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Taking On SpaceX, Amazon To Invest $10 B In Satellite Broadband Plan

Taking On SpaceX, Amazon To Invest $10 B In Satellite Broadband Plan

The announcement follows the Federal Communications Commission's endorsement of the plan, called "Project Kuiper", for the heavenly body of low-Earth orbit (LEO) satellites that will contend with the ...

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Lamborghini SCV12, ready to hit the track soon

Lamborghini SCV12, ready to hit the track soon

Limited to just 40 units, it'll be restricted to track-use only. The most famous of these racing models would probably be the Diablo GTR . The SCV12 draws from the racing team's expertise as it fea...

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Governor Northam declares State of Emergency in Virginia ahead of Hurricane Isaias

Governor Northam declares State of Emergency in Virginia ahead of Hurricane Isaias

Before reaching hurricane status, Isaias caused widespread flooding, power outages and landslides in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic on Thursday. "And even if the eye of the storm stays off...

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Trump vows to ban TikTok from the US

Trump vows to ban TikTok from the US

The reports come as President Trump threatens to ban TikTok in the usa, citing suspicions that the company's China-based parent, ByteDance , is sharing user data with the Chinese government. ...

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Trump accuses Democrats of 'holding back' ready-to-be-sent stimulus checks

Trump accuses Democrats of 'holding back' ready-to-be-sent stimulus checks

Those who have past-due child support payments, prisoners, and people who died prior to January 1 of this year will not receive the payments. The president didn't indicate how much money he would se...

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50 million OKCupid users at risk due to security flaws

50 million OKCupid users at risk due to security flaws

The issues, as the experts explained, were detected in the apps and website of the service and opened a way for attackers to steal the private data of its users. But as CheckPoint points out, this is ...

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Google achieved the ‘quantum supremacy’ with its Sycamore

Simply put, these bits represent "yes" and "no", or "on" and "off" data. "It means nothing because Google's quantum breakthrough is for a primitive type of quantum computing ", said blockchain deve...

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Samsung's new Galaxy Z Fold 2 5G leaks show camera, display upgrades

Samsung's new Galaxy Z Fold 2 5G leaks show camera, display upgrades

In terms of optics, the Galaxy M31s gets a 64MP quad-camera setup. Samsung Galaxy M31s is being listed as a Prime Day launch device on Amazon. At that point, it will also be available in carrier and...

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Assembling of nuclear fusion reactor begins

Assembling of nuclear fusion reactor begins

If it is controlled, hydrogen fusion would be a safe and clean source of energy, making it possible to do away with fossil fuels. At end of this period, in December 2025, ITER scientists and eng...

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New COVID-19 notification app rolls out in Ontario

New COVID-19 notification app rolls out in Ontario

Once users download the app, all they have to do is select their province to begin. The app works by assigning a random code to a users device and pings other users devices within a 10-metre radius ...

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Ori 3 in doubt as developer signs new game deal without Microsoft

Ori 3 in doubt as developer signs new game deal without Microsoft

Speaking after the announcement, Michael Worosz- executive vice president and head of Private Division- described why each studio had actually been looked for out by the publishing label. "Our titles ...

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Apple iphone people will get free cloud storage - thanks to Google

Apple iphone people will get free cloud storage - thanks to Google

Google's unified cloud backup device service which is Google One has the ability to back up device data, photos and videos. And you can bag a decent 15GB of storage without paying a penny. iOS us...

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CES 2021 goes all-digital amid Covid-19 pandemic - CRN

CES 2021 goes all-digital amid Covid-19 pandemic - CRN

Keynotes and conferences . "Now you'll have a front-row seat for groundbreaking announcements and insights from the world's tech leaders completely online". Thus, The Consumer Electronics Show joins ...

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Florida minor arrested in Twitter bitcoin hack

Florida minor arrested in Twitter bitcoin hack

Twitter just released an update on the massive hack that prompted the Great Blue Tick Silence of 2020 , letting us know exactly how many accounts were actually impacted. The criminal complaints sa...

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One Marine dead and 8 missing after amphibious assault vehicle accident

One Marine dead and 8 missing after amphibious assault vehicle accident

Two Marines who were rescued were injured, with one hospitalized in critical condition and the other in stable condition, a Marine Corps statement said. San Clemente Island is about 70 miles west of S...

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Halo Infinite’s Multiplayer Could Be Free To Play And Run At 120FPS

Halo Infinite’s Multiplayer Could Be Free To Play And Run At 120FPS

As reported by The Verge , Irish retailer Smyths Toys Superstores updated its Halo Infinite product page with a description that included the phrase "groundbreaking free-to-play multiplayer exp...

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COVID-19 app, backed by federal government, now available

COVID-19 app, backed by federal government, now available

Once users download the app, all they have to do is select their province to begin. "It was developed in consultation with the privacy commissioners of Ontario and Canada to ensure the highest level o...

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Huawei unseats Samsung in smartphone ranking

Huawei unseats Samsung in smartphone ranking

China accounts for 70 percent of Huawei's smartphone sales. "The Memory Business saw robust demand for cloud applications related to remote working and online education as the impact from Covid-19 c...

