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It hasn’t been long since Facebook forced users to download the Messenger app for mobile if they want to chat with their friends, because it is no longer possible to do that using the main Facebook app. That might have brought about an increase in the number of users on the Messenger app. Today the social network announced that the app now has 500 million users, that’s half a billion people around the world, using this application to stay in touch with their family and friends.

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The thought of having a ghost roam around your home, or over at the place that you work, can be a frightful one for the weak of heart. What happens when robots and ghosts cross over into each other’s worlds? That is the theoretical question which has been more or less “answered” with this recently designed robot that is capable of creating the illusion of a “presence” in the room, although it is not meant for a haunted house. Basically, this unique tool is meant for neurological research, where it could help edge scientists along in their understanding of various conditions such as schizophrenia.

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It has merely been a month since Apple Pay went live and already the new payments service has been embraced by dozens of banks and retailers in the U.S. There is a group of big retailers that is blocking Apple Pay in favor of CurrentC, a similar mobile payments service that they themselves have developed. Walmart is one of those retailers and it reportedly has a big reason for keeping Apple Pay out of its retail locations.

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You might have read about the guy who was able to get Windows 95 up and running on the Samsung Gear Live smartwatch. The guy, who goes by EpicLPer, is back once again and this time around he has been able to run PlayStation 1 games on the Android Wear powered LG G Watch. His method essentially brings games for the first generation PlayStation console to your wrist, though obviously the G Watch is not a device that can double as an archaic gaming console.

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hp-envy-x2Now here is a new computing device, or rather, an updated version of the HP Envy x2 13t that will run on an Intel Core M Broadwell processor that does not break the bank. In fact, the HP Envy x2 13t will retail for $800 and above, depending on the final choice of the hardware specifications that you choose to have inside.

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Now that Google has confirmed the roll out of Android 5.0 Lollipop many Android users around the world want to know when the update will land on their devices. Some OEMs have already confirmed roadmaps for their high-end devices but still many device owners have been left in the dark so they can only guess when they’ll get a taste of Lollipop. If custom ROMs are more your cup of tea then rest assured because work on custom Android 5.0 builds has begun.

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Android Market logoTraveling on the road, especially for long hours at a stretch, can be an extremely tiring experience. Getting enough sleep is of course, one of the major factors to be taken into consideration, and at times, one would also need the power of music in order to remain awake – or simply to spur one on for the last 50 miles or so. General Motors has been rumored to be working alongside Harman International on a project that will see an Android-powered car infotainment system roll out in production cars some time in late 2016.

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It was confirmed by Telltale Games late last year that it is working on an episodic video game adaptation of Game of Thrones, which most of us know as the very popular HBO TV series. Since this series has a massive fan following it wouldn’t surprise anyone to see fans waiting for this game to drop. Well, its time to get excited. Telltale Games has said that the first episode of this video game will premiere “soon.”

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We reported earlier this week when it was discovered that Apple quietly stopped selling any and all Fitbit products through its online store. Previously the company’s online store could be used for purchasing products such as the Fitbit Flex, but not anymore though. But as it turns out the company’s brick and mortar stores across the country are still selling these products and it is not known for sure exactly when they’ll stop carrying products from Fitbit.

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Later this month one of the most highly anticipated games for next-generation consoles will be released. Even though it has been out for PS3 and Xbox 360 for almost a year now, gamers on next-gen consoles have had to wait for a considerable amount of time. Though Rockstar has certainly made it worth their while. Improvements have been made to GTA 5 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. A week before the release takes place Rockstar has posted the GTA 5 launch trailer online.

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