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Bitcoin should be priced close to $15000, research group head reckons

Bitcoin should be priced close to $15000, research group head reckons

Early this year, Lee predicted that BTC would trade at $25000 by December of 2018. Tom Lee also explained that the factors which will drive a Bitcoin rebound in the coming months are user adop...

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Samsung redesigns Notebook 9 Pen for creators

Samsung redesigns Notebook 9 Pen for creators

The Notebook 9 Pen comes with an edge-to-edge diamond cut metal finish for a premium look and feel. Just a couple of days after it was reported that the Samsung Notebook 9 Pen is performing well ...

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Google readies plan to take on rivals Amazon, Flipkart in Indian market

Google readies plan to take on rivals Amazon, Flipkart in Indian market

However, only one third of these have ever shopped online, and this includes all types of purchases, including tickets, hotel bookings, retails. Google Shopping will offer a highly personalised sh...

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Razer will reward you with 'Silver' for cryptomining on your PC

Razer will reward you with 'Silver' for cryptomining on your PC

When you run the Razer SoftMiner , your computer's processor is still solving equations, but there's an extra step. Seriously, that is Razer's new rewards program . "This is the worst trade deal in ...

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Blizzard's 'Heroes of the Storm' scaled back, developers shift to other games

Blizzard's 'Heroes of the Storm' scaled back, developers shift to other games

Beyond that, players can likely expect to see new heroes get released at a slower rate, and new content (such as new maps, skins, or game modes) will undoubtedly be reduced in scope. That this sort ...

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Google Maps Adds Lime Scooters and Bikes to its Transportation Suggestions

Google Maps Adds Lime Scooters and Bikes to its Transportation Suggestions

Instead, that opens up the standalone Lime app - and if you don't have it, you'll need to download it and sign up to use the e-scooters. Google Maps announced Thursday that it will now include...

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Google Assistant can now speak in Australian and British accents

Google Assistant can now speak in Australian and British accents

The British and Australian accents sound convincing enough when selected, so the technology is seemingly doing its job well. The threat of home sickness for Aussies and Brits living overseas is be...

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Microsoft releases Windows 10 build 17763.194 with new fixes for Patch Tuesday

Microsoft releases Windows 10 build 17763.194 with new fixes for Patch Tuesday

Just open Settings, go to Privacy, select Activity history, then make sure both of the boxes on top of the page are unchecked. That's how your activity reaches Microsoft's servers, and that's also...

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Call of Duty creator reportedly evacuated after bomb threat

Call of Duty creator reportedly evacuated after bomb threat

The creator of a popular combat video game reportedly received a bomb threat Thursday, part of what appears to be a string of blackmail attempts. According to the report , police told employees to ev...

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Epic Games vaults the Infinity Blade after fan outrage

Epic Games vaults the Infinity Blade after fan outrage

If the name sounds familiar, this comes just a few days after Epic pulled three Infinity Blade iOS games (it debuted in 2011 as the first Unreal Engine mobile games) from sale on Apple's App Store...

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Facebook accidentally exposed users private photos to third party developers in September

Facebook accidentally exposed users private photos to third party developers in September

The firm apologised for the failure. Facebook said some third-party apps may have gained access to broader set of photos than usual for 12 days between September 13 to September 25. The company de...

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Discord Store to Give Developers 90/10 Revenue Split Starting in 2019

Discord Store to Give Developers 90/10 Revenue Split Starting in 2019

Since Steam is now the big dog on the market Epic Games has to offer up some incentives for users to use their platform other than just being the launcher for Fortnite . The company flatly says t...

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Kingdom Hearts III PS4 Pro Bundle Announced

Kingdom Hearts III PS4 Pro Bundle Announced

The limited edition Kingdom Hearts III PS4 Pro bundle is available exclusively through GameStop in the U.S. and EB Games in Canada. Inside the box is a glossy black Dualshock 4 controller with Ki...

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Switch Online NES games for December are here with surprise extras

Switch Online NES games for December are here with surprise extras

Especially when games as thoroughly un-Nintendo as Mortal Kombat 11 get announced for the Switch. Speaking in a recent interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Nintendo of America President Reggie...

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Toyota's very first 2020 Supra will be auctioned off

Toyota's very first 2020 Supra will be auctioned off

Which is why we continue to talk about the Supra (and because it's a legendary name in the world of automobiles), despite the flak we get from some enthusiasts. We've been hearing about this auto for ...

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Super Smash Bros Ultimate Patch 1.2.0 Introduces Matchmaking Tweaks, Balance Changes

Super Smash Bros Ultimate Patch 1.2.0 Introduces Matchmaking Tweaks, Balance Changes

A big issue many players had with the online gameplay is the apparent lack of stability. A new patch has been released a few hours ago for Super Smash Bros Ultimate , bringing improvements to t...

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Google exec explains why searching idiot brings up images of Donald Trump

Google exec explains why searching idiot brings up images of Donald Trump

Several Republicans on the committee, including Rep. Lamar Smith, said there was "political bias baked into" Google's culture. "Things like relevance, freshness, popularity, how other people are usi...

