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  • RobbinHood ransomware tricks Windows into deleting defences. By subverting kernel memory settings in Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10, the RobbinHood ransomware can now delete cyber security defences from target systems http://bit.ly/2UBATaC
  • ‘Enormous’ growth prospects for 5G in enterprises as newly formed research body predicts global 5G enterprise mobile subscriptions will rise from 500,000 to 175 million by 2024. http://bit.ly/378T61T
  • Microsoft releases Edge browser version 80 to general public:Three weeks after releasing the first version of its new open-source-based Edge browser, Microsoft is back with a new release. https://zd.net/2OGnc6F
  • A weird bug of unknown origins has been hitting Windows 7 computers this week, according to multiple reports online. Windows 7 users have been reporting that they are receiving a popup message that reads “You don’t have permission to shut down this computer” every time they attempt to shut down or reboot their systems. https://zd.net/2Hccf8N
  • Apple fined $27.4 million in France for slowing down older iPhones without warning https://zd.net/38ikEU0
  • The tech sector is currently feeling the impact of the coronavirus, with companies closing offices, stores, and factories in China as well as restricting employees from nonessential travels to the country. http://bit.ly/2SdZKQs
  • Xiaomi announces launch of Mi 10 series smartphones on February 23. The new Mi 10 will look very different from its predecessor Mi 9 which was launched last year. The report further added that Mi 10 could sport four rear camera sensors. http://bit.ly/2SgKLVX