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New report says iPhone SE 2 will be exclusively assembled in India

New report says iPhone SE 2 will be exclusively assembled in India

During the development process, there's always the potential for things to change and release dates to be pushed back, but in the next couple of generations, we may see a foldable phone from Apple . That technology would be sold to carmakers. Siri availability in the app allows Model 3 owners to give voice commands to lock their doors, review how much charge is left on their batteries, and more. Read More

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New iPad revealed with Apple Pencil in tow

New iPad revealed with Apple Pencil in tow

At 9.7 inches, the iPad is the same size as the current entry-level iPad, which was offered at the same $329 price . And starting today, any teacher or student with a Managed Apple ID has access to 200GB of free iCloud storage. It's a significant upgrade over last year's model and Apple says it's more powerful than most PC laptops and "virtually every Chromebook". Apple has a long history in the education market with its Mac computers and more recently with iPads. Read More

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Huawei P20 vs Huawei P10

Huawei P20 vs Huawei P10

But the design has never been as similar as it is in the Huawei P20 . Not only can it give you constructive feedback, like helping you find a horizon line on a landscape shot or steadying the camera if you're trying to shoot a moving target (like a tree branch), but it can also recognise up to 400 objects, and change the camera settings to accommodate them. Read More

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Trump's China tariffs cause trade concern

Trump's China tariffs cause trade concern

The WTO allows a country to set up tariffs for that reason, but it is something of a taboo among countries to do so because if one country invokes national security, it increases the chance that others might as well. The U.S. personal savings rate has fallen steadily since the late 1970s . "Any way you look at it, it is the largest deficit of any country in the history of our world". Read More

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Shares in Dropbox soar into the clouds

Shares in Dropbox soar into the clouds

The long-awaited IPO raised $756 million for the company, which competes with a wide range of storage service providers such as publicly held Box Inc., Google Inc. The company's stock market debut is the first big technology float since Snap , the company behind the Snapchat messaging app, went public a year ago. Read More

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IOS Bug Workaround: How To Prevent Siri From Reading Out Hidden Notifications

IOS Bug Workaround: How To Prevent Siri From Reading Out Hidden Notifications

Apple users on iOS 11 can set message notifications to be hidden on the lock screen , where the user is alerted that a notification from an app has arrived, but its contents are not revealed unless the device is unlocked. This will hide the content of your notifications on the lock screen. It goes without saying that the bug is pretty serious and leaves messages you think are hidden behind a wall of security completely exposed to anyone who wants access to them. Read More

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Banner Saga Trilogy Coming to Nintendo Switch

Banner Saga Trilogy Coming to Nintendo Switch

All of the games announced will be released on the Switch , as the 3DS was not mentioned during the showcase. Here's everything that was announced in today's Nindie Livestream. Sit on the throne as a benevolent (or malevolent) medieval monarch of the modern age and swipe your royal fingers either left or right to impose your will upon the kingdom. Read More

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Google's Instant Games lets you try Android titles before you buy

Google's Instant Games lets you try Android titles before you buy

With Instant Games , when you click over to a game's profile in the Google Play Store, there's a "try now" button that puts you right in the game's full, native experience quickly. Just tap the "Install now!" button to install the game. The announcement about Google Play Instant was made in conjunction with the Game Developers Conference 2018, which also included a number of other announcements. Read More

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Fortnite passes Minecraft as the world's favourite video game

Fortnite passes Minecraft as the world's favourite video game

With everyone getting their invites and trying to log in at the same time, the servers are bogged down and there is a good chance you may find your self waiting in the queue until there is room on a server for you. Fortnite is absolutely free to download but you will require an invite in order to get in on the action. Are you a Fortnite player? This update shelves the Smoke Grenade and adds remote explosives to Battle Royale . Read More

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Mark Hughes early favourite to replace Mauricio Pellegrino at Southampton

Mark Hughes early favourite to replace Mauricio Pellegrino at Southampton

Assistant manager Carlos Compagnucci and assistant first-team coach Xavier Tamarit have also left the club. Changes are coming at Southampton , as the Premier League side attempts to fend off relegation this season. Under Pellegrino, Southampton have not won a home Premier League fixture since November and their only victory since then came in the form of a 3-2 triumph at fellow strugglers West Brom. Read More

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Google Maps Mario Kart: How to Get Nintendo Navigation

Google Maps Mario Kart: How to Get Nintendo Navigation

If you tap the question mark 100 times in a row, you'll hear the familiar 1-UP tone. If you say yes, Mario will become your position marker in the app. "Just keep in mind to practice safe driving on the road-we don't encourage throwing bananas or red shells at other drivers in real life". Ready to give Mario on Google Maps a try? Google encourages taking screenshots while en route with Mario and sharing them with the hashtag #MarioMaps. Read More

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Oculus Rift headsets hit with 'runtime service' error

Oculus Rift headsets hit with 'runtime service' error

For now, there's no timeline on a fix, but Oculus says it will update that support thread as it learns more. It's been a rough day for Oculus Rift owners. This issue is a bummer to gamers that aren't going to get to play the titles they've purchased until the issue is resolved, but it's a much less forgivable issue for commercial users who use the headset. Read More

