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Amazon Great Indian Sale Day 2

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We have handpicked some of the offers available on both the website on same smartphones in order to help you in your purchase. On the eve of Republic Day, all major e-commerce platforms like Amazon India, Flipkart , ShopClues and Snapdeal are hosting an online sale, offering huge discounts on smartphones, fashion products, home appliances etc. Read More »

Gboard just made it too easy to post insane GIF selfies

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There are different ways of doing that, and one of the easiest is to download Google's custom Gboard keyboard app. It was previously hidden in the emoji section of the keyboard. Note: The update hasn't yet reached Android devices yet, but it is expected to be available soon . After recording, users can copy and paste the resulting GIF into the message and send it to friends. Read More »

South Korea Reportedly Plans to Hit Bitcoin Exchanges With Massive Tax Bills

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A new report from the USA cybersecurity firm Recorded Future has surfaced which links Lazarus, a North Korean hacking group to various hacking attacks and security breaches on Coinlink, a South Korean cryptocurrency exchange. To make deposits into virtual coin wallets, cryptocurrency traders will need to identify themselves with their real names at the exchange and have those matched with information at local banks by January 30. Read More »

Utah State University student hospitalized after eating Tide Pod

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Campus police initially called the incident a "Tide Pod overdose", but Eric Warren, director of media relations at USU, told FOX 13 Salt Lake City the female student ingested a Tide Pod. The problem has gotten so big that Procter & Gamble, Tide's parent company, enlisted New England Patriots star Rob Gronkowski to tell people not to take part in the challenge. Read More »

New Sony Xperia XZ Pro Could Ditch The Headphone Jack

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The image suggests the device requires some sort of adapter to use earphones with a 3.5mm connector. While we all got excited with the launch of Sony Xperia Z smartphone in 2013, the company hasn't made any major changes in the recent times. Read More »

Blizzard Reveals New Epic Overwatch Skins Being Added to Standard Loot Boxes

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Some of these reveals were as far back as the BlizzCon 2017, when the " Overwatch " theme hinted at some of the new updates that will be coming to the game in a few days. The update is due to officially roll out on January 23, and the " Overwatch " team has been keeping fans in the loop with daily previews. There is news for fans to rejoice though. Read More »

Super, full, blood, blue moon in eclipse to end January

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Meanwhile, blood moon is the term used in reference to the color of the moon as it undergoes a total lunar eclipse . Its two definitions are used nearly interchangeably - as the third full moon in a season that has four full moons, or the second full moon in a calendar month - and it has absolutely no correlation to the colour of the moon. Read More »

NASA bumps astronaut off June spaceflight in rare move

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Raised in upstate New York, Epps has a doctorate in aerospace engineering. As the nation's largest asset in the universe, the station will have three parts - the core module attached to two space labs, each weighing about 20 metric tons - and will be in service for at least 10 years, the agency has said . Read More »

Milwaukee Bucks Fire Jason Kidd

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The Milwaukee Bucks have made a decision to split ways with coach Jason Kidd , but the team didn't get the chance to tell him before news broke Monday afternoon. Among a hard relationship with forward Jabari Parker , battles with the front office over player moves and the team dipping to eighth place in the Eastern Conference standings heading into Monday's game, the Bucks decided the time was right to make a change. Read More »

Facebook admits its "corrosive" effect on democracy

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Facebook is doing some soul-searching. But, it does admit to a sliver more responsibility - taking the company one step further from CEO Mark Zuckerberg's comments in 2016 that it was " crazy " to say Facebook influenced the U.S. To kick off the discussion, Samidh Chakrabarti , Facebook's head of civic engagement, laid out some of the biggest issues that come with how democracy is affected by social media. Read More »

Sonic legend Yuji Naka has joined Square Enix

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He hasn't been a part of Sonic the Hedgehog development for several years now, but there's no denying what he's done for the blue speed demon. Naka joined Sega in 1983, working on early dating sim Girl's Garden and RPG Phantasy Star , among others. Read More »

Game of Thrones is halfway through filming final season, says star

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Seasons 1-3 of " Game of Thrones " will begin streaming February 16, and seasons 4 and 5 will be added shortly thereafter, according to a press release. According to Dinklage, filming for this final season - which began in October 2017 - is about halfway done. Tyrion and Daenerys sailed to Westeros on season seven of " Game of Thrones ". Read More »

Intel advises users to stop installing Spectre microcode patches

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In a blog post , Intel said new patches for Broadwell and Haswell-based computers - chips that are two generations removed from the current Skylake design - are being tested by "industry partners", which nearly assuredly includes the Big Three cloud computing providers in Amazon Web Services, Microsoft, and Google . Read More »

Apple to discontinue the first generation iPhone X this year

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Nearly every analyst expects its sales to drop significantly during the current quarter. Kuo is a well-connected and highly-respected analyst with a proven track record. On top of that, it also sounds like the new iPhones won't have a drastic design change, but we can be quite certain that the Touch ID cum home button won't come back anymore, as it's replaced by Face ID. Read More »

Is Xiaomi launching Mi 6x? Leaked images set speculations rolling

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Earlier today, multiple renders of the upcoming Mi 7 surfaced on the web. The latest render come from a Nigerian site Ninjatech which shows off the back side of the phone. The below image corresponds with the previous leaks that claim that the Mi 6X will be arriving with vertically arranged dual camera setup like the Apple iPhone X . Read More »

