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Xbox Games Showcase: all the news from Microsoft’s July 2020 event

Microsoft is set to give us our best look yet at upcoming Xbox Series X games during the Xbox Games Showcase on July 23rd. Microsoft promises the show will be

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Tesla sues Rivian over ‘disturbing pattern’ of alleged trade secret theft

Tesla says it has discovered a “disturbing pattern” of former employees who took confidential information and trade secrets on their way to new jobs at EV startup Rivian, according to

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Former Facebook engineer says that the company has enshrined failure in its policies

A Facebook engineer said in a farewell video that the company was “failing” to mitigate harm and has “enshrined that failure in our policies,” BuzzFeed News reported on Thursday. Max

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How to take screenshots on your Mac

Screenshots can be really handy. You can use them to show your grandparent how to use a new app. You can use them to send a shot of that strange

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Quibi will finally let you screenshot, but it’s a little bit complicated

One of the biggest complaints Quibi received upon its initial launch was subscribers being unable to screenshot what they were watching and share it with the world. For a mobile-first

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Even Android 11 is cake

In 2020, everything is cake — including Android 11. Android VP of engineering Dave Burke revealed the internal codename “Red Velvet Cake” in an interview with All About Android, via

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Feds ban drones over Portland government buildings

The Department of Homeland Security says US authorities have banned drones from flying near federal buildings in Portland because they believe drones are surveilling federal officers at protests there, Reuters

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Some Tips To Help You Get A Handle On Baseball

Even though baseball is popular, there aren’t that many people who are actually good at it. It might look simple, but a good amount of talent and know-how is needed

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