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Being a server side update , we don't exactly know when the Daydream VR support will hit your Galaxy S8 device. At the Google I/O 2017 event in May, it was made official that the Daydream VR would be soon coming to Galaxy S8 duo. Samsung Gear VR , on the other hand, is priced at $129 in the US. Systems like the Rift or HTC's Vive offer powerful and engaging ways to explore virtual worlds, but are largely hard for most people to get ahold of because of price.
  • Is '13 Reasons Why' Helping Kids Kill Themselves?

    Is '13 Reasons Why' Helping Kids Kill Themselves?

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    The data revealed that all suicide searches were 19 percent higher than expected after the show was released. Using the search engine monitor Google Trends , Ayers and colleagues obtained daily search trends for 20 queries including the word " suicide " before and after the 13-episodes of the show were released.
  • Terrorists loot bank in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag

    Terrorists loot bank in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag

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    A police spokesman said that initial investigation has indicated that the terrorists are in the custody of the Hizbul Mujahideen in a bank robbery. A footage captured by a CCTV camera installed in the bank revealed two armed men carried out the robbery.
  • Hackers competed to breach USA voting machines. It took them 90 minutes

    Hackers competed to breach USA voting machines. It took them 90 minutes

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    DEF CON hackers in Las Vegas work to crack computerize ballot boxes simulating a presidential election. It took computer hackers less than two hours to break into USA voting machines at the annual DefCon computer security conference , according to tech news site The Register , reporting from the Las Vegas event that draws hackers from all over the world to strut their stuff.
  • Xbox One X Could Be Getting Bundles With Certain TV's

    Xbox One X Could Be Getting Bundles With Certain TV's

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    It actually took around four hours to achieve the feat. The Xbox One X was launched on November 7, 2016, and was priced at $500. It was recently revealed that Killing Floor 2 is being ported over to the Xbox One , leaving interested gamers wondering on the Xbox One X support.
  • Nokia 8 Engineering Machine Pops Up Online, Priced At 4500 Yuan ($660)

    Nokia 8 Engineering Machine Pops Up Online, Priced At 4500 Yuan ($660)

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    The smartphone will also be receiving the future Android O and Android P software updates later this year and in 2018, respectively, as announced by HMD Global during the device's launch. A new partnership with Carl Zeiss optics will bear fruit with the Nokia 8 reportedly the first phone in the Nokia line to bear the Zeiss branding on a dual 13MP rear camera setup.
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    New iPhone will have "infrared face unlock"

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    According to Smith, the HomePod firmware includes multiple references to infrared face detection in BiometricKit, a framework now responsible for the Touch ID fingerprint authentication . First, all of those iPhone 8 bezel-less display concepts out there appear to be on point. The image seems to confirm earlier reports that its screen will stretch nearly to the edges of the device.
  • AMD Radeon RX Vega GPUs, Threadripper CPUs launched

    AMD Radeon RX Vega GPUs, Threadripper CPUs launched

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    Specifically, the Radeon RX Vega , which has 64 compute units , has an air-cooled as well as liquid-cooled model. AMD has made its comeback in the CPU market with the launch of its Zen-based Ryzen processors to take on Intel's Core line with more affordable digits.
  • A's again top Twins on walk-off homer

    A's again top Twins on walk-off homer

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    Chris Smith gave up all four runs on seven hits while walking three and striking out four over five innings of work, not factoring in the decision. Instead of climbing back to.500, Minnesota fell two games under at 50-52, making it all the more likely that the club will be sellers in the time leading up to the trade deadline Monday.
  • Apple has removed VPN apps from its China store

    Apple has removed VPN apps from its China store

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    VPNs are a significant way for Chinese residents to communicate and keep in touch with others internationally, especially considering China's blocking of of major websites like Twitter, Facebook and Google. In 2010, Google made a decision to shut down the censored China branch of its search engine service after it discovered the government had launched cyberattacks to gain entry to human rights activists' Gmail accounts, though it is in negotiations to come back .
  • LG V30 Releasing on September 15 in South Korea and on Sept

    LG V30 Releasing on September 15 in South Korea and on Sept

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    LG is expected to launch its upcoming flagship smartphone LG V30 at the IFA 2017 press conference in Berlin on 31 August. The document containing LG V30's release plans also noted that the phone codenamed Joan will then hit the Korean shelves on September 15.