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Redmi K30 Pro Specs: All you need to know

Today, Xiaomi announced the launch of its Redmi K30 Pro. The handset comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 5G chipset paired with up to 12GB RAM and 256GB ROM on the Zoom Edition. It features a unique design. Further, it is expected to be made globally available soon. However, here’s…
bubmag
March 24, 2020
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Accused in fake note case detained under NSA

The city police have slapped provisions of National Security Act (NSA) on three persons who were arrested for printing fake currencies in February, this year. S. Kithar Mohammed (66) of Vadavalli, T. Mahendran (39) of Kavundampalayam and E. Suriyakumar (30) of Thiruvalluar Nagar on Thadagam Road were detained under provisions…
bubmag
March 16, 2020
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This Week in Security: SMBv3, AMD and Intel, and Huawei Backdoors

Ready for more speculative execution news? Hope so, because both Intel and AMD are in the news this week. The first story is Load Value Injection, a different approach to reading arbitrary memory. Rather than try to read protected memory, LVI turns that on its head by injecting data into…
bubmag
March 13, 2020
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Chelsea Manning showed ‘moral strength’ by choosing imprisonment over collaboration with US govt – Snowden

Chelsea Manning’s decision to sit in jail rather than cooperate with the US government’s prosecution of WikiLeaks is a testament to her character and unwavering principles, NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden has said. Commenting on Manning’s newly-won freedom, Snowden noted that the former Army analyst-turned-whistleblower had been “cast into a dungeon”…
bubmag
March 13, 2020
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Elusive bipartisan cooperation spotted in House leaders’ daring last-minute rescue of controversial warrantless wiretapping powers

Democrat and Republican House leaders have paused their partisan sniping to do the real work of governing: keeping unpopular surveillance programs, including roving NSA wiretaps and access to metadata, alive indefinitely. With just four days to go before congressional authorization for the controversial provisions expires, a bipartisan contingent has swooped…
bubmag
March 11, 2020
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View: Govt has to revisit its approach on CAA

The Delhi riots, which claimed 53 lives, have now made it imperative for GoI to revisit its political approach on issues, and apprehensions, arising from the passage of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA). A technical, legalistic or policing approach simply won’t suffice. Up until violence broke out in Delhi, the…
bubmag
March 9, 2020
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Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

from the said-and-done dept This week, our first place winner on the insightful side is That One Guy with some thoughts on Attorney General Bill Barr's various comments defending police and painting America as a warzone: The beating will continue until morale improves The funny thing is is that while…
bubmag
March 8, 2020
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OPPO Find X2 specs: Everything you need to know

Today, OPPO took wraps off its Find X2 series. The latest smartphone series from OPPO includes two devices, namely, Find X2 and Find X2 Pro. We’ll be talking about the vanilla variant in this post. Hence, here is OPPO Find X2 specs: Everything you need to know OPPO Find X2…
bubmag
March 6, 2020
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OPPO Find X2 Pro specs: Everything you need to know

Today, OPPO took wraps off its Find X2 series. The latest smartphone series from OPPO includes two devices, namely, Find X2 and Find X2 Pro. We’ll be talking about the Pro variant in this post. Hence, here is OPPO Find X2 Pro specs: Everything you need to know OPPO Find…
bubmag
March 6, 2020