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Nvidia is Bringing Google Assistant to Your TV

Nvidia is Bringing Google Assistant to Your TV

LAS VEGAS — Google Assistant is about to get a new platform: TVs. Nvidia's new Shield set-top box will ship with Google Assistant built in, Nvidia announced Wednesday. The company is also making a separate microphone, called the Nvidia Spot, so you can interact with the Assistant outside your living room...

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Can the iPhone 8 Compete with a Samsung Galaxy S8 that looks like this?

Can the iPhone 8 Compete with a Samsung Galaxy S8 that looks like this?

All of our focus should be on CES 2017 this week, but a new round of reports has shifted our attention to two devices that will end up being far more popular than anything unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show, and likely more exciting as well: the iPhone 8 and Galaxy S8. Apple and Samsung both have big plans for their flagship smartphones in 2017, but Apple’s plans won’t be realized for another eight months...

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Moto X Pure Edition Spotted On GFXBench With Android 7.1.1 Nougat: OS Update Coming Soon?

Moto X Pure Edition Spotted On GFXBench With Android 7.1.1 Nougat

The Moto X Pure Edition, known as the Moto X Style for users outside the United States, was spotted on the GFXBench processor benchmark test website running Android 7.1.1 Nougat. Motorola previously revealed that the Moto X Pure Edition, which is currently running on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, will soon receive an update to the latest version of Google's mobile operating system. With the GFXBench sighting, could the Android 7.1.1 Nougat launch for the smartphone be drawing nearer?

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New iPhone 8 Might Finally Bring Wireless Charging That Works

New iPhone 8 Might Finally Bring Wireless Charging That Works

You might never have to plug a charging cable into your iPhone again. Foxconn, the Chinese manufacturing company that builds electronics including the iPhone, is reportedly testing wireless charging modules that might make it into next year's iPhone 8, according to a report from the Nikkei Asian Review...

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Twitter Shutting Down Video-Sharing Service Vine

Twitter Shutting Down Video-Sharing Service Vine

Twitter is shutting down video-sharing service Vine "in the coming months," the company announced Thursday. Vine, which lets you share short video clips, debuted in 2013. Twitter acquired Vine in 2012 before the service had even launched...

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Apple Expected to Unveil a Revamped New MacBook Pro

Apple Expected to Unveil a Revamped New MacBook Pro

Apple Inc. is expected to unveil a revamped MacBook Pro on Thursday with a fingerprint reader and faster ports, returning to the product line it build the company on after updating smartphones with the iPhone 7...

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