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WhatsApp experiences brief outage as world brings in New Year

WhatsApp experiences brief outage as world brings in New Year

At the time of publishing this news article, WhatsApp servers were down and no user was able to send any messages or call via the App to their loved ones. As thousands of people around the world are n...

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Apple: 'We Apologize' For Slowing Down Old iPhones Without Alerting Consumers

A statement from the company (via Axios ) confirms the news. "We apologise", Apple said in a statement. My guess as to the motive behind this decision was simply the pressure customers were putti...

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IFixit Matches Apple's $29 Battery Offer, Adds Older iPhones

The firm has had eight separate lawsuits in the USA filed against it over the matter, and had also been facing additional legal action in Israel and France. "First and foremost, we have never - and wo...

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After getting caught red-handed, Apple will offer affordable battery replacements

First, starting in January, it's reducing the price of an out-of-warranty iPhone battery replacement by $50 - from $79 to $29. Aside from a slew of widely publicized product leaks - many of which em...

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WhatsApp Accidentally Rolled Out Private Reply Feature for Windows Phone Users

WhatsApp Accidentally Rolled Out Private Reply Feature for Windows Phone Users

At the time, WhatsApp had also revealed that the app will stop working for phones running on Nokia S40, and would be stopped from December 31, 2018. The Apple App Store was only a few months old. ...

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Xiaomi Mi 7 to feature facial unlock similar to Apple iPhone X

Xiaomi Mi 7 to feature facial unlock similar to Apple iPhone X

Now there are reports that the Chinese firm might give up on the fingerprint sensor and depend only on facial recognition tech for its upcoming Mi 7. The OLED display will offer better contrast rati...

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Nintendo Talks About Why DLC Is A Good Fit For The Switch

Put another way: In one month, the Nintendo Switch sold nearly as much hardware as the unsuccessful Wii U did in its first year, when it sold 3.06 million. It's still a major challenge to find a Swi...

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Claire's testing products after reports of asbestos found in makeup

Claire's testing products after reports of asbestos found in makeup

In a statement Friday, Claire's said initial testing found the cosmetics to be asbestos-free, but that "out of an abundance of caution, additional testing is underway". Claire's Accessories is recalli...

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Asus ZenFone 4 starts getting Android 8.0 Oreo update

Asus ZenFone 4 starts getting Android 8.0 Oreo update

Android 8.0 Oreo: Many enhancements including new multitasking features, security capabilities, improved notifications and performance. After the update, you can see all the Android Oreo features such...

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Cryptocurrencies Including Bitcoin Are Like Ponzi Schemes: Indian Government

Cryptocurrencies Including Bitcoin Are Like Ponzi Schemes: Indian Government

Bitcoin values in NY, for instance, have soared almost 1,600 per cent over the past year and now range upwards of $15,000. The government said that virtual currencies such as Bitcoin have seen a p...

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Kodi Releases Its Official UWP App for the Xbox One

Kodi Releases Its Official UWP App for the Xbox One

The Kodi for Xbox One app isn't yet available in the United States. Focus then turned towards building the 64-bit version of Kodi and - with the assistance of Microsoft - some of Kodi's developers fur...

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Milwaukee police officers rescue teens from burning vehicle

Milwaukee police officers rescue teens from burning vehicle

Two young Milwaukee police officers are being hailed as heroes for rescuing two unconscious teenagers from a burning auto. The 16-year-old driver busted open a window and the officers guided him out. ...

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Danish webshop lists supposed Red Dead Redemption 2 release date

Danish webshop lists supposed Red Dead Redemption 2 release date

Red Dead fans want to know exactly when the game is coming out, and this latest listing could be the first good hint towards that. They've now listed Red Dead Redemption II to release on June 8th...

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Motorola drops the price of the Moto G5S Plus in India

Motorola drops the price of the Moto G5S Plus in India

The Moto G5S and Moto G5S Plus were available at Rs 11,999 and Rs 13,999 respectively after the discount. This price cut also reduces the price difference between the Moto G5S Plus and Moto G5S ...

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XPO Logistics (XPO) - Investment Analysts' Recent Ratings Updates

XPO Logistics (XPO) - Investment Analysts' Recent Ratings Updates

The stock has "Outperform" rating by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, December 6. (NYSE: XPO ) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, July 21 by Citigroup. As per Tuesday, May 30, the company rating was upgraded by ...

