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Moto Z2 Play Press renders Leaked

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This could indicate we may expect the Moto Z2 Force , the Moto Z2 and the Moto Z2 Play all at the same time, as the Moto Z and Z Force were also introduced in June previous year. Android Nougat brings new features including improved battery life, new security features, expanded emoji, quick settings controls that can be easily accessed to change settings, virtual reality compatibility and the ability to run two apps side-by-side. Read More »

Apple touts greater use of recycled metal in gadgets

Apple is reportedly readying for the launch of the newest iPhone in line with its 10 year anniversary. "We believe our goal should be a closed-loop supply chain, where products are built using only renewable resources or recycled material", Apple report said. Read More »

Microsoft commits to major Windows feature releases twice a year

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The Windows 10 Creators Update is the latest set of updates to the operating system that empowers users with experiences on 3D, mixed reality, 4K gaming and enhanced security features. Microsoft has not revealed a release timetable, but most experts expect it to appear this fall. The System Center Configuration Manager updates will be coordinated with this new twice-annual update model, officials stated. Read More »

Canada man accuses Bose headphones for spying on users

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The lawsuit is seeking an injunction to stop Bose from continuing to collect and share user data, as well as actual, statutory, and punitive damages. According to the complaint [ PDF ] filed yesterday in a federal court in IL, when owners of Bose wireless headsets use the Bose Connect app on their smartphones, it collects the information about the songs you listen to and allegedly transmits this data - along with other identifying information - to third parties. Read More »

New Book: Obama Had to Push Hillary to Concede 2016 Election

The call with Schale marks the beginning of a riveting account of the final, awful hours of Clinton's long pursuit of the presidency, as told by reporters Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes in their insidery new book, " Shattered ". But you have been saying for many months that he is temperamentally unfit and that he would be unsafe, and, if you meant it, you should say it. The calls from President Obama started after Wisconsin was called for Donald Trump. Read More »

Kim Kardashian Skips Angel Gala to be by Kanye's Side After Breakdown

At that time Kim was in New York City when one of Kanye's friends called her. Easter had to make the eldest of the clan very nostalgic because on Instagram , she published old memories with her little sister, Kim. I think that will be really good for him. The reality superstar has already decided that she will have her third child with rapper husband through surrogacy, reports Radar Online . Read More »

Google reaches out-of-court deal with Russian Federation in Android case (YNDX)

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Under the settlement with the Russian antitrust watchdog FAS, Google has agreed to stop forcing smartphone makers to install the company's software on an obligatory basis. The Google search bar will be replaced with a Chrome widget and Russian search engines will be able to appear on the screen. The fine amounts to 9 percent of Google's revenue in Russia in 2014, plus inflations, Russian news agency TASS says. Read More »

Hydrogen fuel cell cars creep up _ slowly _ on electrics

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By contrast, it takes nine hours to fully recharge an all-electric Chevrolet Bolt using a 240-volt home charger. "The Honda Clarity is aimed at accelerating the deployment of advanced electrified powertrain technology and bringing electrified vehicles further into the mainstream", said Jeff Conrad, senior vice president of American Honda Motor Co, Inc. Read More »

USA troops to help Somalia fight al-Shabab

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In October 1993, during the Battle of Mogadishu (the Black Hawk Down incident), 18 U.S. soldiers were killed and 73 wounded, with a pair of Black Hawk helicopters shot down. Days later, a vehicle bomb targeted senior officials leaving a military base in Mogadishu, killing at least 15 people and destroying a minibus carrying civilians, the Somali military said. Read More »

How to Activate YouTube Dark Mode in Windows 10 & macOS

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First spotted by a redditor named _paul-, dark mode is only available on the most recent version of Google Chrome , the Next Web reports. Reddit discovered a console edit in Chrome 57 for Windows and macOS that enables a toggle switch in settings to flip everything from the red and white you're used to into shades of black and grey. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S6 Nougat Update Insults S7 Users

Galaxy Note 5: It's Nougat time for the Note 5, which is the most recently supported device in the Note family (Samsung skipped over Note 6 to the Note7, which you all know by now went up in flames). Talking About the update, the OTA update packs the build N920VVRU3CQB9 for the Verizon Note 5 and build G928VVRU3CQB9 for the Verizon Galaxy S6 Edge Plus. Read More »

The iPhone 8 Bottleneck That Could Delay Its Launch

The only service Apple provided users before was an offer to swap a harmed iPhone 6 Plus for a repaired one at a cost of around $519. An excerpt from White's research note with investment banking firm Drexel Hamilton, obtained by Macrumours , claims "Our contact strongly believes the 5.8-inch iPhone 8 will be delayed by several weeks due to challenges around the 3D sensing technology, but still in time for the December holidays". Read More »

Head of Trump-Russia probe under fire, won't step down

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But that same day, the hearing, which also would have included former CIA director John Brennan and former director of national intelligence James Clapper, was canceled by the House Intelligence Committee's chairman, Representative Devin Nunes, a California Republican, and any White House decision on Yates's testimony became moot. Read More »

Veteran NASA spacewoman getting 3 extra months in orbit

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A question of extending the stay of NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson on board the International Space Station (ISS) for another 3.5 months is nearly solved, Russia's space corporation Roscosmos head Igor Komarov told Sputnik on Tuesday. Rather than returning to Earth with her Expedition 51 crew mates Oleg Novitsky of Roscosmos and Thomas Pesquet of European Space Agency, in June as originally planned, Whitson will remain on the space station and return home with NASA's Jack Fischer and ... Read More »

