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Best Walmart deals on Prime Day: smartphones, smartwatches, TVs and others

Prime day was created by Amazon as a sort of Summer Black Friday but this year even that got messed up. Now that it’s almost here, other major retailers are using the hype around it to cash in with discounts on their own. Which, of course, is great of us consumers. Who doesn’t want to…

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Undocumented backdoor that covertly takes snapshots found in kids’ smartwatch

A popular smartwatch designed exclusively for children contains an undocumented backdoor that makes it possible for someone to remotely capture camera snapshots, wiretap voice calls, and track locations in real time, a researcher said. The X4 smartwatch is marketed by Xplora, a Norway-based seller of children’s watches. The device, which sells for about $200, runs…

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Yesterday’s corporate network design isn’t working for working from home

  The Future of Collaboration We’re 10 months into 2020, and businesses are still making adjustments to the new realities of large-scale telework (which, if you’re not in the IT biz, is just a fancy term for “working from not in the office”). In the Before Times, telework was an interesting idea that tech companies…

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Judge denies request to force Fortnite back on iOS App Store pending trial

Enlarge / Artist’s conception of competing lawyers from Apple and Epic Game focusing their legal arguments on the court. Metaphorically, of course. Epic vs. Apple/Google View more stories Apple can continue to block Epic Games’ Fortnite from the iOS App Store as the parties move to a trial, Federal District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers said…

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Filmfare recommends: Top films starring Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan

She was the girl-next-door of the movieland. He was the angry-young-man. They fell in love and the rest, as they say, is history. Jaya Bhaduri and Amitabh Bachchan are one of the finest actors of their generation. More precisely, of any generation. They have acted in some memorable films together over the years….

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10 Must-Watch Amitabh Bachchan Movies

  There’s no doubt that Amitabh Bachchan has been one of the best actors in Indian cinema. He’s a larger-than-life superstar and yet makes each character that he plays looks believable. Right from his angry-young-man days in the ’70s to the present era, Bachchan has been regaling us with one top performance after another. Be…