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Hyundai is reportedly interested in buying Boston Dynamics from SoftBank

Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group is reportedly discussing the idea of offloading robot maker Boston Dynamics to South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Company. While incredibly advanced and capable, the fact that

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European Commission accuses Amazon of using third-party seller data to bolster its own products

Big tech companies always seem to be at the center of at least a few antitrust lawsuits and investigations, and Amazon is certainly no exception to that rule. Today, the

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Epic gave V-Bucks ‘bonus’ to Fortnite players with funds trapped in Apple’s ecosystem

It’s been almost three months since Apple booted Fortnite from the App Store, essentially blocking Mac and iPhone players from playing on those devices. Epic and Apple are still battling

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The Army National Guard will help bring esports labs into high schools

The US Army’s relationship with esports has been an uneasy one, but that hasn’t stopped branches of the military from becoming more involved in the industry. The latest move has

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Ring recalls 350,000 doorbells following battery fires

Ring isn’t having the best year. The Amazon-owned company has faced continued privacy-violation complaints, and it’s just recalled hundreds of thousands of its second-generation smart video doorbells following reports of

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Spotify drops $235 million on podcast ad-tech company

Spotify just acquired podcast ad-tech company Megaphone for a whopping $235 million in an effort to broaden its advertising, marketing and publishing toolsets for podcast creators.Spotify has made a push

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AOC and Porsche Design unveil stylish 240Hz/1440p monitor

A 1440p display with a 240Hz refresh rate is the perfect companion for a meaty rig packing an RTX 30-series or upcoming Big Navi graphics card. For a monitor that

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