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Andy Rubin's "Essential" Smartphone Makes an Appearance at GFXBench

All of that said if this is indicative of where the Essential is heading with a top of the line processor, 4 GB of RAM, 2K-ish display and the other rumours about bezel-less design seems to indicate that if this is Andy's latest and greatest they are definitely targeting the higher end of the market.

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AI, bots might dominate Facebook's 2017 F8 developer conference

Facebook has also come under fire for the role that "fake news" played in the 2016 presidential election. "Think Pokemon Go but on steroids", USA Today reported, adding that Facebook's AR lenses (glasses or contact lenses) won't likely be available for a few years, but that the company is working to incorporate the experience into our phones as much as possible and in some unexpected ways for the time being.

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Samsung: S8 Pre-orders Surpass Previous Models

The newly launched flagship smartphones from Samsung i.e. the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus are undoubtedly one of the stunning looking devices which we have seen in a long time . In the United States and some other markets, the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus smartphones will hit store shelves on 21st of April. Samsung CEO of the Galaxy S8's iris recognition Mark Clifton, stated that Federal Bureau of Investigation utilizes 13 points of identification per fingerprint, which 10 ...

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Man accused of stealing more than 100 cellphones at Coachella

Police are warning people attending the giant Coachella music festival in the Southern California desert to take measures to safeguard their cellphones. A 36-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of stealing more than 100 cellphones during the Coachella Art and Music Festival, officials said Monday.

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Microsoft set for HUGE E3 reveal, as VR plans laid bare

Digital Foundry's report on the Xbox Project Scorpio revealed that Microsoft delivered on its promise of the device being "the most powerful console ever", with a 6 teraflop Polaris GPU that is 1.4 times more powerful than what is found in rival Sony's PlayStation 4 Pro.

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New Audi e-tron Concept to Debut at Shanghai 2017

The E-Tron Sportback is powered by three electric motors - one on the front axle, and two on the rear - providing a total 320 kW (429 horsepower), with a boost mode that ups that output to 370 kW (496 hp). Additionally the car's driving range was rated at an impressive 500 kilometers (311 miles). Step forward yet another Audi e-tron electric concept - heading for a debut at the Shanghai Motor Show.

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Geely's Lynk Showing Off 03 and 01 Concepts at Shanghai Auto Show

The included warranty and data are just two more elements of the company's plan to completely change the way people buy, use, and experience cars. It's being displayed with Link's 01 crossover, which was introduced as a concept vehicle in October in Berlin.

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United Airlines changes policy after dragging man from flight

In a statement released three days ago, United Airlines said: "This disgusting situation has provided a harsh learning experience from which we will take immediate, concrete action". The Chicago-based company's shares rose $1.70, or 2.5 percent, to close at $70.77. United Airlines could be bracing for impact from its PR ordeal. "But it takes some time for the perception to catch up with the reality".

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The Nokia 9 may look even better than the Galaxy S8

The first thing that Nokia users can do is enjoy the shortcuts from the home screen, its a very useful functionality when doing simple tasks. As of now, the said smartphone runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. The Nokia 6 is now exclusively available for buyers in China and the company behind the brand, HMD has confirmed that they will be launching the smartphone around the globe in the second quarter of 2017.

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Moving Stocks: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD), Ford Motor Co. (F)

According to their predictions High & Low revenue estimates are 36.92 Billion and 31.95 Billion respectively. Its sales stood at -6.60% a year on average in the period of last five years. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . has a 52 week low of $2.60 and a 52 week high of $15.55. The Company has 941.40 million shares outstanding and 935.34 million shares were floated in market.

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Google Earth re-invented for new era

However, in 2004, Google acquired the app and renamed it Google Earth in 2005. Then, the company has also been developing stand-alone virtual tours and augmented reality museum experiences, and the company might have incorporated such kind of a VR experience into its Google Earth app as well.

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Verizon exclusive Wear24 smartwatch details arrive, launching on May 11

As per a new Press Release, the Wear 24 would be available for purchase online, and through Verizon retail stores, on May 11. That watch was the Wear24, an Android Wear 2.0 powered device that was supposed to arrive in March. Verizon Wear24 is going to be available in three colors black, silver and gold. The watch faces are also designed specifically to change in tandem with the location.

