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    Watch this robot defy gravity to clean your windows, shower, mirrors and more

    It might be difficult to remember since they're ubiquitous now, but can you recall your reaction the first time you saw a robot vacuum in action? Well, it'll pale in comparison to your reaction when you see what the FENGRUI R-C901 Smart Window Cleaner Robot can do. It basically defies gravity

  • California sues over $1B in canceled high-speed rail money
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    California sues over $1B in canceled high-speed rail money

    California sued Tuesday to block the Trump administration from cancelling nearly $1 billion for the state's high-speed rail project, escalating the state's feud with the federal government. The Federal Railroad Administration announced last week it would not give California the money awarded

  • U.S. eases curbs on Huawei; founder says clampdown underestimates Chinese firm
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    U.S. eases curbs on Huawei; founder says clampdown underestimates Chinese firm

    The U.S. Commerce Department blocked Huawei Technologies from buying U.S. goods last week, a major escalation in the trade war between the world's two top economies, saying the firm was involved in activities contrary to national security. The two countries increased import tariffs on each other

  • Netflix just released three new trailers for ‘Black Mirror’ season 5
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    Netflix just released three new trailers for ‘Black Mirror’ season 5

    With season 5 of Black Mirror set to air on June 5, it's only a matter of weeks before we see what type of enthralling, twisted, and disturbing scenarios show creator Charlie Brooker has in store for us. From what we can tell so far, season 5 won't feature any animals, which is either a step

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    This sleek $120 PC monitor has practically no bezels

    When it comes to smartphone design, 2019 is all about bezel-less, all-screen phones. The OnePlus 7 Pro that was just released last week has the best design yet. All these frameless phones are gorgeous, but why should our phones be the only gadgets that have sleek designs like that? The Viotek HA238 Ultra-Thin

  • Researchers say a tiny planet slammed into the Moon a long time ago
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    Researchers say a tiny planet slammed into the Moon a long time ago

    Earth's Moon only ever shows us one face. It's locked into its current orientation, with a permanent nearside and farside, but it wasn't until the Apollo missions that scientists were able to see just how different the two sides really are. The nearside, with its sea of dark gray basins standing

  • The One Banking Job Without Enough Men
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    The One Banking Job Without Enough Men

    May.21 -- Finance is a male-dominated realm. But there’s one corner where women are everywhere: the virtual world of digital assistants. Bloomberg's Lananh Nguyen has more on "Bloomberg Markets."

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    Postal Service tests mail shipments on self-driving trucks

    A self-driving truck company has partnered with the U.S. Postal Service to test autonomous technology on the long-haul route between Phoenix and Dallas. San Diego-based TuSimple is planning for two autonomous trucks to carry mail and parcels on five round trips between the Postal Service distribution

  • AP Explains: US sanctions on Huawei bite, but who gets hurt?
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    AP Explains: US sanctions on Huawei bite, but who gets hurt?

    Trump administration sanctions against Huawei have begun to bite even though their dimensions remain unclear. U.S. companies that supply the Chinese tech powerhouse with computer chips face a drop in sales, and Huawei's smartphone sales could get decimated with the anticipated loss of Google'

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    There’s something for everyone in Amazon’s huge sale on laptops, routers, and gaming gear – today only

    Amazon's Gold Box deals can be hit or miss, but today's main deal is definitely a big hit. You'll find 24 different deals on popular laptops, wireless routers, and all sorts of PC gaming gear from keyboards and mice to monitors, headsets, and even $400 off one of the most popular Acer Predator

  • Huawei puts Honor above Android at new smartphone launch
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    Huawei puts Honor above Android at new smartphone launch

    The world's second-biggest phone maker runs its devices on Google's Android platform outside China, but the U.S. Commerce Department blocked Huawei from buying U.S. goods last week, throwing future software updates into question. The United States temporarily eased restrictions on Huawei on

  • Wind developer seeks proposals for whale monitoring system
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    Wind developer seeks proposals for whale monitoring system

    The developer of a wind farm off Massachusetts is taking steps to protect the endangered North Atlantic right whale. Vineyard Wind announced Tuesday it's seeking proposals for an acoustic monitoring system to detect and track the critically endangered species. It's also expected to benefit

  • Apple’s latest MacBook Pro refresh once again addresses keyboard issues
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    Apple’s latest MacBook Pro refresh once again addresses keyboard issues

