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Amazon Alexa Coders Can Now Use 8 Different Voices in Their Skills

Amazon Alexa Coders Can Now Use 8 Different Voices in Their Skills

The new voices are a mix of male and female, and are limited to US English for now. With voice becoming a more popular input, businesses can use Polly to differentiate their offerings on Alexa. Englis...

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Shenmue 3 Delayed Again, Now Slated For 2019 Release

Shenmue 3 Delayed Again, Now Slated For 2019 Release

According to the publisher, this extra time will give the development team enough time to further polish the game. After missing that date, the open-world forklift-driving simulator is getting another...

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Apple and Samsung are back in court over seven-year patent dispute

Apple and Samsung are back in court over seven-year patent dispute

However, Apple may still be able to convince the jury that the devices would not have been marketable without the infringing designs and therefore the phones as a whole should be considered the re...

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Chrome 66 Autoplay Changes Partially Rolled Back

Chrome 66 Autoplay Changes Partially Rolled Back

Benji Kay, a developer of web games and audio tools, said: "Simply delaying the enacting of this policy doesn't solve any of the major concerns that have been raised". He added that the change would...

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Google investigated by Australian regulator over its Android data harvesting practices

Google investigated by Australian regulator over its Android data harvesting practices

The Australian competition and privacy regulators are jointly looking into Oracle's allegations that Android phones quietly tell Google where users are located, even if they have location servi...

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Microsoft Plans Low-Cost Tablet Line to Rival iPad

Microsoft Plans Low-Cost Tablet Line to Rival iPad

According to the report, the new Surfaces should start at around $400 without accessories like a keyboard, which is $99 cheaper than the 2015 Surface 3. It appears that the Microsoft's Surface-branded...

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Karnataka elections most expensive ever in terms of expenditure

Karnataka elections most expensive ever in terms of expenditure

The Police have also banned celebrations, processions and bursting of crackers around the 38 counting centers in the state. Meanwhile, repolling is underway polling booth number 20 and 21 in Kushta...

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Windows 10's AirDrop-Like

Windows 10's AirDrop-Like "Near Share" Feature Will Support Android and iOS

This Windows update provides a notification of an improved privacy experience on upgrade to the Windows 10 April 2018 release. The quickest way to block all Windows 7 updates is to go Control Panel ...

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Adobe Systems (ADBE) Shares Bought by Robeco Institutional Asset Management BV

Adobe Systems (ADBE) Shares Bought by Robeco Institutional Asset Management BV

The Company's commercial banking products also comprise deposit and treasury management services and products, such as Internet banking products, investment sweep and zero balance accounts, automate...

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Sei Investments Company Increased Apple INC (AAPL) Stake as Shares Declined

Rowland & Company Investment Counsel increased its stake in Apple Inc (AAPL) by 24.59% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Shaker Financial Services Llc increased its stake in...

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Chinese OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T Get Updated To Android 8.1 Oreo

Chinese OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T Get Updated To Android 8.1 Oreo

The OnePlus Switch app has received a minor UI update with some under-the-hood changes, and a long-time bug causing group MMS to not work has finally been patched. This will give current OnePlus d...

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NCLT approves Tata Steel's bid for Bhushan Steel

NCLT approves Tata Steel's bid for Bhushan Steel

The CoC had selected Tata Steel, which had offered Rs 32,500 crore as upfront payment along with 12.27 per cent equity in BSL to the creditors. In a regulatory filing, Bhushan Steel said that the fu...

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Moto G6, G6 Play to launch in India soon

Moto G6, G6 Play to launch in India soon

Motorola has confirmed the launch of its new Moto G6 series in India and has made dedicated page for the new smartphone range live in India. While we will keep you updated on the progress of the ...

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Adobe announces that it's offering its design software, Adobe XD, for free

Adobe announces that it's offering its design software, Adobe XD, for free

That doesn't yet extend to building an app directly from Adobe XD, but Pickr was told that Adobe is invested in advanced prototyping, and that could arrive later. You can also now paste to multiple ar...

