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This is appealing reason to whip Snapchat wherever you go. All users have to do is open the Snapchat app and point at the installation, which can be located trough the SnapMap. The new AR art feature seems to work the same way special Lenses do, with an indicator that will direct users towards where the art will appear on their phone.
  • Verstappen ends run of bad luck in Sepang

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    Lewis Hamilton left Malaysia with praise for team meetings rather than track performance despite increasing his lead in the drivers' championship. Hamilton now holds a 34-point lead over Vettel heading to Japan next Sunday but is keen to keep pushing hard to win the race to title early.
  • Google's answer to iPhone X gets leaked ahead of launch

    Google's answer to iPhone X gets leaked ahead of launch

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    A new leak through a teardown of the Google Home app suggests that Google Assistant might be making its way to the new Chromebooks . The ever trustworthy mobile phone leaker Evan Blass posted a couple of press render images of the impending Google Pixel 2 XL earlier today that shows not only the best quality look yet at the flagship phone, but also our first glance at massive changes to the Pixel 2's home screen.
  • Amazon Echo can now call landlines and mobile phones for free

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    Echo Connect is just $34.99 and will be available later this year. The Amazon Echo plus includes the functionality of whatever the Echo does but comes with an added feature of smart home. There had been speculation that Amazon is working on a pair of internet-connected glasses that would make it easier for people to take Alexa with them wherever they go, but no such device was mentioned Wednesday.
  • Facebook Messenger Lite Launches on Android

    Facebook Messenger Lite Launches on Android

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    The Facebook Messenger Lite app will use considerably less data on your smartphone than the standard application, it comes with the core features of the original application. A lightweight version of Facebook messenger which consumes just 10MB is coming with no unnecessary features. The Messenger Lite app is stripped down to bare basics and thankfully that is a good thing.
  • King of the streaming sticks updates its range

    King of the streaming sticks updates its range

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    It's not really surprising to see that Roku has refreshed its hardware lineup at this time of the year. The HDR support in the Streaming Stick+ is the same widely used HDR10 format as that found in all the rest of the company's 4K products and as far as we know, Roku has no immediate plans for updating any products to include Dolby Vision support, a feature which is at this point uniquely found in Apple's 4K TV set-top box.
  • Americans win Nobel medicine prize for work on biological clocks

    Americans win Nobel medicine prize for work on biological clocks

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    Hall and Rosbash showed that the cellular concentrations of the protein made by period , PER, were high during the day and then dropped at night, befitting a 24-hour timekeeping gene. They show why disturbed sleep - like in the case of jet lag , or people with insomnia - can have terrifying knock-on consequences, like an increased risk of various diseases.
  • Trump dismisses talking to North Korea as wasted time

    Trump dismisses talking to North Korea as wasted time

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    The rhetoric between the US and North Korea cooled for a day - and just a day only, it appears. We're not in a dark situation, a blackout, we have a couple, three channels open to Pyongyang . One goal of his trip to Beijing, where he spent less than 12 hours on the ground, appeared to be pressing China, North Korea's chief financial backer, to bring the North Korean leader to the negotiating table.
  • SpaceX CEO Announces Plans to Land Cargo Ships on Mars

    SpaceX CEO Announces Plans to Land Cargo Ships on Mars

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    The ship would then settle down on floating landing pads near major cities. While it's not yet known exactly when we'll be able to zoom to London over our lunch hour , Musk said construction of the rocket should begin within the next year - with the first launch planned for 2022.
  • Google is rewiring its search engine by ending 'first click free'

    Google is rewiring its search engine by ending 'first click free'

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    That hasn't been the case, and Google has now chose to reorder the balance of its algorithms to not penalise paywalled content. These include enabling users to log in with their Google passwords in order to subscribe and sharing user data with news sites so the latter can target subscribers.
  • New Sony PSVR CUH-ZVR2 Revealed

    New Sony PSVR CUH-ZVR2 Revealed

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    Pricing will remain the same for the updated device. A new version of the processor unit (the little box that connects between the headset and the PlayStation 4) will allow you to watch HDR content on your TV without having to disconnect it, which a lot of people have complained about.
  • Vegas Police Respond to Reports of Shooter at Casino

    Vegas Police Respond to Reports of Shooter at Casino

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    Video clips posted online showed what sounded like automatic weapons as panicked concertgoers fled, dropped to the ground screaming. A heavy contingent has reached the place to trace the accused person. AN ACTIVE shooter is reportedly firing from a balcony in Las Vegas. "One of the shooters was shooting from my hotel room floor". "Everyone was running, people were getting trampled".
  • Right government policies will drive digital transformation: Sunil Mittal

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    All of us have worked to create a robust digital circulatory system to carry data to each one of the 1.3 billion Indians, including those living in the remotest village. Highlighting the need for greater connectivity, Mukesh Ambani said that India must connect everyone with Super IoT. "To accomplish all these tasks, the telecom and IT industry will have to partner with every sector of the economy and the government, every business and every institution, from the biggest to the smallest", ...
  • Levi's $350 'smart jacket' goes on sale in the coming days

    Levi's $350 'smart jacket' goes on sale in the coming days

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    Levi Strauss & Co. has been innovating since the birth of the first pair of jeans in 1873. This "connected" jacket looks like any other denim jacket barring the gesture-sensing Jacquard Threads woven into the cuff and the tiny electronics embedded inside the sleeve and a flexible snap tag.