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Coming this Thursday, Lyft will roll-out an “after hours” feature called Taco Mode, which will allow users to catch a Lyft to the nearest Taco Bell on their way to their destination between 9 p.m. and 2 a.m. The Taco Bell-Lyft partnership is a power move by both companies because [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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Automattic, the company behind WordPress, Akismet, and Gravatar, today unveiled the National Security Letters (NSLs) from the FBI, in an attempt to show cast light on what these secretive letters are and what kind of information they request. Paul Sieminski, general counsel for Automattic, explained that NSLs are hard to [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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Sony is trying to make cords go extinct by addressing one of the biggest concerns that holdouts have: live sporting events. The entertainment giant today announced that its PlayStation Vue television streaming service now has a new Sports Pack upgrade option. Aside from technophobes and others who are “set in [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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After months of rumors and speculation, Motorola announced the Z2 Force earlier today. I had the chance to play with it for a while, and, well, it's pretty much what we expected. That's both good and bad. If you want to read more about its specs and numbers check out [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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Adobe today announced it would be killing off Flash by the end of 2020, and it called on several major sites for help with the hit. It's not the first time we've talked about Flash's impending doom — from Chrome killing Flash, to Mozilla killing Flash, to the death of [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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GIFs are fun to share. It feels like there's one for almost every different set of circumstances. But did you know that it's not particularly difficult to create your own moving pictures? This is equally true for mobile devices, as there's a wealth of GIF-making apps for Android and iOS. [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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Microsoft presented HoloLens 2.0 on Sunday at an event in Hawaii. The company, known mostly for its software, revealed the newest iteration of its AR headset would contain a Microsoft-made AI co-processor. This marked the company's entry into the design and manufacture AI chip-sets. Microsoft designed its new AI chip [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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A relatively-unknown Twitch streamer is in the spotlight as a clip of him playing a horror game is now the most-watched clip in the site's history. In the clip, JurassicJunkieLive is playing Outlast 2. In case you aren't aware, that's one of the most recent horror games to sweep the [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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When Motorola announce the Z2 Play last month, we all knew its more powerful sibling couldn't be far off. Now it's official: The Motorola Z2 Force will be available on August 10, sporting flagship specs and a dual camera system. And of course, it's as modular as ever. The internals [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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Random photos of airplanes tend to be rather boring – unless they happen to be mid-flight satellite shots caught on Google Maps. Browsing through the endless depths of Maps, Redditors have stumbled upon a gorgeous satellite image that captures an airliner flying across South Downs National Park in the UK, [...]
Tue, Jul 25, 2017
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