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With that, Google is now able to reach at least 1.25 billion people in languages that they are very well versed with. Google's text-to-speech powers the voices in service like Google Assistant , Search and Maps. Most of the added languages were chosen according to the percentage of the population that speaks it. The new feature allows users to find the best possible route for their journey that accommodates wheelchairs, strollers, or other apparatuses requiring ramps, electric ...
  • Instagram is (almost) giving us the fix we've been asking for

    Instagram is (almost) giving us the fix we've been asking for

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    Instagram says it is working on "changes to ensure that newer posts are more likely to appear first in feed". As a result, many users complained that they kept seeing the same posts over and over again , or that they'd be shown old posts from several days ago, missing newer posts in the process.
  • Deviljho DLC Release Date Revealed in Monster Hunter World Live Stream

    Deviljho DLC Release Date Revealed in Monster Hunter World Live Stream

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    It's all steps in the right direction, and updates that include both quality of life adjustments and content are my cup of tea. The main objective in Monster Hunter: World is to simply battle big monsters in epic locales. Long Sword: improvements to Foresight Slash input timing and hitbox detection. Therefore, if you've been progressing through the game, its cutscenes, and don't like the lame look of your character, you no longer have to deal with it.
  • YouTube Clamps Down on Gun Videos, Angering Content Creators

    YouTube Clamps Down on Gun Videos, Angering Content Creators

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    Additionally, YouTube said it will prohibit videos with instructions on how to assemble firearms. The new restrictions invite users to "flag" gun-related videos for removal. The announcement was made by YouTube just days before Saturday's March For Our Lives rallies begin nationwide, an event organized by gun control advocates following a mass-shooting February 14 at a high school in Parkland, Florida.
  • Android P: Apps built for Android 4.1 or lower may be blocked

    Android P: Apps built for Android 4.1 or lower may be blocked

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    Such scans helped Google remove some 39 million PHAs installed on user devices past year, said Dave Kleidermacher, vice president of security for Android , Play, ChromeOS at Google, in a blog summarizing the efforts. Last year, 30 per cent more devices received security patches than in 2016 and no critical security vulnerabilities that affected Android were disclosed without an update or mitigation available forusers.
  • Google still hasn't fixed Pixel XL's overcharging problem

    Google still hasn't fixed Pixel XL's overcharging problem

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    That would effectively drop the price of the Pixel 2 XL with 64GB of storage to $649, and the 128GB SKU to $749. The promotion follows the $75 discounts launched for the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL in December 2017 and the 20 percent discounts given last month for "loyal" Nexus owners.
  • Tinder's parent sues Bumble for patent infringement

    Tinder's parent sues Bumble for patent infringement

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    It sounds like the plot of a corporate soap opera made for the internet era: Tinder parent company Match Group is suing Bumble Trading Inc., claiming that Whitney Wolfe's dating app company rips off Tinder's intellectual property. In addition, they took the idea for a feature that allows users to go back if they accidentally skipped someone while going through potential matches.
  • Sea of Thieves Free with Xbox One X Purchase for Limited Time

    Sea of Thieves Free with Xbox One X Purchase for Limited Time

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    Rare took the idea to heart. As noted in the item description: "A message in a bottle from Jolly Jefabell washed ashore". The pricing might have been OK and acceptable ten or 20 years ago - New Zealand is far from many other countries and of course there were distribution costs - but in the age of broadband and undersea cables, how is this still the norm? " Sea of Thieves is already such an immersive game by design, so it's only fitting we give fans the chance to get their very own ...
  • Courtland Milloy: Gun store owner sees change after shootings

    Courtland Milloy: Gun store owner sees change after shootings

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    The White House has now confirmed that Cox was correct. United States President Donald Trump, after initially suggesting raising the minimum age for buying a "long gun" or rifle from 18 to 21, has apparently baulked. But, for all the Florida bill's shortcomings, its passage did prove that popular engagement can still have an effect, even in an N.R.A. stronghold such as Florida.
  • Palestinian PM Survives Assassination Attempt in Gaza

    Palestinian PM Survives Assassination Attempt in Gaza

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    The assassination attempt, he added, was in "concordance" with all attempts to stop the PA government from assuming its responsibilities in the Gaza Strip . It promised an "urgent" investigation. The United Nations Mideast envoy also condemned the attack. 'This grave incident must be promptly investigated and the perpetrators brought to justice, ' said Mladneov in the press release.
  • Two deadly package bombs in Texas capital linked

    Two deadly package bombs in Texas capital linked

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    The attacks unfolded as tens of thousands of visitors arrived for the busiest days of South By Southwest. As Police Chief Brian Manley held a news conference to discuss that attack, authorities were called to the scene of another explosion that injured a 75-year-old Hispanic woman.
  • Apple's WWDC 2018 event will start on June 4th

    Apple's WWDC 2018 event will start on June 4th

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    Although Apple didn't outline exactly what it plans to cover, the conference in past years has served to showcase the company's next major software releases including iOS , macOS and watchOS. If you don't secure a ticket or scholarship , you don't have to miss out completely. Engage in motivating conversations around key topics with fellow developers and Apple experts.