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Samsung Galaxy Wide 3 entry-level handset launched in South Korea

Samsung Galaxy Wide 3 entry-level handset launched in South Korea

The Samsung has an added advantage, as it offers Qi-based wireless charging. This is the one department, where these smartphones excel. Dubbed the Galaxy Wide 3, the budget Android smartphone feat...

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Far Cry 5's Vietnam-Based 'Hours of Darkness' DLC Drops June 5

Far Cry 5's Vietnam-Based 'Hours of Darkness' DLC Drops June 5

There are two different playable modes to unlock after trying and completing it. Survivor Mode allows players to have a limited loadout and the Action Movie Mode where they get a lot of items that...

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PayPal deepens partnership with Google

PayPal deepens partnership with Google

Making Google Pay payments using PayPal is as clunky as it sounds; you only have the option to "top up" your PayPal balance in set amounts, rather than the exact amount needed for a transaction,...

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Game Critic John ‘TotalBiscuit’ Bain, dies aged 33

Game Critic John ‘TotalBiscuit’ Bain, dies aged 33

The cancer went into remission but later returned, spreading to his liver and his spine. He retired from the spotlight just earlier this month to spend his remaining time with his family and with th...

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FBI issues formal warning on massive malware network linked to Russia

FBI issues formal warning on massive malware network linked to Russia

Sofacy, also known as APT28 and Fancy Bear, has been blamed for numerous most dramatic Russian hacks, including that of the Democratic National Committee during the 2016 USA presidential campaign. T...

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Volkswagen, not BWM, to build Apple’s self-driving vehicles

Volkswagen, not BWM, to build Apple’s self-driving vehicles

Apple enlisted software programmers, automotive engineers, rocket scientists and the industrial-design team of Apple's design chief, Jonathan Ive, to reimagine the auto. The German company was also l...

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Sony "Did Not Imply PS5 Is 3 Years Away"

With its PlayStation 4 console now five years old and approaching the end of its product life cycle, Sony finds itself transitioning its emphasis toward subscription services like Vue. Another rea...

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Low-Cost Android Devices Found Secretly Installing Adware

Low-Cost Android Devices Found Secretly Installing Adware

MediaTek-powered devices were recently identified by another study as making up the majority of devices that were missing out on security patches due in part to the lack of fixes from their maker....

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Ford F-150 Raptor Gets Electronically Controlled Fox Shocks, Recaros

Ford F-150 Raptor Gets Electronically Controlled Fox Shocks, Recaros

While the US F-150 Raptor is powered by a stonking 335kW/691Nm EcoBoost V6 petrol engine backed by a 10-speed automatic, the Ranger will make do with a 157kW/500Nm 2.0-litre bi-turbo diesel backed by ...

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Epic Games Outlines Future Fortnite Improvements, Including New Playground Mode

Epic Games Outlines Future Fortnite Improvements, Including New Playground Mode

Although friendly fire will be on, it seems to be in place more to help you and your friends practice battle maneuvers. Fortnite is certainly popular - it's arguably the most popular game in t...

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Snapdragon 710 to improve midrange Android phone performance

Snapdragon 710 to improve midrange Android phone performance

The processor is said to deliver up to twice the overall performance improvements in AI applications, as compared to Snapdragon 660 SoC. Dubbed Snapdragon 710 , the SoC comes as a direct successo...

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Lenovo Announces Moto Z3 Play Will Launch June 6

Lenovo Announces Moto Z3 Play Will Launch June 6

Motorola has started sending out press invites for a June 6th launch event in Brazil. While the teaser doesn't give away any details about the device, it isn't rocket science to predict what smartph...

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Apple has rejected iOS version of Steam Link app, Valve says

Apple has rejected iOS version of Steam Link app, Valve says

The app allows you to stream your library of Steam games to mobile devices where they can be played either with the touchscreen or a Bluetooth controller. For its part, Valve said that it appealed...

