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Google to Use Page Speed as Ranking Factor for Mobile Search

Google to Use Page Speed as Ranking Factor for Mobile Search

In February 2016, Google gave the indication that loading speed would matter in search query results ranking by highlighting pages using AMP ( Accelerated Mobile Page ) technology. If you're the pro...

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WhatsApp finally launches standalone WhatsApp Business app - here's how it works

WhatsApp finally launches standalone WhatsApp Business app - here's how it works

But given that WhatsApp was courteous enough at showing some level of importance towards India in their blog post , we are expecting the app to launch in India in the coming weeks anyway. Also, use...

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Tsonga leaps, stretches, lunges in Australian Open comeback

Tsonga leaps, stretches, lunges in Australian Open comeback

It's not fair". "When you don't feel well during the match, you need to find other courses to take", he said afterwards. I love it. It would be nice to see a couple kids, you know, a few more, hundred...

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Watch YouTube videos directly inside WhatsApp conversations now

Watch YouTube videos directly inside WhatsApp conversations now

Xiaomi engineers explained that they accidentally uploaded a beta version of the APK on the Mi Store, which was auto updated as the auto-update option is enabled by default in the Mi App store. WABet...

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Xiaomi Mi 7 may show up at MWC 2018 conference

Xiaomi Mi 7 may show up at MWC 2018 conference

Now, more than four months since the Mi Mix 2 made headlines, our attention is turning towards the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3. Since the number of leaks and rumours for the Xiaomi Mi 7 has gone up in recent days...

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Reported Attacks On Silicon Valley Prompt Google, Apple Shuttle Buses To Reroute

Reported Attacks On Silicon Valley Prompt Google, Apple Shuttle Buses To Reroute

Buses used to transport Apple employees to their offices have been attacked , with windows smashed, possibly by people using pellet guns. The Guardian reported on Wednesday afternoon that at leas...

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YouTube Deleting 'Tide Pod Challenge' Videos for Encouraging Dangerous Behavior in Teens

YouTube Deleting 'Tide Pod Challenge' Videos for Encouraging Dangerous Behavior in Teens

Hurts Donut is selling the donuts - in an attempt to make light of the "laundry pod challenge". "A member of staff overheard some of our older children talking about the Tide Pod challenge, questi...

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Nintendo Announces Nintendo Labo

Nintendo Announces Nintendo Labo

Once assembled, the newly created accessories combine with the Switch's Joy-Con controllers and the game system's display to bring the creations to life. The announcement comes as something of a...

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Samsung unveils special Note 8 for PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games

Samsung unveils special Note 8 for PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games

This special edition Note 8 will have a glossy white back to celebrate the winter them and white S Pen with gold highlights. It will also come pre-installed with PyeongChang 2018 themed wallpapers a...

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Supreme Court dismisses partisan-gerrymandering case for lack of jurisdiction

Supreme Court dismisses partisan-gerrymandering case for lack of jurisdiction

Drew Crompton, counsel for the top Republican in the GOP-controlled state Senate, says it was a tough court for Republican lawyers. Pennsylvania's supreme court will hear oral arguments Wednesday ...

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Fiat Chrysler Unveils New 2019 Jeep Cherokee

Fiat Chrysler Unveils New 2019 Jeep Cherokee

The Transmission options on the new Jeep Cherokee include a 9-speed automatic gearbox across all the three engines. Jeep took a step toward the old front-end, giving the 2019 model a larger gril...

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Jeremy Corbyn casts doubt on the 'special relationship'

Jeremy Corbyn casts doubt on the 'special relationship'

Lansman's victory some 37 years later has unsettled some moderate Labour MPs who fear challenges to their own positions if mandatory reselections are introduced. Ms Dar - who topped the poll with 68,3...

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France's Macron in Calais on foray into migrant dilemma

France's Macron in Calais on foray into migrant dilemma

Signed in 2003, Le Touquet agreement allows UK border officials to carry out identification document checks at English Channel ports in France, while French officials perform similar checks in the Uni...

