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Essential Launches Three New Limited Edition Colors for Its Flagship Phone

Essential Launches Three New Limited Edition Colors for Its Flagship Phone

In an official blog post, Essential said its engineers spent months designing these custom ceramic colors as it is more hard to change colors of ceramic compared to other materials like plastic. It's ...

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Google's Project Fi now offers data coverage in 170 countries

Google's Project Fi now offers data coverage in 170 countries

Previously, Project Fi offered worldwide data in 135 countries, but that number has been increased to 170, including some countries like Monaco and Nigeria. Google has a page that lists all 170 cove...

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Facebook Inc (FB) Will Launch Two Smart Speakers This Summer

Facebook Inc (FB) Will Launch Two Smart Speakers This Summer

Obviously, you need to experience Facebook's many products on this device, and that's why a screen is required. According to a report in Taipai-based website Digitimes , the two models dubbed Alo...

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Benchmarking Snapdragon 845 And Testing A New Qualcomm Reference Headset

Benchmarking Snapdragon 845 And Testing A New Qualcomm Reference Headset

The new chip also shows substantial gains around 14-31% in most GPU performance tests, showing particularly impressive leaps in the domains of texturing and ALU performance, along with reduced drive...

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Vicious Skype Security Exploit May Require Extensive Code Overhaul

Vicious Skype Security Exploit May Require Extensive Code Overhaul

Security researchers had warned Microsoft about the flaw back in September 2017. He described it as a "system-level" security vulnerability. The security flaw can be exploited even if the victim i...

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Petition calling for Snapchat to rollback redesign hits 1M signatories; company declines

Petition calling for Snapchat to rollback redesign hits 1M signatories; company declines

Snapchat, which is popular with teens and millennials, previously featured content from friends, publishers and celebrities on one page. "The new Snapchat separates the social from the media". "How ...

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Trump to Congress: 'Come back with a counter-proposal' on infrastructure

Trump to Congress: 'Come back with a counter-proposal' on infrastructure

But Trump's most recent budget marked a departure from some provisions of his first spending plan past year. Health IT funding took a hit in President Donald Trump's budget blueprint to Con...

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World Rugby says TMO wrong to rule out Wales try vs England

World Rugby says TMO wrong to rule out Wales try vs England

Victory against Wales made it two wins out of two this Six Nations for England and left the champions on course in their bid to become the first team to win three successive outright Championshi...

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Xiaomi Redmi 5, Redmi 5 Plus launched in Jakarta

Xiaomi Redmi 5, Redmi 5 Plus launched in Jakarta

It is still powered by the same Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core SoC with Adreno 506 GPU , and the battery size is slightly degraded (4,000 mAh on Redmi Note 5 versus the 4,100 mAh on the Redmi...

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Sea levels rise faster

Sea levels rise faster

Our extrapolation assumes that sea level continues to change in the future as it has over the last 25 years. The report , published Monday in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of S...

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Aly Raisman Shares Photo From 'Sports Illustrated' Swimsuit Shoot

Aly Raisman Shares Photo From 'Sports Illustrated' Swimsuit Shoot

Raisman, who wore several different swimsuits in the 2017 edition of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue, was grateful to be included again. Before pretty faces were landing on the Instagram ...

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Ride-hailing company Uber logs huge annual loss

Ride-hailing company Uber logs huge annual loss

Waymo and Uber last week announced a settlement in a blockbuster lawsuit over allegedly stolen trade secrets from the former Google self-driving auto project. The company's revenues during this period...

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4-Year-Old SC Girl Missing, Police Looking For Her

4-Year-Old SC Girl Missing, Police Looking For Her

The mother was found "brutally beaten" but officers did not find Heidi, Tecklenburg said. The 4-year-old disappeared from her home in Charleston County, S.C. "We need everyone to help find her", Cha...

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The Evil Within 2 gets even scarier with new first-person mode

The Evil Within 2 gets even scarier with new first-person mode

It's why you probably won't see something like a third-person mode in Resident Evil 7, for example, as so numerous scares and design choices revolve around its one viewpoint. But again, The Evil Wi...

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Don't Use Facebook's Onavo VPN: It's Designed to Spy On You

Don't Use Facebook's Onavo VPN: It's Designed to Spy On You

With a name that is likely to lure users into a false sense of security, the new Protect feature is touted as "an added layer of security", but it is in fact a VPN service created to route your web br...

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Taco Bell CEO Bolts for Chipotle

Taco Bell CEO Bolts for Chipotle

Among their biggest concerns is whether founder Steve Ells, who will step aside as CEO next month but remain as executive chairman, will get out of Niccol's way. Tarantino said Niccol's hiring made hi...

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Ford to increase vehicle production, invest $25M at Kentucky Truck Plant

Ford to increase vehicle production, invest $25M at Kentucky Truck Plant

The company is spending $25 million here - in addition to $900 million in previously announced investments - on robots, data analytics systems and other technology to produce 25 percent more big SUVs ...

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21st Century Fox promises independent board for Sky News

21st Century Fox promises independent board for Sky News

Fox today unveiled a fleet of "firewall remedies" in a bid to address these criticisms and ensure the media branch retains is editorial independence. Britain's top competition regulator, which had ...

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Facebook's Use of Personal Data Ruled Illegal by German Court

Facebook's Use of Personal Data Ruled Illegal by German Court

The court in Berlin also said that Facebook's default privacy settings violate German consumer law. Facebook confirmed that it will also appeal against the portions of the ruling where vzbv did prev...

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus Provides Awesome Update After Cancer Surgery

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Provides Awesome Update After Cancer Surgery

When she announced her cancer diagnosis a year ago, she also bravely advocated for universal healthcare, so that anyone diagnosed with this disease or many other life-threatening diseases can afford...

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