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Bose 'Sleepbuds' Want to Help You Snooze

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
The headphone maker has launched an Indiegogo campaign for a pair of $249 'noise-masking sleepbuds' intended to help you get more ZZZs.
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Boston Dynamics Robot Dog Gets a New Look

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
The Boston Dynamics SpotMini is 'coming soon,' the company says in a new YouTube video.
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Amazon Black Friday Deals Include Up to $50 Off its Devices

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
On Black Friday itself, Amazon plans to offer more than 30 Deals of the Day and 'thousands of Lightning Deals.'
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Report: Apple Developing AR 3D Sensor for 2019 iPhone

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
The new sensor will sit on the back of the iPhone, drastically improving its augmented reality capabilities, Bloomberg reports.
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Sega Launching 'Camera RPG' for Smartphones

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
Very little is known about this game, but clearly Sega is hoping to emulate the success of apps such as Pokemon Go.
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Fisker Battery Promises 500 Mile EV Range, 1-Minute Charging

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
This new battery uses three-dimensional electrodes to hold 2.5x the energy density of lithium-ion batteries.
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Get Ready for Digital Pills: FDA Clears Self-Tracking Drug

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
The drug, which contains a tiny ingestible sensor, is designed for patients with mental illness.
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Firefox Quantum Offers Huge Leap in Speed, Usability

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
The open-source web browser gets a major update, with turbocharged performance, a new look, and better memory usage.
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Facebook Stories Will Now Show Up Inside Messenger App

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
Until now, the stories feature was called 'Day' inside Messenger. Now, it will be called 'Stories' inside both Facebook and Messenger.
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Qualcomm Rejects Broadcom's $105 Billion Offer

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
Despite the rejection, Broadcom remains committed to buying Qualcomm.
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You Can Now Use Google Home as an Intercom

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
Just say 'Ok Google, broadcast its dinner time,' for instance, and a dinner bell will ring on all your Google Home devices.
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Get an Xbox One S for $189 on Black Friday

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
The deal will be available Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 23) through Cyber Monday (Nov. 27) via the Microsoft Store and participating retailers, including Target.
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China Trounces US on Top500 Supercomputer List

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
The US is at its lowest level since the Top500 rankings began 25 years ago.
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Researchers Claim They Can Dupe iPhone X Face ID With a Mask

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
For about $150, researchers at Bkav Corporation designed a mask they said is able to unlock an iPhone X using Face ID, something Apple has said would not be possible.
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Report: Amazon Plans Free, Ad-Supported Video Streaming Service

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
Amazon has responded to this news stating there are currently no plans to create a free, ad-supported version of Prime Video.
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MMO Tera Disables In-Game Chat Due to Malware Threat

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
Publisher En Masse disables Tera's in-game chat after discovering it could be used for remote code execution.
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Thermaltake Adds Active Cooling to a Gaming Chair

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
The X Comfort Air chair is "designed to keep gamers cool in the heat of battle."
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Google Asks Android Developers to Justify Accessibility Services

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
If an Android developer uses Google's Accessibility Services or APIs, they'll have to explain how they help users with disabilities or risk removal from the Play Store.
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AOL Waves Goodbye to 'Alto' Email Service

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
You'll have until December 10 to use AOL's smart email service before Alto takes the plot next to AOL Instant Messenger.
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Streamer Speedruns Super Mario Odyssey in 17 Hours

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Mon, 2017-11-20 12:27
Better brew a few pots of coffee if you're going to chase Okikurume's world record for a 100% completion in Nintendo's open-world Mario title.
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