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The world’s most widely used tool for creating websites cannot avoid security flaws

TOPICS: cybercriminals, data breach, exploit, hackers, hijacking, plugins, themes, vulnerability, WordPress, zero day attack

Although for a large part of the general public, talking about WordPress means going back years in the history of the Internet and having to talk about the golden age of blogs, this content manager is still a very present reality. Not surprisingly, it has a market share of over 35%. This means that this […]

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What will be the future of Destiny 2?

TOPICS: Bungie Studios, Destiny 2, Luke Smith, Mark Noseworthy

A few of weeks ago, Bungie Studios kicked off the 11th season of Destiny 2. Titled the “Season of the Arrivals”, it has brought new activities – such as the Prophecy Dungeon and the Contact public activity – and rewards via the season pass. As the season progresses, the Guardians will also be able to […]

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Can technology help us be (or seem to be) more polite?

TOPICS: chatbot, courtesy, nonpolite, polite, politeness, statements

PITTSBURGH–In a tense time when a pandemic rages, politicians wrangle for votes and protesters demand racial justice, a little politeness and courtesy go a long way. Now researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have developed an automated method for making communications more polite. Specifically, the method takes nonpolite directives or requests — those that use either […]

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Microsoft launches its own tool to recover deleted files

TOPICS: data recovery, deleted files, Microsoft, recovery, recovery software, Windows 10

Microsoft has announced the launch of Windows File Recovery, a new tool that will allow users of its operating system to recover files deleted from the machine they are working with, from an external hard drive and even from SD cards. Windows File Recovery is not an application as such. It is actually a utility […]

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The New Cold War: TikTok, WeChat and dozens of other Chinese apps have been banned in India

TOPICS: Baidu, China, Clash of Kings, India, QQ, TikTok, WeChat, Weibo

The consequences of the open political front between China and India in recent months are also reflected in technology. In a new move by the Indian government, they have just banned the use of a total of 59 Chinese-based applications. Among them are particularly popular apps such as TikTok or WeChat, which are losing access […]

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Why does Epic Games say that PS5 is “a masterpiece” of system design?

TOPICS: data compression, Epic Games, Playstation, Playstation 5, PS5, SSD, storage

With PlayStation 5 on track for the end of the year, one of the most talked about topics is the console’s SSD and its memory architecture. At Epic Games, those who used the console to create their impressive Unreal Engine 5 technical demo have had no hesitation in praising the technology of PS5. In the […]

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Release date and first images of Crysis Remastered filtered

TOPICS: Crysis, Crysis Remastered, Saber Interactive

The release date and first screenshots of Crysis Remastered have been filtered. As you can read on the Microsoft Store product page, Crysis Remastered will be released in less than a month, on July 23rd. The game, apart from on Xbox One, is also published on PlayStation 4, PC and Nintendo Switch (on a port […]

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US revokes Hong Kong’s ‘special status’ over risk of diverting “dual-use technology” to Beijing

TOPICS: China, dual-use technology, Hong Kong, Mike Pompeo, United States

Pessimism is spreading in Hong Kong as it is assumed that the end of preferential treatment by the United States will also soon extend to the financial sphere, which will be a severe blow to the city’s economy. The United States on Monday revoked Hong Kong’s “special status” because of the risk that “sensitive” American […]

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The CIA’s viral ad to get new spies

TOPICS: advertising, CIA, Langley, recruitment, spies, Virginia

The CIA, the United States intelligence agency, has launched an advertising campaign to attract personnel who, thanks to their style, have gone viral. Last year the CIA set a record for hiring, and they hope to break that record in 2020. These are videos created in the style of Hollywood movies. They show how work […]

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U.S. adds 38,576 new cases of coronavirus to 125,768 deaths

TOPICS: Arizona, California, coronavirus, COVID-19, Florida, New York, Texas, United States

The United States added 38,576 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, bringing its global statistics to 2,544,169 cases of the disease, which has claimed 125,768 lives in the country, according to the independent count from Johns Hopkins University. The balance at 00.00 GMT on Monday showed a slight daily decrease in positive cases, which closed […]

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