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Popular new feature on Google app matches your face with famous painting

Popular new feature on Google app matches your face with famous painting

First, download the Google Arts & Culture app on your iOS or Android app. (I certainly have.) So we took the liberty of passing some of Buffalo's more recognizable faces through the app to see wha...

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Djokovic makes victorious comeback at Australian Open

Djokovic makes victorious comeback at Australian Open

In other matches , 20-year-old fourth-seeded German Alexander Zverev, who survived a slight wobble in the second set, came through 6-1, 7-6 (7-5), 7-5 against Italy's Thomas Fabbiano; seventh seeded ...

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Google Chromecast users face connectivity issue that kills the Wi-Fi network

Google Chromecast users face connectivity issue that kills the Wi-Fi network

The issue first came to light after users complained on various forums about bad WiFi connections. Building on the same issue, it has now been reported that several Google Chromecast and Home devi...

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Scribblenauts Showdown Gets Officially Announced, Launches March 6, 2018

Scribblenauts Showdown Gets Officially Announced, Launches March 6, 2018

Warner Bros. just officially announced Scribblenauts Showdown for Nintendo Switch , PlayStation 4 and Xbox One with a 9th March release date. Similarly to versus mode, Showdown mode features mi...

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Bitcoin plunges below $12000 to six-week low over crackdown fears

Bitcoin plunges below $12000 to six-week low over crackdown fears

This attempt was not successful, but it was still very much under consideration on Tuesday, according to South Korean Finance Minister Kim Dong-yeon. Last week, South Korea was trying to impose a...

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Ford's 'Mach 1' All-Electric Performance SUV Due In 2020

Ford's 'Mach 1' All-Electric Performance SUV Due In 2020

In addition, it will benefit from an active exhaust, a upgraded induction system, and a Shelby GT350 intake manifold. To give it a cleaner look, it is also void of any exterior decals apart from t...

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Meet The All-New Mercedes G-Class: The Grandaddy Is Reborn

Meet The All-New Mercedes G-Class: The Grandaddy Is Reborn

Keen eyes will however notice a slightly more sculpted body, but the essential boxy aesthetic is still there whilst the engineers instead focused their efforts on making the vehicle more capable in ...

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Google gets rid of 60 kids apps infected with porn ads

Google gets rid of 60 kids apps infected with porn ads

As a effect of an investigation by security firm Check Point , Google has deleted 60 games from its Play Store . Such exclusively family-based apps are checked manually by Google for malware and...

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Micromax Bharat GO to debut with Android Oreo Go Edition this month

Micromax Bharat GO to debut with Android Oreo Go Edition this month

Bharat Go is expected to cost under Rs 2000 when it hits the market by end of this month. Targeted at first-time smartphone buyers and mostly those with feature phones, Bharat Go promises to delive...

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Kia Forte revealed: Fresh looks, better fuel economy and more tech

Kia Forte revealed: Fresh looks, better fuel economy and more tech

It is tipped to later add a GT version for the first time, most likely with a 1.6-litre turbo-petrol engine . Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility come standard. Kia says that this result...

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Familiar Ford Ranger skin hides big tech changes for 2018

Familiar Ford Ranger skin hides big tech changes for 2018

Production is set to begin late this year at Ford's Michigan Assembly Plant with two cab styles: SuperCab and larger SuperCrew. Ford is casting its pick-up truck net wider with the introductio...

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After a brief hiatus, winter weather returns to central Pa.

After a brief hiatus, winter weather returns to central Pa.

But whether or not this will happen in CT is a wildcard. A Winter Storm Warning has been added to the Fayette and surrounding counties, which will run through early Saturday morning. Saturday nigh...

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WWE star John Cena teaming up with Nickelodeon for three projects

WWE star John Cena teaming up with Nickelodeon for three projects

WWE Superstar John Cena is returning to host the 2018 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards and is working with the network on two additional projects, including a brand-new competition series titled...

