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Intel Trades Higher On Q4 Earnings Beat, Higher Guidance

Intel Trades Higher On Q4 Earnings Beat, Higher Guidance

Intel Corp's stock surged 8.1 percent after reporting jumps in data-centre and cloud-computing revenue and forecasting better-than-expected 2020 earnings. In 2015, the company was so distressed that t...

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Chipmaker Broadcom lands two new component contracts with Apple

Chipmaker Broadcom lands two new component contracts with Apple

Broadcom has entered into two new, multi-year deals with Apple to supply the Cupertino tech company with wireless components and modules, Broadcom disclosed Thursday. Thus, the new deal with Bro...

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Apple pushes back against European Union common charger, warns of innovation risks

Apple pushes back against European Union common charger, warns of innovation risks

The iPhone manufacturer is locking horns with the European Union within the bloc's push to get a typical charger which is right for all smartphones in a bid to decrease electronic waste . It light ...

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Super Nintendo World theme park is coming to Universal Orlando

Super Nintendo World theme park is coming to Universal Orlando

Super Nintendo World , the theme park collaboration between Nintendo and Universal Studios, is well on the way to becoming reality, with the attraction's first phase scheduled to open at Universal S...

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Briefing: Amazon Asks Court to Pause Microsoft's Pentagon Project

Briefing: Amazon Asks Court to Pause Microsoft's Pentagon Project

Amazon is citing his previous statements and the decision to review the bidding process at the last minute as evidence of political bias influencing the decision. The Pentagon spelled out its require...

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Apple’s 2020 iPad Pro could come with scissor switch smart keyboard

Apple’s 2020 iPad Pro could come with scissor switch smart keyboard

The reason cited was that the butterfly switch was more expensive for the company and it wished to save on the cost of production. Hopefully not before it comes to other MacBooks first. Full details o...

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Disney Shuts Down Shanghai Park as Deadly Coronavirus Spreads

Disney Shuts Down Shanghai Park as Deadly Coronavirus Spreads

Coming up in 10 days: 1,000-bed hospital China is rushing to build a new hospital in a staggering 10 days to treat patients at the epicentre of a deadly virus outbreak that has stricken hundreds of pe...

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Developers Can’t Agree How Game Value Will be Impacted by Subscription Services

Developers Can’t Agree How Game Value Will be Impacted by Subscription Services

Continuing the trend from previous years, the survey asked respondents what platform their last game was released on, and the results reflect a consistent preference for PC and mobile consoles. As for...

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All major Half-Life games are free to play until Half-Life: Alyx launches

All major Half-Life games are free to play until Half-Life: Alyx launches

The notification stated that The Half-Life Collection would be free until the launch of the Virtual reality spin-off, Half-Life: Alyx . The two previous games are now free on Steam for the n...

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Twitter demands AI company stops using its images to fuel facial recognition

Twitter demands AI company stops using its images to fuel facial recognition

Just like other well-intentioned technology, Clearview app's is a privacy disaster waiting to happen. According to a mission statement on its website, Clearview dubbed its app as "a new research tool ...

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News Samsung Said to be Readying AirDrop Clone for Debut Next Month

News Samsung Said to be Readying AirDrop Clone for Debut Next Month

We don't mind each manufacturer coming up with their own ideas but it would be nice if they were all cross compatible with each other - something we think is extremely unlikely. 'Though its roll-out w...

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Google finds security flaws in Apple's web browser

Google finds security flaws in Apple's web browser

It would also open the doors to persistent cross-site tracking and cross-site information leaks, including cross-site search, according to a Google-led team of security researchers. Others were able t...

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Google responds to backlash against updated Google Search Results design

Google responds to backlash against updated Google Search Results design

At a glance, the ads do not look distinct from the organic results, causing many observers, such as The Graun's technology editor Alex Hern, to note "there is now no visual distinction between ads an...

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Huawei unveils full list of global smartphones getting EMUI 10

Huawei unveils full list of global smartphones getting EMUI 10

The brand has now expanded its devices to more European markets. In future 5G network, there will be seamless transition to SA architecture, so users don't have to replace their phones when using the ...

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Samsung Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20

Samsung Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20

Other major rumours around Samsung's new flagship include the name change to the S20, as well as a 4000 mAh battery, a Snapdragon 865 processor (though we will probably be saddly with Exynos in Aust...

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Google Designed An Envelope For Your Smartphone to Minimize Distraction

Google Designed An Envelope For Your Smartphone to Minimize Distraction

The longer the time spent on the phone after unlocking the device, the bigger the bubble will grow. An alternative version lets the user only take photos and videos when Envelope is activated - a t...

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Scam text messages can cost you big time

Scam text messages can cost you big time

The text appears as though it comes from delivery services company FedEx and includes a bogus tracking number and a prompt requesting that the user choose his "delivery preferences". Phishing is a com...

