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Skype Expands Live Translation To Calls To Landlines, Mobile Phones

Currently, the translator is still in beta version and users have to be part of Windows Insider Program to experience the new feature, ZDNet reported. A subscription or Skype Credit is also required in order to make outgoing calls to mobiles or landlines. That represents a sizeable chunk of the native languages spoken by the world's population.

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Nintendo's First Universal Attraction is Called Super Nintendo World

Nintendo announced past year that it planned to build themed areas at Universal Studio parks in Japan , Orlando, and Hollywood. How varied the theme parks will end up being remains to be seen, but the official accompanying art isn't exactly diversely populated with a lot of Nintendo characters, only depicting Mario and Luigi set against what appears to be the Mushroom Kingdom.

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New Skins, Game Mode & Loot Boxes

The Winter Wonderland event runs from today until January 2, so be sure to take advantage of it while you can. Maps like "Hanamura" and the infamous "King's Row" have been updated with snow and festive lights, and there is a new brawl to keep you entertained through these cold winter nights.

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Google Gboard App comes to Android

Google is well known when it comes to rolling out regular updates to its popular apps and services. Google likes to continually tweak the interface and features of its tools and apps, especially the most widely-used ones. The new update , consisting of the rebranding and new features, is now being pushed to users across the globe. We're also moving from Google Keyboard 5.2 to Gboard 6.0-there's a new rev of the base keyboard software in here with a bunch of nice non-Google features.

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Messy commute as snow, freezing rain, rain move eastward

Into early Monday, the storm had dumped more than half a foot of snow on several states in the Midwest and Great Lakes regions, causing risky travel conditions. The latest snowfall data has been released by the National Weather Service and while most parts of the state received a few inches to as much as half a foot of snow, according to the results.

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Weather: Snow, sleet could make for messy Monday commute

Risk of freezing rain early this morning. As this transition takes place through mid morning, precipitation fades as well. As for tonight , temperatures will drop into the mid to upper 20s overnight, which will allow for refreezing, especially on overpasses, wet roads and sidewalks, so you will still need to plan ahead for another slow commute for Tuesday morning.