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 2017-09-26 16:18 

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Instagram user count rises by 100 million in four months, reaches 800 million... +

Instagram user count is continuing to grow at a rate of about 100 million monthly active users every four months. If the platform continues at the same rate, Instagram will hit one billion next year. The post Instagram user count rises by 100 million in f...

 2017-09-26 16:15 

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How to use iCloud for backups on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac... +

Need more space on your iPhone? Check out our comprehensive guide on how to use iCloud to free up some space on your MacOS or iOS devices. It also works with Windows, but isn't that what Dropbox and OneDrive are for? The post How to use iCloud for backups...

 2017-09-26 16:15 

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Make your own yogurt in three simple steps with the pod-based Yomee... +

The Yomee is a pod-based device that promises to make you yogurt in just three steps. Now available on Kickstarter for $99, the Yomee wants to prove to you that you can make yogurt safely, easily, and sustainably at home. The post Make your own yogurt in ...

 2017-09-26 16:10 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Adidas, Nike officials charged in basketball corruption case... +

Sports marketing officials at Adidas and Nike were among those charged Tuesday morning in a sweeping bribery and corruption case that struck at the heart of college and youth basketball. The criminal case enveloped a senior executive at Adidas. Jim......

 2017-09-26 16:07 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Police shoot, kill man who pointed rifle at officers in Eugene... +

The officers weren't hurt. No one involved has been publicly identified....

 2017-09-26 15:46 

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Truecaller can now filter your calls and SMS on iOS 11... +

Truecaller, one of the world's most popular spam-blocking apps, now filters unwanted messages from Apple iMessage. As long as you've got iOS 11 and you've enabled the feature, you're good to go. The post Truecaller can now filter your calls and SMS on iOS...

 2017-09-26 15:15 

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LG X Venture review... +

In a crowded sea of budget phones, LGs X Venture stands out with rugged design and excellent battery life. We test its durability to see if this phone is worth the $330 price tag. The post LG X Venture review appeared first on Digital Trends....

 2017-09-26 14:51 

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Plug that phone in while you navigate: Our 10 favorite iPhone car chargers... +

The unspoken crux of almost every mobile device doesn't lie with its functionality, but how long its battery can last. Check out our selection of the best iPhone car chargers, so you'll never have to worry losing power during those long hours on the road....

 2017-09-26 14:51 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Portland moves closer to peers in rising home prices... +

Portland saw home prices jump 0.6 percent in July and 7.6 percent compared with a year earlier, according to the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller home price index....

 2017-09-26 14:35 

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Vimeo now offers live video, plans improved service via Livestream acquisition... +

Vimeo Live is now available for ad-free live-streaming -- but it's only going to expand as the company finalizes Livestream acquisition. Like VImeo Pro, Vimeo Live is available through paid subscriptions for creators. The post Vimeo now offers live video,...

 2017-09-26 14:23 

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Netflix wants you to chill even at an altitude of 35,000 feet... +

Netflix announced that it would be extending bandwidth-efficient technology originally built for mobile devices to airlines the world over. In return, Netflix hopes that more air carriers will partner with the service. The post Netflix wants you to chill ...

 2017-09-26 14:07 

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Choose the best GPS tracker for your car for worry-free driving... +

Discovering that your car has been stolen is one of the fastest ways to ruin your day. If you want the security and assurance that comes with a GPS tracker for your car, these are your 5 best options. The post Choose the best GPS tracker for your car for ...

 2017-09-26 14:07 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Portland Metro Tuesday Traffic: Some areas of road work continue into the fall... +

Workers will be grinding and patching worn areas of pavement and sealing pavement cracks on Northwest Cornelius Pass Road....

 2017-09-26 13:41 

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Alexa will now play Amazon Music on your iPhone or Android phone... +

Look out, Siri. You're no longer the only smart assistant capable of controlling tunes on an iPhone. The latest update to Amazon Alexa places the virtual assistant within the Amazon Music streaming app on iOS and Android. The post Alexa will now play Amaz...

 2017-09-26 13:15 

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K-Boc is a germ-killing doormat that makes shoes clean enough to lick... +

Even for families who are good about taking their shoes off at the door, there are times where wearing them inside is unavoidable. K-Boc will make sure the germs never have a chance to breach the doorway. The post K-Boc is a germ-killing doormat that make...

 2017-09-26 13:15 

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How to buy the LG V30 unlocked, and on every carrier... +

Wondering how to purchase the LG V30? Check out our guide for pricing and availability of LG's flagship smartphone, including monthly installment options and limited-time promotions. The post How to buy the LG V30 unlocked, and on every carrier appeared f...

 2017-09-26 13:05 

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Heres what we know about Xenoblade Chronicles 2 right now... +

During E3 2017, Nintendo providing additional information about the upcoming JRPG for the Nintendo Switch, Xenoblade Chronicles 2. We've put together everything we know about the game so far, including names and landscapes. The post Here’s what we k...

