Google ARCore will bring augmented reality to Android phones

ARCore builds on Tango, ‘but it works without any additional hardware, which means it can scale across the Android ecosystem,’ Google says.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/29/google-arcore-will-bring-augmented-reality-to-android-phones.html

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Windows 10 S on the Surface Laptop Will Be Locked to Edge and Bing

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The more we hear about how Windows 10 S works, the less sense this device makes.

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Here’s what it’s like to use a Windows 98 PC in 2017

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Spoiler: It works, but it’s also broken in some interesting ways.

The post Here’s what it’s like to use a Windows 98 PC in 2017 appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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BlackBerry to Deliver One Last Keyboard Phone


BlackBerry has a new phone in the works, and it will have a physical keyboard, according to reports that surfaced last week. The company recently announced that it would exit the smartphone hardware market and transition to developing back-end mobile security software. However, BlackBerry CEO John Chen confirmed that one last device is in the pipeline. BlackBerry released the touchscreen-only DTEK50 handset this summer, saying at the time that it would be the last official BlackBerry device.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84085.html?rss=1

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Twitter May Kick 300 Employees Out of Its Nest


Twitter appears close to slashing another 300 jobs, or about 8 percent of its workforce, as it works to recover from a failed round of acquisition talks with several suitors. The job cuts likely would be in sales. Twitter might be taking steps to make itself look more attractive to investors in preparation for its third-quarter earnings report later this week, which is expected to disappoint once again. “Twitter was a challenged company before it was put into play by takeover suitors,” said Tim Mulligan, senior analyst at Midia Research.

The original article can be found here: http://www.ecommercetimes.com/story/84029.html?rss=1

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Microsoft’s new Windows 10 build can tie licenses to your online account

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Microsoft has a new Windows 10 feature in the works — one that’ll tie your license and product key information to your Microsoft account. In theory, this could make swapping hardware or reinstalling the OS simpler.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/230696-microsofts-windows-10-build-can-tie-licenses-to-your-online-account

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The crowdfunding platform made for Africa

Picking the right crowdfunding site for your business is key. What works in New York might not necessarily work in Cape Town. Now a South African company has built a platform for entrepreneurs from the continent — and it’s already making waves.

The original article can be found here: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_tech/~3/f39fwT9DPvA/index.html

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Apple's 'Shot on iPhone 6' campaign goes global with billboards, ad spaces

After launching its “Shot on iPhone 6″ ad campaign on Sunday, works from Apple’s “World Gallery” are now showing up on billboards, static ad spaces and in magazines in far flung locales around the globe.



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Apple posts Robin Williams tribute page to company website

Following the addition of a special iTunes section featuring selected works of the late Robin Williams, Apple late Wednesday published a page to its website in memory of the late actor/comedian, who passed away on Monday at age 63.



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Skype ends support for Macs running OS X 10.5.8 and below

Confirming reports that Skype no longer works with older versions of Apple’s OS X, Microsoft on Thursday announced it has ended support for Macs running OS X 10.5.8 Leopard or earlier.



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Messaging app Yik Yak causing bullying concerns at some schools

A new social media app that works like a localized, anonymous version of Twitter is rapidly gaining popularity on college campuses nationwide, but some educators fear it’s being used by high school students to issue threats and bully classmates.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/04/28/messaging-app-yik-yak-causing-bullying-concerns-at-some-schools/

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