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The End of Google Nexus

By producing both the hardware and Android software , Google is making a more direct assault on Apple and its tightly controlled ecosystem. The search giant is opening a popup shop in Google at 96 Sprint St.in NY beginning on October 20 called "Made by Google ".

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Gary Johnson's own VP pick pretty much just endorsed Hillary Clinton

Asked repeatedly if he felt there was a "moral equivalence" between deaths caused by the USA and those by Assad, Johnson said he did: "Well no, of course not-we're so much better than all that", Johnson said sarcastically. "We are drawing 50-50 [from the two major parties], but that's before people hear everything I have to say about Mr. Trump for the next seven weeks", Weld said.

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Google Assistant opens to apps in December, and hardware makers next year

Google announced that its Home smart speaker will be available for preorder starting immediately, and will ship on November 4. for $129. Google, in taking a leaf from Apple's playbook to design both hardware and software from the ground up, gives itself a chance to break through in this second leg of the hardware relay race and lead the next one.

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Google's Pixel Phones Rumored To Come To AT&T

But, what about the timely software and security updates? However, the monthly security updates will directly come from Google for all the models. Buy it from Verizon - Google's exclusive USA partner - and Verizon will be the one handling system updates, creating something of a two-tier system.

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Google wants to make your Home smarter

The speakers can be used for entertainment, looking up information, or planning schedules. When you say Google Cast, it's the idea of sending content or media from a device like computer, phone , or tablet to a bigger display, TV, or speakers.

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Google moving into "Hardware" as the Internet of things Era takes hold

Unlocked phones that work on other wireless networks will be available at Google's online store. Amazon has a huge, let me repeat that, HUGE, leg up on Google with the Echo . You've also got touch controls where these lights appear to turn up and down volumes on music playback, so at least you won't be talking to your Home all the time.

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How popular is Dak Prescott? He's now taking pictures with babies

Torrey Smith got behind the Dallas defense and Gabbert launched a pass his way that could have been a go-ahead touchdown if he had thrown it well. Elliott, who carried 23 times, rushed for more than 100 yards for a second straight game and has 412 rushing yards for the season.

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Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) Price Target Raised to $950.00 at Morgan Stanley

The company stock was initiated at Buy, wrote analysts at Guggenheim, in a research note issued to clients on Friday September 30, 2016. The stock volatility for week was 1.22% while for month was 1.35%.The stock, as of last close, traded 78.14% to its 52 week low and was changed 0.24% from its 52 week high.

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Google's new phones won't solve Android's fundamental problems (GOOG)

Google is still trying hard to be hardware company, and it is hoping this latest effort will be taken more seriously. Specification wise, Google's latest smartphones are pretty much in line with Apple's latest iPhone 7/iPhone 7 Plus and Samsung's Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, offering similar camera performance and both having and lacking some of the features , like IP67/68 rating.

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Wal-Mart boosts e-commerce over more brick-and-mortar stores

The world's biggest retailer said it would slow investment in new stores and steer funds to e-commerce, technology and store remodels. With those investments in mind, Wal-Mart, No. Wal-Mart is the second-largest US online retailer, with $12.5 billion in sales in the past year, compared with the $83.0 billion in online sales Amazon generated during the same period.

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Facebook Releases New 'Events' App for iPhone

There's also an interactive map where places hosting events are marked, along with a calendar that lets you check which days have events and which are free. Most of the time, I forget the functionality is there and only check out events if I'm directly invited; I suspect that's the same for many of Facebook's users.

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AFSA urges changes to CFPB's proposed small dollar rule

These new rules require clear disclosures, limit fees and interest rates and increase fraud protection. Prepaid cards are one of the fastest-growing consumer financial products in the U.S. "It's gratifying to know that prepaid can now move to a level playing field that can better serve consumers while allowing the entire industry to move past the period of regulatory uncertainty".

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Verizon, Not Google, Will Handle System Updates For Their Pixel Phones

It seems that not only will the Pixel phones sold through Verizon come with a locked bootloader, but it has also been confirmed that the Verizon will be handling the system updates for the Pixel phones sold through the carrier. There are already full-page newspaper and magazine ads touting Verizon's "exclusivity". Ahead of the product announcements, Google CEO Sundar Pichai took to the stage to say that technology development today has reached a "seminal moment" by shifting from a ...

