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Apple unveils new smartwatch, says it is world's top watch

The Series 3 comes in silver, space grey and gold aluminium finishes as well as silver and space black stainless steel - those cases are slightly heavier, so the aluminium is a smarter choice if you're exercising regularly. Apple also expressed its interest in measuring heart arrhythmia, or abnormal heart rhythms, via its Apple Heart Study partnership with the medical community.

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Qualcomm's takes a subtle shot at Apple, gets its facts wrong

Qualcomm Technologies has enabled some notable world firsts on Android, and some remain Android exclusives to this day. At the time, Qualcomm dismissed Apple's accusation. It smelled rushed and poorly-put-together - a shame, considering that Qualcomm is indeed one of the most important players in the field, and has more than one thing it can rightfully take credit for.

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Snapchat Now Lets You Animate Your Bitmoji Character in the Real World

It's an update to Snapchat's World Lenses feature, which allows users to integrate filters and cartoon characters into the real world. Snapchat is pushing further into augmented reality (AR) using Bitmoji - a product that enables users to create self-styled cartoon avatars - which parent company Snap acquired for a reported $100 million past year.

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Sen. Franken to Apple: How Safe Is Face ID Really?

Of course there will be questions about privacy. A day after Apple announced facial recognition system to unlock iPhone X , a USA senator has written a letter to CEO Tim Cook, conveying concerns on users' privacy and security . It's worth noting that it wasn't just average Joes who balked at the iPhone X's $1,000 price tag, either. In 2016, Apple famously faced off with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and then-director James Comey over an iPhone used in a terrorist attack in San ...

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FaceID doesn't have any issue, says Apple

Wireless charging , augmented reality support, and facial recognition technology - albeit without mapping your full features - are all apparent in the current marketplace. We'll have to see if that becomes an issue or not. Franken not only described his reservations, but also sought further particulars on how the facial recognition tool works and its implications.

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Apple clears the air, Face ID didn't fail during iPhone X presentation

Franken is the ranking member of the Senate subcommittee on privacy, technology, and the law. Frankin requested that Apple respond to ten detailed question topics by October 13. According to a report in appleinsider.com on Thursday, Senator Al Franken (Democrat-Minnesota) has asked several questions related to Apple's implementation of Face ID technology.

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Watch the many explosions that led to SpaceX's successful rocket landings

Along with each clip is a caption explaining why the landing failed. In March of 2013, SpaceX first announced that they'd be equipping Falcon 9 first stages to land after takeoff. SpaceX made its first successful drone ship landing in April 2016. Since its first successful landing in December 2015, SpaceX has only crashed three of the rockets that it meant to land.

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Blizzard: Overwatch development is slowed by fighting toxic players

He is aware that some players suggest not even bothering to file a report because nothing will come of it, but Kaplan says "nothing could be further from the truth". "The community needs to take a deep look inwards, and consider: I'm playing this game because I want to have fun, and the other people, the other team, they want to have fun as well." he said.

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Doom To Arrive On Switch Just In Time Foe The Holidays

Yes, really. Doom will be out later this year, and Wolfenstein II will follow in 2018. Doom for Nintendo Switch trailer can be seen in the Nintendo Direct video starting at 25:46 . Due to size constraints as well, only the single-player campaign is on the game card. During the latest Nintendo Direct, DOOM and Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus were also revealed as upcoming titles for the play-anywhere/anytime system.

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Asus Zenfone 4 Selfie Pro

All of them will be available exclusively via Flipkart . As expected, Asus launched three new selfie-centric smartphones today in India . This is the special discount for Asus Fans on the Flipkart Sale. Asus has chose to kickstart this new generation of its smartphones with the selfie-centric trio. The phones are upgradeable to Android O, the company has announced.

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Project Octopath Traveller Demo Available Now

Project Octopath Traveler: What Is It All About? The first thing that stands out from the Project Octopath Traveler trailer is the RPG's so-called "2D-HD" graphics, which downright look wonderful. Each character is equipped with different skills that, according to Nintendo, will help them carve out their own paths as the story progresses. Project Octopath Traveler (working title) launches in 2018 for Nintendo Switch, while the demo will be up today.

