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Chipmaker Broadcom bids $130bn for rival Qualcomm

Broadcom has reportedly made an unsolicited offer to buy Qualcomm in a deal valued at $130 billion, which, if it succeeds, would be the largest acquisition in tech history. Broadcom already provid...

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Sprint and T-Mobile Call Off Merger Talks

Sprint and T-Mobile Call Off Merger Talks

One source stated that Claure was told neither Deutsche Telekom nor T-Mobile wants to lose the merger deal, and as a result Sprint's board held its own meeting yesterday. Reports suggest that a maj...

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What Gamers Can Expect from the Future of the World of Warcraft

What Gamers Can Expect from the Future of the World of Warcraft

From what I know of the new expansion is that Blizzard will be allowing for Horde players to travel to three zones set in the island of Kul Tiras . Wanting to start the weekend off with a bang, Bli...

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Broadcom considering bid to acquire San Diego's Qualcomm

Broadcom considering bid to acquire San Diego's Qualcomm

Shares are down almost 16% this year due to legal battles with Apple and the loss of royalties from Apple and an unnamed second licensee. According to Bloomberg , Broadcom is now in talks with advi...

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Everything that happened at Sony's Paris Games Week conference

Everything that happened at Sony's Paris Games Week conference

As part of its quarterly earnings report this week, Sony revealed that sales of its PlayStation 4 consoles have continued growing year-over-year. The big game that was announced was " Ghost of Tsu...

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The iPhone 8 is having a rough time in China

Beyond Apple - which is so often the focus when studying smartphone sales in China , given its importance to the company - it is clear that a few brands now dominate the Chinese smartphone market. Th...

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Amazon Key is getting destroyed on social media

Amazon Key is getting destroyed on social media

After the courier has dropped off their package, the door is then relocked with another swipe. The entire system will work off whatever the e-commerce giant learned from building the Alexa device ec...

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BJP irks critics for demanding cuts in Tamil movie 'Mersal'

BJP irks critics for demanding cuts in Tamil movie 'Mersal'

Vadivelu tells them that "These days nobody has money in their hand, it is all digital money and everyone is waiting in the queue". The BJP state unit also objected to a comic in the movie mocking q...

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DOJ certifies New Orleans in full compliance with Federal immigration law

DOJ certifies New Orleans in full compliance with Federal immigration law

New Orleans , New York and Philadelphia join Chicago and Cook County in remaining out of compliance, the Justice Department said. But as the administration's attempts to withhold broader swathes of fe...

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Get lost mom and dad! Amazon lets teens shop on their own

Get lost mom and dad! Amazon lets teens shop on their own

Amazon.com, Inc. ( NASDAQ:AMZN ) already offers a steep discount for its Prime service for college students, but the e-commerce giant just made its trademark free shipping and video streaming service ...

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Sheryl Sandberg Says Facebook Supports Revealing Russia-Linked Ads

Sheryl Sandberg Says Facebook Supports Revealing Russia-Linked Ads

Sandberg is meeting with elected officials in Washington this week ahead of a House hearing at which executives from Facebook, Twitter and Google are expected to testify. But Sandberg acknowledged the...

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Next Years iPad Pro To Come With Face ID

Apple's iPhone X just might be the biggest smartphone launch of 2017. In a note obtained by MacRumors , Kuo relays that the vaunted iPhone "supercycle" won't happen in 2017 as it will take Apple s...

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BlackBerry Motion features full touchscreen, Android OS

BlackBerry Motion features full touchscreen, Android OS

One is the massive 4,000 mAh battery that, given its specs, will surely last most users more than a day. There's also a Convenience Key that works more than a shortcut key because it allows users to...

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Election Officials: Russian Hackers Probed Oklahoma System

Election Officials: Russian Hackers Probed Oklahoma System

Dean says both DHS and state cyber security experts say the attempt by Russian actors was a common form of surveillance scan looking for vulnerabilities in the state computer network. Federal investig...

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Equifax says 100000 Canadians' data hacked

Equifax says 100000 Canadians' data hacked

Webb is being replaced by Mark Rohrwasser, who had been the International CIO for Equifax since July 2016. The first incident reportedly affected a small number of outsiders and banking customers, w...

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Google Tez, a UPI-enabled digital payment app, launched in India

Google Tez, a UPI-enabled digital payment app, launched in India

Unlike digital wallets, there is no need to top up your balance. "Make all payments big or small, directly from your bank account with Tez , Google's new digital payment app for India", says Google...

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IPhone 8: Videos Show How To Set Up Face ID Feature

IPhone 8: Videos Show How To Set Up Face ID Feature

The code also reveals animated emojis under the "animoji" branding which will apparently be dynamically created based on your own facial expressions. Furthermore, the leaks point to the addition o...

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"iPhone 8" pre-orders set to start on September 15

But the iPhone 8 will be in its own league when it comes to price. Many analysts, including appleinsider .com, are speculating that the iPhone 8 will do away with the button at the bottom of the ...

