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Google serves a 'Nougat' to fans of its Android software

Google is serving a new morsel for fans of its Android software: The next version has been dubbed "Nougat," extending Google's tradition of nicknaming each overhaul of Android after a sweet ...

11 hours ago from Phys.org

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Amazon 'Prime Day' sales gimmick is back this July

Amazon is renewing its "Prime Day" July sales gimmick as Wal-Mart also tries to go after online shoppers.

Thu 30 Jun 16 from Phys.org

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Disney Confirms Wreck-It Ralph Sequel For 2018

Back in 2012, Disney launched a movie based around video games called Wreck-It Ralph. In case you did not watch it, it featured a character called Ralph who in the videogame Wreck-It Ralph ...

8 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Facebook simplifies confusing chatbots with buttons, not text commands

 “What do I type?” is the big question making chatbots hard to use. So today Facebook Messenger is giving chatbot developers new “Quick Reply” buttons and persistent ...

1 hours ago from TechCrunch

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Facebook's latest news feed tweak: This time, it's personal

Facebook has once again tweaked the formula it uses to decide what people will see in their news feed—and this time, it's personal.

Wed 29 Jun 16 from Phys.org

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Apple said to be in talks to acquire music service Tidal - CNET

Apple may be looking to bolster its music offerings with the addition of the Jay Z-owned subscription service, the Wall Street Journal reports.

10 hours ago from CNET

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Facebook's Paper news-reading app to shut down next month

Facebook has announced that it is shutting down its news-reading app Paper. The application was introduced in 2014 as an alternative to the main Facebook app, featuring a sleek layout ...

10 hours ago from Engadget

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Facebook wins Belgian legal case over its policy of tracking non-members

Facebook is enjoying a European legal victory after an earlier ruling by a Belgian court that said it must stop tracking the online activities of non-members was overturned.

13 hours ago from Techspot

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Adnan Syed, of 'Serial' podcast, granted new trial in murder case - CNET

The Baltimore man's conviction became the subject of a popular podcast that speculated on his guilt and whether he received a fair trial.

8 hours ago from CNET Cutting Edge

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Spanish tax inspectors search Google office in Madrid

A Madrid court says it authorized tax inspectors to enter Google's offices in Madrid as part of a tax department investigation.

18 hours ago from Phys.org

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