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Essential Phone To Skip Android 8.0 Update, Will Wait For Android 8.1

Essential Phone To Skip Android 8.0 Update, Will Wait For Android 8.1

After almost 3 months since the release of the first beta , the company recently announced that it will not be releasing Android 8.0 to non-beta users. But, be warned that not only does it require si...

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MP TJ Kajwang arrested for 'swearing in' Raila

Odinga and Musyoka are co-principals of the National Super Alliance and Musyoka was supposed to have been sworn-in as Odinga's deputy at Tuesday's ceremony, which was held despite warnings from the at...

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Apple faces stock market probe over slowed down iPhones

Apple faces stock market probe over slowed down iPhones

In a letter to customers posted Thursday, Apple apologized for poor communication about the slowdown and denied it was an attempt to force upgrades . Every year, Apple launches a new iOS version ...

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Google can now predict if your flight is going to be delayed

Google can now predict if your flight is going to be delayed

Just search for a flight, and Google may inform you when it thinks there's going to be a delay. Google Flights will start providing details about flight delays. Google will also give an explanation ...

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Switch steers Nintendo to best Q3 in eight years, higher outlook

Switch steers Nintendo to best Q3 in eight years, higher outlook

The company announced an operating profit of 116.50 billion yen (£755m, $1.07 billion), up from 32.26 billion yen a year ago. Nintendo sold 7.23 million Switch units in the quarter. The challenge ...

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Samsung Electronics Just Split Its Stocks. Why Should You Care? | KÉ business

Samsung Electronics Just Split Its Stocks. Why Should You Care? | KÉ business

Samsung Electronics on Wednesday said it recorded an operating profit of about 15.2 trillion Korean won ($14.15 billion) for the quarter ending in December, which was in line with guidance. The Board...

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Google starts selling its Clips AI camera on Google Store... sort of

Google starts selling its Clips AI camera on Google Store... sort of

Google has not come forth with any official response to the critics, but it defends Clips camera , as the device will flash the LED light, whenever it is taking photo or video, to let people know, i...

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Beware of sophisticated ATM 'jackpotting' attack, warns Secret Service

Beware of sophisticated ATM 'jackpotting' attack, warns Secret Service

Once they find a place to attach a computer cable, they sync their laptops to the machine's computer, according to the website run by Brian Krebs , an independent security expert . The attacks targe...

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Anthem delayed to 2019, new Battlefield coming in October

Anthem delayed to 2019, new Battlefield coming in October

Rather, Jorgensen says that it's the launch of a new Battlefield game that has EA wary of releasing Anthem in the fall. However, " Anthem " was initially promised to release in 2018 and now it wil...

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Nokia 5 receiving Android Oreo Stable update

Nokia 5 receiving Android Oreo Stable update

After treating the Nokia 8 , 5 and 6 to public Android 8.0 beta programs , and releasing stable OS promotions for the 8 , 7 and 6 (2018 ), the distinguished Finnish brand's exclusive licensee is t...

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Amazon's Alexa can send SMS texts

Amazon's Alexa can send SMS texts

The feature is limited to the United States for now, and only works on Android devices - the company doesn't plan to add iOS support because of the restrictions Apple places on its messaging API for...

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Hot Stocks For Today: NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA), Auris Medical Holding AG (EARS)

NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA)'s short interest is 17.39 million shares, or 2.99% of the float. The stock of NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) earned "Buy" rating by Roth Capital on Friday, August ...

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The Beautiful World of Shadow of the Colossus

The Beautiful World of Shadow of the Colossus

Never have I understood this game as well as I was able to while playing the PS4 release. It's insane to me that a remake of an old game is now the benchmark for me in terms of HDR, but that's e...

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United Asset Strategies Inc. Has $1.90 Million Position in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. Ben Gambill decreased its stake in Sothebys (BID) by 36.17% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. It also reduced its holding in Exxon ...

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Google took down 700000 bad apps in 2017

Google took down 700000 bad apps in 2017

Google removed over a quarter of a million of these impersonating apps previous year. For most users, though, the main Android app store is Google's own Play Store and as the company announced toda...

