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Apple Confirms HomePod Can Leave White Rings on Wood Surfaces

Apple Confirms HomePod Can Leave White Rings on Wood Surfaces

But for now, if you've got an expensive wooden furniture that you're a fan of, you might want to keep your HomePod far away from it until there's more information (or at the very least, maybe invest in a stand). Apple's HomePod smart speaker has gotten mixed reviews, with some critics lauding its audio prowess while dinging the new Apple product for being locked into Apple's ecosystem. Read More

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Amazon Prime Exclusive phones to ditch lock screen ads

Amazon Prime Exclusive phones to ditch lock screen ads

However, because Amazon doesn't plan to serve up ads any longer, Phonescooper has claimed Amazon will raise the cost of all Prime Exclusive phones by $20 starting 7 February. There are now some solid smartphone options available on the Prime Exclusive Phones site, and these prices will change tomorrow. Future Amazon Prime Exclusive handsets will be available only to those who have signed up for membership to Prime, and will be sold unlocked. Read More

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Ozone layer still depleting, contrary to popular belief

Ozone layer still depleting, contrary to popular belief

But, that healing of Ozone took place at the poles. Until now, experts have expected that the global ozone layer would completely recover by the middle of the century. The reason behind the decline is not certain. One suggestion by the authors of the paper include the use of chlorine and bromine-containing chemicals known as very short-lived substances (VSLSs), used in paint strippers and solvents. Read More

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South and North Korean skiers begin joint training sessions Wednesday

South and North Korean skiers begin joint training sessions Wednesday

It was recently announced that 169 OAR athletes had been given invitations to compete at Pyeongchang 2018, however, that number has now reduced to 168 after speed skater Olga Graf turned the invitation down in protest. South Korea held discussions with the United States until the last minute to ensure the trip wouldn't violate US sanctions against the North . Richard Colon, a Diplomatic Security official, said the service would have about 100 personnel in South Korea , working both ... Read More

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Hyundai To Launch Its First Electric Vehicle In India Next Year

Hyundai To Launch Its First Electric Vehicle In India Next Year

Klaus Köster, Hyundai's director of high-performance vehicles explains, "It would be very nice if in 10 to 15 years we can have people on the street seeing Hyundai as a brand that makes cars that are fun to drive". The midsized SUV's prices and further details will be released next month, it said. It keeps an eye on "the rear seats to detect passengers and alerts the driver when leaving the auto". Read More

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Padmaavat: Bikes set ablaze in Gujarat; theatres refuse to screen film

Padmaavat: Bikes set ablaze in Gujarat; theatres refuse to screen film

Court has even lifted ban made on the Padmaavat screening in four states and ordered to provide police protection for its safe release across all the states in India. The movie has gotten great online reception, and if it is allowed to release smoothly, it could do great business. "The Supreme Court in its order has not prevented anyone to raise their protest against the film. Read More

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Land Rover confirms new three-door Range Rover Coupe with teaser

Land Rover confirms new three-door Range Rover Coupe with teaser

It's likely that the auto will be powered by the top-of-the-range engine offered in a Range Rover - the supercharged 5.0-litre V8 that produces up to 557bhp in the SVAutobiography model. Land Rover is celebrating its 70th anniversary in 2018, and looks to be doing plenty of reminiscing in the process. John Edwards, Land Rover Special Operations Managing Director, said, " Land Rover created the luxury SUV sector with Range Rover nearly 50 years ago". Read More

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Nintendo Labo Are Cardboard Peripherals For Your Switch, And It's So Nintendo

Nintendo Labo Are Cardboard Peripherals For Your Switch, And It's So Nintendo

Now, Nintendo is dropping the toy part and selling kids the box - or at least cardboard that can be built into creations such as a 13-key piano, fishing pole, and motorbike. Nintendo recently announced Nintendo Labo , a DIY kit that allows you transform the Switch console into cardboard creations. This could lead Nintendo to the release the long-awaited robot fighting game brainstormed by Shigeru Miyamoto that was supposed to land on the WiiU. Read More

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It's not official, but sources say the secretive Zuma satellite was lost

It's not official, but sources say the secretive Zuma satellite was lost

Company President Gwynne Shotwell said the Falcon 9 rocket "did everything correctly" Sunday night and suggestions otherwise are "categorically false". This is not the first time a payload was lost on a SpaceX mission. "We can not comment on a classified mission", he said. The massive Falcon Heavy, which has already been staged on a Cape Canaveral launchpad, stands 230 feet tall and consists of three Falcon 9 first-stage cores. Read More

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Vivo unveils first smartphone with in-display fingerprint scanner

The world's first smartphone with the under-display fingerprint reader technology is ready to debut the tech industry. The sensor will illuminate the finger, which will be used to scan the prints. But now, Vivo is there at CES with the groundbreaking technology. According to a press statement from the company, this smartphone with the new fingerprint scanner technology is "ready-to-produce". Read More

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"Political pressure" reportedly kills Huawei/AT&T smartphone deal

Instead, Huawei may have to sell the Mate 10 Pro via online channels that could restrict the uptake of the device. Now, the smartphone maker has confirmed that that will no longer be the case. According to the Wall Street Journal , AT&T, which is the second-largest provider of mobile phone services in the U.S. in terms of subscribers, changed its mind about a deal to sell Huawei phones. Read More

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Legendary astronaut John Young dies at 87

Legendary astronaut John Young dies at 87

He showed us the space shuttle trainer in Building 9, were astronauts learn how to fly the orbiter. Once the USA had beaten the Soviet Union's cosmonauts to the moon and funding dried up, Young pushed NASA to return to the moon or venture to Mars, to provide the human race with a backup home in the event of Earth's destruction. Read More

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LG Announces the HU80KA 4K UHD Projector - CES 2018

LG touts that the company's engineers have challenged themselves to come up with the 4K projector that is smaller than the others on the market without letting down on the performance. It has built-in speakers, HDR capability ( HDR10, not Dolby Vision ), LG's Web OS smart TV system and optical, HDMI and Bluetooth connectivity. The projector can be kept on the floor, mounted to a wall, or simply hung from the ceiling, and perform equally well, regardless of the position. Read More

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