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Apple's Smart Speaker HomePod Finally Comes To Market

Apple's Smart Speaker HomePod Finally Comes To Market

With a well-designed woofer and dynamic processing, the device delivers quality sound and is more than up to such rigors. "But Siri on HomePod is embarrassingly inadequate, even though that is t...

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Uber and Waymo agree to settlement in self-driving auto dispute

Uber and Waymo agree to settlement in self-driving auto dispute

The computer forensics expert Uber hired to scrub the engineer at the center of the dispute, Friedberg resumed testifying in the fourth day of trial in San Francisco federal court. Uber has denied...

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Snowstorm hammers US Midwest, hundreds of flights canceled

Snowstorm hammers US Midwest, hundreds of flights canceled

In Michigan, forecasters were predicting six to nine inches this weekend for Detroit's Wayne County and Ann Arbor's Washtenaw County, according to the Detroit Free Press . People should stay off the ...

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Apple TV app gains promised News section first shown in September

Apple TV app gains promised News section first shown in September

It features six different live streams - CBS News, CNN , Fox News , Cheddar , CNBC and Bloomberg . The live feeds are immediately recognizable thanks to a "Live" flag on the video thumbnail. T...

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Carmakers steer towards electric vehicles to meet India's aspiration

Carmakers steer towards electric vehicles to meet India's aspiration

He further said the target is to sell 2,00,000 units worldwide by 2020 and it will be achieved by entering into new markets like India. The imprint of electric vehicles could be seen at virtuall...

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Here's When the Next Beta for Metal Gear Survive Begins

Here's When the Next Beta for Metal Gear Survive Begins

Co-op can be played with up to four players online/ The beta will also offer special daily missions. As the image there suggests, this is Metal Gear Survive's second beta, but the first to feature...

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Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

As such, Take-Two confirmed more content updates are coming. Grand Theft Auto V also comes with Grand Theft Auto Online , the dynamic and ever-evolving Grand Theft Auto universe with onl...

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Apple mulls iPhone battery-replacement rebates

Apple mulls iPhone battery-replacement rebates

The December 2017 admission, which subjected the Cupertino, California-based company to mass criticism and a slew of lawsuits , got the attention of Congress when Senate Commerce Committee chairman J...

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Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $121 billion bid

Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's $121 billion bid

Here's Qualcomm's letter to Broadcom: -- February 8, 2018 Mr. Hock Tan President and Chief Executive Officer Broadcom Limited 1 Yishun Avenue 7 Singapore 768923 Dear Mr. He wants Qualcomm for its lead...

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Google Photos adds DIY themed movies and photo books

Google Photos adds DIY themed movies and photo books

The same thing is going to come with the new Google Photos app . The Valentine's Day Movie theme will create a themed movie from the user's photos , one featuring their significant other; ...

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IPhone's boot source code leaked online, raises security concerns

IPhone's boot source code leaked online, raises security concerns

Now, it's almost impossible for hackers to even find bugs in iOS code, making iOS exploits relatively rare, unlike in Windows and Android. Flaws in older versions of iBoot have been leveraged by hac...

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New Battle Royale game, Fear the Wolves announced from former STALKER devs

New Battle Royale game, Fear the Wolves announced from former STALKER devs

We'll get our first look at the game tomorrow from the annual "Le What's Next de Focus" event in Paris, which takes place on the 7th and 8th. Fear the Wolves will drop players into a radiation-rav...

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The Surge 2 coming next year to PC, PS4 and Xbox One

The Surge 2 coming next year to PC, PS4 and Xbox One

Aside from the above screenshot very little is known about the upcoming game, which is expected given that the game is a year to two years out from release. Deck13's engine will take care of all that,...

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Google's App Preview may be on the way to Google Photos

Google's App Preview may be on the way to Google Photos

Things have been fairly quiet with regard to App Preview Messaging since then, but recently some sources have spotted notifications from Google Photos popping up indicating Google is at the very l...

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WhatsApp Payments feature based on UPI spotted on Android, iOS beta

WhatsApp Payments feature based on UPI spotted on Android, iOS beta

Spotted by WABetaInfo , this feature is introduced in WhatsApp's beta version 2.18.39. With the rollout of the new interface to testers, we expect WhatsApp to roll this feature out to general ...

