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Report: Samsung sets high Galaxy S9 sales goal, despite low pre-order figures

• Reports from Korea suggest that Samsung aims to ship 43 million units of its S9 and S9 Plus devices.<br>• This is around two million more than achieved by the S8 and S8 Plus.<br>• At the same time, first-day sales of S9 and S9 Plus devices in Korea were reported to be only 70 percent of that of the S8.<p>Recent …

Apple Did Not Consider How Battery Replacement Program Would Impact iPhone Upgrade Rates

During today's earnings call covering the first quarter of 2018, Apple CEO Tim Cook was asked whether investors should be concerned about slowing upgrade rates due to Apple's battery replacement program and the fact that consumers may opt to replace their batteries instead of purchasing a new …

The Prison Fight Between ISIS And The Muslim Brotherhood

Radical Islamist militants are going to war with the Muslim Brotherhood inside Egypt’s prisons as the two groups fight for fresh recruits.<p>CAIRO — The prison fight had been brewing for months.<p>Supporters of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood and ISIS militants locked up together inside the cramped, dingy …

Photographer captures people matching museum artwork

<b>(CNN) —</b> He first picked up a camera by chance; now Stefan Draschan makes a living taking photographs by chance.<p>"When I quit smoking I started photographing," he says. "I needed something in my hand."<p>Several months later, wandering the halls of the Glyptothek Museum in Munich, Germany, Draschan …

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Microsoft has already fixed the Wi-Fi attack vulnerability

Technology companies are starting to respond to a new Wi-Fi exploit affecting all modern Wi-Fi networks using WPA or WPA 2 encryption. The security vulnerabilities allow attackers to read Wi-Fi traffic between devices and wireless access points, and in some cases even modify it to inject malware …

Microsoft revamping Outlook for Mac to look more like iOS version

Microsoft is working on a major redesign of both Outlook for Mac and its Windows counterpart. The aim is to simplify the user-interface, bringing it more into line with the iOS app. The iOS app was redesigned back in July.<p>Key changes are a single-line ribbon and a smaller set of default commands …

Facebook digital ads figures differ from census data: analyst

(Reuters) - Figures Facebook Inc gives advertisers about its potential reach differ from U.S. census data, an investment analyst said on Tuesday, renewing questions about how tech companies verify the value of their digital marketing space.<p>Facebook, Alphabet Inc's Google and other internet …

Mobile Devices

OnePlus 3 closed beta group receives 8.0 Oreo update with 3T and 5 builds coming soon, public beta slated for end of September

OnePlus has always been praised for having clean, near-stock software, and a big advantage of this is that updates are much easier to push out. Case …

Facebook uncovers Russia-funded misinformation campaign

Dave Lee<p><b>Facebook says it has discovered a Russian-funded campaign to promote divisive social and political messages on its network.</b><p>The company says $100,000 (£77,000) was spent on about 3,000 ads over a two-year period, ending in May 2017.<p>The ads did not back any political figures specifically but …

The place where aeroplanes go to die

When they reach the end of their life, many aeroplanes are sent to this field in the English countryside – not just to die, but to be reborn. Retired aircraft hold surprisingly valuable parts, and sometimes you can find some unusual lost property too.<p>Giants lurk among the hedgerows and rolling …

Verizon-owned Yahoo is killing off the best app it's ever made

Under former CEO Marissa Mayer, Yahoo failed to build anything truly exciting over the past five years – except for a single truly notable app, Yahoo News Digest. Now, under the reign of its new owner Verizon, the company is killing off one of the best mobile apps I’ve ever used.<p>It’s really as …

Uber's second-in-command leaves the company

Uber is rumored to be looking at a shakeup of its executive team as part of its attempt at reforming its broken corporate culture, and you might have just seen the first signs of that shakeup today. The ridesharing company has confirmed that senior business VP Emil Michael, second only to Travis …

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