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HP Chromebook 11 G6, Chromebook 14 G5 announced ahead of CES 2018

HP Chromebook 11 G6, Chromebook 14 G5 announced ahead of CES 2018

At CES 2018 next week, HP is launching two new Chromebooks that cater to the education and enterprise markets. In the case of the HP Chromebook 14 G5, ports such as USB Type-C and USB Type-A are l...

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Android Nougat starts rolling out for Samsung Galaxy On5 Pro in India

Android Nougat starts rolling out for Samsung Galaxy On5 Pro in India

The patent shows that pressure applied from you on the display will also allow the display to determine how hard you are pressing the screen with your finger. There are reports that Samsung could l...

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HP issues recall for notebook computers, workstation batteries

HP issues recall for notebook computers, workstation batteries

If you've got an HP notebook or mobile workstation computer, you'll want to check out the latest battery recall from the company. Health Canada says approximately 2,600 of the Chinese-made bat...

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Mercedes G-Class Previewed Ahead Of Detroit Debut

Mercedes G-Class Previewed Ahead Of Detroit Debut

Mercedes-Benz is set to introduce sweeping changes to its popular C-Class passenger auto range at the upcoming Geneva motor show. The gearbox promises to make the luxury off-roader quieter, more comfo...

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Burnout Paradise HD Remaster Spotted on Japanese Retailer Site

Burnout Paradise HD Remaster Spotted on Japanese Retailer Site

Burnout Paradise , Criterion's excellent open world racer from 2008, looks set to make a triumphant return. However, in December, Brazilian site GamePress spotted a PS4 and an Xbox One listing for...

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Microsoft Rolling Out Emergency Patches To Compensate For CPU Flaws

Despite Microsoft's damage control efforts, the bug may continue to affect the performance of Windows PCs until processor makers push a security fix as well. The advice to users is to make sure your...

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OK KO! Let's Play Heroes Heading to Consoles This Month

OK KO! Let's Play Heroes Heading to Consoles This Month

Capybara Games, better known as Capy, is the developer behind Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery, Super Time Force , and the ever-elusive Below. The game is set in the world of OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes...

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Facebook founder Zuckerberg vows to 'fix' platform's problems in 2018

Facebook has grown more willing to accept its role as a central distributor of information over the past year, though this acceptance has come in phases; and Zuckerberg's announcement today suggests t...

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OnePlus 5T Sandstone White is finally official

OnePlus 5T Sandstone White is finally official

OnePlus brought its latest flagship in three different colour shades prior to the Sandstone White. The phone will be available for $559 a pop, just like the Midnight Black version. There is a white...

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Months After Closing, Mad Catz Is Born Again

Months After Closing, Mad Catz Is Born Again

That's right, the GameShark maker is back in the game, and after getting some new management and getting a new attitude in the process, Mad Catz is back from the grave and is already planning to tur...

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Latest Dell XPS 13 laptop sports Kaby Lake-R processors

Latest Dell XPS 13 laptop sports Kaby Lake-R processors

Dell has launched a refreshed version of its XPS 13 laptop ahead of the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which kicks off in Las Vegas later this week. Durable as it is handsome, atop its sof...

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Paladins Battlegrounds confirmed as new Battle Royale game mode

Paladins Battlegrounds confirmed as new Battle Royale game mode

Free-to-play hero shooter Paladins is getting is own battle royale mode in the vein of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds . In related news, Hi=Rez also announced a new Team Death Match mode, a new ...

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Apple acquires app development startup buddybuild

Apple acquires app development startup buddybuild

Apple has added Canadian startup Buddybuild to its expanding business portfolio, and the latest acquisition appears to further strengthen the company's iOS development platform. As a outcome of the a...

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Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick plans to sell 29% of stake

Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick plans to sell 29% of stake

Bloomberg reported that Kalanick's sale is part of a tender offer by SoftBank Group, which is acquiring a 17.5% stake in Uber, mostly by buying shares from early investors and employees. GV, Alphabet...

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Brazilian authorities go after Apple in iPhone slowdown scandal

Brazilian authorities go after Apple in iPhone slowdown scandal

The affected models include the iPhone 6 , iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s , iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE , iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. This fix was implemented via an update last January, but Apple di...

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Amazon gives Alexa more cooking chops, invests in June Oven

Amazon gives Alexa more cooking chops, invests in June Oven

Hisense now offers a series of smart televisions, some of them running Roku OS, others running the maker's own smart TV platform. Apart from the company's newest 2018 4K Smart TVs, Alexa support wi...

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Nintendo says the Switch is the fastest selling console in U.S. history

Nintendo says the Switch is the fastest selling console in U.S. history

At one point The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild was actually outselling the console itself. More than 60 percent of Switch owners have Super Mario Odyssey , and relatively recent addition ...

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LG unveils 4K projector capable of outputting 150-inch projection

Apart from the 4K resolution, the HU80KA also supports HDR video with HDR10, which is a new high dynamic range format. Carrying the model name HU80KA, the projector, according to LG, is created to...

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How To Get Portrait Mode On Your Non-Pixel Android Phone

How To Get Portrait Mode On Your Non-Pixel Android Phone

While the bulk of reports have come from WhatsApp users, they have also come from users of Allo, Facebook Messenger, Google Messeages and encrypted messenger Telegram. The audio levels are reported ...

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ING Groep NV Purchases Shares of 10463 Xcel Energy Inc. (XEL)

Duncker Streett & Company Inc who had been investing in General Electric Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $154.93B market cap company. 4,767 were accumulated by Boston Priva...

