We made clear our intentions to work with the appropriate officials to devise a solution to benefit our users, creators, partners, employees, and the broader community in the United States. There has been, and continues to be, no due process or adherence to the law. The text of the decision makes it plain that there has been a reliance on unnamed “reports” with no citations, fears that the app “may be” used for misinformation campaigns with no substantiation of such fears, and concerns about the collection of data that is industry standard for thousands of mobile apps around the world. We have made clear that TikTok has never shared user data with the Chinese government, nor censored content at its request. In fact, we make our moderation guidelines and algorithm source code available in our Transparency Center, which is a level of accountability no peer company has committed to. We even expressed our willingness to pursue a full sale of the US business to an … [Read more...] about Trump signs executive order that could ban TikTok, WeChat in 45 days
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Get rid of unused programs and apps As a general rule, a clean machine is a fast machine, and so there’s no good reason to keep any programs and apps you don’t use. For optimal performance, delete any trial or limited-edition software, along with anything else you’re never going to use. This is the only way to ensure unneeded applications aren’t running processes in the background that take up processor time. To uninstall programs, search Cortana for Control Panel, then choose Programs > Program Features to get to the uninstall tools. Then just click on the program you want to uninstall and choose the Uninstall option. … [Read more...] about How to speed up Windows
Inside is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G processor with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage space, along with a 3,140mAh battery that Google promises will last a full day. Made from polycarbonate, the lightweight, 143-gram Pixel 4a has a fingerprint scanner on the back, a colorful power button on the side, and even a headphone jack on the top. … [Read more...] about You can buy a Pixel 4a now, but Google’s already teasing the Pixel 5
Specs Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Size 161.6 x 75.2 x 8.3 mm (6.36 x 2.96 x 0.32 inches) 151 x 71.8 x 7.9 mm (5.94 x 2.83 x 0.31 inches) Weight 192 grams (6.77 ounces) 168 grams (5.93 ounces) Screen size 6.7-inch AMOLED 6.3-inch AMOLED Screen resolution FHD+, 20:9 ratio 2,280 x 1,080 pixels (401 pixels per inch), 19:9 ratio Operating system Android 10; One UI Android 10; One UI Storage 256GB 256GB MicroSD card slot No No Tap-to-pay services Google Pay, Samsung Pay Google Pay, Samsung Pay Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 RAM 8GB 8GB Camera Triple lens 12-megapixel wide, 12MP ultra-wide, and 64MP telephoto rear, 10MP front Triple lens 12-megapixel wide, 16MP ultra-wide, and 12MP telephoto rear, 10MP front Video 4K at 60 fps, 1080p at 960 fps, 720p at 7680 fps, HDR 4K at 60 fps, 1080p at 240 fps, 720p at 960 fps, HDR Bluetooth version 5.0 5.0 Ports USB-C USB-C Fingerprint sensor Yes, in-display Yes, … [Read more...] about Samsung Galaxy Note 20 vs. Galaxy Note 10: A noteworthy upgrade?