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Amazon system that gives house key to the delivery has already been hacked

Amazon recently introduced a new service in the US called Amazon Key. Essentially, the novelty allows a delivery person to win the customer’s house key to enter and leave their order if the recipient is not. Only researchers have discovered system failures. Amazon Key is a service offered to customers ...

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Ex-Google wants to create a robot-god

In September of this year, Wired discovered that Anthony Levandowski, the man involved in a judicial imbroglio between Google and Uber, was trying to create a church that has a divine figure as artificial intelligence. Now they have been able to interview Levandowski about the initiative – and it seems ...

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‘Minions’ producer to be responsible for new ‘Super Mario’ movie

A second Super Mario movie may be on the way. According to The Wall Street Journal, Nintendo is close to closing an agreement with the producer behind the Minions to bring Mario to the big screen. Illumination Entertainment, producer of “My Favorite Evil” and “Minions”, talks to Nintendo about a ...

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Number of Android devices outdated two years ago reaches 1 billion

Google has announced the latest figures on how many users currently use each version of Android. As usual, the latest edition, with the 8.0 numbering and Oreo nickname suffers to mesh, with only 0.3% of the user base. Another important number to note, which shows Android’s fragmentation situation well, is ...

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MasterCard can adopt technology behind bitcoin

Companies linked to the banking sector often criticize the advent of crypto-coins like bitcoin, but sometimes it’s hard to turn a blind eye to innovation. The MasterCard card company, for example, can start using the technology behind the virtual currency: blockchain. The blockchain system is what ensures that transactions made ...

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Cousins can convince Face ID of iPhone X that they are the same person

Two distant cousins living in the UK were able to “cheat” the iPhone X facial recognition system in a way that he thought the two were the same person. With this, the system allowed either of them to use the face to unlock the other’s cell phone – something that ...

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New version of Firefox promises more speed

Mozilla launched on Tuesday, 14, a version that promises to be faster than its Firefox browser. Called Firefox Quantum, the browser was in testing for a few months and brings a new way to render and load web pages. Officially the browser is still called Firefox, and the new version ...

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Qualcomm plans to reject Broadcom proposal to try to increase value

Qualcomm has not yet given a final response to Broadcom’s proposed acquisition, but the chip and component maker is likely to decline the $ 130 billion offered by the competitor. Sources surveyed by Reuters said that Qualcomm considers Broadcom’s $ 70 per share offer low. Therefore, the company would be ...

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Users say iPhone X also has a problem with audio output

In addition to not working right in the cold and presenting a “green line of death” on the screen, it seems that the iPhone X also has problems with its audio system. Several users are complaining over the internet of a popping or humming sound that pops up at the ...

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Disney streaming service will be cheaper than Netflix, says CEO

A few months ago Disney announced their interest in creating their own streaming movie service. Now the CEO of the company, Robert Iger, has revealed more information about the service, including that it will be cheaper than the Netflix competitor According to information from CNET, the company intends to launch ...

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