Looking for a startup disk? This is why you should go for an SSD, not an HDD

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New findings from cloud storage and backup company back blaze has shed light on the long-term reliability of SSDs versus HDDswhen implemented as boot disks. The second edition of the Backblaze Drive statistics report (opens in new tab)based on the storage hardware deployed in the company’s data centers, shows that the annual failure rate (AFR) …

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ASUS wants you to use its new ExpertBook business laptop everywhere

ASUS Expertbook B3 Detachable

ASUS is expanding its Expert line of business laptops by adding a new member: the mid-tier ExpertBook B3 Detachable, a computer the company envisions will be used in a variety of industries. According to ASUS (opens in new tab), the B3 can be used in remote work environments, “in the classroom, on the production line” …

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Steam accounts are being stolen by this cunning phishing attack

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According to a new report from Group-IB, Steam users are being targeted by cybercriminals who want to steal accounts. The experts discovered a group of hackers who used an elusive phishing kit to try and trick gamers into giving away their Steam credentials, and once they do, the crooks will try to sell their accounts …

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MSI Pulse GL66 (2022) Review

MSI Pulse GL66 (2022) Review

MSI Pulse GL66 (2022): One minute review The MSI Pulse GL66 (2022) is a nice gaming laptop that lets you play the latest games, stream movies and get your work done. Whether you want to test your patience with Elden Ring or get freaky in CyberPunk 2077, the MSI Pulse GL66 will do the job …

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Steam Deck prototype photos spark debate over what could have been

Steam Deck Prototypes

The Steam Deck changed quite a bit in the process of development and refinement, as some freshly aired photos of prototypes make clear enough. If PC Mag (opens in new tab) According to the reports, Valve developer Pierre Loup Griffais posted photos of older prototype models of the Steam Deck – which were being rolled …

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Discord is finally available to all Xbox Series X players

Xbox Series X Discord Voice

All Xbox Series X|S players now have access to Discord Voice, which was originally available exclusively to those who participated in the Xbox Insider program. Discord Voice offers a new way to chat with your friends on your Xbox Series X|S console. As described in the official Xbox Wire post (opens in new tab)you can …

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This simple Microsoft Teams update can save you a lot of hassle

Microsoft Teams can help you learn new languages ​​without any effort

A new update to Microsoft Teams tries to fix the problem of recognizing unread messages. The video conferencing platform has announced a new feature that allows users to choose when to view only unread messages in their activity feed. When enabled, the new addition, titled “Unread Toggle”, means that users are only allowed to see …

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Oracle pushes some of its most popular database tools to AWS

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Oracle’s cloud-based database service MySQL HeatWave is now available to host on Amazon Web Services (AWS), the company has confirmed. Launched in December 2020, HeatWave is designed to enable customers to perform analytics on data stored in MySQL databases, without the need for ETL (Extract, Transform, Load). While Oracle’s database service will be hosted on …

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