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Facebook to Test Mid-Roll Video Ads in Publishers' Video Posts

More and more people are watching videos on Facebook every day and the world's largest social network is reportedly thinking about making money from it. With advertisements coming in at least after 20 seconds of the video have passed, Facebook could well change how it counts video views. That's all well and good, but the bottom line for Facebook, and for many video producers, is to make money.

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Volkswagen near $2 billion USA criminal settlement in 'dieselgate'

A settlement could help VW largely move past the scandal, though it still faces lawsuits from US investors and some USA states. According to the Reuters report, VW is aiming to settle with the department before President Barack Obama leaves office.

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Honda unveils NeuV and Riding Assist concepts at 2017 CES

Honda Motor Co.at a major trade show in Las Vegas on Thursday unveiled its NeuV concept self-driving vehicle that can also be used as a driverless taxi and earn money. Honda is joining in an industry trend: automakers are spending R&D money focusing on what your auto can do for you, beyond what improves your driving experience in the vehicle.

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IPod click wheel-based iPhone OS prototype footage surfaces

Its operating system "Acorn OS" used a click wheel which when touched and "spinned" let the user navigate the phone. Right through the middle are the familiar Menu, repeat/advance, and play/pause buttons, also straight from the iPod. In 2005, when Steve Jobs was designing the original iPhone, he considered two major options: to either expand upon the iPod, or shrink down OS X. To see which design would work better he pitted the iPod and Macintosh teams against one another, with the efforts ...

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Jimmy Fallon Visits The Ellen Show

Under an exclusive arrangement, Facebook for the first time will let fans watch full 360-degree videos of celebrities' red-carpet experience at a major awards show. A tear jerker of an acceptance speech or the witty skits from show hosts are always memorable, but it's your favorite celebs striking a red carpet pose that really leaves a lasting impression.

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Samsung Showcases Notebook Odyssey, a Laptop Built for Gamers

In outcome, they are starting now their new sub-brands of gaming PCs. Samsung has unveiled its first gaming notebook, the Samsung Notebook Odyssey , at CES 2017 . According to Samsung, this feature is unlockable with just three screws and helps airflow around the innards of each machine. Batteries for the Samsung Notebook Odyssey have 93Wh and 43Wh capacities for the larger and smaller versions, respectively.