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Nokia 5.1 Plus prepped for July 11 launch

OnLeaks/Tiger Mobiles Nokia teased a July 11 launch for its newest X series smartphone, which could be the rumored Nokia X5. The Nokia X5 will reportedly be called the Nokia 5.1 Plus in international markets. The phone will reportedly feature a display notch, dual cameras, and varying amounts of...

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Amazon Prime Day 2018: Deals, dates, and everything else you should know

The fourth annual Amazon Prime Day is almost here, giving you the chance to save big on a ton of tech products. Here’s everything you need to know about the latest and greatest Amazon Prime Day deals during the event! Sign up for Amazon Prime (1-yr) Visit the Amazon Prime Day PAGE When i...

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YouTube is fighting fighting fake news with $25M to promote journalism and more context in search results

YouTube announced new measures today to stem the spread of conspiracy theory videos and fake news on its platform, including inserting context from trustworthy sources into search results about hot topics. In a blog post, YouTube also said it is working with the Google News Initiative, which was la...

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This is Microsoft’s $399 Surface Go

Microsoft dropped a pretty clear hint about this big news. After all, the latest addition to the Surface line has been over the past couple of months the subject of everything from early rumors to FCC approval to spec sheet leaks. And for the most part, the rumors were spot-on. This is the Micr...

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Facebook was never ephemeral, and now its Stories won’t have to be

Before Snapchat made social media about just today, Facebook made it about forever. The 2011 “Timeline” redesign of the profile and keyword search unlocked your past, encouraging you to curate colorful posts about your life’s top moments. That was actually an inspiration for Snapc...

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Retail startup Bulletin is giving brands new tools to manage their in-store presence

If you visited a Bulletin store, or bought products off its website, COO Ali Kriegsman said you might “pigeonhole” the company as a “feminist apparel brand” — a place to buy T-shirts and accessories with fun, provocative political slogans. And yes, that is part of what...

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Overwatch ‘Pink Mercy’ sale raises $12M for breast cancer research

It can be hard sometimes to grok the scale of the gaming community, but the occasional charity event not only demonstrates the hugeness of the industry but also its diversity and willingness to shell out for a good cause. Today Blizzard announced that an Overwatch charity campaign raised an impressi...

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Microsoft’s $399 Surface Go is announced at last

Enlarge / Surface Go (credit: Microsoft) Confirming weeks of leaks and speculation, Microsoft today announced the latest member of the Surface computer family: Surface Go. If you remember the long-discontinued Surface 3—Microsoft's last attempt at a cheap(er) tablet—Surface Go is what...

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Reddit CEO tells user, “we are not the thought police,” then suspends that user

Enlarge / Steve Huffman, cofounder and chief executive officer of Reddit Inc., listens during a Bloomberg Technology television interview in San Francisco in 2017. (credit: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images) A Reddit user has found himself at the end of a week-long suspension—and...

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Sources of banned CFCs found through their advertising

Enlarge / Air pollution in China apparently includes a dash of banned ozone-depleting CFCs. (credit: NASA Earth Observatory) A couple months ago, an atmospheric study revealed that someone had started producing an ozone-depleting pollutant that had been banned under an international agreement to...


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