• This New iPhone Feature May Just Save Your Life

    This New iPhone Feature May Just Save Your Life

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    One announcement generating a lot of buzz is Apple's new HomePod . Not only does it bring to the table a handful of great new features. The new framework appears to let the chip in the latest iPhones read any tags - not just Apple Pay tags - and take action on them based on the phone's location.
  • Thursday Apple Rumors: iOS 11 Will Bring More Privacy to Users

    Thursday Apple Rumors: iOS 11 Will Bring More Privacy to Users

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    Apple's Dark Mode feature has been teased for quite some time and was spotted on iOS 10's Developer Preview as well. The Storage & iCloud has been replaced with iPhone Storage in iOS 11 . "So we're pleased that at last millions of drivers that use an Apple iPhone are about to be able to put an end to intrusive notifications while they're behind the wheel".
  • Opinion poll: What do you think of Comey's testimony?

    Opinion poll: What do you think of Comey's testimony?

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    Under question by the bipartisan committee - one of four congressional committees examining Russian interference in the election - Mr Comey said he believed that his handling of the Russian investigation into interference in the 2016 election was the reason he was sacked by Mr Trump .
  • Acura NSX, TLX A-Spec to Tackle Pikes Peak

    Acura NSX, TLX A-Spec to Tackle Pikes Peak

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    Last year Acura teased the idea of an electric NSX with the NSX EV concept that climbed Pikes Peak. On June 25, dozens upon dozens of huge wings with engines attached to them will set off to conquer one of the country's most famous mountains at the Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb.
  • Hyundai recalls 437400 SUVs for hoods that may open while driving

    Hyundai recalls 437400 SUVs for hoods that may open while driving

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    Hyundai announced the double recall covering almost 600,000 vehicles combined. If this occurs, the latch could remain unlatched when the hood is closed. As with all other recall-related work, it'll be free for the consumer. The recall will officially begin June 30. A second recall covers about 161,074 Hyundai Genesis and Sonata vehicles manufactured in 2015 and 2016.
  • Five million copies of Payday 2 are free to claim on Steam

    Five million copies of Payday 2 are free to claim on Steam

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    All future DLC packs will be free for anyone who owns the game on Steam. One of the things that Payday 2 is best known for is the seemingly endless stream of updates and DLC options with over 140 updates made to the base game, and the Ultimate Edition is the final form of the game that will bundle up all previous changes.
  • Insider Activity of Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

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    Capstone Asset Mgmt Co has 941,503 shares. Laffer Investments decreased its stake in Cisco Sys Inc ( CSCO ) by 76.86% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. On Tuesday, December 1 the stock rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to "Buy". Cisco Systems's dividend payout ratio is now 49.52%. 1,793 shares valued at $54,525 were sold by Walker Karen on Friday, December 23.
  • Out-of-nowhere Ostapenko to face Halep for French Open title

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    Halep, who recovered from 3-6 1-5 in the quarter-finals against Elina Svitolina , was ecstatic after securing a place in her second French decider, having lost the final in 2104 to Maria Sharapova . Ostapenko's ace-in-the-hole will be her serve return. She tried hitting deeper. Yet when the match started in front of a Suzanne Lenglen court crowd that had just witnessed men's champion Novak Djokovic being routed by Dominic Thiem, Halep looked to be going out of the tournament in sympathy ...
  • Apple confirms release of HomePod - the 'smartest speaker on offer'

    Apple confirms release of HomePod - the 'smartest speaker on offer'

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    It's been rumoured Apple were working on a smart speaker - but now they have revealed the Home Pod . Shipments of intelligent home speakers surged almost 600% year-over-year to 4.2 million units in the fourth quarter, with Amazon taking about 88% share and Google 10%, according to consultant Strategy Analytics.
  • Apple launches new 10.5-inch iPad Pro : Key Features

    Apple launches new 10.5-inch iPad Pro : Key Features

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    The feature can detect when the owner is driving and turn off all notifications not giving drivers the temptation to check their phone and reply to messages. Will it stop drivers from being tempted to check their phones, or will they just disable the feature and carry on regardless? "These are by far the most powerful iPads we've ever created with the world's most advanced displays featuring ProMotion, the powerful new A10X Fusion chip and the advanced camera system of iPhone 7", said Greg ...