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This PC has a surprising feature no other computer offers

Desktop computers still have a place in businesses and in the home; thin clients in particular are cheaper than laptops, less likely to break down and have more connectivity options. They remain the go-to solution for use cases that do not require much portability. The BMAX B3 Plus is one …

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Hitwise to shut down following Jumpshot’s closure

Hitwise has announced that it will wind down its operations after more than 20 years in business. In a statement on its site, the company explained that the sudden closure is the result of an unexpected turn of events, saying: “Due to events outside of our control, Hitwise is winding …

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Total web traffic around the world rose in 2019

A new report from SimilarWeb has revealed that mobile web browsing led to an overall increase in web traffic last year while desktop traffic continues to decline. The web analytics company’s 2020 State of Digital Report was compiled using data gathered from January 2017 to December 2019 and desktop web …

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Tutanota secure email service blocked in Russia

The German secure email provider Tutanota has revealed that it has now been blocked in Russia just one week after AT&T blocked mobile users from accessing the company’s services in the US. Russia’s decision to block the company’s services appears to be part of the country’s domestic policy aimed at …

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China cracks down on VPNs in bid to control coronavirus message

China has made it increasingly difficult for its citizens to access the global internet using VPN services as the country’s government looks to exert more control over the narrative surrounding the coronavirus epidemic. In recent weeks, the most popular VPN services in China have faced an onslaught of government attacks …

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