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Google Pixel Watch: Specs, $349+, Wear OS 3, and everything we know so far

Google Pixel Watch: Specs, $349+, Wear OS 3, and everything we know so far

Google officially announced its first smartwatch at I/O 2022 in May, but only provided a “first look” ahead of the full reveal this fall alongside the Pixel 7 and 7 Pro. 9to5Google has revealed a number of new details since then, and here’s everything we know about the Pixel Watch. Original: July 4 Update 1: …

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Google Pixel Watch: Specs, $349+, Wear OS 3, and everything we know so far

Google Pixel Watch: Specs, $349+, Wear OS 3, and everything we know so far

Google officially announced its first smartwatch at I/O 2022 in May, but only provided a “first look” ahead of the full reveal this fall alongside the Pixel 7 and 7 Pro. 9to5Google has revealed a number of new details since then, and here’s everything we know about the Pixel Watch. Original: July 4 Update 1: …

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Twitch Bans Major Gambling Sites After Streamers Threaten Strike

Twitch Bans Major Gambling Sites After Streamers Threaten Strike

Image: Twitch / Kotaku / VictorWard (Shutterstock) It’s been a rough 24 hours for people broadcasting in purple. After a scandal broke that a Twitch streamer had been scamming viewers and peers alike out of an alleged $200,000 to fund a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive addiction, top personalities started exerting pressure on the live-streaming company to …

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Infinity Ward address Modern Warfare 2 minimap, visibility, Perks & more in beta community update

Infinity Ward have commented on player feedback of the Modern Warfare 2 beta, addressing the changes they plan to implement in weekend two. Week one of the Modern Warfare 2 beta came to a close on September 20 and Infinity Ward have revealed that changes will be made to improve the gameplay experience prior to …

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4 Reasons You Shouldn't Update Your iPhone to iOS 16 Yet

4 Reasons You Shouldn’t Update Your iPhone to iOS 16 Yet

This story is part of Focal Point iPhone 2022, CNET’s collection of news, tips and advice around Apple’s most popular product. It’s exciting to update your iPhone to explore all the new features, and that can be especially said of iOS 16. You’ve got lock screen customization (with widgets), the ability to unsend and edit text …

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New Windows 11 Features That Make the 2022 Update Worth It

New Windows 11 Features That Make the 2022 Update Worth It

Microsoft released its first major update for Windows 11 on Tuesday. The update includes new security, productivity, accessibility and gaming features.  The operating system is fast approaching its one-year anniversary. At launch, the new operating system brought dozens of new features to life, including a redesigned interface, widgets, a more accessible Microsoft Teams experience, multiple desktops and Snap Layouts and Groups, …

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New Windows 11 Features That Make the 2022 Update Worth It

New Windows 11 Features That Make the 2022 Update Worth It

Microsoft released its first major update for Windows 11 on Tuesday. The update includes new security, productivity, accessibility and gaming features.  The operating system is fast approaching its one-year anniversary. At launch, the new operating system brought dozens of new features to life, including a redesigned interface, widgets, a more accessible Microsoft Teams experience, multiple desktops and Snap Layouts and Groups, …

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Windows 11 is getting its first big update. Here’s what’s inside.

Windows 11 is getting its first big update. Here’s what’s inside.

They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks. Thankfully, the same can’t be said for your computer. After launching Windows 11 last fall, Microsoft is polishing it up with the first of many regular “feature updates” the operating system will get during its life span. Panos Panay, Microsoft’s chief product officer of Windows …

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YouTube's Algorithm Reportedly Doesn't Care if You 'Thumbs Down' Videos

YouTube’s Algorithm Reportedly Doesn’t Care if You ‘Thumbs Down’ Videos

YouTube has already stopped videos from displaying the number of dislikes it’s received, but apparently giving a video a thumbs down doesn’t change how many similar videos the platform recommends you.Photo: Wachiwit (Shutterstock) My YouTube recommendations are full of old reruns of Gordon Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares. It might be partly my mistake for getting drunk …

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Apple Says iOS 16's New Haptic Keyboard Option Might Affect Battery Life

Apple Says iOS 16’s New Haptic Keyboard Option Might Affect Battery Life

iOS 16 introduced a new haptic feedback option for the default keyboard. When enabled, the iPhone makes a slight vibration after each key tapped while typing, providing physical confirmation that the key was pressed. The feature is a useful addition to the iPhone, but keep in mind that Apple says it can potentially impact battery …

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