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Bonnaroo 2018 lineup announced

Bonnaroo 2018 lineup announced

Also performing are artists like electronic act Bassnectar , avant-folk act Bon Iver , Southern rapper Future and rising Kentucky country star Sturgill Simpson . There are also many new changes c...

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Amazon's Alexa Is Coming to Some Toyota and Lexus Cars

Amazon's Alexa Is Coming to Some Toyota and Lexus Cars

John Scumniotales, head of product for Amazon Alexa Automotive, noted that when Alexa launched in 2014, she could perform 13 skills. Toyota is the latest automaker to adopt Amazon's Alexa in its...

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Japanese astronaut says he's grown 3.5 inches taller since traveling to space

Japanese astronaut says he's grown 3.5 inches taller since traveling to space

Kanai wrote on Twitter: "Good morning, everybody". "Today I share some serious news. This is the most I've grown in 3 weeks since junior high school". I'm a bit anxious whether I'll fit in the Soyuz...

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Lenovo's Mirage Solo is a standalone VR headset with Google Daydream

Lenovo's Mirage Solo is a standalone VR headset with Google Daydream

Blade Runner : Revelations is a virtual reality experience based on the iconic Blade Runner universe in which users assume the role of Harper, a seasoned blade runner who unravels a twisted repli...

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Global Positioning System enabled Garmin Forerunner 645 Music announced with Garmin Pay

Global Positioning System enabled Garmin Forerunner 645 Music announced with Garmin Pay

Wearables are getting a small showing at CES this year, with Garmin announcing the Forerunner 645 Music with a heavy emphasis on - you guessed it: music playback. It will be available with a black or...

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Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro (2018) silently introduced with entry-level specs

Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro (2018) silently introduced with entry-level specs

We're talking 3 or 4GB RAM, paired with 32 or 64GB storage space, as well as octa-core Exynos 7870 processing power, 13MP front and rear cameras, 5.5-inch Full HD display resolution, a full metal unib...

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Samsung Galaxy X getting secret CES reveal ahead of December launch?

Samsung Galaxy X getting secret CES reveal ahead of December launch?

After years of flexible smartphone display rumors, we've now reached 2018, where we probably only have another year of rumors to go. We've been hearing about Samsung's smartphone with a folda...

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Legendary Astronaut John Young Dies at 87

Legendary Astronaut John Young Dies at 87

Young was a vanguard of NASA's space program in a career that spanned more than four decades during which he walked on the moon , commanded the first space shuttle flight and became the only astro...

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Goku Black gets official Dragon Ball FighterZ gameplay trailer

Goku Black gets official Dragon Ball FighterZ gameplay trailer

The main antagonist of Dragon Ball Super's Future Trunks Saga, Goku Black is actually Zamasu from the main timeline. The game requires Windows 7/8/10, 64-bit only, DirectX 11, Broadband Intern...

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Xbox One is testing a 'do not disturb' feature

Xbox One is testing a 'do not disturb' feature

Finally, it will be possible to program the shutdown of the console after a certain period of hours from power up, this is very useful in particular to protect from the young or to ensure the shutdown...

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Country duo Sugarland to perform at Huntington Center

Country duo Sugarland to perform at Huntington Center

You can also purchase them in person at the State Fair Box Office in Falcon Heights. Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush have reunited to bring Sugarland to Grand Rapids in 2018. This is the se...

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Razer Unveils Android/Laptop Hybrid Concept, Project Linda

Razer Unveils Android/Laptop Hybrid Concept, Project Linda

It's a teensy bit thicker to accommodate having a phone dropped into its chassis, but otherwise it's identical down to the same width , height, keyboard and ports . The Razer Phone , created by...

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Hisense, TCL Want to Sell You High-End TVs

Hisense, TCL Want to Sell You High-End TVs

That includes quantum dot displays for a wider palette of colors, as well as support for both HDR10 and Dolby Vision high dynamic range (HDR ) formats. Hisense hasn't said much about its first OLED ...

