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Upgraded "LG V30S ThinQ" features Voice and Vision AI, hardware upgrades

Those are the only hardware changes here, and they certainly aren't worth a new name. After series of leaks and rumors, LG has introduced the successor to its V30 flagship smartphone . Google ...

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Nokia 8 Sirocco Flagship Android One Smartphone Announced

Nokia 8 Sirocco Flagship Android One Smartphone Announced

It comes in Black / Copper, White / Iron and Blue / Gold colors. It will hit shelves in April, priced at €399. Underneath the hood resides a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 octa-core processor with four Kryo ...

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China's Geely Is Buying $9 Billion Stake in Daimler

China's Geely Is Buying $9 Billion Stake in Daimler

Geely representatives weren't immediately available to comment. Daimler overtook homegrown rival BMW to become the world's largest luxury auto maker by unit sales in 2016, helped by a broad refr...

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LG G6 and V30 Are Getting Upgraded to Android 8.1 Oreo

LG G6 and V30 Are Getting Upgraded to Android 8.1 Oreo

Android Go is built to make Google's version of Android reach to the masses. We're inspired by the success of Android across a wide range of devices, including entry-level phones which in many ca...

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Florida's Overwatch League team to honor the Parkland school shooting victims

Florida's Overwatch League team to honor the Parkland school shooting victims

Two days after the massacre that left 17 dead at his school, Mr Kasky created the hashtag #NeverAgain , urging his supporters to make it go viral, which it did. "Now!" They marched together holding h...

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'Mr. Steven' Net Boat To Catch SpaceX's Next Rocket Fairing

SpaceX plans to launch another Falcon 9 rocket (pictured) from Vandenberg Air Force Base in Southern California on Wednesday. The aerospace company SpaceX is ready for its next mission. If Spa...

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Burnout Paradise Remastered hits consoles in March

Burnout Paradise Remastered hits consoles in March

A decade after its initial release, Criterion's brilliant open-world racer Burnout Paradise is getting a second life on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One . It was the last main game in the series to b...

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New iOS bug can crash any iPhone with a single Indian character

New iOS bug can crash any iPhone with a single Indian character

For apps like WhatsApp, Gmail, and Facebook messenger, you can login via web and delete the buggy message. The error is caused when the default San Francisco font across Apple devices tries to ren...

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Valve Holds Steam Lunar New Year Sale, Makes Changes To Wishlist

Valve Holds Steam Lunar New Year Sale, Makes Changes To Wishlist

In fact, the latter lets you sort according to the size of the discount: 50 percent, 75 percent, and so forth. There's also the option to see the price of games that are below your Steam Wallet balanc...

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Snowstorm to leave up to a foot of snow in Maine

Snowstorm to leave up to a foot of snow in Maine

Locally, the storm's worst will probably fall on people trying to get to work Friday. Inches of snowfall is leading to school closures across the Midwest, and officials in some of the affected state...

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Apple confirms iOS source code got leaked on GitHub

Apple confirms iOS source code got leaked on GitHub

Motherboard quoted Jonathan Levin, an author of numerous books on iOS and macOS system programming, saying it was the biggest leak in Apple's history, and he's not far wrong. There are no details o...

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Sudbury sheds more jobs in January: Statscan

Sudbury sheds more jobs in January: Statscan

Ontario lost 59,300 part-time positions and created 8,500 full-time spots. The number was influenced by a drop of 137,000 part-time positions, the largest single-month slump on record. Ontario's min...

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Kick 2: Salman Khan books Christmas 2019

Kick 2: Salman Khan books Christmas 2019

The actor has been involved in a number of franchises and will probably be the only actor who has booked Eid as well as the Christmas slot in both 2018 as well as in 2019. The father-son pair was ap...

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Democrat cites 'pattern' of U.S. administration refusals to testify in Russian Federation probe

Democrat cites 'pattern' of U.S. administration refusals to testify in Russian Federation probe

The committee has subpoenaed Bannon to appear but the interview has been pushed back three times . Neither the White House nor Bannon's attorney responded to TPM's requests for comment. The White H...

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'Frozen' Toddler Dies After Wandering Out While Dad Slept

'Frozen' Toddler Dies After Wandering Out While Dad Slept

An autopsy was carried out yesterday and Wynter's death remains under investigation, the Beacon Journal reports. HEARTBREAK: Little Wynter was just two years old "My sweet little girl who was always...

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Protective ozone layer is recovering but not over populated areas

Protective ozone layer is recovering but not over populated areas

This comes as a bit of a blow following the good news a year ago that the hole in the ozone above Antarctica appears to be healing thanks to a ban on chlorofluorocarbons ( CFCs ). The reason behind th...

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Jurgen Klopp makes extraordinary claim about the linesman following Liverpool Spurs draw

Jurgen Klopp makes extraordinary claim about the linesman following Liverpool Spurs draw

Spurs equalised with the final kick of the game through a Harry Kane penalty, his 100th Premier League goal. Victor Wanyama scored a long long-range equaliser in the 80th minute, with Spurs aw...

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What time is Italy v England's Six Nations rugby match on TV?

What time is Italy v England's Six Nations rugby match on TV?

New Zealand centre Ben Te'o will play his first England Test for nearly a year after overcoming an ankle injury to be included in the Six Nations match against Italy . And Twitter users were simi...

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Sensex Retreats From Record Level, Down by 162 Points

Sensex Retreats From Record Level, Down by 162 Points

Bond yields hardened as well during the early trading hours of Friday expecting a hawkish stance from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).They cooled off only after reports that the central bank will co...

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Microsoft reports better-than-expected quarterly revenue, profit

Microsoft reports better-than-expected quarterly revenue, profit

The company is also switching more customers to online subscription versions of productivity programs like Word and Excel, helping buoy Office 365 revenue by 41%. Stock of the world's largest softwa...

