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China Accused of Spying on Drivers Across Borders in Hong Kong [China]

According to China publication Apple Times, the Chinese government has installed surveillance devices on up to 20,000 cars with dual China/Hong Kong plates, claiming the tags are just for inspection. However, they have the capability to pickup and transmit conversations. … Continue reading

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Ask DLS: Cross-platform multiplayer games that work on Android and iOS

Here’s one for our knowledgeable commenters: I recently bought my girlfriend an iPad. I, on the other hand, own an Android device. And now we’re looking for games we can play using both devices. There’s no dearth of multiplayer games … Continue reading

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Life Without a Pulse Is Possible [Science]

At the Texas Heart Institute, doctors have developed an artificial heart replacement that produces no discernible pulse or audible heartbeat. More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/SgTBRXBv4AY/life-without-a-pulse-is-possible William Ashton Lewis Jr Sterling Burton Marlin Mark Anthony Martin Jeremy Allan Mayfield

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Seven Reasons Your Phone Looks Like It Does [Video]

Technology has blessed us with landline phones that look like footballs and Mickey Mouse ears for decades. So why do all of our mobile phones look basically, in the grand scheme of things, the same? Here are seven good reasons. … Continue reading

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PCI Compliance: Offense Is the Best Defense

Even established e-commerce companies find that the right hosting partner can make a difference by performing a gap assessment that addresses specific requirements for application, network, physical and database compliance. Custom vulnerability scripts and software that ensures application, network, physical … Continue reading

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AMD Equips HP Laptops With Fusion A-Series Chips

HP and AMD announced Tuesday a fleet of new laptop and notebook computers, powered by a new series of AMD processors. Previously codenamed Llano, AMD’s Fusion A-series of chips come inside each of HP’s 11 new notebook models — six … Continue reading

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The X-Prize Farce [Blip]

The $10 million Automotive X-Prize was billed as a “Revolution Through Competition,” which backers said would promote real-world-capable “safe, affordable and desirable” 100 miles per gallon vehicles. The reality is it’s a complete farce. [Jalopnik] More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/Mw-4rHizghc/the-x+prize-farce Richard Allen … Continue reading

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Swingline Stack and Shred Automatic Shredder Review

Most people and offices nowadays need some sort of shredder or other method of dealing with the large amount of potentially sensitive stuff we get every day. While a simple cheap ‘wastebasket-topper’ unit works for many of us, some of … Continue reading

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Sony, Panasonic, others to launch cross-platform e-book service, later this year

Don’t look now, but there’s some major synergy going on in Japan’s e-book market, now that Sony, Panasonic, Rakuten and Kinokuniya have all joined forces on a new digital quest. Today, the quartet of companies announced they’re working on a … Continue reading

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After PSN Hack Arrest, Spanish Police’s Website Knocked Offline [Blip]

On Friday, Spanish police arrested three in the PSN hacks. According to the BBC, this Sunday Anonymous knocked the website for Spain’s national police offline with a denial of service attack. [BBC] More » Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/0hRX_CkEN7M/after-psn-hack-arrest-spanish-polices-website-knocked-offline Charles Robert Hamilton V Kevin … Continue reading

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