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GameSpotNintendo Switch Eshop Adds 16 New Games This WeekGameSpotIt's Thursday again, which means a bunch of new games are now available for Nintendo Switch. This week is another fairly busy one for Nintendo's hybrid console; 16 titles launch for the platform over the course of the week, including an acclaimed RPG ...Nintendo eShop Releases for Switch and 3DS: January 15 - 21IGNEven with the Switch's success, the Nintendo 3DS still had strong holiday salesThe VergeNintendo Switch eShop adds Darkest Dungeon to the lineupPolygonVentureBeat -Destructoid -Gamasutra -SlashGearall 46 news articles [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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Business InsiderSenate passes controversial spying law that scoops up Americans' phone calls and emails without a warrantBusiness InsiderPresident Donald Trump is expected to sign the measure by the end of the week. Despite fierce opposition from a bipartisan group of privacy-minded lawmakers on Capitol Hill, the US government will continue to have the authority to "incidentally" sweep ...Senate Votes To Reauthorize FISA Without Substantial ReformsThe Daily Callerall 135 news articles [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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EngadgetNintendo Labo: Overpriced or innovative?EngadgetWeird Nintendo is often the best Nintendo, or so it is said. After all, two of its biggest successes (the Wii and the Switch) are far from ordinary consoles. Now, with a year of huge Switch sales behind it, Nintendo is getting even weirder with Labo ...Nintendo Switch's New Cardboard 'Labo' Could Completely Fail, And That's Why It's AwesomeForbesAs a dad I couldn't be more excited about Nintendo LaboDestructoidNintendo just unveiled an ambitious, bizarre new project called 'Labo' — here's how it worksBusiness InsiderGameSpot -IGN -Digital Trends -Polygonall 135 news articles [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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ForbesDell Showcases New XPS Notebooks And Cinema Portfolio At CES 2018ForbesPatrick Moorhead , Contributor I write about disruptive companies, technologies and usage models. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Patrick Moorhead. Dell PC President Sam Burd opens up Dell's CES 2018 press conference. Over the ...What the newest laptops tell us about 2018 trendsThe VergeDell's XPS 15 2-in-1 Wants To Be The Anti-MacBook ProGizmodo AustraliaFirst Hybrid Intel-AMD Chip Benchmarks Show Vega M Obliterating Intel UHD and MX 150 GraphicsHardOCPLowyat.NET (blog)all 12 news articles [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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Charlotte Business JournalWhat about Apple's HQ2: Will Charlotte region go after second-biggest project of decade?Charlotte Business JournalA day before Amazon.com Inc. trimmed down its list of candidates for its second headquarters project, Apple Inc. announced it's going to build a second major corporate campus in the United States. This one will be for about 20,000 employees, a bit ...Amazon narrows the field of candidates for its $5B second headquarters to 20 cities across North AmericaAppleInsider (press release) (blog)Amazon Shortlists 20 Cities For Second HeadquartersThe Daily CallerAmazon releases finalist cities for second headquarters10,000 CouplesUSA TODAY -New York Times -CNET -CNBCall 1,084 [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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FortuneAfter That Cash Windfall, Where Is Apple's Second Campus Going?FortuneAs Amazon closes in on the location for its second campus, currently codenamed HQ2, is Apple planning its own search for Apple HQ2? The tech giant on Wednesday announced plans to invest billions of dollars in the U.S. as part of a broader effort to ...Apple is taking a page out of Amazon's playbook by teasing its new campusBusiness InsiderEU says Apple's cash repatriation plans won't alleviate Irish $15.9B back tax paymentsAppleInsider (press release) (blog)Breaking Down Apple, Inc.'s Massive $350 Billion US InvestmentMotley FoolMac Rumors -9to5Mac -CNNMoney -NPRall 326 news articles [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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PCMagApple, Google Shuttle Buses Attacked, Windows BrokenPCMagSeveral buses carrying Apple and Google employees were attacked in recent days. SFGate reports that four buses chartered by Apple and one by Google to transport employees to and from work were attacked on California's Highway 280 outside of San ...Apple Employee Buses Under Attack by ProtestersThe Mac ObserverApple and Google buses under fire in Silicon ValleyBBC NewsApple and Google Are Rerouting Their Employee Buses as Attacks ResumeFortuneGant Daily -BGR -AppleInsider (press release) (blog) -Gizmodoall 59 news articles [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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The VergeInstagram now shows when users were last activeThe VergeInstagram is continuing to build out its messaging section with a new feature that's already found in popular apps like Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp. From the direct messages screen, people you follow or have previously chatted with can now see when ...You Might Want to Turn Off Instagram's New, Humiliating 'Activity Status'GizmodoInstagram just added a powerful new way to stalk people on the appMashableInstagram starts showing activity status in direct messagesAndroid PoliceTom's Guide -Metro -TNW -DigitalSpy.comall 14 news articles [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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TechCrunchWhatsApp officially launches its app for businesses in select marketsTechCrunchWhatsApp today officially launched its new WhatsApp Business app in select markets, including Indonesia, Italy, Mexico, the U.K. and the U.S., ahead of its planned worldwide rollout. The addition of business profiles and new messaging tools aimed at ...WhatsApp inches closer to revenue plan with accounts for businessesBusiness InsiderWhatsApp Business launches officially for Android in Indonesia, Italy, Mexico, the UK, and the USA [APK Download]Android PoliceWhatsApp launches standalone Android app for businessesVentureBeatUbergizmo -Irish Examiner -YourStory.com -Firstpostall 23 news articles [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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GizmodoIntel Claims 90 percent of Affected CPUs Have Live Patches Just as Rumors of New Attacks ArriveGizmodoThis morning in a press release, Intel announced that it has “issued firmware updates for 90 percent of Intel CPUs introduced in the past five years.” But it's possible the flurry of patches is just beginning. Recent Video from Gizmodo. View More ...Intel admits reboot issues in Spectre patch affects newer Skylake and Kaby Lake processorsAppleInsider (press release) (blog)Tests Show Tiny PC Performance Hit From Meltdown, Spectre FixPCMagMeltdown and Spectre: Good news for AMD users, (more) bad news for IntelArs TechnicaZDNet -Newsweek -SlashGear -Engadgetall [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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