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Apple to showcase new features for its gadgets

Per a recent report from eMarketer, Echo is the most popular voice-controlled speaker so far and is expected to maintain its supremacy in 2017. Amazon Echo and Google Home - the two shiny to...

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Toshiba shares rise on report Broadcom chosen as chip unit buyer

Toshiba shares rise on report Broadcom chosen as chip unit buyer

Mr Gou said: "Of course Apple and Amazon are offering money together, but I can not comment on how much funds each company is putting on the table". Toshiba was forced to put its asset on the blo...

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Apple set to expand Siri, taking different route from Amazon's Alexa

Apple set to expand Siri, taking different route from Amazon's Alexa

We look at how the three major smart assistant products compare to each other, based on the information we've now got. Siri can handle basic requests about facts like the weather or your location but ...

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Monument Valley 2 Makes a Surprise Launch on iOS Today

Monument Valley 2 Makes a Surprise Launch on iOS Today

Monument Valley 2 costs $4.99 on the App Store and works on both iPhone and iPad. It looks like the standard game but with more puzzle gameplay possibilities and options, with hints like blocks wit...

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A look at what is and isn't known about the London attack

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria has claimed responsibility for Saturday's terror attack in London that killed seven people and injured scores more. The flag at Downing Street is flying at ...

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Google's Chrome browser to start blocking annoying ads next year

Google's Chrome browser to start blocking annoying ads next year

These blockers threaten websites that rely on digital ads for revenue. Google's version would allow ads as long as Web sites follow industry-created guidelines and minimize certain types of ads that...

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ISRO to launch India's heaviest communication satellite GSAT-19 today

A successful launch of the 640-tonne rocket will be another feather in the cap for ISRO , who put a record 104 satellites in orbit from a single rocket, surpassing Russian Federation which launched 3...

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4 militants killed as they try to attack CRPF Camp in J&K

4 militants killed as they try to attack CRPF Camp in J&K

The terrorists lobbed grenades at the CRPF's 45 Battalion camp in north Kashmir's Sumbal region around 3.45 a.m. followed by heavy firing. The details came from police and there was no more inform...

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Samsung Releases Pirates of the Carribean-Themed Galaxy S8 for $880

When Samsung launched Samsung Pass with the Galaxy Note 7 previous year, it initially partnered with six banks - Bank of America, Citi, and US Bank, on top of the three major Korean banks - for Sa...

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LeBron's brilliance not enough in Game 2 loss to Warriors

Kevin Love scored 15 points but shot just 4-for-13 from the floor but did contribute a game-high 21 rebounds. This was the first time in these playoffs were Cleveland looked befuddled. He might hav...

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Maharashtra farmers withdraw strike

Maharashtra farmers withdraw strike

After chief minister Devendra Fadnavis promised a loan waiver for 31 lakh farmers with marginal land holdings, the farmers' strike was called off on Saturday. After the strike began, in many par...

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Asus, HP, Lenovo to Make Snapdragon Windows PCs

Asus, HP, Lenovo to Make Snapdragon Windows PCs

At Computex in Taipei, Microsoft and Qualcomm announced that the popular operating system will run on the Snapdragon 835 CPU. Microsoft has already made Windows 10 compatible with the ARM'...

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Apple has paid out $70 billion to app developers since 2008 launch

This year it's expected that tvOS will gain an array of new features including Handoff for iTunes media between the Apple TV, iPad and iPhone , a playlist for Movies and TV Shows, including...

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Microsoft Shares Limited Details About Asus, HP, Lenovo Windows Mixed Reality HMDs

Microsoft Shares Limited Details About Asus, HP, Lenovo Windows Mixed Reality HMDs

Microsoft's partners, including Acer , Dell , ASUS , HP, MSI , Lenovo , Samsung , Panasonic , Huawei, and Toshiba , are all manufacturer thin laptops, ruggedized tablets, gaming PCs, and 2-in-1's to...

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National Hockey League announces more expansion draft rules

National Hockey League announces more expansion draft rules

The Golden Knights have been the focus of attention and McPhee on every teams speed dial because he holds most of the cards when it comes to the expansion draft. "We won't be able to do that with ev...