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'Super Blue Blood Moon' triple threat occurs pre-dawn Wednesday

'Super Blue Blood Moon' triple threat occurs pre-dawn Wednesday

A Super Moon occurs when the Moon is closer to Earth in its orbit and as a result appears about 14% brighter than usual. Because our moon doesn't orbit Earth in flawless circles, the size varies dep...

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Microsoft buys live game operations startup PlayFab, will integrate into Azure

Microsoft buys live game operations startup PlayFab, will integrate into Azure

In the latest chapter of GAFAM's continuing bid to conquer online gaming, Microsoft has acquired PlayFab, which helps game developers launch their titles online more quickly with simplified back-end s...

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New dinosaur discovered beneath the Sahara

New dinosaur discovered beneath the Sahara

Mansourasaurus belongs to the Titanosauria group, the big long-necked herbivores that were common across the world during the Cretaceous period. Photo Credit: Mansoura University. This discovery pr...

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Nokia 3310 4G variant with Android-based YunOS launched in China

Nokia 3310 4G variant with Android-based YunOS launched in China

Unlike the 2G variant, the 4G VoLTE enabled Nokia 3310 runs on YunOS , an operating system made by the Alibaba Group that is based on the Android Open Source Project (AOSP). HMD Global may announce...

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Tension in Kenya ahead of Odinga's banned inauguration

Tension in Kenya ahead of Odinga's banned inauguration

Odinga claims he won the presidential election despite the electoral commission's official declaration that President Uhuru Kenyatta was the victor. When asked who would swear him in he said, "Wait ...

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Apple may launch three Macs with its own chips

Apple may launch three Macs with its own chips

The company is said to be working on at least three new Mac models which will feature an ARM coprocessor. Apple's T-series chips, which now include the T1 and T2, are custom CPU co-processors create...

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Google completes acquisition of HTC assets, to expand focus in APAC region

Google completes acquisition of HTC assets, to expand focus in APAC region

Today, Google has announced to have completed the $1.1 billion worth deal. He also revealed that Google is planning on expanding hardware marketing, carrier/retailer deals in new countries, and re...

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Streaming royalties to rise nearly 50% for songwriters, US Copyright Board declare

Streaming royalties to rise nearly 50% for songwriters, US Copyright Board declare

Writers and publishers have argued for years that the existing process unfairly slants the marketplace and does not pay fairly for digital music. The bottom line is this is the best mechanical rate sc...

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Super Blue Blood Moon coming Jan. 31st

Super Blue Blood Moon coming Jan. 31st

In each lunar cycle, the Moon's crossing the Earth's orbit for two times. This will be the first time in 150 years that a blue moon also coincides with a total lunar eclipse . The next " blue moo...

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Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition for iOS Now Available for Pre-order

Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition for iOS Now Available for Pre-order

According to a recent App Store listing , the mobile port, dubbed " Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition ", is set to launch February 9 on iOS devices. If you head to the App Store or Google Play S...

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VMware (VMW) Given New $175.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank

VMware (VMW) Given New $175.00 Price Target at Deutsche Bank

At recent session, the prices were hovering between $144.25 and $165. VMware now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $130.84. Shares of VMware were down 9% on the report...

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Zuckerberg promises to show users more local news

Zuckerberg promises to show users more local news

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that if a user follows a local publisher or if someone shares a local story, it may show up higher in News Feed. Facebook now prioritizes posts from friends and ...

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A super blue blood moon set to appear Wednesday

In the case of the 27 September 2015 event, the perigee between Earth and the moon occurred within two hours of the eclipse making it more " super " than this one. This is the second full moon o...

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Epic Games closing down 'Paragon,' offering refunds on purchases

Epic Games closing down 'Paragon,' offering refunds on purchases

Posting a statement to the game's page on its website, the developer explained it was with "heavy hearts" that they have chose to "close down" the game. To be precise, the success of Fortnite: Bat...

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SpaceX's first Falcon Heavy rocket launch scheduled for 6 February

SpaceX's first Falcon Heavy rocket launch scheduled for 6 February

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk announced that the Falcon Heavy will launch on February 6. Musk shared the news on Twitter, writing: "Aiming for first flight of Falcon Heavy on Feb 6 from Apollo launchpad 39A...

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