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Adobe Researching Voice-Controlled Digital Assistant For PhotoShop

Like Google Assistant, the user is able to give out voice commands using conversational, natural language. The video depicts a modified version of one of Adobe's photo apps that features a microphone button, which activates a digital assistant that interacts with the user and helps crop, reframe, and share the picture entirely though voice commands.

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Google's plan to deliver the internet via drones is dead

The division was part of Google's acquisition of Titan Aerospace in 2014. Many people from the Titan team have been assigned to other projects at X, including Loon and Project Wing , Alphabet added. In early 2015, Google head Sundar Pichai announced that the company was set to begin its first test flights with Titan late that same year. The economics and technical feasibility of balloons are seen as a more promising way to connect rural and remote parts of the world to the internet, ...

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Latest Airbag Recall Proves Takata, Honda, Still Have Long Ways To Go

Apparently, it doesn't. Honda Motor announced Tuesday that it's recalling 772,000 Honda and Acura vehicles in the USA for defective airbag inflators made by Japanese supplier Takata Corp. This excludes affected motorcycles such as the 2006 to 2009 and 2012 Honda Gold Wing. Ammonium nitrate is used to inflate the Takata air bags during a crash via minor explosions.

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LG G6 teased ahead of February launch

While LG has not clearly mentioned the name of the smartphone, an educated guess, based on LG chief technology officer Skott Ahn's confirmation to the Wall Street Journal on January 4, that video is talking about the company's 2017 flagship device, the G6.

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Eqis Capital Management buys $4084001 stake in Netflix (NFLX)

Looking ahead, analysts on average predict that earnings for the current quarter would come in in the range of $0.12 to $0.40. Vetr lowered Netflix from a hold rating to a sell rating and set a $119.15 price objective for the company.in a research report on Tuesday, December 27th.

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One play changes the Green Bay Packers-New York Giants game

I think this one is pretty obvious. A strong arm and uncanny knack to extend plays helps a lot, too. In fact, Rodgers hasn't been picked off since Week 10 in a 47-25 loss at Tennessee. While we still do not know exactly what the problem is, we know that Nelson had to leave the game in the first half after a hard hit to his left side and did not return.

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Nintendo's Switch Will Be Available for Preorder in NYC Starting January 13th

Fortunately, Nintendo listened to fan outcry and fixed the issue a bit later, and while certain experts may say the original version still isn't beat, it's leagues better than it used to be. If we hear of any other opportunities to preorder the Switch early, we'll update this post. By drip-feeding us info and pre-release sales, you get the impression that Nintendo knows it has another hit on its hands.

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JetBlue Offering Passengers Free WiFi On All Flights

JetBlue is calling the service Fly-Fi, and so far, the airline is the only to offer such a service. JetBlue first introduced Fly-Fi in one aircraft in December 2013. JetBlue offers Fly-Fi, which includes live television on each of its seatbacks, for free to all of its passengers. It's been a long wait for JetBlue flyers.

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Oculus VR sued over virtual-reality trade secrets

The VR war between frontrunning systems HTC Vive and Oculus Rift is skewing heavily towards the former, reckons Unreal Engine creator and founder of Epic Games Tim Sweeney. But when Mr Carmack and Mr Luckey fell out, ZeniMax was not compensated for its contribution to the Rift. Oculus wrongfully took copyrighted computer code, trade secrets and technical know-how and exploited it, according to a complaint filed yesterday by ZeniMax, a video-game maker, in federal court in Dallas.

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Android Wear 2.0 could officially launch in early February

According to a new report from 9to5Google, Google has begun emailing developers to inform them of an early February release. Google says it's developing a talking smartwatch as the challenge for its Android Wear operating system for wearable devices.

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Shovel Knight is getting a Nintendo Switch port and much more

Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove and the Specter of Torment campaign will be released later this year. In a detailed blog published today, the devs at Yacht Club Games outlined all the content available in the Treasure Trove edition, and how upgrading works for users who already own Shovel Knight .

