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Governments reach deal to implement Paris climate change agreement

32 min 2 sec ago
Politicians signed the Paris climate agreement back in 2015, but they've finally laid the groundwork for acting on that agreement. Governments have developed guidelines, known as the Katowice Climate Package, that will determine how they implement em...
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Valve updates 'Dota' card game with open tournaments and chat options

1 hour 58 min ago
Valve has delivered the first large upgrade to Artifact since it premiered in late November, and it's clear there's lots of headroom for the Dota card game to grow. The 1.1 update adds short Open Tournaments that anyone can join. You don't have to...
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Hyundai Kona EV could cost you less than $30,000

3 hours 29 min ago
Turns out Hyundai's Kona EV is one of the most affordable electric vehicles you'll be able to buy in the near future. The automaker has revealed that the electric version of its Kona model has a starting price of $36,450 before federal tax incentives...
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Cydia's app store for jailbroken iPhones shuts down

5 hours 2 sec ago
For years, people with jailbroken iPhones have turned to the Cydia Store to download apps that Apple wouldn't allow through its own portal. You might want to scramble for an alternative if you're one of those users, however. Service creator Jay Fre...
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Our favorite learning apps for tablets and smartphones

6 hours 31 min ago
By Courtney Schley This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full learning apps guide here. We sp...
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Recommended Reading: How technology is changing entertainment

8 hours 1 min ago
The future of entertainment Rolling Stone Whether it's music, movies or television, technology is rapidly changing the ways we experience entertainment. Rolling Stone offers a look at a number of ways things like AI, social media and more are alte...
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What we're watching: Best of 2018

9 hours 31 min ago
With 2019 just around the corner, we're ready to look back and pick a few favorites from the flood of TV shows that arrived in 2018. Senior Editor Kris Naudus explains why Netflix already has an anime series you should watch with Hi Score Girl. But f...
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The Morning After: Facebook's latest data leak

11 hours 26 min ago
Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to your weekend! We regret to report there's more bad news to share about Facebook and how it's protecting your privacy. Some of the highlights from earlier this week include an incredible tech demo, tec...
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'Stardew Valley' creator is working on more content and a new game

13 hours 23 min ago
In a blog post and a few tweets, solo game developer Eric Barone laid out plans for 2019 that will expand his hit indie game Stardew Valley and extend to a new title. Now that he has regained the right to self-publish the top-down farming RPG on most...
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Amazon adjusts the outlook for its in-car Echo setup

16 hours 52 min ago
With time running out on 2018, Amazon has suddenly started delivering a bunch of the Alexa-connected devices it announced in September. However, it's looking more and more like the Echo Auto that links its virtual assistant to your car stereo won't b...
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NBA League Pass is now available through Amazon Prime Video Channels

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 21:56
If you can't get enough NBA action, you're in luck. Amazon is now offering live games from NBA League Pass part of its Prime Video Channels service. You'll have to get a League Pass subscription to access the content, which you can get through Amazon...
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Amazon's $30 Echo clock puts Alexa timers on your wall

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 20:09
The Amazon Echo Wall Clock is finally available. First announced back in September, the analog clock that can sync with timers and display countdowns set through Alexa sells for $30. To get the most of this wall clock, you'll need an Echo speaker to...
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VSCO will discontinue its desktop photo editing presets on March 1st

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 18:37
VSCO is pretty well-known for its photo and video editing app, but the company has sold desktop presets as well. However, VSCO has now announced that it will shift its focus entirely towards mobile in the coming year and will, therefore, be discontin...
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New York settles with Equifax and others over lax mobile app security

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 17:05
New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood announced that the state has reached settlements with five companies regarding a security vulnerability present on each of their mobile apps. Going forward, the companies -- Equifax, Western Union, Pricelin...
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Apple Music now streams on Echo speakers

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 16:33
Apple Music support on Echo speakers is here earlier than expected. Users in the United States have been able to connect their Apple Music account in the Alexa app and play music through Amazon's line of smart speakers, according to 9to5Mac. The feat...
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'The Grand Tour' confirmed for Season 4 and 'years to come'

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 16:01
By Zac Palmer The boys are back on Amazon, but with a different show format.The Grand Tour is set to be on Prime Video for years to come, but it will be different, with Jeremy, Richard and James exclusively working on road trip specials. That means...
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Nintendo warns it won't make more retro NES and SNES consoles

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 15:29
Just because Nintendo revived the NES Classic doesn't mean you'll have the luxury of buying a retro console whenever you'd like. In a chat with the Hollywood Reporter, the company's Reggie Fils-Aime warned that the NES Classic and SNES Classic will...
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Apple's streaming service will include new 'Peanuts' cartoons

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 15:02
Apple's plans for streaming animated shows won't be limited to completely new properties. The tech firm has struck a deal with DHX Media to produce original shows (including shorts and specials) based on Charles Schultz's classic Peanuts comics and...
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Sony has a PS4 Pro bundle for 'Kingdom Hearts III' fans

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 14:31
If you're a Kingdom Hearts super fan, you know the third installment of the franchise is just around the corner. Don't worry if you're currently without a console to play it on, Sony has you covered. On January 29, the worldwide release date for the...
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Maria Butina: Cybersecurity charlatan, spy

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 14:00
Russian spy Maria Butina's cover story was her academic interest and expertise in cybersecurity. As cover stories go, this unfortunately wasn't a hard one to pull off. Except anyone holding even the barest minimum of cybersecurity knowledge could've...
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