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Android Parallel Tasks solves a major shortcoming in Chrome OS

Android Parallel Tasks solves a major shortcoming in Chrome OS

Chrome OS has been able to run Android apps on compatible hardware for some time now, but code recently found in the Chromium repository, already present in the beta build of version 64 , points to C...

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date Set For Summer 2018

Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date Set For Summer 2018

Do you think this Red Dead Redemption 2 leak is legit? Luckily, a Danish retailer who previously leaked the release date for Grand Theft Auto V's remaster months in advance has listed Red Dead ...

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Sells 1427 Shares of International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)

Van Eck Associates Corp who had been investing in Laredo Petroleum Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.58 billion market cap company. Fairview Cap Invest Mgmt Ltd Limited Liabili...

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Magellan Midstream Partners (MMP) Getting Favorable Media Coverage, Analysis Finds

It has underperformed by 22.59% the S&P500. Lau Associates Llc decreased its stake in Schlumberger Ltd (SLB) by 28.53% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Therefore 78% are po...

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Amazon Fire TV update pulls YouTube support four days early

Google started by pulling the YouTube app from Amazon's Echo Show smart speaker back in September, claiming the device's implementation of YouTube "violates [Google's] terms of service, creating...

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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Gets First Post-Launch Update on PC

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Gets First Post-Launch Update on PC

While lag has been a common problem for PUBG , it's particularly frustrating now, as the release of 1.0 was meant to make a number of optimizations to the game. Fixed the issue where players couldn...

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Aspiring astronaut is American Girl's 2018 Girl of the Year

Aspiring astronaut is American Girl's 2018 Girl of the Year

A doll named Luciana Vega is unveiled as the American Girl of the Year for 2018 on ABC's " Good Morning America " as Space Camp girls look on. "For us, it's all about building girls of strong char...

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South Korea moves to curb speculation in cryptocurrency trading

South Korea moves to curb speculation in cryptocurrency trading

Under the measure, only real-name bank accounts and matching accounts at virtual currency exchanges can be used for deposits and withdrawals, while the issuance of new virtual accounts to cryptocurr...

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Apple iPhone 6 sales still top iPhone X, iPhone 8/8 Plus figures

Apple iPhone 6 sales still top iPhone X, iPhone 8/8 Plus figures

The company has enjoyed a reprieve from its rivalry with Samsung as its biggest competition in the smartphone market recovers from the Galaxy Note 7 recall, but competition is heating up once again. T...

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Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Given Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.14

The stock price volatility sticks around at 2.77% in recent month and stays on at 1.51% for the week. Among active positions in the latest quarter, 411 holders increased their positions by a total of ...

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Italian Brothers Win the Right to Name Their Company 'Steve Jobs'

Italian Brothers Win the Right to Name Their Company 'Steve Jobs'

It's this design that may have doomed Apple's attempt at reclaiming the name. Of course, since Apple had failed to trademark Steve Jobs' name, they lost the suit. But their ambitions may very well str...

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Google's Santa Tracker Will Let You Follow His Christmas Eve Deliveries

Google's Santa Tracker Will Let You Follow His Christmas Eve Deliveries

NORAD's satellites tracked Santa entering Alabama round 10 p.m. with updates specifically mentioning a stop in Tuscaloosa, home to the Alabama Crimson Tide and head coach Nick Saban. The website fea...

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Reno Omokri reacts to Buhari's son's accident

Reno Omokri reacts to Buhari's son's accident

He broke a limb, had an injury to the head and had to go through surgery at a clinic in Abuja but is in a stable condition. In his response, Atiku wished Yusuf speedy recovery. The Presidency has ...

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LG showcases new audio lineup with Meridian

LG showcases new audio lineup with Meridian

LG has revealed some details regarding a range of new speakers and home entertainment devices that it will officially unveil at CES 2018 next month. These speakers are compatible with the Apt-X HD B...

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Afam Capital Inc. Grows Position in Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL)

Another trade for 42,900 shares valued at $2.40 million was made by Jacobson Paul A on Friday, December 15. (NASDAQ:GLPI) has risen 10.92% since December 27, 2016 and is uptrending. The firm earned ...

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'Sound of Music' actress Heather Menzies-Urich dead at 68

'Sound of Music' actress Heather Menzies-Urich dead at 68

More than 50 years after her star turn in " The Sound of Music ", actress Heather Menzies-Urich has died of brain cancer, her son told CNN. "She was an actress, a ballerina, and loved living her life ...

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LG V30 Starts Receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update

LG V30 Starts Receiving Android 8.0 Oreo Update

The Android One Moto X4 works with Google's Project Fi wireless carrier. The technology uses T-Mobile, Sprint and US Cellular networks in the US. LG has also enhanced audio experience on the V30, al...

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Nokia 2 will receive Android 8.0 Oreo update

Nokia 2 will receive Android 8.0 Oreo update

According to a report in GizmoChina , Nokia 1 will be made available in Russian Federation starting March, followed by India. HMD Global's mid-range smartphone, the Nokia 7 is now likely to l...

