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The Verge

Apple announces iPad Pro and Mac event for October 30th
The Verge
Apple isn't done with product events for 2018. Today the company issued media invites for an October 30th event in Brooklyn, New York where it's widely expected we'll see new iPad Pro tablets and potentially several updates to the Mac lineup. The event ...
Apple Sends Invites for Oct. 30 iPad, Mac EventPCMag
Apple announces October 30 event where it's expected to announce new iPads and MacsCNBC
Apple's holding another big event October 30TechCrunch
Mashable -ZDNet -Daily Mail -Apple
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Ars Technica

Rockstar developers speak out about “100-hour weeks” comment
Ars Technica
Rockstar co-founder Dan Houser has drawn criticism this week for an interview where he said "we were working 100-hour weeks" on the upcoming Red Dead Redemption 2. The ensuing conversation, which now includes many current Rockstar employees ...
Red Dead Redemption 2 Developers Speak Out After Rockstar Lifts Social Media BanKotaku
Here's When Red Dead Redemption 2 Pre-Loading BeginsGameSpot
Red Dead Redemption 2 developers open up about work conditions at Rockstar GamesPolygon
IGN -Paste Magazine -CNET
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The World's Largest Organism, Pando, Is Dying
The largest organism in the world has survived relatively unnoticed within the Fishlake National Forest in Utah. Now, researchers are concerned that this organism, 1,000's of years old, is dying. The organism is named Pando, Latin for I spread, and is ...
Humans have found a way to kill the world's largest living organismBGR
'Largest living thing,' an 80000-year-old Utah forest, is dying, scientists warnFox News
Pando Aspen Clone: World's Largest Single Organism Is Dying on Mankind's WatchNewsweek
Yahoo News -New York Times -Live Science -Gizmodo
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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 ...
Physicists Model Electrons in Unprecedented Detail — Spoiler Alert: They're RoundLive Science
Smaller limit on electron's electric dipole moment puts supersymmetry in
Unprecedented look at electron brings us closer to understanding the universeEurekAlert (press release)
SciTechDaily -Newsweek
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The Verge

The Galaxy Book 2 is Samsung's answer to the Surface Pro
The Verge
A couple weeks after Microsoft announced the Surface Pro 6, Samsung is today unveiling the $1,000 Galaxy Book 2, an always-connected Windows 2-in-1 that features Qualcomm's Snapdragon 850 processor and a revamped design that's extremely close to ...
Samsung Galaxy Book 2 packs Snapdragon 850 into Always Connected Windows 2-in-1Digital Trends
Samsung Announces Galaxy Book2 -- Always Connected Windows PC With Qualcomm Snapdragon 850Forbes
Samsung Galaxy Book 2 Windows 2-in-1 lets you work anywhere, anytimeCNET
Gizmodo -ZDNet -Laptop Mag -AnandTech
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Best Alexa smart home devices: great gadgets to pair with your Amazon Echo
Alexa is everywhere, and it's spreading, with Amazon making it even easier to get its voice assistant into everything thanks to the Alexa Gadgets Toolkit, and soon, it will even be on laptops. With Alexa inside any gadget, you can do the usual things ...
Alexa's new Whisper Mode goes liveTechCrunch
Anker's Nebula Capsule smart projector is $85 off with this promo codeZDNet

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Facebook `Delighted' With War Room Response to Brazil Election
As polls closed in Brazil on Oct. 7, Facebook Inc. data scientists, engineers and policy experts gathered in a new space in the company's Menlo Park, California, headquarters called the War Room. As they monitored trends on the company's sites -- like ...
Facebook built an election 'war room' to try to avoid repeating the mistakes of 2016 — here's what it's like insideBusiness Insider
Facebook's War Room Is Definitely Managing At Least One CrisisGizmodo
Facebook Hopes Election 'War Room' Can Repel a Flood of Election InterferenceFortune
TechCrunch -WIRED -The Verge -Phys.Org
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CIRP says iPhone XS sales strong, data suggests highest ever average selling price
CIRP says its data shows that early iPhone XS sales were strong, and were split evenly between the XS and XS Max. In the ten days that they were available in the quarter, CIRP finds that the new iPhone XS and XS Max models each accounted for 8% of US ...
Apple Stock Is Headed for a Smartphone
First look at the iPhone XR: Pretty colors, big screen, and an impressive selfie cameraMashable
iPhone XS deals, price and specs: iPhone XR tariffs revealed ahead of pre-order kickoffThe INQUIRER
Forbes -YouTube -Mac Rumors
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Turns out, Pixel 3 is pricier than you think when it comes to storage
There's no denying that we live in an era of the Very Expensive Phone. And now that some start at a dizzying $1,000, Google's Pixel 3 and 3 XL, which go on sale today, look like a bargain compared to the competition. It makes sense at face value. The ...
This is the crazy new all-screen design that'll reportedly replace the notch next yearBGR
Is the Pixel 3 too small of a smartphone?Android Central
Google Pixel 3 review: raising the bar for the Android experienceThe Guardian
9to5Google -Android Authority (blog) -Business Insider -PCWorld
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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 ...
The best office apps for AndroidComputerworld
Google improves Android App Bundles and makes building Instant Apps easierTechCrunch
Windows 10 users: Chrome 70 means you don't need Edge, Microsoft Store to run PWAsZDNet
Android Central -BGR -PCWorld -Lifehacker
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