Blurring effect comes to iPhone 7 Plus with software update

Apple's iPhone 7 Plus is getting a new camera capability—the blurring of backgrounds to focus attention on people or other objects in the foreground.

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Hacked webcams that helped shut down the internet last week are being recalled

Chinese electronics company Hangzhou Xiongmai is recalling its webcams in the US following last week’s massive distributed denial-of-service attack that shut down multiple websites, ...

6 hours ago from The Verge

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New species of extremely leggy millipede discovered in a cave in California

Along with many spiders, pseudoscorpions, and flies discovered and catalogued by the cave explorers, a tiny threadlike millipede was found in the unexplored dark marble caves in Sequoia National ...

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Brexit: Microsoft jacks up prices, SAP sees UK growth, and Adobe doesn’t blink

Sharp haircut for Microsoft biz customers with prices set to rise by up to 22%.

10 hours ago from Arstechnica

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Robot judges could soon be helping with court cases

The study also turned up useful information about how the real judges come to decisions

14 hours ago from The Independent

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The original iPod: A re-review

Ever wondered how well an original iPod would hold up ten 15 years later?

5 hours ago from Arstechnica

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No One Is Buying Smartwatches Anymore

Remember how smartwatches were supposed to be the next big thing? About that...Read more...

5 hours ago from Gizmodo

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Android Pay is coming to hundreds of thousands more websites

Android Pay will already let you know where it works in the real world, but soon it will be available at hundreds of thousands more places online. Thanks to new partnerships with Visa ...

5 hours ago from Engadget

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Big US banks unveil consumer payment app

Major US banking groups Monday announced they would join forces for a new person-to-person mobile payment application to counter services like PayPal's Venmo and Square Cash.

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XPrizes for clean water, women's safety launched in India - CNET

XPrize says it chose India to kick off its latest global contests -- to combat water scarcity and sexual violence -- because the country struggles with those issues daily.

6 hours ago from CNET

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