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Ford recalls 1.5M more vehicles for faulty door latch

Ford recalls 1.5M more vehicles for faulty door latch

A spring in the side door latch of the vehicles can break and the door could open while driving. As a result, the doors may swing open while the auto is moving, which could result in a crash or injury. One month ago, Ford recalled almost 830,000 vehicles to fix a problem with their door latches. Ford did issue a recall not too long ago to recall back some of their models that might have a door latch issue and it looks like they are not done with it yet. Read More

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Apple may kill the headphone jack on the MacBook Pro

The survey was first picked up by Mac Rumors , and poses questions such as "Do you ever use the headphone port on your MacBook Pro with Retina display", and "How do you upload photos from your digital camera or phone to your MacBook Pro with Retina display?" The iPhone 7, on the other hand, has 2GB of RAM and the iPhone 7 Plus is pushing 3GB of RAM. Read More

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IPhone 7 vs iPhone 6s: What's New? Waterproofing, Enhanced Cameras & More!!

For some people the ability to drop your iPhone safely in a bath might be reason enough alone to upgrade, but in most other respects the iPhone 7 is very similar to what came before. The models also have a new home button which is now touch sensitive and uses a new Taptic engine for better response. The iPhone 7 Plus has reportedly hit benchmarking website Geekbench , as well as Chinese telecommunications certification site Tenaa - both of which list 3GB of RAM. Read More

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HP compact PCs a 're-invention' of the office desktop

HP compact PCs a 're-invention' of the office desktop

The central body is mainly a single top-firing speaker, featured for 360-degree sound. And the case is covered in acoustic fabric. Sure, computers have come with mics before, but clearly Microsoft is thinking about how to present the best possible experience of interacting with the Cortana virtual assistant embedded in Windows 10, which the PC ships with. Read More

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Facebook-Announces-Changes-to-its-Trending-Feature

Facebook-Announces-Changes-to-its-Trending-Feature

On Friday, Facebook announced changes in how its top Trending Topics articles would be selected "algorithmically, based on a high volume of mentions and a sharp increase in mentions over a short period of time". The fake Megyn Kelly news story pushed by Facebook trending news. The tool has gone all Skynet with false, offensive and utterly obscene stories since Facebook fired the editors (via Guardian ). Read More

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Scientists exit Hawaii dome after yearlong Mars simulation

Scientists exit Hawaii dome after yearlong Mars simulation

Six scientists have emerged from their dome on the barren plain of Manua Loa, Hawaii after a year in isolation as part of an experiment to see how humans would cope in a similar situation on Mars. University of Hawaii Mars simulation crew exits their habitat on Mauna Loa Sunday after the completion of the year-long project. A crew member from the fourth Hawaiʻi Space Exploration Analog and Simulation, or HI-SEAS mission. Read More

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Amazon starts car research and review site

Tesla also sells its vehicles online and asks customers to take their deliveries from its Stores & Galleries, which are mainly used as location for providing customers test drives and education on the EV technology. The site lets users browse by year, make, model, customer rating, fuel efficiency, towing capacity and other criteria. Customers can begin researching vehicles today at www.amazon.com/vehicles . Read More

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Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 sees strong demand; causing supply constraint

Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 sees strong demand; causing supply constraint

Inability to supply enough of the curved-screen Galaxy S6 edge phone a year ago cost the company, analysts and investors have said. A user named "Mr. "The curved waterproof iris-scanning smartphone has received positive reviews since its launch last Friday in countries including the US and South Korea, but consumers have struggled to get their hands on the latest Samsung premium device due to global supply constraints". Read More

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Man United fan's custom-made 'Pogbahimovic' shirt is the stuff of football nightmares

But if you put both the Manchester City and Manchester United strikers in your XI, you do lose out elsewhere because something has to give in terms of how you spread out your budget across your squad - especially in midfield. "If the team does good then the individual does good. And, as long as I feel I can develop, I'm happy". I try to help them in the way I can, by scoring goals and creating chances. Read More

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Deputies: Mom killed newborn by putting him in refrigerator

Deputies: Mom killed newborn by putting him in refrigerator

She is charged with murder/ homicide by child abuse, according to jail tracker . Investigators said Blackwell placed her 4-day-old son in the refrigerator at her home on Rose Street. According to an online obituary for her infant son, Blackwell has another child. Jeffery Paul Lewis, 35, has theft convictions in SC dating back to 2005 and served more than two years in prison after a probation violation, Corrections Department spokeswoman Stephanie Givens said. Read More

