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TechCrunch
Facebook is clamping down on posts that shamelessly beg for your engagement
TechCrunch
A lot of crap gets shared on Facebook, but coming soon the volume may be a little less after Facebook made a move to penalize content that shamelessly begs people for engagement. The social network giant said today that it will penalize Page owners and ...
Facebook is clamping down on posts that ask people for Likes or sharesRecode

WIRED
Review: Google Home Max
WIRED
WiredGreat sound—loud and deep and clear. Adjusts audio depending on surroundings and orientation. Ridiculously easy setup through the app. Touch controls on the top, mic mute button on the back. LEDs under the speaker grille give nice visual feedback ...
You can finally change the Google Assistant hotword on your Android phoneBGR
“Hey Google” trigger start to rolling out to phonesSlashGear
"Hey Google" hotword for phones rolling out to more usersAndroid Police
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PCMag
Microsoft Rewards 9-Year-Old's Selflessness With Xbox One X
PCMag
Do a good deed, everybody wins. At least, that's the holiday lesson one 9-year-old from Ashland County, Ohio recently learned. He gave up an on-the-way Christmas gift—a brand-new Xbox One X—preferring instead that his grandmother take the $300 the ...
Microsoft surprises a thoughtful 9-year-old who gave up his Xbox to help the homelessMashable
Boy gives up his Xbox One present to help the homeless; Microsoft surprises him with new console and giftsTechSpot
Microsoft surprises Ohio boy who gave up Xbox to help homelessFox 59
WTNH Connecticut News (press release) -

Tech Times
No, You Won't Be Able To Buy AirPods This Holiday Season, So Here Are Some Alternatives
Tech Times
Thinking of buying the Apple AirPods as a holiday present? Well, you can't. Because of supply shortages, orders won't ship until early next year, so here are some alternative Bluetooth headsets to consider. ( Stephen Lam | Getty Images ). The Apple ...
AirPods sold out from Apple & other retailers until 2018, frustrating last-minute holiday shoppers9to5Mac
AirPods now shipping post-Christmas from Apple, many other online retailersAppleInsider (press release) (blog)
It's Now Too Late to Get AirPods From the Apple Store (and Most Other Places) Before 2018Gizmodo
Engadget -Mac Rumors -24/7 Wall St. -Financial Times
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Livemint
Samsung Galaxy S9 To Refine The Galaxy S8 Formula: Report
Android Headlines
The Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus will essentially be refined versions of their predecessors instead of devices seeking to innovate Samsung's existing Android flagship formula, BusinessKorea reported Sunday, citing industry sources with knowledge of the ...
New Galaxy Leak Reveals Samsung's Secret Folding SmartphoneForbes
LG G7 To Launch Ahead Of Samsung Galaxy S9 EventValueWalk
New Alleged Samsung Galaxy S9 Renders LeakedUbergizmo
SlashGear -Phone Arena -Mashable -Tech Void
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ZDNet
Privacy-touting Mozilla caught shoving Mr Robot add-on into Firefox
ZDNet
Firefox users who allow the browser to install and run studies -- functionality that seeds random users with new features before release to the broader user base -- may have found themselves with an unwelcome add-on installed over the weekend called ...
The Morning After: Monday, December 18th 2017Engadget
Mozilla Walks Back Controversial Browser ExtensionPCMag

The Inquisitr
SpaceX's Dragon Cargo Arrives Safely Aboard The ISS, New Crew Members To Follow
The Inquisitr
The ISS is buzzing with activity as the Expedition 53-54 crew is unloading the supplies received yesterday via SpaceX's Dragon cargo ship, while waiting for new crewmembers to join them tomorrow. NASA via Getty Images Space · 0 · 0 · 0 · Alexandra ...
SpaceX connects with Space Station bearing giftsFlorida Today
International Space Station Gets SpaceX Dragon Cargo, New Crew Members On WayInternational Business Times
CRS-13 Dragon berthed with International Space StationSpaceFlight Insider
Phys.Org -SpaceCoastDaily.com -New Atlas -Outer Places
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Tech Times
What's Next For 'The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild'? Game Director Reveals
Tech Times
Hidemaro Fujibayashi, director for "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild," provided insight into his plans for the future of the open-world adventure. The Champions' Ballad DLC introduced the Master Cycle Zero - how will the developers beat that ...
GOTY 2017: #1 The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the WildPolygon
What's Next For The Legend Of Zelda Series, According To Breath Of The Wild DirectorCinema Blend
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Director Has 'Lots of Ideas' For Next GameGame Rant
Comicbook.com -USgamer -My Nintendo News (blog) -TweakTown
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The Detroit News
Sneak peek: All-new Chevy Silverado pickup
The Detroit News
Chevrolet released a sneak peek of its all-new 2019 Silverado pickup on Saturday, ahead of its public debut at the Detroit auto show in January. The Silverado is Chevy's first all-new product since Ford rocked the truck world at the 2014 show with its ...
First look: 2019 Chevy Silverado uses steel bed to tackle F-150's aluminumDetroit Free Press
GM shows 2019 Chevrolet Silverado before official debut at Detroit auto showMLive.com
Chevrolet teases the redesigned 2019 Silverado with an early look at the new LT Trail BossNew York Daily News
Motor Authority -Automobile -

BABW News
Huge exoplanet discovery stuns scientists
BABW News
Scientists have found incredible evidence of a solar system very much like ours that could lead to major astronomical breakthroughs. Scientists have just made a massive discovery about a solar system very similar to our own, and it could have major ...
AI Used to Discover Two New PlanetsPort Technology International
NASA scientists use AI to discover new planetsBlouin News Blogs
Nasa discovers new planet in Kepler-90 SystemAerospace Technology
The TeCake
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