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Toxic workplace: WeWork says carcinogen found in some offices

Toxic workplace: WeWork says carcinogen found in some offices

WeWork has faced a cash crunch in recent weeks after abandoning its initial public offering last month amid tepid interest from investors anxious about WeWork's massive losses and corporate governanc...

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Niantic confirms Pokemon GO online player battles are coming in 2020

Niantic confirms Pokemon GO online player battles are coming in 2020

Even if you're okay with the actual structure PvP takes in the game (I still remember the whiplash I felt early on coming from the mainline series), you probably still have a wish list jam-packed with...

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Phone cases made of artificial human skin are 100% pure nope

Phone cases made of artificial human skin are 100% pure nope

Researchers in Bristol and Paris have made an artificial skin-like membrane for augmenting interactive devices as part of a new interface. Like the human epidermis, Skin-On is made of multiple layer...

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NordVPN confirms 2018 security breach involving datacenter partner

NordVPN confirms 2018 security breach involving datacenter partner

With regard to activity logs and user credentials, the company insisted that "none of [its] applications send user-created credentials for authentication", so these are secure. Troubling, however, is ...

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Apple starts selling locally assembled iPhone XR in India

Apple starts selling locally assembled iPhone XR in India

Apple manufacturing partner Foxconn has begun manufacturing iPhone XR models at its facility in India, according to sources speaking with ET Telecom . And to help with the supply chain, 300 firms...

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Are Exclusive to Pixel 4

Are Exclusive to Pixel 4

If you didn't catch Google's event, it highlighted Dual Exposure Controls and Live HDR + as new abilities inside the Pixel 4's camera app. Early leaks of the Pixel 4 suggested Google's system ...

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Google says its working to fix free iPhone backup

Google says its working to fix free iPhone backup "bug"

Last week it was noted that while Google accidentally offered a free unlimited original quality backup to iPhone users, the firm didn't offer the same courtesy to users who opted to use its own Pixe...

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PS5's Devkit Looks Like a Monster in Visualisation

PS5's Devkit Looks Like a Monster in Visualisation

In an image uploaded by PlayStation VR News, we get our first real look at the PS5 dev kit, which is identical to the earlier filings by Sony . Progamingshop also allows its customers to click ...

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Fortnite Season 11 (Chapter 2) chest spawns locations map revealed on Twitter

Fortnite Season 11 (Chapter 2) chest spawns locations map revealed on Twitter

In one of his latest streams, Tfue revealed that he wasn't on board with all the praise surrounding Fortnite Chapter 2 . Better graphicsFortnite Chapter 2 also appears with an optical upgrade, ...

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Google adds Pixel 2 as a Stadia-compatible device

Google adds Pixel 2 as a Stadia-compatible device

Now, Google has updated its "Stadia availability and requirements" page with new devices- Pixel 4 , Pixel 4 XL , Pixel 2 , and Pixel 2 XL . The Google Stadia remote isn't wireless to a PC or...

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Google speaks out on Pixel 4 face unlock issue - and promises fix

Google speaks out on Pixel 4 face unlock issue - and promises fix

On Pixel 4 phones, if you reach out toward your phone, Motion Sense will trigger the Face Unlock feature so your phone will instantly scan your face and unlock it ideally before you even bring i...

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Dickinson Premieres in New York Ahead of Arrival on Apple TV+

Dickinson Premieres in New York Ahead of Arrival on Apple TV+

Dickinson audaciously explores the constraints of society, gender, and family from the perspective of rebellious young poet Emily Dickinson . Apple showcased a brand-new trailer for the show ...

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HTC Unveils Affordable Blockchain Smartphone

HTC Unveils Affordable Blockchain Smartphone

In fact, HTC recommends only using the feature while the phone is connected to WiFi and plugged into its power adapter. On 15 May 2018, at the Consensus 2018 blockchain summit in New York City, ...

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Diwali offer: Reliance Jio launches phone starting from Rs 699

Diwali offer: Reliance Jio launches phone starting from Rs 699

Along with the Reliance JioPhone , you can also get any special bundle plans that the company is offering. Similarly, the company has brought down cost of its two-month plan to Rs 333 and offer add...

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Podcast: Yo, It's the Pixel 4 Party!

Podcast: Yo, It's the Pixel 4 Party!

Google has verified that it would not launch its new flagship in India. From that perspective, the decision really may not hurt Google much. This year the screen is fast and smooth, the phone is wate...

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Samsung promises fix for Galaxy S10, Note 10 fingerprint unlock bug

Samsung promises fix for Galaxy S10, Note 10 fingerprint unlock bug

Once the update is available and installed on affected devices, you'll then want to scan your fingerprint again, making sure to "scan your fingerprint in its entirety". However, it appears that Galaxy...

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Nintendo Switch Sales Surpass 15 Million in North America

Nintendo Switch Sales Surpass 15 Million in North America

The sales figures are probably bolstered by the release of the Switch Lite, a handheld-only version of the game released earlier this year. Four have sold more than 6 million: " Mario Kart 8 Deluxe ...

