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Mass Extinctions on Earth Coincided With Out-of-Whack Carbon Cycles

Periods during which large percentages of species died off occurred at the same time as big swings in carbon isotopes found in Earth’s geological record, according to new research from MIT. By Matt Smith. September 21, 2017. 7:00 AM EDT. Share on …A sixth mass extinction event could reach the tipping …

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iOS 11: The Notes app and how it works

Is there a more versatile iOS app than Notes? It was one of the original iPhone apps, and with every update to iOS it’s become a more capable receptacle for our text, images, checklists, and just about anything else you can think of. iOS 11 How to turn off Wi-Fi …

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How to turn off Wi-Fi and Bluetooth in iOS 11 for real

In the good old days of iOS 10 (and previous versions), you could turn off Wi-Fi and Bluetooth whenever you felt like it by invoking Control Center or by diving into the Settings app. The latter is the more annoying option, although if you’ve got 3D iOS 11’s Control Center …

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Report: iPhone X Production Hasn’t Started Yet

The iPhone X is Apple’s new flagship iPhone that paves the way for the future of the company’s smartphone designs. Consumers will be able to pre-order the iPhone X from October 27, with the phone’s launch date set as November 3. However, actually …Apple hasn’t even started iPhone X production, claims …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Review

Samsung’s Galaxy Note series phones have set benchmarks for the company, featuring the absolute best it has to offer in terms of mobile technology. The big differentiating factor from the S series has been bigger screens and the S-Pen stylus, and this …Hands-on with Vivo’s Slim-bezeled, 18:9 Selfie Phone

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review: A note-worthy comeback

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8 is more than just a smartphone. It’s a statement, and quite a bold one at that. The Galaxy Note 8, the way things turned out for the Galaxy Note 7, was hard to conjure for most people. The Galaxy Note 8 wasn’t meant to be, they …

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Apple TV 4K review: so close, so far

Listeners of The Vergecast know that I’ve been ridiculously excited about the new Apple TV 4K for weeks now, because there isn’t a great standalone streaming device that supports Dolby Vision 4K HDR and the new Dolby Atmos surround sound format.Apple TV 4K review:

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Wait, so Google only wants the HTC team that copies iPhones?

Just as anticipated, Google and HTC announced a few hours ago that Google is indeed going to buy a part of the struggling Taiwanese company. But while we thought Google will buy the entire mobile division of HTC, that’s not actually what happens Google’s $1.1 billion HTC deal: Can Google …

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iOS 11’s Control Center may say Bluetooth, Wi-Fi are off, but that’s just not true

You can still turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth in iOS 11’s Control Center, but you just can’t turn them fully off from there. Image: Apple. Apple has made changes in iOS 11 that push its devices towards Wi-Fi and Bluetooth being enabled by default, which The iOS 11 Control Center …

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Apple hasn’t even started iPhone X production, claims analyst

Holding out for an iPhone X? They may be thin on the ground as a series of production delays push manufacturing to mid-October. Must read : The one must-have accessory for all iPhone 8/iPhone X owners …Report claims iPhone X might arrive even later than we thought