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Google Duo will be pre-installed on the four upcoming Micromax phones

Micromax, an Indian smartphone maker, will be the first to ship its smartphones with Google Duo pre-installed. It does not seem as though Allo will accompany it.

Uber is letting its drivers offer their riders a solar-panel sales pitch — at least so far

Geostellar is a company that markets and sells solar panels online. Recently, they made a move to use Uber and Lyft drivers to pitch their products while offering rides to passengers.

Upcoming PlayStation 4 Games

Looking for a list of the biggest games coming to PlayStation 4 this holiday season? From 'Mafia III' and 'Final Fantasy XV' to the latest Dark Souls DLC and the long-awaited 'The Last Guardian,' here's what to expect.

Forget OnHub: Google may reveal sleek, compact wireless AC router next month

Google is expected to roll out a number of new devices in October that includes Google Wifi, a network router that will be small like the Amazon Echo Dot. The router will be an AC1200-class device, offering speeds of up to 867Mbps.
Movies & TV

Between the Streams: ‘Magnificent Seven,’ ‘Passengers’ trailer, and Magnum P.I. junior?

This week on the show, we'll go over everything from The Magnificent Seven's opening weekend to Hillary Clinton's stint on Between Two Ferns, a Luke Cage preview, our thoughts on the Passengers trailer, and so much more.

Huawei and Leica open new R&D center for better smartphone cameras

Huawei and Leica have announced a new R&D center in Germany, which will be focused on developing new smartphone camera technology, as well as future augmented and virtual reality products.

Happy eighth birthday, Android! Google’s cake salutes previous versions

Google said it was whipping up "something sweet" to celebrate the eighth birthday of the Android mobile operating system, and it turns out it was cake. The cake salutes the previous versions of the operating system.
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SpaceX shares preliminary findings for Amos-6 satellite, rocket explosion

SpaceX has released a statement on the preliminary findings of the investigation into what cause the Amos-9 mission failure, which point to a failure within the Falcon 9's second stage.
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Tech giants count up their cash as the battle to buy Twitter gears up

Plus: Google's Project Daydream VR venture takes a big step, and can't miss-playlists for your weekend party plans.

Biostar takes aim at PC gaming market with its very first mouse, the $10 AM2

This week, Biostar introduced its very first mouse for PC gaming, the AM2. It's designed for eSports gamers and competitive titles, and costs a mere $10. The company didn't say where or when the mouse can be bought.
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Solar-powered liquid battery hybrid prototype could be major breakthrough

A new device combines a solar cell with a large capacity liquid battery, skipping the electricity-making process in favor of transferring the harvested solar energy directly to the battery's electrolyte.