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Splatoon 2 is still hip — watch us play the sequel on Switch - VentureBeat

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 18:41

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Splatoon 2 is still hip — watch us play the sequel on Switch
VentureBeat
Nintendo is wasting little time bringing one of the breakout Wii U games to the Switch, and we've already got a chance to go hands on with it. The publisher held its first Global Testfire event for Splatoon 2 on the Switch today, and we got to see what ...
Splatoon 2's lobby contains a cool musical easter eggPolygon
Splatoon 2 Beta Starts Today, Preload Available NowGameSpot
We're playing 'Splatoon 2's Global Testfire and you should tooEngadget
Heavy.com -FanSided -Twinfinite -The Escapist
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Watchmaker Movado announces the Connect, coming this fall for $495 - Android Police

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 15:18

Android Police

Watchmaker Movado announces the Connect, coming this fall for $495
Android Police
The minimalist American watchmaker Movado announced a few weeks ago it was going to release an Android Wear watch, but it neglected to offer up any pictures of the device. Now it's officially unveiled. The Movado Connect looks exactly how you'd expect ...
Movado's Android Wear device looks like its regular watchesEngadget
Hugo Boss and Tommy Hilfiger Join The Android Wear ClubForbes
Movado's Sleek-Looking 'Connect' Smartwatch Lands This FallAndroid Headlines
9to5Google -The Verge -PhoneDog -Ubergizmo
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Google Play faces cat and mouse game with sneaky Android malware - PCWorld

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 14:19

PCWorld

Google Play faces cat and mouse game with sneaky Android malware
PCWorld
What's the best way to avoid Android malware? Downloading all your apps from the Google Play store -- where software is vetted – is perhaps the best advice. But that doesn't mean Google Play is perfect. Security researchers do find new Android malware ...
Google is working on a new social app for small groups to edit photos togetherTechCrunch
Google Is Quietly Making A Social Photo AppAndroid Headlines
Google app test makes editing photos more socialEngadget
Digital Trends -9to5Google -Business Insider -Mashable
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T-Mobile introduces new features to combat phone scammers - BGR

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 13:41

BGR

T-Mobile introduces new features to combat phone scammers
BGR
Every year, phone scammers come up with new and creative ways to bilk individuals out of their hard-earned money. From calling up folks and pretending to be IRS agents to robocalling every permutation of phone number possible with promises of easy ...
T-Mobile Joins The Fight Against Scam Phone CallsAndroid Headlines
T-Mobile Ups Battle Against Phone Scams with New BlockerWireless Week
T-Mobile is rolling out scam warnings on incoming callsThe Verge
Android Police -Mac Rumors -BuzzFeed News -TmoNews
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Nintendo Switch, iPads, More Banned On Some US-Bound Flights - GameSpot

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:12

GameSpot

Nintendo Switch, iPads, More Banned On Some US-Bound Flights
GameSpot
As part of a new, limited ban on some flights, many US-bound passengers will no longer be allowed to take large electronic devices--including the Nintendo Switch--into the cabin. The US government recently approved a ban on large electronic devices on ...
GameStop expects the Switch to be hard to find through 2017Ars Technica
This is not a drill: One retailer will have the Nintendo Switch in stock this weekendBGR
Nintendo Switch keeps getting pricier third-party gamesPolygon
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Elon Musk shares video of near-final Model 3, but says he won't drive one - The Verge

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 11:44

The Verge

Elon Musk shares video of near-final Model 3, but says he won't drive one
The Verge
Tesla CEO Elon Musk today shared the first video of what he calls a “release candidate” version of Tesla's upcoming Model 3 electric car. We've seen Model 3 prototypes before, and this five-second clip doesn't really show us anything new — but Musk ...
Tesla releases new video of a near-final Model 3, but Musk says car is overhypedBGR
Elon Musk shows off first 'release candidate' Model 3CNET
First 'release candidate' Tesla Model 3 driven: video posted by Elon MuskGreen Car Reports
Hybrid Cars News -Digital Trends -Jalopnik -Business Insider
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Trump says Charter to invest $25 billion in US, hire 20000 workers - Yahoo News

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 11:31

Yahoo News

Trump says Charter to invest $25 billion in US, hire 20000 workers
Yahoo News
Charter Communications CEO Thomas Rutledge (R) and Texas Governor Greg Abbotts (L) speak to reporters after their meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House in Washington, U.S., March 24, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque. More.
Trump touts Charter's four-year plan to add 20K jobs and invest $25BUSA TODAY
Trump Touts Jobs Commitment First Made in 2015New York Times
Trump is taking credit for yet another company's old jobs announcementRecode
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Treasury secretary says a tax overhaul will be easier lift for Congress than health care - Washington Post

