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e-Cigarette's Now Contain Malware
Nov 25, 2014 - 9:49 AM - by mpeet611
If you smoke an e-Cigarette here's a good reason to quit.
Smoking will not only damage your health but also your computer, as e-cigarettes manufactured in China are reportedly being used to spread malicious software through the USB connection used to charge the device.

A recent post to social news site Reddit detailed how the computer of an executive at a “large corporation” had been infected with malware from an undetermined source. Further investigation apparently revealed that it had stemmed from a $5 e-cigarette bought from the online auction site eBay.
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Firefox to switch default search from Google to Yahoo
Nov 19, 2014 - 8:36 PM - by TechSocial
Mozilla CEO Chris Beard announced the new five-year partnership in a post on the company's blog Wednesday.

"Our new search strategy doubles down on our commitment to make Firefox a browser for everyone," Beard wrote. "We believe it will empower more people, in more places with more choice and opportunity to innovate and ultimately put even more people in control over their lives online."

Firefox will make the switch to the new "enhanced Yahoo search" for U.S users in December, though users will still be able to change the default to Google, Bing, eBay, Amazon, Wikipedia or Twitter.

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Apple Patents A Mouse With A Built-In Scanner And Display
Nov 18, 2014 - 9:49 PM - by ekim68
Apple has been granted a new patent by the USPTO today (via AppleInsider), which describes a mouse with an embedded scanner. The scanner can be used to actually scan images, and display them on an embedded screen, but it also would help the mouse deal with varying surface types and track better in general, thanks to the addition of the kinds of chromatic sensor found in scanners.
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Microsoft starts taking sign ups for its Skype Translator preview
Nov 04, 2014 - 10:20 PM - by ekim68
Skype Translator will translate selected languages in real time between the participating parties. It will display an on-screen transcript of the call and provide translated Skype instant message chats in 45 languages.
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Skype For Web Beta Coming, Half-Baked For Chromebooks
Nov 14, 2014 - 10:19 PM - by ekim68
Skype for Web is now in beta, and bringing all of the desktop application's capabilities to your favorite web browser. Skype for Web will work on Internet Explorer 10 and up, as well as the latest versions of Chrome (on Windows), Firefox, and Safari 6 (and newer). All you'll need to do to enable Skype capabilities in your browser is log in to and install a "small plug-in."
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