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Uber-competitor Lyft raises $1 billion in investment round led by Alphabet

Uber-competitor Lyft raises $1 billion in investment round led by Alphabet

Price point: The Information last summer reported that General Motors had expressed interest in buying Lyft at $6 billion, but that the ride-hail company was holding out for $9 billion (i.e., $...

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Volkswagen Is Making An Electric Race Car For Pikes Peak

Volkswagen Is Making An Electric Race Car For Pikes Peak

The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is one of the most famous racing events organized on an annual basis and its origins date back to 1916 when the first race was organized in the Rocky Mountain...

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Logitech announces UE Blast and Megablast Bluetooth speakers with Alexa

Logitech announces UE Blast and Megablast Bluetooth speakers with Alexa

Another benefit of combining Alexa with an Ultimate Ears product is that you get those services on a high-quality audio device in a portable package, which can be moved wirelessly throughout the hom...

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Latest Overwatch Patch is Mercy-Full

Latest Overwatch Patch is Mercy-Full

She can now glide past targeted allies while executing Guardian Angel by using the jump button, while the cooldown won't reset when the Resurrect ability is used. Mercy also sees her Guardian Ang...

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Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd.

Profund Advisors LLC increased its stake in Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing by 9.2% in the 2nd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 39,143,222 shares of the semiconductor company's stock worth $...

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Halloween News, Gen 3 Reveal, Hoenn Medal, Witch Pikachu LEAKED

Halloween News, Gen 3 Reveal, Hoenn Medal, Witch Pikachu LEAKED

The event will begin tomorrow, October 20th, and will run through November 1st. "We can confirm that a new EX Raid is happening on October 20, 2017, in sponsored and non sponsored gyms worldwide" wr...

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New Windows laptops will run for several days without recharging

New Windows laptops will run for several days without recharging

Although there are only three manufacturing partners - HP, Asus, and Lenovo - on board right now, that's probably going to change. "We have hundreds of devices we use on a daily basis in Redmond". H...

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Malicious Minecraft apps in Google Play enslave your device to a botnet

Malicious Minecraft apps in Google Play enslave your device to a botnet

Symantec says that it set up network analysis of the malware and found that it was aimed at generating illegal ad revenue. While the jump in version numbers remained small over the past few weeks ...

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Samsung 360 Round Is A New VR Camera For Livestreaming

Samsung 360 Round Is A New VR Camera For Livestreaming

The 360 Round offers high-quality 3D images with a 4K camera , thanks to 17 paired lenses that capture a 360-degree view for a full 3D experience. The Samsung 360 Round camera has a USB Type-C an...

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SEAP: Linux on Galaxy

SEAP: Linux on Galaxy

The $149.999 Samsung DeX is of course the electronic giant's answer to Microsoft's Continuum dock , and is essentially a dock that allows a user to plug their mobile device into it and connect ...

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Select Comfort Corporation (SCSS) Position Cut by Ameriprise Financial Inc

Select Comfort Corporation (SCSS) Position Cut by Ameriprise Financial Inc

As per Friday, July 15, the company rating was upgraded by Bank of America. Furthermore on 12/06/16 Wedbush "Downgrades" the stock to Neutral at $22. Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of SCSS in rep...

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Moto X4 joins Amazon's Prime Exclusive lineup, available soon for $329

One notable design cue here is the dock in which it can double as a charging stand. Motorola says this is just the thing for nightstands. When using this accessory, it's really supposed to be statio...

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Facebook's Explore Feed Rolls Out To Desktop Version Of Social Networking Site

Facebook's Explore Feed Rolls Out To Desktop Version Of Social Networking Site

The feature collects posts and information that are very similar to the ones that users already liked in their News Feed. Posts may also be added to the feed based on their popularity among the people...

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HTC U11 Plus latest rumours: Release date, price and specs

HTC U11 Plus latest rumours: Release date, price and specs

As for internal specs, benchmark listings from Geekbench and GFXBench listed the HTC U11 Plus as being powered by the Snapdragon 835 processor with 4GB of RAM. It's also rumored to have a 6G...

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Child safety smartwatches 'easy' to hack, watchdog says

Child safety smartwatches 'easy' to hack, watchdog says

The request came following a study conducted by the Norwegian Consumer Council (NCC) and the security firm Mnemonic that tested a number of children's smartwatches and found the devices were eas...

