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Twitter Reports First Quarterly Profit, Despite User Stagnation

Revenues rose 2 percent from the year before to Dollars 732 million. Revenue from advertising, which makes up the bulk of its revenue, rose 1 percent in the quarter. In its last earnings report , the company admitted that it had accidentally overstated its monthly active user count in every quarter since the end of 2014.

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Android gets better Instagram, Snapchat, WhatsApp images, but…

Google says that this update will be rolling out in the next few days, so if you have a Pixel 2 , wait for the February monthly update. That is changing now. But now, the custom designed co-processor can be leveraged by many popular Android apps that use the device's camera, including WhatsApp , Instagram , Snapchat , etc.

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Amazon Nixes Lock-Screen Ads on Prime Exclusive Phones

It's also unclear if smaller, notification-based ads will still appear over the devices. Amazon says it's making this change so consumers can take advantage of advanced features like facial recognition and fingerprint sensors. Amazon wants customers to be able to enjoy biometric security measures like fingerprint readers and facial recognition while also being able to customize the lock screen with photos and wallpapers.

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Crimson Useless Redemption 2 Leaks: Battle Royale, First-Individual Mode, and Extra

Our friend at TrustedReviews got their hands on some Red Dead Redemption 2 leaked documents (they got access to it way back in August 2017, sharing it now after confirming that the details in it are legit). Since official information from Rockstar has corroborated some of what the site received, it now believes it to be true. However, due to parts of the document turning out to be accurate based on the information shared by Rockstar over the months, they chose to share the rest of it as ...

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Broadcom Raises Bid For Qualcomm, Calls It 'Best And Final Offer'

In their letter, Broadcom points out that the final deal would be a 50% premium on the firm's share price on the 2nd of November previous year: the last unaffected day of trading prior to media speculation concerning the potential takeover.

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SpaceX Successfully Launches the Falcon Heavy-And Elon Musk's Roadster

Fittingly, the SpaceX rocket will depart from the same launch pad used for the Saturn V until its final mission in 1973. The launch was originally scheduled to take place at 1.30pm Eastern Time but this has now been pushed back to 2.20pm, or 7.20pm United Kingdom time .