Samsung's Siri-killer is finally available on the Galaxy S8

Prior to the phone’s launch, Samsung promised to roll out Bixby’s voice capabilities in the US ‘later this spring.’ Now, the capability has finally arrived.

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New MacBooks may finally be inbound, with faster GPUs, USB-C, and Thunderbolt 3

Apple MacBook Pro 13 and 15
Apple is reported to be prepping its MacBook Pro refresh for later this month — say hello to faster chips and OLED touch screens and goodbye to USB connectors, if the rumors are right.

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Yahoo to confirm hackers stole passwords for 200M accounts all the way back in 2012, report says

Yahoo will confirm later this week that hackers did breach its systems in 2012, stealing personal data for about 200 million accounts, including easily decrypted passwords, a report says.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/09/22/yahoo-to-confirm-hackers-stole-passwords-for-200m-accounts-all-way-back-in-2012-report-says.html

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There's reasons to be excited about Apple killing the headphone jack

Whether you’re an iPhone fan or not, and whether you’re buying the iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus later this week, you should really be excited about the phones’ most annoying new feature: the removal of the headphone jack.

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Off-Broadway musical 'The Crazy Ones' set to bring story of Steve Jobs to the stage

Article Image A musical opening in New York City later this month, The Crazy Ones, will revolve around Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in some of earliest years at the company, including his internal and external conflicts.

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Apple makes room for 500 employees in new San Francisco office

Article Image Apple is reportedly preparing to open its first major San Francisco office later this year, in what may be a concession to the competitive recruitment environment in Silicon Valley, a report said on Thursday.

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Samsung planning to bring many new apps to iOS, rumor claims

Article Image Samsung will allegedly port a number of apps to iOS later this year as it tries to increase the cross-platform appeal of its devices, including speakers, tablets, and fitness trackers.

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Panasonic intros DX900 LED TV series, promises Ultra HD OLED and Ultra HD Blu-ray in 2016

Panasonic today confirmed its plans to introduce an Ultra HD Blu-ray player “later this year” during its press conference at CES 2016, making it just the second major manufacturer to do so along with Samsung.

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Air Force: Laser-armed fighter jets by 2020

The invention of guns took warfare to a whole new level. Later, airplanes radically changed it again. Now, experts say another big shift is coming, led by energy weapons, including lasers.


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Apple gives retail employees 9 month free Apple Music subscriptions

Article Image Later this month, Apple will be giving its retail employees a 9 month free subscription to Apple Music, in addition to the urBeats headphones the company earlier gave to its retail staff as a holiday gift.

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Streaming music service Deezer updates iOS app with support for Apple's CarPlay

Article Image Deezer has announced that an updated iOS app — coming later on Wednesday — will allow iPhone owners to control the music service via CarPlay.

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Apple to open 27th Chinese Apple Store this week in Beijing

Article Image Apple will open its 27th Apple Store in China later this week, as an outlet is scheduled to open on Nov. 28 at Chaoyang Joy City mall in Beijing, the capital city’s fifth location.

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BlackBerry Sees the Android Light


BlackBerry on Friday announced that it would introduce an Android smartphone later this year. The announcement came during the company’s Q2 earnings call. The device will be known as the “Priv” and will be built around user privacy, said CEO John Chen. “Priv combines the best of BlackBerry security and productivity with the expansive mobile application ecosystem available on the Android platform,” he added. BlackBerry didn’t offer any specifics about the Priv beyond the name — nothing about pricing, U.S. carrier partners or any handset specs.

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What we expect from today's Apple event: new iPhones, a revamped Apple TV, next-gen OS updates, more

Apple executives will take the stage in San Francisco later today for a special media briefing, during which we expect them to announce next-generation iPhones, a refreshed Apple TV, and provide updates on iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 El Capitan. Here’s an updated breakdown of everything you need to know.

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Gazelle paying up to $480 cash for old iPhone trade-ins; vows to beat Apple, carrier offers until Sept 9th

If you plan to purchase an iPhone 6s later this month, now’s the time to help fund that upgrade by making plans to trade in your existing iPhone before its value plummets. And for the next 7 days, Gazelle is offering up to $480 cash for old iPhones alongside a guarantee to beat any competitive offer from Apple or its big four US wireless partners.

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