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Jordan's gender gap widens to rank near bottom of index

Jordan's gender gap widens to rank near bottom of index

Nordic countries lead the world at closing the gender gap and, in recent years, have taken root at the top of the global rankings. Most striking is the gender gap in the sphere of artificial intellig...

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Microsoft's Windows Sandbox Runs Programs in an Isolated Desktop

Microsoft's Windows Sandbox Runs Programs in an Isolated Desktop

Microsoft's Windows 10 October Update has had its fair share of issues, but now it's widely available for all users. The Sandbox contains a full-featured Windows desktop, all clean and pristine a...

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Crypto Bull Tom Lee Says Bitcoin's Fair Market Price is $14800

Crypto Bull Tom Lee Says Bitcoin's Fair Market Price is $14800

If I go over there and sit with my Democrat friends, does Google track my movement? Tom Lee's recent comments call to mind a statement by Tezos Co-founder and CEO, Kathleen Breitman that only sma...

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Apple to issue software update to avoid Chinese iPhone sales ban

Apple to issue software update to avoid Chinese iPhone sales ban

This software update is meant to address the patent issues with the iPhones. The two USA companies are locked in a global dispute over licensing fees that Qualcomm charges for use of technology th...

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Company offers to pay $100,000 for ditching smartphone for a year

Company offers to pay $100,000 for ditching smartphone for a year

The company unveiled a challenge for 2019 with an award of $100,000 to a person who can prove they went without their smartphone for 365 days. Some poor employees at Vitaminwater will then sift throug...

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OnePlus 6T McLaren edition costs more and charges faster

OnePlus 6T McLaren edition costs more and charges faster

OnePlus says it can produce this incredible power without it ever slowing down even when the device is being used, or generating excessive heat. Warp Charge is a super-fast way to charge your phon...

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CD Projekt and Capcom collaborate for Witcher and Monster Hunter World crossover

CD Projekt and Capcom collaborate for Witcher and Monster Hunter World crossover

Capcom just released a new video with tons of new updates for the console versions of the game. While a lot of people (especially old school fans) have a lot of issues with World , Capcom is suppor...

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The Outer Worlds is Obsidian's New Space-Faring Adventure

The Outer Worlds is Obsidian's New Space-Faring Adventure

It seems we're set to enter a world controlled by corporations where people are marginalized and you, the unlikely hero, can make any decision you please. That's apparently due to an agreement between...

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Counter Strike: Global Offensive goes free-to-play, gets battle royale mode

Counter Strike: Global Offensive goes free-to-play, gets battle royale mode

Instead, players will be able to play Solo, Duos or Trios on a single map, Blackout , in 16 player matches. A Danger Zone match typically lasts about 10 minutes. Expect weapons to have the same pro...

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‘Fortnite’ Crown of RVs, Metal Turtle & Submarine Location Week 1 Challenge Guide

‘Fortnite’ Crown of RVs, Metal Turtle & Submarine Location Week 1 Challenge Guide

Any new season wouldn't be complete without the arrival of new skins, which include Santa-a-like character "Sergeant Winter" and The Ice King. The southeast didn't fare much better as the desert b...

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Thousands of O2 users stuck offline in mobile phone blackout

Thousands of O2 users stuck offline in mobile phone blackout

The company said one of their third party suppliers had identfied a software issue in their system. It said: "This allowed hundreds of people from both our technical teams and our third-party su...

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Samsung and Verizon Will Release a 5G Smartphone in 2019

Samsung and Verizon Will Release a 5G Smartphone in 2019

Things are just getting started here at the Qualcomm Snapdragon Summit, so stay tuned this week for more information on topics such as 5G, Snapdragon 855 , and Qualcomm-powered always on always con...

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Amazon Unveils Quantum Ledger Database and Managed Blockchain Services

Amazon Unveils Quantum Ledger Database and Managed Blockchain Services

In his keynote, Jassy said none of the hybrid options now available provide a truly consistent hybrid experience. The new service, called Outposts, lets users choose between on premises servers an...

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Google Fi Now Works With iPhones - But Its Coolest Feature Is Missing

Google Fi Now Works With iPhones - But Its Coolest Feature Is Missing

First, it combines cellular and WiFi so that you may be making calls or receiving text messages over WiFi, but the service will seamlessly transition to cellular when you leave a hotspot. Now Google...

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Pixel 3 Lite Caught Posing Next to iPhone XR, Pixel 3 XL

Pixel 3 Lite Caught Posing Next to iPhone XR, Pixel 3 XL

Now that a Google Pixel 3 Lite may be on the horizon, it's time for the leaks to spin back up, and this scaled back version of the Pixel 3 is still getting leaked like insane. The Google Pixel 3 ...

