Is “I forget” a valid defense when court orders demand a smartphone password?

Enlarge (credit: Aurich / Thinkstock) On May 30, two suspects accused of extorting the so-called “Queen of Snapchat” as part of a sex-tape scandal are scheduled to appear in a Florida court. But as wild as the premise sounds, primarily the accused need only to answer a simple question on this visit. Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Charles More...

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ASUS ZenBook Pro UX550 is a powerhouse with a 4K touchscreen

It’s been well over two years since ASUS announced its original ZenBook Pro, and while it received a spec bump late last year, it’s about time for the company to revamp its premium desktop replacement More...

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The Morning After: Monday, May 29th 2017

Hey, good morning! Welcome to the new week. Most of you are probably enjoying a three-day weekend, but the show never stops at Engadget. We have a team of reporters settling into Taipei for Asia’s biggest More...

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10 Excel Functions To Make Your Job More Efficient

Excel, is a powerful software, that makes any official work easier. But doing it manually can be time-consuming. Excel was thus incorporated into formulas and functions to make our work easier. What this means is More...

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Silicon-laced diamonds could lead to practical quantum computers

Scientists already believe that diamonds could be a solid foundation for practical quantum computers. You can use atom-scale defects in diamond to store quantum bits that hold contradictory data (say, both More...

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Cutting H-1B Visas Endangers Scientific Progress For Everyone

Opinion: H-1B visas are vital to US scientific advancement. The post Cutting H-1B Visas Endangers Scientific Progress For Everyone appeared first on WIRED. WIRED  More...

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While You Were Offline: Mr. Trump Goes to Europe to Spread Social Awkwardness

The president’s travels abroad are giving the internet a lot to work with lately. The post While You Were Offline: Mr. Trump Goes to Europe to Spread Social Awkwardness appeared first on WIRED. WIRED  More...

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ASUS blew a hole in its newest wireless router

Wireless routers have been, for years, ugly black rectangles that we’ve habitually tried to bury behind our TVs and bookshelves. ASUS is hoping that you’ll think differently about the Blue Cave, More...

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Tomorrow’s Cars Won’t Just Drive Themselves. They’ll Feel Different

What you touch and feel inside the car has once again drawn the attention of the world’s designers. The post Tomorrow’s Cars Won’t Just Drive Themselves. They’ll Feel Different appeared first on WIRED. WIRED  More...

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How to Spring Clean Your Digital Clutter to Protect Yourself

You don’t have to get your hands dirty to do the most important spring cleaning of the year. The post How to Spring Clean Your Digital Clutter to Protect Yourself appeared first on WIRED. WIRED  More...

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