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Garmin's New "Forerunner 645 watch" Can Store up to 500 songs

It's shipping now and will cost $450. In terms of pricing we know the Forerunner 645 Music will cost £399.99 (about $540, AU $690) with either a black or cerise band. There's a non-Music variant of ...

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Sony unveils 4K OLED TVs with HDR

Sony unveils 4K OLED TVs with HDR

Sony and LG aren't breaking any new ground with their 2018 OLED TVs , but that doesn't mean they won't end the year as our favorites once again. It will come in 55-inch and 65-inch sizes. Last year S...

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Vivo to launch first in-display fingerprint sensor smartphone at CES 2018

Vivo being the first OEM to implement this technology isn't surprising, of course. This is the first time a smartphone is having the fingerprint scanner on the display screen. According to a press ...

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OnePlus 5T Oxygen OS 4.7.6 update brings camera improvements and more

OnePlus 5T Oxygen OS 4.7.6 update brings camera improvements and more

Keeping true to its words, OnePlus has begun delivering new OxygenOS 5.0.1 with bug-fix for third-party camera app and also resolved network issues reported by European consumers. "And we're preparing...

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Cord-cutting Households to Get Wi-Fi Speed Boosts With 802.11ax

Cord-cutting Households to Get Wi-Fi Speed Boosts With 802.11ax

With these new chips comes a whole host of upgrades and improvements from the predecessor, 802.11ac. Besides running data at faster speeds than the current standard, 802.11ax is created to improve int...

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Google Merges Android Pay and Wallet Services- Introduces Google Pay

Google Merges Android Pay and Wallet Services- Introduces Google Pay

Amazon, Barnes and Noble and Kobo will likely adopt Google Pay within their Android apps in the coming days, but e-reading apps issued by major publishers will likely take longer. Google Pay seems lik...

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North Korea 'likely' to attend Olympics in South, says official

North Korea 'likely' to attend Olympics in South, says official

North Korea's International Olympic Committee representative on Saturday said his country is likely to compete in figure skating in next month's Winter Olympics in South Korea, according to Japanese m...

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Turtles turn female as Great Barrier Reef grows warmer

Turtles turn female as Great Barrier Reef grows warmer

Researchers tracked the sex ratios of green sea turtles as they returned to feeding grounds on the Great Barrier Reef . A sea turtle's sex is dependent on temperature, and the number of female hatc...

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Watch Some Dragon Ball FighterZ Goku Black Gameplay in Latest Trailer

Watch Some Dragon Ball FighterZ Goku Black Gameplay in Latest Trailer

This warrior battles foes with powerful energy blades on his hands. You can see him in all his "evil Goku" glory without spoiling too much of the plot line from Super in the new trailer, including t...

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Celgene to acquire Impact Biomedicines for about $7bn

Celgene to acquire Impact Biomedicines for about $7bn

Sunday afternoon came news of the former: Celgene's acquisition of Impact Biomedicines , a private biotechnology company with an experimental medicine for the bone marrow disorder myelofibrosis. "W...

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Amazon Alexa going mobile with new developer tools

Amazon Alexa going mobile with new developer tools

With the Alexa Mobile Accessory Kit , OEM development teams no longer need to perform the bulk of the coding for their Alexa integration. Bluetooth audio-capable devices built with the new kit can co...

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Facebook kills its

Facebook kills its "M" virtual assistant

The social network giant says it "learned a lot" from M over the last 2 years, and the company will use some of M's tech on its other AI projects going forward. We continue to be very pleased with the...

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Angela Merkel upbeat as she returns to coalition table

Angela Merkel upbeat as she returns to coalition table

The German chancellor is facing mounting pressure to form a coalition, after talks with the liberal Free Democratic Party (FDP) and the Greens fell apart in November. She is facing pressure from con...

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SHOCKING: NASA Captures Sign Of Life On Mars, Finds Traces Of Fossils

SHOCKING: NASA Captures Sign Of Life On Mars, Finds Traces Of Fossils

This thing was discovered by NASA's Curiosity rover's Mars Hand Lens Imager (MAHLI). The features' odd appearance have raised questions about whether NASA has discovered trace fossils on the Red Pl...

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Wow, the Switch just surpassed the Wii U's lifetime Japanese sales

Wow, the Switch just surpassed the Wii U's lifetime Japanese sales

Nintendo sold almost five million Switch units in the first 10 months in the US and more than 10 million units across the world, Statista noted . As of December 2017, the hybrid console has sold over...

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Apple Watch to be able to control Whirlpool appliances this year

Apple Watch to be able to control Whirlpool appliances this year

The Yummly app offers step-by-step tutorials and videos, but because it can communicate with smart ovens and microwaves, it can also send instructions to the appliances . The ingredients are cate...

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One-year-old girl attacked by family dog in Falmouth

The girl's father tried to pull the dog off of his daughter but couldn't. Police said the father got a pistol from a nearby room, but realized it wasn't loaded. The dog had no known history of viole...

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Intel facing multiple class action suits over chip security flaw

Modern processors are created to perform something called "speculative execution". Processors are able to predict what tasks they will need to execute. Intel is closely working with the rivals AMD and...

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HTC's Vive Pro offers resolution bump, wireless adapter, and better microphones

HTC's Vive Pro offers resolution bump, wireless adapter, and better microphones

What's more, the Pro has a new headstrap, dual microphones with active noise cancellation, and two front-facing cameras "designed to empower developer creativity". This piece of equipment will operat ...

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Google Pay combines Android Pay, Google Wallet into single service

Google Pay combines Android Pay, Google Wallet into single service

Apparently Google Pay combines all these former stabs at the universal smartphone payment system. Managing an Android Pay and Google Wallet account wasn't a lot of work, but it sure could get ...

