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Facebook Reportedly Paid For Smear Campaign Against George Soros

In an effort to muffle criticism of how it handled Russian interference and disinformation, Facebook reportedly carried out a campaign to discredit dissenters that included targeted attacks on Jewish billionaire philanthropist George Soros.  A New York Times investigation, published Wednesday, delves into the social media giant’s handling of the controversy and chaos following the discovery of targeted […]

Google helps boost High Street spending with search

Bitcoin falls below $5,000

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Apple CEO Tim Cook on privacy: 'we have to admit when the free market is not working'

Computer

The Best Black Friday Laptop Deals Available Now

Retailers like Dell, Walmart, and Amazon have deals on Chrombooks and MacBooks, as well as PCs from Dell and HP, which you can snag now before the Black Friday rush. PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use. If you’re looking to snag a […]

Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 (LTE)

Service restored after glitch locks out Microsoft Office 365 business users

HP Spectre x360 13 (Late 2017) Review

Mobile

T-Mobile brings 5G to 600MHz spectrum, paving way for national rollout

Hardly a week has passed in recent months without another 5G “world’s first” story — or outright fake news — so it would be easy to dismiss T-Mobile’s latest announcement as more of the same, but it’s actually significant. Working with Nokia, T-Mobile has completed the world’s first 5G data transmission over “low-band” 600MHz radio […]

Google Pixel Night Sight Shoot-Out: Which Phone Takes the Best Low-Light Photos?

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CDMA vs. GSM: What's the Difference?

Photography

Best Black Friday camera deals

For serious photographers, Black Friday isn’t usually that exciting. A few discounts trickle in on low-end gear, but there’s rarely anything that gets enthusiasts and professionals champing at the bit. But this year is different, with impressive savings on both enthusiast and professional gear that can save you some real money. If you’ve been holding […]

Photography

Nikon 105mm f/1.4E ED review

Some prime lenses are designed for affordability and portability, while others are designed for maximizing image quality at any cost. The Nikon AF-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.4E ED falls squarely in the second category. Tipping the scale at more than two pounds, it’s a beast of a lens, but uses a wide aperture and excellent optics […]

Photography

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer trades in his gear for a toy camera

[embedded content] “All the gear, no idea” is a quip often thrown at photographers weighed down with a ton of kit that they don’t know how to use, or whose images fall well short of expectation. It’s a taunt that could certainly never be leveled at Oded Balilty, an Israeli documentary photographer who has proved […]

Photography

How to choose the best MicroSD cards for your smartphone or tablet

If you run out of storage space on your phone or tablet, you’ll definitely want to find a way to get more. One of the simplest options is to insert a MicroSD card. Sadly, not all smartphones and tablets support MicroSD cards. If you have an iPhone or iPad, then you’re out of luck, but […]

Photography

How to take great photos with the Pixel 3, the best camera phone around

Simon Hill/Digital Trends If there’s one area where smartphones have really improved over the last couple of years, it’s photography. Google’s Pixel 2 was our reigning champion in the best camera phone category, so it’s not surprising that the device that knocked it out of the top spot was its successor, the Pixel 3. Anyone […]

Gaming

October 2018 NPD: Call of Duty still outsells Red Dead Redemption II

Gaming consumers in the United States spent $ 1.545 billion in October, according to industry-tracking firm The NPD Group. That is up year-over-year, and it’s little surprise considering two of the biggest games of 2018 debuted during the month. “October 2018 tracked spending across video game hardware, software, accessories and game cards grew 73 percent when […]

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Activision ignores accessibility guidelines, skips Spyro subtitles

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