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Modders turn Nintendo Switch into a full-fledged Linux tablet

Modders turn Nintendo Switch into a full-fledged Linux tablet

11 minutes ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

For all of its Nintendo customizations, the Switch is ultimately a tablet running a garden variety NVIDIA Tegra processor - and that means it can potentially handle the same...
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Swype Keyboard Android App Killed Amid Strategy Shift

Swype Keyboard Android App Killed Amid Strategy Shift

31 minutes ago   |   Android Headlines   |   6 articles

The Swype Keyboard app for Android devices has been discontinued earlier this month, developer Nuance Communications confirmed to a number of users. The move comes as part of a...
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Snapchat adds GIF stickers via Giphy, plus new Friends and Discover screen tabs

Snapchat adds GIF stickers via Giphy, plus new Friends and Discover screen tabs

35 minutes ago   |   TechCrunch

Snapchat is bringing one of the best recent features of Instagram Stories to its own app, with the ability to add GIF stickers from Giphy to your posts. This is a notable...
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Apple fixed a flaw that let people 'bomb' your iPhone and cause it to stop working

Apple fixed a flaw that let people 'bomb' your iPhone and cause it to stop working

41 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Some Apple products including the iPhone would crash when sent a specific series of Telugu or Bengali letters. Apple fixed the "text bomb" bug in a software update. Apple...
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Microsoft ends push notification support for Windows Phone 7.5 and 8.0 devices

Microsoft ends push notification support for Windows Phone 7.5 and 8.0 devices

41 minutes ago   |   MobileSyrup   |   5 articles

Effective today, Microsoft is discontinuing support for push notification services on all Windows Phone 7.5 and 8.0 devices. In addition, live tiles updates and the find my...
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Indian software services sector to grow 7-9 percent in FY19 - lobby group

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

HYDERABAD, India - India's software services exports will see revenue growth of 7-9 percent in constant currency terms in the fiscal year to March 2019, a leading lobby group...
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Spotify job listing hints the company's ‘first physical products' are coming

Spotify job listing hints the company's ‘first physical products' are coming

1 hour ago   |   TechCrunch   |   3 articles

Spotify so far has been content to partner far and wide on hardware, via its Spotify Connect platform, which allows anyone building a connected speaker, mobile device or piece...
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Get started with Google Go in Azure

1 hour ago   |   InfoWorld

For a language that's designed for systems-level programming, the Google Go language is surprisingly popular. Designed by many of the original C designers, it's gained a...
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Google Pay launches today, but it's most important feature is not here yet

Google Pay launches today, but it's most important feature is not here yet

2 hours ago   |   Phone Arena

Google Pay, the unified payments service that wants to simplify things by bundling all of Mountain View's different service together, is launching today. This much-neede...
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Spider Solitaire HTML5

Spider Solitaire HTML5

2 hours ago   |   WildGames

Spider Solitaire HTML5 by Inlogic Software Best your score or just have a relaxing game of Spider Solitaire! Create stacks of cards, from King to Ace and beat the game! Cards...
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Qualcomm now plans to close the NXP acquisition for $44 billion as quickly...

Qualcomm now plans to close the NXP acquisition for $44 billion as quickly as possible

Qualcomm, Broadcom and NXP are on a boat. Broadcom wants to acquire Qualcomm, Qualcomm wants to acquire NXP. While Qualcomm has planned on buying NXP for over a year, NXP... Read more ...

Google Pay launches to replace Android Pay and Google Wallet

Google Pay launches to replace Android Pay and Google Wallet

The rebrand to end them all. At the beginning of the year, Google announced that it'd be merging its Android Pay and Google Wallet services under one new umbrella called... Read more ...

Snapchat now has Giphy integration and will introduce a Tabs function for...

Snapchat now has Giphy integration and will introduce a Tabs function for Stories

Snapchat has launched a new feature that allows you to add Giphy animated stickers to your snaps, similar to the one recently added to Instagram Stories just a few weeks ago... Read more ...

Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact leak shows off curvy new design

Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact leak shows off curvy new design

Alongside the Sony Xperia XZ2 and Sony Xperia XZ Premium 2 we might soon get a Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, and like those phones it might have a whole new design if a leaked image... Read more ...

Nuance ends development of the Swype keyboard apps

Nuance ends development of the Swype keyboard apps

Nuance, the company that acquired veteran swipe-to-type keyboard maker Swype - all the way back in 2011, shelling out a cool $100M - has ended development of its Swype+Dragon... Read more ...

Spotify job listing hints firm is prepping a smart speaker to rival Apple's...

Spotify job listing hints firm is prepping a smart speaker to rival Apple's HomePod

Firm says its 'on its way' to creating first-ever physical product Read more ...

Galaxy S9 is reportedly $100 more than the S8, but Samsung's launch deal...

Galaxy S9 is reportedly $100 more than the S8, but Samsung's launch deal could save you $350

The Galaxy S9 is expected to be some $100 more expensive than its predecessor, according to some rumors. Even if that's accurate, that would still make the Galaxy S9 more... Read more ...

Samsung To Bring Infinity Display Technology To Its Mid-Rangers

Samsung To Bring Infinity Display Technology To Its Mid-Rangers

While many sources were claiming the iPhone X sales are satisfactory and the Cupertino-based manufacturer gets what planned, the truth was revealed a bit later. Apple cut the... Read more ...

Samsung's new 30TB drive is the world's largest SSD

Samsung's new 30TB drive is the world's largest SSD

At 30.72TB, Samsung has started manufacturing what it claims to be the highest capacity SSD to ever hit the market. Production on the new drive, dubbed PM1643, started in... Read more ...

Amazon's Prime-Exclusive Moto X4 is just $249 today only

Amazon's Prime-Exclusive Moto X4 is just $249 today only

If you've been eyeing a new smartphone purchase, Amazon has a pretty great deal going for a Moto X4 right now. They're taking $150 off its list price, bringing it down from... Read more ...