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Old Windows updates will now be expired to improve performance and user experience

Not everyone has the benefit of high-speed broadband, and the increasingly remote nature of office work has prompted Microsoft to improve the Windows Update experience by expiring old and redundant update packages where possible. This builds on existing work to reduce update sizes via forward and reverse differential compression, which has been going on since […]

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Investment bank says SpaceX could make Elon Musk the world’s first trillionaire

Elon Musk reclaimed the title of world’s richest person from Jeff Bezos last week when soaring Tesla stock boosted his net worth to around $242 billion—almost $50 billion more than the Amazon founder. But that would pale in comparison to what Musk could eventually become: the world’s first trillionaire. While it was a 3% share […]

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Here’s How You Can Enjoy AAA Quality Games On Your Android Smartphone

Now you can enjoy complete AAA-quality console-level video games like Far Cry 6 from your Android-powered phone or tablet. This has come true owing to high-end cloud gaming services like NVIDIA GeForce Now. Fortunately, you don’t require a high end gaming equipment to play AAA games like Far Cry 6. You can in fact play […]

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Squid Game app downloaded thousands of times was really Joker malware in disguise

Squid Game has set the internet on fire. With Netflix’s hit on everyone’s lips, people are rushing to download everything and anything related to the Korean show, including a wallpaper app from the Play Store that was packed with malware. There is no official Squid Games app—not counting Netflix, of course—yet ESET’s Android malware researcher […]

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PayPal may be interested in buying Pinterest for $45 billion

Payments processing specialist PayPal has reportedly offered to purchase digital pinboard company Pinterest. Sources familiar with the matter told The New York Times that the deal on the table is worth roughly $45 billion, with PayPal willing to pay around $70 per share. That would represent a healthy 25 percent increase over Pinterest’s opening price […]

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Microsoft’s Visual Studio Code can now run in a web browser

If you’ve ever wanted to run Visual Studio code in a web browser, now you can. Microsoft has made a zero-installation version of the popular desktop app that can be used as a local development tool, but naturally there are some caveats. Microsoft has revealed that developers who use Visual Studio Code can now run […]

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Android 12 is available now to Pixel owners

The latest version of Google’s Android mobile OS is available right now, launching hot on the heels of the company’s latest Pixel event. However, it isn’t available to everyone. For now, only Pixel owners can access Android 12; the rest of us will likely have to stick it out for another month or two. Pixel […]