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PS4 Firmware 5.50 Features Detailed

PS4 Firmware 5.50 Features Detailed

Custom wallpaper had been implemented to some extent previously, but 5.50 allows you to import any image via USB to apply as your background. The beta system software is moving out to those who agre...

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Apple's Shazam acquisition hits a roadblock as European Union investigation gets underway

Apple's Shazam acquisition hits a roadblock as European Union investigation gets underway

While it's not completely clear why some European countries are seeking an antitrust review of Apple's proposed acquisition of Shazam , regulators may be concerned that Apple will cut off access to...

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Google adds new ways to collaborate on Office files using G Suite

Google adds new ways to collaborate on Office files using G Suite

With commenting in Drive preview, you won't need to open up other tools to complete tasks. Google Inc.is hoping to steal more enterprise customers from Microsoft Corp. Today's news from Google doe...

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Former Chiefs backup QB lead Philadelphia Eagles to first Super Bowl title

Former Chiefs backup QB lead Philadelphia Eagles to first Super Bowl title

Can a Super Bowl MVP go back to being a backup? Rowe said he didn't know he'd be getting the start until just before kickoff on Sunday. Though Pederson didn't exactly commit to Wentz when as...

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Lenovo Recalls ThinkPad Laptops Due to Fire Hazard

Lenovo Recalls ThinkPad Laptops Due to Fire Hazard

Lenovo said they received three customers reports worldwide of an overheating condition related to an unfastened screw which resulted in damage to the laptops. Users can find the device's manufactur...

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Trump accuses House intel panel's top Democrat of leaking information

Trump accuses House intel panel's top Democrat of leaking information

The Republican memo alleges that FBI and Justice Department officials were politically biased against Trump as they began their investigation into accusations of Russian interference in the 2016...

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Activision Blizzard, Inc - ATVI - Stock Price Today

It has outperformed by 5.25% the S&P500. Tenet Healthcare Corp now has $1.79B valuation. Narrowing in further, the stock has been recently noted at -9.29% away from the 30 day high and +4.75% separate...

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DayZ Will Make Its Way to Xbox One and PlayStation 4

DayZ Will Make Its Way to Xbox One and PlayStation 4

Just be warned: PUBG looks quite a bit different when not played on the Xbox One X, so be sure to watch our PUBG on Xbox One vs Xbox One X comparison video before you pull the trigger. The bundle ...

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Slate market slowing down as detachables continue to grow

Slate market slowing down as detachables continue to grow

For the three months from October through December, Apple delivered 13.2 million slates; that was up.6% from the 13.1 million that it shipped during the same quarter in 2016. According to prelimina...

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East Coast rail franchise could end in months

East Coast rail franchise could end in months

Grayling said that despite making significant losses of nearly £200 million, Stagecoach has met all of its financial commitments to the taxpayer, believed to be nearly £1 billion, and that there are n...

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Trump pressed to authorize Democratic memo release

Trump pressed to authorize Democratic memo release

He is in charge of the FBI's Russian Federation investigation. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, House Minority Nancy Pelosi, and eight other Democrats issued a statement claiming that...

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IPhone owners who paid full price for battery may get rebate

IPhone owners who paid full price for battery may get rebate

Apple is continually pushing out fixes for iOS 11 , and are meanwhile making iOS 12 a more technically rigorous update so they don't have the same consumer and media backlash that they're now ...

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Super Bowl 2018: The Best Commercials From Sunday's Big Game

Super Bowl 2018: The Best Commercials From Sunday's Big Game

The company credited "acoustic fingerprinting technology that can distinguish between the ad and actual customer utterances" and said that its advertising, engineering and science teams prepare fo...

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Waymo accuses Uber of 'cheating,' stealing secrets

Waymo accuses Uber of 'cheating,' stealing secrets

Waymo said that one of the company's former engineers, Anthony Levandowski , downloaded more than 14,000 confidential files containing designs for autonomous vehicles before he went on to work at Ub...

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Snap Revenue Surges 72% on User Growth, Advertising Gains

Snap Revenue Surges 72% on User Growth, Advertising Gains

Analysts were expecting the company to add 6 million users during the fourth quarter. However, three months later, that redesign has still not rolled out widely, and investors will be looking for an...

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