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September 21, 2022
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Car and Driver

2024 Mercedes-AMG C63 Silences Doubters with a 671-HP Hybrid Wallop

The 2024 Mercedes-AMG C63 S E-Performance swaps the old V-8 for a new plug-in-hybrid setup. The powertrain uses a turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-four and an electric motor to combine for 671 horsepower and 752 pound-feet of torque.

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ZDNet

Windows 11 22H2: How to get Microsoft’s latest OS update and what’s coming next

Microsoft began the rollout of the Windows 11 2022 Update (also known as Windows 11 version 22H2) to mainstream users in more than 190 countries today, Sept. 20. Windows 11 22H2 is Microsoft’s first annual feature update to the first version of Windows 11, …

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Dark Reading

ChromeLoader Malware Evolves into Prevalent, More Dangerous Cyber Threat

Microsoft and VMware are warning that the malware, which first surfaced as a browser-hijacking credential stealer, is now being used to drop ransomware, steal data, and crash systems at enterprises.

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The Washington Post

How to customize your lock screen and 9 other iOS 16 tricks

These big Apple updates always add in new settings and ways to customize your devices. On iPhones, that can mean introducing clutter and confusion, or just challenging creatures of habit who don’t like it when buttons move around (hello). Let us guide you …

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ZDNet

Apple tops the PC satisfaction index again. But Samsung has narrowed the gap

The 2021-2022 ASCI presents consumers’ favorite brands for PCs, home appliances, and televisions. jada-jones. Written by …

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WIRED

Review: Apple Watch Series 8 and Apple Watch SE

It’s an Apple Watch. Crash detection offers peace of mind. Temperature sensing is accurate. WatchOS 9 updates are wonderful. Low Power mode means it stayed alive for almost a whole weekend.

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The Washington Post

Windows 11 is getting its first big update. Here’s what’s inside.

They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks. Thankfully, the same can’t be said for your computer. After launching Windows 11 last fall, Microsoft is polishing it up with the first of many regular “feature updates” the operating system will get …

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

UCSD edges closer to using smartphones to measure your oxygen level

Engineers at UC San Diego and the University of Washington published a proof-of-concept study that showed a smartphone was capable of detecting blood oxygen levels almost on par with the industry standard medical device.

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Fortune

YouTube’s ‘dislike’ button doesn’t stop you from seeing videos you don’t want to see, new research shows

Social media apps constantly feed users content that they’ll supposedly enjoy based on algorithms that mine their past scrolling habits. Clicking a like or dislike button on a post, many people assume, factors into the formula.

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BikeRadar.com

Roval launches lower-priced Rapide CL II wheelset, using CLX-grade rims

However, in order to hit a cheaper price point of $1,750 / £1,500 / €1,800 / AU$2,600 for a complete wheelset, the Rapide CL II uses DT Swiss’ 350 hubs with stainless steel bearings, along with the brand’s Competition Race straight-pull spokes.

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