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Surge Protectors As Fast As Possible

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What is SSD Overprovisioning?

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How to Choose a Bitrate for Twitch Streaming

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Spotify Leaking User Data with Music Labels: Report

Swedish music streaming giant Spotify is reportedly leaking personal information of users who pre-save music on the app with content labels. According to a billboard.com report, users who “pre-save” an upcoming release on their accounts may be sharing more personal data with the act’s label than they know. Music labels on the music streaming app Read more about Spotify Leaking User Data with Music Labels: Report[…]

Google is Building a Subsea Cable between Europe and South Africa

Google announced yesterday that the company will be building the first private undersea cable betweeen Europe and South Africa, and its third privately owned cable overall. The cable will be built by Alcatel Submarine Networks, and the first phase of the project is scheduled to be completed in 2021. The Mountain View giant has named Read more about Google is Building a Subsea Cable between Europe and South Africa[…]

Facebook to Hire Banking Expert to Run “Libra”

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