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Get this Black Friday PC Bundle worth nearly $700 – and pay what you want

That’s what’s on the table with this Black Friday Windows Bundle, featuring 10 apps that’ll fortify, optimize and all-around empower a PC. And if it’s a Black Friday package of apps, we know you’re expecting a huge savings…so how about paying any price you want? Read full post on thenextweb.com

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Google Lens is coming to the Google Assistant in “the coming weeks”

Enlarge (credit: Google) Google will soon be extending the reach of Google Lens, its visual search interface. In a blog post , the company announced Lens would be integrated into the Google Assistant in the coming weeks. The feature is still exclusive to Pixel phones, but now it should be a lot easier to access….

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I Let an $800 Alexa Robot Creep Around My House Like a Tiny, Mechanical Zombie

Have you ever fantasized about having the weather read to you every morning like it was a beautiful Shakespearean sonnet? That’s probably the best reason to choose UBTECH Robotics’ new Alexa-enabled Lynx robot over the Amazon Echo—that, or you’re very, very lonely. Read more… Read full post on Gizmodo.com

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Google's latest Pixel feature is your first look at the future of search

One of Google’s most powerful new features is finally rolling out to Pixel phones. Google Lens, the company’s intelligent camera software that can analyze the world around you, is now rolling out to Google Assistant on Pixel phones. Announced earlier this year , Lens is one of the company’s most important new products as it…

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Facebook Messenger just made sharing photos way better

Facebook just made Messenger a much better place to share photos. The messaging app will now support photo-sharing at 4k resolutions, meaning high resolution photos sent within the app will look much sharper than before. SEE ALSO: Facebook briefly hid its ‘delete’ option on posts, and users panicked With the change, photos up to 4096…

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Chinese students claim they worked illegal overtime making the iPhone X

Enlarge (credit: Ken Marshall ) A report in the Financial Times claims Foxconn has employed teenaged students to manufacture iPhone X components and that those students worked illegal overtime. Additionally, according to one of the students cited in the report, a school had students working at the factory as part of their educational programs. The…

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With today’s launch of the OnePlus 5T, the OnePlus 5 is dead

Enlarge / Here’s the 5T (left) compared to the OnePlus 5 (right). It’s a big improvement, packing more screen into the same size body. (credit: Ron Amadeo) Today is OnePlus 5T launch day. The $500 phone with high-end specs and a slim bezel design is up for sale on the OnePlus website, where the current…