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Facebook launches Watch tab of original video showsTechCrunchFacebook has a new home for original video content produced exclusively for it by partners, who will earn 55 percent of ad break revenue while Facebook keeps 45 percent. The “Watch” tab and several dozen original shows will start rolling out to a small ...
How will pets react to the solar eclipse?WPXI PittsburghThe August 21 Great American Solar Eclipse will be the first total solar eclipse to stretch coast to coast in the continental United States in 99 years. Humans are expected to react with amazement when the thin path of totality, or total eclipse ...
LG's V30 will be the first phone with an f/1.6 lensThe VergeIn the game of smartphone hype, LG's approach has been to concede defeat in trying to suppress leaks and just pre-announce everything. The company's next premier handset, the LG V30, will be made official on August 31st at IFA in Berlin, but LG's ...
FaceApp Removes 'Ethnicity Filters' After User BacklashFortunePopular photo-filter application FaceApp has removed a set of "ethnicity filters" after users widely condemned them as racist. The divisive feature allowed users to alter their selfies by adding "Black," "Asian," "Indian" and "Caucasian" filters that ...
Google's Pixel has an awesome storage trick the iPhone lacksBGRGoogle will soon roll out Android 8.0 to compatible Pixel and Nexus devices, and that's when the Pixels will receive a pretty neat storage trick that's not going to be available another popular platform. Don't Miss: Amazon's 15 best daily deals: Vizio ...
Amazing 13-Million-Year-Old Ape Skull DiscoveredNational GeographicThe remarkable skull is so well preserved, scientists can see the young ape's unerupted teeth and an impression of its brain. 1 / 3. View Images. The skull of the extinct ape species Nyanzapithecus alesi. Photograph Courtesy Fred Spoor, Leakey Foundation.
Anker announces its own $35 version of the Echo DotTechCrunchGiven the fact that the Echo Dot runs $50 a piece or three for $130, I suspect price isn't a major factor hampering Alexa adoption. But leave it to the folks at Anker to undercut the price of Amazon's cheapest Echo by offering up a $35 smart speaker ... |