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PC Gamer

Twitch has been blocked in China
PC Gamer
Twitch saw a tremendous uptick in popularity in China last month, becoming the third-most popular app on the iOS App Store, according to Abacus News. The surge was reportedly driven by the presence of esports at the 2018 Asian Games, which weren't ...
Twitch Blocked in China Following Surge in Popularity ThereVariety
China has banned hugely popular game streaming service TwitchBusiness Insider
Twitch blocked in ChinaWindows Central
BBC News -The Verge -ValueWalk -TNW
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Engadget

Apple iPhone XS and XS Max review: Pricey but future-proof
Engadget
When Apple introduced the iPhone X last year, it didn't just release a new phone — it presented a new vision of what iPhones should be. The fact that the X became Apple's top-selling model quarter after quarter was proof that people were embracing change.
8 things you'll want to try first with your iPhone XSComputerworld
Check Out the iPhone XS' Weirdo BatteryGizmodo
Huawei hands out battery packs and apple-free juice to iPhone XS buyersAndroid Central
New York Magazine -Chron.com -The Seattle Times -WalesOnline
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Fox News

'Holy Grail' fossil mystery cracked – 558 million-year-old fat reveals earliest known animal
Fox News
Scientists at the Australian National University have discovered the earliest known fossil dating back 558 million years. The discovery is being termed the 'Holy Grail' of paleontology. It might not have been Indiana Jones who found it, but the "Holy ...
World's oldest known animal identified after decades-long mysteryCNN
Extraordinary Evidence Suggests 558-Million-Year-Old Fossil Is the Oldest Known Animal on the PlanetGizmodo
Earliest animal fossils are identifiedBBC News
Live Science -HuffPost -ExtremeTech -Science Magazine
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PCMag

Hands On With Amazon's New Echo Dot, Plus, Input, and More
PCMag
SEATTLE—Amazon's new Echo Dot and Echo Plus are incremental upgrades that bring these models more in-line with the design of their larger counterpart. Instead of bare plastic or metal cylinders, the upgraded Echo Dot and Echo Plus have cloth covers ...
AI Weekly: Transparency challenges stand in the way of ambient computingVentureBeat
Amazon's new Echo Show: Buy 2, save $100CNET
9 Biggest Reveals of Amazon's Surprise Alexa EventInvestorplace.com
TechCo (blog) -MediaPost Communications -Engadget -Financial Express
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ZDNet

Google to lawmakers: Yep, Gmail data is still open to app developers
ZDNet
This device is unable to play the requested video. Featured stories. This Windows file may be secretly hoarding your passwords and emails · $1,000 iPhone XS expensive? 'Most will pay $1 a day for one', says Apple CEO Tim Cook · It's not the jobs AI is ...
Google Admits That It Lets Outside Services Share Your Gmail DataFortune
Google say it still allows third parties to scan and share your Gmail dataUSA TODAY
Gmail's Smart Reply is an example of what real AI will look like for frontline workersTechRepublic
Tom's Hardware -Hot Hardware -The Inquisitr -The Independent
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Wall Street Journal

Apple Launches New iPhones (Again). Here's a Guide.
Wall Street Journal
Two of the newest iPhones hit stores Friday, with predictable scenes of customers around the world lining up outside Apple Inc. AAPL -0.49% stores and the decade-old guessing game over how strong demand will be for the technology giant's latest gadgets.
The new iPhone is in stores. Here are 5 reasons to wait before buying one.Washington Post
The amazing sorcery of the new iPhone camerasQuartz
New iphones hit stores FridayABC27
The Scottish Sun -KRON4 -Focus Taiwan News Channel -AP News
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Space.com

NASA's New Planet-Hunting Telescope Spots Its Second Possible World Already
Space.com
Scientists poring over data from NASA's newest planet-hunting telescope have announced that they've spotted a second possible planet, just three days after many of the same team members announced their first find. The two potential planets are the ...
Get ready for a flood of new exoplanets: TESS has already spotted twoArs Technica
60-Second Astro News: TESS's First Exoplanet, Asteroid Hides a GalaxySky & Telescope
NASA's new planet hunter just found its 1st alien world — an evaporating 'Super-Earth'Fox News
Mirror.co.uk -Newsweek -Mother Nature Network (blog) -Quartz
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PCWorld

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti vs. RTX 2080 Ti: Should you upgrade?
PCWorld
Two and a half long years after the launch of the GeForce GTX 10-series, Nvidia's next generation of graphics cards is finally here, and the GeForce RTX 2080 and 2080 Ti top our performance charts. But should you upgrade to the GeForce RTX 2080 Ti ...
Digesting Nvidia's GeForce RTX 2080 And RTX 2080 Ti Performance, Features And PriceForbes
Morgan Stanley's Failure To Comprehend Bleeding Edge GPU Tech Results In NVIDIA DowngradeWccftech
GeForce RTX 2080 Ti and RTX 2080 FE reviewOS News
PC Gamer -IGN -Geeky Gadgets -CNBC
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Space.com

Japanese Probe Drops Tiny Hopping Robots Toward Big Asteroid Ryugu
Space.com
Japan's Hayabusa2 probe, which has been circling the 3,000-foot-wide (900 meters) asteroid Ryugu since late June, deployed two little "rovers" called MINERVA-II1A and MINERVA-II1B at 12:06 a.m. EDT (0406 GMT) today (Sept. 21). The event occurred ...
A Japanese spacecraft just threw two small rovers at an asteroidThe Verge
Japan has attempted to land two tiny rovers on a distant asteroidArs Technica
Japan has just landed two rovers on the surface of an asteroidMIT Technology Review
Nature.com -Firstpost -Motherboard -NASASpaceflight.com
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New York Times

On Ecstasy, Octopuses Reached Out for a Hug
New York Times
By dosing the tentacled creatures with MDMA, researchers found they share parts of an ancient messaging system involved in social behaviors with humans. Image. An octopus on its way to an underwater EDM festival.CreditCreditKen Lucas, via Getty ...
Scientists Gave MDMA to Octopuses—and What Happened Was ProfoundGizmodo
Octopuses given mood drug 'ecstasy' reveal genetic link to evolution of social behaviors in humansPhys.Org
Confirmed: If You Give an Octopus MDMA, It Will Get All CuddlyLive Science
CNET -PBS NewsHour -BGR -New York Post
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