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Global Gadget News for 25 Mar 2019

Sony Xperia 1 screen will beThe Xperia 1 is perhaps one of Sony’s strangest handsets yet. As if its still identifiable Sony design weren’t enough to set it apart from the crowd, its ultra wide, or ultra tall, CinemaWide 21:9... display makes it stand out literally. That, however, isn’t the screen’s only huge feature. It also boasts of a 4K resolution that, for the first …
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Next iPhones to get WirelessAfter ignoring wireless charging for so long, it seems that Apple is embracing it more than most other smartphone makers. Except for Huawei and Samsung. It has been rumored for quite a while now but... famed analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is giving his vote of confidence with his latest forecast. According to his sources, this year’s iPhones will take both wireless …
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Boeing 737 MaxYou’d think that, after all this time, we’d get the flying thing down to a “T”. The Boeing 737 Max proved that isn’t the case. The development of new aviation technologies might be a natural... part of progress but it’s not something that can be taken lightly considering the hundreds of lives involved. Sources claim that Boeing is ready to …
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HMD Global clarifies privacyAfter having become the new darling of the Android community, HMD Global’s pristine reputation was almost completely tarnished by what may have been just a simple error. Not everyone, however, might... have been satisfied by the Nokia phone maker’s brief explanation and claims of an innocent mistake. To assuage those concerns, the Finnish company has published a longer explanation of …
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You might soon have an easy way to let Google Maps users know when you're hosting a big get-together. Android Police has discovered that Google is quietly giving at least some Android users the option... to create public events. If you have it, you c...
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Uber May Sign $3.1 BillionIn a move that goes against its recent trend of pulling out of foreign markets, ride-sharing giant Uber is preparing to purchase Dubai-based competitor Careem in a $3.1 billion deal, according to... reports in Bloomberg and the Financial Times this weekend.
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Astronauts aboard the International Space Station have to exercise and alter their diet to endure extended stays in microgravity, but NASA and the ESA hope to find a better way. They're about to start... a study that will explore how artificial gravity...
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Boeing may be close to delivering its fix for the 737 Max's anti-stall system and preventing future tragedies. The Wall Street Journal has learned through documents and sources that the FAA has... "tentatively" greenlit software and training updates pe...
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NASA's Fermi clocks Galactic Speedster Pulsar

Slash Gear - 25 Mar 2019 13:51
NASA's Fermi clocks GalacticObjects out in the universe can travel at incredible speeds that are hard for humans to comprehend. NASA’s Fermi satellite has clocked a pulsar moving through space at an insane velocity. The... satellite tracked the pulsar streaking through space at 2.5 million miles per hour. At that velocity, the pulsar could travel from the Earth to the Moon in six …
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How Filmmakers Created FakeA horrifying magnitude 7.9 earthquake hit Japan on September 1, 1923, killing over 140,000 people. And while news of the devastation reached newspapers around the world by the next day, there was no... way to get film footage from Japan to the United States that quickly. But that didn't stop filmmakers from making fake...
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Some of the Best ChromebooksChromebooks seem to have settled in as primarily education tools these days, rather than consumer products, but if you want a secondary email and web browsing machines, these higher-end Chromebooks... may be worth a look.
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Hey, good morning! Yes, Apple's new video-streaming service is set to be unveiled later today -- we'll be reporting from the frontlines in San Francisco at 10am PT/1pm ET. Meanwhile, you might have... missed Honda's plans for EV cycles, Overwatch chang...
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Nintendo might launch two new Switches as early as this summer, reports the WSJ. As previously rumored, one would likely be a smaller and cheaper model with a focus on portability. However, Nintendo... might also release a higher-end model Switch aimed...
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Electric vehicle startup Faraday Future, which has been on life support for the past couple of years, has received a surprise cash injection from a mobile gaming company called The9 Limited. The9 will... inject up to $600 million into Faraday, which it...
