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Ford to start testing self-driving cars in Europe in 2017

Ford to start testing self-driving cars in Europe in 2017

In a Tuesday announcement, bigwig Detroit-based automaker Ford Motors has revealed that it will start testing its self-driving cars on European roads in 2017.

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Bizarre image bug distorts screenshots sent from iPhone 7 Plus to Pixel handsets

Bizarre image bug distorts screenshots sent from iPhone 7 Plus to Pixel handsets

According to recent reports, some of the owners of Google new flagship Pixel handsets – Pixel and Pixel XL – have drawn attention to a bizarre image bug which apparently distorts the screenshots sent to the Pixels from Apple’s newest big-screen handset, iPhone 7 Plus.

Going by the discussions on the Google's product forum, the screenshots which the owners of the Pixel handsets get from the owners of the iPhone 7 Plus handset appear to have some kind of an unexplained glitch.

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VLC Android app will introduce 360-degree video support at some point next year

VLC Android app will introduce 360-degree video support at some point next year

In a recent announcement, VideoLAN - the developer of VLC media player - has revealed that support for 360-degreee video is scheduled to come to the Android version of the VLC app some time in 2017.

The announcement of imminent 360-degreee video support for VLC Android app underscores the fact that VideoLAN will be releasing a new update for the Android port of its popular VLC media popular player which has been available on the Google Play Store for more than four years now.

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Samsung is reportedly in talks with Lenovo to sell its PC business

Samsung is reportedly in talks with Lenovo to sell its PC business

According to a report from South Korean, bigwig device maker Samsung Electronics has efforts underway to sell its global PC business to world's biggest PC supplier, Lenovo. The value of the deal is reportedly more than $850 million.

With Samsung presently in process of restructuring its corporate structure, the report about Samsung's efforts to offload its struggling computer and laptop business comes within months of the company's sale of its printer business to HP, in a deal worth more than $1 billion.

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Microsoft’s popular version of Solitaire comes to iOS and Android

Microsoft’s popular version of Solitaire comes to iOS and Android

In a Wednesday announcement, Microsoft said that it is launching the popular Microsoft Solitaire game on the iOS and Android platforms.

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Samsung plans to launch new Glossy Black version of Galaxy S7 next month

Samsung plans to launch new Glossy Black version of Galaxy S7 next month

In a November 21 disclosure, unidentified smartphone industry sources have revealed that South Korean device maker Samsung Electronics is planning to introduce a new color option for its Galaxy S7 flagship handset.

The disclosure implies that Samsung is apparently making efforts to cover up its sales loss resulting from the discontinuation of its bigger-screen Galaxy Note 7 handset by launching new colors for the Galaxy S7 handset.

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UN report: 47% global population will have Internet access by 2016 end

UN report: 47% global population will have Internet access by 2016 end

According to a new report released by the United Nations’ International Telecommunications Union (ITU), 47 percent of the global population – that is, nearly 3.5 billion people worldwide – will have access to the Internet by the end of 2016.

In comparison, in the year 2015, only 43 percent of the global population had access to Internet.

Qualcomm unveils ‘Quick Charge 4’ charging technology

Qualcomm unveils ‘Quick Charge 4’ charging technology

Last week, bigwig chip manufacturer Qualcomm unveiled its new super-fast charging technology which has the capability to give a five-hour boost to a smartphone’s battery life after barely five minutes of charging.

The new Qualcomm technology which promises to give smartphones a supercharge boost is called ‘Quick Charge 4’ technology.

The newly-unveiled Quick Charge 4 charging technology -- as is evident from its name -- marks the fourth generation of charging technology from Qualcomm; and it underscores a significant advance in performance.

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Google suspends accounts of people behind Pixel resale scheme

Google suspends accounts of people behind Pixel resale scheme

According to a development first reported by cost-cutting tips blog Dan's Deals, web search giant Google has banned the accounts of hundreds of people who participated in the Google Pixel handset resale scheme.

As a result of the move, hundreds of accounts have been locked by Google; thereby denying the users of the accounts the access to their emails, saved photos, documents, and other personal data.

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Google announces new enhancements to its cloud machine-learning products

Google announces new enhancements to its cloud machine-learning products

On Tuesday, Google announced that its suite of cloud machine-learning capabilities is being enhanced with the addition of some new services. As a result of the new services that Google is adding to its cloud machine-learning products, the company will be able to better equip enterprises with superlative machine-learning capabilities.

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