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Tech Bytes: Netflix Subscriber Increase, Samsung Connect Tag

October 17, 2017 06:07 AM

Security experts have discovered a major vulnerability in virtually all Wi- Fi connections. It could put every device on the planet at risk of being hacked. The good news is that any hacker would need to be physically inside the range of the Wi- Fi signal.

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Cash is streaming into Netflix at record levels. The service added more than five million subscribers in the third quarter. It now has more than 109-million worldwide. The extra users will help finance Netflix' plans to pay as much as eight billion dollars for content next year.

Samsung has come up with a new way to help you keep track of all that's near and dear to you. The Samsung Connect Tag is a tiny mobile device that will beam you the location of your keys, your pets and even your kids. It can be clipped to things like your dog's collar, or your child's backpack. It works with GPS and Wi-Fi.


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