by Tess Townsend Apr 16, 2017, 3:12pm EDT. tweet · share · Linkedin. NSA via Getty Images. A group of hackers released on Friday what appears to be the most …
Hacker documents show NSA tools for breaching global money transfer systemAOL


Microsoft says users are protected from alleged NSA malwareWDBJ7
Mysterious Microsoft patch killed 0days released by NSA-leaking Shadow BrokersArs Technica
PCWorld –ZDNet –Quartz –CoinTelegraph
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It looks like ‘Star Wars: Battlefront II’ will ditch the Season Pass – Mashable


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It looks like 'Star Wars: Battlefront II' will ditch the Season Pass
Mashable
Star Wars: Battlefront II's creative director confirmed something we'd been hoping for in an interview before today's announcement: there's no season pass for the game this time around. Assuming things stay that way — and there's kinda-maybe-possibly
Star Wars Battlefront II First Details: Multiplayer, Elite Trooper Deluxe Edition and MorePlayStation LifeStyle


Star Wars Battlefront 2: No DLC Season Pass; 'Something Better' PlannedScreen Rant
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Won't Have Season Pass for DLCGame Rant
The Escapist –Heavy.com –Twinfinite –GameSpot
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Mysterious Microsoft patch killed 0days released by NSA-leaking Shadow Brokers – Ars Technica


Ars Technica

Mysterious Microsoft patch killed 0days released by NSA-leaking Shadow Brokers
Ars Technica
That's because the critical vulnerabilities for four exploits previously believed to be zerodays were patched in March, exactly one month before a group called Shadow Brokers published Friday's latest installment of weapons-grade attacks.
Microsoft: Previous Windows patches fixed newly leaked NSA exploitsPCWorld


Microsoft quietly patched Shadow Brokers' hacking toolsZDNet
Microsoft has already patched the NSA's leaked Windows hacksThe Verge
Reuters –Engadget –TechCrunch –CNNMoney
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11 reasons why Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is better than Apple’s iPhone 7 for business – ZDNet


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11 reasons why Samsung's Galaxy S8 is better than Apple's iPhone 7 for business
ZDNet
After attending the Samsung Galaxy S8 launch event, I put together my best 10 smartphones post for the first part of 2017. The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus was selected for the top spot. Next week the S8 and S8 Plus arrive into the hands of buyers.
Galaxy Note 8: First Leaked Image Reveals Possible Phablet DesignValueWalk


It's a make-or-break moment for Samsung with the launch of the Galaxy S8Business Insider
Report: Galaxy S8 Active Headed to AT&T, NaturallyDroid Life (press release) (blog)
Phone Arena –Yahoo News –Tech Times –Mashable
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