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Apple continues to collect data on foot in California as it works to rebuild the Maps app

Apple continues to collect data on foot in California as it works to rebuild the Maps app

1 hour ago   |   Phone Arena   |   2 articles

Last month, we showed you a picture of a backpack wearing Apple employee who was collecting pedestrian data for Apple Maps while walking along the streets of San Francisco. It...
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Apple Maps Collecting Pedestrian Data Starting in California, Likely to Improve Walking Directions

Apple Maps Collecting Pedestrian Data Starting in California, Likely to Improve Walking Directions

4 hours ago   |   Mac Rumors   |   2 articles

Last month, a person wearing an Apple Maps backpack with LiDAR equipment was spotted at the intersection of Stockton and Sutter streets in San Francisco, suggesting Apple now...
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Tim Cook defends using Google as primary search engine on Apple devices

Tim Cook defends using Google as primary search engine on Apple devices

6 hours ago   |   Ars Technica   |   3 articles

Enlarge / Apple CEO Tim Cook looks on as the new iPhone X goes on sale at an Apple Store on November 3, 2017 in Palo Alto, California. In an interview with Axios on HBO, Apple...
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Unlocked Galaxy S9, S9+, and Galaxy Note 9 headline Fry's Black Friday and Turkey Day deals

Unlocked Galaxy S9, S9+, and Galaxy Note 9 headline Fry's Black Friday and Turkey Day deals

11 hours ago   |   Phone Arena   |   2 articles

If you haven't found the ideal place yet to get a killer phone at a killer price this Black Friday, it could be wise to check out the special offers and “doorbusters” of Best...
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Third Street Promenade and Alderwood Apple stores reopen with Today at Apple upgrades

Third Street Promenade and Alderwood Apple stores reopen with Today at Apple upgrades

1 day ago   |   9to5Mac

Two Apple retail stores returned to the Pacific coast today. Apple Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica, California and Apple Alderwood in Lynnwood, Washington both reopened...
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Totallee's best-selling, super thin cases now shipping for iPhone XS Max, XS, and XR

Totallee's best-selling, super thin cases now shipping for iPhone XS Max, XS, and XR

2 days ago   |   9to5Mac

Totallee's popular super-thin iPhone case collection is now available for iPhone XR following launches for the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max. Based in California, totallee has...
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The Boring Company's first tunnel is all dug up

2 days ago   |   Ars Technica

On Friday night, Boring Company CEO Elon Musk tweeted images of his tunnel-boring machine appearing to emerge from the dirt into a cavernous hole, with bystanders at the hole's...
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Samsung invests $22bn in AI and 5G

Samsung invests $22bn in AI and 5G

4 days ago   |   Tech Radar

Samsung Electronics is planning to invest $22bn in 5G networking and AI in order to secure a “minimum” of 20 per cent market share in network equipment by 2020 according to the...
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Apple pursues Qualcomm chip engineers as modem legal battle deepens

Apple pursues Qualcomm chip engineers as modem legal battle deepens

4 days ago   |   VentureBeat   |   3 articles

Looking to take the reins on wireless and AI chip designs, Apple is now hiring engineers in San Diego, the stomping grounds of its one-time modem supplier.
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Toyota Replacing Nurse's Truck Used For Saving California Wildfire Victims

Toyota Replacing Nurse's Truck Used For Saving California Wildfire Victims

4 days ago   |   Ubergizmo

The California wildfires have caused a lot of devastation. There have been casualties while countless people have had to evacuate their homes to survive. The fires have even...
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You Can Make Skype Calls Through Alexa Now

You Can Make Skype Calls Through Alexa Now

It was announced in September this year that Amazon Echo Show devices will be able to make voice and video calls with Skype. This would finally allow Echo Show owners to use... Read more ...

Apple continues to collect data on foot in California as it works to rebuild...

Apple continues to collect data on foot in California as it works to rebuild the Maps app

Last month, we showed you a picture of a backpack wearing Apple employee who was collecting pedestrian data for Apple Maps while walking along the streets of San Francisco. It... Read more ...

Latest Twitter For iOS Update Makes Follower Counts Less Prominent

Latest Twitter For iOS Update Makes Follower Counts Less Prominent

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey recently said that users shouldn't be obsessing over the number of followers that they have on Twitter. He said that while users might have been... Read more ...

Warhammer 40,000: Mechanicus Tips and Tricks

Warhammer 40,000: Mechanicus Tips and Tricks

In your role as Magos Dominius Faustinius of the Adeptus Mechanicus, you may find yourself a bit overwhelmed at first by the FTL-meets-XCOM gameplay of Warhammer 40,000... Read more ...

Today's Apps Gone Free: Zero+, Calc Swift and Who Was? Adventure

Today's Apps Gone Free: Zero+, Calc Swift and Who Was? Adventure

Zero out numbered tiles, crunch numbers, and find out how well you know your historical figures with today's collection of apps and games. All app prices are subject to change... Read more ...

Satechi Launches New USB-C Wireless Charger for Qi-Based iPhones

Satechi Launches New USB-C Wireless Charger for Qi-Based iPhones

Satechi today announced the launch of a new Aluminum Type-C PD & QC Wireless Charger that's designed to charge iPhone and Android devices at their maximum wireless charging... Read more ...

OnePlus' Back Friday deal takes $100 off the company's second-best phone

OnePlus' Back Friday deal takes $100 off the company's second-best phone

Not to be outdone by other smartphone vendors, OnePlus today unveiled that it, too, has a Black Friday deal for US customers. Unfortunately, the deal does not involve the brand... Read more ...

Save up to 60% on Corel software for Black Friday, including PaintShop Pro

Save up to 60% on Corel software for Black Friday, including PaintShop Pro

Corel has slashed the prices of its creative software for Black Friday, with huge savings on powerful apps inlcuding PaintShop Pro 2019, Painter Essentials 6, Pinnacle Studio... Read more ...

SwitchArcade Roundup: ‘Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu!' Impressions...

SwitchArcade Roundup: ‘Pokemon: Let's Go, Pikachu!' Impressions, ‘Crashlands', and ‘Paladins' Adds Gyro Controls

Welcome to your SwitchArcade Roundup for November 19th, 2018. Your Pokemon champion Phil is here to provide new news, impressions, and brand-spankin'-new eShop discounts for... Read more ...

LG's impossibly named Smart Display is finally available for $200

LG's impossibly named Smart Display is finally available for $200

Back when the Google Home Hub was not yet a thing, three manufacturers unveiled “smart display” release plans. For some reason, it took a lot of time for these to materialize... Read more ...