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Nokia to take wraps off its X6 smartphone today

Nokia to take wraps off its X6 smartphone today

The Nokia X6 will come with a standard 3,060mAh battery with Qualcomm's QuickCharge 3,0 technology that can charge the phone to up to 50 percent in 30 minutes, the recent listing on a Chinese websit...

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Honor 10 Vs Huawei P20: Two phones with similar instincts

Honor 10 Vs Huawei P20: Two phones with similar instincts

The company is today launching the Honor 10 in London after the launch in China already, and that phone comes with a 5.84-inch display along with Kirin 970 chipset, 6GB of RAM and 128GB intern...

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Google WiFi Will Now Show Which Devices Have Poor Connections

Google WiFi Will Now Show Which Devices Have Poor Connections

Google says consumers have 18 devices connected to their Wifi routers on average, which can sometimes make it hard to monitor each individual device. The company writes: "In the past month alone, we...

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Stardew Valley is finally coming to PS Vita next week

Stardew Valley is finally coming to PS Vita next week

The PS Vita version of Stardew Valley doesn't include any special upgrades or features, so don't expect there to be multiplayer or anything like that. Stardew Valley has already reached fans on...

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STALKER 2 Announced From Original Devs, But Won't Come Anytime Soon

STALKER 2 Announced From Original Devs, But Won't Come Anytime Soon

Well great news, recently game developer G.C.S studio announced a sequel! For those not familiar with the title, S.T.A.L.K.E.R is a spooky first-person shooter that is known for its dark themes and ...

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North Carolina officer chokes, slams man at a Waffle House after prom

North Carolina officer chokes, slams man at a Waffle House after prom

Elizabeth Caride, who founded the Facebook page " I Stand With Moss " said she couldn't believe the viral video of Officer Frank Moss and Anthony Wall outside the Waffle House. The entire time...

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Trunk Aircraft Market 2018 - Boeing, Airbus

Trunk Aircraft Market 2018 - Boeing, Airbus

The Aircraft Systems report a thoroughgoing analysis of global Aircraft Systems industry capturing diverse market proficiencies, deductions, and methods. This analysis provides a study on the region...

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Google rolls out Snooze and Nudge features for Gmail

Google rolls out Snooze and Nudge features for Gmail

Just like Gmail's smart compose feature, the new nudge feature is powered by artificial intelligence and hence is turned on for all Gmail users by default. You can then play around with the setting...

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Pixel Buds configurable double-tap touch controls are actually, finally here

Pixel Buds configurable double-tap touch controls are actually, finally here

The first new feature is a Triple Tap . There next new feature is a double-tap. Double-Tap: Up to this point, if you double-tapped on the right earbud on your Pixel Buds , you'd hear the notific...

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HTC Exodus Coming Later This Year, Powered by Blockchain

HTC Exodus Coming Later This Year, Powered by Blockchain

It'll sport a universal wallet and an onboard secure hardware enclave, TheNextWeb reported . HTC is also planning to launch a native blockchain network, where Exodus phone owners can trade cryp...

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Twelve South Intros AirFly Bluetooth to 3.5mm for AirPods

Twelve South Intros AirFly Bluetooth to 3.5mm for AirPods

Twelve South promises eight hours of battery life on a single charge. AirFly is created to be used with in-flight entertainment systems, as its name suggests, but it'll work with any device that us...

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Zone of Enders Remaster Gets Details, September Release Date

Zone of Enders Remaster Gets Details, September Release Date

Konami announced that the remastered game will launch this coming September 4. Perhaps the most interesting thing about the remaster - aside from its freakish name: Zone of the Enders: The Second ...

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Locke from Final Fantasy VI Is Dissidia NT's Next DLC Character

Locke from Final Fantasy VI Is Dissidia NT's Next DLC Character

The game is said to run the mobile version of Unreal Engine 4 and promises to leverage " Final Fantasy XI's compelling storyline, engaging content and impressive graphics while optimizing features ...

