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SoftBank plans massive IPO for its Japanese telecoms business

SoftBank plans massive IPO for its Japanese telecoms business

A new risk for the business emerged less than two weeks ago: a damaging price war among Japan's mobile operators. The Japanese technology giant yesterday said in a prospectus that it would sell ...

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Apple’s T2 chip will block some third-party repairs of new devices

Apple’s T2 chip will block some third-party repairs of new devices

It suggested that a special piece of software - available only to authorized service centers - will check if the replaced parts are authentic. Apple's latest T2 chip was first introduced to us pas...

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Nintendo Black Friday deals include Switch and 2DS bundles

Nintendo Black Friday deals include Switch and 2DS bundles

Nintendo posted a fun two-minute video clip to YouTube starring Luigi, otherwise known as the other plumber ( Mario tends to get the lion's share of attention), and towards the end Nintendo reveal...

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Nintendo awarded $12 million in ROM piracy case

Nintendo awarded $12 million in ROM piracy case

The heat is officially on for anyone who's been running one of the many sites that, for years now, have distributed free versions of Nintendo's games to anyone who wanted them. A judgement released to...

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Aston Martin's first SUV in action - New DBX goes off-road

Aston Martin's first SUV in action - New DBX goes off-road

Likewise, the lengthy hashtag, with spaces (somebody #doesn't get hashtags), confirms the British marque is all too aware of the pressure it faces in entering the now-crowded premium sports SUV segm...

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BMW reveals 374hp M340i ahead of LA show

BMW reveals 374hp M340i ahead of LA show

One does not shell out for a six-pot (remember when they used to be a standard feature?) just for the speed though, and Munich is promising the "characteristic sound" of the straight-six with the M4...

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Several Pixel 3 users reporting Messages Randomly Deleted from their Phones

Several Pixel 3 users reporting Messages Randomly Deleted from their Phones

The time for Night Sight for Google Pixel devices is here, and the release time is imminent. Many Pixel 3 owners have taken it to Reddit to complain about an issue with their text messages. ...

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Microsoft Re-releasing Windows 10 October Update (1809) Today

Microsoft Re-releasing Windows 10 October Update (1809) Today

It brings new features to Windows 10 , chief among them a new integration with Android phones. Going forward, Windows Insiders using build 18282 will be able to now pause updates or use Intellige...

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Artificial Intelligence Software in Security Market Development and Trends Forecasts Report 2018

Artificial Intelligence Software in Security Market Development and Trends Forecasts Report 2018

It also provides a succinct synopsis of leading players IBM Watson Health, AiCure, Atomwise, Cyrcadia Health, Lifegraph, Modernizing Medicine, Sensely, Zebra Medical Vision, Sophia Genetics, iCarbonX,...

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Galaxy S10 May Skip the Notch for an Infinity-O Display

Galaxy S10 May Skip the Notch for an Infinity-O Display

We already know that Samsung's all-new "One UI" Android skin will let users run three apps simultaneously on the tablet-sized display. That was the Samsung Galaxy A9 , a device with four camera l...

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Cloudflare's 1.1.1.1 DNS service is now on Android and iOS

Cloudflare's 1.1.1.1 DNS service is now on Android and iOS

The company has claimed that its DNS service is the fastest resolver out there. "We will never log your IP address (the way other companies identify you)". That makes Cloudflare better, and it m...

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Black Ops 4: How to Unlock Nikolai in Blackout

Black Ops 4: How to Unlock Nikolai in Blackout

He also revealed details of upcoming Zombies DLC . However, there is a possibility that they may cancel it. The Sprknife quest was last reported as not functioning, or being changed without QA bein...

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The new Apple Pencil for the iPad Pros doesn't support Qi charging

The new Apple Pencil for the iPad Pros doesn't support Qi charging

Indeed, Gareth Beavis, UK Editor-in-Chief, reviewed the iPad Pro 11 for TechRadar and recommends holding off on the keyboard case purchase, while caution is required when buying the Pencil. iFixit p...

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Google starts offering manual backup option for Android smartphones

Every device we tested internally also seems to have received the ability to do a manual Android backup. Because of this, if a handset lost its ability to charge or could not connect to the Wi-Fi, use...

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Jaguar F-Type Convertible is an unlikely rally vehicle

Jaguar F-Type Convertible is an unlikely rally vehicle

This time around, Jaguar has produced two rallying versions of the F-type, once again to mark seven decades since the XK120 was revealed. Like the Jaguar XK 120 registration plate NUB 120, w...

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Apple Stock Hits a Three Month Low Amid Warnings from iPhone Suppliers

Apple Stock Hits a Three Month Low Amid Warnings from iPhone Suppliers

Among other Apple suppliers, Qorvo Inc. dropped 5.6 per cent, Skyworks Solutions Inc. fell 3.8 per cent, Finisar Corp. dropped 4.3 per cent, Broadcom Inc. dipped 8.9 percent. In China, Lens Technolo...

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Deals: Get Fallout 76 For Under $50

Deals: Get Fallout 76 For Under $50

It won't be too much longer until Fallout 76 fans are able to dive into the West Virginian wastelands of Bethesda's online-only multiplayer title, with the post-apocalyptic RPG set to become availab...

