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Apparently the app will soon guide you through every step of a mass transit ride, including telling you when it's time to get off. Some may have received the update already so others will definitely follow. These features will be particularly useful when traveling to a new location or when you are on a long journey and can fall asleep. But thanks to Google Maps stressful bus journeys and looking out of the window with a panicked expression feeling like you've missed your stop will be a ...
  • Google pulling YouTube from Echo Show and Fire TV

    Google pulling YouTube from Echo Show and Fire TV

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    There were also reports that Google could be creating a smart screen device to compete with the Amazon Echo Show . Now we have learned that YouTube has implemented a new block on access to its services on the Amazon Echo Show smart home device.
  • Amazon offers prime membership service for free global shipping and video streaming

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    Since its launch, Amazon Handmade has grown to encompass 10 categories (including Jewelry, Home & Kitchen, Stationery and Party Supplies) from thousands of artisans across more than 30 countries. Speaking about the launch of Amazon Prime, Jamil Ghani, vice-president of Amazon Prime International, said, "Prime membership is created to offer the best of Amazon ".
  • 2017 supermoon rises this weekend

    2017 supermoon rises this weekend

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    There are times, then, that the moon is particularly close to the Earth. "As the moon goes round the Earth, its distance from the Earth keeps changing", he said. While the moon is undoubtedly both bigger and brighter than usual, our eyes tend to trick us into seeing the moon as larger than it truly is. Rare sighting of the first and last supermoon of the year will be observed today all over the world including Pakistan.
  • Online boom may see Cyber Monday top Black Friday

    Online boom may see Cyber Monday top Black Friday

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    The National Retail Federation , which had foretold strong holiday sales helped by improving consumer faith, said on Friday that fair weather across much of the nation had also helped attract customers into stores. - Shoppers ages 25 to 34 spent the most, an average of $419.52. According to the latest data from retail intelligence experts Springboard, footfall figures across United Kingdom high Streets, shopping centres and out of town retail parks were down 1.1% during the whole Black ...
  • Waze adds voice control and motorbike mode

    Waze adds voice control and motorbike mode

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    Motorcycle mode will offer routes that have been optimized for bikers based on where other Waze users who are on motorcycles are riding. This new feature is rolling out globally via the Waze app. With this addition, Waze will be able to provide additional navigational options and arrival times based on high-occupancy-vehicle (HOV), or better known as carpooling lanes.
  • MacOS High Sierra Users: Change Root Password Now

    MacOS High Sierra Users: Change Root Password Now

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    It appears the flaw is isolated to High Sierra 10.13.1 (17B48). The exploit will not longer work, because your system will already have a root account enabled with an actual password attached to it. Some users are reporting that you can change your root password to fix the issue, but Apple has not issued official guidance yet. Click the lock icon in Directory Utility's window and authenticate.
  • Putin Targets US Media Outlets With 'Foreign Agent' Law

    Putin Targets US Media Outlets With 'Foreign Agent' Law

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    President Vladimir Putin on Saturday signed into law the new rules which allow any global media outlet to be classified under the controversial "foreign agent" label by the Ministry of Justice. Exactly how (or if) these dueling "foreign agent" designations will actually affect news outlets operating in the US or Russian Federation is not yet clear.
  • Apple reportedly planning an iPhone SE 2 for Q1 2018

    Apple reportedly planning an iPhone SE 2 for Q1 2018

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    Today is Black Friday and if you are braving the crowds looking for some smoking deals on tech products, you will want to check out Walmart . It should be noted that the situation with the action in Russian Federation remains unclear, as in most stores customers simply refuse to provide bonus cards, unlike other countries.
  • Padmavati row: After Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat bans the film

    Padmavati row: After Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat bans the film

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    Those against the screening of the film based on the legend of Padmini - queen of the kingdom of Chittorgarh in Rajasthan state in the 13th century - have cited distortion of historical facts as the reason. Taking resort to micro-blogging website on Wednesday, Sinha said, "As Padmavati becomes a burning controversy, people are asking why the legendary Amitabh Bachchan, most versatile Aamir Khan and most popular Shah Rukh Khan have no comments.
  • Apple Pushes HomePod Release to 2018

    Apple Pushes HomePod Release to 2018

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    The delay is unfortunate for anyone who needed $349 worth of Siri in their homes, but it's also a bad look for Apple's wireless audio division. The spokesperson told The Verge the device will ship to the US, United Kingdom, and Australia in early 2018.
  • Owning A Dog Makes You Live Longer, Says Science

    Owning A Dog Makes You Live Longer, Says Science

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    In addition, the single adults with dogs were 36 percent less likely to die from cardiovascular disease. They were also 11% less likely to have a heart attack, an effect that is not shown among people who live with others and is nearly certainly attributable to our children's leftover french fries.