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Discussions about the role of social networks in the wake of the deadly mass shootings in Buffalo, New York, and Uvalde, Texas, look set to rekindle arguments about end-to-end encryption of private messages. Politicians weighed in after it was discovered that both Buffalo and Uvalde alleged killers used social media apps to discuss their plans with online groups … more… The post Buffalo and Uvalde shootings set to rekindle arguments about end-to-end encryption appeared first on 9to5Mac.

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The Galaxy A42 5G has received a few firmware updates this year, and its journey continues. Samsung is now updating the Galaxy A42 5G with a new firmware update containing the May 2022 security patch. The new update identified by firmware version A426BXXU3DVE2 is presently rolling out in Taiwan, but other markets should soon follow. The Galaxy A42 5G hasn’t received an update in a couple of months, and when Android 12 came in March, it contained that month’s security patch. The May 2022 security patch began rolling out about a month ago. According to Samsung’s changelog, the patch fixes…

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In late 2020, we found out Carl Pei was leaving OnePlus, the company he co-founded several years earlier. Eventually, Pei announced his new company: Nothing. The firm with the funny name quickly released a well-received set of true-wireless earbuds called Nothing Ear 1. Now, in 2022, the company is poised to launch its second hardware product: the Nothing Phone 1. Here’s everything we know so far about the Nothing Phone 1. If you scroll down a bit, you’ll find a few things we hope to see when the phone finally lands.

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With the release of the upcoming Galaxy Z Fold 4 later this year, Samsung may address one of the biggest issues enveloping its book-like foldable form factor since its conception a few years ago. Namely, the Galaxy Z Fold 4 could have a slightly wider aspect ratio to benefit usability for both the cover screen and the foldable display. This alleged change to the Galaxy Z Fold 4 aspect ratio is reflected in a few photos that made it onto Twitter recently. The photos supposedly depict a (third-party?) clear case for the Galaxy Z Fold 4. And indeed, the aspect…

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The post-pandemic global economic recovery has been slower than expected. That has required companies to trim their expectations as inflationary pressures force customers to be more cautious with their money. The ongoing situation between Russia and Ukraine isn’t helping matters, either. Samsung isn’t immune to these dynamics as well. The company is having to adapt to these challenges as it seeks growth in the smartphone market. A new report out of South Korea suggests that Samsung has decided to cut its phone production by 30 million units this year. Global economic situation forces Samsung to make the cut Other companies…

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Samsung recently confirmed that it’s going to build a new chipmaking plant in Taylor, Texas. The cost of this project is a whopping $17 billion. It also happens to be the largest foreign direct investment in the state of Texas. Construction on the project is expected to begin this year. A lot of the preliminary work has already been done. A new report out of South Korea highlights the possibility that the groundbreaking ceremony for this plant may be held next month. Factory expected to be operational by 2024 Samsung already has chipmaking facilities in Austin, Texas. The company has…

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Apple TV+ offers exclusive Apple original TV shows and movies in 4K HDR quality. You can watch across all of your screens and pick up where you left off on any device. Apple TV+ costs $4.99 per month. Here’s every Apple original television show and movie available now on Apple TV+, as well as the latest trailers … more… The post Apple TV+ Guide: Every Apple TV show and movie available now appeared first on 9to5Mac.

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