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Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Falls Short of Sales Targets; Loot Boxes Blamed

Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Falls Short of Sales Targets; Loot Boxes Blamed

Creutz said the better results came from more money spent per player in EA's sport games such as Federation Internationale de Football Association and Madden. The company's stock surged 7 percent We...

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Spotify is testing a new app that's just for listening to playlists

Spotify is testing a new app that's just for listening to playlists

When you will scroll inside the app, stations will be easily changed. However, it seems that Spotify wants to see if users will be interested in a streaming app which lets them listen to playlis...

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How do you capture a monster in Monster Hunter World?

How do you capture a monster in Monster Hunter World?

Monster Hunter World was a risky venture for Capcom: a vast, expensive game for home consoles in a series mostly popular in a country where home consoles no longer are. "Hunters with that save data...

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Amazon Alexa Can Now Send SMS from Your Android Phone

Amazon Alexa Can Now Send SMS from Your Android Phone

Alexa is the name for Amazon's artificial intelligence program. In its Alexa advert, the personal assistant has lost her voice, much to the chagrin of CEO Jeff Bezos , who's probably angsty about...

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You had me at 'hello!': How killer whales mimic human speech

You had me at 'hello!': How killer whales mimic human speech

Call said that their team thought it would be really convincing to present killer whales with something that is not in their repertoire - and in this case, "hello" is not what a killer whale would say...

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Intel Warned Chinese Businesses of Chip Flaw Before US Govt

Intel Warned Chinese Businesses of Chip Flaw Before US Govt

Even though Intel has to reach out to those vendors to coordinate how patches and fixes, the Chinese government routinely monitors conversations between companies and could have theoretically exploite...

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Danish spies shared intel on Russian hackers

Danish spies shared intel on Russian hackers

A new report sheds light on why United States intelligence has been so confident Russian Federation tried to interfere with the 2016 presidential election. Thursday's reports indicated for the first...

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Catch the rare super blue blood moon Wednesday

Catch the rare super blue blood moon Wednesday

Can I see the supermoon and lunar eclipse without going outside? On average that only happens about every two-and-a-half years. While it sounds like it could be band name, it's actually a confluence...

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Dragon Ball FighterZ New Japanese Commercial Shows Android 21 Gameplay

Dragon Ball FighterZ New Japanese Commercial Shows Android 21 Gameplay

A researcher for the Red Ribbon Army, Android 21 is imbued with the ability to drain the energy and attacks of her foes, making her more than a match for the likes of Goku, Cell, Vegeta, Frieza and ...

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IPhone slowdown: Apple CEO Tim Cook clarifies device issues

IPhone slowdown: Apple CEO Tim Cook clarifies device issues

Apple had also promised to introduce additional features to its software and iOS to provide more information about the battery health in early 2018, so that users are well informed when their batterie...

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Two Texas Cities Named Finalists in Race for Amazon's HQ2

Two Texas Cities Named Finalists in Race for Amazon's HQ2

Amazon said it received 238 applications in total and that it expects to make a final decision this year. Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan said in a statement, "I expect that the lessons we learned in t...

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Amazon to launch 'Kiwi' echo speakers

Amazon to launch 'Kiwi' echo speakers

Following a fairly mixed reception to its "Echo Show" offering, Amazon is targeting its alarm clock-cum-smart-camera, the Echo Spot, in the European market with its United Kingdom launch. According to...

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The bitcoin plunge is crushing crypto-craze shares

Bitcoin has been having a very hard month. The selloff included all major cryptocurrencies , including bitcoin, Ripple and Ethereum . The recent price drop also followed Bitcoin declining in v...

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Honda Accord, Lincoln Navigator and Volvo XC60 Take top Honors at NAIAS

Honda Accord, Lincoln Navigator and Volvo XC60 Take top Honors at NAIAS

It was the Accord's first win, and the first time it went head to head with the Camry for the award. The 2018 Lincoln Navigator took the top truck honor, while the 2018 Volvo XC60 took top utility...

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Indian phone maker Micromax set to launch $30 Android Go phone

Indian phone maker Micromax set to launch $30 Android Go phone

The Micromax Bharat Go will be an entry-level smartphone that will provide an optimised Android Oreo experience. The Bharat GO could be the first Android GO powered device to be launched, at lea...

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Nintendo President Kimishima believes the Switch's second year is

Nintendo President Kimishima believes the Switch's second year is "crucial"

This emulator is being developed by the same team behind Citra and will be called yuzu . Nintendo has reconfirmed there are now no plans for the company to explore virtual reality or 4K support, ci...

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Facebook's policy U-turn on News Feed makes long-term sense

Facebook's policy U-turn on News Feed makes long-term sense

That suggests investors take Facebook seriously when it says the move likely will make users spend less time on its service. "The research shows that when we use social media to connect with peo...

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Ryan Insists Trump Is Familiar With FISA, Despite Contradictory Tweets

Ryan Insists Trump Is Familiar With FISA, Despite Contradictory Tweets

Aside from that being a bunch of unrelated and conspiratorial jibber-jabber, it also contradicted a statement the White House issued Wednesday night strongly supporting reauthorization of the Forei...

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Super Mario Odyssey DLC Introduces Luigi's Balloon World

While it's not a Season Pass announcement Super Mario Odyssey will still be getting plenty of post-launch support it looks like, with today's sudden Nintendo Direct Mini revealing a Balloon World...

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Nintendo continues third-party love affair with Dark Souls remaster

The description on the YouTube video simply states "Here is a tiny glimpse into our new project" indicating that, perhaps this isn't going to be a game we've seen from From Software before. This 2008 ...

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