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Detroit Auto Show (NAIAS) Photo Gallery

Detroit is riding high in 2017, seven years after the financial crisis and sales downturn that cratered the United States market. As always, the Detroit auto show has a diverse lineup of vehicles this year too starting from hot-selling SUV's to top-selling cars in the U.S.

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Trump lauds Fiat Chrysler but CEO seeks policy 'clarity'

Last week, Ford canceled plans to build a small auto factory south of the border, but it announced 700 new jobs in MI. Barra gave a glimpse into GM's strategy for dealing with President-elect Donald Trump , who has threatened the company with a tax for importing compact cars from a factory in Mexico.

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Technology competes with style and performance at Detroit Auto Show

This week's North American Auto Show has the usual showmanship. "They make a Camry almost every minute". "Clearly, there's customer demand for it", Ford executive chairman Bill Ford said of the re-introduction of the Ranger mid-size pickup truck in 2019 and the Bronco 4×4 sport utility in 2020.

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Two Orlando police officers die in shooting, accident; manhunt on for killer

As the third day of the manhunt for Loyd started Wednesday, authorities had raised the reward for information leading to his arrest from $60,000 to $100,000. "That indicates to me he is receiving help", Demings said. Update, 11:15 a.m. Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings said Tuesday that deputies came close to catching Loyd but he had eluded them, and arrest warrants were being prepared for people who likely helped him.

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Horizon Zero Dawn Story Trailer Shows New Threats and More

Originally scheduled to release in 2016, Horizon: Zero Dawn was pushed back by Guerilla Games because they wanted to make sure they were delivering the best game possible. Horizon: Zero Dawn looks to be highly intriguing- an open world action RPG that looks absolutely unbelievable, and has an incredible world, filled with mystery and secrets, as well as lore and a plot that immediately demand attention.

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HTC Alpine and HTC Ocean Note Specifications Revealed

There's also a secondary display just like the LG V20. And here we are with news stating that the Taiwan-based smartphone making brand HTC is all set to unveil their latest smartphone HTC U Ultra very shortly. As some fans would recall, HTC Note was proclaimed to be a high-end phablet (phone-tablet) which will feature a curved screen with premium quality cameras .

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Game Will Get Two Physical PC Releases; Contents & Features Revealed

Retail versions will come with 4 discs, high-quality packaging, and a digital copy for the Xbox One version of Halo Wars 2! We don't doubt that many of you will play Halo Wars 2 for tens of hours (maybe hundreds?), and THQ Nordic has just revealed something that might give you even less time away from the game.

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Modder Shows Resident Evil 7 Demo Played In Third-Person

As if playing the game in VR mode is not intensive enough, Capcom wants to make sure the players feels like they have been transported into the Baker's house by releasing a new Resident Evil 7 candle. Attack of the Fanboy was able to get the information about the new "Resident Evil" 7: Biohazard game difficulty and it has been said to be higher than expected.

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Facebook wants to work more closely with journalists

The Facebook Journalism Project is made up of several smaller projects - each of which Facebook is working on with a variety of media partners on different projects, including The Washington Post, Fox News, Germany's BILD and Spain's El Pais.

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Honda Prepping Hybrid Pickup Truck

While it built Accord Hybrids for the 2014 and 2015 model years in its OH assembly plant, that variant was moved back to Japan for the hybrid sedan's 2017 model year. This year, Honda plans to reveal two remaining models of the series which are the Clarity Electric and the Clarity Plug-In Hybrid. Those vehicles collectively seed each of the three segments, meaning Honda might not pioneer a new type of hybrid-unless it's in the Ridgeline.

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TwitchCon 2017 Set For October 2017: What We Know So Far

The company also points to the design of the convention center itself, the "150 restaurants in a 10-block radius", and its proximity to three airports, as key factors. Twitch is the world's leading social video platform and community for gamers. The show often brings with it announcements of new features for the gaming live-streaming site, which has over 100 million users a month.

