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Facebook's Augmented Reality Strategy Finally Goes Beyond Just Copying Snap

Friends who don't have Oculus Rift- and the headset is pretty expensive at around £500 - can be added to the conversation through video chat on Facebook Messenger. Zuckerberg, addressing developer...

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Police officer who shot and killed Texas teen is fired

Initially, it was reported that an officer fired on the auto Jordan Edwards was riding in because it was reversing in an " aggressive manner " toward a police vehicle. I rushed to get information ou...

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Microsoft's Surface Book has a fabric keyboard

Unlike the rest of the portable members of the Surface family, the Surface Laptop is not a 2-in-1 hybrid device, instead offering a fixed, thin, clamshell design. Meanwhile, Microsoft will also ...

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Facebook profit jumps as user base nears 2 billion

Next quarter, Facebook is expected to reach the milestone of 2 billion monthly active users after adding 80 million in the first quarter for a total of 1.94 billion. "We don't know how much ad load ...

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Respawn announces Titanfall Assault for mobile platforms

Respawn announces Titanfall Assault for mobile platforms

Although no release date is now given for Titanfall Assault , Respawn does give potential players the option to sign up to pre-registration on its website, and any interested parties will then be not...

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Google warns of phishing scam that impersonates Google Docs

Google tweeted it is deactivating accounts that caused the problem. Google asks anyone who encounters a fraudulent email to report it in Gmail. "It's probably also a good idea to reset your p...

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Apple "Finalizing" Design for Siri-based Amazon Echo Competitor

Amazon's newly-announced Echo Look uses the company's Alexa AI to take photos and videos of you and make judgements on outfits. With its built-in camera , Echo Look will be able to snap full-l...

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Amazon's Echo Look: Alexa becomes a fashion stylist

Amazon's Echo Look: Alexa becomes a fashion stylist

Like the other Amazon voice-enabled assistants Echo Look users can ask "Alexa" and converse with the device , but it also features a camera so it can "watch" as well as "listen" to them. The d...

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Rat Head transplant test leading to human head transplant

Rat Head transplant test leading to human head transplant

Despite widespread scepticism in the scientific community, Prof Canavero said a brain transplant had "many advantages". Ren was also a member of the team that performed the first successful hand tra...

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Acer Switch 5 preview: The silent Surface killer?

Acer Switch 5 preview: The silent Surface killer?

The hinge is a one-touch design and's auto-retractable and only requires one hand to operate. It's the best of the lineup, with an aluminum case, Intel's Kaby Lake processors, an NVIDIA GeForce GTX ...

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Bethesda's E3 2017 Invitation Seems to Be Teasing Two Game Reveals

Bethesda's E3 2017 Invitation Seems to Be Teasing Two Game Reveals

Interestingly, two of the park's sections are marked as "Under Construction". All the listed games are speculated to be right around the corner at this year's E3, but what happened if there are othe...

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Uttar Pradesh Police arrests 'ISI spy' from Faizabad

Uttar Pradesh Police arrests 'ISI spy' from Faizabad

The ATS teams detained Altaf from his house on Wednesday evening and are interrogating him. The man has been identified as Aftab Ali and hails from the Khwaspura village of Faizabad, the UP ATS said...

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Darksiders 3 officially announced

Darksiders 3 officially announced

At present, the Amazon listing suggests that the game might be released sometime around December 2018, but that seems to be a placeholder date that the retailer uses for certain products with unoffici...

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Apple -1.8% as revenues, iPhones miss, despite returns boost

Apple -1.8% as revenues, iPhones miss, despite returns boost

Adding a billion dollars to a business in one year isn't bad, though analysts had expected Apple to hit $7.06 billion. Fiscal second quarter iPhone sales also fell short of the 51.2 million iPhone...

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Bank of America Corp Lowers Shopify Inc (US) (SHOP) to Underperform

Price targets show what analysts believes a stock will be worth at the end of a certain time period. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under...

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Apple (AAPL) Misses Q2 iPhone Sales Estimates, 50.8 Million Units Sold

Apple (AAPL) Misses Q2 iPhone Sales Estimates, 50.8 Million Units Sold

In a brand new research report that you might want to take with a huge grain of salt, a new report from analysts at Deutsche Bank relays that the release of Apple's highly anticipated iPhone 8 m...

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'Death Stranding' spoilers: Hideo Kojima reveals more on Norman Reedus' character

'Death Stranding' spoilers: Hideo Kojima reveals more on Norman Reedus' character

He didn't get into specifics about Death Stranding , but confirmed that his team at Kojima Productions is now working with its engine, Decima, on tests for the game. "We're trying to see if what we c...

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Full Horizon Zero Dawn Patch 1.20 Changelog Revealed, Releasing Next Week

Full Horizon Zero Dawn Patch 1.20 Changelog Revealed, Releasing Next Week

Patch 1.20 is set to launch during the week of May 8, and it promises to pack a pretty cool punch. Horizon 1.20 will also feature many other minor updates, specifically asked for from the fan comm...

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WhatsApp Users lament as messaging service shuts down

WhatsApp Users lament as messaging service shuts down

WhatsApp is down. Yes, you read that right. Daily Star: WhatsApp is down and people are unable to send or receive chats or even load up conversations today, May 3, 2017, according to users. Wha...

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Valve improves Steam support transparency with stats

Valve improves Steam support transparency with stats

The page shows the most common request categories and their typical response times, giving you an idea of how long it'll be before Steam answers your query. We now end up with around 8,000 requests wa...

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