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Deutsche Telekom May Get Control of Sprint, In Merger

The companies are now blocked from talking to each other until April 1 due to the Federal Communications Commissions' wireless spectrum auction, which concludes on March 30. But Sprint and T-Mobile have made the industry a whole lot more competitive. The rumored deal is expected to face scrutiny. The last time that merger talks were underway, SoftBank was the pursuer, looking to acquire T-Mobile.

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Apple, Inc.'s First 2 Original TV Shows Are Almost Here

It does seem weird that this show will be aired as part of the Apple Music service. Given the extremely diverse spectrum of consumer preferences when it comes to video content, Apple will need to create content across a wide range of genres that appeal to a wide range of consumers if the company truly wants to position original content as a differentiator and selling feature in a meaningful way.

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Mitsubishi reveals all-new Eclipse Cross SUV

M - Japanese automaker Mitsubishi has announced the name of its new compact SUV that it plans to unveil early next month at the 2017 Geneva International Motor Show in Switzerland. It is now confirmed that the auto is called the Eclipse Cross , and it will sit between the ASX and Outlander in the Japanese brand's SUV range. Mitsubishi has unveiled the name for its new CUV as the Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross.

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Ford to invest $1 bln in autonomous vehicle tech firm Argo AI

The $ 1 billion investment over the next five years - which turns the AI startup into a subsidiary of the more than 100-year-old automaker - is part of a string of big bets Ford has made on self-driving cars in the last year. Ford also noted that the technology developed by Argo AI could eventually be licensed out. -In the race to make self-driving cars an everyday reality, Ford may have just pulled into the lead.

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1-2-Switch will include 28 minigames

The console looks to be packing some interesting specs when it comes to hardware, and apparently, using Nvidia tech on the Switch was a "top priority" for Nintendo. At top is "Safe Cracker", in which the Joy-Con is moved like the dial on a safe, and feedback lets the user know when a virtual tumbler is in place.

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Microsoft will soon bring UWP games to your Xbox One

My People is a feature that will let users pin their favorite contacts to the Windows taskbar for faster and easier messaging and document sharing. Microsoft officials said today that the Windows 10 Creators Update software development kit is feature-complete, as of this point.

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Nintendo Officially Ends Wii U Production in Japan

The company also revealed that Animal Crossing, an upcoming smartphone game, will be delayed. Profit was up more than 153 percent, coming in at $909 million. Nintendo's Reggie Fils-Aime has taken the time to talk about the Nintendo Switch, and how important he thinks Nintendo is to the gaming industry. The argument then goes to the stocks of Nintendo and what decisions should be made to keep the business going.

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Apple Removes iCloud Activation Lock Status Page for Reasons Unknown

In what can only be perceived as an unusual move, it was recently reported that the Apple Inc. An alternative way to find out if an iOS device is Activation Locked without having the product in your possession is not given. Also, questions asked to the AI assistant pertaining to the tournament scores and rankings will also be answered by Siri along with match schedule and player rosters.

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Snap will reportedly file publicly for its massive IPO late next week

CNBC first reported on Snap's NYSE selection. As reported by Recode , later this week the company is set to publish the registration document that it filed with the U.S. It will be the first big IPO in quite a while for a leading tech company and is more interesting because it will not be a victory for Silicon Valley.

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Mobius Final Fantasy Getting Steam Release, Final Fantasy VII Collaboration Annouced

Progress can be shared between the mobile and PC versions. Shortly after Mobius comes out on PC, the Final Fantasy 7 Remake collaboration event that ran in Japan launches on these shores. Commenting on the crossover, Hamaguchi said that players of Final Fantasy 7 Remake will be joining Cloud on his adventures. These assets have come direct from the Final Fantasy VII Remake team so it is a taste of what to expect in that title.

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Tostitos' bag will tell you when you're drunk

The $10 Super Sunday discount was made in partnership with Mothers Against Drunk Driving. When you exhale into the empty bag, the steering wheel on the front will stay green if you're good to go, or turn an angry red if it thinks you should stay on the couch or take an Uber instead.

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Deus Ex: Mankind Divided's Criminal Past DLC out in February

Square Enix has announced the date and given a short content summary. A Criminal Past releases on February 23. A Criminal Past recounts Adam Jensen's first mission as a TF29 operative. The only one we know here is Delara Auzenne, with everyone else being new characters, and apparently Jensen will have to confront the darker side of his role during this mission if he wants to succeed.

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Star Trek Fans Will Love Amazon's Newest Echo Feature

Whether you're a Trekkie or not, if you don't want to call your Echo device 'Alexa, ' now you have an another choice. Changing the default wake word is quite easy. One the show's more subtle predictions, however, were natural language queries: that you could talk to a computer like you would a person. Officers on the command deck and elsewhere in the Star Trek series and films regularly used a voice command interface with the wake word " Computer ".

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Assange Agrees To Go to United States if His Rights Are Guaranteed

Earlier this week, the White House insisted that Assange's offer to submit to extradition if Obama granted Manning clemency had no bearing on the USA president's action. Snowden, who leaked information from the National Security Agency in 2013, fled the United States and is living in an unknown location in Russian Federation.

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Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Morgan Stanley

The balance sheet health of any company plays a key role in its ability to meet its obligations and maintain the faith of its investment base. The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 2.5 Billion, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 2.34 Billion.

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ZeniMax: We will prove Oculus stole VR trade secrets, destroyed evidence

ZeniMax accuses Carmack of sharing its intellectual property with Oculus while he was working at id Software and claims he took it with him when he left. We're eager to present our case in court. Now ZeniMax has shot back its own public statement, and while it mostly summarises the content of the lawsuit, it also alleges that Oculus VR destroyed evidence of any wrongdoing.