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Amazon announces Alexa integration for headphones and smartwatches

The inclusion of Alexa on a non-Amazon product is not a first, though, as past year the smart assistant debuted on the HTC U11 , Huawei Mate 9 , and Motorola Z series smartphones. The kit will allow...

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Mack Brown, Frank Beamer headline College Football Hall of Fame class

Mack Brown, Frank Beamer headline College Football Hall of Fame class

Woodson won the Heisman in 1997, becoming the first player who primarily played defense to win the award. Reed becomes the eighth Miami player to be enshrined into the College Football Hall of Fame,...

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Ford to offer diesel truck to gain fuel economy edge

Ford to offer diesel truck to gain fuel economy edge

Last year USA authorities charged that Fiat Chrysler used software to cheat emissions tests covering 104,000 of its Ram models. The 3.0-liter V6 diesel will naturally be used with Ford's new 10-speed ...

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Sony Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra, Xperia L Designs and Specifications Leaked

Sony Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra, Xperia L Designs and Specifications Leaked

Earlier this week, 3D renders appeared of the XA2, XA2 Ultra, and L2. As you may have guessed, these are successors to the Xperia XZ Premium and Xperia XZs that were unveiled at the MWC 2017, but ...

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Nokia 6 (2018) receives Android Oreo update and Google Play support

Nokia 6 (2018) receives Android Oreo update and Google Play support

While the Nokia 6 2018 will arrive with the Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box, the Finnish company has confirmed that the handset will be updated to Android 8.0 Oreo on its first boot. The smart...

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Apple says all Macs, iPhones, iPads exposed to chip flaw

Spectre, in particular, is a subtle vulnerability, and we'll likely be seeing additional protections worked into software over time. The weakness could allow hackers or computer viruses to tunnel righ...

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Windows 10 Security Update Available, Games Suffer Performance

Numerous other Games News portals have been testing the latest Windows patch. At the time this article was published, PCs running anti-virus from the following vendors are not able to receive the pa...

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NVIDIA's new 65-inch 4K gaming displays also run Android TV

NVIDIA's new 65-inch 4K gaming displays also run Android TV

And as always, TVs will be the most popular gadget on show, with hundreds of big-screen TVs vying for space in your gaming den or living room. It's the world's first big-screen PC gaming display, ...

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SpaceX Launches Zuma Mission, Lands First Stage at the Cape

SpaceX Launches Zuma Mission, Lands First Stage at the Cape

About all we know is that contractor and manufacturer Northrop Grumman booked the launch on behalf of the federal government. SpaceX plans to land the first stage of the Falcon 9 rocket at Cape Ca...

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SpaceX set to launch secret Zuma mission

SpaceX set to launch secret Zuma mission

The current weather forecast predicts an 80 percent chance of favorable launch conditions. The rocket payload is provided by Northrop Gruman, but all other details are classified, including which go...

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DJI Announces Two New Products As CES Approaches

DJI Announces Two New Products As CES Approaches

The Ronin S is DJI's first 3-axis stabilizer for both mirrorless and DSLR cameras. DJI's SmoothTrack technology detects how you are moving the camera and compensates, so it becomes a smoother, mor...

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Pixel 2 customer survey appears in the phone's settings menu

Pixel 2 customer survey appears in the phone's settings menu

Also, the website points out that the bug might have more to do with recording audio clips rather than a problem with the Pixel 2 XL's microphone. "I experienced the unusually low volume for outgo...

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Loathsome Shill Ajit Pai Drops Out Of Planned CES Appearance

Loathsome Shill Ajit Pai Drops Out Of Planned CES Appearance

With less than a week before this year's Consumer Electronics Show, Chairman of the Federal Communications Comission Ajit Pai has made a decision to bail on a scheduled appearance. It looks like A...

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Helena Bonham Carter Tapped to Play Princess Margaret on 'The Crown'!

According to People, Carter was reportedly at first being considered for the role of Queen Elizabeth, but it was eventually decided that Margaret would be a better fit for the star. Kirby said of he...

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Bruised heel forces Steyn out of Test and series

Bruised heel forces Steyn out of Test and series

Steyn, who is 10th on the list of all-time wicket-takers in Test matches, was playing a Test for the first time since breaking down with a right shoulder injury in Australia in November 2016. For now,...

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Tech Giants Issue Fixes, Updates For Meltdown And Spectre Flaws

The first reports suggested that a bug affected exclusively chips made by Intel, but it has since emerged that a separate flaw, Spectre, has been found in Intel, ARM and AMD chips. Mo Jia, a Shang...

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Nokia 6 (2018) officially unveiled; Same Old Specs but Refreshed Design

Nokia 6 (2018) officially unveiled; Same Old Specs but Refreshed Design

Nokia 6 features a 5.5 inch IPS LCD Full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and a pixel density of 403 ppi. Again, for about $230, this doesn't sound bad at all. The primary focus o...

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GoPro cuts 200-300 jobs

GoPro cuts 200-300 jobs

After the drone was fixed and re-released , a few analysts talked up the progress being made in this area. CEO Nick Woodman reported that the company had 1,254 employees as recently as November of ...

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Google Investing $120 Million in Chinese Mobile Game Livestream Platform

Google Investing $120 Million in Chinese Mobile Game Livestream Platform

Google said in a statement that it will help the Chinese company expand its services and grow its base of overseas viewers. So far, the number of mobile gamers in China is nearly double the num...

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New NASA Data Suggests The Hole In The Ozone Layer Is Shrinking

New NASA Data Suggests The Hole In The Ozone Layer Is Shrinking

Given that fact, researchers believe that it could be several decades before the ozone hole is eliminated altogether. So effective was the treaty that former UN Secretary General Koffi Annan once de...

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