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Get ready. Facebook's about to bring it! Wood said that Facebook is moving away from virtual reality on its Oculus Rift platform and toward augmented reality on your phone, something its competitor Snapchat is already doing. Entering Spaces logs you into your Facebook account and you can look at all your friends that have the technology in the form of avatars with their profile pictures.
  • PDL BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDLI) Reviewed By Analysts

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    Relative strength index (RSI-14) for PDL BioPharma Inc (NASDAQ:PDLI) is at 54.00. (PDLI) is at 58.94. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 4,282,180 shares of the biotechnology company's stock worth $9,078,000 after buying an additional 582,265 shares during the last quarter.
  • Modified LEAF To Enter The 10000 Mile Mongol Rally

    Modified LEAF To Enter The 10000 Mile Mongol Rally

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    It has been customised with Speedline SL2 Marmora wheels and Maxsport RB3 narrow tyres. The Leaf is based on a standard 30-kWh Nissan Leaf Acenta, which offers up to 155 miles (250 km) of all-electric range on a single charge, but key modifications have been made so that the vehicle can compete once it reaches the more remote parts of the journey.
  • Xiaomi Mi 6 launched: Here are the key features

    Xiaomi Mi 6 launched: Here are the key features

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    Whereas, the Mi 6 Plus will be available in 64GB/6GB for RMB 2 ,599 (Rs 24,300 approximately) or 128GB/6GB for RMB 3,099 (Rs 29,000 approximately). Incidentally, other devices that were announced to have the Snapdragon 835 chip include Sony Xperia XZ Premium and Samsung Galaxy S8 , but Xiaomi Mi 6 will have the smallest display , The Quint reported.
  • Apple's Carpool Karaoke Delayed Until 'Later This Year'

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    The announcement was coupled with a trailer consisting of some of the most-loved celebrities such as Will Smith, John Cena, Shaquille O'Neal, Ariana Grande, James Corden and others. Apple will launch 16 half-hour episodes of the show that pairs two celebrities spending the day driving around and singing together. Corden's Karaoke rides have generated billions of views on YouTube, and we have few reasons to doubt that the new episodes would perform differently, if made exclusive to Apple ...
  • Amazon's new Echo Look has a camera so Alexa can judge you

    Amazon's new Echo Look has a camera so Alexa can judge you

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    The Echo Look first leaked as a "security camera" back in March, and the photo matches exactly with what Amazon has announced today. The depth sensor in the camera even lets you blur the background behind you, making your outfit pop amidst your surroundings.
  • Google Trips Gets Improvements Just in Time for Your Summer Vacations

    Google Trips Gets Improvements Just in Time for Your Summer Vacations

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    And when you're done figuring it all out you need to get it organized and put somewhere that you can use it. Google Trips can help and some new features make it even easier. If you'd like to take a look for yourself feel free at the Play Store or APKMirror . Train or bus reservations will be added, too: With the update, all your train and bus reservations will be automatically organized along with your other travel reservations, including flight, hotel, car, and restaurant ...
  • Sustaining higher education has become a major challenge: President

    Sustaining higher education has become a major challenge: President

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    He said the university witnessed momentous changes in these 100 years, including the two world wars, India's independence and formation of Telangana. "Osmania University was also established with this dream that it will be an institution of excellence where free minds will meet freely, interact and exchange ideas and live in peaceful co-existence.
  • Samsung Creates In-Traffic Reply App to Prevent Distracted Driving

    Samsung Creates In-Traffic Reply App to Prevent Distracted Driving

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    Samsung hasn't said how exactly the app will work if you're a passenger in a vehicle, but presumably there's some way to manually turn off the automatic functionality. They can even customize the response with their own message. Amsterdam is of course the bicycle capital of the world and that mode of transport is ubiquitous in the country.
  • Lions bring in Pathan as Bravo's replacement

    Lions bring in Pathan as Bravo's replacement

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    However, the tweet was soon removed as the contract was signed only on Tuesday. After the cricketer agreed to oblige him, the pilot asked Pathan why he was not a part of the Indian Premier League (IPL) this time around. "We have a good side". I need to be ready for everything. I'm training as hard as I can and I'm taking the positives out it by getting ready for the English season.
  • Guilty plea set for Haitian politician, coup leader

    Guilty plea set for Haitian politician, coup leader

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    Self-confessed Haitian drug-trafficker, Guy Philippe , r., and his wife, Natalie Philippe in an undated photo. Philippe's hearing is set for July 5th. "Philippe cast aside his duty to protect and serve the people of Haiti", Acting US Attorney Benjamin Greenberg said. However, according to admissions made in connection with the plea, beginning in the late 1990s, Philippe knowingly using his position as a high-ranking Haitian National Police Officer to provide protection for the shipments ...