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Germany urges Turkey to talk to opposition after referendum win

State Department had echoed the concerns raised by the OSCE, with spokesman Mark Toner pointing to "observed irregularities" on voting day and "an uneven playing field" during the campaign. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the result showed that "Turkish society is deeply divided" and called for the Turkish government to engage in "respectful dialogue" with all political entities.

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Korea accuses US of creating situation for nuke war

Mr Pence told reporters Mr Trump is hopeful China would use its "extraordinary levers" to pressure the North to abandon its weapons programme, a day after the North's failed missile test launch. He went on to say that "the DPRK is ready to react to any mode of war desired by the U.S". "This is a very risky path", Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said at a news conference in Moscow .

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (HPE) Now Covered by Analysts at Tigress Financial

The company has a market cap of $29.82 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.76 and a beta of 3.05. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.50, for a total value of $738,393.50. First National Bank & Trust Co. of Newtown raised its stake in shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 0.3% in the first quarter. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 474,245 shares of the company's stock, valued at $10,627,830.45.

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Switch sells 906000 units in March in the U

Perhaps Nintendo has finally learned its lessons from the whole Wii U debacle. The Nintendo Switch sales are going on strong. While that might sound like good news especially for the Nintendo Switch players, some fans are left feeling confuse as to why the developer choose to do that.

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The Internet Is Gratified: 'April The Giraffe' Gives Birth On Popular Livestream

April the Giraffe, who in a few short months became a global media sensation, gave birth to a boy on Saturday - drawing a mammoth audience on YouTube to rank among the most-viewed live events ever on the video service. The park has launched a campaign for the public to help name the calf. The park says the money will be used to help with giraffe conservation efforts and continued improvements at Animal Adventure Park.

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Cleveland Killing, Steve Stephens Manhunt Leads Facebook to Review Its Video Policy

Police across the United States are hunting 37-year-old Steve Stephens after footage showed 74-year-old Robert Godwin Sr being approached - apparently at random - before he was shot dead. "We don't know why", Williams said. I am sorry that all of this has happened. Mr Godwin was just walking down the street in Cleveland , Ohio when Stephens pulled up to him in his vehicle and filmed the entire interaction on his phone.

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US defense chief says NKorea 'recklessly tried to provoke'

American President Donald Trump has said that the U.S. "strongly condemns the terrorist attack" in Egypt on 9 April where two churches in Alexandria and Tanta were hit by suicide bombers. Mattis' second trip to the region since taking office in January will include stops in Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Israel, Qatar and Djibouti, according to an official statement.

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Grizzlies coach David Fizdale goes off on refs following Game 2 loss

Leonard shot all four of the Spurs free throws in the final quarter while the Grizzlies were limited to one on a three-point play by Marc Gasol. Mike Conley added 13 points for Memphis but didn't score after the eight-minute mark of the second quarter.

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New details of iPhone 8 with vertically configured double camera

The leak shows that the iPhone 8 could measure 137.54 mm in height and 67.54 mm in width. The iPhone 8 (the 2018 version of the potential device) may have an OLED display provided by LG Display. Apple iPhone 8 is said to come with a radical new design given the year 2017 marks the 10th anniversary of iPhones. Apple clearly has big plans for the iPhone 8 , which is being depicted through a series of leaks and rumors.

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Cleveland police look for suspect who posted of killing on Facebook

Police said he is driving a white Ford Fusion with temporary tags E363630. The video, eventually removed by Facebook, showed Stephens getting out of a vehicle and walking up to Godwin and shooting him in the head. The motive behind the attack is now unknown, though Stephens spoke in the video of a recent breakup with his girlfriend. Authorities urge the public to call police with any information on the Stephens' whereabouts.

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Samsung's Galaxy S8 is better than Apple's iPhone 7 for business

In fact, Samsung also apparently showed off its "Foldable Valley" device to select experts. When Samsung launched the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ smartphones, the device received favorable reviews. You've probably heard that Samsung smartphone batteries have proved to have a less than acceptable level of safety. AT&T has been offering the Active versions of Galaxy S flagships for years and this year is expected to be no different.

