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Tech Report: Apple refreshes Mac with new keyboard touch functions

The 13in model without Touch Bar is available to order now, while the Touch Bar variants will be available in a few weeks. The addition of the Touch Bar and Touch ID align Apple's laptop line with the company's iOS products, namely the iPhone and iPad, in terms of functionality, Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster said in a report.

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New Generation of MacBooks Are Here

Touch ID can be used to let users switch between their personal profiles on the machine and make purchases from Apple Pay compatible websites. None of these Mac models have been refreshed, which means the price rise is purely related to the pound's post-Brexit plunge.

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What you need to know before Game 3 of the World Series

Cubs manager Joe Maddon chose to stay with Carl Edwards Jr. rather than bring in left-hander Mike Montgomery, a move that would have prompted Cleveland counterpart Terry Francona to replace Crisp with Brandon Guyer. We've got to do whatever we can to win the ballgame tomorrow and that's it. With the Indians needing to keep a close watch on Kluber's pitches for another potential start on three days' rest if the series is extended to seven games, he was lifted after six innings.

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Can Donald Trump actually still win?

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greets early voters at the Leonard J. Kaplan Center for Wellness at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro in Greensboro, N.C., Thursday, Oct. That is compared to Hillary Clinton's $62 million . This is a significant drop from last week's tracking poll when Clinton's lead was by 12 points.

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MacBook Pro Touch Bar's T1 chip runs 'variant' of watchOS

Microsoft has boasted about modern controls with touch screens; the Touch Bar is Apple's answer to that, placed near the keyboard where people's fingers are already. The 13in Macbook Air - the paper-thin laptop line that now looks all but obsolete after last night's announcements - will continue to be sold in stores, but it's now retailing for £949, rather than £849 as it was previously.

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MacBook Pro Touch Bar's T1 chip runs 'variant' of watchOS

Microsoft has boasted about modern controls with touch screens; the Touch Bar is Apple's answer to that, placed near the keyboard where people's fingers are already. The 13in Macbook Air - the paper-thin laptop line that now looks all but obsolete after last night's announcements - will continue to be sold in stores, but it's now retailing for £949, rather than £849 as it was previously.

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Google ad business drives increase in Alphabet Q3 profit

Google's toughest competitor is Facebook, who attributed 84 per cent of revenue to mobile advertising in the second-quarter. Alphabet also exceeded per-share earnings expectations with $9.06 gained, compared to analysts' forecasts of $8.63.

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Microsoft announces 3D features for new Windows update

The technology company's desktop computer, the Surface Studio , has a touch-screen monitor that can lie flat and be drawn on with a stylus. It's aluminium frame houses a 28-inch PixelSense display , an Intel Core i7 processor and 2TB of storage .

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More changes await Twitter users as service tries to grow

PT earnings call and the announcement that the company would also be shuttering its video platform, Vine". Twitter estimates it will incur approximately $10 million to $20 million of cash expenditures, much of which is severance cost, in the layoffs and between $5 million and $10 million of non-cash expenditures, most of which will be stock-based compensation expenses.

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Nintendo promises more info on Switch at event in early 2017

Last week, the company announced that their next game console, the Nintendo Switch , will be a portable, handheld device. Without revealing the price or a price range, Kimishima also confirmed that the Nintendo Switch will not be sold at a loss.

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Twitter to shut down video app

Twitter's acquisition has however been moving rather slow, with the company not receiving any official bids yet, and a few potential buyers rumoured to have lost interest, such as Google and Disney. The decision comes on the heels of a failed attempt to sell Twitter as it fights against stagnant user growth and mounting competition from other social media platforms.

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AT&T-Time Warner Merger Should Be Blocked, Bernie Sanders Tells DOJ

Hesse on Wednesday. After the transaction was announced last weekend, speculation followed that the deal could avoid an FCC review as long as Time Warner divested its single FCC broadcast license held by Turner in Atlanta. AT&T has also been an important partner in our work to close the homework gap and the digital divide in the Latino community. Clinton's campaign indicated that she had questions about the combination of AT&T with CNN parent company Time Warner , but she didn't ...

