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Wow! These Google earphones help you speak another language instantly

We realize that some of you might be looking for USB-C headphones, and we want to provide some guidance around headphone compatibility with Pixel 2 devices. However, they have managed to salvage this news by creating something that is ridiculously innovative: Pixel Buds . The camera sensor on both the devices is the same 12.2-megapixel sensor with f/1.8 aperture while the front camera is an 8-m... [Full Article...]

Microsoft investigates reports that it sold Bing ads to Russian Federation

Microsoft investigates reports that it sold Bing ads to Russian Federation Last month, Facebook released its findings into fake accounts with potential ties to Russian Federation. Facebook reported a month ago it had uncovered $100,000 in spending by the Internet Research Agency and, under weight from officials, has vowed to be more straightforward about how its promotions are bought and focused on. [Full Article...]

Nokia Technologies to slash 310 jobs, to downsize VR business

The news comes on the eve of the Oculus Connect VR developers conference, which opens Wednesday in San Jose. Nokia has cut the price of the virtual reality camera by 25 percent to $45,000 later this year. The camera has eight synchronised 2Kx2K sensors for the video sensor array, full spherical 360×180 degrees coverage with a 195-degree angle of view per lens, and full spherical, 360×360 degre... [Full Article...]

Microsoft Decides to Shut Down the Production of Windows 10 Mobile

Windows 10 Mobile was the last installment for the Windows Phone platform, which was meant to fight against Apple's iOS and Google's Android , but struggled to earn itself a meaningful share of the market. TechCrunch's Natasha Lomas even wrote that Windows Phone 7 was doomed back in 2012. The decision was made amid the company's increased efforts in developing apps for other platform... [Full Article...]

Google announced two new Home smart speakers

Google announced two new Home smart speakers Think of it as a competitor to the Amazon Echo Dot . However, Home Max does not come cheap. Google has launched its Home device in five new countries this year, and Rishi Chandra, VP of Google Home products , touted the new VoiceMatch feature, which recognizes your voice as your own and serves up your own personalized data like calendar or contacts. [Full Article...]

Tory ministers privately agree Theresa May should go, says Grant Shapps

Tory ministers privately agree Theresa May should go, says Grant Shapps In one of the most weird British political speeches in memory, May's address was ruined by coughing fits, a comedian handing her a bogus employment termination notice, and by letters falling off the slogans on the set behind her. Grant Shapps , who served as Tory chair for almost three years, has emerged as the ringleader of a backbench plot to force May to step down and told BBC Radio 4's Tod... [Full Article...]

Celebrate National Taco Day with deals at area restaurants

Celebrate National Taco Day with deals at area restaurants But you'll need to get the free coupon by being (or becoming) a member of Del Taco's Raviing Fan eClub. Through Oct. 7, get two carnitas for $5. Geronimo Southwest Grill has locations in New Haven and Fairfield and you can enjoy many different types of tacos, including mahi-mahi, smoked chicken, yellowfin tuna, smoked buffalo brisket, braised shortrib, pork pibil and pork carnitas tacos.... [Full Article...]

Report Shows Russian-Linked Facebook Ads Specifically Targeted Michigan

Report Shows Russian-Linked Facebook Ads Specifically Targeted Michigan Richard Burr , the chairman of the committee, said during a press conference at the Capitol. He said the fact that Senate Intelligence is investigating shows that Moscow succeeded. "Campaign staff was attempting to implement what they believed to be guidance to be a strong ally on Ukraine, but also leave the door open for better relations with Russia", Burr said. [Full Article...]

IRS Signs Multimillion-Dollar Deal With Equifax Despite Data Breach

IRS Signs Multimillion-Dollar Deal With Equifax Despite Data Breach Still, the company waited two more weeks before going public with the massive hack. Rep. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., said that he sent a letter to Smith after the hack asking how the company would help active military personnel who were overseas and might not have time or access to correct the problems related to their credit data after the hack. [Full Article...]

Gran Turismo Sport Demo Announced, Will Start In October 9

Gran Turismo Sport Demo Announced, Will Start In October 9 PlayStatoin plus members will be able to pre-load the demo on October 7 starting at 10AM Central. Access to the game demo Plus users in the region will start at 12am PT, 3am ET on October 9. The Scapes photography mode will feature HDR-support and is supposedly something to behold, since it will not only be a traditional photo mode seen in almost every racing game but will allow you to take a pi... [Full Article...]

