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Microsoft ditches Windows 10 Mobile update to Lumia 1020 and other select phones: Report

Microsoft ditches Windows 10 Mobile update to Lumia 1020 and other select phones: Report

| June 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Windows 10 Release Date and Editions: Microsoft Reveals Wide Range Of Devices To Run The New OSMicrosoft Windows’ official press release In March 2015, Microsoft released Windows 10 Mobile technical preview update to 36 Lumia series smartphones. Now, exactly a year after the announcement, the company finally began deploying the public version of the Windows [...]

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The HOT ROD Special Dodge Viper ACR at Pikes Peak Practice

The HOT ROD Special Dodge Viper ACR at Pikes Peak Practice

| June 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Hot Rod » Events The HOT ROD Special Dodge Viper ACR at Pikes Peak Practice Written by Phillip Thomas on June 23, 2016 Contributors: Larry Chen “Practice makes perfect” is an understatement. View All 121 Photos Share This Article Facebook Twitter Google+ Email It’s too easy to summarize the Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb [...]

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Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) Secretly Adds Over 50 HP To Model S P90D Ludicrous

Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) Secretly Adds Over 50 HP To Model S P90D Ludicrous

| June 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA ) faced some issues with the power output calculation of its vehicles last year, leading to mediation with over 100 of Model S owners in Norway and change in Model S P85D’s advertised horsepower (hp) to 463, down from 691. The issue was mainly related to identifying electric power concerning hp and [...]

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What we can learn from Mighty No. 9s troubled launch

What we can learn from Mighty No. 9s troubled launch

| June 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

In the end, Mighty no. 9′s launch couldn’t live up to the optimism that’s all over this colorful art.Further Reading The ugly afterlife of crowdfunding projects that never ship and never end Even projects crowdfunded to excess enter tense, never-ending development hell. Here at Ars Technica, we’re used to crowdfunded projects failing to live up [...]

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Peter Thiel received more votes to Facebooks board than Zuckerberg and Sandberg

Peter Thiel received more votes to Facebooks board than Zuckerberg and Sandberg

| June 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

It’s no surprise Peter Thiel has been re-elected to Facebook’s board of directors. After all, there were eight nominees for eight open seats. But leading up to the company’s annual shareholder meeting on June 20, there were lingering questions if Thiel, Facebook’s first outside investor, would see any blowback because of his role funding legal [...]

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Before Steams Summer Sale Begins, Load Up on Steam Credit at a Discount

Before Steams Summer Sale Begins, Load Up on Steam Credit at a Discount

| June 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Even if Valve hasn’t officially said so, we know the Steam Summer sale begins tomorrow, June 23 . To get ready for it, you may want to take advantage of a sale on Steam credit right now. At Best Buy this week, buying any gaming currency card gets you 20 percent off a second card. [...]

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In-Depth: If Comcast and Alarm.com Acquire Icontrol as Rumored

In-Depth: If Comcast and Alarm.com Acquire Icontrol as Rumored

| June 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

*** UPDATE: Who will be the Next IControl? *** It looks like Icontrol is ready for its big equity event after practically inventing the modern-day SHaaS (smart home as a service) model a dozen years ago. It is rumored that Comcast/Xfinity and Alarm.com   (Nasdaq: ALRM ) are acquiring portions of Icontrol, including: Icontrol’s original Z-Wave- and security-centric [...]

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India Digest: ChrysCap to exit Eris Life; InMobi fined $950k; Aadhar-DHFL merger

India Digest: ChrysCap to exit Eris Life; InMobi fined $950k; Aadhar-DHFL merger

| June 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Bhawna Gupta bhawnagupta27 bhawna@dealstreetasia.com June 23, 2016: &nbsp PE firm ChrysCapital is exiting its investment in Eris Lifesciences, mobile advertising firm InMobi will pay $950,000 in civil penalties and Aadhar Housing Finance & DHFL Vysya Housing Finance are merging to become a single entity. PE firm ChrysCap in talks to exit Eris Life Private equity fund [...]

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Renault Dacia Reveals Duster Facelift at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Renault Dacia Reveals Duster Facelift at Goodwood Festival of Speed

| June 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Even though the Duster recently received a facelift in India along with an AMT variant, Dacia, A Romanian company and a subsidiary brand of Renault and the original manufacturer of the Duster unveiled a facelifted version of the Dacia Renault Duster at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in the UK. (Renault Dacia Duster rear) Dacia [...]

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This surprising activity is more dangerous than using your phone while driving

This surprising activity is more dangerous than using your phone while driving

| June 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

This is a really old phone. Believe it or not, using your phone isn’t the most dangerous activity to do while driving. Chatting with your passengers is. It sounds weird, but according to federal data , more than half of distracted driving accidents were caused by conversations with passengers. Sometimes, it seems, we all just [...]

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