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New 'Made in China' chip on the way as country boosts indigenous tech

The number of powerful chips coming out of China keeps growing as a war of words on semiconductors with the U.S. escalates.A joint venture between Qualcomm and China’s Guizhou province, called Huaxintong Semiconductor Technology, has started the development of a new server chip based on ARM technology.The joint venture is “now busy developing a customized […]

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Facebook tries to revamp password recovery by supplanting email

Forgot your password? Well, Facebook wants to help you recover your internet account.The company is releasing an open source protocol that will let third-party sites recover user accounts through Facebook.Typically, when people forget their password to a site, they’re forced to answer a security question or send a password reset request to their email. But these […]

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Dropbox's new collaboration and smart file-syncing features promise to boost your productivity

Dropbox kicked off its 2017 product launches with a pair of major announcements Monday aimed at improving users’ productivity at work. The cloud storage company announced the general availability of its Paper document collaboration service, along with the closed beta of a Smart Sync feature that gives users easy access to every file shared with […]