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Daughter: Facebook murder victim was gentle man

Stephens worked at Beech Brook , a social services agency in suburban Cleveland that deals with vulnerable young people. Kortemeyer says she hopes that Steve Stephens is "arrested as soon as possible" and that no one else is harmed.

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Concept A Sedan previews Mercedes' clean new style

There are still some touches of the current Mercedes design language, as well. The lower apron meanwhile, appears to be inspired by the A-wing design seen on Mercedes-AMG models, albeit with a diamond pattern for the mesh. The latter is now produced and sold exclusively in China, but BMW officials say it is likely to be offered globally when the third-generation 1 Series is launched in 2019.

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The Nintendo Switch is the Fastest Selling Console in Nintendo History

Although pricing for the rumored Switch Mini wasn't shared, the Citigroup analysts did predict that it could sell 6.7 million units in the twelve months through March 2019 - the ending of Nintendo's FY2018. That will culminate in the launch of the first Mario game for the Switch - "Super Mario Odyssey" - during the holiday shopping season. Nintendo Switch has sold around 906,000 units and Breath of the Wild has sold around 925,000 copies; can you notice something? Demand is so high that ...

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Samsung's Bixby voice assistant delayed

While Samsung didn't give the BBC a launch date for English Bixby , the Journal's source stated a late-May date was likely. According to a new report , Samsung's Bixby assistant is expected to launch in Germany in the fourth quarter of 2017.

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Mobile Just Bought a Massive Amount of Spectrum

A Verizon Communications (VZ) bid for T-Mobile appears less likely, says a JPMorgan report, but Deutsche Bank disagrees. Wireless providers that acquired low-band spectrum in the auction will have as many as 12 years to begin using that bandwidth for services, although Legere said T-Mobile expects to begin "lighting up" its new airwave holdings later this year.

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You can help name April the giraffe's calf

Grab while you can! April the Giraffe gave birth to a healthy male calf shortly before 10 a.m. EDT Saturday in an enclosed pen at Animal Adventure Park. A look at April's calf standing for the first time :April has her own website and even an apparel line. On Saturday morning, more than 1.2 million were watching the live feed.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Looks Like Galaxy S8 But Just Bigger

While it's unclear why Samsung is calling the handset Cruiser internally, SamMobile argues it might have something to do with its size and a possible big battery. Meanwhile, Samsung made it known that the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus Android smartphones will come along with an iris scanner technology. An artist named Benjamin Geskin has created a conceptual image of the Samsung Galaxy Note8, based on the design lines of the recently introduced Galaxy S8.

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Nintendo sold more Zelda games than Switch consoles in March

Perhaps Nintendo has finally learned its lessons from the whole Wii U debacle. Early adopters of the Nintendo Switch do not need to worry there too much. Indeed, there was a limited edition of Breath of the Wild that contained some rare swag (specifically a Sheikah Slate carrying case, a Sheikah Eye collectible coin, the Relic of Hyrule: Calamity Ganon Tapestry and weather-worn map, and a soundtrack CD).

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United to stop staff from taking seats of boarded passengers

To make matters worse, United issued a statement two days later, after a video of the incident had gone viral, that's a masterclass in passive-aggressive corporate buck-passing, attached to a report that called Dao "belligerent". The ordeal led to demonstrations at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport and turned into a public relations disaster for United Airlines . The couple said they were then forcibly removed by an air marshal.

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YouTube channel showing giraffe birth 2nd most live-viewed

There is also a petition to name the giraffe baby after the real-life son of a SC woman who donned a giraffe mask during her pregnancy in mock tribute to April. (AP) - The long-awaited arrival of April the giraffe's baby has made Animal Adventure Park the second most live-viewed channel in YouTube's history. April and the baby will be introduced to the public when the park opens for the season next month.

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Samsung Elec's Q1 OP near $9 bn on strong chip sales

Revenue for the quarter rose 0.4 per cent to 50 trillion won, compared with analysts' forecast of 49.4 trillion won. The Korean tech giant posted its earnings estimate for the first quarter of this year, with sales amounting to 50 trillion won, or roughly 44 billion USA dollars.

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'Know your place': Turkey's Erdogan chides international election observers

The main opposition party rejected the result and called for the vote to be annulled. Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Simsek told Reuters on Monday he expected the "noise" between Ankara and Europe should die down after the European elections cycle.