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Massive cyberattack the result of malware-infected IoT devices

Jason Read, founder of the internet performance monitoring firm CloudHarmony, owned by Gartner Inc., said his company tracked a half-hour-long disruption early Friday affecting access to many sites from the East Coast. South Korea, India, Spain, Brazil and the United Kingdom also experienced major outages Friday. While DDoS attacks are nothing new, research shows they're becoming increasingly sophisticated and frequent.

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Crotch-grabbing, pelvic-thrusting Ed Balls has formula to wow judges

You can only do your best. "I felt awful last Saturday but I've given myself a new lease". Also working as a teacher and a judge on the ballroom dancing competition scene would make her flawless for the role, she added, saying that she was a big fan of all of the judges who include Darcey Bussell, Bruno Tonioli and Craig Revel Horwood as well as Len.

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Buy a Google Pixel, Get $325 in Bill Credits from T

Two colours will be available in the United Kingdom, silver and black, while USA buyers also have the choice of a blue Pixel . It's worth pointing out that T-Mobile's proof of purchase requirement might make it tricky for those who purchased the Google Pixel second hand to take advantage of this offer.

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Microsoft's Surface Studio is a High-end Apple iMac Rendition PC

You can turn it to scroll through timelines or tap it directly to work with tools such as color picker. Microsoft's official site says the Surface Studio is readily available for pre-order in limited quantities and that it will start shipping on December 15.

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Massive Cyber Attack Shook The Internet! Will There Be Next?

A Chinese electronics company that manufactures components reckons that its products were hacked and used in Friday's DDoS attack that caused major disruption on the east coast. By overwhelming a website or network with more information requests than it can handle they're aiming to make information, at least temporarily, unavailable to internet users.

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Murray in Vienna final after Ferrer withdraws

Murray has now won his last 12 matches, after claiming titles in Beijing and Shanghai. Top seed Murray said: "I knew that David had an injury at the beginning of the week". The top seed Scot will now face Jo-Wilfried Tsonga or Croatian Ivo Karlovic in Sunday's final. The towering Argentine scored a 7-5 6-3 victory over No.5 seed David Goffin.

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Mark Your Calendars! Apple's MacBook Event Is On October 27

The new version will also reportedly feature USB-C support and Thunderbolt 3. In addition, it is also being speculated that the new MacBook Pro laptops will boast new AMD graphics options, a bigger touchpad, and reversible USB-C ports.

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IPhone 8: How Apple's Next Big Thing Will Look Like (AAPL)

Apple is reportedly planning a departure from the metal casing design used in the iPhone 6, 6s and 7, with the iPhone 8 featuring a glass back. Complementing these will be a 5 inch iPhone 8 . Apple hasn't revealed yet which material it'll use next just in case the anticipated glass design won't work, however, Aluminum seems to be a good choice.

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Marco Rubio, opponent throw jabs during final debate for Florida senate seat

The ad says it's "no wonder" Murphy "misleads, exaggerates and outright lies" about all of those things. "He didn't say that he was supportive of Florida's Latino community but then, when the politics got tough, you walk away from comprehensive immigration reform", Obama continued.

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Dyn DDoS attacker used a huge Mirai botnet of unprotected IoT devices

Mirai is causing headaches not just for the website owners targeted by DDoS attacks but the companies making the devices roped into massive botnets. Once the device is infected with malware, it turns the devices into "bot" armies that overwhelm website servers in DDoS attacks. While the company primarily makes components for industrial and commercial devices, such as surveillance equipment for banks, stores, and residential areas, most of the devices it sells in the USA are for personal ...

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'Smart' home devices used as weapons in website attack

DNS provider Dyn has confirmed that the Mirai botnet was used in Friday's major DDoS attack, recording "tens of millions" of compromised Internet of Things (IoT) devices. While the exact source of the hacks has yet to be uncovered, a tweet from WikiLeaks claimed its supporters were behind the attack. They said they organized networks of connected devices to create a massive botnet that threw a monstrous 1.2 trillion bits of data every second at Dyn's servers.

