An embattled group of leakers picks up the WikiLeaks mantle

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For the past year, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has sat in a London jail awaiting extradition to the US. This week, the US Justice Department piled on yet more hacking conspiracy allegations against him, all related to his decade-plus at the helm of an organization that exposed reams of government and corporate secrets to the public. But in Assange’s absence, another group has picked up where WikiLeaks left off—and is also picking new fights.

For roughly the past year and a half, a small group of activists known as Distributed Denial of Secrets, or DDoSecrets, has quietly but

ZTE Axon 11 5G hands-on: More than just affordable 5G?

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The ZTE Axon 11 5G is the successor to 2019’s ZTE Axon 10 Pro, but it’s not a case of out and out hardware improvements across the board. Instead, the Axon 11 strives to introduce 5G to the Axon series without the usual premium-tier price tag. But does the handset have anything else to offer to entice the increasingly discerning mid-range crowd.

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About this ZTE Axon 11 hands-on: This hands-on was written after spending just under a week using the Chinese version of the ZTE Axon 11, which required manually

Apple AirPods Pro review: Third time really is the charm

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Apple finally cotows to consumers’ demands with the Apple AirPods Pro which now have premium features like noise canceling and an IPX4 water-resistant build. We’re quick to recommend these true wireless earbuds to any iPhone user, and the only thing likely to hold you back from getting a pair is the price.

This Apple AirPods Pro review was written by the audio experts at our sister site, SoundGuys. For a more detailed look, check out SoundGuys’ in-depth Apple AirPods Pro review.

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Editor’s note: this Apple AirPods Pro review was updated on June 24, 2020, to address

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