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Huawei overtakes Apple to become world's 2nd biggest smartphone maker

Huawei overtakes Apple to become world's 2nd biggest smartphone maker

While Samsung is still in a comfortable first place, the Koreans have managed to sell 73 million units, however, a decrease of 8% over 2017. Huawei grew massively, and while 54.2 million shipments...

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WhatsApp finally introduces group video chat

WhatsApp finally introduces group video chat

Following this, you will see a button at the top-right corner of the screen that will let you add another participant to the call. WhatsApp is one of the world's most downloaded instant messaging ...

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Upcoming iPad Pro To Remove Headphone Jack, Add Notch

The same report also says that the new tablets will be smaller, and Apple will introduce FaceID albeit only in portrait mode. It looks like Apple plans to retain the notch on the new iPhones. iPhones ...

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Xbox Live Games with Gold for August 2018 revealed

Xbox Live Games with Gold for August 2018 revealed

Microsoft has announced its Games With Gold offerings for the month of August. All games will be available exclusively for Xbox Live Gold members for a limited time as part of Games with Gold ....

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Resident Evil 2 Collector's Edition Unveiled with Leon Figurine

Resident Evil 2 Collector's Edition Unveiled with Leon Figurine

The Deluxe Edition, priced $69.99 for North America, will come with two extra costumes for Leon ("Arklay Sheriff" and "Noir"), three costumes for Claire ("Elza Walker", "Military", and "Noir"), the "S...

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NY moves to kick out state's largest cable provider

NY moves to kick out state's largest cable provider

Commission Chairman John Rhodes said Charter's "deliberate and sustained failure to perform.is simply not serving" the population meant to benefit from the merger . NY will not tolerate Charter's ga...

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Northern California wildfire 'taking down everything in its path'

Northern California wildfire 'taking down everything in its path'

The so-called Cranston Fire, which erupted Wednesday in the San Jacinto Mountains east of Los Angeles , turned into a wall of flame that torched timber and tinder-dry brush. Journalists at the Record...

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Samsung announces video preview of new Galaxy device next week

Samsung announces video preview of new Galaxy device next week

The following short teaser hints at a battery life that, according to Samsung, will last longer than competitions out there in the market. Recent rumors claim that the phone could be called the Ga...

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Evacuations Ordered In Southwest Idyllwild Over Fast-Moving Cranston Fire

Massive amounts of smoke were seen rising from the San Jacinto Mountains as an airplane dropped retardant on the fire, a video posted Wednesday night by Twitter user Captain Woody shows. The 43,300-ac...

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Samsung announces 'unbreakable' OLED displays for phones

Samsung announces 'unbreakable' OLED displays for phones

If you balked at the word "plastic", I'm with you, but Samsung says that the plastic should look and feel similar to glass. It's been certified as unbreakable by UL - Underwriters Laboratories , an...

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Facebook wants to launch own Internet satellite

Facebook wants to launch own Internet satellite

The said project is considered ingenious in efficiently providing internet access to underserved and unserved areas throughout the world. Connecting remote parts of the world and bringing the entire g...

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To stop phishing, Google gave security keys to all employees

To stop phishing, Google gave security keys to all employees

Instead, the key plugs directly into an employee's work machine via USB-A or USB-C port, with the worker then tapping a button on the key to sign in. Google told KrebsOnSecurity that none of its...

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Google & Samsung Devices Best Apple’s iPhones When It Comes To Internet Speeds

Google & Samsung Devices Best Apple’s iPhones When It Comes To Internet Speeds

The iPhone X downloaded data on a 29.7 Mbp average based on 603,000 tests. The company's previous X16 LTE modem, which made its debut more than two years ago, was shown to be outperforming the Inte...

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Rumor: Here's the Scoop on Microsoft's Two Upcoming Consoles

Rumor: Here's the Scoop on Microsoft's Two Upcoming Consoles

Usually consoles are released within 12 months of their initial announcement date, so next year should yield some more information about both the Xbox Scarlett and the PlayStation 5. The idea is...

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Fortnite Patch v5.10 Adds a New SMG, Birthday Goodies and More

Fortnite Patch v5.10 Adds a New SMG, Birthday Goodies and More

Manage to complete all three challenges, and you'll unlock a " Birthday Cake Back Bling ". When you have done this for all ten cakes you have completed that challenge and unlock a birthday-themed sp...

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Nintendo Suing ROM Sites For $100 Million Damages

Nintendo Suing ROM Sites For $100 Million Damages

Nintendo , in a move that escalates its fight against piracy, has filed a lawsuit against LoveROMs and LoveRETRO, two of the more popular websites for hosting ROMs of old Nintendo console game...

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Fallout 76 beta due in October

Fallout 76 beta due in October

In a post on the Bethesda community forums on Monday, community administrator Jurassica announced that the beta will kick off in October, two months before the game's launch. In Fallout 76 , players ...

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Xiaomi Mi A2, Mi A2 Lite launched: Price, specifications and features

Xiaomi Mi A2, Mi A2 Lite launched: Price, specifications and features

Xiaomi will be launching Mi A2 and a light version of its second generation Xiaomi Android One series, Mi A2 Lite . Clearly, the Mi A2 Lite is a lot more expensive than the the Mi A1 but take...

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Uber, Lyft suspend driver who secretly recorded passengers

Uber, Lyft suspend driver who secretly recorded passengers

He also drove for Lyft , which the Post-Dispatch said terminated its partnership with him. Nearly all have been streamed to his channel on the live video website Twitch , where he goes by the user...

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Sony IMX586 image sensor for smartphones announced

Sony IMX586 image sensor for smartphones announced

Sony's IMX586 sensor should appear in smartphones as of next year, as the company is now planning on shipping samples in September for 3,000 yen ($27) each. But Sony combines the sensor with Baye...

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