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Android Headlines

Google Pixel 3 & Pixel 3 XL Review – Style Over Substance
Android Headlines
Google's Pixel line is no stranger to controversy, and this year is no exception. Each year it seems the Pixel faced some big criticism for design decisions; the original release looked too much like an iPhone, with big bezels and all. Last year's ...
4 Best Smartphones of 2018Forbes
Turns out, Pixel 3 is pricier than you think when it comes to storageCNET
This is the crazy new all-screen design that'll reportedly replace the notch next yearBGR
Digital Trends -Seattle Times -Android Police -Bustle
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Variety

Current Rockstar Employees Speak Out About Working Conditions
Variety
Since Rockstar Games' founder Dan Houser's comment that the studio was working 100-hour weeks to finish “Red Dead Redemption 2” resulted in an outcry on gaming industry working conditions earlier this week, multiple employees at the company are ...
Rockstar developers speak out about “100-hour weeks” commentArs Technica
Red Dead Redemption 2 Developers Speak Out After Rockstar Lifts Social Media BanKotaku
Red Dead Redemption 2 Launch Trailer Shows A Gang In TurmoilGameSpot
PC Gamer -Polygon -Gamasutra -Comicbook.com
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Mac Rumors

Apple Invites Media to October 30th Event in New York City
Mac Rumors
Apple today sent out media invites for a second major 2018 event set to be held in New York City on Tuesday, October 30 at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Howard Gilman Opera House. Apple's October event, which will focus on products not introduced at ...
Apple sets next event for Oct. 30 with iPads, Macs likely on tapCNET
Apple issues invites to October 30 iPad Pro and Mac 'There's more in the making' event in NYCAppleInsider
Apple announces iPad Pro and Mac event for October 30: 'There's more in the making'9to5Mac
The Verge -Macworld -Business Insider -Fortune
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TechCrunch

Alexa's Whisper Mode is now available in the US
VentureBeat
Amazon debuted a bunch of new and refreshed devices (11, to be exact) at its hardware event in Seattle earlier this year, but one of the coolest new features — Whisper Mode — is hitting Alexa devices this week. The company said that starting today, ...
Amazon's Whisper Mode Fixes the Worst Thing About Alexa: It's Too Damn LoudFortune
Alexa's low-key Whisper Mode is going live todaySlashGear
Amazon's Alexa 'whisper mode' starts rolling out todayEngadget
9to5Mac -TechRadar -The Tech Portal -Voicebot.ai (blog)
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The Daily Galaxy

“The Loophole” –The Discovery That Could Have Predicted Why the Universe Exists
The Daily Galaxy
“The Standard Model as it stands cannot possibly be right because it cannot predict why the universe exists,” said Gerald Gabrielse, the Board of Trustees Professor of Physics at Northwestern University. “We know the Standard Model is wrong, but we can ...
Most Detailed View of Electrons Ever Captured Proves That They Are, In Fact, RoundOuter Places
Study supports Standard Model of particle physics, excludes alternative modelsNewsline

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PCMag

Samsung Drops Intel for Qualcomm With Galaxy Book2
PCMag
Samsung first introduced the Galaxy Book 2-in-1 hybrid laptop in February 2017 with both a 10.6- and 12-inch model. They ran Windows 10 using Intel chips and shipped with an S Pen in the box to offer a very lightweight and flexible machine for travel ...
Samsung announces Galaxy Book2, a Windows 10 S laptop with gigabit LTE and 20-hour battery lifeVentureBeat
Samsung Galaxy Book 2 hands-on: A Snapdragon-powered Surface rivalEngadget
The Galaxy Book 2 is Samsung's answer to the Surface ProThe Verge
Digital Trends -Forbes -CNET -Gizmodo
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Engadget

Inside Facebook's 'war room' is a battle for public trust
Engadget
The internet has a misinformation problem. Symptoms include fake news, election interference, hate speech, trolling -- it goes by many names. It's become increasingly clear over the past few years that social media platforms should bear some ...
Facebook War Room Have Now Become A Place For Building People TrustIRN Post
Facebook cybersecurity executive talks election "war room," tactics of bad actorsCBS News
Facebook built an election 'war room' to try to avoid repeating the mistakes of 2016 — here's what it's like insideBusiness Insider
Gizmodo -Fortune -TechCrunch -WIRED
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Fox News

'Largest living thing,' an 80000-year-old Utah forest, is dying, scientists warn
Fox News
An ancient forest in Utah considered to be the largest single living thing in the world is dying, according to scientists. The Pando aspen, a gigantic expanse of 40,000 trees that are are all clones with identical compositions, has long been known as ...
Humans have found a way to kill the world's largest living organismBGR
The Most Massive Living Thing on Earth Is Shrinking. Here's How to Save ItFortune
Humans are killing off one of the world's largest living thingsYahoo News
Newser -WZZM13.com -Gizmodo -Live Science
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The Verge

Google could finally face serious competition for Android
The Verge
The fact alone that Google will start charging in Europe for what one could fairly call “parts of” Android is in itself huge news. The change, announced Tuesday as a result of a European Commission lawsuit, is a major shift in Google's business model ...
Google Play gets better support for larger Android app bundles, subscription improvements, and in-app updatesVentureBeat
Google Intros Tools For Building Smaller Apps, Improves UpdatesAndroid Headlines
Windows 10 users: Chrome 70 means you don't need Edge, Microsoft Store to run PWAsZDNet
Android Police -BGR -9to5Google -PCWorld
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Forbes

The Antarctic Ice Shelf Is Emitting A Very Strange Noise As It Melts, Scientists Find
Forbes
Scientists studying Antarctic's Ross Ice Shelf found that the ice emits a strange sound as the ice begins to melt. The team of scientists stumbled on this finding, never having heard the weird noise the upper layers of ice create. The team of ...
Hear the eerily beautiful song of the Antarctic ice shelfBoing Boing (blog)
Scientists Discover a Weird Noise Coming From Antarctic Ice ShelfGizmodo
An ice shelf in Antartica is making eerie noisesQuartz
USA TODAY -EurekAlert (press release) -Fox News -kfor.com
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