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Google may be building an Amazon Echo Show competitor

You can also watch videos on its 2.5 inch screen if you want. Amazon holds a commanding lead in the smart speaker market, taking up 70 percent of USA device sales, according to eMarketer. The device will only be available in December, with pre-orders already being accepted for a price of $130. Building on that concept, Engadget reported in July that Amazon was preparing to come out with a shorter, slimmer Echo with a cloth covering.

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Nintendo Creators Program Will Block YouTube Live Streaming

According to IGN , all members of the program are now forbidden from livestreaming Nintendo games through YouTube , which is unfortunate considering the rapidly approaching launch of Super Mario Odyssey . Though that has been mostly dealt with through the creation of the Nintendo Creators Program, a service that allows various Internet personalities on YouTube to be allowed to monetize their videos as long as they meet the specific guidelines that must be followed.

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Boston Red Sox infielder could play in simulated game Sunday

Still, one Boston win or one NY loss and the Red Sox have their second straight AL East title. 2015 - The New York Yankees clinched an AL wild-card spot, ending a two-year absence from the postseason by beating the Boston Red Sox 4-1.

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Texas opens Big 12 play with 17-7 defeat of Iowa State

Chris Warren III added a rushing touchdown for the Longhorns (2-2, 1-0), who improved to 13-2 against the Cyclones (2-2, 0-1). Midway through the second quarter, Buechele connected with Toneil Carter for a 22-yard touchdown to extend the lead to 14-0.

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Ikea acquires TaskRabbit for handyman services

Ikea said it "continuously strives to develop new and improved products and services to make our customers' lives a little bit easier". According to tech news site Recode , Ikea will treat TaskRabbit, which is reportedly profitable, as an independent subsidiary and keep on its CEO Stacy Brown-Philpot.

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IMC 2017: Mittal & Ambani in sync to make India a digital society

He said the Indian economy would grow from Dollars 2.5 trillion to over USD 7 trillion and rank among top 3 economies in next 10 years, thanks to the contribution of the Indian telecom and IT industry which would play a key role in creating digital transformation.