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Samsung Galaxy S10, Foldable Phone Could End Company's 'Struggling Status'

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Samsung Electronics is all set to introduce the 10th edition of its Galaxy S series of flagship smartphones and its very first foldable smartphone early next year. And for Samsung Mobile chief Koh Dong-jin, the launch of the two high-end…

Friday, Nov 16

Sharp Aquos R2 Compact Announced With Two Display Notches

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Sharp has launched a new smartphone called the Aquos R2 Compact and it is the very first Android phone to arrive with two notches on its display. The notches are located on the top and bottom portion of the display, with the latter being…

Thursday, Nov 15

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Black Friday 2018: Best Walmart Pre-Black Friday Tech Deals

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You don't have wait any longer to get in on the 2018 Black Friday deals at Walmart (WMT). The company has launched its Pre-Black Friday sale with plenty of tech discounts on your favorite items. With new products being added online every…

Tuesday, Nov 6

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Apple AirPods 2 Receive Bluetooth 5.0 Certification, Might Have New Wellness Features

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Apple has already launched new iPad Pros and Macs, but the company still hasn't announced the upgraded version of its AirPods wireless headphones. However, a newly uncovered regulatory filing may be hinting that the AirPods 2 could be…

115 Facebook, Instagram Accounts Blocked For 'Inauthentic Behavior' Day Before Midterm Elections

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Prior to the midterm elections, Facebook, Inc. announced late Monday it identified “coordinated inauthentic behavior” and blocked 115 Facebook and Instagram accounts after United States law-enforcement officials warned about online…

Monday, Nov 5

Over 200 British Airways Passengers Stranded For 3 Days During 'Chaotic' Journey

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Over 200 passengers were left stranded for 90 hours due to multiple flight delays in their “journey from hell” in a British Airways aircraft, reports said Sunday. Passengers of British Airways (BA) flight 2036 were scheduled to fly from…

Tuesday, Oct 30

OnePlus 6T Announced With Smaller Notch, In-Display Fingerprint Sensor

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The OnePlus 6T has officially been announced and it's basically the OnePlus 6 with a couple of upgrades. One of the biggest changes on the OnePlus 6T is the addition of a fingerprint scanner underneath its display. The OnePlus 6T comes…

Saturday, Oct 27

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Microsoft Overtakes Amazon As Second Most Valuable US Company

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SAN FRANCISCO - Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) regained its spot as the second most valuable U.S. company on Friday after a disappointing quarterly report from Amazon.com (AMZN.O) wiped $65 billion off the online retailer's market capitalization.…

Friday, Oct 26

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Who Is Andy Rubin? Android Founder Denies Sexual Misconduct Claims At Google

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Google allegedly protected the creator of the Android mobile software, Andy Rubin, by keeping silent about a misconduct claim, paying him $90 million and giving him a hero's farewell when he left the company in October 2014, reports said.…

Thursday, Oct 25

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Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 Arrives With Sliding Mechanism To Hide Front Cameras

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Xiaomi has officially announced the Mi Mix 3 that features a slider to hide the front-facing cameras and deliver a true bezel-less design. The Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is also one of the first Android phones to arrive with 10GB of RAM. The Xiaomi…

Wednesday, Oct 24

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'Fortnite' v6.20 Update: Fortnitemares Event Launched With New Skin, Cube Monsters

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Epic Games has released the v6.20 update of “Fortnite” that launches the Fortnitemares limited time event in celebration of Halloween. The update also adds new skins, weapons and Cube Monsters to the battle royale map.

Tuesday, Oct 23

Epic Games Delays Free-To-Play Version Of 'Fortnite Save The World'

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“Fortnite” has become huge in terms of popularity thanks to its free-to-play battle royale mode. The game's “Save The World” story mode isn't as popular and Epic Games wants to give it the free-to-play treatment. However, the developer has…

Monday, Oct 22

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Elon Musk Says Boring Company's California Test Tunnel Will Open To Public Soon

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Elon Musk has been the subject of public scrutiny for his comments on Twitter, but on Sunday the Tesla CEO used the social network to share a positive development. Musk announced on the site that The Boring Company will open the first test…

Saturday, Oct 20

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Google News: Tech Giant To Charge Android Partners Up To $40 Per Device For Apps: Source

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BRUSSELS/SAN FRANCISCO - Alphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) Google will charge hardware firms up to $40 per device to use its apps under a new licensing system to replace one that the European Union this year deemed anti-competitive, a person…

Wednesday, Oct 17

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Facebook News: Lawsuit Accuses Social Network Of Hiding Inflated Video Ad Metrics

