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Own an original Chromebook Pixel? It’s time to upgrade

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If you’ve been using one of the first Chromebook Pixel laptops from Google, it’s about time to upgrade that machine. Google has notified owners of the original Chromebook Pixel of 2013 that it is ‘no longer supported.’ In fact, Google is literally suggesting to ‘consider upgrading’ in message appearing where …

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Why the Future of Data Storage is (Still) Magnetic Tape

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Photo: Victor Prado It should come as no surprise that recent advances in big-data analytics and artificial intelligence have created strong incentives for enterprises to amass information about every measurable aspect of their businesses. And financial regulations now require organizations to keep records for much longer periods than they had …

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Data breach complaints have more than doubled since GDPR

Data breach complaints have more than doubled since GDPR

The number of complaints rose 160 per cent compared to 2017 Complaints to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) about potential data breaches have more than doubled since the GDPR came into force in May. According to data from law firm EMW, complaints to the ICO rose 160 per cent, to …

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5G news: EU lends Nokia €500 million for 5G research

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5G is the latest networking technology for connected devices, promising speeds up to 100 times faster than 4G, and 10 times faster than home broadband. It’s not all about speed, though: a more ubiquitous and responsive (between 1ms and 10ms, compared to 4G’s 40-60ms) network are also planned, enabling connected …

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How to buy the best laptop for £400 – £600

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If you’re looking to buy a notebook in the £400 – £600 price range, you’re purchasing a midrange laptop, albeit one at the lowest end of that price bracket. The good news is that in this territory, you can get a piece of hardware which will give you impressively nippy …

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The fastest laptops money can buy

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Super-fast gaming performance doesn’t mean sacrificing space to a giant desktop computer and monitor. The most powerful laptops available today pack incredible performance into a surprisingly neat package. Many of these super-powerful laptops are designed for gamers, but they’re also ideal for creatives whose work requires some serious horsepower. Any …

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