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Unreleased 16-inch MacBook Pro images appear in latest macOS beta

Unreleased 16-inch MacBook Pro images appear in latest macOS beta

Since the icon looks quite similar to the design of the 15-inch MacBook Pro , it is being suggested that Apple is not planning a major design overhaul as it was being expected. Rumors have swirled ...

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US Congress Members are Petitioning Blizzard to Un-Ban Blitzchung

US Congress Members are Petitioning Blizzard to Un-Ban Blitzchung

Blitzchung now has a six-month suspension rather than a one-year ban, and he gets his reward money. Five bipartisan members of the United States Congress have sent Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby ...

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Twitter's Android app gets OLED-friendly dark mode in new alpha build

Twitter's Android app gets OLED-friendly dark mode in new alpha build

The latest Android beta update also suggests that a Dark Splash Screen feature is also in the making, but it might not show up for now. Twitter users on iOS have been enjoying the Lights Out mode ...

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Check out the first Red Dead Redemption 2 PC trailer

That's why they released this new trailer to whet your whistle. Flaunting 4K resolution at 60 frames per second, it certainly looks the part. Red Dead Redemption 2 will also be available on Google...

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Google Maps Users Can Now Report Accidents, Diversions in Real Time

Google Maps Users Can Now Report Accidents, Diversions in Real Time

Android Maps users are now able to report incidents like traffic congestion, accidents, mobile speed cameras and roadworks. Now iPhone owners who use Google Maps will gain the ability to report c...

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Oracle CEO Mark Hurd Dies at 62

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd Dies at 62

The 62 year old was one of Oracle's two CEOs, the other being Safra Catz. Hurd, 62, took a break from his positon at Oracle in September, saying in a release that he "needed more time to take care o...

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Google Maps just made it easier to report traffic incidents

Google Maps just made it easier to report traffic incidents

According to Google, users will now be able to report crashes, speed traps and traffic slowdowns right from their iPhone. The update relates to reporting driving incidents and will allow iPhone user...

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Google Pixel 4 will unlock even when your eyes are closed

Google Pixel 4 will unlock even when your eyes are closed

Like most new biometric systems, that means we'll probably be writing about security flaws in its implementation, and the first one has already popped up before the phone is even out. The reasons wh...

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'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare' swaps loot boxes for a battle pass

'Call of Duty: Modern Warfare' swaps loot boxes for a battle pass

The Battle Pass system will be added later in the year, because the devs say they want to focus on launch day and give players time to unlock what's already in the base game. One thing is for sure, ...

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Forget the just-announced OnePlus 7T Pro, here’s the OnePlus 8 Pro

Forget the just-announced OnePlus 7T Pro, here’s the OnePlus 8 Pro

Around the rear are three cameras as well as what the site says is a new time-of-flight sensor that could help with augmented reality and in taking better portrait photos. Why OnePlus would backtrac...

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Apple Could Launch AirPods Pro for $250 Later This Month

Apple Could Launch AirPods Pro for $250 Later This Month

References in the OS suggested the noise-canceling feature could be turned on and off. The report cites a source from Apple's supply chain and suggests that the new AirPods will be called AirPods ...

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Motorola Razr foldable phone will be launching on 13 November - know Specifications

Motorola Razr foldable phone will be launching on 13 November - know Specifications

CNET adds the invite says, " You're going to flip ". Motorola RAZR launch event will feature special guests and music performers, as well as "a journey through immersive experiences". TechRepu...

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Google Pixel 4 face unlock works even if your eyes are closed

Google Pixel 4 face unlock works even if your eyes are closed

Even Google's old face unlock system for Android 4.1 required you to blink if your head seemed stationary. Google recommends users uncomfortable with this familiarize themselves with Lockdown mo...

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Samsung: Fingerprint scanner flaw fix coming as soon as next week

Samsung: Fingerprint scanner flaw fix coming as soon as next week

She said her husband was able to unlock her phone without registering his fingerprint on the device. The sensor uses these waves to read the ridges and pores of the fingerprint and matches them with...

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IBM Earnings Fall in Prolonged Sales Slump

IBM Earnings Fall in Prolonged Sales Slump

Total revenue was $18 billion in the three months ended September 30, down 3.9% from a year earlier, the Armonk, New York-based company said in a statement Wednesday . The company yesterday announced...

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Galaxy S10 Could Be Unlocked With Anyone's Fingerprint — Samsung

The gray rectangle is the sensor area. The same ETNews report suggests that the Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 will be cheaper, coming in at about $1,500 (around £1,165 / AU$2,197), which is significan...

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Telecom Sector Needs Government Attention, Says Reliance Jio

Telecom Sector Needs Government Attention, Says Reliance Jio

Reliance Jio has claimed that it has paid Rs 13,500 crore to other operators as IUC charges over the past three years. He said telecom industry needs to be vibrant and healthy to meet aspiration...

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Yahoo announces all content on Yahoo Groups will be permanently removed

Yahoo announces all content on Yahoo Groups will be permanently removed

The notice links to one Yahoo webpage that provides instructions for downloading photos and files from groups that you belong to before the cutoff date, but the process sounds laborious, as it req...

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