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 2018-01-17 02:43 

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Birdlike Dinosaur With Rainbow Feathers Discovered By Scientists In China...

A dinosaur has been discovered in China with birdlike traits and rainbow plumage. Named Caihong juji, the newly discovered species can help scientists know more about the evolution of iridescence in birds....

 2018-01-17 02:29 

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Nintendo Switch VR And 4K Support Will Not Happen Any Time Soon...

Gamers who are hoping that virtual reality and 4K support will soon arrive to the Nintendo Switch should not hold their breath. A Nintendo executive reiterated the company's disinterest in these technologies, which the Nintendo Switch does not need an...

 2018-01-17 02:25 

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Samsung To Use Metal 12 Magnesium Alloy To Make Phones Sturdy And Durable But Lightweight...

A new alloy called Metal 12 was featured on the Samsung Notebook 9 2018. The company plans to use the new material on its future products to reduce weight and maintain durability....

 2018-01-17 01:51 

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This Time, It's China That's Asking Apple For Information About Slowing Down Old iPhones...

Chinese consumer groups demanded an explanation from Apple regarding the iPhone slowdown problem. The council also wanted the company to discuss its plans to address these complaints....

 2018-01-17 01:46 

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Sorry, Nintendo Switch Owners: A Netflix App Isn't Due Anytime Soon...

Video streaming fans are reportedly dismayed as Netflix continues to be non-existent for the Nintendo Switch, A company representative claims that talks with Nintendo are still ongoing....

 2018-01-16 22:33 

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5 Best Android Games To Download On Google Play...

Are you looking for new Android games to download on your phone or tablet? Be sure to check out our list of new games for Android....

 2018-01-16 21:38 

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The Walking Dead Gets Season 9, Names Angela Kang Executive Producer...

AMC's 'The Walking Dead' has been renewed for a ninth season, premiering in late 2018. In addition, writer Angela Kang has stepped into a new role as executive producer, starting with season nine....

 2018-01-16 19:48 

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Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition Adds First-Person Mode, New Bosses, New Dungeon, And More...

Square Enix announced the official release date of 'Final Fantasy XV' for the PC. The PC version will be called 'Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition' along with a complete edition for consoles named 'Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition.'...

 2018-01-16 19:24 

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Black Plague Spread By Human Parasites Not Rats, New Study Claims...

A new study claimed that human parasites spread the devastating black plague in medieval Europe. It is generally believed that rats and their fleas caused the widespread endemic that killed millions of people....

 2018-01-16 19:14 

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Japan Goes Through False North Korean Missile Alert Similar To Hawaii...

Japan faced a false alarm announcing that a missile strike was imminent. While it wasn't from the government like the Hawaii incident, the alert came through a public broadcaster....

 2018-01-16 17:23 

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Experimental Technique To Cure Rabies Fails To Save Florida Boy Who Was Scratched By Bat...

A 6-year-old boy from Florida died due to rabies, which he contracted from a bat. The child was placed in a medically induced coma as part of the Milwaukee protocol, but the experimental treatment did not save his life....

 2018-01-16 16:43 

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KFC Canada Introduces Bucket That Can Only Be Bought With Bitcoin...

Bitcoin is becoming more intertwined in the economy, now people can buy buckets of chicken with it. KFC Canada rolled out a new bucket that can only be purchased using bitcoin....

 2018-01-16 13:53 

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Amazon Echo Spot Goes Up For Preorder In The UK: Pricing And Availability...

The Amazon Echo Spot finally expanded its reach beyond U.S. borders, going up for preorder in the UK. The smart speaker will start shipping later this month, and Amazon is offering a discount when buying two units....

 2018-01-16 13:43 

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From Iconic To Electric: Ford Promises 40 Fully Electric And Hybrid Models By 2022...

Ford is doubling down on its commitment to electrify its vehicle fleet and plans to invest $11 billion in electric vehicle technology. The automaker announced it will roll out 40 fully electric and hybrid vehicles by 2022....

 2018-01-16 13:27 

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Some 2019 Toyota, Lexus Vehicles Will Feature Apple's CarPlay...

When the 2019 Toyota Avalon rolls out next year, the Apple CarPlay will be part of the package. CarPlay will make Toyota-made car models, which include Lexus vehicles, more smartphone-friendly and will allow the carmaker to catch up with rivals....

 2018-01-16 13:24 

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CVS To Stop Altering Photos For Beauty Products: CVS Beauty Mark To Counter Unrealistic Body Images...

CVS announced a new initiative to drive more transparency regarding materially altered photos of beauty products. The company will implement a new CVS Beauty Mark in an effort to counter unrealistic body images....

 2018-01-16 13:15 

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Birth Control App Blamed For Unwanted Pregnancies, Abortions...

Don't fully trust a mobile app when it comes to birth control methods. A hyped contraceptive app used by thousands of women and certified as effective as the pill is now blamed for dozens of unwanted pregnancies....

