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Laptop team-ups power new PCs at CES 2018 - CNET

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 12:00

CNET

Laptop team-ups power new PCs at CES 2018
CNET
In the midst of CES 2018, the slate of new computers on display, including laptops, 2-in-1 hybrids, desktops and tablets, felt a little dry. There were few revolutionary new designs, and only a handful of brand-new products -- most were modest internal ...
10 products from CES 2018 I would buy todayUSA TODAY
Help Me, LaptopMag! What's The Best $1000 Laptop for School?Laptop Mag
The Dell XPS 13 is thinner, and talks to your phone. Here's how it happened.Digital Trends
Tom's Hardware -Korea IT Times (press release) -TechRadar -Brinkwire (press release)
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CES products you can buy now, exclusive 1More headphones sale, and the week's best tech deals - The Verge

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 11:00

The Verge

CES products you can buy now, exclusive 1More headphones sale, and the week's best tech deals
The Verge
Vlad Savov Vox Media has affiliate partnerships. These do not influence editorial content, though Vox Media may earn commissions for products purchased via affiliate links. For more information, see our ethics policy. There were some pretty wild ...
Celebrate PAX South with board game deals, a Destiny 2 and Overwatch PS4 Pro bundle, and morePolygon

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Report Claims That 16% Of Adults In The US Own Amazon's Echo Or Google's Home - Forbes

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 08:01

Forbes

Report Claims That 16% Of Adults In The US Own Amazon's Echo Or Google's Home
Forbes
The number of people who have a smart speaker from Amazon or Google in their home has increased by 128% since January 2017 according to a report by NPR and Edison Research. The speakers are not gathering dust on shelves, either. Most of the people ...
Google Hasn't Cracked The Smart Display's Complexity ProblemFast Company
Your Google Assistant: coming soon to smart displaysYouTube
Google Makes Investment in China e-Sports Firm ChushouVariety
Pocket-lint -Matridox
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63 games and apps on Google Play served porn ads - Engadget

Sat, 01/13/2018 - 04:05

Engadget

63 games and apps on Google Play served porn ads
Engadget
If you still haven't made it a habit to inspect Google Play applications before installing them, then maybe this will make you rethink your ways. Security firm Check Point has discovered a new malicious code hiding inside 63 games and apps on Google ...
Google deleted 60 games from its Play Store after pornographic ads were foundThe Verge
Google Pulls 60 Apps From Play Store After Malware Exposes Kids to PornGizmodo
Google had to delete 60 apps, many aimed at kids, after they showed users pornographic contentCNBC
CNNMoney -Fortune -Android Police -BGR
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The "Duke" OG Xbox Controller For Xbox One And PC Gets Price And Release Date - GameSpot

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 21:51

GameSpot

The "Duke" OG Xbox Controller For Xbox One And PC Gets Price And Release Date
GameSpot
Hyperkin showed off plenty of neat retro accessories at CES 2018, but one of the standouts was the original Xbox controller, commonly referred to as the Duke. This hulking gamepad is oddly making a comeback by the end of March according to Hyperkin for ...
Revamped Xbox One Duke Controller Gets Price And Release WindowForbes
The Duke, original Xbox controller/doorstop, returns at CESCNET
Xbox Duke Controller Remake Gets Release Window and PriceIGN
Geek -Ubergizmo -Bleeding Cool News -Destructoid
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(Update) Dark Souls Remastered will not be using new assets - Destructoid

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 17:35

Destructoid

(Update) Dark Souls Remastered will not be using new assets
Destructoid
[Update: Bandai Namco's marketing team has made a post over on Sony's blog that confirms a few details about the upcoming remaster. For starters, HDR is definitely not going to be a part of this, though 4K is in. The multiplayer component will also use ...
7 Things We Hope Dark Souls Remastered FixesIGN
Dark Souls Remastered On Xbox One, PS4, And PC AnnouncedGameSpot
Bandai Namco on Dark Souls PC remaster: 'There is no discount' (Updated)PC Gamer
Twinfinite -Game Revolution -Game Rant -Attack of the Fanboy
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Mr. Amazon Steps Out - New York Times

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 15:08

New York Times

Mr. Amazon Steps Out
New York Times
SEATTLE — Jeff Bezos rubbed elbows last weekend with Halle Berry, Chris Hemsworth and other Hollywood celebrities at an after-party for the Golden Globes. In December, he walked the red carpet, along with Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks, at a screening of ...
Jeff Bezo made a bold declaration as a young man that shaped his futureJOE.co.uk
Jeff Bezos donates $33 million to scholarship fund for 'dreamers'Washington Post
The world's richest man, Jeff Bezos, just donated $33 million to educate Dreamers in honor of his immigrant fatherBusiness Insider
TechCrunch -GeekWire -TIME -HuffPost
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Google Duo allows you to call people who don't have the app - Engadget

