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$7,500 electric car tax credit goes away under GOP plan. Not good for Tesla.

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-11-02 14:17

The House Republican tax plan would ax the tax credit for electric-vehicle buyers, dealing a blow to the ambitions of Tesla, GM and others.

       
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Massive federal report to give in-depth look on climate change in the U.S.

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-11-02 14:13

The National Climate Assessment is prepared by the nation's top scientists every four years for the president, the Congress and the public to review.

       
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IPhone supplier Broadcom, seeking merger OK, unveils plan with Trump to return HQ to U.S.

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-11-02 13:09

Broadcom currently based in Singapore and San Jose; this move affects their legal headquarters

       
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Broadcom moving HQ to U.S. from Singapore

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-11-02 12:23

President Donald Trump and Broadcom Chief Executive Hock Tan said on Thursday that the chipmaker is moving its headquarters from Singapore to the United States. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Video provided by Reuters

       
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AT&T-Time Warner merger may face Justice Department antitrust suit

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-11-02 12:05

AT&T's $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner could face an antitrust suit from the Justice Department.

       
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The most amazing hair dryer is on sale for the lowest price we've ever seen

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-11-02 11:13

The Harry Josh hair dryer is the best one we've ever tested, and this massive discount makes it a great time to buy.

       
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Tax Plan: 401(k) plans, vital retirement savings tool, stay the same

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-11-02 11:11

401(k) investors got good news Thursday when a new tax plan rolled out by Republicans kept all of their 401(k) and IRA benefits intact.

       
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YouTube Kids will now let each child get their own YouTube profile

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-11-02 10:51

Update aimed at households with shared devices includes interface that changes as child ages.

       
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Google and AutoNation partner on self-driving car program

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-11-02 10:43

AutoNation said Thursday that its dealerships will provide maintenance and repairs for Waymo's self-driving fleet of Chrysler Pacifica vehicles.

       
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The new Mars rover has more cameras than any before it

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-11-02 10:29

NASA unveiled a detailed design of its new rover, which is expected to launch in July or August 2020. Video provided by Newsy

       
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No fair! Redheads still don't get their own emoji

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-11-02 09:54

Apple released their new emoji's with their IOS 11.1 update, and disappointed redheads around the world.

       
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Anti-extremist crackdown on YouTube, Facebook, Twitter only solves part of the problem

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-11-02 09:49

While Twitter, Facebook and Google have been able to curb terrorist content on their sites, it is still readily accessible to those who seek it out.

       
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Here's why your next TV should be an OLED—and what that means

USA Today - Top Technology Stories - Thu, 2017-11-02 09:12

Out with the old, in with the OLED

       
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What the F Society: PCMag Talks Mr. Robot Season 3, Episode 3

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
The PCMag staff took a Slack break from chopping all that wood and hacked our way through eps3.2legacy.so.
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Nintendo Reveals Switch Players Favor Handheld Mode

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
Handheld Mode comes out on top with 30 percent of owners using it most of the time, but 50 percent of players use both core modes.
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Nokia 2 Launches for $115 With 2-Day Battery Life

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
A 5-inch Android Nougat smartphone with a 4,100mAh battery built using a single block of aluminum and Gorilla Glass 3.
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Facebook, Twitter Find Russian Activity to Churn Out Propaganda

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
Facebook, Google, and Twitter are set to testify before a congressional subcommittee on Russia's attempt to use social media to influence last year's election.
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GameStop Launching 6-Month Game Subscription Service

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
As a PowerPass member, you'll only be able to check out one pre-owned game at a time, but can swap it for a new one as often as you like.
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YouTube TV App Heads to Your Living Room Big Screen

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
It's already possible to watch YouTube TV on your TV via Chromecast or Apple's AirPlay, but this new app should make things a lot more convenient.
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AI Enhances Smartphone Photos to DSLR Quality

PC Magazine - Breaking News - Thu, 2017-11-02 07:32
The researchers trained an artificial neural network to study the differences between smartphones and DSLR-captured photos and automatically enhances them.
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