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Here is why the Note 7 was exploding | Video
Batteries from 2 different sources, manufactured in 2 separate facilities were built to specifications dictated by one OEM and placed in one mobile device with a unique battery compartment design ...

Here is why the Note 7 was exploding | Video

Intel brief on Russian hacking
Those darned Russians Read it. The DNI report on the impact of Putin and his band of merry hackers was released today and it is a very interesting read. The declassified 25 page document touches on many aspects : misinformation, fake-news, internet trolls, foreign relations and the many failures of the current administration to secure the country against these types of ...

DNI report on impact of Russian efforts to impact US elections

Google screws an Android user by disabling his account and revoking services.
pwned! Account Disabled Generally, this wouldn’t be an issue for the average Android user. It’s tough to get most Android users to pay for anything and support the eco-system through purchases for premium services and paid applications that benefit the entire community by finding 3rd party developers. However, an Android owner/Google services…’customer’ and Reddit user Chicken_Scratch had a story to ...

Google screws an Android user by disabling his account and revoking services.

Experiencing 'unexpected' iPhone 6 S shutdowns? 
The iPhone 6S Battery Replacement Apple released an advisory for certain i6S handsets with battery issues. Apparently, some iPhone customers are concerned with their handsets shutting off for no good reason. It is a battery issue, but Apple states that is not a man-safety issue. Apple has determined that a very small number of iPhone 6s devices may unexpectedly shut ...

Experiencing ‘unexpected’ iPhone 6 S shutdowns? 

USB Killer | Destroys anything with a USB port
I'll put this stick in your port...and ...

USB Killer | Destroys anything with a USB port

Apple CEO Tim Cook denied use of Apple Pay
Get Apple Pay, or get the hell out the way ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook denied use of Apple Pay

Huawei caught perpetrating camera BS
Lying: The Huawei way Why do they do this? Is the Huawei P9 camera good? Who knows. But it’s not EOS 5D MK3 good. The Register: It was soon found, however, that the photos had not been snapped with the P9’s camera, but rather a more expensive digital camera. Android Police discovered that the EXIF data on the image showed ...

Huawei caught perpetrating camera BS

Huawei caught perpetrating camera BS
Lying: The Huawei way Why do they do this? Is the Huawei P9 camera good? Who knows. But it’s not EOS 5D MK3 good. The Register: It was soon found, however, that the photos had not been snapped with the P9’s camera, but rather a more expensive digital camera. Android Police discovered that the EXIF data on the image showed ...

Huawei caught perpetrating camera BS

iPhone is the smartphone of choice for refugee spotting
Help drowning refugees with your iPhone App claimed it would crowd source refugee spotting “The app pretended to distribute satellite imagery to smartphone users so they can “flag” suspicious ships, in the hope that one of the users might spot boats full of refugees—as if an untrained eye can distinguish between a normal boat and a refugee boat. Instead of ...

iPhone is the smartphone of choice for refugee spotting

Amazing ePub UI looks amazing...but no one would ever use it.
I appreciate how much effort went into this. Obviously, the gesturing was well thought out. Or was it? Watching the demo,  it is easy to get captivated by the dynamic visual presentation that is generated by the user…so it’s really cool to watch someone turn digital book pages 3 and 4 at a time…but why in the hell would you ...
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Amazing ePub UI looks amazing…but no one would ever use it.

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