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Electrified 2019 BMW X5 xDrive45e Blends Power With Efficiency

Electrified 2019 BMW X5 xDrive45e Blends Power With Efficiency

BMW has tripled the EV range on the plug-in version of its all-new X5 SUV. Performance is quoted at 0-62 mph in 5.6 seconds, en route to a top speed of 146 mph (87 mph on electricity alone). It com...

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Here's Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4 Battle Royale Mode, Blackout

Here's Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4 Battle Royale Mode, Blackout

Gameplay, vehicles, map locations, and much more are all shown throughout the trailer, along with a number of prospective characters. Initially announced back in May during the initial " Black Ops...

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Vivo V11 Pro launched in India at Rs 25,990: Offers, specifications

Vivo V11 Pro launched in India at Rs 25,990: Offers, specifications

The handset goes on sale starting September 12. Buyers can also get Rs 2,000 extra off on exchange, one-time free screen replacement, benefits up to Rs 4,050 from Jio and no cost EMIs up to 12 month...

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BMW previews AI-powered Personal Assistant

BMW previews AI-powered Personal Assistant

In the Austria, USA, Germany, Switzerland, Brazil, UK, Italy, France, Spain, Japan and (from May 2019) China, the BMW Personal Assistant will also feature more natural voice control along with furth...

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Uber Introduces More Safety Features On Its App For Passengers And Drivers

Uber Introduces More Safety Features On Its App For Passengers And Drivers

One year ago, Dara Khosrowshahi left Expedia to become CEO of Uber , inheriting a mess of scandals that Khosrowshahi has spent the past year working to resolve. Uber was previously ordered by the U....

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Isco happy with new Spain boss Luis Enrique introducing mobile phone ban

Isco happy with new Spain boss Luis Enrique introducing mobile phone ban

Sergio Ramos will lead Spain out at Wembley, and Enrique hopes he will be able to call upon the services of the Real Madrid stalwart for long into the future. England take on Spain in a Nation...

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5-inch OLED iPhone XS will reportedly drop

5-inch OLED iPhone XS will reportedly drop "Plus" name

The first two images show the case made for the 6.1-inch iPhone in its retail box as well as compared for size with the current 5.8-inch iPhone X . This year, key details regarding Apple's upcomi...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Galaxy S9+: What’s Different?

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Galaxy S9+: What’s Different?

Samsung has been conservative on battery improvements ever since its Note 7 phone in 2016 developed a tendency to burst into flame, prompting an expensive recall and delivering a hit to the compa...

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Alibaba’s Jack Ma to Step Down as Executive Chairman

Alibaba’s Jack Ma to Step Down as Executive Chairman

Mr Ma began his professional life teaching English at a university in the Chinese city of Hangzhou, in eastern Zhejiang province. "This is something I think I can do much better than being CEO of A...

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October 9th #madebygoogle Descends On New York

October 9th #madebygoogle Descends On New York

The event will start at 8 am PT/11 am ET and will be held at Spring Studios . Although there's no mention of the Pixel 3 on the message, this is nearly certain to be the Google's platform to announ...

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Elon Musk hits massive blunt in live interview

Elon Musk hits massive blunt in live interview

Separately, human resources chief Gabrielle Toledano told Bloomberg she planned to exit the company, rather than return from a leave of absence. Shares of electric auto maker Tesla Inc . Tesla ...

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In Skype appeared the possibility of recording calls

In Skype appeared the possibility of recording calls

Microsoft says it is "introducing call recording to help capture special moments in a Skype call with your loved ones or record important meetings with your colleagues". It has been mentioned that a...

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Elon Musk puffs on marijuana joint during live interview

Elon Musk puffs on marijuana joint during live interview

The chief accounting officer has left less than a month after joining, while its HR officer is also reported to have resigned a year after joining. "I'm not a regular smoker of weed", Musk said. M...

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Uber on track for IPO in 2019

Uber on track for IPO in 2019

That's one of the new improvements that the ride-share company is rolling out to raise "the bar on safety" for its passengers and drivers. Uber says you can expect to see these features in your ...

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Nokia 9 Leaked With Hands- On Images

Nokia 9 Leaked With Hands- On Images

The recent Huawei P20 Pro launched earlier this year with three rear cameras, and while more cameras lenses can certainly help with zoom capability, 5 still does seem like overkill. Nokia 9 with a f...

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How to check if your iPhone 8 is part of Apple's recall

How to check if your iPhone 8 is part of Apple's recall

For the past few months, rumors, speculation, and leaks have given us some insight into what we should expect when Apple CEO Tim Cook and company take the stage next week to announce the new iPhones. ...

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British Airways Loses Customer Payment Card Data in Breach

British Airways Loses Customer Payment Card Data in Breach

The airline said the hack continued for nearly two weeks, between August 21 and September 5, with 380,000 payments compromised. "No passport or travel details were stolen". Anyone who believes they ...

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China Telecom and China Unicom To Merge Into One Mega-Mobile Carrier?

China Telecom and China Unicom To Merge Into One Mega-Mobile Carrier?

The new firm would still lag behind larger peer China Mobile . Ltd. (NYSE: CHA) are both state-controlled wireless carriers and the second- and third-largest wireless carriers in the country with a c...

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Samsung rushing out folding smartphone to be the first to market

Samsung rushing out folding smartphone to be the first to market

While Samsung may have come up with a response to that question, Koh refused to divulge that answer, or any design details about the phone. Here he wonders why a consumer would buy it if the unfol...

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China mulls Unicom-Telecom merger to advance 5G

China mulls Unicom-Telecom merger to advance 5G

China Mobile would still be on top with 900 million subscribers of course, but such a move would certainly reduce competition within the massive Chinese market. China Telecom personnel likewise disc...