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Playground Mode, Improved Replay and More Coming to ‘Fortnite’

Playground Mode, Improved Replay and More Coming to ‘Fortnite’

All treasure chests and ammo crates will be spawned, try droppin' in different spots and scope out the loot. Players that use controllers have some great plans to look forward to, one of the limited t...

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Apple allows you to download all data which it collects from you

Apple allows you to download all data which it collects from you

Once you've selected a size, you can finalize the process and Apple will begin collecting your data. However, once your data is deactivated, not even Apple can access it. The data involved will re...

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President Trump addresses US Naval Academy

President Trump addresses US Naval Academy

There were 1,042 graduates this year. Trump arrived at the stadium after his helicopter circled it, a flyover that was followed early in the ceremony by another from the Blue Angels squadron. Tr...

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Trump welcomes North Korea's 'warm' response to canceled summit

Trump welcomes North Korea's 'warm' response to canceled summit

But he said many North Korean defectors he knows have remained pragmatic. In a fiery rebuttal , North Korea blasted Pence as a "political dummy" and threatened the U.S. The North Koreans also quest...

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Volkswagen to build Apple's self-driving vehicles, report says

Volkswagen to build Apple's self-driving vehicles, report says

But the most exciting side of the story is that Apple had indeed plans to build a new auto experience for the user, as well as a design it had to put on hold. The company hired over 1,000 employees to...

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Kia Sportage Revealed With New Mild-Hybrid And Diesel Powertrains

Kia Sportage Revealed With New Mild-Hybrid And Diesel Powertrains

The updated Kia Sportage has been unveiled with a lightly updated exterior design, and a bevy of new drivetrains. The Sportage's advanced new EcoDynamic+ 48V diesel mild-hybrid powertrain ( earl...

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Dark Souls Remastered reviews round-up, all the scores

Dark Souls Remastered reviews round-up, all the scores

It's a bit on the gloomy side. Dark Souls: Remastered will launch on PC, PS4, and Xbox One on May 25 before coming to Nintendo Switch later this Summer. Demon's Souls' servers may still be going ...

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Acer unveils first Chromebook with 8th-gen Intel Core processors

Acer unveils first Chromebook with 8th-gen Intel Core processors

The Google Pixelbook , launched in Fall of 2017, is a high-end Chromebook with a 3:2 display ratio, impressive specs, and a whopping $1,000 price tag. The manufacturer says it was able to stuff in a ...

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Facebook is updating how you can authenticate your account logins

Facebook is updating how you can authenticate your account logins

Type in the six-digit code that's automatically generated on your device into the Facebook prompt, and then you're good to go. Here's how to setup 2FA for Facebook using Authy or your favorite aut...

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Ferrari SP38 revealed - new one-off based on 488 GTB

Ferrari SP38 revealed - new one-off based on 488 GTB

The Ferrari SP38 one-off special has been unveiled and ceremonially handed over to its new owner, prior to a few hot laps at Fiorano. Drawing inspiration from the F40, the all-new body (there's ...

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Steam Link App Rejected By Apple For

Steam Link App Rejected By Apple For "Business Conflict"

We reviewed the Android version , and it's an impressive app despite still being in beta . Apple has also turned down Valve's appeals. Steam Link is Valve's streaming service, which allows you ...

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Honda Project P Is A 165-MPH Civic Type R Pickup

Honda Project P Is A 165-MPH Civic Type R Pickup

It's called the "Project P", and it's the work of some presumably very bored fellows from the Product Engineering department at Honda's factory in Swindon. Under the bonnet, there's still a 2.0 litre ...

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Apple may owe you $50 for iPhone battery replacement

Apple may owe you $50 for iPhone battery replacement

In a statement , the iPhone-maker said that it is offering a credit of Rs 3,900 to those customers who replaced their batteries between 1 January 2017 to 28 December 2018. For those customers who pai...

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Samsung has to pay Apple $539 million in patent infringement case

Samsung has to pay Apple $539 million in patent infringement case

Samsung had already paid Apple $ 399 million for infringement of some of the patents at issue in the current case which would mean that yesterday's verdict would see Samsung still owe Apple almost ...