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Putin says US hysteria over Russia an election ploy

Vice President Biden told NBC's Meet the Press this month that the United States would be "sending a message" that Putin would recognize. USA intelligence officials recently accused Russian Federation publicly of coordinating the hacks of Clinton's campaign emails.

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Nintendo isn't ditching the 3DS

Hopefully all the above will be confirmed and fleshed out further at the Nintendo Switch media briefing in Tokyo on 13th January 2017. They can easily click back into place or be slipped into a Joy-Con Grip accessory, mirroring a more traditional controller.

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President Obama Reads Mean Tweets on Kimmel; Disses Trump

This led to the ideal response from President Obama! Dropping the phone was a nice touch, if we may add. And when stopping by Jimmy Kimmel, it's not the full experience unless you partake in the infamous "mean tweet " segment. But my rule throughout my presidency is that, I assume someday, sometime, somebody will read this email. When asked by Kimmel why some people do not trust Clinton, Obama chalked it up to being in the trenches for 30 years.

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Everything we know so far about the Nintendo Switch

Joy-Cons can either be attached to the console or can be used wirelessly to play Nintendo Switch games . The company says the Switch features a dock to connect the system to a TV. According to the reveal trailer multiple people can play games on one console by connecting a controller wirelessly. If you aren't a fan of the Joy-Con you can use a Nintendo Switch Pro Controller that looks similar to a traditional Xbox or other dual-analog controller.

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What to expect from the latest MacBook Pro

The latest Apple notebooks feature a touchscreen strip called the Touch Bar that replaces the legacy function keys. The iPhone 7 will no longer plug directly into Apple's premier laptops because the smartphone comes with a Lightning cable that fits into a standard USB port.

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Tesla's Musk adds solar roofs to his clean energy vision

If Tesla acquires SolarCity , it would leverage the auto maker's current investment in the Gigafactory and the Powerwall and Powerpack to be launched in the upcoming years. "You can solve the whole energy equation with that". Shareholders of the two companies vote on the merger November 17. He repeatedly noted the admittedly elegantly designed solar panels, which were a far cry from the white-on-black grids we've been seeing for decades.

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IPhone 7 Plus dominates Google's Pixel XL in speed test

Last night, T-Mobile CEO John Legere teased incoming news related to Google's new Pixel phone . T-Mobile may not be selling the Google Pixel directly, but the Un-carrier today announced a new deal to tempt you to bring a Pixel to its network .

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Samsung´s Profits Dive 30 Percent Amid Galaxy Note 7 Fiasco

Lee to the board of directors. The South Korean phone-maker was forced to discontinue the device after numerous reports of it catching fire or exploding led to the exposure of a fault within its battery. Samsung's founder Lee Byung-chull started out trading rice and dried fish in the late 1930s. The component businesses, especially the chips and OLED display operations, showed strong growth during the July-September quarter.

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Twitter Inc (TWTR) Stock Is Still All Hype and Hope

Nomura Asset has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR ). Many will no doubt recall the heady heights of a $25+ per share price as recently as earlier this month when many in the market expected the firm to be acquired.

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Hillary Clinton demands 'full and complete facts' of new Federal Bureau of Investigation emails probe

Federal officials have been examining sexually suggestive online messages that Weiner allegedly exchanged with a teenage girl. In the most recent Military Times/IVMF poll, conducted earlier in mid-October, almost 85 percent of respondents rated Clinton's honesty as "poor" or "very poor", with many citing the email scandal as the reason for their opinion.

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This week we're talking about . . . the killing of Vine by Twitter

Social media users reeled over the news and Vine quickly became the top-trending topic on Twitter in the US with over 1.64 million tweets. Hours after announcing that it would axe about nine percent of its workforce, Twitter said today that it would be putting its Vine video service on the chopping block as well.

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Google tries new approach with voice on Pixel phone

The Pixel XL's larger screen, however, makes some features more useful. The edge designs are a bit sharp. An HTC spokesperson added that the company is proud that Google trusted HTC to be its partner for such successful devices, especially the Pixel series.


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