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Google launched new smartphone and joked about Apple

You can get Assistant with the Allo app for Android and iOS devices, but it's built into the core of Pixel phones and Home speaker. They have disclosed that it will be available before the end of this year. Mario Queroz, VP of product management at Google has also apparently said Google is looking into ways of allowing manufacturers that don't now use Cast to built the Assistant technology into their products as well.

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Google Unveils One-Size-Fits-All Font

Over time, the scope of the project grew as Google expanded the number of languages included and brought in specialists for help with specific scripts. The standard is now up to version 9.0, and the companies will continue to work together to add scripts from each new standard to the Noto library. 'There are some characters you can only see on stones.

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US court reinstates Apple win over Samsung in patent case

A USA appeals court has reinstated a $119.6 million award for Apple in a long-running smartphone design patent dispute with rival Samsung . Instead, it ordered the trial judge to consider whether the judgment should be increased based on any intentional infringement by Samsung .

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Is your Microsoft Surface's battery still troublesome? New drivers try another fix

Particularly given the reference to Windows 10 in the invite, the event could also include news from Microsoft's hardware partners, showcasing the features of Microsoft's operating system. The battery was a primary concern for the previous model and Microsoft is sure to rectify the issue. You can also manually download and install the drivers for the Surface Pro 4, the Surface Book , and the Surface 3 Wi-Fi.

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Google launches its Pixel smartphone and VR headset

LKR 95,279) and the 5.5-inch Pixel XL being $769 (Approx. It's hoping that when a buyer compares something like a Samsung Galaxy S7 to its new Pixel phone , they'll choose the latter because of its hardware and software features. Look up traffic on the way home from work or when the nearest pharmacy closes. As we reported earlier, sources also say that Google is also planning to drop the Nexus branding.

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Google Home could give Echo a run for the money

Google WiFi is a router that concentrates on bringing the light of WiFi to the darkest, most isolated reaches of the home. Google Home is currently available on the Google Store for $129, and it looks like the update to the Google Cast Google Home app is rolling out now.

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Google to announce new phones, gadgets

The speaker itself has a range of about 10 to 15 feet, according to Google , so its mics should be able to cover most medium-sized rooms, though I didn't get a chance to test it out at a distance. Plug the power cable into Google Home . Google says Home will be available in the United Kingdom "in the future", although that's as much detail as we have right now.

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Jeep wants the Grand Wagoneer to be America's Range Rover

Now, according to a report from Auto Express , Jeep may target the high-end luxury SUV segment with a Jeep Grand Wagoneer priced around $1,40,000 (INR 93,11,043.00) in the USA. The Wagoneer was axed back in the late 90s. At the Paris Auto Show, Jeep boss Mike Manley told Auto Express that the company's upcoming, range-topping SUV will enter the premium SUV market for the first time and could set US buyers back by as much as $140,000.

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HBO's "Westworld" | Featured Trailer of the Week

In the latest trailer for the series, it's more clear than ever that Dolores is actually one of the android hosts of the park's creator, Dr. Robert Ford (Sir Anthony Hopkins). The hosts also may not harm any human being, a rule present in nearly every tale of man versus machine. Abrams, who is an executive producer on Westworld , admitted the series may be "too intense" for some viewers.

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Comcast's 1 TB data caps are coming

Comcast is bringing data caps to a bunch of new cities beginning November 1, roughly doubling the number of markets where it imposes data limits and overage fees. There are many Comcast users who will probably not agree with the company's definition of fairness. "This data plan is based on a principle of fairness".

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Google targets living rooms with Home speaker

Google Home is also basically a Chromecast Audio device, allowing users to send tunes from their phone to the Google Home's speakers. Mr Queiroz is the brain behind the original Chromecast, which is a promising sign for the Amazon Echo competitor.

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Green Signal for Bollywood Films Starring Pakistani Artists?

Recently, the Indian Motion Pictures Producers Association passed a resolution banning Pakistani artists and technicians from working in the nation's film industry. "Indian hackers have only replied after observing malicious intention of Pakistani hackers". Techies across the border targeted Indian sites. "They are also trying to circulate fake links and videos claiming that India never carried out surgical strike", said Kislay Chaudhary, a cyber crime expert.

