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Microsoft brings Edge browser to Android, introduces Microsoft Launcher

Those interested in either Edge preview program can sign up here . The company says the app will enable Windows 10 users to sync their desktop browsing with their mobile use, picking up where they left off on either device. While not available as of yet, the Microsoft Edge for Android preview will also be available soon. Microsoft has revealed that Edge is making its way to iOS... [Full Article...]

NRA backs probe of "bump fire" stocks

NRA backs probe of Twelve of the rifles that Stephen Paddock, ... For his part, Grassley said he wanted a full investigation into the massacre in Las Vegas - where a gunman killed at least 58 and wounded almost 500 earlier this week - before he moved forward with a hearing. [Full Article...]

Flourishing North Korean art trade in China under threat from sanctions

Flourishing North Korean art trade in China under threat from sanctions Without even realizing it, Americans who purchase salmon from two major US supermarkets may have subsidized North Korea's nuclear weapons program. North Korea makes up to $500 million a year by shipping citizens overseas to work as dirt-cheap laborers. [Full Article...]

Facebook tests out info button aimed at fighting fake news

Facebook tests out info button aimed at fighting fake news The button will appear as a small "i". Facebook announced today that it is testing out a new button on certain articles shared through News Feed that users can tap to view additional information about the story without having to leave Facebook. [Full Article...]

Pokemon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon Falls into an Ultra Wormhole

Pokemon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon Falls into an Ultra Wormhole UB Burst has a head made up of a collection of curious sparks, which it can remove and make explode. UB Burst tricks targets into letting their guard down as it draws near with its amusing gait, swaying this way and that-then shocks them by blowing up its own head without warning. [Full Article...]

Woman's iPhone saves her from Vegas shooter's bullet

Woman's iPhone saves her from Vegas shooter's bullet It is not clear where the woman was when the bullet hit or how she was holding the phone, but she had been attending the Route 91 Harvest Festival. It has since emerged that the large arsenal of weapons used by Paddock was legally obtained. [Full Article...]

Xiaomi's Mi Mix 2 Will Launch in India on October 10

Xiaomi's Mi Mix 2 Will Launch in India on October 10 The Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 offers Android Nougat 7.1 out of the box with custom MiUi Version 9 on the top, which offers plenty of customizable options. Its Mi Mix device was one of the early bezel-less devices in the market. 32,300) for its 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant, CNY 3,599 (roughly Rs. 35,300) for the 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage variant, and CNY 3,999 (roughly Rs. 39,200) for the 6GB RAM/ 256GB ... [Full Article...]

Senate Intel Committee Contradicts Trump: Russia's Election Meddling Not a Hoax

Senate Intel Committee Contradicts Trump: Russia's Election Meddling Not a Hoax He said the panel has conducted more than 100 interviews lasting more than 250 hours in its nine-month-old probe, and "we now have booked for the balance of this month 25 additional interviews". Burr added that the committee's report "will present the facts". LUCAS: Burr did say, however, that the committee agrees with the report that US intelligence agencies released in January accusing R... [Full Article...]

Amazon is reportedly testing its own delivery service

Amazon is reportedly testing its own delivery service Speaking on the possibility that Amazon could squeeze these companies out, UPS CEO David Abney told CNBC in December that he doesn't think that's the case because "we have this huge infrastructure, we're investing in technology, we have a great mutual relationship with them". [Full Article...]

Russian hackers stole classified data from NSA contractor

The Wall Street Journal reported that the hackers discovered the contractor "after identifying the files through the contractor's use of a popular antivirus software made by Russia-based Kaspersky Lab". election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign. A former NSA hacker told Fox News that Kaspersky has been known in the intelligence community to have "questionable relationships". [Full Article...]

