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No, Apple Isn't Dropping Lighting for USB-C on the iPhone 8

No, Apple Isn't Dropping Lighting for USB-C on the iPhone 8

Is maintaining the Lightning port on all future smartphones a smart decision from Apple? The top-of-the-line iPhone 8 could in fact rock even faster charging, says Kuo, because of a special two-ce...

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First All-Solid-State Battery Cells Provide Faster-Charging, Safer Rechargeable Batteries

First All-Solid-State Battery Cells Provide Faster-Charging, Safer Rechargeable Batteries

Lithium-ion battery-cell chemistry is now dominant in electric cars, not to mention consumer electronics and other fields. The glass electrolyte could be used in all-solid-state cells that are non...

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Snap shares rise on second day of trading

Snap shares rise on second day of trading

On Thursday, the high school sold 1.4 million shares (two-thirds of its initial investment) raking in almost $24 million. "We don't just have our headquarters here; many of us also call Venice hom...

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Andromeda's Exploration trailer highlights 'the heart' of the game

Andromeda's Exploration trailer highlights 'the heart' of the game

From planets, to moons, to anomalies and starships, where ever you are in Helius you will now be able to see everything that exists outside the ship's main windows in real time. Additionally, your exp...

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Researchers Store Full Computer Operating System on DNA

NY scientists were able to successfully store, replicate and retrieve multiple digital files using DNA, as if it were like a real computer hard drive. The data recovery was error free and a virtually ...

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Eddy Gordo Returning To Tekken 7; Gameplay Trailer Released

Eddy Gordo Returning To Tekken 7; Gameplay Trailer Released

Alastair Stevenson recently had a chance to play Tekken 7 . The character made his debut in Tekken 3 nearly 20 years ago and has been added to every game since then. Eddy Gordo will be dancing h...

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Latest Gboard Beta Build Adds Google Translate Shortcut

Latest Gboard Beta Build Adds Google Translate Shortcut

The bar can be opened by tapping the "G" icon on the keyboard itself. The latest beta update of the Google app began rolling out last night, with only minor visible changes. This could save some tim...

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Final Fantasy XV PC with hidden Cerberus boss

Final Fantasy XV PC with hidden Cerberus boss

That said , it's hard not to be at least a little suspicious of the fact that the footage features a very conspicuous note stating that it's running on Nvidia's newly announced graphics card powerhous...

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Snapchat soars again on second day of trading

Snapchat soars again on second day of trading

By early February it was known that Snap is looking to raise $3 billion at an approximate $25 billion valuation. The stocks, which began trading on the market Thursday, offered 200 million shares...

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Twitter signs esports livestreaming deals with ESL, DreamHack

DreamHack livestreams will begin with DreamHack Austin in April. Twitter is set to live-stream a ton of major eSports tournaments accessible to everyone on the web, regardless of whether you ha...

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Mercedes recalls 1M vehicles worldwide due to fire risk

Mercedes recalls 1M vehicles worldwide due to fire risk

A Mercedes spokesman said the firm "couldn't comment" on whether any United Kingdom owners had been affected by the issue, but said that up to "75,000 cars in the UK" would be affected. Mercedes-Benz ...

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Bungie confirms Destiny 2 and reveals character designs will carry over

Bungie confirms Destiny 2 and reveals character designs will carry over

The company will "award those veteran accounts with honors that reflect your Destiny 1 accomplishments". It's described as a "fun and memorable celebration that will bring the first major chapter ...

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Google Assistant Starts Arriving on Eligible Nougat and Marshmallow Devices

It appears Hafsteinsson and Google are leaving open the door to a possible release on Android's main rival handset in the future. Android users have grown accustomed to using Google Assistant, and t...

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Latest Dodge Challenger Demon talks about…shafts

Latest Dodge Challenger Demon talks about…shafts

Not with the Challenger SRT Demon. Given that the Demon will have drag radials, a likely power bump, and will certainly find its way to drag strips nationwide, Dodge saw it fit to arm the Demon with...

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Renault F1 team partners with Infiniti on Project Black S

Renault F1 team partners with Infiniti on Project Black S

By the way, Infiniti itself has been playing with the idea of having a hardcore model to fight the likes of Lexus for quite some time - the Q50 Eau Rouge even had a chance at production at least one t...

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Million Wearables Ship, As Apple, Google Shift Focus

IDC indicated that the tech bellwether's Watch Series one and two was a success and it was the best quarter for its wearables. The company lost its second slot to Xiaomi as its share fell to 13.6 per...

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New Apple Patent For iPad Reveals Apple Pencil Holder

New Apple Patent For iPad Reveals Apple Pencil Holder

Shown are the five color variants of the iPhone 7 Plus. The iPhone 8 models are expected have OLED screens, which will stretch across the entire face of the smartphone, creating a borderless appeara...

