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Samsung's new Odyssey+ VR headset battles the screen-door effect

In regular VR headset displays, the fine lines separating pixels will become visible disrupting immersive experience and the Screen Door Effect may even lead to dizziness or nausea over time. The Odys...

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OnePlus 6T Ultimate Limited Edition Teased, Might Offer 512GB of Internal Storage

While the company has a history of launching special edition devices, there is no official confirmation about the special edition OnePlus 6T. But the Chinese smartphone maker wants to up the game in...

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Might Release in 2019 on PC

Red Dead Redemption 2 Might Release in 2019 on PC

Learn when the preload unlocks and how to preload Red Dead Redemption 2 in preparation for its release. That said, though, MediaMarkt representatives went on further to state that the company does...

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Nokia 8.1 Spotted On Geekbench Before Launch

Nokia 8.1 Spotted On Geekbench Before Launch

For reference, the Nokia 7 .1 plus has a 6.18 inch IPS LCD touchscreen with a pixel density of 408 ppi. The appearance of the device on a platform like Geekbench , however, is usually a sign that th...

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Apple expected to unveil new iPad, Macs on October 30

Apple expected to unveil new iPad, Macs on October 30

There have been growing rumours that Apple will also launch an updated version of the Apple Pencil, aka the Apple Pencil 2. The invites, which were emailed to reporters Thursday morning, featured ar...

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World's thinnest phone, makes the world's safest phone?

World's thinnest phone, makes the world's safest phone?

With comically-large notched displays becoming the norm in the mobile industry, compact smartphones have become a rarity these days, and that's why seeing Kyocera's KY-O1L fills the heart with joy. ...

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Wealthy will create ‘superhuman race’: Stephen Hawking essays reveal dark prediction

Wealthy will create ‘superhuman race’: Stephen Hawking essays reveal dark prediction

Speaking at the Web Summit in Lisbon in November past year, the famous physicist said the scary reality is we just don't know yet whether AI is good or disastrous for the world. He cited the election ...

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Spotify premium users get better navigation, personalised search and endless Artist Radio

Spotify premium users get better navigation, personalised search and endless Artist Radio

Once you click into the search field, you'll get the familiar list of "recent searches", so you can quickly find that artist or track you previously looked up. Also new are revamped Artist Radios. E...

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Samsung buys network data specialists Zhilabs in 5G push

Samsung buys network data specialists Zhilabs in 5G push

Zhilabs, fully owned by Samsung, will operate independently under its own management led by Joan Raventós, CEO. Going forward, it's not looking like the overcrowded global smartphone market will bou...

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Bayern President Criticizes Disrespectful Germany Reporting

Bayern President Criticizes Disrespectful Germany Reporting

German champion Bayern Munich has hit out against the media for what they call "derogatory, slanderous reporting" of the club's recent struggles - and even threatened to take legal action if necess...

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Black Ops 4: How to Unlock Shadowman in Blackout

Black Ops 4: How to Unlock Shadowman in Blackout

The outcry from the community on both Twitter and Reddit was swift and furious as many Xbox and PC players were unhappy with the idea of getting to experience the event for less time than PS4 players....

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Huawei Mate series with world’s first 7nm AI chip launched

Huawei Mate series with world’s first 7nm AI chip launched

The Mate 20 Pro also powered by the same Kirin 980 SoC coupled with 6GB RAM . There are 16-megapixel ultra wide angle camera with f/2.2 aperture and 17 mm lens, 12-megapixel wide angle camera ...

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IPhone XR India Pre-Orders Begin, Sales Start From October 26

IPhone XR India Pre-Orders Begin, Sales Start From October 26

Apple has marketed the iPhone Xr as the "more affordable" iPhone for 2018. While everyone is talking about how great and expensive the new iPhone XS and XS Max are, the silent spectator of it...

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Sprint sells Pinsight Media to InMobi, inks new advertising partnership

Sprint, which is a major USA wireless carrier, had founded Pinsight Media in 2012 with an aim to help companies in uncovering huge customer base through its targeted mobile ads. Pinsight will contin...

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Essential drops 30 percent of employees, mostly from hardware and sales

Essential drops 30 percent of employees, mostly from hardware and sales

Essential had a tough time when it debuted its first smartphone previous year, struggling to gain a foothold in an already oversaturated market. Essential just terminated about a third of its sta...

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Alexa Has a New Whisper Mode, Here’s How to Use It

Alexa Has a New Whisper Mode, Here’s How to Use It

Once you have it up and running, Alexa will automatically whisper responses back to you, depending on if you're whispering or not. Whisper Mode isn't enabled by default on Alexa - the feature is onl...

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Blizzard heavily hints that you shouldn’t expect Diablo 4 at BlizzCon 2018

Blizzard heavily hints that you shouldn’t expect Diablo 4 at BlizzCon 2018

It's not specific about anything that'll be at the show, but it does suggest that you should keep your expectations modest for new announcements next month. The GameStop listing provides a detailed ...