 2018-01-16 12:54 

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It's Been 10 Years Since Steve Jobs Unwrapped The MacBook Air...

Steve Jobs introduced the MacBook Air in January 2008 and was hailed a game-changer and harbinger of things to come from Apple. The super-thin notebook still sells but it's just a shadow of what it used to be....

 2018-01-16 12:50 

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The Next Major PlayStation 4 System Update Needs Beta Testers: Here's How To Sign Up...

Sign-ups are now open for gamers who would like to become beta testers for the PlayStation 4 version 5.50 system update. Users who are selected into a group for future beta tests will receive an exclusive PlayStation Network avatar....

 2018-01-16 12:09 

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Nintendo Direct Mini Skips Big Nintendo Switch Questions: Is A Bigger Event Happening Soon?...

The Nintendo Direct Mini included sneak peeks for games such as 'Kirby Star Allies,' but there remain many questions on the plans for the Nintendo Switch this 2018. Does this mean that a bigger Nintendo Direct will be presented soon?...

 2018-01-16 12:01 

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AIibaba Neural Network Beats Humans In Stanford Reading Test...

A neural network run by an artificial intelligence answered a 100,000-question reading test and scored better than its human competitor. This milestone shows that machines can soon recreate natural human language....

 2018-01-16 11:59 

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Astronomers Caught Supermassive Black Hole Burping Twice For The First Time...

Astronomers caught a supermassive black hole burping twice after munching on gas. Such an act was caught for the very first time using data from a number of telescopes and observatories....

 2018-01-16 11:35 

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Chinese Scientists Want To Clean Up Space Junk By Blasting Them With Lasers...

Space junk is a growing threat against satellites and spacecraft such as the International Space Station. To solve the problem, scientists from China suggested for the space debris to be blasted with lasers....

 2018-01-16 11:27 

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Stardew Valley Multiplayer Features Teased: Both Local And Online Play Reportedly Included...

'Stardew Valley' will get a local multiplayer mode, but not in a way you'd expect. Developer ConcernedApe just teased a bit of the mode on Twitter, calling it a fun experience....

 2018-01-16 11:27 

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After 8-Year Absence, Google Maps Relaunches In China: Report...

Google has entered China once again through its Google Maps app. The search company has released a modified version of the app specifically tailored to the Chinese market, marking yet another inroad toward the country....

 2018-01-16 04:09 

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LG G7 Delayed To April As CEO Orders Employees To 'Start Over' With Flagship Phone...

The LG G7 will not unveil at the MWC 2018 in February. LG is reworking the upcoming flagship, indicating both the introduction and release date will be pushed. The handset debut is not expected until April this year....

 2018-01-16 04:01 

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Tamiflu Side Effects: 6-Year-Old Tried To Jump Out The Window, And It's Not The Only Reported Case...

It appears flu medicine Tamiflu (oseltamivir) can have some serious side effects, which may include psychosis. A 6-year-old girl tried to jump out the window after taking the drug, and other reported cases of side effects include a dozen deaths....

 2018-01-16 03:36 

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Classic Design Meets Modern Technology In The New Mercedes-Benz G-Class...

Mercedes-Benz showcased the new G-Class SUV along with its classic design and modern features. The new model made an appearance during the 2018 Detroit Auto Show....

 2018-01-16 02:15 

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Anxiety Could Be An Early Indicator Of Alzheimer's Disease -- Study...

A new study has suggested that anxiety could be an early sign of Alzheimer's disease. Observing patients for risk factors could help in the early treatment of the disease....

 2018-01-16 01:51 

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Here's How Large Deposits Of Ice Discovered On Planet Mars Could Benefit Mankind...

Researchers found huge deposits of ice sheets just a few feet beneath the surface of Mars. The discovery can not only help scientists know more about the Red Planet but also address the issue of water availability for future manned missions....

 2018-01-16 01:51 

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Mirabook Turns Your Android Or Windows Phone Into A Full-Fledged Laptop...

Own an Android or Windows phone? The Mirabook laptop allows users to connect their Android or Windows smartphone to the USB-C port, and it shows up on the 13-inch HD display with a keyboard and trackpad....

 2018-01-16 01:50 

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GPD Announces A Bigger And More Powerful Handheld Gaming Console In The New Win 2...

GPD recently launched on Indiegogo its latest handheld gaming console, the GPD Win 2, which supports the Steam Platform along with PS4 and Xbox One game streaming. Here's all of the information you need to know....

 2018-01-16 01:50 

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Surfers More Likely To Have Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria In Their Stomachs...

Surfers are more likely to have their stomachs colonized by antibiotic-resistant bacteria than non-surfers, a new study found. Researchers attempted to test the strength of the E. coli bacteria in the presence of cefotaxime, and here's what they disco...

 2018-01-16 01:48 

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Swipe Left or Right? Tinder-Like Ripple App Is Here For Professional Networking...

