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Apple admits slowing down its older iPhones

Apple admits slowing down its older iPhones

Plaintiffs Stefan Bogdanovich and Dakota Speas filed the lawsuit in the Central District Court of California. Apple has never released a device called the iPhone 7s. "We've now extended that featu...

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Apple Can Thank Reddit For Discovering The Truth About iPhone Speed

Apple Can Thank Reddit For Discovering The Truth About iPhone Speed

The iOS 10.2.1 update introduced this new "feature" to the iPhone 6s, 6s Plus, 6, 6 Plus and SE, and the more recent iOS 11.2 updated extended it to the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Geekbench has be...

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No question of closing down any public sector bank: Centre & RBI

No question of closing down any public sector bank: Centre & RBI

Meanwhile, the RBI on Friday dismissed rumours that the government was planning to close some banks. Giving a rare clarification, the RBI in a separate statement, said its Prompt Corrective Action (...

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Jaguars fan sends trash to Jadeveon Clowney due to Blake Bortles comments

Jaguars fan sends trash to Jadeveon Clowney due to Blake Bortles comments

It's the season of giving". Jags quarterback Blake Bortles is playing like an actual National Football League quarterback this season, as he's led his team to a 10-4 record and the franchise's fir...

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Amazon buys smart doorbell and camera maker Blink

Amazon buys smart doorbell and camera maker Blink

The products are battery operated and totally wire-free, which makes them relatively easy to set up and maintain compared to similar products on the market. The Key service comes along with Amazon's ...

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Instagram users can now share live videos through direct messages

Instagram users can now share live videos through direct messages

And that's the point, really - Instagram wants the feature to be widely used by everyone, not just celebrities who can expect hundreds or thousands of viewers as a matter of course. There will natur...

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First Merchants Corp Purchases New Holdings in Nike Inc (NKE)

First Merchants Corp Purchases New Holdings in Nike Inc (NKE)

HSBC cut Nike from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and raised their price target for the company from $58.95 to $62.00 in a report on Tuesday, November 28th. Investors of record on Monday, December ...

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Jio Happy New Year Offer: Jio launches Happy New Year 2018 plans

Jio Happy New Year Offer: Jio launches Happy New Year 2018 plans

Alongside the ₹199 plan, Reliance Jio has also announced its ₹299 plan for prepaid customers. Every other week, along comes a new plan that strives to offer a set of benefits like unlimited calls,...

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"Australia's Oldest Naval Mystery" Solved After More Than 100 Years

While the exact location hasn't been revealed, the search from survey vessel Furgro Equato concentrated on the area between Rabual Harbour and Duke of York Island, at a depth of 300 metres. He said th...

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Biggest meth haul in Australian history seized in WA

Biggest meth haul in Australian history seized in WA

Eight men were charged following the seizure of the drugs at a marina in Geraldton, a port town on the west coast. Officers swooped on the van as it reversed from the dock, allegedly finding 59 bags...

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Gionee launches 'S10 Lite' in India for Rs 15999

Gionee launches 'S10 Lite' in India for Rs 15999

There's a fingerprint scanner located at the front. On the rear, there a 13MP primary camera with LED flash for normal photography. Besides a solid amount of RAM and 32GB of storage space, the hands...

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Amazon just released a Prime Video app for Android TV

Amazon just released a Prime Video app for Android TV

The Nvidia Shield already had an Amazon Video app as part of the Nvidia Shield OS. "We want to proactively reduce fragmentation in the app ecosystem and ensure apps are secure and perform well while p...

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Apple to launch upgraded AirPods in second half of 2018: KGI

Apple to launch upgraded AirPods in second half of 2018: KGI

According to Kuo, the AirPods will still be assembled by Inventec and other individual components will be supplied by other companies based in Taiwan such as Compaq, TXC, Unitech and HLJ. As per the...

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Samsung could make $22 billion off next year's iPhones

That's about four times the number of panels Samsung supplied this year and is worth about $19.8-22 billion in revenue at a supply price of $110 Dollars. Needless to say, Samsung ended up supplyin...

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Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) Given a $23.00 Price Target at Wedbush

Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY) Given a $23.00 Price Target at Wedbush

Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. increased its holdings in Bed Bath & Beyond by 928.4% in the 2nd quarter. FMR LLC increased its stake in shares of Bed Bath & Beyond by 9.9% during the 2nd quarter. Keepi...