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 13:29

Engadget

Google Duo allows you to call people who don't have the app
Engadget
Duo is Google's video calling app, and it looks like the tech giant wants to spread the word about it. According to Android Police, Duo users can now call people who don't have the app installed and who haven't registered with the service. It works ...
Select Users Can Now Receive Google Duo Calls Without The AppAndroid Headlines
Duo video calls can now reach users without the appandroidandme.com
Google Duo now lets you call Android contacts without the appSlashGear
Phandroid.com -9to5Google -MakeUseOf -NDTV
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A look at Facebook's changes over the years in what you see - Washington Post

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 12:29

Washington Post

A look at Facebook's changes over the years in what you see
Washington Post
Facebook is once again tweaking what you see to focus more on personal connections and take the spotlight off brands and news articles. Facebook says it will highlight posts you are most likely to engage with and make time spent on social media more ...
Facebook's news feed changes are latest blow to publishers, brandseuronews
Facebook Overhauls Feeds To Bring Less News, More SharingNewsFactor Network
If you're using Facebook to find your news, you're going to be seeing less of usDuluth News Tribune
Gizmodo Australia -Reading Eagle -The Express Tribune -Independent.ie
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Detective Pikachu Release Date For 3DS Announced Alongside New, Huge Amiibo - GameSpot

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 11:39

GameSpot

Detective Pikachu Release Date For 3DS Announced Alongside New, Huge Amiibo
GameSpot
The Detective Pikachu 3DS game launched in Japan last year, but until now there was no indication the game would come to the West. Now, however, The Pokemon Company has announced that the game will come to both Europe and America on March 23, 2018. In ...
Pikachu is a gun-shooting detective now, and his game is coming to the USThe Verge
Detective Pikachu Gets A New English Trailer, Western Release On March 23, And XL Size AmiiboSiliconera
Detective Pikachu is heading West, and he's getting his own amiiboPolygon
Twinfinite -TrustedReviews -USgamer -Nintendo Wire
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PC-phone convergence is happening, but not how you think - CNET

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 11:00

CNET

PC-phone convergence is happening, but not how you think
CNET
The Lenovo Miix 630, on show here in Las Vegas. James Martin/CNET. The modern phone has become a ravenous technology black hole, absorbing digital music players, point-and-shoot cameras and even many tablets along the way. Screens got bigger, camera ...
Open Forum: Your favorite product from CES 2018?TechSpot
Razer Project Linda review: Hands-onTech Advisor
Hands on with Razer's Project Linda at the company's CES boothNeowin
The Daily Dot -KitGuru -Business Insider India -Lockport Press
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Overwatch League Takes One Thing From Pro Sports That Could Make A Huge Difference - GameSpot

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 10:49

GameSpot

Overwatch League Takes One Thing From Pro Sports That Could Make A Huge Difference
GameSpot
Clearly, the company's investment in esports is serious, though it remains to be seen what kind of success it will enjoy (or not). Blizzard has been careful to temper expectations for this first season, but it believes it's made decisions--some of ...
Overwatch League Still Feels Like It Faces A Huge Uphill StruggleForbes
Take Me Out To The Overwatch GameSeeking Alpha
This Weekend in Esports: What to Watch from 1/12-1/14Shacknews
Tech Times -Twinfinite -TheStreet.com -Phys.Org
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Apple iPhone 8 Vs iPhone 7 Vs iPhone 6S Vs iPhone 6: What's The Difference? - Forbes

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 09:05

Forbes

Apple iPhone 8 Vs iPhone 7 Vs iPhone 6S Vs iPhone 6: What's The Difference?
Forbes
Gordon Kelly , Contributor I write about technology's biggest companies Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. It's unprecedented. For four generations Apple AAPL +1.03% · Apple · AAPL. $177.09$1.81(+1.03%). As of 01/12/2018, 05:00pm ...
Is the era of copying Apple's every move finally over for Android phone makers?BGR
Office Depot and OfficeMax Offering $28 Aftermarket iPhone Battery Replacements Until FebruaryMac Rumors
House Republicans Want Answers on Apple Throttling Older iPhone SpeedsFortune
9to5Mac -VentureBeat -ExtremeTech -Lifehacker
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Google had to delete 60 apps, many aimed at kids, after they showed users pornographic content - CNBC

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 09:01

CNBC

Google had to delete 60 apps, many aimed at kids, after they showed users pornographic content
CNBC
The security firm Check Point discovered a type of malware dubbed "AdultSwine" that could display pornographic content and other malicious pop-ups on a user's smartphone screen. Google had to delete roughy 60 apps, mostly games or drawing tutorials ...