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MediaTek Helio P90 to Come Soon

MediaTek Helio P90 to Come Soon

A few weeks ago, MediaTek announced about its newly developed SoC, Helio P90 . MediaTek released a teaser for the Helio P90 SoC back in late November , and it looked like the Taiwanese company i...

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ZeniMax Media agrees to settle lawsuit against Facebook VR

The court then decided not to ban the headsets, and in an extra blow to ZeniMax , halved the damages they'd been awarded to $250m . It's only now that we're reaching the final conclusion of the liti...

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Apple to update iPhones in China to address Qualcomm's patent claims

Apple to update iPhones in China to address Qualcomm's patent claims

Qualcomm a few days ago scored a legal win against Apple in China , obtaining an injunction against several iPhone versions over alleged patent infringements. The patent infringement suits are seen a...

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Samsung Electronics to Shut Down Smartphone Manufacturing Plant in Tianjin, China

Samsung Electronics to Shut Down Smartphone Manufacturing Plant in Tianjin, China

Samsung closing down one of its Chinese plants was expected by most market analysts given that it opened a mobile phone manufacturing plant close to New Delhi in July. Samsung's smartphone business ha...

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Samsung Galaxy S10 price leaked, tipped to launch on February 20

Samsung Galaxy S10 price leaked, tipped to launch on February 20

This will also be the first time where there will be three variants of the flagship - a "Lite" variant with a flat display, a regular variant with a curved display and a "Plus" variant. Meanwhile, t...

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OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition phone: Price, Photos, Features, Specs

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition phone: Price, Photos, Features, Specs

The smartphone also comes with 256GB of internal storage, which amply makes up for the lack of a storage expansion slot. As this is a special edition handset, stock will be limited. Priced at ₹50,99...

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You can now buy the 10GB-toting OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition

You can now buy the 10GB-toting OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition

Yet the company went ahead and launched the rather flashy purple variant about two weeks since the original OnePlus 6T went on sale. OnePlus has been a disruptor in the smartphone phone industry...

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Vitaminwater will pay you $100K to ditch your smartphone for a year

Vitaminwater will pay you $100K to ditch your smartphone for a year

The company said they'll pay $100,000 to one person who can prove they went smartphone-free for a year. Folks can enter their contest by sharing on Instagram or Twitter why they feel they are up f...

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Sony's PlayStation Classic can be easily hacked thanks to weak cryptography

Sony's PlayStation Classic can be easily hacked thanks to weak cryptography

Just one week after its launch, hackers have managed to break the encryption built to prevent users loading whatever they wanted onto the system. In short, this basically means that Sony handed both...

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California regulators consider charge on text messaging

California regulators consider charge on text messaging

A dense California Public Utilities Commission report laying out the case for the texting surcharge says the Public Purpose Program budget has climbed from $670 million in 2011 to $998 million a yea...

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Verizon Writes Down $4.6 Billion from AOL and Yahoo Acquisitions

Verizon Writes Down $4.6 Billion from AOL and Yahoo Acquisitions

Verizon Communications Inc said on Tuesday it will take a $4.6 billion charge related to its Oath media assets - which includes digital media sites Yahoo and AOL - and a severance charge of up to $2.1...

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Beyond Good & Evil 2 Pre-Alpha Gameplay Revealed

Beyond Good & Evil 2 Pre-Alpha Gameplay Revealed

We've also embedded the full gameplay demo - which is 26 minutes long - so we strongly suggest watching that one too. The alpha footage showcases an expansive open-world environment, as well as givi...

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OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition brings 30W Warp Charge, 10GB of RAM

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition brings 30W Warp Charge, 10GB of RAM

There is more McLaren stuff in the box as well. Set to launch in Canada on December 13th, 2018, the new model features 10GB of RAM , 256GB of internal storage , several extras and a $929 CAD price...

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Citing support issues, Epic stops selling Infinity Blade games

Citing support issues, Epic stops selling Infinity Blade games

The downside is that you can't carry any other weapons while you are holding the sword, plus you will become a big target for other players as you immediately drop the sword if you are eliminated. Nev...

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NY Times Study: Apps Are More Intrusive in 'Spying' on People

NY Times Study: Apps Are More Intrusive in 'Spying' on People

After tapping that, you will be able to see all your apps and your corresponding locations setting. The database reviewed by The Times - a sample of information gathered in 2017 and held by one co...

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Epic Games has removed the Infinity Blade series from Apple's App Store

Infinity Blade is an RPG series exclusive to Apple's iOS devices. Considering that Epic Games is making a ridiculous amount of money from Fortnite , it's hard to believe that the company can't mak...

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Microsoft Says the New Microsoft Edge Will Support All Google Chrome Extensions

Microsoft Says the New Microsoft Edge Will Support All Google Chrome Extensions

In that post, Alden also reassured users and developers of UWP (Universal Windows Platform) apps, which are created to work on EdgeHTML, that they will not suddenly stop working: "Existing UWP apps ...

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On Doom's 25th Anniversary, Creator John Romero Announces New Levels

On Doom's 25th Anniversary, Creator John Romero Announces New Levels

Circling back to tie up loose ends on a project 25 years later isn't exactly a common endeavor, but that's what Romero Games aims to do through Sigil . The $166 Beast Box has all that plus a coin, a ...

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