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Apple updates iOS, macOS with a patch for the Spectre chip flaw

Apple noted that Meltdown has more potential to be used as an exploit, and that Spectre was a much harder vulnerability to take advantage of. Browsers have been a particular focus for patching, wi...

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Fired Programmer James Damore Sues Google for Discrimination - Against White Men

Fired Programmer James Damore Sues Google for Discrimination - Against White Men

James Damore, the engineer that Google fired in August for writing a memo suggesting women are less interested in tech due to their biology, has filed a lawsuit against Google. "Damore, Gudeman, a...

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New annual sales record for JLR

New annual sales record for JLR

Jaguar Land Rover , key subsidiary of Tata Motors Limited (TTMT), reported retail sales of 621,109 vehicles in December 2017 against 583,312 vehicles in December 2016, growth of 6.5% yoy. Signalling...

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Honor View 10 Launches IN The UK For £450

Honor View 10 Launches IN The UK For £450

The colors in which the smartphone is available are Midnight Black and Navy Blue color variants. It goes without saying that the handset will take on selfie centric handsets from OPPO and Vivo which a...

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Nvidia launches beta streaming service that brings high-performance games to underpowered laptops

Nvidia launches beta streaming service that brings high-performance games to underpowered laptops

Game-streaming services are not new to NVIDIA; as mentioned earlier, the NVIDIA SHIELD's game-streaming service is also called GeForce NOW, changing from GRID when it eventually launched in 2015. Fr...

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The Byton Electric SUV is the vehicle future - and it's incredible

The Byton Electric SUV is the vehicle future - and it's incredible

Not a lot was known about the company until recently. The car's systems are controlled by a combination of voice recognition, touch , biometrics and hand gestures and incorporates Amazon's Alexa vo...

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Ford to offer diesel truck to gain fuel economy edge

Ford to offer diesel truck to gain fuel economy edge

The very same Ford powertrain team behind the 6.7-liter Power Stroke for Super Duty trucks since 2011 designed and engineered this all-new 3.0-liter Power Stroke V6 diesel engine to the specific needs...

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LG's little HU80KA projector can cast a big 4K picture

LG's little HU80KA projector can cast a big 4K picture

According to LG, the HU80KA can even be mounted to the ceiling, though having a vertically stacked projector dangling above you like 4K hanging fruit probably won't add a layer of subtilty to your liv...

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Intel launches its 8th Gen Processors

Intel launches its 8th Gen Processors

San Francisco: Collaborating with long-time rival chip manufacturer AMD , Intel Corporation on Monday announced the 8th-generation Intel Core processor with Radeon RX Vega M Graphics that has spec...

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CES: LG to showoff 65-inch rollable OLED display

CES: LG to showoff 65-inch rollable OLED display

Analysts at IHS Markit report says sales more than doubled year-on-year after LG and others cut prices. According to the images, this flexible OLED panel is attached to a soundbar in which the TV ro...

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Samsung Unveils A Giant 146-inch Modular MicroLED TV Called The Wall

Samsung Unveils A Giant 146-inch Modular MicroLED TV Called The Wall

It clearly signals a new phase in the Samsung vs LG battle in the TV space, with the latter unveiling the 88-inch 8K OLED TV. The wall has a bezel-less design that Samsung describes as "module-bas...

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'Flight Of The Conchords' set to return for an hour-long special

'Flight Of The Conchords' set to return for an hour-long special

The show spawned a hit album, " Flight of the Conchords ", which debuted at number 3 in the US Billboard 200 chart. "We're going to shoot an hour thing". However, IndieWire report that the new TV sp...

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Hamilton Tiger-Cats offer Johnny Manziel a contract

Hamilton Tiger-Cats offer Johnny Manziel a contract

CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie is set to approve a contract for Manziel if the former Cleveland Browns quarterback can reach a deal with the Tiger-Cats, the league announced on December 28. By doing...

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Most Promising Nintendo Switch Exclusives Of 2018

Recently we heard that the Nintendo Switch has been selling faster than Sony's PS 2 in Japan. After Nintendo Switch , the house of Kyoto will probably not release a new console anytime soon, but ...

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Apple warns iPhones, iPads and Mac computers hit by Intel flaw

There is no fix for Spectre , and while a patch is available for Meltdown , it could slowdown computer operating performance by up to 30%, said analysts. The IT giant recommends all the users to dow...

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Road accident on Delhi-Chandigarh highway kills four powerlifting players

Road accident on Delhi-Chandigarh highway kills four powerlifting players

Two other players in the vehicle, including world champion Saksham Yadav , who had won the title for India in Moscow in 2016, were injured. Powerlifting differs from weightlifting in a few ways. Po...

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Who's affected by computer chip security flaw

Meltdown was discovered by Google researcher Jann Horn, Werner Haas and Thomas Prescher of Cyberus Technology, Daniel Gruss, Moritz Lipp, Stefan Mangard and Michael Schwarz of Graz University of T...

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Industry Responds to Unprecedented CPU Security Vulnerability

Industry Responds to Unprecedented CPU Security Vulnerability

The bugs known as Spectre and Meltdown , which affect almost all computers worldwide, leave PCs and phones vulnerable to attacks by hackers. Easily ranking alongside Heartbleed , Krack and Sh...

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Facebook to bring Instagram stories to WhatsApp

Facebook to bring Instagram stories to WhatsApp

At present, Facebook is pilot testing the feature by letting closed group of users post their Instagram Stories directly to WhatsApp as Status. This cross-posting could be useful for people wh...

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How to protect devices from Spectre and Meltdown chip flaws

How to protect devices from Spectre and Meltdown chip flaws

The National Cyber Security Centre , a part of GCHQ, said the major cloud service providers were installing fixes on their own platforms but separate updates would be needed on the operating system...