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WhatsApp now allows you to share your location in real

WhatsApp now allows you to share your location in real

Facebook-owned popular instant messaging app WhatsApp has just launched a useful "Live Location Sharing " feature on the app that is aimed towards helping the women and kids especially. Then select t...

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Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (CDNS) CEO Sells $4197000.00 in Stock

Brokerage houses, on average, are recommending investors to hold DISH Network Corporation (DISH)'s shares projecting a $73.1 target price. It has outperformed by 21.20% the S&P500. These funds have sh...

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Samsung introduces Bixby 2.0, an open-source voice assistant

Samsung introduces Bixby 2.0, an open-source voice assistant

Bixby 2.0 will be ubiquitous, available on any and all devices. Naturally, WIFI connected devices would land themselves well to Bixby . Little else is known about Bixby 2.0 at this time, though ...

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Nielsen to share Netflix viewer data

Nielsen to share Netflix viewer data

Since half of millennials reportedly stream Netflix from their mobile devices , this guarantees a huge gap in data, perhaps rendering these numbers not entirely ready for serious analysis yet. Additi...

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Quarterly Financial Review of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY)

The 1-year low was reported on Oct, 17 by Barchart.com . Bed Bath & Beyond had 64 analyst reports since September 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 3,836 sha...

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LeBron James featured on cover of GQ as 'Greatest Living Athlete'

LeBron James featured on cover of GQ as 'Greatest Living Athlete'

James went on to attack the president as a leader "shirking his responsibility" to inspire America. "He wanted to make a change for a future without him included". I had a conversation with my kids. ...

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Deepmind AI AlphaGo Zero Is Mastering Go By Playing With Itself

Deepmind AI AlphaGo Zero Is Mastering Go By Playing With Itself

In a few decades, we might not draw a direct link between this accomplishment and the nascent Singularity , but it's an important breakthrough for Google's artificial intelligence ambitions. It als...

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India tests U.S. crude oil to cut dependence on Middle East

India tests U.S. crude oil to cut dependence on Middle East

The executive of India's state-owned Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd said in August the company was assessing whether USA crude could replace Nigerian barrels; it made its first buy of U.S. Analysts at C...

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Temasek leads S$680 million funding round for augmented-reality startup

Temasek leads S$680 million funding round for augmented-reality startup

USA augmented reality start-up Magic Leap announced that it has raised United States dollars 502 million in Series D equity funding, led by Singapore investment fund Temasek and with participation f...

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McLaren goes to ultimate lengths to maintain its hypercar standing

McLaren goes to ultimate lengths to maintain its hypercar standing

It will deliver "the most intensive driver experience around a circuit". There's no official information about the car's name or what engine it'll use, but we expect power figures to at least match ...

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Domestic violence awareness vigil held in Tallahassee

Domestic violence awareness vigil held in Tallahassee

Labour MP Jess Phillips, chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Domestic Violence , said, "The Government keep saying that they are investing tens of millions into domestic violence services b...

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Xbox One X Enhanced Versions of Original Halo Games Pushed to 2018

The collection of games includes Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary , Halo 2: Anniversary , Halo 3 , and Halo 4 . So that is interesting. Continuing, Ross said fans would have to wait until spri...

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Xiaomi Mi A1 gets another update, still not Oreo

Xiaomi Mi A1 gets another update, still not Oreo

The company has promised the Oreo update for three of their phones but after nine months from now. So the best case scenario is that the Oreo update will be released around eight months from now i...

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Pixel 2 Has A Hidden Image Processor Called The Pixel Visual Core

Pixel 2 Has A Hidden Image Processor Called The Pixel Visual Core

Of course, that's a limiting factor, but Google thought up of a workaround of sorts by throwing in a custom-designed coprocessor in the mix. Google shared several sample comparison images, with th...

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Fatshark release details and gameplay trailer for Warhammer: Vermintide II

Fatshark release details and gameplay trailer for Warhammer: Vermintide II

In the End Times of the Warhammer world, you will be challenged like never before as you and your team of Heroes face untold enemy hordes in a desperate struggle to save the Empire from devastation. P...

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