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The Moto Mod Speaker with Amazon Alexa is equipped with four microphones, so you shouldn't have a problem with Alexa hearing your voice even if you're not holding your phone, or standing right next to it. The only real reason why someone would want to purchase the module is so that they can have their Alexa on the go, with cellular data on tap. The dock is also designed in such a way that it can be used on the user's nightstand.
  • Monday in CE: Massive WiFi Security Flaw Leaves Devices Vulnerable to Hack

    Monday in CE: Massive WiFi Security Flaw Leaves Devices Vulnerable to Hack

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    While nearly every supported device and OS is at the risk of being attacked, it appears some operating systems could have far worse consequences, namely, Android and Linux . "The vulnerability is serious, but to exploit it the criminal has to be physically near the computer they want to attack", said Dr Murdoch. Vanhoef submitted the paper for review in May and began notifying vendors in July of this year, but after seeing how widespread the weakness was he contacted the Computer ...
  • Hurricane Ophelia becomes 10th Atlantic hurricane of 2017 season

    Hurricane Ophelia becomes 10th Atlantic hurricane of 2017 season

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    Hurricane Ophelia is crossing the Atlantic Ocean and could bring wet weather and gusts of up to 70mph when it hits Britain's shores. In weather terms however, it is still too early to say for definite whether this storm will impact Ireland to the forecasted strength as predicted, but as for now, it's current path suggests this will be a major weather event.
  • How To Hack The Mini SNES To Add More Games

    How To Hack The Mini SNES To Add More Games

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    Given the success of the NES Classic, which sold out nearly instantly, it's no surprise that the SNES Classic has been all the rage since launching in Europe and the U.S.at the end of September. Back in 2005, Nintendo released a smaller version of the Game Boy Advance called the Game Boy Micro . In fact a trademark filing discovered a few months ago seemed to indicate that the next console to be released in "Classic Edition" form would be the N64 .
  • Arsenal Star Sends Nigeria To World Cup

    Arsenal Star Sends Nigeria To World Cup

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    Nigeria managed to see out the closing stages of the second half with relative ease to claim victory that seals their spot in Russian Federation with one game to spare. "My wife is Russian, she flew to Russia today for good luck, and she and the kids will be in Russia to cheer us up at the World Cup". "Well fought boys.
  • Stranger Things video game looks surprisingly great

    Stranger Things video game looks surprisingly great

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    The locations included in the game are Mirkwood Forest, Hawkins Lab, and Jim Hopper's home. There are elements of combat and puzzle solving, and players will be able to unlock more characters with different skills as they progress in the game.
  • Google unveils Home Max for $399, coming to the United States in December

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    Google's voice-activated digital assistant will serve as the brains for all the speakers , just as Amazon's Alexa and Apple's Siri run their competing devices. For example, saying "Hey Google, broadcast it's time for dinner!" will play the message on all the Google devices across the house to inform family members about their evening meal.
  • Google must improve sales for Pixel 2

    Google must improve sales for Pixel 2

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    As mentioned above, the main differentiating factor is the display as Pixel 2 flaunts a 5-inch full HD display with a standard aspect ratio of 16:9. Google Home speaker is also powered by the voice assistant as well. In this post, which will be updated regularly, we take a closer look at the latest rumors surrounding Google's upcoming Pixel 2 series. "Get hands-free help in any room with Google Home Mini ".
  • Where to Find the New Nintendo SNES Classic Edition

    Where to Find the New Nintendo SNES Classic Edition

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    It has a built-in rechargeable battery, too, and all the buttons you'd expect from the original SNES controller - available in both a Super NES colorway, and a Super Famicom look with its more colorful buttons. Following the success of the NES Classic Mini , Nintendo has announced the hotly anticipated SNES Classic Mini . You can buy 6 foot or 10 foot SNES Classic Controller extension cables that allow you to lean back on the couch and play without going big on wireless controllers.
  • Mozilla outs Firefox Quantum Beta and Developer Edition

    Mozilla outs Firefox Quantum Beta and Developer Edition

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    Mozilla has also tweaked Firefox to give priority to the tab you're actively using. The browser also utilized a new CSS engine written in Rust that runs parallel across multiple cores instead of running in one slower sequence on a single core.
  • Deloitte email platform hit by cyberattack

    Deloitte email platform hit by cyberattack

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    The newspaper says hackers gained access through an administrator's account last fall and the attack was discovered in March, although it may have occurred as early as October or November 2016. Deloitte claims that only a small fraction of its clients have been affected by this breach. The Equifax breach was discovered in July, but those potentially affected were notified only in mid-September 2017.
  • Bendable Samsung Galaxy X smartphone gets a step closer