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Here's How You Can Win a Date With Idris Elba

Can Lead, a charity that aims to empower and educate girls in Africa. Idris Elba wants to grab some champagne with you on Valentine's Day. "Please sign up. 'And you know what? I'll let you pound my yams. "Now", Elba continues, "we'll get things started off with cocktails or perhaps champagne". The page states: 'You can talk about anything you want to: movies, music, your deepest desires.

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Huawei Honor 6X smartphone to be exclusively sold on Amazon India

It has the information regarding its launch. Honor 6X will be available in gold, silver, grey, blue, and rose gold colour at a price of 999 yuan (approximately Rs 9,999) for the 3GB/ 32GB model, 1299 yuan (approximately Rs 12,990) for the 4GB/32GB model, and 1599 yuan (approximately Rs 15,990) for the 4GB/64GB model.

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Trump son-in-law Kushner to take senior White House role

Kushner, 35, who is married to Trump's daughter Ivanka, is taking the post after receiving legal counsel that doing so would not violate US anti-nepotism law, transition officials said. The Democrats also asked for a further review of Kushner's potential financial conflicts of interest. Meanwhile, Kushner will step down as chief executive of Kushner Companies and publisher of the Observer and will not have any involvement in either.

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OPEC Crude Overhang To Disappear In 3rd Quarter 2017- S&P

We are going to see the Trump Administration sharply change USA energy policy, although most impacts won't materialize for several years. "But of course, not only does this assume that both OPEC and non-OPEC producers do indeed stick to their individual production quotas, which would be no mean feat given their history of producing above their targets, but also that U.S.

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Platinum Games disappointed by Scalebound cancellation

PlatinumGames CEO, Kenichi Sato, has now posted a statement regarding the cancellation of Scalebound . Microsoft declined to give detailed reasons for the game's closure, citing "business decisions" in a statement to us earlier in the week.

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Singapore jails, fines Swiss bank's ex-manager in 1MDB case

On 22 December, Yeo was sentenced to 30 months in jail, which his lawyer advised he would challenge. He faces seven other charges involving cheating, money laundering and forgery. Investigations into the scandal over the hundreds of millions of assets in the 1MDB wealth fund are underway in at least six other countries, including Switzerland and the United States.

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Nokia 6 first Android Nougat smartphone might see a global rollout soon

Three days ago we saw the first Nokia-branded Android smartphone - Nokia 6 being quietly announced in China at 1699 CNY (Rs 16,739). While it is official that Nokia 6 will take its first steps in the Chinese market, the other launch locations are being widely discussed and predicted by tech experts.

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Disney unveils new streaming box for children

It's called Disney Kids TV . What is the Disney Kids TV, what can it do and when is it coming to the UK? Not only does the Disney Kids TV have vibrant Disney themes (I saw two for Frozen , one for Mickey Mouse, but the final version will have many more), but it also offers streamlined menus, built-in Disney content, and a totally ad-free experience.

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Razer Offering $25000 Reward for Stolen CES Laptop Prototypes

When it enters the immersive mode, two of the screens slide out to the sides with aluminum hinges to hold it in place. "We have filed the necessary reports and are now working with the show management as well as law enforcement to address this issue", he said.

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Lenovo P2 4GB RAM

One of them will provide a discount of up to Rs 2000 if you're willing to trade in an old low-end device. The initial Lenovo P1 came in with a 5000mAh battery unit and to show that the new Lenovo P2 is an upgrade, the Chinese OEM went for a 5100mAh unit.

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WhatsApp Beta Update for Android Includes GIF Search

It is expected that the update bringing these features will arrive for other users in a few days. WhatsApp has released a new update to its beta users for Android which enables them to search for GIFs from within the app as well as has increased the number of media items that users can share at once from 10 to 30.

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Gears of War 4 gets third title update

The new characters themselves will be the first wave of Legacy Characters, like Armored Anya and Sam in their Gears of War 3 outfits. Over 260 new cards will also be introduced to play, offering up new skin sets across a variety of categories.

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What's next for Dylann Roof after death sentence?

Many advocates for criminal justice reform object to the death sentence, even for a crime as shocking as Roof's. "In my confession to the Federal Bureau of Investigation I told them that I had to do it, and obviously that's not really true".


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