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SpaceX's Block 5 lands safely, delivers Bangabandhu 1 into orbit

With the new (and possibly final) style of the Falcon 9 was the first satellite ever for the nation of Bangladesh. Early on Saturday from Cape Canaveral in Florida, Falcon-9 rocket of SpaceX prope...

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John Legend to Lend His Voice to Google Assistant

John Legend to Lend His Voice to Google Assistant

In fact, Google included singer John Legend's voice. These new voices only work with English for now. But with advancements in AI and WaveNet technology from DeepMind , we can now create new vo...

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Finally, Some Details On Nintendo's Online Service

Finally, Some Details On Nintendo's Online Service

For now, Nintendo has announced that subscribers will be able to play Balloon Fight , Donkey Kong , Dr. Mario , Ice Climber , The Legend of Zelda , Mario Bros ., Soccer , Super Mario Bro...

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Bungie Releases Destiny 2 Warmind Launch Trailer 1 Day Early

Bungie Releases Destiny 2 Warmind Launch Trailer 1 Day Early

She's a Guardian who was believed dead for some time, but she's returned to find a connection from her past - one hidden in the polar ice cap on Mars. For every wave of Hive the players survive, addit...

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Instagram Payments Launched - Everything You Need To Know

Instagram Payments Launched - Everything You Need To Know

The feature, which is already accessible to some users, will achieve Instagram's transformation into a shopping powerhouse. Select users of the social media site have begun to notice the addition ...

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New iPhone X SE leaks-Everything You Need to Know uptil Now

New iPhone X SE leaks-Everything You Need to Know uptil Now

Apple's quarter was strong in China, up 21 percent in revenue, and the top three smartphone models in China last quarter were iPhones - the iPhone X , presumably followed by the iPhone 8 and 8 Pl...

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Watch out, Tinder, Facebook is getting into online dating

Watch out, Tinder, Facebook is getting into online dating

They can then start chats with other singles in a messaging app that will function outside of Facebook Messenger. If Facebook steps into dating in a big way it could have an impact on Match's abil...

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Prince William and Kate register new son Louis's birth

Prince William and Kate register new son Louis's birth

Turns out, when royals are born, they get a plain old birth certificate just like the rest of us. The auto is adorned with balloons and streamers while the license plate reads "JU5T Wednesday". The...

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What do the new IAAF laws mean for Caster Semenya?

What do the new IAAF laws mean for Caster Semenya?

These new rules will affect South Africa's double-Olympic champion, with the IAAF putting testosterone quotas on events from 400m to the mile - which include Semenya's preferred 800m and 1500m distanc...

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Snapchat Spectacles 2: Price, Features, How To Order

Snapchat Spectacles 2: Price, Features, How To Order

Similarly, the Google Glass smart spectacles , launched in 2013, famously earned its wearers the sobriquet "Glasshole", and the company eventually stopped producing the device in 2015. You'll be able...

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Facebook beats Wall Street's revenue estimates, shares rise

Facebook beats Wall Street's revenue estimates, shares rise

Facebook sold $11.8 billion in ads during the first quarter, up 50 percent. Cambridge Analytica is alleged to have inappropriately acquired and mishandled the personal data of tens of millions of ...

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BMW iX3 concept presents electric future of crossovers

BMW iX3 concept presents electric future of crossovers

The iX3 is expected to arrive in 2020 and is a direct rival for the Jaguar I-Pace and upcoming Mercedes-Benz EQC and Audi e-tron. The design of the electric vehicle reminiscent of the X3. BMW plan...

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New OnePlus 6 teaser: Android flagship coming with well crafted high-grade shell

New OnePlus 6 teaser: Android flagship coming with well crafted high-grade shell

To take advantage of the offer, all you need to do is head over to the OnePlus India homepage from April 26 at 10am (IST) and register your device. To celebrate the long-awaited release of the super...

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U.S. investigating AT&T and Verizon over claims of wireless collusion

U.S. investigating AT&T and Verizon over claims of wireless collusion

Sprint declined to comment, and representatives for Verizon, T-Mobile and the GSMA did not immediately respond to requests for comment. "We've been proactively and constructively working with the De...

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Nokia 8 Sirocco and Nokia 7 plus Pre-bookings started in India

Nokia 8 Sirocco and Nokia 7 plus Pre-bookings started in India

Under the Airtel Mera Pehla Smartphone initiative, the Airtel customers who decide to buy this device would be getting Rs. 2000 cashback. A 10% cashback is been given by ICICI Bank on usage of the...

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Battery-centric Moto E5 range announced with stock Android 8.0

Battery-centric Moto E5 range announced with stock Android 8.0

Apart from G6 series phones, Motorola also unleashed the relatively affordable Moto E5 , Moto E5 Play , and Moto E5 Plus . The dual sensor delivers features known to users of Moto Z2 For...

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Moto G6, G6 Plus and G6 Play Launched in Brazil

Moto G6, G6 Plus and G6 Play Launched in Brazil

Although the Moto E5 Plus looks like it has dual rear cameras, it only has one. It has a fingerprint sensor on the front with a neat little trick. Also, this could suggest Motorola will be more c...

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Cambridge Analytica may have used other quizzes to collect Facebook data

Cambridge Analytica may have used other quizzes to collect Facebook data

The company gets this data from websites and apps that let people share or like posts using Facebook plugins, or log into the website with their Facebook accounts. The post further lists t...

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South Africans affected by Facebook data leak

South Africans affected by Facebook data leak

The Information Regulator last week wrote to Facebook asking it to contact all South Africans affected by the unauthorised sharing of user data and to set out how it plans to ensure users' informati...

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Google Chrome now mutes annoying videos that autoplay with sound

Google Chrome now mutes annoying videos that autoplay with sound

With Chrome 66 , Google includes another feature that will mitigate the chances for malicious programs and websites to take advantage of the Spectre flaw. Part of Google's strategy involves its Media...

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A Football Field Size Asteroid get close to Earth this Weekend

A Football Field Size Asteroid get close to Earth this Weekend

Registered as G018 GE3, the asteroid made a surprise flyby on Sunday, passing our planet at roughly a third of the distance to the moon, or just 119,500 miles (192,317 kilometers). With an estimate...

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Google introduces 'Confidential Mode' in its new Gmail design

Google introduces 'Confidential Mode' in its new Gmail design

In what is called " confidential mode ", Gmail will let users set an expiration date on emails so that, after a certain point, recipients can't forward, copy, download or print these messages. The u...

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Facebook alerts users who had data harvested by Cambridge Analytica

Facebook alerts users who had data harvested by Cambridge Analytica

From how the man of short stature used a booster seat while addressing the questions to hilariously changing the closed captions of Zuckerberg and senator Chuck Grassley, meme makers seem to have ha...

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85000-year-old fossil finger points to early humans entering Saudi Arabia

85000-year-old fossil finger points to early humans entering Saudi Arabia

Now, they may have it. "They earned this find the old-fashioned way: hard work". Nevertheless, many archaeologists believe the Levant was a bottleneck and that humans did not travel further until 70...

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Five Cameroon Athletes Go Missing At Commonwealth Games

Five Cameroon Athletes Go Missing At Commonwealth Games

West Midlands Police tell us what they've learnt from their Australian colleagues - ahead of the Games in Birmingham. First in the night of April 8 three athletes departed the village. Cameroon offi...

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