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The Detroit Auto Show got rolling on January 14, with global trade and tax cuts dominating the conversation, even as carmakers raced to meet Americans' seemingly insatiable appetite for trucks and SUVs. The Lincoln Navigator is shown in a promotional image. The Accord won out thanks to sleek new styling and a roomy, well-appointed interior. Finalists were the Ford Expedition and the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 .
  • Samsung Galaxy S9 Android Flagships Certified By The FCC

    Samsung Galaxy S9 Android Flagships Certified By The FCC

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    Although the aforementioned issue doesn't seem to be widespread for now, Samsung may want to take a look at it and solve the issue before it gets major attention. Some users who have encountered the problem have said that they are able to see charging cycle on the screen after connecting the charging cable, but the phablet refuses to charge.
  • Facebook and Universal Music strike huge agreement

    Facebook and Universal Music strike huge agreement

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    Ever wanted to post a video of you singing Demi Lovato's "You Don't Do It For Me Anymore" or Kanye West's " Heartless " without fearing Facebook removing the video? In what may be music to the ears of Facebook users, they can now add some of their favorite songs to videos they upload and share.
  • FG requests Facebook user data of Nigerians

    FG requests Facebook user data of Nigerians

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    The number of requests to Facebook for information on users from the Irish Government rose in the first six months of 2017, new figures show. While all requests are reviewed by Facebook, the figures also revealed that most were approved, with the United Kingdom (90 per cent), the U.S.
  • OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition launched in India

    OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition launched in India

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    OnePlus 5T Star Wars Limited Edition comes with same specifications. As far as the availability is concerned, the limited edition of OnePlus 5T will start from December 15. Wallpapers from that handset are now available for download, 10 of them in total, and you guessed it, all of them are Star Wars-themed. The OnePlus 5T special edition has a Star Wars logo surrounded by a red border on the back panel.
  • Google wants you to try its new photo apps

    Google wants you to try its new photo apps

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    Google is soliciting feedback from users within the apps, and indicates that it will be launching other " appsperiments " in the future. Created to explore the potential of mobile photography using its latest technology, Appsperiments launches with a collection of three apps described as "usable and useful mobile photography experiences built on experimental technology".
  • Donald Trump tells NASA to send Americans to Moon

    Donald Trump tells NASA to send Americans to Moon

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    The better known Buzz Aldrin, the second man on the Moon after Armstrong and a fervent advocate of future space missions, was also present at the ceremony but not mentioned by Trump during his speech. Astrobotic, a Pittsburgh-based startup that spun out of Carnegie Mellon University, praised Trump's announcement, urging Nasa to rend robotic landers to the moon starting in 2020 in advance of a human return.
  • Apple In the Process of Buying Music App Shazam

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    She adds that one source said the sale price would be "in the nine figures", while another source said it would be around $400 million. Apple is on the verge of acquiring Shazam for $400 million, according to multiple reports , far less than a recent $1 billion valuation.
  • Sensex shot up by 301.09 pts

    Sensex shot up by 301.09 pts

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    Similarly, the broader NSE Nifty soared 122.60 points, or 1.22 per cent, to close at 10166.70 after hovering between 10061.90 and 10182.65. The barometer 30-scrip Sensitive Index ( Sensex ) of the BSE reclaimed the psychologically important 33,000-mark and closed 301.09 points higher.
  • Google to Flag Apps That Snoop Without Permission

    Google to Flag Apps That Snoop Without Permission

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    There are apps that need personal user data (such as user phone number or email), or device data (MAC addresses, device name, model, and model number). Google notes that two common violations are when an app doesn't treat a user's installed apps as personal or sensitive user data and when an app doesn't treat the user's phone or contact book as personal data.
  • 2017 supermoon rises this weekend

    2017 supermoon rises this weekend

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    The supermoon will reach its perigee -the closest point in its orbit around the Earth - at 3:45 a.m. the following day. The final supermoon of 2017 will be visible in the night sky this weekend . "The supermoons are a great opportunity for people to start looking at the Moon, not just that once but every chance they have!" says Noah Petro, a research scientist from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.
  • Microsoft plans a multibillion-dollar overhaul of its Redmond headquarters

    Microsoft plans a multibillion-dollar overhaul of its Redmond headquarters

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    Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN ), meanwhile, has built over the last decade a dense, a high-rise urban campus that has completely transformed Seattle's South Lake Union neighborhood, and more recently, the northern edge of downtown. "As Microsoft continues to create the tools and services that are shaping the future of work, we can't think of a better time to modernize our campus into a model of ingenuity and innovation".