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Hyundai reveals nitrous-fed Santa Fe

The engine will also be helped in this regard with the addition of a Bisimoto custom twin-turbo kit, new injectors, exhaust system, custom camshafts and the ability to run on flex fuel. Chassis tweaks extends to R1 brakes comprising six-piston front and four-piston rear stoppers, 2.0 KING front coil-overs, 2.5 KING rear shocks with finned reservoir, 17-inch off-road KMC XD 301 Turbine bead-lock wheels with Mickey Thompson Baja Claw 35-inch off-road tyres and a custom suspension set-up with new ...

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Rinspeed Oasis concept: The vehicle for anti-car folk

For decades, Frank M. Rinderknech has been pushing the envelope of what a auto can do, making underwater cars, cars with drones and collapsible cars that shorten for parking. With its ability to rotate on its own axis, the Oasis is ideal for overcrowded cities. The Swiss design studio, headed by founder Frank Rinderknecht, unveiled a two-seat electric concept auto Thursday that will be presented to the general public in January at the CES consumer electronics fair in Las Vegas.

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New phone, new branding, new marketing

Some believe that the phone may arrive in blue and silver. Of course, like the Nexus range before it, the new Pixel is primarily a trojan horse for what Google really cares about - its platform and software products. "There's no unsightly camera bump", hardware chief Rick Osterloh said to laughter from the audience at the phone's debut, alluding to the iPhone's raised camera, a feature lamented by some design aficionados.

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Profit booking pulls equity markets lower

The headline index, which opened at 28,129 against the previous day's close of 28,106, hit an intraday high of 28,155 and low of 27,964. Both indexes were set for their best weekly gain since the week ended September 9. Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is expected to be the first blue chip firm to come out with its results on October 13. The gauge had lost 228.34 points in the previous two sessions.

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Walmart plans to slow new store openings, focus more on e-commerce

Instead, Walmart said it would work to increase sales by ramping up growth in its online division and squeezing more business out of its roughly 4,600 USA stores. Walmart and Jet.com.com will remain separate brands from a front-end perspective, and the recent acquisition won't have any appreciable impact on the upcoming holiday season, said David Spitz, CEO of ChannelAdvisor.

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Zach Randolph will come off bench for Memphis this season

The two-time All-Star Randolph, who posted averages of 15.3 points per game and 7.8 rebounds per game in 2015-16, has been highly regarded throughout his 15-year career as one of the NBA's top blue-collar post-up brutes. And I'm not saying I won't play them together throughout the year, because some of these teams are so bruising that, yeah, there will be moments throughout the game that I have to match up both of my big guys against theirs.

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Carl Gregory death: Two charged with murder

Paramedics declared him dead at the scene in Broadstairs, Kent, and police have launched an investigation. "I love you so much, I wanna be with you, I'm sorry I didn't try harder". Another pal Dan Twyman added: "It was only a few weeks back we was reminiscing old school memories, global gathering as well as other memories with you and I can't believe what has happened".

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Samsung's posts $7 billion profit despite Note 7 recall

One of the most extreme reports of damage allegedly caused by the Note 7 involved a phone catching fire when charging in a Jeep, which sent the auto up in flames. Samsung , in its response, said it could not retrieve the device and could not confirm whether the incident involved a new Note 7 . It remains to be seen whether the recall will loom over the South Korean tech giant for the next year, with a new report of a Note 7 battery explosion on a U.S.

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'Westworld' Review: What If Everyone Is a Robot Except You?

Created by Jonathan Nolan (younger brother of Christopher Nolan and co-writer of Interstellar ) and his wife, Lisa Joy , the television series is a remake of the 1973 movie of the same name. For more than 30 years, visitors have paid exorbitant immerse themselves in the Westworld universe, where every detail and scenario - including those involving androids "hosts" that can not be distinguished people - have been planned, written and executed by a team of brilliant scientists and ...

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Google phones target Apple but could leave Samsung vulnerable

Google claims the Pixel phones have the best camera in the market with a 12.3Megapixel camera on the rear and an8 Megapixel front-facing camera. However, while we don't see any problems with Google's suite of services working with grey imported Pixels, you probably won't get to enjoy the 24/7 live support that Google has promised.