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OnePlus brings the Lava Red variant of 5T to India

OnePlus brings the Lava Red variant of 5T to India

The new Lava Red variant has a red color accent as the name suggests. Currently, it is listed on OnePlus' official store and will also be available on Amazon India's website. It has the new Face U...

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Russian Club Spartak Moscow Spark Racism Row With Offensive Video

Russian Club Spartak Moscow Spark Racism Row With Offensive Video

The post, which has subsequently been deleted, was released on the club's official and verified Twitter account on Saturday and included emoji symbols of chocolate bars and a sunshine in the headline....

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Google pulls games for kids and adults containing AdultSwine malware

Google pulls games for kids and adults containing AdultSwine malware

The company is "struggling to keep certain malware outside the App store" because some nasty code can only be detected by dynamically analyzing the context of an app's actions, which is hard to do, ...

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Great Detective Pikachu Amiibo Revealed in New English Trailer

Great Detective Pikachu Amiibo Revealed in New English Trailer

Cases that would be impossible for Tim to solve alone can be cracked with the help of this Pikachu, because he is able to obtain vital clues and information from other Pokémon . For those who haven't...

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Dark Souls Remastered will be announced today

Dark Souls Remastered will be announced today

While this thrilled many, some began to wonder about the performance that it will have on the portable console. Players who are die hard fans of the original Dark Souls , or have not had a chance to ...

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SpaceX scheduled to test fire Falcon Heavy rocket Thursday

SpaceX scheduled to test fire Falcon Heavy rocket Thursday

If so, it likely fell back to Earth with the rocket, which carried out pre-programmed instructions and was unable to receive new commands from the ground. SpaceX denied providing any comment related t...

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Signal partners with Microsoft to bring end-to-end encryption to Skype

Signal partners with Microsoft to bring end-to-end encryption to Skype

Microsoft has announced that end-to-end encrypted conversations are coming to Skype . Full encryption covers audio messages, text chat and files but is not implemented for standard audio and video ...

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Mario Tennis Aces Announced for Nintendo Switch

Pokken Tournament DX is getting a new DLC Battle Pack , which will be released in two waves. This month adds Aegislash as a new battle Pokémon and Mega Rayquaza and Mimikyu as support Pokémon. T...

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Facebook modifies news feed to bring family, friends closer

Facebook modifies news feed to bring family, friends closer

The social media company would be tweaking the algorithm governing which content shows up in user's newsfeeds, drastically reducing the amount of content from brands and publishers in favor of more co...

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Honda unveils images of new Insight prototype

Honda unveils images of new Insight prototype

In fact, it looks much better than the Honda Civic with which it shares many of its underpinnings. The second-gen Insight that debuted in 2009 was a five-passenger hatchback with a raised, elongat...

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Facebook says RIP to digital assistant M

Facebook says RIP to digital assistant M

The project will officially shut down on January 19, Facebook said. However, it would seem that Facebook was unimpressed with the direction M was going, so it will sing its swan song this Januar...

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A Highly Classified Spy Satellite Has Been Destroyed. Probably

A Highly Classified Spy Satellite Has Been Destroyed. Probably

She went on to say the classified nature of the cargo kept her from saying anything else. Northrop Grumman declined comment, citing inability to comment on classified missions. SpaceX said the Zuma ...

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Apple should address youth phone addiction, say two large investors

Apple should address youth phone addiction, say two large investors

Smartphone addition is surging on Google trends, and research is showing when we're on more social media platforms, we experience more stress. The American Psychiatric Association does not consid...

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Lenovo Mirage Camera with Daydream

Lenovo Mirage Camera with Daydream

In fact, it's the very first standalone VR headset to use the platform, and it uses a new chipset from Intel: the Snapdragon 835 VR Platform. The Mirage Solo is nearly like the lovechild of the ...

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