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Amazon's Family Vault lets groups pool their photos for easy sharing

Family and friends get their own individual cloud access, as well as the ability to upload to shared albums, a feature Amazon is calling Family Vault. Amazon also improved the search technology used for Prime Photos , making it easier for people to find photos based on people, places or things. Photo printing with free delivery for Prime Members: Customers can now order photo books, cards, and prints directly on the web from their Prime Photos account.

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Tesla asked to rename Autopilot in Germany

Even though Tesla has made no such claim and the cars' infotainment system continually reminds drivers to keep their full attention towards the road even when the vehicle is running on Autopilot mode. It appears that the KBA thinks that drivers simply ignore Tesla's precautionary statements about Autopilot and assume that they can relinquish almost all control of the vehicle to the computer.

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AT&T to offer cracked screen fix option if you have phone insurance

Join us after the break for details. According to Engadget , AT&T and insurance provider Asurion have developed a different approach in dealing with subscribers whose phone screens are cracked, and this one does not involve a lot of waiting for a replacement device.

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Netflix adds more subscribers than expected

Netflix earned 12 cents a share, up 71% year over year, on sales of $2.29 billion, up 32%. The company's shares were soaring 19 percent higher Monday, after the streaming video service reported skyrocketing profit and membership numbers that brushed away worries its subscriber growth, nearly always the main way people take Netflix's pulse, might go off a cliff.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 flight ban spreading worldwide

The phones also can not be shipped as air cargo. Travel to Australia where Qantas , Jetstar , Virgin Australia and Tiger Airways have all announced bans on the device. Passengers who are now traveling with Samsung Galaxy Note7 phones should contact Samsung or their wireless carrier immediately to obtain information about how to return their phones and arrange for a refund or a replacement phone, the department said.

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Replacement Samsung Note 7 phone emits smoke on USA plane: Family

He said the phone was at around 80 percent of battery capacity when the incident occurred and that he only used a wireless charger since receiving the device. If this smoking Note 7 is indeed a new model, it could be a big deal for Samsung . As the phone caught fire, the owner threw it onto the floor, according to United States media reports , and the plane was evacuated.