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August 16, 2022

Drought-Stricken States To Get Less From Colorado River

For the second year in a row, Arizona and Nevada will face cuts in the amount of water they can draw from the Colorado River as […]
August 16, 2022

Microsoft Employees Exposed Own Company’s Internal Logins

Multiple people who appear to be employees of Microsoft have exposed sensitive login credentials to the company’s own infrastructure on GitHub, potentially offering attackers a gateway […]
August 16, 2022

Burnout Turned Twitch Streamers’ Dreams of Playing Games Into Nightmares

An anonymous reader quotes a report from NPR: Stephen Flavall makes his living by playing video games to an audience of thousands on Twitch. When he […]
August 16, 2022

Tesla’s Public Superchargers Are Deemed ‘Illegal’ In Germany Due To Technicality

Tesla’s Supercharger stations that are open to non-Tesla electric vehicles are deemed “illegal” in Germany due to the lack of kWh counter on the units. Electrek […]
August 16, 2022

Court Upholds FCC’s Decision To Reallocate Part of 5.9 GHz Band For Unlicensed Use, Including Wi-Fi

The Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit on Friday upheld the FCC’s decision to reallocate part of the 5.9 GHz band for unlicensed use — […]
August 16, 2022

FDA Clears Path For Hearing Aids To Be Sold Over the Counter

An anonymous reader quotes a report from the New York Times: The Food and Drug Administration decided on Tuesday to allow hearing aids to be sold […]
August 16, 2022

Amazon is Raising Seller Fees For the Holidays To Manage Through Surging Inflation

In its latest effort to contend with soaring inflation, Amazon is planning to raise fulfillment fees during the holiday season, passing off some of its increased […]
August 16, 2022

Alibaba, ByteDance Share Details of Prized Algorithms With Beijing for First Time

China’s internet giants from Tencent to ByteDance have shared details of their prized algorithms with Beijing for the first time, an unprecedented move aimed at curbing […]
August 16, 2022

US Approves Nearly All Tech Exports To China, Data Shows

The U.S. has identified intensifying technological competition with China as a top national-security threat. But a Commerce Department-led process that reviews U.S. tech exports to the […]