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Facebook is Launching a Snapchat Alternative: Messenger Day

Messenger Day on smartphone

Facebook has officially launched their new Messenger Day. This is actually an alternative for the Snapchat stories which are presenting what the user has done and what he has seen. Messenger Day is more of a planning app, full of Active Now indicators and filters which can help you find friends who are willing to go out and have fun. ...

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More Details Emerge on “Middle-Earth: Shadow of War”

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War cover art

Every gamer on planet Earth is eagerly expecting the release of “Middle-Earth: Shadow of War” videogame. This is the sequel to the critically acclaimed 2014 title, “Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor”. So, in order to make the waiting even harder, the developers, Monolith Productions, have made public a gameplay walkthrough which offers an inside view and reveals what the fans should ...

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Uber Admits Using “Greyball” to Dodge Regulators

Uber driver in Bogota

In a statement from Wednesday, Uber admitted to using a specifically designed tool called “Greyball” which dodges regulators. In the same statement, they provided some details in regards with this controversial new technology. This greyballing technique reportedly represented a way for the company to provide some ghost driver information and send it to a specific person. Another recent report on ...

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Samsung Working on A New Note Series

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

According to some recent rumors, Samsung is working on a new Galaxy Note line of smartphones. They are even going to reveal the new Galaxy Note 8 soon. This piece of news comes as a surprise to many, especially after what happened with the now infamous Note 7 smartphone. This is also interesting because Samsung is preparing to launch their ...

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Tinder Has A Secret Version Called “Select”

Tinder app showing a Match

According to a source, Tinder has been operating a special version of their classic app, called “Select”. This is reportedly a members-only version of Tinder and it is mainly destined for celebrities and people who are very popular on Tinder. They are the so-called “elite” users and include CEOs, models, actors, influencers and so on and so forth. Tinder has ...

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Ford Testing 3D-Printing for Big Car Parts

Ford logo

According to what Ford said on Monday, the company is currently testing a 3D-printing technology for large car parts. This new technology could help drivers immensely in their efforts to customize their cars at a lower price. Ford is also stating that what they are working on could have amazing benefits for drivers: from low prices to higher efficiency. It could ...

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Facebook Tests a “Dislike” Button

Facebook Messenger app on iPhone

It seems like Facebook has begun testing some new users Reactions. Among them will apparently be a “Dislike” button too. However, the new button is not going to be where you would expect it to be. According to Facebook, from now on, you will be able to reply to your friends in the Facebook Messenger app by sending an emoji, the ...

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Bolivia Files Formal Complaint to France Because of Videogame

Image of Bolivia in-game

According to a report, the government of Bolivia has filed a formal complaint with the French embassy in La Paz. Their problem has to do with the way the developers depicted the country in the upcoming video game called “Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands”, from Ubisoft. The story of the third-person shooter takes place in a future version of Bolivia ...

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Google Assistant Now Available for More Android Users

Google Assistant on smartphone

Since Friday, the Google Assistant is available to more Android users who have smartphones running on Android 7.0 Nougat and Android 6.0 Marshmallow. Google made the official announcement that they would do this last week, but today, the company released a video ad which officially brings the good news. That the Google Assistant is from now on available to more ...

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Facebook to Use Machine Learning for Suicide Prevention

Hooded figure looking at a screen with facebook logo

Facebook recently made the announcement that that from now it will use a new technology based on artificial intelligence. This new technology is going to have as main focus the identification of users who have a high rick of committing suicide. It will then offer them the support they need in order to overcome the difficult times in their lives. ...

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