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New Pokemon Trailer Introduces Master Trainers, Let's Go Pikachu

New Pokemon Trailer Introduces Master Trainers, Let's Go Pikachu

Further ramping up the challenge, their Pokemon will also know unexpected moves that give them an advantage over you; in the reveal trailer, you can see a Master Trainer's Gyarados using Thunderbo...

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Windows 10 users may soon uninstall more native apps

Windows 10 users may soon uninstall more native apps

Only days after releasing its latest feature update to Windows 10, Microsoft abruptly stopped the rollout and pulled the new version from its download servers as it investigates "isolated reports" o...

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10 things to know about Apple's 'affordable' new iPhone

The presence of Face ID also means that the iPhone XR does not carry over the fingerprint sensor from the previous generations of iPhones . Taking a look at the iPhone XR's specs and price, the d...

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Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 Leaked With 10GB RAM & 5G Support

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 Leaked With 10GB RAM & 5G Support

Since then, the Mi Mix and even its successor, the Mi Mix 2 , have been overshadowed by such all-screen smartphones. Xiaomi is not holding it back with the Mi Mix 3. Most of the Android news publ...

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Google Maps lets you share your ETA via third-party apps

Google Maps lets you share your ETA via third-party apps

It has been over a year since Google introduced the ability to share your real-time location within Google Maps with folks you choose, and now the feature is getting improved . The setting lets...

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Ford GT order book is open...again

Ford GT order book is open...again

Specifically, 350 additional copies will built with production now slated to stretch into 2022. "The response to our Ford GT has been unprecedented, with initial demand outstripping supply by mo...

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Blackout player count tweaked in latest Black Ops 4 patch

Blackout player count tweaked in latest Black Ops 4 patch

Armor is hugely important to success in Blackout , with players able to find it lying around in many parts of the game world. Even if players manage to find some of the best guns in Black Ops 4's ...

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Ubisoft Cancels Assassin's Creed Odyssey's First In-Game Live Event

Ubisoft Cancels Assassin's Creed Odyssey's First In-Game Live Event

Players logged in to the game yesterday to be told that "Damais the Indifferent" was roaming Greece and needed to be taken down, but despite plenty of searching, Damais was nowhere to be found. A blue...

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Apple's privacy portal now lets USA customers download their data

Apple's privacy portal now lets USA customers download their data

The website explains how and why Apple products are "designed to protect your privacy ". Other companies make it frustratingly hard or near impossible to figure out how much information they collect,...

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Red Dead Redemption 2's Launch Trailer is Live, Watch it Right Here

Red Dead Redemption 2's Launch Trailer is Live, Watch it Right Here

You can check it out, below. The teaser is only about a minute long or so but does give us a quick glimpse into the internal conflicts between Dutch, Arthur and the gang, and why managing morale is ...

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Apple to unveil new iPads, MacBooks on October 30

Apple to unveil new iPads, MacBooks on October 30

It is highly expected that new iPad Pro models will debut. The iPhone maker revealed on Thursday that it will host a major event on October 30 at the Brooklyn Academy of Music's Howard Gilman Op...

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Samsung's Snapdragon-powered 2-in-1 Galaxy Book 2 starts at $999

Samsung's Snapdragon-powered 2-in-1 Galaxy Book 2 starts at $999

In fact, if you're a fan of machines that run Windows 10 on ARM, you should know that Samsung just launched such a 2-in-1 tablet, the brand new Galaxy Book 2. "With the long-lasting battery in the...

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Govt rubbishes report of 50 cr mobile numbers facing disconnection

Govt rubbishes report of 50 cr mobile numbers facing disconnection

On Wednesday, telecom secretary Aruna Sundararajan discussed the issue with telcos at a meeting to find a way out and is also in talks with Aadhaar body - Unique Identification Authority of India, t...

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Google switches to a Samsung display for the Pixel 3 XL

Google switches to a Samsung display for the Pixel 3 XL

As mentioned in the presentation, iFixit identified the Pixel Visual Core to be the same as the one found in its predecessors, while Google has bolstered safety with its Titan M Security chip. "Tita...

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RBI lays out rules to make mobile wallet payments seamless

RBI lays out rules to make mobile wallet payments seamless

It would allow PPI issuers, system providers and system participants in different systems to undertake, clear and settle payment transactions across systems without participating in multiple systems. ...

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OnePlus 6T launch invites up for sale at Rs 999

OnePlus 6T launch invites up for sale at Rs 999

If the leak turns out to be true, there won't be any 64 GB variant for the OnePlus 6T at its launch. The buyers will have to shed Rs 999 for the ticket wherein the attendees will be amongst the firs...

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Sean Bean to Die (Again) in Hitman 2

Sean Bean to Die (Again) in Hitman 2

The first Elusive Target mission is called The Undying and it will make its grand debut on November 20. Sean Bean dies in nearly every role he takes on, and Hitman 2 will be no exception. The ...

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Red Dead Redemption 2 dev attempts to clarify '100-hour weeks' comment

Red Dead Redemption 2 dev attempts to clarify '100-hour weeks' comment

There seems to be some confusion arising from my interview with Harold Goldberg. Houser quickly issued a clarification to Kotaku , writing that it was only himself and three other people in the sen...

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