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Western Digital Reveals MAMR Technology That Could Allow 40TB Hard Drives

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The capacity of solid state drives (SSDs) has been advancing steadily on traditional spinning hard drives over the last few years, and drive manufacturers haven’t been certain how much longer spinning drives could remain in the lead. Western Digital just surprised the storage industry by announcing its upcoming Microwave Assisted Magnetic Recording (MAMR) technology, which could keep the price per gigabyte of spinning drives lower than SSDs for at least the next decade. The odds ...

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All 3 Billion Yahoo Accounts Were Hacked, Company Reveals

Earlier this year, Yahoo announced that 1 billion of its accounts were hacked. That made it the single-largest data breach ever in terms of the number of accounts. Today, Yahoo announced that it was even worse. All 3 billion of its accounts were compromised. Yahoo said in a news release that it “obtained new intelligence” with the help of of “outside forensic experts.” Based on this new information, Yahoo can now say that “all Yahoo user accounts were affected” by the August 2013 breach. Stolen user account data did not ...

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Critical Zero-Day Flaw in macOS Reveals Passwords in Plaintext

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Apple just released the latest version of macOS, dubbed High Sierra, but the OS has a critical flaw zero-day flaw that allows rogue applications to export passwords in plaintext. Worse, the issue isn’t limited to High Sierra (10.13) either, but appears to affect multiple previous versions of the operating system. The flaw was first spotted by Patrick Wardle, an ex-NSA employee who now works for the security research firm Synack. Here’s how it works: macOS ...

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Mercedes reveals $2.7 million supercar

First look at Mercedes’ $ 2.7M supercar In a few years, you could buy a hybrid supercar from Mercedes that puts out over 1,000 horsepower and has a top speed well over 200 miles an hour. You could, that is, if the car didn’t cost nearly $ 3 million. And if all 275 that will ever be made hadn’t already been sold. The Mercedes-AMG Project One, unveiled in Germany just ahead of the Frankfurt Motor Show, is just a concept car for now. But Mercedes promises a production version will ...

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Apple's big product and new campus reveals

Would you pay $ 1,000 for the latest iPhone? Apple will lure hundreds of tech reporters below ground on Tuesday morning to show them something shiny and new. The company is holding its annual fall press conference inside the circular Steve Jobs Theater, part of Apple’s brand new multi-billion dollar campus in Cupertino, California. The company is expected to announce three new iPhones, including a special high-end version that could cost upwards of $ 1,000. Apple(AAPL, Tech30) is also likely to announce an updated Apple Watch and Apple TV, and ...

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RED Reveals Tech Behind Its Upcoming Holographic Phone Display

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Most of us know RED as the maker of high-end digital video cameras, but the company is looking to get into mobile. It announced the RED Hydrogen One a few months ago, and in true RED fashion, the price was one of the few things we knew about it. The mysterious Android smartphone will retail for $ 1,195 when it comes out in the not-too-distant future. To justify that price, RED claimed the phone would ...

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Game Of Thrones Season 7 Deleted Scene Reveals More About Winterfell Storyline, Star Says

Game of Thrones Season 7 wrapped up earlier this week, and with it, one particular storyline came to an end with the death of a central character. There have been questions about the exact events that unfolded, and it appears a deleted scene is to blame for the gap in what we did–or did not, as the case may be–got to see. Game of Thrones Season 7 spoilers follow. Image credit: HBO Bran ultimately played a role in Littlefinger’s demise, apparently revealing to Sansa and Arya some or all of ...

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Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Trailer Leak Reveals Epic Space Battles

Ahead of an expected official reveal at Gamescom 2017 next week, a trailer for Star Wars: Battlefront II has leaked. It shows off the game’s space battles, one of the most anticipated elements of the sequel. What you’re seeing is not gameplay but was captured in-engine, so keep that in mind when looking at the impressive-looking footage. Also, Yoda as a fighter pilot? This looks great. You can find the video on the internet (via Eurogamer), and when the official version is released next week, we’ll post it on GameSpot. ...

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Leaked Intel Slide Reveals Coffee Lake CPU Lineup

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. A leaked slide from China has confirmed much of the speculation we’ve heard about Intel’s upcoming Coffee Lake. Much of what we’ve previously heard is accurate, at least according to this slide, with Coffee Lake bringing quad-core i3’s, six-core i5’s, and a Core i7 with six cores and 12 threads. The graph below is, as best I can tell, understood in the following way: Slide courtesy of Chiphell The horizontal lines between the two columns ...

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Leaked Microsoft Memo Reveals High Return Rates on Surface Hardware

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Last week, Consumer Reports yanked its recommendations on the four Microsoft Surface products it had previously recommended. The organization then compounded the situation by switching the entire Surface product line over to ‘Not Recommended’ status based on its findings that 25 percent of Surface owners experienced problems with the device by the end of their second year of ownership. Microsoft, unsurprisingly, disputed these findings. Now there’s further evidence that the company has not only had ...

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