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Kinsight LLC Sells 50 Shares of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

The good news is there's still room for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. About 326,911 shares traded. Glenmede Tru Na stated it has 0.3% of its portfolio in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT). Magnetar Ltd owns 50,5...

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Amazon, Microsoft Team Up To Integrate Voice Assistants

Amazon, Microsoft Team Up To Integrate Voice Assistants

Editor's Remarks: Amazon has been working hard to tie in its voice-controlled digital assistant Alexa with other businesses, most recently with USA department store Sears' home appliances, and it...

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New Dacia Duster to be unveiled at Frankfurt Show

New Dacia Duster to be unveiled at Frankfurt Show

French manufacturer Renault's Romanian subsidiary Dacia has unveiled 2018 Duster ahead of its public debut at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show starting on September 12. The new Duster is painted wi...

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Acer's Switch convertibles and Chromebook 15 are on the move

Acer's Switch convertibles and Chromebook 15 are on the move

Available in 13-inch and 15-inch models, the Spin 5 can be used with an optional Acer Active Stylus and features an omni-directional antenna for optimized wireless connectivity no matter what mode...

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Donating to Harvey relief efforts: How, when, what to give

Donating to Harvey relief efforts: How, when, what to give

Established organizations are usually your best bet because they are the most apt to have staff, experience, infrastructure and roots in affected communities. Phony charities often use names that cl...

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Sonic Mania Releases on PC, with Unexpected DRM Restrictions

Sonic Mania Releases on PC, with Unexpected DRM Restrictions

It turns out that Sonic Mania required players to be online at all times which cause a problem with some of the players. As reported over on Ars Technica , users attempting to play the game in of...

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Van Dijk expects to join Liverpool in next 48 hours

Van Dijk expects to join Liverpool in next 48 hours

Jurgen Klopp is still hoping to land the Dutch worldwide and the Independent claim van Dijk remains keen to move to Anfield as it's by far his preferred destination. Given van Dijk favours a mov...

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Samsung Announces New Gear Sport Smartwatch

Samsung Announces New Gear Sport Smartwatch

However, the Gear Sport and Gear Fit2 Pro should not be used for scuba diving, waterskiing, or other activities involving high-velocity water or submersion below shallow depth. In terms of traditi...

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Bentley Motors Unveils New Continental GT Generation

Bentley Motors Unveils New Continental GT Generation

The new body is also lighter than the outgoing model, saving 176 pounds over the previous Continental W12 body. The new Continental GT's profile is lower due in part to the positioning of the front ...

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Major UK Retailer Suffers Security Breach, 2 Million Customers

Major UK Retailer Suffers Security Breach, 2 Million Customers "Potentially" Affected

Data stolen includes names, addresses, email addresses, phone numbers, and encrypted data from credit and debit cards (these are expired and the data is from 2009 and earlier, it says). For "a small n...

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Google Maps expands parking difficulty icons to 25 more cities

Google Maps expands parking difficulty icons to 25 more cities

According to Google, if you're an Android user (sadly, it's not available for iOS), you can now use the navigation app to "find parking" at your destination. Alicante, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Barcelona...

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Xiaomi Redmi 4A to Release by End of August

Xiaomi Redmi 4A to Release by End of August

To refresh, the Redmi 4A was launched with a polycarbonate body and hybrid dual SIM slot. The phone runs on Android Marshmallow but it is expected that Redmi 4A will get Android Nougat update ...

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Sonos may be releasing their own smart speaker eventually

Sonos may be releasing their own smart speaker eventually

The filing was discovered this morning by ZatzNotFunny , and it contains pretty much everything you'd expect from a high-powered smart speaker including a far-field microphone array and integrated v...

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The Walking Dead AR game is location-based like Pokemon GO

The Walking Dead AR game is location-based like Pokemon GO

The characters are blended into players' real-life environment along with other digital objects. Instead of hunting for cute pocket monsters however, players will be combating a horde of zombies , E...

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Western Digital not to seek veto power in Toshiba chip unit deal

Western Digital not to seek veto power in Toshiba chip unit deal

Sources declined to be identified as the discussions were private. "As the market has already experienced Western Digital teaming up with Toshiba by acquiring SanDisk, the new deal won't bring much ...

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Nintendo is wiping out the Miiverse in November

Nintendo is wiping out the Miiverse in November

If you've ever sent someone a message on Miiverse or trolled someone on Wii U and 3DS, it's time to pour one out for the adorable service , which has now been announced to be closing down worldwi...