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 11:05

Washington Post

Treasury secretary says a tax overhaul will be easier lift for Congress than health care
Washington Post
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin implored Congress on Friday to raise the federal debt ceiling and signaled an openness to negotiating changes to the tax code, illustrating how the Trump administration will have to work with Congress on other top ...
Mnuchin: Trump 'ready to go' on tax reformThe Hill
Steve Mnuchin has been compromised (by robots)TechCrunch
Steve Mnuchin Doesn't Think AI Is an Immediate Threat to Jobs. That's Insane.Slate Magazine (blog)
Business Insider -Daily Beast -fox6now.com -Forbes
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Apple's new RED iPhone 7 and its cheapest iPad ever go on sale at 11AM today - BGR

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 09:39

BGR

Apple's new RED iPhone 7 and its cheapest iPad ever go on sale at 11AM today
BGR
It's not just a regular Friday for Apple fans, as the company's recently announced red iPhone 7 and the brand new iPad are going on sale today. Apple's website is currently down in preparation for the sales, which are scheduled to start at 11:01 AM EDT ...
Apple To Launch Only 'Limited Quantities' Of iPhone 8 In SeptemberValueWalk
Could your iPhone replace your laptop? Apple toys with dockable phone that turns into PCZDNet
Apple Store Down in Advance of (PRODUCT)RED iPhone 7 and New 9.7-inch iPad Launch at 8:01 am Pacific TimeMac Rumors
Business Insider -Patently Apple -9 to 5 Mac -Mashable
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Ex-Mass Effect Animator Explains Andromeda's Issues - GameSpot

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 08:51

GameSpot

Ex-Mass Effect Animator Explains Andromeda's Issues
GameSpot
Mass Effect: Andromeda's animation issues have been well-documented, and its dialogue scenes criticized by much of the game's community. Now, an ex-BioWare developer has provided some insight into why Andromeda's facial animations might not be as ...
Mass Effect Andromeda: What Happened to Ryder's MomTwinfinite
Review: 'Mass Effect' stumbles in trip to new galaxyMinneapolis Star Tribune
Mass Effect: Andromeda Launches First Multiplayer APEX MissionGame Rant
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Small Sample of iCloud Credentials Provided By Hackers Are Valid, But Questions Remain - Mac Rumors

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 07:36

Mac Rumors

Small Sample of iCloud Credentials Provided By Hackers Are Valid, But Questions Remain
Mac Rumors
On Wednesday we reported that Apple had become the target of a ransom threat, with hackers claiming to have access to more than 600 million iCloud accounts. A group known as the "Turkish Crime Family" said they would reset and wipe the accounts ...
Report verifies some iCloud credentials held by hacker group as validAppleInsider (press release) (blog)
Apple is downplaying the iCloud blackmail story — but Apple users should take it seriouslyBusiness Insider
Apple iCloud ransom demands: The facts you need to knowZDNet
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Moto G5 Plus review: a new value champion - The Verge

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 07:00

The Verge

Moto G5 Plus review: a new value champion
The Verge
The lesson of Lenovo's new Moto G5 Plus is simple: cheap smartphones have no business feeling cheap anymore. The "below this price, you get a lackluster device" line that once existed has officially evaporated when you can buy a phone for as little as ...
Moto G5 Plus Android Smartphone ReviewAndroid Headlines
The Moto G5 Plus is a cheap phone and its One Button Nav is greatCNET
Review: The $229 Moto G5 Plus stands as the king of budget Android (for now)Ars Technica
Business Insider -Computerworld -ZDNet -Tom's Guide
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Amazon has more budget phones to sell you - CNET

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 01:01

CNET

Amazon has more budget phones to sell you
CNET
The Moto G5 Plus can be yours for just $185 (well, if you have a Prime account). Andrew Hoyle/CNET. Take a handful of budget phones. Cut their price even more. Voila -- you've got another hit on Amazon. The online retailer said Thursday that it's ...
Moto G5 Plus is now available in an Amazon-subsidized flavorEngadget
Alcatel A30 and Moto G5 Plus are the newest ad subsidized Amazon Prime exclusive phonesThe Verge
Amazon adds Alcatel and Moto devices to discounted Prime smartphone programGeekWire
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Twitter remembers it owns Tweetdeck - TechCrunch