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Acceptance of moral defeat:BJP on AAP opting out of EVM

Acceptance of moral defeat:BJP on AAP opting out of EVM

Two separate counters have been set up for the CPI-M and the NCP to participate in the challenge. Officials said that while the CPI (M ) delegation watched a demonstration on the various security c...

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Real triumph again as Ronaldo double sinks Juventus

Ronaldo's first goal of the game was equalized by this outstanding bicycle-kick off the foot of Mario Mandzukic, who knotted things up and got Juventus on the board. Ronaldo is not the first to achi...

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CBSE 10th Result 2017 Declare Today

CBSE 10th Result 2017 Declare Today

Candidates who had appeared for the exam can check CBSE Class 10 Results here. Students can also check their CBSE board exam results by sending an SMS. The pass percentage for school-based exa...

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Sony launches new Xperia X models

Sony launches new Xperia X models

Sony has made some excellent phones over the years but still, over time, the company's place in the smartphone market has slipped. It is reportedly planning to stop producing the mid-tier "Premium St...

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Alexis Sanchez desperate for Champions League, says Thierry Henry

Alexis Sanchez desperate for Champions League, says Thierry Henry

The fans were nervy at the beginning but a stellar second half display meant Champions League nights are just two qualifying games away. When Liverpool last finished in the top four, in 2013-1...

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Tamim century lifts Bangladesh to 305-6 against England

Tamim century lifts Bangladesh to 305-6 against England

However, he bowled just one more over in his spell before leaving the field for treatment, and a statement from the European Central Bank later confirmed that he was being assessed for a left side s...

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Durant makes his mark in Game 1 of NBA Finals for Warriors

For a few possessions James and Durant went head up. But when James arrived, Durant took a quick jab step to his right. One of the newest Broncos, 2017 second-round draft pick DeMarcus Walker, was...

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Developers have made over $70 billion United States dollars in the Apple App Store

Developers have made over $70 billion United States dollars in the Apple App Store

And it's not just outright app purchases or in-app purchases driving the growth, subscriptions are now growing for developers - up 58% year on year. "Our customers are downloading [apps] in record n...

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Xbox Live Games With Gold for June 2017

Super compact and designed for Xbox, gamers can take their favorite games and the hottest titles from the Xbox Game Pass catalog along with them-wherever. Some titles speed up quite a bit, while oth...

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YouTube cracks down on ads placed on 'hate speech' videos

YouTube cracks down on ads placed on 'hate speech' videos

It ensured the advertisers that it wouldn't monetize extremist content, which meant that ads wouldn't appear on such videos. YouTube was recently faced with intense backlash , followed by the depa...

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Microsoft apologizes after rogue Windows 10 builds cause confusion (and worse)

Microsoft apologizes after rogue Windows 10 builds cause confusion (and worse)

But while some PCs were able to install the build, phones were not, causing the device to crash upon booting up, leaving users with no option other than to restore through the Windows Device Recove...

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Motorola Announces The Moto Z2 Play

Motorola Announces The Moto Z2 Play

A successor to last year's sleeper hit Moto Z Play , it comes with an updated processor, more RAM, upgraded cameras and a new design which is much slimmer and lighter than its predecessor. The launch...

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Security Experts Are Ready For Second Wave Of Ransomware Attack

Security Experts Are Ready For Second Wave Of Ransomware Attack

Virtual reality 101 : CNET tells you everything you need to know about VR. The spread of WannaCry ransomware has been wreaking havoc across the world since May 12, and several Vietnamese busines...

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Del Potro wins 1st match at French Open since 2012

Del Potro wins 1st match at French Open since 2012

He beat qualifier Guido Pella 6-2, 6-1, 6-4 in an all-Argentine matchup in the first round at Roland Garros on Tuesday. The 18th seeded Australian downed German veteran Philipp Kohlschreiber 6...

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Google Chromecast is Getting Some More Virtual Reality Love

Google Chromecast is Getting Some More Virtual Reality Love

Bringing simple one-touch Cast support to a VR experience helps break down one of the main barriers of showing off VR: it's really hard to explain what's going on when you're in the headset, and tou...

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