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Pixel 2 XL possibly revealed in FCC filing

The report by Android Police notes that while owners in United States and Canada have a higher likelihood of their devices being replaced with Pixel smartphones , some in the UK still receive refurbished Nexus 6P devices and it seems that everyone in Australia is receiving a 6P as a warranty replacement.

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What's new with the Apple Watch and TV

There's also a variety of new bands available, including a lighter, stretchy band for sports wear. The Series 1 Apple Watch's cost will drop to $249 (Rs. Apparently, the Apple watch will make you healthier as the company will spy your heartbeat and probably detect if your heart goes faster when you pass the Apple store.

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Two new Pokémon revealed for Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon

During the presentation, it was revealed that the mysterious Pokemon shown on the packages of Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon are in fact Necrozma. Lastly, Nintendo announced that digital versions of the original Pokemon Gold and Silver on the virtual console will release on September 22. This is all big news, and it's looking like Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon are going to be the most in-depth "third version" we've ever had.

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Ryan trustees bail plea: Victim's father intervenes in Bombay HC

Another revelation has it that Ashok Kumar, the prime accused in the case, carried the victim to the auto in which he was rushed to the hospital after the incident. After his arrest, police collected his blood and semen samples for the DNA test. The Police arrested the accused Conductor (Ashok) in the night. "Some other pieces of evidence were also tampered with", Khirwar said.

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Here are all the product trailers Apple released yesterday

The cellular technology allows users to stay connected even when they are away from their iPhone . The Series 3 uses a new dual-core S3 chip that Apple says is 70% faster than last year's version - something borne out during my hands-on time with the watch on Tuesday.

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Last-Ditch GOP Effort to Repeal Obamacare Unveiled in the Senate

Seven weeks after the GOP drive to uproot Obama's 2010 health care law crashed in the Senate, two Republican senators, Lindsey Graham of SC and Louisiana's Bill Cassidy , were releasing their plan for trying again. That's when authority to pass a bill without Democratic votes expires. Chris Murphy of CT and Ohio's Sherrod Brown. "Even if it starts with very few strings attached ...

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Cassini: 20-Year Mission to Saturn Nears Grand Finale

Navigators will also be analyzing this information in the hopes of confirming that Cassini is precisely on track and ready to plunge into Saturn at the designated time, location, and altitude. Cassini's fuel tank is nearly empty, and its objectives have been accomplished many times over since its 2004 arrival at Saturn following a seven-year journey.

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HTC is developing a U11 Life under the Android One program

The term Android One has actually vanished from the market for a while until the company launched the Pixel smartphones past year. It was called one of the failed programs from Google. The HTC U11 Life is actually an anticipated mid-range version of the early flagship HTC U11 smartphone, with some moderate hardware specification under the hood.

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Prisoners Escape On Hurricane-Hit British Island

Five people died and severe damage occurred on multiple islands. Virgin founder Richard Branson is picking up the pieces on his private island after Hurricane Irma brought massive devastation to parts of the Caribbean. Briton Claudia Knight said her partner Leo Whitting, 38, was stranded on the island of Tortola in the British Virgin Islands archipelago. "This will help get water, food, shelter and power to those left devastated by Hurricane Irma", she added.

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Nintendo Switch Mobile App Update Makes Voice Chat Slightly Less Bad

Its new update, 1.1.0, now lets you chat while using other apps or while your phone's screen is switched off. Seriously, though, it's troubling that it's taken Nintendo this long to introduce a feature that should have been there from day one.

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Hurricane Irma Hits Florida Sunday Morning

St. Martin and St. Barts also escaped further damage from Jose, as French state meteorological agency Météo-France said Sunday the second hurricane took "a passage which was farther away than anticipated". Terrified Cubans who rode out Irma in coastal towns - after it made landfall on Friday as a maximum-strength Category 5 storm on the Camaguey archipelago - reported "deafening" winds, uprooted trees and power lines, and blown rooftops.

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Apple removes iOS app management from iTunes on Windows 10

Apple is finally taking action to trim that mammoth piece of software that iTunes has become over the years, pivoting it back to its original mission: an app for music. iTunes's increasingly cluttered interface is partially a symptom of becoming the single app for storing your music library and syncing apps to your phone.

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Frankfurt Motor Show: Toyota Land Cruiser

As a result of these changes, the Land Cruiser Prado is now longer than the previous model. Of course, the Land Cruiser Prado hasn't forgotten its off-road roots, and Toyota specifically redesigned the hood, front fenders, and bumpers to provide more visibility and better approach/departure angles.

