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Google Fi begins retail push with SIM cards at Best Buy

Google Fi begins retail push with SIM cards at Best Buy

Best Buy staff will not assist in activating the SIM card; the store is only a retail outlet for you to purchase a SIM instead of having to wait a few days, or in my case, weeks , for a SIM card to a...

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Nintendo Direct presentation will be taking place tomorrow

Nintendo Direct presentation will be taking place tomorrow

It also specifically pointed out Fire Emblem: Three Houses , which has a 2019 release window. What are your predictions for what the Nintendo Direct will bring? So far the only confirmed game fea...

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Gmail's right-click menu just got a ton of new options

Gmail's right-click menu just got a ton of new options

This option comes in handy since most of us typically open a message first and then hunt for the Reply All button. Once the new version arrives , you'll see much more - reply, forward, label, move ...

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GO Snapshot feature coming to Pokemon Go soon

GO Snapshot feature coming to Pokemon Go soon

You can see samples of the kinds of screenshots you can take below; more details about the feature are available on the official Pokemon Go website . Consequently, there is no release date set. S...

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No iPad? Apple's March 25 keynote will be 'services focused'

No iPad? Apple's March 25 keynote will be 'services focused'

Several publications are resisting Apple Inc's plans to keep about half of the revenue from its upcoming news subscription service, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing the iPhone ...

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Google poaching Qualcomm and Intel talent to take on Apple

Google poaching Qualcomm and Intel talent to take on Apple

Company has hired more than a dozen microchip engineers in city, will recruit more The search giant becomes the first among rivals, including Amazon, Facebook , Microsoft , to set up a chip design...

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More LG G8 ThinQ renders emerge, corroborate other leaks

More LG G8 ThinQ renders emerge, corroborate other leaks

The dedicated Google Assistant button that was on the side of the LG G7 ThinQ appears to be making a return on the G8, too, along with the typical volume and power/lock keys. Not much has been rev...

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Go retro and play some games with 60% off the PlayStation Classic

Many argued that was a bit on the expensive side given the game selection, system performance and compared to competing mini consoles from Nintendo. On top of that, the games list is a little unusual ...

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Sony 'open for business' on cross-play, but Wargroove dev claims otherwise

Sony 'open for business' on cross-play, but Wargroove dev claims otherwise

Layden cited "Destination PlayStation", a Sony event that is focused on retailers and other partners, which takes place in February. "They're making purchasing discussions in February". He added that ...

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Fourth Galaxy Note 8 Android Pie beta update rolling out

The Galaxy S9 + is also getting a discount of Rs 7,000 after which the 64GB variant will be available for Rs 57,900. This Rs. 7,000 price cut is also applicable to the 128GB and 256GB models, Samsun...

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Google scales back Android Things IoT ambitions

This is a pretty significant change, as the supposed original intention of Android Things was to be much more open-ended. In its blog post on the matter, Google mentions the success it's seen with...

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Official Samsung Galaxy S10 cases leaked

Official Samsung Galaxy S10 cases leaked

Firstly, the reserve form makes it clear that those who do pre-order early enough will receive their unit - while supplies last - by March 8, 2019. As per leaks, Galaxy S10 will have a 6.1-inch 2K...

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OnePlus will show off a prototype of its 5G flagship at MWC

OnePlus will show off a prototype of its 5G flagship at MWC

Connect with the OnePlus Community over 5G OnePlus, at Qualcomm's booth (Hall 3 Stand 3E10), invites all to connect and communicate with our community over a 5G network. Not only do we expect carrier...

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Trump Signs Nebulous AI Executive Order With $0 Funding Attached

Trump Signs Nebulous AI Executive Order With $0 Funding Attached

But so far, New Zealand is behind other countries in encouraging AI, and creating an ethical framework, Callaghan boss Victoria Crone says. Under the American AI Initiative, the administration will ...

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Apple's 2019 iPhone won't ditch Lightning for USB-C

Apple's 2019 iPhone won't ditch Lightning for USB-C

When Apple switched from Lightning to USB-C for the new iPad Pro , it seemed like the company was acknowledging that USB-C is the future of charging . Instead, users will continue to be forced to sh...

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Fortnite rival wins 10 million gamers in three days

Fortnite rival wins 10 million gamers in three days

Apex Legends is off to a cracking start , but folks are beginning to speculate on what the future might hold for EA's battle royale extravaganza - and that could include new game modes for duo squ...

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Trump to call for investment in artificial intelligence

Dubbed the American AI Initiative, the administration will direct agencies to prioritise AI investments in research and development, increase access to federal data and models for that research and pr...

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Fitbit Inspire, Inspire HR Fitness Trackers Quietly Launched, Meant for Business Users

Fitbit Inspire, Inspire HR Fitness Trackers Quietly Launched, Meant for Business Users

The slightly more advanced Inspire HR also offers heart rate tracking and Global Positioning System. The Fitbit Inspire features daily activity and sleep tracking and alerts for calls, text, and...

