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What Drives Hobbyist Hackers?

Not all hackers are bad. Some people just love breaking into networks so much they do it for fun, as a pastime. So what's driving these hackers to spend all their time hacking systems and networks if they're not even getting paid at the end of it?

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No More Free Beer? How #MeToo Might Change Co-Working Culture

WeWork has turned off its unlimited beer tap in its New York office, a move that also follows a lawsuit and over alleged sexual assault. But, is the revised beer policy just damage control or a sign that the tech industry might be shaping up and addressing some problematic issues

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What Is Ransomware And How Can You Avoid It?

Ransomware is a big deal in the world of scams. In fact, it even predates the internet itself. We decided to take a look back over the long and storied history of online extortion and show you how to avoid being scammed in the future.

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A Brief History of State-Sponsored Hacking

With cyberwarfare always in the news, Tech.Co takes a look back over the history of cyberwarfare, including the first incident, the big Yahoo hack from 2013 and a joint US-Israeli project you've probably never heard of.

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Apple Loses Trillion Dollar Status

Apple has lost its trillion dollar status after announcing some disappointing financial forecasts for the next quarter. We've taken a look at what that means for the company, why it's happened, and what it can do to put it right.

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Black Friday 2018 Survival Guide: Tech Jargon Explained

Black Friday is a chaotic time of year. The stakes are high – there are bargains to be had on the tech products you've been lusting after all year, but there's also a chance you might panic and pick up a dud. We explain what to look for and how to get it at a great price.

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OnePlus: The Next Big Brand in Phones

With OnePlus' imminent arrival in the US, we explain why it's set to be the next big phone brand on the market, and why you should care about its cut-price, flagship-killing phones, like the newly-released OnePlus 6T.

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Apple Reinvents the Mac Mini

After going four years with an update, Apple finally gives the Mac Mini a much needed face lift and specs boost. It's also seen a considerable price rise, and now sits at a few hundred dollars more than the previous model. So, is now the time to buy a Mac Mini?

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Apple Unveils New MacBook Air

At its October product event, Apple announced a new MacBook Air, as well as iPad Pro and Mac Mini. With the new MacBook Air boasting vastly improved features, including an 8th generation processor and Retina screen, is this now the most compelling laptop in Apple's range?

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OnePlus 6T Launches – What You Need to Know

OnePlus just launched its new OnePlus 6T phone today. It offers a bigger screen, smaller notch, and better battery power than the just six-months-older OnePlus 6. But the real story here is the price. The phone starts at $549, which buys you 128GB of storage space and 6GB of ...

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How and Why Do Tech Leaks Happen?

With not a week able to go by without a leak of the latest tech product, where do they come from? We look and how and why tech leaks happen and investigate whether they ever happen on purpose (as is so often suspected).