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According to a new report, Samsung has halted its rollout of Android 8.0 Oreo for the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+. Likely due to a bug, the company will probably resume the rollout soon enough. Read more...

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The London Assembly Transport Committee has outlined ideas for the city's authorities to implement so that emerging transport tech is used in the best possible way and to avoid clashes with companies. Read more...

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According to a new report, Microsoft is finally going to start letting users resume interrupted Windows 10 updates, rather than forcing them to start from scratch every time the machine shuts down. Read more...

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Sea of Thieves will be getting a Scale Test this weekend aimed at stressing the servers. Xbox Insiders, as well as all players who participated in the closed beta, are invited to take part. Read more...

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Chialin Chang, president of smartphone and connected devices at HTC, has resigned from his post to start up his own business in artificial intelligence, which he says he is optimistic about. Read more...

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For some reason, Microsoft didn't update Windows 10 Mobile along with PCs yesterday for Patch Tuesday. Those cumulative updates, however, are rolling out today for phones on 1709, 1703, and 1607. Read more...

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In its February mixed reality update, Microsoft announced today that it will be bringing HoloLens to Singapore and the United Arab Emirates. The company will also make the device available to rent. Read more...

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According to early reviews of Apple's HomePod, the device actually leaves white rings behind on wooden furniture, although it's not currently known what might be causing the issue. Read more...

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The third-person horror title, The Evil Within 2, is now playable in its entirety in the first-person point of view thanks to a new update by the developer that was pushed out today. Read more...

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A substantial improvement upon last year's Snapdragon X20 cellular modem, the Snapdragon X24 is the world's first 4G LTE modem that supports download speeds of up to two gigabits per second. Read more...

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With today's highlighted deal get a lifetime of Arch hosting plus a year's worth of domain registration at 95% off. There's two plans to choose from, startup or business. Get in with this superb host! Read more...

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Google's premier phone hardware has doubled its sales over the previous year. Over 3.9 million Pixel devices were sold in 2017. In comparison, Apple sold more than 77 million units in the same period. Read more...

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Google will be rolling out its new built-in ad filter for Chrome tomorrow. In a blog post on the official Chromium blog, the firm explains how it determines which ads to filter, and why. Read more...

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Further evidence pointing towards Microsoft's rumored Andromeda device has been revealed. Also referred to as the Surface Phone, the device has officially been listed in the latest Windows 10 SDK. Read more...

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Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey, has claimed that a third of all new daily users are disappointed with the service because they struggle to work out what to do. He said the service needs to be easier to use. Read more...

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Microsoft has rolled out an update to Edge for Android, bumping the browser to version 1.0.0.1656. This update introduces a couple of changes, including additions to the newsfeed for New Tab. Read more...

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From driver version 15.65.3.4944, which was released yesterday, those with a 6th gen or newer Intel CPU using the integrated graphics will see a new setting to automatically configure games. Read more...

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If you're tired of manually replying to every message, Google is working on a new project that should theoretically ease the strain placed on your fingertips by bringing Smart Reply to all chat apps. Read more...

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AMD has announced that its latest APU range, will go on sale worldwide, offering gamers console-like 1080p gaming at prices too hard to ignore, combining both Ryzen and Vega in a single chip. Read more...

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Facebook has now started promoting its Onavo VPN by integrating it into the settings on the Facebook app. Despite it's claims of 'protection', the VPN also allows the company to track your data. Read more...

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A German court has found that Facebook was in violation of the country's privacy laws over the default settings for location sharing and its search facility, alongside ambiguity in its user agreement. Read more...

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SpaceX intends to launch a pair of prototype satellites for its Starlink satellite internet network, capable of delivering high-bandwidth low-latency internet from low-earth orbit. Read more...

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In a step towards bolstering its health offerings, Fitbit today announced that it is acquiring Twine Health, a Boston-based collaborative software startup that aids patients with chronic diseases. Read more...

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EA's On the House program is back with another free giveaway. The game on offer this time is a returning title, that being the now-defunct Visceral Games' third-person horror shooter, Dead Space. Read more...

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