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 22:57

TechCrunch

Twitter remembers it owns Tweetdeck
TechCrunch
It's been six years since Twitter acquired Tweetdeck, but the company might finally bring new features to the client. In a survey sent to some power users today, Twitter asked which features they would most like to see added to an “advanced” version of ...
Twitter considers enhanced version of TweetDeck for professionalsPCWorld
Twitter might build a paid subscription service for power usersThe Verge
Twitter Is Considering Offering An Enhanced Version Of Its Service — For A PriceBuzzFeed News
BBC News -Mashable -9 to 5 Mac -CNET
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Google reportedly removing Hangouts' SMS messaging to make it a better Slack rival - The Verge

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 22:33

The Verge

Google reportedly removing Hangouts' SMS messaging to make it a better Slack rival
The Verge
Google is removing the ability to send and receive SMS messages from its Hangouts service in May, according to an email sent to its G Suite administrators. The email, posted in its entirety on Reddit, says that Google will cut the option from the app ...
Hangouts is Losing SMS Integration on May 22Droid Life (press release) (blog)
Google removing SMS integration from Hangouts: Here's whyComputerworld
Google Reportedly Removing Hangouts SMS FeatureUbergizmo
SlashGear -Phandroid.com -The INQUIRER -9to5Google
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'Yooka-Laylee' Devs Drop YouTuber JonTron After Controversial Remarks - Forbes

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 19:27

Forbes

'Yooka-Laylee' Devs Drop YouTuber JonTron After Controversial Remarks
Forbes
Playtonic, the independent developer behind upcoming platformer and Banjo Kazooie spiritual successor Yooka-Laylee, has dropped popular YouTuber JonTron, aka Jon Jafari, from the game's voice-acting cast. The news comes on the heels of controversial ...
JonTron being cut from Yooka-Laylee after spouting racist viewsPolygon
YouTube Personality JonTron Cut From 'Yooka-Laylee' Voice Cast Over Racist, Anti-Immigrant CommentsTech Times
Yooka-Laylee developer removes voice of YouTube personality JonTron after racist statementsVentureBeat
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Twitter might build a paid subscription service for power users - The Verge

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 18:50

The Verge

Twitter might build a paid subscription service for power users
The Verge
Twitter is considering offering a paid subscription to power users, including brands and news organizations, The Verge has confirmed. Twitter users today began tweeting screenshots of the survey and a mock-up of what the premium version of Twitter ...

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Google and Howard University launch residency program for black engineers - The Verge

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 16:49

The Verge

Google and Howard University launch residency program for black engineers
The Verge
Google has partnered with Howard University to launch a school branch right on the company's campus, where undergraduate students will have a chance to learn from Google engineers in addition to the university's own faculty. The new campus, called ...
Howard University campus opening at Google in diversity pushCNNMoney
Google & Howard University launch Computer Science residency in diversity push9to5Google
Google and Howard University partner for more diversity in techEngadget
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Congress Just Voted To Kill Consumer Broadband Privacy Protections - Techdirt

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 14:17

TIME

Congress Just Voted To Kill Consumer Broadband Privacy Protections
Techdirt
Despite a last-ditch effort by the EFF and other consumer and privacy groups, Congress today voted to dismantle privacy protections for broadband subscribers in a 50-48 vote. The rules, passed last October by the FCC, simply required that ISPs clearly ...
Consumer privacy is more important than net neutralityThe Hill (blog)
What's a Tracker Network and What Can it See?Hightech Forum
Net Neutrality Rules Are Doomed But The Internet Will Remain NeutralForbes
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Fresh Wikileaks Dump Shows CIA Was Hacking iPhones A Year After Launch - Forbes

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 11:08

Forbes

Fresh Wikileaks Dump Shows CIA Was Hacking iPhones A Year After Launch
Forbes
A new Wikileaks release called DarkMatter was released today, affirming that the Central Intelligence Agency has long targeted Apple Macs, creating malware designed to evade the tech giant's security mechanisms. One detail revealed it had also been ...
Latest leaked CIA hack focuses on Apple's macOS, utilizes patched Thunderbolt EFI exploitAppleInsider (press release) (blog)
New WikiLeaks docs show how the CIA hacks iPhones and MacBooksThe Verge
WikiLeaks Continues 'Vault 7' With New Documents Detailing Mac-Related CIA ExploitsMac Rumors
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