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Twitter Employee Deactivates Trump Account on Last Day

Tue, 2017-11-07 14:20
Trump's account was deactivated by 'a Twitter customer support employee...on the employee's last day.' It was back online 11 minutes later.
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Black Friday 2017: Everything You Need to Know

Tue, 2017-11-07 14:20
This post will serve as something of a central hub, providing information about Black Friday, and linking out to the latest deals when the time comes.
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Apple Shared Secret Qualcomm Chip Info With Intel, Suit Says

Tue, 2017-11-07 14:20
A new lawsuit claims that Apple did little to protect Qualcomm's trade secret data from possibly falling into the hands of rival companies.
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Costco Tips Gaming, Google Home Black Friday Deals

Tue, 2017-11-07 14:20
The wholesale giant will be offering $50 off a Google Home 2 pack, $100 off Sony PS4 1TB Slim, and plenty of other tech deals this Black Friday.
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Now Your Kid Can Have Their Own YouTube Profile

Tue, 2017-11-07 14:20
Create a profile for each of your kids in the YouTube Kids app. Once you do that, the design of the app will be tailored to your kid's age.
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Pikachu Talk Heading to Google Home and Alexa Smart Speakers

Tue, 2017-11-07 14:20
Pika pika! Soon you'll be able to have a conversation with Pikachu, which should be fun for all of five minutes.
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iPhone X Face ID Data: Does it Stay on Your Phone or Not?

Tue, 2017-11-07 14:20
Apple is reportedly giving developers some access to Face ID data so they can create new features for their apps.
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Note 8 Freezing for Some Users, Samsung Promises Fix

Tue, 2017-11-07 14:20
Samsung said an upcoming software update should fix the bug.
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Check Out November's PlayStation Plus Free Games

Mon, 2017-11-06 07:13
On PlayStation 4, gamers with PS Plus will receive the turn-based tactics game Worms Battlegrounds and platformer Bound.
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Touring Richard Linklater's Austin Indie Film Incubator

Mon, 2017-11-06 07:13
Linklater founded the Austin Film Society in 1985, which now operates Austin Studios and the Austin Public TV studio. PCMag got a tour.
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Panasonic Adds Wireless Charging to Flexible Batteries

Mon, 2017-11-06 07:13
By integrating wireless charging there is no need for a charging port so the batteries can be even thinner.
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Nook GlowLight 3 Uses Advanced Light Tech to Help You Sleep

Mon, 2017-11-06 07:13
The new ereader features 'advanced front light technology' that automatically switches the tone of the screen based on the time of day to help you sleep better.
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Finnair Asks Passengers to be Weighed Before Flying

Mon, 2017-11-06 07:13
Airlines simply don't know how much the total weight of each flight is, so Finnair is trying to get a more accurate estimate.
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Xbox One X Supports 1440p Monitors

Mon, 2017-11-06 07:13
Unlike the PS4 Pro, Microsoft decided to include native support for a resolution used by gaming-focused monitors.
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Zuckerberg 'Dead Serious' on Stopping Russian Facebook Abuse

Mon, 2017-11-06 07:13
Facebook will "invest so much in security" that the costs will cut into the company's profitability, Zuckerberg said in an earnings call.
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Dell Offers Up to 50 Percent Off PCs for Black Friday

Sun, 2017-11-05 12:08
Newegg also announced details of its 'Black November' promotions, which kick off today with a sale for early shoppers.
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Signal Launches Standalone Desktop App

Sun, 2017-11-05 12:08
Previously, encrypted messaging app Signal only worked on the desktop via a Google Chrome browser app.
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Create in AR, VR With Google Poly Object Library

Sun, 2017-11-05 12:08
Th library offers 'thousands' of free objects – everything from a rocket ship to a sandcastle, piano, and pirate.
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See How Things Will Look in Your Home With Amazon AR View

Sun, 2017-11-05 12:08
On the fence about adding a chair, vase, or knickknack to that empty space in your home? Amazon's AR view will let you see how different items will look there.
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Here Are the Russia Facebook Ads That Tried to Dupe You

Fri, 2017-11-03 18:25
The US Senate Intelligence Committee released several Facebook ads allegedly purchased by Russia-linked organizations during the 2016 election.
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