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Red Dead Online's beta goes live for everyone this week

Red Dead Online's beta goes live for everyone this week

We entered this week wondering if Rockstar would meet that launch window, but even though it's getting pretty down to the wire, it looks like it will. Red Dead Online will be in early access and be...

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JB Hi-Fi’s PlayStation 4 Pro Deal Is Pretty Good

JB Hi-Fi’s PlayStation 4 Pro Deal Is Pretty Good

There are even deals on accessories, including headsets and controllers. It's a tough position to find yourself in, between spending $400 on a new console just so you're able to play one game or just ...

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Amazon accidentally exposed people's email addresses on its website

Amazon accidentally exposed people's email addresses on its website

Amazon reported a customer data leak on Wednesday, just days before Black Friday and the beginning of the holiday shopping season. "Unfortunately, even such companies as Amazon are not immune from...

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Instagram is cracking down on fake followers and likes

Instagram is cracking down on fake followers and likes

Not all of those come from real people, however, and Instagram has had enough with users' shenanigans and is putting an end to it, a recent blog post informs us. "We're removing activity like new fo...

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Apple really wants iPad Pro to be your next computer

Apple really wants iPad Pro to be your next computer

One of the reasons outlined in the video is that it is "more powerful than most computers", before showing it being used for gaming and other power-intensive functions. The video notes the bad design ...

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Samsung Galaxy S9 on Black Friday is $200 off on Amazon

Samsung Galaxy S9 on Black Friday is $200 off on Amazon

Galaxy S10 rumors from various sources claimed in the past few months that Samsung is making three distinct versions of the phone. Samsung also has a durability lab where the handsets are tes...

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New Black Ops 4 PlayStation 4 bundle coming November 27 for $299

New Black Ops 4 PlayStation 4 bundle coming November 27 for $299

All orders over $35 will have free shipping, so make sure you take advantage of that and get ready for the holidays. Don't you just love Black Friday? You can save $100 on any bundle the company off...

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Google's 'Night Sight' Photo Mode Rolling Out to Pixel Phones Today

Google's 'Night Sight' Photo Mode Rolling Out to Pixel Phones Today

A lot of people seem to agree that the camera on Google Pixel phones are generally rather good and now Google is looking to make it even better with a new feature that significantly improves picture...

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FCC approves SpaceX, Telesat, LeoSat and Kepler internet constellations

FCC approves SpaceX, Telesat, LeoSat and Kepler internet constellations

Elon Musk's SpaceX got approvals from the US Federal Communications Commission ( FCC ) to put almost 12,000 broadband satellites into orbit that would foster cheap wireless Internet access by t...

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Samsung Galaxy S10 Flagship Detailed In Most Credible Leak Yet

Samsung Galaxy S10 Flagship Detailed In Most Credible Leak Yet

Some exciting stuff there, but I'm somewhat concerned about a display with a circle cutout off to the side. However, Samsung's latest announcement brings bad news for United Kingdom fans of the fi...

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OnePlus 6T Thunder Purple Variant to be Launched in India Soon

OnePlus 6T Thunder Purple Variant to be Launched in India Soon

The phone will be available from 11am on November 16. OnePlus 6T is already available in the matte Midnight Black and the glossy Mirror black option. 500 on Amazon Kindle ebooks. It's worth noting...

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Facebook returning to users after Monday afternoon outage

Facebook returning to users after Monday afternoon outage

How will I know what my extended family and people I hate from highschool have opinions on now?!?!?!?!?!" In response, users took their frustrations to other websites. People on Twitter also reporte...

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James scores 25 as Lakers top Kings 101-86

James scores 25 as Lakers top Kings 101-86

This isn't like when Minnesota traded Kevin Garnett to Boston for five players and two draft picks in a deal between friends and former Celtics teammates Kevin McHale and Danny Ainge. Chandler seemed ...

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Fossil Sport Smartwatch now available with Snapdragon Wear 3100 processor

Fossil Sport Smartwatch now available with Snapdragon Wear 3100 processor

Qualcomm's Snapdragon Wear 3100 processor is making its way into another Wear OS smartwatch. The newly redesigned Google Fit app will be a great companion to the Fossil Sport along with the snappy ...

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IPhone XR isn't selling as well as Apple anticipated, production reportedly cut

IPhone XR isn't selling as well as Apple anticipated, production reportedly cut

And as a result, Apple's suppliers have canceled plans to ramp up production of the device. Foxconn , the world's largest contract electronics manufacturer and the leading iPhone XR assembler, is...

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