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The Robot-Snake Charger Designed by Tesla Could Scare you Along with Charging your Car

Fri, 08/07/2015 - 10:52

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Want to scare the intruders out of their wit? A Tesla robot snake charger can come handy any day!

Tesla's most recent invention as a perfectly creepy look and Elon Musk, the CEO and co-founder of Tesla joked on Twitter regarding how the charger looked. The charger is convenient to operate no doubt as it finds the charging port of the car itself and plugs in.

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Consortium of German Automakers Acquiring HERE Map Business from Nokia

Mon, 08/03/2015 - 11:14

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In an announcement on Monday's a consortium of German automakers said that they are acquiring HERE map business from Nokia Corp.

The automakers Audi, BMW and Daimler will incorporate the technology into automotives and ultimately in the autonomous driving.

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Reports Say Amazon Suggests Dividing Airspace into Zones for Delivery Drones

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 10:18

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For long Amazon has showed interest in delivering its packages to customers within half an hour with unmanned drones. The company is still making efforts for approval and a report says that it suggested dividing the airspace into different segments which might designate zones for high speed drones for delivery and traditional aircrafts.

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Reports say Arrests Related to Stocks and Bitcoin Fraud Connected to Last Year’s JPMorgan Data Hack

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 11:24

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On Tuesday, the US and Israeli authorities in two separate incidents arrested four men for fraud schemes. Sources say that these also link to the data breach that struck JPMorgan Chase last year.

However, the court documents for either of the cases did not link them to the stealing of confidential details of the bank's customers who numbered in millions.

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Cortana app Leaked ahead of Microsoft’s Release; A Peek into the Voice Assistant

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 10:12

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Last month the Cortana for Android was announced by Microsoft and was scheduled to be released by the end of this month. But on Friday, the news of its leak gave chance to many to test its usability.

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Ford Developing a New Lighting System in Its Cars for Safer Night Driving

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 10:10

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If you wondered for long why any carmaker has not paid special attention to make night driving safer, then Ford's new lighting technology will thrill you. Till now only high end luxury car makers made an effort to provide night-vision systems even though many car manufacturers have worked with many other safety features to improve their models.

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Light and Slim design is the Focus of Samsung’s New Galaxy Tab S2

Mon, 07/20/2015 - 10:07

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Although Samsung did not hint at the price for its new Galaxy Tab S2 which will be available in two sizes however, the products seem to be at the higher end.

Owing to their slim design, the latest Android tablets offered by the company will be the slimmest of all models designed by Samsung so far.

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Steve Huffman Comes Back to Take Charge of Reddit; Makes Changes in Content Rules as First Step

Fri, 07/17/2015 - 10:40

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Reddit, is not the first company where the founder is coming to its rescue during troubled hours. It has happened earlier with Apple, as Steve Jobs walked back in its darkest hours and with Zynga this April, with a comeback of Mark Pincus as the chief executive.

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Amazon’s Hyped ‘Prime Day’ Sale Disappoints Shoppers

Thu, 07/16/2015 - 11:13

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May be Amazon got the traffic kick which they expected from their 'Prime Day" sale but the retailer may have lost the trust of some shoppers who will surely not look forward to Amazon's sales as they used to.

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Twitter has Something New to Offer the Advertisers

Thu, 07/09/2015 - 09:47

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Advertisers have something more to celebrate. After Facebook gave the advertisers an opportunity to pay after a video has been plated for ten seconds at least, now Twitter has something attractive to offer to. The promoted videos, Twitter is making download of apps easier.

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Xiaomi First Half Sales Figure at 34.7 Million Smartphones is less than Half of Its Full Year Sales Forecast

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 12:01

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On Thursday, Xiaomi Corp. the smartphone maker from China announced that it has sold 34.7 million units in the initial half of the current year. That's less than half of what the company had estimated as its target for the entire year.

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Microsoft’s Monday Announcements; Agreement with AOL to Move Display Ads, Sells Bing Mapping Assets to Uber, Extends Partnership with AppNexus

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 12:04

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There is a lot happening at Microsoft.

On Monday, an announcement revealed that a ten year agreement between Microsoft and AOL which begins from 2016, will allow AOL to take over a big chunk of display advertisement sales by Microsoft. It includes several sites as well as services which comprise of big names like Skype, MSN, Outlook.com and Xbox.

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Intel and Altera Deal Weighing on TSMC Shares

Tue, 06/02/2015 - 10:27

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Intel Corp's acquisition deal for Altera may not prove to be good news for everyone and TSMC or Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. is one of them. The company's shares dropped on Tuesday morning as the Intel and Altera deal led to concerns of Altera Corp shifting its orders from TSMC to Intel.

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Starbucks to Partner with Stopify for Music Streaming Services

Tue, 05/19/2015 - 12:18

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Starbucks ended its tradition of selling CDs in March but now the coffee chain is moving into the trend of music streaming and has confirmed a partnership with the music streaming leader Spotify.

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