Daily Archives: October 11, 2019

Mark Zuckerberg says cloud computing is too expensive

During a recent discussion about bio sequencing, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg questioned why cloud computing costs have become so expensive. He specifically called out Amazon’s cloud computing service, AWS and suggested it might be a good idea to call up Jeff Bezos to discuss the issue further. Back in 2015, …

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New law will give telcos easier access to apartment blocks

The government is introducing a new law that will make it easier for broadband operators to install and upgrade connections in blocks of flats. Under the present system, providers have to request permission to access the building to do their work, however 40 per cent of all applications receive no …

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Using the Sega Dreamcast in 2019

Cast your mind back to the year 1999. Ricky Martin was Livin La Vida Loca and the millennium was just around the corner. 1999 also gave birth to one of the most beloved and short-lived videogame consoles in history, the Sega Dreamcast, with its release acting as a bitter-sweet endeavor …

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Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus è lo smartphone dell’anno per TechRadar

TechRadar ha dichiarato il  Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus  ‘Smartphone dell’anno’ alla cerimonia del Mobile Choice Consumer Awards 2019 di Londra. Lo smartphone top di Samsung ha così battuto una concorrenza agguerrita formata dai migliori modelli di Google, Huawei, Apple e OnePlus. I TechRadar Mobile Choice Consumer Awards prendono in considerazioni …

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iTunes for Windows exploit bypassed antivirus to deliver ransomware

A zero-day vulnerability in Apple’s iTunes (and iCloud) software for Windows PCs was leveraged by malicious parties to install ransomware on those machines, while bypassing any antivirus apps. This security hole – and subsequent particularly nasty attack – has now been patched following its disclosure to Apple by security company …

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OnePlus 7 Pro vs OnePlus 7T Pro

OnePlus released its next-generation phones in the middle of the year, followed by an iterative upgrade towards the end. Fittingly, the OnePlus 7 Pro that came out in July has now been surpassed by the OnePlus 7T Pro. But how do they stack up, really?  The OnePlus 7 Pro introduced …

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