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Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra Will Reportedly Come With S Pen Support

Samsung’s next generation of flagship phones, speculated to be called the Samsung Galaxy S21 series have gained a significant amount of attention in the past few weeks. The next generation of Samsung’s flagship series is expected to arrive a month earlier than its predecessor, the Samsung Galaxy S20 series. The Galaxy S21 series is said […]

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Apple’s AirPods are down to $100 today

At Amazon, you can get Apple’s AirPods that include a wired charging case for $100, down from their usual $160 price. Costco members can get this same price, too, though it’ll cost a little more if you aren’t a member. If you fall into the latter group, you’ll need to create an account, then check […]

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Twitter and Facebook label baseless Trump post suggesting Democrats manipulated ballot counts

Twitter and Facebook have continued to restrict and label posts from President Donald Trump after yesterday’s presidential election, this time addressing a baseless claim that Democratic officials were manipulating vote counts in key states. Twitter flagged the tweet and restricted its reach, saying it was “disputed and might be misleading.” Facebook added a general warning […]

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California poised to establish a new privacy regulator with ballot measure win

California’s already tough privacy law is about to get a lot stronger as voters are expected to approve a ballot initiative expanding much of what the law covers this week. If approved, Proposition 24 would expand California’s privacy law to cover more sensitive data sets and establish a new state agency in charge of enforcing […]

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T-Mobile will pay $200 million to settle FCC investigation into misuse of phone subsidies

T-Mobile will pay $200 million to end an investigation by the Federal Communications Commission into misuse of funds from its low-income phone and internet subsidy program. The commission says the payment represents the “largest fixed-amount settlement” it’s ever secured to resolve an investigation. The subsidy issues stem from Sprint before the company was acquired by […]

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Spotify is rolling out the ability to stream music from your Apple Watch without an iPhone nearby

Spotify is rolling out the ability to stream music right from your Apple Watch, the company confirmed to The Verge. Since the app’s launch in 2018, the Apple Watch worked primarily as a remote for Spotify music playing on an iPhone or Spotify Connect-compatible device. But once the new feature is rolled out to you, […]

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Massachusetts passes ‘right to repair’ law to open up car data

Massachusetts voters approved a measure requiring car manufacturers to let people access vehicle data for repairs. Question 1 amends a landmark 2012 “right to repair” law in the state. After it’s adopted, manufacturers will have until car model year 2022 to install a standard open data platform. The platform will let vehicle owners and independent […]