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Fitbit may delay new Apple-competitor watch, headphones

Citing sources aware of the development, the report mentions that the company is faced with several technical difficulties including the Global Positioning System antenna not working in the final prototype and not being able to entirely waterproof the device.

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Samsung's chip business boosts quarterly results

Lee faces five charges that could entail at least five years in prison if he is found guilty. The performance of Samsung's Galaxy S8 premium smartphone, which goes on sale on April 21, will be the key variable for Samsung going forward.

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One More Reason To Get Amazon Prime: It Now Streams NFL Games

Last year, Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR ) dipped its toes into the live sports streaming arena by buying rights to stream Thursday night games for $10 million. The games will be simulcast on the NFL Network and either CBS or NBC. That said, the live games, similar to a year ago, will still be broadcast live each week on cable TV, hopping between CBS, NBC, and NFL Network.

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Facebook spearheads $14M consortium to counter fake news

Center for Community and Ethnic Media at CUNY Graduate School of Journalism in the U.S. But now, realizing that the epidemic ultimately undermines the site's value to its users, Facebook has announced it's heading up the New Integrity Initiative to keep fake news off the social media site.

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Android promises better battery life with 'O'

Burke said a new function in Android O allows the operating system to limit what sorts of things applications can do in the background, resulting in battery life savings for the end user. This multi-window mode is already available for Android TV; Android O makes the feature available on other Android devices. Android O is aimed at becoming a great platform, which is why Google wanted to concentrate on giving developers enough time to test for compatibility, discover new ...

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Newly launched Samsung Galaxy S8 facial recognition system hacked

Stuff said that Samsung has a better display technology with its Super AMOLED displays. Of note , DisplayMate commends Samsung's resistance to going up to 4K, saying there would be virtually no discernible difference to human eyes on a smartphone.

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Apple is 'completely rethinking' its flagship Mac Pro

Since late a year ago, when Apple released its somewhat-controversial MacBook Pro with Touch Bar - an expensive computer that lacked many "pro" features - Mac users have been clamoring for more professional-oriented computers. As for the $3,999 model, it now has eight cores and dual D800 graphics cards. This is not a new model, not a new design, we're just going to update the configs.

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Deshaun Watson awkwardly driven out of Alabama bar

A pair of videos that surfaced Friday on Twitter appeared to show the former Clemson quarterback leaving Innisfree, an Irish pub in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, after being confronted by a pair of former Alabama football players. "The unfolding of today's events were not led by our staff or anyone employed by Innisfree Irish Pubs", the statement read . Certainly, most Bama fans respect Watson despite his dazzling national title game-winning performance in January.

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Android 7.1.2 Lands On The Nexus Player And Pixel C

The Android 7.1.2 is also expected to roll out on other devices in the near future. The release of Android 7.1.2 Nougat to the Pixel C and Nexus Player comes right before the rumored April 3 release date of what could be the last Android Nougat update .

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Marvel and Insomniac's Spider-Man PS4-exclusive game releasing this year

Back during production on Spider-Man: Homecoming , a handful of journalists were invited to the set to see stars Tom Holland (Peter Parker/Spider-Man), Michael Keaton (Adrian Toomes/Vulture) and co. Insomniac's game isn't tied into this movie, but would no doubt benefit from being released this year. Venom has always been the most popular Spider-Man villain, although Hollywood got the character wrong in his first appearance in Spider-Man 3.

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Date set for SpaceX's first reusable rocket launch

Then it will attempt to land again . The launch is a big step for SpaceX . Blue Origin has conducted several tests of its reusable suborbital rocket New Shepard and Virgin Galactic's suborbital SpaceShipTwo also is reusable. Significantly improves performance & ease of reusability. Following stage separation, the first stage of the Falcon 9 will attempt a historic landing of a reused rocket on Of Course I Still Love You .

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Twitter updates to give all 140 characters to users in replies

Who the user is replying to will appear above the tweet text rather than within the tweet text itself, so users have more characters to have conversations. "We will continue to think about how we can improve conversations and make Twitter easier to use", Reddy wrote in a blog post. The change will make tweets more easily readable, especially when conversations include a handful of people.

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GameStop: Nintendo Switch Sales "Have Been Phenomenal"

Despite this slight setback, however, Nintendo is reportedly doubling their efforts to produce more Switch units. "We're seeing tremendous success with the power chargers for the Nintendo Switch, as well as people coming in and picking up extra Joy-Con so people can turn it into a four-player device", Bright added.

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TAG Heuer unveils its new android modular smart watch for $1650

Instead of having the screen on display - or if the 24-hour battery life runs out - it is possible to remove it from the strap and replace it with a mechanical head. Thanks to the mechanical module that's included in the package, the Connected Modular 45 qualifies for the Swiss Made label, which denotes that it's made in Switzerland with predominantly Swiss components.

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NCAA Tournament printable bracket 2017

You could have said the same thing about last year's bracket. Neither team was harmed here, but it does speak to the madness of March. The report added that Duke has a good argument that its losses weren't all that bad, which can help given the fluid nature of the selection committee.

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Egyptian woman Eman Ahmad undergoes bariatric surgery in Mumbai

Eman has been in hospital since early February when she was moved out of her home for the first time in 25 years by removing the wall from her room, and a crane to lift her out of her bed. Eman's condition will now be monitored before the next surgery is fixed to bring her down to a lean and trim 100 kgs or so. Last month, world's heaviest women in the world from Egypt arrived at the India's biggest city Mumbai for her bariatric surgery.

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Switch Joy-Con controller connectivity affected by microwaves, cellphones, says Nintendo

The lack of games on the Wii U was its ultimate downfall and if Nintendo can not rectify that with the Switch, then it may suffer the same fate as its predecessor. The storage inside the device is small - 32 GB - but you can expand that up to 2 TB with a microSD card. Nintendo responded with a day-one patch set to solve the issue, but it persisted.

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Dish, AT&T, Sony Face New Competition in Google's Youtube TV

However, networks such as Fox Soccer Plus and Showtime require an additional fee. Its users will be able to watch on their connected devices (tablets, telephones ...) the main American general channels (ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC ...) as well as sports channels and other programs, detailed the group.

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How to Recharge and Subscribe to Jio Prime Plans

The plans have attracted a huge subscriber base, so much so, that it created a world record of adding 16 million users in its first month of operations. 99 . Another pack will cost Rs. 499, and will also offer 60GB 4G data with 2GB daily data cap while will offer unlimited voice calls. At Rs 303, Prime mebers will get unlimited data, while 28GB is available at 4G speeds.

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Giraffe LIVE webcam back on Youtube after being taken down

The park will hold a contest to name the giraffe. April is a 15-year old lady and a resident of Animal Adventure Park in Harpursvile, New York. 'We are all on the same team. April is expected to deliver her fourth calf soon. "But until we can control the destruction of natural habitat and curb poaching, that is not going to happen", he continued.

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Thousands furious over giraffe birth cam being shut down

The park says YouTube chose to take down the feed briefly after animal rights extremists complained about it. Within another 60 minutes it is on its feet walking and starts nursing from the mother shortly after, Jordan Patch with the Animal Adventure Park said.

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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.