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Microsoft Edge browser basedMicrosoft has practically admitted defeat in the browser space. After decades of its Internet Explorer dominating the Web browser market, IE has become synonymous to malware and bloat. It tried to do... a redo with Microsoft Edge but it has failed to even make a dent. Its last-ditch effort gives a nod to Google by building Edge on top of …
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Google Maps public events canGoogle Maps is one of those little things that have changed the world forever. It has taken navigation that was previously only available via subscription to professional services and made it... accessible to all. Part of its success, however, was how it practically crowdsourced gather data that would have statically been impossible for Google to do on its own. In …
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Arlo Ultra now available forSecurity cameras are not that new and are no longer just for businesses and mansions. Smart homes are starting to also become smarter at security but many DIY security cameras only offer standard or... Full HD resolutions to cut down on storage, bandwidth, and price. When it comes to security and peace of mind, however, you can’t really afford to …
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Cable Cradle Cable ManagementKeep your cables tidy with the Cable Cradle Cable Management Solution. This conceptual device substitutes your conventional electrical outlet faceplate so you can hide excess cables for a neater... appearance. Featuring a dish-like shape, Cable Cradle enables you to wrap any extra cable around the faceplate. Likewise, this design makes it possible to hide the additional cable and keep it off the floor. Easily adaptable, the cable management solution can work with any country's plug styles. It also works as..
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Satechi Aluminum Type-CCharge your device and listen to audio at the same time with the Satechi Aluminum Type-C Headphone Jack Adapter. An ideal mobile companion, this device comes with USB-C Power Delivery. Likewise, the... Aluminum Type-C Headphone Jack Adapter offers charging and audio control support on the go. Combining style and performance, the headphone adapter provides clear sound as well as powerful charging. In fact, it charges up to 89 Watts while you listen to music, podcasts, TV shows and more. Made..
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DEEPTIME Spirula 3D PrintedTake your music experience to an entirely new level with the DEEPTIME Spirula 3D Printed Sand Speakers. Utilizing innovative design software, this device is 3D printed from silica sand. Likewise, the... Spirula speaker comes with a speaker driver with exceptional performance. Featuring an ergonomically calculated angle, the 3D printed sand speakers aim the music straight to your ears. In fact, you can place the speakers wherever you like for the speaker to work its magic. Boasting a gold spiral shape,..
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Tentsile Universe Family TreeSet up a tent wherever you like with the Tentsile Universe Family Tree Tent. This versatile product combines an all-terrain family tent, swimming pontoon and portable treehouse in one. Additionally,... the Tentsile Universe Family Tree Tent works on the ground, on the water and in the air. Suitable for up to five adults, the tent offers more than six feet of headspace. Similarly, its spacious 300 square foot floor area and three large porch areas provide plenty of space to..
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Tonik Collection 72-Inch TVAdd a modern style to your home with the Tonik Collection 72-Inch TV Stand. Ideal for modern-day extra wide TV screens, this collection features a minimalist appearance with its clean lines and... refreshing japandi flair. The 72-inch TV stand provides open center compartments, making it perfect for gaming consoles and cable boxes. In addition, the two drawers below offer maximum storage space for remote controls, DVDs and more. The back panel comes with a wire management opening, making it easy..
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Patchwork Flexible FurnitureOrganize your belongings in a way that works for you with the Patchwork Flexible Furniture System. Made for cohabitation spaces, this conceptual furniture offers an effective way to maintain personal... space and arrange personal items. The Patchwork Flexible Furniture System comes with various interchangeable panels, allowing you to create personal units that work for you. In addition, the panels can be accessorized to make them your own. For example, blackboards are an ideal addition that encourages communication between users. The..
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Arlo's 4K wireless security camera will finally be available worldwide and will also be easier to find in the US starting this week. The company originally released the security cam in the country in... January this year, a month after it introduced the...
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It can be costly and time-consuming to train police dogs when each candidate might have different skills and personalities. China's solution? Make copies of the best-performing dogs. The state-backed... China Daily reports that the city of Kunming, t...
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