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Could eye drops be a potential cure for jet lag? Perhaps in the near future
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Researchers at the U.K.’s University of Edinburgh have discovered a new link between the eye and the human body clock. The findings could one day lead to eye drops to eliminate jet lag.

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DJI’s new controller allows drone pros to custom configure flight settings
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

DJI Inspire 2 and Matrice 200 owners have a slew of new flight accessories thanks to DJI's latest announcements. A new controller, screens, antenna and customer care plan are designed for the company's high-end drones with high-end price tags.

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Startup wants to build ‘robot brothel’ in London, complete with lifelike AI escorts
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Spanish company Lumi Dolls wants to take its robot brothel business global. Having started in Barcelona, the company now hopes it'll be on its way to London. Next stop? Global domination. Maybe.

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‘Bayonetta’ developers reveal game’s odd secrets, inspirations
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

PlatinumGames revealed a few secrets about the original Bayonetta, including why the main character has a mole on her face -- a detail that definitely warranted a narrative explanation.

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PlayStation 4 vs. PS4 ‘Slim’ – The more things change, the more they stay the same
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Sony has unveiled the smaller, sleeker PlayStation 4 Slim, a the replacement to the original console. But just how much of a replacement is it? Our spec comparison will give you a detailed breakdown of both systems' hardware and power.

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KGI: Apple to show iPhone 8 this fall, but no phones in stores until later
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Also today: Developer creates app that Samsung is not happy about, Larry Page's flying car investment results in a damp concept vehicle.

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Wish you could fish 24/7? This boat doubles as a floating home
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Who says your hobby can't be your home? Certainly not Raptor Boats, the Dutch company behind the Raptor XL Platform, which takes your fishing boat and your tent and puts them together into a floating habitat.

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SK Hynix may work with Nvidia to produce GDDR6 memory chips in early 2018
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

SK Hynix announced on Monday that it will begin mass producing an 8Gb GDDR6 memory chip in early 2018, and it may be working with Nvidia. The technology will reportedly be used on Nvidia's next-generation "Volta" products in early 2018.

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Sennheiser partners with Samsung to bring 3D audio to Android phones
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Audio firm Sennheiser is teaming with smartphone maker Samsung to bring 3D (binaural) audio to Android devices. Specifically, it is making its Ambeo earbuds compatible with Android phones.

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Chuwi’s latest Windows 10 2-in-1 a low-cost alternative to the Surface Pro 4
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

You might be considering a detachable tablet 2-in-1 if you want something that's light, works as a traditional notebook, but is comfortable for casual consumption as well. If so, then you have a new option from affordable PC maker Chuwi.

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Great deal! These are our 3 favorite Amazon tech bargains today
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Monday's Amazon Gold Box deals of the day feature a powerful, yet affordable Wi-Fi range extender, a sleek portable speaker, and a handy drawing tablet that's perfect for digital or graphic designers.

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Disney’s new Makeup Lamp projects real-time augmentation onto faces
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

The system works by adjusting to facial expressions without the need for specific markers, enabling it to project colors or textures, such as facial hair, wrinkles, simulated lighting, and makeup during live performances.

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‘Fallout: Wasteland Warfare’ brings the apocalypse to the tabletop
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Modiphius Entertainment, the company behind popular board game adaptations like Pandemic and Thunderbirds, has announced a new game coming this summer: Fallout Wasteland Warfare, based on the popular franchise.

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Google Maps business reviews now automatically speak your language
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Google Maps has upped its game lately to include more options and better accuracy, and Google just added the ability to automatically translate reviews so language becomes less of a barrier.

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DJI’s redesigned Ronin 2 is ready for bigger cameras, more challenging shots
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

DJI redesigned its pro-level gimbal with more features, a bigger capacity, new shooting modes and a host of new features. Announced Sunday, the successor to the $1,000 original Ronin does not yet have a price tag.

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Fan brings to life a 2D version of Nintendo’s ‘Zelda: Breath of the Wild’
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

A fan has turned Nintendo 2D The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild prototype into a free playable game, complete with several new features like improved physics and a quick-swap menu.

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Sony Xperia X Series 2017 news, rumors, and release dates
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Sony has already launched a slew of phones under the Xperia brand-name in 2017, but it's looking more and more like the company isn't done with phone releases for the year just yet.

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The earth’s got some space junk in its trunk, and the situation is not good
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

In this video, the European Space Agency takes us from outer space to Earth, depicting the exponentially worsening space debris problem along the way. Without a solution, humanity may soon find space travel impossible.

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You can now see public transportation options in Paris within Apple Maps
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Over the weekend, the iEmpire added transit options to Maps for the French capital, which means that you can now determine how to get from the Eiffel Tower to your hotel via public transportation.

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Introversion debuts exploration game ‘Scanner Sombre’ in surprise release
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Introversion has announced a brand-new game out of the blue that's releasing in just a few days' time. It's called Scanner Sombre and its aesthetic is very distinctive, delivering the world's visuals through points of light.

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‘Call of Duty: WWII’ will take the series back to an earlier era of warfare
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Activision has confirmed rumors that Call of Duty: WWII is the next game in the series, taking the action back to World War II and the D-Day invasion. The series hasn't seen any World War II content since 2010.

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‘Puyo Puyo Tetris’: Our first take
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

With a wide range of engaging content for both solo and multiplayer, ‘Puyo Puyo Tetris’ fuses two all-time classic puzzlers and manages to make both feel fresh again.

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Say hello to the Halo, an 8K, 3D, 360-degree pro camera that’s super portable
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Running Google's Jump software, the Yi Halo is the only rig of its kind to use an up-view camera. The 8K, stereoscopic camera is also more portable than most, weighing less than eight pounds.

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Intel Optane 32GB review
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Intel’s heralded Optane Memory is finally available in consumer devices, in the form of 16GB and 32GB cache drives meant to pair with a hard disk. Is this all-new hardware a rival to solid state drives?

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Samsung blocked remapping of Galaxy S8 Bixby button; a new app restores it
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Samsung blocked the ability to remap the Galaxy S8's Bixby button with ordinary apps shortly before the phone's launch. However, one developer has just found a workaround -- and it's live right now on the Play Store.

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Microsoft’s wearable resurgence will begin with a commercial smartwatch
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Microsoft's return to the world of wearables won't be a fitness tracker, but a smart wearable aimed at commercial users. The TrekStore-made device will offer advanced features for healthcare and manufacturing industries.

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ZTE Axon 7s: News and rumors
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

ZTE is hard at work on the Axon 7's successor, and from what we've seen so far, it's a step up from the original. Here's everything we know, including specs, pricing and availability details, and more.

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Internet Archive will ignore robots.txt files to keep historical record accurate
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

The Internet Archive will no longer conform to instructions laid out in robots.txt files, as their calibration toward search engines is causing certain sites to be rendered inaccessible.

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Oppo’s new 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player is perfect for the audiophile set
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

Following the release of its UDP-203 Ultra HD Blu-ray player late last year, Oppo's latest, the UDP-2015 4K Ultra HD Audiophile Blu-ray Disc player, is now available for the price of $1,300.

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100 awesome iPhone apps that will turn your phone into a jack-of-all-trades
April 24th, 2017, 01:04 PM

The iPhone is the most popular smartphone in the world, and we want to bring out the best in yours. Our comprehensive, category-by-category, list of the best iPhone apps available, from time-saving productivity tools to fun apps you won’t be able to put down.

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