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Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) is getting updated with Android 8.1 Oreo!

Samsung Galaxy J5 (2017) is getting updated with Android 8.1 Oreo!

In addition, the phone has dual rear cameras as well. The Samsung Galaxy A8 Star price in India has been set at Rs. 34,990. Samsung hasn't revealed pricing yet though, given the slightly large...

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Girl In Intensive Care After Setting Self On Fire For Viral Challenge

Girl In Intensive Care After Setting Self On Fire For Viral Challenge

She woke up to the sound of an explosion and saw her daughter running down the hall, on fire. Owens said she was blown away by the response but that it was sorely needed. 12-year-old Timiyah Landers i...

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HTC officially cuts the cord on HTC Vive

HTC officially cuts the cord on HTC Vive

Either way, the installation process should take only a few minutes, according to the OEM, and will require users to install a PCI-e card on their computers along with a sensor for wireless communicat...

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Beastly NVIDIA RTX 2080 Ti Brings 6X Performance — Time to Upgrade

Beastly NVIDIA RTX 2080 Ti Brings 6X Performance — Time to Upgrade

As Forbes reports, the the GTX 1080 Ti will boost its CUDA cores from 3,584 to 4,352, up 21 percent. But the Founders Edition of the cards are not really as cheap. For further information stay con...

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Huawei banned from 5G mobile infrastructure rollout in Australia

Huawei banned from 5G mobile infrastructure rollout in Australia

Like their U.S. counterparts, Australian security authorities have for months anxious Huawei's ties to the Chinese government opened a possibility that its equipment could be used for espionage, drawi...

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Samsung launches Galaxy Note 9 in India, available from August 24

Samsung launches Galaxy Note 9 in India, available from August 24

The 42mm model comes in Midnight Black and Rose gold colours, while the 46mm Galaxy Watch LTE is only available in Silver now. The phone weighs in at 201g and measures 8.8mm which is a little thic...

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Russian hackers targeted US Senate, think tanks

Russian hackers targeted US Senate, think tanks

Senate. It said it's notified and is working with the affected organizations. The International Republican Institute and the Hudson Institute are GOP think-tanks which have openly criticized T...

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Microsoft takes another whack at killing off Windows Phone 8.x

Microsoft takes another whack at killing off Windows Phone 8.x

But the tech giant Microsoft understands that it is time to evolve, and so has now announced that it will stop distributing new apps dedicated to Windows 8 .x and Windows Phone 8 .x already on O...

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Huawei gets caught passing off DSLR shots for smartphone clicks

Huawei gets caught passing off DSLR shots for smartphone clicks

But as you can see from the image below, it's quite clear that the supposed "fun selfie" that was captured using the Nova 3 was in fact a carefully created shot captured on a DSLR, complete with a p...

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Over 1,000 Google workers protest censored China search

Over 1,000 Google workers protest censored China search

But according to the reports last month, the company is working in a secret way on a new search service for China known as "Dragonfly" internally. Rumors of the Chinese-based search engine have circ...

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Nokia 6.1 Plus to be Flipkart exclusive

Nokia 6.1 Plus to be Flipkart exclusive

The device runs on Android 8.0 Oreo operating system, powered with the 2.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 Octa Core Processor for smooth functionality and a power-packed system. As much as we wish that "...

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New Nvidia gaming chips aim to boost realism of graphics

New Nvidia gaming chips aim to boost realism of graphics

Following the flagship card is the GeForce RTX 2080 , which comes with 2,944 CUDA cores and 8GB of GDDR6 with a 14Gbps memory speed and 448GB/s bandwidth. Going into more details, Metro Exodus will...

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Here's how Battlefield 5 looks with Nvidia RTX effects

Here's how Battlefield 5 looks with Nvidia RTX effects

But before we go on, ray-tracing for the uninitiated is a rendering technique that traces the path of light rays that illuminates an entire scene; that includes the reflection of reflections in reflec...

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Ads are coming to your Fortnite, Overwatch streams on Twitch Prime

Ads are coming to your Fortnite, Overwatch streams on Twitch Prime

To no one's surprise, some users are upset and pointing out that the ad-free viewing experience has been a central benefit to the whole program. Any renewals paid for after that date, either on a mo...

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Three teens charged after Blaxland fire, NSW

Three teens charged after Blaxland fire, NSW

As dozens of fires burned out of control across the state's east coast on Wednesday, three 16-year-old boys allegedly lit a fire at the base of a cliff near Wattlecliffe Drive at Blaxland. "We haven't...

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Apple will release MacBook available this year

Apple will release MacBook available this year

And although Apple will keep selling the iPad Mini 4, the Digitimes sources say the company has no plans of updating the diminutive slate. TrendForce therefore expects MacBook shipments to aga...

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Bow Before The 8sec 50th Anniversary Ford Mustang Cobra Jet

Bow Before The 8sec 50th Anniversary Ford Mustang Cobra Jet

Of course "production" is being used loosely, here; yes, you can order the turnkey race auto straight from Ford directly, but the automaker is turning out just 68 examples, to celebrate the year the...

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Mobile to Sell the OnePlus 6T in the US This Fall

Perhaps unsurprisingly, the so-called "Uncarrier" T-Mobile US is the partner OnePlus has come to an agreement with, and the magenta-coloured network provider will sell the OnePlus 6T when it launche...

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Motorola’s new mid-range P30 phone looks almost identical to the Huawei P20

Motorola’s new mid-range P30 phone looks almost identical to the Huawei P20

Motorola has even had the guts to equip the P30 with a default wallpaper that's near identical Apple's default wallpaper for the iPhone X (below). Commenting on the similarity between the Motorol...

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Send confidential emails that self destruct with Gmail on mobile

Confidential Mode sends emails that self-destruct after a given length of time. Google rolled out an update with Confidential Mode for Gmail users on Desktop back in May and now the feature mad...

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