Falcon Heavy Tests Grounded by Government Shutdown

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With thrust equivalent to 18 Boeing 747 aircraft at full throttle, Falcon Heavy would be the most powerful rocket in the world once operational. SpaceX will be unable to test fire its three-core Falcon Heavy rocket at Kennedy Space Center because of the government shutdown , further delaying checkout operations ahead of the rocket's demonstration flight, the 45th Space Wing said Sunday. Read More »

2019's very first Ford Mustang Bullitt Hits $300000 at Auction

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Automotive auctions aren't just about the buying and selling of cars, they also have a bit of a philanthropic side. Fresh from its debut at the Detroit Auto Show last week, the auction raised valuable funds for the Boys Republic, a private all-boys school for troubled adolescents in California. Read More »

HomePod Could Allow Users To Set Different Scenes

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Today, new report just came in which suggest that the HomePod's always-listening feature can be muted as per user's requirement. He suggests this will be very useful for parties, where you want a HomePod to function, but not be available for your guests requests. Read More »

PlayStation Characters Headline the Amiibo-Like Totaku Line of Figures

The figurines are made by ThinkGeek and will initially launch with a batch of seven characters. US retailer GameStop , as well as GAME Spain , have listed a selection of new figurines for pre-order. The person then questioned Heihachi and The Hunter's involvement in the mix. So much so, that we came up with a few hopes and suggestions for future additions. Read More »

Apple Planning New Campus in US, Repatriating Cash

Apple writes , " Apple's direct contribution to the U.S. economy will be more than $350 billion over the next five years, not including Apple's ongoing tax payments, the tax revenues generated from employees' wages and the sale of Apple products". Read More »

Galaxy S9, S9 Plus Battery Size, Pre-order Date Leaked

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The company heralded its comeback with its Galaxy S8 and Note 8 models a year ago, and vowed to increase its presence with the launch of S9 while Apple suffers from the furore over "planned obsolescence". Not knowing much else about how Samsung would position the Galaxy X, it seems like more than just a novel idea and a technology demo. Samsung needs to pull something out of the hat in order to respond to the extremely well-received iPhone X, meaning that the Galaxy S9 could ultimately ... Read More »

Rocket Lab to Attempt Second Launch as Early as Tonight

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Ultimately, Rocket Lab wants to ramp up to about 50 Electron launches per year from its private spaceport in New Zealand. Yesterday the company tried six times to launch its rocket, with one attempt stopping sixty seconds before take off due to a boat entering the exclusion zone downrange from the launch pad. Read More »

Tech giant to build new campus, hire 20000 employees

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A GBH research note in January that Apple would be bringing $200 billion in foreign cash back to the United States as a result of the GOP tax reform bill. Apple already employs 84,000 people in all 50 states. Close to a third of the new spending by Apple will be for data centers that house its services of the App Store, iCloud, and Apple Music, which is a sign of the increasing importance of the subscription service to the company that is known for its gadgets and computers. Read More »

Alexa app finally has a voice

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Some of these first-time Alexa users might even end up buying Echo or other Alexa-powered smart speakers. The Echo Show looks great inside a kitchen. Amazon's Alexa app is a free download from the App Store and Google's Play Store. It's worth noting that the app doesn't support waking up the handset with a voice command, so you will need to have the device's display unlocked and the app open to make use of voice functionality. Read More »

NHTSA listed more models in Takata recall

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Customers can check if their auto has been recalled by entering their 17-digit Vehicle Identification Number on the company's micro site . The recalled vehicles include 510 units of its premium sedan Accord, 22,084 units of City, and 240 units of Jazz. Read More »

Whatsapp Officially Launched New Business Edition with Message Analytics

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WhatsApp announced two new tools for business in September. You can also send and receive messages with WhatsApp Business on your desktop. WhatsApp is also now verifying businesses on the platform. New Messaging Tools - Quick replies for frequently asked questions, introductory greeting messages and away messages if you're unavailable. The Confirmed Accounts feature will require your company phone number to be validated, which is not that hard of a task. Read More »

Meteorite fragments found near frozen lake by MI meteorite hunters

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The American Meteor Society says it received hundreds of reports of a fireball on the night of Tuesday January 16 over MI, including many in the Detroit area. "Two days back, this was a huge number of miles past the moon, and now I'm remaining here grasping it". Ward further explained that in order to find the specimen, he incorporated the use of seismic data along with Doppler radar. Read More »

Apple to build second campus, hire 20000 in US

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Apple's promise to pay $38 billion in repatriation taxes has been taken by many as a commitment that the company would return home more than a quarter-trillion dollars it now has overseas. "Just as the president promised, making our businesses more competitive internationally is translating directly into benefits for the American worker, through increased wages, better benefits, and new jobs", White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters said. Read More »

New Call of Duty

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As you can see in the trailer, the Resistance Division will be able to use a pistol and knife combo, scramble nearby enemy mini-maps, gain an extra pistol attachment and more. The upcoming Resistance Event for Call of Duty WW2 is getting ready to begin on January 23rd, and with it the Resistance Division will be added to the game. Read More »

New Android Wear update brings dark theme to AMOLED devices

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Recently, it has hit 100 Million downloads in the Play Store . According to a thread on Reddit , updating to Android Wear 2.8 gets rid of Android Wear's system-wide gray background and replaces it with a black one. Experts believe that AMOLED screens on some particular brands of smartwatch will definitely benefit from the new settings. A redditor somehow confirmed the information by sharing photos of his watch-a Huawei Watch 2-updated to Android Wear 2.8. Read More »