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Covid hoaxes are using a loophole to stay alive—even after being deleted

Since the onset of the pandemic, the Technology and Social Change Research Project at Harvard Kennedy’s…

Okta COVID-19 app usage report finds it’s not just collaboration seeing a huge uptick

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12 Lesser-Known IoT Protocols You Wished You Knew About Earlier

According to a Gartner prediction, there will be 25 billion connected devices by 2021, which is…

Google Play has been spreading advanced Android malware for years

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Arm gives silicon startups zero-cost access to widely used chip designs

Fending off competition from a rival, Arm is announcing it will give silicon startups zero-cost access…

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As Uber reportedly contemplates layoffs, a look back at its post-IPO financial performance

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Eleven Personal Financial Apps to Keep Your Budget in Check

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Attackers exploit 0-day code-execution flaw in the Sophos firewall

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