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Samsung Negates “Windows 8” Updates for Laptops

New information from Microsoft’s researcher Patrick Barker indicates that Samsung has been interfering with users’ ability to update Windows on its laptops packaged with versions 8 and 8.1 of the operating system. Beyond simply turning off any sort of access to the updates, Samsung dug its heels in even further by applying a preventative utility that will stop users from using any sort of workaround to the problem in order […]

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Belgian Watchdog Runsdown Facebook for Invading User’s Privacy

Facebook is being sued by the Belgian Privacy Protection Commission over claims it tracks not only its users browsing habits, but even those who don’t have accounts with the social networking site. This direct attack follows month-long criticisms of Facebook’s privacy policies by PPC President Willem Debeuckelaere. In a statement, a spokeswoman for Facebook said they were “surprised and disappointed” at the actions taken by the PPC. Noting that they […]

Lithium ion batteries

Lithium-ion batteries – a small coin-size cell battery

In the modern day battery the cathodes and anodes are devised into multiple cells to make up the lithium-ion battery. If the lithium-ion battery is damaged or is overcharged, the protective barrier between the two halves could disintegrate and ultimately cause the battery to explode. If you are holding the battery in your hand or have it in your pocket when this happens, you could be seriously injured. According to […]

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A Fourth Wife on the Fourth for Billy Joel

Reports say that pop icon Billy Joel was married to wife number for this Saturday. It was a surprise ceremony that took place at an annual Independence Day party thrown by Joel. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, a long time friend of Joel, officiated the wedding that took place on Joel’s estate in front of the small group of family and friends who attended the party. Among the guests at […]

Amazon

Amazon Files Lawsuit Against False Reviews!

The top online retailers Amazon is taking action against what they consider to be false product reviews on their website. Amazon filed the lawsuit that targets over a thousand individuals in Seattle, Washington, which is stating that their brand and reputation is at stake. When individuals are being paid to give reviews for products that haven’t actually used and giving it five stars it can lead to false claims being […]

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Miss USA Hits The Reelz Network

In the tradition of the show much go on Miss USA Pageant will go on. The program has now been picked up by the independent cable network Reelz. For those without the channel it will also be stremaing online on the Miss Universe Website. The Miss USA Pageant is scheduled to take place on July 12, 2015 in Baton Rouge, LA. Originally the program was the air on the NBC […]

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Breath Easier with the Ultimate Players Addition of the ps4

Enter a new tier of gaming with the Playstation 4’s massive One 1TB hard drive. This July, Playstation will enter the Terra-age of gaming along with the XboxOne. Pricing for this powerful machine should be around $399 with a NEW discounted price for the 500Gig model. This Ultimate Players Addition will be introduced In Europe and PAL pact country’s before shipping to the U.S. But don’t worry Americans, it should […]

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YouTube wants to dethrone Twitch!

To compete with Twitch, YouTube is creating a website dedicated to video gaming and apps. Twitch is a popular streaming service, which allows players to stream their games for on-line spectators to watch. Previously, YouTube’s parent company, Google, made a failed bid to acquire Twitch; Amazon scooped it up for $970 million (£620m). Twitch is the current King of on-line, video game, broad casting. Twitch currently streams approximately 12 billion […]