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Huawei's AT&T deal may have failed due to political pressure

Huawei's AT&T deal may have failed due to political pressure

A deal with AT&T would've helped Huawei get its phones in front of many new consumers. Huawei's latest flagship bet, the Android-powered Huawei Mate 10 Pro , had been heavily advertised at the CE...

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Honor View 10, Honor 7X US-bound for under $500 and $200

Honor View 10, Honor 7X US-bound for under $500 and $200

Honor, Huawei's youth-focused smartphone brand, is bringing the artificial intelligence powers of the Honor View 10 to the U.S. The smartphone not only belong to Honor's quad camera lineage but ...

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Apple Releases iOS 11.2.2 To Deal With Spectre Vulnerability

For those technically minded, you can review the details of the security flaw that effects nearly all modern processors, over at Google's Project Zero blog. Apple will release an update for Safari o...

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HTC reveals the Vive Pro upgrade and wireless adaptor

HTC reveals the Vive Pro upgrade and wireless adaptor

Another improvement over the OG Vive is the integration of a dual front facing camera, dual microphones and headphones with a built-on amplifier. The new Vive Pro supports resolutions up to 2880 x...

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Arsene Wenger gets three match ban, fined £40000

Arsene Wenger gets three match ban, fined £40000

Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger has received a three-match touchline ban and been fined £40,000 for his behaviour in the referee's changing room after Sunday's game against West Brom. The laws of the...

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A unique phenomenon that humans will be able to observe

A unique phenomenon that humans will be able to observe "blood moon"

A passenger plane passes in front of the wolf moon as it approaches Heathrow Airport in London on January 1. The moon will wane and wax to a blue moon on January 31, called "blue" because it is the ...

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Nokia 6 (2018) tested in GeekBench

Nokia 6 (2018) tested in GeekBench

The phone has received upgrades in the processor and RAM department, while the rest of its specs are more or less similar to its predecessor. The Nokia 6 (2018) will only become available with 4GB o...

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Nintendo Envision Over 20 Million Switch Sales in FY 2018

Nintendo Envision Over 20 Million Switch Sales in FY 2018

These were all placeholder listings, which were run without game names or release dates, but what they mean is clear: Nintendo is planning a bunch of releases for the Switch in 2018 . This is follo...

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Pakistan Govt Request to Facebook for Restricting Content Rise Sharply

Pakistan Govt Request to Facebook for Restricting Content Rise Sharply

The governments of these countries had more than 50 percent of their requests granted. In the second half of 2016, by contrast, the company only restricted content about 7,000 times - meaning takedo...

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NASA to reveal major breakthroughs from its alien-hunting programme

NASA to reveal major breakthroughs from its alien-hunting programme

The Friday release said the Kepler mission, NASA's most prolific exoplanet finder in history, hit a major breakthrough with the help of artificial intelligence (AI). This has confirmed the exist...

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Why Is Amazon Playing Nice With Apple But Not With YouTube?

Why Is Amazon Playing Nice With Apple But Not With YouTube?

Yesterday , Apple sent out a press release announcing that the drought was over: Amazon Prime Video would now roll out on Apple TV. Amazon did not immediately respond to a request for a commen...

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Students shot near Graham-Kapowsin High School

Students shot near Graham-Kapowsin High School

A statement from the Bethel School District said Graham-Kapowsin High School will have extra security on hand Wednesday, as well as additional counselors. Deputies who responded to the scene checked t...

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First (and last) supermoon of 2017 is coming

First (and last) supermoon of 2017 is coming

At that point the moon will be 222,135 miles away from Earth - almost 16,000 miles closer than it usually is during the year, Space.com reported. But that doesn't mean this weekend's supermoon won't b...

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MY BIZ: Trai is backing Net Neutrality all the way

MY BIZ: Trai is backing Net Neutrality all the way

Once India's telecom department accepts these recommendations, internet service providers will no longer be allowed to carve up India's internet into slow and fast lanes, throttle speeds, or discrimin...

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There's now a free version of Microsoft Office just for Chromebooks

Although there's been no official announcement, research by Chrome Unboxed suggests the wait is now over for Chromebook users wanting to use Office. This is for most Google Chromebooks released ...

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PUBG Won't Be Banned In China

PUBG Won't Be Banned In China

China has chose to allow a violent multiplayer shoot-em-up game that's become the world's top-selling title into the country, but only after messages were added to reflect the country's socialist id...

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Apple acquires mixed reality headset maker Vrvana for $30M

Apple acquires mixed reality headset maker Vrvana for $30M

Now the company may have gotten a bit of a jump start by buying a mixed reality headset startup. Cancelled in the final week, Vrvana didn't disappear, instead it has been quietly working away on a mix...

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Google has Been Tracking Android Device Location Even With Location Services Disabled

Google has Been Tracking Android Device Location Even With Location Services Disabled

Google said it discarded all of the cell tower data and didn't proceed with the plan like they originally wanted to. Quartz just released a report from an investigation into Android devices send...

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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

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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