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New internet satellite to be launched by Facebook in 2019

New internet satellite to be launched by Facebook in 2019

The emails show that the social network wants to launch Athena , its own internet satellite , in early 2019. Both SpaceX and OneWeb aim to beam internet down via satellite to underserved communi...

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Samsung Galaxy Watch leaks online courtesy of, er, Samsung

Samsung Galaxy Watch leaks online courtesy of, er, Samsung

Samsung's new GPU design is reportedly being led by Dr. Chien-Ping Lu, a veteran of the graphics chip design industry. "The only question is where and when Samsung's GPU will show up". If you'll rec...

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All 10 birthday cake locations to complete Fortnite challenge

All 10 birthday cake locations to complete Fortnite challenge

You'll also find birthday llamas spread throughout the map that contain weapons and heroes from previous events. The event will entail a bonus set of three challenges that upon completion will rewar...

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Xiaomi Mi A2 and A2 Lite Launched

Xiaomi Mi A2 and A2 Lite Launched

It also remains to be seen if this potential market disruptor will perhaps mark Xiaomi's long overdue expansion to the United States in the near future. At the front end, the device receives a 20MP ...

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Uber, Lyft suspend driver who recorded St. Louis passengers

Uber, Lyft suspend driver who recorded St. Louis passengers

Gargac, who goes by the name JustSmurf on Twitch , regularly records the interior of his auto while working for Uber and Lyft with a camera in the front of the vehicle, allowing viewers to see the fa...

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Sony reveals 'monstrous' 48 megapixel sensor

Sony reveals 'monstrous' 48 megapixel sensor

For those who don't know, Sony produces a lot of the sensors that go into smartphone cameras, with numerous leading phones choosing Sony sensors to power their cameras - in fact, Sony sells a ...

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Google will abandon Android: named for the approximate time

Google will abandon Android: named for the approximate time

Trump slapped tariffs on steel and aluminium imported from the European Union , and is considering extending these to include imported cars. It is a view within the Google that with Fuchsia , an ...

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Fortnite’s first birthday means free stuff for players

Fortnite’s first birthday means free stuff for players

Completing all three challenges will get you a birthday cake back bling, an appropriately tasty-looking cake with lit candles. "This collection will be a true celebration of Fortnite's incredibl...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 could be the last Note

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 could be the last Note

This could be a combination of capitalizing on the Galaxy name as well as removing some potential confusion around the Gear branding that Samsung has been using for most devices that are not smartphon...

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Loon's first commercial internet balloon deal is in Kenya

Loon's first commercial internet balloon deal is in Kenya

It uses high-flying balloons powered by on-board solar panels as Wi-Fi carriers to deliver signals from above . This will be Loon's first commercial service in Africa after successful test and de...

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EU order against Google opens new doors for mobile industry

EU order against Google opens new doors for mobile industry

This has been the biggest fine handed to a company from any US, Chinese or other antitrust agency. The move is the latest example of the European Union taking action to rein in a sector that has been ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 press renders and hands-on images leaked online

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 press renders and hands-on images leaked online

We are quite sure that, as time progresses, much more accurate copies of the Galaxy Note 9 will pop out of the woodworks. Despite the name change from Gear to Galaxy, the incoming smartwatch will ru...

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Apple unveils its latest emojis on World Emoji Day

Apple unveils its latest emojis on World Emoji Day

There will be more than 70 emoji in total coming to iOS 12 later this year, including emoji to represent redheads, people with grey hair, and no hair - all available in a variety of skin tones. Appl...

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OnePlus Gallery Gets Video Editing Tools and More via Latest Update

OnePlus Gallery Gets Video Editing Tools and More via Latest Update

These features were already on the Gallery app that was included on the latest OnePlus handset when it launched, or were added to the Gallery app via a subsequent OTA update. First spotted by Andro...

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Multiplayer and Blackout Betas Revealed

Two betas will be held for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 , and the first is the multiplayer beta . Which maps and modes are in the "Black Ops 4" beta? . New Specialists will be playable along wit...

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'Hell No on Kavanaugh': Left-Wing Protesters Blast Trump Supreme Court Pick

'Hell No on Kavanaugh': Left-Wing Protesters Blast Trump Supreme Court Pick

Judge Kavanaugh got the nomination because he passed this litmus test, not because he'll be an impartial judge on behalf of all Americans. If Roe v. The irony is, originalist Supreme Court justices...

