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Inactive Android Device For 2 Months? Google Will Permanently Delete Your Backup

Inactive Android Device For 2 Months? Google Will Permanently Delete Your Backup

However, Reddit user Tanglebrook found that's certainly not the case. Of course, if Google take the trouble to give users notice and present them with an option to extend the backup period. Ev...

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Paul Ince predicts Newcastle United vs Stoke City

Paul Ince predicts Newcastle United vs Stoke City

He adds that St James' Park will be a "tough" place to visit, and the atmosphere will be electrifying. "Hopefully the fans are enjoying and the team can carry on winning". Star striker Aleksandar Mi...

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Microsoft Azure Endowed With Powerful Encryption

Microsoft Azure Endowed With Powerful Encryption

The first is the software-based Virtual Secure Mode found in the Hyper-V virtualization software components in Windows Server 2016 and Windows 10. Those companies were storing the data on their own ...

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Analysts Opinions on: Morgan Stanley (MS)

Analysts Opinions on: Morgan Stanley (MS)

Jupiter Asset holds 478,600 shares. Citigroup Inc now has $187.42 billion valuation. The stock declined 0.33% or $0.15 reaching $45.6 per share. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 14.6...

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Facebook tests snooze button that lets users temporarily unfollow friends

Facebook tests snooze button that lets users temporarily unfollow friends

Tapping on it will give them the option to snooze the user or the page for 24 hours , 7 days, 30 days or forever. You can either head to all of their profiles individually or launch News Feed ...

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Hurricane Irma Ravages Richard Branson's Caribbean Island

Hurricane Irma Ravages Richard Branson's Caribbean Island

The full extent of damage has yet to be determined, but many people remain without power and dependent on military forces for food and water. "The weather channels didn't even include us", Laurel Br...

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Facebook opens AI research center in Montreal

Facebook opens AI research center in Montreal

Facebook is investing $7 million CAD to launch an AI research lab in Montreal, in collaboration with McGill University's Reasoning and Learning Lab. Yann LeCun, Facebook's chief AI scientist, said ...

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Xiaomi launches Mi Band HRX Edition in India

Xiaomi launches Mi Band HRX Edition in India

The Mi Band - HRX Edition comes with a 23-day battery life. Priced at Rs. 1,999, the Mi Band 2 (Review ) will be going on sale via Mi.com from September 27 and will later be available via Amazon ...

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Anthony Weiner is asking a judge to keep him out of prison

Anthony Weiner is asking a judge to keep him out of prison

Anthony Weiner's soon-to-be ex wants a judge to consider their 5-year-old son's welfare when sentencing her pervy hubby for sexting a 15-year-old girl, she wrote in a letter filed late Wednesday i...

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Swearingen Likes State Budget; Senate Debating

Swearingen Likes State Budget; Senate Debating

Hours earlier, Fitzgerald, R-Juneau had signaled he still was short of that 17-vote threshold needed to pass a budget in the 33-member Senate. Vos' statement effectively forces the Republican-controll...

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WADA Reveals One Key Factor Behind Clearing of 95 Russian Athletes

WADA Reveals One Key Factor Behind Clearing of 95 Russian Athletes

Rodchenkov, identified in a 2015 WADA report as an "aider and abettor of the doping activities", revealed a scheme for covering up Russian competitors' positive drug samples at the 2014 Winter Olympi...

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BlueBorne Vulnerability Scanner for Android

BlueBorne Vulnerability Scanner for Android

That's well above the number of Android devices out in the wild, as it includes everything that comes with Bluetooth connectivity. A full analysis of the BlueBorne security threat can be found o...

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Nokia 2 leaks in photos, and it definitely looks like a phone

Nokia 2 leaks in photos, and it definitely looks like a phone

On the software front, the Nokia 2 is expected to run on a stock edition of Android Nougat. However, Nokia 8 is not the only Nokia-branded smartphone to have Oreo update facilty. Storage is go...

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Sen. Al Franken Has A Couple Concerns About Apple's New Face ID

Sen. Al Franken Has A Couple Concerns About Apple's New Face ID

Featuring an all-glass front and back and wrapped in a narrow band of stainless steel, the 5.8-inch iPhone X comes with Apple's first-ever OLED display, as well as wireless charging capabilities...

