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Apple HomePod Release Delayed Until 2018

Apple HomePod Release Delayed Until 2018

Apple hasn't been shy about talking up HomePod's audiophile credentials, squeezing six tweeters and a long-throw woofer - each powered by its own, custom amplifier - into the squat cylindrical design...

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Destiny 2 Curse of Osiris DLC reveal: Raid Lair, story info

Destiny 2 Curse of Osiris DLC reveal: Raid Lair, story info

It's set to take place in a new location within Mercury - the Infinite Forest - and contains a new social space known as the Lighthouse. Topside, players will be able to explore Mercury's Plains of Gl...

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Google Pixel 2 Finally Putting Screen Issue To Rest

Google Pixel 2 Finally Putting Screen Issue To Rest

This particular problem has caused discoloration and even a blue tint on the Pixel 2's display and consumers are not happy for it. Previously, the company released a batch of "pure" Pixel 2 XL wit...

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Facebook wants your nudes to prevent revenge porn

Facebook wants your nudes to prevent revenge porn

Facebook is partnering with a small Australian Government agency to prevent sexual or intimate images being shared without the subject's consent. Facebook has finally found a way to protect user...

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Oreo beta program for Samsung Galaxy S8 officially kicks off

Oreo beta program for Samsung Galaxy S8 officially kicks off

Samsung Experience 9 .0 is based on Android Oreo and will be the version it releases with its next Galaxy flagship, which presumably will be called the Galaxy S9. The first phase of the update shoul...

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76ers guard Markelle Fultz out indefinitely

76ers guard Markelle Fultz out indefinitely

Fultz will be re-evaluated by Dr. Kleber in three weeks, making his earliest possible return date November 20 against the Utah Jazz . The visit further confirmed that there is no structural impairme...

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Microsoft Officially Kills Xbox's Kinect, Stops Manufacturing It

Microsoft Officially Kills Xbox's Kinect, Stops Manufacturing It

In one particular case, it was revealed that the Kinect was involved in a GCHQ spying protocol that involved filtering through lots of sexually explicit imagery. More so when you consider than n...

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Dragon Ball FighterZ Gets a Release Date, Collector's Edition, and Season Pass

Pre-orders are live now across PS4, Xbox One and PC ahead of the game's release on January 26th. Japan will follow on Feburary 1. Bandai Namco has confirmed the Dragon Ball FighterZ release date...

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Should the Polestar 1 hybrid coupe have a drop-top twin?

Should the Polestar 1 hybrid coupe have a drop-top twin?

Volvo in July announced that every vehicle it launches from 2019 will have an electric motor . Polestar 1 is a two-door, 2+2 seat Grand Tourer Coupé with an "Electric Performance Hybrid" drivetrain....

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Microsoft Pushes Major Xbox One Update with a Quicker Dashboard

Microsoft Pushes Major Xbox One Update with a Quicker Dashboard

Completing one gameplay and then continuing the next adventure on your mobile is truly a great addition to it. The Multiplayer tab of the Guide will also house the game invites that players rece...

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School named after Jefferson Davis to be renamed after Barack Obama

School named after Jefferson Davis to be renamed after Barack Obama

Which explains why a school in MS, which bears the name of the Confederate leader who was later arrested for treason, would be anxious to revamp its moniker. The school will now be called the Barack O...

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Harvest Moon 2017: What Is It? When Is It?

Harvest Moon 2017: What Is It? When Is It?

The reason that it is called a Harvest Moon has to do with farming. Beyond that, there's not much that differentiates harvest moons from regular moons - beyond the time of year. While the Harvest Mo...

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Walmart accidentally leaks 2 Google surprises a day early

This smaller version of Google Home is priced at $49 and has all the features that the standard Home features. Now we can see both the front and the back side of the device. Also, these new phones c...

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The First Month Of Destiny 2 Activities Have Been Revealed

The First Month Of Destiny 2 Activities Have Been Revealed

It seems that Destiny 2 shaders are an incentive for players to play more of the game. There are microtransactions in the game and Destiny 2 shaders are also tied to them as numerous pre...

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Apple Watch Series 3 brings Apple Music streaming to the wrist

Apple Watch Series 3 brings Apple Music streaming to the wrist

The new Apple Watch Series 3 comes in two styles: One with a cellular connection and one without. In terms of colours, it will be available in gold, silver, space grey, and ceramic grey. The Watch ...

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THAAD launchers set for deployment amid protests

THAAD launchers set for deployment amid protests

They have raised worries over rumored health hazards linked to the system's powerful radar and the possibility that the town will become a target of North Korean attacks. Washington rejects the propos...

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Latest update of Microsoft Windows 10 to be released Oct.2017

Latest update of Microsoft Windows 10 to be released Oct.2017

Now with the Fall Creators Update , it is adding View 3D to allow users to view mixed reality creations on their screen, provided they have a camera. "By combining our physical and digital worlds, ...