Sensex slips 47 points as RBI holds policy rate

The BSE 30-share index hit a high of 30,007.48 in intra-day trade, but slipped to 29,817.69 before settling at 29,974.24, up 64.02 points or 0.21 per cent. "Q4 numbers should take centre stage from here on, but global cues could also hold sway in the coming days specially with United States markets beginning to show vulnerability ahead of jobs data", said Anand James, Chief Market Strategist, Geojit Financial Services Ltd. Read More »

Spotify is planning a direct listing of its shares - not an IPO

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The rub is this: It may not really be an IPO. While there was speculation earlier this year that Spotify's IPO may slip to 2018, going public this year remains a real possibility for the company, which has been watching the market reception for Snapchat's IPO among other indicators. Read More »

Twitter sues United States over anti-Trump account

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The company went on to argue any unmasking of the account would have a chilling effect on users critical of the Trump administration, and by extension, free speech. In this context, the CBP Summons must be declared unlawful and enjoined absent an evidentiary showing by Defendants that some criminal or civil offense has been committed, that unmasking the users' identity is the least restrictive means for investigating that offense, that the demand for this information is not motivated by a ... Read More »

OneNote for Windows 10 gets audio nodes and more for Insiders

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The update improves the Home screen interface, simplifying the UI and increasing system performance. A single press of the Xbox button on the controller brings up the guide, no matter what you're doing. Accompanying the broadcasting features is a new preinstalled Beam viewing app, letting you watch others play from your console. Beam is already available for users of the Microsoft Xbox One , but it will also be available to desktop users from the 11 of April this year. Read More »

Derrick Rose to have knee surgery again and miss rest of season

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Charles is a freshman at Pennsylvania State University from Long Island, New York, majoring in broadcast journalism. Since the 2011-12 season Rose has not averaged more than 20 points per game in a season. In 470 career games, he's averaged 19.5 points and has also chipped in with 6.0 assists and 3.7 rebounds a night. Rose, who previously said he would like to return to NY, missed the Knicks' previous two games with what the team described as soreness and swelling. Read More »

Ford recalls 440K vehicles for fire risk, door latch trouble

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The automaker says the cars are fine to drive, but to watch out for coolant leaks and monitor coolant levels. The defect has been linked with at least 29 reports of fires in the US and Canada and no injuries, Ford said. To date, Ford is unaware of any injuries related to this issue. There are 210,619 vehicles affected in this expanded recall in North America, including 191,432 in the United States and federalized territories, 10,996 in Canada and 8,191 in Mexico. Read More »

Truecaller starts caller id services for feature phones

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With the aim of becoming a full-fledged platform, Truecaller has now integrated a messaging app, Google Duo video calling, and UPI-enabled payments service for Indian users. Another feature called " Truecaller Pay " in collaboration with ICICI Bank, will allow users to send or receive money over their mobile phone. You can download Truecaller via the Play Store or App Store . Read More »

Google plans to revamp its ad policies

The U.K. government said it suspended advertising on YouTube until the site can ensure they're not placed next to content it doesn't approve of. According to the damning report , an ad appearing alongside a YouTube video typically earns advertisers $7.60 per every 1,000 views, meaning companies were unwittingly funding extremists and inciting hatred and violence to boost their profit. Read More »

Senate quashes an Obama-era regulation to protect your privacy online

In a joint statement following Thursday's Senate vote , FCC commissioner Mignon Clyburn and FTC commissioner Terrell McSweeney, both Democrats, condemned the legislation. Two Republicans did not vote. The ultimate target of the GOP and broadband providers, Democrats said, are the controversial online traffic rules known as net neutrality that are created to ensure the free-flow of content on the Internet. Read More »

Another New GTA 5 Online Update Has Arrived

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GTA 6 doesn't seem to be Rockstar's priority right now as the company is set to release another of its highly anticipated blockbuster hits, Red Dead Redemption 2, which is supposedly expected to be launched sometime around Fall of this year. Read More »

French ad group Havas says only United Kingdom unit pulling adverts from Google

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A government spokeswoman said it had placed a temporary restriction on YouTube advertising pending assurance. According to a report in The Times , Google is to be summoned before the government to explain why ads have been running alongside inappropriate video content - including terrorist propaganda, banned hate preachers and rape apologists. Read More »

Google Makes Web Images 35% Smaller

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Smaller file sizes means less data is being transferred around the Internet and websites will load faster. The announcement by Google software engineers Robert Obryk and Jyrki Alakuijala explains that the new compression algorithm does not affect web compatibility (like the average video format, digital image formats are essentially wrappers for content that could be encoded in any number of ways - the important thing is that the browser/viewer/player knows how to handle the different ... Read More »

Honda Cars India launches crossover WR-V starting at Rs 7.75 lakh

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The two petrol variants of Honda WR-V are priced at Rs 7.75 lakh and Rs 8.99 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) while the diesel variants are tagged at Rs 8.79 lakh and Rs 9.99 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi), cited the report. The WR-V is offered in two variants, namely; the S and VX and takes some design cues from the Jazz hatchback. The most fuel efficient engines! While the petrol version is available at ₹7.75 lakh and ₹8.99 lakh, the diesel variant is priced at ₹8.79 lakh and 9.99 lakh (all ex-showroom, ... Read More »