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Essential turns focus to AI-driven phone with virtual agent

Essential turns focus to AI-driven phone with virtual agent

The device will also be able to make phone calls as well. Essential is still alive, and it's reportedly working on a new device. There were reports of a home speaker in the making but it was can...

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Stardew Valley Heads to iPhone

Stardew Valley Heads to iPhone

The iOS version launches on October 24 for $7.99. Because, I know that I just don't have enough time to apply myself to Stardew Valley as much as I'd like. "For a quick update on where it's at, the...

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Google + security bug disclosed, service to be shut down

Google + security bug disclosed, service to be shut down

However, we ran a detailed analysis over the two weeks prior to patching the bug , and from that analysis, the Profiles of up to 500,000 Google + accounts were potentially affected. The review found...

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What marketers are saying about Facebook’s new Portal video chat devices

What marketers are saying about Facebook’s new Portal video chat devices

On the heels of last week's new Nearby Friends mapping feature announcement , Facebook revealed that they're following the leads of other tech giants such as Google and Snapchat and expanding int...

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Samsung Unveils the 4-Camera, Midrange Galaxy A9

Samsung Unveils the 4-Camera, Midrange Galaxy A9

Today, this device is finally available for purchase in Malaysia and it can be yours for RM1,299. Three colorways are available: Caviar Black, Lemonade Blue, and Bubblegum Pink, with the latter two ...

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Samsung's triple-camera Galaxy A7 (2018) is now available in Malaysia

Samsung's triple-camera Galaxy A7 (2018) is now available in Malaysia

This setup includes a 24MP main sensor with f/1.7 aperture, an 8MP 120-degree ultra wide-angle lens with f/2.4 aperture, a 10MP telephoto lens with 2x optical zoom and a 5MP depth sensor. Beyond the c...

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Google drops out of Pentagon’s $10 billion cloud competition

Google drops out of Pentagon’s $10 billion cloud competition

Google won't bid to renew its Project Maven contract with the Pentagon after it expires in 2019. The bid was for an initiative at the Pentagon known as the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastru...

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World’s first smartphone with a quad camera setup on the back

The third camera is the main 24MP sensor with a wide f/1.7 aperture, while the fourth camera is a 5MP sensor with an f/2.2 aperture. Samsung has also included a number of flagship features in its ...

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Ignore even more phone calls with Google's 'call screen' feature

Ignore even more phone calls with Google's 'call screen' feature

The display on Pixel 3 stands at 5.5-inch and while compared to its larger sibling, it looks slightly toned down, which is understandable. The speakers are located on the front of the device, allo...

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Huawei Mate 20X Gaming Smartphone to Launch on Oct 16

Huawei Mate 20X Gaming Smartphone to Launch on Oct 16

These processors are used both in Huawei and Honor smartphones, with flagship handsets from Huawei getting the Kirin 970 until now. The Mate 20 Pro sports a traditional-looking notch design to h...

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PSN Name Changes Confirmed, Coming to PlayStation Preview Program Soon

PSN Name Changes Confirmed, Coming to PlayStation Preview Program Soon

PSN users will also have the option to show their old ID alongside the new one, to make the transition more visible to online friends. Sony says the feature is "only compatible with PS4 games original...

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Pixel 3 XL On Sale In Hong Kong Ahead Of Launch

Pixel 3 XL On Sale In Hong Kong Ahead Of Launch

Alphabet Inc's Google launched the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL at its annual hardware event "Made by Google ", along with a Google Home Hub , a new Pixel Slate tablet and and Pixel Stand...

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Google is Shutting Down Google+, Admits Low Consumer Adoption

Google is Shutting Down Google+, Admits Low Consumer Adoption

And an internal memo noted that while there wasn't any evidence of misuse on behalf of developers, there wasn't a way to know for sure whether any misuse took place. Google CEO Sundar Pichai was alleg...

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Black Ops 4 Has 14 Multiplayer Maps at Launch

Black Ops 4 Has 14 Multiplayer Maps at Launch

This is just the size needed to complete the installation, though, and once the process is complete it will go back down to the 55 GB requirement. Most notably, however, is the size of the day one u...

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Microsoft Fixes and Explains Lost Files Issue with Windows 10 Version 1809

Microsoft Fixes and Explains Lost Files Issue with Windows 10 Version 1809

The root cause of this issue, as it turns out, is the " Known Folder Redirection" feature that when enabled, moved files from folders such as Documents, Pictures, Desktop, Camera Roll, Screenshots Vi...

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Apple exterminates several bugs with today's release of iOS 12.0.1

Yes, that means today's update officially squashes the " Chargegate " bug. The bug seemed to impact iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max models, though not all 2018 handsets were affected. If you've been...

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Google Shuts Down Google

Google Shuts Down Google

The breach happened after a software glitch in the site gave outside developers potential access to private profile data including names, email addresses, birth dates, genders, occupations and more ....

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Google Pixel Slate: What to expect for this Chrome OS tablet

Google Pixel Slate: What to expect for this Chrome OS tablet

The day Google is set to ignore the fact that we know damn near everything about the Pixel 3 (and related devices ) already , thanks to the incredible number of major leaks that have occurred ov...

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New Google phone to test Apple

New Google phone to test Apple

So here's everything we know about the Pixel 3 , Pixel 3 XL and some other expected products that could be announced later today. By the way, the design will always have a "chin" and will not be ...

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Intel's New 9th-Gen Core Lineup Boasts 5GHz Clock Speeds

Intel's New 9th-Gen Core Lineup Boasts 5GHz Clock Speeds

Intel has finally officially confirmed the existence of the Core i9-9900K, its first eight-core/16-thread mainstream CPU that will be the flagship part of the new 9th Gen Intel Core mainstream desk...

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