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Apple issues urgent fix for major flaw in Mac operating system

Click on the Apple menu icon, then System Preferences and click Users & Groups (or Accounts). All local admin accounts (including the root account on Macs ) ...


Uber Admits 2.7m UK Users Had Data Stolen In Hack

The breach was a further setback to the Silicon Valley company after London's transport regulator stripped it of its operating licence in September, citing Uber...


Microsoft's Redesigned Headquarters Will Have Some Cool Stuff

Microsoft will also construct a foot and cyclist-only bridge across WA-520 that will connect both sides of the campus and tie into the future Redmond Technolo...


HTC U11 Users Will Receive Android 8.0 Oreo Update Starting Today

The HTC U Ultra and the company's flagship smartphone from a year ago, the HTC 10 , will also receive the Oreo update. The update will be rolled out over-the...


OnePlus 5T is the fastest selling OnePlus smartphone to date

Pei suggested. Adam Krisko, OnePlus' Beta Programme Project Manager "We are not now supporting Treble, and do not plan for these [OnePlus 3/ 3T and 5/ 5T] d...


OnePlus Starts Android 8.0 Roll Out

The smartphones got released almost two years ago yet were powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon flagship processor and it enables them to be able to handle...


Big Earthquakes Predicted for 2018 as Earth Rotation Slows

Essentially, one day in today's modern times is slightly longer than a day experienced 100 years ago. When a slowdown occurs, the molten core continues to strai...


Apple's HomePod reportedly pulled from holiday release, slated for 2018

It comes with built-in smart assistant like you find on Google Home and Amazon Echo. The company didn't give a reason for the delay, other than the product n...


Earth-Like Planet Found By Star Where Scientists Discovered 'Alien Signals'

Ross 128 is the nearest "quietest" star to become a host such a temperate exoplanet. European scientists found Ross 128 b using HARPS, the High Accuracy Radi...


Amazon launches Alexa in Canada with Echo devices, Prime Music

Amazon Echo Dot is a smaller device, which you can add to any room and also pair with additional speakers via Bluetooth or a stereo cable, available in black ...


A Hitman TV Series Is In The Works

Fox 21 and Hulu are partnering for a new television series based on IO Interactive's Hitman video game series. If you've played any of IO Interactive's ...


Google update allows Google Assistant to broadcast messages via Google Home speakers

The new update will allow you to broadcast a message between your phone and Google Home speaker, or on multiple speakers in the house. Separately, the compa...


GameStop just suspended its PowerPass program

Since then, GameStop itself has confirmed the delay, saying that it has chose to "temporarily pause" the PowerPass service due to "a few program limitation...


Get an Xbox One S for $189 on Black Friday

Save up to $329 on new Surface bundles: $329 off the Surface Pro i5 256GB and $229 off the Surface Pro i5 128GB . Microsoft today confirmed its Xbox One S Bl...


Twitter halts 'broken' verification system

In response to this latest gaffe, Twitter announced that it would immediately suspend its verification process , which Dorsey described as "broken". Ed Ho, g...


Sheep can recognize people's faces from photographs

The researchers found that sheep can recognize both familiar and unfamiliar human faces. The sheep didn't do as well but still passed, recognizing the celebri...


'Call of Duty: WWII' Debuts to Half a Billion Dollar Launch Weekend

This has resulted in twice as many units be sold at launch as past year, over $500 million in sales, and a day one record for digital sales on PS4. Along with...


Watch_Dogs is free on PC right now

If you enjoy hacking into others' "thoughts" and personal information as well as gadgets and tech around the world, you'll find a lot to like about Watch Dogs ...


Amazon announce 10 day Black Friday 2017 sale

Its stores will then reopen at 6 a.m. local time on Friday until 10 p.m., 11 p.m. or midnight. Target is pumping the brakes on Black Friday madness. And, fo...


University of Miami fan, officer altercation now under investigation by police

The video shows the woman, wearing a Miami Hurricanes jersey, being lifted up by several officers and removed from Hard Rock Stadium during Miami's 28-10 victo...