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Now displaying: February, 2016
Feb 29, 2016

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00:02:35 Mobile World Congress
00:09:30 Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge announced
00:12:50 The LG G5 is here
00:19:10 Video Schedule
00:26:00 HP Elite X3 Revealed
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00:46:15 Valve’s VR performance test - is your PC ready for VR?
00:51:35 A 19-year-old made a free robot lawyer that has appealed $3 million in parking tickets
00:54:10 Mint website hacked - Compromised ISOs containing Tsunami IRCBot malware
00:56:25 Playstation VR “60% Faster than Equally Specced PC”
01:01:00 Gears of War Ultimate Edition PC gets File Size & Requirements - Ideal Specs: 16GB RAM + 980 Ti/R9 390X + Win10
01:02:30 Software Piracy Hurts Linux Adoption, Research Finds

Feb 22, 2016

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00:03:30 Federal judge Orders Apple to help FBI decrypt San Bernardino killers iPhone 5C - Apple Responds with an Open Letter to Customers.
00:09:35 John McAfee: I’ll decrypt the San Bernardino phone for free so Apple doesn’t need to place a back door on it's product.
00:13:36 Pentagon Orders Win 10 to be installed to approximately 4 million devices by Jan 2017
00:19:42 HP Elite X3 (Win 10 OS) Leaked before MWC
00:22:35 Ringing Bells Freedom 251 Smartphone costs approximately $4 USD
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00:42:05 ReFlex Full-Color, HD, Bendable Smartphone
00:47:45 Caterpillar (CAT) Releases Its own Smartphone
00:51:00 Apple Releases Fix for iPhone Bricking ‘Error 53’
00:53:20 ‘Five Dimensional’ glass discs can store data for up to 13.8 billion years
00:54:40 (Rumor) Twitter Shadowbanning ‘Real and Happening Every Day’ Says Inside Source

Feb 15, 2016

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00:03:40 Windows 10 sends your PC data thousands of times to Microsoft and Non-Private IPs
00:20:50 Prosecution argues that turning on your phone means you consent to being tracked
00:28:38 AMD’s Polaris Graphic Cards Will Make The ‘Minimum VR Spec’ More Affordable for Everyone - Targeting Price Points Below $349
00:32:05 Intel: Chips to Become Slower But More Energy Efficient
00:40:05 U.S. Navy Works to Create Humanoid Firefighting Robot
00:43:10 Microsoft acquired Swiftkey in support of re-inventing productivity ambition
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00:54:15 Microsoft plans to make Windows 10, Xbox One game “cross buys” a habit
00:59:40 Gravitational Waves
01:02:25 The Division developer concedes PC version was downgraded to stay “in check” with consoles.
01:05:20 HP to Bring Freesync to Consumer Laptops
01:05:50 AMD Teases R9 Fury X2
01:06:25 Opera just got bought for $1.2B by Chinese Consortium
01:07:10 Wired to Block Ad-Blocking Users, Offer Ad-Free Subscription

Feb 9, 2016

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00:03:20 Germany’s Fusion Reactor Creates Hydrogen Plasma in World First
00:11:05 Microsoft is testing underwater Data Centers
00:18:40 Google plans to beam 5G internet from solar drones
00:28:05 Upgrade NOW or Upgrade TONIGHT: How Microsoft Aggressively Pushed Windows 10 to Everyone
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00:44:50 Build of the Moment: Community Choice - Project Ravage
00:47:10 Build of the Moment: Mod Choice The Silent Cube
00:50:40 The dad who spent a night in jail after confiscating his daughter’s iPhone

Feb 1, 2016

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00:02:50 The Fine Brothers allow fans to create their own ‘react’ videos.
00:11:00 US Supreme Court May Rule Cosplay Illegal
00:20:20 Cortana now scans your emails to make sure you keep promises.
00:26:20 Jim Keller moves to Tesla as Vice President of Autopilot Hardware Engineering
00:32:20 ASUS now holds more than 40% of the gaming monitor market share
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00:40:10 Nvidia launches GT 710 Graphics Card
00:45:00 Circuit City is coming back
00:48:50 Ignoring cable industry protest, FCC says it will “unlock the set-top box”
00:54:05 Nvidia shows off it’s ‘Light Field’ VR headset
00:58:25 Sony to “Spin Off” PlayStation as its own company
00:59:00 Samsung readies 144hz 3440 x 1440 monitors
01:01:00 Apple's iphone 7 plus secret camera project revealed
01:04:10 iPhone 5se has now entered mass production?
01:08:39 LTT’s New Server
01:11:40 Microsoft refunded dad’s $8k FIFA bill.

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