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Facebook just announced a YouTube competitor called Watch

Facebook just announced a YouTube competitor called Watch

The feature will roll out to a limited number of users, and video creators, in the US first. In typical Facebook fashion, only a small percentage of users will see the new Watch tab in the Facebook app immediately after it's officially unveiled on Thursday.


Mobile's Revvl: Specs, features, pros and cons of T-Mobile's budget phone

Mobile's Revvl: Specs, features, pros and cons of T-Mobile's budget phone

Rumor has it this device was manufactured by TCL, the came company that makes Alcatel phones and some BlackBerry phones - and by the looks of it, that assessment seems right on point. In addition to the Revvl , users can choose from the ZTE ZMAX Pro, the LG Aristo, the LG K20 Plus, and the Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime. The iPhone 7 runs about $26 per month.


The Essential smartphone just got a massive boost from Amazon

The Essential smartphone just got a massive boost from Amazon

The amount of funding wasn't a surprise - reports that the company had raised $300 million have trickled out since June - but the company just disclosed the investors in the round, which includes Amazon, on Wednesday. "For all the good Android has done to help bring technology to almost everyone it has also helped create this weird new world where people are forced to fight with the very technology that was supposed to simplify their lives", wrote Rubin.


PS4 5.0 System Update Patch Notes Leak

PS4 5.0 System Update Patch Notes Leak

Previously, the Pro was able to run 1080p resolution Remote Play and Share Play, but now gamers and streamers will be able to stream direct from their consoles at a higher resolution and framerate than ever before. The 5.0 update also adjusts how sub accounts work, providing new tools for parents to manage what their children have access to on PSN. Notifications have been added to the Quick Menu.


Facebook shuts down standalone app for teenagers, Lifestage

Facebook shuts down standalone app for teenagers, Lifestage

But the app was not updated regularly, failed to reach the top charts in the App Store, and didn't have the same sophistication of tech as Snapchat . That's because its Instagram app's "Stories" feature now has 250 million daily users, compared to Snapchat's 166 million. Lifestage looked a lot like Snapchat .


Patagotitan Mayorum Was Largest Dinosaur, Study Says

Patagotitan Mayorum Was Largest Dinosaur, Study Says

The largest known dinosaur was named the Patagotitan mayorum and is believed to have been part of a group of extra-large titanosaurs, ones that lived some 100 million years ago. If you're struggling to picture that, it's about seven elephants, or more than two buses, or half the width of a football pitch, or somewhere between a standard swimming pool and an Olympic pool.