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Snapdragon 845 previews: incremental CPU improvements and excellent GPU performance

Snapdragon 845 previews: incremental CPU improvements and excellent GPU performance

Additionally, it will help you get an idea of what kind of performance levels the new Snapdragon 845 VR and AR HMDs might have when they release this year. Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 SoC is set to ma...

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Skype Security Is Borked And Hard To Fix

Skype Security Is Borked And Hard To Fix

Speaking to ZDNet , Kanthak said that even though Microsoft was able to reproduce the issue, a fix will only arrive "in a newer version of the product rather than a security update ", the implicat...

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One million Snapchat users sign petition against recent update

One million Snapchat users sign petition against recent update

More information on the update can be found here. "I absolutely hate the update", reads one review from user Piethrower3000. The company has broadly rolled out a major redesign of its application,...

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President Trump Set To Unveil $1.5 Trillion Infrastructure Plan

President Trump Set To Unveil $1.5 Trillion Infrastructure Plan

A senior Senate Democrat said the Trump plan missed the mark. "The president even offered to help provide the leadership necessary so that we could do something that has proven hard in the past". Gr...

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Xiaomi launches world's thinnest LED TV in India

Xiaomi launches world's thinnest LED TV in India

We have 57 per cent market share online and almost 11 per cent share offline in the country. The Redmi Note 5 is in fact the India-variant of the Xiaomi Redmi 5 Plus , which was launched in Chi...

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Fears that sea levels will be rising 1cm a year by 2100

Fears that sea levels will be rising 1cm a year by 2100

Because of this, the researchers say their findings are a "conservative" estimate. "Our extrapolation assumes that sea level continues to change as it has over the last 25 years". Nerem is a profess...

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Facebook App's 'Protect' Feature Could Be Tracking Your Activity

Facebook App's 'Protect' Feature Could Be Tracking Your Activity

According to the Journal , Facebook uses the data it gathers from Onavo Protect to know which apps its users open, when they do so, and where they do so, in order to gain an edge on its competito...

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Kate Upton Tumbles Off A Rock In Scary Ocean Shoot Footage

Kate Upton Tumbles Off A Rock In Scary Ocean Shoot Footage

Herrington was inspired to become a model by watching the legendary supermodel. The picture was part of a campaign for Sports Illustrated . Megastar Beyonce Knowles appeared on the cover in 2007...

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Uber loss leapt in 2017 as the final quarter showed some hope

Uber loss leapt in 2017 as the final quarter showed some hope

However, the company still lost 61 percent to $4.5 billion for all of 2017, more than the $2.8 billion in 2016. Silicon Valley-based Uber's quarterly gross bookings rose 14 percent to $11.1 billion ...

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4-Year-Old SC Girl Missing, Police Looking For Her

4-Year-Old SC Girl Missing, Police Looking For Her

Her suspected kidnapper was asleep in the drivers seat. Chief Rick Oliver took Heidi from a auto safely and the driver, who had been asleep, woke up and sped away. Thomas Lawton Evans, 37, from Charle...

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Pence slams Joy Behar, ABC News over 'religious intolerance'

Pence slams Joy Behar, ABC News over 'religious intolerance'

The United States is open to talks with North Korea, but only to convey the U.S. stance that "the most tyrannical and oppressive regime on the planet" must give up its nuclear weapons, U.S. "As bad as...

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Taco Bell's CEO leaving fast food chain for Chipotle

Taco Bell's CEO leaving fast food chain for Chipotle

A spokesman for Chipotle's biggest shareholder called Niccol "the right leader to reinvigorate the company and help it achieve its enormous potential", Patton and Giammona write . Chipotle has cultiv...

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus 'Happy and Ready to Rock' After Cancer Surgery

Julia Louis-Dreyfus 'Happy and Ready to Rock' After Cancer Surgery

The Veep star shared the sepia-toned headshot on Twitter Wednesday to update fans on her condition. Louis-Dreyfus, 57, famous for her comedic roles as former U.S. "I wish I could have been @SAGa...

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Fox pledges Sky News' editorial independence

Fox pledges Sky News' editorial independence

Fox's own bid for the 61% of Sky that it doesn't already own is now undergoing review by the UK's competition watchdog, the CMA, on media plurality grounds. However, an ongoing tussle over the deal h...

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New US missile defense review on way

New US missile defense review on way

In an unusual budget rollout, the Defense Department published documents detailing a budget request that the White House Office of. It marks the second request under Trump, far surpassing the $639.1...

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Snapchat faces backlash over redesign

Snapchat faces backlash over redesign

Users have complained that the redesigned app is now less user-friendly and hard to figure out. A Change.org petition requesting that Snapchat revert back to its old design has amassed more than 860...

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How Chrome's built-in ad blocker will work when it goes live tomorrow

How Chrome's built-in ad blocker will work when it goes live tomorrow

Google believes if ads were more useful and engaging, fewer people would resort to installing ad blockers . Only sufficiently annoying ads will get the boot. Should a site receive a failing grade, Ch...

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Google shipped 3.9 million Pixel smartphones in 2017

Google shipped 3.9 million Pixel smartphones in 2017

According to IDC, Google shipped 3.9 million Pixel smartphones previous year, which is not a whole lot when you consider just how many tens of million of units the big players ship in a single qu...

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New Horizons Snaps Farthest Image Ever Taken From Earth

New Horizons Snaps Farthest Image Ever Taken From Earth

At the time, New Horizons was 3.79 billion miles (6.12 billion kilometers) from Earth. The false color photos, captured in December 2017, are also the closest-ever images of objects in the Ku...

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Google is the Latest Company to Mimic Snapchat Stories

Google is the Latest Company to Mimic Snapchat Stories

With the format, publishers can use images, videos and graphics - with the goal of engaging users more quickly and deeply. " AMP stories are built on the technical infrastructure of AMP to provide ...

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Xiaomi rolls out Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro in India

Xiaomi rolls out Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro in India

Xiaomi has launched its world's thinnest TV in India called the Xiaomi Mi LEd TV 4. Also, the company launched the Redmi Note 5 Pro which is a better version of the Redmi Note 5 with the same d...

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Exhausted of texting? Google tests robot to chat with friends for you

Exhausted of texting? Google tests robot to chat with friends for you

But the feature has not been made available to all Android Messages users as of yet. There's a Do Not Disturb mode that switches on when you're driving to silence your phone and alert those who ...

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Money Talks: US Reportedly Wants to Privatize ISS

Money Talks: US Reportedly Wants to Privatize ISS

The US is mulling to privatise the costly space station. The document also said that NASA will be expanding its global and commercial partnerships in the next seven years to "ensure continued human ac...

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Instagram are testing out Snapchat-style screenshot notifications

Instagram are testing out Snapchat-style screenshot notifications

To be exactly clear, the owners of the original posts would not be getting some specific alert when someone takes a screenshot of their story , however, it would only show up in their list of story v...

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Over 55s flock to Facebook as teenagers leave in droves for Snapchat

Over 55s flock to Facebook as teenagers leave in droves for Snapchat

Snapchat is also growing its user base in the United Kingdom with close to 43% of social network users predicted to log on in 2018, which is more than double its penetration rate from three years ago...

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