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Microsoft's New Program Lets Customers Upgrade Their Surface Tablets, Laptops

Microsoft's New Program Lets Customers Upgrade Their Surface Tablets, Laptops

Microsoft has given some customers new ways to buy Surface tablets and laptops. The plan encompasses every model of Surface , including the Surface Pro tablet/laptop hybrid , the Surface Studio PC ,...

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The Super NES Classic Finally Has a Preorder Timeframe

The Super NES Classic Finally Has a Preorder Timeframe

The announcement comes after Walmart prematurely launched pre-orders for the SNES Classic, only to cancel those orders a few days later. The Walmart fiasco from a week ago meant anybody who got ...

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Earth Will Warm Two Degrees This Century, Scientists Predict

Earth Will Warm Two Degrees This Century, Scientists Predict

Signed by 195 countries, the Paris agreement commits to maintaining the average global temperature to "well below 2-degrees Celsius" above pre-industrial levels and aims at a more steadfast longing ...

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Minecraft's cross-platform

Minecraft's cross-platform "Better Together" update arrives in beta

Players can access the Beta through the Xbox Insider app on Xbox One and Windows 10, and those on Android can get in on it just by updating the app on the Google Play store. So if you were wondering...

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Asus Zenfone 4 Pro appears Online

Asus Zenfone 4 Pro appears Online

The regular ZenFone 4 , ZenFone 4 Max and the ZenFone 4 Pro . The phone won't be unveiled in the United Kingdom, however. But now we are certain that the company is mainly focusing on giving more ...

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Amazon pulls sales of malware-laden Blu smartphones

Amazon pulls sales of malware-laden Blu smartphones

Amazon said in a statement, "Because security and privacy of our customers is of the utmost importance, all BLU phone models have been made unavailable for purchase on Amazon.com until the issue is r...

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EPIC Complains To FTC About Google's Credit Card Tracking

EPIC Complains To FTC About Google's Credit Card Tracking

The researchers noted that since CryptDB uses chained encryption, "a database administrator never gets access to decrypted data, and even if all servers are compromised, an adversary can not decrypt...

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Sony sees recovery with a almost quadrupling of profit

Sony sees recovery with a almost quadrupling of profit

Sony shipped 3.3 million units of the console in the April-June quarter, down from 3.5 million a year ago despite some cuts in retail prices. The total number of PS4 units shipped thus far in its life...

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Gold replica of lunar space module stolen

Gold replica of lunar space module stolen

Armstrong, a Wapakoneta native, became the first person to step onto the moon's surface in July 1969. The replica, made of pure 18K gold was gifted to Neil Armstrong by the readers of the French newsp...

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Native Ad Blocker For Chrome On Android Spotted In Developer Build

Native Ad Blocker For Chrome On Android Spotted In Developer Build

Those who like to live life on the forefront of technology and run the Chrome Canary build on Android may have noticed an ad-blocking option appear in the settings menu. Ads that are targeted throug...

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Facebooks AI System Creates Language Humans Can't Understand, System Shutdown

Facebooks AI System Creates Language Humans Can't Understand, System Shutdown

Design reports Facebook AI researcher Dhruv Batra said. The creation of the bots' own language isn't as insane as it might seem, with the Facebook Artificial Intelligence Research team allow...

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Apple investing billions in LG's OLED production

Apple investing billions in LG's OLED production

Furthermore, while the discussion here is focused on LG, it wouldn't be surprising if Apple were "grooming" other display vendors - Japan Display comes to mind - to bring them into the fold as wel...

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Samsung's next LTE smartphone modem will support 1.2 Gbps download speeds

Samsung's next LTE smartphone modem will support 1.2 Gbps download speeds

Improving modem performance in this manner lets consumers enjoy high-quality data services such as high-definition video calls and live broadcast. The 3GPP now defines carrier aggregation as a maxim...

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NASA asks for public's help with nationwide eclipse experiment

NASA asks for public's help with nationwide eclipse experiment

On the bottom left is Boise, the state capital, which is about 20 miles outside the path of totality. The Commission notes that as the solar eclipse passes over the Pacific Northwest, it will affe...

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Microsoft kills Word Flow keyboard for iOS, recommends SwiftKey instead

Microsoft kills Word Flow keyboard for iOS, recommends SwiftKey instead

The way to pressure the integration of the convenient curved design into SwiftKey is probably flooding the support webpage with relevant feedback, which the "product team" promises to frequently "...

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Kenya: Investigate Electoral Official's Killing

Kenya: Investigate Electoral Official's Killing

USA ambassador to Kenya Robert Godec and British High Commissioner Nic Hailey said they were gravely concerned with the murder of Msando as they condoled with the family, friends and the entire IEBC t...

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Los Angeles to host 2028 Olympics, says report

Los Angeles to host 2028 Olympics, says report

Garcetti must also still get the city council to approve a detailed plan for how LA will stage the Olympics. Paris has said it has to go first as the site it has earmarked for the Olympic Village wi...

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Final Fantasy XV update brings new exosuits

Final Fantasy XV update brings new exosuits

The new costumes were included in today's free update . O Partner, My Partner can now be accepted from the Meldacio Hunter HQ after the player has completed chapter 8. In case you missed Kotaku's ...

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England close in on victory in 3rd test at the Oval

England close in on victory in 3rd test at the Oval

His dismissal left the visitors shaking, and Stokes took full advantage of their lack of composure to take De Kock's wicket with a wondrous yorker before trapping Faf Du Plessis lbw immediately af...

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New iPhone will have

New iPhone will have "infrared face unlock"

Since the HomePod's firmware went live, developers Steve Troughton-Smith and Guilherme Rambo have been busy examining the software for items of interest. Further probing of the firmware found an i...

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