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According to a post on NeoGAF , hiphoptherobot isn't connecting the device to the internet to avoid causing trouble with Nintendo for the store he bought it from. Nothing is inside the box we don't already know: there's the Switch unit itself, the dock, the Joy-Con controllers, the Joy-Con grip, the Joy-Con straps, an HDMI cable, and an A/C adaptor.
  • Super Bowl ad causes Google Home speakers to 'meltdown'

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    And while at least Amazon customer didn't share the experience ... You can also temporarily turn the microphone off - which might have been useful during the Super Bowl TV commercials this year. One of the biggest parts of the Super Bowl is always the adverts, with millions of dollars paid for slots during the game so companies can get that prime time exposure.
  • Joost van der Westhuizen: Ex-South Africa captain in 'critical condition'

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    A statement from his charity the J9 Foundation announced Van der Westhuizen's death on Monday. "Joost Heystek van der Westhuizen passed away at his home surrounded by his loved ones on Monday 6th February 2017 ", the statement said. Pieter thanked the public for supporting the family in their time of need. South Africa are prepared to unite for fallen rugby legend Joost van der Westhuizen .
  • Justin Bieber Celebrates The Touchdown Dance In T-Mobile Super Bowl Ad

    Justin Bieber Celebrates The Touchdown Dance In T-Mobile Super Bowl Ad

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    Justin is clearly excited about his T-Mobile #UnlimitedMoves spot for the game, after taking to Twitter previous year to state his desire to be in a Super Bowl commercial. Finally, former National Football League wide receiver Terrell Owens appears to unleash #UnlimitedMoves. Justin , while munching on popcorn, points at the Pro Bowl legend and says: 'That guy's got unlimited moves'.
  • Apple set to begin making iPhones in India by April's end

    Apple set to begin making iPhones in India by April's end

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    Following the meetings, Apple said it appreciated the open and constructive dialogue it held with Indian officials, around the expansion of its local operations in the country. Apple CEO Tim Cook had discussed the possibility of manufacturing with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the a year ago, when he had visited to India but there no official confirmation was given.
  • Amazon beats Wall Street on profit, misses on revenue in Q4 2016

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    The report also includes other media content like books and movies, in addition to the TV and movies. Amazon stock is down almost 4.5% in after hours. The correct version of this news story can be read at https://sportsperspectives.com/2017/02/03/amazon-com-inc-amzn-pt-set-at-945-00-by-j-p-morgan-chase-co.html.
  • PS4 4.50 Update Brings External HDD Support

    PS4 4.50 Update Brings External HDD Support

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    Users will be able to expand their storage space by plugging in a USB 3.0 HDD. External hard drive support will be capped at 8TB, which should satisfy the needs of most PlayStation 4 gamers. You can also edit the images in the application of Photo Mode of SHAREfactory to make the modifications. There will also now be the ability to post directly into the activity feed .
  • Instagram is Snapchat's biggest threat

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    Instagram has over 600 million users, and in August, launched "Stories", a section of the app that nearly completely mimics Snapchat's own "Stories" section. Not only in terms of user base and engagement, Snapchat has also witnessed a decline in app downloads. The Facebook Stories will attract more users, hence adding to the revenue .
  • In New Safety Tests, Plug-in Hybrids Beat Electric Cars

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    The test is created to highlight any issues in front structural protection. "We are committed to making the world's safest cars, and Model S has previously received a 5-star safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration", Tesla said in its statement.
  • Google's driverless cars make progress

    Google's driverless cars make progress

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    Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk has said the company plans to install new hardware and software to enable fully autonomous driving in Tesla vehicles before the end of the year. Tesla reported 182 disengagements during 550 total miles of testing, and nearly all of those took place in wet-road environments. In today's report, we learn that safety-related disengages dropped substantially in 2016 compared to 2015.
  • McLaren reveals next-gen powertrain technology tie-up with BMW

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    For plenty of vehicle nerds, the names McLaren and BMW together mean something special in the engine department. McLaren and BMW announced they will link up to develop engines with greater output per liter of displacement and lower Carbon dioxide emissions.