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Facebook drops drone-based broadband project

Facebook drops drone-based broadband project

Facebook said there are now other companies in aerospace that are investing in the same kind of technology. In 2014, Facebook began working on a high altitude platform station (HAPS) system called ...

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Mobile’s FamilyMode lets parents monitor their kids’ screen time across devices

Mobile’s FamilyMode lets parents monitor their kids’ screen time across devices

Is T-Mobile's new FamilyMode effort something you're interested in? FamilyMode is both a service and an app. With FamilyMode , parents can create internet limits so kids can only use their mobi...

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Microsoft Edge Gets Built-In Ad Blocker On iOS And Android

Microsoft Edge Gets Built-In Ad Blocker On iOS And Android

This is not a surprise because it is an open secret that the Microsoft-powered mobile platform has been on a downward trend. Embedding the popular adblocker into Microsoft Edge seems like a good mov...

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Sales tax ruling overturns decision in North Dakota case

Sales tax ruling overturns decision in North Dakota case

The court this morning upheld a 2016 South Dakota law that requires online merchants with more than $100,000 in annual sales to state residents or 200 transactions with state residents to collect ...

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Bentley claims Pikes Peak victory in production SUV class

Bentley claims Pikes Peak victory in production SUV class

That's not enough to challenge parent company Volkswagen's record-breaking I.D. Rarely does the thought of a luxury SUV eating the corners come to mind, and Bentley thought it was high-time to...

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C'mon, everyone knew this Internet tax loophole was unfair

C'mon, everyone knew this Internet tax loophole was unfair

That unfair advantage for web retailers was called out Thursday by the U.S. Supreme Court in a decision that should help level the playing field between bricks-and-mortar and Internet-based sellers....

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The $159 Nokia 3.1 Is Headed to the U.S. on July 2

The $159 Nokia 3.1 Is Headed to the U.S. on July 2

Again, that's what you'd expect for such an affordable phone. The Nokia 3 .1 is a step down from devices like the Nokia 6 .1, but that phone is $100 more expensive. Most importantly, though, this ...

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Supreme Court Lets States Force Online Retailers To Collect Sales Tax

Supreme Court Lets States Force Online Retailers To Collect Sales Tax

It remained unclear whether the revenue could be built into any of the proposals coming before the House during debate over the latest version of the budget on Friday. "A virtual showroom can show far...

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Aston Martin DBS Superleggera revealed

Aston Martin DBS Superleggera revealed

Combine those two qualities, and you have a real victor as witnessed by the 2019 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera , which leaked today ahead of its official debut. The audio system has DAB plus Blueto...

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Mario Kart 8 Deluxe shows why Nintendo Labo is a must-have

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe shows why Nintendo Labo is a must-have

While previous special edition consoles - like the Super Mario Odyssey and Splatoon 2 editions - have featured unique colouring for Joy-Con, this is the first one we've seen with a different colou...

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Instagram now lets you 4-way group video chat as you browse

Instagram now lets you 4-way group video chat as you browse

Having said that, the video chat feature on Instagram isn't that bad as we tested it out and it works way better than what we thought when the feature was announced. Instagram also promises to add ...

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 1000 details emerge - CPU

Qualcomm Snapdragon 1000 details emerge - CPU

This chip will compete directly with Intel's low-end Y and U series of Core processors. According to a report out of Germany, Microsoft and Qualcomm are working together on the ARM based SDM1000 c...

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Apple releases first iOS 12 public beta for anyone to try

Apple releases first iOS 12 public beta for anyone to try

But the iOS 12 beta does include Apple's new Screen Time tools, for monitoring how often you use certain apps, how often you pick up your phone and various other useful bits of information. If...

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Security Researcher Finds Way to Brute Force Locked iPhone Running iOS 11

Security Researcher Finds Way to Brute Force Locked iPhone Running iOS 11

This definitely will not be great news for Apple , which is now trying to fight off the ability for a $15,000 unlocking tool to gain access to the company's smartphones, which makes it a very valua...

