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Why Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Paid $90 Million For Blink

Why Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Paid $90 Million For Blink

The publication revealed in its report , "The chip should allow Alexa-powered devices to respond more quickly to commands, by allowing more data processing to be handled on the device than in the clo...

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New AMD Ryzen Processors Feature Integrated Radeon Graphics

New AMD Ryzen Processors Feature Integrated Radeon Graphics

The new AMD Ryzen desktop processors with Radeon Vega graphics are available for purchase globally starting today through online and brick-and-mortar retailers. An interesting discovery was re...

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As Ice Sheets Melt Faster, Sea Level Rise Is Accelerating Every Year

As Ice Sheets Melt Faster, Sea Level Rise Is Accelerating Every Year

As Steve Nerem , Associate Director of the Colorado Center for Astrodynamics Research at the University of Colorado Boulder and one of the study's authors, told ThinkProgress, the study's conclusio...

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Nintendo Switch Online service will be 'worth the wait'

Nintendo Switch Online service will be 'worth the wait'

According to Shigeru Miyamoto , consumers can expect the game system to feature a longer shelf life than its predecessors. "Behind the unceasing stream of Nintendo Switch software releases to...

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Apple delays software features due to bugs

Apple delays software features due to bugs

Bloomberg cited a person familiar with the company who said, "This change is Apple beginning to realize that schedules are not being hit, stuff is being released with bugs - which previously would ...

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The game might be up as Instagram Stories tests screenshot notifications

The game might be up as Instagram Stories tests screenshot notifications

Users are so upset that more than 900,000 people have signed a Change.org petition to help convince Snap , Inc.to change the app back to the way it was before the latest update. 'Many users have fo...

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Partial solar eclipse 2018

Partial solar eclipse 2018

What are the timings of partial solar eclipse 2018? However, the Indian hemisphere will not be able to witness this one. The eclipse will also be be visible in parts of the Pacific Ocean, Atlantic ...

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SpaceX sends rocket to Mars for just $90M

SpaceX sends rocket to Mars for just $90M

The one blemish on the mission was that the center booster, which was to set down on a floating platform in the Atlantic, slammed into the water instead. "The way the rocket looks and launches is a lo...

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Facebook pushes for more personal updates with launch of new Lists feature

Facebook pushes for more personal updates with launch of new Lists feature

Facebook has been encouraging users to share their personal content. Note: If you don't see these options, tap the "Add to your post" option to expand the menu. At the time of this article the new...

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HTC's president of smartphones Chialin Chang has resigned

HTC's president of smartphones Chialin Chang has resigned

The president of HTC's smartphone and connected devices business, Chialin Chang , resigned from the company on Wednesday, February 14, an investor announcement said. Although the company is fac...

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Qualcomm's Snapdragon X24 LTE modem trounces fibre broadband speeds

Qualcomm's Snapdragon X24 LTE modem trounces fibre broadband speeds

But as Qualcomm pointed out to us in its presentation on the chip in San Diego last week, it's the underlying technologies making those speeds possible that really matter. That will rely not only on...

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BMW X4 gets official rocking improved aero and improved suspension

BMW X4 gets official rocking improved aero and improved suspension

As before, the X4 combines rakish coupe styling and SUV practicality for a more image-conscious take on on family transport. There are some nip-and-tuck trim changes along the exterior that add a li...

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Samsung Galaxy S9 said to offer dual speakers and Animoji-like feature

Samsung Galaxy S9 said to offer dual speakers and Animoji-like feature

Additionally, the report claims the 3D emoji include animal characters that friends can share with one another. Samsung seem to be copying the iPhone X, which is unsurprising as it's undeniabl...

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Sea of Thieves' character creator won't be for everyone

Sea of Thieves' character creator won't be for everyone

In the meantime, here's everything you need to know about Rare's next big title. Xbox has mentioned that the release of the Xbox One X means there's a chance players could eventually see c...

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Google AMP stories allow visually-rich news and information on mobile

Google AMP stories allow visually-rich news and information on mobile

Created to make visual storytelling easier on mobile devices, AMP stories provides publishers with templates that can be adapted according to brand and style needs, Galfi added. Google aims to brin...