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Oldest evidence of a Supernova found in Kashmir

Oldest evidence of a Supernova found in Kashmir

According to study authors, the rock dating back to 2100 BC was found in Kashmir, but no one recognised it's importance and it was reused in the construction of another structure. Here we investigate ...

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NASA finds unique 'fossils' on Mars similar to ones on Earth

NASA finds unique 'fossils' on Mars similar to ones on Earth

Before there are only black and white images captured in this camera. Curiosity recently sent back some images of odd-looking "stick figures" on the ground, an assortment of stone squiggles that re...

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The Super Blue Blood Moon will rise on January 31

The Super Blue Blood Moon will rise on January 31

The lunar eclipse will take place in the middle of the night. The seldom-seen event will be visible in western North America, Asia, Australia, and elsewhere across the Eastern Hemisphere, Archaeolog...

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Weight Watchers stock jumped more than 13% after Oprah's Golden Globes speech

Weight Watchers stock jumped more than 13% after Oprah's Golden Globes speech

Winfrey campaigned for Barack Obama in 2008 and endorsed Hillary Clinton in 2016. Winfrey, 63, however, is not running - at least, officially. "At the same time, politics is ridiculous right now"....

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Assassin's Creed Origins 'The Hidden Ones' Expansion Coming Soon

Assassin's Creed Origins 'The Hidden Ones' Expansion Coming Soon

Earlier today, Ubisoft announced additional free content that will be arriving this month, including an update and new items. The update will add a new quest, an update to the Heka chest item pool, in...

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PUBG: FPP Solo arrives on Xbox One

PUBG: FPP Solo arrives on Xbox One

The team has been working diligently to elevate the overall player experience, as well as listen and react to our community feedback. Developer PUBG Corp. Players will also have the option of tracki...

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Google unifies its payment platforms under the new 'Google Pay' branding

Google unifies its payment platforms under the new 'Google Pay' branding

For those unaware, Tez is a UPI-based payments system by Google that was launched in India in September past year. If you've ever paid for groceries with Android Pay, used Chrome to automatically fi...

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Turtles turn female as Great Barrier Reef grows warmer

Turtles turn female as Great Barrier Reef grows warmer

Warming temperatures in the northern Great Barrier Reef has caused the phenomenon and Australian and American scientists have warned if the trend continued it could result in a complete lack of male...

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Ring Debuts New Stick Up Cams And Smart Lighting

Ring Debuts New Stick Up Cams And Smart Lighting

It's really a traditional-style mounted outdoor camera, except that it's battery-powered. The Ring Stick Up Cam is compatible with the company's Solar Panel Charger, says Ring. With the energy-effi...

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Powermat supporting Qi charging should mean more public chargers work with iPhones

Powermat supporting Qi charging should mean more public chargers work with iPhones

As much was said by the company's CEO Elad Dubzinski: "Qi has become the dominant wireless charging standard on the market and the recently launched Apple iPhone lineup is evidence of this succe...

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Investors Push Apple on Children's iPhone Addiction

Investors Push Apple on Children's iPhone Addiction

Activist investors Jana Partners LLC and the California State Teachers' Retirement System (CalSTRS), which own about $2 billion worth of Apple ( AAPL ) stock combined, expressed their concerns in an ...

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Link Launches New Gigabit Wi-Fi Routers

Link Launches New Gigabit Wi-Fi Routers

BLE makes setup simple and quick, and 3rd party compatibility with Amazon Alexa, the Google Assistant, and IFTTT means that mydlink meets the needs of every smart homeowner, without locking them into ...

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Samsung Sees 64% Rise In Q4 Operating Profit

Samsung Sees 64% Rise In Q4 Operating Profit

Overall the company estimated full-year 2017 consolidated sales of about 239.60 trillion Korean won and consolidated operating profit of about 53.60 trillion Korean won. The mobile business, however, ...

