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Wednesday, December 27, 2017

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10 Home Automation Products That Are Best To Always Stay Connected

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thedrilldown.com - The following is a guest post. Fortunately, we are living in a connected world where so many technology-based advancements are on our fingertips. The concept of the Internet of Things (IoT) is not so…

Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak launches Woz U institute to train people for tech jobs

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venturebeat.com - Steve Wozniak, one of Apple’s three original founders, has launched a new training initiative designed to get people ready for “high-paying technology” jobs. The Woz U digital institute is initially …

HQ Trivia is coming soon to Android

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techcrunch.com - HQ Trivia is letting Android users pre-register for the live-streamed trivia game built by the makers of Vine, Rus Yusupov and Colin Kroll. Pre-registering means you’ll get notified the moment HQ Tri…

The Echo Dot was the best-selling product on all of Amazon this holiday season

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techcrunch.com - The holiday shopping season is finally over and that means Amazon has some shopping data for us. This holiday season, Amazon’s Echo Dot was the top-selling Amazon device, as well as the top-selling p…

Review: The SNES Classic Edition and all 21 games on it

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techcrunch.com - Riding high on the success (and mind-boggling scarcity) of the NES Classic Edition, Nintendo surprised no one with the announcement of the SNES Classic Edition, a tiny version of the classic Super Ni…

Xbox One X games at launch: The boosts, the bummers, and the bottom line

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arstechnica.com - Our review of the Xbox One X was as comprehensive as we could get at the time. Microsoft set our embargo roughly one week after our systems arrived, along with an assurance: the system's "enhanced" c…

How to Make Your Instagram Better and Be More Successful

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pegfitzpatrick.com - Are you looking for help with your Instagram account? These Instagram tips can help make your Instagram account better and more successful but only if you put them into action. Let’s look at three th…

Any lawful device: Revisiting Carterfone on the eve of the Net Neutrality vote

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arstechnica.com - As tomorrow's FCC net neutrality vote looms, Ars has been sharing as much of our reporting on the topic as possible. And this week, a longtime reader nudged us about this classic on the FCC's Carterf…

The iPhone X’s Face ID can’t approve family purchases, and no one knows why

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arstechnica.com - iPhone X owners have found that Face ID isn't available as an authentication method for the "Ask to Buy" feature, which allows parents to approve their kids' iOS purchases and downloads. Instead, the…

Our favorite—and least favorite—tech of 2017

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arstechnica.com - 2017 is almost over. For most of us, there are reasons to be nostalgic and there are reasons to be glad we can just move on. That's how we feel about tech from this year, too. We've polled each membe…

¿Una abducción extraterrestre captada por Google Earth?

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www.telemundo.com - -Un hombre asegura que fue secuestrado por seres de otro planeta y que hay imágenes en Google Maps que prueban el hecho -En una de las fotos, se aprecia cómo la supuesta víctima habría intentado golp…

Facebook Makes Additional Changes to its Controversial ‘Real Name Policy’

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www.fastcompany.com - In the wake of criticism that Facebook’s “real name” policy is too restrictive, the social media giant is making some changes to its policy to support users with legitimate reasons to remain anonymou…

21 Ways to Improve Your Facebook Ads With Ad Targeting : Social Media Examiner

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www.socialmediaexaminer.com - Are you aware of all of the targeting options Facebook offers? Facebook offers so many ways to target potential customers, there’s a right advertising option for every business. In this article you’l…

Smart guns: One answer to the mass-shooting epidemic?

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www.cnet.com - The Smart Tech Challenges Foundation hopes consumers will someday be able to purchase smart guns like this one by Safe Gun Technology Inc. Wednesday's shooting -- when a couple killed 14 people at a …

Top 10 Tech Stories of 2017

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androidcommunity.com - The year is about to end. A new one is coming but we’d like to look back at the year that was. So much has happened this 2017 in the mobile industry. Most of which are good but there are some unfortu…

YouTube Kids: Easy to navigate, safe but hard to access by kids

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androidcommunity.com - Google rolled out YouTube Kids app almost three years ago. The app was soon updated with Chromecast support and custom passcode. It was integrated with YouTube Red, updated with better controls, and …

Vital Facebook Advertising Objectives That Will Make Or Break ROI

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marketaire.com - You’ve worked hard on your website, and traffic doesn’t appear from thin air. It’s time to use Facebook ads to send people there. First, let’s take a look at the Facebook ad campaign setup process. W…

Create a Facebook Landing Page In Minutes, Drop Ad Costs By 50%

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marketaire.com - Some of the links below are affiliate links, which means that if you choose to make a purchase, I will earn a commission that supports my work. This commission comes at no additional cost to you. Ple…

Review: NVIDIA Titan V, The Best You Shouldn't Buy - Thurrott.com

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www.thurrott.com - Earlier this month, NVIDIA surprised many in the high-end PC community with the announcement of the Titan V. The card, which is not targeted at gamers, is designed for machine learning hardware and c…

For Some Publishers, the Holiday Season Is a Key Way to Boost Ecommerce Sales

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www.adweek.com - All the presents have been unwrapped, but that doesn’t mean the season is over for publishers. The “gift guide,” where publishers curate products set to some theme and then get a cut of purchases mad…

Israelis Take Apple to Court For Slowing iPhones In $125mn Lawsuit as Number of Cases Snowball

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www.infowars.com - Two Israeli citizens have filed a class action lawsuit against tech giant Apple, accusing it of duping iPhone owners into buying the latest versions of the device by slowing down older units. In the …

Navy Blames Julian Assange Tweet on 'Inadvertent Keystroke'

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www.newsmax.com - The Navy tweeted the name of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, but later attributed the posting to an "inadvertent keystroke." This morning, an inadvertent keystroke by an authorized user of the U.S.…

Facebook’s music deal could give a big boost to its video effort

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www.businessinsider.com - Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg David Ramos/Getty Images Facebook just took a major step to boost its nascent video effort. On Thursday, the social networking and Universal Music Group announced what is…

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