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Bank Of America Corp. (BAC) Stake Held by Gluskin Sheff & Assoc Inc

About 1.69M shares traded. Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report issued on Tuesday. ILLEGAL ACTIVIT...

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Nokia 7 Plus Price in India

Nokia 7 Plus Price in India

The phone is listed with a 2.4-inch TFT, non-touch display that has a resolution of 240×240 pixels. There haven't been rumblings about the Nokia 4 or the Nokia 7 Plus yet. The Nokia 6 was its firs...

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Iran blocks Telegram and Instagram amid widespread protests in the country

Iran blocks Telegram and Instagram amid widespread protests in the country

As Information and Communications Technology Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi announced on Monday "the restricted access to social networks in Iran amid ongoing protests against the governmen...

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Lyft, AptivPlc To Unveil Automated Ride-Hailing Service At CES

Lyft, AptivPlc To Unveil Automated Ride-Hailing Service At CES

It recently launched a pilot program in Boston to showcase the technology in partnership with nuTonomy. Lyft provides almost 1 million rides per day in the US. There will be a driver in the front se...

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Apple Acquires Vancouver Startup Buddybuild

Buddybuild, which disclosed the acquisition on Tuesday in a blog post , said its staff will join Apple's Xcode engineering group. As part of a broader effort to woo mobile developers, Apple just...

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Samsung To Launch 3 Projects, 7 Startups At CES

Samsung To Launch 3 Projects, 7 Startups At CES

The Korean electronics giant will officially showcase the products at CES 2018 in Las Vegas next week, but for now it has revealed some details of what's been cooking in C-Lab. As with all C-Lab pro...

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Intel Core i7-8809G spotted with Radeon RX Vega M graphics

It has a 3.1GHz base clockspeed, 8MB of L3 cache, a 100W "target package" TDP, and support for two channels of DDR4-2400 memory. Intel revealed details of the new CPU called Core i7-8809G. The new chi...

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Sheffield's Sumo Digital acquires Newcastle studio

Sheffield's Sumo Digital acquires Newcastle studio

Thirty-four staff members have now transferred over to Sumo Digital, with Owen O'Brien as Studio Director. The move is hardly surprising. CCP has said that they are moving away from VR, but Sumo Dig...

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PUBG Among Steam's Top-Selling Games in 2017

PUBG Among Steam's Top-Selling Games in 2017

Meanwhile the top played games of 2017 compares interestingly to those that rake in the most revenue. Games are ranked in each category from Platinum to Bronze, though it's not explained where the a...

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Here's how you can take advantage of Apple's Battery Replacement Program

Apple also announced a forthcoming iOS software update with more detail on the iPhone battery, so customers "can see for themselves if its condition is affecting performance". Apple has tweaked ...

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Samsung working on a new Chromebook, might be called Nautilus

Samsung working on a new Chromebook, might be called Nautilus

Reports earlier have hinted about a detachable Chromebook from Samsung that will be making its entry by 2018. Samsung is reportedly hard at work on a new Surface-style, detachable tablet, coden...

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Texas Instruments (NASDAQ:TXN) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.20

Finally, American National Bank grew its holdings in shares of Texas Instruments by 2,470.9% in the second quarter. Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ: TXN ) has risen 40.31% since January 2, 20...

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Samsung has acknowledged the Galaxy Note 8's limited battery issue

Samsung has acknowledged that there is an issue with the battery of the Galaxy Note8 - but unlike the Galaxy Note7, there's no risk of it catching fire or exploding this time around. Samsung is now ...

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Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra leaked live images show dual selfie cameras

Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra leaked live images show dual selfie cameras

One of these will be the new Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra and we now have some specifications for the handset. Now with the latest leak, we finally have an idea of how the phone is going to look like. The ...

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PUBG developer plans to launch their game on every platform

PUBG developer plans to launch their game on every platform

More likely than not, the fact that Battlegrounds is no longer an early access game has garnered it quite a number of players too - as many as three million of them. Cheating aside, PlayerUnknown's B...

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After iPhone slow-downs, Apple offers battery replacements - but it'll cost you

After iPhone slow-downs, Apple offers battery replacements - but it'll cost you

Plaintiffs and other owners of Apple's iPhone models 7, 6S, 6, and SE (collectively, "older iPhones") were harmed when their devices' software or operating systems ("iOS") were updated to the then-n...

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Is a Sandstone OnePlus 5T coming on January 5?

Is a Sandstone OnePlus 5T coming on January 5?

The company's previous smartphones - OnePlus One and OnePlus 2 - were also launched in a sandstone version. The new poster a couple of days after OnePlus uploaded a video showing that it could be wo...

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Oppenheimer Analysts Give Microsoft (MSFT) a $100.00 Price Target

Oppenheimer Analysts Give Microsoft (MSFT) a $100.00 Price Target

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) has risen 58.64% since January 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500. (NYSE:ITW) stake by 41,569 shares and now owns 433,458 share...

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Edo receives 720, 993 litres of petrol, warns against hoarding

Edo receives 720, 993 litres of petrol, warns against hoarding

According to the statement, the total sale of white products from October 2016 to October 2017 stood at 16.2 billion litres and petrol accounted for nearly 90 per cent of the total. Also, out of the 1...

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$2.02 EPS Expected for 3M Company (MMM)

The stock increased 0.61% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $12.42. It has underperformed by 8.64% the S&P500. First Citizens Bank & Trust Co bought 19,674 shares as the company's sto...

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