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Amazon goes solar on Inland roofs

Amazon goes solar on Inland roofs

The company says that 15 fulfillment and sortation centers across the USA will receive the solar panels in 2017, generating up to 41 megawatts (MW) of power at the company's facilities in New Jersey, ...

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Microsoft to bring mixed reality to Xbox One

That means the Xbox One and forthcoming Project Scorpio could get their own augmented or virtual reality devices next year. Microsoft stated at GDC 2017, that it'll begin shipping development kits...

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Range Rover Velar to start from $70k

The world premiere of the Velar - which sits between the Evoque and the Sport with the Range Rover still the top dog - was at London's Design Museum on Thursday (NZT). The way the central screen is em...

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Analysts Estimates and Ratings: Juno Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:JUNO)

This compares with gross margin of $2,522 million, or 60.8 percent of net revenue, in the prior quarter, and gross margin of $1,089 million, or 61.1 percent of net revenue, in the same quarter past ye...

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Here Are The Places You Can Still Buy One At Launch Day

Here Are The Places You Can Still Buy One At Launch Day

After that, you'll receive an email from Nintendo (to the relevant email address) containing a four-digit code. Forbes said this means Nintendo not only requires users to add new friends using...

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MyNintendo will let you register physical Switch cards for gold coins

MyNintendo will let you register physical Switch cards for gold coins

The first thing you're going to want to do is create a new Nintendo Account in the region of the eShop you plan on checking out. Of course, the key phrase is " launch window", as availability is ...

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Marvel's Inhumans casts Ken Leung as Karnak

Marvel's Inhumans casts Ken Leung as Karnak

His gift is an ability to see the fault in all things - people, plans, structures, everything. According to Blastr , the 47-year old actor is slated to play the Atillian clan's advisor, Minister K...

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LG is building a VR headset for PC gamers

The VR headset is expected to directly compete with the Oculus Rift and HTC's Vive. However, it is quite possible the company will reveal the headset during Valve's GDC 2017 booth next week. In Februa...

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Trading in Pokemon Go Will Only Work Locally and Not Online

Trading in Pokemon Go Will Only Work Locally and Not Online

One of the highly requested enhancements has been Pokemon trading which might soon be deployed although some critics conveyed apprehensions over the said gaming feature. The phenomenon that is known a...

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Nintendo shows off the Switch eShop for the very first time

Nintendo shows off the Switch eShop for the very first time

Nintendo Switch stock is all sold up at major retailers, but if you couldn't buy one you don't need to get anxious at all. Fortunately, it is not the only way to add friends on the Nintendo Switch. "...

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Edison International (EIX) Dividend Payout Ratio

Edison International (EIX) Dividend Payout Ratio

If the company has a ratings score of 1, this would represent a Strong Buy. SRB Corp increased its stake in Consolidated Edison by 5.1% in the third quarter. Edison International (EIX) formally announ...

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Apple iPhone 8 Will Come With USB-C Connector

But all is not lost. Apple will not discard the Lightning connector for the USB Type-C connector on the next iPhone, according to one prominent Apple analyst on Thursday. Kuo's report provides som...

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Renault Captur with glass roof to debut in Geneva

Renault Captur with glass roof to debut in Geneva

New Captur keeps the essentials responsible for its success, including its two-tone body colour option. Motorists can choose from 36 different combinations to create their very own Captur. The rear li...

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Uber to Play by the Rules in California for Self-Driving Cars

An Uber driverless vehicle is displayed in a garage in San Francisco in December. Once they are registered, Uber can apply for the self-driving auto permit, a process that typically takes about 72 hou...

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Chevrolet offers unlimited 4G data plan with cars

Chevrolet offers unlimited 4G data plan with cars

Chevrolet says that its customers used 200 percent more LTE data in 2016 than they did in the previous year. "We have contractors bidding jobs in their Silverados, families streaming movies in their...

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Chevrolet is first automaker to offer in-vehicle unlimited data for $20/month

Chevrolet is first automaker to offer in-vehicle unlimited data for $20/month

It's a change from current service plans for limited amounts of monthly data. Since June 2014, Chevrolet has sold more than 3.1 million OnStar 4G LTE-connected vehicles, meaning it has more LTE-conn...

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Amazon, Apple, Microsoft and 50 others support trans student Gavin Grimm

The justices did not rule on a similar case from North Carolina heard the same day in December, in which Democratic challengers said two congressional districts were drawn with the same intent - to ...

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Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4 rugged smartphone launched: Price, specifications and features

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 4 rugged smartphone launched: Price, specifications and features

The smartphone is expected to be available at this new price from 12am, March 3 onwards. The phone runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system and is backed by a 2,800 mAh battery . Apart from droppi...

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