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HTC will focus on mid-range and flagship phones in first half of 2019

HTC will focus on mid-range and flagship phones in first half of 2019

7 minutes ago   |   MobileSyrup

The once dominant Android manufacturer HTC will continue to launch new flagship and mid-range smartphones in 2019. HTC Taiwan president Darren Chen interviewed Digitimes and...
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Coinbase lets you convert one cryptocurrency into another

2 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

It's hard to believe that you still had to convert your BTC into USD in order to buy ETH on Coinbase. The company is finally adding direct cryptocurrency-to-cryptocurrency...
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Bitcoin extortionists threaten victims with ‘hitman' unless they cough up $4K

Bitcoin extortionists threaten victims with ‘hitman' unless they cough up $4K

5 hours ago   |   The Next Web

Cryptocurrency scams are getting more old-school with every week that passes. Hacks seem to be too difficult these days and old-fashioned threats are becoming the way of the...
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Belgian cryptocurrency scam blacklist swells to 113 dodgy domains

Belgian cryptocurrency scam blacklist swells to 113 dodgy domains

6 hours ago   |   The Next Web

The Belgian Financial Services and Markets Authority has identified a fresh batch of cryptocurrency scams. It has added a swathe of new sites to its blockchain blacklist...
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Atari acquires stake in Animoca Brands as part of blockchain game deal

12 hours ago   |   GamesIndustry   |   2 articles

Partnership will see Animoca Brands develop blockchain version of RollerCoaster Tycoon
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Atari teams up with some startup to pretend to make blockchain-based games

12 hours ago   |   TechCrunch   |   2 articles

Animoca Brands will produce and publish blockchain-based versions of RollerCoaster Tycoon and Goon Squad worldwide (excluding China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macau); the new...
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Abacus has attracted $2 million from YC, Justin Kan, and Coinbase to help startups and investors manage tokenized liquidity programs

23 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

For the crypto market to become attractive to institutional investors, companies and their investors need to ensure that tokenized securities - digital assets subject to...
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HTC Desire 12s launch reminds us why the company is not doing so well

HTC Desire 12s launch reminds us why the company is not doing so well

1 day ago   |   Phone Arena   |   3 articles

HTC may not be giving up on the smartphone market yet, hoping 5G connectivity and blockchain technology will somehow get the financially struggling company back in the game...
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Moonday Mornings: Maduro forces pensioners to use Petro

Moonday Mornings: Maduro forces pensioners to use Petro

1 day ago   |   The Next Web

Last week, we had our first ever blockchain event, Hard Fork Decentralized, where we discussed a range of challenges facing the industry and hosted talks all over London. We'll...
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​Data61 completed 317 projects in first two years of operation

1 day ago   |   ZDnet

CSIRO's data innovation arm has commenced 681 projects across areas such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, and cybersecurity since it was stood up in mid-2016.
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Instagram Revs Up the Power of the Sticker

Instagram Revs Up the Power of the Sticker

Instagram today announced several new ways people can interact with one another via the social network. First, it has added the ability to ask friends for music... Read more ...

Nintendo Switch is the fastest selling US console: Here's why

Nintendo Switch is the fastest selling US console: Here's why

The Nintendo Switch is clearly a popular machine, but today, Nintendo gave us an idea of just how popular it is. Citing numbers from the NPD Group, Nintendo announced today... Read more ...

Amazon Digital Day 2018 kicks off on December 28 with thousands of deals

Amazon Digital Day 2018 kicks off on December 28 with thousands of deals

Shop from home! Friday December 28 will be the date which Amazon's third annual Digital Day will take place, offering up thousands of deals on digital content from in-game... Read more ...

Windows Central Game Awards 2018

Windows Central Game Awards 2018

We're taking a look back at 2018 of Windows PC and Xbox One gaming, and awarding the best of the best. It has been a fun year for gaming across Microsoft's platforms. From the... Read more ...

AT&T just launched a 5G mobile network you won't use anytime soon

AT&T just launched a 5G mobile network you won't use anytime soon

AT&T on Tuesday announced it's the first carrier in the US to launch “a mobile 5G device over a commercial, standards-based mobile 5G network,” as its 5G network went live in... Read more ...

Best Games Of 2018: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Best Games Of 2018: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Over the next few days, we will reveal what we believe are the 10 best games of 2018, organized by release date. Then, on December 19, we will reveal which of the nominees gets... Read more ...

This huge 58-inch 4K TV with Roku and HDR built-in is on sale for $350

This huge 58-inch 4K TV with Roku and HDR built-in is on sale for $350

TVs that check all the boxes can cost an arm and a leg, but today, you can grab a big, feature-laden smart set for cheap. Best Buy is selling a 58-inch Sharp TV with Roku for... Read more ...

The Lenovo Z5 Pro GT packs the most RAM ever seen in a smartphone

The Lenovo Z5 Pro GT packs the most RAM ever seen in a smartphone

The next generation of smartphones has begun, and it's begun with a bang. The Lenovo Z5 Pro GT comes with the next generation Snapdragon 855 processor, 12GB of RAM, and 512GB... Read more ...

Controversial ex-Uber engineer claims to have completed a coast-to-coast...

Controversial ex-Uber engineer claims to have completed a coast-to-coast self-driving trip

Anthony Levandowski, the infamous self-driving car engineer whose shenanigans helped spur a multimillion-dollar lawsuit between Waymo and Uber, is back with a new project... Read more ...

Here are the basic steps for setting up your new Samsung Galaxy phone

Here are the basic steps for setting up your new Samsung Galaxy phone

Samsung has streamlined its setup process in the last few generations, but there are still several extra steps compared to other phones as Samsung injects its own steps... Read more ...