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Sonos set to disable software updates for legacy devices

Sonos set to disable software updates for legacy devices

In the short term, Sonos have made mention of a trade up scheme. Its original Zone Player, Connect and Connect:Amp - which were launched in 2006 and include versions sold until 2015 - are affected...

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IPhone 12 range might not have a brand new design after all

IPhone 12 range might not have a brand new design after all

Strong need for apples iphone has actually motivated Apple to ask Taiwan Semiconductor ManufacturingCo to make even more contribute the present quarter, according to 2 individuals accustomed to the...

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Seattle-area election will let residents vote by smartphone

Seattle-area election will let residents vote by smartphone

Voters stuck in lines for hours have long dreamed of a future where they could cast their votes with a few simple taps of their phone. "It's the biggest innovation in democracy in years and we are e...

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Apple’s Watch Connected program will give you rewards for meeting fitness goals

Apple’s Watch Connected program will give you rewards for meeting fitness goals

Each gym will have its own set of goals and challenges but there aren't any clear examples of what these are at the time being. After the pairing process, you can sync your workout data for more accur...

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BBK Group unveils 5G-ready iQOO smartphone brand in India

BBK Group unveils 5G-ready iQOO smartphone brand in India

Yes, another brand has chose to go down the sub-brand "route" as iQOO will enter the Indian smartphone market with the launch of its first device next month. Talking about manufacturing, Arora said iQ...

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Samsung Galaxy S20 5G Prices Leaked; Flagship Series Arriving In Mar.13

Samsung Galaxy S20 5G Prices Leaked; Flagship Series Arriving In Mar.13

That's according to several sources speaking to Frandroid , who add that you'll be able to pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S20 and its siblings from February 11, they just won't be delivered until Mar...

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IBM forecasts profit above estimates on cloud growth

IBM forecasts profit above estimates on cloud growth

That's still a long-term ambition for Big Blue, but the company is tapping the brakes on its stock buybacks for a couple of years in order to pay down the debt that was used for financing the Red Hat ...

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Twitter advises android users against updating crash-prone app

But if you haven't installed the latest Twitter for Android update, you can disable the app from automatically updating on the Play Store. Android users have been reporting crashes when attempting t...

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Microsoft Releases Preview SDK for Surface Duo

Microsoft Releases Preview SDK for Surface Duo

Alongside the Surface Duo, which will be a smartphone-like device that runs a custom version of Android, Microsoft is also working on the Surface Neo , which is a larger foldable device that will run...

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EA ends support for mobile Tetris, Tetris Blitz

Cached versions of Tetris and Tetris Blitz's listings are still available if you want a trip down memory lane, with Tetris having been renamed " Tetris 2011 " at some point. At the time of thi...

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OnePlus 8 Pro looks likely to get wireless charging

OnePlus 8 Pro looks likely to get wireless charging

The tweet shows a phone placed on a wireless charging pad and it carries the "charge like a pro" text. Now in a recent report , one of the major features that was missing from all the previous genera...

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Canonical's Anbox Cloud puts Android in the cloud

Canonical's Anbox Cloud puts Android in the cloud

Instead, the content will be streamed to the device so the developer can have more control over performance and infrastructure costs. "Driven by emerging 5G networks and state-of-the-art computing, ...

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Google Stadia 2020 plans, newer games and everything we know

Google Stadia 2020 plans, newer games and everything we know

Google is partnering with Verizon in the USA to promote its new cloud gaming service Stadia. New Mix & Match on Fios subscribers who choose Gigabit get a brand new Fios Home Router featuring WiFi 6 ...

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Smartphone sales to return to growth in 2020 after 'recession'

New figures from Gartner have forecast that sales of devices including PCs, tablets and smartphones are set for a 0.9 percent growth rate in 2019 as the need to have the latest and greatest gadgets ...

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Motorola Announces New Release Date for Its Foldable Razr

Motorola Announces New Release Date for Its Foldable Razr

The main feature of the new Motorola Razr is its exclusive clamshell design with a foldable 6.2-inch pOLED main screen and a 2.7-inch OLED external display. "We are excited to share that, in North A...

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Microsoft downplays customer support database error that exposed 250 million records

Microsoft downplays customer support database error that exposed 250 million records

Despite the absence of financial or username/password data in the leaked database, the incident is embarrassing for Microsoft , undermining its efforts to keep its customers secure. However, in cases...

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Apple Gains Footing in Court Feud With Former iPhone Chip Architect

The demands of users continue to rise and generational silicon improvements have slowed to a pace that can no longer keep up. But Pierce dismissed the application, saying Williams, the law does not ...

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Google Pixel Buds 2 Look Set To Launch Alongside Pixel 4a

Google Pixel Buds 2 Look Set To Launch Alongside Pixel 4a

We were given a glimpse of the tech giant's first true wireless earbuds at last year's Made By Google event in October, during which we told to expect their release during the first half of 2020. ...

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