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Honor 8X to hit Europe on October 11 - Dotemirates
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Honor 8X to hit Europe on October 11

A week ago Honor unwrapped the huge 8X along the even larger 8X Max at an event in China. It looks like the massive phone with a 6.5” screen is quickly going global after an invitation was slipped in our inbox. The Honor 8X first introduction outside China will take place in Prague, the Czech Republic on October 11. Since the Honor 8X is already official, we know what to expect - a device with Kirin 710 and up to 6 GB RAM, coupled with 64/128 GB storage. There is a vertical dual camera setup on the back that has...


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EU opens investigation into how Amazon uses data

European authorities said Wednesday they have opened a preliminary antitrust investigation into Amazon over the e-commerce giant's treatment of smaller merchants on its website. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said she wants to examine how Seattle-based Amazon uses data it gathers through transactions, including those involving rival sellers, on its platform. "The question here is about the data," Vestager said at a press briefing. She said the probe will look at whether the data, which is collected for legitimate purposes, is also used to give Amazon a competitive advantage over the smaller merchants by giving it insights into what kinds...
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Xiaomi's Mi A2 Red Edition goes on sale tomorrow

Xiaomi released its Android One-powered smartphone, the Mi A2 early last month and to keep the show going, the company just teased a new Red Edition of the handset. REDefine your style! #MiA2 Red Edition goes on sale tomorrow on https://t.co/D3b3Qt4Ujl & @amazonIN. #UpgradeToA2 pic.twitter.com/2fgPGbVYdQ— Mi India (@XiaomiIndia) September 19, 2018 The new Red Edition will join the ranks of the Black, Blue and Gold variants and aside from the color, the tweet doesn't say it's going to be any different in terms of hardware. The price is also the same, or at least in India, from where the confirmation...
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Alibaba is reportedly setting up its own company to make a customized artificial-intelligence chip

Alibaba is setting up its own company to make customized artificial intelligence chip, Reuters reported. Alibaba is setting up its own company to make a customized artificial intelligence chip, Reuters reported. The chip, which is expected to be launched in the second half of 2019, could help Alibaba's fast-growing cloud and Internet of Things (IoT) businesses. Alibaba's Tmall Genie, an AI-powered voice assistant, has been integrated with the company's interactive local services, such as Hema supermarket. Watch Alibaba trade in real time here. Alibaba is reportedly setting up its own company to make a customized artificial-intelligence chip for its fast-growing...

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A Google programmer just published a book of hilarious cartoons that shows what it's really like to work at the search giant

Google employees could probably use a good laugh about now.  In recent weeks, President Donald Trump and his political allies have accused the company of trying to undermine political discourse. Earlier this year,  thousands of Google employees protested the company's work with the military and later the possibility that managers may launch a censored search engine in China.  "Goomics," a new book that satirizes the company's corporate culture, may provide the right amount of comic relief.    Emmanuel "Manu" Cornet, a Google software engineer, artist and musician, is the book's author and illustrator. Cornet is from France and started work at...

This machine perfectly places street cones

Royal Truck & Equipment Inc.'s Roadrunner machine automatically places and retrieves street cones. The handheld electronic controls regulate cone spacing intervals using programmable timing. Following is a transcript of the video.   This machine places and retrieves street cones It's called the Roadrunner machine from Royal Truck & Equipment Inc. This makes placing cones safer and more efficient.  The cones are loaded into the machine from the bed of the truck.  The Roadrunner system has two separate units.  The cone placement system and the cone retrieval system. The operation only requires one driver and one worker to load the cone magazine...
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India's richest man's plan to revolutionize its telecom industry with cheap data seems to be working

Mukesh Ambani. Reliance Industries' Reliance Jio added 11.79 million subscribers in July, 10 times more than all of its rivals combined. Its subscriber base will reach 300 million by the end of March 2019 — if the trend continues, analysts say. Watch Reliance Industries trade in real time here. Exactly two years ago, India's richest man, Mukesh Ambani, planned to revolutionize India's telecom sector with cheap data. His plan seems to be working. After disrupting India's telecom market with cheap mobile data and calling services, Reliance Jio has been steadily gaining market share. The company offers 50 rupees ($0.70) per...