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Intel Joins VR Hype With Project Alloy

Intel Corp. on Tuesday announced its Project Alloy virtual reality headset at its Developer Forum event. In case of Alloy, the computing power is "located in the Alloy Head-Mounted Device (HMD)", says a statement from the company. In 2017, Intel plans to open up this ecosystem to developers looking to create their own headsets and/or custom environments. Intel says this type of mixed reality technology should alleviate some concerns about VR headsets blocking out the real world ... Read More

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Tesla 'Autopilot' Gets Lost In Translation On China Website, Man Crashes

Tesla 'Autopilot' Gets Lost In Translation On China Website, Man Crashes

Tesla says it did do some rewording of the text on the site, making the wording clearer in explaining that " autopilot " was a driver-assist system and not a self-driving system, says Phys.org . Since a fatal crash on May 7 in Florida, Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)'s Autopilot system has faced increased scrutiny. Many consumers are too skeptical regarding using the Autopilot system in Tesla S cars. Read More

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US shakes off sluggish start, blasts Venezuela 113-69

US shakes off sluggish start, blasts Venezuela 113-69

Australia doesn't quite have the National Basketball Association talent of Team USA, but they've rolled through the first two games of Rio, taking out France and Serbia easily. With a 14-point performance against Venezuela on Monday, Anthony passed Michael Jordan on the USA Basketball's all-time Olympic scoring list. I never knew I would have boat friends. Read More

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Apple acquires machine learning startup Turi

Apple acquires machine learning startup Turi

Turi also to be known as Dato and GraphLab which changed its name in last July is well known for Machine learning platform for developers and data scientists. Turi began as an open-source project at Carnegie Mellon University in 2009, under the watchful eye of Professor Carlos Gusterin. Tim Cook , company CEO, stated that Apple is focusing their AI efforts on the features that improve customer experience. Read More

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'Pokemon Go' is already nearly as big as Snapchat and Google Maps

'Pokemon Go' is already nearly as big as Snapchat and Google Maps

The results are in, Pokemon GO is a phenomenally huge hit with smartphone owners across the country. Pokémon GO is already a worldwide craze becoming the most downloaded mobile game ever. "If Pokemon Go's initial public reception is anything to go by, its ability to draw players from multiple generations and varied gaming backgrounds together is a game worthy of attention", said Miguel Concepcion. Read More

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Apple releases four new animated emojis sticker packs for iMessage

Connect your device and it should display a message saying a software update is available. The sticker packs are available to users now on the latest iOS 10 beta. It is capable of ordering food online and paying for it via the Square service feature, Tech Times noted. Before you are able to unlock your Mac with your Apple Watch using Auto Unlock there are various prerequisites that you will need to complete prior to following the Auto Unlock steps below. Read More

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New Apple software pushes organ donation

Furthermore, there's now a new "Low Quality Image Mode" in the Messages section of Settings, and it looks like Apple's new organ donor signup functionality has been implemented by default in the Medical ID tab of the Health app. A recent study from SimilarWeb shows that Americans spend more time in six of the top 10 messaging apps than any other demographic, making them the biggest global daily users. Read More

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Facebook's new Featured Events are recommended by staff members rather than algorithms

Facebook's new Featured Events are recommended by staff members rather than algorithms

As first reported by TechCrunch , Folks in Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York City, San Francisco, Seattle, and Washington, D.C., can now discover local happenings as chosen by real people. It will also send out a weekly digest to users in major cities notifying them of events in the week, and give avid Events users push notifications on the digest. Read More

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See the new YouTube VR app for Daydream

Affirming CNN's leadership in virtual reality journalism, CNN was selected as one of the first creators to make Daydream experiences. In that regard, Google, Inc.'s new push into VR looks well placed, with the company announcing a strong lineup of content providers next to its announcement that it has not only launched its own Android-based virtual reality platform in the form of Daydream but is also building its own virtual reality headset . Read More

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Motorola's Cheap Android Phones Just Got a Big Update

Motorola's Cheap Android Phones Just Got a Big Update

It is powered by a 64 bit 1.7 GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Processor with 2GB RAM. The Moto G4 Plus has been priced at Rs. 13,499 for its 2GB RAM/ 16GB storage variant, and Rs. The Moto Plus smartphones will have a fingerprint sensor that can store up to 5 fingerprints. The price of G4 was not revealed by the company. In the United Kingdom, the Moto G4 will retail at £169 from Tesco Mobile, Argos and Amazon. Read More

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