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Google parent Alphabet posts first revenue decline in company history

Google parent Alphabet posts first revenue decline in company history

Google saw a "modest" improvement in ad-sales trends in July, but "it's premature to say we're out of the woods" given macroeconomic uncertainty, Alphabet and Google CFO Ruth Porat said on the compan...

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Ghislaine Maxwell and USA in Battle Over Naming of Her Accusers

Ghislaine Maxwell and USA in Battle Over Naming of Her Accusers

Courtroom sketch of Ghislaine Maxwell appearing via video link during her arraignment hearing in Manhattan Federal Court July 14, 2020. Prosecutors at the Southern District of NY claim she was lyi...

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Huawei tops Samsung as the world's biggest smartphone seller

Huawei tops Samsung as the world's biggest smartphone seller

Counterpoint Technology Market Research said Huawei shipped 54.8 million smartphones in the April-to-June period, dethroning Samsung , which had 54.2 million shipments. Despite the lead, Hauwei's Q2 ...

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Google's official teasers confirm August 3 launch for the Pixel 4a

According to reports, Google has already sent review units to several tech bloggers. This obviously points to the Pixel 4a which has a punch-hole selfie camera at the upper left corner. You'll have ...

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Tesla Open To License Powertrain, Software and Batteries To Competitors

Tesla Open To License Powertrain, Software and Batteries To Competitors

Tesla could realize similar gains but perhaps amplified globally, especially if it can ramp powertrain and battery production beyond the capacity needs of its own vehicle demand capacity. Tesla woul...

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Pichai says Google cares, Bezos cant remember in Congressional hearing

Pichai says Google cares, Bezos cant remember in Congressional hearing

Their positions, already dominant, are likely to become even stronger, as the pandemic pushes even more activity online, said Congressman David Cicilline , the Democrat who leads the committee. Fac...

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Huawei shipped more smartphones in Q2 than any other company

From April to June, Huawei shipped 55.8 million units, just a little more than second-place Samsung, which shipped 53.7 million units. Australia and Japan have taken steps to block or restrict t...

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Apple iPhone 12 launch date leaked

Apple iPhone 12 launch date leaked

Early on, there was speculation that Apple would reduce the size of the sensor housing near the peak of the screen this year before removing it in years to come. However, there's no way to confirm t...

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Analogue's portable Pocket console is delayed until May 2021

Analogue's portable Pocket console is delayed until May 2021

This definitely looks like Analogue's most impressive product yet, and one that will be truly unbelievable for portable console gaming. The unit's start and select buttons have been shifted from the...

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LG Velvet, with Dimensity 800 chipset, spotted on Play Console

LG Velvet, with Dimensity 800 chipset, spotted on Play Console

That 5G-supporting processor is also known as the Dimensity 800 , and in case you're wondering, it's not the same MediaTek silicon that was rumored to power the OnePlus Nord 5G back when the mid-end ...

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Comcast's Peacock has included 10 million clients since April

Comcast's Peacock has included 10 million clients since April

Comcast's Q2 report on Thursday showed the film, television, and theme park divisions of NBCUniversal , in addition to its Europen media outlet Sky, all suffered drops in revenue because of the pande...

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Huawei overtook Samsung in global smartphone shipments for Q2

Huawei overtook Samsung in global smartphone shipments for Q2

In overseas markets, however, Huawei's shipments fell 27% in the last quarter. "Huawei has taken full advantage of the Chinese economic recovery to reignite its smartphone business". But it may be tou...

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Google reportedly wants Samsung phones to highlight Assistant over Bixby

Google reportedly wants Samsung phones to highlight Assistant over Bixby

Today's announcement by Google One director Larissa Fontaine makes some of these features free for Google users who don't have a Google One subscription. With the new app, automatic phone backups wi...

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NASA's Mars Perseverance successfully launches, will look for signs of 'ancient life'

NASA's Mars Perseverance successfully launches, will look for signs of 'ancient life'

The liftoff is set for 7:50 AM EDT (4:50 AM PDT), with a broadcast beginning at 7:00 AM EDT (4:00 AM PDT). It's the first step in an ambitious project to bring the first Martian rock samples back to...

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Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 leak confirms its new name

Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 leak confirms its new name

We also saw a rumor that the Fold2 would come in both 512GB and 256GB variants (rather than just the $1,980 512GB version like the Fold), giving a buyers a cheaper option. The Galaxy M31s is expect...

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Many Apple Stores shutting again as COVID-19 spreads

Many Apple Stores shutting again as COVID-19 spreads

Apple is reclosing even more of its U.S. retail network in response to COVID-19 spikes in states throughout the country, CNBCreports . In California, many Los Angeles area stores will close Thursd...

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Trump will have hard time on elex delay

Trump will have hard time on elex delay

The US president does not have the power to change the date of the presidential election, that power falls on the US Congress, according to the constitution. In the proceeding 175 years, the president...

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