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Samsung Might Consider Sourcing Galaxy S8 Batteries From LG

Samsung Might Consider Sourcing Galaxy S8 Batteries From LG

It has now emerged that the Samsung Galaxy S8 will feature a dual-lens camera and iris scanner, which was introduced in the ill-fated Galaxy Note 7. The bad part about this is that customers have had to wait for their replacements while being charged by their carriers for a phone they're not using.


Peter Thiel donating $1.25 million to Donald Trump's campaign

Peter Thiel donating $1.25 million to Donald Trump's campaign

In a commentary for the gay magazine " The Advocate ", titled "Peter Thiel Shows Us There's a Difference Between Gay Sex and Gay", Jim Downs argued the difference is the politics of gay liberation. Despite the public outcry surrounding Thiel's donation, Y Combinator president Sam Altman refused to fire Thiel, tweeting that doing so would be bad for democracy.


Facebook to Add Food-Delivery Option

Facebook to Add Food-Delivery Option

Helping Facebook's 1.65 billion users buy things and discover local businesses is key as the social network moves past being a place people think of mostly for political rants and baby pictures. All these new tools began rolling out for the Facebook app for iOS for U.S. users on Wednesday, with more features expected to be added over time. The latest upgrades to Facebook now allow users to poll their friends for recommended shops, find goings-on in their area to attend, and even place ...


United Front Games, Sleeping Dogs developers, has Shut Down

United Front Games, Sleeping Dogs developers, has Shut Down

Founded back in 2007, the dev's best known games included the aforementioned Sleeping Dogs and PlayStation exclusive kart racers, ModNation Racers and LittleBigPlanet Karting . The open world game was set in Hong Kong and follows an undercover cop trying to bring down the Triads. " Sleeping Dogs " developer closes after 9 years in business.


Google's New Household Gadget Is All About Search

Google's New Household Gadget Is All About Search

Google's Pixel phones aren't expected to reach the same level of shipments in the beginning, but considering that they do come with the latest specs and software, the popularity of these phones will surely increase gradually. Many see Google cutting loose too quickly with relatively recent hardware given that the Pixel will have so many exclusives. The smaller Pixel has a 5-inch Full HD AMOLED display, quad-core 2.0GHz 64-bit processor, 4GB of RAM and a 2,770mAh battery.



Google's Pixel phone: Not much new, but still a standout

This year, Google has it easier too with Samsung's Note 7 being exorcised from the market, it only needs to outpace the one from Cupertino. Maybe as important as the picture quality is what you can do with the images you capture. Are the results better than an iPhone 7 or S7 edge? For starters, there's the Google Assistant . Well, the reviews on Google's Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones are finally in.