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Bose accused of spying on users, illegal wiretapping via Bose Connect app

A lawsuit alleges the Bose Connect app secretly intercepts and shares what you listen to. Email a friend. To. Use commas to separate multiple email addresses. From. Privacy Policy. Thank you. Your message has been sent. Sorry. There was an error … Lawsuit Alleges Bose Tracks What Wireless Headphone Customers Listen ToHuffington Post Bose headphones have been spying on customers, lawsuit claimsWashington Post A lawsuit alleges a Bose app secretly collects and shares everything its headphone users listen toBusiness Insider .


Google Building An Ad Blocker Into Chrome Isn’t As Crazy As It Sounds

Last year, Google reportedly hauled in nearly $20 billion in advertising revenue. It’s a little confusing, then, when a report comes out that says the company is looking at shipping Google Chrome a built-in ad blocker. Image: Pexels. Pexels. Image: Pexels. Report: Google will add an ad blocker to all versions of Chrome Web browserArs Technica Will Google move to block adverts?BBC News Google’s Plan to Build Ad-Blocking Into Chrome Could Be a Very Good ThingGizmodo .


Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Review – GameSpot

GameSpot For Mario Kart fans, Mario Kart 8 Deluxe might look like more of the same with small Double Dash-inspired tweaks. But thanks to a series of updates both big and almost unseen, it’s the version of Mario Kart to get. If you don’t own a Wii U or skipped … Forbes Is Fire Hopping Gone in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe?YouTube .


Warhammer 40000: Dawn Of War III Review

Dawn of War III is a game at odds with itself. Matches start with a lot of momentum and expand quickly before settling into a soft balance for long stretches. Careful control of elite warriors on the front line is essential, but so is constantly … Warhammer 40000: Dawn of War 3 reviewPolygon Dawn of War 3 review in progressPC Gamer Warhammer 40K: Dawn of War 3 Review in Progress – Single-PlayerIGN .


More Details And Images For Dark Souls Publisher’s New Vampire RPG Revealed

Following a report from last week, Bandai Namco today officially announced Code Vein, a vampire game of sorts where you “feast on the blood of enemies” in a “massive interconnected world.” The third-person action-RPG is scheduled to launch on “major … Here’s a look at Code Vein, Bandai Namco’s new anime vampire action RPGPolygon See the first screenshots from Code Vein, Bandai Namco’s new action RPGPC Gamer Bandai Namco announces Code Vein, a new action RPG from the God Eater teamGematsu .


How to increase battery life on the Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 doesn’t have issues with battery life, at least not yet, but if you find yourself needing to top up the device throughout the day, there are a few settings you can adjust to prolong a single charge. There’s actually a crazy new feature coming to a flagship that isn’t the iPhone 8 or Galaxy S8BGR Samsung’s Galaxy S8 apps are better than the Google alternativesZDNet The iPhone 7 Plus is still more powerful than Samsung’s Galaxy S8, according to one set of testsCNBC .


Amazon Lex, the technology behind Alexa, opens up to developers

Amazon Lex, the technology powering Amazon’s virtual assistant Alexa, has exited preview, according to a report from Reuters this morning. The system, which involves natural language understanding technology combined with automatic speech recognition … Amazon opens up Alexa voice and text tech for developers to make new chatbotsArs Technica Amazon’s Alexa voice tech is now available to build chatbotsThe Verge Amazon rolls out chatbot tools in race to dominate voice-powered techReuters .