Meet Ripple, a new professional networking app launched by former Tinder executive Ryan Ogle. Just like Tinder, Ripple app lets users swipe right to connect with someone, or swipe left to pass....

 2018-01-16 01:47 

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Virgin Galactic's VSS Unity Spaceplane Pilots Complete Fastest Glide Test...

Richard Branson has announced Virgin Galactic's VSS Unity spaceplane successfully completed its fastest glide flight to date. This means Branson is well on his way to making his dreams of going to space a reality....

 2018-01-16 01:47 

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It's Not Just The Google Home Max: Chromecast Also Appears To Be Killing Wi-Fi Networks...

The reported cases of Wi-Fi blackout due to the Google Home Max just received a new update. It seems that other Google Cast devices like the Chromecast 4K and others also cause issues....

 2018-01-16 01:40 

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Xbox One Guide: How To Pin Games, Apps To Your Home Screen...

Take control of the Xbox One Home screen by creating pins for games and applications. Pins provide a way to reorganize and personalize the gaming console, and at the same time provide easy access to preferred contents and items....

 2018-01-16 01:35 

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Google Arts & Culture App Finds Your Look-Alike In The World Of Fine Art: Here's How To Try It...

The two-year-old Google Arts & Culture app is suddenly trending, surging to the top of the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. This is because users discovered a recently added feature that matches selfies with famous works of art....

 2018-01-16 01:08 

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Nintendo Wants To Sell 20 Million Switch Units By March, Says The Console Has A 'Long Lifespan'...

Nintendo already sold more than 10 million Switch consoles to date. Now, the company shares that it's aiming for 20 million units sold in the next fiscal year....

 2018-01-16 00:51 

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Black Death Panic Spreads In Africa After Girl Dies With Blood Oozing From Her Eyes...

Panic is spreading in Africa after a 9-year-old girl in Uganda died with blood oozing from her eyes. Tests on the girl's blood sample will confirm if she died from the disease known as the Black Death....

 2018-01-15 23:28 

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Free Windows 10 Upgrade From Windows 8.1 Is Ending On Jan. 16...

You have only until Jan. 16 to nab a free Windows 10 upgrade from Windows 8.1, as Microsoft is ending the 'assistive technology loophole.' That means you better decide quick whether you want to take the plunge or not....

 2018-01-15 15:44 

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Tag Heuer Unveils Connected Modular 41 Smartwatch, Comes With 8 GB Of Storage, AMOLED Display...

The just-unveiled Connected Modular 41 is a smaller variant of last year's Connected Modular 45 by Tag Heuer, with double the specs and a crisper display. Pricing starts at $1,200....

 2018-01-15 14:26 

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NASA Commercial Flights Will Launch Later This Year, Final Stages of Spacecraft Development Underway...

NASA targets August 2018 as the schedule of its first commercial crew mission. The next generation spacecrafts made by Boeing and SpaceX are in the final stages of development and evaluation....

 2018-01-15 14:23 

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Havre Volcano: Details Of Largest Underwater Eruption Revealed By Scientists...

In 2012, the Havre Volcano erupted underwater, creating a large pumice raft the size of the entire state of Philadelphia. Scientists studied its seafloor products and discovered information that challenged their previous beliefs....

 2018-01-15 14:21 

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People Born Before 1968 More At Risk Of Deady Aussie Flu: H3N2 Virus Symptoms To Watch Out For...

Age is a risk factor for H3N2. Hospitalization rates are higher for people between 55 and 64 years old. What should older people do to protect themselves from Aussie flu virus?...

 2018-01-15 13:49 

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Dark Souls: Remastered Is Official: Here's Everything We Know So Far...

It's official: 'Dark Souls: Remastered' is heading to the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on May 25. Before then, here are a few other details you might have missed....

 2018-01-15 13:24 

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Nintendo Switch Emulator On The Way, But It Won't Do What You Expect...

The hackers behind the Citra emulator for the Nintendo 3DS announced that a Nintendo Switch emulator is in development. Will the open-source software allow gamers to play pirated Nintendo Switch games on PC platforms?...

 2018-01-15 13:18 

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Is Your iPad Being Throttled? Short Answer Is No...

Apple is throttling iPhones, and now the question is, does it slow down iPads too? According to the Cupertino brand, it doesn't, and it's probably because it doesn't need to....

 2018-01-15 13:12 

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Awesome Games Done Quick 2018 Raises $2.27 Million For Charity, But This New Record Might Not Last Long...

Awesome Games Done Quick 2018, an event that featured nonstop, 24/7 speedruns, raised $2.27 million in donations for the Prevent Cancer Foundation. The amount is a new record, but it will likely not last long....

 2018-01-15 12:56 

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Chrome OS Will Soon Allow You To Sideload Android Apps Without Developer Mode...

Sideloading Android apps on Chrome OS will soon be much easier, according to a newly discovered code commit. Soon, users won't need Developer Mode to install apps from third-party sources, but there's a catch....

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