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Canadian PlayStation Black Friday offers include new Spider-Man PS4 bundle

Canadian PlayStation Black Friday offers include new Spider-Man PS4 bundle

This bundle isn't to be confused with the special edition PlayStation 4 Pro that launched alongside Spider-Man back in September. You can pick up a Spider-Man PS4 bundle for $200 U.S. PlayStation ...

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The purple OnePlus 6T is coming to North America and Europe

The purple OnePlus 6T is coming to North America and Europe

Then again, OnePlus typically releases its smartphones in several colors after their launches, so a new color variant at some point should have been expected. The storage option includes 128GB and 2...

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Valve VR prototype headset teased with Half-Life VR game

Valve VR prototype headset teased with Half-Life VR game

Pricing for the Vive Focus starts at $599. According to newly leaked images and independent sources who have spoken with UploadVR, Valve will be releasing a VR headset with a 135-degree field of...

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How To Get Your iPhone X And MacBook Pro Repaired

How To Get Your iPhone X And MacBook Pro Repaired

According to the Telegraph , Apple accepts the touchscreen can be shonky on some phones and "does not respond or responds intermittently", or alternatively responds "even though it was not touched"...

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Surface Go with LTE Advanced Now Available for Purchase

Surface Go with LTE Advanced Now Available for Purchase

The LTE tablet costs $679 for consumers, and it includes 128GB of storage, 8GB RAM and the same 4415Y processor as the other models - it costs $130 more than the equivalent, top-end WiFi version. The ...

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Fortnite Racks Up Another 8.3 Million Concurrent Player Count

Fortnite Racks Up Another 8.3 Million Concurrent Player Count

Are you one of the 8.3 million active players? At that time, it caused some serious server problems for Epic - it seems that the developer's invested in some backup tech since then. You need to be...

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Strategy-Shooter Void Bastards Revealed for Xbox One

Forget everything you know about first-person shooters: Void Bastards asks you to take charge, not just point your gun and fire. Your task is to lead the rag-tag Void Bastards out of the Sargas...

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Using social media can make you feel more lonely, claims new study

Using social media can make you feel more lonely, claims new study

Research conducted at the university of Pennsylvania, by the collective of researchers Melissa G. Hunt , Rachel Marx, Courtney Lipson, and Jordyn Young. Writing in the study , its authors added: 'Ou...

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Samsung China wants to make flip phones cool again

Samsung China wants to make flip phones cool again

The W2019 flip phone has just been launched in China, and as of now, there are no words if the phone will hit other markets or not. It is expected to be priced above CNY 10,000 (approximately Rs 1,...

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GTA V's Michael is hidden somewhere in Red Dead Redemption 2

GTA V's Michael is hidden somewhere in Red Dead Redemption 2

A vague answer to the question of when came in early November from a Take-Two earnings call, which suggested Red Dead Online would be available sometime near the end of the month. Whether they're ou...

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Hitman 2 - Official gameplay launch trailer and launch screenshots

Hitman 2 - Official gameplay launch trailer and launch screenshots

Today's launch trailer isn't the only piece of Hitman 2 related news to emerge in the last few hours. But the changes are substantial enough to make Hitman 2 feel like more than just a level p...

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Facebook quietly launches Lasso, a TikTok-clone app to win teens over

Facebook quietly launches Lasso, a TikTok-clone app to win teens over

Apparently, nearly half of teenagers in the US say they use Facebook , which is a decrease of 20 percent from 2015, according to Pew. Oh, and don't forget that you "can also add your videos directly ...

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Xbox Acquires Wasteland, Bard's Tale Studio InXile Entertainment

Xbox Acquires Wasteland, Bard's Tale Studio InXile Entertainment

Living up to BioWare's original title was no easy feat, but KOTOR II was also met with favorable reviews upon its release for Xbox in 2004. As of late, Microsoft has been on a bit of a game studio...

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X018: What's next for Xbox?

X018: What's next for Xbox?

Watch it all live right here and make sure to catch Variety's own coverage of the show. The multiplayer mode is called Wrecking Zone and has two teams of five battling it out in an attempt to dest...

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Has Made $725 Million in Three Days

Red Dead Redemption 2 Has Made $725 Million in Three Days

Both Grand Theft Auto IV and V set records in their day and now the recently released Red Dead Redemption 2 is following suit. Rockstar's Red Dead Redemption 2 takes the top spot in the GFK ...

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The BMW M8 Will Belt Out 650bhp In Its Shoutiest Form

The BMW M8 Will Belt Out 650bhp In Its Shoutiest Form

In the meantime, the Munich-based firm has released preliminary information about the range-topping M8. The exact figure remains a mystery, but the M5 Competition has a twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8 tha...

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Google Warns About Tricky Subscription Signups, Threatens Websites Abusing Ads 11/16/2018

Google Warns About Tricky Subscription Signups, Threatens Websites Abusing Ads 11/16/2018

Chrome will automatically detect if the subscription data on a webpage is insufficient and show up a warning page where users will be given option to either go back or proceed to the page. So, once t...

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Beat Saber PlayStation VR Release Date Announced

Beat Saber PlayStation VR Release Date Announced

You can play the game now on HTC Vive, Oculus Rift & WMR headsets. A challenging campaign - Improve your game style every day by completing levels in our complex campaign, exclusively created for ...

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