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New Hearthstone Expansion The Boomsday Project Release Date and Theme Announced

New Hearthstone Expansion The Boomsday Project Release Date and Theme Announced

The Boomsday Project is a way for Dr. Boom to vent his anger at other races for disturbing him during his scientific experiments (which involves making bombs, mostly). Well, one and a half to be mo...

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Instagram Stories getting more interactive with new ‘Question Sticker’ conversation starters

Instagram Stories getting more interactive with new ‘Question Sticker’ conversation starters

For example, in the screenshot above, you could roast the story-poster in as much excruciating detail as you'd like. If you're on auto-app update then you're good and it's already available when you...

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Apple Updates Touch Bar MacBook Pro with 32 GB RAM, New Keyboard

Apple Updates Touch Bar MacBook Pro with 32 GB RAM, New Keyboard

Meanwhile, the MacBook Pro can be updated with macOS Mojave, the latest version of macOS, this fall. On Thursday that revision arrived. Lastly, the new MacBook Pros come with Apple's third...

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'Fortnite' Season 5 launches with new areas, all-terrain golf cart

'Fortnite' Season 5 launches with new areas, all-terrain golf cart

It looks like a sort of off-road golf kart, which is no less than you'd expect from Fortnite . Dropping in there could be a death sentence for newer players and with Season 5 officially kicked off,...

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Samsung to launch Galaxy S10 Plus with five cameras

Samsung to launch Galaxy S10 Plus with five cameras

This is apparently what the Note 9 will look like. If you're a Samsung fan and it's excitement you're looking for, you've already stopped caring about the Galaxy Note 9 and turned your attention t...

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Wimbledon men’s final won’t move if England make the World Cup final

Wimbledon men’s final won’t move if England make the World Cup final

But after Centre Court was left two-thirds empty during England's quarter-final match against Sweden last week, the ban has been negotiated and lifted. Federer, 36, could be playing for a ninth All ...

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IOS 11.4.1's New Passcode Cracking Prevention Feature Can Be Bypassed: ElcomSoft

IOS 11.4.1's New Passcode Cracking Prevention Feature Can Be Bypassed: ElcomSoft

Unfortunately, a security firm has already found a loophole to get around the feature. The way it works is that when an hour has lapsed without the iPhone or iPad being unlocked with a passcode , t...

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The cheap Surface-branded iPad rival you wanted is a Go

The cheap Surface-branded iPad rival you wanted is a Go

In a bid to revive itself in the budget-friendly tablet market, Microsoft has announced the Surface Go tablet. However, the Intel Pentium Gold Processor 4415Y (which sits just below Core M...

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Netflix Introduces Smart Downloads

Netflix Introduces Smart Downloads

But the problem with the feature as it stood was that you had to manually download each episode in a series. That's where smart downloading comes in. The feature is now available on Android phones a...

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Samsung’s biggest factory will be inaugurated in India today

Samsung’s biggest factory will be inaugurated in India today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday inaugurated Samsung's phone factory in Uttar Pradesh's Noida , dubbed as the "world's largest mobile factory". I...

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Apple remembers colors exist in time for its 2018 iPhone lineup

Apple remembers colors exist in time for its 2018 iPhone lineup

The entry-level 6.1-inch LCD iPhone will apparently debut in grey, white, blue, red and orange. In fact, Apple called the device "the most colorful iPhone yet" when it was released in 2013. These co...

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Shenmue and Shenmue 2 hits shelves this summer

Shenmue and Shenmue 2 hits shelves this summer

A physical edition is also available for pre-order, and will feature a double-sided poster and reversible artwork. Fans will be happy to know that they will be able to play through the first two Shen...

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Facebook shuts down Hello, Moves and tbh apps

Facebook shuts down Hello, Moves and tbh apps

Net up is tbh (to be honest), an anonymous social media app for teens which Facebook acquired only a year ago. While Google seems to hold onto apps long after they've failed to take off ( witnes...

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Google Gmail Inboxes Can Be Read by Software Developers

Google Gmail Inboxes Can Be Read by Software Developers

Thompson said. "What you don't want is you don't want an app that you use to organize your inbox more efficiently which then sells your data to marketers or then sells it to hedge funds for inve...

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