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Minimum and recommended PC requirements revealed by Cyberpunk 2077

Minimum and recommended PC requirements revealed by Cyberpunk 2077

The hype for Cyberpunk 2077 continues to build up as the November 19th 2020 launch date for the game draws closer. New information for the game is being revealed slowly to the waiting players. The minimum and recommended PC requirements for the games have been revealed. While people thought that the game would require high end hardware for the game to work, the requirements revealed are modest.

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German officials probe ransomware attack causing death of patient in tansit

German officials probe ransomware attack causing death of patient in tansit

German officials are probing death of a woman owing to a attempted ransomware attack on a UKD hospital that disrupted its IT systems and enforced the closure of its accident & emergency department. The unnamed patient died in transit to a nearby facility in Wuppertal. The fatal incident is a first ransomware attack to result in a death and took place on 10 September affecting 30 servers at UKD.

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Tesla wins case against former employee accused of hacking, transferring data

Tesla wins case against former employee accused of hacking, transferring data

The lawsuit was against a man called Martin Tripp who claimed in 2018 that he had admitted to hacking into the operating system of the company and tipping it off to third parties. The court of Nevada declined Tripp’s motion for leave as it was seen as unnecessary. Martin Tripp formerly worked at the Tesla Gigafactory in Nevada.

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Apple helps in tracking protester accused of firebombing police cars

Apple helps in tracking protester accused of firebombing police cars

Apple helped the FBI in the search for a Black Lives Matter protester who is accused of firebombing police cars. A media report said the tech giant handed over user data to the FBI that led to the arrest of the suspect, Kelly Jackson. Apple helped the FBI by turning over Jackson’s iPhone photos stored on iCloud. Jackson faces charges of setting two police cars on fire during a protest in Seattle.

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Stalkerware apps deleted from Android store by Google

Stalkerware apps deleted from Android store by Google

Stalkerware apps can no longer be used to stalk non-consenting adults in the Google Play store after the apps were banned by Google in an update to its Android Developer Program Policy. Stalkerware can still be used in order to keep track of one’s kids but cannot be used on adults. An adult cannot be tracked without permission, unless a persistent notification is sent to the user.

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Oracle bid chosen over Microsoft by TikTok owner

Oracle bid chosen over Microsoft by TikTok owner

A source familiar with the TikTok deal but not authorized to speak publicly about it has claimed that the Oracle deal has been chosen over the Microsoft deal by the owners of TikTok. The deal will help the app keep running its operations in the United States. According to an announcement on Sunday, Microsoft’s bid to acquire TikTok’s US operations was rejected.

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Apple launching its online store in India on September 23

Apple launching its online store in India on September 23

Apple is opening its online store in India on September 23. This comes a year after the government relaxed rules that limited the company’s business there. Although Apple opened an iPhone plant in Karnataka in 2017, it failed to expand its retail plans as laws mandated foreign companies to make 30% of their products locally. So, Apple was forced to sell its products through third-party stores.

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Speaker can be highlighted in a call with Microsoft Teams Spotlight

Speaker can be highlighted in a call with Microsoft Teams Spotlight

A Spotlight feature is being rolled out by Microsoft to Microsoft Teams. With this feature, the view within a call can be locked to a specific person for everyone. The feature will be fully available by late September and will start rolling out today. When a person has been spotlighted, a small icon will be visible next to the name of the person.

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