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Nintendo plans new features to make Switch Online more appealing

Nintendo plans new features to make Switch Online more appealing

Nintendo's director Shinya Takahashi echoed these sentiments by saying Nintendo is "preparing various new offerings for consumers who subscriber to the service". Miyamoto followed this up by contrasti...

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Google Maps AR Navigation Is Being Tested by Some Early Users

Google Maps AR Navigation Is Being Tested by Some Early Users

Google has reportedly been experimenting with the user interface, finding that users will follow a line on the ground too closely, and that an animated guide will keep them glued to the screen. It's a...

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Activision Blizzard Reportedly Planning Massive Layoffs

Activision Blizzard Reportedly Planning Massive Layoffs

According to Bloomberg , the layoffs are part of a restructuring to centralise functions and boost profit - following their November conference call past year where they stated how major titles, like...

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Google’s Pixel 4 could come with dual-SIM functionality enabled

Google’s Pixel 4 could come with dual-SIM functionality enabled

We're expecting a Google Pixel 4 at some point later this year, but so far we haven't heard too many rumors about it. This isn't widely-known information, but the Pixel 2 and 3 can technically ...

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New leak shows the final screen design of Galaxy S10

New leak shows the final screen design of Galaxy S10

Additionally, at the event, Qualcomm Technologies, AT&T and Verizon turned on live millimetre wave 5G networks and showcased a number of 5G consumer experiences powered by the Snapdragon X50 5G M...

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Samsung Galaxy M30 renders leaked: Looks a lot like the Galaxy M20

Samsung Galaxy M30 renders leaked: Looks a lot like the Galaxy M20

In fact, the technical specifications (almost) complete of the Galaxy M30 have been leaked, from a rather reliable source, which collaborates with the famous portal slashleaks. For imaging, it gets ...

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AMD Radeon VII 7nm gaming GPU unveiled, priced at Rs 54,990

AMD Radeon VII 7nm gaming GPU unveiled, priced at Rs 54,990

This provides a whopping 1TB (1024 GB/s) of memory bandwidth, up from 483.8 GB/s with the RX Vega 64. Plus, it comes packed with 60 compute units and a clock rate of 1.8GHz. We say in theory becau...

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Google rolling out Chrome 72 with bug fixes, newer features

Google rolling out Chrome 72 with bug fixes, newer features

Chrome OS 72 represents the latest version and it brings several new additions. If you use a laptop or desktop PC a lot, the dedicated keys that control volume and other elements of your media can c...

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Android vulnerability lets hackers wreak havoc using, er, a PNG file

Android vulnerability lets hackers wreak havoc using, er, a PNG file

It serves as the graphics engine for Google Chrome and Chrome OS, Android, Mozilla Firefox and Firefox OS, although it's not now known if other platforms may be exposed to the vulnerability as well. I...

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Safe Internet Week: Google Offers Up Official Password Checkup Extension

Safe Internet Week: Google Offers Up Official Password Checkup Extension

There are plenty of third-party tools out there to check specific data breach events if you're concerned a specific site has leaked access to your information but keeping track of all the compromised ...

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Vivo V15 Pro Camera and specifications leaked ahead of 20 February launch

Vivo V15 Pro Camera and specifications leaked ahead of 20 February launch

The upcoming V15 Pro will carry forward the design of the Vivo NEX . Speaking of which, we're looking at a 32-megapixel camera here, that's all the info that Vivo shared regarding it. The device ...

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Get a Chance to Try the Tetris Effect Demo Again This Weekend

Get a Chance to Try the Tetris Effect Demo Again This Weekend

Tetris Effect received vast critical acclaim upon its release and is well worth a try if you enjoy puzzle games, but make sure you go in blind. This weekend, a limited-time demo will drop on the Pla...

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Fortnite Valentine's Event Announced, Features New Challenges, Rewards, And More

Fortnite Valentine's Event Announced, Features New Challenges, Rewards, And More

Anything you do unlock between now and then should automatically become available on the day of the update. The most enticing development coming out of the #SharetheLove event is undoubtedly the new...

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You Can Finally Merge Two Different Epic Accounts in Fortnite

You Can Finally Merge Two Different Epic Accounts in Fortnite

And then, three months later, Sony enabled cross-platform play for Fortnite . Of course, there are some caveats involved. The PlayStation 4 version of the game existed in a walled garden - no...

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Google-branded smartwatches and other wearables could soon become a reality

Google-branded smartwatches and other wearables could soon become a reality

The postings are quite clear in regards to the importance of Google's wearable projects as they directly state the two future hires in question are meant to be on close working terms with the hardware...

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Opera’s Android browser now includes a free VPN

Opera’s Android browser now includes a free VPN

In 2016, the company launched a free VPN app for Android (followed by an iOS launch ) but the app was discontinued previous year. Users can download the beta now with the feature starting to ro...

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Huawei P30 and P30 Pro leak in full

Huawei P30 and P30 Pro leak in full

According to the new information, the design for the upcoming Huawei P30 and P30 Pro has leaked out on the internet. The case renders suggest the Huawei P30 Pro will have four rear camera lenses...

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