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Snapdragon 845 previews: incremental CPU improvements and excellent GPU performance

Snapdragon 845 previews: incremental CPU improvements and excellent GPU performance

The chipset's Spectra 280 image signal processor should improve photos, while its 3D face-mapping support will open the door for Android phone makers to compete with Apple's Face ID facial-recogniti...

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Nokia 2 Starts Receiving February Android Security Update

Nokia 2 Starts Receiving February Android Security Update

The update is now live over-the-air and will reach all Nokia 8 owners over the next few days. Counterpoint had previously claimed that 2.8 million Nokia Android smartphones and 13.5 million Nok...

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Chrome to start blocking ads on sites that violate Better Ads Standards

Chrome to start blocking ads on sites that violate Better Ads Standards

However, she does concede that if a publisher does not react to Google's recommendations within the 30 day period, then ultimately it will have all of its ads filtered out. The three possible statuses...

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NASA budget proposal plans of NASA funding of ISS, seeks commercial transition

NASA budget proposal plans of NASA funding of ISS, seeks commercial transition

NASA now spends about $3-4 billion per years to run it, and the government has spent around $100 billion on it total since the ISS was first launched into low-Earth orbit in 1998. Ted Cruz (R-TX), p...

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Xiaomi teases Mi TV 4 for Indian market

Xiaomi teases Mi TV 4 for Indian market

Xiaomi is keeping the product's details under wraps, but e-commerce giant Flipkart has recently showcased a teaser hinting at the upcoming Xiaomi smartphone which is an alleged Redmi Note 5 design...

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PyeongChang organisers cyber-attacked during opening ceremony

PyeongChang organisers cyber-attacked during opening ceremony

Olympic officials have confirmed that a cyber attack took place during the event's opening ceremonies in Pyeongchang , according to Reuters . But they drew a sharp line between the athletes and ...

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These Images Were Captured Nearly 3.8 Billion Miles From Earth

These Images Were Captured Nearly 3.8 Billion Miles From Earth

The piano-sized probe then turned to the Kuiper Belt . Launched in 2006 , New Horizons is headed toward 2014 MU69, an icy world 1 billion miles beyond Pluto. "Mission scientists study the images...

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Self-healing e-skin to enable skin sense in robots

Self-healing e-skin to enable skin sense in robots

We may be one step closer to giving this essential sense of touch to machines, thanks to efforts from the University of Boulder to create a malleable "electronic skin", which is also able to self-he...

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Kim Jong-Un Invites South Korea's President To Summit Meeting

Kim Jong-Un Invites South Korea's President To Summit Meeting

Pence said he and Moon spoke as "friends" and are completely aligned on the need to increase diplomatic and economic pressure on North Korea. "But best worldwide practice says that you don't talk abou...

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International Space Station could be privatised under Trump administration plans

The White House's budget request for the fiscal year ending in September 2019 - which is set to be released Monday - will ask for $150 million "to enable the development and maturation of commercial...

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Google developing subscription-based game streaming service called Yeti

Google developing subscription-based game streaming service called Yeti

Google could be about to branch out into a field that the American firm is yet to dominate: video games. The idea is that with today's faster internet speeds, Google could host games on servers in t...

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A second White House aide resigns over domestic abuse allegations

A second White House aide resigns over domestic abuse allegations

No lawsuits have been filed against the more than a dozen women who say Trump harassed or assaulted them. Speechwriter Sorensen has vehemently resigned after being accused of domestic abuse by his...

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Trump ends brief government shutdown - DETAILS…

Trump ends brief government shutdown - DETAILS…

First time this has happened in a long time. Next week the White House is expected to announce a $1.5 trillion infrastructure proposal that would require $200 billion in government funding - 10 times ...

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The auto SpaceX sent towards Mars takes a wrong turn

The auto SpaceX sent towards Mars takes a wrong turn

I want to also applaud Musk's ability to capture the public's attention and imagination. SpaceX launched the Falcon Heavy, the most powerful rocket now in use, on February 6, 2018 from Cape Canaver...

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WhatsApp UPI payment feature: How to get it right now

WhatsApp UPI payment feature: How to get it right now

WhatsApp is preparing to open its payment platform to the public in India, following a brief closed cabinet testing period, it has been revealed . The payments feature is not visible in the WhatsApp...

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