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50M Users - How fast it took many common items to get there
Would have been interesting to see the smartphone on here since it has features around 9-10 of these things.

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Vice: iPhone Bugs Are Too Valuable to Report to Apple
Interesting article on the cost of bugs to an organization. I've seen companies offer up to 1 million loyalty points for reporting a major defect. Someone who finds a bug in iOS or MacOS can get from $25,000 to $200,000 for reporting the bugs but aren't doi...

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Cloudbleed... the latest security disaster. Happy Friday!
Wow... A single character logic error (The error involved a “==” in the code where there should have been a “>=”) resulted in one of the biggest security disasters that leaked full https requests, client IP addresses, full responses, cookies, passwords, key...

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Solar jobs growing 17 times faster than US economy (CNN)
If Tesla's new solar tiles are as cost effective as Elon Musk says, I wonder how much that will accelerate this. Turning everyone's home into a mini power plant, reselling that to neighbors and using iOT and automation technologies should make for some exci...

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A new phone from the father of Android
New phone from the engineer that created & sold the Android OS to Google in 2005 for 50M. Safe to say it's probably valued at a little more than that now (biggest acquisition bang for the buck ever?). Interestingly enough he was an engineer at an Apple spin...

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Chrome 56 Almost Shipped With A Feature That Could 'Break The Web'
Google is trying to add a feature to Chrome that gives a background tab a resource (bandwidth, etc) budget. This seems like a good idea especially when you consider Google and Microsoft are competing on how much battery life their browsers consume. The prob...

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North Korea Accidentally Reveals It Only Has 28 Websites
North Korea is a fascinating place. If you haven't seen HBO's documentary " The Hermit Kingdom " you should. I hope TheOnion.com be one of the websites. Maybe the North Korean government will think it's a website about vegetables :) North Korea Accidentally...

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