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Sony Announces A HomePod-Like Speaker With Built-In Google Assistant

The base of the speaker meanwhile is metal, delivering a premium finish. Like the Google Home, users can say the "OK, Google" phrase to activate the assistant. "The hybrid driver system with BA and 9mm dynamic driver units brings optimal sound quality to your ears and with a multitude of other sound features such as High-Resolution Audio, LDAC, DSEE HX and S-Master HX", the company said.

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New Legends Will Rise in Destiny 2's Live Action Trailer

Video games are an enormous passion of mine and I will forever be obsessed with how to best translate active experience of playing a video game into the passive experience of watching something. "And it would be very easy to be afraid of that, to lean away from that, or, as you're making a spot like this, to forget about the people who made the first game such a success", he said.

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A Judge Just Blocked Texas' Controversial "Show Me Your Papers" Law

District Judge Orlando Garcia wrote in his injunction, "that SB 4 will erode public trust and make many communities and neighborhoods less safe ", HuffPost reports . The small border city of El Cenizosued to stop the law, and was soon joined by Houston , San Antonio , Dallas, Austin and other cities. The judge wasn't convinced.

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Sony Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact Hands on Video

Trying to lure consumers into buying its new handsets, Sony released promo videos for each of them. The Xperia XZ1 Compact is shaping up to be the most powerful phone you can comfortably use with just one hand. On the optics front, there lies a 19MP Motion Eye sensor at its rear and a 13MP front-facing selfie shooter. Typically, Android manufacturers start with newer devices before working their way down to older devices.

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Google Brings Augmented Reality To Existing Android Phones With ARCore

Obviously others have started to invest in smartphone AR, our goal with Tango has always been to drive that capability into as many devices as possible. Mr Michael Valdsgaard, a developer with the furniture chain Ikea, called the system "rock solid", noting that it could estimate the size of virtual furniture placed in a room with 98 per cent accuracy, despite lacking special sensors.

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US Sells N181bn Warplanes, Weapons To Nigeria

The DSCA delivered their certification of the foreign military sale to the US Congress, as required by law, on August 2, according to United Press International. "Today's meeting was held to discuss ways to improve the relationship between the USA and Nigeria; look at securing greater support in the fight against terrorism and for the humanitarian crisis in different parts of the country, "Saraki enthused".