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Got a tech question or want to discuss tech? Weekly /r/Technology Tech Support / General Discussion Thread
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Trump Wants to Cut Funding for Clean Energy Research In Half - Meanwhile, China, India and the European Union aim to double funding for clean energy R&D.
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Falcon Heavy May Have Drastically Increased The Number Of Asteroids We Can Mine
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Google discloses Microsoft Edge security flaw before a patch is ready. Microsoft probably won’t be happy, again
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Popular Flight Simulator company stealing Chrome passwords for "anti-piracy measures"
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U.S. Copyright Office considering exemption for abandoned online games
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Exclusive: Amazon paid $90 million for camera maker's chip technology
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Why even a moth’s brain is smarter than an AI: A neural network that simulates the way moths recognize odors also shows how they learn so much faster than machines
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I just realize cellphone and internet service in US are much worse than Vietnam
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Tim Armstrong: People need to vote on net neutrality
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'Slippery slope': Opposition mounts to Canadian media's plan to block piracy websites - Critics fear the plan could lead to rampant internet censorship
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Fake news is an existential crisis for social media
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Wikipedia Zero, Which Provided Over 800 Million Users in 72 Countries With Access to Wikipedia at No Data Cost, is Being Discontinued
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A solar panel on every roof in the US? Here are the numbers: Estimate shows rooftop solar could produce almost 40 percent of our electricity.
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Cyberattacks are the single greatest threat to global stability, German defense minister says - Recent cyberattacks have shown that sensitive and personal data have become the target to destabilize companies and governments worldwide.
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Samsung patents a flying display that’s controlled by your eyes
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Australia's first large scale solar + storage plant connected to grid
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FSLabs Dropping Password Stealing Malware to Combat Piracy?!
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Congress sets sights on federal cryptocurrency rules
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Michael Arrington writes the truth about Techchrunch and its cofoundet
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New sensor tech for commercial Lithium-ion batteries finds they can be charged 5 times faster
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German carmakers in a spin ahead of diesel ban ruling
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Here’s a beautiful map of 1 billion Shazams
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Cashing out? Why notes and coins may become a thing of the past in Sweden. Even public toilets are going digital in one of the world’s most cashless society
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Facebook Board Member Peter Thiel Distances Self as Russia Scandal Grows
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Trump directs $200 million to tech education for women and minorities
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“Smarticle” Robot Swarms Turn Random Behavior into Collective Intelligence - New algorithms show how very simple robots can be made to work together as a group
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Getty Images Causes Google to Remove “View Image” Button from Search Results
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Clapper Calls Facebook Official's Post That Trump Touted 'False'
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After stunning growth streak, Amazon ambitions seem boundless
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Probe after 'drone made helicopter crash'
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WhatsApp 'Delete for Everyone' Rendered Ineffective if Your Message Is Quoted
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5G is helping make Pyeongchang the most high-tech Olympics ever
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Alibaba, Tencent rally troops amid $10 billion retail battle
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New 3D compression technology allows streaming of 3D video over consumer networks
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Infamous Google memo author shot down by federal labor board
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Auctus is bringing blockchain tech to the $36 trillion retirement plan market
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Terrible people have learned to exploit the internet. Yasmin Green is fighting back.
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The Mueller indictment exposes the danger of Facebook’s focus on Groups
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Google Chrome to eradicate ads it deems annoying or otherwise detrimental to users such as ones that auto-play video with sound
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Scientists stunned by huge light discovery
168 unavoidablefate Equifax should no longer be considered to be a reputable company in the credit industry. Period.
66 ethershot Credit rating is your reputation to someone who doesn't know you personally. Equifax's reputation is so poor now they shouldn't be allowed to police the reputation of others.
14 skizmo so... because they fucked up, now they will simply steal less from you. wow...
12 oupablo That's nice and all, but what about the other two? Don't you have to freeze all 3 to actual freeze your credit?
21 jugosIoven I am starting to see the US has a whole system to charge people for everything.
8 PraxisLD It really is the absolute least they can do at this point...
5 tms10000 How was it not racketeering in the first place? I was never a customer of Equifax. The banks and credit companies are. But then from their position alone, they feel it's OK to extract more rent out of people who never wanted to be their customers with lines like this: "It'd bee too bad if someone stole your info (maybe from us?) and apply for credits in your name here and there. Better pay me for the peace of mind so it don't happen (can still happen, you know, but it's not our fault, read the contract)" And this is totally legal. Now that their horrible incompetence have been revealed to the world, I bet nothing will happen. Consumers are still not their customers. Class action lawsuit will drag on for years and everyone will get a buy one get one free meal at Denny's.
3 Grizzly_Bears I've tried many times in the last hour to sign up for Equifuck's credit freeze, but keep getting "System Currently Unavailable Error 500". I'm not surprised the terrible website can't handle everyone requesting to keep their credit information more secure.
3 Bwana_Devil 30 days is not enough. We need to see Congressional action to reign in this abuse.
3 KeyboardFingi 30 days isn't enough it should just be forever now, you've fucked your customers for their entire lives credit wise. Credit monitoring should be a lifetime thing now. It's entirely possible that 15 years down the line somebody is going to fuck your credit with info gained from this hack. Good luck proving Equifax is at fault then.
4 Vertigoood In the Equifax boardroom: #"ALWAYS BE CLOSING!" (until you get caught)
3 smb_samba Wow. How "generous" of them.
3 txstoploss What about the suckers who already coughed up the fee.?
3 giltwist Too little too late.
3 BallsLikeChurchBells They should also be offering a free full credit report. Just in case damage was already done while their execs dumped stock instead of notify affected customers.