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Best travel apps in 2018 to download for your phone Best travel apps of 2018 Travel season has just begun to kick off, but traveling brings with it a number of inherent issues. Luckily, thanks to the magic of technology, many of these problems are easily remedied with apps for your mobile device. With cheap and easy flights to pretty much any country you can think of, it’s never been so easy to travel the

Huawei Band 3 Pro: what we want to see

Posted by anton on June 23, 2018
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Huawei Band 3 Pro: what we want to see Great battery life and a fairly low price, combined with an assortment of features you’d expect to pay more for, meant the Huawei Band 2 Pro was a strong fitness band, albeit one with plenty of faults. That’s why we’re hoping there will be a Huawei Band 3 Pro, and also hoping that Huawei will learn from the current band and fix the main issues it
Employees ask Amazon not to sell face recognition to law enforcement A group of Amazon employees has penned a letter to company chief Jeff Bezos, asking him to stop selling facial recognition to law enforcement. They said that “in the midst of historic militarization of police, renewed targeting of Black activists, an… See More
Xiaomi Redmi 6 Pro official renders, unboxing images revealed ahead of launch Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi has posted the official renders of its upcoming budget device, dubbed as the Redmi 6 Pro on Weibo, a Chinese social media portal. Additionally, a Chinese website has also posted unboxing images of the device ahead of its launch. Xiaomi is scheduled to launch the Redmi 6 Pro and the Mi Pad 4 in China on June 25. The
Instagram could launch its ‘IGTV’ long-form video hub today Instagram will launch its long-form video hub very, very soon — maybe even some time today — and according to TechCrunch, it will be called IGTV. The hub will reportedly be part of the platform’s Explore tab and will feature YouTube-like vlogs arou… See More
Oppo’s Find X ditches the notch for pop-up cameras If there’s a singular trend to point to for phones in 2018, it’s the effort to cram as much screen into a device as possible. Oppo’s new Find X, which is being officially announced in Paris today, combines a number of trendy design ideas, plus some even newer tricks, to fit an extremely large 6.4-inch display into a phone that you can still hold in one
Email security startup Tessian raises $13M led by Balderton and Accel Tessian (formerly called CheckRecipient), the London-based startup that is deploying machine learning to improve email security, has raised $13 million in Series A funding. Leading the round is Balderton Capital, and existing backer Accel. A number of previous investors also followed on, including Amadeus Capital Partners, Crane, LocalGlobe, Winton Ventures, and Walking Ventures. Founded in 2013 by three engineering graduates from Imperial College —
US Open golf live stream: how to watch the final round online for free from anywhere After three brutal days of the US Open 2018 at Shinnecock Hills, it’s absolutely anybody’s guess who’s going to take home the second major golf championship of the year. We know that it’s not going to be Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy, Jason Day or Tiger Woods – all cut after the second round – but after that, it’s virtually
Trump’s 2020 campaign might include ex-Cambridge Analytica staff A handful of former Cambridge Analytica employees might be working on Donald Trump’s re-election campaign. The Associated Press reports that two of its reporters overheard Matt Oczkowski, Cambridge Analytica’s former head of product, say that he and… See More

AT&T completes its acquisition of Time Warner

Posted by anton on June 15, 2018
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AT&T completes its acquisition of Time Warner AT&T has sealed the deal to buy Time Warner in a major piece of media and technology consolidation. The deal — which is $85.4 billion and a total of $108 billion with debt — was first announced in October 2016 and, having passed a court approval earlier this week, it was completed on Thursday. That’s a long cycle to complete a transaction, but this is a complicated one that sees AT&T