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Fitbit Ionic Adidas edition smartwatch to launch in 2018

Fitbit Ionic Adidas edition smartwatch to launch in 2018

In fact, one of the biggest draws of these headphones for Ionic users will likely be the fact that they can be connected directly to the smartwatch itself, with no phone necessary. The most valued a...

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Samsung leader Jay Y. Lee given 5-year jail sentence for bribery

Samsung leader Jay Y. Lee given 5-year jail sentence for bribery

There is also potential for a destabilising family feud over inheritance when the elder Lee dies. It also presents new challenges for Samsung, a constellation of businesses so vast that it accounts ...

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So-called honesty app Sarahah being used to bully peers

So-called honesty app Sarahah being used to bully peers

The behaviour was spotted by security analyst Zachary Julian. If Sarahah did ever begin showing which of your contacts are on its network, as advertised, this would lead to a new problem-it would ma...

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Xiaomi To Launch A Dual Camera Smartphone In India On 5 September

Xiaomi To Launch A Dual Camera Smartphone In India On 5 September

Mi 5X sports a 5.5-inch Full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. In early September of this year, Chinese Apple, also known as Xiaomi will present its new flagship smartphone,...

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Facebook down: social media site suffering major worldwide technical failure

Facebook down: social media site suffering major worldwide technical failure

Most users reported a "total blackout", meaning the site would not load, or that they were unable to log in to their accounts. If you're having trouble with Facebook this morning, you're not alone...

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Xbox Games with Gold for September 2017 confirmed

Xbox Games with Gold for September 2017 confirmed

Today, Microsoft announced the Xbox Games with Gold offering for September 2017, which are the on-the-house games you will receive if you're an Xbox Gold subscriber for said month. Over on the Xbo...

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Team Line-Ups & Updates: Swansea City vs Manchester United

Team Line-Ups & Updates: Swansea City vs Manchester United

There was no creativity and - with the generous allowance of a Martin Olsson overhead kick as an on-target attempt by official statisticians - Swansea managed their first goalbound effort in two g...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 price leaks, might cost over $1000

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 price leaks, might cost over $1000

Model UZKAXAA, consistent with the US unlocked Galaxy S8 , was listed on the Samsung online store despite the link being dead. Note8 pre-orders from Samsung (starting 8/24) come with a 256GB mi...

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No Man's Sky Multiplayer Arrives in Free Update to Game

No Man's Sky Multiplayer Arrives in Free Update to Game

Mission Agents at space stations will let you pick up a variety of ways to earn credits and compliment the new mission log UI. Travel is getting a bit of an overhaul as well. While that's a lonel...

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Samsung presents LTE modem with 6CA for buffer-less video calls

Samsung presents LTE modem with 6CA for buffer-less video calls

The new modem will allow users to download a two-hour movie in HD quality- in just ten seconds. Samsung Galaxy S8 series and Xperia XZ Premium are those few flagship handsets which support Cat.1...

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Moto Z2 Force unboxing video and first impressions

Moto Z2 Force unboxing video and first impressions

AT&T customers can buy the Moto Z2 Force Edition on the AT&T Next programme at United States dollars 27 for 30 months when they have eligible service. The Moto Z2 Force Edition was unveiled at ...

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Xbox One S sales tempt gamers before next new console

Xbox One S sales tempt gamers before next new console "X"

Although Spencer's tweet is a bit vague, it hinted that the console has received the necessary FCC approval . You will be able to start playing November 14 if you pre-order the Deluxe Edition. The X...

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Flagship Jaguar XJ gets bigger claws for 2018

Flagship Jaguar XJ gets bigger claws for 2018

Forward Traffic Detection works in a similar manner as rear cross traffic alert, but at the front of the vehicle: it will alert you when oncoming traffic is coming in situations where visibility is li...

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Lalu supports Mayawati's resignation, offers Rajya Sabha seat from Bihar

Lalu supports Mayawati's resignation, offers Rajya Sabha seat from Bihar

On August 4, a day before the election , he will meet all MPs in the Central Hall of Parliament House here. Mayawati when visited the riot-hit area, she blamed the Yogi Adityanath government for ...

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Tekken 7 Adding Fatal Fury's Geese as Next DLC Character

Tekken 7 Adding Fatal Fury's Geese as Next DLC Character

This is the first time this character has been added to a Tekken video game. Since crossovers are all the rage nowadays in fighting games, the new character indeed comes from another series, or mu...

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Kingdom Hearts 3 to include Toy Story, will launch in 2018

Showcased through the above trailer, it shows Sora , Donald Duck and Goofy arriving in Andy's Bedroom ( With their forms taking that of toys ). This is the first time Toy Story has been featured in...

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CBO: Trump budget would not balance

Trump's budget predicts that the USA economy will soon ramp up to annual growth in gross domestic product of 3 percent; CBO's long-term projections predict annual GDP growth averaging 1.9 percent. Def...

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