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The city's Christmas tree collection is schedule to begin Monday and continue into the first week of February. The last day for that is next Saturday, January 13. "It's such a great response to see everyone out here, and all of our volunteers out here have been having a lot of fun, always volunteer out here next year if you want to join us", said Lorian Mcconnell with Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful.
  • GeForce NOW Cloud Gaming for Mac

    GeForce NOW Cloud Gaming for Mac

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    Before we go into more detail about how you can play the latest AAA-rated games on any PC regardless of specs, let's first explain what Nvidia's cloud-based GeForce Now for PC and Mac is. Wrong - for now, at least. You can sign up for the public beta right now, which is available for "most of North America and Europe". Request access to the beta below, and we'll be in touch when there's availability* .
  • Huawei's Honor 7X and View 10 are coming to the US

    Huawei's Honor 7X and View 10 are coming to the US

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    Honor View 10 was launched last month at an event in London at a price of Euro 499 (roughly Rs 38,100). Honor View 10 launch offers include a flat Rs. It has 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage which is expandable up to 256GB through hybrid dual-SIM configuration where second SIM slot doubles as a MicroSD card holder.
  • CES 2018: Acer is bringing Amazon Alexa to Windows 10 PCs

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    Notebooks such as the Switch 7 Black Edition and Spin 5 with Acer Purified Voice and four digital microphones support far-field voice recognition from up to nine feet away, while others with dual microphones will be able to activate Alexa within three feet.
  • Ford picks Britain to build diesel engines for best-selling United States pick-ups

    Ford picks Britain to build diesel engines for best-selling United States pick-ups

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    The same compacted-graphite iron block material and forged steel crank as used in the 2.7-liter EcoBoost has been carried over to the V6 diesel, too. Since its introduction on the F-150 in 2011, Ford's EcoBoost V-6s have become the engine of choice for most F-150 buyers, but now the diesel is "the next logical extension", says Todd Eckert, truck marketing manager.
  • Samsung intros new Family Hub smart fridge in Las Vegas

    Samsung intros new Family Hub smart fridge in Las Vegas

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    Samsung Electronics Co. and LG Electronics Inc., South Korea's top two tech firms, said Monday that they will showcase a wide range of products powered by Internet-of-Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies at a USA tech fair slated for later this week.
  • LG Was Late to 4K Projectors, But First Product is a Doozy

    LG Was Late to 4K Projectors, But First Product is a Doozy

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    According to LG, the HU80KA can even be mounted to the ceiling, though having a vertically stacked projector dangling above you like 4K hanging fruit probably won't add a layer of subtilty to your living room setup. The projector's webOS 3.5 smart TV interface can also access the most popular online streaming services offering 4K content. And standard connectivity options include ports for USB, Ethernet and HDMI, as well as wireless support for external devices such as a keyboard and mouse.
  • Intel launches its 8th Gen Processors

    Intel launches its 8th Gen Processors

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    HP and Dell are among the first to launch 2-in-1s with Intel's new processor inside, and the chipmaker has also launched its latest and most powerful NUC to date based on the 8th-gen Intel Core i7 processor. Mixed and virtual reality gamers can look forward to 3 times the frames per second on thinner devices than before. According to Company's report, the new 8th Gen Intel Core processor with Radeon RX Vega M graphics is targeted to Gamers, Content Creators and VR Enthusiasts.
  • LG to unveil its rollabale 65-inch 4K OLED TV

    LG to unveil its rollabale 65-inch 4K OLED TV

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    Overall global liquid crystal display (LCD) TV shipments in November slightly declined by 1.6 percent month over month, falling to 24.4 million units, as Black Friday demand in the United States declined in 2017 compared to the prior year. Together with December estimates, overall OLED TV shipments are likely to exceed 1.4 million units shipped in 2017. A couple of years after the emergence of its concept , LG Display has finally showcased the much-anticipated 65-inch 4K UHD rollable OLED ...
  • Samsung Has QLED TVs With AI For 8K Because Of Course

    Samsung Has QLED TVs With AI For 8K Because Of Course

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    Samsung said that the Q9S will be released in Korea and the U.S. in early 2018, with more countries being added thereafter. MicroLED TVs are based on self-emitting technology similar to OLED TVs, and each chip incorporates RGB color. This 8K solution maximizes the viewing experience through several new features. At tonight's event Samsung also showcased 2018 Samsung Smart TV's enhanced connection and convenience functions at their First Look event, including Bixby, SmartThings and ...
  • Longford to endure freezing temperatures as Met Éireann issues 'Status Orange' warning

    Longford to endure freezing temperatures as Met Éireann issues 'Status Orange' warning

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    It said on Sunday afternoon that the weather will be "turning very cold tonight with lowest temperatures falling between -4 and -6 degrees away from southern and eastern coasts". "Lowest temperatures will range from -1° near east and south coasts; to -5° or -6° well inland". The forecaster continued: "Tomorrow Monday will be dry again in most places.
  • Flight of the Conchords to return with one-hour special

    Flight of the Conchords to return with one-hour special

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    The band inspired a TV show that ran for two seasons on HBO , featuring the foibles of the duo as they tried to become famous and get by in NY. "Usually, I take my guitar in the van on the way to work to get used to it". Still, we're not going to let HBO be a buzzkill for this exciting news. The show is expected to premiere later this year. Meanwhile, Jemaine Clement has done exceptionally well, providing voice work in the likes of Rio, Moana and The BFG, and acting in Men In Black 3, ...
  • Nintendo Switch makes history in the US

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    Keeping consumers interested in the console are the games available for the Nintendo Switch . "We want to move the community forward and provide a persistent, stable and fast method of running your own code and custom firmware patches on Nintendo's latest flagship product".
  • Tech giants scramble to fend off chip security flaws

    Tech giants scramble to fend off chip security flaws

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    Intel shares fell almost 2 percent on Thursday as investors were anxious about the potential financial liability and reputational damage from the recently disclosed security issues. The issue also affects devices such as PCs, with Intel chips widely affected. Intel had said the issues were not caused by a design flaw and asked users to download a patch and update their operating system.
  • Google has great news about fixing the Meltdown and Spectre chip flaws

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    In an announcement from ARM, there are a mix of iOS devices affected too, but mostly older iPhones and iPads . The company said today that all of its Macs and iOS devices are vulnerable to the same issues. If you use a computer, smartphone, tablet, smart TV or any other computing device, you're nearly definitely affected, and there's no real way to detect if someone's trying to crack into your device, system or cloud account.
  • Japan's historic Tsukiji market holds final New Year auction

    Japan's historic Tsukiji market holds final New Year auction

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    Kimura, himself bought a bluefin tuna in this year's auction for 30.4 million yen, at a staggering 160,000 yen per kilo. "Obviously the price doesn't reflect the true market price of the fish". But in recent years the antiquated facility has prompted its users, such as seafood wholesalers, to voice concerns about its natural disaster resistance, sanitation and fire safety, as well as the structure's use of asbestos and its crumbling walls.
  • New Year's Day was another record-setting day for Apple's App Store

    New Year's Day was another record-setting day for Apple's App Store

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    During 2017, Apple also introduced other changes, including improved developer tools and new ways for third-party apps to make money. Android devices have outstripped iPhones as regards to market share. The noteworthy aspect of this development is how the startup was meant to make the work of developers much easier via testing and improvements. Dennis Pilarinos and Christopher Stott founded the startup in 2015.