Forza Motorsport 7 VIP package changed in response to player complaints

Forza Motorsport 7 VIP package changed in response to player complaints Forza Motorsport 7 is available on Xbox One anc PC starting October 3, 2017 as Standard Edition ($59.99, £49.99, €69.99), Deluxe Edition ($79.99, £69.99, €89.99, digital only), or start three days early when you get the Ultimate Edition ($99.99, £89.99, €109.99). [Full Article...]

Brazilian Olympic Committee President Carlos Nuzman arrested

Brazilian Olympic Committee President Carlos Nuzman arrested Rio 2016 president Carlos Nuzman arrested in Leblon. The plot allegedly involved a payment of some $2 million (€1.7 million) to Diack's son before the 2009 vote in which Rio beat out bids from Chicago, Madrid and Tokyo to host the Games. [Full Article...]

Instagram Stories can now directly be shared to Facebook Stories

Instagram Stories can now directly be shared to Facebook Stories The feature had been in testing with several merchants for the last few months, but it is now being expanded in the run-up to the festive gift-giving season. Basically, Facebook is still trying to make Facebook stories happen, and quite like "fetch" it's never going to happen - Let it go Facebook. This is why Instagram now records 250 million Stories, making it the leading platform in terms of u... [Full Article...]

Google Home is getting a lot friendlier with Nest products

Google Home is getting a lot friendlier with Nest products So what does it do? You can also connect the Home Mini to any Chromecast wireless speaker if you want louder audio. Google is also collaborating with production houses such as Warner Brothers and Disney Pictures to bring customized experiences for children. [Full Article...]

Huawei Honor 9i with four cameras launched: Price, specifications and features

Huawei Honor 9i with four cameras launched: Price, specifications and features It will be coming in Midnight Black, Platinum Gold and Navy Blue color variants and features a unibody metal design. Huawei's sub-brand Honor launched a four camera smartphone in India today at an event in New Delhi. In this price segment, the Honor 9i will compete with the Moto G5s Plus and the Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro . The onboard storage is limited to 64GB which can be extended furth... [Full Article...]

US Ally Egypt Caught Sneaking $23 Million Weapons Purchase From North Korea

CNBC speculated in August that the Trump administration might be trying to use Egypt as leverage against North Korea, playing tough with Cairo to put Pyongyang on notice that its access to Egyptian money and ports could be on the line. [Full Article...]

Apple releases watchOS 4.0.1 with fix for LTE connectivity issues

Apple releases watchOS 4.0.1 with fix for LTE connectivity issues Those who have the Apple Watch Series 3 without the LTE support won't be able see the update when checking in Settings, instead it'll say their device is is up to date. WatchOS 4.0.1 is that update, and it's only available for Series 3 watches . The Series 3 attempted to connect to a Wi-Fi network the user previously approved and connected to via another Apple device (like an iPhone or a Mac). [Full Article...]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 ties for best smartphone camera, says DxOMark

The final score came down to 94, the same as the iPhone 8 Plus . For reference, the iPhone 8 is a "solid performance upgrade over the iPhone 7" in DxOMark's review. It's still a very capable device for video, however, with its key strengths being good exposure with fast convergence, fast and stable autofocus, as well as good noise reduction, white balance, and color rendering. [Full Article...]

Google Clips, a $249 GIF-Making Machine for Your Family

Google Clips, a $249 GIF-Making Machine for Your Family All the clips taken will wirelessly sync to the Google Clips app on your phone and you'll be able to save unlimited clips to your Google Photos account. There's no viewfinder on the camera itself. There is no audio recording here, though, so you shouldn't expect it to replace the need for a smartphone camera completely. [Full Article...]

Amazon's Whole Foods unit stealing customers from Kroger?

Amazon's Whole Foods unit stealing customers from Kroger? Trader Joe's and Sprouts Farmers Market Inc. may be hurting the most so far. Beginning Aug. 28, Whole Foods, which had earned the nickname "Whole Paycheck", slashed prices on some of its best-selling staple items , including avocados, bananas, organic brown eggs, Fuji and Gala apples, almond butter, and farm-raised salmon and tilapia. [Full Article...]


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