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An Apple repair center accidentally called 911 about 1,600 times in four months — and no one knows why

Apple is aware of the problem and investigating it.

18 hours ago from The Washington Post

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Android P won't get a 'dark mode' after all

There was a short-lived hysteria Friday when it seemed like Google would grant a longstanding request to add built-in "dark mode" theming on stock Android, similar to the ...

6 hours ago from Engadget

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Apple planning to upgrade AirPods with Siri

The Cupertino-based firm is working on improving its popular wireless headphones with a new W2 chip to enable hands-free Siri.

Fri 23 Feb 18 from Daily Mail

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Amazon is reportedly planning to open six more cashier-less Go stores in 2018

After a long testing period and one big delay, Amazon’s cashier-free grocery store finally opened to the public last month. But it seems that the experiment has already been deemed a success, ...

24 hours ago from Techspot

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Lighthouse security camera uses self-driving car tech to peek on your family

Smart camera leverages artificial intelligence, 3D sensors and facial recognition to find clips of certain family members.        

Thu 22 Feb 18 from USA today

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Stores make push in scan and go tech, hope shoppers adopt it

Shoppers at self-checkout lanes scanning all their groceries after they're done shopping? Old school. More stores are letting customer tally their choices with a phone app or store device as ...

Fri 23 Feb 18 from Phys.org

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CamSoda’s RubGrub is a pizza-ordering button for your vibrator

CamSoda, an adult entertainment platform, announced a new product this week that aims to satisfy you in a number of ways. The RubGrub is a 3D-printed button attachment made to fit on ...

17 hours ago from Engadget

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Land Rover launches the Explore smartphone

Coventry-based Land Rover said the device comes with a 4,000mAh battery, which is four times the reported capacity of competitors like the iPhone 8.

Thu 22 Feb 18 from Daily Mail

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Ricoh updates flagship K series full-frame DSLR

Ricoh announced the mighty Pentax K-1 back in February 2016, and we couldn't wait to get our hands on the camera. When we did so just a month later, the small-but-powerful full-frame ...

Thu 22 Feb 18 from Gizmag

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Developer Uses ARKit To Bring Horror Movie ‘The Ring’ To Life

We know that Apple is interested in augmented reality technology, as the company’s CEO Tim Cook has extolled the virtues of the tech many times in the past. We’ve also seen them team up with ...

Thu 22 Feb 18 from Ubergizmo

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