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Apple to invest $1 billion in original programming

Apple to invest $1 billion in original programming

Apple could produce as many as 10 TV shows , sources told the WSJ , which could be offered on either Apple Music or a new service dedicated entirely to video. If Apple did want to spend more, i...

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Google's diversity crisis worsens, CEO cancels town hall

Google's diversity crisis worsens, CEO cancels town hall

A group of more than 60 women is reportedly considering suing Google over gender discrimination, sexism, and the very pay gap they experience when compared to male coworkers in the same roles. The q...

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IPhone 8 size leak helps create the most accurate mock-up yet

IPhone 8 size leak helps create the most accurate mock-up yet

Verdict: iPhone 8 wins. The " copper gold " dummy has a flat copper color on the back, but is actually a shiny yellow on the sides, according to YouTube producer Danny Winget. Verdict: The iPho...

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All Three 2017 iPhone Models have reportedly entered production

All Three 2017 iPhone Models have reportedly entered production

What happens when apps that use a bottom navigation bar (or any UI element pinned to the bottom) are opened on the iPhone 8 is that the blurred background will likely extend into the home button's ...

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Consumer Reports Pulls Microsoft Surface Tablet Recommendation Over Breakdowns, Unreliability

Consumer Reports Pulls Microsoft Surface Tablet Recommendation Over Breakdowns, Unreliability

This motion includes both the brand new Surface Pro and Surface Laptop devices launched mere months ago. Microsoft is relatively new to the hardware business, and this is the first year CR had eno...

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Remember Those Strong Password Rules? Forget Them Here's The Real Deal

Remember Those Strong Password Rules? Forget Them Here's The Real Deal

As it turns out, one of the writers of a document that has been used to create password policy for years says the suggestions he laid down are no longer valid. Additionally, it is also now recommended...

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Valve announces a new game at The International, 'Artifact'

Valve announces a new game at The International, 'Artifact'

We don't know much about Artifact at this point, only that it's a digital card game coming some time in 2018. There were no screen shots or gameplay footage to give us any clues as to how this upc...

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For Honor Is Free This Weekend On The PlayStation 4

For Honor Is Free This Weekend On The PlayStation 4

If you're interested, you can pre-load the free trial on August 8th to ready up. For Honor , Ubisoft's standalone hack and slash IP from earlier this year is getting a free-to-play event later this...

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LG V30 confirmed to have 6-inch VR ready P-OLED display

The shift from LCD to OLED "marks a move by LG to extend its OLED leadership from the premium TV sector into the premium smartphone space", said an LG spokesman. Before HTC launched the U Ult...

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Microsoft Surface Financing Lets You Upgrade In 18 Months

Microsoft Surface Financing Lets You Upgrade In 18 Months

The Surface Laptop comes with Windows 10 S - the version that doesn't run old-fashioned Windows programs - but through the end of the year you can upgrade Win10 S to Win10 Pro (which does run regul...

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Facebook tries to combat fake news

Facebook tries to combat fake news

The feature is now being more broadly rolled out within the U.S. and will be extended to Germany, France and the Netherlands. "We don't want to be and are not the arbiters of the truth", Facebook ...

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Future Windows 10 will come with eye tracking support

Future Windows 10 will come with eye tracking support

Windows' on-screen keyboard then generates predictive matches. On Wednesday, Microsoft released a beta version of 'Eye Control' feature in Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16257 and Win...

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Samsung Electronics to Release Galaxy Note 8 on the 15th of September

Leaks about the Samsung Electronic (OTCMKTS: SSNLF ) Galaxy Note 8 and Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL ) flagship iPhone 8 are flowing in from nearly everywhere. Earlier in the week, Evan Blass unveile...

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Magnetic Tape Data Storage Breakthrough Will Make Your Hard Drive Seem Tiny

Magnetic Tape Data Storage Breakthrough Will Make Your Hard Drive Seem Tiny

This new breakthrough could extend the life of tape as a valid storage medium significantly and make it practical for the cloud era, too, IBM said . In order to achieve the 201 GB per square inch, ...

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Apple prematurely releases code that uncovers iPhone 8 design and security features

Apple prematurely releases code that uncovers iPhone 8 design and security features

Famous software developer Steve Troughton-Smith, recently found that Apple mistakenly released software code for its upcoming iPhone . For those in doubt, Troughton-Smith assured us that this icon...

