Hungary needs cash, so it wants to tax internet traffic

It’s probably a good thing that geek-news/tag/google/” title=”View all articles about Google here”>Google got its geek-news/tag/street-view/” title=”View all articles about Street View here”>Street View surveil of Hungary in when it did, because a new tax being proposed could make internet traffic in the country more expensive. A tax bill draft sent to parliament could impose a 150 forints…

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Castle Creations Talon HV 120A 6V-8V Brushless ESC

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The first entry in the Talon HV Series, Talon HV 120, has the power in all the right places, and the looks to match. No more reaching for an external BEC or messing with extra wiring. At the heart of this geek-news/tag/powerhouse/” title=”View all articles about powerhouse here”>powerhouse sits a 20A peak BEC with selectable 6v or 8v output voltage. With a voltage input range from 3S to 12S LiPo, and a 120A continuous amperage capability, it’s capable of up to 6000W of continuous power for a wide variety of heli and fixed wing applications. It’s sleek aluminum case not only ensures your Talon HV stays cool during high power demand situations, but also looks the part while doing it.

Castle Creations Talon HV 120 Specifications:

  • Input Voltage: 3S Minimum, 12S Maximum
  • Max continuous amperage at full throttle: 120 amps.
  • BEC voltage (voltage regulator for powering radio and servos): User selectable choice of 6 or 8 volt output
  • BEC output: 20 amp peak, 10 amp continuous
  • Dimensions: 51.1mm(W)*96.8mm(L)*20.4mm(H)
  • Weight: 6.56 oz. (186g) with 150mm power wires and no battery connectors
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Windows 10 has new ways to protect you against internet data breaches

There are plenty of online services that use two-factor authentication to reduce the chances of someone hijacking your account after a data breach, but what about the operating system on your geek-news/tag/pc/” title=”View all articles about PC here”>PC or phone? You’ll get that safeguard if you use Windows…

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Poll results: Evolution of Android – which major update changed the face of the platform most significantly?

With Android 5.0 Lollipop ever closer to becoming a mass-market reality (well, as mass-market as these can be, considering manufacturers’ excruciatingly-slow transition towards new major updates), we felt like it was about time we had a look at Android’s past. As we pointed out on Monday, when we published this poll, Google’s platform has undergone a myriad of changes during its years of service, but not all of these were necessarily equal in their contribution. And as the below results plainly show, the near 4,000 participants in the poll agree with that notion.

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