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A wave of cheating AI robots is threatening to ruin HQ Trivia [Updated]

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Cheating in online games is an ever-present problem that infects the likes of shooters, MMOs, and open-world crime simulators—and just about everything..

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Android Wear is getting killed, and it’s all Qualcomm’s fault

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Ars Technica would like to wish a very special second birthday to the Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100 SoC. While most flagship SoCs have a life cycle ..

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Reddit bans deepfake porn videos

The discussion site bans all faked pornography that uses people's faces without their permission.

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Facebook moderator: I had to be prepared to see anything

A former moderator for the social network recalls some of the content she had to tackle.

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Google-Nest merger raises privacy issues

Campaigners are concerned that smart home specialist Nest will no longer be a separate business.

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Russian nuclear scientists arrested for ‘Bitcoin mining plot’

Reports say scientists at a Russian nuclear bomb factory tried to mine crypto-currencies.

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Twitch to ban users for ‘hate’ on other platforms

The streaming site says it will now ban people who are abusive on other platforms as well as its own.

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Warren Buffett-Owned Railroad Joins Blockchain Transport Consortium

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It may be the closest the billionaire investor ever gets to bitcoin. Berkshire Hathaway-owned BNSF, ..

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Hackers Can Now Steal Data Even From Faraday Cage Air-Gapped Computers

A team of security researchers—which majorly focuses on finding clever ways to get into air-gapped computers by exploiting little-noticed emissions of a computer's components like light, sound an..

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Ethos streamlines access to Taxfyle for crypto capable tax prep

Ethos, the cryptocurrency services company and blockchain ecosystem announced this week they have partnered with on-demand tax service application Taxfyle to offer cryptocurrency holders a viable tax ..

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