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Samsung Galaxy J2 2018 leaked in images, may launch soon

Samsung Galaxy J2 2018 leaked in images, may launch soon

The 16GB variant already retails for a little above Rs 10,000. When it comes to the specifications of the Samsung Galaxy J7 Nxt , the smartphone features a metal body and bestows a 5.5-inch HD 720p...

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Eric Schmidt stepping down as Executive Chairman of Google parent company, Alphabet

Eric Schmidt stepping down as Executive Chairman of Google parent company, Alphabet

That would seem to consolidate the power of the company's co-founders, Alphabet CEO Larry Page and Alphabet President Sergey Brin . Schmidt said Thursday he felt confident stepping aside after ha...

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Aadhaar-based e-KYC verification: UIDAI gives conditional nod to Airtel

Aadhaar-based e-KYC verification: UIDAI gives conditional nod to Airtel

This has been done to facilitate linking of Aadhaar with mobile SIMs, the new deadline for which is 31 March, in line with the Supreme Court's directive. This essentially means Airtel would not be a...

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Apple Watch could get EKG sensor to boost heart monitoring

Apple Watch could get EKG sensor to boost heart monitoring

As part of this vision, a new report suggests that the company is looking to incorporate an EKG sensor with the watch. Although people familiar with Apple's plans said that the company may still dec...

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Apple imposes stricter regulations for loot crates in App Store games

Apple imposes stricter regulations for loot crates in App Store games

The topic of microtransactions and loot boxes is highly controversial in the gaming industry right now and the inclusion of them in triple-A games has seen quite a backlash from gamers. Some mobile ...

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Minnesota woman admits killing boyfriend in YouTube stunt gone wrong

Minnesota woman admits killing boyfriend in YouTube stunt gone wrong

If convicted of second-degree manslaughter during a trial, Perez could have been slapped with a decade behind bars. Perez told a Norman County sheriff's deputy that Ruiz, who is the father of her tw...

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Mom Accidentally Roasts Elf On The Shelf

Mom Accidentally Roasts Elf On The Shelf

But this year, Elfis appeared with a broken leg. Seizing the moment, she told her kids that Elfis' leg was in a cast and he had to stay on bedrest for the next 14 days. He was "heartbroken", she s...

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Facebook ditches fake news warning flag

Facebook ditches fake news warning flag

So earlier this year, Facebook implemented a new system to mark inaccurate stories with a " disputed " tag to help alert readers to potentially false stories. Those articles will also appear next to...

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3GPP Completes First 5G NR Specification For Release 15

3GPP Completes First 5G NR Specification For Release 15

The second portion of Release 15, the standalone version of 5G NR with a full end-to-end 5G system including the core, is expected to emerge around mid-2018. While the world continues to adjust to 4G ...

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Samsung's faster, smaller DRAM chips are coming to your next PC

Samsung's faster, smaller DRAM chips are coming to your next PC

According to industry insiders, Samsung Electronics is now two years ahead of the other companies in the same industry given that it began to manufacture first-generation 1y-nm DRAM early last year an...

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German researchers beat Windows 10 face recognition using a photo

German researchers beat Windows 10 face recognition using a photo

The Netflix app on Xbox One S and Xbox One X already supported High Dynamic Range (HDR), but it is now also coming to both Microsoft Edge and the Netflix app on Windows 10. In a series of proof-of...

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Facebook just added a simple 'on/off switch' for its facial recognition features

Facebook just added a simple 'on/off switch' for its facial recognition features

Facial recognition technology has been a part of Facebook since at least 2010, when the social network began offering suggestions for whom to tag in a photo. To Facebook's credit, though, it's done at...

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Web browsing comes to Amazon's Fire TV ahead of YouTube ban

Web browsing comes to Amazon's Fire TV ahead of YouTube ban

Search and browse the web directly from your Fire TV. Mozilla has announced that its Firefox web browser is now available on all Fire TV devices in all countries, joining Amazon's own Silk brows...

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LG readies Nano IPS HDR monitors for CES

LG readies Nano IPS HDR monitors for CES

Thunderbolt 3 can transmit both video and around while providing enough power to charge a 60W notebook computer. This model also supports HDR through HDR600, which has a range of peak brightness of 60...

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PUBG PC 1.0 will launch after today's seven hours of server downtime

PUBG PC 1.0 will launch after today's seven hours of server downtime

This maintenance period is going to last quite some time, running seven hours to 11 PM Pacific. As we all know, PUBG 1.0 comes out today. "We would like to thank console fans who showed their hi...

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