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Angry Fortnite Players Keep Calling the Wrong Epic Games

Angry Fortnite Players Keep Calling the Wrong Epic Games

You may have noticed lots of fun Fortnite gifs and videos doing the rounds, this replay tool is one of the reasons they are so common. Here's hoping all of the issues have been ironed out and updat...

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OnePlus announces exciting OnePlus 6 launch offers starting 21st May

OnePlus announces exciting OnePlus 6 launch offers starting 21st May

OnePlus Founder and CEO Pete Lau has shared the camera samples of its upcoming smartphone OnePlus 6 on social media forum just ahead of the launch of the phone. OnePlus will also host pop-up events a...

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We Obey Court Rulings, Omo-Agege Can Resume Today - Senate

We Obey Court Rulings, Omo-Agege Can Resume Today - Senate

Disobeying court orders is resistance to the rule of law.We desecrate democracy each time we defy the courts. The Senate has said it will allow Delta Central senator, Ovie Omo-Agege, who was previou...

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WhatsApp launches new Groups features

WhatsApp launches new Groups features

WhatsApp has been pretty busy this year, rolling out with new features frequently. To check new features , however, you have to make sure that running the latest updated app. WhatsApp has also mad...

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Salesforce appoints a data protection officer

Salesforce appoints a data protection officer

Basingstoke-based company The Data Support Agency claims many businesses don't know how to tackle looming pressure to be GDPR compliant by May 25. Another important requirement under GDPR is that ...

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Lyft follows Uber's shift on sexual misconduct

Lyft follows Uber's shift on sexual misconduct

Tony West, Uber's chief legal officer and former associate attorney general during the Obama administration, said the decision for survivors to tell their stories, if they choose, "ought to reside w...

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Waugh steps down as national selector

Waugh steps down as national selector

Waugh has elected to end his contract following the tours of England and Zimbabwe, after accepting a new commentary role with Fox Sports which will see him heavily involved on-air across all format...

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A Subaru Hybrid is Finally Here: 2019 Crosstrek Hybrid Arrives Late 2018

A Subaru Hybrid is Finally Here: 2019 Crosstrek Hybrid Arrives Late 2018

On Friday, May 11, Subaru of America announced its first plug-in hybrid vehicle will be the Crosstrek, available with partial electric power as of the 2019 model year, which will arrive on the mar...

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Fujifilm SQ6: The First Analog Square-Format Instax Camera

Fujifilm SQ6: The First Analog Square-Format Instax Camera

Fujifilm has announced the Instax Square SQ6, its first fully analogue, square-format instant camera. The Fujifilm SQ6 boasts a 1:1 aspect ratio and is compatible with Fujifilm Instax Square film...

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Mario Tennis Aces Online Tournament Demo Release Date Confirmed for Japan

Mario Tennis Aces Online Tournament Demo Release Date Confirmed for Japan

You'll be able to choose from Mario, Bowser, Peach, and Yoshi, and can challenge the "online tournament" as many times as you like. The tournament starts on June 1 at 6:00pm JST and will be availabl...

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Korean Electronics Giant LG Announces In-house Blockchain Platform

Korean Electronics Giant LG Announces In-house Blockchain Platform

LG CNS , a subsidiary of of South Korean electronics giant LG, has launched its own blockchain platform. This is not the first time LG CNS has developed a blockchain system in South Korea . In coll...

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Oppo's Realme 1 smartphone to launch in India today

Oppo's Realme 1 smartphone to launch in India today

The Chinese firm's Realme manufacturer is meant to get e-commerce, also will mostly offer smartphones into the Indian childhood costly involving the Rs. The Realme 1 has a 6-inch full HD+ IPS LCD ...

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Rainbow Six Siege Operation Para Bellum's First Operator 'Alibi' Trailered

Rainbow Six Siege Operation Para Bellum's First Operator 'Alibi' Trailered

Also, Ubisoft is now working on the adjusting how dropshotting is handled and implementing a new counter defuser animation. Operation Para Bellum will be the major update of Year Three Season Tw...

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