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Militant, four civilians dead in J&K attack

Militant, four civilians dead in J&K attack

The incident took place at 8 pm. Defence spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said that a joint mobile vehicle checkpost near Pohnoo was sacked upon by militants travelling in a vehicle at 8 pm. The three slain were identified as Suhail Khalil Wagay, Mohd Shahid Khan and Shahnawaz Ahmad Wagay. After the killing of four persons including a militant, clashes erupted in the area with youth taking to roads and pelting stones on the security personnel. Read More

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Blizzard Teases Diablo III for Switch

Blizzard Teases Diablo III for Switch

This may well be a video of a night light, but its generated a lot of hype with the assumption being that Diablo III will be coming to the Nintendo Switch. For instance, since Diablo II rendered its enemies right off screen, the high-resolution, large monitors popular among gamers nowadays wouldn't work. Read More

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Lawsuit alleges YouTube hiring practices discriminated against white and Asian men

Lawsuit alleges YouTube hiring practices discriminated against white and Asian men

It is the latest diversity row to hit Google , coming in the same week as a separate lawsuit claiming that a toxic " bro culture " discriminated against women. The lawsuit filed by Mr. Wilberg and people familiar with the hiring practices allege that since at least 2016, YouTube recruiters had hiring quotas or targets for "diversity candidates", including black, Hispanic and female candidates. Read More

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Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott step out together in new photos

Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott step out together in new photos

Kylie and Travis were recently spotted together for the first time since the birth of baby Stormi , as they drove around in the lavish sports vehicle. Kylie Jenner's tweet was the loudest of many echoes of disappointment from Snapchat's hardcore userbase and could be the final nail in the coffin of a company that seems to be free-falling in the stock market ever since they went public last March . Read More

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Jared Kushner's Security Clearance Depends on John Kelly, Trump Says

Jared Kushner's Security Clearance Depends on John Kelly, Trump Says

Kushner is doing "an outstanding job", Trump added, despite having "been treated very unfairly". One other said Rosenstein did not discuss the nature of the ongoing investigation. "General Kelly respects Jared a lot", Trump said. Problems with security clearance for White House aides surfaced this month in fallout over the abrupt resignation of White House staff secretary Rob Porter over allegations of domestic abuse against two former wives. Read More

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Snapchat's Value Drops R15 Billion After 1 Kylie Jenner Tweet

Snapchat's Value Drops R15 Billion After 1 Kylie Jenner Tweet

Jenner has been one of Snapchat's most influential users. The figure of reality TV royalty sent Snap's shares tumbling when she mused on how she doesn't really open the app anymore. Wall Street analyst previously noted engagement was down after the app's remodel, Bloomberg said. "With roughly 25 million followers, [Jenner] carries a loud mouthpiece that speaks to today's knee jerk reaction in shares". Read More

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ARCore & Google Lens Coming To Third-Party Android Phones

ARCore & Google Lens Coming To Third-Party Android Phones

Following two developer previews, ARCore will officially be exiting its experimental phase of development at Mobile World Congress 2018 scheduled to start next week, as was previously rumored . At the higher end, people aren't replacing smartphones as frequently. Google's Android One partners are set to reveal new smartphones at MWC too. The game will also come to iOS devices this year. Read More

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Conservative Twitter is freaking out over a reported bot purge

Conservative Twitter is freaking out over a reported bot purge

Instead, real users were also burned by Twitter, they argue. With these changes, it will be very hard for "influencers" who often used this method to trend topics on Twitter and subsequently earn from social media marketing. A number of conservative and far-right users of the site said they had lost up to thousands of followers on Tuesday evening. This comes after thousands of Twitter accounts were overnight disabled over "suspicious account behaviours" and policy violations. Read More

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Apple plans FaceTime improvements for iOS, HomeKit support for macOS

Apple plans FaceTime improvements for iOS, HomeKit support for macOS

In addition to prioritizing quality over quantity, so insiders say , the engineers will also have greater flexibility to push back the release of features that still need time to ideal. That means a new model of the tablet should come with the Face ID camera, which is what enables Apple's Animoji feature . After the release of the iOS 11 was plagued by performance issues, it was revealed that Apple is looking to make reliability the primary focus of the iOS 12 . Read More

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Google is bringing Instant one-tap replies to messaging apps

Google is bringing Instant one-tap replies to messaging apps

But the feature has not been made available to all Android Messages users as of yet. That's Smart Reply in action, and it's going to start rolling out to chat platforms in the future . For instance, users will be given the reply options "Yes", "No", or "I am here" when they receive questions such as "Are you at the restaurant?" or "When can you be home?" The smart reply will make reply easier but Google would require access to your history to identify the type of response you most ... Read More

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Auto Expo: Tata Motors unveils 2 new vehicle concepts

Auto Expo: Tata Motors unveils 2 new vehicle concepts

Tata Motors has showcased the new Tamo Racemo Electric at the Auto Expo 2018 . The company says the H5X is the first model based on its new-generation "Optimal Modular Efficient Global Advanced" architecture - it's a mouthful, we know - derived from the JLR D8 platform, also serving as the basis to the Land Rover Discovery Sport and new Jaguar E-Pace. Read More

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