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Gears 5 'Allies' system lets you and your friends earn bonus experience  Windows Central · 2 days
Test it out right now. What you need to know Gears 5 launches in September on Xbox One and PC. The game eliminates the... more
xCloud game streaming hardware shown off in new video  Windows Central · 2 days
Those are some beefy servers. What you need to know Phil Spencer and Kareem Choudhry talked about Project xCloud in a new video with Fortune. During the video, Kareem shows... more
Gears 5 multiplayer test now live, ‘Versus’ mechanics detailed  Windows Central · 2 days
Test it out. What you need to know Gears 5 launches in September on Xbox One and PC. The game eliminates the season pass and loot crates. You can play... more
Loan apps exposed real-time location data on millions in China - CNET  CNET · 5 days
Exclusive: More than 100 apps for loans in China have been sending data to an unprotected server, exposing how much money people owe and... more
Why NOW is the perfect time to get started with your own NAS  Windows Central · 5 days
Network-Attached Storage (NAS) in its most basic form is a very small PC running an OS just like Windows with the main... more
Now is a great time to build your own NAS  Windows Central · 5 days
Network-Attached Storage (NAS) in its most basic form is a very small PC running an OS just like Windows with the main function to store and manage access... more
Aavgo security lapse exposed hotel bookings  TechCrunch · 5 days
A security lapse at a hotel management startup has exposed hotel bookings and guests’ personal information. The security lapse was resolved Monday after TechCrunch reached out to Aavgo, a hospitality tech company based in San Francisco,... more
With $34B Red Hat deal closed, IBM needs to execute now  TechCrunch · 1 week
In a summer surprise this week, IBM announced it had closed its $34 billion blockbuster deal to acquire Red Hat. The deal, which was announced in... more
Apple Pushes Silent macOS Update to Remove 'Secret' Zoom Web Server  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Apple has released a silent macOS update to remove the controversial local Web server installed by Zoom for Mac app. more
Apple Pushes Automatic Mac Software Update to Remove Vulnerable Zoom Web Server  MacRumors · 2 weeks
Earlier this week, a serious vulnerability with the Zoom video conferencing app for macOS was disclosed, with attackers potentially able to hijack users' webcams.... more
Apple has pushed a silent Mac update to remove hidden Zoom web server  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Apple has released a silent update for Mac users removing a vulnerable component in Zoom, the popular video conferencing app, which allowed... more
IBM Closes $34 Billion Deal to Buy Red Hat to Boost Cloud Business  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
IBM said on Tuesday it has closed its $34 billion acquisition of software company Red Hat, as it looks to ramp up... more
Zoom fixes major Mac webcam security flaw with emergency patch  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Video conferencing provider Zoom has pushed out an emergency patch to address the zero-day vulnerability for... more
Zoom to fix major Mac webcam security flaw today with emergency patch  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Video conferencing provider Zoom is pushing out an emergency patch later today to address the zero-day vulnerability for Mac users that could potentially expose... more
IBM closes Red Hat acquisition for $34 billion  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
We’ve known it was coming since late last year, but now it’s final: IBM has wrapped up its $34B acquisition of Red Hat, completing what is one of the largest tech acquisitions... more
Serious Zoom security flaw could let websites hijack Mac cameras  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Today, security researcher Jonathan Leitschuh has publicly disclosed a serious zero-day vulnerability for the Zoom video... more
Don't travel without the RAVPower FileHub for $39.19 - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Travel router, media server, mobile charger and backup device all in one. Plus: An Instant Pot Duo for $49.99 and Kindle Paperwhite (2016) for $69.99. more
Internet group brands Mozilla ‘internet villain’ for supporting DNS privacy feature  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
An industry group of internet service providers has branded Firefox browser maker Mozilla an “internet villain” for supporting a DNS security standard. The U.K.’s Internet Services... more
PUBG Lite Beta Servers Go Live Today in India, Full Game Is Now Up for 'Pre-Download'  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
PUBG Lite beta servers are scheduled to go online today in India as the pre-registrations come... more