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Microsoft and Razer reportedly team up for possible Xbox mouse and keyboard

Microsoft and Razer reportedly team up for possible Xbox mouse and keyboard

Keyboard and mouse support for the Xbox would only include one connection at a time, as opposed to the ability to have multiple controllers connected to a single console. The presentation went on t...

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Zsa Zsa the English bulldog from Anoka, Minnesota

Zsa Zsa the English bulldog from Anoka, Minnesota

And it ended up being worth it after her pup beat out 13 other ugly doggos to win the grand prize of $1,500 as well as a special trophy. The dogs and their handlers walk down a red carpet. Jeff Chiu/A...

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Apple Is Said to Amplify Its Audio-Device Strategy in 2019

Apple Is Said to Amplify Its Audio-Device Strategy in 2019

Bloomberg claims that Apple's next AirPods will add noise-cancelling, more range, and limited water-resistance (to protect against rain, not for swimming) to what is already an impressive package. ...

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Samsung Galaxy S10 Appears In A New Concept On YouTube

Samsung Galaxy S10 Appears In A New Concept On YouTube

Two factor authentication usually takes time to either recognise a part and then type a code. It goes on to speculate that Samsung could additionally add a speaker and microphone, so you can use...

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Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 arrives with LTE for $230

Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 arrives with LTE for $230

There's a 5MP front camera and a 13MP sensor on the back. This is the first smartphone in the Redmi series to come with the controversial notch design, similar to the iPhone X and Mi 8 . The size o...

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Google Chrome On Android Can Cache Content For Offline Reading

Google Chrome On Android Can Cache Content For Offline Reading

Google on Thursday introduced a new feature for its Android devices that would let users in India and several other countries surf the web without a constant Internet connection. Additionally, if...

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'Fallout Shelter' studio sues 'Westworld' publishers for cloning iPhone game

'Fallout Shelter' studio sues 'Westworld' publishers for cloning iPhone game

Fallout Shelter puts gamers in charge of their own vault, while the Westworld game casts players in the role of a Delos employee who controls Westworld . Just a few days after the game's release, ...

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Pokemon Go's Trading Feature is Live....But Only for Level 40 Players

Pokemon Go's Trading Feature is Live....But Only for Level 40 Players

Well, well, well, the biggest update since the Pokemon Go release and the one players have been clamoring for since its inception, is finally live. Special Trades can only occur once per day with ...

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Facebook launches Messenger Kids in Canada, despite controversy in US

Facebook launches Messenger Kids in Canada, despite controversy in US

Facebook launched the kids app in the United States previous year where dozens of organizations, doctors, academics and others called on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to discontinue the app. Messenge...

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You’re About to Pay Higher Online Taxes After Supreme Court Ruling

You’re About to Pay Higher Online Taxes After Supreme Court Ruling

OH has even asserted that online retailers have a "presence" in the state that obligates them to collect taxes if they put cookies on their customers' computers. Each state will now have to pass its o...

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Hacker Discovers Method to Brute Force Passcode of Any iPhone or iPad

Hacker Discovers Method to Brute Force Passcode of Any iPhone or iPad

In order to prevent a locked Apple iPhone from being opened by a hacker, Apple allows users to choose a four or six digit passcode. Newer Apple devices contain a "secure enclave," a part of the ha...

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Microsoft Has No Definite Plans on Incorporating VR into Xbox System

Microsoft Has No Definite Plans on Incorporating VR into Xbox System

He went on to say that the PC and not the Xbox is the "best platform" for the virtual experiences. At E3 2016 , when the Xbox One X was known as Project Scorpio , Microsoft waxed eloquent on t...

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Steam Summer Sale Now On

Steam Summer Sale Now On

That only scratches the surface of this year's Steam Summer Sale . It looks like there could be a Steam Summer Sale starting on Thursday evening, if Steam Database is to be believed. The 2018 ...

