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Porsche announces details of updated 911 GTS

Whereas pre-facelifted versions of the vehicle came with naturally-aspirated 3.8-liter flat-six engine that produced 420 horsepower and 324 pound-feet of torque, Porsche ditched the whole engine entirely and replacing it with a smaller, albeit turbocharged 3.0-liter flat-six that packs a total output of 450 horsepower and 406 pound-feet of torque.

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Detroit show: Petrol future for Infiniti QX50

Infiniti says the QX50 Concept is equipped with a new Graphic User Interface that employs a wider dashboard touchscreen display for navigation, infotainment, and other vehicle technologies. Design highlights include a sharp, straight character line that runs from the clamshell hood and along the length of its shoulders, Infiniti's double-arch grille, a high-set crescent-cut D-pillar, a "cabin-forward" silhouette, and a slightly more vertical rear hatch; all swathed in a newly-created Forged ...

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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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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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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.