    Bendable Samsung Galaxy X smartphone gets a step closer

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    Samsung's secretive bendable smartphone has edged closer to reality, having been spotted on the website of South Korea's equivalent of the FCC. Samsung Galaxy X is the rumored foldable smartphone from the company. This idea supports the use of a flexible OLED panel and some kind of segmented design. And then Samsung got distracted by problems with its finances, its executives, and then exploding phones.
  • Tropical Storm Jose brings high winds, power outages

    Tropical Storm Jose brings high winds, power outages

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    High winds from Tropical Storm Jose on Wednesday night had police, firefighters and Eversource crews responding to several reports of downed trees and branches. This will contribute to life-threatening rip currents in some locations. Hurricane Jose , which has been swirling in the Atlantic Ocean for 14 days, will continue to produce large swells that will trigger "dangerous surf and rip currents" along the East coast for several more days, the National Hurricane Center said Tuesday ...
  • Apple's iOS 11 Is Out - Here's What You Need to Know

    Apple's iOS 11 Is Out - Here's What You Need to Know

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    However, in iOS 11 , The Verge reported that those radios don't turn off. Beta testers say Siri is significantly improved with iOS 11 . And hey, be patient as it might take you about an hour to download the file. You will be able to play with Augmented Reality using a lot of third-party apps. And, anyway, Apple won't be hit too heavily by the loss of the apps - they only amount to less than one per cent of Apple's quarterly App Store revenue.
  • New Amazon Fire HD 10 adds full HD display, hands-free Alexa

    New Amazon Fire HD 10 adds full HD display, hands-free Alexa

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    Now, with the new Fire HD 10 , Alexa is available hands-free-when connected to Wi-Fi, simply say the wake word "Alexa" and ask Alexa to control video playback (play, pause, rewind, and fast forward), launch an app, play your favorite song, or read an audiobook aloud.
  • Flawless timing: Lukaku joined Man Utd at the right time - Mourinho

    Flawless timing: Lukaku joined Man Utd at the right time - Mourinho

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    Rooney , who since returning to Merseyside has retired from global football, is also the highest scorer in United's history and returns tomorrow to the club where he scored a record 253 goals in 559 appearances. The former England captain was only 18 when he arrived at United from Everton for £25.6m in August 2004, and Mourinho does not believe Lukaku will have the time to match Rooney's achievements.
  • Yu Yureka 2 price, specifications, features, comparison

    Yu Yureka 2 price, specifications, features, comparison

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    It sports a 16-megapixels rear camera with autofocus, flash, night mode, and multi shots. The smartphone is backed by a 3930 mAh battery, and supports Qualcomm's 3.0 quick charge technology. If a lot of those specifications sound familiar, that's because those are mostly what you get with the high-end version of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4.
  • Saturn's strangest sights, as captured by a doomed spacecraft

    Saturn's strangest sights, as captured by a doomed spacecraft

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    The end of the mission is created to protect Saturn's moons Titan and Enceladus , which have the potential to support life. It unveiled moonlets embedded in the rings. Its separate, main fuel tank, however, was getting low when NASA put the spacecraft on the no-turning-back Grand Finale . Hence, on 1997 NASA launched its robotic spacecraft, Cassini for an ambitious mission to Saturn.
  • Cryptocurrency investment is 'stupid': JPMorgan CEO

    Cryptocurrency investment is 'stupid': JPMorgan CEO

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    The banking chief argued that the currency was worse than the tulip bulb craze of the 17th century and that someone was going to get killed over it. Dimon said he wasn't going to short the currency because it's so hard to predict when it will drop. At the time of writing, the price of a single bitcoin is approximately £2,994 ($4,000) however that number fluctuates on a daily basis.
  • Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA) PT Lowered to $18.50

    Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA) PT Lowered to $18.50

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    Deutsche Bank AG lowered their price target on shares of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited from $68.00 to $54.00 and set a "buy" rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, November 16th. The current share price indicates that stock is -4.02% away from its one year high and is moving 133.77% ahead of its 52-week low. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P.
  • Porsche Cayenne Turbo revealed

    Porsche Cayenne Turbo revealed

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    The V8 sends its power to all four wheels via a new 8-speed Tiptronic S transmission . Of course, that 0-60 time only happens when the new Cayenne is equipped with the optional Sport Chrono Package. It sticks with steel discs, but a new tungsten carbide layer helps resist wear and reduces brake dust, keeping your Turbo-exclusive 21-inch alloys cleaner.