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With Stories Everywhere, Snapchat Stories may be coming to the Web

Development is still in the "early stages", but Stories Everywhere would allow users to share videos on various platforms through a web player, according to the source, giving Snapchat more exposu...

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Unusual Volume Spikes For: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

The stock decreased 0.27% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $44.04. Walleye Trading Limited Liability reported 1.80M shares. ( AMD ) worth $374.74 million at the end of the most recen...

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Android Oreo for LG G6 leaks out in beta version

While the OnePlus 5T is the latest smartphone from OnePlus , it still is lagging behind other OnePlus flagships when it comes to Oreo update. It's hard to make sense of everything if you can't ...

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Warriors star Curry to miss at least one more game

Warriors star Curry to miss at least one more game

The loss was Utah's third in a row, and 10th in their last 12 games. While it's more of a fade from the Jazz than anything else, give me Golden State in a beatdown. Patrick McCaw has started the team...

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FCC's approval for Energous's device to spur wireless charging market

Energous' WattUp Mid Field transmitter underwent rigorous, multi-month testing to verify it met consumer safety and regulatory requirements. However, with FCC's approval for Energous's at-a-dis...

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OnePlus 5 Getting Face Unlock Security Feature Due To 'Popular Demand'

OnePlus 5 Getting Face Unlock Security Feature Due To 'Popular Demand'

The camera comes with a new UI design along with beauty effect for Portrait Mode and Places tab for viewing photos on a map. Users would also observe a history feature in the Calculator app and an a...

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Google eyeing brick and mortar stores in India to push Pixel

Google eyeing brick and mortar stores in India to push Pixel

Post the launch of the Pixel 2 / 2 XL in India, we had already seen a lot of pop-up stores at various malls which let people experience these phones first-hand. There are 1.2 billion mobile subscrib...

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Dangerously cold wind chills Tuesday

Dangerously cold wind chills Tuesday

Tuesday's highs in the 20s will be as warm as it gets this week, and even then the strong winds dropped the wind chill to zero. Add a wind chill, and it will feel like the single digits. Monday, Janu...

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Elderly couple tells deputies 60 lbs of pot were for Christmas presents

Elderly couple tells deputies 60 lbs of pot were for Christmas presents

That's because officers which was occupied by an older couple traveling on Interstate 80, according to the York News-Times. Sheriff's deputies in York County, Neb., stopped a pickup truck on Tuesday...

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Salvation Army helps feed Houstonians in need on Christmas

Salvation Army helps feed Houstonians in need on Christmas

The Salvation Army bell ringers swung their bells for the last time this holiday season. The event drew a large crowd from the community and was highlighted with a choral performance by local member...

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Apple faces lawsuits over its intentional slowing of older iPhones

Apple faces lawsuits over its intentional slowing of older iPhones

The company's admission, made in a statement to media, comes two days after John Poole, founder of the computer-performance testing group Geekbench , wrote a blog post illustrating how iPhone com...

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Apple sued by users after it admitted to slowing down older iPhones

Apple sued by users after it admitted to slowing down older iPhones

Those plaintiffs too argue that the company actively slow down older phone models to convince customers to upgrade to the newest handsets. On the back of the revelations, Apple was hit by two separa...

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IPhone owners suing Apple over update that slowed down older models

IPhone owners suing Apple over update that slowed down older models

When contacted by The Verge for comment about the controversy, Apple pretty much owned up to it , though the company stated it enacted this measure in order to fix battery issues and hardware failu...

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Tidal, Streaming Music Service, Offers Free Trial Starting Dec. 25

Although there has been recent news about TIDAL's troubles, it appears the streaming service is still making a push to stand firm in the crowded marketplace. Once the free trial launches next week...

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Lawsuit alleges Apple deliberately slows down older iPhones

To prevent those shutdowns from happening, Apple artifically limits the processor of iPhones with bad batteries to prevent power spikes. "Apple's failure to inform consumers these updates would wreak ...

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PUBG sells 1m in just 48 hours on Xbox One

PUBG sells 1m in just 48 hours on Xbox One

On the bottom of the replay screen is a timeline that includes battles and lets you jump in and watch. Several technical issues have plagued the PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Xbox One launch, but ...

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PUBG On Xbox One Weighs Only 5GB

PUBG On Xbox One Weighs Only 5GB

It's the PC version of the game, at a lower but slightly more reliable framerate, running on a console, lagging a little behind on updates like the new Miramar desert map . You can see the difference...

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Apple iMac Pro will be available for sale starting from Thursday,…

Apple iMac Pro will be available for sale starting from Thursday,…

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Nokia 6 (2018) spotted on TENNA, find out more

Nokia 6 (2018) spotted on TENNA, find out more

The Nokia 6 (2018) was also spotted in Chinese TENAA listings, including images and specs, both of which show an 18:9 display and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. Overall, the device should o...

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'Street Fighter' anthology brings online play to classic brawlers

'Street Fighter' anthology brings online play to classic brawlers

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Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp adds gardening, clothes crafting next week

Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp adds gardening, clothes crafting next week

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Street Fighter V's Season 3 Characters Revealed

Street Fighter V's Season 3 Characters Revealed

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