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Google is planning to launch mobile payment service in India

Google is planning to launch mobile payment service in India

Android Pay has become a popular method of digital payment since its launch in the United States and Europe. This Payment service would support Govt's UPI ( Unified Payments Interface) as well as p...

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IPhone 8 and 8 Plus have smaller batteries than last year's models

For quite a few people it's really hard to grasp just how powerful these chips are - and to a certain extent, it feels like much of that power is wasted in an iPhone, which is mostly doing relatively ...

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Samsung Establishes $300M Smart Car Fund

Samsung Establishes $300M Smart Car Fund

The announcement comes shortly after Samsung completed its acquisition of American audio and in-car technology firm Harman . " Automotive advances like autonomous control and advanced driver ass...

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Overwatch could have more content, if it weren't for toxic players

Overwatch could have more content, if it weren't for toxic players

Traditionally, Kaplan uses Blizzard's Overwatch Developer Update videos to discuss the introduction of new characters or maps , as well as announcing changes to the existing roster of heroes ....

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Doom and Wolfenstein are coming to Nintendo Switch

Doom and Wolfenstein are coming to Nintendo Switch

Announced at the Nintendo Direct presentation, both id Software's Doom from a year ago, and the upcoming Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus by MachineGames are heading to the Nintendo console. W...

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Google May Launch Pixel 2 on October 4

Google has launched a teaser site and a video asking dissatisfied smartphone users to "stay tuned for more on October 4". And now the tech enthusiasts around the world are eagerly waiting for the l...

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Powermat Wireless Charging Fully Compatible with New Apple iPhone series

Powermat Wireless Charging Fully Compatible with New Apple iPhone series

Fast charging on the iPhone X , iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus will not be available right out of the box. "As the first wireless charging company to develop the technology, we've always envisioned a...

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Facebook to clamp down on who can cash in on ads

Facebook to clamp down on who can cash in on ads

Keep in mind that even if your content is eligible for ads, some brands and advertisers may choose to use brand safety controls to tailor where their ads run. At the same time, Facebook's vice pre...

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Kirby Booked For Battle Royale On 3DS: Star Allies Forming On Switch

Kirby Booked For Battle Royale On 3DS: Star Allies Forming On Switch

Kirby Star Allies will feature co-op gameplay where you can throw hearts at up to three enemies and turn them into your allies. Meanwhile, the artwork features a ton of cute Kirby abilities that ...

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Longford teachers proud of their Junior Cert students

Longford teachers proud of their Junior Cert students

Changes to Junior Cycle subjects are being implemented on a phased basis with both grading systems appearing together until 2021 at which time the last of the revised Junior Cycle subjects will be exa...

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BlueBorne: All it Takes is 10 Seconds to Get Your Device Hacked

BlueBorne: All it Takes is 10 Seconds to Get Your Device Hacked

The entire attack can go "completely undetected by the user" as pointed out by the security firm. There are technically several different attack vectors spread across different operating systems. "We ...

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Apple raised iPad Pro prices while we watched iPhone X launch

Apple raised iPad Pro prices while we watched iPhone X launch

It's unclear if Apple will drop the prices of the iPads back down should NAND memory prices go down, but it's not above Apple typically makes. Worse yet, Apple's tablets aren't believed to have been u...

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The New Apple Watch Is Basically Also a Smartphone

The New Apple Watch Is Basically Also a Smartphone

That's how they positioned the manufacturer. The LTE-enabled Android Wear watches generally have mediocre battery life , and Apple would need to keep the same "all-day" battery to make LTE useful...

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Russia Promoted Anti-Immigrant Events Using Fake Accounts On Facebook

Russia Promoted Anti-Immigrant Events Using Fake Accounts On Facebook

It finally acted last month, taking down thousands of ads linked to an infamous, pro-Putin internet agency . "Due to the town of Twin Falls, Idaho, becoming a center of refugee resettlement, which ...

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Viral photo of Florida officers draws wild response

Viral photo of Florida officers draws wild response

Officer Rengering , described as the one "with the fantastic hair", is single, but the department jokes he's being placed into "Cougar Prey Protective Care, similar to the witness protection program ...

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The NES Classic Edition returning in 2018

The NES Classic Edition returning in 2018

But now it appears the company is rethinking its strategy. The NES Classic Edition features 30 classic games from the NES machine, including Super Mario Bros . The SNES Classic is set to releas...

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