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Indian Scientist Tracks Down 15 Repeating FRBs Coming From Distant Dwarf Galaxy

Indian Scientist Tracks Down 15 Repeating FRBs Coming From Distant Dwarf Galaxy

Breakthrough Listen is a global astronomical initiative launched in 2015 by Internet investor and philanthropist Yuri Milner and cosmologist Stephen Hawking in search for evidence of technological ...

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SC parents name newborn daughter in honor of total solar eclipse

SC parents name newborn daughter in honor of total solar eclipse

A baby was born Monday in SC was named after the Great American Eclipse. Paul and Freedom initially chose the name Violet for her, according to WSOC. Eclipse joins big sister Grayson, 2. The last ...

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Richard Perez compares Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz's chances against Floyd Mayweather

Richard Perez compares Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz's chances against Floyd Mayweather

Vue Cinema in Liffey Valley has announced that they're gonna be hosting the ULTIMATE movie night on the 26th August, showing the Mcgregor Vs. Mayweather fight on two of their big screens. "They to...

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Not seeing many meteors during Perseid shower? Blame the moon

Not seeing many meteors during Perseid shower? Blame the moon

Earth passes through the path of Comet Swift-Tuttle from 17 July to 24 August with the shower's peak - when Earth passes through the densest, dustiest area - occurring on 12 August. The darker the sky...

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HTC & Qualcomm Collaborate on Stand-Alone VR Headset

HTC & Qualcomm Collaborate on Stand-Alone VR Headset

HTC's Vive is still one of the best virtual reality setups out there today, yet one of the most inconvenient parts about it is that it's not cheap . That, coupled with HTC and Qualcomm's VR so...

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Hamilton County schools to close for total solar eclipse

Hamilton County schools to close for total solar eclipse

The last time the United States saw a solar eclipse at all was 1979 (some of you remember that). "After this experiment flies, we will have about 10 times more samples to analyze than all previo...

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SeaWorld's last baby killer whale to be born in captivity has died

SeaWorld's last baby killer whale to be born in captivity has died

The cause of death is considered to be a pneumonia-like infection, which is common in both whales and dolphins - either wild or the ones kept in captivity. "Forty orcas have now died on SeaWorld's ...

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Thrones' cast talk love as new trailer drops

Game of Thrones had its season seven debut this past Sunday, but there are still six episodes to go. She finds it awkward but, doesn't deny there's some "potential secret enjoyment" in it. As for t...

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Doom update 6.66 retires its season pass, all multiplayer DLC now free

Doom update 6.66 retires its season pass, all multiplayer DLC now free

New Rune System - The all-new Runes replace the Hack Module system. They delivered nine maps, three more guns and three playable demons, plus armor customizations and special abilities. This will sim...

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Google Home adds support for streaming uploaded/purchased songs from Play Music

Google Home adds support for streaming uploaded/purchased songs from Play Music

On that note, it does appear that New Release Radio is available from the Google Play Music web player, but it doesn't look like the feature is available in the Play Music app just yet. Google a...

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FBI Makes Arrest in Bixby Air Force Recruiting Station Explosion

FBI Makes Arrest in Bixby Air Force Recruiting Station Explosion

Mandy Vavrinak, a spokeswoman for the Bixby police, said the explosion occurred in a largely commercial and retail area near the border of Tulsa and Bixby, which she described as an "affluent suburban...

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Murray withdraws from Wimbledon warm-up

Murray withdraws from Wimbledon warm-up

World No 1 Murray cancelled a second exhibition game at London's Hurlingham Club after being warned by his medical team to rest his sore hip . Andy Murray's preparations for the defence of his ...

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Microsoft patches Windows XP due to 'heightened risk' of nation-state activity

Microsoft patches Windows XP due to 'heightened risk' of nation-state activity

We have taken action to provide additional critical security updates to address vulnerabilities that are at heightened risk of exploitation due to past nation-state activity and disclosures. SMB is ...

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued for all of NH until 8 pm Monday

Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued for all of NH until 8 pm Monday

Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning. There's a 30 percent chance of damaging winds, the center said. The mechanism here is localized, wet microbursts. W...

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Two tropical storms developing?

Satellite data and surface observations indicated that a broad low-pressure area had formed over the Gulf of Honduras, and the associated precipitation activity was showing signs of organization. Trop...

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New smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off conference

New smart speaker expected as Apple kicks off conference

Speaking at the WWDC conference, Apple's marketing SVP Phil Schiller boldly said, "This is a chance to reinvent music ". Apple's positioning for HomePod is that it will sit between the qual...

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Apple Finally Unveiled its Amazon Echo Rival

Apple's new speaker is called HomePod (not to be confused with the third-party HomePod "wireless stereo" in-home streaming device a third-party company tried selling back in 2004), and will ship in ...

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AMD releases 'Radeon Pro 500' Series graphics for iMac

The 21.5-inch iMac will start at $1,100 and the 4K 21.5-inch model will be available at $1,300. SSD storage options are now up to 50% faster. Depending on the model you buy, the graphics card could ra...

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