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Google: Our brilliant Spectre fix dodges performance hit, so you should all use it - ZDNet

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 08:38

ZDNet

Google: Our brilliant Spectre fix dodges performance hit, so you should all use it
ZDNet
Google has now outlined Reptoline's specific impact for Google Cloud Platform services. Image: Google. Google's 'moonshot' fix for the hardest-to-solve of the three Meltdown and Spectre CPU attacks seems to have paid off. That fix, called Retpoline ...
AMD is deploying a patch for the second Spectre CPU vulnerabilityEngadget
AMD Volatile On Increased Spectre Chip VulnerabilityBenzinga
One Googler's Idea Protects Cloud Customers From 'Spectre'Android Headlines
Computer Dealer News -Infosecurity Magazine -ComputerworldUK -Channel EMEA
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New leak lists the Galaxy S9's key specs - BGR

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 07:46

BGR

New leak lists the Galaxy S9's key specs
BGR
The Galaxy S9 will be unveiled in late February, Samsung revealed earlier this week, not that we expected anything else from the South Korean company given the recent wave of Galaxy S9 rumors that basically said the same thing. We also know that the ...
Samsung Galaxy S9 box leak hints at variable aperture cameraEngadget
Galaxy S9 To Sport An f/1.5 Lens, Dual Stereo Speakers: LeakAndroid Headlines
Galaxy X foldable phone details in CES 2018 private viewingSlashGear
Ubergizmo -Phone Arena -International Business Times -NDTV
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GM takes steering wheel, pedals out of Chevy Bolt, asks feds to allow testing - USA TODAY

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 07:27

USA TODAY

GM takes steering wheel, pedals out of Chevy Bolt, asks feds to allow testing
USA TODAY
DETROIT — Look Ma, no hands and no feet. But first, what does Uncle Sam say? General Motors (GM) has asked the government to approve test fleets of the latest iteration of its autonomous Chevy Bolt, which has no steering wheel, accelerator or brake ...
GM's New Autonomous Vehicle Has No Steering Wheel or PedalsCarscoops (blog)
GM will make an autonomous car without steering wheel or pedals by 2019The Verge
GM moves to deploy driverless car fleet in 2019The Detroit News
Bloomberg -Business Insider -WIRED -Engadget
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Free Super Mario Odyssey DLC Revealed For Nintendo Switch, Here's What It Adds - GameSpot

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 07:23

GameSpot

Free Super Mario Odyssey DLC Revealed For Nintendo Switch, Here's What It Adds
GameSpot
During the surprise Nintendo Direct Mini this morning, Nintendo announced that Super Mario Odyssey is receiving a free update in February with new items and opportunities to compete with other players online. Once the update is released, players who ...
Updates and DLCIGN
Nintendo Switch games news: Mario Odyssey update holds HUGE Virtual Console clueExpress.co.uk
Super Mario Odyssey Gets New Quasi-Multiplayer Mode, Balloon WorldKotaku
MTV UK -Polygon -ChristianToday -Destructoid
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All The New Switch Games Revealed During The Nintendo Direct January 2018 - GameSpot

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 07:18

GameSpot

All The New Switch Games Revealed During The Nintendo Direct January 2018
GameSpot
Dark Souls, DLC, and more, here's what you can expect from Nintendo in the first part of the year. Last updated by Justin Haywald on January 12, 2018 at 4:18AM. 73 Comments. You need a javascript enabled browser to watch videos. GS News Update: The ...
7 Things We Hope Dark Souls Remastered FixesIGN
Here's Everything You Need To Know About 'Dark Souls: Remastered'Forbes
Nintendo continues momentum into 2018: Dark Souls, Donkey Kong, Kirby, Mario Tennis coming to Nintendo SwitchNintendo
Destructoid -PC Gamer -Engadget -Ars Technica
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All The New Switch Games Revealed During The Nintendo Direct January 2018 - GameSpot

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 07:18

GameSpot

All The New Switch Games Revealed During The Nintendo Direct January 2018
GameSpot
Dark Souls, DLC, and more, here's what you can expect from Nintendo in the first part of the year. Last updated by Justin Haywald on January 12, 2018 at 4:18AM. 62 Comments. You need a javascript enabled browser to watch videos. GS News Update: The ...
The First Half of 2018 is Bright for SwitchHardcore Gamer
Well That Was A Weird Way To Do A Nintendo DirectKotaku
Nintendo Direct 2018 - All the new Nintendo Switch games REVEALED in fullExpress.co.uk
Nintendo -Gameranx (blog) -TechCrunch -Ars Technica
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