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PS4 Shipments Reach 63.3 Million, Falling Year-Over-Year

PS4 Shipments Reach 63.3 Million, Falling Year-Over-Year

Sales and operating revenues climbed 15.2 percent to 1.86 trillion yen or $16.59 billion from prior year's 1.61 trillion yen. Sony's Games and Network Services segment, which includes PlayStatio...

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Ford To Repair Explorer Police Cars Over Carbon Monoxide Concerns

Ford To Repair Explorer Police Cars Over Carbon Monoxide Concerns

The Duluth Police Department has about 25 Ford Explorers in its fleet, according to Deputy Chief Nick Lukovsky, who said the city's squads don't appear to have the same issues. Numerous complaints cam...

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Surfaces Online with 4GB RAM & QHD Screen

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Surfaces Online with 4GB RAM & QHD Screen

Recently we have seen the live images of the Galaxy S8 Active (SM-G892A) and now we have got detailed specifications of the handset that have surfaced along with press images. With the given camera ...

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Dragon Quest XI: Echoes Of An Elusive Age Announced For West

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes Of An Elusive Age Announced For West

Echoes of an Elusive Age will offer a world of adventure, exploration and instances of heroism-all brought to life by character art of famed manga artist Akira Toriyama and the memorable music of com...

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HTC VIVE(TM) Announces a Premium Standalone VR Headset for the China Market

HTC VIVE(TM) Announces a Premium Standalone VR Headset for the China Market

The VIVE standalone headset will be powered by the same chip as the Daydream reference model, Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 chipset, which is the same powerful processor found in premium smartphon...

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PUBG To Start Selling Vanity Items Based On Battle Royale

PUBG To Start Selling Vanity Items Based On Battle Royale

Today, the Playerunknown's Battlegrounds' developer Bluehole along with ESL has announced the Playerunknown's Battlegrounds Invitational. The third crate is the gamescom Invitational Crate, and ...

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Blast from the past as the Nokia 3310 hits our shelves again

While the rejuvenated version is unlikely to achieve sales anywhere near that, there will likely be plenty of punters ready to go retro and shell out for the handset, which comes courtesy of Finnish f...

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Dying Light Going Strong So New DLC Is On Its Way

Dying Light Going Strong So New DLC Is On Its Way

Pretty impressive for a game that's nearly three years old, eh? The DLC schedule will include more enemies, events and mysteries to solve. That's a fantastic number given that most games can't mai...

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Android O Developer Preview arrives nearly complete - Full release coming soon

Google released the initial Android O Developer Preview back in March , and I've been using it ever since on my Pixel XL . No other device is supported for the beta release. This quarter ends on Sept...

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Is this the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active?

Is this the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active?

There is not any image of the new colour on the Galaxy Note 8 , so we don't really know how it would look on the device. Just like the previous S active phones, the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active will be...

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Ford's newest police pursuit vehicle isn't a auto at all

Ford's newest police pursuit vehicle isn't a auto at all

Plenty of crooks have attempted to leave the police in their dust by ditching the pavement and going off-road, but Ford's latest police-only pursuit vehicle is ready to give them a run for their money...

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Reliance Industries to buy 24.92% in Balaji Telefilms for $64 mn

Reliance Industries to buy 24.92% in Balaji Telefilms for $64 mn

Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) on Thursday said its board has approved to pick around 25 per cent stake in Balaji Telefilms by acquiring 2.52 crore shares for around Rs 413 crore. ...

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Pound climbs against the Euro ahead of European Central Bank meeting

Pound climbs against the Euro ahead of European Central Bank meeting

Market expectations are that the European Central Bank will announce a cut in the amount of bonds it is willing to buy from €60 billion to €40 billion in September, with a start date of January for ...

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Switch online companion app details emerge, as do concerns

However, although the app now allows you to sign into your Nintendo account, doing so returns an error code, along with a message that the servers are now undergoing maintenance. That though is abou...

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More screenshots of Fatal Fury's Geese Howard in Tekken 7

More screenshots of Fatal Fury's Geese Howard in Tekken 7

Meanwhile many Tekken alums are still missing from the roster, including Julia, Ganryu, Anna, Baek, and even Zafina. Tekken 7 is out on PS4, Xbox One and PC. Geese looks pretty stunning and all ...

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