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Wal-Mart and Google team up on voice-activated shopping, challenging Amazon – Los Angeles Times

Wal-Mart is diving into voice-activated shopping. But unlike online leader Amazon, it’s not doing it alone. The world’s largest retailer said Wednesday that it’s working with Google to offer hundreds of thousands of items from laundry detergent to Legos for voice shopping through Google Assistant. The capability will be available in late September. It’s Google’s biggest retail partnership — and ...

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Samsung's Galaxy Note 8 comes with a 6.3-inch screen and dual camera – The Verge

How do you recover from one of the most disastrous episodes in consumer electronics history? That’s the challenge Samsung has confronted in the months leading up to today’s announcement of the Galaxy Note 8. Undeterred by the battery catastrophe that led to a complete recall and effective cancellation of the Galaxy Note 7, Samsung just unveiled its successor today. The ...

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Everything we know about the Galaxy Note 8 – BGR

Let’s make a deal. Today, we’ll run through all of the information gleaned from leaks and well-sourced Galaxy Note 8 reports. This way you’ll know everything to expect on Wednesday when Samsung finally unveils the phone during a press conference in New York. Then, tomorrow, you have to at least pretend to be surprised at 11:00 AM ET when Samsung ...

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We Played SNES Classic And It Has Rewind Now – Kotaku

GIF I tried out the SNES Classic, and found that Nintendo has made some small but meaningful improvements to it over the NES Classic. I have no idea why, since the thing would sell out in 30 seconds anyway even if it were covered in rusty needles. Instead, it has a few nice new features, including a pretty smart system ...

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