Gran Turismo Sport Demo Launching Next Week and Will Be Timed

Gran Turismo Sport Demo Launching Next Week and Will Be Timed Players' progress from the Gran Turismo Sport demo such as personalized garage vehicles and more will be transferred automatically to the full version should they decide to purchase it. Arcade Mode lets you hop in, pick a vehicle, and immediately go into three pre-selected circuit configurations for a race. Arcade features three tracks: a high-speed oval called Northern Isle, a more technical t... [Full Article...]

Twitter decides to elaborate to the tune of 240 characters

Twitter decides to elaborate to the tune of 240 characters With this update , Twitter is mostly responding to what its users have already demonstrated they want from the social network. Instead of shoehorning your ideas into that 140-character count, you now have 280 characters to put across your message. [Full Article...]

Google Pulls YouTube Support from Amazon Echo Show

Google Pulls YouTube Support from Amazon Echo Show Google claims that Amazon failed to provide great experience for its customers by holding back YouTube's full functionality on Echo Show interface such channel subscribing and auto-playing next videos among others. This isn't even the first time Google has cut off YouTube support over user experience - they did the same with Windows Phone in 2013 too. However, Amazon made a decision to not licen... [Full Article...]

FBI Report: Violent Crimes Increase In Pennsylvania, Drop In New Jersey

FBI Report: Violent Crimes Increase In Pennsylvania, Drop In New Jersey The FBI reported rises in the rates of property and violent crime in New Mexico that was largely propelled by increases in the state's most populous city, Albuquerque. In California, 1,930 people were slain last year, an increase of 3.7 percent that came on the heels of a rise of 9.7 percent the previous year. Murders fell 32 percent year to year, with 116 in 2016 and 78 in 2016. [Full Article...]

Sony Xperia XZ1 smartphone launched at Rs. 44990

Sony Xperia XZ1 smartphone launched at Rs. 44990 The camera is capable of supporting slow motion video recording and also supports 4K video recording. Sony just launched the new Xperia XZ1 which features top of line specifications and also has a camera module that sounds like something that is two generations ahead of its peers. [Full Article...]

Apple TV's 4K video comes with a big catch

Apple TV's 4K video comes with a big catch But it's the Apple TV 4K's power that might prove more important over time , he wrote . That said, once you've got iPhone or iPad in hand and the latest version of the Netflix app fired up, you'll be able to watch a in HDR . Caveat is, of course, that you need a 4K television-something many households don't now have. As reported today by 9to5Mac, Apple is now doubling the time you hav... [Full Article...]

Apple acknowledges Apple Watch Series 3 has LTE connectivity issues

Apple acknowledges Apple Watch Series 3 has LTE connectivity issues The company is "investigating a fix for a future software release", Apple spokeswoman Amy Bessette told Reuters. Furthermore, same like with Goode's phone, the problem persisted on several more devices and connected to unknown and unprotected Wi-Fi networks, although without the full connection. [Full Article...]

Epic Accidentally Let PS4 And Xbox One Players Battle Together On Fortnite

Epic Accidentally Let PS4 And Xbox One Players Battle Together On Fortnite Despite the fact that the implementation of cross-play has proved to be accidental, this is just one more piece of evidence that it's easily feasible. Alas, that's unlikely to happen. (Microsoft declined to comment for this article and Sony has not responded to a request for comment). Sony has said it is "willing to have the conversation" but it doesn't seem to be any rush to throw Xbox gamers ... [Full Article...]

Conte eyes revenge over Arsenal

Conte eyes revenge over Arsenal In tactical situations, physical situations, you need to try and improve this situation. David Luiz's red card was the third Chelsea have endured in five games this season, but Conte merely described it as "strange" rather than a concern. [Full Article...]

Anthony Weiner is asking a judge to keep him out of prison

Anthony Weiner is asking a judge to keep him out of prison Anthony Weiner, the former congressman and NY mayoral candidate whose career and personal life were wrecked in a series of sexting scandals, blamed a "deep sickness" combined with the "profit-seeking curiosity" of his 15-year-old victim for his legal troubles, as he asked a judge for leniency when he's sentenced later this month. [Full Article...]


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