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Star Wars Battlefront 2: 8 Major New Details You Need To Know

The " Star Wars: Battlefront 2" beta will also come with five to nine emotes for soldiers although it is unclear if there will be emotes for heroes. Besides, according to Gaming Bolt , the " Star Wars Battlefront 2" will also feature the first appearance of the LAAT or the Low Altitude Assault Transport vehicle which will move round and round like the usual U-Wing from the Scarif .

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Russian and United States astronauts arrive at ISS

The capsule blasted off from the Russian manned space launch facility in Kazakhstan and docked with the orbiting laboratory about five and a half hours later at 0255 GMT Wednesday. This marks the first long-term increase in crew size on the US segment from three to four, allowing NASA to maximize time dedicated to research. The American space agency halted its own manned launches to the ISS in 2011 but recently moved to increase its crew complement aboard the orbital lab as the Russians cut ...

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The Swedish Solar Telescope Found the Sun's Largest Flare in 12 Years

The sunny side of planet Earth had all of its Global Positioning System communications temporarily knocked out September 6 after the sun emitted two massive solar flares, showering the planet with radiation storms. The collected information from the solar flare can be channeled in to a number of billions of pounds of the weather industry of the space to well protecting satellites from the sun's dangers.

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Western Digital to win Toshiba chip unit bidding war

Apple declined to comment , while a Western Digital spokeswoman said it could not comment on details of the talks. Toshiba is now trying to offload its NAND unit with a consortium including Western Digital and another containing SK Hynix standing as the top bidders.

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Cassini's last look at Enceladus

The final targets - all repeats - include big moon Titan and little moon Enceladus, one or both of them potentially harboring life; tiny moonlets embedded in Saturn's rings; and one final color montage of Saturn and its rings. The giant planet's north pole hosts unusual, hexagon-shaped jet streams found nowhere else in the solar system. The Saturn system has been Cassini's home for 13 years, but its journey will end on 15 September.

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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Update Takes Aim at AFKers

Hopefully we hear more about PUBG's upcoming vaulting mechanic soon, so stay tuned. The game had 1.2 million concurrent players on Steam , surpassing Dota 2 in the process. "There's some seasonality to what happens with our games and there's also a pattern of updates and things that are going to drive attention, right?" "We're excited about how many people are starting to get into that genre and the opportunity for us to grow as a result, so I wouldn't worry too much about what you're ...

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Apple iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus launch

Aside from the iPhone X , Apple is also expected to unveil the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus , with designs (and prices) similar to the iPhone 7 from previous year. For the Windows PC users, you can only watch this live stream event only on Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 PCs. For those in the United Kingdom, there will be a live stream of the two-hour event at 6pm in the United Kingdom (which is 10am US Pacific time).

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Apple to unveil new smartphone amid rumours of iPhone X

Most of the features like Bezel-less screen, fingerprint-under display Gigabit LTE are expected to come with the upcoming iPhone X . Qualcomm wants to reaffirm that iPhone X does not pack distinctive technology and that the technology is already present in Android competition.

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Features That Finally Make the New Apple Watch Worth It

Though we're expecting Apple to devote much of its keynote address today to the new iPhone, the company actually kicked off the show by introducing us to Apple Watch Series 3 . It ships out on September 22. And Watch OS 4 is coming later this month. "We believe built-in cellular makes Series 3 the ultimate expression of Apple Watch ", Jeff Williams said during Apple's event.

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Apple shows new Apple TV that supports sharper TV shows and movies

Apple is also releasing some other new software and hardware. The Apple TV 4K, as the box is sure to be called informally and pretty likely to be called officially, will boast a triple-core A10X Fusion processor and 3GB of RAM, which is not a million miles away from what an iPad Pro or Mac Mini has in its innards.

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BlackBerry Priv Won't Receive Update to Nougat

Thurber noted that while the Priv was updated to Marshmallow, the amount of work required to get all the partners together behind an upgrade to Nougat was "next to impossible". This is why Thurber also confirmed that the KEYone would be receiving the Android Oreo update soon. In the times when phones with physical keyboards are rare to find, BlackBerry Priv features a slider physical QWERTY keyboard rendering a corporate look to the device.


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