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Samsung’s Bixby will not be Ready when Galaxy S8 Launches

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According to a statement Samsung sent on Tuesday, the company’s new artificial intelligence assistant called Bixby will not be fully functional when the Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphone launches, on April 21. The helper will reportedly not support voice command, at least for the time being. However, Samsung promises that users will be able to issue commands to Bixby “later ...

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Amazon Will Live Stream Thursday Night Football

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According to some recent reports, Amazon confirmed that it closed a deal with the NFL. From now on, and during the entire upcoming season, it is going to live stream 10 Thursday night football games. The deal is reportedly of $50 million and Amazon went ahead of other tech giants like Google, Twitter and Facebook. Thursday night football For the ...

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Trump Repealed Federal Online Privacy Rules

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On Monday, United States president Donald Trump officially repealed the federal online privacy protections from last year. They affected companies like Verizon, AT&T, Charter and Comcast. The president signed this bill which will not allow the implementation of some rules requiring the internet providers to ask permission from the customers before selling sensitive data. This means that they needed to tell ...

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Verizon to Create “Oath” After Buying Yahoo

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According to a Monday statement, Verizon Communications is going to create a brand new company and name it Oath. This is going to happen right after it will complete the acquisition deal to buy Yahoo for $4,5 billion. It will then unite the internet company with AOL, under the brand of Oath. Verizon said that both Yahoo and AOL will ...

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A Man almost Died After Charging iPhone While Asleep

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A man from Alabama almost lost his life because he charged his iPhone while he was sleeping. The charger of the smartphone reportedly electrocuted him. This is the latest case in which a phone exposed its owner to a huge risk. Experts are warning that people should stop taking their phones in bed with them, let alone charge them. An ...

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Uber Executive is Invoking Fifth Amendment to Escape Charges

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The Uber executive, Anthony Levandowski, who was accused of stealing self-driving car technology from his former job at Google, is now invoking the fifth amendment. His reason for doing this is, according to his lawyers, to avoid potential charges. Levandowski was once head of Google’s self-driving car project. Now, he is doing almost the same thing, but at Uber. According ...

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Trump Now Uses an iPhone. Gives Up on Unsecured Android Phone

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According to recent reports, United States president Donald Trump has finally given up on his normal, unsecured Android smartphone. In the place of that device, he is now reportedly using a secured iPhone. This move comes after the president received a very high level of criticism because of the fact that he was still using his phone which did not ...

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Uber Suspends Self-Driving Car Tests After Crash in Arizona

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According to some reports, the ride hailing company Uber has suspended all the self-driving car tests in the United States. This comes after one of the company’s vehicles was involved in a crash in Tempe, Arizona. This is the latest problem to hit Uber after numerous sexual harassment allegations, sexism at the workplace and its CEO, Travis Kalanick’s outburst of ...

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Apple Responds to Hacker Claims, says There’s Nothing Wrong

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It seems like Apple clarified what is going on regarding those recent claims by a group of hackers that they managed to gain access to millions of iCloud accounts from all over the world. A spokesperson from Apple said in an official statement that neither of their systems, iCloud or Apple ID, have suffered any breaches of information. And that the list ...

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