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Amazon Alexa going mobile with new developer tools

Amazon Alexa going mobile with new developer tools

Giving a simple command can often resemble this 2001: A Space Odyssey parody in which Hal doesn't go insane, but simply can't interpret David Bowman's commands correctly. One of the most intriguin...

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Facebook kills its 'M' AI assistant on January 19th

Facebook kills its 'M' AI assistant on January 19th

Facebook killing M at this point in time is exactly the opposite of current market trends - nearly every tech giant now has a smart assistant that powers its smart speaker, and Facebook was even rumou...

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Asus is Bringing its New ZenFone Max Plus to North America

Asus is Bringing its New ZenFone Max Plus to North America

Notably, the Zenfone Max Plus is the first ASUS smartphone to feature a face unlock functionality which allows the owner to unlock the phone by looking at the camera. It's available in three gorgeous ...

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Doogee to be the first to bring in-display fingerprint sensor

Doogee to be the first to bring in-display fingerprint sensor

The Doogee V is an upcoming Android smartphone for the Chinese market which has a lot going on with its design. The phone has a huge 6.2 inch display that has full HD resolution. On the back, it...

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AT&T backs away from deal to sell Huawei smartphones

AT&T backs away from deal to sell Huawei smartphones

Last month, Huawei consumer CEO Richard Yu confirmed that the company would begin carrier sales in 2018 of the Mate 10 Pro with an official announcement coming at CES . This pullback by AT&T come...

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Tuting incident resolved: Gen Rawat

Tuting incident resolved: Gen Rawat

Rawat told journalists on the sidelines of a seminar on equipment for soldiers in high altitude areas. "They assured us they will take care to ensure their construction personnel do not cross over int...

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Nokia 6 (2018) receives Android Oreo update and Google Play support

Nokia 6 (2018) receives Android Oreo update and Google Play support

Nokia started the registration for Oreo Beta Labs update about a month ago, back in December 2017. The Verge reports that it is unclear whether the Nokia 6 (2018 ) will be made available in other...

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HTC announces Vive Pro headset, wireless Vive adaptor

HTC announces Vive Pro headset, wireless Vive adaptor

This device takes what the HTC Vive is and ramps every aspect up another notch. Vive Pro includes dual OLED displays for a wider field of view and crisp picture resolution of 2880 x 1600, a 37% ...

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Google launches Google Pay mobile payment service

Google launches Google Pay mobile payment service

Over the coming weeks, Google Pay will appear online, in store, and across Google products. Both Apple Pay and Samsung Pay have established themselves as product-independent but company-specific pay...

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Amazon unveils Alexa development kit for mobile accessories

Amazon has confirmed the new gadgets and placed special emphasis on how this will be the first smart glasses with Alexa. Throughout a year ago, Alexa was added to non-Amazon devices including the HTC...

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CES 2018: Acer is bringing Amazon Alexa to Windows 10 PCs

It's somewhat surprising given that Microsoft has always said it is betting on Cortana working through its existing billions of machines, rather than creating new hardware, and Alexa on Windows 10 w...

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Acer Nitro 5 hands-on review

Acer Nitro 5 hands-on review

Powered by Windows 10, the new 15-inch laptop is targeted towards mainstream users who enjoy the thrill of gaming with friends, and building their own network of like-minded players. A matte, crimson ...

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Here's what's next for Samsung's Family Hub smart fridge

Here's what's next for Samsung's Family Hub smart fridge

The new Family Hub 3.0 fridge integrates Samsung's own SmartThings ecosystem, something that lets owners control the lights inside of the fridge, make adjustments to temperature, or even monitor a s...

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Sony Xperia XA2 Mid-Range Android Smartphone Announced

Sony Xperia XA2 Mid-Range Android Smartphone Announced

As you may have guessed, these are successors to the Xperia XZ Premium and Xperia XZs that were unveiled at the MWC 2017, but the Xperia XZ1 Plus is a completely new name, though not odd in the sm...

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