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Google adds Lyft and Gett as transportation options in Google Maps app

Fri, 09/09/2016 - 07:37

On Thursday, Google announced that ride-hailing services Lyft and Gett are being added as transportation options in the company’s much-liked Google Maps app for US users.

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Survey shows high car owner interest in Apple Car

Wed, 09/07/2016 - 07:14

According to the findings of a car owner survey carried out by Technalysis Research, the interest of car owners in the much-rumored Apple Car and its technology features appears to be quite high.

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Microsoft upgrades Windows 10 Anniversary Update to fix ‘login freeze’ issue

Tue, 09/06/2016 - 07:12

In a Monday announcement, Microsoft said that it has fixed the ‘login freeze’ issue resulting from its Windows 10 Anniversary Update which was released by the company on August 2, 2016.

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NHTSA: US traffic deaths in 2015 increased 7.2% to 35,092 from 2014

Tue, 08/30/2016 - 07:21

According to the latest statistics released by the US Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on Monday, traffic deaths in the country recorded a disquiet

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Fishermen seeking tuna off Cape Cod spot different kind of sea creature

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 08:25

While searching for tuna off Cape Cod, some fishermen have spotted a different type of sea creature.

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WhatsApp will start sharing some user data with Facebook

Sat, 08/27/2016 - 06:16

In an announcement made via a blog post published on Thursday, popular mobile messaging service WhatsApp has disclosed that it will start sharing some of the personal data of its users with its parent

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Eye-opener study: Most teens use sweet and fruity flavors for vaping and not nicotine

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 08:23

A new study has found that most teenagers have not been vaping nicotine, but using sweet and fruity flavors. Very less percentage of teenagers have been inhaling nicotine, unveiled the study.

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Apple signs deal with EE to offer Apple Music free for six months

Fri, 08/26/2016 - 06:37

US tech giant Apple and Britain’s biggest mobile carrier EE have signed a deal which will allow EE to bundle Apple’s music subscription service Apple Music for free with mobile contracts.

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Lenovo teams up with Microsoft to install Office, OneDrive, and Skype on its future Android handsets

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 07:02

On Monday, Microsoft and Lenovo announced that they have inked a new partnership deal which will bring Microsoft’s three productivity applications -- Microsoft Office, OneDrive and Skype -- to Android

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Hyundai, Amazon team-up to enable customers to order test drives online

Tue, 08/23/2016 - 07:30

Bigwig automaker Hyundai and online retail giant Amazon have announced that they have teamed up for a new pilot project which will enable customers to order test drives of the Hyundai Elantra from the

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Samsung opens preorders for Serif TV in US

Fri, 07/15/2016 - 03:24

In a Wednesday announcement, South Korean electronics giant Samsung said that its new Serif TV is now available for preorders in the US.

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Embrace pedaling to avoid type 2 diabetes

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 08:08

A latest research suggested that two wheels, instead of four, can possibly slash your odds of suffering from type 2 diabetes.

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BitTorrent is set to launch a live-streaming TV news network next week

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 05:00

In a Thursday announcement, peer-to-peer protocol company BitTorrent said that it is launching a live-streaming TV news network --- BitTorrent News.

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Unity Technologies announces $181 million Series C funding round

Thu, 07/14/2016 - 04:53

On Wednesday, Unity Technologies announced that it has raised an amount of $181 million in a recently closed Series C round of funding.

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‘Pokémon Go’ puts AR into spotlight

Tue, 07/12/2016 - 03:25

Nintendo's newly-released 'Pokémon Go' mobile game - for iOS and Android - unfolds a breakthrough augmented reality (AR) experience for gamers, especially at a time when the more immersive virtual rea

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Mobile gamers lap up 'Pokémon Go

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 03:34

Nintendo and The Pokémon Company officially announced the US release of the Pokémon Go mobile game – for iPhones and Android-powered handsets – last Thursday; and the game has already become overwhelm

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Microsoft's Project Malmo is now open source

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 03:41

On Thursday, software giant Microsoft announced that it has opened up the source code for its Project Malmo -- the company’s Minecraft-themed artificial intelligence (AI) tool -- and has, thus, made i

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Facebook adds an option for users to encrypt their chats in Messenger

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 03:40

Social network Facebook said in a Friday announcement that it is rolling out an end-to-end encryption feature to the Messenger users, giving them the option of encrypting their chats on the messaging

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French drug maker joins U.S. Army researchers for developing Zika vaccine

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 08:20

Brazil is this year’s host of Summer Olympics.

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Elon Musk: Fortune’s report about fatal crash involving Tesla’s ‘autopilot feature’ is “fundamentally incorrect”

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 04:03

In a Wednesday blog post titled Misfortune, electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla Motors' founder CEO Elon Musk has said that an earlier-this-week report by Fortune - about a fatal incident involving Te

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