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Here's the pep talk the CEO of bitcoin exchange Coinbase gave to new hires about the price dip: 'People are irrationally pessimistic'

Here's the pep talk the CEO of bitcoin exchange Coinbase gave to new hires about the price dip: 'People are irrationally pessimistic'

9 hours ago   |   Business Insider

$1.6 billion cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase became a prominent name as the price of bitcoin surged toward $20,000. But now that bitcoin is valued around $6,700, some people...
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Virtual reality headsets make it easier to give kids shots

Virtual reality headsets make it easier to give kids shots

12 hours ago   |   SlashGear   |   2 articles

Children aren't the most receptive when it comes to needles, but virtual reality is helping change that. A new study details research into the use of VR headsets in the...
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IOS 12 beta 2 update now available from Apple

IOS 12 beta 2 update now available from Apple

15 hours ago   |   PhoneDog   |   6 articles

One day after pushing out a new iOS 11.4.1 beta , Apple has unleashed another iOS 12 beta release. iOS 12 beta 2 is now available to developers. The update comes two weeks...
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Apple Maps Is Not Working. Oh No, Hold On, It's Back Again

4 days ago   |   Forbes   |   7 articles

It's not everybody's routing software of choice, but it still proved distracting when it fell over today.
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Engines Of Distraction For A Booming Aviation Industry

4 days ago   |   Forbes

With airliner production surging on the back of strong demand in emerging markets, troubles with the latest generation of aircraft engines are causing problems for airlines...
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Instagram no longer snitches when you screenshot Stories

Instagram no longer snitches when you screenshot Stories

5 days ago   |   The Next Web   |   4 articles

You can go back to recklessly screenshotting your friends' embarrassing Stories. Several months after Instagram introduced a feature to notify users anytime someone has...
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5 mobile games to get you through the World Cup

5 mobile games to get you through the World Cup

5 days ago   |   Pocket Gamer   |   3 articles

World Cup 2018 has kicked off! Over the next month, 32 national teams will compete for the biggest prize in football, if not sport. Those of us who have been here before will...
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China opened a footpath for people glued to their phones - CNET

5 days ago   |   CNET

One can finally check Instagram without being distracted by oncoming cars.
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Stanford researchers taught AI to make dank memes

Stanford researchers taught AI to make dank memes

5 days ago   |   The Next Web

A couple of Stanford students fed a computer over 400,000 memes in an effort to teach it how to generate its own. When they were finished, and the machine was trained, they...
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First, Fire All The Employees

6 days ago   |   Forbes

For well over a hundred years we've been searching for an answer to the question: does a jobless future lead to a life of leisure or a dystopia of mass unemployment? But the...
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Budget friendly Panasonic P90 launched in India for around $80

Budget friendly Panasonic P90 launched in India for around $80

Panasonic has launched a new smartphone, dubbed P90. It's an entry-level device that is powered by Mediatek MTK6737 SoC with quad-core 1.25GHz processor, and sports a 5-inch HD... Read more ...

Read the letter 100 Microsoft staff reportedly sent to Satya Nadella...

Read the letter 100 Microsoft staff reportedly sent to Satya Nadella protesting the firm's $19 million deal with ICE

Microsoft staff wrote to CEO Satya Nadella calling on the firm to cancel its $19.4 million contract with the US's Immigration, Customs and Enforcement agency. They are dismayed... Read more ...

South Korean exchange Bithumb hacked for $31 million

South Korean exchange Bithumb hacked for $31 million

You know it is just a regular day when you read about a cryptocurrency heist. Today's victim is South Korean exchange desk Bithumb. The company reported that nearly 35 billion... Read more ...

Porsche buys a 10-percent stake in the Croatian brand building a 2,000-hp EV

Porsche buys a 10-percent stake in the Croatian brand building a 2,000-hp EV

Croatian start-up Rimac introduced a 2,000-horsepower electric car at the Geneva auto show. The Concept Two caught the attention of Porsche, and the firm has purchased a... Read more ...

OPPO Intros Find X Lamborghini Edition With ‘SuperVOOC'

OPPO Intros Find X Lamborghini Edition With ‘SuperVOOC'

In addition to announcing its all-new Find X flagship, OPPO has also introduced a special edition variant of that phone with Lamborghini branding. The OPPO Find X Lamborghini... Read more ...

A Galaxy S10 prototype may have just leaked, reveals extremely bezel-less design

A Galaxy S10 prototype may have just leaked, reveals extremely bezel-less design

Next year will mark the launch of the 10th generation Galaxy S smartphone, with reports claiming Samsung has a huge redesign in the works, as well as plans to launch the device... Read more ...

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro launch date announced

Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro launch date announced

Xiaomi launched the Redmi 6 and Redmi 6 on June 12 but the Redmi 6 Pro was missing at the event. Since the notch-ed handset had passed TENAA, launch was inevitable but it was... Read more ...

LG Stylo 4 launches at MetroPCS with 6.2-inch screen and built-in stylus

LG Stylo 4 launches at MetroPCS with 6.2-inch screen and built-in stylus

MetroPCS has offered previous models of LG's stylus-equipped Stylo phones in the past, and now the brand new model has launched at T-Mobile's prepaid brand as well. The LG... Read more ...

10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday. 1. An increasing number of tech CEOs are speaking out against the Trump administration's policy of... Read more ...

Google Play apps shared offline will soon receive updates and offline...

Google Play apps shared offline will soon receive updates and offline verification

In some countries where internet connectivity isn't that good, it makes the installation of apps straight from the Google Play Store "iffy." As a result, Android owners share... Read more ...