 2017-09-26 13:03 

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Best iOS app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time... +

Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest iOS app deals on sale in the iOS App Store. The post Best iOS ...

 2017-09-26 13:00 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Portland metro Tuesday weather: Some clouds to start; late summer-like weather for mid-week... +
 2017-09-26 12:55 

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Computational polyglots Microsoft is crafting a quantum computing language... +

Microsoft has developed a brand new programming language designed to run on quantum computers and their simulations, considering it a major step towards a future of quantum computing. The post Computational polyglots - Microsoft is crafting a quantu...

 2017-09-26 12:38 

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Password theft in Apple High Sierra update could be a serious problem... +

As much as Apple's Keychain feature can help keep your login details secure, a newly discovered High Sierra bug could make it easier than ever to circumvent security features to steal passwords in plaintext. The post Password theft in Apple High Sierra up...

 2017-09-26 12:20 

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LG will provide free Google Home devices during October promotion... +

Running from October 8 to October 25, any purchase of a Wi-Fi-enabled LG appliance will come bundled with a Google Home device. This new line of smart products includes washing machines, dryers, refrigerators, ovens, and more. The post LG will provide fre...

 2017-09-26 12:16 

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Sirin Labs is back with Finney, a less expensive, but even more niche smartphone... +

Sirin Labs first hit headlines with the $14,000 Solarin phone, and is now back with another, even more niche market device. It's called Finney, and it's a smartphone and all-in-one PC system designed for blockchain and cryptocurrency use. The post Sirin L...

 2017-09-26 12:10 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Price drops $1 million for Evergreen Aviation founder's riverfront estate (photos)... +

The losses keep mounting at the riverfront estate once owned by high-flying Oregon aviation entrepreneur Delford ("Del") Smith. More than $17 million was poured into the 46-acre property at 22111 Riverwood Road along the Willamette River in Dundee and yet...

 2017-09-26 12:07 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Multnomah County Health Director Joanne Fuller retires suddenly amid allegations of systemic racism... +

Multnomah County Health Department Director Joanne Fuller abruptly retired Monday, weeks after she directed a high-ranking black manager to step down, prompting the employee to call for an investigation into systemic racism at the county....

 2017-09-26 11:59 

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From Batman to Aliens, this online prop auction is a geeky treasure trove... +

Ever dreamed of equipping your bachelor pad with an authentic xenomorph egg from 1986s 'Aliens'? How about Jack Nicholson's coat from 'Batman'? This online prop auction is here to help. The post From ‘Batman’ to ‘Aliens,’; this onli...

 2017-09-26 11:43 

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Google Home now lets you create voice-activated reminders... +

Google Home voice-activated reminders are now a reality, allowing you to tell your smart device when and where you need to be without having to jot it down. The feature started rolling out today. The post Google Home now lets you create voice-activated re...

 2017-09-26 10:15 

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3 modern car conveniences that are more hassle than theyre worth... +

Car gadgets are great, until they dont work quite as expected. Here are three modern car conveniences that somehow make life harder instead of easier. The post 3 modern car ‘conveniences’ that are more hassle than they’re worth appeared ...

 2017-09-26 04:44 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Lottery results: Winning numbers drawn for Lucky Lines, Megabucks, Win for Life... +

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 2017-09-26 03:13 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Butane hash oil releases carcinogens if heated to high temperatures, study shows... +

Vapors from butane hash oil could produce significant amounts of carcinogens when heated to high temperatures, according to a Portland State University study published Monday....

 2017-09-26 01:32 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Police seeking tips after 5th vehicle shooting near Canby since July... +

The shooting on Monday marks the fifth car hit by gunfire south of Canby since July, the sheriff's office said, and no suspects have been seen or identified. No people have been hit....

 2017-09-26 00:51 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Inmates push for healing garden on grounds of the Oregon State Penitentiary... +

The effort, spearheaded by two prison clubs, the Asian Pacific Family Club and the Veterans Association, has been underway for about three years as inmates built a network of supporters and champions among prison administrators, staff, volunteers and thei...

 2017-09-26 00:34 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Man who threw down toddler gets more than 7 years in prison... +

Thomas John Robert Allen, 32, was sentenced to seven years and six months in prison for first-degree assault and first-degree criminal mistreatment....

 2017-09-26 00:11 

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Game Publishers and SAG-AFTRA reach agreement to end video game strike... +

The terms of the SAG-AFTRA agreement were reached early Saturday morning and include a new bonus structure, role transparency, and commitment to continue working on the issue of vocal stress. The post Game Publishers and SAG-AFTRA reach agreement to end v...

