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Such changes will also make it easier for developers to make apps that have the least effect on the user's phone and battery. Images are available now for the Nexus 5X, 6P, Player, and the Pixel, Pixel XL, and Pixel C. Google has always managed to come up with a number of new devices with every passing day. This allows for more granular control over an app's notifications, as users can tweak specific notification types from an app rather than all of the app's notifications.
  • Great Lakes Funding completely slashed in President Trump's proposed budget

    Great Lakes Funding completely slashed in President Trump's proposed budget

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    In the $1.1 trillion outline unveiled Thursday, the remaining $10 million was gone. Even some Republicans balk at some of the proposed double-digit reductions in programs ranging from foreign aid to the Environmental Protection Agency, with outright eliminations of programs that run from the National Endowment for Arts to legal aid for the poor.
  • Alexa Integration is Coming to the Main Amazon App

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    That app tracks voice search activity for the Echo but doesn't have any voice interaction capability of its own. When you ask Alexa to play media , player controls will appear on the screen. Alexa is coming to Siri's home turf. This is going to change the way how people shop via the Amazon app. Despite being part of a shopping app, Alexa can do a lot more than order the occasional Wish List splurge.
  • Transgender bathroom bill approved by Texas senate

    Transgender bathroom bill approved by Texas senate

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    A State Senate committee passed the bill last week after 13 emotional hours of public testimony. Paul Bettencourt, a Houston Republican who sponsored the legislation. "This was a retaliatory event", she said. Be it because of bigotry or ignorance, Kolkhorst and Patrick both insist that the bill was created to protect the privacy of women and children by keeping men out of women's "most intimate public spaces".
  • Samsung Galaxy A3 (2016) Spotted On Geekbench with Android 7.0

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    The situation has been worse in Canada as none of the carriers supported the latest version of Android in both the devices, but all that is set to change. So far, those using the LG G4 and LG V10 in South Korea can be sure of receiving the latest Android 7.0 Nougat update later this year, but the story cannot be confirmed for other markets, including the U.S.
  • New Images of Pan, Saturn's Walnut Moon, in Unprecedented Detail

    New Images of Pan, Saturn's Walnut Moon, in Unprecedented Detail

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    From a distance, Pan looks like a mini Saturn with a rings of its own, but on closer inspection the tiny moon is wrapped in surface bulge around the equator. "It looks like some of it is very steep", said Peter Thomas, a visiting scientist at the Cornell Center for Astrophysics and Planetary Science who helped plan the Pan encounter.
  • Potatoes may grow on Mars, shows experiment

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    Scientists with the the International Potato Center in Peru published a study claiming potatoes can be grown in Mars-like conditions. If growing potatoes on Mars soil becomes successful, the same procedure could be used in some areas on Earth, which have been destroyed by climate change.