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31-Year-Old Olympic Runner Found Mysteriously Dead In Swimming Pool

31-Year-Old Olympic Runner Found Mysteriously Dead In Swimming Pool

Thirty-one-year-old David Torrence was found in Scottsdale, Arizona on August 28. Torrence was allegedly in Scottsdale to train, leaving Malibu after the weekend, according to the Malibu Rotar...

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YouTube's new look finds a fit for your vertical videos

YouTube's new look finds a fit for your vertical videos

The upgraded desktop experience leverages Google's design language, Material Design , which influences things like how the left-side navigation can now be tucked away with a click on the hamburger ...

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Virender Sehwag and other athletes reminisce Major Dhyanchand — National Sports Day

Virender Sehwag and other athletes reminisce Major Dhyanchand — National Sports Day

Perhaps some years ago, such a film would have been considered a risky proposition considering its scale that would have needed to include at least one Olympic game, 1936 Berlin, Hitler, the freedom s...

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Google Brings Augmented Reality To Existing Android Phones With ARCore

Google Brings Augmented Reality To Existing Android Phones With ARCore

The latter can superimpose digital objects in the real world without the need of any sort of special sensors and equipment. Starting today, developers can use ARCore on the Pixel and Samsung's Gala...

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New Sonos Smart Speaker To Be Announced 4th October

New Sonos Smart Speaker To Be Announced 4th October

The company has sent out invites to a launch event in NY on 4 October. While the invitation does not specify a smart speaker will be unveiled, the rather amateurish looking mouth at the bottom does ...

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Ocado Now Lets You Use Amazon Alexa For Grocery Shopping

Ocado Now Lets You Use Amazon Alexa For Grocery Shopping

For devices that haven't developed their own way to do this, Amazon has also rolled out the Multi-Room Music software development kit (SDK). USA customers will also be able to listen to iHeartRadio an...

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CloudPhysics Announces Assessment Offerings for VMware Cloud on AWS

CloudPhysics Announces Assessment Offerings for VMware Cloud on AWS

The platform will be previewed at Vmworld 2017 event which takes place in Las Vegas on 27-31 August, with MellanoxiSER (iSCSI Extensions for Remote Direct Memory Access [RDMA]) networking products l...

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Moto X4 could launch on September 2, hints company's Facebook page

Moto X4 could launch on September 2, hints company's Facebook page

The battery powering all this hardware has also seen a bump up to a 3000mAh unit. The setup includes a pair of 13-megapixel sensors. The phone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat and comes loaded with some i...

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Share Fake News on Facebook, Lose the Right to Buy Ads

Share Fake News on Facebook, Lose the Right to Buy Ads

The social media platform said in a blogpost that if pages repeatedly share stories marked as false, these repeat offenders will no longer be allowed to advertise on Facebook. Previously, Facebook a...

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Samsung Galaxy Note8 is the best screen DisplayMate has ever tested

Samsung Galaxy Note8 is the best screen DisplayMate has ever tested

It is among the main reasons due to which Samsung is holding the top position in the Android segment from a long time. Here it is important to inform you that this portrait mode is going to work lik...

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New PSVR Bundle Coming for $399, PSVR Worlds Bundle Price Dropped

New PSVR Bundle Coming for $399, PSVR Worlds Bundle Price Dropped

Sony will be selling a PlayStation VR bundle for only $399 United States dollars starting on September 1st, the company announced today. This bundle includes the PSVR headset, a PlayStation Cam...

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Taylor Swift's new single breaks records

Taylor Swift's new single breaks records

JustJared.com reports that the 27-year-old singer now holds the record for most views of a lyric video during its first 24 hours. She wrote and produced it with frequent collaborator Jack Antonoff, ...

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Brooklyn Decker Thinks She Looks Like Zombie Taylor Swift!

Brooklyn Decker Thinks She Looks Like Zombie Taylor Swift!

However, a representative for Universal Music Group insists any connection between the two dates is purely a coincidence. But Taylor Swift's new video shut her haters up, and guess how she d...

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Final Fantasy XV is being remade as an adorable mobile game

Final Fantasy XV is being remade as an adorable mobile game

While claims that the PC version of Final Fantasy XV would take up 170 GB of hard drive space turned out to be a "communications mistake", we do know that the game is getting mod support. The crux...

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