 2017-09-25 23:47 

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Daimler tests tech that lets a convoy of big rigs work in unison... +

Daimler will test technology that allows multiple trucks to drive as one unified "platoon" on highways in Oregon and Nevada. The tech could be a stepping stone to fully autonomous driving. The post Daimler tests tech that lets a convoy of big rigs work in...

 2017-09-25 23:47 

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Bonneville land speed record World Finals Salt Flats survival guide... +

The tips and warnings in the Salt Flats survival guide could save your eyes, ears, and butt during Speed Week and the World Finals. You'll have more fun and be safer if you know what to expect. The post Bonneville land speed record World Finals Salt Flats...

 2017-09-25 23:45 

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2018 Polaris Slingshot First Drive Review... +

We went to Malibu to test new Polaris Slingshots for better rear traction than we saw in 2016. One feature made a huge difference, but it's not on all models. The post 2018 Polaris Slingshot First Drive Review appeared first on Digital Trends....

 2017-09-25 23:22 

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McLaren Invincible shield body armor protects human organs with F1 car tech... +

McLaren Invincible shield body armor protects vital human organs with materials from the conglomerate's Formula 1 race cars. In a technology turnaround, the new materials in the protective vest will be used in future race cars. The post McLaren Invincible...

 2017-09-25 23:16 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Man who threw flare into cop car during May 1 protests gets 5 years... +

Damion Feller, a homeless man with bipolar disorder, was dressed all in black when he threw flares into a Portland police car and into the downtown Target store....

 2017-09-25 22:58 

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Aston Martin will merge with Red Bull Racing for the 2018 Formula 1 season... +

Aston Martin and Red Bull Racing have announced a deeper partnership that will yield new sports cars, a new design and technical center, and a new Formula One team for 2018: Aston Martin Red Bull Racing. The post Aston Martin will merge with Red Bull Raci...

 2017-09-25 22:53 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Portland schools may settle awkward defamation lawsuit... +

This spring, Portland Public Schools sued a reporter and a parent who requested records showing all employees out on paid leave to keep those records secret. The district's logic was exactly what Samore argued: That identifying workers on leave causes su...

 2017-09-25 22:52 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Judge gives woman convicted of health care theft probation plus assignments... +

Lisa Hand of Wilsonville must pay back the $543,693.28 she diverted from the trust accounts of clients and complete 500 hours of community service, U.S. District Judge Ann Aiken ordered....

 2017-09-25 22:49 

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Verizon Wear24 review... +

Verizon has a smartwatch called the Wear24, and it runs Android Wear 2.0. How does it stack up against competition like the Apple Watch, and Huawei Watch 2? Here's our full review. The post Verizon Wear24 review appeared first on Digital Trends....

 2017-09-25 22:32 

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The Verizon Wear24 Android Wear smartwatch has been discontinued... +

Not to be outdone by the competition, wireless carrier Verizon released a smartwatch of its own, the Wear24, in early 2017 to compete with the Apple Watch. But it has reportedly been discontinued. The post The Verizon Wear24 Android Wear smartwatch has be...

 2017-09-25 22:24 

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Would you pay $350 for Levis new smart jacket?... +

Would you buy a jean jacket for $350? What if it was a smart jacket? Project Jacquard, as Levi's calls its smart jacket, is more than just outerwear -- it has a few tricks up its sleeve. Or, on its sleeve, actually. The post Would you pay $350 for Levis&#...

 2017-09-25 22:19 

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Here is everything you need to know about adaptive cruise control... +

Adaptive cruise control is becoming more common in new cars, but what does it actually do, and which automaker has the best tech? We have the answers here in this quick adaptive cruise control primer. The post Here is everything you need to know about ada...

 2017-09-25 22:15 

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25 best laptop bags for everyone, from students to globetrotters... +

Choosing the right laptop bag is no easy feat -- after all, no one likes to second guess themselves. Here are some of the best laptop bags on the market, from backpacks to sleeves, so you can get it right the first time around. The post 25 best laptop bag...

 2017-09-25 22:14 

Oregonlive.com: The Oregonian

Endeavour Capital demands new management at Zoom ... +

Portland private equity investor Endeavour Capital wants a judge to appoint a receiver to take over daily control of Zoom Management Inc., a remarkable step that throws into limbo one of Portland's highest-profile young companies. Zoom Management is the p...

 2017-09-25 22:10 

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Snapchat sky filters let you turn skies from boring to majestic with a swipe... +

Need to add some pizzazz to your outdoor Snaps? Users can automatically swap out a boring sky for a more interesting one with Snapchat sky filters. The feature is available by swiping through the filter options to get a starry night or a sunset instead. T...

 2017-09-25 21:48 

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Filming begins on Avatar 2 nearly a decade after first films release... +

Nearly a decade after the first film hit theaters, principle photography has officially begun on Avatar 2, the sequel to James Cameron's blockbuster 2009 movie that remains the highest-grossing film of all time worldwide. The post Filming begins on “...

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