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And while the iPhone appeared to produce a wider range of colors, the Galaxy S8 offered a slightly better dynamic range, meaning it can capture lower darks and brighter highs. Actual sales of both the phones will start from May 5. Pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8 Plus hit 720,000 units for the first even days and made a record biting the dust.
  • Facebook wants to see everything you see

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    In fact, an executive from the company boldly claimed that augmented reality glasses will be the new norm by 2022. The number of artificial-intelligence chatbots on Messenger is also growing, so you'll be able to chat with more businesses.
  • Microsoft Outlook Groups Collaboration Comes to Mac, iOS, Android

    Microsoft Outlook Groups Collaboration Comes to Mac, iOS, Android

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    Microsoft has also been listening to user feedback and so they promised that they are working on a couple of most requested features, like adding appointments to a group calendar and adding mail contacts as guests. The goal is to "shift the security burden" from a user's often-overtaxed memory to his or her device, wrote Alex Simons, director of program management in Microsoft's Identity Division.
  • The Samsung Galaxy S8 will have an ultra-resistant variant

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    Strong initial demand for the S8 will be encouraging for a firm recovering from one of the worst product safety failures in tech history, which ended in the Note 7's swift withdrawal. In 2017, water and dust resistance has become a more common and expected feature on higher-end smartphones. Samsung Galaxy S8 series smartphones will pack Exynos 8995 octa-core processor in India, instead of Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor , which is limited to the USA and other select markets.
  • Nintendo sold over 906k Switch consoles in the USA last month

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    The record only applies to the U.S. market, not globally, a spokesman for the Kyoto-based company said . Given the portable nature of the Nintendo Switch , you'll be able to play it pretty much anywhere you go. The Switch is still selling faster than they can replenish stock, though, so it could also be that some players bought the game and are waiting for a console to play it on.
  • Galaxy S8, S8+: Samsung launches new flagship phones in India

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    Canadian Galaxy Note 5 users have reported receiving the new update OTA in the past couple of days, much to the envy of other worldwide users of the same devices. Other features of the camera are Pro Mode, Selective Focus, Filtered Moments and a Food Mode. In terms of specifications of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, one of the key features is the Infinity Display which has dual-edge curved display and covers nearly the entire front of the phone.
  • Linked Phone Number, Solo Queue And More

    Linked Phone Number, Solo Queue And More

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    First: to play Ranked matches, you now have to have a unique phone number registered to your account. The feature is added to prevent players from using multiple accounts since the team said that this just creates "a negative matchmaking experience at all skill brackets".
  • Plastc Credit Card Replacement Tech Shuts Down, Considers Bankruptcy Filing

    Plastc Credit Card Replacement Tech Shuts Down, Considers Bankruptcy Filing

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    Plastc, the company that promised to put all of your credit cards on one chunk of plastic, is officially dead. Its first option, a $3.5 million Series A round, fell through. For backers, the news gets worse. Their initial goal to raise $50,000 was met in 40 minutes, and they ended up with roughly 350,000 backers, a clear indication that the concept of this type of device resonated with a lot of people.
  • Google Home can now tell who's talking

    Google Home can now tell who's talking

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    When one of you says, "Hey, Google , tell me about my day ", your personal calendar and traffic report will be referenced. When the user connects his/her account on Google Home , it asks them to say the launch phrase: "Ok Google " or "Hey Google ", two times each.
  • Offensive WhatsApp posts can land group admin in jail

    Offensive WhatsApp posts can land group admin in jail

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    Both Facebook and WhatsApp allow one or more users to manage groups, deciding who is let into it and changing its name. WhatsApp and Facebook admins can now get arrested for any fake news that gets shared on their group. Such a post must also be reported to the nearest police station, it says. Directives are being issued to social media groups, WhatsApp and Facebook group administrators and members, the order said .
  • The Surge's Latest Trailer Showcases More Of The Game's Combat

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    The main takeaway here is that you'll be able to control your attacks horizontally and vertically, targeting specific body limbs. Make sure to check out the new trailer for the game for yourself below. If either the player or the opponent get hit in an unarmoured spot more damage will be caused so take advantage of the enemy's weaknesses while also keeping your own in check.