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Snapchat's Spectacles -- what we know so far

Snapchat's Spectacles -- what we know so far

Under the newly created Snap Inc. corporate name, chief strategy officer Imran Khan revealed a couple of notable stats during his pitch today for advertisers at Advertising Week. That's around as much as you'll pay for a pair of Ray Bans, but Ray Bans can't record your life from a first-person perspective and share it with the world through Snapchat .



'Birth of a Nation' launches voter registration initiative

The search giant offers step-by-step instructions on getting registered along with all the requirements and deadlines for each state . It is dedicated to ensuring every American is registered to vote at their current address in time for the next election.



IPhone 7 launch sales 25% lower than iPhone 6s

According to new research report published over the weekend ( via AppleInsider ), Kuo anticipates that iPhone 7 sales in 2016 will check in lower than iPhone 6s sales from 2015. "The survey offers an insight into iPhone buyers' tendency to choose models that are aesthetically different from the 6S". It wasn't mentioned whether this was in moderate or intense usage, but the publication said that battery life on Apple's new flagship phone "has improved, but not by miles".


Charlotte police to release videos of fatal shooting of black man

Charlotte police to release videos of fatal shooting of black man

It is not clear if there is anything in his hands as he backs away from his SUV before being shot. As he was backing up, four shots can be heard, and Scott can be seen falling to the ground. "Our goal has from the beginning been to get the absolute unfiltered truth, and the only way to get that is for the police to release the videos that were released today".


Aragon MotoGP: Marquez slays opposition for sixth 2016 pole

Aragon MotoGP: Marquez slays opposition for sixth 2016 pole

Today we found a good setup for the bike and we were able to improve on yesterday, although it was a shame about the crash this morning. "Silverstone 2013 was completely my mistake but since that time I always slow down when I see a yellow flag, even if I am on a fastest lap because it is something that I realise is unsafe".


Pricing for Google Home and Chromecast Ultra reportedly revealed

Pricing for Google Home and Chromecast Ultra reportedly revealed

Google plans to release its own, self-branded wireless router dubbed "Google Wifi" that will retail for $129, according to Android Police . In appearance, it might look something like a white Amazon Echo Dot , which measures in at 32 mm x 84 mm x 84 mm.