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Samsung Galaxy S10 Leaked Prototype Reveals Complete Bezel-less Display

Samsung Galaxy S10 Leaked Prototype Reveals Complete Bezel-less Display

The Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus , along with the Galaxy Note 8 , are three of the best Android smartphones you can buy today, and Samsung has just launched deals for all of them. As noted in a...

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Airtel Online Store to sell Google Pixel smartphones

Airtel Online Store to sell Google Pixel smartphones

The total cost you pay here is Rs 60,981. The Pixel 2 (128GB variant ) is available with a down payment of Rs. 12,599 and here too the buyer has to go for 18 monthly instalments of Rs. With this, A...

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Supreme Court Tax Ruling Could Have Consequences For Oregon Businesses

Supreme Court Tax Ruling Could Have Consequences For Oregon Businesses

South Dakota's law requires out-of-state sellers who do more than $100,000 in annual business in the state or more than 200 transactions with that state's residents to collect sales taxes. Chief Jus...

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BMW launches diesel variant of 6 Series Gran Turismo model

BMW launches diesel variant of 6 Series Gran Turismo model

The first-ever BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo is available in the following metallic paintworks: Mineral White, Glacier Silver, Mediterranean Blue and Royal Burgundy Red brilliant effect. The M-Sport has...

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Fortnite Updates Will Make Victory Less About The

Fortnite Updates Will Make Victory Less About The "Just Build lol" Strategy

The game needs to change regularly to keep the gameplay fresh and exciting, which is why we've seen stink bombs, clingers, C4 and miniguns prompted as useful strategies to deter competent builders. No...

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Apple Launches Keyboard Repair Program for MacBooks

Apple Launches Keyboard Repair Program for MacBooks

The company said in a statement that the issue affects as "small percentage of keyboards" in certain MacBook and MacBook Pro models. But on Friday, the California company announced it is taking m...

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Apple to close all ports

Apple to close all ports

Along with the news that the AirPower may finally come to market in the fall, the same report also claimed that Apple considered removing the Lightning Port from the iPhone X completely - that...

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The Supreme Court just caused stocks of online retailers to tumble

The Supreme Court just caused stocks of online retailers to tumble

Previously, companies without a physical presence in a state were exempt from sales tax collection requirements. Ultimately, the justices deemed the current law outdated. The justices disagreed on tha...

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Supreme Court to Hear Apple Antitrust Case

Supreme Court to Hear Apple Antitrust Case

The lawsuit accuses Apple of monopolising the app market so it can charge excessive commissions of 30 per cent. Apple , backed by the Trump administration, says it can't be sued because the commiss...

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Find easy Fortnite Battle Stars between a bear, crater, and refrigerator shipment

Find easy Fortnite Battle Stars between a bear, crater, and refrigerator shipment

Fortnite pros: keep scrolling . Doing so will complete the challenge. Our Fortnite tips and tricks can help get you up to speed before you dive into picking apart Fortnite Season 4 and the lat...

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Verizon suspends customer location data sharing after Senator investigates

Verizon suspends customer location data sharing after Senator investigates

Wyden in May detailed how one of LocationSmart's customers, Securus Technologies, has been providing some of the data to law enforcement officials without proper oversight or user consent. Gigi So...

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YouTube lets creators make extra money through Membership programs and merchandising

YouTube lets creators make extra money through Membership programs and merchandising

Most YouTube creators make a profit through ad revenue, but they'll now have Channel Memberships and Merchandise features to bolster their income-if they pass specific subscriber thresholds. If you ...

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Galaxy Note 9 Innovative Screen Panel Unveils Refreshed Design

Galaxy Note 9 Innovative Screen Panel Unveils Refreshed Design

The company also opened the Galaxy Studio throughout major cities in South Korea, where users can try out the new red and gold editions of the Galaxy S9 . The TENAA listing also shows a few more deta...

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