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Don't throw those Christmas trees in trash - recycle

Don't throw those Christmas trees in trash - recycle

Officials say do not put it in a trash bag, and don't let it get buried in snow. According to Cabela's, one Bowling Green drop off location, Kentucky Fish and Wildlife will start picking up trees ar...

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Here is the List of Rumored Snapdragon 845 Smartphones Arriving in 2018

Here is the List of Rumored Snapdragon 845 Smartphones Arriving in 2018

Rounding out the latter part of the year, Samsung's Galaxy Note9 will debut in September, along with Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 and the LG V40. Both Samsung as well as LG are expected to launch their flagshi...

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Snap Inc (SNAP) Developing New

Snap Inc (SNAP) Developing New "Stories Anywhere" Feature Outside Of App Itself

The company is introducing a number of new features as part of its major redesign of its apps. Stories Everywhere would mark a dramatic change in strategy for Snapchat , which has long operated...

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Italian Brothers Win the Right to Name Their Company 'Steve Jobs'

Italian Brothers Win the Right to Name Their Company 'Steve Jobs'

The pair of brothers from Naples, who own the Steve Jobs company, managed to win the multi-year legal battle against Apple , earning the right to continue calling their company after the iconic co-...

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After iPhone slow-downs, Apple offers battery replacements - but it'll cost you

After iPhone slow-downs, Apple offers battery replacements - but it'll cost you

The message also explains how batteries age and what Apple has done to prevent iPhones from shutting down unexpectedly. The report notes how having more iPhone models for sale has made Apple less ...

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Carvalhal appointed as new Swansea manager

Carvalhal appointed as new Swansea manager

Carvalhal ironed out details with the club late on Wednesday night, before travelling to Swansea in order to take training on Thursday morning. They have scored a paltry 11 goals in 20 league game...

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Chinese Ships Spotted Selling Oil to N.Korea

Chinese Ships Spotted Selling Oil to N.Korea

The report has claimed that Chinese ships had transferred oil to North Korean vessels about 30 times in October. The United Nations Security Council had imposed sanctions on North Korea, barring t...

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OnePlus teases the first Android Oreo open beta for the OnePlus 5T

It was also mentioned that OnePlus 5 will get the beta build of Oreo by November end. The OnePlus 5T is one heck of a phone, and while there's not much to complain about, one slight annoyance is...

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LG is launching a ThinQ smart speaker with Google Assistant built in

LG is launching a ThinQ smart speaker with Google Assistant built in

First up is the SK10Y sound bar, which offers 550W of output and supports 5.1.2 channels with Dolby Atmos. A unique aspect of the technology is that unique "sound objects" can be precisely placed anyw...

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Nokia 1 Android Go smartphone expected to launch in March 2018

Nokia 1 Android Go smartphone expected to launch in March 2018

Android Go is designed for regions with slow internet connectivity and has been created to work smoothly even on lower-end smartphones. Nokia 1 could be priced around 5,999 rubles (Rs 6,600 approx). ...

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Find out where Father Christmas visited during his incredible journey

Find out where Father Christmas visited during his incredible journey

Many callers have also been asking whether there is a special food they should leave for Santa, he said, and volunteers have been telling them that he'll eat anything they leave out. As it has done ev...

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Snapchat Stories may be coming to the web

Snapchat Stories may be coming to the web

The reworking of the Snapchat app has only rolled out to a small portion of the app's user base. While Instagram stories can be shared on Facebook , that's pretty much the extent to which these pla...

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Warriors big third quarter puts away Jazz, 126-101

Warriors big third quarter puts away Jazz, 126-101

The Warriors' 42-22 margin in the quarter marked the fifth time this season they have outscored an opponent by at least 20 points in the third period. F Omri Casspi left late in the game with an a...

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A Look Into Insider Activity With The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT)

A Look Into Insider Activity With The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT)

About 144,131 shares traded. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT) has risen 17.26% since December 25, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.56% the S&P500. Shine Investment Adviso...

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HQ Trivia is coming soon to Android

HQ Trivia is coming soon to Android

Now, the company says you can "pre-register" for the HQ Trivia app for Android over on the Google Play store , but there's no word on an actual release date. Currently, the minimum cash prize has bee...

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