    Apple doesn't often admit fault, but the quiet launch of a new MacBook Pro model today, alongside an adjustment to the Keyboard Service Program, seems to be the company's way of acknowledging that there's more work to be done to address the butterfly keyboard issues of its laptop line. According

  • Apple expands keyboard repairs to newer models of MacBook
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    Apple expands keyboard repairs to newer models of MacBook

    Apple Inc said on Tuesday it will repair typing-related problems in 'butterfly' keyboards for an expanded set of laptops, that include newer versions of MacBook, MacBook Air and MacBook Pro models. The repairs would include fixing letters or characters that repeat unexpectedly, fail to appear

  • US delay to Huawei ban gives tech sector time to adjust
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    US delay to Huawei ban gives tech sector time to adjust

    The United States is delaying some restrictions on U.S. technology sales to Chinese tech powerhouse Huawei in what it calls an effort to ease the blow on Huawei smartphone owners and smaller U.S. telecoms providers that rely on its networking equipment. The Trump administration insists the sanctions

  • 7 paid iPhone apps you can download for free on May 21st
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    7 paid iPhone apps you can download for free on May 21st

    Yesterday's roundup of the best paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free was a solid one, and you can actually still find a few freebies in there if you missed it. The remaining deals will likely end soon though, so we put together a fresh new roundup for Thursday.This post covers paid iPhone and

  • Ultra-premium true wireless earbuds that crush AirPods just got their first ever discount
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    Ultra-premium true wireless earbuds that crush AirPods just got their first ever discount

    AirPods are great for walking around and broadcasting the fact that you're an Apple fan. But if you want a pair of premium true wireless earbuds that actually offer sound quality worthy of their hefty price tag, you'll need to look elsewhere. The Master & Dynamic MW07 True Wireless Earphones

  • US fires arrow into Huawei's Achilles heel
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    US fires arrow into Huawei's Achilles heel

    The Trump administration's move to block US technology sales to Huawei shoots an arrow deep into the Chinese tech giant's Achilles heel -- its over-reliance on American components -- and threatens the company's very survival, analysts said. Citing national security, President Donald Trump

  • George R.R. Martin reveals what he’s working on now that ‘Game of Thrones’ is over
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    George R.R. Martin reveals what he’s working on now that ‘Game of Thrones’ is over

    It has been over twenty years since A Game of Thrones \-- the first novel in George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series -- was published. As Martin notes in his latest blog post, he never dreamed what a phenomenon the HBO adaptation of his story could be, even though he'd sold books

  • Female-voiced smart speaker systems entrench gender bias, UN study finds
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    Female-voiced smart speaker systems entrench gender bias, UN study finds

    Artificial intelligence-based smart speaker systems that use female voices are helping to perpetuate gender biases, according to a United Nations study.

  • Mexicanos recurren a celulares falsos para darlos en asaltos
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    Mexicanos recurren a celulares falsos para darlos en asaltos

    CIUDAD DE MÉXICO (AP) — Los robos a mano armada se han vuelto tan comunes en el transporte público en la Ciudad de México que algunos pasajeros están ocurriendo a una solución inteligente pero desalentadora para los ladrones: les entregan teléfonos falsos en lugar de darle sus celulares verdaderos.

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    Crazy promo gets Amex cardholders $30 off any $60+ order on Amazon

    Are you an American Express cardholder? Do you shop on Amazon? If you answered yes to both of those questions, there's a crazy promotion running right now that you absolutely need to know about. Amazon and Amex are teaming up to offer a huge $30 discount on any order of $60 or more, and all it'

  • Using This Feature On Your Phone Could Save Your Life In An Emergency
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    Using This Feature On Your Phone Could Save Your Life In An Emergency

    Because emergency responders can't unlock your phone.

  • Trump Waited for China Trade Talks to Stall to Punish Huawei
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    Trump Waited for China Trade Talks to Stall to Punish Huawei

    May.21 -- The Trump administration held off on blacklisting Huawei Technologies Inc. until the last round of trade talks with China reached an impasse, according to people familiar with the matter. Bloomberg's Margaret Talev reports on "Balance of Power."

  • Huawei plans Android rival this Autumn, reports claim
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    Huawei plans Android rival this Autumn, reports claim

    Huawei is reportedly planning to unveil its own mobile operating system for its smartphones and tablets later this year. The Chinese firm has less than three months before its devices will no longer have access to new software updates for Google's Android operating system, following US trade restrictions