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The iPhone 8 launch in London was... muted

The iPhone 8 launch in London was... muted

The Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity actually doesn't turn off even if it indicates that the power is off. Why? So that users can still use features such as AirDrop, AirPlay, Apple Pencil,...

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Overwatch Permanent Ban System Goes Live Next Week

Overwatch Permanent Ban System Goes Live Next Week

Blizzard has released its latest update for Overwatch , which includes a new mechanic to fight "toxic" players . As part of Blizzard's ongoing efforts to create a more welcoming Overwatch enviro...

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Asteroid-bound spacecraft zips by Earth for gravity boost

Asteroid-bound spacecraft zips by Earth for gravity boost

Bennu also revolves around the sun, but its orbit is slightly tilted compared to Earth's, so it only crosses our path at two points during the year. The gravity assist will change OSIRIS-REx's traj...

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Apple's iPhone 8 sees muted launch

Apple's iPhone 8 sees muted launch

That compares with rises of 3, 4.1 and 6.1 per cent in the weeks after its flagship product launches in 2014, 2015 and 2016 respectively, according to data from Dow Jones. You already know what the iP...

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Intex Aqua Lion 2 priced INR 4599 launches in India

Intex Aqua Lion 2 priced INR 4599 launches in India

Intex today launched a new smartphone in its Aqua Lion Series. The smartphone is available across leading retail stores in the country. Devoted to the Intex-claimed establishment Gujarat Lions, t...

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Find and watch movies with 4K, HDR, or Dolby Vision

Find and watch movies with 4K, HDR, or Dolby Vision

The Apple TV 4K is not compatible with #Dolby Atmos surround sound format, which is a must-have for modern home theaters. The Verge raved about the Apple's 4K simplistic interface, bevy of a...

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Japan Deploys Missiles on Island After North Korea Launch

Japan Deploys Missiles on Island After North Korea Launch

Japan now has a two-step missile defense system. Two Air Force B-1B bombers from Andersen Air Force Base in Guam and four Marine Corps F-35B fighters from Iwakuni, Japan, combined with four South Ko...

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North Korea's Kim calls Trump 'mentally deranged,' hints at Pacific H-bomb

North Korea's Kim calls Trump 'mentally deranged,' hints at Pacific H-bomb

The exchange of super-heated rhetoric and unusually personal abuse between the adversaries will escalate tensions. Two recent ballistic missiles flew over Japan as Pyongyang advanced toward its goal...

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Apple iPhone 8 And iPhone 8 Plus Pre-Orders Begin In India

Apple iPhone 8 And iPhone 8 Plus Pre-Orders Begin In India

The Apple iPhones, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 has priced at Rs 64,000 and Rs 73,000. Offer 2: This is simply an exchange offer where you can get up to Rs. Jio is giving a 70 percent buyback guarantee whi...

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Apple Recognizes That The New Watch Series 3 Has Connectivity Problems

One thing that was emphasized during the debut was that you could now stream over 40 million songs on your wrist from Apple Music due to a cellular connection. While the Apple Watch series 3 is ou...

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Xiaomi Mi 7 Might Feature Wireless Charging

Xiaomi Mi 7 Might Feature Wireless Charging

Though Xiaomi has not officially announced it's joining the consortium, but as per a report by GSMArena , it has been spotted on the WPC member list on the official WPC website. One feature that wa...

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Giant extinct frog ate small dinosaurs, bite force research suggests

Giant extinct frog ate small dinosaurs, bite force research suggests

It's certainly intriguing to imagine Beelzebufo employing the same explosive ambush strategy as today's South American horned frogs: just replace snakes and rodents with unwary dino hatchlings. On...

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Vivo X20 and X20 Plus with dual rear cameras announced

Vivo X20 and X20 Plus with dual rear cameras announced

Further, a 3,245mAh battery backs up the device. Let's take a closer look at both the phones. Vivo X20 Plus has a bigger 6.43 inches display with Full HD resolution (2160 x 1080 pixels) with...

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Moto E4 Plus with 5000mAh Battery, Launched in Oxford Blue Colour

Moto E4 Plus with 5000mAh Battery, Launched in Oxford Blue Colour

The regular Moto X4 without any bells and whistles attached will also be sold in the USA, but dates and cost are unknown as of now. It now runs on Android 7.0 OS and fuelled by 3000mAh battery w...

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Nvidia Shield TV sans game controller will retail at $179.99

Nvidia Shield TV sans game controller will retail at $179.99

With all the hoo-hah surrounding the Apple TV 4K box you'd think it was the first set-top-box to adopt 4K HDR and Dolby Vision video streaming. Nvidia's own GeForce streaming service allows you to...

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Final Fantasy XV Comrades multiplayer expansion coming this October

Final Fantasy XV Comrades multiplayer expansion coming this October

Considering the pictures that are shown to the audience in the trailer, the new story update will be focusing on Lunafreya Nox Fleuret. Even though a majority of your time is spent undertaking team-ba...

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Junkertown won't be part of Overwatch Competitive Play for another week

Junkertown won't be part of Overwatch Competitive Play for another week

Overwatch Director Jeff Kaplan said in July that Blizzard was aware of the system's shortcomings and that harsher punishments were in the works . So far, the team has disciplined over 480,000 pl...

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'Extremely Irresponsible': Trump's UN Speech Shows 'Lack of Political Culture'

'Extremely Irresponsible': Trump's UN Speech Shows 'Lack of Political Culture'

Trump , who has a history of giving opponents insulting nicknames, loves calling Kim Jong-un, the North Korean dictator, "Rocket Man". The Washington Post reports that President Trump's statement...

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Nokia 8 Officially Confirmed to Launch in India on September 26

Nokia 8 Officially Confirmed to Launch in India on September 26

The smartphone is expected to go on sale in early October, sticking to the timeline shared by an HMD Global representative during the Nokia 8's global launch in London last month . Keeping the pr...

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DNA editing in human embryos reveals role of fertility

DNA editing in human embryos reveals role of fertility "master gene"

After the egg is fertilised, it divides until at about 7 days it forms a ball of around 200 cells called the "blastocyst". Dusko Ilic, a reader in stem cell science at King's College London, told ...

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