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The new browser is apparently two times faster than the current versions of Firefox. It is, in fact, taken from its Project Quantum endeavor to speed up Firefox and catch up with the market. When you open a new tab, you'll see now trending web pages recommended by Pocket users so you won't miss out on what's hot online, as well as your top sites.
  • Apple, Google, Microsoft named three most valuable brands of 2017

    Apple, Google, Microsoft named three most valuable brands of 2017

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    The company's brand value also moved up 9 percent on-year to $56.2 billion, it added. The third position was taken by Microsoft, displacing Coca-Cola and reaching a 10 percent increase value at United States dollars 79 billion. "In this ever-shifting context, growth becomes more challenging, which is why businesses need brands more than ever". Interbrand on Monday released the Best Global Brands 2017 list, revealing the top 100 companies from around the world.
  • Crescent Point Energy (CPG) Earning Positive Press Coverage, Report Shows

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    The stock declined 4.19% or $1.86 reaching $42.58 per share. About 613,159 shares traded. Visa Inc (NYSE:V) has risen 20.29% since September 24, 2016 and is uptrending. The company reported the earnings of $0.12/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $-0.01/share. Ratings analysis reveals 100% of Crescent Point Energy's analysts are positive.
  • Twitter says goodbye to 140 characters, hello 280 characters

    Twitter says goodbye to 140 characters, hello 280 characters

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    Still, the company said it is open to revisiting the subject of expanded tweets for Asian languages as it learns more. Twitter has already started to relax its 140-character limit. What will be the future of Twitter threads? Many have called on Twitter to address the USA president's use of the platform. Twitter executives have discussed the idea of expanding the product's character limit for years.
  • Apple Rolls Out iOS 11.0.1 Bug Update

    Apple Rolls Out iOS 11.0.1 Bug Update

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    If you have downloaded the new iOS 11 update onto your iPhone, you may have noticed the new "Emergency SOS" function under settings. Remember, iOS 11 has only been out for a week, and now has almost 25% adoption among iOS devices. Later that week it was revealed that the software's new toggles for Bluetooth and WiFi in the redesigned Control Centre, er, don't actually switch off Bluetooth or WiFi.
  • Jogging strollers recalled for fall risk

    Jogging strollers recalled for fall risk

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    Delta is offering fix, not a refund, for the strollers, which were sold in Target and Walmart from August 2015 to August 2016 for $130 to $160. The cost ranged from $130 to $160. The model number and lot number are printed on a Delta children label located at the bottom left frame support. You can contact the company for a free fix through the U.S.
  • Lenovo K8 hits India

    Lenovo K8 hits India

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    Priced at INR 10,499, the Android smartphone is now available at major retail stores, revealed the company in a tweet . This is the third handset of the K8 series as the company has already launched K8 Note and K8 Plus smartphones. Below the rear camera, there is a fingerprint sensor which unlocks the device. Beneath the display are the three capacitive navigation buttons for back, home, and multitasking (left to right).
  • Instagram adds groups and accounts to comment-blocking tools

    Instagram adds groups and accounts to comment-blocking tools

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    Today, the social media platform expanded this filter to block offensive comments in four more languages: Arabic, French, German, and Portuguese. Instagram now lets you whitelist groups of commenters on your posts to filter out the trolls - a much more efficient system for some people than the current blocking capabilities.
  • Bill Gates' new smartphone? Hint: it's not an iPhone

    Bill Gates' new smartphone? Hint: it's not an iPhone

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    The same reasoning is used by Gates to describe his reasoning for the change, remarking with a sheepish smile that he now uses "an Android phone with a lot of Microsoft software". Bill Gates appreciates Apple's efforts towards app ecosystem development but prefers Android with MS apps. In the meantime, almost every handset on the planet now runs either Android or iOS, in that order.
  • Black Chicago Cops Will Be Reprimanded for Taking the Knee

    Black Chicago Cops Will Be Reprimanded for Taking the Knee

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    Activist Aleta Clarke posted the photo on Instagram Sunday, showing two police officers kneeling alongside her, with all three raising their fists. The flak, Anthony Guglielmi, declined to identify the officers but said they work in the 6th District on the city's south side.
  • 'Battlegrounds' developer threatens 'further action' over new 'Fortnite' mode

    'Battlegrounds' developer threatens 'further action' over new 'Fortnite' mode

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    To get a better understanding of just how many people are playing this game at the same time, it's as if about half of the United States' population stopped what they were doing and started playing PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds . "But our name was used to officially promote their game without our knowledge". Many have compared the two titles since both are Battle Royale-style games, focusing on 100 players killing each other in a vast arena.