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Apple: App Store customers spent $890 million Christmas week

Apple: App Store customers spent $890 million Christmas week

Buddybuild's now offered services and products are similar in some ways to Apple's existing tool TestFlight (also an acquisition), which allows app developers to share test beta app builds. Those...

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Mbemba ruled out of Newcastle's FA Cup clash against Luton

Mbemba ruled out of Newcastle's FA Cup clash against Luton

Newcastle have been linked with a move for Watford captain Troy Deeney in January, while Sky reports the club are one of a number of Premier League sides interested in Liverpool's Danny Ings, b...

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AT&T set to run 5G trials

AT&T set to run 5G trials

Melissa Arnoldi, AT&T's president for Technology and Operations, says the emerging technology opens up all sorts of opportunities for both businesses and consumers. In fact, technology experts have c...

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Wealthsource Partners LLC Buys New Holdings in Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (PTEN)

NASDAQ: PTEN ) shares were trading higher by 1.25 percent ($0.29) at $23.47 a piece in Wednesday's session. About 476,761 shares traded. Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. The legal version of this piece of c...

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Bluefin tuna sells for $320000 at New Year auction in Tokyo

Bluefin tuna sells for $320000 at New Year auction in Tokyo

The Tsukiji wholesale food market in Tokyo held its first auction of the year on Friday. Kimura has often won the annual auction in the past. "It's wrapped in with the ceremonial aspects of the ...

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Google sold one Home smart speaker every second since October

Google sold one Home smart speaker every second since October

On the 4th of October, Google took to stage to launch the Pixel 2 devices along with the highly anticipated cheaper version of the Google Home, called the Google Home Mini . This means that from Octo...

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Nintendo set to sell neon 'Splatoon' Joy-Con controllers in the US

Nintendo set to sell neon 'Splatoon' Joy-Con controllers in the US

Both Europe and Japan's standalone versions keep the same color configuration as the bundled version, but for some reason it appears Nintendo chose to, dare I say it, switch things up for North Americ...

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Samsung to Supply 5G Solutions to Verizon

Samsung to Supply 5G Solutions to Verizon

Both the companies had conducted 5G customer trials in 2017 in California, Georgia, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Michigan, Texas, and Washington D.C. The 5G performance has been successfully tested and ...

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Where is Marijuana Inc (HEMP) headed? Technical Update on the Stock

When combined with the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI), it can help decipher the trend direction as well. Investors are keeping a close eye on levels of Indust...

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Markets rally record highs on global cues

Markets rally record highs on global cues

The markets gained steam during the last hour of trade. The NSE Nifty also hit a record intra-day high of 10,566.10 and closed at 10,558.85, up 54.05 points, or 0.51 per cent. The stock of IDF...

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Warner Bros. Just Put Someone New In Charge Of DC Films

Warner Bros. Just Put Someone New In Charge Of DC Films

Hamada will be leaving his post as an executive at New Line , which WB owns, for the job at Warner. Prior to his promotion at DC Films, Hamada was a producer for New Line Cinemas, which is overseei...

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Security Bugs May Have Let Hackers Steal from Millions

Security Bugs May Have Let Hackers Steal from Millions

I have a stock trading plan that is defined over time, so when stocks sell it's defined up front and I have no control over that. It said it planned to publicly disclose the problem next week. Accor...

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'Bombogenesis' takes aim at U.S. northeast as south hit by snow

'Bombogenesis' takes aim at U.S. northeast as south hit by snow

Schools in at least five districts canceled classes on Wednesday as well. The flakes mark the first time significant snow has fallen on the capital city since 1989, the Miami Herald reported . Wi...

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Android Trojan Targets 200+ Global Financial Apps

Android Trojan Targets 200+ Global Financial Apps

Which Indian Banking Apps Are Targeted? A reliable mobile security app that can detect fake and malicious apps before they can infect your device. The malware can process various commands like upl...

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Apple to fix security hole in Safari browser

Apple confirmed on Friday that its iPads, iPhones and Macs are affected by both Spectre and Meltdown , but it has already taken steps to protect users of iOS 11, MacOS and its latest Apple TV ...

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Burnout Paradise HD Remaster spotted, out in March in Japan

Burnout Paradise HD Remaster spotted, out in March in Japan

While the speed and crashes were present and correct, it also favored an open-world approach rather than the short, sharp racing challenges of its predecessors. No official confirmations on the projec...

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Samsung Galaxy S8, S8 Plus Oreo build leaked with Dolby Atmos support

Samsung Galaxy S8, S8 Plus Oreo build leaked with Dolby Atmos support

Tech giant Samsung is confident of revival in the Indian tablet PC market this year and has launched its first 4G tablet in the sub-Rs 10,000 category. Now, what is pressure-sensitive display? So it...

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Taco Bell enters french fry arena with $1 Nacho Fries

Taco Bell enters french fry arena with $1 Nacho Fries

They're called Nacho Fries and they're French fries that are coated in Mexican seasoning and come with nacho cheese for dipping. Customers can also get the Nacho Fries served Supreme for $2.49 or ...

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Apple's battery replacement deal could mean a dip in iPhone sales

Apple's battery replacement deal could mean a dip in iPhone sales

Alongside any potential legal woes the company may face as a result of the bevvy of lawsuits that soon followed the revelations, the company may also incur a steep financial cost as a direct result ...

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The OnePlus 5T can be ordered in Sandstone White from January 9

The OnePlus 5T can be ordered in Sandstone White from January 9

The Sandstone White variant is available only on the top-end variant with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. OnePlus is expected to announce a "Sandstone" variant of the OnePlus 5T on January 5. Dirt ...

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