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Vivo V11 official with small notch, in-display fingerprint scanner

Vivo V11 official with small notch, in-display fingerprint scanner

Vivo has made a strong comeback in the quarter ended June after suffering a decline in its smartphone market share in the previous quarter. Vivo is now looking to expand its smartphone manufacturin...

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USA charges North Korean hacker in Sony, WannaCry cyberattacks

USA charges North Korean hacker in Sony, WannaCry cyberattacks

Park Jin Hyok worked as part of a team of hackers, also known as the Lazarus Group, to try to breach multiple other US businesses, according to the complaint. According to the indictment, Park, a Nort...

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How to tell if Apple recalled your iPhone 8

How to tell if Apple recalled your iPhone 8

The iPhone Xs will reportedly be priced at $899 (a $100 reduction compared to last year's iPhone X), while the iPhone Xs Max will debut at $999. Last week, shortly after Apple sent out invites, 9...

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Xiaomi Redmi 6 series launched in India: Price, specifications, sale date

Xiaomi Redmi 6 series launched in India: Price, specifications, sale date

The company claimed that it has sold more than 3 million units of the Redmi 5A in Q2 2018, and that the phone was the bestselling Android phone worldwide in Q1 2018. Dual cameras - the same ones a...

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PlayStation 2 service officially ends in Japan

PlayStation 2 service officially ends in Japan

Whether this will prompt Sony to reconsider its stance on cross-play is unknown, but it's reluctance to embrace cross-play doesn't seem to be doing the company any favours. From Shadow of the Colos...

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Battlefield V's latest trailer shows off Firestorm mode

Battlefield V's latest trailer shows off Firestorm mode

Importantly for for DICE's ability to stand out from the Battle Royale crowd, they're sticking to familiar Battlefield staples. Last but not least we have War Stories, which will serve as Battlef...

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Had problem accessing Facebook last night? 'Networking issues' to blame

Had problem accessing Facebook last night? 'Networking issues' to blame

Users around the world were impacted last night by a brief outage of major social networking services including Facebook , WhatsApp , and Instagram . An update from Facebook says it is down for m...

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Twitter’s Dorsey apologizes to McCain family for ‘unacceptable’ tweet

Twitter’s Dorsey apologizes to McCain family for ‘unacceptable’ tweet

Dorsey was responding to a question from California Representative Doris Matsui during a House Committee on Energy and Commerce hearing that focused on user privacy protections, misinformation, conten...

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Twitter Reportedly Testing New Online Status and Threading Feature

Twitter Reportedly Testing New Online Status and Threading Feature

Twitter has been hard at work to improve the user experience on its platform. There are ideally two features that have been suggested with the tweet and TechCrunch was on hand to report the sa...

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JD.com's CEO was arrested on allegation of rape

JD.com's CEO was arrested on allegation of rape

JD.com shares were down 30% this year through Monday. Liu appeared in public on Tuesday at his company's Beijing headquarters, where he announced a partnership with Shandong Ruyi Group, a textile ...

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Brie Larson powers up in first official look at Captain Marvel

Brie Larson powers up in first official look at Captain Marvel

Hopefully a trailer will arrive soon? But at least now we can see it in the iconic red, blue, and gold we know as Carol's iconic look since she first took on the mantle herself in 2012. Set in the 1...

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Our mid-range phones will get cutting-edge features before our flagships — Samsung

Unlike a flip phone that is split into two halves and joined by a hinge mechanism, Samsung's foldable handset will use a flexible screen that bends like a wallet. Patents have previously suggested...

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Facebook, Twitter defend efforts to stop election meddling

Facebook, Twitter defend efforts to stop election meddling

Google offered to send its chief legal officer, Kent Walker, to Wednesday's hearing, but he was rejected by the committee, which said it wanted to hear from corporate decision-makers. A spokesperson ...

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Razer Phone 2 confirmed, might have PC software, services

Razer Phone 2 confirmed, might have PC software, services

After the Razer Phone arguably kickstarted the gaming smartphone hype, we've seen other companies follow suit like the Black Shark , Red Magic and ROG Phone . We'll have to wait a bit longer t...

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Huawei to unveil Mate 20 soon

Huawei to unveil Mate 20 soon

At IFA 2018 , Huawei also announced the launch of two new gradient variants for the HUAWEI P20 Series: Morpho Aurora and Pearl White, expanding its range of gradient colors to four. Additionally, t...

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Skype call recording feature now available for iOS, Android and Windows users

Skype call recording feature now available for iOS, Android and Windows users

Skype's designers are now focusing on the main reasons people use Skype, including making voice and video calls and sending messages. Skype v8 .29, which is now rolling out on all platforms, remove...

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Sony Japan finally shuts down PS2 aftercare service

Sony Japan finally shuts down PS2 aftercare service

Sony is now pulling the plug. Sony Japan's notice of termination of PS2 after-sales service was updated Monday to reflect that it would longer accept new requests. The PlayStation 2, first release...

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Google Chrome marks 10th birthday with new look, new tricks

Google Chrome marks 10th birthday with new look, new tricks

After that, we've got a supercharged Chrome password manager to utilize. But why bother with those when you can Google (privacy concerns aside). Since we last looked in on Chrome's redesign, t...

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OnePlus 6T setting goals... for next year?

The small drop-like notch and in-display fingerprint reader are both features of the Oppo R17 , which was made official last month. The leaked pictures have also revealed the product tagline, which...

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Samsung to debut new features on mid-range phones rather than flagships

Samsung to debut new features on mid-range phones rather than flagships

Chinese phone Huawei is also rumoured to be working on a foldable smartphone , with insiders saying that the Chinese company is willing to release a less advanced device than Samsung if it could ...

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