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What Google’s Latest Data Privacy Announcement Actually Means

When Google announced on Tuesday that it will bolster privacy protection online by eventually scrapping third-party cookies, the immediate response was almost equal parts praise, skepticism, and cynicism. The cacophony is fitting given the competing interests of the three largest stakeholders involved: internet users, advertisers, and Google itself. According to a blog post by Chrome […]

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Upgrade to TCL’s 50-inch 4K Roku TV for an insanely low price ahead of the Super Bowl

Amazon is having a sale on the TCL 50-inch 5 Series 4K UHD Smart Roku TV (50S525) that makes today the perfect time to finally upgrade. Just in time for Super Bowl LIV, this 50-inch 4K smart TV drops to $254.99 when you clip the coupon on its product page. That saves you nearly $100 and brings […]

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Big Discounts on Xbox One Controllers, Including Elite Series 2

It’s a good time to be an Xbox One owner in need of an extra controller. Right now, Amazon Prime members can save $20 off a brand-new (and extremely excellent) Xbox Elite Series 2 controller. The online mega-retailer is also offering 20% off many previously owned Amazon Warehouse items, including Xbox One controllers in various […]

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NAMM 2020: Arturia’s MicroFreak synth gains a new oscillator mode in v2 update

NAMM 2020: Arturia’s compact MicroFreak synth was one of the highlights of NAMM 2019. Now, one year on, that characterful digital synth is a v2 firmware update adding a host of new features and improvements. Top of the list is a new noise oscillator mode. This has multiple types of noise on offer including particle, […]

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Leaked Huawei P40 Pro renders show off design, reveal launch colors

Just one day after the first press render of the Huawei P40 made an appearance online, the folks over at 91Mobiles have managed to obtain a couple of extra images that reveal the Huawei P40 Pro’s design for the first time and show both phones in their launch colors. The Huawei P40 Pro features four cameras The […]

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Microsoft launches Chromium Edge for Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, and macOS

Right on schedule, Microsoft today launched its new Edge browser based on Google’s Chromium open source project. You can download Chromium Edge now for Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, and macOS directly from microsoft.com/edge in more than 90 languages. This is Edge 79 stable, for those who like tracking version numbers. Edge 80 is […]

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Maybe We Shouldn’t Go Bananas Over Smart Contacts Just Yet

Imagine plopping a contact lens in your eye, and instead of just seeing better, you could see an enhanced view of your environment. That’s what Mojo Vision is saying their new prototype smart contact lens could do. Eventually. It sounds like a concept straight out of a sci-fi movie. But whereas anything is possible in […]