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Samsung Gear S4 smartwatch may use Wear OS, not Tizen

Samsung Gear S4 smartwatch may use Wear OS, not Tizen

Some may argue, of course, that you don't need as many applications on a smartwatch, but that's beyond the point here. Samsung has made only one Wear OS watch before. Apple could well launch a new ...

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HTC U12 Plus | Hands-on review with the Flame Red model

HTC U12 Plus | Hands-on review with the Flame Red model

Edge Sense 2 adds a double-tap function to launch a miniscreen within the larger display for easier one-handed use. Its a tall 18:9 screen with 1,440 x 2,280 pixel resolution (537ppi). The likely...

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John 'TotalBiscuit' Bain has died at 33

John 'TotalBiscuit' Bain has died at 33

Twitch , which lets users stream gaming sessions, said in a tweeted statement about Bain, " John Bain's opinionated game critiques and sense of humor led to him becoming one of the most prominent v...

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Tiahleigh Palmer Murder: Foster Father Sentenced

Tiahleigh Palmer Murder: Foster Father Sentenced

Tiahleigh's mother Cindy Palmer has reportedly written a victim impact statement, while Thorburn is expected to be sentenced today. It's one of the most shocking and disturbing crimes to rock Austra...

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PM Modi apologises to students of Visva Bharati University

PM Modi apologises to students of Visva Bharati University

The Bhavan, a "symbol of cultural ties between India and Bangladesh" has been constructed by Bangladesh on the varsity campus. "India and Bangladesh are two separate countries, but our interests are c...

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Watch live video of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupting

Watch live video of Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupting

While one man almost lost his leg to flying lava splatter, no one has died yet in connection to the volcanic activity. Kilauea's lava is seeping from nine of the 23 fissures created since the volc...

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LA Times Site Down Across Europe As New Privacy Laws Take Effect

LA Times Site Down Across Europe As New Privacy Laws Take Effect

PwC questioned 300 executives at US, United Kingdom and Japanese firms with a presence in Europe. Noyb chairman Max Schrems said: " Facebook has even blocked accounts of users who have not give...

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IPL 2018, Qualifier 2, KKR vs SRH: Preview, Predictions and Likely XIs

IPL 2018, Qualifier 2, KKR vs SRH: Preview, Predictions and Likely XIs

Sunrisers Hyderabad will look to break their four-match losing spree, whereas it's been the opposite with Dinesh Karthik's men. "Fully Scripted tournament.Final will be CSK vs KKR.Because these t...

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Oregon Couple Unplugs Alexa After Private Conversation Is Recorded

Oregon Couple Unplugs Alexa After Private Conversation Is Recorded

At first, the pair found it hard to believe that the smart-speaker might pull such a trick single-handedly and send their conversation to some random contact. Amazon claims this is an "unlikely...stri...

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Local veteran's group, community respond to National Football League anthem policy

Local veteran's group, community respond to National Football League anthem policy

The league announced Wednesday players shouldn't kneel , or teams could be fined. Brown's treatment epitomizes why Colin Kaepernick first began to silently sit and kneel during the anthem to pr...

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Kiev hotel prices soar ahead of Champions League final

Kiev hotel prices soar ahead of Champions League final

It's about the clubs. One of the victims told the Mirror that the thugs "came towards us like a pack of dogs" and stated quite understandably that "I did not come here for this, I came to watch ...

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Actor Morgan Freeman apologises after sexual harassment allegations surface

Actor Morgan Freeman apologises after sexual harassment allegations surface

Freeman's statement came in response to a CNN report based on interviews with 16 people claiming to have witnessed or experienced the Going in Style actor's alleged abuse. Old video footage of M...

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Samsung opens new AI R&D centres in UK, Canada, Russia

Samsung opens new AI R&D centres in UK, Canada, Russia

It plans to include leading AI experts such as Professor Dmitry Vetrov (Higher School of Economics) and Professor Victor Lempitsky (Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology) to lead its research o...

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