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Android Circuit: Samsung Confirms Galaxy Note 8 Launch Date, Nokia 8 Leaks, Microsoft Loves Android
Taking a look back at seven days of news and headlines across the world of Android, this week's Android Circuit includes the launch date for the Galaxy Note 8, a new screen for Samsung's phablet, OnePlus 5's 911 bug, new leaks around HMD Global's ...
The Galaxy Note 8's secret weapon might be…a Bluetooth headset?BGR
VR: Now With Galaxy S8/S8+ Support Daydream Should Get A BoostAndroid Headlines
Samsung may be making its own AirPod competitor, powered by BixbyThe Verge
Phone Arena -CNET -Phandroid.com -Droid Life (press release) (blog)
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Posted: July 21, 2017, 11:05 pm


Apple is already preparing for the iPhone 9
Even though we're a few months removed from the upcoming iPhone 8 release, rumors involving the iPhone 9 have already started trickling in. Presumably referring to Apple's 2018 iPhone model, a new report from The Korea Economic Daily relays that ...
LG to be exclusive supplier of L-shaped 'iPhone 9' batteries, report saysAppleInsider (press release) (blog)
Wisconsin Resident Sues Apple For Over $75000, Claims Defective iPhone Caused House FireMac Rumors
Apple reportedly chose LG to be the only supplier of L-shaped batteries for next year's iPhoneBusiness Insider
9to5Mac -SlashGear -Digital Trends -Gizmodo
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Posted: July 21, 2017, 9:58 pm


Judge halts Wisconsin county rule for apps like Pokemon Go
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- A judge says a Wisconsin county is likely violating the U.S. Constitution with its requirement that game developers obtain permits for augmented-reality apps like Pokemon Go to be played in parks. U.S. District Judge J.P. Stadtmueller ...

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Posted: July 21, 2017, 9:57 pm


Microsoft swats Russia's Fancy Bear with ingenious legal takedown
It's time for Putin's hackers to be on the receiving end of the beatdown stick of digital attacks this week. The folks behind the attack come from Microsoft, and the Russian hacker team goes by the name Fancy Bear. Yes, Fancy Bear, a name that's ...
Microsoft takes aim at hackers with ties to Russia in court battleGeekWire
Why Lawyers Are Microsoft's Secret Weapon in Fighting Russian HackersFortune
Microsoft is quietly fighting a clever war against Russian hacking group Fancy BearTechCrunch
Daily Beast -Hot Hardware -New York Magazine -TNW
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Posted: July 21, 2017, 9:09 pm

In Ironic Twist, Intel Accuses Qualcomm Of Anti-Competitive Tactics
Tom's Hardware
Intel recently filed an amicus brief in the Federal Trade Commission's antitrust lawsuit against Qualcomm, in which it accused Qualcomm of violating FRAND patents. The company has now released another statement to the U.S. International Trade ...

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Posted: July 21, 2017, 7:35 pm

Washington Post

Nintendo's test-run of online services in 'Splatoon 2' falls short
Washington Post
To coincide with the Friday launch of "Splatoon 2," the sequel to Nintendo's 2015 cephalopod-centric shooter, the company has released an app to house the prelaunch beta of the Switch's online services. The app, Nintendo Switch Online, acts as a social ...
Review in ProgressIGN
8bitdo's NES30 Pro controller is an almost perfect Nintendo Switch companionThe Verge
The Nintendo Switch Online App For Voice Chat Is A Disaster, But I Don't Really CareForbes
Engadget -Bleeding Cool News -Nintendo -Digital Trends
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Posted: July 21, 2017, 7:11 pm

The Verge

Verizon admits to throttling video in apparent violation of net neutrality
The Verge
Yesterday, we reported that Verizon Wireless appeared to be throttling Netflix traffic, — and today, the company seems to have come clean. In a statement provided to Ars Technica and The Verge, Verizon implicitly admitted to capping the traffic ...
Verizon accused of throttling Netflix and YouTube, admits to “video optimization”Ars Technica
Verizon says it's not really trying to throttle Netflix traffic, just testingPC Gamer
Some Verizon customers say they're not getting the speeds they're paying forBusiness Insider
AppleInsider (press release) (blog) -Engadget -Mac Rumors -SlashGear
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Posted: July 21, 2017, 6:42 pm


Razer may be making a phone
The Razer Blade laptop was the first breakout product from the company outside its PC peripheral roots. Sarah Tew/CNET. It's been a long time since Razer was satisfied building merely gaming mice, keyboards, and headphones. Every January, the company ...
Razer Phone: 5 reasons you will want this crazy thingSlashGear
Weekly Poll: Would You Buy A Razer Phone Made For Hardcore Gamers?Android Headlines
Razer reportedly plans to build a phone for gamers, but needs more moneyThe Verge
Engadget -Droid Life (press release) (blog) -Digital Trends -androidandme.com
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Posted: July 21, 2017, 6:11 pm


The 5 best Pokemon (GO!) for Legendary Raid Battles
The first wave of Pokemon GO Legendary Raid Bosses is nearly here – and today we're going to show you the best monsters to fight them. This list includes several of the best Pokemon in the game bar-none, but also includes a couple surprises.
Catching A Legendary Pokemon In Pokemon Go Won't Be An Easy Milestone To ReachComicbook.com
What Time is Pokémon GO Fest in Chicago?Shacknews
Pokémon Go Fest event in Chicago - rewards, mystery challenge times, plus Safari Zone and Chester event detailsEurogamer.net
Mic -Game Rant -Siliconera -CNET
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Posted: July 21, 2017, 5:32 pm


Bungie Promises Destiny 2 PvE Improvements To Grumbling Beta Players
If there's a general consensus on the Destiny 2 beta, it's this: Player vs. Player (PvP) makes you feel great; Player vs. Environment (PvE) makes you feel underpowered. Bungie is hearing all of those complaints. The studio says to expect changes when ...
Five Things I Wish I Knew When I Started The 'Destiny 2' BetaForbes
Destiny 2 feels familiar, which is both good and badPolygon
I was tremendously disappointed by 'Destiny,' but I'm really enjoying 'Destiny 2'Business Insider
Cinema Blend -Hardcore Gamer -GearNuke -Shacknews
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Posted: July 21, 2017, 4:03 pm