Georgia failed to subpoena image of wiped elections server  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
A lawyer for the Georgia's Secretary of State has told plaintiffs in a closely watched Georgia election integrity lawsuit that it never did subpoena the FBI _ despite telling a... more
Server image mystery in Georgia election security case  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
A lawyer for the Georgia's Secretary of State has told plaintiffs in a closely watched Georgia election integrity lawsuit that it never did subpoena the FBI _ despite telling a judge it... more
How to stop your emails from being tracked  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
All of those obnoxious marketing emails that crowd your inbox aren’t just pushing a product. They’re also tracking whether you’ve... more
Cloudflare blames ‘bad software’ deployment for today’s outage  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
If you’ve been experiencing “502 Bad Gateway” notices all morning, for better or worse, you’re not alone. Cloudflare has been experiencing some major outages this morning, leaving many sites reeling in its... more
Internet wobble caused by Cloudflare glitch  BBC · 3 weeks
The security firm suffered a problem of its own that caused clients' websites to become inaccessible. more
A Cloudflare outage is impacting sites everywhere  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
If you’ve been experiencing “502 Bad Gateway” notices all morning, for better or worse, you’re not alone. Cloudflare has been experiencing some major outages this morning, leaving many sites reeling in its wake. In... more
Thousands of popular websites affected by Cloudflare outage  Sky News · 3 weeks
Thousands of popular websites briefly dropped offline on Tuesday due to an issue affecting Cloudflare, an American business that provides content distribution network (CDN) services. more
Slack explains its outage - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
Slack had a lot of glitches when its servers went down. more
PUBG Lite Beta Servers Set to Go Online in India on July 4  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
PUBG Lite beta servers will go live in India on July 4, once the pre-registration process for the beta testing closes in... more
Google Stadia head Phil Harrison believes ISPs will lift data caps  Windows Central · 3 weeks
Let's see if companies like Comcast agree. What you need to know Google Stadia is an upcoming game streaming service. You pay $10 a month to... more
IBM Gains Unconditional EU Approval for $34 Billion Red Hat Deal  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
The EU's powerful antitrust authority on Thursday cleared the buyout by IBM of open source software company Red Hat. more
Webroot Internet Security Complete is a step up from its AntiVirus service  Windows Central · 4 weeks
SecureAnywhere Internet Security Complete is Webroot's premium security suite. Webroot is one of my favorite computer protection solutions, because it quickly stops malware without... more
Prepare yourself for a career in ethical hacking with this $39 bundle  Windows Central · 4 weeks
It seems like not a day goes by without another story breaking about a major cyber attack. Hackers are becoming increasingly adept at infiltrating... more
iOS 13 Likely to Include Support for Hong Kong's Octopus Transit Card  MacRumors · 4 weeks
iOS 13 may come with built-in support for Hong Kong's Octopus contactless payment system, if a few lines of code discovered on Apple's servers... more
How to change the DNS on your Xbox One  Windows Central · 4 weeks
Whether you're looking to improve network connectivity or simply use the web with a bit of extra privacy, you can set up a custom DNS server on your Xbox One... more
Discord was down due to Cloudflare outage affecting parts of the web  THE VERGE · 4 weeks
Popular chat service Discord is experiencing issues today due to network problems at Cloudflare and a wider internet issue. The app is currently inaccessible... more
Cloudflare outage affecting numerous sites on Monday AM [Update: fixed]  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Cloudflare, a company providing performance and security to websites, is having network problems of its own this morning — and taking down a lot of its customers’ sites... more
Discord down due to Cloudflare outage affecting parts of the web  THE VERGE · 4 weeks
Popular chat service Discord is experiencing issues today due to network problems at Cloudflare.... more
Harry Potter: Wizards Unite goes live in Canada, Germany, and 23 other countries  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Harry Potter: Wizards Unite (think Pokémon GO, but with wands and giant spiders instead of pokéballs and Pikachus) officially launched earlier this... more
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