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Emoji Monopoly tokens? New game pieces up for internet vote

That means the vehicle, too. Eight new golden tokens included in the vote have already joined the existing tokens in a Monopoly Token Madness edition of the game. Additional Monopoly tokens include the vehicle, thimble, boot, top hat and battleship, which were among the original set released in 1935. The vehicle, thimble, boot, top hat and battleship were among the original set of tokens while the Scottie dog and wheelbarrow were added in the early 1950s.

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LG Tips QHD 18:9 Display for Upcoming G6 Smartphone

The intention of this new design is to magnify the screen to body ratio. The display ratio has evolved from 4:3, 3:2, 5:3, 16:9 and 17:9, reflecting demand for larger displays to consume multimedia content. That's 2,880 x 1,440 for a pixel density of 564 pixels per inch (PPI). Kim Byeong-koo, senior vice president and head of mobile development group 1 at LG Display , told The Korea Herald: " QHD + is expected to maximize users' experience and value by providing ultra-high definition, ...

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New Rumor Suggests Apple's Augmented Reality Future May Be Coming Into Focus

Unlike virtual reality, augmented reality will overlay images and other forms of data in the real world, which is how Pokémon GO used to work when players would pop up the AR mode on their smartphones and tablets. The firm has built up its AR research through the acquisition of several firms, including PrimeSense, which developed motion-sensing technology in Microsoft's Kinect Gaming syste.

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Snapchat's parent, Snap, picks Britain for its base in Europe

A huge chunk of Snapchat's European audience is in the U.K. The company said that one fifth of its daily active users in Europe are in Britain, and so are many of its biggest advertisers. family's hub outside the US". The company confirmed on Tuesday that it would be moving its non-US operations to the United Kingdom capital. Snap confidentially filed paperwork with the U.S.

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Chevy Bolt wins auto of the Year

Bolt is a pure electric and has no gas engine. Reuss says the car's developers weren't sure what kind of range and price they would end up with when they started the project, but everything turned out just right. The Bolt received 364 points from jurors. It beat out runners-up Genesis G90 and Volvo S90. Among trucks, the Honda Ridgeline bested the Nissan Titan and Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] F-Series Super Duty.

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CES 2017: Super Retro Boy, Inspired By Original Game Boy, Showcased

Retro-Bit says the Super Retro Boy will be launching in the U.S. around August at a price of $80. Its D-pad is located at the opposite side of its AB smash buttons, so the similarities between the Super Retro Boy and the Game Boy were indeed noticeable.