Powerful gaming smartphone Black Shark

As promised, Xiaomi introduced its first The smartphone received a dedicated Shark key, which activates a high-performance mode for games. However, it is not very clear why it is needed at all, given the performance of modern platforms. Moreover, there is also a special liquid cooling system, which should not only lower the SoC temperature,…

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Podcasting app Anchor can now find you a cohost

Fresh off its relaunch as an app offering a suite of tools for podcasters, Anchor today is rolling a new feature that will make it easier for people to find someone to podcast with: Cohosts. As the name implies, the app will now connect you – sometimes immediately, if people are available – with another…

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Password Strength Visualization

Today we’d like to share a little reimplementation of an interesting effect with you. The idea came from this Reddit entry which describes a method of showing an image less pixelated the stronger the password entered is. You can see the idea in action on the signup page of Colibro. We thought this was an…

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Palmer Luckey, political martyr?

In the middle of testimony over Facebook’s privacy scandal, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas took a moment to grill Mark Zuckerberg over his company’s political loyalties. In the course of a testy exchange between Sen. Cruz and Zuckerberg, the senator brought up the dismissal of Palmer Luckey, the controversial founder of virtual reality tech development…

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On vous parle du #FacebookGate sur @Hackstock_

Depuis quelques mois, Jérémie et moi même enregistrons un podcast amateur sur les questions du hacking, de la surveillance, du numérique libre et du design également. Ce mois-ci, c’est notre sixième épisode et au programme de cet épisode : l’affaire Facebook & Cambridge Analytica. Vaste sujet dans lequel nous essayons de nous repositionner du côté…

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