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Apple flaw allows MacOS High Sierra logins without passwords

Without explaining what the actual bug is (we don't want to make it any easier for potential hackers than this already is, and you can find it on Twitter pretty easily), someone can login to a Mac by typing a word in the login field, leaving the password field blank, and attempting to log in several times.

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Fortnite Battle Royale: Epic Games Sues 14-Year Old Due to Cheating

Epic Games vowed to crack down on Fortnite cheaters and even banned thousands for cheating in its Battle Royale mode, but the company's decision to go after two of these alleged cheaters appears to have gotten it some unwanted attention.

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Apple Now Offers Support Via YouTube

The iPhone X support brings resolution optimization for the larger screen display of 5.8-inch, and in iPads, it delivers drag-and-drop support in multitasking. The fault can be from any end like from the code of the app or can be from the new update of iOS 11 . YouTube addressed users' complaints on Twitter earlier this month, promising a fix was on the way.

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Apple iPhone X unlocked again via Face ID using a mask

At the iPhone X launch event, Apple admitted its facial recognition tech could be tricked by an "evil twin", but assured people it had worked with Hollywood studios to prevent masks being used as hacking tools. As soon as the iPhone X became available for sale, they immediately conducted experiments based on previous analysis to confirm the "foreseeable" weakness, and just as predicted, Face ID was defeated by the mask.

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Sony Xperia X Performance now receiving Android Oreo update

Vice President of Product Management at HTC , Mo Versi, took to Twitter on Saturday to announce that the Android Oreo update for the HTC U11 will be available today starting with the unlocked version. Sony has provided the Android Oreo update with a build version 41.3.A.0.401, as reported by XperiaBlog.net. The HTC U11 Life came with an Android 8.0 version out of the box for all global markets besides the United States market.

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Best Amazon Cyber Monday deals for 2017

Preliminary data tracking shoppers' visits to physical stores on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday shows a year-over-year decline of 1.6 percent, according to retail research firm ShopperTrak. Last year, $658 billion was spent on holiday shopping, the National Retail Federation said, noting that online sales accounted for $123 billion of that total - and the share of online sales this year is expected to increase.