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Facebook has faced pressure for potentially misleading publishers about advertising metrics. A lawsuit filed Tuesday in California has put the issue back in the spotlight. Las Vegas-based marketing agency Crowd Siren added additional…

Saturday, Oct 13

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Facebook Now Says Data Breach Affected 29 Million Users, Details Impact

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Cyber attackers stole data from 29 million Facebook accounts using an automated program that moved from one friend to the next, Facebook Inc (FB.O) announced on Friday, as the social media company said its largest-ever data theft hit fewer…

Friday, Oct 12

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Facebook Rolling Out New 3D Photos Feature

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Facebook has begun rolling out a new feature that allow users to post 3D photos in their News Feed. The new feature works by using AI to bring depth to 2D images taken in Portrait Mode using Apple's iPhones. Facebook's 3D photos feature…

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New iPad Pro, Apple Pencil Release Date Imminent? Device Registrations Leak

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New evidence suggesting the imminent release of new iPad Pro tablets and an upgraded Apple Pencil has surfaced online. It's now been revealed that Apple registered new iPad models and a new Bluetooth device with China's Ministry of…

Tuesday, Oct 9

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2018 iPad Pro Will Have USB-C Port, 4K HDR Video Output Capability

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Apple just released the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, but the tech giant might also be preparing to launch the 2018 version of the iPad Pro. A new report claims that the new iPad Pro models will arrive with a USB Type-C port, so they could…

Friday, Oct 5

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Facebook Doing Internal Damage Control After Exec Supports Brett Kavanaugh

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As the United States Senate votes to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court on Friday morning, one major tech firm is dealing with an internal struggle regarding the controversial judge's hearing last Thursday. Top Facebook…

Thursday, Oct 4

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Samsung Foldable Smartphone Referenced In Unreleased Android Pie Build For Galaxy S9

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The latest and unreleased Android Pie firmware for the Galaxy S9 includes references to Samsung's rumored foldable smartphone. The firmware files may have also revealed the name for Qualcomm's successor to the Snapdragon 845 processor.…

Wednesday, Oct 3

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What Is Amazon Fire TV? 4K Streaming Device Competes With Roku, Apple TV

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Amazon has expanded from an online bookstore to an e-commerce behemoth, with lucrative business initiatives in several different sectors. That includes, video streaming, through both its Prime Video streaming service and its Fire TV…

Monday, Oct 1

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Google, Ubisoft Partner For 'Assassin's Creed Odyssey' Chrome Stream Test

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One of the biggest upcoming video games of the busy holiday release season will be entirely playable from within a Google Chrome browser. Google and publisher Ubisoft announced Monday that select participants will be able to stream…

Thursday, Sep 27

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Amazon Opens 4-Star Retail Store With Highly Rated, Top-Selling Products

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Amazon (AMZN) is stepping even further into brick-and-mortar retail operations. The e-commerce firm founded by Jeff Bezos announced Wednesday that it had opened a new kind of retail outlet in New York City's SoHo neighborhood called Amazon…

Wednesday, Sep 26

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WhatsApp Co-Founder Says He 'Sold Users' Privacy' In Facebook Acquisition

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Brian Acton, the co-founder of cross-platform messaging app WhatsApp, has largely been out of the public eye since he left Facebook more than a year ago. In a wide-ranging interview with Forbes, Acton spoke candidly about his time with…

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Sony Announces Cross-Play Open Beta For 'Fortnite' On PS4

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Sony Interactive Entertainment has announced that it's finally bringing extended cross-play to “Fortnite” on the PlayStation 4. The company also said that cross-play functionality is available to everyone starting today as part of an open…

Tuesday, Sep 25

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Yellowstone Grizzly Bears On Endangered Species List Again After Judge Stops Hunt

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On Monday, a U.S. judge reinstated legal protections for grizzly bears living in and around Yellowstone National Park, blocking the hunt planned by the Trump administration. If allowed, it would have been the first hunt planned in the…

Monday, Sep 24

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Facebook News: Social Network Sued By Former Content Moderator

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In recent years, Facebook has enacted increased measures to protect its users from content that is violent, sexually inappropriate or otherwise objectionable in any way. One of the contract employees responsible for weeding through that…

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Apple News: Tech Giant And Salesforce Announce Partnership To Incorporate iOS Features Into Apps

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A week after launching its newest line of iPhones, Apple announced a new partnership that will make extensive use of some of the features available on its new phones. The tech giant on Monday announced it would join forces with cloud…

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'Devil May Cry 5' Microtransactions: Same-Level Revives Have Increasing Prices

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Now that Capcom has confirmed that “Devil May Cry 5” is going to have microtransactions, fans may be wondering about the number of Red Orbs needed by players to activate the revive feature within a level. There's already information about…