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Golden Globe Awards 2017: Glimpses and more

If you can not watch the Golden Globes on television , NBC has its own live stream on its website in select markets, for which you'll need a cable subscription. The Golden Globe airs live on RTL CBS Entertainment in the Philippines on Monday, Jan. 9 (Manila time), starting with red-carpet coverage at 8 a.m., and show at 9 a.m., with a prime time encore at 9 p.m.

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Facts About the 'Notebook Odyssey — Samsung Gaming Laptop

The new Notebook 9, available in 13-inch and 15-inch variants, have been completely restyled from a year ago, opting for a more traditional block design versus the blade-like design of the first-generation of Notebook 9. The GPU for the 17-inch model (8.3 pounds) hasn't been locked in yet, but it'll hopefully be an Nvidia 1070 or 1080, which are the current top of the line for laptops.

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni stepped down as Indian captaincy

Besides these, India is scheduled to play against England in the three ODI series starting Jan 15. Dhoni, who had led India to the International Cricket Council (ICC) World T20 title in 2007, before the World Cup victory in 2011 also lifted the Champions Trophy in 2013, apart from taking India to the zenith of the Test rankings during his tenure.

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Amit Shah, Narendra Modi should be arrested: Mamata

On the other hand, BJP state headquarters was stone-pelted allegedly by more than 1,000 TMC cadres. However, Sudip Bandopadhyay could not give satisfactory replies when he was asked about the favours, leading to his arrest. The charges against Bandyopadhyay are serious, claimed CBI officers in Kolkata . You can not do anything because Trinamool Congress is right and you are wrong.

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Chrysler Portal concept revealed, autonomous MPV for the future

According to The Verge , FCA describes the Portal as " next generation family transportation designed by millennials for millennials". The software powering the car's features - and enabling connections between other vehicles and infrastructure - also supports ride hailing and ride sharing as standard and, as this is a auto for digital natives, social media support and the ability to capture and share spontaneous multimedia mementos on the move are also baked in.

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Family sues Apple for auto crash "caused" by FaceTime

On Christmas eve, 2014, James and Bethany Modisette were driving on the highway in Texas with their two daughters when they were forced to stop their Camry ahead of a blockage caused by police activity. But Apple's failures "were a substantial factor in causing the plaintiffs' injuries and decedent's death", the lawsuit states. Wilhelm told police who responded to the crash that he was using the FaceTime app on his iPhone when the crash occurred.

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NYS Minimum Wage Increases To Begin Saturday

In Alabama, the $7.25 minimum wage is 47 percent of the $15.49 needed to make ends meet there. Workers at New York City businesses with no more than 10 employees will see their minimum wage increase to $10.50 an hour. The former $7.40 rate was set in 2009. Smith has worked a slew of minimum wage jobs in her life and said she would be grateful for a raise. The intended 2017 raises mark a change in national pay that has more or less stagnated since the Great Recession, despite a dropping ...

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Tim Cook - Apple AirPods are a 'runaway success'

The AirPods are wireless earphones that Apple introduced as part of its plan to unceremoniously dump the 3.5mm headphone jack. Apple CEO said he could not comment on business when asked, and added that the company has had a "great" holiday season.

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Sony promises "amazing software" next year

Speaking in an interview with 4Gamer.net (via DualShockers ), President of Worldwide Studios, Shuhei Yoshida, said that he is looking forward to building 2017 an awesome year for games that takes use of the hardware released in 2016. According to Express UK , some subscribers are disappointed by the choice of games that Sony chose to release. The most notable is, Tim Schaefer's Day of the Tentacle: Remastered is a modernized version of his freakish PC classic.

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Windows 10 Creators Update Will Let Users "Pause" Windows Updates

A Twitter user who goes by the name WalkingCat claimed that a new feature may be on the way to Windows 10 that improves performance when playing PC games. Other gaming-centric features arriving with this update include support for game broadcasting and an Arena tournament feature that lets players create their own tournaments to compete with friends.

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Girl uses sleeping mom's fingerprint to unlock phone, order Christmas presents online

At first she thought she had been the victim of online theft. Ashlynd used her sleeping mother's thumb to bypass the security screen of Howell's iPhone, which unlocks with the touch ID mechanism. It's no wonder a young child would think nothing of using a phone to customize their Christmas wish list. "But don't worry - everything that I ordered is coming straight to the house", she.

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An Apple iPhone with 2 cameras is reportedly in the works

Apple's iPhone sales 13% shrunk in the first nine months of this year after the company abandon its practice of overhauling the external design of the iPhone every other year and went with a similar design for the third consecutive year.

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Tunisia arrests nephew of Berlin truck attack, 2 others

The interior ministry statement said Amri's nephew had confessed that he communicated with his uncle via the encrypted chat application Telegram. German Federal Prosecutor Peter Frank later on Friday confirmed that the person shot dead by Italian police was Amri .

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Marvel Entertainment And Netflix's Twitter Accounts Hacked

The only good thing is that the hackers aren't trying to send out malicious links or other risky content, and in a tweet OurMine explained that Netflix shouldn't "worry, we are just testing your security". OurMine is a group of hackers supposedly from Saudi Arabia, and now calls itself a "security group". When Mic asked OurMine in an email, why Netflix? Unlike other hacks, which have simply reiterated the need to hire them as consultants, this one carried a more obvious threat, with the ...